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21:15
21:15

Education Committee to Meet MUST Leadership Over Staff Strike 2

The committee members note that there is need to ascertain what is happening on the ground, listen to key stakeholders including the University Council, top management, staff associations and guild leaders so as to bring an end to the strike.
20:59
20:59

NFA Loses Over Over 40,000 Hectares of Central Forest Reserve Land to Developers 5

The National Forestry Authority has lost Over 40 thousands hectares of central forest reserve in Kayunga district to private developers, the Bamugemereire led Commission has heard this afternoon.
20:22
20:22

Inside Mbarara University Strike: Why Staff Want VC Sacked? project 2 1 Top story

“Nobody understands their issue. Maybe they are playing tribal politics because if you are accusing somebody, you should have concrete proof to say this man has stolen this money, this man has done and mismanaged this and therefore he can go. So accusing somebody and yelling on top of your voice doesn’t make what you are saying right. They have not provided evidence,” Prof. Obua said.
19:26
19:26

Police Handwriting Expert Testifies in Mak Gold Case Makerere University 6 1

Appearing before Beatrice Kainza, the City Hall Grade One Magistrate on Tuesday, Chelangat, who is also the last state witness said she had found significant similarities in the signatures on documents the accused used for receipting the money and their statements.
19:00
19:00

UCC Condemns Security Attacks on Radio Stations 3

Ibrahim K. Bbossa, the Head of Public Relations at the Uganda Communications Commission says there is no directive barring opposition politicians from being hosted on the various media. He says stations affected by such interference must report to the Commission to find justice.
18:57
18:57

Detective's Load Increases to 950 Cases 3 1

In his response, Enanga noted that while the public is right to question their work, they should appreciate the efforts of the Police Force given the huge population in the country.
18:47
18:47

Gov’t to Expedite Operationalisation of Skills Development Facility Janet Museveni 1 3

The Minister of Education and Sports, Janet Museveni indicated that SDF comes at a time when government cannot compromise on skills development and would seek to operationalize the fund faster now that pilot has proved successful.
18:33
18:33

Fort Portal Fire: Traders Count Losses 1 2

The incident which happened along Kasaija road in Kisenyi cell in South Division of Fort Portal municipality was caused by a Fuso truck registration number UAW 038N that was carrying plastic drums with fuel.
18:05
18:05

Traders Blocked from Accessing Apaa Trading Centre apaa land conflict 2 1

Pabo Sub County LCV councillor Abola pa` Lacaka says, the traders were stopped from accessing the market in Apaa trading centre by UPDF soldiers.
18:04
18:04

German Funded Eye Clinic Suspends Operations Citing Theft of Funds eye care 2 1

Byakuno says the facility will remain closed till they meet the officials and other stakeholders to streamline the facility management.
17:49
17:49

Political Parties Unveil New POMA Regulations 1 6

The new regulations were unveiled by secretary generals of political parties and Prime Minister, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda in a meeting on Tuesday afternoon. Rugunda gave political parties assurance that the new regulations will be implemented expeditiously to the last dot.
17:30
17:30

MPs Challenge Gov't Proposal to Write off 499bn Tax Arrears tax exemptions 5 1

In its report, the Finance committee of Parliament that was scrutinizing the bill recommended that Parliament approves the proposal to write off the billions of shillings in tax arrears.
17:28
17:28

Govt to Waive Restrictions on Financial Intelligence Information Sharing 3

The move which seeks to curb money laundering and terrorist activities is entrenched in an amendment to the anti-money laundering law presented by state Minister for Finance David Bahati to parliament this afternoon.
17:26
17:26

Makerere Loses Case Against Two Staff Association Leaders 1 2 Top story

While delivering the ruling, Kiwanuka said the university relied on mere allegations, hearsay as well as unsubstantiated facts and failed to prove the guilt of the respondents.
16:49
16:49

Police Task Village Chairpersons to Monitor LDU Operations 2 2

Enanga said he was yet to get details on how many LDUs have so far been deployed in Kampala and its neighbouring districts.
16:32
16:32

Adjumani Environment Activist Wins EU Human Rights Award 1

Speaking in Amuru district last year, President Yoweri Museveni said he was dismayed by the extent of the damage the forest has suffered in the hands of illegal loggers when he flew over it. He vowed to crack whips on those behind the illegal logging. Since then, several people have been investigated over involvement in deforestation in the Forest.
16:14
16:14

School Administration, Parents Clash Over Money auditor 4

Saabani Irumba, a parent who had two candidates in the school, says that he paid Shillings 260,000 as demanded by the school but was shocked when the school only took one of his daughters to UNEB claiming the bus was full. Irumba’s daughter, Sophia Karungi, says that she tried to board the bus but Byaruhanga told her that it was already full, adding that those already on the bus would represent them.
16:09
16:09

Pader Struggles to Reverse Ownership of Aswa Ranch 1 4

Godfrey Largo Oringa, the Pader district LC 5 Chairperson says the disputed ranch is being controversially encroached into by a section of local investors who are diverting away from the original purpose for which the ranch was given.
15:31
15:31

UCC Places 13 Radios, TVs Under Fresh Investigations 1 4

UCC Executive Director Godfrey Mutabaazi says that the broadcasters have since requested the regulator to conduct separate investigations into the alleged breach. He says that the National Association of Broadcasters-NAB argued that the companies could have not collectively breached the standards to warrant collective punishment.
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