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20:22
20:22

Parliament Fails to Sit Due to Absence of Speakers Panel of speakers 2

The Acting Director communications at parliament Helen Kaweesa says that the Plenary could not take place because the Deputy Speaker is out of the country while the speaker had a state function which she had not anticipated to attend.
18:42
18:42

Gov't to Compensate Depositors for Loss in SACCOs Ministry of Finance 4

Edward Bindhe, the Spokesperson Uganda Microfinance Regulatory Authority, said they are waiting for regulation from the Finance Ministry to operationalize the SACCO Savings Protection Fund.
18:16
18:16

Med Kaggwa's Funeral: Police Uses Tear Gas to Disperse People Power Activists Yoweri Museveni 2 2 Top story

Joseph Turya, the Katonga Region Police Spokesperson, says they were forced to use tear gas to open the road, which had been blocked by the huge crowd to ease movement for other road users.
18:05
18:05

Few CSOs Participating in African Union Platform- NGO Forum 3 1

According to Ssewakiryanga, only 40 out of 14,207 CSOs in the country are participating in the activities of the Council.
16:55
16:55

Interdicted Gaming Board Executive Director Sues Ofwono Opondo for Defamation Pamela Lamunu

According to Agaba’s lawyers, any right-thinking person would think that the statement by Ofwono Opondo meant that their client is impersonating the Director of Lotteries and Gaming Regulatory Board or holds out as the same which is false.
16:33
16:33

Medi Kaggwa Laid to Rest Muhammad Kaggwa 2 1

Several speakers at the funeral highlighted the deceased’s good deeds and hard work in various capacities.
15:40
15:40

Police Council Resolves to Elevate Makerere University Police Station to Division 1 1 Top story

Police Chief Political Commissar, Asan Kasingye, said police council resolved that Makerere becomes a division of its own. It will be under the command of a Division Police Commander –DPC just like other divisions that make up Kampala Metropolitan Police Area.
15:15
15:15

Stanbic Bank Uganda awarded 2019 Employer of the year 1

Stanbic Bank Uganda’s Head of Human Capital Moses Mbubi while commenting on the awards thanked the federation for recognizing the Bank as the employer of the year.
15:15
15:15

Jinja District Gets New Land Board Chairperson member

David Musenze’s name was proposed by the district executive committee led by vice-chairperson, Florence Asio.
14:29
14:29

Uganda Will Not Dispense PrEP Over the Counter- Minister MINISTRY OF HEALTH 3 1

Health Minister in charge of General Duties Sarah Opendi said there is already reported misuse of PrEP, which can only be aggravated by allowing pharmacies to dispense these prevention medicines without prescription.
13:08
13:08

Deputy IGP Sabiiti to Chair Police Promotion Committee 3 1

Chief Political Commissar –CPC Asan Kasingye, said Sabiiti will lead the committee to ensure that eligible and experienced officers are promoted and appointed to fill gaps in police’s command structure.
13:00
13:00

45% Percent of People Suffer Silent Heart Attacks-Expert

Dr William Manyilirah, a Consultant Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon says such a condition happens when coronary arteries or heart vessels narrow suddenly leading to reduced supply of blood and oxygen to the heart muscles.
12:14
12:14

Kadaga to Resolve Gender, Finance Committees Rift on NSSF Bill 4 1

The Speaker, Rebecca Kadaga says she will meet the chairpersons of the Gender and Finance Committees who have disagreed during the processing of the National Social Security Fund Amendment Bill, 2019.
11:41
11:41

Peer Review Mechanism to Adopt Museveni’s Bottlenecks to Africa's Development government 2 1

Prof. Eddy Maloka, APRM Chief Executive Officer, says the agency feels that the bottlenecks highlight almost all the cross-cutting issues which are affecting all states in the continent.
11:24
11:24

Fishing Suspended on Lake Nyakiyanja Over Suspected Poisoning fisherman 3 1 Top story

Francis Bagumire, a fisherman faults government for failure to institute measures on safe pesticide and chemical usage. He says that the incident is a big challenge to the fishermen since they rely on fishing for their livelihood.
11:10
11:10

Mixed Reactions As Gov't Rolls Out Another Initiative For Wealth Creation savings 1 5

Kasolo says that the initiative targets SACCOs formed in 18 categories Boda Boda riders, Women Enterprises, Carpenters, tailors, mechanics, performing artists and fishermen among other groups will form SACCOs to access the capital.
10:33
10:33

Kotido SS Head Teacher Arrested Over Embezzlement Uganda Police Force

Grace Nancy Oyugi, a member of the PAC says that the committee noticed a number of irregularities on the expenditure of the school.
07:10
07:10

PTA Meetings Attract More Citizens Compared to Dev't Gatherings 3

Speaking at the launch of the report, Muhammed Ahamed Sharrif, a social researcher and head of the survey said 65% of the respondents they interacted with said they were not aware of any parish or baraza meetings in their communities. They also didn’t know that such events are supposed to happen in their areas.
06:58
06:58

DP Ready to Hand Over IPOD Leadership Democratic Party 2

The IPOD leadership rotates among subscribing the parties. The term of DP expired on September 20th, 2019. DP was expected to handover the IPOD leadership to FDC but this didn’t happen. DP said FDC hadn’t been committed to IPOD, which made it doubtful if they could take over and commit to its leadership.
19:17
19:17

Entebbe Municipality Demolishes Structures Constructed in Buffer Zones 2 1

According to the National Environment Management Authority-NEMA, the Buffer Zone, an area of land preserved for environment protection, is estimated to cover 200 meters from a shoreline of a wetland or any water body.
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