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12:59
12:59

PWDS Want Screen Size of Sign Language Interpreters Increased 2 1

Yona Wasswa, the chairperson of NCPD, says they want the size of the interpreter to be the same as that of the other news anchors. According to Wasswa, the space that was allocated to sign language interpreters is too small, which makes it hard for the deaf to understand what is being communicated.
12:49
12:49

Uganda not Implementing Laws to Promote the Rights of PWDs 4 1

The draft report, which is the country's account from 2012 on the observance of the Conventions on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), shows that while Uganda has many laws to promote the rights of persons with disabilities, many of them are not implemented.
12:35
12:35

14 Students Arrested Over Maruzi Seed SS Strike 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson, says the suspects were identified as the ring leaders of the strike.
11:48
11:48

Rustlers Kill Two in Agago 6

James Opira, the LC 3 chairperson of Omiya sub-county identifies one of the deceased as John Kanyankole, who hailed from Ntungamo district but had married in Lacekoto village, Layita Parish, and was attending to the animals of his father-in-law.

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08:43
08:43

Pictorial on Bwebajja Senior Officers Pass Out Top story

Assistant Inspector General of Police -AIGP Godfrey Golooba, who presided over the pass out on behalf of Inspector General of Police -IGP Martin Ochola rallied the officers to ensure that they practice the skills they have acquired and exhibit them in their duties purposely to match the ever-changing policing needs.

Business and finance

16:15
16:15

Vendors Abandon Gulu Main Market Lockups Over Poor Access Gulu City Council 1 3

Santo Obura, the Manager of Gulu Market Sacco, who owns an office in the Northern section of the market says accessibility has remained their biggest challenge ever since the market was opened.
15:13
15:13

Three Parish Chiefs, CDO in Apac Arrested for Extortion 5

The suspects are Alex Egwang, the parish chief of Chegere parish, Nixon Odur of Ngica parish, Nelson Paka of Atigolwok parish and Jacob Okello, a 29-year-old Community Development Officer.
12:49
12:49

Uganda not Implementing Laws to Promote the Rights of PWDs 4 1

The draft report, which is the country's account from 2012 on the observance of the Conventions on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), shows that while Uganda has many laws to promote the rights of persons with disabilities, many of them are not implemented.
09:03
09:03

Moroto Residents Exchange Charcoal for Malwa Residue moroto district 3 2

Mary Nakiru, a 13 years old female from Loputuk village said they struggle to burn charcoal or collect firewood depending on what’s in high demand and they take to a town that is about 10 kilometers away from the village to go for an exchange to get local brew residues as food.

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