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18:16
18:16

Age Limit: MPs Call For Special Audit into Facilitation Money consultation money 4 1

This afternoon, some of the opposition MPs withdrew the money disbursed to their accounts and returned it to parliament. This isnt the first time parliament is giving facilitation money to legislators under questionable circumstances.
17:53
17:53

EC Urges Ugandans to Register for LC Polls lc elections 1 4

According to Justice Byabakama, the registration exercise will commence tomorrow and run to October 30th 2017.
17:09
17:09

Inadequate Local Revenue Hinders Garbage Collection traders 1 1

Christine Kabakama, a vendor at Kabundaire Market says the smell from the garbage poses a risk as it can lead to outbreak of diseases that are associated with poor sanitation.
16:53
16:53

Military intelligence Holds Five Police Officers

Aguma and Agasirwe were detained on Tuesday evening when they appeared at CMI Headquarters for the third time in less than a month for questioning.
16:50
16:50

KCCA Issues Ultimatum on Parking Fees kampala district

The money accumulated out of the failure by road users to pay dues while hiding under a July 22 presidential directive on the harmonization of taxes in the informal sector. President Yoweri Museveni had advised that informal sector players should be charged for an annual license as opposed to daily dues.
16:05
16:05

UCC Orders Radio Kitara to Switch Off 4

Ignatius Tumisiime, a resident of Kijura cell in Masindi municipality expressed disappointment, saying he was surprised when he tuned into the station and found it off.
16:03
16:03

Iran's Leading Car Maker Eyes Ugandan Market 1

Speaking at the Uganda-Iran Economic Forum in Kampala, Saipas Vice President for International Affairs and Export, Mohsen Dastkhosh Javan, said they are keen on entering the Sub-Saharan Africa market, especially for cheap but fuel-efficient vehicles.
15:06
15:06

MPs Return UGX 174million ‘Age Limit' Consultation Money age limit bill 5 1

On October 23, Parliament released 29 million Shillings for each Member of Parliament to help them consult on the proposed Age Limit Bill. A total of 13 billion Shillings has so far been released to cater for consultations on the Constitutional Amendment that seeks to among others, lift the cap on the presidential age.
14:07
14:07

AMISOM Recruitment: 200 Police Officers Fail Aptitude Test

Only 230 out of the 430 police officers who underwent the aptitude test and comprehensive interviews at Namboole Stadium on Monday qualified to proceed to the next level of the recruitment exercise.
13:41
13:41

Igara East By-Elections Set for December 14 3 1

The seat fell vacant early this month when the Court of Appeal nullified results of the 2016 election, initially won by Andrew Martial. Judges Egonda Ntende, Richard Buteera and Alphonse Owiny Dollo said that irregularities in the voting and tallying stages affected the final results in a substantial manner.
13:17
13:17

Bagwe to Run for Maternal Health marathon 4

James Egesa, the Organizing Committee Chairperson, says the targeted health centers face a lot of challenges, which affect expectant mothers when they go to deliver.
12:05
12:05

Besigye, 6 others Charged over Rukungiri Chaos kiiza besigye 1

Besigye was jointly charged with Ingrid Turinawe, Patrick Amuriat Oboi, Innocent Tashobya, Joseph Akankwasa, Moses Byamukama and Fred Asiimwe for inciting violence, malicious damage and disobedience to statutory duty. They appeared before Rukungiri Chief Magistrates Court this morning.
11:47
11:47

Kenya Elections: Supreme Court Fails to Hear Petition Over Quorum petitions 1 Top story

The Chief Justice David Maraga adjourned the Supreme Court hearing this morning, saying they couldnt continue with the matter because of quorum
11:21
11:21

Uganda, Iran Hold Economic Forum in Kampala sam kutesa 1

Kutesa made the call at the opening of a high-powered economic forum aimed at boosting trade and investments between the two countries. In attendance are political and economic delegations from both countries led by the foreign affairs ministers.
10:47
10:47

Panic As Another Person Dies Of Suspected Marburg 2 1

The CAO, who is the spokesperson of the Kapchorwa Marburg Team, says they are waiting for the results of the blood samples of the deceased that were dispatched to Uganda Virus Institute UVI for examination.
10:41
10:41

Rubanda District Engineer Probed For Misuse of Funds bridge 4

The money in question was allocated during the 2016/2017 financial year for the temporary renovation of Kashasha Bridge in Bufundi Sub County. The bridge connects Kinyarushengye cell to Kashasha Catholic Church, Kaato Technical Institute and Kaato Primary School.
10:15
10:15

Angry Residents Attack RPC's Home police brutality

Patrick Ogwang, a political activist claims that police used goons to attack the legislators. He says several people lost their property like motorcycles and other valuables to the goons under police watch
07:59
07:59

Luweero Taxi Drivers Reject New Parking Fees 3 1

In the guidelines, the minister announced a ban on daily parking fees and directed that taxi drivers pay a monthly fee not exceeding 80,000 Shillings in each town council or 120,000 Shillings if the destination is within the jurisdiction of Kampala Capital City Authority.
07:45
07:45

Besigye, Three Others to Appear Before Rukungiri Court opposition leaders 1 Top story

Police spokesperson, Asan Kasingye told URN on Tuesday evening that the Directorate of Public Prosecutions-DPP had sanctioned the file of the four of politicians.
07:17
07:17

Age Limit: Three MPs withdraws from Teso Parliamentary Group age limit removal

Ochen says he cant continue subscribing to a group whose only goal is to serve Musevenis interests.
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