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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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11:39

Matany Hospital Seeks UGX 200M to Scale Up Palliative Care in Karamoja 1 3

Dr. John Bosco Nsubuga, the Medical Superintendent of Matany explained that the palliative care unit at the facility started in 2010 and has been getting an overwhelming number of patients.
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Vendors Ask Gov't to Halt Eviction From Wakaka Community Market 3 1

Wakaka Community, which is opposite the defunct African Textile Mills-ATM in Bugwere cell in Malukhu ward hosts over 200 vendors. It sits on an acre of land belonging to URC.
15:29
15:29

University Student Remanded for Defiling 13-Year-Old Girl 1

Aaron Wasswa, a student of Community Development at Kyambogo University was arrested last month for defiling the victim, a pupil at Ssekiboobo Primary School.

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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

08:09
08:09

Millers Block Highway Protesting UNBS Decision to Seal Off Their Plants regional police 2

A team of UNBS inspectors sealed off the maize mills on Wednesday after the operators failed to present their operating licenses and clearance from local authorities.
18:08
18:08

Acholi Farmers Plant Over 400 Acres of Macadamia Trees in First Projet Year 6 1

Simon Odoc Ojok, the Northern Region Macadamia Project Coordinator, said that 12 sub-counties have so far been covered since the start of the project and the farmers have collectively planted about 420 acres of macadamia in Agago district under Chief Justice Owiny Dollo Charity Foundation.
18:03
18:03

Vendors Ask Gov't to Halt Eviction From Wakaka Community Market 1 3

Wakaka Community, which is opposite the defunct African Textile Mills-ATM in Bugwere cell in Malukhu ward hosts over 200 vendors. It sits on an acre of land belonging to URC.
17:12
17:12

URA Spends UGX 100M to Destroy Contraband Cigarettes 1 2

It is estimated that the government loses approximately Shillings 30 billion annually to the Illicit cigarette trade. Data from the Uganda Revenue Authority, indicate that between 2019 to 2022, up to 33 million sticks of cigarettes were seized and destroyed at the Nakasongola incineration facility.

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