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21:55
21:55

French Police To Escort Oryema's Ashes To Uganda 2 1 Top story

Elders in Acholi chiefdom are afraid repatriating the ashes to Acholiland might provoke bad omen in the land including unprecedented massive crop failures, lightning strikes, hailstorms or outbreak of strange diseases capable of wiping out a massive number of people.
21:30
21:30

Acholi Team Panic Over Missing Goal Posts at Pece Stadium 1

Mapenduzi blames veteran FIFA Referee Denis Ojwee, the Gulu district Sports Officer, Aldo Otto and district Engineer, Sam Nyeko for the loss of the stadium property.
21:20
21:20

Jinja Woman Detained for Beating Toddler to Death child 1 3

Mukyeyaya is wanted for beating two-months-old Ryan Kasango to death.
21:04
21:04

Gulu School Expels Pupils Over Lack of Mosquito Nets paibona sub county

The School Deputy Head teacher, Grace Alimocan, says they were forced to send the pupils home after majority of them fell sick of malaria. She says the pupils were treated at Paibona Health Center II in the newly created Paibona Sub County, some 40 Kilometers north of Gulu Town.
20:47
20:47

Mak Gold Case Stalls Again city hall court 1 1

The Investigating Officer, Charles Ezama says the file was called by the DPP following complaints by the suspects challenging the continued confiscation of their properties including cars. The suspects accuse police of withholding their property wrongfully.
20:24
20:24

Where Are the Police Ambulances? government 1

Uganda police Force has a total of 30 ambulances procured between 2011 and 2016 by the Directorate of Medical Services to help in transporting accident victims, sick and injured police officers as well as sick suspects in police custody.
19:54
19:54

LC Polls: Rights Lawyer Says Lining Up Undemocratic 2

Rwakafuzi says lining up for elections was first used by the National Resistance Army NRA government for the election of resistance councils but says the system is no longer applicable since it isnt in tandem with the constitution.
19:38
19:38

NAADS Official Survives Beating Over Allowances moroto district 3 1

Phillip Sagal Lochul, another youth leader says some of his colleagues left just after one days training since they couldnt afford another night in Moroto.
19:25
19:25

From the Hansard: How MPs Debated Social Media and Mobile Money Tax-PART 2 uganda

Continued from the first part on the debate on social media and mobile money tax
19:11
19:11

From the Hansard: How MPs Debated Social Media and Mobile Money Tax-PART 1 people 1 Top story

As the debate on the new Shilling 200 per day Over the Top OTT commonly known as social media tax and one percent tax on mobile money rages on, Uganda Radio Network traces back the debate by Members of the Tenth Parliament, in which they handled the two taxes. Uganda Radio Network revisits the debate on the taxes and brings you the details of who said what.
18:50
18:50

Nwoya District Burns Hundreds Of Sachet Alcohol 3 1 Top story

On Tuesday morning, Nwoya district authorities set ablaze more than 500 cartons of sachet alcohol at Anaka Town Council market in the presence of residents and other stakeholders.
18:41
18:41

3 Remanded in Soroti Over Murder

Court heard that the suspects on 18th June 2018 at Soroti senior quarters allegedly murdered Grace Kasiba and later dumped her body in Arapai.
18:38
18:38

LC1 Elections: EC Disqualifies Kalangala Candidate police 1

The NRM Chairperson for Kalangala town says Nagawa wrote to the NRM office, which seconded her to become the flag bearer in the village and didnt communicate to the contrary.
18:22
18:22

Uganda Airlines Revival Pushed to 2019 1

The month in which Uganda Airline aircrafts are expected to hit the skies has been pushed to April 2019 contrary to December 2018 as earlier announced.
18:14
18:14

Social Media Tax: Govt to Go for Facebook, Twitter david bahati 4 1

Government introduced a UGX 200 daily tax on social media users and a one percent tax on mobile money transactions. Bahati says the global social networking sites are minting a lot of revenue through advertising from Uganda that government is targeting for taxing.
18:06
18:06

Tullow Ordered to pay $254 million in Ghana Rig Dispute tullow oil 1

The London Court order that Tullow, also operates in in Uganda as Tullow Uganda Operations Pty to pay Seadrill Ghana Operations Ltd. a contractual termination fee and other standby fees of estimated at 254 million in total.
18:03
18:03

Mao Asks Opposition to Join Forces Against New Taxes 4

According to Mao, instead of introducing new taxes, government should cut down on its public expenditure.
17:49
17:49

Smile Telecom to Pay Social Media Tax for Customers 3

Felix Owilo the Senior Marketing Manager at Smile Telecom, noted that they opted to pay taxes on behalf of its customers because the new social media tax requires that telecom companies either absorb the costs or extend the burden to the client.
17:23
17:23

Former Masaka Woman MP Elected Village Publicity Secretary masaka district 1 6

The 74 years old ex-legislator who prefers to be called Girl Mubanda was a women representative for Masaka district in the 9th parliament before she lost the election in 2016.
17:23
17:23

Mobile Money Agents in Campaign to Beat New Tax gobierno 5 1 Top story

Godwin Kidima of Kidima Investments Liimited in Luweero says they have nothing to do but to use all possible ways to beat the taxes so as to stay in business. He says many people have already abandoned mobile money citing the exorbitant tax and resorted to traditional ways of sending money.
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