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Attorney General Tasked to Justify Need for Age Limit Removal william byaruhanga 1 1

Attorney General William Byaruhanga told the court that Ugandan citizens were dully consulted on the amendments, some of which are now under contention. Byaruhanga said that public views were represented by Members of Parliament, who were dully facilitated to consult and later reported that their constituents had endorsed the proposals.
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Police Extends Operation Against Quack Traditional Healers 4 1

Lameck Kigozi, the greater Masaka regional Police spokesperson, says that operation will extend to districts outside Lwengo.
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Lawyer Asks Court to Proceed on Bunyoro Reparations Suit british government

BUKITAREPA dragged government to court in 2016 for alleged failure to address the injustices inflicted upon the Banyoro by the colonial administration.
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Government Needs UGX 16 Billion to Fight Kariba Weed water hyacinth 2 1

Agriculture Minister Vincent Ssempijja says the weed has reached alarming levels, affecting fishing activities, the quality and quantity of water from the water bodies, hydro power generation, tourism and water transport, among others.
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Gov't to Negotiate With Former Nakawa-Naguru Tenants 2 1

Baryomunsi said the tenants should not turn to confrontational tactics in a bid to push government to address their concerns. The former tenants on Monday issued a two weeks ultimatum, demanding a compensation plan from government or else they re-occupy the land.
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South Sudan Authorities Ask Nationals to Return Home dr. riek machar 2 1

Charles Okumu, the Ayaci County Commissioner in Torit State, says over 1000 refugees have voluntarily returned since the beginning of September, 2018.
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Police Recovers Body Parts of Crocodile Attack Victim uganda

Nanduro was eight months pregnant when she was attacked by the crocodile while fetching water from the shores of Lake Victoria. Alfred Olila, the Officer in Charge of Dolwe police station, says they have managed to recover some parts following a week long search.
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Kadaga Summons Otafiire over Delays in Electoral Reforms 2 1

Kadaga noted that she had previously reminded the government to bring the necessary electoral legislation so that the institution handles them in time to avoid a stampede. She expressed disappointment to Otafiire who she said has continued to the remain silent on the matter despite the publication of the 2021 general elections road map by the Electoral Commission.
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Makerere University Gets 30 More Professors muni university 3 1

According to the Makerere University Strategic Plan Review Report of 2017, enhancing the research capacity of staff has been one of the fundamental strategies in ensuring a research - led university. The quality and volume of research output in the university is dependent of staff with PhDs. This also determines the capacity for supervision and graduate enrollment.
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Moroto Battling Numerous Livestock Diseases karamoja sub region 2 1

Dr. Moses Okino, the Moroto District Veterinary Officer, says they have written to the Commissioner, Animal Health in the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries for guidance and intervention.
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PSU Orders Release Two Soroti Suspects dfcu 1 1

According to source, PSU called Maxwell Ogwal Onep, the East Kyoga Region Police Commander questioning why the duo was being held for this long without any clear charge brought against them.
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Kadaga Tasks IGP on Vigilance After Attack in Kenya 2 1

The attack was claimed by Al-Shabab, an Islamist extremist group with ties to Al Qaeda, which has carried out many attacks across the East African region in recent years. The same group claimed responsibility for the July 2010 bombings in Uganda, and a series of attacks that have ripped through Kenya over the years.
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Residents Protest Delayed Compensation in Katosi Water Works Project demonstration 4 1

On Wednesday, more than 200 residents who were affected by the construction of the plant staged a demonstration. Some of the residents argue that they waited for more than three years for compensation in vain.
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Over 20,000 Kampala Land Titles Await Digitalisation 5 1

The un-digitalised land titles, Kitaka says represents 21.83 of titles held by Kampala land lords. He made the disclosure during a meeting with team from Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development led by State Minister for Housing, Chris Baryomunsi at City Hall.
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Constitutional Review Team Needs UGX 13 Billion to Start Work 1

Kahinda Otafiire, the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Commission while appearing before the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee on Wednesday said that the commission is ready to start work, but are waiting for the Ministry of Finance to release the funds.
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Court Awards UGX 287 Million to Kenyans Charged for 2010 Kampala Bombing

The decision by Justice David Majanja was based on a petition filed on June 9, 2011, while the petitioners who include Mohamed Adan Abdow, Mohamed Hamid Suleiman and Yahya Suleiman Mbuthia were still being held in Luzira Prison, Kampala.
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40 Hospitalized After Taking Suspected Poisoned Brew 3

Dr. Baseka says they have taken the samples of the patients to Bwera Hospital and the Central Public Health laboratory for examination. He points to a possibility of either poor brew fermentation or expiry of the flour.
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Foreign Investment Cannot Solve Unemployment – Prof. Suruma 1 3

Suruma, the former finance minister says that the governments endeavor to fight unemployment by not planning for its people but relying on foreign companies is a cruel joke. He was presiding over day-two of the 69th graduation Ceremony of Makerere University.
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Teachers Protest Transfers Over Lack Of Accommodation 1 1

The transfers were announced recently by the Soroti Municipal Council Education Department, which oversees 14 government primary schools.
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Kiira Motors Offers Opportunity For Local Manufacturers kiira ev 1 1

Officials at the Kiira Motors cooperation KMC have said Ugandan manufacturers and suppliers should take the opportunity to contribute in the chain of vehicle manufacture.
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