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19:16
19:16

Court Quashes Monetary Reward for National Anthem Composer 1

The award had been given to Kakoma in 2010 by High Court Judge Yorokamu Bamwiine, as his final settlement for the anthem; Oh Uganda, the Land of Beauty, which was selected as a winning composition by a committee which was seeking for a short, original, solemn and praising" anthem, as the nation obtained independence from Great Britain.
18:45
18:45

MPs Query Slow Verification of Cooperative Unions War Claims parliament 1 2

A number of unions are seeking compensation of assets that were lost during the National Resistance movement struggle, Hostilities by the Lord’s Resistance Army, atrocities during Idi Amin’s regime, and different regime changes among others.
18:27
18:27

150 Motorcycles Stolen in Last One Month 1 1

Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga says that police personnel, acting on intelligence tips have raided garages, motorcycle shops and spare parts outlets in Nateete, Katwe and Nalukolongo, in operations that have so far led to the recovery of 45 motorcycles and the arrest of 13 suspects.
18:11
18:11

Pictorial: Buganda Lukiiko 2019-2020 Budget Reading

The Buganda Kingdom Lukiiko on Monday received and approved a 121 billion Shillings Budget for the financial year 2019/2020. The budget is up from that of 108 billion for the last financial year 2018/2019.
18:05
18:05

Bodaboda Rider Killed in Iganga government 1

The deceased’s boss, Paul Mukisa, says the thugs appear to have fled with the Bajaj boxer registration number UES 558G the deceased was riding after killing him. According to Mukisa, they got concerned when the deceased didn’t return home on Sunday, which was unusual.
18:04
18:04

Buganda Lukiiko Approves UGX 121 Billion Budget 1 1

The Kingdom will focus more of its efforts this year on completion a shopping mall at Mirembe Villas, construction of low-cost houses at Sentema, increase the production of Olwendo mineral water, completing the registration process of Buganda Coffee Company, and starting an online newspaper ‘Gambuuze’, among others.
17:58
17:58

Mane: We are Hungry for First AFCON Title Win algeria 1

Mane’s team qualified for the final of the 2019 AFCON after seeing off Tunisia 1-0 in the first semi final, before Algeria sunk Nigeria 2-1 in the second game played on Sunday night in Cairo, Egypt.
17:41
17:41

Amuru Parents Lock Head Teacher’s Office Pakiri village 1

The aggrieved parents led by Samuel Akera, a concerned parent stormed the school this morning and asked the head teacher, Ether Gidudu to exit the school.
17:39
17:39

Uganda’s Historical Climate Data Undergoing Digitization 5

The data mostly collected on paper from various weather stations across the country remain inaccessible to the World Meteorological Authority. This, in turn, has affected modelling of the future Climate map for the country.
17:29
17:29

Police Disperses Livestock Traders, Impounds Cattle Trucks in Moroto 2 1

Moroto has been under livestock quarantine since January this year, following an outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease. But this week, a number of herdsmen brought cattle to the market, claiming that they had secured permission from area leaders to sell off the livestock despite the quarantine.
17:18
17:18

URA Registers UGX 234 Billion Shortfall on OTT 2 1

Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Commissioner General Doris Akol said the tax body only collected 49.5 billion out of the targeted 284 billion Shillings. This means URA was unable to collect 234 billion from this tax measure, a shortfall of 83 per cent from the estimates.
17:02
17:02

Uganda on High Alert as Ebola Spreads to Goma ebola in uganda 1 1

According to the DRC Health Ministry, the disease which started in Ituri and North Kivu provinces in August is increasingly spreading to other areas. Reports show that more transmissions have been recorded in Lubero, Komanda, Bunia and Ariwara health zones in recent weeks.
17:01
17:01

Women Activists Ask Gov't To Stop Pastor Bujingo Uganda Police Force 1 Top story

The women activists convened at Bat Valley Primary School and led a procession to parliament but were intercepted by police. They were held at Kampala Central Police Station-CPS for two hours and released.
16:28
16:28

Buganda Detects Ploy to Ban Masaza Cup Competitions 3 1

Buganda Kingdom Katikkiro Charles Peter Mayiga told the Lukiiko sitting at Bulange-Mengo today that the recurrent chaos, abuse of alcohol, fights and other vices in the competition are an orchestrated move to destroy the image of the tournament.
16:03
16:03

Taxi Drivers Protest Electronic Express Penalty System 1 4

Denis Walinga, a taxi driver who operates on Jinja stage, says the system now imposes fines on them as opposed to the vehicle owners. He also says that the system doesn’t allow drivers time to negotiate their way out with the taxi owners.
15:53
15:53

URA Registers Biggest Surplus in History 1 3

The tax heads or sectors that show the health of the income, including corporation tax (levy on company profits), Pay as You Earn (PAYE), which is levied on employees’ earnings performed above target. This means that companies made money and hired more staff.
15:45
15:45

Court Convicts Two For Murdering Columbia College Student Andrew Gatare 1

Gatare met his death around 1:30am on January, 1st, 2015 following an attack on Nile Avenue as he was returning home after watching fireworks at Serena Hotel. His assailants made off with his black berry phone valued at more than Shillings 1 million.
14:35
14:35

Sembabule Man Dies In Stone Quarry sembabule district 3

Felix Kakooza, also a miner at Nsagala stone quarry, says the soils caved in when his college was splitting stones in the trench.
14:15
14:15

Police Recover 30 Guns in 18 Operations 1 Top story

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, said the guns were recovered in the past five months through intelligence led crackdowns. He says majority of the guns have since established to have been stolen from private security guards.
14:03
14:03

Thugs Behead Kibaale Man, Run off With Head murder 1 Top story

Police have identified the deceased as 40-Year-old Richard Makumbi, a resident of Kamusenene village in Nyamarwa Sub-county in Kibaale district.
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