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19:53

Cancer Claims Gulu Veteran Journalist lacor hospital

Renowned Gulu-based writer and talk show host Richard Mungu has died at St. Marys Hospital Lacor. Relatives say Richard Mungu succumbed to cancer which he has been battling since last year.
19:23
19:23

Age Limit : NRM Caucus Asks "Rebel" MPS To Explain parliament 3 1 Top story

Each of the legislators that voted against the Bill is required to to write to Party Chief Whip, Ruth Nankabirwa with an explanation.
19:20
19:20

NCHE Blocks Planned Opening of Soroti University 2 1

The envisaged Science and Technology University was supposed to have its pioneer class in August 2016 but it failed to admit students due to unfinished construction works. The University officials were now hoping to open the University for Admissions this January but with a new report from NCHE, its opening still hangs in balance.
19:13
19:13

MPs Query UGX 2 Billion Budget Cut to Muni University 3 1

A total of 4.55 billion Shillings was approved for the University during the financial year under review. However, only 2.535 billion Shillings was availed indicating a 44.3 percent cut in its development budget funding.
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19:11

NRM Sets Up Committee to Probe PTA Loan Scandal nrm caucus 1 1

It is reported that after the loan application was rejected by Parliament on January 7, 2016, the Ministry of Finance amended the objective of the loan to indicate that money was urgently needed to procure medical supplies for the country. It was subsequently approved three months later.
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Local Gov't Ministry Directs Parish Chiefs, Town Agents to Upgrade in Two Years local government 2

Ronald Ndawula, the LC 5 Chairman of Luweero, says the two year grace period is a huge relief to parish chiefs who hadnt acquired the required academic papers.
17:48
17:48

Oil And Gas Suppliers Database Update Goes Biannual 1

The change is to allow more competition in the sector by allowing more companies to seek for the lucrative jobs in the oil and gas sector
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Universities to Get Certificate of Financial Implication for New Programs education ministry 2 1

The communication, from the Deputy Secretary to Treasury Patrick Ochailap indicated that no program should be taken to the National Council for Higher Education for accreditation before a certificate of financial implication on the ability to run the program is issued.
17:37
17:37

DPP Apologizes Over Delays in Dr. Nyanzi "Pair of Buttocks" Case dr stella nyanzi

On July 21st 2017, J Dr. Nyanzis lawyer, Isaac Semakadde wrote to Justice Mike Chibita, the Director of Public Prosecution asking him to drop the charges, saying the lawprovides for feedback with in a period of not more than sixty days.
17:18
17:18

Gashumba Pleads Not Guilty court 2

In his ruling, the Chief Magistrate, James Eremye Mawanda declined to remand the suspect, saying prosecution had failed to present sufficient grounds to cause the cancellation of their bail.
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16:17

Katakwi Youth Petition President Museveni Over Livelihood Fund Suspension

The programme has been operational since 2016. However, due to the failed recovery of funding during the first year of implementing the programme, the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development suspended funding in several districts citing misappropriation of the project funds officials or beneficiaries.
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15:32

Sobi Transferred to Nalufenya Police Facility 1 Top story

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson told URN that the suspects were no longer at Nsangi Police Station.
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Pictorial: 68th Mak Graduation Kicks Off makerere university Top story

A total of 2,425 students have today graduated from Makerere University on the first of the four day 68th graduation held at the university freedom square.
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15:03

Police Investigates Death of Mubende Woman

Naluyimas husband, Tom Kyeyune found her lifeless body lying in a bush on Lisa village at around 7am this morning.
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14:28

MPs Task KCCA to Explain Suspension of Rail Services parliament

KCCA had initial plans of extending rail services to the areas of Luzira and Nalukolongo, in Nakawa and Rubaga Divisions respectively, following the introduction of passenger train services between Kampala and Namanve, in 2015. It was hoped that the introduction and subsequent expansion of train services, would decongest the city.
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13:53

Mak Chancellor Calls for Restoration of Africa's Dignity makerere university 3 1 Top story

He said the dignity of the African nations and the Africans is now being openly and blatantly attacked and abused. Africans who cant find employment at home have been facing inhumane conditions and death in attempts to immigrate to other continents, Prof Suruma said.
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13:46

Atomic Energy Chief Visits Uganda Over Nuclear Ambitions iaea 1

Yukiya Amano is expected from 17th to 20th January 2018 to among other activities commission newly acquired radiotherapy machines at Uganda Cancer Institute.
13:40
13:40

Prof Ddumba Appointed Muteesa One University Council Vice Chairman 1

Prof. Kasule says he is open to dialogue whenever there are challenges and misunderstandings to steer the Buganda Kingdom founded university to greater heights.
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13:22

Committee Questions Education Budget Cuts national budget 1

According to Nakayenze, the share of the education budget in comparison to the overall national budget has been reducing from 14.6 1.6 trillion of the Shilling 12 trillion budget in the 2012/2013 financial year to now 11.03.2 in the next financial year 2018/2019.
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12:28

General Court Martial Grants Police Constable Bail

His sureties also executed non-cash bond of Shillings 5 million. Lt Gen Andrew Gutti directed Katende not to leave the country until their case is disposed of. He also noted that the decision to release Katende was based on the fact cannot influence the case given his low rank.
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