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18:31

Opposition Bitter With NRM Over Reforms, Dialogue 1 5

Nandala Mafabi, Secretary General, Forum for Democratic Change FDC says the NRM has in recent years shown no commitment in implementing reforms under the Inter Party Organisation for Dialogue IPOD.
17:45
17:45

Ministry to Hike Land Registration Fees 1 3

Grace Asasira says land registration and title acquisition is so hectic, which has forced many people to turn to middle men. She asks the ministry to come up with strategies to shorten the process of land registration.
17:15
17:15

Museveni Inaugural Cabinet Meeting Speech 3 Top story

On the side of agriculture, we have resolved the issue of improved seeds and improved breeding stock. The problem, however, is that this information is not available to all the farmers. Some continue to use the old seeds when the new ones are available. With the breeding stock, you find a lot of cattle that are under-performing yet consuming the grass that should be consumed by cows that are giving more than 20 litres a day.
17:11
17:11

Two Luweero Accountants Interdicted Over Gross Misconduct monkeys

According to Gakwandi, the two officials will be on half pay until they are cleared. Priscilla Kiwumulo, the Accounts Assistant couldnt be reached but sources say she caused a stampede in her department when she wept loudly after receiving the interdiction letter. Kiwumulo had earlier on committed herself in writing to pay back the missing money but allegedly backtracked on her agreement.
16:56
16:56

Pedestrians Pay Price For Narrow Kampala Roads road safety 5

Pedestrians continue to find problems using roads in and around Kampala as heavy traffic renders such roads unsafe.
16:21
16:21

Mvara SS Students Strike, Human Waste in Head teacher's Office. 2

George Andama, the head teacher Mvara secondary school, says the students went up in arms to protest the school policy of locking the dormitory during class and prep time.
15:55
15:55

Lyantonde Journalist Out on Bond facebook post 4 1

Waligo, who corresponds from Kamunye, a Vernacular Tabloid, was remanded to Kakondo prison on Tuesday on charges of libel contrary to section 179 of the Penal Code Act.
15:50
15:50

Sredojevic Hopes For Fair World Cup Draw uganda cranes 1

Uganda Cranes coach Milutin Micho Sredojevic is keeping his fingers crossed with hope that his team gets a fair draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.
15:42
15:42

Mak Students To Petition KCCA, UNRA Over Boda Boda Accidents boda boda cyclists

Robert Kalumba, the Communications and Media Relations Officer at KCCA said that he was part of a committee put up in 2014 to work on streamlining boda bodas in the city, but that the city authority was frustrated. He said political and city interests took centre stage and it became difficult for KCCA to do its work.
14:47
14:47

High Court Reinstates Petition Against Mbabaali 1

In her application, Nakabira contended that Mbabali used the mature entry Age certificate from Makerere University for his nomination, which isnt provided for in the law. The Parliamentary Election Act stipulates that for one to contest for a parliamentary seat, he must be a holder of an Advanced Level Education certificate or its equivalent.
12:48
12:48

Meet the Mursi- Ethiopia's Tribe Known for a Unique Culture

One Komoro elder told Uganda Radio Network, that the Mursi still adhere to a strict tradition. He adds that these include wearing traditional dresses and decorations. According to the elder, women begin wearing the accessories at 15 years of age, adding that a woman who has a big clay plate in his lip fetches substantial dowry for the family.
12:42
12:42

Kipsiro Gives Up On Rio Olympics 2016 olympic games 1

Three time Commonwealth Games gold medalist Moses Kipsiro has given up on making it for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
12:34
12:34

Uganda Advised to Invest Oil Money in Agriculture 1

Dr. Shevel, the President of Galilee International Management Institute in Israel, said oil is not an end and a solution to a countrys development because it is exhaustible. He said the best way is to use the revenues from oil to develop efficient agriculture supported by research.
12:02
12:02

Uganda Traders Seek Help from EALA on Business 1 4

Kinene Byron, a member of the Regional Lorry Drivers and Transporters Association, also complained about the failure to standardize way bridges in the region, saying it has fueled corruption.
11:45
11:45

NRM Names Parliamentary Commissioners peter ogwang

The trio was endorsed by the NRM party Central Executive Committee CEC at a meeting convened at State House, Entebbe on Wednesday evening. According to sources that attended the meeting, the trio was selected out of a list of 25 MPs who had expressed interest in the positions.
11:32
11:32

Court Throws Out Petition Against Prof. Latigo 2

In his ruling this morning, Justice Matovu said the petitioner failed to prove his case against Latigo. Justice Matovu explained that all the witnesses who claimed they were bribed by either Latigo or his agents failed to prove that they are registered voters. He said none of the witnesses attached documents such as photocopy of national ID or voter location slip to convince court that they were voters.
11:13
11:13

Three Get Six Months Jail Term for Illegal Lumbering court

In his judgement, Andrew Katurubuki, the Adjumani grade one magistrate, noted that although the accused had pleaded guilty, they didnt look remorseful for their conduct. He said besides, illegal lumbering and charcoal burning have become widespread in Adjumani district and are detrimental to the environment.
11:06
11:06

Constitutional Court Adjourns Hearing of Defiance Campaign Ban Application 2 1

Prior to the adjournment, Ladislaus Rwakafuzi, the FDC lawyer protested the failure by court to issue a production warrant for Dr. Kizza Besigye, the former Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party presidential candidate, who is key in the hearing.
10:11
10:11

Luweero Couple Poisoned in Nakaseke 1 1

Joel Ntabu, the Officer in Charge of Criminal Intelligence and Investigations Department-CIID Nakaseke District, says the couple was last seen alive on Saturday selling pineapples at Kiwoko farmers market.He says a preliminary report from a pathologist at Kasana Health Center IV in Luweero shows that the couple succumbed to poison
09:45
09:45

Government Targeting Investment Clubs to Finance Projects 3

An investment club is a group of people who pool their money to make investments. Usually, investment clubs are organized as partnerships and, after the members study different investments, the group decides to buy or sell based on a majority vote of the members.
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