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19:39
19:39

King Oyo Calls for An End to Teenage Pregnancy 2 1

King Oyo, said whenever a teenager or an adolescent falls victim to early and unintended pregnancy, the country loses a future doctor, lawyer, engineer and religious leaders.
19:22
19:22

Gov’t to Reconsider Total Ban on Plastics ban kaveera 3 1

President Museveni in March assented to the National Environment bill into law which among other things provides for manufacturers of polythene bags and plastics to recycle plastic waste and also label the polythene bags in a bid to minimize effects to the environment.
19:16
19:16

2019 Africa Netball Cup: Uganda Overpower Kenya to Finish Third 2

The She Cranes defeated Kenya by 19 goals with the game ending 61-42.
19:05
19:05

Gov’t Not Frustrating Constitutional Amendment Bill- Minister Ajedra 2 1

Niwagaba sought a certificate for his Bill immediately after being granted leave by parliament last month to introduce the Private Member’s Bill for its first reading. However, he has since not acquired the Certificate of Financial Implication despite a letter dated 18th September from the Clerk to Parliament, Jane Kibirige, to the Finance Ministry Permanent Secretary Keith Muhakanizi, requesting for issuance of the Certificate.
18:49
18:49

Graphics Designer Testifies in Mak Gold Scandal Case accusation 2 1

Defense lawyer Humphrey Tumwesigye said to be an expert, it doesn’t only mean one must have gone through formal education. “You can become an expert through experience,” he told court.
18:02
18:02

New HIV Drug Dolutegravir Linked to Excessive Weight Gain

HIV researcher Prof. Adeeba Kamaru says health workers should tell the women about the risks associated with the use of this HIV drug in order for them to make informed choices.
17:26
17:26

Kadaga Slams Tourism Board for Snubbing Miss Tourism pageant 3 1

Kadaga was speaking during a meeting with the newly crowned Miss Tourism Phiona Bridget Kyeru, 22, who is scheduled to represent the country at the competitions that are due to take place next month.
16:04
16:04

NDA Sanctions Panty Condom Acceptability Study SAMASHA Uganda 2 1

The condom which comes in different colors and enables a couple to have sex with a panty or lingerie on is a combination of lingerie and a contraceptive made of polyurethane is to only be used once but also has a reserve condom attached.
15:56
15:56

Wakiso Land Vendors Refuse to Refund UGX 7 Billion 3 1

Their lawyer Professor Frederick Ssempebwa told the Land Commission of Inquiry on Tuesday afternoon that his clients have opted to go to court to challenge Commissioner for Land Registration in the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development for double titling of the same piece of land to their clients and others.
14:32
14:32

Ministers Endorse Collaboration Framework on Ebola Preparedness 2

Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng said the Ministers are copying the World Health Organisation model which enables them to intervene in countries expriencing public health emergencies swiftly. While this is technical, she says the proposed one is political to guide quick decision making.
13:21
13:21

10 Police Officers Secretly Charged Over Nagirinya Murder 1

Police Court Chairperson, Dennis Odongpiny, hesitantly confirmed to Uganda Radio Network –URN that the officers have been charged and would return tomorrow.
07:46
07:46

Parental Consent Not Needed for Immunization-MOH Ministry of Health 3 1

Dr Alfred Driwale, the Programme Manager of the Uganda Expanded Programme on Immunization-UNEPI explains that while the immunization act gives parents the responsibility to take their children for immunization between the ages of 0-5 years, they have no responsibility when it comes to national exercises.
07:08
07:08

Gomba Land Claimants Abandon Mediation Efforts 3 1

Israel Kayonde, one of the title claimants of the disputed three miles of government land said they will now turn to the full scope of investigations after failing to agree in four different mediation meetings.
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