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16:44
16:44

European Union to Inject UGX 4.6 Billion for Skilling Refugees 5 1

Under the programme, at least 1,210 individuals from refugees and host communities in Terego, Arua, Madi-Okollo, Yumbe, Adjumani and Kiryandongo districts will benefit from various skills training in agribusiness, horticulture, building and concrete practice, hair dressing, tailoring among others.
14:56
14:56

Reducing Health Centre Distance to 5Km Radius Key to HIV/AIDS Care – LOP 1 1

Mpuuga’s proposal is contained in his statement commemorating World AIDS Day on Thursday as the country continues to make significant progress towards eliminating HIV/AIDS as a public health threat by 2030.
14:04
14:04

Man Murders Concubine in Kween 1

According to Kawanao, the suspect was nabbed in Kapchorwa while trying to escape. “What I confirm is that the woman was killed by a man who is now arrested and detained in Kapchorwa central police station," he said. The suspect will be transferred to Kween district where he committed the crime.
12:53
12:53

ICC Sets Date for Judgement On Ongwen’s Appeal Dominic Ongwen 1

Ongwen was sentenced to 25 years’ imprisonment by the ICC in May last year after being found guilty of a total of 61 crimes comprising crimes against humanity and war crimes.

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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

20:52
20:52

Energy Ministry Given Seven Days to Explain Nationwide Power Outage load shedding 1 3 Top story

On Wednesday, the Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited – UETCL, without giving reasons announced on its social media pages that they are experiencing a national blackout. “We shall keep you updated as we work on restoration of power. All inconveniences caused are regretted,” read the UETCL message to its stakeholders.
18:22
18:22

Finance Ministry to Rationalise Tax Incentives Next Year - Ggoobi 2 1

In his statement, Ggoobi said that government is implementing a Tax Expenditure Rationalisation Plan to streamline tax incentives over the medium term.
16:58
16:58

EAC Marks 23 Years of Revival, Challenges Persist

By the time of the signing of the Treaty for the Establishment of the East African Community in Arusha on November 30, 1999, the population of the bloc was 90 million while the size of the economy (GDP) was 32.2 billion dollars.
16:00
16:00

Expressway "Drone" Operators Regularize Status 2 2

Peter Kaggwa, the Chairperson of the Fly-Express Travellers Association told the minister that they had fulfilled all the government requirements including branding their vehicles, paying the requisite PSV license, and ensuring they have qualified drivers.

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