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14:35

CDF Orders Probe into Torture, Assault of Fishermen Amolatar,Uganda 1 Top story

The UPDF Marine unit under the command of Lt. Col Moses Nuwagaba is currently involved in special operations against illegal fishing practices on Lake Kyoga.
14:07
14:07

Kampala Suffers Chronic Water Supply Crisis – Report Makerere University 1 2

Data, in relation to Kampala’s water supply, was collected from Kalimali communal sanitation block in Bwaise, Namuwongo, Nateete, Kalerwe and Kyebando, all in the outskirts of Kampala. The settlements form combinations of intermittent, undrinkable and un-affordable water supply for the inhabitants.
14:00
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Finance Ministry Halts Operationalization of Four New Sub Counties in Lira Alex Oremo Alot 2

The four administrative units were created in the last financial year and were expected to start operating at the start of the 2019/2010 financial year. Their operations were however deferred until this new financial year of 2019/2020 but it has not started.
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Masaka Elders SACCO Board Chair In Trouble for Alleged Mismanagement 3 1 Top story

During a crisis meeting convened by Masaka Deputy Resident District Commissioner, Captain John Kaddu held at Patel Shamij hall in Masaka town on Monday, the delegates demanded for Nabaggala’s dismissal for gross mismanagement of their cooperative.
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12:55

Experts Analyzing Suicide Note from Fairway Hotel Room Metropolitan 1 1 Top story

Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire says preliminary investigations show that Sangir checked in at Fairway hotel around 10:44 am on August 8, 2019. The next day, the hotel staff gave him extra hours to check out, in vain.
12:31
12:31

Monumental Trees Planted By Pope Francis in Kampala Flourish 1

One of the seven monumental trees was planted in front of Uganda Martyrs Minor Basilica in Munyonyo, where the execution orders of the 45 Ugandan martyrs was passed by the then Kabaka of Buganda, Mwanga II. The others were planted in Namugongo Martyrs Shrine and Lubaga Cathedral, the Cradle of Catholic Church and pioneer Missionaries to Uganda.
12:24
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Nyansozi Primary School Administration Stranded After Fire Outbreak 1 1 Top story

The School Deputy Head Teacher, Elizabeth Kemigisa, says the fire whose source is yet to be established, broke out around 4am on Sunday. She explains that the fire destroyed thousands of text books, furniture, report cards, and school records.
11:54
11:54

Wakiso Villages Stuck with Two LC Chairpersons Rose Kirabira 5 2

LC1 chairpersons are the custodians of the official village stamp and all records about residents in the village, and any decisions taken by the LC Courts. They are also key witnesses to all transactions undertaken within their jurisdictions.
11:12
11:12

Poor Funding Affecting Uganda’s Ebola Preparedness Plan ebola in uganda 2 1

Uganda’s Ebola preparedness budget released in July 2019, stood at 64 billion Shillings, a bigger percentage of which was allocated to case management and infection control. Other components of the plan include building community resilience and institutional capacity to respond to an outbreak, to prevent the importation of Ebola into Uganda, and to prepare for a possible outbreak.
07:48
07:48

African Govt’s Urged to Stimulate Skills Education Jinja 2 1

Statistics by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), demonstrate that significant transformations are still required to make education systems more inclusive and accessible. It shows that only 10 per cent of people has completed upper secondary education in low-income countries, 40 per cent of the global population is not taught in a language they speak or fully understand and over 75 per cent of secondary school age refugees are out of school.
07:29
07:29

Water Shortage Forces Buteba Health Center III to Halt Deliveries 2

The Health in Charge, Dr. Carol Mukhwana, says the absence of water at the facility has become a huge challenge to health service delivery. She says medical workers have been asking expectant mothers coming for deliveries to come with water for use at the health center, which is inconveniencing.
07:18
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Ugandan Traders Urged to Take Advantage of Mombasa Port Expansion 1

The expansion means large vessels operated by top shipping lines now call on the port on a regular basis to load and unload cargo, a critical development for countries like Uganda that depend on it for export-import trade. Uganda’s main export, coffee, also goes through Mombasa port.
07:13
07:13

Four Notorious Cattle Thieves Netted In Agago

Lubega says the suspects will be charged with theft of cattle once investigations are complete. He notes that the district is currently a hotbed of animal thefts owing to the lucrative livestock markets in West Nile region and Amac Market in Dokolo District.
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70kgs of Meat Slaughtered by Non-Muslim Destroyed in Gulu abattoir 3 1 Top story

Sheik Ismael Ali Omona, the Imam of Jamia Mosque in Gulu town revealed that there are only two legally recognized slaughtering points in Gulu, which include the main abattoir in Layibi Division and another one at Unyama Trading center with four certified butchers.
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Nakaseke Hospital Gets Medical Supplies Worth UGX 120M 4 1 Top story

Apostle Alex Mitala, the founder of Back to the Bible Truth Evangelistic Mission-BBT Mission said they did a survey at the hospital and established that it was lacking the basic equipment, something that had affected its operations.
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