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13:02
13:02

Trade Sector To Institute Joint Committee To Review PIVOC Contract kacita strike 3 1

The joint committee shall meet today June 29th, to finalize Uganda’s position on the PIVOC, ahead of a meeting for negotiations with the pre-import inspection service providers on Monday July 1st, according to a statement read by Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde.
12:51
12:51

UPDATE: Mumbere Storms Out Of Palace, Insists On Bundibugyo Trip 2

Drama continues to unfold in Kasese as Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere storms out of his palace despite heavy police deployment meant to stop him from traveling to Bundibugyo. Just hours after police deployed at the palace outside Kasese town and disarmed his guards, Mumbere tried to walk out of the palace, but he was blocked just about two hundred meters away as he approached Kilembe road to access Kasese town on foot.
12:21
12:21

2 Police Officers Detained For Shooting At Demonstrators In Kasese 1

Two police officers have been detained for opening fire on a rowdy crowd along the streets of Kasese town during a demonstration against the blockage of King Charles Wesley Mumbere from visiting Bundibugyo district.
12:00
12:00

Conglolese Reject LRA Radio Project invisible children 2

The radio stations which broadcast on FM band were set up with the objective of disseminating messages urging members of the LRA group to abandon rebellion and return to resettle in their homes. But Jolly Okot Andruvile, the Regional Ambassador for Invisible Children, says the Congolese don’t want the messages to be aired out in the local radios because they are in Acholi dialect, the language spoken by the brutal rebels.
11:47
11:47

Museveni Makes More Changes In UPDF army reshuffle

Among the changes announced on Friday evening, Brig Sam Kavuma, who recently graduated from Kenya National Defence College, is appointed to Command African Union Regional Task Force based at Yambio, South Sudan. Brig Kavuma takes over from Brig Dick Olum, who has been appointed to command the Uganda Contingent in Somalia.
09:35
09:35

Rwenzururu Royal Guards Under House Detention rwenzururu king

The Rwenzururu Kingdom Royal guards have been blocked from exiting the Kingdom administration offices along the Alexander Street as police takes over the streets of Kasese. Police are determined to prevent the King Mumbere\'s planned visit to Bundibugyo.
09:02
09:02

Nakasongola Pastoralists Irked by Delay to Operationalise Excavator access to water 1

Pastoralists in Nakasongola district are always hit hard by drought and at least 3000 heads of cattle die per year as result of lack of access to water according to district Veterinary reports. The district also has over 254,000 heads of cattle.
08:14
08:14

Police Officer Jailed Over Reckless Driving alcohol abuse

Fort Portal Grade one magistrate’s court has remanded a police officer to Katoojo government prison on charges of reckless driving.
08:04
08:04

Nakaseke Man Arrested For Defiling 15-year-old Sister underage sex

The victim (names withheld) alleges that his brother has defiled her several times in the absence of their mother starting in 2011. She says that the baby girl she conceived in October 2011 and delivered in 2012 is actually a result of this relationship.
07:17
07:17

Rakai District Council Approves UGX 36B Budget 1

Rakai district local government on Thursday approved a budget of 36,042,018,000 billion shillings for the 2013/2014 fiscal year with more focus on improved livelihood of communities through properly identified and guided expenditure.
07:01
07:01

One Arrested in Connection With Police Officer Murder cop killer 1

Police have arrested one person in connection with the murder of a police officer in Nyendo on Wednesday night.
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