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Head Teacher Charged for Misappropriation of UGX 87m 2

The prosecution alleges that in June 2013 Mugenyi received 87 million shillings from the Ministry of Education and Sports for construction of a two-classroom block, two -5 stance VIP latrines and procurement of a forty -3 seater desks.
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Cancelling School Visitation Days is an Exaggerated Reaction to COVID-19 - MOH COVID 19 Pandemic 2 Top story

The Director-General of Health Services Dr Henry Mwebesa says that schools do not need to stop parents from visiting their children. He adds that the cancelling of school visitations is an exaggerated reaction to the disease because to date, there is no confirmed case of coronavirus in Uganda.
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Museveni Calls for Equitable Use of River Nile 2

In a joint statement issued by State House Entebbe after a one day visit, Museveni said that he recognized the strategic importance of River Nile for all the Riparian Countries and the livelihood of their peoples and the need to solve any issues among the countries within the framework of African solutions to African Problems.
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Renovation Works At Bukalasa Agricultural College Launched World Bank 2 3

Muhwezi who is also head of Secretariat Technical Vocational Education and Training Policy Working Group revealed that in the first phase the renovation works will be executed by Vambeco Enterprises Uganda at 9.4 billion shillings.
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12:49

Motorist, Passenger Electrocuted by Loose Power Cable market 1 1 Top story

The two were riding to Amber coat food market when they were killed by a loose electric cable. Edisa Nabukenya, who survived with serious injuries, says she saw the wire drop on the motorcycle, which was approximately one meter ahead of her.
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Makindye DP Leaders Drag Party to Court Over Halted Polls executive committee 1 Top story

On January 9th 2020, the DP President General, Norbert Mao issued guidelines on the party road map leading to the National Delegate’s Conference where he directed the sub-branch and branch executive committees be elected based on the party register.
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A Parent's Tale of Struggles with Speech Therapy, Hearing Loss world hearing day 4

Though she can’t ably express herself, she hears with ease following two operations for cochlear implantation in India and in Uganda. Her father, Mugisha says he got her first implant in 2010. This cost them up USD 20,000 (74 million Shillings) for the surgery alone.
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Parliament Tasks Seven Ministries to Present Policy Statements budget act 2001 5 1

On Thursday, the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga noted that 7 out of the 28 ministries and agencies had not presented their policy statements for the financial year 2020/2021. The affected MDAs include agriculture, education, justice and Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA. Ministerial policy statements are documents that set out the performance and plans of government agencies, linking them with their policy objectives. The Budget Act (2001) provides that Parliament shall use these statements to assess the performance of every sector.
Mar 2020 8 results