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18:11

Private Clinics on the Spot for Employing Inexpereinced Lab Technicians wrong medication 1

Faith Mugenyi, a resident of Fort Portal says two weeks ago, she took his son to a private clinic for a lab test. The lab results indicated that he was suffering from brucellosis.
17:36
17:36

Defacto Somali Ambassador Wanted for Defying Court Order

According to the court summons dated October 24, Dahir is wanted for hatching plans to form a parallel Somali association contrary to an earlier court order stopping that move.
17:13
17:13

Ethics Director Defends Irregular Payment ban pornography 2

But in his defense, Muganzi told the committee chaired by Alice Alaso, the Serere district woman MP that he was forced to pay out the money to staff in allowances because of the poor pay their receive from government. In the financial Year ending 2013, the Auditor General revealed that Ugx247 was diverted from budgeted vote and there wasn't any documentation.
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16:27

Police Fire Live Bullets to Disperse Waragi Protestors in Napak rioters

Police on Tuesday morning fired live bullets in the air to disperse an unspecified number of rowdy Waragi protestors in Napak district, Karamoja sub region. Information available to Uganda Radio Network indicates that police including the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) have been deployed at all police posts in the district.
16:08
16:08

UPDF changes troops, Commander in Somalia 1

The soldiers who landed in Mogadishu on Tuesday will meet a string of attacks on AMISOM bases in Mogadishu that have been staged by the Al-Shabaab militants. On Sunday, the Al-Shabaab, for the fourth time in a week, attacked an AMISOM and Somali National Army military base in Gubta in the Mogadishu capital.
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15:38

Oil Discovery Boosts Hotel Business In Hoima 3

Emmanuel Mugisha, the General Manager of the newly established Glory Summit Hotel they have hosted a number of employees from oil companies and workshops on oil issues since they started operating one month ago.
15:08
15:08

Nsubuga, Kabengano Qualify For African Zone 4.2 Chess Event egypt

Mawanda, on the other hand finished second at 2.5 points while Gonza, Farouk and Buti finished in a third joint position with 1.5 points apiece.
14:46
14:46

Who is Doris Akol? cg doris akol 3 1 Top story

Nineteen years ago, Doris Akol joined Uganda Revenue Authority's legal department. She is now going to head to the authority, after beating seven others to the job. As a trained lawyer, with a Masters Degree from Makerere University and another from the University of McGill in Canada, she was described by Allen Kagina, the out-going Commissioner General as a person who pays attention to detail and efficient in what she does.
14:40
14:40

Cure Hospital Develops New Surgical Procedure For Hydrocephalus 3

He explains that the new procedure, which was developed by Dr. Benjamin Warf, the hospitals founding director requires the use of an endoscopic technique through the nose which results in faster recovery, a shorter admission period, less risk and fewer problems compared to the shunt system.
14:17
14:17

Liquid Telecom Injects UGX 2Billion in Infocom Expansion 1

A statement issued by the company, indicates that demand for data services is growing in Uganda at a time when data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (Unctad) shows the country as leading the East African region in attracting FDI in 2013.
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12:46

Over 50 Mbarara University Support Staff Go Without Salary for 10 years 2 2

John Kaheru, one of the affected staff says the university owes gim for more than 10 years.
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11:54

Gov't Sends Two Cups of Beans to Wildlife Victims in Oyam 2

Josephine Adong, a mother of four describes the government intervention as an insult to the victims. She says what they have received is too little to cater for their meals for even two days.
11:14
11:14

UBOS Sets to Release Preliminary Census Results 1

Joshua Mubulire, UBOS public relations officer says the exercise is to evaluate the magnitude of content and coverage errors among others
10:33
10:33

UGX 4.3 Billion Teachers' SACCO Money Lying Idle At The Micro Finance Support Centre 2

It is emerging that, teachers have refused to borrow the money since last year citing the exhorbitant interest rate, which they claim is higher than the commercial bank. URN couldn't independently verify this particular claim.
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09:41

Sex Scandal: Christians Want Parish Priest Out 2 1

Akankwasa alleges that in July 2013, Kyarikunda visited her home at night to inform them about the death of their relative but her mother informed the priest that she didn't have money for transport.
07:33
07:33

Museveni Directs PM Rugunda To Resolve Bulambuli Land Dispute 3

In his letter to Rugunda, Museveni acknowledges that several authorities his office deployed to resolve the land conflict have failed.
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06:59

Lighting Kills Amuru Couple lightning arrestors

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa regional police spokesperson identifies the deceased as Stella Aberand Bosco Komakech, both residents of Paromo village.
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