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Justice Kisakye Gives Dissenting Judgement in Kyagulanyi's Case Dr Kisakye 3 1

On the issue of Kyagulanyi's witnesses being arrested by the State, the lady Justice dismissed the arguments by the Respondents saying that he should have brought evidence of the list on who was arrested and taken where and by who.
20:56
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Gov't Asked to Sensitize Public on COVID-19 Vaccine 2 1

Musenero who is part of the COVID 19 national task force says that the low turn up of health workers for the vaccination exercise is not a good experience.
20:29
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Four Activists Arrested in Kampala for Inciting Violence 1 1

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, said police in Kampala and security at Parliament were not informed notified about the intended march.
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Police Impounds 63 Motorcycles in Operation Against Illegal Roadside Stages 1

Assistant Superintendent of Police –ASP Elly Kaigwa, who is also the CPS traffic police commander, spearheaded the operation in which the motorcycles were impounded majorly on Kampala road and Jinja road.
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COVID-19 Pushes Aside Tuberculosis Outreach TB 1 1 Top story

Pandemic response pushed aside tuberculosis outreach and services, resulting in 20% drop in diagnosis and treatment worldwide, urgent recovery needed
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Kafunjo Residents Welcome Tarmacing of 8km Road 2

The 8.8Km road connects Kafunjo-Kigando-Kibeho parishes and the two bridges connect Mirama-Kigando parishes and Ruceece-Mpala Parishes.
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18:18

Katebwa Sub County Schools Register Higher Numbers of Semi-Candidates After Lockdown 6 2

The high numbers are attributed to learners who have come from private schools that closed due to financial constraints before government allowed a staggered re-opening of schools. Parents with pupils in P.5 have also chosen to send their children into the semi-candidate classes.
18:18
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Second Suspect in Murder of Bushenyi Radio Presenter Arrested

Martial Tumusiime, the Bushenyi Greater Police spokesperson says Kansiime has been on the run since last month when Mandela was killed. Tumusiime says that the suspect was arrested on Thursday from his hideout in Omukatafari, Kizinda.
18:00
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Kitgum Pupils Stage Peaceful Protest Over Missing Past Examination Papers 2

The school headteacher, Quinto Oyera says it took the intervention of the school administration to plead with the candidates to calm down and restrain themselves from harming the teacher.
17:57
17:57

Gov’t Seeks Approval of UGX 487 Billion Loan to Finance Oil Pipeline Shares 2 1

The Minister of State for Planning, David Bahati has appealed to legislators to approve a loan request totaling 487 billion Shillings to finance Uganda’s initial equity shares and historical costs for the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) project.
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Nurse Creates Uganda’s First Handbook to Guide Women Through Pregnancy Ministry of Health 4 2 Top story

Titled, ‘My pregnancy’, the first of its kind to be reviewed and approved by the Ministry of Health for circulation, the handbook contains chapters detailing what one needs to do from preconception, antenatal to postnatal care.
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17:21

MYDA FC Wins First Game of UPL Season FUFA 2

MYDA defeated Kyetume FC 1:0 in their away game played at the Njeru based FUFA technical centre on Thursday.
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Six Fishermen Drown in Lake Kyoga Illegal Fishing 1 1

James Elocu, one of the survivors told our reporter in a phone interview that they entered the lake around 6:00pm when there were no signs of bad weather. He explains that as soon as they started fishing, heavy rains accompanied by a storm started forcing them to seek refuge from the moving island.
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Magufuli Leaves Behind a Mixed Legacy-MPs Tanzania 9 1

Some of the MPs Uganda Radio Network spoke to, say that Magufuli was a patriot who put his country first and was a man of action who developed the economy of Tanzania, while others say he violated human rights and was turning into an authoritarian leader.
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Drugs Stolen from Abwong Health Centre II Abwong HCIII 2

The stolen drugs include 30 boxes of Coartem, 10 boxes of Amoxicillin, 8 boxes of Frazil and 17 boxes of Rapid Diagnostic Testing kits among others.
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Parliament Mourns Tanzanian President John Magufuli 1 1 Top story

“This morning, we woke up to the shocking news of the untimely demise of His Excellency John Pombe Joseph Magufuli, the President of the United Republic of Tanzania that occurred yesterday evening at a hospital in Dar es Salaam,” said Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga. She passed on a condolence message on her own behalf and parliament.
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Residents Want Army Detach Established over Influx of Cattle Thieves 1

The Sub-County Chairperson Raymond Otim told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Thursday that the consistent influx of cattle thieves has instilled fears among the livestock farmers in the area.
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4,000 Residents in Matidi Sub County Hit By Water Crisis 4 3

The Aputubere A village LCI Chairperson Aldo, says they have struggled with water shortage for close to two years now after the only borehole had its pipes and rods worn out in around May 2019 and local residents have been unable to repair it.
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Kyagulanyi Petition: Supreme Court Judge Accuses CJ of Confiscating File 1 Top story

Shortly after, a judicial official came and ordered the team from Photo Genix Company, which was contracted to erect a tent and provide quality sound to disconnect their equipment as justice Kisakye looked on since she had remained alone on the bench.
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Doctors in Gulu Rally Residents to Embrace Covid-19 Vaccine COVAX facility 2 1

Dr Odong, says health workers had to come first to show an example to the general public to embrace the exercise. He rubbished misinformation making rounds on social media about the vaccines, saying the vaccines underwent all the required standard tests before approval.
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