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World Bank: African Economic growth at 3.1% in 2018

Recent data in the Africa Economic Update released Wednesday afternoon point to a moderate strengthening of economic growth in early 2018.
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Onek Defends Relocation of Refugees from Israel to Uganda 1

The relocation of rejected African refugees from Israel to Uganda is a normal process, according to Hillary Onek, the Minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees. Onek told the media in Kampala today that the move by Uganda to receive 500 Eritrean and Sudanese refugees rejected by Israel is good, adding that only 500 refugees is not such a significant problem.
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Makerere Suspends Undergraduate Fees Increment makerere strikes 1

Makerere University management has capitulated to students demand and suspended fees increment for selected undergraduate courses. The suspension comes on the heel of a strike that started on Monday. The suspension came after a long day meeting between University management members led by Vice Chancellor, Prof Barnabas Nawangwe, and students leaders, chatting a way on ending the strike.
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How Police ICT Director was Pushed into Resignation 1

Ngabiranos resignation came a few days after the media carried a story indicating that the president had ordered the then Inspector General of Police IGP, Kale Kayihura to fire Ngabirano.
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Recruit Residents, Onek tells UN Agencies and Partners 1

According to Onek, one of the benefits for the local people is getting jobs especially for work that does not require specialized skills which may not be readily available.
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More than 2300 Case Files of Police Officers Shelved

Vincent Ssekate, the PSU Spokesperson, says the work of the unit is to investigate and forward a report to the Legal and Human Resource Administration after the investigations.
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Janet Museveni To Receive Commonwealth Team At Airport lamex omara apita 1

The First Lady and Minister for Education and Sports, Janet Kataaha Museveni will on Thursday be at Entebbe International Airport to receive Ugandas team that participated at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in Australia.
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Attorney General Grilled Over Term Limits in Amended Constitution nandala arrested 4 1 Top story

By agreeing to the Mafabi motion by majority vote, Parliament had in effect moved the article about the restored term limits and included it among entrenched articles of the constitution under Article 260. Article 260 details articles of the constitution whose amendment requires holding a referendum.
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13:51

Sheikh Kamoga Applies for Bail bail application

In a rejoinder, the State Attorney, Lillian Omara asked Kagoro to send the names and documents of Kamogas sureties to police for verification before they proceed with bail application. She said police have to ascertain whether the proposed sureties dont have any criminal background.
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7,000 'Ghosts' Found in Nakivale Refugee Settlement – Onek 1

In the case of Nakivale, Minister Hillary Onek says the World Food Programme, and other partners, used to supply food and non-food items in bulk, ostensibly for 16,000 refugees, when in actual fact there are only 9000 genuine recipients. Unscrupulous individuals running the distribution would then divert the extra food and non-food items onto the black market and share the spoils.
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Kaweesi Killing: Court Gives Prosecution Ultimatum to Conclude Investigations uganda

The Nakawa Chief Magistrate, Noah Sajjabi gave prosecution a month long ultimatum to conclude the investigations or else court throws out the matter.
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Bishop Ssemogerere Inducted Into Rotary 2 1

Up until today, a few priests held honorary membership in Rotary Clubs. They include Dr Cyprian Lwanga, the Archbishop of Kampala, Hannington Mutebi, the assistant Bishop of Kampala, Livingstone Kityo Luwalira, the Bishop of Namirembe and Amos Magezi, the Bishop North West Ankole.
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Massive Bribery, Extortion at Entebbe Airport 3

The officer reportedly told her that her documents had a problem, which she promised to solve only if she parted with USD 500. Alenyos sister Jackie Atim, narrated her sisters ordeal as the 23-year-old looked on with tears rolling down her cheeks.
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Six Self-kidnap Cases Reported in One Month political kidnaps 1 1

The Uganda Police Force is grappling with increased cases of self-kidnap across the country, especially among students and youths. In the last one month, more than 20 cases of kidnap have been reported with six of these discovered to have been self-kidnaps.
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Arrest of Security Informant Splits Police Bosses lira district 1

In her statement to police, Akello accuses Okello and Lira DPC, Joel Tubanone of threatening to kill her. It is alleged that the duo stormed Akellos home at Akia village Adekokwok Sub County in the evening hours a fortnight ago and threatened to kill her.
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Amin's Legacy was Genuine Emancipation of Ugandans - Son expulsion of asians 1 3

Jaffar Remo Amin, one of the sons of former president Idi Amin Dada, has said his fathers legacy was genuine emancipation of Ugandans and removing the chains of imperialism. Jaffar told Uganda Radio Network that General Amin, who grabbed power in a military coup in 1971, gave back the country to Ugandans.
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UPDF to Retrain Crime Preventers kale kayihura 3

Members of Parliament have tasked the army to explain the legal basis and sustainability of crime preventers in the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF.
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Construction of Modern Moroto Market Commences moroto municipality 2 1

Eng. Philip Pichan Cwinyai, the contract manager from the Lands, Housing and Urban Development, says the construction work is expected to take 24 months.
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