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100 Cancer Patients Treated at Agha Khan Hospital nuclear test ban 1

The Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi has treated 102 cancer patients since the breakdown of the radiotherapy machine at the Uganda Cancer Institute-Mulago. The treatment at Agha Khan University Hospital in Kenya would have cost cost close to 700 million Shillings. However, the patients were not charged under the partnership.
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Uganda Hosts Africa Nuclear Experts Meeting nuclear weapons 1 Top story

Experts from several African countries are in Uganda to discuss how to safely apply nuclear technology in agriculture, energy generation and medication.
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Buganda Lukiiko Approves UGX 74B Budget mobile hospital 1 1

In the approved budget, the Kingdom has prioritised the completion of Kasubi Royal Tombs which have been under restoration since 2013 after fire razed them down in 2010. The completion has been allocated 1.5 billion Shillings.
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Govt Investigates Amuru Leaders Over Apaa Land Clashes apaa land crisis 3 1

Three Amuru district leaders are being investigated for their roles in last months violent land clashes in Apaa areas. They are Amuru district Chairperson Michael Lakony, Kilak South Member of Parliament Gilbert Olanya and Kilak North Member of Parliament Anthony Akol.
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Access to Justice Programme for LRA Victims Launched 1 4

The Danish Embassy in Uganda and the International Criminal Court ICC have launched a one-year access to justice project meant to engage victims of the Lords Resistance Army LRA.
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Quack Doctor Arrested Over Death of Patient

David Ongom Mudong, the North Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson, says Okello reportedly conducted an operation on the deceased when she visited his clinic with a swollen breast.
18:08
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Parents Held For Killing Child

Aceng says the couple is said to have fought at night after a drinking spree and fell on the child who was lying on the bed, killing him instantly. She notes that after the fight, the couple slept only to wake up in the morning to find the child dead.
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Soroti Authorities Close Three Private Schools soroti district 3

Calvin Elenyu, the Soroti District Education Secretary, says they have summoned the proprietors of the affected schools to establish their motive for ignoring the directives issued to them.
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Police Identify Woman Killed by Lumumba's Convoy hit and run

Charles Ssebambulidde, the Traffic police spokesperson, says a team of traffic personnel is already investigating the matter.
17:07
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Ebola Research Unit Opens at Fort Portal Hospital bundibugyo district 3 1

The seven roomed facility comprises of offices, a laboratory, three isolation rooms each capable of admitting six patients, nursing station, clinical care area and a clinical research site. The facility has also been fenced to prevent Ebola or Marburg patients from getting into contact with the community or other patients at the hospital. .
16:43
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Presidential Donation Boosts Nsambya Carpenters 5 1

Wilson Muhwezi, the associations spokesperson says that before acquisition of their own machines; the carpenters had to pay for services like smoothing, designing, sandpapering and carving. He says now the members just pay a small amount of money which is pooled for maintenance of the machines and have the capacity to supply government with their furniture requirements.
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Masaka Water Crisis Worsens 2 2

Joseph Sserungoji, another resident of Bwala says they are facing a serious water crisis since they dont any alternative source of water because of the hilly nature of their area.
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Buganda Premier Calls for Special Land Court land amendment 3 1

Mayigas comments come barely a week after government through the Deputy Attorney General Mwesigwa Rukutana tabled a Constitution Amendment Bill, seeking to amend article 26 to enable government deposit with court, compensation awarded for property declared for compulsory acquisition.
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What Next For Kabarole After Creation of Bunyangabu District richard rwabuhinga 5

Following the operationalization of Bunyangabu district, concerns have emerged among a section of residents and opinion leaders that Kabarole could cease to exist. In 2015, Kabarole district council approved annexing the whole of Burahya County to Fort Portal Municipality with the aim of coming up with requirements for the city status. Burahya County is the only remaining county in Kabarole district with 14 sub counties.
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Man Chopped to Pieces in Amolatar Land Dispute

David Ongom Mudong, the North Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson confirms the incidents. He however, says no arrest has been made so far. He said police have launched a manhunt for the suspects.
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Ugandan Author Opiyo Oloya Calls for More AMISOM Funding black hawks rising 4 2

Dr. Opiyo Oloya, the author of a book detailing Ugandas military deployment in Somalia, has said there is need to increase funding for security groups in the war-torn country.
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Affidavits Required for Changing Particulars with NIRA –Kadilo oath 2

Gilbert Kadilo, the NIRA Public Relations and Corporate Affairs Manager says person who seek to change names will be required to present a deed poll, as a key document among others, in line with provisions of the Oaths Act and the Births and Deaths Registration Act.
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Pastor Held For Defilement 1

Moses Angura alias Moze Fizza, another resident of Moruita, says the pastor threatened the child not to report the matter to police, saying he would kill her.
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Rotarian Sam Owori to be Buried on July 29 1

A tentative programme released this morning indicates that the body will arrive at Entebbe Airport on Monday July 24. A joint Rotary fellowship is scheduled at Lugogo Indoor Stadium the next day to enable Rotarians and Friends of Rotary to eulogize a man, credited for the growth of the organisation in the country.
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