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Scores Feared Dead in Kiryandongo Accident gulu highway 1 Top story

The accident involved a Gaagaa bus, a trailer and a tractor. Our reporter at the scene says that bodies and survivors are strewn all over the place. Rescue teams headed by the police and ambulance services are now ferrying survivors and dead bodies to nearby health facilities.
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KCCA Councillors Competency Questioned 4 1

The red light on the performance of councillors has lately been raised by Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago, who faulted councillors for failing to produce reports, thereby bogging down the work of the council.
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Vipers SC Win Premier League Title dan sserunkuma 1 Top story

Vipers Sports Club are the 2017-2018 Azam Uganda Premier League Champions.
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What Is Good For Africa Is Good For the World- UN Chief african union

In his message, the UN chief applauded the continents leaders for reaching agreement on the African Continental Free Trade Area just a few months ago, creating one of the worlds largest trading blocs, comprising more than 50 countries.
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Female Legislators Tipped on Media Engagement united nations un 5

Chandra Yashasvi, African Regional Programme manager at the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association UK CPA UK says the training is aimed at enabling MPs to professionally engage the media without fear. He says its vital for MPs to have information at their fingertips and appropriately share it for the benefit of the public.
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KCCA Blocks Humphrey Nzeyi from Grabbing Driveway land probe 1 1

Nzeyi has also been cautioned against obstructing his neighbour Beatrice Yiga Musisi from using the same driveway and parking on grounds that they both enjoy equal rights on the property in question.
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Man Jailed 7 Years For Electronic Fraud buganda road court

State prosecutor Abdul Salaam Waiswa presented five witnesses who informed court that Turyarenga and others still at large on the July 12th 2017, within Uganda knowingly and deliberately using a communication infrastructure sent a deceitful message to a certain telephone number of Jacob Kafureeka alias Jakajex the Mayor of Ntungamo Municipality.
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Farmers Count Losses as Elephants Stray into Crops 2 1

Area councillor John Siriwayo says stray animals remain a huge problem to communities neighboring the park, whose main source of livelihood is agriculture. Siriwayo faults Uganda Wild life Authority UWA for remaining adamant to the plight of the farmers.
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Accountant General Tasked to Fast-Track Land Fund Formation land probe 4 1

The land probe commission led by Justice Catherine Bamugemereire has since learnt that all money for compensation of land owners is now channeled through a budget line identified as Project Support to Uganda Land Commission.
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Uncertainty at MUBS as Prof. Balunywa's Contract Expires makerere university 1 1

There is uncertainty on the next Principal at Makerere University Business School-MUBS will be ahead of the expiration of Prof. Waswa Balunywas contract on Monday. According to Prof. Balunywa, the recommendation by Prof. Baryamureeba for reappointment was in a bad faith since was not consulted.
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Supply of Septrin will Resume in July- Ministry ministry of health 1 Top story

Septrin is the brand name for a combination of antibiotics called cotrimoxazole, the main drug used to treat and to prevent a type of pneumonia called PCP. It also offers a high level of protection against toxoplasmosis and bacterial infections and is used to treat and fight conditions like flu, malaria, diarrhoea and tuberculosis.
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Pictorial: Parliament Hosts Muslims for Iftar Dinner

Parliament on Thursday night hosted the Muslim community for the Iftar dinner with Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga appealing to Muslims to plant trees during the holy month of Ramadhan.
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Luweero Youths Get Boost In HIV/AIDS Fight youths corners 3

Namakola adds that youths corners are crucial because they help youths to access information which they fear to acquire from general wards.
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Minister Amongi Fails to Produce Wanted Employee land probe 1 1

In her initial appearance before the commission, Amongi said that the transactions were undertaken by Henry Mubiru, the companys Managing Director without her consent.
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Five Jailed for Cutting Endangered Forest Products 1

Last year, Parliament declared Afzelia Africana, an endangered forest product requiring protection and effectively banned trade in it. However, Acholi sub region continues to fight illegal logging of the highly valuable tree species which only thrives in northern Uganda.
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Nine Refugees Arrested for Rioting Over Delayed Food Supply unhcr

Over 200 refugees at the camp turned rowdy when a team from the Office of the Prime Minister and the UN refugee agency UNHCR visited the camp for a data verification exercise. The refugees accused humanitarian agencies of delaying their food distribution and starving them.
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Hearing of Finnish Nationals Murder Case Hits Snag

Prosecution further alleges that A4 Accused number four Alinda and A5 Kyabagye on February 2, in Kampala forged an invitation letter dated February 2, 2018 purporting that it was signed by Col Frank Bagyenda Kaka, the Director of Internal Secutity Organization.
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Kinyara Sugar Works Strike Called Off payments

The over 500 workers from various departments laid down their tools on Monday this week protesting among other things harsh working conditions, discrimination, Low pay, Illegal dismissal of their colleagues from work and the ongoing rumors that their wages would be reduced
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26 DRC Nationals Arrested for Abducting Ugandan Fishermen 1

Maimai has since asked for 10 boxes of ammunition from the government of Uganda as ransom for the release of the abductees.
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Flash Floods Kill Four In Amudat 1 1

Seraphine Alia, the Amudat Chief Administrative Officer, says that victims were overpowered by flash floods as they tried to flee from their houses.
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