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20:54
20:54

Kibaale MPs Demand Money For New Districts kibaale district 1

Legislators from Kibaale district have petitioned Parliament over the proposed Kagadi and Kakumiro districts which were allocated money in the 2012/20013 annual budget.
19:52
19:52

Pharmacists Nabbed With Banned, Expired Drugs fake drugs 3

Drug Inspectors from the National Drug Authority (NDA) say that some pharmacies are still selling products from the banned Indian Pharmaceutical firm, Flamingo.
18:27
18:27

Late Mulwana Loses Land Case james mulwana

The land measuring 0.75 acres belonged to Rehema Namuli, the widow of the late Buganda loyalist and Kabaka Edward Muteesa’s friend, Daudi Ochieng. Barely a month after Mulwana, one of Uganda’s most successful industrialists, died on January 15, court has ruled in favour Namuli.
18:02
18:02

800 Pastoralists Displaced as Government Launches Forceful Eviction in Rakai sango bay land 2

Ignatias Tumwesigye, the leader of the eviction operation told Uganda Radio Network on phone that he is only enforcing an eviction order issued by Sango Bay and Ministry of Finance.
17:48
17:48

Kenya Seeks To Replace Mombasa-Nairobi Oil Pipeline oil refinery

The government of Kenya has announced plans to replace its aging oil pipeline. Two years ago, the Mombasa-Nairobi oil pipeline was at the centre of wide publicity when an oil spill caused an explosion at the densely populated Sinai slum killing over 70 people and injuring several others.
17:39
17:39

Leader of Opposition Wants Govt To Address Coup Talk aronda nyakairima 1

Leader of Opposition Nandala Mafabi has demanded clarification from government on issues he says have thrown the country in a state of panic and fear especially regarding the reported military coup and Uganda’s involvement in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
17:31
17:31

Residents Clash With Police During Power Demo strike over umeme

The angry residents blocked the busy Mbarara -Kabale highway with huge logs and stones paralyzing traffic for five hours.
17:24
17:24

Ruling On NSSF, Alcon Case Set For Friday alcon international

The Supreme Court is expected to pass its long awaited judgment on Friday in which Alcon International sued National Social Security Fund (NSSF) for arbitrarily terminating its contract to build Workers House.
17:19
17:19

Data on Unsafe Abortions in Uganda Wanting - Report post abortion care 4

A report on unintended pregnancies and abortions in Uganda released on Thursday has highlighted gaps in available statistics on unsafe abortions, with the last data having been published in 2003.
16:59
16:59

Ssembabule SACCO Manager Arrested Over UGX 27M sacco money

Kitimbo says that there is a tendency in Ssembabule for SACCO managers to deliberately embezzle members’ savings. He explains that most SACCO’s in the area have collapsed due to mismanagement by the administrators citing Taala ya Mawogola Savings and credit Society where the former manager Ibrahim Were fled with over 600 million shillings.
16:52
16:52

Deputy Lord Mayor Misses 7 Month's Pay salary arrears

The motion to appoint Kidandala was moved in the KCCA council by Madina Nsereko, the Female councilor Kawempe South constituency.
16:39
16:39

URA Coach Turns Focus To Champions League ura fc 1

New Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) FC tactician Paul Nkata has started preparing his team ahead of their tricky first leg away battle against Cotton Sport of Cameroon on February 16.
16:24
16:24

UCE 2012: English Worst Performed, 1,000 Candidates Results Withheld use

The exam body said that 262, 987 candidates sat for the UCE exams and 18, 826 passed in division one. 43,372 passed in division two and 66,575 passed in division three and 11, 9740 passed in di vision four. 13,363 students failed their exams.
16:15
16:15

Journalists' Body Sues UCC Over SIM-card Registration mobile phones

A journalists’ body has today sued the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) seeking court orders stopping the disconnection of SIM-cards of unregistered subscribers on their stated deadline of March 1.
15:55
15:55

5 Arrested For Theft of Solar Panels at Barlonyo Memorial Site barlonyo attack 1

Police in Lira are holding five people over alleged theft solar panel at Barlonyo Memorial Site in Ogur Sub County, Lira district. Barlonyo memorial site, located 28 kilometers north of Lira town in northern Uganda, was built at the spot where the Lord’s Resistance Army attacked a camp for the displaced people and killed at least 300 civilians on February 21 2004.
15:39
15:39

Communal Land Ownership Delays Industrial Parks In Northern Uganda land acquisition 1

A government initiative to establish industrial parks across the country in a bid to spur development has been held back in northern Uganda due to land ownership system.
15:31
15:31

Soroti Regional Referral hospital Chokes With Patients ministry of health 1

Our reporter who visited the hospital on Wednesday found medical workers administering drips on patients lying on the floor.
14:10
14:10

Liaison Officer Arrested for Soliciting UGX 1 Million Shillings Bribe bribes 1

Joseph Musana, the Kasese district police community liaison in-charge, has been arrested for soliciting a bribe of one million shillings from a suspect who was arrested for causing traffic jam in Kasese town.
12:56
12:56

Tennis Star Mugabe Abandons Training in US james kasumba

Uganda’s top tennis player Duncan Mugabe has abandoned his part tennis scholarship in the US and returned to Uganda.
12:47
12:47

Kakumiro Town Council Workers Go 8 Months without Pay delayed salaries 2

Kakumiro town council workers in Kibaale district are crying foul after going eight months without being paid their salaries.
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