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20:06
20:06

Two Inmates Dead, Seven Others Critically Injured in Lyantonde Accident 2 1

The accident occurred on Wednesday as a group of inmates at Kabula prison facility in Lyantonde district were being transported for labour in Katovu parish, Lyantonde sub-county.
19:29
19:29

LOP Welcomes US Sanctions Against CMI Boss Maj Gen Abel Kandiho human rights abuses 1

On Tuesday, the US Department of the Treasury implicated Kandiho and other CMI officers for the arrest, detention and physical abuse of people in Uganda. The Statement shows that the CMI targeted individuals due to their nationality, political views, or critique of the Uganda government.
13:37
13:37

Kampala Minister Sets Remuneration Structure for Speakers, Deputy Speakers

"I would like to guide the implementation of this new structure of emoluments be urgently done to avoid unnecessary litigations," said Kabanda in her letter to the KCCA Executive Director, Dorothy Kisaka.
10:09
10:09

Sub County Chairperson Sentenced for Conspiring to Marry Off 12-year Old Girl

During the hearing, the prosecution told the court that in December 2017, Ssenkyama in his capacity as Malongo LC III chairperson unlawfully arbitrated in the matter of aggravated defilement against a twelve-year-old girl who was in primary five at Lwemiyaga primary school in Lwengo.

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16:51
16:51

Presidents Museveni, Suluhu to Address Oil and Gas Symposium in Dar

The symposium, the first of its kind, is a platform for the private sector to network, understand industry opportunities and challenges, showcase their capacities through experience sharing, and interact with public sector actors on legal and polish matters that govern the industry in the two countries.

Business and finance

19:29
19:29

Deputy Speaker Among Asks Committee Chairpersons To Report Back To Parliament 3 1

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Anita Among has tasked all committee chairperson to urgently report back to the House in regard to Bills and other business that was referred to them for consideration.
19:21
19:21

Parliament Independent Engineers to Assess Moroto Central Market 2 2

URN reported last month that vendors had rejected the stalls in the newly constructed market because they were too small to accommodate the vendors and their merchandise. The stalls did not also have a storage facility.
18:44
18:44

UNBS Equips Gulu Testing Lab, To start Operation Before End of Year 4 1

The multibillion laboratory is one of the three regional laboratories, the others in Mbale and Mbarara cities whose construction is funded by the Danish Embassy through TradeMark East Africa-TMEA. UNBS kicked off the construction of the three regional laboratories last year.
16:31
16:31

UCAA Bars Staff From Using Personal Phones, Devices At Entebbe Airport 1

In a circular to staff, Emmanuel Barungi, the General Manager Entebbe Airport says that "it has been noted with concern that the use of personal phones and other devices by Airport staff while on duty has continued unabated despite consequent security and safety concerns."

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