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Buvuma Seeks to Introduce New Rules to Retain Workers Buvuma District 3 1

Alex Mabirizi, the Buvuma LC V Chairperson, says the district is remote and surrounded by water; many people apply for jobs whenever they see adverts in papers and seek transfer immediately they are posted.
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Number of Men Opting for Safe Male Circumcision Reducing Ministry of Health 4 1 Top story

Christopher Otim, a third year student at Makerere University who URN found at the SMC clinic at the University Hospital, says he has not undertaken circumcision due to the fear of the unknown. He is however willing to escort friends to carry out the procedure.
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Inside Story: How Makerere Lecturer Appointed Student to Lecture Colleagues investigation 1 Top story

A university probe team assigned to investigate the matter found Dr. Kanakulya in breach of the university rules, regulations and procedures. The team has recommended that Dr. Kanakulya be referred to the university Appointments Board for Disciplinary Action.
12:47
12:47

Nabweru Residents Battling Flooding Resulting from Nabweru Road works 5

Rashid Matovu, a businessman says he takes time scoping water from his shop whenever it rains heavily, adding that there is no way he can block the water that submerges his store destroying all his goods.
12:31
12:31

South Sudan to Host Regional Scouts Inter-Patrol Competitions district 3 2

According to Patrick Bamukunda Batukura, the Assistant Chief Commissioner in charge of Training at the Uganda Scouts Association –USA, the winning teams will be taken through training to ensure they win at regional level as well.
12:17
12:17

Clinical Officer Interdicted For Alleged Extortion principal secretary 3

According to Atim, when she paid the money her name appeared among those who had emerged successfully in the aptitude test. She claimed that Komakech approached her again demanding for an additional Shillings 400,000 for the final interviews but she realized her name was missing on the list of the successful applicants.
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Meet Kadomola the Singing Police Man 2 2 Top story

His dream was came true when the former Inspector General of Police – IGP, Gen Edward Kalekyeezi Kayihura met him alongside 12 others at a function and asked them whether they could help partner with police in community policing through their music.
11:14
11:14

Unlicensed Abattoirs Frighten Gulu Residents livestock thefts 4

Livingstone Okumu, a resident of Gulu town disclosed to URN that unregulated abattoirs have motivated thefts of cattle, goats and pigs from villages.
10:52
10:52

Drone Operators Tipped on Insurance Drone Insurance 5

According to Darlington, sometimes he has to film in a windy area, which exposes his machine to damage. Wind can affect the jimbo claps, a component of the drone that holds the camera in position to avoid unnecessary movements.
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Buganda Road P/S Wins 2019 National Primary Schools Music Festival 2 1 Top story

Buganda Road Primary School garnered 917 points at the weeklong festival held at Sacred Heart Secondary School in Gulu town that ended on Saturday..
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10:03

HIV Positive Mothers not Enrolling Children on Treatment-Report hiv in uganda 1 Top story

Dr. Nelson Musoba, the Director Deneral Uganda AIDS Commission, says that many women are exposing their children to HIV. He says while many pregnant women are receiving treatment, few of them take their children back to health centers after delivery.
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09:48

Patients to Be Involved in Making Drug Choices Drugs 5

Dr. Fred Nakwagala, a senior consultant at Mulago National Referral Hospital, says only about 10 percent of Ugandans have some knowledge about drugs.
09:15
09:15

Bulambuli Landslides: One Body Recovered after Four Days 1 Top story

John Maleza Magomu, the Bulaago Sub county LC III Vice Chairperson, says Maleba’s body was recovered by resident who have been digging the debris in search of their relatives.
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Fraudulent Loan Disbursements: Police officers, Teachers Most Affected in Agago 7 1 Top story

According to Kalamoi, he secured a loan of Shillings 2 million from Bayport Financial Services in November 2013. He was expected to service the loan within 5 years (60 months) ending November 2018. According to Kalamoi, the financial firm was expected to deduct Shillings 104,000 from his monthly salary of Shillings 480,000 until October 2018.
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08:14

Mubende Accident Claims One, Injures 20 Others mubende district

The Wamala Region Police Spokesperson, Norbert Ochom, says the accident involved a Fuso Fighter registration number UAM 256Q and Toyota Corona number UAL 526P.
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