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Retired Soldier Sues Kyankwanzi Commandant for Shs600m Lt Col Khauka 1

In his documents filed before the Civil Division of High Court, Retired Lt Col Vincent Khaukha alleges that in 2019, his company Inbred Associates was contracted as project consultant on the infrastructural development project at NALI which was worth 5 billion shillings.
20:04
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50 Inmates Escape From Moroto Prison

They escaped at around 5:00 pm on Wednesday after reportedly breaking into the armoury and stealing about 15 guns.
19:29
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Ministers Abscond from Parliament after Loss in NRM Primaries NRM polls 3 1

Cecilia Ogwal, the Dokolo Woman Member of Parliament said that the matter of absentee Ministers including the leader of Government Business and Chief Whip should be brought to the attention of the President.
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18:56

Mabirizi Petitions High Court Challenging DPP's Take Over of Bobi Wine's Case male mabirizi 1 1

Mabirizi proceeded to High Court in Kampala where he adduced four grounds he is basing on to apply for revision of the Magistrate's decision.
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Uganda's Tourism Sector Secures UGX 26 Billion from EU Financing 3

Hundreds of tour operators suspended operations and more than six per cent of Uganda’s labour force lost their employment when the pandemic brought activities to a halt. The operators have also to recover from revenues lost when prospective visitors made cancellations, with some tourists likely to demand compensation.
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Kitgum to Start Managing Covid-19 Patients With Mild Symptoms 1 4

Over the weekend, Gulu Regional Referral Hospital authorities rejected admitting COVID-19 patients from Kitgum citing space constraints.
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18:06

Kampala Lord Mayor Launches Campaign Scorecard Lukwago 4 4

Lukwago says that plans to develop Kampala should be inclusive and address the needs of low-income earners like street vendors, hawkers, Boda Boda riders among others.
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Bribery, Underage Voting Mar NRM Primaries in Nakasongola Town NRM Primaries 2020 4 1

The primaries turned chaotic over the involvement of underage youths, multiple voting and bribing youths with alcohol. The irregularities were witnessed at Wabinyonyi, Buruuli Quarter, Wakibombo, Kansiri and Nakasongola Central village in Nakasongola town.
17:59
17:59

CFK Academy to Open up Brand New Badminton Facility 3

The facility comprises three badminton courts, offices and canteen. Kirabo however, says there is more work to be done to complete the facility.
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Fort Portal Youth League Chairperson Protests Primaries Results Margaret Muhanga 1

Kayondo was competing against Richard Muhumuza, the former Fort Portal Municipality West Division Chairperson and Gombolola Internal Security Officer – GISO. Kayondo garnered 5,830 votes while Muhumuza got 7,903 votes.
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Former Arua District Officials Sent to High Court for Diversion of Funds 1

According to the summary of the evidence, during the financial year 2017/2018, the accused persons reportedly used their offices to divert 436 million Shillings that was meant for road works in Arua and instead used to pay allowances to individual officers and councillors. The documentary evidence is signed by State Attorney Agaba on behalf of the DPP.
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DPP Takes Over Mabirizi’s Suit Against Kyagulanyi Court 4 1

Last month, Mabirizi instituted three criminal charges of giving false information, obtaining registration by false pretence and uttering false documents against Kyagulanyi in Wakiso Chief Magistrates Court. In one of the charges, Mabirizi alleges that the names that appear on Kyagulanyi’s O'level certificate are different from those that appear on his A'level certificate.
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Private Universities Lecturers Seek UGX 25 Billion from Govt 1 2 Top story

Under the Consortium of Private Universities Academic Staff in Uganda (COPUASU), they have petitioned Speaker Rebecca Kadaga indicating that the pandemic has deprived them of critical financial resources including their salaries.
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Makerere University Sports Arena Works Delayed by COVID-19 1

After prematurely hosting the FISU netball championships in 2018 , the Makerere multi task Arena faced setbacks after constructors, UPDF Engineering Brigade had switched to Northern Uganda for an emergency.
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5 Arrested Over Rukungiri Murder

Kigezi Regional Police Spokesman Elly Maate has confirmed that the 5 people arrested are all relatives of the slain Twebaze Yoramu, of Nyaruhungye village in Kikongi Parish in Bwambara Sub County in Rukungiri District.
16:22
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MPs Who Lost in NRM Primaries Not to Contest As Independents Parliament 3 1

The losers led by Minister of State for Investment Evelyn Anite who lost the Koboko NRM flag to Dr Charles Ayume said that despite the irregularities in the primaries, they will not challenge the results.
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Live Bullets Rock Busia Town As Police Battles NRM Voters 3

Trouble started after the supporters of Aisha Kalombo, one of the aspirants for the NRM party ticket for the Eastern Division LC 3 chairperson’s seat stormed Marachi C polling station demanding to participate in the elections but were turned away by the polling officials.
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16:08

UGX 190m Water Project Commissioned in Kanungu 2

The water project is funded by the Kanungu district local government and is intended to bring quality water and sanitation facilities to over 100 villages in Kyeshero sub- County in Kanungu district.
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Former MP Martin Drito Sued Over House Rent 1 1

However, Drito denied the allegations saying that the issues between him and his former landlady are complex. He says when he was staying at the said house, his 64-inch television valued at 12 million Shillings was stolen by one of the four watchmen hired by the landlady to provide security at the facility.
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Voting at Polling Station in Katakwi Cancelled Over Violence 1

One of the aspirants, Simon Peter Seno complained that some people who are not members of the party were being ferried from other villages to vote.
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