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19:45
19:45

Twenty Six Petition Against NRM Aspirants 1 1

The NRM Electoral Commission has received at least 26 petitions against aspiring seeking to contest in the upcoming party primaries and 2016 elections.
19:25
19:25

Arua NRM Registrar Granted Bail 1

Arua high court on Wednesday granted a cash bail of three million shillings to Dan Opima, the NRM registrar Arua.
19:13
19:13

Government Moves To Create 12 New Municipalities 3 Top story

Government has tabled a motion in Parliament seeking to create twelve new municipalities.If passed, the number of municipalities in Uganda will shoot up to thirty four from twenty two. The twenty two municipalities are meant to begin operating with effect from July 2015. It is yet to be verified whether the new municipalities being created ahead of the next elections were budgeted for in the 2015/2016 budget.
18:37
18:37

Gulu Pastor In Sexual Exploitation Scandal 3 1

Born Again Pastors in Gulu have asked the District authorities and security to close one churches accusing its Pastors Ronny Odur Lagumkom of sexually exploiting his flock.
17:58
17:58

MPs Task Government to End Strike at Public Universities 2

The strike is likely to draw in students who have already issued an ultimatum to government to sort out the mess or they will be forced to act.
17:37
17:37

Nine Restaurants Drag NRM to Court Over Delegate\'s Food

The restaurants contend that the failure by the party to remit the remaining balance has caused them a financial loss due to reduced working capital as most of it was invested in the contract they had with NRM.
16:45
16:45

Kiplagat Gets Wildcard To IAAF World Championships In China beatrice ayikoru 1

The International Associations of Athletics Federations IAAF has offered Ugandas Benjamin Kiplagat a wildcard to take part in the 2015 World Championships.
16:28
16:28

KCCA, Uganda Land Commission Face Probe Over Demolition of Nabagereka Primary School 2

The report, which URN has seen, notes that Musisi, without consulting the Ministry of Education and Sports and Attorney General, made an undertaking to Boost Investments in May 2014 to relocate Nabagereka Primary School.
16:02
16:02

UNRA Probe Issues Criminal Summons Against City Lawyer

Kasirye says the Commission wants Baryaruha to explain why the contracts committee approved contracts and addendum in disregard of the advice from the solicitor General no to do so.
15:32
15:32

UNRA Procurement Director Resigned Over Intrigue kawempe-kafu road 2

According to Mugula, the contracts committee which was chaired by Patrick Muhumuza didnt allow him to make any submissions even though it was essential for the procurement of the contractors.
14:38
14:38

Mugabe Advances In ITF Futures Event In Egypt duncan mugabe 1

Ugandas top tennis player Duncan Mugabe on Tuesday advanced to the second round of the 2015 F26 mens singles Futures in Cairo, Egypt.
14:34
14:34

Democratic Alliance To Meet Over Constitutional Amendments electoral reforms 1 4 Top story

This afternoon, Wafula Oguttu, the Leader of Opposition in Parliament and The Democratic Alliance Spokesman told journalists at Parliament that opposition parties will pronounce on the next course of action. The Democratic Alliance maintains that no electoral reforms were made through the bill passed by parliament on Tuesday.
14:02
14:02

Uganda On Track In Reducing Mother To Child HIV Transmision hiv and aids 8

The Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDs UNAIDs in Uganda has expressed optimism that Uganda is likely to eliminate the number of children getting HIV transmitted from their mothers at birth by the end 2015.
13:35
13:35

Soroti University Construction Workers out on bond.

Twenty five construction workers of Soroti University held in connection over the death of businessman have been released on police bond.
13:29
13:29

Kalangala Palm Workers Complain of Low Pay 1

Masaba said the employees are over worked but are being paid less than the agreed amount of money.
12:48
12:48

Police Targets 11million Crime Preventers police recruitment 2

The drive which has been criticized as recruitment of the ruling party NRM mobilisers for the 2016 General Elections began in October 2014 when the Police was celebrating 100 years plus of service and moving from colonial policing to community policing.
12:44
12:44

Butaleja Man Electrocuted In Transformer Theft electricity 1

Olowo says the deceased was a motor vehicle mechanic in Mbale town and a resident of Bugema cell, Bunghokho sub-county in Mbale district.The body of the victim has since been taken to Busolwe hospital mortuary in Butaleja.
12:07
12:07

Buwenge Town Council Grapples with Stray Animals 3

Erisa Mingwa, the Buwenge town council Health Inspector says stray animals have become a common sight in markets, shops and streets.
11:23
11:23

Uganda Interrupts River Blindness Transmission in Nyamugasani 1 2

According to the Uganda Onchocerciasis Elimination Expert Advisory Committee, Uganda will achieve her target of nationwide elimination of river blindness by 2020.
10:54
10:54

Media Practitioners Split Over Journalist\'s Manifesto 1 2

Mariam Nalubega, the chairperson of the Uganda Parliamentary Forum on Media, explains that the manifesto was crafted following consultations and views gathered from about 200 journalists across the country.
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