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Kabale Municipal Leaders Reject Poor Quality USMID Roads kabale municipality 4 1

The Mayor and other municipal leaders said that the roads were not paved in line with the terms of the contract and that the contractor had not laid slab covers on top of the drainage system.
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Kyambogo Registration System Breaks Down Ahead of Exams kyambogo university 1 2

The Academic Information Management System is an Integrated Educational management system that automates business processes by managing admission, billing, payments and registration of students. The New online system replaced the e-Kampus Portal system which was recently phased out.
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Government Sued Over Stock Out of Essential Medicines 2 1

The coalition, through the stewardship of the Center for Health Human Rights and Development CEHURD, has this filed a suit in the civil Division of High Court suing the Attorney General and National Medical Stores NMS for violating the right to health.
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Musisi Gets Emotive Farewell from KCCA School Pupils musisi resignation 1 6

Drawn from Buganda Road Primary School, Nakivubo Blue Primary School and Clevers Origin Primary School, the pupils blended Musisis 7-year tenure as KCCA Executive Director in songs, stories, plays and traditional folk dances. Pointing out that many people doubted her capacity to transform Kampala when she was appointed Executive Director of Kampala in 2011.
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Court Dismisses Case against Suspended Makerere Students makerere university 1

The students Frank Bwambale, David Musiri, and Roy Rugumayo, were suspended by Makerere University Vice Chancellor Professor Barnabas Nawangwe, on allegations of using social media platforms to organize unlawful assemblies.
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29-Year-Old Jailed 19-Years for Aggravated Defilement sentence 1

At the time of his arrest, Ssewankambo had defiled five girls between the ages of 7 and 11. He, however, told the court that demons would turn him on every time he saw a young girl, a problem that persisted until he was healed by a herbalist.
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Mityana Bibanja Holders Face Eviction 2

Bibanja holders from Mityana district have petitioned the Commission of Inquiry into land matters over threats of eviction.
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Central Bank Tables Teefe Trust Bank Land Titles bank of uganda 1 4

As part of its investigations, the committee directed Bank of Uganda to avail original land titles of all Teefe Bank customers that have remained in its custody for 25 years. The request was based on documents that indicated that the properties that were returned to Bank of Uganda by the liquidator could not be traced.
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Karimojong Leaders Plead for Land Probe Team ministry of land 1 2

The other area of contention arises from the lack of benefits from surface land rights and royalties out of the ongoing mineral exploitation by mining companies. Because land in Karamoja is used communally, communities cannot negotiate for benefits in the absence of land titles or certificates of customary land ownership.
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Power Outages Cripple Kitgum Businesses 4 1

Power consumers in the town are bitter and threatening a massive demonstration to express dissatisfaction on Umeme. They argue that the power outage has plunged the district into darkness and affected businesses.
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Wakiso Moves to Change the Face of Bussi Island wakiso district 1 4

Despite being located about 10 kilometres from Entebbe town, and within the spectacle of Entebbe international airport, Bussi remains secluded and visibly detached from the rest of the District. It has poor physical infrastructure and no definite means of transport.
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RDC Threatens to Close Lira Radio Stations rdc lira 3

The committee headed by the Lira RDC, Milton Odongo accused the radio stations for disseminating false information which has since caused incitement of the residents against Asian traders in Lira town.
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Kabale Policeman Arrested For Drunkenness drinking 2 4

It all started when the Kabale Municipality Mayor, Emmanuel Sentaro Byamughisha concluded his speech, he invited Darias Nandiinda, the Kabale RDC to address the traders. As Nandiinda was speaking, Twesigwome who heads the security for the taxi park moved off his seat while staggering and attempted to grab the microphone from Naniinda.
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Museveni's Cash Donations Could Go To Waste – Economists 2

Economist Fred Muhumuza says the president is not solving an economic problem by dishing out money, but rather trying to fix a political problem that has turned Uganda into a bad economy, with an impoverished population.
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60,000 Candidates to Sit for UBTEB Exams 1 3

A total of 39,126 candidates registered for national certificate vocational and technical exams compared to 22,491 candidates of last year. National certificate exams are done by students who join vocational learning institutions after completing senior four. Technical diploma candidates increased from 4,960 to 5,474 candidates.
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15:37

Auditor General Rejects Teefe Bank Inventory Report 1 5 Top story

The rejected documents were availed after demands by legislators that BoU avails the report to facilitate investigations into the irregular closure of Banks over the years. The Bank of Uganda had initially indicated that an inventory report for Teefe Trust Bank never existed.
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Leaders Accused of Failing YLP local government 3

The State Minister for Local Government, Jennifer Namuyangu says that in most parts of the country, the politicians have influenced the youth not to pay back the money saying that the funds are a donation from the government.
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Uganda's Insurance Penetration Stagnates at Less than 1% 1 4

Joseph Almeida, the head of Liberty, one of the largest insurance firms in Uganda partly blames the low uptake of insurance services on the public perception that insurance companies are not keen to honor claims, a result if which majority of the population do not have insurance covers, except for services where its mandatory.
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Search for Bodies of Lake Albert Attack Victims Starts drc militia 3

Five people were killed and two others critically injured in an attack by suspected Lendu militiamen, who allegedly cut them into pieces and dumped their bodies in the lake. But bodies of four of the five victims of the attack are still missing.
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Rwenzururu Throne Claimant Quietly Returns to Kasese obwami bwa bakonzo 2

Tibamwenda who refers to himself as Omwami Wa Bakonzo, which literally means Lord of the Bakonzo, returned to Kasese on Wednesday night.He was last in Kasese in April 2017 when he laid ground for his palace in Nsenyi cell of Kisinga Town Council. At that time, a group of youth torched his cultural house that he had erected. He then fled the area.
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