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16:55

Uganda Plans To Use Blood Serum For Ebola Treatment ebola virus 2

The Ministry of Health will be using serum from Ebola immune individuals for the treatment of Ebola as a form of immune modulator.
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Officers Complain After Police Promotions uganda police force 2

As the Uganda Police Force celebrated 100 years last week, some officers went to social media and other public platforms to express their disappointment over the promotions that had been approved by the president. More than 4000 promotions were announced with 355 senior officers benefiting from them.
15:58
15:58

What OPM Staff Say About Mbabazi Tenure 2

According to OPM Press Secretary Josephine Mayanja-Nkangi, the outgoing Prime Minister lived by his word. Described by many as a workaholic, the now former prime minister dedicated more time to his job, often leaving the office as late as 10pm. Mayanja says the annual performance appraisals saw the light of day because of Mbabazi's unwavering quest to have public servants play the role they are paid to do.
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15:05

Masaka Hospital Reinstates Meals for Patients after Protests patient care 1 2 Top story

Swaibu Suulambaya, the Chairperson of Masaka Patients has accused Masaka Hospital of diverting funds meant for food
14:02
14:02

Woman Tortures, Throws Child in Pit Latrine Over UGX 400 child neglect

Jennifer Obong (35), a woman in Kole district who last week tortured and later threw into a pit latrine a seven year old child has been arrested by the police. She has been charged with child abuse and attempted murder.
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13:12

Founders: Indian Association Uganda Has No Stake in Hill Road Public School land disputes 1

In a telephone interview from United States of America, Dr. Ansu, who studied from Hill Road Public school, says the Indian Association has no stake in the school
12:53
12:53

Manafwa LCs To Meet Museveni Over District 2

The local council three chairpersons from fifteen sub counties that make up Bubulo East constituency in Manafwa District are demanding to meet President Museveni to demand for the creation of Namisindwa district before the 2016 general elections.
11:31
11:31

Agago Councillor Thrown Out Of Committee Meeting For Indiscipline

A district council representative in Agago district was on Tuesday suspended from attending production committee meeting, to which he is a member. The suspension of Denis Ojoma Tabu, the Adilang Sub County Councilor, stems from an indiscipline case he committed against Oweka John Bostify, the district speaker during a full council sitting on August 26th.
11:08
11:08

Hoima Locals Question Shoddy Work On Community Centre Building 4

Residents of Buhimba Sub County in Hoima district are questioning authorities over what they call shoddy work on a community centre and school buildings.
10:52
10:52

Speech By Prime Minister Obote On the Eve of Uganda's Independence 1962 milton obote 1 Top story

At midnight tonight Uganda shall become Independent. We shall have a Uganda flag, a National Anthem and Coat of Arms. These will be symbols, but independence does not begin and end with the selection and raising of a flag, the singing of a National Anthem and the display of a Coat of Arms. Our independence shall mean great responsibilities for all of us without exception.
09:14
09:14

UWA Rolls Out Hotel Air Balloons In National Parks 3 2

Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has embarked on rolling out hot air balloon services to National Parks. The balloon uses hot air which is pumped into it, making it lighter and able to float in air. When the hot air cools, the balloon becomes heavier and slowly lands on the ground. It uses direction of the wind to float across.
08:59
08:59

CSOs Press For New Design Of PRDP 6

A new debate has ensued among Civil Society Organizations in post Conflict Northern Uganda over the design of the third phase of the Peace Recovery and Development Plan (PRDP-3). The first five years of the plan focused more on development of roads, schools, health centres, and clean and safe water sources among others.
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08:22

UPDF Turns Down UN Request On CAR Mission united nations

It has emerged that the Ugandan People's Defence Forces (UPDF) turned down a request by the United Nations to take over a peace keeping mission in Central African Republic (CAR).
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06:46

Chinese Loan to Finance US$8bn Standard Gauge Railway chinese loans 1 2 Top story

The Standard Gauge Railway SGR, will be entirely funded by a loan from the Chinese Government. Already, the government has already picked a contractor, China Habour Engineering Company Limited CHEC, which according to President Museveni will have the responsibility of sourcing the loan.
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