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Land Commission Demands Proof of Payment for Contested Wakiso Land natasha kalenge 3

Natasha Kalenge told the commission that her family paid 4.7 Billion shillings for 159 acres of land located in Namavundu village in Kasangati Sub County.
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Funding Gaps Limiting Regional Integration Efforts - Magoba uganda 2 1

The Ministry of East African Community Affairs MEACA has said limited funding is crippling activities aimed at regional integration efforts in Uganda.
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Kole Misses Road Fund over Accountability uganda road fund 1

Last week, the URF disbursed over 152 billion shillings to different districts, municipalities, town councils and sub counties for road maintenance. However Kole and Pakwach were not considered.
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Rakai School Fire; Police Fire Truck Arrived Two Hours Late fire extinguisher 1 2

URN has learnt that the fire Brigade truck which was parked at the Great Masaka Policing Regional office set off at around 12:15 a.m., an hour after the fire broke out at the school and took one more hour to move the 69 kilometer distance from Masaka Police Station to Mannya, in Rakai District.
17:48
17:48

Bats Invade Omoro District Health Facilities 1

Francisco Awori Watdok, the Koro Sub County LCV Councillor who also doubles as the Omoro district Secretary for Works and Technical Services says the floor and compound of the affected health facilities are covered in droppings of the nocturnal mammals.
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Gov't to Register Inmates for National IDs prisoner 2

In 2014, Human Rights activists faulted government for excluding prisoners from the National Identity Card registration. They argued that disregarding prisoners, whether suspect or convict, is a rights violation since they are then treated as non-citizens who may not qualify for national IDs and government services.
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Asian Traders Re-open Shops in Lira lira town 1

On Wednesday some shops owned by Asians opened for business. They include One Stop, Pari, Megha Shoppers Supermarkets and other hardware shops within Lira town. Joel Tubanone, the Lira District Police Commander, says the police will remain deployed at the business premises of Asians
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Suspect Blames Series of Defilement Cases on Witchcraft guilty plea 1

The suspect, Ivan Ssewankambo, a resident of Mpererwe Kikuubo zone in Kawempe Division said this during a confession before a special court session set aside to fast track the disposal of Sexual and Gender Based Violence SGBV cases in the High Court, in Kampala.
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Mbarara Municipality, Residents Clash Over Road Project 1

Sam Luwaga, one of the residents affected by the road expansion project says that he has tried to engage the authorities over the matter in vain. Luwaga says that his only option is to seek legal redress.
15:32
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Father Pins Best Friend for Defiling His Daughter 1

The court presided over by Justice Jane Francis Abodo heard that the 10 year old was defiled by Eguki on 4th May 2018 at around 10:30pm in the rented room where she was staying together with the father and Eguki in Kibuli a Kampala Surburb
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Cyber Security Insurance Uptake in Uganda Low 1 2

Winnie Kiwuwa, the Chief Operating Officer of Minet, a cyber-security insurance provider, says they are concerned that the uptake of the product is low yet the problem is getting bigger and bigger.
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Ministry Of Health: We are Prepared In Case Of Ebola Virus kasese

The Health Ministry has said they are on the highest alert ever of Ebola Virus Disease EVD as the outbreak enters the fourth month and case numbers surpass 300 in the Democratic Republic of Congo DRC.
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Town Clerk Accused of Failing to Implement Council Resolutions incompetence 3

Councillors led by Bongo Ddamulira of Kooki Ward D during a council meeting on Wednesday put the town clerk Martin Rogers Ssentongo to task to explain why he has failed to implement resolutions passed by council.
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Kampala Divisions Get UGX 37 Billion 4 1

This is the first time that KCCA has created budget votes for the divisions since its creation in 2011. The division mayors have been lobbying for creation of budget votes for their areas as a process of implementing section 31 of KCCA 2010 Act which establishes the office of division town clerk.
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Over 90% of Ugandans are Cyber Insecure – Experts 4 1

Noah Baalessanvu, a cyber-security expert, says various studies show that most Ugandans, over 90 percent, are vulnerable to cyber-attacks and crimes because they dont have even the basic protection mechanism.
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Soroti Police Accused Of Failing To Investigate Theft of UGX 25 Million armed civilians 2 1

Hellen Rose Abeso was three weeks ago attacked by a businessman James Olobo alias Dubai in her shop in Soroti town. According to Abeso, during the scuffle, she lost 25 Million Shillings which she had kept inside the shop.
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Storm Brews Over Total Oil Project Name talenga project 4 1

The Bagungu majority natives in Buliisa district say the current name erodes their culture and heritage
11:08
11:08

Water Shortage Hits 6 Villages in Nebbi

Grace Onim, a resident of Munduriema village says she has gone without water for the past one week. She says that she treks up to 4kms every day to the nearest water source which they share with grazing livestock.
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Forensic Hiccup Stalls Kira Murder Investigation robbery

The samples which include blood collected from the scene of crime, and clothes found in the home of one of the suspects, are still in storage at the Wandegeya-based laboratory. The samples need to be corroborated with suspects, alleged to have been part of the group that murdered Rwego, the Sales Manager of Boma Tiles Company.
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Construction of Bunyangabu District Headquarters Stalls space 1 1

According to the District LC V Chairperson, James Ategeka Mugarama, they budgeted for 900 million shillings for the construction but have managed to raise only 600 million.
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