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20:57
20:57

Five Local Players Named in Silverbacks Squad Ahead of Afro Basket Qualifiers Mande Juruni 3 1

The Silverbacks assistant coach Mande Juruni said the local-based players have been active with their clubs in the National Basketball league.
20:52
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Private Providers Cautioned On Exorbitant Hospital Fees State House 2

The providers blamed the high charges on high utility bills and cost of sundries and hospital equipment which spiraled due to shortages caused by the pandemic.
19:54
19:54

Speaker Oulanyah In UK To Visit His Son - Chris Obore COVID-19 1

The Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah conducted several COVID-19 tests from 2nd June to 22 June before travel, and in all he emerged negative according to family sources.
19:49
19:49

54 Million People Were Food Insecure East and Horn of Africa in 2020-Study Food Insecurity

Sudan, Ethiopia and South Sudan were among the 10 countries with the worst food crises globally in 2020 with 9.6 million, 8.6 million and 6.5 million people respectively acutely food insecure while Burundi has one of the highest levels of chronic malnutrition or stunting of children globally.
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President Museveni Hails Kadaga for Accepting Ministerial Job Parliament 2 1 Top story

President Museveni has hailed former Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga for being a modest person and person of humility.
17:14
17:14

COVID-19 Hampers Clerics Ministering to the Sick, Dying 4

The compassionate ministry is done through prayer, pastoral visits to the sick, the celebration of the sacraments, the commendation of the dead, and consoling those who are grieving. But the COVID-19 pandemic is making it difficult for the clerics to minister to these groups of people.
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Women Activists Against Women Sleeping in Markets Ministry of Health 3 1

Primah Kwagala, the Executive Director of the Women’s Pro Bono Initiative asked the government to come in handy and fill the gaps that were experienced last year.
16:58
16:58

Now Ugandans Forge Covid-19 Positive Certificates to Beat Police Roadblocks AIGP Asan Kasingye 1 1

The Assistant inspector general of Police- AIGP Asan Kasigyire said that they have noted that the perpetrators with fake covid-19 positive certificates are presenting them to security personnel on roadblocks and in fear of being infected by the virus, the personnel gives them a go way quickly.
16:14
16:14

Covid-19 Cases High in Prison, Police 1 1

The Prisons Spokesperson, Frank Baine, says that there has been an increase in new Covid-19 cases in recent days. For instance, by June 14 which is barely a fortnight ago, the cumulative Covid19 cases stood at 1200 but they are currently standing at 1,312. The figures from the Prisons service include prisoners, staff and their relatives.
16:05
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Number of Journalists Covering Parliament Reduced to 30 lockdown 1

The reduction also means that only 20 media houses of the over 50 will be able to cover Parliament events.
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Ex-Officio Ministers Take Oath in Parliament 6 1

They were appointed to Cabinet without being elected as Members of Parliament and as ex-officio members, they do not have a right to vote on any issue requiring a vote in Parliament.
14:14
14:14

UNESCO, WHO Launch Global Standards For Improving Health in Schools

An estimated 365 million primary school students have gone without school meals and significantly increased rates of stress, anxiety and other mental health issues have been reported.
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Gen Wilson Mbadi is New CDF 1 Top story

Gen. Mbadi will be deputized by Lt. Gen Peter Elwelu, who was has been the Commander of Land Forces.
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Museveni Declares Friday Public Holiday to Pray for COVID-19 2 Top story

“Members of the public have been asked to attend prayers from their homes through radios, TVs and social media channels that will relay the prayers live,” the statement reads. This comes a week after President Museveni imposed a nationwide lockdown for 42 days as part of the COVID-19 containment measures.
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Experts Warn of Mental Health Problems During Covid-19 Second Wave MOH 4

Experts warn that patients, family members and also health workers are like to suffer from a number of mental health problems such as anxiety and even mild depression due to the high number of cases, deaths
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10:35

Civil Society Calls for Transparency in Emergency Cash for Covid 19 Relief 5

Food Rights Alliance Chief Executive Officer, Agnes Kirabo says they welcome the decision of electronically distributing cash, but says that it could be stolen through creating non-existent beneficiaries, commonly known as ghost beneficiaries.
03:45
03:45

Nankabirwa: I have My Energy To Deliver In Energy Ministry 6 1

Nankabirwa, who replaced the now minister for Karamoja Goretti Kitutu, says the demands by the public are only three; to see oil, get connected to electricity and get value from minerals, and that that is her duty is to deliver them. Simon D’Ujanga, who has been state minister for energy, prayed to the new ministers not to extend the Karuma Power Project deadline, saying the project has delayed for too long.
02:37
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Indians Are Illegally Operating COVID-19 Treatment Centers In Hotels - MOH Ministry of Health 4 1

Vaheed says they are even making it bigger that they are currently in discussions with other hotels in the Kampala metropolitan areas of Entebbe and Mukono such that they can be able to provide people with such perks as full time attention by health workers and enrolling someone on oxygen therapy whenever needs arises.
02:29
02:29

Who Was Everest Kayondo? 1

Kayondo, a softspoken but form advocate of traders' rights, together with other business personalities like Issa Sekitto, transformed KACITA from a small traders group in Kampala to one of the formidable workers union-like organisations in the country
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COVID-19 Vaccination To Resume Next Week - Dr. Driwale MOH 1 Top story

The programme manager of Uganda Nation Expanded Programme on Immunization,Dr Alfred Driwale says only people who received their first jab 12 weeks ago will get the vaccine
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