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15:29
15:29

University Student Remanded for Defiling 13-Year-Old Girl 1

Aaron Wasswa, a student of Community Development at Kyambogo University was arrested last month for defiling the victim, a pupil at Ssekiboobo Primary School.
10:18
10:18

Mukono High Court Relocates to Permanent Home 2 2

Elizabeth Akuro Ogwalo, the Mukono High court Deputy registrar, says that the court has been operating in rented premises without basic facilities since 2016.
08:44
08:44

Kwoyelo's Trial: LRA Victim Breaks Down after Lawyer Challenges Testimony Thomas Kwoyelo 1

During the cross-examination conducted by Kwoyelo’s Lawyer Evans Ochieng, the victim revealed she was abducted from Pagak IDP camp where she resided after armed rebels overran the camp at about 4 pm. 
07:54
07:54

Kalungu Officials Tasked to Protect Local Communities Against Abusive Investors 3

Speaking during a stakeholders’ dialogue on Tuesday, Joseph Byomuhangyi, the Projects Coordinator at UCCA observed that out of their interactions with the different communities in Kalungu, they established that the leaders are much more inclined to protect the interests of the investors and businessmen over the inherent rights of the residents.

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10:55
10:55

Pictorial: Youth Mark Rwenzururu Palace Raid Anniversary by Planting Trees Top story

Sunday marked six years since the raid on the Rwenzurur palace, which climaxed with the arrest of Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere and 203 others.

Business and finance

10:54
10:54

Micro Finance Institutions Seek UGX 87B 2

The average institutional interest rate in the country stands at 20 percent following the October monetary policy instrument issued by the central bank, which saw the Central Bank Rate increase to 10 percent from 8.5 percent. BoU decided to increase the CRB in an attempt to contain the inflationary pressures on the economy in October 2022.
10:36
10:36

UCC Gives Solar-Powered Tablets to 140 Poor Households in Lamwo 4

Sebastian Oswin Oguti, the deputy Lamwo Resident District Commissioner has described the project as timely in helping to increase the income level of households in the Acholi sub-region, which is among the poorest regions in the country.
09:33
09:33

Poor Hygiene Threatens Business at Kabundaire Market 2 1

The market which has more than 1000 vendors is covered in a very unpleasant smell with flies hovering around all day, a situation which, vendors say, has driven customers out of the market.
08:25
08:25

Vendors Protest Delayed Handover of Kabale Market 1 7

The contractor was scheduled to have completed construction by late last year, but the contract was extended to September.

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