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Journalists Failed to Question Official Narrative in COVID-19 Coverage-Report lockdown 2 Top story

The study conducted between January 1 and June 30, 2020, indicates that the conventional reporting format of news writing remained dominant with 1,965 stories, representing 75 per cent of all news stories and articles published during the time. Often, government officials were not questioned on their statements.
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Broadcasters, UCC Disagree on License Fees Waiver media 1 3

“We also suggest that every Government program should have a 2-5% budget component for sensitization and awareness and this should be dedicated towards buying media across all platforms including newspapers, TV, Radio and online for communicating the new normal,” Karisa said.
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Journalists put Ethics on the Side in Scramble for Ham Kiggundu's Cash media 1

Such behavior hit a new low when journalists were seen scrambling to get a share of payments by businessman Ham Kiggundu after a meeting with the Office of the Prime Minister on Saturday.
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Uganda on Food Security Threat Alert as Locusts Invade people 1 5

The Ministry of Agriculture has since passed out information warning the entire populace to stock enough food. However, the warning might have come in late as many people are likely to have already sold off a number of crops harvested in the recent farming season. Uganda last experienced a major locust invasion in 1961, with immense damage on crops which resulted in acute hunger.
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Former State Research Bureau Director Rejected Gratuity Over Negative Publicity village 3 1 Top story

According to Itabuka, the media has labeled the Idi Amin government as a military regime and attributed several atrocities to all officers who served under the regime.
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Mak Appointments Board Revises Kamunyu’s Suspension member 1

While the Board’s initial ruling on Monday was to suspend Kamunyu for six months without pay, the revised ruling corrected with a pen considers half pay for the staff leader.
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UCC Playing Catchup, Needs Media Literacy–Makerere Don Makerere University 4 3 Top story

According to Kakooza, now is the time to engage all stakeholders gainfully on the type of media that Uganda wants. He argues that most media houses in Uganda are giving more space to entertainment, music, comedy and sports and that media owners and managers want to play safe for fear of the repercussions.
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Clinic Closed over Illegal Abortions corruption

Farouk Kirunda, the State House Media Management Officer, said there have been several complaints about illegal abortions and use of unqualified staff.
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UCC Bans Live Broadcasts media

The commission directed that broadcasters immediately stop and refrain from broadcasting live feed which is in breach of the minimum broadcasting standards and the best practice guidelines for electronic media coverage, reporting and broadcasting of live events.
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Kayihura Cracks Down on Unauthorised Officers Speaking to Media kale kayihura 1

A month ago, Police Spokesperson, Asan Kasingye tried to enforce the directive, saying only authorised officers should speak to journalists. He said non authorized officers would have to get clearance and consult with the department of Public Relations
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Ssemujju: CBS Working Under Intimidating Environment cbs radio 2 1

Kyadondo East MP Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda says he has decided to stop appearing on Central Broadcasting Services (CBS) programs because the station no longer has freedom to hold free and fair discussions on some issues.
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Activists held For Staging Procession Against Media Siege daily monitor

The suspects are currently being held at Kabalagala police station.
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Six Grace Radio Employees Dismissed journalism

Six employees of GRACE Radio, a private FM station in Rubiriizi district western Uganda, have been dismissed for allegedly causing commotion at the station.
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