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14:25
14:25

Ghost Names, Underpayment Frustrate Acholi War-Debt Claimants War claimants 1 2

They are questioning names that keep featuring on the lists that were verified earlier by the government through the Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs as genuine claimants for the compensation that is meant for people who lost livestock and property between 1986 and 2003 in the areas of Acholi, Lango, and Teso sub-regions.
12:45
12:45

Well-Wishers Commence Relief Food Distribution in Hunger-Stricken Otuke 1 3

The distribution followed a drive to encourage well-wishers and companies to rescue the communities in Otuke whose lives were threatened by hunger. The drive resulted in the collection of 3 tons of relief food, half of which were donated by Mt. Meru millers.
12:10
12:10

Limited Funding Undermining Role of Probation Offices-Study 7

Social Policy Analyst Prof. Narathius Asingwire observes that Probation Offices are constrained to conduct programs of rehabilitation and resettlement of street children, supporting children under alternative care, sensitization on children's rights, children in conflict with the law and providing food and non-food items to children in remand homes and institutions because of insufficient funding.
18:50
18:50

Equal Opportunities Commission Handles 100 Cases in Mbarara, Isingiro Legal Clinic 1 4

Hajjat Safiya Nalule Juuko, the Chairperson of the Commission says that the free legal clinic was an initiative to extend the services of the commission to the people in the countryside, who would otherwise find difficulty in registering complaints in the absence of regional offices.

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19:22
19:22

Pictorial: Police Decorates 254 Senior Police Officers

Spouses, children and other relatives could not hold their excitement as names of the person they had accompanied were read.

Business and finance

17:25
17:25

Bamaturaki Not Qualified to Head Uganda Airlines- MPs Jenifer Bamuturaki 1 3

The job, according to a description that accompanied the call for applications, requires an ideal candidate to hold an honours bachelor’s degree in any field, post-graduate training in Administration or any other business-related course, and at least 10 years of aviation experience at senior management level.
15:09
15:09

Why Isimba Shutdown Makes Uganda Suffer Blackouts and Import Isimba Dam 1 3

Uganda’s power generation plants have the capacity to produce about 1,346 megawatts, according to the Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA), as of December 2021, while the demand stands at about 800 megawatts.
11:31
11:31

Moroto Councilors Demand Audit over Suspected Financial Mismanagement 4 2

John Gaston Napokol, chairperson works and social services committee of the municipal council says the work done is not worth the money spent and therefore they demand an audit to establish how the funds were utilized.
09:08
09:08

Gov't Releases 4.2 Billion for Revamping Kilembe Mines vice president 1 3

The Vice President Rtd. Maj. Jesca Alupo said the money will be used for fixing broken bridges, rehabilitate and restore the power supply before government succeeds in identifying an investor.

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