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18:07
18:07

Kawempe Police Station Land Title Missing 1 3

Legislators sitting on the Public Accounts Committee PAC this afternoon learnt that the land title for Kawempe police station in Kampala district is missing. The MPs learnt that there has not been a trace for the land title in the Uganda Land Commission ULC offices since 2010.
17:51
17:51

PAC Wants Forensic Audit of Police Finances electricity 1 1

Parliaments Public Accounts Committee PAC has ordered the office of the Auditor General to conduct a forensic audit of the Uganda Police Force financial records particularly the accumulated arrears.
17:30
17:30

Pension Scam Suspects Jailed 5-10 Years 1

The trio was earlier in the day convicted by the Anti-Corruption Court for fraudulently budgeting 88.2 billion Shillings as civil servants contribution to National Social Security Fund NSSF well knowing that public servants are exempted from contributing to NSSF.
17:27
17:27

Rubanda School Closed Over Violent Strike muko high school

Reverend Jackson Rutoosha, the School Head Teacher, says that the students have been sent home after a meeting with stakeholders today. He says Senior Six students who begin examinations on Monday will have to commute from their homes.
16:46
16:46

Lwengo Politician Convicted for Assaulting Journalist eddie ssansa luwaga 2 3

Luwaga, a parliamentary contender from Bukoto Midwest constituency in Lwengo district was found guilty of assaulting a journalist Shamim Jjingo Nakawooya on October 28 2015 at Masaka Regional Police Headquarters.
16:03
16:03

Uganda Gets UGX 115 Billion to Support South Sudan Refugees uganda--south sudan 2 Top story

The funding was announced today by Christos Stylianides, the EU commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management who is currently in Uganda. He is visiting the Bidibidi; a new settlement that has become one of the largest refugee-hosting areas in the world.
15:41
15:41

Business, Policy Leaders Commit to Further Action on Energy Transition climate change 1

A global campaign to be launched in early 2017 seeks to mobilize new forms of capital and new investors to end energy poverty before 2030.
15:26
15:26

Paris Agreement Yet Make Impact on Climate Change - Report 1

The report, released at the UN Climate Change Conference in Marrakech Morrocco, says countries have not done much to put into actions their Climate action plans eleven months since the Paris Climate Change Agreement was signed.
14:21
14:21

Ugandan Players Battle In Tanzania Chess Open arthur ssegwanyi

Top Ugandan players are in Dar es-Salaam, Tanzania to battle for top honours in the FIDE rated Tanzania Chess Open Championship that started today and ends on Sunday at the Peacock Hotel.
14:18
14:18

Police Nets One Suspect in Jinja Loans Scam fraud 2 1

Police believe the suspect is part of a group of people who opened up Crane Financial Services, a pseudo company that has been collecting money from people with promises of giving them cheap loans.
13:15
13:15

Fourteen Arrested in Kabale Police Swoop boda boda riders 1 1

Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson Elly Maate says several complaints had been lodged by travelers who have lost handbags, phones and other valuables and others whose vehicles were broken into. All complaints were against bodaboda cyclists, some of who were also accused of rape.
12:47
12:47

Lwamafa, Obey Convicted in Pension Scam Trial ps jimmy lwamafa Top story

Lwamafa was convicted alongside the former Principal Accountant in the Pensions Department Christopher Obey, and Stephen Kiwanuka Kunsa, the former Director Research and Development. The three were jointly accused of fraudulently budgeting 88.2 billion Shillings as civil servants contribution to National Social Security Fund NSSF well knowing that public servants are exempted from contributing to NSSF.
12:06
12:06

Betway Power Stops KIU Titans in Game Two tiger head power 1

Betway Power dominated all the four quarters edging the KIU side 24-21 in the first quarter, 45-31 in the second and 65-50,83-67 in the third and fourth quarter.
11:04
11:04

Raw Mangoes Replace School Meals as Districts Battle Food Crisis crop failures 4 1

Government recently announced that up to 1.3 million people in were in dire need of food aid due to poor harvests. The situation is so unprecedented that parents in the district of Kalungu now pack the drought-tolerant mango fruit for children instead of a meal at school.
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08:00

Police Deployed to Block Strike at Rubanda School anti-riot police 4 1

About 200 students started a violent strike on Wednesday night demanding for the immediate transfer of their Chaplain, Reverend Judith Atwongeire whom they accused of being too tough, dictatorial and non-supportive. Atwongeire has served at the school for two years.
07:50
07:50

Kabarole Leaders Frustrating Sub County Environment Commitees 1

Despite being funded to operate, the sub county environment commiitees are inactive due to interference from political leaders.
07:36
07:36

Man Fined UGX 19 Million for Forging Chief Justice Signature shukla mukesh

The forged signature was on a document that the Chief Justice purportedly used to hand over Diplomatic Hotel Muyenga, a property owned by businessman Bonny Katatumba, to Shukla Mukesh, the Chief Executive Officer of Shumuk group of companies.
07:20
07:20

Fight Against Graft Boosted with Integrity Fund

The Fund, proposed by the Banks Integrity and Anti-Corruption Department IACD, will fund measures supporting the repatriation of stolen assets and alleviating the financial drain from illicit outflows on the Banks Regional Member Countries.
06:53
06:53

Pension Scam Judgment Expected Today jimmy lwamafa

The accused include former permanent secretary, Jimmy Lwamafa, the former Principal Accountant in the Pensions Department Christopher Obey, and Stephen Kiwanuka Kunsa, the former Director Research and Development.
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