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18:36
18:36

UNATU Leaders Endorse Teachers' Strike Ahead Of Museveni's Meeting uganda strikes

Uganda National Teachers Union (UNATU) leaders have agreed to start a sit-down strike countrywide ahead of a planned meeting with President Yoweri Museveni on Thursday.
18:34
18:34

MPs Call for Investigation of 44Billion Shs Youth Employment Fund youth convention

Members of Parliament have today asked government to halt the disbursement of money under the Job Stimulus Programme until a proper investigation is carried out to prove its viable usage. In 2010, government initiated the Job Stimulus program with the aim of creating employment for the youths.
17:58
17:58

MPs Split over Suspending MUK Vice Chancellor 4

Members of Parliament on the Social Services Committee of Parliament today disagreed over the why Makerere University Vice Chancellor, Prof. Venansius Baryamureeba was still in office yet he had not been cleared rape allegations. Prof Baryamureeba has been accused for raping a 26 year old female.
17:56
17:56

Masaka Hospital Director In Trouble Over Patients' Strike drug thefts 1

Dr. Florence Tugumisirize, the Masaka Regional Referral Hospital Director is in trouble over a series of strikes by patients, forcing their leader to go without food.
17:26
17:26

Kyabazinga Cup Stalls Due to Lack of Funds

The Busoga clan football tournament has stalled because of lack of funds. The tournament was scheduled to start on July 20, 2011 but didn’t kick off because of lack of funds. 16 teams had registered to take part in the tournament that is also known as Kyabazinga cup.
17:22
17:22

West Nile Teachers Conduct Lessons As UNATU Strike Delays To Start teachers strike

Teachers in schools across West Nile reported to work on Wednesday amidst confusion as they waited for a directive from Uganda National Teachers Union (UNATU) to start the strike over poor pay.
17:04
17:04

Gulu DP Boss Happy About Defection of Two Party Members

Kerubino Uma, the Gulu Democratic Party chairperson says that he is happy about the defection of Emmanuel Mwaka Lutukumoi and former Gulu Woman parliamentary aspirant Christine Atimango to NRM party.
16:45
16:45

Police Identify Juba Bus Accident Victims

Police have finally identified the three people who were killed in a bus accident on Tuesday while traveling from Juba to Kampala.
16:41
16:41

Court of Appeal Nullifies Mao's DP Leadership norbert mao

The court of appeal has today thrown out a notice filed by Democratic Party President Norbert Mao, intending to appeal against a High Court judgment that nullified the election of Mathias Nsubuga as the party Secretary General.
16:11
16:11

Tension Mounts in Mbarara as Artisans Vow to Defy Eviction Notice vp

Tension is mounting amongst artisans operating in the road reserve along Makhansing Street in Kamukuzi division of Mbarara Municipality following threats of eviction by the municipality. Last month, Mbarara Municipality issued an eviction notice to the artisan to vacate the area by August 1, 2011.
15:59
15:59

Gulu's Most Wanted Army Deserter Arrested army deserters

Police at Unyama out post in Gulu have arrested a UPDF army deserter, who is suspected to be behind the increased wave of crimes in the area.
15:43
15:43

Mbale Teachers Face Dismissal Over Participating in Sit Down Strike teachers strike 2

Teachers from Mbale who went on a sit down strike this morning over low pay face threats of arrest and dismissal.
15:35
15:35

Activists for Change Back With Light a Candle Campaign julian nalwanga

Activists for Change have bounced back with a new campaign called light a candle. This is the third campaign started by the group after the walk to work protests and the hooting campaign.
15:27
15:27

Activist Stages Hunger Strike to Protest Poor Delivery of Health Services mechanics

A man claiming to be a patient’s rights activist has started a hunger strike to protest the poor delivery of services at Masaka Referral hospital. Swaibu Sula Mbaaya started the hunger strike this morning and pitched camp at the office of Masaka Resident District Commissioner.
14:39
14:39

Jinja Teachers On Duty, Wait For UNATU Directive teachers strike

Schools in Jinja municipal council are operating normally as teachers all over the country prepare for a sit down strike over poor pay.
12:36
12:36

Teaching Going On Normally In Kabarole Schools teachers salaries 2

Teaching in primary schools in Kabarole district is going on normally despite a planned strike by teachers demanding salary increment.
12:22
12:22

West Nile Elders Embark on Tree Planting Campaign to Avoid Lightning Strikes 2

Authorities and local elders in Arua and Maracha districts have embarked on a campaign to plan trees to act as lightning arrestors. It follows advice by some experts that tree can help contain lightning strikes in the area.
11:56
11:56

Fisheries Task Force clash with Fishermen in Mpigi

Male explains that the fisheries task force was commissioned by the fisheries state minister Ruth Nankabirwa to oversee the fishing activities on fishing sites around Ggolo and other sites.
11:52
11:52

Primary School Teachers In Mayuge Start Strike teachers strike

At least 142 primary schools in Mayuge District did not open for classes this morning following the announcement of a teachers’ sit down strike over little pay.
11:38
11:38

UN Security Council to adopt 2000th Resolution today resolutions 1

The first UN resolution was adopted in January 1946 and tourists have been visiting the room where the first resolution was adopted and where the 2000th resolution is expected to be adopted from.
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