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Uganda Records Increase in Stomach, Colon Cancers ministry of health 2

Data from the World Health Organisation shows that more than 3000 Ugandans as of 2018 were suffering from some of these emerging cancers in the country. Out of these, an estimated 1,228 cancer patients either have cancer of the Colon or Stomach.
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KCCA to Collect UGX 10Bn Property Tax from Makindye Division 2 1

KCCA Revenue Director, Fred Andema says properties in Makindye division have increased from 23,000 in 2003 when the last valuation roll was compiled to 51,000 properties in the report released today.
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Thomas Kwoyelo's Trial Suffers Two Weeks' Delay 1

Her worship Harriet Ssali Nalukwago, the Deputy Registrar of the International Crimes Division of the High Court says prosecution sought more time to adequately prepare its case as they embark on the full trial. She says the judges have now set February 18th as the day the first prosecution witness will start testifying against Kwoyelo in a trial expected to last two years.
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NBC Shareholders Demand UGX 295bn for Illegal Closure 3 1

Now NBC shareholders told the committee that they have suffered damage and consequential loss computed at Shillings 295 billion as of December 2018. Mathew Rukikaire, the former NBC Chairman Board of Directors accused BoU of summarily, arbitrarily and illegally closing their Bank in September 2012. Rukikaire said that they unfairly lost business and millions of dollars of their investment in the Bank.
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Defense Asks ICC to Acquit Dominic Ongwen 1

Krispus Ayena Odongo, Ongwens lead lawyer says they are demanding the dismissal of the case due to several defects emanating from the confirmation of charges.
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Kitgum DPC Transfer Excites Residents, Politicians 3 1

The transfer comes days after a petition by Kitgum Resident District Commissioner Christopher Omara against the Kitgum district police leadership which he accused of negligence of duty, extortion from members of the public and insubordination.
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Tour Operator Remanded For Defrauding American tourism 1 1

Mugerwa isnt the first person to be arrested in such a scenario in this year.On Saturday, Didan Atukunda from Mamba Gorilla Safari was arrested from Kabale by the Tourism Police Regional Commandant of Kigezi region, Emmanuel Tinka for declining to refund an illegal payment to a client.
19:56
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Parliament Endorses Increase in Students Meal Allowances kyambogo university 1

The recommendation is contained in the report of the budget committee on the National Budget Framework Paper for the financial year 2019/2020 presented before Parliament today, by the committee chairperson Amos Lugoloobi.
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UNHCR To Relocate South Sudan Refugees From Palorinya Camp 2 2

This followed a recent event in which a group of youth from the refugee hosting community threatened to lynch leaders of the Lutheran World Federation, the lead Implementing Partner of the United Nations High Commission for Refugees operations in Palorinya refugee settlement for terminating their contracts as incentive workers.
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UBTEB Set to Release 2018 Examination Results 1 2

These are examinations done by students who join vocational institutions after completing primary school level. The certificates they receive after a three year period are equivalent to Uganda Certificate of Education Olevel certificate.
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Makerere University Staff Maintain Strike 5 1

The staff went on strike at the start of the Semester following the suspension of Bennet Magara and Joseph Kalema; both leaders of MASA and Dr. Deus Kamunyu Muhwezi, the MUASA chairperson, for alleged misconduct and violation of the terms of their employment.
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National Bank of Commerce Closure was Ill-Driven –Mbabazi 1 4 Top story

Nzeyi said that the closure was surprising because he had just secured a USD 3 million loan from his Kenyan friend and another loan from Exim Bank to meet a directive by the central bank to raise 7 billion Shillings within seven days to recapitalize the Bank.
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Lwakataka Trial: Witness Collapses in Court ponsiano lwakataka 1 1

Masaba collapsed as Kamba was asking him to tell court the people Lwakataka was with and when the demolition took place forcing Hatanga to adjourn court for 30 minutes. The witness was taken behind the court room for first aid and fresh air.
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Masaka Businessman Feared Abducted municipality 2 4

Lugemwas youngest wife, Nazziwa says her children havent returned to school because of nonpayment of school fees. She also says her landlord has already issued her an eviction notice because she has not paid for January.
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Pope Appoints New Nuncio To Uganda 1

Archbishop Luigi Bianco replaces Archbishop Michael August Blume who was transferred to Hungary last year after serving five years in Uganda. The nuncio is the pope ambassador.
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80% Kampala Hangouts Still Selling Shisha- Report ministry of health 1 1

Moses Talipita from Uganda Health Consumers Association, says apart from the two police operations, the force hasnt been supportive of their efforts to get rid of the sale of Shisha.
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Hospital Cleaners Arrested Over Death of Mother yoweri museveni 1 1 Top story

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police spokesperson confirmed the arrest of the suspects but declined to reveal their identities.
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FDC: Katuntu's COSASE Leadership Illegal 4 1

He asks Katuntu to stop participating in illegalities and hand over office to the newly designated Committee Chairperson, Mubarak Munyagwa.
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Police Constable Arrested for Shooting Two People boda boda riders 1

It all started when a fight broke out between two boda boda riders only identified as Hussein and Agondeza over unidentified woman in Mpaija Village Busiisi division Hoima Municipality on Sunday Night.
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Security Foils Apaa Land Demonstration In Gulu Town apaa land dispute 1

Gilbert Olanya, the Kilak South Member of Parliament told URN that they will proceed with the planned rally despite the heavy deployment of soldiers and Police in Gulu Town. He says they are also demanding the immediate release of John Bosco Uhuru.
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