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21:38
21:38

UNEB Bill Proposes Stringent Penalties for Malpractice 1 Top story

The bill proposes tough penalties for anyone found guilty of exam malpractice. It provides that a person who before or during an examination has in his or her possession any examination paper or material commits an offence and is liable to a fine not exceeding 2,000 currency points (40 million Shillings) or a term of imprisonment not exceeding 10 years or both.
21:11
21:11

Parliament Summons Three Ministers for Flouting COVID-19 Regulations SOPs 2 1 Top story

Aceng was captured on camera meeting hundreds of people in Aromo Sub County in Lira District on Friday where she had gone to the launch mosquito net distribution without wearing a face mask.
17:31
17:31

Parliament Demands Evaluation of Covid-19 Lockdown MPs 2 1

Kadaga also questioned how long the lockdown will continue. She asked the Prime Minister to prepare an evaluation.
17:29
17:29

Government to Reopen 48 Arcades in Kampala 4 1

The Minister in Charge of Kampala Metropolitan Affairs Betty Amongi said that 48 of the arcades in Kampala had met the set guidelines for Standard Operating Procedures. They include, among others, Mukwano Arcade, Modern complex, Grand Corner Plaza, Arua Park Plaza, Arua Park Annex, Magoba Shopping Mall, Mega Plaza and Sekaziga House.
17:25
17:25

Conservationists Call for Preservation of Watoto Church Building 4 1 Top story

In October last year, Watoto Church Limited through Symbion Uganda Limited, a multinational architectural firm submitted an architectural design to the Directorate of Physical Planning at Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA for redevelopment of Watoto Church.
17:05
17:05

President Yet to Assent to Traditional Medicines Act 1 1

In the Speaker’s communication to Parliament on Tuesday, Kadaga tasked the Minister for Presidency Esther Mbayo about the Act saying that if Parliament does not hear from the Head of State in the next few days about the matter, the House will go ahead to pronounce it as Law.
16:29
16:29

Pictorial: Traders Protesting Continued Closure of Arcades Top story

Several traders opened their shops in arcades and plazas by 7am, which prompted police to use force including firing bullets and teargas to compel them to close in line with the presidential directives.
16:24
16:24

UEGCL to Take Over Namanve Thermal Plant as Jacobsen Concession Expires 1 1 Top story

Uganda government purchased power from Jacobsen at 48.1 billion Shillings in 2019. This figure is expected to drop to 42 billion Shillings in 2020, according to ERA which adds that the decrease in power purchase cost is on the account of reduced generation of thermal capacity due to the new renewable commissioned.
15:36
15:36

Foreign Affairs Investigating Leakage of Diplomatic Correspondences ethics 1

Henry Okello Oryem, the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs says the Ugandans in South Africa should not blame the Ambassador Kintu Nyago, saying he was doing his job.
11:44
11:44

Police Thwarts Traders Attempts to Reopen Arcades in Kampala 1 3

Although, in easing the lockdown, the government lifted the restrictions on malls, the same was maintained in arcades because of the envisaged difficulty in avoiding close contact between people.
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