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18:52
18:52

Maria Kiwanuka: Public Finance Bill Will Ensure Prudent use of oil Money oil revenue

She says once passed into law, the public finance bill will mandate the Auditor General to audit oil revenues twice every year, which she believes will enhance transparency and accountability.
18:48
18:48

Kakira Sugar Works to Government: Relocate New Factories 1 2

While appearing before the Tourism, Trade and Industry committee of parliament, officials of Kakira Sugar Works led by Jim Kabeho Mwine, the Director Madhvani Group and Chairman Uganda Sugar Manufacturer’s Association, the group noted that, zoning is of a great importance in the sugar industry and should be respected.
18:11
18:11

Public Order Law Will be Thrown Out By New Govt - Bukenya public gatherings 1 1

Former Vice President Professor Gilbert Bukenya has joined a growing list of critics of the recently passed Public Order Management Bill (POMB). In a press briefing at his office at Parliament, the Busiro North MP described the POMB as a one-sided law.
17:29
17:29

Police Arrests Three, Recovers Stolen Property Worth UGX 5M thieves

Police at Nyendo has arrested three people and recovered stolen household property worth five million shillings.
17:23
17:23

Lukwago\'s Lawyers Make Final Sumbissions At Tribunal kcca tribunal 1

Ssegona also asked the tribunal to interpret the act pronounce itself on who should be the head of the authority to avoid further clashes.
17:10
17:10

MPs Want Tourism Ministry To Have Own Premises ministry of tourism

The MPs said that the 1.4 billion shillings that the ministry will be paying in rent every year can be topped up to construct their own home. The committee has in its report on the ministerial policy statements recommended that government front-loads the funds meant for rent to construct the ministry’s office premises.
16:54
16:54

Two UPDF Colonels Named In Kidnap Of Rwandan Asylum Seekers kidnappings

Two Uganda People’s Defense Forces – UPDF have been named in the kidnapping or killing of Rwandan Asylum seekers. The two, only identified as Lt. Col. Kankiriho and Lt. Col. Buryo, have been named by Christopher Busigo and Charles Sande, the other suspects in the kidnappings.
16:53
16:53

Matembe Attacks EU Envoy Ridolfi Over Odoki Re-appointment chief justice 2 1

Miria Matembe, a Human Rights activist and also former Member of Parliament, has attacked the outgoing European Ambassador to Uganda Roberto Ridolfi over media reports that he supports the re-appointment of Justice Benjamin Odoki as Chief Justice.
15:39
15:39

Apac Hospital Suspends Surgical Operations Citing Lack of water shortage of water 2

Dr Alfred Aloka, the medical superintendent Apac hospital says they were forced to suspended theater operations due to the water crisis.
15:07
15:07

Senegal Encounter: Bakkabulindi to Lead Cranes Fans uganda cranes

Last month, President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni, announced that the government will charter a plane to fly fans to cheer up the Cranes in Morocco.
14:37
14:37

West Buganda Diocese Resorts to Loan to Finance Construction of Church Plaza 2 2

Following unsuccessful attempts to raise money from alternative sources, the diocese sold off Ntusi Diocesan Ranch at about 2.5 billion shillings to generate the required funds.
13:12
13:12

Flood Affected Families Out in the Cold disaster

Gloria Atimaku, a mother of three says because of sharing accommodation with children they have lost their privacy.
12:42
12:42

Tension as Uganda, DRC Clash Over Border Post

He says they reached the agreement after a group of Congolese soldiers crossed into Uganda in June and assaulted residents claiming that they were illegally operating inside DRC territory.
11:28
11:28

Kibaale Man Held For Illegally Operating On His Wife strange death

In his statement at Kakumiro police station, Mujib explains that after the death of his wife he decided to operate her to remove the fetus so that it is buried separately from its mother’s body because he couldn\'t afford paying for an operation in the hospital.
11:23
11:23

Drs. Onzivua, Baryomunsi Cleared in Nebanda Trial cerinah nebanda

Dr. Onzivua had been jointly charged with Kinkizi East Member of Parliament (MP) Dr. Chris Baryomunsi for conspiring together to obtain Cerinah Nebanda\'s body samples. The Butaleja MP died suddenly in yet to be fully explained circumstances in December 2012.
10:47
10:47

Bukomansimbi Mob Kill 17 Cows to Avenge Attack on Villagemate farmers

It is alleged that Ssemwezi was assaulted by Ssemogerere’s herdsmen when he tried to stop the politician’s cattle from straying in his plantation.
09:54
09:54

Security Committee Investigates Disappearance of Three Children mayuge

According to the letter, the three children left home for the burial of Muzamir Masinde, the father of Namukose.
07:50
07:50

Matembe Blasts Government for Fighting Speaker uganda parliament 2 1

Matembe believes this is being done to undermine the speaker for asserting the powers of parliament. Matembe’s observations come a few days after business grounded to a halt in parliament due to an unexplained absence of the executive from the house.
07:46
07:46

City Businessman Charged for Recruiting Ugandans Into M23 Rebel Activities

Prosecution heard that the suspect engaged in recruitment of persons without a license by means of fraud and deception for purposes of exploitation.
07:42
07:42

Etolu\'s Children Sell Family Land To Meet His Hospital Bills patrick etolu 3 2

The family of the former national high jump champion Patrick Etolu has sold a plot of land at a give-away price to raise money for his treatment in hospital. Etolu was part of the team that represented Uganda at the 1956 Olympic Games in Melbourne, Australia. He also held the national high-jump record of 1.96 meters from the mid 1950\'s until 1999. The 78-year-old veteran sportsman was rushed to hospital two weeks ago after he suffered cardiac arrest at his home in Soroti Municipality.
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