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Jun 2020 36 results
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22:37

Parliament Tasks Education Ministry To Check State of Schools During COVID-19 Lockdown 2 1

Parliament on Thursday afternoon tasked the Ministry of Education and Sports to take keen interest in the status of schools during the COVID-19 pandemic lock down.
22:31
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Ministry of Lands to Resolve Abim-Agago Boundary Dispute agago district 2

In a letter from the ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development to the district authorities, the ministry has promised to open the boundaries in July in a bid to quell the long standing dispute that has often turned bloody.
17:53
17:53

Boda Boda Cyclists Demand Meeting With Museveni over Lockdown President Museveni 2 1

Julius Byarugaba, the Speaker of the Boda Boda Association which represents over 2,000 cyclists says that there is an increase in domestic violence because men are failing to take care of their families after the lockdown affected their daily income.
17:31
17:31

Global Fund Approves US$2.9million to Procure PPE for Mosquito net Distribution teams MINISTRY OF HEALTH

Dr. Jimmy Opigo, the Malaria Control Programme Manager, said they had delivered bed nets to 134 sub counties out of the 398 ear marked to benefit from the first round of distribution by Wednesday.
17:28
17:28

KCCA Impounds Over 70 Taxis 2 1

KCCA gazetted eight taxi parks in Kampala. They include Old, New, Natete, Nakawa, Usafi, Namayiba, Kisenyi and Namirembe.
17:15
17:15

5 Judges, Kenyan Lawyer to Vet New Basamaba Cultural Leader 1

According to the letter, the search committee is mandated with validating the nomination and election process of the new Bamasaba cultural leader. The search committee will work in liaison with the General Assembly, Culture Council, Secretary General, the Attorney General of Inzu yamasaba and Bamasaba stakeholders.
17:02
17:02

Court Martial At Standstill as Members' Contracts Expire 1 1 Top story

The team, whose contracts were renewed in July 2019, has been able to conclude 46 out of the 91 cases that were registered in their previous term.
16:56
16:56

Widow Disputes Army Version of Killed Kasese Lay Reader updf 2 4

According to the widow, they left their home at 6:45 am and when they reached Ngarambi Farm near the Cobalt factory in Hima they were stopped by UPDF soldiers who were manning the checkpoint.
16:43
16:43

Experts Explain Discrepancies in COVID-19 Laboratory Tests Ministry of Health 2 1

The Pathologists Lancet laboratories in Kenya issued a statement in which they said they were launching an investigation after COVID-tests confirmed at the lab were found negative at different other labs when similar tests were done 24 to 48 hours later. They like in Uganda didn't find any errors in their machines or reagents.
16:21
16:21

Truck Knocks Transformer, Businesses Count Losses UMEME 4 1

The truck registration number UAE 765F crashed into the transformer in front of Mawanda Road Police Station after failing to ascend Upper Mawanda hill road.
16:07
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Policeman Arrested for Shooting Village Defence Secretary 1 1

Deputy Kampala metropolitan police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, said Obotoro is being detained on accusations of shooting, Paul Mbogo, who was questioning him for moving with a gun in the night.
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15:42

Tororo Cement Drags Businessman to Court over UGX 1bn Debt 1

In their suit before the Commercial Division of High Court, Tororo Cement contends that between January and December 2019, they supplied various goods and materials to Kakooza who trades as United Star Enterprises.
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Court Halts Kabuusu-Entebbe Expressway Road Works KIIDP 2 Project 1 Top story

In May this year, Ssenyonjo ran to court through his lawyer, Nalukoola Luyimbazi accusing KCCA of trespassing on his land in Lweza comprising Kyadondo block 267 during construction of the 8.6 kilometer road, which connects to the Entebbe express high way.
15:24
15:24

Four Districts in Teso Added on List of SAGE Beneficiaries Ngora District 2 1

More than 10,000 elders have enrolled for SAGE in the four districts, totalling to 28,428 beneficiaries in Teso Sub Region. There are more than 1.6 million elders enrolled under SAGE across the country.
15:04
15:04

How Sudhir Defeated BoU to Retain Crane Branches Bank of Uganda 1 1

The court found that Crane Bank majority shareholder were non-Ugandans based in Mauritius who under the land Uganda were not legible to holding freehold registered land.
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14:50

Makerere University Withdraws Summons to Staff 1

In a letter dated June 18, the University Secretary Lawrence Ssanyu notes that by the time of issuing the notice they were not aware that the High Court had prohibited the university from conducting any disciplinary action against the two staff.
14:37
14:37

IGP Probes Police Officers, Civilians for Leaking Official Documents 1 Top story

According to sources, some of the people being probed were surprised when they were ordered to temporarily surrender their mobile phones while some were found with confidential information restricted to the IGP’s office.
14:33
14:33

Luweero RDC Declines to Block New Taxi Drivers Plying Kampala-Gulu Highway route charts 1 5

Abraham Tukundane the Luweero District Police Commander said Traffic Police can’t impound the taxis because the route charts were legally issued to them.
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13:54

Busega-Mpigi Expressway Construction: Residents Fault Chinese Firms for Sidelining them 3 2 Top story

Richard Kabuye, the Kalagala Ward B LCII Chairperson in Mpigi town council, says despite the recommendation by the local council youths in the area are contracted to provide casual labor, the companies have hired outsiders.
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