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19:43

Judiciary Seeks UGX 88bn Additional Budget unfunded priorities 1 1

The judiciary is seeking an additional 88 billion Shillings in the 2017/2018 financial year budget currently before Parliament for scrutiny.
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KCCA to Raise UGX 40bn in Property Revenue 1 3

Kampala Capital City Authority projects to collect 40 billion shillings in property rates from over 15,000 buildings situated in the city. The property assessment which started in May 2016 has been carried out by KCCA valuation surveyors. The last valuation assessment was done in 2005. Though the law requires valuation assessment to be carried out every five years, city leadership under the defunct Kampala City Council did not do the assessment.
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18:56

Revived Baraza Meetings Excite Kabarole Residents local leaders 2

Every Monday, the residents converge at the sub county headquarters and put local leaders and public servants to task over the funds they receive and failure to implement government programmes in key areas of education, health, roads and works, agriculture, and water and sanitation.
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Judges Face Punishment over Delayed Judgments delayed judgements 1 2

The Shadow Attorney General, Wilfred Niwagaba and Kiira Municipality MP Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda, said there is need to amend a provision in the Court of Appeal Rules, which leaves the discretion to allocate cases to the Deputy Chief Justice.
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PAC Grills Kyambogo Officials Over Uncollected Tuition kyambogo university 3

Kyambogo University officials have come under fire from the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament for failing to collect tuition amounting to 4.8 billion shillings.
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16:53

Eagle Air Writes To S. Sudan Aviation Authority over Plane Crash eagle air uganda

Eagle Airs Managing Director, Captain Tony Rubombora, has made the request in an official letter to the South Sudans Director of Aviation. The letter requests that the Sudanese authorities grant permission, through Ugandas Civil Aviation Authority, to allow Ugandan investigators establish the real cause of the crash.
16:38
16:38

UWA to Roll Out Smart Card Use to Five More Parks 1

Charles Tumwesigye, the Deputy Director Conservation UWA, says the smart card system will roll to Mghahinga, Kidepo Valley, Mt Elgon, Rwenzori Mountains and Semuliki National parks this year.
15:51
15:51

Couples Still Detest Joint Testing for HIV soroti district 2

Launched in September 2009, the Go Together, Know Together campaign was designed to empower couples to initiate and sustain communication around HIV and AIDS. The campaign works to encourage couples to seek HIV counseling and testing together, encourage HIV status disclosure among sexual partners and adoption and maintenance of positive health practices. It also links couples living with HIV to treatment, care, and support.
15:32
15:32

Museveni Has Not Agreed to Dialogue With Besigye-Ofwono Opondo 2016 elections 1 1 Top story

According to Ofwono, the only ongoing dialogues are that under the Inter party Organization for Dialogue IPOD and National Consultative Forum. He said by making such claims, Besigye is seeking to remain relevant through publicity.
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15:12

Students Shun Mbarara University Flyover mbarara highway. 1 3

The flyover was erected Uganda National Roads Authority UNRA at the peak of protests from the students of the University after several of their lecturers and colleagues were killed by speeding motorists. The flyover was meant to replace the ineffective Zebra crossing and humps.
15:08
15:08

Al Masry SC Arrive Ahead Of CAF Tie mike mutebi 1

The Al Masry SC team has arrived in Uganda ahead of their first leg CAF Total Confederations Cup tie against KCCA FC on Saturday.
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14:34

11-Year-Old Dies in Dokolo Police Cell

An 11-year-old pupil of Adeknino Primary school in Adeknino sub-county, Dokolo district has died while in police custody. Solomon Opoi, a resident of Alwar village was arrested together with two other minors on Tuesday for allegedly stealing pop drink, a soft drink liked mostly by children, from a shop belonging to one Isaac Chandy at Adeknino Trading Centre.
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Hundreds Homeless as Last IDP Camp is Razed in Lira idp camps 4 1

Patrick Ogweng the Deputy Town Clerk Lira Municipality has defended their forceful eviction arguing that the struggle by Lira Municipal council to evict the IDPs and dissolve this camp started 2007, a year after government dissolved all the IDP camps in Northern Uganda.
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East Kololo Primary Battles to Improve Enrollment student population 1 4 Top story

Olive Abigaba is the longest serving staff member in the school. Abigaba joined East Kololo Primary School in 1987. According to Abigaba, there were more than 1000 pupils in the school when she joined, but the number has dropped to less than 400.
11:36
11:36

200 Families Evicted from Railways Quarters

Patrick Ogweng, the Assistant Town Clerk Lira Municipality, defends the eviction as lawful, saying it is their responsibility to maintain a tidy town. According Ogweng, the municipality will not compensate the affected families since they were illegal occupants.
11:26
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Uganda Takes Over EAC Chairmanship kirunda kivejinja 1

The new Chairman of the EAC Council of Ministers, AL Hajji Ali Kirunda Kivejinja said that Partner States have not fully allowed the citizens to enjoy the anticipated benefits since the operationalization of the Customs Union and Common Market protocols.
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10:56

Mak to Punish Beneficiaries of Marks Alteration-Prof. Ddumba makerere university 2 1 Top story

The Makerere University Deputy Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe wrote to the Inspector General of Police, Kale Kayihura to intervene and investigate the matter.
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07:55

Gunfire Rocks Kabale as Police Battles Mob anti-riot police 3 Top story

Ely Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson says they had to rescue the suspects because residents have no right to take the law into their hands.
07:44
07:44

Kabale Sacco Manager Arrested for Fraud 1 2

Bagambisa, 56, is said to have collected over three million Shillings from members of Kyobugombe Tuheingye group in October 2016. The group from Ndorwa East operates as a Sacco affiliated to Kabale Municipality and Ndorwa County Elders Forum KANDEFO.
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We Shall Defeat Criminals Terrorizing Kampala – Museveni president museveni 1

Last month, Museveni revealed that criminal gangs had infiltrated Uganda Police Force following the shooting of Andrew Felix Kaweesi, the Police Spokesperson, his body guard Kenneth Erau and Driver Godfrey Mambewa. The trio was gunned down by unidentified assailants riding on motorcycles in Kulambiro, a city suburb minutes after driving outside Kaweesis home.
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