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19:39
19:39

Nakaayi Wins Grand Prix Race In South Africa halimah nakaayi 1

Ugandas Halimah Nakaayi has qualified for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games after winning the 800m race Athletix Grand Prix Series in Johannesburg on Thursday.
19:38
19:38

Rubanda Businessman Killed, Police Launches Manhunt businessmen 2

The deceased, identified as Anthony Saturday was found lying in a pool of blood a few meters away from his home in Kitwego. Saturday a resident of Kitwego cell, Bufundi Sub County, owned a restaurant and a shop in Nyarushija trading centre.
18:27
18:27

Prison Warder Arrested Over Fled Murder Suspects masaka magistrate 3

The suspects; Musa Galiwango and Mohammad Kiddawalime escaped from Masaka chief magistrates courtroom where they had been presented for the mention of their case before committal to the High Court.
18:16
18:16

Refugee Biometric Verification Kicks Off At Oruchinga unchr staff corrupt 1

The exercise which kicked off on Thursday comes as part of the stopgaps into alleged corruption in refugees management in Uganda.
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17:47

Archbishop Ntagali Asks Police, Security To Curb Crime ucu 1

His call comes just a day after the burial of 28-year Susan Magara who is believed to have been strangled to death by unknown persons who kidnapped her on February 7. Magara had been in captivity for twenty days when her body was recovered in Kigo, a few metres from the Southern bypass.
17:15
17:15

Tribute to Cheeye; The Courageous Investigative Journalist teddy ssezi cheeye 1 Top story

Recalling his journey in the newsroom, senior journalists say that Cheeye has left a mark in the journalism industry despite the tragedy that befell him long after he left the newsroom, finding himself in prison, for the same crime that he had fought through the use of the pen.
16:30
16:30

UNRA Closes Section of Northern Bypass Over Flooding parliament 1

In a flood alert issued today, the authority said that the road across Lubigi Swamp has become dangerous and impassable following a series of torrential downpours in Kampala. It is now blocked by flooded vegetation from the swamp.
16:18
16:18

Opposition Wants Parliament Recalled Over Insecurity uganda police 3

The Leader of opposition in Parliament Winniie Kiiza says Parliament needs to consider how to deal with the numerous security groupings that have become a time bomb for the country. She says some of the groups are made up of redundant persons with militia mentality.
15:34
15:34

Minister Amongi Rejects Nakaseke Land Board Nominee 2

Nyongore, the former district speaker was nominated to chair the district land board, in May 2017. His nomination was, however, subject to approval by the Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development.
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13:30

River Nile: Green and Blue Water Debate Emerges entebbe agreement 1 3

The new science, politics as countries in the Nile Basin discuss how to utilise the diminishing water resources.
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12:42

Makerere Suspends Lecturer Implicated in Sexual Harassment 1

Ritah Namisango, the University Senior Publicist says the Vice Chancellor Prof Barnabas Nawangwe has also set up an Investigation Committee to handle the matter at hand. She, however, says that the names of the investigation Committee members are withheld, given the sensitivity of the matter.
12:18
12:18

Govt Probes Low Student Numbers in Nursing Programmes unmeb 2 2

The affected programmes include Diploma in Child Health Nursing, Diploma in Public Health Nursing and a certificate in Mental Health Nursing. The decision follows reports from the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Examination Board that the courses have only registered less than 10 candidates, over the last three examination cycles.
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10:53

Civil Society Groups Contest Proposal to Disband District Land Boards 1

The interim report of the Catherine Bamugemereire Commission reportedly recommended that district Land Boards should be disbanded. It also suggested that a Lands Authority is established to take over management of land matters.
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10:41

Mak Sexual Harassment Victim Sues Red Pepper sexual harrassment 1

The Red Pepper have been dragged to court for publishing information likely to reveal identity of a former Makerere University student who has sued the institution anonymously.
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07:32

Govt to Unveil Sand Mining Regulations in June illegal sand mining 3 1

Officials from the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development have set June 2018 as the deadline for putting in place a policy and regulations regarding sand mining in the country.
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07:16

Archbishop Lwanga Tells Govt Not to Tamper With Mailo Land 3 2 Top story

The Archbishop of Kampala Dr Cyprian Kizito Lwanga has warned the Government against implementation of recommendations by the Land Probe Committee to abolish mailo land tenure.
06:49
06:49

How Police Tracked, Killed Suspected Thugs in Namanve

Police is still investigating circumstances under which suspected thugs attacked a businesswoman in Bweyogerere, hacked her and then took off with money.
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