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19:27
19:27

Cultural Leaders Ask Gov't To Establish Registry for Customary Land Ownership 3

Currently, customary land is being registered by Sub County chiefs as opposed to other tenures such as mailo, leasehold and freehold whose national registry is maintained by the Ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development.
19:12
19:12

Breakdown of Ambulances Hindering Emergency Medical Care in Amuru 1 1

The only two ambulances belonging to the district including one that was donated around 2006 by Medicines Sans Frontiers, an international humanitarian medical non-governmental organization have broken-down.
18:47
18:47

MUBS Students Support Mak Tuition Strike Makerere University 4 5 Top story

Romulus Tusingwiire, the MUBS guild president, says government’s claim that it was unable to fully fund public universities leading up to the 15% fees increment is incomprehensible. Asiimwe is concerned about the huge number of political appointments including the presidential advisors, RDCs and ministers who she says are draining the treasury and denying education sector the funds to function.
18:24
18:24

Parliament Adjourns Prematurely Due to Absence of Ministers Ruth Nankabirwa 3 1 Top story

The Lwemiyaga West MP, Theodore Ssekikubo asked the Speaker to suspend the house, saying there is no need to proceed, since there won’t be response from Government.
18:07
18:07

Ministry to Resume Distribution of Recalled Hepatitis B Vaccines 1

The drugs, Texavir, manufactured by Cipla Quality Chemical Industries were voluntarily recalled in July this year due to errors in their packaging.
18:04
18:04

Attorney General Defends Bangirana's Stay in Office dr david mushabe 1 Top story

In his application, Maddo argued that Bangirana’s continued stay in office while receiving salary and emoluments at the end of his contract was unlawful and waste of government resources.
17:55
17:55

CDF Calls for Joint Military Operations to End Instability Uganda 3 1

This years’ exercise has attracted 60 participants from the countries of Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania, Burundi and Kenya, whereas first-timers, South Sudan presented 13 participants.
17:43
17:43

Four Bodies Retrieved from Lake Albert Boat accident 1 1

Four more bodies were retrieved from the lake on Wednesday evening.
17:32
17:32

Pictorial: Launch of the 12th East African Command Post Exercise

The exercise was flagged off by the Chief of Defense Forces, Gen. David Muhoozi and Veteran Affairs State Minister, Bright Rwamirama.
17:23
17:23

Speaker Refers Zaake to Rules Committee for Attacking Prof. Nawangwe Makerere University 2 1

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, accuses Zaake of behaving in unruly manner, which breaches the code of conduct for a Member of Parliament.
17:11
17:11

Insurance Premiums to Increase As Players Cater for Fraud insurance fraud 1 3

It is not yet clear by what margin the cost of premiums will raise but several players said insurers will seek to transfer cost of investigation and allowance for fraud to innocent customers
16:32
16:32

Court Asks for Written Submissions in Kyarenga Concerts Case Erias Lukwago 1

Civil Division of the High Court Presided Over by Justice Lydia Mugambe on Thursday directed that the applicants write their submissions by November, 11th and then the Attorney General responds by November 18th.
16:18
16:18

MTN to Use Arua Run Returns to Improve Maternal Health Services in West Nile 2 3

The 10km Run scheduled for November 10th will attract participants from all the districts of West Nile. The organisers say over 2500 kits have been sold out, while 300 more are expected to be sold in the next two days.
16:12
16:12

Rev. Bukomeko Named Next Bishop of Mityana Diocese Nkumba University 1 Top story

According to information released by the Provincial Secretary Rev. Canon Captain William Ongeng, the Bishop elect will be consecrated and enthroned on February, 2, 2020 at St. Andrew’s Cathedral in Namukozi in Mityana municipality.
16:07
16:07

DPP Faulted for Delayed Trial of Kaweesi Murder Suspects 3

Their lawyers led by Geoffrey Turyamusiima on Thursday told Nakawa Grade one Magistrates Court presided over by Ponsiano Odwori that the office of the DPP has been sending new prosecutors for the case which is a plan to delay Justice for his clients.
15:58
15:58

Hospitals Stuck with Unutilised Equipment due to Lack of Disposal Facility Ministry of Health 2

Dr. Johnes Obungoloch, a Biomedical engineer and deputy dean of the Faculty of Applied Science and Technology at Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) said the Atomic Energy Council in the Ministry of Energy can’t do anything currently even as its responsible for dealing with radioactive devices such as the X ray and CT equipment.
15:26
15:26

Expert Presents Case for Maintaining Healthcare User Fees 2

Dr. Gitahi Githinji, the AMREF Africa CEO said instead of returning user fees in hospitals, stakeholders should consider other ways of collecting the user fees early on in order to guarantee that someone will get the healthcare they need once they fall sick.
14:55
14:55

UPDATE: One Dead in Ntinda-Kiwatule Accident

Kampala Metropolitan Police Deputy Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says that William Matovu, a cyclist, died at Independent Hospital.
14:33
14:33

PS Atwine, Ssegawa Record Statements with CID Over Unlawful Expenditure of UGX 6Bn 1 1 Top story

According to Okin PP Ojara, although parliament allocates funds according to work plans presented by the respective ministries detailing how it will be spent, Atwine and Ssegawa disbursed money ignoring the purpose for, which it was provided.
14:09
14:09

UNBS Suspends Kenyan Peanut Butter Products

A statement from UNBS issued this morning says Laboratory Tests carried out by the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS), confirmed high levels of aflatoxin contamination in the products including Nuteez, Zesta, Nutty, True nuts, Supa Meal, Sue’s Naturals and Fressy.
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