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23:08

Gov't Is Not Targeting Muslims in War On Terror-President Museveni 2 Top story

Addressing the country on Thursday at State House Nakasero on Covid-19 and the security situation, Museveni said all those arrested or killed in the recent past were legitimate targets for getting involved in activities that are aimed at destabilizing the country.
22:52
22:52

Vaccination or Not, Economy Will Fully Reopen in January-Museveni School Re-openings 3

Initially, President Museveni had tagged school re-opening and opening of other sectors of the economy to the vaccination of people above 18 years However, addressing the nation on Thursday, Museveni seemed to make a U-turn and said that they will not force Ugandans to get vaccinated.
20:01
20:01

Health Workers in Buliisa Pinned Over Absenteeism, Late Coming residents 1 3

The accused health workers are from Buliisa Health Center IV, Kihungya Health Center III, Butiaba Health center III and Biiso health center III among others.
19:58
19:58

Poor State of Sentema, Salaama-Munyonyo Roads Irks Residents 3 1

The plea comes just a few days after Kampala Capital City Authority unveiled Planned Infrastructure Interventions to be undertaken by the Directorate of Engineering and Technical Services during the 2021/2022 financial year. Under the intervention, KCCA intends to improve 69 kilometres of roads in the city, thanks to support from the African Development Bank.
19:49
19:49

She Cranes Team Trimmed Ahead of Continental Championships 1 1

Uganda will play Zambia, Zimbabwe, South Africa, and Namibia among others.
19:48
19:48

Locally Registered Company Denies Employing Dead Chinese 2 2

"I'm not trying to frustrate your quest for knowledge. The challenge I have is that we work with different contractors and subcontractors, and without going in details Mahathi has a relationship with one of the various contractors that we work with. But that doesn't mean that the deceased was an employee of Mahathi Infra. There is a contractual relationship with the employer.” -Mahathi Infra Uganda Limited's Lawyer Robert Kirunda
19:35
19:35

Lack of Parish Chiefs Hinders Parish Development Model in Kitgum 5

During a council meeting held on Thursday, the councillors expressed concern about the delayed recruitment of parish chiefs, which could affect the program. They argued that the parish chiefs should have been recruited by October 30.
19:14
19:14

Anthony Wameli Lists Two Grounds of Appeal Against Court Ruling 1

Wameli wants the Appellant Court to allow his appeal, set aside the decision of the High Court and declare him as the duly elected MP for Namisindwa County.
18:56
18:56

Rwandese Cattle Cleared to Enter Uganda at UGX50k, Sold to DR Congo at 5m 1 5

Godfrey Nyakahuma, Kabale Resident District Commissioner told our reporter that the smuggling of cattle has persisted due to the silent benefit of local leaders at the border. Nyakahuma discloses that security investigations have established that local leaders earn 50,000 Shillings for each cow they cleared.
18:50
18:50

Man Held over Machete Attacks in Makindye Division 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says that Joshua Akanyijuka a 30-year-old resident of Nkere zone in Katwe was arrested following the recent attack and murder of a two-year-old child in Kanakurya Zone.
18:32
18:32

Parliamentary Commission Protests Budget Cuts MInistry of Finance 3 1

Parliament appropriated 831 billion Shillings for the Parliamentary Commission for the financial year 2021/2022 but available information indicates that the budget was cut by 80 billion Shillings. This is one of the measures undertaken to reorganize government expenditure amidst the tough economic times caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
18:17
18:17

Exclusion of Soroti-Amuria-Abim Road in Budget Angers Leaders NDP 3 3 1

Last week, the Uganda National Roads Authority- UNRA released a list of roads measuring 3,596.5 kilometres that will be constructed countrywide under the third phase of the National Development Plan- NDP III by 2025.
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18:11

Gov't to Explain Museveni's Procurement Directives Contravening PPDA Law Parliament 1 2

"The directive of the president to ministry of education and health that beginning the financial 2021-2022 all contracts to build schools and schools should be given to UPDF contravenes both the Public finance management act and the Public Procurement and Disposal of Assets -PPDA law!" -Mawokota South MP Yusuf Nsibambi
17:58
17:58

Women Activists Accept Museveni Proposals on Succession Amendment Bill UWOPA 1 3

THe women activists have conceded and agreed with President Museveni’s proposals on sharing the deceased estates in the Succession Amendment Bill 2021.
17:55
17:55

Adults, Pregnant Women with Sickle Cell Still Treated at Children’s Clinic Ministry of Health 3

This is one of the things that have been cited as those that need to quickly change as the clinic was on Thursday declared a Centre of Excellence for treating the hereditary blood condition that still claims up 80 per cent of the sufferers before the age of five in Uganda.
17:53
17:53

Town Council, Kashari Dairy Farmers Cooperative Feud over Land 6 2

The land measuring one acre is located in Bwizibwera Rutooma Town council was allocated to Uganda Dairy Cooperation by the Government in the 1990s.
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17:43

Gulu District Suspends Sale of Land to Pastoralists Kyankwanzi District 3 1

All the pastoralists intending to buy or hire land in the district will be required to first register with area leaders and be assessed by the security structures at the village, sub-county and the district level. All transactions involving pastoralists who are not registered will be nullified.
17:13
17:13

Deputy Speaker Directs MPs on Covid-19 Vaccination Cards 1 2

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament Anita Among has notified Members of Parliament that starting next week, they will be required to present Covid-19 vaccination cards to attend sittings.
17:05
17:05

Parliament Stops UGX 3B Stimulus package to Kampala Serena Hotel COVID-19 1 2 Top story

The hotel had been granted a payment of 3 Billion shillings in October last year as a stimulus package after its operations were hit by an outbreak of COVID-19 and subsequent lockdowns that paralysed the hospitality industry. According to UDC, a government entity that promotes industrial and economic development, the funds were approved after a request from Nile Hotel, the holder of the hotel on behalf of the government.
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16:51

Gov’t Still Discussing Proposed Bail Amendment – Attorney General 1 2

The ban is being pushed by President Yoweri Museveni who has in the past months criticized the granting of bail to persons accused of capital offences pending determination of their cases.
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