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22:14
22:14

Catholic Bishops Oppose Sexuality Education, Biosafety Law

But the Bishops say that while in principle they support sexuality education as an important component for an integral and healthy education, the final framework ignored substantial contributions of the Catholic Church.
21:42
21:42

Mbarara Pastors Bicker over Crusade 2

Bishop Nathan Ibrahim, of Daystar Cathedral filed the petition seeking an injunction to block a group of pastors from holding the crusade in question because they were reportedly doing it without his knowledge.
20:03
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MP Betty Nambooze Released On Police Bond political leaders 3 1

Nambooze was arrested early today from her home in Nabuti, Mukono district, before being taken to Jinja Road Police Station and later to Naggalama Police Station for a statement.
20:03
20:03

MUASA Warns Vice Chancellor Against Intimidating Staff makerere university 2 3

Nawangwe accuses Kamunyu of uttering allegations about Illegal appointments, irregular amendment of the human resource manual by the council and among others
19:37
19:37

Kayihura Arrest Leaves Neighbors, Workers in Shock 3

His neighbours and workers in Lyantonde told Uganda Radio Network that the home was first cordoned off on Tuesday morning before a UPDF helicopter flew in at around mid-day. However, it later left the compound without Kayihura on board.
19:30
19:30

Stray Dog Injures Eight in Masindi District residents 1

The injured, among them children and adults, have been taken to Masindi Hospital for medical attention. However, the facility does not have Anti-rabies vaccines.
19:03
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Kidnaps: Schools Tighten Security kidnap cases 2

Several schools in Kampala have put up safety measures in the wake of rampant reports of kidnaps around the country.
18:46
18:46

Land Probe Investigates Issuance of Land Titles in Wetlands illegal land titles 4 1

The Justice Catherine Bamugemereire led Commission today interfaced with Dr. Tom Okurut, the Executive Director of the National Environment Management Authority NEMA following a whistle blower report to the Commission on the issuance of land titles in the two wetlands contrary to the law.
18:38
18:38

Kadaga Calls for National Action Plan on Albinism 1 1

Kadaga observed that efforts to help Albinos are often frustrated because of the absence of information on their numbers and location across the country. Although there are no clear records, the ministry of gender says that the highest number of Albinos is in Eastern Uganda, particularly in the districts of Buyende, Jinja and Iganga.
18:35
18:35

Bars Heighten Security Ahead of World Cup 2018 world cup 2

As the 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off tomorrow, several bars and other hangout places are improving security measures to avoid a repeat of the 2010 terror attacks.
18:11
18:11

KCCA Labour Court to Rule on Mak, Administrative Staff Dispute makerere university 1 3

The staffs have asked the labour officer to award them punitive damages, with an intention to deter Makerere University and its managers from engaging in conduct similar to that which formed the basis of the lawsuit.
18:05
18:05

Depreciating Shilling: BoU Says Trend is Not Worrying 1 3

The Shilling has for the last three months been weakening against hard currencies like the US Dollar and the British Pound. Today, the Shilling is trading at 3833/3843 on the buying and selling sides, causing concerns that the 4,000-shilling mark is likely to be reached soon.
17:42
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Ongwen Trial Overshadows Kwoyelo's Domestic Prosecution 1

To address the confusion, Amooti says Uganda Law Society has developed a project to sensitize victims about their rights before the international crimes division of the high court and how they can access information in the court.
17:21
17:21

MPs Task Government to Release UGX 15 Billion SAGE Funds 1

Members of Parliament on the Forum on social protection have appealed to Government to release UGX 15.38bn Social Assistant Grants for Empowerment for the elderly.
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General Court Martial Term Expires lt gen andrew gutti 2

Some of the prominent cases which were supposed to be heard at the General Court Martial at their headquarters based in Makindye but have not been heard include the case of Abdullah Kitatta , the Patron of Boda Boda 2010 Association and ten others.
16:32
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MP Nambooze Held on Offensive Communication Charges mp abiriga murdered

Nambooze is one of four people who were on Monday put under investigations for their communication on social media before and after the death of Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiriga and his brother Saidi Butele Kongo.
16:16
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UCC Warns Broadcasters against Hate Speech

UCC Corporate Affairs Director Fred Otunnu says the commission has noted an increase in this trend following the murder of Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiriga and his bodyguard Saidi Butele Kongo. The two were gunned down on Friday, June 8, from Kawanda, along the Kampala-Gulu highway.
15:46
15:46

Kalangala Fishermen Protest Income Tax Collection fishing 4 1

Hannington Makubya, the Chairperson Kalangala fisheries Union, says that since they were tasked to pay income tax, many fishermen have failed to register for Tax Identification Number-TIN.
15:16
15:16

Kayihura Airlifted to Mbuya lyantonde district 1 Top story

A statement signed by UPDF Spokesperson Brig Richard Karemire says that Kayihura was asked to report to the UPDF Chief of Defence Forces Gen David Muhoozi yesterday June 12, 2018. However, the helicopter that was dispatched to transport him from his home in Kashagama Lyantonde District did not get him there. He had reportedly travelled to Mbarara.
14:47
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Africa Loses Bid to Host 2026 FIFA World Cup morocco 1 Top story

The African continent will have to wait a longer period before hosting the next FIFA World Cup after Morocco failed to win the bid to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup on Wednesday.
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