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06:59
06:59

NWSC Dismisses 31 Vendors for Overpricing Prepaid Water Tokens 1 2

Otto Methodiuos Pacific, the acting General Manager Kampala Water says the agents were dismissed from duty for overpricing the unit cost of tokens they sold to customers.
16:06
16:06

NWSC Blames Low Pipeline Pressure For Water Crisis in Kampala 1 4

Eng. Andrew Muwhezi, the Senior Water Production Manager in Kampala Service Area says the water supply network will complete its pressure recovery by this evening, 48 hours after it was restarted after a day long routine maintenance.
07:48
07:48

Free Zone Authority Land Claimants Demand Gov't Protection 1 5

The whistleblowers are Augustine Bukenya Muwuluzi, Robinson Matovu, Erica Ngoye Makumbi, and Judith Nalubega. Bukenya petitioned the Land Commission of Inquiry for protection on behalf of others on Wednesday evening while appearing before the Lady Justice Catherine Bamugemereire led Land Commission of Inquiry to explain cirumstances which surrounded the scandal.
18:17
18:17

Oulanyah Wants Whistleblowers’ Protection Law Expedited witness protection 3 1

The Uganda Law Reform Commission drafted the Witness Protection Bill, 2015 and recently, Justice and Constitutional Affairs Minister Kahinda Otafiire promised to table the Bill before Cabinet for discussion and consideration.
18:46
18:46

Platform for Labour Action Wants Mid-term Access to NSSF Savings 4

Platform for Labour Action wants all members to get mid term access to their benefits and not just voluntary contributors as proposed in the National Social Security Fund Amendment Bill, 2019.
15:24
15:24

School Pupils Ejected From UMA Trade Fair 1

The students comprised nursery children, primary pupils and secondary school students drawn from various classes. Some said they were taken there to learn about the country’s development while others said they were there for tour of the place.
07:21
07:21

Stella Nyanzi’s Lawyers Protest Hearing Appeal Case in Judge's Chambers 1

On September 25, Justice Senoga told the lawyers that the hearing of the two appeal cases would be heard in her chambers, a move that was strongly protested by Isaac Ssemakadde, the lead counsel for Dr Nyanzi.
13:54
13:54

Tracing the Route of Uganda’s Crude Oil Pipeline Kyotera District 1 Top story

From Hoima District, the corridor passes in between Wambabya and Bugoma Forest Reserves through a modified section of Taala Forest Reserve in Kyankwanzi District, heading in the South easterly direction near the eastern border of Kasana - Kasambya Forest Reserve in Mubende District.
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.
07:45
07:45

Seize 'Golden Opportunity' to Stabilize Great Lakes Region: Envoy Tells UN Security Council 2

He listed recent developments, including the signing of an agreement aimed at easing tensions between Rwanda and Uganda, regional cooperation to counter armed groups in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC and strengthened diplomatic engagement following the election of a new President in the DRC last December.
19:30
19:30

Kyambogo Students Protest Impeachment of Guild President 4 3

Running battles followed the October 2nd ‘s impeachment of the students Guild President Jonathan Tundulu by the Guild Representative Council –GRC.
18:53
18:53

MPs Quiz Police Officers On Role in Torture of Suspects safe houses 3

Sorowen denied claims of police arresting people and taking them safe houses saying that police has its gazetted detention centres.
11:09
11:09

Red Cross Unveils UGX 1.6 Billion Disaster Response Action Plan 3 1

Kwesiga says devastating flooding and land slide events have occurred in Bulambuli, Butaleja, Bududa, Manafwa, Mbale, Sironko, Amuru, Kasese, Nakapirirpirit, Otuke and Bundibugyo districts.
19:41
19:41

UWA to Install 30KM of Electric Fence in Murchison Falls National Park 1

The fence will be installed in areas whose trenches have been silted by flash-floods, gully erosion and elephant activities. Some sections will be erected to cross rivers and landscapes characterized by hard underlying rock outcrops which prevent effective trenching.
19:22
19:22

Land Commission of Inquiry Begins Probe into UGX 7.4 Billion Wakiso Land Deal 1 2

On Wednesday, State Minister for Investment Evelyn Anite formally petitioned the Commission to investigate Uganda Free Zone Authority (UFZA) and the Procurement Unit of the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development for buying the ‘ghost’ property. She said the investigation should start from Uganda Free Zone Authority to ascertain the property they bought and from whom.
19:03
19:03

UN Women Boss Hails Makerere's Resolve on Sexual Harassment United Nations 4 1

Dr. Houinato says Makerere University is one of the rare Universities in African and on the globe that has taken a strong resolve in tackling sexual harassment.
18:17
18:17

Makerere to Host Second Geopolitics Conference Makerere University 1 3

The two-day high level academic public event scheduled for 17th and 18th October will attract elites and international researchers to discuss current geopolitical questions and trends.
18:10
18:10

Safe Houses: Tumwine Sets Conditions for ISO Director Appearance Gen. Elly Tumwine 5 1

The Minister of Security Gen. Elly Tumwine has set conditions for Parliament’s Human Rights Committee if the Director General Internal Security Organization (ISO) must appear to give information concerning alleged torture in safe houses.
18:06
18:06

Middlemen Aiding Fake Investors to Grab Land - Anite 1 4

Anite this morning told the commission that middlemen such as Balyeku are Criminal Mafias presenting barriers to investment in the country.
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