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IGG Directs Kabarole CAO to Recover Car Loans from Staff

In 2011, the funds were advanced to district staff as car loan scheme and were supposed to refund the money after 36 months
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22:24

KCCA Councillors Vote Against Kyankwazi Training jeniffer musisi 4 1

When Lukwago put the training issue on vote, 21 councillors rejected it. Councillors who subscribe to National Resistance Movement however decided to abstain when Lukwago denied councillors representing people with disabilities an opportunity to vote. Lukwago said people with disabilities representatives are ex-officials barred from voting by KCCA Act.
21:44
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Age Limit Removal Likely to Cause Political Instability - Mak Don 4 1

Prof. Mwambutsya Ndebesa was on Wednesday appearing before the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee chaired by West Budama South MP Jacob Oboth-Oboth which is currently considering the Constitutional Amendment Bill, 2017.
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Gov't Refuses to Heed to Doctor's Demands doctors strike 1 1

Aceng says government will only act once the salary harmonization process is completed.
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18:33

Tear Gas As Police Disrupts Besigye's Rally In Gulu 1

Heavily armed police deployed strategically and erected barricades around Kaundah grounds, about two kilometers west of Gulu town center.
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UNEB Exam Leakage Suspects Out on Bond uce exam leakage 1 1

Dan Nokrach Odongo, the Executive Secretary Uganda National Examination Board-UNEB, says they first heard about the UCE leak in Kampala when one of the suspects called a head teacher of unspecified school and informed him that they have examinations.
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17:57

UK Minister Summoned from Trip to Uganda, to be Sacked 1

A British government official who was due to address a press conference at Entebbe has been summoned back home with reports indicating that she may be sacked from cabinet. Priti Patel, the United Kingdoms Secretary for International Development, is accused of holding secret meetings with Israel government officials and breaching international protocol by visiting Golan Heights, a territory Israel captured from Syria in 1967.
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Education Ministry Moves to Stop Primary One Entry Interviews 3 1

Ketty Wakwale, the Deputy Head teacher, East Kololo Primary School, says the interviews for children joining primary one are unnecessary and discriminative.
17:29
17:29

Kabwegyere Defends Age Limit Removal 1 2 Top story

This afternoon, Prof Tarsis Kabwegyere appeared before the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee chaired by West Budama South MP, Jacob Oboth-Oboth. He maintained his position on the presidential age limits, saying that someones capacity cannot be limited by fixing age.
16:52
16:52

Kabarole District Councillor Still In Police Custody moses tibakirana 1

Police alleges that Bintamanya uttered abusive words against President, Yoweri Museveni during the consultative meeting on the presidential age limit at Buhinga play grounds.
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16:52

Only 60 Percent of Licensed Investors Operational - UIA jolly kaguhangire

In a survey of 488 licensed investments in Kampala, Mukono and Wakiso for the period 2011/12 to 2016/17, only 348 were found to be operational. The investments had value of USD 42 million, with a total of 18,271 jobs.
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We Need To Rebrand Boxing – Muhangi moses muhangi 1 1

Businessman Moses Muhangi has said Boxing needs re-branding in-order to change the image and attract sponsorship.
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Uganda's Food Supply Threatened - Researcher soil fertlity 3 1

Caroline Mwongera-Mugambi, a scientist on farming systems and climate change says the problem is mainly due to poor land management practices going on in places where land is cultivated as opposed to where it is not cultivated. She says farmers are also letting water to carry away almost all the nutrients in areas that have been deforested.
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Finance Orders KCCA to Halt Proposed Pay Rise for Politicians beti kamya 1

In his November 6th letter to Musisi, Muhakanizi says president; Yoweri Museveni stopped the proposed pay rise for any entity until a comprehensive assessment has been done by the Public Service Ministry.
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HIV Test and Treat Approach Cuts Mortality Risk by Two-Thirds- Study unaids report 2012

Over 12-months of follow-up, individuals who started antiretrovirals within 30 days of their diagnosis had a 63 percent reduction in their mortality risk compared to people who remained antiretroviral-naive. Delayed treatment initiation after 30 days of diagnosis also reduced mortality, but only by 26 percent.
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13:28

MP Karuhanga Directs Bank to Reverse Age-Limit Deposit age limit cash 1 1

The money was given to all legislators as facilitation for ongoing consultation on a bill tabled before parliament by Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi.
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Kalusha's Busy Schedule To Delay Search For Cranes Coach fufa 1

The busy schedule of the chairman of the Confederation of African Football CAF technical committee, Kalusha Bwalya is likely to force a delay for the search of a new Uganda Cranes coach.
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13:08

Artistes Launch Diabetes Awareness Campaign in Gulu 4 1

A group of six artistes in Gulu district are determined to use arts to create awareness about diabetes among the population in northern Uganda in the run up to November 14th World Diabetes Day.
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Tullow, Partners Notify Govt on Farm-Down Deal cnooc uganda 1

Tullow Oil, in January this year, agreed to transfer 21.57 percent of its 33.33 percent interests in Lake Albert Development Project covering exploration areas 1, 1A, 2 and 3A to Total for a total consideration of USD 900 million 3.27 trillion Shillings.
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Opposition MPs Speak Out on Skipping Beijukye Eulogy 1

Opposition Members of Parliament have given mixed signals over their absence during a special sitting to honour deceased Ruhaama MP Beijukye William Zinkuratiire.
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