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Tribute to Fallen Archbishop Lwanga Dominates Easter Sermons in Luwero Easter sunday 2021 1 4

The Kasana –Luwero Diocesan Bishop Paul Ssemogerere said the late Archbishop Dr Lwanga founded the diocese and dedicated himself to ensure that it grows.
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Churches Relax On Covid-19 SOPs As Christians Celebrate Easter Easter sunday 2021 1 3 Top story

According to SOPs issued by the Ministry of Health, all places of worships are expected to accommodate not more than 200 adult persons at a time. They are also expected to enforce washing hands, wearing face masks, social distancing, record the contacts of the worshipers and measure their temperature.
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Health Center In-Charge Detained for Theft of Drugs 2

She was arrested on Saturday after being caught red-handed by residents behind the health center store packing over 100 boxes of rapid diagnostic test- RDT kits, blood testing kits, Albendazo, Coartem and Gloves among others in a bag.
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Consecration of Papal Knights Postponed Following Death of Archbishop Catholic Church

“The eight knights were supposed to be ordained by his Grace, Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga today, but the almighty has called him. This has been postponed until another Sheppard, is given to us,” said Rev. Fr. Nteza during a mass on Easter Sunday.
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Archbishop Lwanga's Death Dominates Easter Celebrations at Lubaga 4 1

Dr Lwanga had been expected to lead the Mass today as the Lubaga joined Christains across the world to mark the resurrection of Jesus Christ. However, at around 9am yesterday, he was found dead at his residence at Lubaga.
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Unknown People Deflate The Tyre of Kalangala MP Elect at Night Vigil 1

According to Nakimuli, unidentified people used a nail to deflate the tyre of her vehicle registration number UBG 950M she had parked close to that of Ssemakula on the roadside. She believes the incident is connected to the January 14th, 2021 polls. "Our political opponents are politicizing everything though elections ended," she adds.
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Bishop Luwalira Questions Continued Corruption and Brutality by Security Forces Easter Sunday 1 2

In his sermon, Bishop Luwalira questioned the continued evils in the country including corruption, hate, tribalism, unfairness, human rights abuses, brutality by security forces, selfishness, domestic violence and others despite the big number of Christians and the ever cropping church buildings in the country.
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Desperate Former Presidential Candidate Resorts to Selling Books to MPs 2021 elections 1 3

Former Presidential candidate John Katumba was the center of drama at a Parliament committee meeting after he resorted to pleading with members to buy his book, "The Untold Story of John Katumba".
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Lira Councilors Blame Finance Ministry for Unpaid Allowances MInistry of Finance 3

Francis Okello Olwa, the Lira District Communication Officer blames the delayed approval of their requisition on the Ministry of Finance and Local Government, saying the process has now taken more than two weeks.
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Health Workers Fail to Trace Bullet in Victim’s Body 7 Days After Shooting city 1 1

It is a matter that forensic experts of the police force whose (missing) bullet hit Achan would be expected to take urgent interest in. The orthopedic surgeons attending to Achan say all the X-ray done indicate an entry bullet wound but its’ exit cannot be traced.
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Busia Customs Road too Narrow for Trucks, Border Community Complains 4

The mayor says that they initially made a proposal to UNRA for construction of a three way road entering in Kenya and another one that connects back to Uganda for about 16Kilometers from the one stop boarder post to Busitema junction, to accomodate the trucks that do import and exports of goods as well as changing the face of Busia town to standard in terms of road networks.
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Acholi Leaders, Farmers See No Solution to Elephants Invasion 1 7

Oryema says although they have in the past been told to plant crops such as chili, dig trenches and set up beehives near their crop gardens these haven’t helped. He says that when he visited Kenya in 2015, he saw the use electric fence and drones to chase roaming elephants also fail.
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Lyantonde FMD Quarantine Relaxed Over Easter 1 1

According to Dr. Ronald Bameka, the District Veterinary Officer -DVO, they relaxed the quarantine only in the town council which has no FMD case; Kyemamba, Mpummudde, Lyakajura and Kasagama sub-counties will remain quarantined as they continue assessing the FMD situation
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LC Chairperson, Three Others Detained for Alleged Cattle Theft 1 1

Geoffrey Nuwagaba, 52, the LC I chairperson of Kakuuto II in Muziza Parish, Ishogororo Sub County was arrested on Saturday together with Gashom Baheebwa, the manager of the farm belonging to Kellen Namanya in Mbogo cell in Kazo district, Richard Natukunda and Lawrence Tukakira Komboozi, both residents of Kakuuto cell and Moses Tumwine, a resident of Rugazi cell.
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Archbishop Kazimba Cries for Re-opening of Sunday Schools 1 2

Sunday schools were closed nationwide as a means to forestall the spread of COVID-19 in March 2020. While churches were opened for worship last year, President Yoweri Museveni did not open Sunday school for children on the premise that they were not safe.
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Lack of Certified Skills to Deny Ugandans Jobs in Oil and Gas Industry 5

The oil production sector will at peak employ 11,000 to 15,000 people with internationally certified skills, and expectations are that the figures will shoot up.
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Refugee Women Decry Being Abandoned by Husbands 5 1

Mercy Atim, a social worker at Imvepi Refugee settlement says cases of women being abandoned by their husbands have become common forcing some of the women to consider extra marital affairs to provide for their families.
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Pictorial: Police Raids Charcoal Dealers Camp, Arrest 21 Suspects 16 Top story

The suspects were picked up in an operation led by Xavier Sekanabo, the Commander of the Environmental Police Protection Unit on Saturday evening. The officers braved the rain and stormed the camp in Apaa Junction in Adjumani leading to the arrest of the suspects.
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Infiltration of South Sudanese Militia Threatens Security in Amuru UPDF 1 1

Geoffrey Oceng Osborn, the Amuru Resident District Commissioner, says two weeks ago, armed South Sudanese shot dead a UPDF officer only identified as Lance Corporal Oketch in a gun fire exchange after they illegally entered Uganda.
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Safe boda Riders Frustrate Cashless Paying Clients 1 4 Top story

Maureen Aguti, a regular Safe boda user says that at times it is a necessary option when one is out of cash. She however, says that to her dismay the riders lash at her for using the cashless option.
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