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18:41

Media Houses Warned on Pornography matiya kasaija 4

Pastor Martin Sempa, who works with Kingdom FM said several media houses in Kampala have been compromised not to talk about the evil of pornography and homosexuality adding that, some media houses have gone a step further to promote homosexuality.
18:11
18:11

Bukalasa Agricultural College Suspends Compulsory Meals After Strike crisis meeting 3 2

The withdrawal of the policy has brought an end to the student’s strike, which has lasted for the last 18 days.
17:43
17:43

MPs Want Separate Law For Government Scholarships 1

However, Alupo says there is need to have a single stop center for financing higher education whether it is through loans or scholarships.
17:25
17:25

Electoral Commission On The Spot Over Travel Expenditures 2 1 Top story

The list provided to PAC was questioned because it had gaps as one of the outstanding beneficiaries from the travels indicated Electoral Commission as the Payee while others had only one name with no specific period on which money was used.
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17:00

Kasese Fishermen Plead With Government Over Congolese Invasion

The chairman of the Katwe-Kabatoro landing site John Tinkasiimire Makasi says that Congolese fishermen move with several nets in the vessels and tamper with breeding places on the Ugandan side, hence threatening the fish stocks.
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16:17

High Court Lessens Jail Term For Convicted Bulgarians

Justice Atwooki Rugadya reduced the sentences of Ivan Ganchev, Milen Katsarski and Adrian Dimitrov to nine years on grounds that they were first time offenders who deserved court’s lenience.
16:10
16:10

Religious Leaders Call For an End To Poverty 1 1

The religious leaders made the call during the Rwenzori regional launch of the renewed religious leaders’ commitment to nation building in Uganda under the theme ‘The Uganda we want in Fifty years’, in Fort Portal.
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15:57

Mbale Town Clerk Under Fire Over Museveni\'s Portrait illegal structures 1 Top story

Paul Omoko, the Mbale Municipality Town Clerk is in trouble over alleged vandalism of President Yoweri Museveni’s portrait.
15:47
15:47

DPP Chibita: I Will Be Independent in Action mike chibita 1 Top story

During the question and answer session, Mr Chibita promised not to yield to executive political pressure but rather to follow and uphold the Constitution as demanded.
15:17
15:17

Rwanda Releases More Congolese Soldiers illegal entry

Brig. Gen. Joseph Nzabamwita, the Rwandan military spokesperson says the suspects were handed over to the Extended Joint Verification Mechanism-EJVM on Wednesday in Rubavu district at the Rwanda-DRC border.
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14:54

Health of Defilement Victim Deteriorates disabled 2 2 Top story

A wheel-chair bound 14-year-old girl who was defiled by a family friend has been rushed to Masaka referral hospital after her health deteriorated. The man found the girl at home alone and threatened to cut off her head if she revealed what he had done to her.
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14:41

Kapchorwa, Kween to host 2013 National Half Marathon Championships namayo mawerere

The districts of Kapchorwa and Kween will jointly host the 2013 National Half Marathon (21km) Championships on October 26.
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Castle Lite Beach Volleyball Tour Set lido beach 1

The Castle Lite National Beach Volleyball Tour takes centre stage on Sunday at the Lido Beach.
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13:49

Man Arrested for Defiling 2 Daughters rape

A man has been arrested in Masaka for forcing two of his children to have sex with him. Nyombi reportedly started coercing his two daughters to have sex with him after their mother left their marital home last year.
13:05
13:05

River Mpanga Management Plan Stalls Over Funds masaka 1

Last year, districts in the region signed the River Mpanga Management plan aimed at protecting the river from destruction. Since then, nothing has been done, which has resulted into encroachment on the river threatening its existence.
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Three Brothers Held for Killing Own Father Over Land land disputes 1 1 Top story

The suspects are believed to have killed their 60-year-old father Francis Nuwagira, a resident of Kagaaga in Kasagama Sub County and buried his body in a ditch.
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UCC relaxes stance on fake phones; focuses on sensitization counterfeit phones 3

Kalembe adds that Fake phones brought in by the traders should be returned back to the country of origin as UCC is finalizing specifications of purchasing ICT equipment’s in the country. He however advises buyers to always scrutinise the product and ensure that they are buying original products
12:07
12:07

Man Beats Son To Death For Stealing UGX 1000 child neglect 3 Top story

Gasta Kasendwa, a resident of Mugamba village in Kanabulemu parish in Rakai tied his 15 year old son Buoy Kapalaga with banana fibers and beat him up to death. Kapalaga was a P.7 candidate of St. Cyprian Lugonza Primary school.
12:06
12:06

Floods Displace 19,000 in Amuria displaced persons Top story

Jimmy Eriau, the LC3 chairperson Kapelebyong Sub County says at least 12,000 people are displaced in his area. He says the most affected are from Kapelebyong town board, Nyanda, Amenia, Atira, Amaseniko and Okoboi parishes.
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Guard Abandons Gun at Mityana Diocese Offices to Go Drinking gun recovered 1 2 Top story

Police in Mityana have recovered a gun from the headquarters of the Mityana Catholic diocese. The SR riffle according to the police, was hidden by a private security guard, who had been deployed to guard at the diocesan headquarters on Sunday.
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