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COVID-19: Ugandans Unaware of What Vaccines They Got Makerere University 1 2

Dr. Misaki Wayengera, a member of the National COVID-19 Task Force says health workers have reported that upon turning up for their second jabs, some cannot tell whether they were given AstraZeneca or any other of the jabs currently being given.
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It is Constitutional to Deny Bail – Speaker Oulanyah 5 1

MPs Muhammad Ssegirinya and Allan Ssewanyana are facing several charges, including murder, attempted murder, aiding and abetting terrorism. They were on Monday denied bail by Masaka High Court Judge, Lawrence Tweyanze saying that their release would jeopardize investigations since they are currently under trial.
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Hotels Raise Security Levels after Bomb Attacks 5

Following the events over the last two days, there is a noticeable increase in the security measures and the vigilance of the security personnel at the entrances of hotels.
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Gov’t to Present Statement on Terror Attacks on Wednesday Parliament 1 3

The Minister of Internal Affairs Gen David Muhoozi who was present in Parliament said he had come prepared with his statement but had not circulated it to members.
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FUFA Suspends Wakiso Giants Player for Misconduct 1

Kaddu assaulted Ronald Kirangwa during the Uganda Premier League Game, between Vipers SC and Wakiso Giants FC on Friday at St Mary’s Stadium-Kitende.
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All Makerere University Students to Attend Physical Lectures 1 2

Last week, Vice-Chancellor Professor Barnabas Nawangwe said that in a bid to limit student numbers as a preventive measure against the spread of Covid-19 students studying humanities and non-practical science courses will study online.
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Organization Wants Parliament to Criminalize Settlement on Floating Islands 7 1

In their proposals regarding the Bill, retired Lt. Sam Kigula, the Chairperson of Lake Kyoga Integrated Management Organization told MPs that people who settle on floating Islands pollute the lake. He said that there is a need for a law to stop these settlements.
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Charles Kyagaba; The Dominant Name in Kampala, Wakiso Land Wrangles 5 5 Top story

With tones of frustration, they endure lengthy queues on rainy and sunny days, in pursuit of justice. But for all, there is a common name pushing them into a state of being landless; Charles Kyagaba, a name that is featured in land wrangles dating as back as 2001.
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Swift Bus Explosion Was a Suicide Mission- Security 1

The explosive device went off from within the bus as it travelled through Lungala in Mpigi district. But Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga says that the exhibit and preliminary investigation show that the bomber was wearing a suicide jacket and had a detonator in his hands.
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18 Percent of 66,000 Prisoners Vaccinated Against Covid-19 1 1

Frank Baine, the Uganda Prisons Spokesperson, said only 2% of the already vaccinated prisoners have received the second dose.
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Lawyers, Health Activists Say COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates Are Illegal MOH 4 1

According to lawyers and health rights activists that URN spoke, vacciantion mandates that require all members of staff or visitors at the Ministry of Health or the National Medical Stores are illegal. The lawyers say no law or statutory instrument has been issued on vaccination which makes it illegal for government entities to victimize unvaccinated staff or visitors
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Court Reduces Businessman Ssebuwufu's Jail Term For Murder Muhammad Ssebuwufu 1

According to the Judges, these sentences will start counting effective the date of their conviction on June 24th 2019.
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Huge Debt Servicing Bill Worries BOU, as Loan Grows to UGX 67 Trillion

This shows a Debt-to-GDP ratio of 45.5 per cent in contrast to earlier estimates of almost 50 per cent, which had been stated by the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development. During the year, the economy grew to 148 trillion Shillings from 139.7 the previous year.
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Health Care Providers Call For Male Involvement in Care of Children with Spina Bifida Cure Hospital 1 6

Samalie Matovu, the Executive Director Katalemwa Cheshire Home, a rehabilitation centre says that 80 percent of their clients who bring children for care are women.
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Fish Traders Want Maw Size Clarified in New Bill fish maw 3 1

In their presentation to the committee, Kiyingi appealed for a clear definition of fish maws sizes, court, gazetted or authorized areas for purposes of buying and selling of fish maws.
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ADF, Islamic State Responsible for Komamboga Blast-Counter Terrorism Director 1 Top story

Byakagaba said even though the Islamic State-IS has claimed responsibility, their investigations are still wide open purposely to ensure that such claims are established beyond doubt.
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Politicians Back Encroachers as Wetlands Continue to Disappear climate change 4 1

Available statistics show that wetland coverage in Uganda has dropped from 37,346.3 Sq. Km in 1994 (15.5 percent) to 21,526.3 Sq.Km which is an 8.9 percent decrease. There is also a projection indicating that if the destruction trends are not checked, Uganda will be left with only 1.6 percent of wetlands cover by 2040.
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National Beach Soccer League to Resume Next Month 1

According to Uganda Beach Soccer Association-UBSA, before the league resumes on November 21, there will be a competition at Mutoola beach resort in Mukono on 7 and 9 November that will act as a curtain-raiser for the league.
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Komamboga Explosion: Security Heightened at Mulago Hospital Where Casualties are Admitted 3 3

Ibrahim Mwesiga, Kiconco's brother says he learnt of her predicament last night after he called her phone and someone told him that she had sustained injuries in the explosion. Four of her siblings including Mwesiga are attending to her at Mulago.
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