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Science Teachers Curse UNATU for Sabotaging Their Salary Enhancement 5

Vicent Elong, the national chairperson of Uganda Professional Science Teachers Union -UPSTU says as scientists in the teaching profession under their union they are not going to look on as the UNATU leaders continue to sabotage them hence vowing to fight for their rights through their Union but also calling upon fellow teachers to embrace the initiative positively as it’s a milestone to the teaching profession in total.
16:34
16:34

URA FC, AL Masyr Clash in CAF Confederations Cup Tough Hurdle in Kitende 1 1

The team under the stewardship of veteran coach Sam Timbe is depending depend on the experience of and form of midfielders Saidi Kyeyune and skipper Shafick Kagimu plus also inform strikers Steven Mukwala and Cromwell Rwothomio.
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14:08

IGP Directs CT to Monitor All Spaces After UK Terror Warning 2

Three days after the United Kingdom issued a terror alert for its citizens in Uganda, the Inspector General of Police –IGP Martin Ochola, has directed the force’s Counter-Terrorism –CT unit to increase vigilance on vital spaces. The UK indicated that terrorists are planning an indiscriminate attack on among others places frequented by foreigners.
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13:19

Court Orders Former MTN Finance Manager to Refund UXG5b of the Stolen UGX10.2b

On 14th February 2017, Justice Lawrence Gidudu of the high court in Kampala convicted Ssentongo on four counts of embezzlement and Conspiracy to defraud, contrary to section 309 of the Penal Code Act.
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12:31

'Bijambiya' Men Hit Kampala, Hack Woman, Daughter in Katwe 3 2

“Police have not helped us," are defence secretary Muhammed Konde said. "They do not patrol these areas in the night. We have people who keep walking in this place throughout the night and we cannot stop them. We are armed only with sticks and we don’t know what they are carrying in the night. We are overwhelmed as leaders. Locals wake up early going for work and they are often attacked. We need security."
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18:34

Kirabo Scoops Silver at Africa Junior Swimming Championships 1 1

The teenager swimmer posted 26:26 to come second and grab a silver medal in the 50m freestyle category. She beat her previous record 26:63 she had set in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games.
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16:16

Former Convicts Who Have Killed Ugandans Soon After Being Released 3 1

This year alone, suspects connected to numerous abductions and killings in the districts like Ntoroko, Kabalore, Ibanda, Mbarara, Kyenjojo, Bushenyi and Lwengo are repeat offenders, according to Criminal Investigations Directorate –CID Spokesperson Charles Twine.
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14:34

U-20 Women to Face Botswana in FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Round Three Coach Ayubu Khalifa 1 1

To reach the third round, Uganda ejected Kenya 10-3 on aggregate. In the first leg Uganda hammered Kenya 7-2 and later in the return leg Uganda also defeated Kenya 3-1 at St Mary’s stadium in Kitende.
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Ugandan Professional Accountants Admit Doing a Lousy Job 5 1 Top story

Prof Kaawaase says that such institutions, including Crane Bank which is still a center of conflict between Bank of Uganda and the bank’s shareholders, always have audit reports with unqualified opinion of the auditors, on such institutions’ financial positions.
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12:19

Hand Washing Still a Nightmare for 3 in 10 People Despite Role in Fighting COVID

On Global Handwashing Day, UNICEF warns that 3 in 10 people do not have basic handwashing facilities at home to fight off infectious diseases.
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07:36

Step Up, WHO Urges as Figures Reveal 1 In 4 Adults Don’t Exercise Enough

Although WHO guidelines recommend adults should do at least 150 to 300 minutes of moderate to vigorous aerobic activity per week, and 60 minutes per day for Children and adolescents, statistics reveal that one in four adults, and four out of five adolescents, do not currently get enough physical activity.
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COVID-19 Caused Rise in TB Deaths for First Time in A Decade

New data from the UN health agency highlighted how years of global progress in tackling the preventable disease had been reversed since the pandemic overwhelmed health care systems in 2020, preventing vulnerable people from seeking help.
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22:36

Court Orders Businessman Ben Kavuya to Return Fraudulently Acquired Properties 1

Wakanyiira asked court to declare that the transaction was a loan agreement not a sale agreement and that the undervaluation of the properties and cheating of stamp duties was an illegality sufficient to invalidate transfers of the properties.
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22:01

No Money for Mid-Term Access –NSSF MD Parliament 5 1

According to Byarugaba NSSF currently has investments in the East African Community including money lent to the government in bonds.
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18:43

All Players Vaccinated Against Covid-19 Ahead of New Uganda Premier League Season Decolus Kiiza 1 4

Decolus Kiiza, the FUFA Deputy CEO in charge of Football says that players have either received their first COVID-19 jab while others are fully vaccinated in a bid to limit the spread of the virus.
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17:51

Six in Seven COVID-19 Infections Are Undetected in Africa-WHO 1 3

WHO found out that as of 10 October 2021 the cumulative number of COVID-19 infections is estimated to be 59 million in Africa, which is seven times more than the over 8 million cases reported.
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17:39

SGR Cites Loopholes in DFCU Bank, Kasoli Community Loan Facility 3 1

Eng. Wamburu, argued that the land on which the Kasoli Housing project sits is government land that was used as security to obtain a credit facility from DFCU Bank Ltd and that under the Public Finance and Management Act 2015, there was a need to obtain a no-objection from the Ministry of Finance to guarantee the mortgage using a government asset.
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Gov't to Lose UGX 3b After Suspension of Certificate of Good Conduct Issuance 1 1 Top story

Interpol Director Senior Commissioner of Police, Charles Birungi, says that prior to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, they were issuing over 500 Certificates on a daily basis, which means they would collect more than Shillings 38million.
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Parents, Learners Consider Change of Career Path in Education 6 1

More learners with support from their parents are increasingly considering changing their line of education from academics to concentrate on vocational. Patrick Byakatonda, the executive director Directorate of Industrial Training -DIT encouraged such parents to embrace the initiative that was designed by the DIT targeting people with no qualification.
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New Study Finds Communication Flaws in Care for COVID-19 Patients Makerere University 3

Only 24.3% of these participants reveal to have undergone any form of counselling before samples were taken from them.
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