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16:36

UNFPA Chief Wants Africa To Rethink Age Of Consent family planning

The executive director of the United Nations Population Fund Dr Babatunde Osotimehin has appealed to Sub-Saharan African countries to refocus on the age of consent in order to avail girls with the opportunity to remain in school.
16:19
16:19

ESC Validation Exercise Unearths More Fraud in Teacher Recruitment ghosts 3

So far the exercise that has covered Northeastern, Eastern and parts of Central Uganda shows that over 400 teachers in government aided secondary schools accessed government payroll illegally. In the northeastern, 302 cases of fraudulent access to payroll has been registered while parts of central where the validation exercise has taken place, 165 cases have been reported.
15:04
15:04

15-year-old Denied British Visa for Football Trials gulu united fc 2

The visa was reportedly denied because Brentford FC did not guarantee that the 15 year old would come back after his 10 days trials and also that there was no clear arrangement of the boy’s welfare while in Brentford.
14:36
14:36

Govt To Construct Oil Storage Facility In Buloba albertine region 2

Ministry of Energy permanent secretary Fred Kabagambe Kaliisa has said that the government will construct a pipeline to Buloba on Mityana road for the transportation of finished products from the Albertine region.
12:27
12:27

Minister Wants EAC Leaders To Discuss Expulsions 3

A Ugandan Minister has said the East African Presidential Summit to be held in Kampala later this month, should effectively discuss the expulsions of nationals from member states if the integration process is genuine.
11:56
11:56

New Contraceptives Unveiled At Family Planning Meet

United States reproductive health partner organizations have today unveiled new effective and easy-to-use contraceptive technologies which offer the potential to improve contraceptive access to millions of women in Africa and South Asia.
11:41
11:41

Government Stiffles Wildlife Conflict Mitigation Project nwoya 2 3

The UGX 8.9 billion project was first launched in 2010 after a string of destructions and sufferings caused to wildlife by communities living near the game parks and reserves.
11:17
11:17

Uganda, Tanzania Fight Over Climate Change Conference Slot unfccc 1

Sources at the ongoing Climate Change Conference in Warsaw Poland told Uganda Radio Network that the two East African Community—EAC member states have each decided to front a candidate to chair the African Group of negotiators.
11:09
11:09

FDC Launches Campaign to Clear Kibazanga Debts kasese district

Last week, Kibazanga who is also a Chief Prince of \'Obusinga bwa Rwenzururu\' was arrested by court bailiffs in Fort Portal over nonpayment of the money awarded to Lt. col. Dura Mawa. He was released shortly after agreeing to Clear the debt in six months.
10:50
10:50

Interdicted Magistrate Baker Rwatooro Reprieved

He was accused of conducting himself in a manner prejudicial to the good image, honor, dignity and reputation of the judiciary.
10:28
10:28

Man Jailed for Defiling and impregnating 12-year-old Daughter incest

Police at Butenga in Bukomansimbi district are holding a 30-year old man for defiling and impregnating his 12 year old daughter.
09:17
09:17

URA: Truck Drivers Deliberately Delay Goods For More Pay cross border trade 5 1 Top story

Kamajugo says the authority has introduced a tracking system that will alert the owners of the goods so that they can monitor the movement of the drivers. He says through this they intend to reduce the days of clearance and reduce cost of business across the region.
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08:58

Kabale Town Clerk Arrested over UGX 283M Road Money abuse of office 1 Top story

Augustine Rukiika Bujara, the Kabale Municipality town clerk, has been arrested by Police for misuse of office. Bujara was arrested on Thursday afternoon by Police. He is accused of diverting money meant for road construction.
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07:47

EAC Security Council in Offing 4

Charles Njoroge, the Deputy Secretary General Political Federation East African Affairs, says the proposal was made by the East African Council of Ministers meeting in April this year. It will then be placed for consideration by the Presidential summit expected to meet at the end of this month in Kampala Uganda.
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