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Jun 2016 13 results
16:03
16:03

DP Hails Kanyike's Appointment democratic party dp 1 1

Allan Sewanyanya, the Makindye West MP who is also a member of the Democratic Party says the appointment of Kanyike will strengthen their voice at KCCA.
15:33
15:33

Arua District Bans Charcoal Burning charcoal business 1 3

Agnes Zako, a charcoal dealer says the ban will not yield the desired results since many district officials whom she declined to mention are the ones paying them to burn charcoal.
14:52
14:52

UPDF Officers Train in Specialized Mountain Warfare france 1

According to Ankunda, during his tour of the training camp in Kasese on Friday, President Yoweri Museveni suggested the establishment of a specialized Mountain warfare training institute to train and equip the armed forces to secure and guarantee security on all the mountains in the country.
14:28
14:28

Journalists Reject Proposed Amendment to Uganda Communication Act 2013. 2 1

Robert Ssempala, the Coordinator of Human Rights Network for Journalist Uganda says plans are underway to table the bill before parliament bill, officials from Uganda Media Council have embarked on a countrywide tour to register journalists, editors and media house owners as part of their strategy to gather signatures in support of the bill.
14:02
14:02

Prime Minister Appoints Committee To Review Makerere Fees Policy 1

Tayebwa says the committee will make sure the work is accomplished within a weeks time. He says that as the chairperson of the finance budget committee of the university, he is conversant with the financial situation in the university and will work to ensure that the issues raised are addressed.
13:15
13:15

Kaabong Hospital Patients Battle Bed Bugs kaabong district 2 1

Patience Ojok, a senior nursing officer at the hospital acknowledges the presence of bed bugs in the wards, saying they have tried to fumigate the wards in vain.
11:41
11:41

Drama As Chinese Officials Fail to Show Journalists Donated Equipment 2 1

Out of frustration, the Chinese officials who were speaking on top of their voices started taking pictures of journalists who were now talking to one of the hospital officials.
10:46
10:46

Makindye Shooting Triggered by Domestic Brawl-Residents soldier shoots

Rosemary Nantale, also a resident of the barracks, says initially when they heard the gunshots they though the barracks was under attack only to find several people dead including a soldier. According to Nantale, Obuas wife had gone out of the barracks by the time the shooting started.
09:42
09:42

We Are Ready to Face Vipers - Onduparaka FC Head Coach vipers fc 2

Speaking to URN in an interview on Friday at their temporary training ground at Kyambogo University, Kibonge says they have prepared enough mentally and physically to beat Vipers so that the trophy goes to West Nile.
09:21
09:21

Minister Muyingo Directs Police to Arrest Defiler Teacher defilement 1 2

Virginia Saif, the head of programs Plan International Uganda one of the organizations fighting for children rights, has asked government to increase funding for the enforcement of children rights.
08:43
08:43

King Oyo Implores Kingdom Parliament to Prioritize Return of Assests 1

In 2014, Tooro Kingdom loyalists successfully petitioned parliament for the return of Kingdom assets and properties. The campaign spearheaded by a youth group referred to as Amacumu ne Bitara bya Rukirabasaija involved a 300km walk from Fort portal to Kampala to deliver the petition to parliament.
08:21
08:21

Over 15 Minor Offenders Missing Court Sessions Due to Lack of Transport magistrate court

However, Elly Magwara, the Kasese Vice chairperson opposed the construction of a remand home in the district and instead proposed the construction of rehabilitation center. According to Magwara, most of the children are in conflict with the law due to lack of counseling and guidance.
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