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07:51
07:51

Soroti Woman Finds Fortune in Carpentry Soroti Municipality 1 3

Adwe, now an employer and trainer says three of her trainees now operate their personal workshops in Soroti town while others have gone to other towns like Moroto for the same.
07:55
07:55

Ex-Obote Minister Peter Otai to Be Accorded State Burial uganda peoples army 1

Following his death, Teso leaders, including Members of Parliament and Ministers from the region engaged government on the possibility of returning his remains for burial. Government later consented and directed the Ministry of Public Service to coordinate the arrangements.
17:22
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Radio Katwe; the Loudhailer that Keeps Katwe Residents Awake 7 2

A few proceeds from those that found his work worthy, saw him advance to a communicating with a mega phone. This automatically meant bigger opportunities and as years passed by, he became the biggest and most trusted source of information, ‘the face of Radio Katwe’. With no job in 1999, he thought of taking advantage of his Luganda Language and perhaps posed his father’s musical genres to become “ a walking communication medium”
18:01
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Residents Recall Corner Kilak Battle 33 Years Later President Museveni 2 6

At Corner Kilak, 33 years ago on January 18th 1987, government forces, the then National Resistance Army soldiers [NRA] launched a retaliatory attack against fighters of Alice Auma Lakwena, the former leader of the Holy Spirit Movement.
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13:54

On Duty All-Year-Round; The Agony of Having a No-Holiday Job 4 2

Currently deployed at Kawempe National Referral Hospital, Dr Luswata says they treat the sick, and sickness doesn't know public holidays.
11:01
11:01

At 87, Gubya Insists on Preserving Buganda’s Culture, Local foods Mukono Municipality 6 Top story

The former Luganda teacher at Bishop primary school has built a house at her residence, about a kilometer away from Mukono town where she demonstrates Buganda’s ancestral family setting.
15:34
15:34

Karamoja Mourns Emeritus Bishop Henry Ssentongo 1

Fr. Paul Ngole, the Vicar general of Moroto Catholic Diocese says the death of Emeritus Bishop Sentogo is a big loss to the diocese.
16:38
16:38

Body of Former Bishop Ojwang Airlifted to Pader Christ Church Gulu

Godfrey Loum, the Vicar General of Christ Church in Gulu told mourners during a requiem mass at Christ Church that the body will be taken to the prelate`s home in Awere Sub County in Pader district.
11:41
11:41

Kirabo: The Little Known Face of the Makerere Fees Increment Strike government 3 4 Top story

Kirabo went to Kampala Kindergarten for nursery and Kampala Parents before switching to City Parents Primary School in Nakulabye, where she sat her Primary Leaving Examinations and obtained 8 aggregates in 2009.
07:16
07:16

Failure to Accord Former Minister Max Omeda State Burial Angers Teso Leaders state burials 1 4

Ecweru noted that unlike other people decorated as heroes, Omeda remained faithful to government. He noted that it was very unfortunate for government to ignore such a person.
12:33
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Fees Strike: The Voices Makerere Ignored Lumumba Hall 5 5 Top story

As the fighting and firing of teargas at Makerere scales down, there’s one voice whose lone idea was ignored as the University passed the now controversial fees policy last year. It is this policy that triggered a strike on October 22, which has since turned violent, with a joint force of the military and the police personnel raiding students’ halls of residence and battering those suspected to be part of the strike. Perhaps all this could have been avoided had Makerere listened to one lone voice, that of Marion Kirabo, a 23-year-old student of Law at the university. Kirabo, now in her 4th year of study, may not be a household name but she has been a leading voice on the “tuition must fall” campaign.
15:59
15:59

Teso Cultural Union Wants Former Minister Hebron Omax Omeda Declared a Hero Teso Sub Region 1 2

The Prime Minister of ICU, Paul Sande Emolot says Omeda should be decorated a Nation Hero since he fought for the peace and development of Teso and the entire country.
16:46
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Teso Mourns Former Minister Hebron Omax Omeda tribute to Omeda 3 1

Steven Ochola, Omeda’s nephew who is also former MP for Serere County says Omeda has been sick for a while. He says Omeda’s condition deteriorated last year after undergoing heart surgery and other health complications including mild stroke that put him down for months.
13:35
13:35

Quest for Political Offices Splits Entebbe DP Leaders Democratic Party DP 1 3

Kayanja says the factions and disagreements started in the 2016 elections when some party members decided to act independently.
10:49
10:49

A Teacher's Experience Teaching Children from the First Family 9 1 Top story

According to Kasole, he was picked up in a Mercedes Benz dispatched by State house escorted by two heavily protected vehicles. Kasole says he kept asking himself what could have landed him in trouble and remembered a Luganda proverb ‘Bakuyita embuga si buganzi’ loosely translated as ‘Being summoned by people of authority is not necessarily a good thing’.
12:48
12:48

Cerebral Palsy Survivors Battle Persistent Stigma Among Communities 6

According to the 2014 Uganda National and Housing Population Census, 20 percent of Ugandans suffer from at least one disability. The most common cause of these disabilities includes birth defects, infections, accidents and by injecting through medical negligence while injecting children and diseases such as cancer.
18:46
18:46

Political Parties Asked To Emulate Ignatius Kangave Musazi in Grassroot Mobilization 1

Dr Ssimba says Musazi mobilized Ugandans to defeat colonial economic oppression without receiving any political party funding from government as being craved by political parties today. He said political parties should stop blaming restrictive political environment for preventing their effective mobilization in the country.
13:06
13:06

Former MP Chebet Maikut Passes On 1 2

Chebet Maikut served as a Member of Parliament and a Member of the Constituent Assembly that established Uganda’s post-independence Constitution, a Member of DuPont’s Biotechnology Advisory Panel and a Senior Fellow of Synergos. He has also served as a Member of the Interim Panel of Eminent Experts to the Global Crop Diversity Trust.
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Gov’t to Construct Innovation Institute in Memory of Ignatius Musaazi 1 3

Musaazi, one of the only two national heroes buried at Kololo Independence Grounds alongside former President Kironde Lule, is remembered as the founder of the first political party in Uganda; the Uganda National Congress. He is also remembered by many as the founding father of the cooperative movement and trade unions.
11:28
11:28

Akera Remembered For Commercializing Farming In Northern Uganda 1

He explains that Akera`s farm by 1959 produced and supplied over 30% of Tobacco to the regional markets which earned him above UGX 1000 East African Currency monthly. His farms is estimated to have employed over 700 workers from East African Countries including Zaire now DR Congo and Sudan.
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