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17:18
17:18

Parliament Demands Explanation over Delayed Polls in New Districts elections 2 2

Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has directed Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda to explain government’s position on the pending elections in new districts.
17:14
17:14

Electoral Commission Needs UGX 861 Billion for 2021 Elections 7 1 Top story

The budget was announced by the Electoral Commission Secretary Sam Rwakoojo during the launch of the commissions strategic plan and roadmap for 2020/21 elections at Hotel Africana in Kampala this morning.
19:03
19:03

Kayihura Handled According to Army Procedures – Rugunda police 1 1 Top story

The former police chief hasnt appeared in court since his arrest of June 13th 2018 and subsequent detention at Makindye Military barracks. Kayihura was picked up together with several police who worked with him during his tenure as Inspector General of Police-IGP.
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18:46

Pictorial: 2018 Global Peace Leadership Conference Opens in Kampala

The Global Peace Leadership Conference, 2018 was today officially opened by Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda at the Munyonyo Speke Resort Hotel.
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13:06

Global Peace Conference Opens in Kampala 1 2

The conference will be attended by Heads of State, first ladies, religious, cultural leaders, entrepreneurs, youth, innovators, women, Community organisers, Development partners from the Great Lakes region.
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16:31

Rugunda Calls for Review of Uganda's Education System 1 4

Rugunda argues that the current education system drives people to acquire Bachelors, Masters Degrees, even PhDs which are divorced from the actual problems of the population.
07:33
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Rugunda Explains Delayed Constitutional Review Process 1 1 Top story

Prime Minister Rugunda admitted the failure by government to present a comprehensive Constitutional Amendment Bill but explained that the Private Members Bill tabled by Igara Wet MP Raphael Magezi captures some of the issues raised by the Supreme Court.
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Prime Minister: Article 102 (b) Wasn't Smuggled into Constitution age limits 1 2 Top story

Rugunda insisted that it would be unfair to stop anybody of a particular age to stand for the office of the President.
18:29
18:29

Government Declines to Extend Simcard Validation Deadline 1 3

According to data before parliaments ICT committee, 4.7 million telephone subscribers risk being switched off after their Sim Cards could not be matched with the provided National Identification Numbers NINs while the others are corrupted.
20:14
20:14

MPs Eulogise Former Minister Mutagamba 1 5

Before the special session, President Yoweri Museveni also appeared at parliament to pay tribute to the late Mutagamba and also held a closed-door meeting with members of the deceaseds family along with the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga. According to the government chief whip, Ruth Nankabirwa, President Museveni appealed to the children of the deceased to take on the various programmes their mother had started to continue building her legacy.
16:27
16:27

Former Tooro Premier Petitions OPM over Attacks ministry of lands

Irumba has been battling government over the ownership of a piece of land measuring about 200 acres in Rwentuha Sub County, Kyegegwa district. The disputed land neighbors Kyaka I Refugee Settlement.
11:11
11:11

Fallen MP Was Supporting 101 School Children mp annie logiel 1 3

At the time of her death, Logiel was supporting 101 students in her community. Among these are her 2 biological children, 12 relatives and 87 community members at different levels of education.
07:25
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Govt to Supply Relief Food Items to Schools food relief 4

Most food insecure regions include Teso, Karamoja, Bukedi, the Cattle Corridor, Busoga, Lango, Acholi and parts of central Uganda, according to a statement presented by State Minister for Disaster Preparedness Musa Ecweru
18:20
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Parliament Pays Glowing Tribute to Mathias Nsubuga democratic party 1 4

Nsubuga, 60, was described by speakers across the political divide as a distinguished leader who strongly believed in dialogue, transparency and peace.
19:28
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Rugunda Hits at Opposition over New EC Team ipod 1

Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda has described as hypocrites opposition political parties with membership in the Inter-party Organisation for Dialogue IPOD.
19:07
19:07

MPs Reject Loan for Busega-Mpigi Road unra 6 1

During the plenary session chaired by Speaker Rebecca Kadaga, MPs debated the National Economy committee report that had okayed borrowing from Africa Development Bank ADB a sum of 329 billion Shillings and another 216 billion Shillings for the project.
18:13
18:13

Govt Non-committal on Constitutional Amendments wilfred niwagaba 1 1 Top story

The Constitution was last amended in 2005 when the presidential term limits were scrapped and the multiparty political system restored.
17:50
17:50

Govt to Brief Parliament on Akena Shooting matthew kanyamunyu 2

Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda has said government will brief parliament on the circumstances under which Kenneth Watmon Akena, a community development officer in Pader district, was shot dead at Lugogo Forest Mall parking area.
16:44
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Blockage in Blood Vessel Killed Maj Gen Julius Oketta pulmonary embolism 1 3

Major Gen Oketta died on Friday at Kadic Hospital, Bukoto moments after he complained of severe chest pain. Initial reports indicated that he suffered a heart attack. However, the postmortem report indicates that he died of Massive Pulmonary Embolism; a condition that usually results from a blood clot.
16:16
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Muslim Clerics Urge Local Leaders to Embrace Baraza Programme eid al adha prayers

The clerics noted that the programme which was adopted by the government in 2009, has failed to yield the much desired impacts on service delivery in the district
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