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20:32

MAK Lecturers Suspend Strike 3 1 Top story

The lecturers under their umbrella, Makerere University Academic Staff Association MUASA, made the resolution in a poorly attended General Assembly held at Makerere School of Education Conference Hall on Thursday.
19:22
19:22

Reporters Challenge Parliament's 'Assault' on the Media rebecca kadaga 1 Top story

As journalists who cover parliament, we subscribe to the journalists creed and the journalists code of ethics. We are not paid to publish stories and we challenge any MP who has ever paid for a story to come forward. We strongly oppose the plan to have journalists swear oaths and we actually describe it as laughable.
19:10
19:10

Crested Cranes Beat Burundi To Storm Cecafa Semis kenya 1 1 Top story

Uganda Crested Cranes beat Burundi 1-0 in a Group A match on Thursday to qualify for the semi finals at the on-going Cecafa Womens Championship in Njeru, Uganda.
18:21
18:21

Kadaga Castigates Media for Negative Publicity 1 4 Top story

During the plenary session, Kadaga accused the media of reporting that parliament facilitated 78 MP as opposed to only 26 who traveled.
18:09
18:09

Opposition In Parliament Seeks Deputy LOP Position prof ogenga latigo 6 1

Winnie Kiiza, Leader of Opposition LOP in Parliament says the Rules of Procedure should be amended to allow for a deputy LOP to be able to efficiently run the opposition secretariat.
17:59
17:59

Youth Leaders Accuse OWC of Sidelining Them ntungamo 2

Youth leaders from the districts that form the districts of Kiruhura, Ibanda, Ntungamo, Mbarara and Isingiro are accusing Operation Wealth Creation OWC officials of sidelining them.
17:31
17:31

Experts List Challenges to Uganda's Democracy patronage politics 3 1

During a panel discussion at parliament to commemorate the International Day of Democracy this afternoon, there was consensus that the vices like corruption and nepotism have derailed democracy over the past 30 years.
17:30
17:30

Education Considers Paying Teachers Through Mobile Money salaries 1 Top story

Nancy Apiyo, a teacher at Alliance High School in Gulu wonders under what terms and conditions they will be using the mobile service to receive their salaries.
17:05
17:05

Patients Overwhelm Gulu Surgical Camp 1

Sister Ruth Atim, the in-charge of theater at St. Marys Hospital Lacor, says they invited 130 people to be operated upon by a team of eight American surgeons who pitched camp at the hospital on Monday.
15:54
15:54

Illegal Power Connections Kill Over 200 in Bugisu Annually 3

The MPs disclosed this in a brainstorming meeting with Umeme officials this morning on ways to curb the rampant power theft and vandalism of electrical installations in their area.
15:30
15:30

NWSC Under Fire from Mbarara Residents water 4

Joshua Kwarikunda, one of the affected residents says in addition to the bad smell, he lost six pigs on Wednesday when they consumed the sludge that was discharged into his garden.
15:26
15:26

Pro Age-limit Bill Protesters Storm Parliament makindye division 2 1

Alex Bagyenzi, chairperson NRM district workers league in Makindye division, claims that Parliament has trivialised the bill. He noted that raising the age-limit on persons like judicial officers would have helped in promoting expertise and maturity in running government affairs, but also helps to promote work ethics and integrity.
14:22
14:22

Kampala CID Boss Wilber Wanyama Suspended uganda police force

The suspension by Deputy Inspector General of Police DIGP, Okoth Ochola, comes two weeks after Wanyama was implicated in tampering with exhibits worth Shillings 120 million USD 40,000 in a gold-related case. He has been referred to the police Professional Standards Unit PSU for investigations.
12:56
12:56

Councillors Split Over Proposed Allocation of land to NWSC water

On Thursday, Melichiudes Kazwengye, the Ibanda LC V chairperson tabled a motion before the district seeking approval to allocated a plot of 150 by 150 feet to NWSC for the establishment of offices and a service center to cater for Ibanda, Kamwenge and Kiruhura district.
12:40
12:40

Two Held Over Fresh Pig Protest at Parliament speaker 2 Top story

Emilian Kayima, the Kampala Metropolitan Political Commissar and spokesperson says the conduct of the youths is a complete violation of the rights of the piglets and an insult to the MPs.
11:44
11:44

Soroti Muslims Split Over Finances

A fortnight ago, the Mufti Sheikh, Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje held a lengthy meeting with the warring parties in an attempt to resolve the dispute.
11:38
11:38

Soroti Resorts to Community Engagement to Boost UPE Performance upe schools 2

Under the community engagement campaign, each parent is expected to ensure that learners have gone to school in time and not held at home to do domestic work. School governing bodies including Parents and Teachers Association PTA and School Management Committees are expected to conduct regular participatory schools supervision to ensure teachers perform their expected duties.
10:58
10:58

Rubanda District Headquarters Lacks Toilet civil servants 1 2

Richard Mugayehwenki, the Rubanda District Inspector of Schools, says the absence of toilets exposes them to hygiene related diseases.
08:01
08:01

Crested Cranes Face Burundi Hurdle 1 1

Uganda Crested Cranes will this afternoon face a tough hurdle in their last Group A match against Burundi at the on-going Cecafa Womens Championship in Njeru, Buikwe.
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07:53

Former Kyambogo Guild President in Trouble Over UGX 20M 2 1

John Mugabi, the coordinator Kyambogo University-Leiden University students program, says Kafuuko confessed to the Dean of students that he didnt make the trip, saying he was trying to recover the money from a third party who was meant to go.
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