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19:51
19:51

Eid to be Held on Wednesday-Sharia Director committee 1 Top story

The announcement came from the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council (UMSC) following the moon sighting committee reporting negative results.
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16:11

AG to Court: Investigations into NUP Missing Persons Still ongoing 3 2

In their case filed in January 2024, the relatives argue that the government’s conduct constitutes a flagrant dereliction of their human rights obligations. They seek compensation for a breach of the applicants’ constitutional rights and an order for damages and punitive demands.
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15:40

Kwoyelo Picks 30 Defence Witnesses as ICD Fixes Trial Date 2 1

Juliet Harty Hatanga, the Deputy Registrar of the Division told Uganda Radio Network Monday that Kwoyelo’s Defence team has so far lined up 30 defense witnesses for the trial hearing commencing next week at Gulu High Court.
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13:21

ICPAU to Gazette Qualified Accoutants to Fight Quacks

The Accountants Act, 2013 states that person, shall not practice accountancy in Uganda without a certificate of practice issued under section 28 or 29, and provides a prison term of up to 34 months or a fine of 500 currency points or both.
12:51
12:51

Some City Traders Close Businesses Irrespective of URA, PSFU Intervention 2

Today's closure goes against the call for calm and dialogue from the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) and the Private Sector Foundation Uganda (PSFU), as well as the deadline set by the Kampala City Traders Association (KACITA) for April 16th.
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12:39

Security Guard Arrested Over Shooting Student Dead in Gulu 2

Patrick Oola Lumumba, the Bardege-Layibi Division Mayor who visited the crime scene Sunday evening told URN that the deceased along with other unidentified accomplices had been drinking when they illegally accessed the petrol station.
10:38
10:38

Makerere Gov’t Students Appeal for Review of Extended Semester Decision 1

The census is scheduled to take place from May 10 to May 19, 2024, spanning 10 days. As a result of this adjustment, the ongoing semester at Makerere University, initially slated to conclude on May 12, has been rescheduled.
10:20
10:20

Bishop Mukasa Tasks Luwero Women Leaders, Mothers on Defilement Cases 2 1

Additionally, Joyce Namigadde, the Luwero District Probation Officer, disclosed that at least seven girls aged 9 to 14 are defiled weekly by teachers, relatives, and acquaintances. The prelate becomes more concerned when he observes child mothers in line with their children for baptism, emphasizing the need for action.
09:37
09:37

Two killed, Four Injured in Arua City Road Crash Local Government 1

Preliminary investigations indicate that the Toyota Harrier, which was traveling from the Koboko side to Arua City, lost control and collided with the Toyota Corolla coming from Arua City and headed towards the Koboko side.
09:21
09:21

Insecurity Returns to North Karamoja after Eight-Month Break leaders concerned 5 1

Judith Natuk, a community mobilizer, warned of escalating insecurity as some warriors refused to surrender their guns. She noted fresh attacks, urging joint efforts to apprehend wrongdoers and recover stolen firearms.
08:51
08:51

Driver Arrested for Shooting Drunk Motorcyclist to Death 1

According to Orishaba, her deceased husband rode the motorcycle up to Kagwa Bridge on Entebbe Expressway in Wakiso District and abruptly stopped, informing her that he was unable to continue riding. Masembe's action prompted his relative, Godfrey Odeke, who was riding the deceased's motorcycle, to stop as well.
08:03
08:03

Lamogi Chiefdom Seek UGX5 Billion Compensation Over Ruined Heritage Site Northern Uganda 3 1

According to Onen, while the Lamogi cultural institution had believed it was for investment, they later realized the investor was targeting Guru Guru Hill where he had begun excavating rocks for personal gains.
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08:00

War in North Kivu: M23, AFC Unhappy with Nangaa’s Deportation Bertrand Bisimwa 7

On Friday night, General Sylvain Ekenge, the spokesperson for the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC), confirmed Nkuba's arrest by presenting him before the media. Ekenge stated that Nkuba, aged 52, was apprehended in Tanzania on January 3, 2024, by specialized services before being deported to Kinshasa.
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Local Investors Call for Level Playing Field, End to Impunity in Business 1 Top story

Barnabas Kiisa, UNCCI Chairperson for Mbale City, voiced concerns about the allocation of land in the Mbale industrial park, citing the exclusion of local investors. Kiisa highlighted his own experience, stating that despite meeting all criteria, he was denied land allocation due to alleged non-compliance with certain expectations.
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