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11:46
11:46

Uganda National Dialogue: Gulu Leaders Call for Constitutional Review james ogoola 1

Justine Obol, the Gulu District Democratic Party Secretary argued that although article (1) of the constitution states that power belongs to the people, this isn’t reflected in the country.
17:05
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President Museveni Sought Salary Advance after 2016 Polls parliament 2 1 Top story

This was uncovered as a team from State House interfaced with the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament this morning. The committee is scrutinizing queries raised by the Auditor General, in his report for the financial year ending June 2018.
21:23
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Museveni’s Silence on Uganda-Rwanda Conflict Disturbing-Opposition parliament 5 1

They argue that President Museveni’s State of the Nation address, delivered this evening, was inadequate and merely ceremonial because it left out key issues that Ugandans wanted to hear.
11:03
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Oulanyah to Head Second Committee to Investigate Apaa Land Dispute apaa village 1

President Museveni on Monday evening appointed Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah to chair yet another committee that will be investigating the Apaa boundary dispute in the Amuru-Adjumani districts.
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40 years After Amin's Overthrow, Has Uganda learnt Anything? idi amin dada 13 1 Top story

Nathan Irumba is a retired diplomat who served in five Governments and Special Assistant to Sam Odaka, Obote’s former Foreign Minister. He says Amin was a conspiracy of foreign forces that encouraged him to stage a coup against Obote who had made a lot of mistakes.
07:37
07:37

Kasese Farmers Want President to Assent to Uganda Wildlife Bill kasese district 4

The outcry comes as the farmers especially those in the neighbourhood of Queen Elizabeth National Park continue to incur losses as a result of wild animals that stray into communities destroying crops and sometimes even causing death of people. On Sunday night elephants from Queen Elizabeth National Park raided Kyondo village, Scheme Ward of Nyamwamba Division destroyed crops worth hundreds of millions.
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MPs Ask Gov't to Resolve Tension with Rwanda rwandan gov't 4

Butemba County MP Pentagon Innocent Kamusiime says that ideally, the border cannot be closed without prior notice to the neighboring country. He advises that the government fast-tracks negotiations to resolve any outstanding conflict, for the sake of Ugandan traders.
13:26
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Barlonyo Massacre Survivors Want Camp Turned into Tourism Site lra war victims 1 1

On February 21st, 2004, more than 300 residents living in Internally Displaced Peoples Camp at Barlonyo Village, Agweng Sub County in Lira district were killed by the suspected fighters of LRA rebel group.
07:35
07:35

Museveni Asks Clergy to Join Government Anti-Corruption Campaign lira diocese 1

According to Museveni, most corrupt officials and their beneficiaries are often in churches where they pay allegiance to certain clergy, which makes them the right people to preach against the vice.
13:07
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King Oyo Meets Museveni Over Return of Kingdom Assets tooro kingdom 1 Top story

According to Tungwako, King Oyo told the President that the delay by the government to return the properties has affected the kingdom financially. He said that if they are returned, the kingdom can rent them out and get income to sustain its activities and improve its financial base.
20:44
20:44

NRM Plotting to Change Presidential Election Process – Opposition judiciary 1 3

Mukono Municipality MP Betty Nambooze says they have received reports that members of the ruling party are scheming for a constitutional amendment suggesting that the president should be elected through the Electoral College as opposed to the Adult Suffrage system which has been used over the years.
20:15
20:15

Museveni Okays Maruzi Land Eviction maruzi ranch

Three weeks ago, some 400 people were forcefully removed from the land by a team led by police and Soldiers from the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces to pave way for the projects. However, a section of leaders from Lango sub region petitioned the president to halt the eviction.
15:06
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Lango Leaders to Meet Museveni over Maruzi Ranch Eviction apac district

The Legislators under their Umbrella group of Lango Parliamentary Group two weeks ago petitioned Parliament seeking to halt the eviction of local people who have for years been occupying part of Maruzi ranch land.
18:30
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Govt Halts Issuance of Betting Licenses gambling 3 1

Critics say that Ugandan youths are trapped in a vicious cycle of betting, staking their little earnings while believing that they might win a jackpot in every stake. They add that online betting has reduced productivity among Ugandas youngsters, sinking families further into poverty.
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Museveni Directs Finance Ministry to Pay UGX 1.9 Trillion to Lango War Claimants oyam district 1 Top story

In 2009, Lango War Claimants Association dragged government to court demanding compensation for the livestock they lost during various insurgencies in the region. High court ordered government to pay the claimants Shillings 2.9 trillion. In 2012, government through the Attorney General released more than 20 billion Shillings through Bashasa and Co Advocate, a Kampala based law firm to pay over 4,000 war victims.
08:04
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Museveni Explains Delayed Tarmacking of Rukungiri-Kanungu Road president museveni 1 4

Museveni also explained that they turned down a request from resident to pass the road through the Enengo escarpments in Kanungu to Rugyeyo- Kisiizi in Rukungiri and Kyempene-Rubaare in Ntungamo district because it would be too costly for both government and the contractor.
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Oulanyah Cautions National Dialogue Organizers Against Overstepping Constitution consensus 1 2

Justice James Ogoola, the co-chair of the Elders Forum, said majority of Ugandans appreciate the need for national dialogue and have identified areas of national consensus on economic reforms, harnessing the diversity in the country and core shared national values among others.
12:05
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National Dialogue Good for Uganda- Great Lakes Institute opposition fdc 1 2

Godber Tumushabe, the Associate Director of the Great Lakes Institute for Strategic Studies has welcomed the proposed national dialogue, saying Uganda has had a turbulent history with contested elections and coupes characterized with violence.
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Lango MPs Petition President on State of Akii-Bua Stadium akii bua 1

In 2008, President Museveni pledged to build a modern Stadium in memory of late John Akii Bua, Ugandas first Olympic gold medalist. Lira district local government subsequently allocated a 12-acre piece of land at Erute village to house the Stadium.
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Makerere Bookshop Relocates to Nkrumah Road president museveni 3 2 Top story

Information from Makerere University shows that the old book shop space is now home to the Julius Nyerere Leadership Center JNLC, which is meant to serve as a cross - generation platform.
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