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Lukwago Starts Probe into Kawempe Property Valuation Exercise KCCA 2

Earlier this month, council leaders in Kawempe and residents protested the property taxes levied on residential and commercial buildings.
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Retired Civil Servant Grilled for Acquiring Land Illegally 4

Buye, a resident of Mpigi says that in 2009, he bought land from Kasule who impersonated Maurice Mayanja, his deceased uncle.
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Oil Spill: How Prepared Is Uganda And the Oil Companies? oil spills 3 1 Top story

The country is yet to finalise the National oil Spills Contingency Plan that would outline response in case of an oil spill on Lake Albert other lakes and Rivers.
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Two Suspected Cattle Thieves Killed in Katakwi

Michael Odongo, the Eastern Police Spokesperson said the suspects were shot dead by the Local Defence Unit-LDU personnel on Monday.
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MUST Staff Resume Strike 2

A staff general assembly held at the University’s main the campus on Monday unanimously agreed to resume the strike on grounds that their demands have not been addressed. The staff who held a General Assembly at the main campus in Mbarara expressed disappointment the top management of the University over what they refer to as continued harassment of staff especially those who were at the forefront of the strike, maladministration among others.
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Seven Arrested for Stealing Bitumen home 1

The suspects are alleged to have stolen the drums of bitumen from the contractor’s quarry located in Mutelele Sub County, Bugiri District on June 15th and later fled. They were however arrested on Monday.
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UCC: Broadcasters Not Observing Advertising Standards 1 1

However, the proposed enforcement of the advertisement time limit hasn’t gone down well with broadcasters. They say UCC shouldn’t be limiting the times an advert runs, except those that are harmful or require caution.
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Delayed Relocation of Power Line Slows Bukakata Road Works arab contractors 1 2

The Project manager Wael Ahmed Mohamed says that failure by Umeme to identify companies that can relocate the power lines from the road has greatly affected them.
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Police Arrest Three for Breaking into Chinese Company 1 Top story

The suspects are residents of Kinawataka in Kira Municipality, Wakiso District. According to police, Nama was a security guard at the firm attached to Securex Private Security Group. He was dismissed by Lily Benefit Investment Ltd in 2017 over misconduct.
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Museveni, Chinese President Expected to Discuss Funding for SGR 1

According to a State House press statement, Museveni will on Tuesday make a keynote address during the official opening of the coordinators Meeting on the implementation of Beijing Summit of Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC).
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Nawangwe Blocks MUASA Representatives on Staff Appeals Tribunal member 1 2

Professor Nawangwe says the said nominees will not be sworn in as members of the tribunal until the matter arising from a petition he has received against the nomination of two.
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New Study Provides Hints for Better Child Development Makerere University

Uganda currently has no evidence based parenting model. As a result, parents tend to employ interventions they saw their own parents or other parents employing to raise their kids into respectful and responsible citizens. scientists have found danger in this and embarked on a study to establish what entails better parenting. The study addressed parental bonding, inequitable gendered socialization, harsh parenting and spousal conflict.
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OPM Vehicle Knocks One Dead in Moroto road carnage 2 1

The vehicle registration number UG 0787 Z crashed Paul Lemu Macho around 10:48 pm on Sunday night along Moroto- Soroti road, five kilometers outside Moroto town.
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Kadaga, IPOD Meet over Electoral Reforms IPOD council 1 3

Today a team led by the DP Secretary General also the iPod Council Chairperson, Gerald Siranda, met Speaker Kadaga and asked her to take lead and ensure that the resolutions are implemented since most of them require amendments to existing laws.
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Gambling Addiction Sending Ugandan Youths to The Grave 1 3 Top story

One addict, Brian Wamanga's kicker was when he staked his school fees, forcing him to drop out of school in Senior Five. He recalls that by this time, he had started selling off valuables like his phones and stealing money from people, known and unknown to him. Wamanga says that on a few occasions, he staked his transport, forcing him to walk long distances to his destination.
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One Killed, 10 Injured in Renewed Burglary Attacks 5 1 Top story

Elisha Somoka, a survivor says thugs broke into his house at around 3am and demanded for money. Somoka explains that he offered them Shillings 30,000, which he had on him but they demanded for more and hit him with bricks and other blunt objects.
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Wetland Encroachers in Kabale Fight over Compensation 9 2

Farmers from both two sub-counties who own land in Kicumbi wetland in Kamuganguzi Sub County are pushing for compensation from the government.
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King Fisher Project ESIA Public Hearing in Pictures PAU

The Petroleum Authority over the weekend concluded Public Hearings for the Kingfisher Development Project Environmental Social Impact Assessment(ESIA) in Kikube and Hoima districts. CNOOC Uganda Limited presented its Environmental Social Impact Report https://pau.go.ug/about-us/resources/publications/ for comments by the residents in the project area, civil society and environmental groups. It was the second Public Hearings into Environmental Social Impact Assessments in the oil sector. The first hearing into Tielnga Project operated by Total E&P was held last year. We captured some of the moments on camera.
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15:46

Namutumba Councilor Detained Over Counterfeit Currency district

Mbago is said to have given a fake currency note worth Shillings 50,000 to Mariam Kagoya as condolence for the loss of her husband last week.
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Busia LC I Chairpersons Protest Delayed Payment of Allowances 3

George Barasa, the chairman Busia Municipality LCs Association who doubles as the Chairperson Nangwe shops, blames the delayed release of their funds on corruption on the part of the municipal leaders.
Jun 2019 30 results