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20:30
20:30

Naguru Hospital Management Ejected from PAC Over Flawed Accounts 4 1

The MPs noticed a number of anomalies in the financial statement while interrogating the team on the poor absorption of funds by the hospital. In his report, the Auditor General noted that the hospital received Shillings 8.4billion in the financial year and only spent Shillings 8bn leaving a balance of 399M.
20:05
20:05

Nine Pick Presidential Nomination Papers From EC 5 6

Each of the aspirants is among other requirement required to collect 100 signatures from every district to support their nomination.
20:00
20:00

Bobi Wine Accused of Forging Signatures That Changed NURP to NUP 2 2

The former NURP founder members made the accusations through city lawyer, James Byamukama, who addressed journalists in Kampala on Tuesday. Byamukama said NURP has 395 members who claim that the party name was changed by only 51 members.
19:19
19:19

NSSF, Finance Ministry Sabotaging Midterm Access-Lyomoki nssf bill 4 1

Workers MP Sam Lyomoki has said there are plans to sabotage the National Social Security (NSSF) amendment Bill 2019 that seeks to allow for midterm access for member’s savings.
18:01
18:01

COVID-19: Artists to Get UGX 6.6bn Stimulus Package COVID 19 2

The State Minister for Youths and Children Affairs Florence Nakiwala says that the Department of Culture in the Ministry is compiling the list of beneficiaries and working out modalities to run the fund.
17:06
17:06

UPDF Captain Arrested Over Alleged Extortion 1

Captain Abaho was arrested alongside his alleged accomplice, Wilberforce Turyakira, by operatives at Café Javas in Kampala on Monday evening.
16:49
16:49

USD 14 Million Spent On Condoms in Three Years – Study condom use 2

Commenting on the assessment, Vastha Kibirige, who coordinates the Condom Unit at the Ministry of Health said they are challenged by the fact that the government free condoms received by the people are not targeted revealing finding them in big hotels in Kampala yet they are meant for those that can’t afford.
14:29
14:29

Legal Committee Rejects Proposal for Establishment of Speaker’s Panel 1

The committee in its report observes that even when the proposal is a desirable practice, it would contravene Article 93 of the Constitution since it would be creating a constitutional position that would require facilitation and other perks.
13:33
13:33

Dr Isaac Kajja Appointed Ag. Principal Mak College of Health Sciences Makerere University 1 Top story

Kajja was in the recent search process for the Deputy Principal nominated unopposed for the position and subsequently appointed. However, the position of the Principal remains contested, a move which has created a leadership crisis at the College.
12:11
12:11

Business Operators Around Educational Institutions Hit Hard By Closure 5 1

Audrey Kukunda, the Proprietor Velvet Restaurant in Nakawa near Makerere University Business School (MUBS), says before the lockdown she would serve over 100 customers, which isn’t the case. She also reveals that some of the students would for their meals for the entire semester.
11:26
11:26

UPDF Bars LDUs from Daytime Operations 1 Top story

A statement by the newly appointed Defense Ministry Spokesperson, Brig Flavia Byekwaso, says although LDUs who have completed a fresher training are going to be redeployed, their role is restricted to strengthening night operations to curb crime.
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10:52

Mak Staff Tribunal Orders Reinstatement of Dismissed Political Science Don Makerere University 1

Dr Okuku was among the 45 staff that were fired by the institution in December 2018. He was sacked for alleged incompetence and inefficiency based on the alleged failure to release results of Urban and Rural Development, a course unit he taught in Semester II for 2016/2017 academic year for almost a full year.
07:54
07:54

Hostel Owners Ask Students to Pick Property 2 4

“Dear Servite residents, due to the long unexpected holiday, you are all allowed to pick your property from your respective rooms in the presence of all your roommates,” read a notice at Servite student’s hostel.Reads the notice at Servite students hostel Kyambogo.
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