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19:17
19:17

Tension, Drama As MPs Debate Age Limit Bill age limit debate 1

Tension, tempers, drama, insults and disorder are all visible in the Parliament Chambers as an unprecedented number of legislators debate the controversial presidential age limit Bill.
18:58
18:58

Kyambogo to Rent out University Kitchens kyambogo university 3

Kyambogo University will effective next year rent out the catering facilities for students and staff to service providers.
18:25
18:25

Respect One Another, Bishop Luwalira Tells Politicians 3 1

Bishop Wilberforce Kityo Luwalira of Namirembe Diocese has called upon political leaders to respect each other as fellow Ugandans who love the country equally. In his Christmas message delivered today at the Bishops Residence at Namirembe, Bishop Luwalira asked all Ugandans especially political and religious leaders to be mindful of what they say to each other.
18:22
18:22

Priest Condemns Invasion of Prayer Places in Parliament soldiers 4

Father Batanyenda, who doubles as the Kitanga Parish Priest in Kabale Diocese, has also joined the legislators to condemn the security officers for desecrating the chapels.
17:56
17:56

Six UPDF Officers Jailed for Leaking Classified Information

Six Uganda Peoples defence Forces - UPDF soldiers have been sentenced to two months in jail for what the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence CMI described as misuse of social media.
17:41
17:41

Land Owners Welcome Discussion of Land Matters at Tooro Conference land conflicts 3

Land owners in Tooro have welcomed the move to discuss the contentious issue of land at the second Tooro Peoples Conference scheduled for 22nd and 23rd December in Fort Portal. The land owners argue that the discussion is timely due to several land conflicts, evictions, encroachments and ignorance on land utilisation.
17:21
17:21

KCCA Meets Burial Costs of Man Who Fell in Mutungo Trench 1

Lwande Haddu Henry fell in the Kanywankoko trench at around 11:00PM on Saturday. Masinde Stephen, a brother of the deceased says Haddu was coming from the burial of another relative with other colleagues. As they walked back home at night, a speeding vehicle forced them to scamper for safety at a sharp corner on Mutungo Ring Road. He says Haddu fell in Kanywankoko trench and died instantly. Nakawa Mayor Balimwezo Ronald Nsubuga told Uganda Radio Network that KCCA paid Uganda shillings 3.1 million which the family of the deceased demanded.
17:06
17:06

Uganda To Feature in Eight Disciplines At C/Wealth Games australia 1

Uganda will field athletes in eight disciplines at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia.
16:55
16:55

Cecafa Is sinking, Says Magogo nicholas musonye 1

President of the Uganda FA, Moses Magogo has said that the regional Council for East and Central Football Associations Cecafa is steadily sinking.
16:44
16:44

Age Limit: Parliament Questions Inclusion of Term Limits, Extension of President's Tenure age limit report 1 1

In his response, Oboth-Oboth said there is nothing in their report that didnt emanate from the consultations they had with several stakeholders.
16:01
16:01

Makerere Issues Fresh Directive On Kiosks makerere kiosks 2 2

Eng. Christina Kakeeto, the Director Makerere University Estates and Works Department, says has directed all staff to remove the illegal structures and plantations from the university land.
15:33
15:33

Kadaga Tasks Minister Jeje to Explain Security Deployment security officers

Kadaga s directive followed a fracas in parliament early today that saw a team of legislators evict security personnel from the chapels located in the basement of the east wing of parliament. Members alleged that the security personnel had turned the house of God into a burrow of illegal activity.
15:23
15:23

Court Dismisses Another Application Seeking to Block Constitution Amendment uganda 1

On Tuesday morning, the Deputy High Court Registrar, Joy Kabagye dismissed the application, saying court lacks powers to block parliament from executing its obligations.
15:10
15:10

Igara East MP Micheal Mawanda Takes Oath

Mawanda, an independent candidate, won a by-election held on Thursday with 16,209 votes defeating incumbent Andrew Martial who had 12,991 votes.
14:58
14:58

Mubende Artisan Miners Secure Location License mubende gold miners 1

A statement issued on behalf of the Energy Ministry Permanent Secretary, Robert Kasande, says the licenses were awarded to Kayonza-Kitumbi Miners Association covering an estimated area of 13.5 Hectares at Bukuya Sub-County in Mubende district to mine gold.
14:13
14:13

Etihad Airways Pulls Out of Uganda

Etihad Airways launched its Abu Dhabi-Entebbe service on May 1, 2015, a two-class Airbus A320 aircraft with 16 Business Class and 120 Economy Class seats, flying four times. Etihad flights, between Abu Dhabi, the UAE capital, and Entebbe, operate on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.
13:45
13:45

Over 200 Congolese Nationals Cross into Uganda drc 2

Vincent Alpher Opio, the Kabwoya Sub county LC V Councilor, says the Congolese started arriving on the landing site using boats as early as 4am this morning.
13:22
13:22

Tempers Flare Over Use Of Parliament Chapels by Police 1 4

The angry legislators confiscated plates from the officers, saying that the presence of police officers, and the serving of meals in the chapels, was disrespectful. The chapels, located in the basement are accessed through a new entrance to parliament adjacent to the National Theatre.
13:21
13:21

Red Pepper Editors Out on Bail raid at red pepper 1 Top story

Three editors and five directors of The Red Pepper have today been released on a non-cash bail of 20 million shillings. This comes almost a month after they were arrested for publishing a story alleging that President Yoweri Museveni was plotting to overthrow his Rwandan counterpart, Paul Kagame.
12:54
12:54

What BoU Maintenance of Key Lending Rate at 9.5% Means central bank rate

Dr Kasekende said based on the outlook for inflation and economic activity, together with an expansionary fiscal policy in 2017/18, and the evolution of the risks and uncertainties, the BoU judges that the current stance of monetary policy remains appropriate
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