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Vipers SC Stop Champs KCCA milton karisa 1

Attacking midfielder Milton Karisa scored a brace to help hosts Vipers SC defeat KCCA FC 3-2 in an Azam Uganda Premier League game played at the St. Marys Stadium, Kitende on Friday.
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Funding Cuts Defeat Education for All Resolve –Teachers twaweza uganda 1 4

The demand was made by a cluster of teachers, head teachers and non-government organizations during a meeting to commemorate the Global Action Week for Education. The officials observed that Ugandas education standards are slipping because financing into the sector is inadequate, a move which defeats the ambition for providing education for all.
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Mugabe To Face England's Cooper In ITF Pro Circuit india 1

Englands Joe Cooper will stand in Duncan Mugabes way when the two players face off in the qualifiers of the 2018 ITF Uganda Pro Tennis Circuit on Saturday.
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Millions Lost As MV-Kalangala Remains Grounded passengers 3

Kalangala district chairperson Willy Lugoloobi says the vessel which carries up to 200 people and 12 vehicles, has been undergoing maintenance since April 5 at Port Bell in Kampala. It was expected to resume operations on April 25.
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Car dealers Seek Lower Taxes on Newer Car-Models ministry of finance 4

Marvin Ayebare, the Secretary-General of associated motor dealers 2015 says that Ugandans are not economically prepared for newer car models given their limited incomes and the poor state of the road network.
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Museveni Cautions Women Against Bleaching herbal medicine 5 1 Top story

In his speech, Museveni said that science or the use of nature was not witchcraft but the ability to change lives by using nature. He said bleaching as one of the ways Africans have continued to undermine nature causing the continent to lag behind.
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Over 500 Traders Face Eviction From Nile Market njeru town council 3 2

Nile market, in Njeru town council, has been in existence for over 30 years. However, its lease title expired last year. But, the traders say that six of their colleagues betrayed them and applied for a new lease through a newly registered company throwing them in balance.
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Man Handed 30-Year Jail Sentence for Defilement

Court presided over by Justice Duncan Gaswaga heard that on January 11, 2017, while in Saveya cell in Mbarara municipality, the accused, Jackson Tumusiime lured two juveniles into sexual activity and convinced them to remain silent, after the act.
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Expedite Witness Protection Bill- Law Reform Commission patrick onyango 1 2

The Bill, drafted in 2015, provides for the protection and safety of witnesses in court proceedings and the facilitation of all persons with information relating to proceedings of an investigation, trial, inquiry or procedure. It also provides for the establishment of a Witness Protection Agency.
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1000 S.6 Leavers Set for Patriotism Training uganda media centre 3

The training which starts this Saturday is aimed at guiding and equipping the students with the capacity to manage the transition from secondary schools to post-secondary study programmes, according to Brigadier Patrick Mwesigye, Commissioner of patriotism in the office of the President,
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Abolition of District Land Boards A Bad Move- Lawyers land commission 1 6 Top story

The comments are in reference to the recent recommendations made by the land probe committee led by Justice Catherine Bamugemereire, as part of an interim report submitted to President Yoweri Museveni. The commission recommended that District Land Boards and Area Land Committees be dissolved and their mandate passed on to the proposed Land Authority.
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Muslim Cleric Siraje Kawooya Applies for Bail court of appeal 1 1

Kawooya was convicted by a panel of three judges; Ezekiel Muhanguzi, Jane Kiggundu and Percy Tuhaise and sentenced alongside Sheikh Murta Mudde Bukenya, Sheikh Fahad Kalungi, and Sheik Yunus Kamoga for abetting terrorism in a trial that ended in August 2017.
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Two Parish Chiefs Arrested in Masindi for Fraud 2

The arrest followed findings of a field monitoring exercise led by Finance committee chairperson Salama Kugonza and District Revenue Officer Moses Kalyegira in the lower local governments. During the exercise, it was established that the Parish Chiefs take long to remit the revenue leading to misuse of funds and under-declaration.
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Police Rescues South Sudan Child from Kidnappers

According to Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire, the boy was dragged into a motor vehicle and driven around Kampala as his captors made calls demanding for a ransom. Owoyesigire says the kidnappers had demanded four million Shillings.
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Gov't Advised to ‘Go-Slow' on Old Car Ban old cars 1

Lugoloobi, who was speaking during a live tweet-chat organized by Parliament, cautioned that the move is risky. He said that government has been collecting 182 billion Shillings annually over the past five years which however is likely to slip, as fewer Ugandans will be able to afford newer vehicles.
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Herdsmen Vacate Oil Refinery Land in Buseruka-Hoima

The group had been given a one-week ultimatum by security agencies to vacate the refinery land or else be forcefully evicted. Initial reports indicated that more than 15000 head of cattle were being grazed on the land in question, by herdsmen who had earlier been evicted from Northern Uganda.
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Trauma Centers Could Counter Violent Extremism - Residents 3 1

A research by the Flying Squad unit of Police in 2015 indicated that up to 70 percent of high profile violent crimes were committed by war veterans, Iraq returnees and refugees. Most of these people have had traumatic experiences of violence and a nearness to death or watched their loved ones being taken away from them.
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Makerere Didn't Provide the Best Working Environment-Tamale augustine tamale

He made reference to a stumbling block he met in his push to enable Makerere Holdings Company to take over the souvenir shop which is now under the management and control of Jackie Ayorekire, the Assistant Bursar in charge of revenue collection. The shop sells customized university products like shirts, books and other products.
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Cyclist Ssekanga Disappeared In Australia – Ayikoru beatrice ayikoru 1

The Chief de mission of Ugandas team at the just ended 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, Beatrice Ayikoru has disclosed that another athlete Vienna Ssekanga also disappeared in Australia.
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Juvenile, 37 Others Arrested in Masaka for Drug Abuse night operations 2

The arrested persons were found either selling or using the prohibited drugs that included marijuana, Khat and aviation fuels among others.
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