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Parliament Suspends Implementation of New Lower Secondary Curriculum Rosemary Sseninde 6 1 Top story

On Tuesday, Sseninde insisted that government will not halt the implementation of the new curriculum, saying it will be applied to Senior One students. She tabled sample books of the revised curriculum before parliament chaired by the Speaker, Rebecca Kadaga.
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UCI Calls for Vaccination of Boys Against HPV Health Minister 3

Responding to concerns raised by the World Health Organization this morning urging countries to come up with nation specific interventions to counter unnecessary cancer deaths, Orem said they are already strengthening treatment as they have now upgraded from a single radiotherapy machine to three in addition to stocking more essential medicines.
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Akena's Belongings Found with Kanyamunyu: Prosecution Witness matthew kanyamunyu 1 Top story

Akena’s brother, John Nyeko told court presided over by Justice Steven Mubiru on Tuesday afternoon he spent the entire day time with the deceased before his life was cut shot on November, 12th 2016.
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Muhakanizi: No Money for Corona Virus Emergency Finance Ministry 2 1 Top story

Muhakanzi said there is no money to manage the Corona Virus emergency once it reaches the country. He said that the matter was discussed in Cabinet on Monday as well as the issue of locusts, saying Cabinet approved the release of Shillings 15 billion from the Contingency Fund for the locust preparedness.
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38 Darling Factory Workers Injured in Stampede Patrick Onyango 2 Top story

The Human Resource Manager of Darling, Sam Wambi told URN that 14 workers had already been discharged after receiving first aid.
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Kawaala Businesswoman Arrested Over Death of Maid 1 1

Koburungi who is currently detained at Old Kampala Police Station was arrested to explain circumstances under which her 15-year-old maid, Ashante Arinaitwe, went missing and was later found killed.
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Works Ministry Downplays Impact of Disbanding TLB, Road Safety Council 4 1

The Works Ministry Permanent Secretary, Waiswa Bageya has downplayed the repeal of the Transport Licensing Board-TLB and National Road Safety Council-NRSC. He says the new law has instead empowered the Department of Transport Regulation and Safety as the competent authority.
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PAC Grills Secretary to Treasury over Public Debt Management domestic arrears 1 4

According to the Auditor General John Muwanga’s report for the financial year ended June 2019 payables rose by 29 percent to Shillings 3.3 trillion. As of end of June 2019, the stock of public debt amounted to 46.36 trillion Shillings (USD 12.55 billion). Of this, the external debt was 30.85 trillion Shillings (USD 8.35 billion). The domestic debt was 15.51 trillion Shillings (USD 4.2 billion).
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Managing Current Budget A Big Challenge-Muhakanizi 2 1

Muhakanizi was on Tuesday appearing before Parliament's Public Accounts Committee to respond to Auditor General's queries raised in the financial years 2017/2018 and 2018/2019.
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It Is Now an Offense Not To Slash the Compound or Paint House Regularly – Gov’t isaac musumba 2 1 Top story

Isaac Musumba, the Lands, Housing and Urban Development Minister, told reporters on Tuesday in Kampala that these changes are part of the Physical Planning (amendment) Act 2020, signed on January 10th by the president.
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NCHE Drops Investigations into Abenakyo's Degree Award Uganda 2

According to Dr Robert Ayine, the Senior Higher Education Officer of the NCHE, the council had contacted the complainant David Musiri, who he says had lost interest in the matter.
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Kadaga Mourns Former Kenyan President Daniel Arap Moi 2 1 Top story

"I have been saddened to learn about the death of Mzee Daniel Arap Moi, Kenya's former President. The Senior citizen has departed at the ripe age of 95. I send my condolences to the Parliament and all people of Kenya over this loss," reads part of Kadaga's message.
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