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13:59
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Surveyors Vandalize Vehicle after Being Stopped from Planting Markstones in the Road land 3 2 Top story

Sulah Wasswa, a resident within the area, says the scene was chaotic as contractors tasked surveyors to avail requisite documents allowing them to open boundaries in vain.
14:24
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Business, Transport on Standstill as Police Battles ‘People Power’ Supporters meeting 1 1

Multitudes of youths have taken to the streets to challenge the arrest of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, also known as Bobi Wine, who was arrested early today, alongside Bugiri Municipality Member of parliament Asuman Basalirwa, Kawempe North MP Latif Ssebaggala, Tonny Ssempebwa, the Kasangati LC III Chairperson and one Waiswa Mufumbira.
11:59
11:59

Uncertainties Spell Doom for Booming Artisanal Mining Sector government 7 1

John Bosco Bukya, the chairperson of Uganda Artisanal and Small-scale Miners’ Association says that despite the emphasis the government is putting on industrial mine development by foreigners, a significant share of Uganda’s mineral production and related sources of employment are widely attributed to Artisanal and Small Scale Miners. He is optimistic that this category can turn around the sector once given chance and supported.
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Wakiso Health Officials Raise Concern Over Stone Quarry Sites injury 5 1

Dr Paul Zirimala, the officer in- charge of Wakiso Health IV, notes that the most conditions registered from the sites over the last months has been Hernia. Dr Zirimala says that on average they have been performing five to seven hernia surgeries on patients working from the quarry sites.
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MP Kyagulanyi Asks Church to Speak Out Against Human Rights Abuses people 1 3

He argued that more and more Ugandans are facing injustices without an opportunity to receive a fair hearing in the judicial system, and can only rely on churches for protection. He stressed that when religious leaders fail to address issues affecting their communities due to fear of reprimand from the state, the citizens may die in despair.
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Mysterious Fire Guts Six Homes in Mbale member 4 3 Top story

Nuhu Yunus, one of the residents, says it all started in 2017 when stones started falling on the roof of their house until June this year when the mysterious fires started.
11:30
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Ophthalmology Students Miss Examination as Police Battles Vendors people 1 2 Top story

Moses Mugerwa, a student says they saw police officers from the Field Force Unit pushing vendors outside the ward but resorted to using teargas when they faced resistance.
12:52
12:52

Two Lynched Over Suspected Motorcycle Theft Jinja

The duo was lynched in the wee hours of this morning on suspicion of stealing a motorcycle registration number UEW 789R.
12:56
12:56

Gold Scarcity Threatens Namayingo Artisanal Miners Livelihoods stone 1 3

Small scale mining has been the main economic activity in the area, employing more than 500 youths for the last 15 years. However, most of them have now been rendered jobless as the gold deposits are reported to be depleted.
12:08
12:08

Gulu Court Adjourns Treason Case member

Ndiwalana adjourned the matter this morning after State Prosecutor; Julius Ochen told court that inquiries were still ongoing.
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17:08

Police Grant Zaake Bond, Clear His Travel for Treatment team 1

According to the bond form, the legislator is expected to appear before Mugwisagye on October 3rd 2018. Zaake couldnt sign the bond forms because of the injuries on his fingers. The forms were instead signed by his lawyer, Nicholas Opiyo and his two sureties.
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Army, Police Surround Ntinda Church people 1 4 Top story

Several military and police trucks laden with heavily armed soldiers and police personally deployed strategically around the church premises located in the trading center of Ntinda.
16:10
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Arua Municipality: NRM Members Scared for Their Safety people 3 1 Top story

Joyce Lekuru, the Arua District NRM Vice Chairperson, said it has become difficult for their members to identify with their party colors.
15:43
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Excitement in Kyadondo East as Court Grants Bobi Wine Bail resident 4

Voters in Kyadondo East started blasting Bobi Wines music in their shops and trading center minutes after Justice Mubiru approved his bail application.
15:33
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DPP Probing Role Played by Each Suspect in Arua Chaos police 1 2

Chibita says that according to the initial perusal of the file, there is evidence to pin those involved in the chaos that preceded the elections in Arua, but further inquiries were ongoing to establish who exactly pelted stones at the Presidential motorcade.
14:56
14:56

Kyagulanyi, Zzake in Alot of Pain-Oulanyah parliament 1 2

Oulanyah, who says Kyagulanyi, was uniquely humorous, told journalists that the legislator feels pain in the back. He noted that although Kyagulanyi is still in a lot of pain, he is out of danger.
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Jinja Protesters Pelt Prison Bus With Stones president 2 1 Top story

This morning, angry youths believed to be Mwirus supporters ambushed the prison bus along Spire road and pelted it with stones.
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Rebel MPs Blast Museveni Over Treason Charges Against Colleagues member 6 1 Top story

James Acidri, the Maracha East MP, described the chaos in Arua as state inspired, saying the government of the day doesnt believe in political defeat.
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Arua Municipality Mayor Beaten by Angry Youths member 2 2

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police Commander has confirmed the incident but declined to divulge details, saying they are still gathering more information.
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