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22:53
22:53

Musician Oryema's Remains to Remain in France geoffrey oryema 1

In an update to the press, Oryemas sister, Elizabeth said the family are now on the ground in France to make final arrangements for resting the Late Geoffrey Oryema in France. She says on Saturday, Oryemas family members Irene, Anna and Chantal went to the hospital to accompany Oryemas body to the Chapel of Rest..
22:14
22:14

EC Rejects Calls to Extend Updating Village Registers lc elections 2

In a survey conducted by URN in Luweero town on Monday, between 10-100 residents managed to register for the village polls per village. Some of the villages visited included Binyonyi, Kavule, Galuweero, Kizito and Lumu zones among others.
22:09
22:09

Nyendo Mixed S.S. Closed over Filth masaka municipality 2 2

Masaka Municipal Principal Education Officer Steven Kakeeto ordered the closure this evening after finding the school with filled up and dilapidated pit latrines, a sewage sludge which was flowing near students dormitories and kitchen, poor ventilation and dirty dormitories.
21:40
21:40

Kabale Locals Defy Authorities on Sand Excavation Ban road reserves 4 1

Kabale municipal authorities imposed a ban on sand excavation and brick-making in all swampy areas and road reserves, in March, as a strategy for conserving the environment and protecting roads against destruction.
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Resettlement Needs to Rise to 1.4 Million People- UNHCR

According to its projections, Africa is likely to remain the region with the highest projected resettlement needs next year, led by the Democratic Republic of the Congo DRC. According to the UNHCR report, 163,000 people from DRC will be in need of international resettlement in 2019 a 10 per cent increase on 2018.
19:20
19:20

Corruption Blocking Access to Justice -Chief Justice 2

Bart Katureebe said that when the rich easily bribe their way out whenever they are caught on the wrong side of the law, people who deserve justice are oppressed, abused and frustrated by the judicial system.
19:08
19:08

Land Probe Queries Relevance of Area Land Committees 4 1

The committees are mandated under the law to verify the borders of land and rights over land so that approval of a certificate of customary ownership can be recommended. But Kalema said that his committee never inspected some of the places they recommended for allocation.
18:46
18:46

Kitgum District Registers Increase in Suicide Cases

Three cases of suicide have already been recorded in Lagoro Sub County in less than a month. The three were found dead after they hanged themselves at different intervals. .The trend is causing grief and heartache among local residents and authorities.
18:26
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MP Nambooze Has No Medical Referral to India – Police mp betty nambooze 1

Namboozes medical report indicates that she had suffered spinal cord compression and had undergone posterior lumbar decompression and fusion, a surgical procedure that joins two or more bones together into one solid bone. She says that she had been scheduled for medical review Manipal Spine Care Centre in India on June 15 but could not travel since she was under police custody.
18:08
18:08

EC Asks Court to Dismiss Achola's Petition fdc 2 1 Top story

In his letter to Achola, the Commission Chairperson, Justice Simon Byabakama Mugenyi, said the candidate did not provide the Electoral Commission with any evidence indicating that there was compliance with the law when she adopted the said names during the national identity card enrollment exercise in 2015.
18:03
18:03

DPC, RDC Summoned to Explain Mubende Land Wrangles 1 1

The Chairperson of the Commission, Justice Catherine Bamugemereire issued the summons today, following a shooting of an 18-year-old boy by a security guard deployed on a disputed 12 square mile of land claimed by businessman Abid Alam.
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Basalirwa's Supporters Nursing Injuries bugiri municipality 4 1

But the Bugiri District Police Commander, Ssebuyungo Jeff, blames the chaos on candidates ferrying nonresidents to their campaign rallies.
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Mak Registrar Probed for Registering Student with Forged Document makerere university

The Senate noted that the student studied and completed her Bachelor of Arts with Education but when she came for her transcript, the Results Management System placed her in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences CHUSS instead of the College of Education and External Studies - CEES as she claimed.
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Mary Stuart Hall is Structurally Sound- Report makerere university 3 1

Eng. Christina Kakeeto, the Estates Director says the test results indicate that the building was not damaged by the fire and that it is still habitable. She is optimistic that ongoing renovation works will be concluded by the end of July to reopen full occupancy of the hall to students.
16:09
16:09

South African Court Yet to Hear Pato's Extradition Case home 1

Jane Kajuga, the spokesperson of the Directorate of Public Prosecution, says they are yet to receive communication on the date for hearing their application for extraditing the suspect. All I know is that the process is still ongoing. We are waiting for the extradition hearing, Kajuga told URN.
15:45
15:45

Court Issues Criminal Summon Against Kampala DPC luta ferdinand 2

Semakadde asked Mangeni to issue the criminal summonses after the State Prosecutor, Elizabeth Nandala asked court to adjourn the matter, saying the two witnesses were away on official duty.
15:08
15:08

UPDF Kills One at Karuma Dam kiryandongo 1 1 Top story

Charles Okello, an eye witness and causal worker at the dam, says the scuffle started during the search of some casual workers suspected of stealing scrap.
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14:50

Ministry Of Education To Re-Engage Stakeholders On Sexuality Education 1

The Ministry of Education and Sports Permanent Secretary, Alex Kakooza has said they will re-engage stakeholders in the implementation of sexuality education framework. The framework has been rejected by the Roman Catholic Church bishops.
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Sexual Harassment: Mak Committee Recommends Installation of CCTV Cameras makerere university 5 1 Top story

Professor Sylvia Tamale, the Chairperson of the Committee, says they want the university to enforce Resolution 7.2 of the University Gender Equality Policy and tighten physical infrastructure safety.
14:14
14:14

Court Sets Date to Rule on Kipoi's Petition musa sekaana 2 1

The Senior State Attorney, Sylvia Cheptoris who appeared on behalf of the respondents told court that she has read through the petition but needs extra time to file written submissions.
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