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Uganda Airlines Planes Complete Nairobi Route Flight Test 1 1

Uganda Airlines Marketing manager, Jennifer Bamutulaki Musiime said the conclusion of demonstration flights to Nairobi was a step ahead of obtaining an air operating certificate.
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Tourists Canceled Bookings over Ebola tourism uganda 1 2

Joseph Halim, the Managing director of Dream Balloons, which operates in Murchison Falls National Park, says that the Ebola scare had caused some tourists to cancel their bookings.
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Ministry of Education Gets Policy for Learners With Special Needs Sight Savers Uganda 1

The policy will be given to teachers who will be mandated to carry out testing of learners at the beginning of every school year. It was developed with support from Children at Risk Action Network-crane, VIVA, Cheshire Uganda and the Ministry of Education.
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Parliament Wants Supplementary Budget for Student Loan Scheme 3 1

Parliament has directed the Ministry of Education and Sports to immediately seek a supplementary budget from the Finance Ministry for the Student Loan Scheme.
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Magistrate Kamasanyu Testifies in Murder Case, Loses Temper

Justice Vincent Okwanga ordered her to refrain her from attacking the suspect and only answer what the defense lawyer had asked her.
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ICPAU To Phase Out Uncertified Public Accountants 3

She says that they are also educating employers about the value of having their employees professionalize and register with ICPAU. As part of their strategy to operationalizing the move, the institute will continue publishing lists of professional accountants.
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Lack of Funds Delays Completion of St. Janani Luwum Church Kitgum Diocese 2 1

Rev Canon Robinson Oginga Odinga, the Kitgum Town Parish Vicar says the slow progress of the construction that has taken more than 15 years is due to limited funds.
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Kadaga, Thabo Mbeki Discuss Regional Integration 2

Speaking to Journalists on Tuesday after their closed-door meeting, Kadaga said that Mbeki is visiting the country on an assignment of the African Union to consult government and Parliament on regional integration.
18:40
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Hoima Woman MP Vacates Seat Rebecca Kadaga 1 1 Top story

In her communication to parliament on Tuesday afternoon, the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga revealed that Kaahwa had written to her indicating her decision to cross to Kikuube district.
18:34
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African Youth Petition SECAM Assembly over Participation 2 1

The youth pleaded with the assembly that the roles of the youth in the Church should be honoured with a replica of the International Youth Day on the African continent for the youth to celebrate at the various regional blocs of the Symposium of the Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar (SECAM).
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Parliament Asks Gov't to Clarify Revision of Retirement Age jobless youth 3 1

Her concern stems from a statement attributed to the Public Service Ministry Permanent Secretary, Catherine Bitarakwate on Friday last week indicating that Uganda lacks specialists because they retire at 60 years of age when they can still serve the country.
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18:28

Mukono Health Centre IV Struggling to Treat Eye, Dental Patients 2 1

The dental department lacks equipment such as lights and furniture while the eye department lacks slit-lamp used for examining the interior part of the eye, tonometer for determining the intraocular pressure (fluid pressure inside the eye), ophthalmoscope used in the inspection of the retina, reflection, and lid rotation sets and loops used in eye surgery.
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UPDF Deserters Slapped With Additional Charges bag 2 Top story

They are Private Dennis Mangusho, formerly attached to the 63 Battalion, Lance Corporal Edward Mubbale, formerly attached to the Land Forces Headquarters, Bob Anichan, formerly attached to Uganda Military Academy Kabamba.
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17:57

Delayed Degazzettment of Barifa Forest Irks West Nile Leaders 1 2

The forest located in the outskirts of Arua town covering an area of over 10sq km was proposed for degazzetment nearly ten years ago but has continued to be a hide-out of suspected criminals.
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Gulu Football Clubs Shun 5th Division League Registration FUFA Big League

Isaac Okwir Odiya, the GDFA Chairperson, says only four clubs namely St. Joseph’s College Layibi FC, Lyec FC, Pece United and Lacor Black Angels have so far registered for the league.
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Engineer Defies the Odds in Uganda's Oil and Gas Sector oil jobs 1 3 Top story

Engineer Patrick Batumbya is one of the shining examples of Ugandan engineers that defied odds by taking up jobs in areas that many thought would go to foreign oil and gas engineering firms.
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17:38

MPs To Go Slow On Coffee Bill 1 2

While meeting a team from Kyagalanyi coffee limited on Tuesday, the committee chairperson Janet Grace Okori-moe on Tuesday says that following the excitement and the mixed reactions of the bill, they will meet all interested parties in the coffee sector. She says they plan to meet experts, ordinary coffee growers and also visit areas where coffee is grown.
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Uganda Mourns IAEA’s Yukiya Amano 1

Energy and Mineral Development Minister, Engineer Irene Muloni in a statement expressed shock at the news that the 72-year-old Japanese Diplomat had passed on.
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Low Primary School Completion Rates Worry Kyegegwa Leaders sexual harassment 2 1

According to the 2018/2019 district status report, the completion rate is at 37 percent, implying that averagely, for every 100 pupils that start primary one in any school in the district, only 37 make it to Primary Seven.
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External Employment Recruitment Brokers Draining Schools in Bukomansimbi, Masaka 4 1

Gerald Nsambu, the Masaka District Inspector of Schools says reports indicate that many teachers especially at primary level are abandoning their workstations for employment in Middle East countries.
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