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23:20
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Court Orders Makerere to Reinstate Dr Stella Nyanzi Makerere University

The Judge found that the University was in contempt of it's Staff Appeals tribunal by failing to promote, paying and reinstating her on job as the Tribunal had previously ordered.
23:06
23:06

Gov’t to Enhance Digital, Distance Learning Amidst COVID-19 lockdown 1 1

President Museveni has said Government is discussing the possibility of having distance learning as the countries battle COVID-19.
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18:50

Kyenjojo Residents Struggling to Access Clean Water 2 1

According to the Kyenjojo Chief Administrative Officer - CAO, Samuel Kaija, access to water in the district stands at 69 per cent, but most of these water sources are shallow wells that are highly prone to contamination.
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18:48

Uganda Has Capacity to Help Troubled Neighbours - Museveni UPDF 1 1

President Museveni has said Uganda has the capacity to help its regional neighbours in terms of security if they need the help.
18:40
18:40

Health Ministry Investigating How False COVID-19 Results Were Released

According to health ministry officials, the error in results likely took place this week. Investigations are ongoing on how the incident could have occured
18:11
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I Cleared Corrupt Crowd from URA – Museveni yoweri Museveni 1 1

The officials who resigned last month at URA are Dicksons Kateshumbwa, the head of domestic taxes, Henry Saka, from domestic taxes, Silajji Kanyesigye, the commissioner in the large taxpayer's office and Samuel Kahima, a manager in charge of rulings and interpretations.
17:38
17:38

Bududa Farmers Sell Off Nusaf Animals Local Government 3

According to NUSAF guidelines, the beneficiaries receive an in-calf heifer and are expected to pass on a calf to the next beneficiary within their respective group. In case of death of the animal, the beneficiary is expected to notify the relevant authorities with evidence.
17:37
17:37

Police SACCO Management Extends Ban on Loan Acquistion 2

Several police officers said they had tried to get loans or withdraw their savings but in vain. They added that police management led by Wilson Omoding has extended the ban which ended in March to sort out issues regarding a 3 billion shillings’ debt.
17:20
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Police Impounds 100 Cars During Curfew in Mbarara 100 Impounded 1 3

The impounded vehicles were kept throughout the night at all saint’s church compound together with their occupants.
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COVID-19: Locally Made Ventilator Enters Clinical Trial Stage Ministry of Health 1 1

Manufactures of the ventilator are now targeting to have it in hospitals working by early July,2020 if all goes well. Once the prototype gets approval, the manufacturers of the ventilator hope to be able to manufacture over 40 ventilators before the year comes to an end
17:13
17:13

Securtiy Nabs Suspected Bombo Road Serial Robbers 2

Ivan Nduhura, the Officer in Charge of Operations at Kampala Central Police Station –CPS who led the operation identifies the suspects as Ibrahim alias Ibra and Ismael who trades as Isma.
17:07
17:07

Gov’t Delays Taxes Worth UGX 129.4 Billion in Business Relief 2020/2021 Budget 1 Top story

The Minister of Finance Matia Kasaija has announced the deferring of taxes worth 129.4 billion as a short term emergency relief to businesses due to effects of the Corona virus pandemic.
16:58
16:58

Only UBC, New Vision Cleared to Cover Kasirye Gwanga’s Burial 1

For the media its only UBC and New Vision newspaper both government owned that will be allowed to represent other media houses at a burial which that will take place tomorrow at his farm in Nkene village, Maanyi Sub county in Mityana district.
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16:57

Kasaija Slaps Tax On Imported Agricultural Products budget 2020/21 1

Kasaija said that government has increased import duties on goods that are produced or can be produced locally. The import duty on agricultural products has been increased to 60 percent and other products to 35 percent.”
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Mobile Money Transactions Hit UGX 7.2 Trillion ICT 1

Kasaija said that the Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) sector saying it has performed well since internet users have increased from 7.5 million in 2016 to 11 million in March 2020.
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16:36

Financial Year 2020/2021 Budget Speech Verbatim 1

The budget under the theme" Stimulating the Economy to safeguard Livelihoods, Jobs, Businesses and Industrial Recovery" was presented to Parliament by Finance Minister, Matia Kasaija
16:28
16:28

Zombo Health Officials Struggling to Trace Contacts of Covid-19 Positive Truck Drivers zombo district 1 2

The truck drivers who include two from Democratic Republic of Congo and One from South Sudan tested positive for the disease on Wednesday.
16:16
16:16

Manager Fined US$42,000 for Illegally Donating Company Equipment to Naguru Hospital

In her judgment delivered on Wednesday, Justice Lydia Mugambe noted that Komujuni donated the machine, which counts and identifies blood cells at a high speed and accuracy, without authorisation from the company leadership.
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Farmers in Gulu Yet to Embrace E-Voucher Management System 1

However records from ACDP Gulu cluster indicate that only 700 farmers out of the expected 5000 have enrolled and benefited from the program.
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