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Uganda\'s Honey Exports Grow 1

Ugandas honey exports have doubled in the past one year, and the line ministry says the sector is now a major contributor to the economy.
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Namutumba Aspirants Petition NRM EC Over Civil Servants election 2016 2 1 Top story

Musa Dhatemwa, the LC 3 chairperson Namutumba Town Council accuses the officials of defying Public Service standing orders that require civil servants to resign from office before running for political office.
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Chaos Mar National ID Picking in Mbarara national id data 1

Residents says despite going to the Divisions several times, some of the have failed to get their national IDs. They worry that the conduct of officials and the long queues may discourage other people from picking theirs.
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Panic in Masaka as Names of Senior NRM Officials Miss from Party Register party primaries 2

According to Kalungi, he has informed the party leadership to rectify the problem as soon as possible.
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NRM Bans Aspirants From Fundraising During Primaries. nrm party 3 1 Top story

NRM EC boss, Dr. Odoi says the ban on fundraisers is aimed at reducing the increasing monetisation of politics within the party, that includes bribing of voters, but also places candidates who are financially constrained in a disadvantaged position.
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Police Boss Detained by UNRA Probe Team 3 1 Top story

The commission established that the Babwetera had not carried out any investigation on the UNRA UGX 1.4bn loss despite having been funded by the authority to do it.
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Akena UPC Faction Issues Election Roadmap 2 1 Top story

Ishaa Otto, the national mobilisation secretary of the Otunnu administration says they are still implementing the party roadmap issued earlier.
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Rtd. Major Rurangaranga Not Dead - Daughter 1 1 Top story

Rtd Major Rurangaranga, the former UPC Chairperson, was on Monday flown by helicopter from his home in Kitagata, Sheema district and admitted at Nakasero Hospital in the intensive care unit. He is said to be suffering from advanced diabetes.
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Ex Local Gov\'t PS Kashaka Returns to Court to Defend Appeal

In her ruling, Justice Catherine Bamugemereire noted that Kashaka mindlessly signed away public funds.
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Tenants Count Losses as KCCA Closes Buildings 3 1 Top story

Tenants of Uganda House that hosts the headquarters of Uganda Peoples Congress, this morning woke up only to find huge locks on the doors to their business offices leaving them stranded.
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Uganda Still Issues 56 Redundant Licenses

According to Achan, the 56 licenses need to be repealed because they no longer serve any purpose.
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Police Hunt for Lango War Claimants\' Bosses 2 Top story

Manshur Suwed, the Central North regional police spokesperson says the duo is accused of embezzlement, abuses of office and theft under CRB number 1830/2015 registered at Lira Central Police Station.Suwed confirmed the duo was summoned but has never appeared at the police station to record their statement and has since gone missing from.
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UWEC Develops Five Years Strategic Plan 3

James Musinguzi, the UWEC Executive Director says for quite a long time, the center has been operating as a trustee, which has been limiting its access to government funding.
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Blood Tests Can Reduce Infant Mortality - Expert antenatal care 1 2 Top story

Problems arise when the mother is Rh- and the father Rh because there are chances that the fetus can inherit the Rh factor from the father, and the mothers system fights it as a foreign body.
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Police Arrest Poor Youth Member For Illegal Gun Possesion

Police spokesperson Fred Enanga told URN that a concerned crime preventer had informed the police about a gun that was in the possession of Vincent Kaggwa. He says, they moved into his home to conduct a search and arrested him in the process. However, he could not confirm if a gun was found in the house.
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Aiba Rules Ssekabembe, Kyakonye Out Of All Africa Games congo brazzaville 1 1

National boxers Micheal Ssekabembe and Willy Kyayonye have been ruled out of the forth coming 2015 All Africa Games because of health reasons.
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UNRA Lost Billions in \'Forged\' Fuel Cards unra probe 3 1 Top story

The commission heard that in one instance, fuel was withdrawn from Gulu at 10am and five minutes later, the same card withdrew fuel from a Kampala station.
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Apac District Gets Ugx 500M For Hospital Renovation world bank

Dr. Alfred Acanga, the Medical Superintendent Apac General Hospital says about Shillings 3 billion is required for major renovation works.
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Museveni, Uhuru Due In Juba For Signing of Peace Deal igad peace deal

Salva Kiirs government says it has reservations on the proposal to demilitarise Juba, which includes the withdrawal of Ugandan troops and surrendering three states in the Upper Nile to the rebel faction.
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Luweero Leaders, Residents Threaten Protest Over Municipality. service delivery 3

Residents and leaders say the NRM government has forgotten them despite their role in the NRA liberation war. They threaten to protest in next years general elections by electing opposition candidates.
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