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AMISOM Chief Condemns Al-Shabab, Mourns With Uganda al-shabaab attack 1 Top story

The Special Representative of the African Union Commission SRCC for Somalia, Ambassador Maman Sidikou has condemned the al-shabab attack on Ugandan troops deployed to Africa Union Mission in Somalia.
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Tumukunde Retirement Is Normal - Colonel Bantariza elections in 2016 2

Tumukundes retirement has been greeted with a lot of speculation especially with the timing in which his retirement application was approved and passed. A formerly controversial brigadier who criticized the President over lifting term limits, Tumukunde was remanded and tried for 8 years for indiscipline. In that time, he had sworn to leave the army and filed his retirement request but it wasnt granted until Monday evening.
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EAC Business Leaders Support Uganda-Kenya Sugar Exports

Richard Sezibera, the EAC Secretary General, described the back and forth finger pointing as the most unfortunate public row in the East African integration process. He said according to the EAC Customs Union, there is no such a thing as Ugandan sugar but rather and East African sugar.
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NRM Top Organ To Vet Party Aspirants nrm rebel mps 4 1 Top story

According to the NRM Secretary General, Justine Kasule Lumumba, all candidates will undergo thorough screening to ascertain their capabilities and strengths before their names are forwarded to the National Executive Committee conference in October.
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Village NRM Chairpersons Besiege Luweero Registrar over Money 3 1 Top story

Led by Zirobwe sub-county LC 5 councilor, Helen Nsereko, the chairpersons demanded for immediate arrest of Zirobwe sub-county NRM registrar Halima Nanyombi and Bamunanika Constituency NRM chairperson Ali Ndawula.They accuse them of forgery and embezzling 15,390,000 million shillings.
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Dozens of AMISOM Troops Killed in Deadly Al-Shabaab Attack war on terror Top story

According to sources in Somalia, a suicide bomber attacked the AMISOM base and begun shooting before he blew up himself killing several soldiers with him.
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Woman Held For Robbery of UGX10M

Iganga Police is holding a 34-year old woman on allegations of robbing 10 million shillings from Odedura Enterprises.
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Gulu Mayor Drops Out of NRM Primaries, Goes Independent influence peddling 2 1 Top story

Labeja who also doubles as the Gulu Municipality NRM chairperson says the party members are fighting him because of his refusal to award them contracts and give them money for NRM functions among other things.
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Deaf Persons Demand Sign Interpreters in Key Places 3 1

The deaf persons say they are losing out on key information and services because of the absence of sign language interpreters on television and key places like hospitals.
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MPs Question Delay of Hepatitis B Vaccination mps task government 4 1

This afternoon, Cecilia Atim Ogwal, the Dokolo Woman MP brought the issue on the floor of parliament as a matter of national importance.
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Rwabogo Meets NRM MPs Over Political Bid nrm elections 2015 2 1 Top story

In the three-hour meeting that was convened by NRM caucus Vice Chairman, Peter Ogwang, sources quoted Rwabogo making a passionate plea to the legislators to support him as part of a greater push for younger people into the top NRM structures.
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MOH Boosts Fight Against Non-Communicable Diseases high blood pressure 3 1 Top story

The Ministry of Health has distributed equipment worth 138 million Shillings to at least 40 health facilities and all regional referral hospitals countrywide to ease screening of non-communicable diseases.
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Mutai Targets Qualification For 2016 Olympic Games china 1 2

Bronze medal winner at the 2015 World Championships in China Solomon Munyo Mutai has set his eyes on qualification for next years Olympic Games.
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Mao To Pick TDA Nomination Forms on Friday norbert mao 3 1 Top story

Norbert Mao, the president of the Democratic Party will on Friday this week pick nominations forms for the joint opposition presidential candidate in The Democratic Alliance. This, as the party appeals to members who want to contest to submit interest by Friday.
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Soroti Mosque Property Wrangles: Muslims Call for the Intervention of the Mufti 4 1 Top story

Jaffar Adinan Butele, the secretary of the Jamia Mosque management committee says that they have tried to resolve their dispute with the executive of Teso Muslim District Council through dialogue in vain.
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14:46

Kitgum Hosts International Day of the Disappeared.

Kitgum district hosted the national day in remembrance of person who disappeared during the two decades of insurgency in Northern Uganda. Though the war ended in that part of the country, one of the permanent scars is the failure by relatives of those who were abducted to reunite with their relatives.
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Geothermal Leap for Developing World Needs Public Finance, Says Study 2 1

Geothermal energy has the potential to provide significant amounts of low-carbon, low-cost electricity in many developing countries.
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UNRA Paid UGX 2.3Bn More to Acquire L. Kyoga Ferry unra probe 3 1 Top story

The price at which Dutch Med was willing to supply the 5.6metre ferry was 2.3 billion shillings less than what was later used by Damen Shipyards.
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Mbabazi\'s Supporters Arrested for Distributing Posters elections 2016 1 1 Top story

The seven that include Joseph Kiiza, Bright Muhumuza and Benson Muntu Bakinyenza, the western region Mbabazi campaign coordinators were rounded up Tuesday morning at at Centenary Bank, Mbarara.
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Council Blocks Land for Masaka Pork Abattoir Project masaka municipality 3 1

Ali Matovu, the Kimanya-Kyabakuza Division LC III chairman where the project was to take place, says the municipality turned around and refused to surrender the parking yard for the pork abattoir. Some residents blame the council for a missed opportunity.
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