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11:59
11:59

President Museveni Assents to Administration of the Judiciary Bill Solomon Muyita 1 1 Top story

The Bill seeks to operationalize articles in the constitution that deal with the Judiciary as an independent arm of government, and create guidelines and reference for a legal and justice system by spelling out jurisdiction divisions, conditions for trials, sentencing and court fees.
17:59
17:59

Verbatim: President Museven's Final State of Nation Address in 5th Term 1 Top story

In fulfillment of the Constitutional requirement under Article 101 (1) of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, I am here to deliver the State of the Nation Address, 2020.
17:57
17:57

Pictorial: President Yoweri Museveni 2020 State of Nation Address Top story

Museveni addressed the legislators who gathered in the parking lot of parliament via zoom from State House Entebbe due to the Covid19 pandemic.
15:40
15:40

President Museveni Has a Right to Block Twitter Followers – Judge AIGP Asan Kasingye 1 Top story

The student identified as Seguya Hillary Innocent Taylor who uses twitter handle @HillaryTaylorVI told the court that he was blocked from accessing President Yoweri Museveni’s handle @KagutaMuseveni, on July 20, 2019.
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20:28

Debate to Recognise Museveni’s Role in COVID-19 Fight Stirs Controversy 3 1

In a sudden turn of events, Kole North MP Bonny Okello moved another motion for a resolution of Parliament paying tribute to President Museveni for his exemplary leadership during the COVID-19 crisis.
12:46
12:46

Gov’t Has Injected Less Than UGX 200b Into UDB Since 2015 1 1

UDB results for 2019 show that the government has only put 197 billion Shillings in the bank since 2015. The biggest contribution was in 2019 where the government put 84 billion Shillings up from 48 billion Shillings in 2018. The bank’s total capital is 375 billion as of December 31, 2019.
22:50
22:50

Museveni Insists Uganda's Economy Will Not Be Hit 1 2

Evidently staying clear of the issue of stimulus to business, Museveni said while he understood businesses in tourism and hotels are to suffer. Other sectors expected to take a hit are retail and entertainment. The president, who was addressing the nation on the status of fighting COVID-19, however, said he expected the manufacturers to flourish.
14:08
14:08

Omoro Residents Frustrated by Poor State of Moroto Road goods and services 3

Currently, road users whether on foot, bicycle or any other automobile spend significant amount of hours traveling because of pot holes resulting from lack of maintenance.
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13:26

Political Will Saving Africa from Harsh Effects of COVID-19; Public Health Experts WHO Geneva 1 2

This comes in the wake of a report by the Economic Commission for Africa indicating that over 1.2 billion Africans would be infected and 3.3 million would die in the total absence of travel guidelines and lockdown interventions, this year. The figures would spell doom for a continent with a population of 1.3 billion people.
11:22
11:22

Enforcement of COVID-19 Curfew Provokes War Memories in Acholi Gulu town 1 5

The latest incident involved 16 security personnel; 10 police officers and six UPDF soldiers who tortured over 38 civilians in Elegu Town Council, Uganda-South Sudan border while enforcing the 14 days’ curfew.
07:53
07:53

Car Owners in Gulu Plead for Movement Permits 3

Jane Angom Mujoma, Speak FM Station Manager told URN that she spent over four hours at the RDC`s office before she was cleared to drive her vehicle to ferry her staffs to and from home.
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05:21

Businesses to Get Relief on Loans – Museveni

He added that “It is not correct to disconnect water or electricity on account of non-payment during this time of shutdown or to seize properties on account of the non-payment of loans.”
15:43
15:43

Covid-19: Health Ministry to Recruit 210 Emergency Staff government 3 Top story

The proposed staff recruitment comes a few hours after Health Minister; Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng confirmed eight new Coronavirus cases sending panic among the population. According to Dr. Aceng, all the eight cases are Ugandan nationals who travelled back from Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE).
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President Museveni Directs Closure of Borders COVID 19 Outbreak 1 2 Top story

The new measures will take effect tomorrow after midnight.The only flights that will be allowed into the country are cargo planes and emergency plane like UN planes carrying aid
12:04
12:04

I Have No Communication on New Cabinet Ministers– Kadaga 1 1 Top story

In her communication to parliament this morning, Kadaga said she also learnt of the appointments through the media, saying she can’t start the vetting process in the absence of official communication from the appointing authority.
19:04
19:04

Opposition Doubts Competence of New Cabinet 6 1

The new faces in the cabinet that was announced on Saturday include Kyaaka County MP Jackson Kafuuzi, Ajuri County MP Denis Hamson Obua, Usuk County MP Peter Ogwang, Kakumiro Woman MP Robinah Nabbanja, Kitgum Municipality MP Beatrice Anywar, Igara West MP Rafael Magyezi, and Serere Woman MP Helen Adoa.
12:53
12:53

Our Appointment to Cabinet is a Calling- New Ministers new cabinet 5 1 Top story

Some of those appointed in the new cabinet announced last evening include Kyaaka County MP Jackson Kafuuzi, appointed as the Deputy Attorney General, Ajuri County MP Denis Hamson Obua, the new State Minister for Sports, Usuk County MP Peter Ogwang, the Minister of State for ICT, Kakumiro Woman MP Robinah Nabbanja, the Minister of State for Health (General Duties) and Serere Woman MP Helen Adoa, the new Minister of State for Fisheries,among others.
08:36
08:36

Who are the New Faces in Cabinet? 1

Among the new faces making it on the cabinet list, is Igara West MP Rafael Magyezi, who was appointed Minister of Local Government, Mityana Woman MP Judith Nabakooba, the new Minister of Information, Communication and Technology (ICT), Kitgum Woman MP Beatrice Anywar, who has been named Minister of State for Environment and Kyaaka County MP Jackson Kafuuzi who becomes the Deputy Attorney General.
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Kyambogo Pitches to Museveni Shs 57‬bn University Funding Needs Kyambogo University 3 4 Top story

President Museveni on the other hand praised Kyambogo University for finally waking up from slumber and focusing on innovations. He re-echoed his disgust for social science courses and urged the institution to focus on science and entrepreneurial related courses.
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14:10

West Lango Diocese Needs Ugx 600M for Bishop’s Consecration Bishop Alfred Acur 1 1

He will be consecrated on December 15th, 2019 at St. Peter’s Church of Uganda by the Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, Rev. Stanley Ntagali in a ceremony which President Yoweri Museveni has confirmed to be the Chief guest.
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