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20:18

Masaka Municipality On the Spot Over Poor Road Works 6 1

The 2019 Auditor General’s report which was released recently, faulted Masaka Municipality leadership for failure to provide proper accountability for funds allocated to them by central government under the Uganda Road Fund scheme, that caters for periodic maintenance of community access roads.
20:04
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Uganda's Economy to Grow By 6% in Election Year – Stanchart 2021 elections 2

Razia Khan, the Africa economist for the bank, told reporters on Wednesday that there was likelihood that money charged on loans for businesses will remain high but government push to be seen investing in infrastructure projects towards elections will push the growth up.
19:56
19:56

MPs Reject Mandatory Assistance to Accident Victims 2 7

The committee chairperson, Robert Ssekitoleeko, said that the provision should be amended.
19:28
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MP Nambooze Wants KCCA Act Amended Parliament 2 2

Nambooze says the bill assented to by the President introduces something that was not approved by Parliament. She cites the Metropolitan Physical Planning Authority which will be headed by the Minister and the introduction of the Metropolitan Police specifically under KCCA.
19:15
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Judges Asked to Avoid Unnecessary Case Adjournments Uganda Law Society 2 2

According to Kinobe some judicial officers unconsciously set the same dates for hearing a number of cases which leads to unnecessary adjournments and case backlog.
18:59
18:59

Lamwo NRM Administrative Secretary Arrested For Alleged Extortion 1 4

David Ochieng Ocan was arrested by the Lamwo Resident District Commissioner James Nabinson Kidega after NRM party members petitioned his office to recover over 16 million shillings that Ocan received during the national party delegates’ conference.
18:40
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Residents Mourn UPDF Pilot Killed in Helicopter Crash 2 3

Ivan Wokalo, the deceased young brother says that Wokalo has left a big a gap in the family.
18:11
18:11

Police Releases List of Retiring 200 Senior, Junior Officers 2

The list contains three Senior Commissioners of Police –SCPs who include Dennis Odongpiny, who until last December was Chairman of Police Court. Other retiring SCPs include Benjamin Namanya and Samuel Ezati.
18:03
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Judges Ask for Internet Training Sessions Case backlog 1 Top story

Justice Kiryabwire noted that currently some cases are mismanaged during entry in the registry where they are recorded in books badly by clerks before the information is transferred to computers.
17:55
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Pictorial: Pilgrims Retrace Archbishop Janani Luwum's Last Journey in Life Nile Mansions 10 Top story

The Pilgrimage started on Wednesday at Namirembe Cathedral and will end on February 14, 2019, in Mucwini Kitgum ahead of Janani Luwum Day, which is commemorated every year on February 16th, since 2015.
17:32
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Installation of Electric Fence Around Murchison Falls National Park Starts 1

The electric fence will be used to block elephants from accessing the communities. Bashir told URN that the each kilometre will cost 50 million shillings.
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Activist Storms Police Headquarters Demanding to Meet IGP Asan Kasingye 2 2 Top story

According to Namata, she went to the police headquarters on Monday to meet the IGP on appointment to complain about police brutality but was turned away by the police guards.
17:18
17:18

Pictorial: Anywar Celebrates Ministerial Appointment kitgum municipality 13

The former opposition Forum for Democratic Change [FDC] Party firebrand entered Kitgum municipality welcomed by hundreds of her supporters mostly women who sang and danced while displaying banners thanking and applauding President Museveni for trusting and appointing her into cabinet.
17:11
17:11

Entebbe and Naguru Hospitals Designated for Corona Virus Management Ministry of Health

In a press statement, issued on Wednesday Dr Charles Olaro, the Ag. Director-General of Health services said even as Uganda has not registered any case whether confirmed or suspected, they are on high alert since a number of Ugandans continue going to China and others coming into the country.
16:47
16:47

Mak Dons Bitter Over Museveni Undermining Arts Courses 4 4

The staff say their morale is low even as the new Semester resumes due to negative comments by the President that Swaswa is a useless course.
16:16
16:16

Leaders, Residents Protest Proposed Closure of Ttome Landing Site FPU 4 1

This morning, residents led by Buvuma District Speaker, Buvuma town council LC III chairperson and councilors resolved to block the army from closing the landing site, which is home to more than 3000 people.
16:16
16:16

MPs Question Museveni’s Decision to Directly Source Contractors for Dams Construction china 1 2

About 24 Billion shillings meant for the construction of Isimba Dam Bridge, was allegedly mismanaged, according to the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga.
16:06
16:06

Using Self-Test Kits High Among Key Population - MOH Ministry of Health 1

Dr. Joshua Musinguzi says because self-test kits have become popular among all gender and categories that they hadn’t planned for in September when they launched, some facilities have had a stock out and they are now urging those that can afford to buy from the private sector.
15:35
15:35

Bundibugyo Flood Victims Return Home floods 3

The LCV Vice-Chairperson Barnabas Bezinde says they have decided to close down the camps and support the affected persons direct from their homes.
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Archbishop Janani Luwum Pilgrims Start 17- Day Journey to Kitgum 4 1

The Pilgrimage started on Wednesday at Namirembe Cathedral and will end on February 14, 2019, in Mucwini Kitgum ahead of Janani Luwum Day, which is commemorated every year on February 16th, since 2015.
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