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21:24
21:24

MPs Blame Poor Performance on Special Sittings for Deceased Legislators parliament 2

Rose Akol, the Bukeda district woman MP and Commissioner said the special sittings interfere with parliamentary business adding that, they have become common.
20:11
20:11

MPs Deny Plot to Increase their Pay

However, the parliamentary commission says the additional money is to cater newly recruited parliamentary staff and not to increase the MPs pay.
19:36
19:36

Rukungiri Cop Wanted For Shooting Suspect to Death 1

Christopher Ruhunde, the Rukungiri District Police Commander says medics at Nyakibale hospital pronounced Kabarebe dead on arrival.
17:04
17:04

Ngassa Oil Discoveries Revert to Government pepd uganda

The license reverted to government after Tullow wrote-it-off due to the complex geological formations, which they described as uneconomical. Tullow had been carrying out appraisal work to enable understanding the amount of oil in place and commercial value.
16:38
16:38

KCCA gets Medical Support for Kisugu Health Centre

The support, which includes 5 laptops, 5 motorcycles, gumboots and TB info, was donated by track TB, an NGO working to control the spread of tuberculosis in Uganda.
16:21
16:21

Convict Kashaka, Assessor Tells Court lc bicycle case

John Kashaka along with Bamutura are accused of abusing their offices when they allegedly signed a final contract with the bicycle supply firm Amman Industrial Tools and Equipment Ltd (Aitel) for delivery of 70,000 bicycles, without the approval of the Contracts Committee.
16:07
16:07

Kadaga Pledges Swift Action on Tooro Kingdom 'Ebyaitu' Petition toro kingdom 1 4

Kasagama Patrick, one of the group members presented the petition demanding the return of 75 titled pieces of land and properties still withheld by Uganda land Commission, Compensation for wear and tear of all assets and properties during the time they were withheld in Central government and Return of all Counties and Sub County headquarters within their territory.
15:32
15:32

Micho – We Need to Watch Madagascar's Lalaina uganda cranes 1

The Cranes team moved to have a feel of the artificial turf in Njeru this afternoon since the game on Sunday will be played under similar conditions at the ‘Stade Rabemananjara-Mahajang’ Stadium.
15:16
15:16

Kamuswaga Coronation Anniversary Fete Postponed kooki chiefdom 3

The initial program was to have the celebration marked tomorrow May 15th, 2014. However President Yoweri Museveni indicated that he would not be available on the planned date. He instead advised that the function be pushed to May 17th, when he will be available.
14:30
14:30

Arua Municipality gets Ugx 9.7 Billion Infrastructure Development Support 1

Godfrey Alionzi, the municipal council engineer says in the next six months, authorities will be implementing the program which involves working on the roads and building the abattoir which will be located in River Oli division in Arua municipality. The roads to be constructed are Enyau road, Lemerijoa road and Iddi Amin road.
14:12
14:12


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EC Given Two Weeks to Clear Kasibante Court Costs

The EC this morning through its lawyer Tom Magezi appeared before the court to explain why it had not paid its share of the bill of costs that arose from a 2011 petition against the electoral body and former Rubaga North MP Singh Katongole.
13:46
13:46

New Jerusalem Tabernacle Appeals against Impending Closure 2

Puzzling about the church is the fact that it encourages spiritual healing instead of treatment of patients. It’s suspected that on the basis of this argument, one of the believers lost her life while waiting for spiritual healing within the church premises at Kony-Paco.
12:59
12:59

Actis Completes UGX 200Bn Stake Sale in Umeme 4

Actis sold shares worth 199billion Uganda Shillings to various institutional investors, among them Africa’s largest fund, Investec.
12:42
12:42

Tooro Kingdom Loyalists at Parliament Amid Tight Security tooro subjects

On saturday, the subjects under their umbrella group, ‘Amacumu ne Bitara bya Rukirabasaija’ literally meaning the King’s Spears and Swords, started a four-day-walk to Parliament from Fort Portal Town to present a petition seeking the return of ‘Ebyaitu’
11:33
11:33

Ghost Road Gangs Irk Muhanga Town Council Residents kabale district 2

Such groups are supposed to be working on the roads in Muhanga town council but according to the locals and leaders at lower levels, the road gangs are non-existent. The local’s haven now petitioned the district leadership for possible intervention.
11:27
11:27

Umumuka Denies Resignation Claims

He suspects that the information could have originated from his rival Wash Joseph Kanyanya, the self styled head of Ibududa cultural institution.
10:52
10:52

Police Nabs 40 Suspected Criminals in Kitgum Operation uganda police force 2

In one of the cases, Lakony John, a resident of West-land Parish succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained during a robbery in May. Richard Oringa, a businessman wounded in the same incident is still admitted at St. Joseph’s hospital.
10:48
10:48

Deformed Mother Beats Odds to Survive 3

Naiga says despite her deformities, she has been able to enjoy her life. She does all the chores in her house such as washing, cooking and weaves mats and baskets to earn a living.
10:22
10:22

Kasese Floods; Kilembe Mines Hospital Re-opened river nyamwamba 1

The hospital had closed after River Nyamwamba burst its banks, gushing water to neighboring villages and cutting off transport in what seemed to be a repeat of the 2013 deadly floods that ravaged the area.
08:09
08:09

Profits Elude Busoga Fish Farmers fish farming 3

George Kalera, an administrator at a fish farm in Nakakabala village in Kamuli district says the increased cost of agricultural produce is taking a toll on fish farmers.
May 2014 24 results