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May 2019 38 results
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Investigations into Theft of Soroti University Funds Incomplete edward obeele 1

The matter stems from reports that Soroti University Secretary Ruth Etibot Achimo and the University Bursar Edward Obeele connived to divert 1.6 billion Shillings for their own benefit.
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30 Night Revelers Arrested in Moroto Security Swoop theft and burglary 2

Charles Denaya, the Officer in charge of Moroto Central Police Station says the police acted after complaints of theft, simple robberies, and assaults in the villages of Labour Line and Camp Swahili Chini.
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Kenyan Pilgrims Cause Gridlock as They Enter Jinja accident 1 1

The more than 500 pilgrims started the journey on May 7, from the Dioceses of Gericho, Eldoret, Nyahururu, and Bungoma in Kenya, sailing through borders, hills and valleys, across the eastern part of Uganda. The roundabouts along the way served as their prayer alters, thanking God for the journey travelled, and committing the excursion ahead.
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Security Forces Ready to Thwart Terrorists – Gen Tumwine

His reassurance came a few hours after Deputy Police Spokesperson Polly Namaye announced an unspecified number of suspected terrorists had sneaked into the country and were targeting the June 3, martyr’s day Celebrations in Namugongo, thus putting pilgrims on high alert.
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Parliament Rejects UGX 169B Technical Education Loan 4 1

The MPs say the funds which were to be borrowed from the Islamic Development Bank were likely to benefit just a few parts of the country. They further argued that the government had failed to run technical institutions, despite huge investments in the sector over the years.
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Health Center IIIs to Get Oxygen Ministry of Health 1 1

Starting in the next financial year 2019/2020, health center IIIs will receive two oxygen gas cylinders and oxygen concentrators. Dr. Charles Olaro, the directo clinical services says the move is aimed at reducing the number of children who die to asfixia
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Gov’t Assures Public on Attorney’s Sexual Harassment Case sexual harrasment 2 1

Mwesigye came out early this month revealing that for more than 10 years she had been harassed by her boss, Christopher Gashirabake, the director of legal affairs in the Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs. She, however, added that her complaints had been ignored by the relevant authorities.
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UGX 1.3B Water Reservoir Commissioned In Luweero piped water 3 2

The Managing Director of National Water and Sewerage Corporation Dr Engineer Silver Mugisha says the completion of the water reservoir had delayed for three years because of power constraints.
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Museveni Commissions USMID Roads in Gulu 1 1

Constructed roads include Lango Road, School Road, Cemetery road, Acholi Lane and Alokolum road. Others are Lumumba Avenue, Commercial Road, Crane Avenue and Odur Min Odyek Road.
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Oyam Leaders Petition Museveni Over Proposed Aber District oyam district

Recently, Oyam district leaders led by Lands Minister Betty Amongi held a closed door meeting with President Museveni during his tour of Lango over the matter.
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Police Issues Terror Alert on Kampala 2 Top story

The Deputy Police spokesperson, Polly Namaye, says they have received intelligence indicating that suspected terrorists have sneaked into the country.
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Police Unveil Martyrs Day Traffic Guidelines 2 Top story

According to Police, no parking will be provided for public vehicles at Catholic and Anglican shrines except for VIPs who will park at Namugongo Boarding Primary School and the Protestant Playground. VIPs to the Catholic shrines will use Red stickers while VIPs access to the Protestant Shrines will use Blue stickers.
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Use of Force is Inevitable in Policing- IGP IGP Okoth Ochola 5 1

Ochola says in spite of interventions to completely eliminate cases of human rights violations, Police continues to operate under chaotic and complex policies especially during political contestation.
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95-year-old Robbed Clean at Namugongo Shrines 1 Top story

According to Tibyangye, he was robbed of his wallet containing Shillings 230,000 when he stepped out of Namugongo Catholic shrines on Wednesday to buy something to eat.
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DPP Concedes to Sejusa Aide's Appeal 1

Now, the Isaiah Wanamama, the Senior State Attorney has conceded to the arguments raised by the convicts, saying their conviction and sentence should be quashed.
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Nsibambi Was an Icon of Service Above Self - Church church of uganda 9 2

Nsibambi had translated his love for music and instruments into adoration for choir members. They speak fondly of him, and many believe that in his death, the choir has lost a chord. Every Sunday, before the 10; 30 a.m. Luganda service, Nsibambi would play the pipe organ, a ritual he repeated during Easter celebrations.
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One Dead as Fire Guts Rukungiri Business Street 1 Top story

Moses Nanoka, Rukungiri District Police Commander, says Niwagaba was burnt to death after one of the gas cylinders exploded and hit him. He says apart from Niwagaba, they haven’t recorded any other causality.
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Woman Shot Dead in Bar Brawl deceased

Preliminary police finding show Nankabirwa who is fondly known by her colleagues as Shakira is a renown commercial sex worker in Iganga municipality and Magamaga town council.
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Kyambogo Students Strike Cost University Shs40M street 1 1

The violent strike left several properties including car windscreens, several glasses and louvers of several buildings at the institution shattered.
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Govt's Lagging Behind in Commitments to Reduce Tobacco Use public smoking 1

In just a single lungful of tobacco smoke, WHO insists that the hundreds of toxins contained in it begin damaging the lungs. This is because when smoke is inhaled, the structures that sweep mucus and dirt out of our airways are paralyzed, allowing poisons in tobacco smoke to make their way into the lungs more easily.
May 2019 38 results