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17:48
17:48

Speaker Directs Ministry to Investigate Sylvia Owori over Land Grabbing Allegations 1 3

244 affected residents of Nyangore Zone, Nyangole Sub County in Tororo accuse Awori’s UPDF guards of harassment and intimidation.
07:25
07:25

Child Abuse Cases Surge in Koboko District 3 1

These include150 cases of physical violence, 130 cases of child neglect, 81 cases involving children in conflict with the law, 25 cases of defilement, 11 cases of rape, 11 cases of child abandonment and six cases of child-to-child sex.
19:50
19:50

Besigye Freed After Eight Hour Standoff With Police 3

In the morning Police intercepted Besigye shortly after living in his residence where he spent six days under preventive arrest to stop him from leading protests against the high commodity prices.
17:47
17:47

Science Teachers Halt Strike 2

Addressing journalists at the Media Centre, Vincent Elong, the Chairman of the Union says that following the negotiations with the Ministry of Education, Public service, and the Union representatives they agreed to halt the strike until June 13, 2022.

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19:21
19:21

Pictorial: Police Blocks Besigye Protests Against Commodity Prices

Police intercepted Besigye shortly after living his residence where he spent six days under preventive arrest to stop him from leading protests against the high commodity prices.

Business and finance

20:00
20:00

Health, Education Take Largest Share in UGX 48 Trillion Approved Budget National Budget 3 1

The largest share of the resource envelope is towards the Human Capital Development programme that entails (Health, Education and Gender) at 8.74 trillion. This is followed by Governance and Security at 7.03 trillion, Integrated Transport Infrastructure and Services getting 4.17 trillion, Sustainable Energy Development with 1.6 trillion, and Agro-Industrialization getting 1.26 trillion.
19:22
19:22

Muwema Speaks out on Bitature-Vantage Conflict, say Bitature has No Opponent 4 1

“In the case of Sudhir, didn’t he sign an agreement to pay Bank of Uganda; didn’t the Supreme Court of this country nullify that agreement and said the receivership of Crane Bank was illegal?" Muwema asked. "There are also very many judgements to that effect. So, when you do an illegal agreement, even if we sign and even put figure prints, the agreement is illegal; it will be nullified whether you paid money or not." He then lamented, "So now I have no opponent, I’m in the ring alone!”
18:32
18:32

Chinese Business Community Seeks Clarity on Tax Exemptions 3

Tax exemption has always been a controversial topic among the ordinary Ugandans who have always opposed them. However, it is provided for in the national and the east African protocols. The government has always used it to entice foreign investments for economic development.
18:22
18:22

Museveni to Offer Land to Indian Banana Stem Processor 2

The President made the commitment on Friday while meeting the Honorary Consul of Uganda in Mumbai, India Madhusudan Agrawal at State House Entebbe.

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