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23:01
23:01

Parliament to Merge Bills Relating to Death and Inheritance plenary 2 1

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has proposed measures to fast track five bills which he says should have been merged into one.
20:46
20:46

Minister Tables List of 177 Missing Ugandans 5 1

The Minister of Internal Affairs Gen. Jeje Odongo on Thursday tabled before Parliament a list of 177 names of arrested Ugandans.
20:08
20:08

SFC Deserter Arrested Again over UGX 4 Billion Theft a Week After Release 1 1

Criminal Investigations Directorate –CID Spokesperson, Charles Twine, said Katwesigye was arrested on Wednesday after he was cited in the theft of another 4 billion shillings this time in fake dollar transactions.
17:30
17:30

Opposition Warns on Escalating Debt, Wants More Funding in Agriculture, Tourism 6 1

In the current 2020/2021 budget, the Works and Transport docket took the lion’s share with an allocation of 5.84 trillion Shillings, followed by Security with an allocation of 4.5 trillion Shillings. Agriculture and Tourism are among the least funded sectors.
17:18
17:18

Athletes Step up Preparation for Source of the Nile Half Marathon Lubega abdu karim 1 2

Fortunate Turabwe says this will be his second time to participate in a marathon. He, however, says that he has prepared enough for the event, which he believes will be his trigger for excelling in other events.
16:50
16:50

Mobs Kills Two Suspected Thugs in Kampala Joseph Kakooza 2 1

According to preliminary police findings, a group of thugs raided houses in Kabusu where they smashed windows and tried to force their way inside the homes. Residents summoned their courage and decided to chase the thugs.
16:44
16:44

Woman Accused of Defrauding 200 Girls of Sh90m in Job Promises 1 1

Jumia Kamwoka was picked from Komamboga, Kawempe division with 200 girls picked from various parts of the country on promises of securing for them jobs in Kampala City. Kamwoka, according to CID Spokesperson Charles Twine, is a coordinator of Alliance in Motion Global Uganda Limited.
16:42
16:42

PAC Queries Fuel Marking Contract with Swiss Firm 4 1

The Auditor General’s report states that the program revenue budget in the financial year ending June 2018 was 3.330 Billion Shillings but only 3.154 Billion Shillings was collected, as a result, the activity on national monitoring coverage of fuel quality was not fully undertaken.
16:25
16:25

Oulanyah Sets 2021/2022 Budget Timeline 11th Parliament 4

Oulanyah told MPs that the 10th Parliament is mandated to complete the budget process before the 11th Parliament commences on May 20.
15:36
15:36

KCCA Leisure Park Dilapidated, UGX 700Million Fountain Vandalised 3 3

Joshua Muwanguzi, a resident of Kibuye Mujuko zone, is one of the people who use the park whenever he needs to rest when he comes to town. Muwanguzi says KCCA should renovate the park to give the city a good look.
14:54
14:54

My Team Need Critical Treatment for Campaign Violence Injuries -Amuriat 2 1

Amuriat explains that he got into direct confrontations with security agencies—mainly police and the army—on several occasion. For instance, he says he was arrested 13 times, confined in different places, taken to court three times.
14:32
14:32

Farmers Willing to Cost-Share On Vaccines With Gov't, As Quarantine Hits Milk Supplies 5 1

Apophia Nayebare, a milk trader in Kampala, says if they increase the price of the milk beyond Shs1,400 per liter, they risk losing their customers, yet the margin is very small, less than Shs 100, before deducting other expenses.
13:58
13:58

MP Othieno Tables Bill Seeking to Regulate Real Estate Agents 2 1

MP Richard Othieno told parliament that the Bill seeks to regulate the sector were most real estate agents make money through commission for services rendered in sale and purchase of properties. Okoth observed that although Parliament passed the Landlord and Tenants Act in 2019, the Real Estate Agents were left out unregulated. He says that the absence of the law to govern the operation of the real estate’s agents predisposes unsuspected sellers and buyers of property to some unscrupulous real estate agents. Othieno says that the Bill will streamline and aid the real estate growth in the country.
12:45
12:45

Kyagulanyi’s Lawyers Sent Back to Get Practicing Certificates 4 1

As per the rules governing presidential election petitions, a petitioner must seek leave of court to withdraw the same from the Supreme Court. This week, the application seeking to withdraw the petition was published in the Uganda Gazette and hence Court had set today as the day of hearing the application to that effect.
12:22
12:22

Police FC Chairman Kasingye Suspended from Football for Six Months AIGP Asan Kasingye 1

“An automatic 6-month ban from all football related activities (Nationally & Internationally) to be served in the event that Kasingye commits any other specified unethical conduct against match officials or club officials or in case he fails to furnish proof of payment of the fine” FUFA added
10:37
10:37

Kireka Family Loses Hope After A Month of Searching for Missing Child 3 1

According to Tumwebabaze, on that day, she left the minor in the house watching television and took her car to the nearby washing bay for cleaning as usual. Tumwebabaze says that she returned home in a space of fewer than 30 minutes only to find her grandchild missing.
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