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Jul 2012 32 results
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Museveni 5th term debate diversionary say NRM legislators parliament debate 4

The move by some ruling NRM party legislators to begin a campaign for President Museveni to run for a 5th elective term has drawn mixed reactions. It could be be another sign of emerging cliques with in the NRM as its members differ on how to address some of the governance issues in the country.
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Report: Tribal Conflicts Remain Leading Disputes Among Communities traditional leaders

Tribal conflicts still remain the most ancient and long running disputes among local communities in the country, a new study has indicated.
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FDC Sets Nomination Date for Presidential Aspirants

The Forum for Democratic Change—FDC has set August 10th and 11th as nomination dates for the party presidential aspirants.
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150 Mubende Residents Petition RDC over Land Eviction land eviction

The residents are locked in land row with one Doctor Elishana Mugisha who stays in Kampala. The land conflict, according to residents, has dragged on for over a year now with Doctor Mugisha threatening to evict them.
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IGG Wants Leadership Code Act Amended abuse of office 1

Justice Irene Mulyagonja, the Inspector General of Government is appealing to Parliament to set up a tribunal to streamline the Leadership Code Act.
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Protect Rwandan Refugees: UPC to Government 1

It follows the breach of security of several Rwandan asylum seekers in Uganda leading to loss of life and property.
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Film vendors protest against royalties for local and foreign movies

This followed the storming this morning of Zai and Majestic plazas on Luwum Street by members of Uganda Federation of Movie Industry (UFMI) in an attempt to close up movie and music shops whose owners they accuse of infringing on the copyright of artists. UFMI describes itself as a collecting society and wants the film vendors to pay for both local and foreign movies they sell.
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Govt Tables Proposal on New Districts

Government has tabled a list of 22 districts for approval in parliament. The minister of local government Adolf Mwesige says the move is to ensure that services are brought closer to the people.
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Jinja Stuck with Condemned Buildings custodian board 3 1

Their walls are dump, cracked and are covered by a rusty color.
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Striking Mbarara Hospital staff could be fired test 1

Mbarara referral hospital staff who took part in a meeting that resolved an industrial strike over delayed salaries risk losing their jobs. The hospital executive director, Dr. George Upenytho, says the board will sit this Friday to determine the fate of the health workers who were behind a sit down strike announced last Wednesday.
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Chaos In Hoima Town As Banyoro, Alur Clash ethnic clashes 2

Gunfire rocked Kiryatete in Hoima municipality on Wednesday as police moved in to quell a violent tribal clash between the Banyoro and the Alur.
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UMTA disowns rejected Masaka Mock Exams umta joint exams

But Issa Matovu, the Executive Secretary Uganda Muslim Teachers Association which Namayanja claimed to have got the mock exams from has spoken out disowning the Agriculture, Physics, Fine Art, and Entrepreneurship papers. Matovu has told URN on phone from Kampala that although they have a partnership with Nyendo Mixed Secondary school, his association never delivered such papers.
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Lango MPs Protest Planned Otuke Land Takeover otuke land wrangles

The Lango Parliamentary Group is protesting the planned takeover of land by government in Atira Parish in Otuke District.
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Moyo Students Held Over Attempt to Burn School Store

Josephine Angucia, the North Western regional police spokesperson says that police swung in action and recovered a polythen bag containing five liters of petrol from one of the boy’s dormitory.
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KAVC Volleyball Event Attracts Players from EAC Region rwanda 1

The 16th edition of the Kampala Amateur Volleyball Club (KAVC) Founders’ Memorial International Volleyball Tournament takes center stage this weekend with foreign sides joining the fray.
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Banana Bacterial Wilt: Kanungu to Fine Farmers bududa

Residents who fail to uproot and destroy suckers infected banana sucker will be fined shillings 30,000 for each sucker.
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LC III Chairperson Drags Police to Human Rights Commission 1

Ssemugabi says that he pleaded with the cops that he was not part of the protestors in vain, as they landed kicks, blows and slaps leaving him with bruises and a dislocated arm.
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URA Face DRC's Vita in Cecafa ura fc

URA FC, Uganda’s representatives at the on-going Cecafa Kagame Club Championships in Tanzania have said they need nothing less than victory when they face Vita Club of DR Congo on Wednesday.
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Bobby Cautious on Zambia Game uganda cranes 2

The Scottish born coach told URN during an interview that although anything is possible in football, he cannot promise victory over Zambia because he does not know what the opponents will do.
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Man Impregnates Niece, Arrested incest 1

Idiye’s claims of innocence were however contradicted by the girl who claimed her uncle had forced himself on her several times. She said she had sexual intercourse with her uncle because he promised to fund her education until she attained a degree.
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