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21:40

Court Accepts Fresh Evidence Against Stella Nyanzi Derrick Bazekuketta 1

The exhibits were initially opposed by Nyanzi’s lawyers, Isaac Ssemakadde and Derrick Bazekuketta on grounds that they were disclosed to them after the completion of the investigations as directed by on November, 9th, 2018.
21:20
21:20

MPs Task Makerere University Officials on Toilets 2 1

The Committee Chairperson, Jacob Richards Opolot, the Pallisa County MP noted with concern the poor state of toilets at the university as brought to the attention of the committee by students recently.
21:02
21:02

MPs to Makerere: No Additional Funds for Research makerere university 2 1 Top story

On Tuesday, Makerere University Vice Chancellor Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe briefed the Education Committee chaired by Pallisa County MP, Jacob Opolot about the end of the partnership, saying they need additional funding for research from government.
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20:18

Activists Condemn Arrest of Anti-Corruption Crusader Lira District 1 2 Top story

Major Telesphor Turyamumanya, the 5th Division Army Spokesperson, confirmed the arrest of the suspects, saying they will appear before the court martial. He says the decision to try the suspects in the court martial was reached following consultations with the CID headquarters.
20:16
20:16

US Tourist Kidnap: 11 Suspects Released On Bond

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga confirmed to our reporter on Tuesday afternoon that 11 suspects out of those who were released are still being detained to help in investigations.
19:50
19:50

Refugee Host Districts Get UGX 555 bn World Bank 2 1

According to the minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees, Hillary Onek, the money is going to be used to improve on services in the health, education and infrastructure sectors in the districts that have been stressed by the big refugee numbers
19:47
19:47

Barclays Bank Employee to Appear In Anti Corruption Court

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says Nansamba will face embezzlement charges before the Anti Corruption court.
19:35
19:35

Former Parliamentary Aspirant Apenyo Rushed to Mulago Hospital 1 Top story

It is alleged that Apenyo developed health complications shortly after being remanded. His brother, Dickens Okello, says Apenyo started passing blood before he fell unconscious.
19:24
19:24

Mak Needs UGX 1.4bn to Operationalise Dental School makerere university 1 1

Members of Parliament sitting on the education committee have learnt that Makerere University’s Dental Schools requires Shillings 1.4 billion budgetary allocation to install all required equipment for the facility to become fully functional.
18:59
18:59

Japan Donates UGX 27bn to Refugee Agencies 2 1

The five agencies include the United Nations Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), the World Food Program (WFP), International Organization for Migration (IOM), the United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund-(UNICEF) and the United Nations Office for Project Service (UNOPS).
18:57
18:57

Land Board Gave Away Karibu Market Irregularly-former Board Member alex waibale 3

Muhammad, who deals in water transport plying the Mwanza-Uganda route, represented Jinja Municipal Council on the District Land Board from 2010 to 2015.
18:32
18:32

Pentecostal University Lecturers Strike Over Pay 1 1 Top story

Our reporter was unable to establish how much the university owes the lecturers as they declined to speak to journalists.
18:19
18:19

Valley Dam Turns into Death Trap 2 2 Top story

Yorokamu Gakyalo, the chairperson of the area Project Management Committee, says the open dam makes communities around it susceptible to drowning.
17:48
17:48

Proposal to Relocate Entebbe UN Base Deferred un entebbe base 1 1

The proposal to relocate the United Nations (UN) Entebbe Regional Service Centre has been deferred until the next General Assembly in September.
17:29
17:29

Uganda Considers Granting Gen. Bashir Asylum sudan 2 1

According to Oryem, Uganda is open to providing Bashir asylum since he was a co-guarantor of the South Sudan peace agreement and played an important role that deserves credit.
17:26
17:26

Family Blocks Access to Water Source 3 1

The family of the late Nyamweha have now closed the access route by fencing it inside their plot of land. At the same time, water supply to the area has been cut off and for two weeks now, NWSC staff has failed to get access to the water tank to make repairs.
17:25
17:25

Family of Police Commissioner Christine Alalo to Sue Boeing over 737 Max Crash 1 Top story

Alalo was among the 157 passengers and crew who perished when Boeing 737 Max8 owned by Ethiopian Airlines crashed shortly after takeoff from Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa. She was travelling from Italy to Mogadishu, where she had been posted for service under the African Mission in Somalia.
16:47
16:47

Mushrooming Drug Shops in Refugee Camps Worry Arua Leaders 1 2

Solomon Osakan, the Refugee Desk Officer in Arua, has asked both the district and National Drug Authority-NDA to action before the situation gets out of hand.
16:27
16:27

Gov't Proposes Cut on Money Paid to Whistleblowers

According to new suggestions contained in Tax procedures code (TPC) (amendment) bill 2019, the government seeks to reduce the payment to informers to 5% from the 10% it has been paying.
16:15
16:15

Msgr. Serverus Jjumba Appointed Bishop of Masaka Diocese 1

The appointment of the new Bishop was announced on April 12, according to an internal memo shared by the Apostolic Nuncio Archbishop Luigi Bianco. However, it remained under embargo until its publication in Rome this afternoon.
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