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17:23
17:23

Facebook Launches Messenger Kids App in East Africa

Speaking during a digital press conference on Wednesday afternoon, Morgan Brown, the Messenger Kids Product Director said the app has been available in the West since 2017, but they decided to now launch in Africa with the growing concerns of children’s safety while online.
12:18
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No Registered Case of Corona Virus in Kampala –Health Ministry coronavirus 1 Top story

In a statement issued this morning, the Senior Health Ministry Publicist, Emmanuel Ainebyoona, says no single COVID-19 case has been registered in the country. He also clarifies that the Health Ministry surveillance teams received an alert from Royal Complex on Friday of a lady suspected to have COVID-19 infection.
16:55
16:55

Identity Thefts Fueling Cyber Crime - Police robbery 1

In 2018, unsuspecting members of public including several police officers were fleeced of money by a one Geoffrey Kalele, a resident of Kalitumba, Magada Sub county, Namutumba District when he created and used a Facebook page in the names of the IGP Martin Okoth Ochola, to solicit money from them in the pretense of helping them acquire better offices and promotions.
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BBS TV Journalist Arrested with Bobi Wine Recalls Ordeal Facebook 3 Top story

In an interview with URN, Tamale says he was the first journalist to arrive in Kyadondo East to cover the planned meeting. He says as he approached Kasangati police station about half a kilometer to the planned venue of the meeting at about 7:30am, he found car spikes placed in the middle of the road to help the police scrutinize those heading to Gayaza.
10:24
10:24

Nansana Youths Spend Nights On Flats in Search of Free Internet area 1 3 Top story

Early this week, the reporter climbed the building next to Ave Maria Supermarket only to find dozens of youths busy on their phones, each minding their own business. Each of the youths could be seen surfing or typing on their smartphones.
20:19
20:19

Physical Address For Tax Assessment No Longer Makes Sense-URA tax evasion 1 Top story

“We are cognizant of the fact that there are challenges we need to address - the digital economies. For example, Jumia, Google, Facebook and Kikuu, to mention but a few are around us. We have all used them in a way or another, and yet we are not registering revenue numbers in terms of collections from them,” Akol said.
19:12
19:12

Mak Student Leaders Pessimistic About Outcome of Council Meeting Makerere University 1 1

Marion Kirabo, the guild minister for Gender, Ethics and Integrity who was also part of the students’ team that presented in council said they are pessimistic about the outcomes of the meeting.
11:21
11:21

Fort Portal Floods Attributed to Substandard Works Facebook 1 4

The Mayor Fort Portal Municipality, Rev Willy Kintu Muhanga, says he was informed by the Municipal Works Engineer, Nasur Twesige that the floods were caused by bad engineering on the drainage system.
17:15
17:15

Bobi Wine Composes Song Against Police security 1 1

In his new song dubbed ‘Afande’, Bobi Wine pleads with the men and women in uniform to stop being used to violate citizen’s rights.
16:19
16:19

Teargas, Bullets Characterize Busabala Easter Monday Celebrations government 3 Top story

Bob Asiimwe, a youth from Busabala Parish said he has been saving some money for the music concert but was surprised that they were being beaten to vacate the place.
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