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16:36
16:36

Do not Assent to Computer Misuse Amendment Bill- HRNJ Appeals to Museveni 1 3

The letter says that the clause fails to define which information about someone can be shared without one risking legal peril and that it also infringes on the constitutionally guaranteed right to freedom of expression and of the media.
21:54
21:54

UNBS Opens Food Safety Laboratory in Mbale City 3 1

The laboratory will be the centre where the standards of various products including juice, water, food, and other beverages in the Eastern region are tested before given a go ahead to the be sold to the general public or exported.
17:07
17:07

Oil Activism Earns AFIEGO Award As Students Protest Against EU Parliament EACOP 8 3

The procession from Kololo Independence Grounds featured students from different schools carrying placards with a uniform message; European Union, Leave Our Oil.
11:24
11:24

Health Volunteers in Fort Portal now Demand Monthly Salary 2

The VHTs Program was established in 2001 as a cost-effective way to link communities with health services. VHTS were established by the Ministry of Health to empower communities to take part in the decisions that affect their health; mobilize communities for health programs, and strengthen the delivery of health services at house-hold level.
17:54
17:54

Gov’t Introduces Special Grant for Older Persons Aged 60-79 Years 4

Charles Isabirye, the Chairperson of the National Council for older persons in Uganda said that older persons can access the grant in groups of 5 to 10 people and each group will be given five million shillings which they can channel into ventures like farming, Poultry and other ventures.
17:12
17:12

Gov't Asks For Time to Explain New Wave Of Abductions 4 1

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister without Portfolio Rukia Nakadama Isanga said parliament should give the Minister of Security Jim Muhwezi more time to explain the matter.
10:49
10:49

Police Investigates Second Break-in of Masaka NGO Offices

Florence Nakandi, the COTFONE Programs Coordinator says that on Tuesday night, unknown thugs broke into their offices located in Kyabakuza ward in Masaka city and took away vital documents and two laptop computers.
09:08
09:08

West Nile Residents Petition Principal Judge Over Slow Handling of Land Cases 1 3

Justice Flavian Zeija admitted the problems but noted that the challenge has been due to the few numbers of judicial officers. He however says the judiciary is currently addressing the challenge which will go a long way in addressing cases of back lock.
07:46
07:46

Stay Away from Battles you Won't Win - Museveni Tells EU MPs EACOP 4

President Museveni told the Uganda Oil and Gas Conference in Kampala that there is no plan to halt the developments of any of the projects, urging the EU MPs not to start a battle.
13:37
13:37

Moroto Enforces Handwashing, Monitors Travelers over Ebola

District health director Dr James Lemukol said they are on high alert adding that their team was mandated to monitor the people who traveled from western Uganda.
13:00
13:00

5 Eye Sebei Cooperative Union Top Position 1 1

Seventy-two co-operative societies across Sebei sub-region are to decide who is to take the Union top position for the next four years in an election slated for September 30.
12:48
12:48

Market Operators Protest Against Street Vendors in Fort Portal 1 3

The traders say that they no longer receive clients as customers prefer to purchase items outside the market.
10:44
10:44

Sex Workers Held in Police Cell for Nine Days on Suspicions of Killing Client

On the night of September 19, eleven sex workers together with the manager of Recess Bar and Lodges, Abdu Kiggundu were arrested for allegedly beating to death a client whose identity is not yet determined due to lack of any identity documents.
07:35
07:35

UPDF Soldier, Land Broker Wanted Over Forceful Eviction of Nwoya Residents Land conflict 2

Security personnel identified the suspects as Kenneth Bongomin, a renowned land broker, and Charles Ojara, a soldier guarding a farm belonging to the late Gen. Paul Lokech, the former Deputy Inspector of Police.
17:04
17:04

Security Personnel Recover Stolen Animals in Kotido 1

Col. Wilberforce Sserunkuma, the 405 Brigade Commander of Kotido said the recovery of the animals was part of the efforts in the ongoing cordon and search operations.
16:16
16:16

CSOs Call for Organic Food Laws, Ban on Herbicides 5 2

The CSOs also ask the government to ensure the safe use of other chemicals including fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides by farmers, traders, and other handlers.
15:21
15:21

UAF Gears Up For National Mountain Championship 1 1

According to Benjamin Njia, the Uganda Athletics Federation National coach and vice president of technical, the championships will be held on October 1st.
10:26
10:26

HIV/AIDS, STIs Prevalent Among Inmates in Northern Region Gulu Main Prisons 2 2

The committee says that cases of STIs including gonorrhea and syphilis were widely registered among inmates in Gulu Main Prison, Kitgum Prison, Kiryandongo, and Kaladima Prisons in Amuru district.
16:16
16:16

Old Kampala Mosque Gets Sign Language Interpreter 1 2

Hajji Nasser Ssebugwawo, the sign language interpreter and a teacher at Uganda Society for the Deaf at Namirembe says he was inspired to start sign language after being told that many of the hearing impaired had abandoned the mosque due to the absence of interpreters.
15:29
15:29

UPDF Chopper Crash: Mechanical Fault Blamed 1 4

Major Peter Mugisa, the Mountain Division Spokesperson said that the helicopter which was being manned by two UPDF soldiers was on an operation when it developed a mechanical problem.
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