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10:09
10:09

Sub County Chairperson Sentenced for Conspiring to Marry Off 12-year Old Girl

During the hearing, the prosecution told the court that in December 2017, Ssenkyama in his capacity as Malongo LC III chairperson unlawfully arbitrated in the matter of aggravated defilement against a twelve-year-old girl who was in primary five at Lwemiyaga primary school in Lwengo.
09:53
09:53

Nicholas Opiyo Wins UGX 400M Human Rights Tulip 2021 Award Chapter Four Uganda 1

Opiyo is the Executive Director of the embattled Chapter Four Uganda, a Non-Governmental Organization - NGO dedicated to the protection of civil liberties and promotion of human rights for all.
08:05
08:05

MP Ssegirinya Pleads With Court for His Right to Prayers 2 1 Top story

When granted an opportunity to address the court about his plights, Ssegirinya complained that he is locked up in solitary confinement and not allowed to practice his faith through prayers.
07:12
07:12

Teso Leaders Demand Affirmative Action on Cattle Compensation Soroti High Court 1 1

Stephen Ochola, the Serere LCV Chairperson and head of LCV Chairpersons for all Teso District Chairpersons says that the cattle raids, insurgency and insecurity affected all the households in the area.

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16:51
16:51

Presidents Museveni, Suluhu to Address Oil and Gas Symposium in Dar

The symposium, the first of its kind, is a platform for the private sector to network, understand industry opportunities and challenges, showcase their capacities through experience sharing, and interact with public sector actors on legal and polish matters that govern the industry in the two countries.

Business and finance

13:10
13:10

Arua City Market Vendors Allocated Space 3 2

Lydia Karungi Senior Program Officer in charge of Community Development in MATIP said they are set to allocate over 3,500 stalls and pitches to vendors.
11:31
11:31

We Are Overwhelmed With Passenger Baggage - Uganda Airlines 1 4

Each passenger is allowed to carry a piece of hand luggage weighing a maximum of 7 kilograms and two pieces of check-in baggage weighing a total of 23 kilograms. However one is also allowed to have two extra pieces of baggage at a total cost of 125 US Dollars. Those with only one extra piece of baggage are paying 50 US Dollars.
17:28
17:28

COVID-19 Resilience: From Classroom to Food Café Owners covid 19 resilience 5

Two teachers of St Gracious schools in Lira district have established a food café business to earn a living as they wait for schools to reopen.
17:16
17:16

Cotton Price Hits UGX 3,000 After 10 Years 3

Okello says it is unfortunate that many farmers got discouraged because last year their cotton was destroyed by floods and the price was also low at between Shillings 1,500 to Shillings 1,800.

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