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UJCC Against Deployment of Army During Elections 3 5

The Executive Secretary of Uganda Joint Christian Council -UJCC, Fr. Constantine Mbonabingi says the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces should not be deployed during elections to demilitarise the process.
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Multiple Interests on Land Hindering Development of Slums- Musumba 3

Musumba says for government to develop such areas, they have to cater for all those with interests on the land.
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Priests Cautioned Against Living A Life of Pomp Diocese of Kasese 1 3

Bishop Kibira said many religious leaders are seemingly paying more attention to their titles as fathers, nuns, brothers, pastors and end up paying little attention to their core duty of serving Christ.
19:43
19:43

270 Women to Benefit from American Entrepreneurial Programme 5 1

The participants were chosen from Kampala Omoro, Kitgum, Nwoya and Pader districts and will undergo a 13 module online business course that is designed to help them grow their small business ventures.
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19:30

Kyambogo Students Protest Impeachment of Guild President 4 3

Running battles followed the October 2nd ‘s impeachment of the students Guild President Jonathan Tundulu by the Guild Representative Council –GRC.
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19:20

Kadaga Summons Attorney General over President’s Directive on Idle and Disorderly Law 1 4

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has directed the Attorney General William Byaruhanga to appear before parliament and give an update on when he intends to implement the President’s order in regard to charges of idle and disorderly
19:06
19:06

Uganda Sides With China on Hong Kong Protests

“Hong Kong is part of China. Hong Kong’s affairs are China’s domestic affairs,” the statement said.
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MPs Quiz Police Officers On Role in Torture of Suspects safe houses 3

Sorowen denied claims of police arresting people and taking them safe houses saying that police has its gazetted detention centres.
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Kampala's Poor Air Quality Attributed to Urbanisation kampala air quality 1

Dr. Daniel Okello, the Acting Director of Public Health and Environment at Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA) said at 162 µg/m3 currently Kampala is unsafe since the World Health recommendation of air quality is 25 µg/m3.
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Landlord Detained for Hosting Prohibited Meeting Bobi Wine 1

Onyango declined to confirm whether or not the six were arrested for political reasons insisting that their meeting wasn’t authorized by police. He says after arresting the suspects, police recovered red berets and red overalls, which are synonymous with People Power activists.
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MV Kazinga Gets Operational Licence Great Lakes Safaris 3

The 65-seater boat was launched on Lake Edward in August. Amos Wekesa, the Director, Great Lakes Safaris, says MV Kazinga is a strong addition to the tourism menu in Kasese, which recently passed a resolution to be labeled and gazetted a tourism district.
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Kadaga Renews Call for Panel of Speakers 1 1

This is the second time this year that Kadaga is making the call. During the June State of Nation Address, she said that government should consider as a matter of urgency, the review of Article 82 of the Constitution, which concerns the Office of the Speaker of Parliament.
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NDA to Withdraw Licenses of Private Pharmacies in Mulago Hospital 2 1

Dr. Merdard Bitekyerezo, the NDA Board Chairperson, says the president’s directive is timely, since the Authority was initially hesitant to license them but their hands we tied because they had already entered Memorandums of understanding with Mulago hospital management.
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Suspected Motorcycle Thief Arrested in Wakiso 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, said Ssebakade and his passenger, Umar Yiga, were allegedly waylaid at Ganda by Waiswa.
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17:05

Nakasongola Leaders Fault NEMA for Ignoring Complaints on Lubenge Wetland 3

Sam Kigula the LC 5 Chairman of Nakasongola district says that since the companies acquired the leases,they have excavated large drainage channels and constructed roads in the wetland diverting all the water into their farms.
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Former Busoga University Students Protest Delayed Graduation education 1 3

Sumaya Nakanda, one of the affected students, says she has failed to upgrade using the academic documents from Busoga university due to lack of approved registration numbers, which can only be availed after acquiring her transcript.
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16:43

Staff Shortage Hits Butabika Hospital 1 4

The Executive Director Butabika National Mental Referral Hospital, Dr. David Basangwa has told MPs that the health facility’s staffing level needs to be doubled from the current 512 staff to over 1000 staff.
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Lawyer Challenges Gov't Gazettement of Red Berets People Power 2 2

In an application filed before the civil division of High Court in Kampala, Bwowe is seeking a declaration that the said gazette is illegal and amounts to abuse of the law.
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More Refugees to Enter Uganda- Ecweru Tribal clashes 3 1

Musa Ecweru, the Minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and refugees said they have received communication from their counterparts in the Democratic republic of Congo that fresh tribal clashes between the lendu and Bagegere erupted at the beginning of this week in Ituri province adding that thousands had started fleeing.
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Woman Stabs Lover to Death Over Meat Patrick Onyango 1 1 Top story

Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango only identifies the suspect as Norah while the deceased is Bob Matovu, a resident of Kayanja zone in Rubaga Division in Kampala.
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