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May 2019 33 results
19:57
19:57

Parliament Approves UGX 1.6 Trillion Supplementary Budget 5 1

Parliament has approved a Shillings 1.6 trillion supplementary budget request by government for the current financial year 2018/2019 part of which is to carter for the ongoing President Yoweri Museveni’s country wide tour on wealth creation.
19:46
19:46

NIRA Lacks Data Recovery Plan PARLIAMENT 3

The National Identification and Registration Authority (NITA) has say they do not have a disaster recovery plan and recovery site in case of a disaster on the countries data.
19:32
19:32

You Can’t Come from The Ghetto and be President – Minister Kivejinja kirunda kivejinja 3 1

In what appeared like a dig at the musician and Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi, Kivejinja told reporters in Kampala “you can’t just come from the ghetto to be the President”.
19:14
19:14

13 Luweero District Staff Face Disciplinary Action for Persistent Absenteeism negligence of duty 1

Florence Bbosa the Luweero District Education Officer says they have got complaints that the teachers had spent months without turning up at schools without written permission from supervisors.
19:01
19:01

Cabinet Approves Amendments to 5 Property Management Laws

The laws are Administrator General's Act, Succession Act,1906 and Estates (Small Estates) (Special Provisions) Act,1972. The Estates of Missing Persons Act, 1973 and the Probate Resealing Act,1936 will also be amended.
18:52
18:52

Custodian Board Revokes Allocation of Building to Masaka Businessman 2

In a letter addressed to Masaka municipal council signed by George Williams Bizibu, the Executive Secretary of the Departed Asians Property Custodian Board, the board decided to withdraw temporary ownership granted to a businessman Emanuel Lwasa after establishing that Lwasa submitted forged documents to claim ownership of the building.
18:35
18:35

Kyenjojo Youth Seek UGX 1.5bn to Construct Youth Centre 2 1

According to the district male youth councillor, Enock Fred Kaahwa, the centre will have the first public library in Kyenjojo, a conference hall with capacity of accommodating 1,000 people, a restaurant, and offices for renting.
18:23
18:23

Parliament, Finance Clash over UGX 929bn Additional Budget 2019/2020 budget 5 1 Top story

MPs on Tuesday disagreed with Finance Ministry’s additional Shillings 929 billion in allocations to the already scrutinized 39.54 Trillion National Budget for the coming financial year 2019/2020.
18:20
18:20

95-Year-Old Leads First Group of Foot Pilgrims to Arrive in Namugongo 4 1

This is the fifth time that Tibyangye, a tea farmer, is leading the first group to arrive in Namugongo, according to records at the Uganda Martyrs Catholic Shrine Secretariat. Congregants were astonished by his courage and determination as he led the group towards the precincts of the Shrine.
18:11
18:11

Mak Law Student Goes Missing people 1 2

Tadeo Nyakoojo, Mukisa’s roommate in Lumumba Hall, said he last saw Mukisa last week on Friday. He says when he returned from the library that evening, he thought Mukisa had also gone to read.
17:50
17:50

Unidentified Girl Found Dead in Naalya

Police is probing circumstances under which a 12 year old girl was abducted, killed and dumped at Northern Bypass.
17:29
17:29

Heavy Rains Leave Trails of Destruction in Agago 2

The Sunday storm destroyed the office block housing the Lukole Sub County chairperson, Sub-county chief, Uganda Police, Assistant Accounting Officer as well as the community development officer.
16:52
16:52

Two Arrested for Assaulting KCCA Employee

Nakasero Police Station have arrested two men suspected to have assaulted a Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA employee work with a stone on Thursday last week.
16:39
16:39

Gov't Asked to Invest in Pharmaceutical Education 2

Simon Opio, the General Secretary of the Pharmaceutical Society says that there are many unmet medical fields in the country that need to be fulfilled. He says some unethical practices in some of pharmacies are due to the limited number of qualified pharmacists in the country.
16:35
16:35

Gov’t, Oil Companies Yet to Agree on Tax, Recoverable Costs Total E&P 3 1

Total E&P and CNOOC bought Tullow Oil's Uganda interest at USD 900 million (3.4 trillion Shillings), the money that is thought to have paid much of what Tullow had spent in Uganda. The government, however, says that oil companies should not count this money as expenses, which could lower their income tax when Uganda finally starts drilling the hydrocarbons.
16:12
16:12

NIRA Tasked to Explain Tedious Registration Process national id 4 1

The matter came up this morning as officials from the authority appeared before Parliament's committee on Commissions Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (COSASE) to respond to queries raised by the Auditor General in his report for the financial year 2018.
16:11
16:11

Informants Accused of Harassment at Mutukula Border 2

David Mujaasi, the chairperson of cattle keepers in Kakuuto County indicates that the Ministry of Security deployed civilian informants at the Uganda-Tanzania border post at Mutukula to provide intelligence on non inspected livestock smuggled into Uganda.
15:49
15:49

Minister Kibuule’s Domestic Workers Released on Police Bond

Deputy Kampala Metropolitan police spokesman Luke Owoyesigyire confirmed that the four domestic workers at the minister's home have been released on police bond. They include Scovia Nalubwama, Peace Nankunda, Lawrence Kabaya and Agripa Kumanya.
15:23
15:23

Kanungu Kidnap Case flops As Suspects Fail to Appear in Court

Raphael Ogwal, the Officer-in-Charge of Kanungu Government Prison told magistrate that the suspects were transferred to Luzira Maximum Prison on orders of top prisons and other security officials and were not available to be brought before court.
14:55
14:55

Buganda Land Board Halts Development of Disputed Land in Masaka Buddu County

In a letter dated 17th May addressed to Kyamulibwa prison officer in- charge Harriet Gonza, copied to Masaka Prison Regional Commander, Kyamulibwa town council chairperson and the Sub-county chief, Buganda Land Board has halted the development of the disputed piece of land by Harriet Gonza, the officer in charge of Kyamulibwa prison.
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