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Study Reveals Health Workers have Bad Attitude Towards COVID-19 public health 1

“About four-fifth of the respondents had poor attitude toward COVID-19 and just over 70% of the Health Care Workers-HCWs had good practices toward COVID-19 especially those aged 40 years or more,” says the descriptive study undertaken through WhatsApp Messenger.
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Covid-19: Health Ministry to Recruit 210 Emergency Staff Uganda 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).
12:18
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No Registered Case of Corona Virus in Kampala –Health Ministry social media 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.
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New NIRA Board Chairperson Wants Changes on National ID Replacement System district 2 2

“Government is paying money on a decentralized system for the Organisation. We have to know what happens in the districts. Why can’t some of these services be executed in the districts? Why do you have to bring the whole Uganda here [in Kololo] and expose our weaknesses?” Biribonwa questions why all services are being offered at the Kololo-based NIRA headquarters.
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UNEB Disowns Social Media PLE Papers school 3 1 Top story

Our reporter accessed the fake papers and compared them with the papers done on Monday but none of the numbers were similar. The UNEB Executive Secretary, Dan N. Odong has those behind the fake papers that they risk arrest.
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Government Sponsorships Favour Male Students –Mak Professors Makerere University 6 2 Top story

They argue that that the affirmative action policy which awarded 1.5 bonus points to girls qualifying to enter public universities, remains insufficient to address equity issues, especially in science-related courses. As a result, they say, the current government merit scholarship for students in higher education is heavily bent in favour of male students.
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Embassy Website Displays Dead Minister as Part of Cabinet member 1 Top story

The official website of the Ugandan Embassy in Brussels still displays Maria Mutagamba as minister for Tourism, more than two years after she died.
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Museveni Contradicting Himself on Creation of New Districts –Analysts Makerere University 5 1

They say for instance the cost of maintaining the increasing number of districts, municipalities town councils, and sub-counties is shooting to unbearable levels.
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Kamwokya Residents Resolve to Install Security Cameras village 1 2 Top story

Residents say they need to install Closed Circuit Television Camera’s-CCTV on majority streets in their area because of increasing cases of mugg
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70 Percent Citizens Not Involved in Infrastructure Projects-Study government 3 4

Citizens say while they expect to be informed about the government infrastructure projects coming up in their areas, they are not consulted at all.
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Parents Don’t Have Time for Us –Children Speak Out Jinja 8 4

Bruno Muwuluzi, a student from Uplands High School, said that some of their colleagues on streets come from poverty stricken families and distant areas where they are offered to buyers by their parents under the pretext of finding jobs for them.
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Champions UCU Lady Canons In Second Straight Loss match 1

The Uganda Christian University UCU lady Canons on Friday lost their second game 69-75 to new comers Just kip Livin JKL in the national basketball league finals.
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Government Hands Electro-Maxx 6-Year Power Deal district 1

The Acting Director of Energy Resources in the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development, James Banabe last week said they had rejected pressure from Electro-Maxx to add US 2 cents for capacity building.
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Police Holding 66 Suspects for Brutal Killings - Museveni member 2

The President revealed this during a national address on the state of security at State House, Entebbe. He said that the arrested individuals are suspected for masterminding the murder of Prosecutor Joan Kagezi, muslim clerics, former Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiriga and Major Kiggundu, among others.
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Makerere Suspends Three Students for Threatening to Cause Anarchy member 1

Prof Nawangwe argues that the suspension that runs until further notice is meant to ensure safety and security of members of the university community and property as well provide serene environment for peaceful activities of the university.
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NRM Extends Campaign Period in New Districts headquarters 2

Dr. Tanga Odoi, the NRM party Electoral Commission Chairperson, says the Commission decided to extend the campaign period following numerous complaints from candidates, saying the allocated time wasnt sufficient.
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Museveni to Receive Global Peace Award kampala 3

Milton Kambula, the President Global Peace Foundation Uganda Chapter and Peace Service Ambassador, says they are awarding Museveni for joining the Global conversation for the unification of Korea.
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Uganda Orders Four Aircrafts For Revived Flag Carrier people 1 Top story

Ephraim Bagenda said Uganda Airlines will be providing the best passenger experience with the bombardier air crafts. He said Uganda is confident bombardier will help Uganda Airlines to flourish.
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Student, LDC Clash Over Results committee 5 1 Top story

However, Bakampa claims that he only failed the Civil Proceedings in which he had obtained 39 percent. He appealed his expulsion from LDC before the Appeal Committees on November 21, 2013, which he says has never sat to consider his complaint.
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Uganda Shilling Breaches 3,800 mark social media 1

This is a new low considering that for the last month it had not breached the Shillings 3,800 ceiling.
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