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18:38
18:38

MPs Want IPU to Investigate Rights Violations in Parliament nrm 1

Led by Reagan Okumu, the Aswa County, James Acidri, the Maracha East MP and Otuke Woman MP, Sylvia Akello, the group accuses Kadaga of conspiring with the state to allow the invasion of parliament.
18:22
18:22

Shelve Age Limit Bill - Mak Law Dons article 102 (b) 4 1

Lecturers at the School of Law at Makerere University have asked Parliament of Uganda to consider shelving the bill seeking to amend Article 102b of the 1995 constitution. This position was contained in joint statement by 22 law lecturers read by Associate Prof. Christopher Mbazira today at Makerere University.
18:07
18:07

Farmers Stuck With 4.6 Million Coffee Seedlings 2

Flex Cuthbert Esoku, the Mbarara Chief Administrative Officer, says they are doing everything possible to ensure the coffee seedlings are absorbed by the neighboring districts to protect the farmers from making loses.
16:52
16:52

Drive to Curtail Drowning Rolled Out in Kalangala swim safe uganda 2 1

The drive is a brainchild of Swim Safe Uganda, a not for profit organisation that works to reduce cases of drowning across its east Africa. The organisation estimates that up to 5000 cases of drowning are reported every year in Uganda, mostly within Lake Victoria.
16:42
16:42

Environmentalists Destroy Crop Gardens in Mbarara Wetlands river rwizi 1 1

David Nuwagaba, the Mbarara District Senior Environment Office, says they cleared all the crops to enable the wetland to regenerate.
16:13
16:13

Uhuru Institute Condemn Police Raid, Deny Funding Illegal Activities 1 2

The Uhuru Institute for Social Development has condemned police raid of its Naguru-based offices on suspicion that its being used as a conduit for illicit funds to facilitate illegal activities.
16:02
16:02

Amuru Police Stuck With Abandoned Minor uganda police force

Police in Amuru district are still hunting for the parents of a juvenile abandoned at Atiak trading centre more than a week ago.
15:47
15:47

BOU Reduces Central Bank Rate By 0.5% cbr and lending

Central Bank Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile says that the move is to cautiously ease monetary policy to boost private sector credit growth and to strengthen the economic growth momentum.
14:53
14:53

Police in Show of Force at Annual Celebrations community policing 1

Demonstrations were from International Police-Interpol, the African Police Organisation Afripol, and the Eastern Africa Police Chiefs Cooperation Organization EAPCCO, senior police officers training school Bwebajja, police support operations, colonial police and sports like netball, taekwondo and boxing.
14:27
14:27

Age Limit Bill Scheduled for First Reading raphael magyezi

However, it will be tabled before a one-sided parliament after a boycott by members of the opposition. They were protesting the suspension of their colleagues by the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga.
13:52
13:52

Rwanda Embassy Denies Intimidating Journalist over War Book 1 Top story

The Rwanda High Commission in Uganda has issued a statement dismissing reports by veteran journalist Justus Muhanguzi Kampe that he was intimidated in a bid to stop him from launching his book on the Rwandan genocide.
13:02
13:02

Health Ministry: Heavy Rains Likely to Trigger Water Borne Diseases 1

The Health Ministry also appeals to members of the public to observe good hygiene, and sanitation around homes and schools and boil or drink chlorinated water. The circular follows the confirmed outbreak of cholera in Nyakiyumbu Sub County in Kasese district.
12:50
12:50

Police Confirm Grenade Attacks on Legislators' Homes uganda police

A similar attack was reported in the home of the Rubaga North MP, Moses Kasibante, in Ssendaula Zone in Lungujja in Rubaga division on September 28, 2017.
11:55
11:55

UCC Media Crackdown Intended to Create Fear- Kanaabi media attacks

Last week, UCC, the government body which regulates the broadcasting sector, stopped the live broadcast of parliamentary proceedings. A number of radio and television stations have also told of how unidentified persons have directed them not to host opposition politicians, particularly those opposed to the lifting of the presidential age limit.
11:17
11:17

Mak Prof Warns on Land Reforms kabale district 4 1

Prof. Ahikire says right from colonial times, land has remained one of the unfinished businesses arguing that the 1995 constitution just fueled the already complex situation.
11:07
11:07

Opposition Framing Govt with Grenade Attacks- Opondo suspended mps

The legislators posted on their various social media accounts that grenade explosions had been heard at their residences in Makindye and Magere, on Monday night.
10:36
10:36

MPS: We Will Not Back Down on Age Limit Removal chaos in parliament 2

Charles Angiro Gutmoi, the Erute North MP, says they will start from where they stopped when their colleagues complete serving their suspension from the house.
07:39
07:39

UCU Lady Canons Shock Kenya's KPA in Zone 5 Championships city oilers uganda

The Uganda Christian University UCU Lady Canons on Monday stopped champions Kenya Ports Authority KPA 69-68 in a hotly contested FIBA Zone Five basketball Championship game in Kampala.
07:34
07:34

Two Held for Killing Family Head murder

Nicholas Asiimwe Mwamba, the Kayonza sub county Local council three chairperson, says the children were pushing their father to sell off his hard earned property to achieve their selfish desires.
07:07
07:07

Two Nabbed With 70Kgs of Ivory suspected poachers 1

Tom Okello, the Chief Warden Murchison Falls National Game Park, says entry into the park by the neighboring community members constitutes a major challenge affecting tourism and conservation in the park.
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