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Aug 2011 35 results
19:35
19:35

Mudslides Kill Seven In Kaabong

Seven people have been killed and two others injured by a mudslide in Kaabong district. The victims died on Tuesday night, when a mudslide triggered off by weeks of torrential rains hit a homestead in Morulem village along the slopes of Kawalako hills
19:29
19:29

Anti Riot Police Fights Besigye Supporters After Light A Candle Launch kizza besigye

Anti riot police in Masaka town used teargas, coloured water and live bullets to disperse FDC leader, Kizza Besigye and his supporters as they walked from Kasana grounds to Nyendo town, after the launch of Light a Candle campaign.
18:40
18:40

KACITA Accuses City Councilors Of Frustrating Trade Order kacita traders 1

Kampala City Traders Association, KACITA have pinned the city authority councilors for frustrating the city trade order by extorting money from street vendors.
18:18
18:18

WHO Launches New initiative to tackle childhood malnutrition 1

The WHO e-library of Evidence for Nutrition Actions (eLENA) has information on tackling the three main forms of malnutrition including under nutrition, vitamin and mineral deficiencies and overweight and obesity.
18:18
18:18

Tinyefuza Snubs Parliament For A Third Time 2

Legislators sitting on the Presidential Affairs Committee say they will not approve the budgets for the Internal and External Security Organizations until General David Tinyefuza vacates the KCCA house on Mabua Road, in Kololo.
18:01
18:01

UN Rolls Out Two-Way Approach to East African Crisis horn of africa

Donors and aid agencies are scrambling to prevent the crisis in Somalia, amid fears that if uncontrolled, it could spill over to nearby countries.
17:53
17:53

Kabakumba Proves Her Appointment as Kampala Minister betty nambooze

Kabakumba Matsiko, the Minister for the Presidency today presented her appointment letter to the presidential affairs committee of parliament indicting that she is charge of Kampala Capital City Authority.
17:21
17:21

District Chairman, Witchdoctors Clash Over Ordinance

James Wandira, Nakasongola LC V chairperson has clashed with witchdoctors over the proposed ordinance to restrict the entry of witchdoctors in the district. Last month, Nakasongola district resolved to introduce an ordinance to regulate and monitor witchdoctors operating there.
17:15
17:15

Two Police Officers Injured As Besigye Launches Light A Candle Campaign kizza besigye

At least two police officers are reported injured as FDC leader, Dr Kizza Besigye defies police and forces his way into Kasana play ground in Nyendo, Masaka to launch the Light a Candle Campaign.
16:57
16:57

Indian Association Of Uganda Orders Hoima Container Village Off Public School Land 2

The Indian Association of Uganda Registered Trustees of Hoima public school has given a four month ultimatum to owners of containers near the school premises to vacate the area.
16:27
16:27

Land Conflicts Hinder Mucwini Massacre Reconciliation Efforts lra massacre 1

Efforts to reconcile the two communities of Pubec and Pujong in Mucwini sub-county, Kitgum district may not move if the standoff over the land is not resolved.
16:13
16:13

Jennifer Musisi Seeks Permission to Pay City Councilors and Mayors Allowances mp betty nambooze

Jennifer Musisi, the Executive Director Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) is seeking permission from the finance ministry to start paying city councilors and the lord mayors their salaries and allowances.
16:04
16:04

Lira Municipal Council Sued Over Market Revenue Collection market tenders

Adok Enterprises, a private company contracted to manage all market revenue collection within Lira town has threatened to drag the municipality to court seeking compensation of Shs 500 million, citing breach of contract.
16:00
16:00

Tanzania launches report on violence against children 1

Violence in Tanzania’s schools is particularly high with one in ten girls falling prey to sexual violence at the hands of their teachers.
15:59
15:59

Nurse Trainee Commits Suicide Over Forged Academic Papers arua district

A student nurse at Kuluva School of Comprehensive Nursing and Midwifery in Arua district has committed suicide, following allegations that he used fake academic documents to get admitted at the school.
15:51
15:51

Works State Minister Orders UTODA to Produce Bank Statement 1

Stephen Chemoiko Chebrot, the state minister for works has directed Uganda Taxi Owners and Drivers Association to produce a detailed bank statement for their monthly collections from city Taxi Park.
15:29
15:29

Pabbo SS Head Teacher Under Fire for Charging USE students education act 2008

Samuel Nok, Head Teacher of Pabbo secondary school in Amuru district has come under fire for charging students studying under Universal Secondary Education program.
15:08
15:08

Otunnu Promises Tough Action Against "Party Moles" upc pressure groups 1

Uganda People’s Congress President, Olara Otunnu has vowed to deal with all party members, who are allegedly working for the ruling National Resistance Movement within the party.
15:06
15:06

8 Million Children Vulnerable- Gender Ministry vulnerable children 1

Lawrence Kaweesa, a senior three student of Target Community College in Luwero is the latest victim of suspected iron bar hit men. Kaweesa was killed last night and his body dumped in the bushes in Bukalasa village in Katikamu Sub County.
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