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Sep 2016 16 results
17:40
17:40

FDC Demands Review of Policy on Medals winnie byanyima 1 2 Top story

According to Oguttu, medals should only be awarded to individuals, who have made significant contribution to the country through their initiatives, creativity and service.
17:36
17:36

Bad Weather Forces Small Plane To Land Near Lake Albert emergency landing

Bad weather forced a light aircraft with eight people on board to make an emergency landing at Bugoma primary school playground in Kyangwali sub county on Monday.
17:25
17:25

South Sudan: Business Picking Up, Pound Still Subdued 2

Davin Angutia, a travel and logistics agent in Arua Park in Kampala says the relative peace in South Sudan has boosted travel and trade between the two countries.
17:17
17:17

Police: New Conterfeit Currency In Circulation fake notes 2

According to preliminary police investigations, the counterfeit currency is printed by a racket in a neighboring country.
16:30
16:30

Former LRA Abductees in Lango Accuse Govt of Neglect lra rebels 5 1

Through their umbrella organisation, Lango Youth Former Captives/Returnees Association -LYFCA, the group notes that most of them are in dire need for help, yet government has done little to facilitate their reintegration into the community.
16:09
16:09

Jobless Brotherhood Members Storm Jinja Police 2

Those in custody include Robert Mayanja, the Deputy National Coordinator and Augustine Ojabire, the Eastern Coordinator Jobless brotherhood.
15:18
15:18

Masindi Sacco Opts For Seed Liability Loan 1 1

Bob Muzoora, the MADFA Sacco manager, says they declined to take the loan offer from Micro Finance Center since they had already struck an agreement with AK Oils and Fats Company limited.
13:24
13:24

MP Ssekikubo Election Petition Hearing Hits Snag patrick nkalubo 4

Last week, Nkalubo filed two fresh applications seeking an extension of time to allow him challenge Ssekikubos victory through a direct electoral petition as well as appealing the dismissal of his earlier application for vote recount.
13:11
13:11

Dokolo Residents Protest Sale of Mining Area energy

Their action stemmed from a recent move by the district leadership to demarcate the land for sale to International Lifeline Fund, a Non-Governmental Organisation implementing small institutional stove programme.
12:20
12:20

Over Ugx 4 Billion Needed to Beautify Heritage Sites in Lango tekwaro lango 1 4 Top story

The sites include Barlonyo Memorial, Got Ibuje-Tyen Olum, Kungu also known as the Jubilee site and Got Otuke among others, which carry years of history for the northern Uganda sub region.
12:06
12:06

Namayingo Fisherman Mauled by Crocodile

Peter Wafula, the LC I chairperson, Mulwanda landing site, says residents recovered the deceaseds sandals, toes and wristwatch moments after he had been eaten by the crocodile.
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11:47

DRC Govt Orders Kinshasa Schools to Re-open fighting in congo

The week long protests claimed a total of 50 people according to the DRC government although the number has been disputed by the opposition and Civil society.
10:38
10:38

17 Drown In DRC soldier

Paul Kapitula, the Chairperson of Civil Societies in Beni, says the drunken soldiers were dressed in plain clothes when they started shooting in the air prompting residents to flee in panic in fear of an attack by suspected Allied Democratic Force-ADF rebels.
09:59
09:59

WHO Initiative to Tackle Cardiovascular Disease in Uganda 1

The Global Hearts Initiative aims to scale up measures to reduce salt and tobacco use and strengthen health care services for dealing with cardiovascular diseases which kill more than 17 million people annually.
07:55
07:55

Luweero On the Spot Over Prolonged Interdiction of Staff

Erasto Kibirango, a lawyer with Kwizera Mukisa and Company Advocates says such delays benefit the accused persons as they are overtaken by events as both the complainants and witness lose interest in the matter.
07:02
07:02

Kabale School Struggles to Operate Without Latrine toilets 1 3

Tedson Niwagaba, the Kamwezi Sub County LC III Chairperson, says they notified the district on the situation at the school, but they havent received any response.
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