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15:09
15:09

Uganda Must Do More to Combat Impunity and Deliver Justice to Victims

Sarah Kihika Kasande, ICTJ’s Country Director to Uganda in a statement said ever since a similar appraisal took place in 2016, none of the UPR recommendations that Uganda accepted has ever been acted upon.
13:40
13:40

Verification of 2000 Veterans in Arua Kicks Off 2 5

Some of the Veterans who turned up on day one of the exercise asked the government to expedite the payment process.
10:06
10:06

Uganda to Waive Taxes on Foreign Venture Funds to Get The Domiciled Here 4

Most of the Venture Capital of Investment Fund companies that are operating in Uganda are domiciled in other countries where they are given easy conditions to establish.
08:28
08:28

Dominic Ongwen’s Appeal Hearing Scheduled for Next Month Northern Uganda 1 1

Ongwen’s defense team led by Crispus Ayena Odongo filed its appeal briefs against the conviction and sentencing of Ongwen on October 21 and 26 last year.

Slideshow

08:53
08:53

Pictorial: Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile's Body Returns

His body was flown into the country aboard a Kenyan Airways plane. The plane carrying the casket touched down at 7:30 pm.

Business and finance

20:13
20:13

URA Halts Withholding Tax on Petroleum Products Transporters

Recently, URA wrote to the companies demanding that they remit 15 per cent withholding tax on all foreign transport payments incurred over the years in importing fuel into Uganda. The dispute has persisted since 2019 between the oil companies, some logistics firms and manufacturers.
20:01
20:01

Taxi Operators Fight over Ungazetted Parking Spaces in Masaka Masaka City Council 2

Police led by Masaka City Police Commander Moses Nanoka intervened after leaders of Masaka United Taxi Operators and Drivers Cooperative Society engaged in bitter clashes with their counterparts plying the Kampala-Kyotera and Kampala-Mbarara routes, accusing them of setting up illegal roadside stages.
14:56
14:56

How Okere City Initiative is Changing Lives in Otuke 2 11

Donnas Ojok- Okello, an Economics graduate, and development expert is the brain behind the Okere City Initiative, which he started in Okere Mom- Kok “a baby should not cry” his ancestral home village.
10:39
10:39

Geological Museum Struggles to Replace Stolen Mineral Samples After 30 Years investment 3 4

Richard Kigwe, a Geologist at the facility explained to URN that for the last three decades, the lost glory of the museum has not yet been fully restored to the required level because vital samples were either robbed or tampered with.

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