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20:58

Court of Appeal Releases Sejusa Aides dr david mushabe 1

A panel of three Court of Appeal Judges released the group without explaining the reasons for the decision. The decision was made by judges Alfonse Owiny Dollo, Elizabeth Musoke and Cheborion Barishaki.
20:40
20:40

PAC Directs CID to Probe Judiciary Accounts 4 1 Top story

Nathan Nandala Mafabi, the Committee Chairperson made the decision following scrutiny of the Judiciary expenditure of the 34 billion Shillings which the Auditor General queried as money mischarged.
20:24
20:24

Police Obtains Footage in Mengo Motorcyclist Strangulation 1 1

Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga says that the initial footage shows Mulindwa’s killers surveying the area and hiding a hammer they intended to use in the crime. The thugs reportedly even demonstrated how the crime would be committed.
20:11
20:11

CSO’s Sue Uganda, Rwanda over Gatuna Border Closure EASSI 3

According to the CSO's the closure of Rwanda border at Gatuna border contravene the East African Community and common market protocol that calls for free movement of people, goods and services among member states.
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18:25

Mbale Residents Protest Sewerage Spillage 7 1 Top story

Juma Wambi, another resident says the leaders of Mbale municipality only understand one role of collecting revenue but don’t deliver services to tax payers.
18:13
18:13

Attorney General Advises Against UTL Audit UTL scandal 3

According to a letter addressed to the Minister of Finance, Byaruhanga says the administrator Bemanya Twebaze is only bound to make reports on the progress of administration to the creditors of the company and furnish copies to court, the official receiver and the registrar of companies.
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IGP Ochola Grills Kiruhura CID Commander Over Missing Exhibits 1 1 Top story

Ochola, who presided over the opening of a five-day retreat of CID Commanders at their headquarters at Kibuli in Kampala on Monday, tasked Niwagaba to explain to his more than 200 colleagues where he put the money exhibits he recovered in a recent crime he handled.
17:41
17:41

Judiciary Tasked to Explain Wrongful Expenditure 3 1

The Auditor General had faulted the Permanent Secretary of the Judiciary for failing to seek authority to reallocate resources to the required expenditure items, a practice which undermines the budgeting process and intentions of the appropriating authority.
17:34
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72-Year-Old Storms Wandegeya Police Station Over Missing Daughter Moses Banalekaki 1 3 Top story

Asabawebwa informed the family that she had received a threatening phone call from an Internal Security Organisation-ISO operative she only identified as Ssempa.
17:11
17:11

Ssebuwufu Handed 40 Year Jail Term 1 Top story

In her sentence, Justice Ssenoga handed the convicts 40 years for murder, 20 years for aggravated robbery and 30 years for kidnapping Katusabe with intentions of murdering her. She said the sentences will run concurrently. Justice Ssenoga on other hand sentenced Stephen Lwanga to seven years in jail for being an accessory to the offenses.
16:53
16:53

Police Installs 600 More CCTV Cameras in Kampala 1 1

In April, the Police announced that 1,900 out of 3,233 security cameras intended to be installed in the greater Kampala area had been installed. Today, Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga has announced that at least 600 more cameras were installed since then, bringing the total number of erected security cameras to 2,547.
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16:46

Mumbere Suspends Kibanzanga from Position of Chief Prince Rwenzururu Kingdom 1 Top story

Justice Eva Luswata of the International Crimes Division of the High Court gave Mumbere fourteen days to travel to Kasese, Bundibugyo, Ntoroko and Kabarole to mourn his mother and perform any rituals expected of him as a cultural leader.
15:55
15:55

AFCON 2019: We Must Get Sharp at Goal – Desabre 2019 afcon 1 1

Although the Cranes lost 2-0 to hosts Egypt on Sunday night, Zimbabwe’s 4-0 loss top DR Congo in the other Group A game meant Uganda finished second in the group.
15:55
15:55

UTL Scandal Could Be Intended- FDC Spokesperson 1 2

Odria told parliament that UTL is indebted by over Shillings 534 billion. According to a 2017 parliamentary committee report, UTL borrowed money to a tune of 381.9 billion Shillings from different banks without an investment plan.
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15:30

UBC Fails to Secure Afcon Broadcasting Rights Uganda Cranes 1 Top story

Although UBC had resumed broadcasting the African Cup of Nations-Afcon on June 26th 2019, following negotiations with Confederation of African Football (CAF) and Africa Union of Broadcasters (AUB) on Sunday night, the station was showing news instead of the match between Uganda Cranes and Egypt.
15:04
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Kabale CAO, LC 5 Chairman On Spot for Diverting UGX 42.92M Gravity Flow Scheme Funds 10 1 Top story

During the 2018/2019 financial year budget, Kabale district set aside Shillings 42.92 million to construct Kabisha gravity flow scheme in Kitumba Sub County. The gravity flow scheme was intended to supply safe water to Kamuganguzi Sub County and Karubanda in Mwanjari ward in Southern Division in Kabale Municipality.
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Buloba Accident Kills Two, Injures 11

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesman, Luke Owoyesigyire, says the accident occurred when the driver of the Hiace tried to overtake a Raum and rammed into a speeding trailer.
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13:07

Launders Outwit Financial Intelligence System with Invisible Transactions crypto currency 2 1 Top story

FIA Executive Director Sydney Asubo says trends are changing as more launders avoid the official banking system which will, in most cases, avoid suspicious funds. Asubo says there is an increase in the number of untraceable money transfer channels, complicating the fight against Money Laundering.
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Soroti Bishop Warns Christians Against Indecent Dressing 2 2

In his sermon at St. Peter’s Cathedral Church of Uganda on Sunday, Rt. Rev. Bishop Kosea Odongo, said the church will not tolerate indecent dressing and artificial extensions like buttocks, hair, eye brows and nails among others.
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CID Commanders Meeting to Discuss Crime Management Puzzle 1

The five-day meeting, opened by the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Martin Okoth Ochola has attracted CID commanders from specialized units, regions, districts, divisions and station commanders.
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