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17:45
17:45

OPM registers 23,000 Refugees, Numbers to Hit 30,000 by Close of Day adf rebels

Relief Agencies in the country today rushed to Bundibugyo town following an influx of 23,000 refugees from the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo – DRC.
17:24
17:24

Busoga MPs Form Committee to Resolve School Strikes in Region students strike 1 2

Members of Parliament under the Umbrella group of Busoga Parliamentary Group have formed a four member committee as an immediate intervention into the looming strikes and riots in the secondary schools in their region.
16:54
16:54

Only 4 Gerontologists in Uganda to Cater for Over 1.5 Million Old People elderly persons 3

There are only 4 Gerontologists in the country who are all based in Kampala, yet their work stretches across 112 Districts.
16:30
16:30

Voter Questions Independent MPs Loyalty in Petition independents 1

The voter is seeking court’s intervention to declare their seats vacant saying that they were voted as independent MPs but they went ahead to accept government’s appointments as Ministers without consulting with the electorate. The voter argues that the Ministers are serving a political party that did not bring them to Parliament.
15:22
15:22

Anti Corruption Court Suspended fighting corruption

The Constitutional Court has suspended the operations of the Anti-corruption Court until a pending petition challenging its composition is heard and disposed off.
15:15
15:15

One Dead, 2 Injured in Masaka Road Accident reckless driving 2

A 66 year old pedestrian has been knocked dead and two passengers critically injured after a speeding bus rammed into a Saloon car.
14:53
14:53

Police Moves to New Building but Finds Limited Space uganda police force 1 1

Some police offices have been forced to move back to Kibuli police training school after they could not be accommodated at their new building in Naguru.
14:24
14:24

Kampala Mayor Loses Petition, to Face KCCA Tribunal frank tumwebaze 1

An application by Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago seeking to disband the tribunal setup to investigate anomalies in his administration on of the Kampala capital city authority has been dismissed this afternoon by the High court sitting in kampala.
14:18
14:18

Speaker Oulanyah Insists Government Name New Accounting Officers pius bigirimana 1 3

Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah has demanded the Ministry of Finance to explain to the house why Finance Ministry has failed to appoint new accounting officers to replace the three permanent secretaries that MPs refused to appropriate money against their names while passing the supplementary budget schedule 2.
13:29
13:29

Museveni, US Envoy Discuss Health and Education

President Yoweri Museveni has directed the Ministry of Health and that of Education to fast track the renewal of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the American government so that American experts are enabled to continue work in the two sectors in Uganda.
12:06
12:06

NOTU to Gov\'t: 90 Days and Teachers Go On Strike for Rise unatu 1 4

Worn out by several failed negotiations, teachers have given government 90 days within which to honour their promise to increase their salaries by 20 percent.
11:38
11:38

Cranes Coach Micho: The Boys Will Beat Tanzania 2015 afcon

Uganda Cranes coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic has said he has lots of belief in his players ahead of tomorrow’s 2014 CHAN qualifier against Tanzania at the National Stadium.
11:20
11:20

Police Refuses to Re-arrest Lyantonde DEO over Couple Murder mystery killings 1

Last month, Police arrested Baloja in connection with the murder of a couple identified as Maureen Namaato and her husband Charles Yiga. The couple\'s killing continued a worrying trend that has seen over 30 people murdered in their homes.
10:32
10:32

Masaka NGO Forum Closes Offices ngo work 2

The offices were opened at the beginning of last year by Godfrey Mwanje, the Chairperson Masaka district NGO Forum to oversee the operations of over 30 civil society and community based organizations operating in the district
07:49
07:49

Mpuuga Tasks Speaker On Forged KCCA Report Investigation Status jacob oulanyah 3

Mpuuga noted that it was over two months since the Speaker directed a select committee to be formed and expeditiously handle the report in order to reach a solution on the KCCA matters that are in line with the KCCA Act that was enacted by Parliament.
07:29
07:29

Police Officers Welcome Passing of Anti-money Laundering Bill drug money

The passing of the anti-money laundering bill has caused excitement among investigators who until recently had their hands tied when pursuing people trying to wash \"dirty money\" in Uganda.
07:23
07:23

Speaker Oulanyah Asks Government to Explain DPP and CJ Vacancies

The position of the DPP fell vacant recently after President Yoweri Museveni appointed Richard Buteera as a judge. His deputy Damalie Lwanga was also appointed a judge which leaves the deputy DPP’s office vacant as well.
05:18
05:18

ADF Rebels Capture Another Town , Abduct Police officers congo rebels

The fighting is said to have started today morning in the area which is about 80 Kilometers from the town of Beni in North Kivu.
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