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08:01
08:01

Four People Charged for Examination Malpractice

Court presided over by the Kasangati grade one magistrate, Beatrice Kayinza heard that the suspects together with others still at large, while in Wakiso district between November 8th and 9th, 2022 were found in possession of the electronic examination paper material and information. The suspects pleaded not guilty.
19:12
19:12

150 Children Rescued from Kampala Streets During Citywide Operation street children 1

The children mostly from Karamoja were picked from various parts of Kampala and taken to Kobulin Youth Rehabilitation and Skilling centre in Napak district for rehabilitation. A total of 13 suspected child traffickers were also arrested during the operation.
19:08
19:08

UPDF Imposter Committed to International Crimes Division Court

The prosecution alleges that between 2016 and 2022, Mugisha recruited, harbored, received, maintained, and transported the now 17-year-old girl by means of deception or position of vulnerability for the purpose of sexual exploitation.
11:18
11:18

Pallisa Officials Tasked to Return Extorted Cash From Job Seekers Extortion 1 2

The Pallisa Resident District Commissioner, Majid Dikhusooka, says that he issued the directives after registering more than 20 cases of extortion from applicants involving district officials.

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16:09
16:09

Pictorial: National Team Prepares For World Cross Country Championships

The team under the watchful eyes of Coach Benjamin Njia is camping at Trinity Biblical Institute - Kapchorwa.

Business and finance

17:13
17:13

Gov't Proposed Budget Increase Unrealistic-Opposition 1

Wamakuyu Mudimi, the Budget Committee Vice Chairperson in his report observes that the contribution of tax revenues to the total budget has continued to decline, hence pushing the government to costly borrowing.
16:21
16:21

Parliament Committee Proposes 12 Percent Budget Increase 1 1

However, Shadow Finance minister Muwanga said Kivumbi says in his minority report: "For the budget committee to identify a huge funding gap of 6.1 trillion to be added to the already exaggerated Resource Envelope of 49.9 trillion Shillings without identifying the sources of revenue renders this exercise an academic trip of no particular practical import to the budget process.”
15:58
15:58

Nwoya District Yet to Recover Swindled PDM Funds 1

145 million Shillings has so far been recovered from six civil servants implicated in the misappropriation of the fund since the intervention of Jovrine Kalisa, the Deputy National Coordinator of PDM.
14:12
14:12

Budget Committee Raises Red Flag on Conflicting Gov’t Debt Figures Public Debt 2 1

In the committee report on the proposed National Budget Framework paper for the next financial year 2023/2024, Members of Parliament queried the variance in figures submitted by the Ministry of Finance and Auditor General.

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