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19:18
19:18

Defence Ministry Officials Decline to State UPDF Strength 2 1

Officials from the defence ministry have declined to reveal the number of Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF soldiers, instead asking legislators to approve an extra 22 billion Shillings for food.
18:15
18:15

Budget Not Aligned to National Development Plan –Bahati 4

Bahati agrees that while at a broader and strategic level the budget and the NDP II are synchronized, there are significant variances at sectoral, ministerial, department, agency and local government levels.
17:53
17:53

UPDF Troops Accused Of Rape, Sexual Exploitation In CAR lra rebels 1 Top story

A contingent of the Ugandan army returning from Central African Republic CAR are being accused of having sexually exploited or abused at least 13 women and girls since 2015. A report by Human Rights Watch HRW says at least one rape was registered. In a statement issued by its Nairobi office, HRW says it interviewed 13 women and 3 girls early this year.
17:53
17:53

Minister Bahati Assures Ugandans on Economy 3

Recent weeks have seen prices of basic commodities like sugar, maize flour; beans, rice and cooking oil shoot through the roof, straining many Ugandans.
17:44
17:44

HRW Faults Police on Torture of Suspects uganda police force

According to Burnette, Human Rights Watch has interviewed hundreds of Ugandans over the last 15 years who say they were tortured by Police, specifically by a string of units which have changed name and location over the years, but whose brutality repeats itself over and over again.
17:27
17:27

Lukwago, KCCA Councilors Plot to Block KCCA Amendment Bill erias lukwago 1 2

A consultative meeting held today at City Hall in Kampala resolved to reject the proposals in totality and call for mass opposition against the bill. In the meeting held at City Hall, Lukwago highlighted implications of the bill and argued that government is trying to confuse administration and governance.
16:52
16:52

Govt Urged To Operationalise Land Fund land act 1998 1

Patrick Rubongoya, a member of Isaazi LyAbantu Bakuru Ba Tooro, an elders forum in Tooro, says the matter has been further complicated by the decision by government to return the land titles to kingdoms like Buganda and Tooro. He says the traditional institutions are discovering that the land being returned is just in form of land titles but not in physical form.
16:43
16:43

MPs Query Supplementary Funding Request by NMS anti-malaria drugs 2 1

The decision was taken after a team from the National Medical Stores failed to justify whether the supplementary funding was unforeseen, unavoidable and could not deviate the existing budget.
16:28
16:28

Police Officer Arrested Selling Bullets at UGX 6, 000 security threat

The policeman, corporal Karim Bamugireko attached to the construction unit of police was arrested on Friday after a set up executed by the commandant PSU Joel Aguma, acting on intelligence information that the officer and others still at large, have been selling bullets at a cost of 6,000 Shillings.
14:28
14:28

Court Demands Written Submissions in Makerere Closure Case 2 1

High Court Justice Patricia Wasswa Basaza has this morning ordered for written submissions in the case in which six students from Makerere Law School sued President Yoweri Museveni for closing the university. Justice Basaza Wasswa demanded written submissions from both parties by May 29th and has set June 22nd as date for making a ruling on the matter.
13:40
13:40

FUS Rabat Tactically Smart – Mutebi mike hillary mutebi 2 1

Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA FC head coach, Mike Hillary Mutebi has admitted that they lost 3-0 to a tactically smart FUS Rabat side on Sunday.
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