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UNBS Seizes 14 Tons of Sub-Standard Iron Sheets 1 1

The iron sheets that were seized were gauge 32 labeled as gauge 30 that are allowed on the Ugandan market. The iron sheets were seized during an going survey of building materials in the West Nile region.
23:38
23:38

Museveni, Uhuru Kenyatta Commission Malaba Border Post 1

The two Presidents are expected to commission the Malaba border stations this Saturday.
23:24
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UNEB Cautions Against Increasing Registration Fees 2 1

Dan N Odongo says that schools should specify why they are charging more money instead of rounding it up as lump sum under UNEB fees. Schools need to specify why they are charging more money instead of terming it as UNEB registration fees because this is giving us a bad name yet we are innocent.
23:18
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Kabarole Councillor Remanded For Assaulting Journalist joram bintamanya

Jorum Bintamanya was arrested on Wednesday for assaulting Edris Lukwago, a journalist working with Uganda Broadcasting Corporation- UBC.
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Museveni Negotiates Access To Tanzanian Sugar Market kinyara sugar works 1

President Museveni and his Tanzanian counterpart, John Pombe Joseph Magufuli met Wednesday at State House Entebbe. They discussed possibilities of Tanzania opening up its market to Ugandan sugar.
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19:48

KCCA FC Stop CNaps 1-0 cnaps fc 1 Top story

A second half goal by Paul Mucureezi against Madagascars CNaps FC at the StarTimes Stadium on Wednesday was enough to send KCCA FC to the first round of the 2018 CAF Total Champions League.
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Bamugemereire Clarifies Mailo Land Recomendation buganda kingdom 1 Top story

The Commission denies that it was established Commission was set up specifically to target land belonging to certain cultural groups like the Buganda Kingdom.
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Faith Groups Ask For Universal Health Insurance In EAC entebbe Top story

The call for health insurance comes amidst concerns that some of the states in East Africa have not rolled out health Insurance schemes for their citizens. Currently Kenya and Rwanda seem to have functioning health insurance schemes.
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PAC: Non Submission of Reports by Oil Companies a Threat to Sector pepd 3

Robert Kasande, the Energy Ministry, Permanent Secretary, defended the ministry, saying they have been demanding for the reports from the oil companies in vain.
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Science Subjects Worst Performed uneb 3 1

The Education Minister, Janet Kataha Museveni who was represented by Muyingo expressed concern over the small number of female students offering Science subjects at A level.
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Police Investigates Death of Pupil at Mbarara School

Rwizi Regional Police Spokesperson, Samson Kasasira, says they have launched investigations into the incident, adding that they have picked up a teacher identified as Ronath Kyompaire to help police investigations.
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Resolve Differences: Otafire to Tumukunde, Kayihura 1 3

The minister spoke about the bickering between his comrades shortly after appearing before the Human Rights Committee where he was summoned to explain issues relating to human rights violations and the persistent congestion in prisons among others.
17:04
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EAC Presidents Asked to Go Slow On Somali Membership eala

Dr. Richard Mshomba, an Economics Professor at La Salle University and author of a book about economics of integration in East Africa argues that Somalia should be allowed to grow trade with East Africa until a time when it is ready. Mshomba says the EAC currently doesnt have a plan to manage admission of new members.
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Court Martial to Contest Aguma Release Order joel aguma

In her judgement, Justice Oguli concurred with Aguma, saying his trial for the same offenses in the court martial amounts to double jeopardy given the fact that he was tried by another wing of an Armed Force. She therefore directed the army court to hand over the police officer to the Police Professional Standards Unit for investigations and appropriate action.
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Luweero Man Wanted for Kidnapping Twins penal code act 3

Paul Kangave, the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson, says they are tracking down the suspect, adding that they have deployed operatives from the Flying Squad and Crime Intelligence Units to help with the search.
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Hearing of Treason Suspect's Case Hits Snag uganda

Justice Wilson Masalu Musene directed the prosecution to work on the problems of the witness to enable him testify effectively in court and adjourned the matter to February 28th 2018.
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Govt Revives Call for Relocation of Luzira Prison luzira prisons 1 2

Government has revived its call for the relocation of Luzira Prisons with the Justice and Constitutional Affairs Minister Kahinda Otafiire saying the facility should not be located in the capital city.
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Report: Mbarara University Lacks 78% of Required Academic Staff 1

The Auditor General report released last month indicates that the university has staff establishment of 2,497 positions but only 535 are filled leaving a total of 1,956 positions vacant. This represents 78.3 of the total staff establishment.
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DFID Gives Judiciary UGX 1.8B for Corruption Fight 1

SUGAR is a five year technical advisory facility that provides government technical support to increase the risky for public officials involved in corruption
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Refugee Scandal: A Bitter Fight Over Control of Register and Resources 1 1 Top story

The scandal surrounding abuse of funds for refugees may appear a straightforward case of corruption but beneath it is a bitter fight for the control of the registration of refugees and the opportunities that come with it. Early this year, it emerged that the refugees number estimated to be over 1.4 million might have been inflated and exaggerated by crooked officials in the Department of Refugees DoR in collusion with humanitarian agency officials.
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