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12:41
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Entebbe Officials Clash Over Poor Implementation of Waste Management Policy 6 1 Top story

Rose Nanvuma, a resident of Lugonjo in Entebbe says dumping waste in the swamp has interfered with water flow leading to flooding.
18:03
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New Cultural Museum to Change Kalangala’s Tourism Fortunes 4 1

The district's attractions include the Mapeera site where the first missionaries Amans Delamans and Simeone Loudel constructed the first Catholic Church in Uganda, Nanziri waterfalls and Wanema shrine on Bukasa Island, several caves, the John Speke site in Lutoboka and the Ssese tree. But most of the tourism sites and regalia had been neglected, burying hundreds of years of history in scrubs and ignorance.
10:18
10:18

Recreation Centers that Fail to Follow Christmas Festival Guidelines Face Closure – RDC aviation police 2

Andrew Otage, the head of Entebbe Municipal Development Foundation told Uganda Radio Network that the regulations will help improve security in the area, which is jeopardized during festivities. Last weekend, the Aviation Police arrested 40 suspected criminals from Spenah and Aero beach.
12:09
12:09

Entebbe Police Barracks in Acute Water Shortage

According to sources, water stopped flowing to the barracks, which accommodates up to 100 police officers when the money loaded on the prepared meter was used up. Entebbe police station receives Shillings 3 million for water bills each quarter.
13:19
13:19

Culture, Myths Threaten Disease Control in Uganda Nkumba University 3 1

Despite sensitization campaigns by health ministries and experts, many believed that they could beat the deadly disease by eating raw onions once a day for three days or by merely taking antibiotics. A number of people also believed that a daily intake of condensed milk can prevent Ebola infections, according to the World Health Organisation.
13:48
13:48

Kamuswaga Tasks Cultural Leaders on Early Marriages, FGM united nations 1 1

According to a report by the United Nations Childrens Fund UNICEF in 2016 regarding the State of the Worlds Children, nearly one in every two girls in Uganda is married off before the age of 18.
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Katabi Town Council Residents Demand Access to Clean Water dusty road 3 1

Currently, the 7000 residents who reside in the area rely on untreated water fetched from Lake Victoria for domestic use which leaves them susceptible to water-borne diseases.
12:09
12:09

Medics, Parents Plead for Low-cost Treatment for Hydrocephalus spina bifida 1 4

Hydrocephalus is a condition that occurs when fluid especially water builds up in the skull and causes the brain to swell, later causing damage to the brain, leading to developmental, physical, and intellectual impairments. The disease mainly occurs in children and adults of over 60 years of age.
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18:53

Child Abuse Cases Worry Kalangala Leaders justice 3 1

Last year, fishermen at Kitobo landing site in Bufumira sub county testified before the Parliamentary Health and social services committee that it is normal for island dwellers to share women.
16:59
16:59

Sadolin Opens First Colour Centre in Kampala sadolin paints 1

The Chief Executive Officer of Crown Group, Rakesh Rao, said paint has shifted from being just a product but a lifestyle, and that is what the colour centre is addressing. Rao said at the colour centre one can walk in with members of the family and experience the kind of colour in their lives.
14:13
14:13

Museveni Signs Anti-gay Law homophobic

The Anti-Homosexuality Act is now law after President Yoweri Museveni assented to it today. The President put his signature onto the bill at 1:55PM almost three hours later than the earlier on communicated time of 11AM.
18:06
18:06

Briton to be Deported over Homosexuality- Court Orders

His deportation comes at the time when Parliament has just passed the Anti Homosexuality Bill into an Act. The Act, criminalizing, outlawing and providing harsh jail terms for same sex relationships in the country is now awaiting presidential assent to become operational.
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