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19:55
19:55

Njeru Mayoral Candidate Drags EC to Court candidates 1 1

Kivumbi maintains that Kyazze, a member of the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party, was erroneously nominated to contest for the seat because he is not a registered voter in Njeru municipality.
19:17
19:17

DPP Recovers UGX 1.5 Billion from Corruption Convicts 2

The recoverIes were in form of cash, cheques and properties that were seized and later auctioned between May 2017 and May 2018. This brings to 72.5 billion Shillings, the amount of money recovered from the successful prosecution of corrupt officials over the last 10-years.
19:08
19:08

1OO Graduate in French Language french ambassador 3

The learners included UPDF officers, Teachers and young professions who completed various French courses from France, Alliance franaise Kampala and the Junior Command and staff college in Jinja.
18:46
18:46

EC Chairperson Warns Against Violence in Arua Municipality By-Election 3 2

Speaking during a consultative meeting in Arua town on Friday, Justice Byabakama also urged the candidates and their supporters to desist from any acts of fundraising, bribery and intimidation.
18:36
18:36

Govt Urged to Relax Taxes On Non-Profit Making Universities vice chancellor 3 1

The Archbishop of the Church of Uganda The Most Rev. Stanley Ntagali Ntagali made the call during the 19th graduation ceremony at UCU Main Campus in Mukono today. A total of 1,024 students graduated in more than 50 academic disciplines.
18:01
18:01

Kiryandongo District Chair Launches Campaign to Erect Humps accidents 2 1

Ntairehoki said that many people have died because of accidents on the highway because of over speeding and lack of humps.
16:59
16:59

Six Remanded Over Kidnap, Murder

Meanwhile there was drama at Court as another old man identified as Sadi Kizito claimed that the accused persons are responsible for the murder of her 19 year old daughter Brinah Nalule, a student of YMCA Buwambo Campus.
16:51
16:51

Ugandans Launch Campaign Against Social Media, Mobile Money Tax 1 3

The government introduced a 1 percent levy on each mobile money transaction and a tax of 200 Shillings on all over the top services, which ultimately led to the shutting down of social media sites on July 1. But the blockage triggered outrage across the country.
16:30
16:30

Security, Land Grabbing Dominate LC1 Campaigns In Luweero lc 1 elections 5

Sam Mulwana a resident of Kasaala village in Butuntumula sub county says that several LC 1 Chairperson have got bribes and ended up endorsing evictions leaving subjects crying foul.
16:28
16:28

Muni Girls Wins Stanbic National Schools Championship stanbic bank 1

The highly competitive finale held in Kampala at Africana Hotel on Thursday. The four regional finalists who made it to the grand finale included: Muni Girls Secondary School, Mengo Senior School, Nakanyonyi Senior Secondary School and Bweranyangi Girls Senior Secondary School.
16:16
16:16

Teacher Shortage Hits Kyenjojo lack of teachers 3 1

Gertrude Tibakanya, the Kyenjojo District Education Officer, says that 537 teachers are needed in the 123 primary schools while 95 in the nine secondary schools in the district.
15:51
15:51

Soroti University Not Ready to Admit Students -NCHE 3 1

In 2011, the government approved Soroti as a public university. It was supposed to start operations next month.
14:15
14:15

URA Collects UGX 14.46 Trillion in 2017/2018 Financial Year tax 1 Top story

Doris Akol, the URA Commissioner-General, in a statement published in the press, says the 14.46 trillion shillings is the highest amount the tax body has collected in the past few years. As a result, Akol says the tax-to-GDP ratio has also grown to 14.38 percent, up from 14.05 percent in the last financial year. Uganda has the lowest tax-to-GDP ratio in East Africa.
14:10
14:10

Uganda Shillings Strengthens Slightly Against the Dollar 1

According to Stephen Kaboyo, from financial market watchers Alpha Capital Partners, the shillings recoup is due to waning demand from importers amid tight liquidity conditions.
12:56
12:56

Museveni Appeals for US Support on Regional Security insecurity 2 1

President Yoweri Museveni has appealed to the United States US government to continue partnering with Uganda in a bid to address security challenges in the Great Lakes region.
12:23
12:23

Former MP Kipoi Can Face General Court Martial - High Court military court 1

Justice Sekaana noted that although the challenge was aimed at the Director of Public Prosecutions, the evidence presented before the court by State Attorney Sylvia Cheptoris indicates that the trial was facilitated by the Director of Army Prosecutions- whose jurisdiction is the General Court Martial.
11:50
11:50

Mak College of Business Starts Special Fund for Needy Students makerere university 1 4

Associate Professor Eria Hisali, the College Principal says that the fund was approved by the University Council in March. He says that they are to embark on three to five years of mobilization of the resources to form the fund.
10:56
10:56

Team Uganda Off For IAAF World U20 Championship jacob kiplimo 1

Ugandas team of 11 athletes leaves today for the 2018 IAAF World U20 Championship slated for July 10-15 in Tampere, Finland.
07:58
07:58

Youth Demand Abolition of Electoral Colleges youth mps 3 Top story

They held placards denouncing electoral colleges, a system of voting where a few people, in this case, Youth delegates vote on behalf of the majority.
07:28
07:28

Corruption Frustrating U.S. Investors in Uganda – Amb. Malac

Ambassador Malac said that Uganda needs to establish conditions that will better attract investment adding that money that is lost in the corruption chain could be used for building schools, improving healthcare, and fostering economic growth.
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