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Vipers are Uganda Premier League Champions 1

Goals from striker Yunus Sentamu and midfielder Bright Anukani were enough to help the hosts sail past Express FC and command a respectable fifth silverware.
20:04
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Finance Committee Divided Over Rental Tax Proposal tax bills 6 1

Legislators sitting on Parliament's Finance Committee on Friday disagreed over a proposal by government to impose a flat rate of 12 percent on the gross rental income of individuals for a year of income.
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19:41

Heavy Rains Destroy Gardens in Kibuku 3

Mbulakyalo Badawi, the district councilor for Kasasira town council of Kibuku said the heavy rains that destroyed people’s crops now threaten to cause hunger in the area.
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Top Karimojong Rustler, Eight Kenyans Jailed for Illegal Possession of Firearms 1 2

Col. Frank Kateraho, the chairperson of the court martial pronounced the convict, Achucu as the most notorious warrior who is commanding a group of sixty armed warriors distributed all over Karamoja and Turkana in Kenya
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Foreign Investors Ignorant of Uganda’s Labor Laws -Minister 3 1

The Minister for Gender, Labor and Social Development Betty Amongi says several factories owned by foreigners subject workers to long working hours without any allowances, deny workers protective gear and deny them leave on public holidays yet they don't compensate them.
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49 Teachers in Bukomansimbi Failed to Return After Covid Lockdown

Patrick Zziwa, the Bukomansimbi District Education Officer in his sectoral performance report confirms that the missing teachers completely failed to report back to their respective duty stations until the term ended.
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17:53

20 Victims of Human Trafficking Died Last Year while 175 Still Missing 2 1

A ministry of internal affairs report released the Permanent Secretary, Lt Gen Joseph Musanyufu, shows that 1,295 people were victims of internal and external trafficking.
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MPs Query Income Tax Exemption for Bujagali 6 1

The Bill proposes an amendment of Section 21 of the principal Act to extend the income tax exemption for Bujagali from 1st July 2022 to 30th June 2027.
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Soldier Tortures 4-Year-Old Toddler, Holds Village Council Committee under Gun Point 1

The UPDF soldier attached to a detach in Nandala Forest in Nairambi Sub County brutally beat up the baby identified as Najib Iguru, alleging that the boy of having stoned him while he was learning how to ride a motorcycle near the victim's home.
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Deputy IGP Directs Public Places to Raise Security Levels 3 1

At least two Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) planted on the roadside have exploded at Kalandezi village in Mpigi district and Kyangoma village in Lwengo district damaging three vehicles including two in the motorcade of Principal Judge Dr. Flavian Zeija.
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15:46

WFP Worried About Impending Food Shortage in Kisoro m23 rebels 2 4

Emily Doe, World Food Program (WFP) Health Officer in Charge of South Western Uganda says that the influx of refugees happened at a time when humanitarian departments were not prepared due to many tasks across the country and outside Uganda.
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Uganda’s First Satellite Nears Completion -Gov’t Dr. Monica Musenero 2 1

Dr. Musenero told Uganda Radio Network on Thursday that the satellite PearlAfricaSat-1 whose construction started two years ago and is being undertaken by three Ugandan space engineers alongside Japanese engineers and other space experts from around the world, will be handed to other space experts on May 10 for inspection and rigorous testing.
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Mechanics in Kagadi Face Forceful Eviction over Messy Oil 4

Kagadi town council authorities have given the mechanics a week’s ultimatum to vacate the town center or face forceful eviction.
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Uganda's Humanized Mice Arrive, to Start Breeding for COVID-19 Vaccine Trials Makerere University 3

The breeding is estimated to last about two months as their gestation period is just two weeks. While the initial batches of mice they produce will be used in COVID-19 vaccine studies, according to Innovations Minister Dr. Monica Musenero there’s a plan to start producing these mice, whose 8 million Shilling price tag earlier caused controversy, on a large scale for other scientists working on other COVID-19 related therapies to use.
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14:43

Seychelles Hunts for Ugandan Teachers to Revamp its Education Sector 1 Top story

The sought after teachers in the fields of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English, and design technology must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from a recognized institution or university, a Postgraduate Certificate in Education, and a working experience of at least three years.
14:28
14:28

Milk Formula Companies Using Social Media to Target Mothers-WHO Report 1

Previously, the companies relied on TV adverts to market their products. However recent campaigns against this have forced them to approach midwives and even media influencers to market their products.
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State of Isingiro's Border Roads Shocks Parliament's Physical Infrastructural Committee 3 5

Hon Stephen Kangwagye, the Bukanga MP says the World Bank has accepted to fund the construction of these roads but lack of funds amounting to 6 billion shillings for the feasibility study is delaying the works
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Rukungiri Businessman Found Dead; his Favourite Witchdoctor Arrested 2

Buseni Kakuru, a son of Mutabazi says says that police led by Inspector of Police (IP) Elias Muhairwe responded to their reporting arrested and arrested Mugisha to help in investigations, and were shocked when Mugisha last night led them and the police to Rweshama swamp where they discovered Mutabazi’s body.
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Court of Appeal Dismisses Election Appeal Against Kyaka Central MP 1

Birihairwe petitioned the High Court in Fort Portal challenging both the nomination of Bright and his declaration on grounds that they did not comply with the rules governing elections.
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Two Lawyers, Activist Shortlisted for Prestigious Human Rights Defenders Award European Union (EU) 1

Aaron Kiiza, a city lawyer and the Co-founder and managing partner of Kiiza and Mugisa Advocates Attorneys was shortlisted in recognition of his contribution toward human rights and environmental protection in the country.
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