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Museveni Urges Bugiri Voters to Shun Tribalism bugiri municipality 1 1

Museveni told voters on Wednesday at the last rally of National Resistance Movement-NRM party candidate Francis Oketcho at Bukooli technical college that it has become a norm for some politicians to resort to tribal sentiments to win support.
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MOH to Investigate Mubende Strange Disease uvri 3

Medical workers in Mubende suspected it was haemorrhagic fever, however, the results sent to the Uganda Virus Research Institute-UVRI tested negative to haemorrhagic fever.
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MPs Call for Immediate Ban on Sachet Waragi 1

The concern was raised by Jinja Municipality MP Paul Mwiru indicating that although the Ninth Parliament resolved to ban sachet waragi, this has not been implemented. The ban was based on scientific grounds that sachet waragi contains high ethanol content which is a health hazard.
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Land Broker Under Probe for Ugx 3 Billion Fraud kayondo 1 1

Preliminary police findings reveal that Kayondo Alias Prince has been masquerading as a landowner and selling ghost land to unsuspecting members of the public. For example, in June 2018 Kayondo allegedly defrauded one David Asubu of 900 million Shillings when he sold him a six-acre piece of Land in Kitiko Kira Municipality in Wakiso District yet he did not own the land.
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Kitgum District OWC Coordinator Sacked

Obwoyas sacking follows last months meeting between Salim Saleh, the Chief coordinator OWC and Kitgum district officials. During the meeting, the leaders accused Obwoya of mismanaging the programme and intimidating beneficiaries.
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Moroto Inmates Fought Over HIV Infection -Baine 1

One inmate, John Loupa was found hanging on Sunday in an isolation cell where he had been put by management after fighting his cellmate, David Ochen. Another, Samuel Losia was found bleeding after cutting up his stomach with a razor blade. Ochen and Losia are nursing injuries at Moroto Regional Referral Hospital.
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Transfer of Gandhi Convention Center Upsets Entebbe Leaders india 2 1

Earlier, government wanted the convention center to be constructed in Entebbe Municipality. Municipal Authorities earmarked land in Manyago Estate, Entebbe Division A for the construction. However, the land had encumbrance who demanded compensation of up to shillings 183 billion.
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Police Issues Guidelines Ahead of Age Limit Ruling

Last year, Parliament passed the Constitutional Amendment Act, 2017 effectively removing presidential age limits provided for under Article 102b of the constitution.
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Njeru Municipality Gets Gov't Ambulance Ahead of Polls ministry of health 5 1

The Ambulance registration number UG 4648M was delivered today by Dr John Baptist Waniaye, the Commissioner of Health Services in the Ministry of Health.
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Rubanda Student Killed over Stolen School Bag rubanda high school 2 1

It all started on Friday when students of Rubanda High school stormed Nyaruhanga High school demanding for a school bag that had been allegedly stolen.
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ICC Judges Reject Ongwen's Request for Acquittal Motion 1

On July 5, 2018, Ongwens lead lawyer Crispus Ayena Odongo filed a request before Trial Chamber IX to allow him to file a no case to answer and judgment for acquittal motion. Odongo identified four broad grounds for having the charges against Ongwen completely or partially dismissed.
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Pictorial: Indian Prime Minister Concludes Visit to Uganda

At Parliament, he was accompanied by his host Yoweri Museveni and welcomed by the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga, Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah, First Lady Janet Museveni and others. The special parliament sitting was also attended by members of the indian community in Uganda.
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Indian Prime Minister Modi Unveils Plan for India - Africa Relations 1 3

Modi told MPs during a special sitting at Parliament that Africa remains at the top of Indias priorities and that his country will continue to intensify and deepen its engagement with Africa to ensure that it is sustained and regular.
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Former Lango Premier Refuses to Vacate House lira district 2

Lango Cultural Foundation had planned to relocate, Odur from his ancestral home at Teboke trading Centre, Teboke Sub County in Apac district to the house located at Ireda Estate in Lira town before end of this month.
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Former NSSF Boss Jamwa's Case Flops david mpanga 1

Supreme Court Registrar Godfrey Anguandia Opifen in his letter dated July, 17th, 2018 to the DPP and Jamwas lawyers notes that the cases which were supposed to be heard today will be fixed at a convenient date because the justices handling the matter are not around.
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Mubende On High Alert as Strange Disease Kills 5 ministry of health 2

Health authorities in Mubende District remain on high alert as a dreaded strange disease claiming lives of people in the area has tested negative to the anticipated Hemorrhagic Fever according to the results released by the Uganda Virus Research Institute.
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Nebbi DISO Forced to Hand Over Office 1 Top story

In the meeting, the DISO, Raphael Vundu, was reportedly subjected to a lot of pressure, especially on why he has not used his elaborate security machinery to boost the NRM candidate. Tempers rose high with the attendees vowing to win the election whether through hook or crook.
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Progressive Party Candidate Quits Kotido Municipality MP Race 1

Keem cited voter intimidation as one of the reasons for his withdrawal. He says the political situation has been commercialized making it a risky venture.
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ACFIM Wants NRM MPs to Support Election Financing Amendment campaign financing 5

The Alliance for Finance Monitoring ACFIM Executive Director, Henry Muguzi has said they expect National Resistance Movement NRM legislators to support amendment of parliament elections act to limit campaign spending.
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Isingiro Police Arrest 7 for Rape, Murder 1

A total of seven people have been arrested by police in Isingiro district in connection with gang raping and murder of a girl in her early 20s.
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