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20:43
20:43

Police Takes Control of Nyege Nyege Festival Venue talent africa 1

Police will also provide accreditation to all persons going to attend the festival, ensure that the event is accessed only by adults and those whose age is questionable to provide documentary prove.
20:31
20:31

Chinese National Charged with Murder, Remanded court

Court heard that on August 28, 2018 while at Kabale in BuseRuka Sub County Hoima district, Zhong had a disagreement with his colleague Zhang Zhang, 52, whom he accused of eating his boiled egg. During the scuffle, Zhong picked up a knife and stabbed Zhang.
20:23
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Parliament Seeks Extensive Probe into Arua Suspects Torture 4 1

According to a report released by the Adhoc committee, they had recorded statements indicating that men in SFC uniforms hit Kyagulanyis head with an iron bar after breaking into his hotel room on August 13. He said he had sustained injuries all over the body.
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19:57

Summary Executions, Hate Speech Rife in Burundi – Report sexual violence 1

We know that the form of executions has changed so theyre hiding the bodies there is every reason to believe that in a large number of cases, they are ending up dead, said Franoise Hampson, a member of the UN panel.
19:47
19:47

Government Withdraws Health Laboratory Services Bill prime minister 2

Although the Parliaments committee on health has interacted with a number of stakeholders, on the matter, the government has opted to withdraw the bill, pending discussions on the merger of government agencies.
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Ntungamo Starts Wetland Restoration Campaign 2

Ntungamo District Chairperson Denis Singahache says that the district is in advanced stages of ensuring that the depleted wetlands are restored. He also says that they have ordered for the arrest of residents who have encroached on the wetlands.
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Bobi Wine Protests Slow Private Sector growth in August 1

Qureishi also noted observed that the sporadic riots in parts of the country over the last month partly disrupted trade and business in various parts of the country.
19:18
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Kyenjojo Sub Counties Lacking Health Centers ministry of health 3

According to residents in Nyantungo Sub-county, for more than ten years, they have travelled long distances to access medical services at Kyenjojo Hospital which is more than 10 kilometres away from their homes.
19:14
19:14

Rabid Dog Injures Two Children in Hoima

The children had been sent to collect firewood near River Wambabya from where the suspected rabid dog emerged and attacked them.
19:03
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Cancer Institute Racing to Fix Radiotherapy Machine uci 1

Dr Jackson Orem, the Executive Director of the Cancer Institute announced last week that the radiotherapy machine had recorded a software error. According to the institute, a software problem stopped the machine from being able to rotate. Though the machine can still function, a decision to halt treatment was made to avoid any further damage.
18:42
18:42

First Ladies Commit to a Future Free from HIV/AIDS reproductive health 1

The campaign was launched on the margins of the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on ChinaAfrica Cooperation FOCAC, in Beijing, China. The campaign aims to increase young peoples access to integrated sexual and reproductive health and HIV services and strengthen their engagement in the AIDS response.
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Speak Out; Victim of Child Marriage Tells Contemporaries 2 1

The minor explains that her misery started a year after the death of her mother, which prompted her maternal grandparents to look for her biological father as soon as she completed primary Seven.
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18:14

Nadduli Protests Arrest of Evicted Residents village 3 1 Top story

The news of the arrest of the residents, prompted Nadduli to stop Luweero police station accompanied by the LC 5 Chairman, Ronald Ndawula and local leaders demanding the immediate release of the suspects.
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Minister Katumba Urges Ugandans to Support National Flag Carrier national airline 1 3

The appeal comes a few months after Uganda National Airlines Company signed an order for four new CRJ900 jets with Canadian firm Bombardier Commercial Aircraft and another order with Airbus for the supply of two A330-800neo planes.
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Search Committee for MAK Deputy Vice Chancellors Instituted makerere senate 1

Associate Professor Ernest Okello Ogwang has been the Makerere Universitys 1st deputy Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs DVC AA after assuming office on October 8, 2013, having replaced now Supreme Court judge, Justice Lillian Tibatemwa Ekirikubinza.
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Police Foil Kabale University Student Demo strike 6 2 Top story

Junior Turyahikayo, another concerned student wonders why the university administration and the guild council have failed to organize a bazaar for them to socialize.
17:04
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URA Collected UGX 27b from Mobile Money, OTT Taxes in July 1 1

URA Commissioner General Doris Akol says that during the month, URA collected 4.7 billion Shillings from OTT commonly referred to as social media tax and 22.3 billion Shillings from Mobile Money transactions.
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UAC Wants Kiss Condom Advert Recalled general manager 1 1 Top story

The Commission accuses those behind the advert of failing to follow the right procedures before broadcasting it.
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Mityana Leaders Blame Massive Land Evictions on Impunity people 4 1 Top story

Speaking during the meeting, Joseph Luzige, the Mityana District LC V Chairperson, noted with concern the invisible hand of power brokers in the brutal evictions. According to Luzige, the brutal evictions are instigated by people who use their connections to bully people off their land.
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Siraj Bakaleke, 8 Others Charged for Defrauding South Korean Investors kidnap 1

The group is implicated in the alleged extortion of 1.4 billion Shillings from two South Korean Nationals Park Seunghoon and Jang Shingu Un who came to Uganda looking for gold amounting to USD 1.5 million, early this year. But the South Koreans were arrested from Acacia Mall in Kampala; where they were due to meet their lawyer Paul Wanyoto.
Sep 2018 40 results