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Minister: 3M Ugandans Living With Hepatitis B northern uganda 1

Parliament has today heard that close to three million Ugandans are infected with the deadly Hepatitis B virus that has so far killed seven people in the country. Northern Uganda is most hit by the virus, according to Christine Ondoa, the minister of health.
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Makerere Pays Tribute To Departed Prof. MacPherson makerere university

Hundreds of academics, politicians and well-wishers on Wednesday gathered at St Francis Chapel for a memorial service for former Makerere University don, Professor Margaret MacPherson, who spearheaded the development of literature, English, languages and performing arts at Uganda’s oldest university.
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Lukwago threatens to seek constitutional court interpretation of KCCA Act 2010

The Lord mayor Erias Lukwago is threatening to petition the constitutional court to interpret his powers and the role of city councilors under the Kampala Capital City Authority act
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Nsubuga Tells Court He Detonated Bombs At Kyadondo Out Of Fear

Edris Nsubuga, a self-confessed terrorist told court on Wednesday that he committed the heinous act out of fear and had been threatened by his Al-Shabaab bosses. Nsubuga, who was speaking fluent English, maintained that he had decided on his own to plead guilty in court on Tuesday and other times since his arrest in August last year.
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Fake Lawyer Gets 6 months jail Term magistrate court

A court in Luweero has convicted a man to six months in jail for masquerading as a lawyer. James Kanzira was arrested today while appearing in before Luweero Chief Magistrate Jesse Byaruhanga as an advocate from Kanzira James & company advocates.
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Body Of Second Kampala Drowning Victim Retrieved floods in kampala

The body of a female passenger, who drowned with a boda boda cyclist in Kampala earlier today, has been retrieved from the water channel.
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Police Retrieve Baby From Nuns' Pit Latrine In Kisubi dumped babies

Police in Kisubi and Entebbe on Friday conducted a body to body search of all the Nuns at Kisubi Brothers University College, after police found a premature baby thrown in their pit latrine.
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DPP Drops Murder Charges against Nsubuga july 11 bomb blasts

The Director of Public Prosecution has dropped all charges of murder and attempted murder against Edris Nsubuga, one of the convicts of the July Kampala Twin bombings. On Tuesday, Nsubuga pleaded guilty to three counts of terrorism.
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Gov't Engineers Rush To Fix Karamoja Roads flash floods

Government has bowed to pressure from Karamoja Members of Parliament and dispatched a team of engineers to salvage the road network in the region.
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Man 72, Commits Suicide Over Land Disputes With Sons land wrangles

A 72 year old man in Mayuge village, Budhaya Sub County, Bugiri district has committed suicide after his sons stopped him from selling off his property.
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Councilors Petition IGG over Illegal Sell of Masaka Municipal Council chambers masaka councilors

LC V councilors of Masaka district have petitioned the Inspector General of Government to investigate the illegal sell of Masaka Municipal Council chambers. They want Raphael Baku, the Inspector General of Government to recover the council building.
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Boda Boda Rider, Passenger Drown Near Clock Tower flooding in kampala

A boda boda cyclist and a female passenger have drowned in an open water channel around Kalitunsi stage, near Clock Tower in Kampala.
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Over 600 Epilepsy Patients In Luweero Petition Ministry Of Health Over Lack of Drugs

Over 600 Epilepsy patients in Luweero have petitioned Ministry of Health demanding for free treatment because of lack of drugs in the district. They claim the price of drugs is too high for many of them to afford.
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Masaka Traders Threaten to Strike Over Poor Waste Management

Traders in Masaka municipality are threatening to stage a demonstration to express dissatisfaction over the filthy in the central business district.
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Farmers In Kabale Sell Off NAADS Chicken kabale district

The cockerels that were early this year supplied to Kabale district under the National Agricultural Advisory Services–NAADS program are already being sold on the black market.
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Mbale Mayor to Stage Land Grabbing Protest at Parliament mbale land scam 1

Councilors of Mbale who are led by the mayor Mtwalib Zandia are on their way to Kampala to pitch camp at the gate of parliament to protest against illegal allocation of public land to private developers by the Uganda Land Commission-ULC.
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Three held for Gang Raping Minor ambush kills three

Police in Buikwe is holding two men accused of gang raping a 14-year-old girl.
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NRM MPs Block Pay Rise For Teachers In 2011/12 Budget nandala mafabi

There was drama in parliament on Tuesday when the Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanyah, openly frustrated and blocked attempts by the opposition to cut budgets of various ministries and have the money re-channeled to enhance the salaries of teachers and other government workers.
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Kabale Youths protest Job Stimulus package Terms focal person 3

Kabale Youths are opposed to the terms set by government for youths seeking to benefit from the Youth Entrepreneurship Venture Capital Fund.
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Bunyoro Oil Advocacy Group activities Under Surveillance

Security operatives in Hoima are closely monitoring activities of the newly formed Bunyoro Local Oil Advocacy Group-BLOAG over alleged incitement.
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