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21:57
21:57

Tanzania Blocks Ugandans off Its Water Sources . poor sanitation 2

Trouble started last year when a newly commissioned water system broke down and stopped supplying water to over 5000 residents living around Mutukula. The broken down water system was constructed in 2009 and commissioned by Water and Environment Minister Maria Lubega Mutagamba at Mutukula border post.
19:15
19:15

KCCA-UTODA Meet To Discuss Taxi Park Management kcca-utoda case 1

Kampala Capital City Authority—KCCA officials have engaged the top executive of the Uganda Taxi Operators and Drivers Association in an administrative meeting on handling drivers in the city.
18:36
18:36

Gov't Outlines Agenda as Parliament Resumes 9th parliament 1

Public Order Management Bill, laws on oil sector and interest rates are among the issues top on the agenda as Parliament resumes on Tuesday. On Monday, the business committee of parliament chaired by Speaker Rebecca Kadaga was busy formulating the agenda for the parliament.
17:25
17:25

Gulu Parents Face Arrest As Education Ordinance Rolls Out 1

Parents or teachers who will fail to meet the education needs of children will be subjected to fines and jail terms of six months, according to a Gulu district local government education Ordinance set to be implemented beginning this academic term.
17:04
17:04

Former UPC Secretary General John Odit in Intensive Care upc party wrangles 1

According to former UPC national chairman, Maj. Edward Rurangaranga, they were at Miami Beach in Luzira on Sunday when Odit suddenly dosed off in his chair.
16:40
16:40

Districts Sued For Not Enforcing Environmental Laws river mpanga 1

An environmental activist has sued Kabarole and Kyenjojo district local governments for failing to enforce the environmental laws.
16:24
16:24

Official: Rakai Politicians Frustrating Eviction Of Wetland Encroachers encroachment 2 2

Environmentalists are accusing Rakai district leaders and Water Minister, Maria Mutagamba, of sabotaging and frustrating their campaign to restore and reclaim destroyed wetlands in the district.
16:21
16:21

Village Health Teams in Rakai Suspended

Sister Kakembo explains that although drugs are available at the district, they can no longer distribute these drugs to village health teams because it is risky.
16:20
16:20

MUK's Prof Baryamureeba defends stay in office 1

Professor Venansius Baryamureeba has defended his long stay in office as the acting vice chancellor of Makerere University. Speaking to the media on Monday Professor Baryamureeba says his long stay in office is guaranteed by his appointment letter that has been pegged on the amendment of the Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions Act 2001.
16:15
16:15

Two Soldiers Arrested for Robbery in Busia 1

Two army officers have been arrested in Busia for robbery.
16:13
16:13

Gulu's Best PLE Candidates Miss Scholarship

Joseph Bol Gangdit, 14, a pupil of Bright Valley primary school and Kuot Akuei Nyang, a pupil of UNIFAT primary school scored aggregates 5 and 6 respectively to emerge top among of the best candidates in the district. Despite their achievement, the two failed to get the district scholarship meant to have been given the top candidate in the district.
15:52
15:52

Kiruhura LC1 Boss Arrested for Trading in Ammunition illegal fire arms

The Local Council One chairperson for Kasharara village in Sanga sub county Kiruhura district has been arrested after being found in possession of live rounds of ammunition.
15:42
15:42

Vocational Schools Limp as Gov't Makes Slow Remittances 1

Vocational Training Institutions are quietly choking on debts arising from the failure by government to fund the Universal Post Primary Education and Training—UPPET in the country.
15:13
15:13

EC Investigates Source of Ballot Papers Used to Wrap Groceries 1

The Electoral Commission is investigating the source of ballot papers that have been turned into envelopes and are being used to wrap food stuffs in Kampala. The ballot papers were for the National Youth elections.
14:33
14:33

Abandoned Oil Exploration Waste Worries Arua Residents neptune petroleum

Residents of Rhino Camp Sub County in Arua district, where Neptune has been carrying out oil exploration have expressed fears over the abandoned oil exploration waste in the area.
12:14
12:14

Kabale Lawyer Commits Suicide 1

A prominent lawyer in Kabale has committed suicide after reportedly setting himself on fire inside his house. Christopher Nkina 64, a resident of Katojo Cell, Kijuguta ward in Northern Division, Kabale Municipality reportedly set himself on fire at about 1:00am on Monday.
11:33
11:33

NDA Closes Sembabule Clinic

National Drug Authority—NDA has closed down Asiika Obulamu Clinic in Sembabule district, weeks after its proprietor allegedly transfused soda into a patient as blood which led to her death.
08:48
08:48

Commercial Oil Production to start in Years Time

The announcement comes after London-listed Tullow Oil signed two production-sharing agreements with the country.
06:11
06:11

Fire Burns Down East Acholi Cooperative Cotton Stores

A fire outbreak has burnt down cotton estimated at close 100 million shillings at East Acholi Cooperative Union Ginnery.
06:03
06:03

Karunaratne , Cicognini win Uganda International Badminton Open titles

Niluka Karunaratne and Jeanine Cicognini from Switzerland are the 2012 Uganda International Badminton Championship winners for the men’s and women’s singles respectively after the event ended on Sunday night at the Sharing Youth Centre in Kampala.
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