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20:18
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Musonye To Inspect Facilities Ahead Of Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup In Uganda nicholas musonye 1

Musonye will travel to Gulu and Jinja to inspect the facilities ahead of the Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup slated for September 21st to October 5th.
20:14
20:14

Busoga United Defeats BUL FC 3:0 Uganda 1

The goals were scored by Boban Zilintusa in the 72nd minute, Joel Madondo 80th minute, and Lawrence Tezikya netted the third goal in the last minute of added minute.
20:03
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Lightening Kills One, Five Injured in Bushenyi 1

Generous Kyomuhangi Busesire a resident of Nkuna I Village in Nyabubare Parish –Nyabubare Sub County died on Wednesday.
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Mentor Observes Need for Breaking Misguided Beliefs About Boys 2 4

Kuteesa, a literature graduate and self-made mentor and counsellor says every school holiday he handles more than 50 such cases under an initiative he has named the ‘Boys Mentorship Programme’. He says he embarked on this in 2014 after realizing that there are a lot of misguided beliefs about the boy child, yet society has also not done much to raise boys into responsible adults.
19:17
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Nakaseke Headteachers Face Sanctions for Scrapping P.7 Class 3

Vincent Kaweesi, a member of Nakaseke District Education Committee says that a recent to Tokyika Primary School has proven that not had candidates for the past two years. Kaweesi, however, notes that interaction with parents and teachers revealed that the Primary Seven Class was scraped off for fear of repercussion if they fail.
19:17
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Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Mourns Prince John Muniongo 2 1

Muniongo 77, died on Wednesday at his Ancestral home in Duhaga cell Kahoora Divison Hoima Municipality from cancer. He was the Chief adviser to Bunyoro Kitara King Dr Solomon Gafabusa Iguru on cultural affairs and a member of the Bunyoro Kitara Royal commission.
17:48
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CCEDU Proposes UGX 10m Fine for Threatening Candidates, Supporters 5

Presenting the consolidated views of CCEDU on the electoral reform bills to the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee on Wednesday, the Executive Director of Constitutional Center for Governance, Sarah Birete, proposed that individuals who use a weapon to threaten, intimidate, or behaves in a manner which has an effect of threatening or intimidating a candidate, a supporter of a candidate, voter, election official or candidate's agent to be penalized.
16:46
16:46

10 Police Officers Probed for Ignoring Alerts on Nagirinya’s Kidnap 1 1

Nagirinya’s family led by her father Francis Lubowa and former Buganda kingdom minister Dr Ben Mukwaya blamed her death on police negligence. They said that her life could have been saved if police acted as soon as it was alerted about her kidnap.
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Thugs Hack Soroti District FDC Secretary Michael Odongo 1 1 Top story

According to Ekudo, the thugs waylaid him on his way home in Gweri sub-county in Soroti district around 3:00am Wednesday morning.
15:31
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Acinga Bridge Washed Away, Thousands Stranded Kapelebyong 3 3 Top story

Acinga Island is surrounded by two Kirik and Oruo rivers making it a hard to reach area. Joseph Oriya, the Acowa sub-county LC III Chairperson who also care takes Acinga Sub County, says the Acinga community is completely cut off.
15:12
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Man Arrested Over Wife's Murder 1 1

Najjuma and her friend were attacked with acid by unknown people on August 18th at Kawempe B zone in the evening hours. The duo was rushed to Kiruddu hospital, Makindye Division, in Kampala where Najjuma succumbed to acid injuries a few days later.
13:54
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Masindi LCV Chairperson Locks CAO's Office, Dragged to Police LC5 Chairman 3

Byaruhanga allegedly locked the CAO’s office on Monday. The closure paralysed operations in the office leaving workers attached to the office stranded.
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MPs Resolve to Give Face Technologies 5 Year Transition Management Contract Jacob Oulanyah 5 1 Top story

In his motion, Obua noted that there is need for the planned handover by Face Technologies, a private firm that is responsible for issuing driving permits. The Works and Transport Ministry signed a contract with Face Technologies in 2003 for purposes of designing, printing and supplying computerized Driving Permits under the self-financing, build, operate and transfer basis.
12:48
12:48

Lack of Office Space Hindering Operations of Bumasheti Sub County local government 3 2

The sub-county operates in a small house and kitchen belonging to the secretary-manager of the defunct Bukibokolo grower’s cooperative society since 2009.
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Gender, Finance Ministers Disagree Over NSSF Bill 1 7 Top story

Mukwaya says the tax exemption provision caters for employer’s contributions and employee’s contributions below 30 percent of their income and investment income of NSSF. She also notes members benefits shall be taxed only during payment at 55 years while those who get paid at 60 years and above will not pay taxes on any benefit.
11:37
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Seven People Killed in Nakasongola Robyln Coach Accident Robyln Coaches 1

Patrick Lugonvu, the Namayonjo village LC 1 Chairperson, says the driver of Robyln Coaches registration number UAQ 643W destined for Kitgum rammed into a stationery tipper truck registration number UAH 001Y ripping off some parts killing five of its own occupants on spot.
11:37
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Bushenyi Municipality MP, Former CAO On the Spot over Land Grabbing 1

The land in question is located at Nyaruzinga Bushenyi Central Division of Ishaka-Bushenyi Municipality. Residents and leaders in the district are concerned on how the officials and two other people David Byaruhanga and Tumusiime Kawempe acquired the land.
11:06
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Former Masaka Mayor Ssemwogerere Dead 2

A Health Worker at Byansi Clinic told URN on condition in anonymity that Ssemwogere went to the facility on Tuesday morning for a health checkup. He however, says they were surprised when his employees rushed him to the same facility in the evening after suffering a heart attack.
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Jinja District Land Board Chairperson Resigns

Her resignation comes at a time when the Justice Catherine Bamugereire led commission of inquiry into land matters is probing circumstances under which five hectares of land on plot 24B were fraudulently allocated to Thummar Jay Patel without involvement of the respective stakeholders
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Congolese Refugees Stranded at Malaba Police Station 3 1

The refugees who included 22 children and five adults fled fighting in North Kivu Province, Rucuru village and ended up in Abakiriza church in Kampala who sheltered them for some time but later were put in a bus and they ended up in Malaba border as they were seeking for asylum in Kenya.
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