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19:55
19:55

70% Ugandans Can’t Access Government Information -Twaweza Report Makerere University 4 4

With 62 civil servants interviewed from national level and across five districts, the study conducted between December 2018 to March 2019 indicate that majority of public servants (both elected and appointed) have limited knowledge of the law.
19:39
19:39

Child Activist Kenneth Akena’s Family Losing Hope for Justice 1

Jordan Yhang, Akena’s eldest brother told URN that the court process has not progressed ever since the hearing failed to take off in January when it was first scheduled.
19:31
19:31

800 Sign Petition to Drag President Museveni to ICC 3 2

The petition spearheaded by the People’s Government led by Former President of the Forum for Democratic Party- FDC party Dr Kiiza Besigye requires at least two million Ugandans to append their signatures.
19:19
19:19

Lawyers Demand Production of Arrested Couple 1

Ismael Bukenya and his wife Sharifa Bukenya Namazzi were arrested on September, 22nd and 23rd, 2019 respectively by operatives from the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence.
19:06
19:06

School Teacher in Pader Survives Beating by Parents Over Drunkenness

Michael Komakech, a Primary Four Social Studies teacher at Lacor Primary School was saved from the angry mob by area security committee who whisked him to Atanga Police Post for safe custody.
18:53
18:53

Defence Ministry Seeks Extra UGX 130 Billion for LDUs UPDF recruits LDUs. 6 1

According to Mbadi, the money is for wages, clothing, food, fuel and training of over 23,000 personnel.
18:38
18:38

Foot and Mouth Disease Reported in Kotido

The Abim Resident District Commissioner, Samuel Mpimbaza Ashaka has blamed the spread of Foot and Mouth Disease across the two districts to rampant theft of livestock, which escalates the spread of the disease. He asked local leaders to effectively enforce the quarantine.
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Ugandan Engineer Develops Ultrasonic Walking Stick moroto hospital

Mulero, says the walking stick, he has been working on for the last five years, is meant to aid the movement of visually impaired persons.
18:15
18:15

UWOPA to Review Gender-Related Bills succession bill 1 1

UWOPA says following the delays in accepting the bills, more discussions and reviews of the bills are needed if they are to passed into law
18:04
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‘Bishop’ Arrested for Trafficking 15 Children Luke Owoyesigyire 1 1 Top story

Owoyesigyire says the children have been handed over to probation so that they can be handed over to recognized child care centers in search of their parents.
17:54
17:54

JLOS Posts New Gains in Delivery of Justice Human rights 1

The sector registered milestones in reduction of case backlogs before courts, registration and management of new cases, rehabilitation and reintegration of child offenders and enhancing capacity of the public to better access services.
17:52
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Rwandan Officials Hands Over Bodies of Slain Ugandans Without Postmortem report 4 2 Top story

David Claudian Mushabe, the Mayor of Nyagatare district maintains the stand of Rwanda that Rwanda National Police Officers killed the smugglers after they turned violent while resisting arrest. Mushabe says that despite the incident is a lesson to learn that each country has its own rules and mandate with security.
17:44
17:44

Citizens Trust Local Government Leaders-Twaweza Report 3

According to results of the study, majority of Ugandans (about 54%) say that the sub-county governments take their views into account in decisions while fewer (35%) report that they believe the national government considers their views.
17:21
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Former Deputy Prime Minister Kajura Sued Over UGX 600 Million 1

The couple allege that on July, 30th, 2018, they entered into a land sale agreement and Kajura agreed to sell them his 500 acres of land. The acres were to be carved out of a piece of Land at Buyanja Masindi measuring approximately 982 hectares.
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School Bursar in Pader Arrested for Eloping With Pupil Aswa River Region

Dickson Ojok, the Pader District Education and Health Secretary, says the school administration has been suspicious of Nyeko’s behavior around the minors and kept close watch of his moves until his luck ran out.
16:57
16:57

Security Personnel Monitoring South Sudan Refugees Lamwo District 2 1

The Lamwo Resident District Commissioner Nabinson Kidega says that security personnel are in constant watch over some refugees to ensure they don’t engage in acts that compromise security within and outside the country.
16:45
16:45

Zanack Holdings on the Spot for Failing to Compensate Fallen Miners George Bakunda 3 1 Top story

Anthony Rugasira, the supervisor of Zanack Holdings, says the company has only been issuing bursaries to the children of fallen miners. He also says they have improved the safety of miners, which has drastically reduced loss of lives.
15:54
15:54

CSOs Condemn Unregulated Disposal of Used Condoms 3

Kenneth Kumire, the Executive Director Communication for Health Uganda, says poor condom disposal is not only a health risk but also affects the environment since condoms don’t decompose.
15:44
15:44

Otuke District Yet to Get Stock Farm President Museveni 2

In 2009, President Museveni while in Otuke district pledged to establish the stock farm in the area to be used as the livestock multiplication centre to boost government restocking program in the region. President Museveni subsequently directed the State House controller to deliver some 200 heifers on the land but the proposal soon stalled in 2013 due to land dispute when some local residents mainly from the clan of Atek-Okwerowee rejected it.
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Security Guard Narrates Fight with Armed Robber Kawempe Division 2 1 Top story

Sande explains that they had a busy night because dozens of youths gathered in the betting hall on the fateful night to watch UEFA Champions League matches. The matches started at 10:45 and ended at a quarter past 1am. He says the ululations and conversations about the matches varnished shortly after the gamblers and football fans left.
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