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18:49
18:49

Lawyer Challenges Kayihura Torture Case police brutality 1

A Ugandan lawyer has petitioned the constitutional court challenging a decision by a lower court to summon the Inspector General of Police to appear before it.
18:27
18:27

Kabaziguruka, Nine Others Reject Trial Before Court Martial updf

The Nakawa Member of Parliament Micheal Kabaziguruka and eight others have rejected the trial before a military court saying their trial is illegal.
18:06
18:06

Hardship Allowance Changing Education In Kitgum hardship allowances 3

Five years later, the initiative has begun to positively touch and change education in Kitgum district. Matthias Ager Kisembo, the head teacher of Kitgum Matidi Primary school, says the move has completely eliminated absenteeism and laziness among his staff.
17:56
17:56

Museveni is a Beneficiary of Police Brutality - DP democratic party 1 1

Democratic Party DP leaders have described President Yoweri Musevenis comments condemning police brutality as a mockery saying he is a direct beneficiary of their actions.
17:34
17:34

MP Muhanga Probed Over Disputed Land Deal mp margaret muhanga 2 1

The accusations against Burahya County MP Margaret Muhanga stem from a transaction from which she acquired 23.1 acres of land from Uganda Broadcasting Corporation UBC at a cost of 10.2 billion Shillings. The land in question is located in Bugolobi, a suburb of Kampala.
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17:30

Jinja Municipality Moves To Evict Vendors, Kiosk Owners market vendors 4

Francis Byabagambi, Jinja town clerk, says all street vendors are supposed to return to Jinja central market as it is believed that many left the market for the streets. He also notes that all kiosk owners should within three months have identified other areas of operation to allow the municipal authorities to clean the town.
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16:37

Hundreds Stranded as Non-Teaching Staff Sustain Strike makerere strikes 3

All newly appointed students were, according to the schedule released earlier by the university, supposed to have picked provisional admission letters and paid at least 60 percent of the tuition by August 6.
16:24
16:24

Withdraw Govt Pledges If Unfulfilled - MPs 3 1

During the 9th Parliament, the previous committee members, led by former Terego County MP Kassiano Wadri, compiled at least 218 assurances made by different ministries and President Yoweri Museveni, totalling to about 1.8 trillion shillings.
16:04
16:04

Arua Police Detains 19 Students Over Strikes students' strike 2

The students are from Ocoko Modern Secondary in Ajia Sub County, St. Josephs College Ombaci in Dadamu Sub County and Mandela Secondary in Pajulu Sub County.
16:00
16:00

Uganda Records 52,000 South Sudan Refugee Arrivals charles yaxley 1 Top story

Most of the new arrivals from Yei say they received letters warning them to evacuate the town in anticipation of conflict between rebels and government forces.
15:40
15:40

Massa To Sue Celtic Over UGX167 Million Debt uganda cranes 1

Striker Geoffrey Massa is planning to sue his former employers Bloemfontein Celtic if they fail to pay up a debt of 690,000 Rands UGX167 million.
15:39
15:39

Over 700 Surgeons Lined Up for 2016 Imbalu Ritual 3

Local surgeons have been identified from the districts of Mbale, Bududa, Manafwa, Sironko and Bulambuli to be in charge of the tradition this year. Others were picked from areas that host large communities of Bamasaba in Bugerere, Buwenge, Kayunga, Kiryandongo in Uganda as well as Tran Nzoia and Bungoma in Kenya.
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15:36

Irregularities Blight Operation Wealth Creation in Luweero naads programme 5 1

Irregularities have blighted the Operation Wealth Creation OVC leaving local leaders and residents skeptical over its potential to create an impact in Luweero district.
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Ugandan Financial Market Too Small for Govt Borrowing - Expert dr fred muhumuza 2

A development economist Dr. Fred Muhumuza says Ugandas financial sector is too young and too small to accommodate government borrowing.
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Court: Jobless Youths Have Case to Answer yellow pigs protest 1

Grade one magistrate Moses Nabende said today there is need for Norman Tumuhimbise and Robert Mayanja to explain to the nation how the two pigs got their way into the precincts of Parliament on June 17, 2014.
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13:48

Police Officer In Kisoro Killed on Duty kisoro police

The deceased is Moses Kilongosi who was attached to the Field Force Unit.
13:39
13:39

Makerere Suspends Planned Closure of Fort Portal Campus makerere university

Moses Mugisa, a second year student of Business Administration had dragged the university to court for breach of contract. He accused the University of illegally closing the campus and relocating students.
13:23
13:23

Entebbe Raid: Non-aligned Movement Weighs In plane hijacking 1

In the sixth part of the Entebbe raid story, Uganda takes the fight to the Non-aligned Movement NAM summit in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
13:10
13:10

Nairobi to Drive Global Off-grid Electricity Agenda solar 1

Players discuss how to increase renewable energy solutions like solar and wind in rural areas where on grid power lines can not reach.
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12:57

Besigye's Luzira Prison Security Fears Baseless - Report luzira prisons 4 1

Nakawa Chief Magistrate James Ereemye visited former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye in prison after his continuous pleas to the court that his rights were being violated.
Aug 2016 28 results