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20:33
20:33

Government to Issue Guidelines on Fish Maw Trading parliament 4 1

The traders through their Secretary General Charles Tebandeke told the speaker that they were being denied their right to trade in fish maws yet they pay licenses to deal in the business.
20:22
20:22

Crested Cranes Defeat Swaziland In COSAFA Cup 1

Ugandas Crested Cranes and hosts South Africa made winning starts at the 2018 COSAFA Womens Championship on Wednesday.
20:14
20:14

Uganda Among Top 10 African Countries with Relatively Good Policies 2

The 2017 report of the Country Policy and Institutional Assessment CPIA for Africa, released today, covers 38 countries and describes the progress the countries are making on improving the quality of their policies and institutions.
19:56
19:56

Busongora North MP William Nzonghu Fears For His Life parliament 1 3

Nzoghu says that during the course of last week, he noticed people trailing him from home and around different spots in Kampala. He says that although he does not know why he is being trailed, he needs assurance from the government that his security is guaranteed.
19:55
19:55

Bushenyi Roadside Vendors Resist Eviction 2

The authorities now want the traders to occupy Ishaka and Bushenyi markets that have since been abandoned by traders, a directive that has been resisted by the traders.
19:33
19:33

Merger of Agencies Good for Service Delivery – World Bank 1

World Banks Chief Economist for Africa Albert Zeufack argued that key, as a result of the reforms, would be whether or not it contributes to reducing corruption, which is also sustained over time.
19:20
19:20

Trade Minister Cautions against Interrupting Movement of Goods traffic officers 3 1

Kyambadde said she has often bickered with traffic officers who stop trucks with the sole purpose of asking for bribes. She was speaking at a meeting organized to update stakeholders on the progress of developing the Uganda National Trade Portal at Hotel Africana in Kampala, today.
19:19
19:19

MPs Task Government on Alleged Deportation of Rwandans rwandan refugees 2

Rebecca Kadaga, the Speaker of Parliament asked Government to respond to the concerns of the MPs on Tuesday next week.
17:50
17:50

Mufti Turned Away from Makindye Military Barracks accusation 1

Prior to visiting Makindye Police barracks, the Mufti consulted Lt. Gen. Gutti who gave green light to the visit. Armed with the authorisation notice, the Mufti and his delegation stormed Makindye Military barracks this morning but were turned away without any explanation.
16:55
16:55

Encroachers on Forest Reserves in Buvuma to Face Eviction evictions 2 1

Lillian Nakaweesi, the Buvuma Resident District Commissioner, says the level of encroachment on the forest reserves is alarming.
14:13
14:13

Tiperu Challenges Arua Municipality Poll Results in Court 3

Tiperu lost the race to former Terego County MP Kassiano Wadri who was declared the winner with 6,421 votes against her 4,798 votes.
12:59
12:59

Contradicting Accounts Recorded from Kirumira Murder Witnesses statement 1

The witnesses whose statements were recorded were picked out by intelligence personnel sent to the scene of Kirumiras assassination immediately after police were informed. A source s privy to the ongoing investigations however told URN that all the statements recorded are different and no two people seem to agree on what they say happened.
12:43
12:43

Gov't Delivers Relief Items to Displaced Apaa Residents apaa land dispute

Wilson Acuma, the Chairperson of Apaa Community Disaster Management Committee says preparations have commenced preparations to distribute the consignment among the 234 people.
12:25
12:25

KCCA Calls Off Kampala City Festival primary school 2 1 Top story

The event which has drawn multitudes to Kampala over the last seven years was reportedly started to celebrate culture, innovation, unity and social life. It also offered an opportunity to companies, traders and organizations to showcase and market their products.
12:21
12:21

Kasese Councillors to Consult Electorate on District Split 7

The District Council Speaker Godfrey Bwerere ruled that there should be consultations with the electorate for a period of one month.
11:53
11:53

Family of Seven Burnt to Ashes in Bukedea seven people dead 2 1

Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson Michael Odongo identified the deceased as John Okoboi 34, the house head, his wife Florence Ajimo, a relative Dinah Kayaye, and the children; Anna Adongo, Charles Okwalinga, Joy Apolot 2 and Alfred Okidi. The children were aged between 2 months and 6 years.
11:50
11:50

Police Re-Arrests Kenyan National Omar Awadh Omar deportation

He was arrested on Sunday night from his mothers home in Kawuku on Entebbe road as he awaited hearing of an application contesting his deportation. He is currently being detained at Special Investigations Unit SIU Kireka.
11:23
11:23

Uganda Not Yet Ready for Economic Takeoff – Economists

Prof Julius Kiiza, a political economist at Makerere University, says whatever economic development paradigm one looks at, including Rostows stages of economic development, Uganda cannot be said to be ready for takeoff.
10:41
10:41

Three Killed in Rubirizi Accident 1

The accident involved a Fuso Lorry registration number UAZ 442F which veered off the road killing three of the occupants.
07:17
07:17

Makerere Panics with Incomplete Stadium as World Netball Games Draw Closer updf 2 Top story

Despite the effort being made by UPDF engineers to ensure the facility is ready, a highly placed source in the university, said they may present an incomplete structure for the 3rd edition of the World University Netball championships given the remaining time.
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