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21:27

State House Anti-Corruption Unit Probes Lira Officials lira district 4

Some of notable issues residents want the unit to investigate include circumstances under which the contract for the management of the Coronation Park that was built under USMID was awarded to Saving Grace Investment Limited, the shoddy construction of Akii-Bua Stadium by Lira district local government and circumstances under which Lira district lost over Shillings 300 million in a scam involving Boniface Odora, the former Senior Lira District Accountant in charge of the Integrated Financial Management System among others.
20:54
20:54

Arua NRM Supporters Form Reconciliation Committee 4 1

In the meeting chaired by Arua Mayor, Isa Kato, the NRM supporters also pointed out that Arua Municipality has been befallen by the devil and hence the need for prayers, forgiveness and reconciliation.
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Anti-Corruption Court Remands Police Officer Over Ugx 70,000 Bribe abigail agaba 1

Detective Godfrey Kalete, who is attached to Usafi Police Station in Kisenyi Kampala, appeared on Tuesday before the Anti-Corruption Court Grade One Magistrate, Albert Asiimwe on two counts of corruption and gratification.
19:57
19:57

Kyegegwa Needs UGX 10BN to Tackle Water Problem distance 1 3 Top story

The Kyegegwa District Water Engineer, Christopher Katusabe, says safe water coverage in the district stands at 30 per cent with most residents still walking a distance of up to 10 kilometers in search of water.
19:40
19:40

Prosecution Backtracks on Application to Table Fresh Evidence Against Isiko jane francis aboddo 1 1

On Tuesday, Senior Prosecutor Nelly Asiku asked the High Court Criminal Division, Judge Jane Francis Aboddo to drop the application on grounds that it was filed in error.
18:43
18:43

WFP Queried Super Cereal Before Karamoja Crisis uganda 1 Top story

According to a February 11, 2019 statement from Rome, Italy, WFP commissioned an independent analysis of protein, fat and micro nutrients levels in super cereals to understand the extent of quality issues.
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Registrar Pins Junior in Mak Marks Alteration Case 2 1

Obura, while appearing before the Makerere University Staff Appeals Tribunal on Tuesday said Joyce Namusoke had confessed to him that she preferred working alone and in late hours.
18:15
18:15

Electoral Commission Registers Muntu’s Political Party 1 1

In a press statement released on Tuesday by Alice Alaso, the former Serere Woman Member of Parliament, the next phase will be to gazette the party names and symbols.
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State House Anti-Corruption Unit Arrests DISO For Alleged Extortion lira district 1

Mwinyi was arrested on the orders of Colonel Edith Nakalema, the head of State House Anti-Corruption from Lira district. Mwinyi is in custody at Lira Central Police Station pending interrogation by detective attached to the State House Anti-Corruption Unit.
17:58
17:58

KCCA to Regulate Vendors 4 1

Lukwago made the promise when he and a section of KCCA councillors met vendors for a consultative meeting at City Hall. Lukwago told vendors that there is consensus among politicians and technocrats that vending should be regulated.
17:57
17:57

Businessman Pinned for Bribing LC Chairman to Endorse a Fraudulent Land Transaction Fenecantine Kityo 2 1

Luboyera, the chairman of Kondogolo zone in Kulambiro, Nakawa division says that Kavuya, the proprietor of Legacy Credit Limited, had asked him to endorse documents indicating that he had bought two acres of land on Block 216 plot 221 in the village.
17:18
17:18

Court Grants Eight Kaweesi Murder Suspects Bail 1 Top story

Each of the suspects and their sureties executed non cash bond of Shillings 150 million and 250 million respectively. Justice Mugambe also directed the suspects with passports to deposit them with court and report to the Registrars in the High Court circuits near their homes every 19th day of each month.
16:57
16:57

Lamwo Residents Petition RDC on Police Misconduct UPDF 1 3

Jennifer Anek, a female youth Councilor says that police in the district have deviated from their core mandate of protecting people and their properties, and instead zeroed on extortion and selective handling of cases.
16:56
16:56

UPDF Soldier Arrested for Shooting Traders

Ashraf Chalangat, 32 attached to 53rd Battalion, Kapchorwa Nakapiripirit in Third Division was arrested on Monday evening while hiding in a banana plantation in Kapchorwa district.
16:38
16:38

Three UWA Rangers Held Over Colleague’s Shooting uwa game rangers

Ely Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson identifies the suspects as Sergeant Jimmy Kisembo, Corporal Nicholas Niwanyijuka and Private Emmanuel Ewuku.
16:04
16:04

Three Parallel Inquiries Underway on Contaminated Relief Food Uganda Police force 3 1 Top story

This follows reports that three people died from Matany Hospital, Napak District on March 16, and two others from within the communities, as a result of complications developed after consuming the food. Reports indicate that a total of 262 people had developed mental confusion, high fever and abdominal pain after consuming the same food within a space of one week.
15:55
15:55

MPs Want Museveni to Assent to Sugar Bill Sugar Bill, 2016 4 1

The Shadow Minister for Trade, Fred Tumuheirwe Turyamuhweza has hit back at President Yoweri Museveni for failing to assent to the Sugar Bill, 2016 accusing him of siding with big sugar companies.
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15:40

Falling Tree Kills Two in Kasese Bwera Hospital

The deceased have been identified as Eveline Kabugho 15, a senior three student at Brain Way Secondary School and Eveline Ithungu, a Congolese national who had come to visit her kinsmen in Kinyamaseke.
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International Media Dominance Threatens Local Outlets –Expert 3 5

Pompigne says Media outlets across Africa need to invest more in producing content, in order to counter the force of international conglomerates that are ambitiously investing in Africa, targeting African audiences and competing for African airwaves.
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