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17:40
17:40

State House: Operatives Enforcing Eviction in Rakai are Imposters sugar production 1

Operatives led by Ignatius Tumwesigye, who claimed to be from State House, launched forceful eviction of herdsmen living on Sango Bay land in Kakuuto Sub County, sparking off tension in the area. The operatives set on fire five houses in Kanamiti, Matengeeto, Mutukula, Lukulavu, Lukoma and Kabale in Kakuuto Sub County leaving several affected families stranded.
16:46
16:46

Hundreds Gear Up For EAC Arts Festival jamafest

At least 500 participants have confirmed taking part in the Jamafest, the East African Arts and Culture Festival, which opens on Monday in the Rwandan capital, Kigali. Jamafest aims to promote regional socio-cultural integration through arts and culture by providing a platform to showcase culture as a primary driver of EAC integration.
16:43
16:43

Patients Flee Ward After Dead Bodies Remain Unpicked for Hours female ward

Over 60 panic stricken patients on Thursday fled Moroto Referral Hospital female medical ward to avoid spending a night with two female dead bodies.
16:25
16:25

Nebanda's Mother Wanted For Beating Up Police Officer alice namulwa 1

Alice Namulwa, the mother of the late Butaleja Woman MP Cerinah Nebanda, is wanted by police for allegedly beating up a police officer and breaking into a store.
16:08
16:08

10 Nebanda Supporters Granted Bail in Butaleja electoral violence

The Butaleja Chief Magistrate court on Friday afternoon granted bail to the 10 supporters of Florence Andiuru Nebanda, the NRM flag bearer in the Butaleja by-election who were arrested for alleged electoral violence.
15:56
15:56

Mukula's Appeal Hearing Starts gavi funds trial

Former junior health minister, Mike Mukula, was wrongly convicted of embezzlement charge as he was not a public officer, his lawyer David Mpanga told the Anti Corruption Court on Friday.
15:51
15:51

President Museveni summons MP's to Entebbe over Parliament Recall Petition rebecca kadaga 1

25 National Resistance Movement (NRM) Members of Parliament who signed the Petition to recall Parliament have been summoned by President Yoweri Museveni also NRM chairman.
15:39
15:39

Nakaseke Power Struggles: LC 5 Chairman Suspends Executive Meetings council resolutions 1 1

The Nakaseke LC 5 Chairman has suspended district executive meetings until the permanent Secretary in Ministry of Local Government takes disciplinary action against the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO).
15:37
15:37

Tooro Clan Football Tournament Hangs in Balance amos mugisa

The Tooro Kingdom Clan football tournament hangs in balance following the recent conflicts in the Kingdom. The tournament was supposed to kick off today at Buhinga playgrounds, but by 2:00pm there were no signs that the tournament would take place.
15:00
15:00

Dura Report Implicates MP Mwesigye, Judge Kainamura In US$ 15M Loss dura cement

A report of parliament has indicted Tullow Oil Company president, a high court judge and Nyabushozi Member of Parliament for causing government loss of over 15 million dollars, or about 40 billion shillings. Government is said to have lost the money when it illegally compensated Dura Cement Limited after cancelling its contract to set up a cement factory in Kamwenge district in 2007.
13:51
13:51

Court Rules Against Alcon In Workers House Case alcon-nssf case

The Supreme Court has overturned a decision by the High Court and the Court of Appeal awarding 40 billion shillings to Alcon Uganda for terminating its contract to build Workers House.The judges ordered that the matter be referred back to the High Court for hearing because none of the parties agreed to an arbitration or settlement out of court.
13:09
13:09

Mujib: Good DC United Move for Kalungi fufa

Uganda Cranes defender Henry Kalungi has joined Major League Soccer side DC United on loan from Richmond Kickers FC in the United States of America.
12:58
12:58

Succession Wrangles Hit Kigezi Diocese 2

Succession wrangles have hit the Anglican Diocese of Kigezi with Christians divided over who takes over from Bishop George Katwesigye who is set to retire in March 2014.
12:35
12:35

UPDF Soldier On the Run After Killing 2 Colleagues soldier shoots 1

Police and the army in Luweero district are hunting for Private Simon Peter Opelia, a Uganda People\'s Defence (UPDF) soldier who shot two colleagues dead at Bombo military barracks on 4th Feb 2013.
11:11
11:11

Private USE Schools Want Govt To Build Classrooms private schools 1

Private schools implementing the Universal Secondary Education (USE) want government to increase the school grant, build classrooms and pay some categories of teachers to sustain the program.
11:07
11:07

Nakaseke Bomb Explosion Victims in Dire Need of Aid 1

The five victims of the weekend Nakaseke bomb explosion are in dire need of aid to help them recover.
05:39
05:39

Poor Management Pushes Members Out of SACCOs 1

Some of the funds have been embezzled by managers, members aren\'t involved in the decision making process and the repayment rate of some members is poor
05:33
05:33

Uganda Traders Fret over Potential Losses as Kenyan Elections Loom kenya elections 1

KACITA is now advising the business community to look for alternative routes including, using the port of Dares salaam which is longer, but more secure for their cargo as Kenyan elections loom.
05:17
05:17

FGM Persists Despite Ban in Karamoja fgm in karamoja 3

The practice is secretly being carried out by the Tepeth in Moroto district, Pokot and Sabiny ethnicities in Amudat districts and Kapchorwa areas respectively.
05:11
05:11

10 Arrested For Campaign Violence In Butaleja cerinah nebanda

Police in Butaleja district is holding 10 supporters of Florence Andiru Nebanda, the NRM flag bearer in the Butaleja by-election for alleged campaign violence.
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