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19:04
19:04

Presidential Term Limits Debate Blocked in Mbarara 1 1

A public dialogue to discuss the restoration of presidential term limits ended prematurely in Mbarara town on Monday after Anti-riot police ordered the organisers to leave.
18:45
18:45

FDC Lango Spokesperson Dead

Forum for Democratic Change Party (FDC) has been plunged into mourning following the death Patrick Omara, party’s spokesman in charge of Lango region.
18:28
18:28

Kyambogo Staff Shun University as Academic Year Opens kyambogo strike

There was lackluster activity at Kyambogo University as the new academic year commenced on Monday.
17:47
17:47

Deputy IGG Aims For Ill-gotten Wealth 1

Newly appointed Deputy Inspector General of Government, Andrew Munanura Karokora says he will not be bogged down by lack of enabling laws and procedures in the fight against corruption but will shift the burden to the accused persons to explain their wealth.
17:05
17:05

Sezibera Defends Election of Uganda's EALA MPs eala elections 2012

The East African Community (EAC) Secretary General Dr Richard Sezibera has defended the election of Uganda\'s nine representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), saying it was lawful.
17:03
17:03

Somalis In Uganda Upbeat About New Parliament, President somalia

Somalis living in Uganda say they are hopeful of Somali’s future ahead of today’s swearing of the country’s first formal parliament in 20 years.
16:44
16:44

Notorious Drug Dealer Netted in Kabale. marijuana 1 2

The resident of Kekuubo cell, Nyabikoni ward, Central Division was arrested on Friday, August 17th. Arresting officers described him as a renowned drug dealer who has for years extended his business from Mbarara to Kampala and even across the border into Rwanda.
16:41
16:41

Besigye: I Will Not Endorse Party Candidates fdc party funding 4

Dr. Kiiza Besigye says he will not endorse any candidate standing to replace him as Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party president. He says all the three candidates standing for the position are competent enough to discharge the duties of party President.
16:20
16:20

Muntu Starts FDC Presidential Campaigns in Iganga

Major General Gregory Mugisha Muntu has started his campaign for the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidency in Busoga region.
16:01
16:01

Women Want Video Evidence Used in Police Assault Case kampala high court

Nineteen women belonging to Inter-party Cooperation (IPC) have today asked the High Court in Kampala to accept the NTV video footage to prove their assault case in which they sued nine senior police officers for battering them in 2010.
15:37
15:37

Government Fails To Honour Funding For Elderly

Government was supposed to provide 500,500,000 for the 2012/2013 but has only given 40 million shillings.
15:14
15:14

Man Gets 4 Years For Escaping With Handcuffs prisoner

A two time escapee in Apac district is facing the full wrath of the law after a grade one magistrate sentenced him to four years imprisonment. While Felix Ongom, 30, expected to be sentenced for repeatedly escaping from Police custody, he found himself facing an extra charge of escaping with government property.
13:59
13:59

Police Officer Kills Two Civilians in Mbale illegal shooting 2

A police constable attached to Malukhu Police post in Mbale municipality has run amok and shot dead two civilians including his girlfriend.
13:46
13:46

Mityana Robber Hacked by Intended Victim mityana hospital

A suspected robber in Kalyankonko village, Maanyi sub-county, Mityana got more than he bargained for after breaking into a resident’s house on Thursday, 16th. The armed robber was disarmed, hacked and his body later burnt by his intended victim, with the help of neighbours.
13:28
13:28

Illegal Gold Mining Banned in Namayingo uganda gold mining

The ban follows the death of six miners who were buried alive as they went on digging in the deep pits in search of gold in the past six months.
12:57
12:57

Fort-Portal Road Pothole Claims Biker, Alarms Drivers drivers complain

The pothole developed about a month ago due to runoff water that has continuously washed away murrum leaving a deep horizontal gaping hole in the road. Drivers say the pothole that started small has now deepened due to continuous water runoff.
12:12
12:12

Squash Player Kawooya Lands Training Opportunity in South Africa uganda sports

Uganda’s top squash player Micheal Kawooya has been invited for a two-week training camp in South Africa.
11:42
11:42

Residents Threaten Protest Over Unfinished Road poor roads 1

Residents of Kigongi ward in Central division, Kabale municipality have petitioned the municipal authorities over an unfinished road.
11:38
11:38

MV Pearl Resumes Operations After Two Days mv pearl breakdown 2

MV Pearl, the newly launched private ferry on Lake Victoria, has resumed operations two days after it broke down sparking off protests from stranded passengers. On Saturday, MV Pearl developed a technical glitch and suspended operations leaving hundreds of passengers stranded.
11:06
11:06

Kawempe Residents Push NWSC for Compensation on New Sewer Line nswc 1

Residents of Kawempe Divison in Kampala have protested forceful eviction by the National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) to pave way for the construction of a sewer line in the area.
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