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16:44
16:44

Luwero Catechists, Parish Secretaries Reject Gov’t Request to Collect Data Free of Charge 3

Kellen Namuddu, the Executive Secretary of St. Anthony Migyeera Parish was the first to take to the podium and asked whether the government will pay them for the work. Namuddu said that although she is willing to do the collection free of charge, she noted that the targeted population will ask for money once they realize the form is from the government and therefore will demand payment.
09:28
09:28

LC 1 Chairperson in Nabilatuk Arrested For Campaigning Against COVID-19 Vaccines covid 19 1

Angello Albino is accused of telling the people to stop wearing masks claiming COVID-19 in a hoax and and people should not follow the SOPs set by the Ministry of Health.
11:21
11:21

Luwero Resident Protests Eviction Directive By President's Office 1 1 Top story

Livingstone Kalungi, a resident of Bukomba village in Luwero district says he bought a piece of land measuring 27 yards from Ssenyonjo Muwanguzi who is now deceased. The land in question is located in Lukenku village in Kikamulo sub-county in Nakaseke district. On August 23, 2021, Major Jimmy Katende, an administrative officer in the Office of the President wrote to Nakaseke District Police Commander informing him that he had received a complaint from another person, Anatoli Buzoya, claiming to have bought the contested land in 1972.
11:29
11:29

President Was Given Wrong Information on DGF Funding - Kasaija human rights 2 1

Kasaija told Uganda Radio Network that he has written a detailed report to the President explaining the processes that the Finance Ministry went through to approve DGF Funding and how the basket fund operates in Uganda. He, however, could not divulge details but added that the president's judgement was based on wrong information.
13:17
13:17

Kabuleta Rejects Presidential Election Results President Museveni 2 1

According to results released on Saturday, by the Electoral Commission, President Yoweri Museveni emerged the eventual winner with 5,851,037 representing 58.64 per cent of the votes, while the main challenger Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu polled 3,475,298 votes representing34.83 per cent.
05:36
05:36

Human Rights Activists Caution on ‘Kayihura Pardon’ Uganda Police 3 1

NRM leaders in Kisoro recently requested president Museveni to Pardon Kayihura in recognition of his relentless service to the country. Kayihura hails from Kisoro district. In response to the request, President Museveni said he would speak to the military prosecution about the matter.
22:42
22:42

Presidents Office Returns UGX 2.9b COVID-19 Cash to Treasury Parliament 2 1

The money is part of an allocation of 16.8 billion Shillings which the office received to facilitate COVID-19 response activities in April.
17:07
17:07

RDCs Warned Against Falsified Accountability for COVID Emergency Funds

According to the circular to all RDCs and their deputies, signed by Yunus Kakande the Secretary of Office of the President shows that each of the RDC's offices has been given 20 million Shillings to cater to COVID-19 activities for a month. Of this, up to 3.6 million Shillings will cater for fuel expenses for 30 days, 500,000 Shillings covers imprest, 390,000 Shillings for safari day allowances and 1,690,000 shillings for the RDC's protective gear.
13:30
13:30

Without Attitude Change, Fight Against Corruption is Just a Show -Oulanyah Anti corruption 3 1 Top story

In a place filled with top government officials, Oulanyah said that Ugandans are all guilty of abetting corruption, and called for internal reflection from everyone in order to stem corruption out of the country. Amidst cheers from the crowd, Oulanyah said it was time to stop the pretence and stop being corrupt.
15:58
15:58

Museveni Directs Against Tabling Tororo, West Budama Boundary Report colonial maps 1 2

In her statement to parliament, Amongi says the president advised that tabling the report be deferred to offer him time to handle the matter to its logical conclusion with the two communities to avoid possible escalation of the issues at hand.
12:33
12:33

National Economy Committee Approves UGX 1.7 Trillion for Oil Roads China Uganda loans 1

The Parliamentary Committee on National Economy has approved a loan request of USD 456.37 m (1.7 trillion shillings) for the upgrade and construction of national oil roads.
17:05
17:05

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.
18:20
18:20

Sugar Bill Re-tabled kakira 1

The Sugar Bill 2016, which scraps off zoning and puts a standard pricing for sugarcane has been re-tabled be in Parliament following its rejection by the President.
12:46
12:46

President Stops Land Evictions in Buganda, Bunyoro Regions 1 1

The letter says no evictions should be implemented in the two regions especially this festive season.
07:53
07:53

Ugandan Diaspora Demand Release of Arrested MPs president 1

United under the Common League of the Ugandan Diaspora CLOUD, the group is calling for the unconditional release of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, Mityana Municipality MP Francis Zaake, Ntungamo Municipality MP Gerald Karuhanga, Jinja East MP Paul Mwiru, Arua MP Elect Kassiano Wadri and former Makindye East MP Micheal Mabikke.
10:23
10:23

Bukomansimbi RDC, LC V Chairperson Feud Over Office Space district 2 1 Top story

Haji Muhammad Kateregga, the Bukomansimbi LC V Chairperson, says they arrived at the decision following the failure by government to construct an office for the RDC, even after the district providing free land.
13:16
13:16

What It Takes to Review Mobile Money Tax uganda 1 3 Top story

Henry Musasizi, the Finance Committee Chairperson, says since the proposal to revise the mobile money tax was made by the president, government ought to table the amendment bill before the house for consideration. He explains that in this case, it is the Finance Ministry to draft the bill and send it to cabinet for endorsement.
07:28
07:28

Army to Take Over Legislator's Security president museveni 1 6

Hassan Kaps Fungaroo, the Obongi county MP who attended the meeting, says after listening to the legislators Museveni directed the army to take over their protection.
20:32
20:32

MPs Speak Out on President's State of Security Address fingerprinting guns 7 1

Presidents Musevenis address to Parliament on the state of security in the country has received mixed reactions from both opposition and National Resistance Movement-NRM Members of Parliament
15:15
15:15

Family Petitions President for Fresh Probe into Infamous Rakai Murder masaka high court 2 1

Michael Mugambe, a relative of the deceased says they are not convinced by the manner in which the matter was handled by police, leading to the eventual acquittal of the suspects. He says that the family was betrayed by the poor investigations conducted by the police.
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