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May 2013 22 results
20:58
20:58

I Want Freedom From Attorney General, says Kadaga rebel mps 3

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has said she wants freedom from the Attorney General to allow Parliament’s legal experts to represent the institution in the courts of law. In what appears to be yet another clash between Parliament and the Executive, Kadaga addressed the media on Monday ahead of Parliament’s recess, and said Parliament has demanded for legal independence ever since they were taken to court during the Oil debate in 2011.
20:34
20:34

ISO Director Disowns General Sejusa Letter media freedom 1

Police believe the original letter allegedly authored by General David Sejusa is still at The Daily Monitor premises after the Director General Internal Security Organisation – ISO swore an affidavit denying receipt of the same.
17:36
17:36

M23 Rebels, Government Forces Clash at Muningi Town

A soldier attached to the M23 presidential guard brigade told URN from Bunagana that the government forces attacked their base at about 4am.
17:32
17:32

Man Kidnaps 12-year-old for Marriage early marriage

Police in Mayuge is holding a 30 year old man accused of kidnapping a 12-year old girl.
17:23
17:23

MPs Condemn Police Raid On Media Houses 3

Members of Parliament under their umbrella organization, Friends of the Media, say they are surprised and dismayed by the police raid on the Daily Monitor and Red Pepper offices. The two media houses were raided by armed police earlier today in what a spokesperson called a search to get documents related to a letter written by General David Sejusa, the Coordinator of Intelligence Services.
17:15
17:15

KCCA Operations Hit By Suspension of Taxi Fees 2

In their petition, the drivers argued that the money was illegal because it was not sanctioned by the authority.
16:16
16:16

Thugs Kill Cop, Injure LC1 Chairperson moroto-mbale road

He says a fire exchange ensued with unspecified number policemen taking off leaving Ocen who ran short of bullets before he was killed.
15:55
15:55

Human Rights Activists Condemn Daily Monitor Raid kfm radio

Ssewanyanya said this shortly after he led a team of human rights activists to Namuwongo to express their solidarity with Daily Monitor and KFM after they were raided by police.
14:47
14:47

NRM Caucus to Discuss KCCA Report mp nsereko muhammed 3

Anite advises Nambooze to present a minority report as if she can prove that the report signed by ten out of 17 members of the committee was a forgery.
14:18
14:18

Police Raid: KFM, Dembe Switched Off daily monitor

Two radio stations belonging to Nation Media Group have now been put off air as the police continue with the search at the Daily Monitor and Red Pepper offices in Kampala. KFM broadcasting on frequency 93.3 FM and Dembe FM that broadcasts on 94.3 have just gone off air.
13:39
13:39

Daily Monitor, Red Pepper Offices Surrounded By Police mbuya attacks

Police have surrounded the offices of the Monitor Publications and the Red Pepper as the General David Sejusa story continues to put government and the media on a collision path.
12:58
12:58

Soroti District Operates Without Engineer for Four Years 3

Some of the projects that need supervision include the Rehabilitation of the District Head Quarters, roads, buildings Health Centers and Schools. The most agent work that needed supervision includes the Rehabilitation of the District Head Quarters, roads, buildings in Health Centers and Schools.
12:10
12:10

Mixed Feelings As Busoga Out-growers Get Pay Rise 2

Sugarcane out-growers in Busoga have a reason to smile after Kakira Sugar Limited granted them a price increase for their cane contribution to the sugar factory. After six months of negotiations, the out-growers will effective July 1, 2013 earn 74,000 shillings per ton of sugar cane supplied to Kakira Sugar.
12:02
12:02

Residents Demand Relocation of Abattoir filthy abattoir

He says whenever it rains running water carries clotted blood and animal waste into people’s home.
11:39
11:39

Darfur Governor Confident Ahead Of Cecafa Event

The governor of North Darfur province in Sudan has assured teams of maximum security when they host this year’s Cecafa Kagame Club Championship. For the very first time, the troubled region that has been at war for almost a decade is hosting the regional championship from June 18 to July 2.
10:45
10:45

Road Contractor Does Not Buy From Us-Hoima Farmers 1

Residents hoped to cash in from the company by vending their produce.
09:54
09:54

Four Get Three Year Jail Term for Stealing Mosquito Nets soroti district

Four convicted and sentenced for three years imprisonments over theft of government free Mosquito nets in Soroti district. The Grade one Magistrate, Aloysius Natwikuja on Thursday evening found the four guilty over mismanaging the distribution of mosquito nets.
09:48
09:48

Two Drown In Lake Victoria

The deceased are Mary Nabwire and Joyce Namulanda, both residents of Luminho Sub County in Busia district.
07:57
07:57

Acholi Paramount Chief Advises Former Abductees on Relationships ojara mapenduzi

Ker Kwaro Acholi, the Acholi cultural institution has urged former Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) rebel combatants to formalize their marriage by paying dowry as required by the culture.
07:08
07:08

Farmers Cultivate Masaka Lorry Park Land masaka municipality 1

The land has been idle until last month when unidentified farmers started cultivating it.
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