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Govts Debt Management Strategy Draws Mixed Reactions 3

The plan specifies how the government plans to structure its debt portfolio in the medium term. It also operationalizes the debt management objectives, considering the constraints, and, more specifically, the government preferences regarding cost-risk trade-offs.
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Uganda Declined China’s Request to Repay SGR Loan with Oil Revenue Ministry of Works 1 Top story

The railway venture is part of the Northern Corridor Integration Projects that begin from Mombasa through Nairobi, to Kampala, Kigali and Juba. The multi-billion-dollar railway line conceived under the East African Community was agreed upon in 2011 by the presidents of Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda and South Sudan.
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Its a Goalless Draw for SC Villa, Express FC sc villa vs express 1 1

The draw mostly affects the Red Eagles who entered the game in pursuit of three points to bridge the gap between them and the table leaders Vipers SC. However, they remain in third place with 36 points while SC Villa is left outside the top four with 29 points.
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Kampala District Land Board Appointments Stir Chaos in Council 3

The appointment of the two officials was deferred by the Minister for Kampala on account that they were being investigated for their involvement in fraudulent land transactions. The minister in a letter dated November 26, 2020, said that the two had been implicated together with the former Land Board Chairman Yusuf Nsibambi, a basis of which the President had called for an investigation before they take up any roles.
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Brokers Hijack NIRA Processes, Making Millions in Bribes National ID 2

Although the process of registering for a national ID is supposed to be simple and straight forward, several Ugandans try to avoid the processes and opt for the services of brokers who offer to get all the papers signed and filed by NIRA staff and set an appointment for recording biodata. Each applicant who seeks the service of a broker pays not less than 50,000 Shillings.
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Police Probes Source, Motive of Imported Catapults Fred Enanga 1 2

The Police spokesperson Fred Enanga said that the consignments of several catapults made by factories were allegedly imported into the country by negative elements that are still plotting to cause violence in the country.
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UVRI Checks Efficacy of Point of Care Test in Detecting Viral Load in HIV Positive Children Ministry of Health 2 1

Viral load testing according to experts is crucial in the treatment of HIV as it helps in making treatment decisions which in the end help the patient to suppress the virus and improve their quality of life.
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Gov’t Proposes to Slash Embassy Staff Henry Okello Oryem 1 2

The Foreign Affairs State Minister, Henry Okello Oryem, says the move is aimed at trimming the number of embassy staff and subscription in billions of Shillings to international organizations to save money. He was speaking before the Foreign Affairs Committee to present the budget estimates for the financial year 2021/2022.
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Corruption Fight: Judiciary Unveils Staff Uniform Sarah Langa Siu 4 2 Top story

While unveiling the uniforms, Bigirimana noted it is going to be easy to differentiate court staff from what he described as middlemen who have been pausing as judicial officers to defraud unsuspecting court users.
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Nsambya Estates Road to be Renamed After Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga 3 1 Top story

The Speaker Abubaker Kawalya said Dr. Lwanga should be remembered for his tremendous contribution to the growth of Centenary Bank, renovation of Namugongo Marty's Shrine and founding the Wekembe Microfinance Village Bank.
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Gulu Registers Reduction in 2020 UACE Candidates Gulu High School 3 1

Only 889 students registered for the exams compared to over 1,200 candidates in the previous 2019 and previous years.
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Gov’t Recalls Certificates of Private Secondary Schools private school 2 1

Edward Ssebukyu, the Assistant Commissioner of Private Schools and institutions, says the decision is aimed at cleaning up the private secondary school’s register and update information on all schools across the country.
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Rakai Poisoning: Police to Charge Grandparents With Rush And Negligence

Last week, five children under the age of seven from the same family died after they took Paraquat herbicide, allegedly given to them by the grandparents. They were identified as Alafa Kamoga, Jovan Kivumbi, Elijah Lubyayi, Sarah Nabukenya, and Shivan Mirembe of one-and-half-years.
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Suspected Lion Killers Change Plea 1

The two appeared last month before Miriam Ayo Eddy Okello, the Chief Magistrate of the Utilities, Wildlife and Standards Court. They were charged with entering a protected area without permission, hunting wild animal in a wildlife conservation area without permission, killing wild animals and protected wildlife species in a wildlife conservation area without permission.
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Kwania North Loser Withdraws Election Petition

Last month, James Onguu Tar who contested on the National Resistance Movement-NRM party ticket petitioned the court seeking annulment of Okae’s victory. He claims that the elections were characterised by irregularities.
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National Basketball League Finally Starts April 17th FUBA 4 2

Brian Wathum, head coach of KIU Titans says his team has been working hard after signing new players. He says having new players will help them to compete for the championship this season.
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Internet Cafes Phasing Out of Business

Richard Semulu of Ntinda, Kampala - who has operated an internet café for the last nine years, says that there is a drastic fall in returns from internet cafes compared to the 2000s when they had a lot of clientele.
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Katakwi Security Committee Moves To Settle Cattle Thefts, Land Conflicts launch 1 1

The District Security Committee chaired by Katakwi Resident District Commissioner (RDC), John Stephen Ekoom began the sub county security committee meetings in Ngariam County on Tuesday. Similar meetings will be held in Usuk and Toroma Counties.
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Deputy IGP Orders Probe of Officers Leaking Internal Communication 1

Lokech has directed, Brig Chris Damulira, who is police force’s director for crime intelligence, to ensure an investigation is conducted and culprits apprehended.
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