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23:19
23:19

J&J COVID Vaccine Found to Offer More Protection After Booster Dose

A statement issued on the company's website on Tuesday on findings from the EMSEMBLE study which has 45,000 participants from around the world shows another shot of the vaccine administered 14 days after the first jab offer 100 percent protection against severe or critical COVID-19, 75 percent protection against symptomatic COVID globally
19:07
19:07

Gov’t Engaging 16 NGOs over Suspension Parliament 3 1

Sixteen of the 54 Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) that were suspended in August are engaging Government to have their suspension lifted.
18:54
18:54

Court Issues Criminal Summons Against Kyagulanyi Over False Registration Charges Male Mabirizi 1

The DPP has since taken over previous cases Mabirizi levied against Kyagulanyi which are scattered in Kampala and Wakiso Courts and have since stalled after the various government departments' delay to provide him with supporting documents as evidence.
18:43
18:43

MPs Demand for Increase of Sports Budget 3 7

Geoffrey Kayemba Solo, the shadow minister for sports said sports sub sector needs a budget that sustains them well; he believes this will help the council to empower the sports federations
17:47
17:47

NSSF Bill: President Museveni Writes to Speaker Oulanyah 9 1

The Bill had endorsed a proposal for the government to allow savers who have clocked 45 years and had saved for 10 years to access 20 percent of their savings. After several months of back and forth with the fund managers and workers, the President said he would only assent to the Bill with amendments.
17:29
17:29

Speaker Directs MDAs to Stop Funding Parliament Committees 2 1

The Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has directed that no Ministry, Department and Agency of government should finance activities of House committees since this undermines the independence and authority of the institution.
17:21
17:21

Two Women in Makindye Arrested Over Child Torture 2 1

A video that is circulating on social media shows one of the suspects Aisha Nalubega who is also a step mother to the victim, tying him upside down the victim on the pole while her friend Kyazike lit the candle before they started burning the child with molten wax.
17:13
17:13

Businessman Francis Onebe Remanded over Wife's Murder 2

State prosecutor Lydia Nakato told the court that Onebe, 63 an accountant and Oriekot, 26, and others still at large in January 2021 at Mawanga zone LCI in Munyonyo, Makindye Division in Kampala district murdered Asio.
16:07
16:07

Court Dismisses Petition Against MP Wakayima 3 1

The Judge ruled that Wakayima's Uganda Certificate of Education, Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education and Diploma in Secondary Education from ITEK were duly verified by the issuing authorities and therefore valid.
13:28
13:28

One Arrested for Dropping Threatening Leaflets in Katabi Katabi twon council 1 2

Ruganda, a resident Mabirizi village in Masaka district was arrested following an intelligence-led operation in AbaitaAbabiri and Nkumba.
10:24
10:24

Civil Society, Police Want Compensation Fund for Victims of Gender Based Violence 3

Dora Kanabahika, a lead consultant at the ICGLR Regional Training Facility says that it is not enough for government to prosecute the perpetrators and abandon the victims.
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