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20:39

Nabbanja Responds to Two Questions in Maiden Prime Minister's Time 5 1

The Prime Minister’s Question Time is provided for under Rule 41 of the House rules of procedure and it is every Thursday scheduled to start at 4:00pm and last for only 45 minutes. During this time, the Premier responds to several questions raised by Members of Parliament regarding government policy, projects, performance of agencies and authorities and others.
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19:56

Judiciary to Establish Specialized Court to Handle Environmental Matters 2 2 Top story

The environment is finally getting its day in Uganda’s courts.
19:47
19:47

Uganda Security Exchange Suspends Uchumi Supermarket 2 1

In a public notice, USE Chief Executive Officer, Paul Bwiso said trading in Uchumi’s shares and the listing of its shares on the bourse had been suspended, until the company meets all the requirements.
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19:27

COVID-19: New Cases Slow Down in Africa

Twenty-one African countries have seen cases rise by over 20% for at least two weeks running which is an increase of three countries over the previous week and the highly transmissible Delta variant has been found in 26 African countries. The Alpha variant is in 38 countries and Beta is in 35.
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16:47

Deputy Speaker Tasks Health Committee on Status of Health Facilities hospitals 5 1

Among issued the directive on Thursday afternoon during the plenary session. She gave the committee chaired by Koboko Municipality MP, Charles Ayume one month to report back to Parliament.
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16:25

CID Detains Ten Suspected Vandals of Telecom Masts Kisenyi 4 2

The suspects were picked-up in a joint security operation comprised of detectives from the Special Investigations Unit of Kireka and police officers from Kampala Metropolitan Police South areas of Katwe, Busabala and Kampala Metropolitan Police North parts of Masanafu and Nakulabye on Wednesday evening.
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16:08

URC Sues Chinese Firm Over Theft, Vandalism of Railway Materials 1

On March 29th 2021, Mukono Grade Two Magistrate, Steven Waidhuuba issued an order to search the premises of Tian Tang for rail sleepers, steel rails and Kyaci materials. The search was witnessed by Uganda Railway Corporation and security officials led by Captain Henry Mawejje and Superintendent of Police, Agnes Agabirwe.
15:39
15:39

IPOD Drafting New MoU for Political Parties 4 1

The 2017 MoU was scheduled to end in 2020 but was extended to complete the six months term of office of the National Resistance Movement- NRM which expired last month, June.
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15:00

Mak Researchers Innovate Digitalized COVID-19 Surveillance System For Learning Institutions MOH 2 1

Ssewanyana says that while many mobile applications have been developed to offer solutions to the COVID-19 pandemic, this would be the first custom made for learning institutions. It was designed to suit and favour the learning environment especially higher institutions of learning.
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14:24

MoH Dismisses Calls for PS Atwine's Resignation 3 2

Addressing journalists at the 'People's Government' offices along Katonga Road on Thursday morning, Annet Namata commonly known as Nalongo Mwafrika, one of the activists, said that Atwine must also resign for exposing medical personnel to the virus when the Ministry failed to avail them Personal Protective Equipment yet it was available in National Medical Stores.
14:15
14:15

Laboratories Under Investigations over Fake COVID-19 Test Results 1 1

Dr Warren Namara, the head of the State House Health Monitoring Unit says they are investigating several irregularities concerning COVID-19 testing. He says they are investigating the integrity of all laboratories that are carrying out COVID-19 testing.
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12:52

Thirty Arrested in City Center Operation to Enforce Lockdown 2 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said Wednesday’s operations was as a result of many people who had started flocking Kampala city center while others had started opening up their shops despite the closure on most businesses.
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Rower Kathleen Noble to Open Uganda’s Hunt for Medals in Tokyo Olympic Games 1 1

As the game kickoff, Uganda’s first representation will be by 26 year old Kathleen Grace Noble who will compete in the Women's single sculls in the rowing sport. Her appearance at the summer Games is historic as she becomes the first ever athlete to represent the country in the rowing sport.
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11:34

Butabika Hospital Clinical Officer Challenges Interdiction 1

Ongom was interdicted on December 9th, 2020 by Dr Juliet Nakku on charges of defiling his 15-year-old patient on November 23rd 2020, the case which was reported at Butabika Police Station by the mother of the girl.
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11:20

Shock as Dokolo District Names COVID-19 Positive Health Workers Stigma 1

The disclosure of the affected health workers didn’t go down well with Koboko Municipality MP, Dr. Charles Ayume and the task force chair.
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10:24

Onduparaka FC Confirms Release of 14 Players Ugandan football 1 2

Lulua management decided to release the affected players to give room for new talent as they rebuild a new squad for the 2021 Uganda premier league campaign.
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10:24

UIA Gives Prof Ogwang Five Acres of Land, 10-Year Tax Holiday Covidex 4 1

The free land will be located at Soroti Industrial Park, mainly because this brings the production line nearer to the area where most of the required raw materials are found.
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09:34

Lunch Allowances: Nurses told to Wait for August nurses allowances 3 Top story

In a short notice issued on Wednesday, Cherop explained that the Ministry of Finance released the circular for payment of the allowances long after the Public Service Ministry had prepared a circular for July salaries. Each qualified nurse is entitled to Shillings 15,000 each day and their assistants Shillings 10,000.
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