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Gov't , Lawyers Asked to Mediate in Case Seeking Translation of Constitution Michael Aboneka 2 1

In July 2019, the government was sued by city lawyer Michael Aboneka and Magistrate Martins Kirya who demanded that the constitution be translated 1995 into 56 indigenous languages.
19:51
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Several Arrested in Soroti Over Illegal Campaigns Soroti City 1 1

Some of the vehicles intercepted include for Serere County aspirant, Phillip Oucor, Dakebela County Aspirant, Vincent Enomu, Soroti East Municipality Aspirant, Jimmy Ekemu and Soroti City Woman MP aspirant, Emily Amulo.
19:24
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Bundibugyo District Security Committee Imposes 7pm Curfew NRM primaries 1

The Deputy RDC Umar Muhanguzi issued the directive calling on the local community to be home by 7 pm or else they will face arrest.
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Police to Work with LDUs in Kampala During NRM Primaries 1 1

Police officers who spoke to URN on condition of anonymity revealed that meetings held between Kampala police leadership led by Moses Kafeero resolved that the division and station commanders should devise means on how they will incorporate sister security agencies including LDUs in their day and night operations.
18:48
18:48

EAC Resumes Operations After Two Months Delay vote on account

Before the meeting, Members of the East African Legislative Assembly threatened to boycott the sittings over arrears including delayed salaries of three months. The legislators also claim up to USD 2 million for the meetings they have attended online since the pandemic broke out, including USD 400 each as transport and USD 160 for sitting allowance.
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Heavy Deployment in Sembabule Ahead of NRM Primaries 2 1

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Greater Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson says upon being identified as a political hotspot, the regional security found it necessary to consider the Sembabule district for special deployment for purposes of maintaining order.
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Kitgum Parliamentary Aspirant Thrown Out of NRM Headquaters 2

Yesterday, the Uganda National Examinations Board-[UNEB] Executive Secretary Dan Odongo clarified that Otim didn’t qualify for the award of a Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education certificate. According to UNEB, Bosmic Otim obtained a subsidiary pass in General Paper, F in History and Christian Religious Education and never sat for the Economics paper.
17:48
17:48

Police Battles Voters, Candidates in Kabalagala Parish Youth Elections 8 6

The NUP candidates had invited their party area coordinators to oversee the process. However, when they arrived at the polling stations, Electoral Commission officials asked them to remove the red masks and opt for non-partisan colours before accessing the polling centre.
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DPP Seeks to Take Over Mabirizi's Case Against Bobi Wine Robert Kyagulanyi 2 1

In a letter dated September 2 2020, written by the Buganda Road Court Resident State Attorney Janet Kitimbo on behalf of the DPP notes that the law mandates them to take over all the criminal proceedings in the country.
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UVRI Accredited Among COVID-19 Reference Laboratories in Africa COVID-19 Testing 1

According to Prof Pontian Kaleebu, the WHO accreditation gives other neighboring countries the confidence to send their COVID-19 samples to UVRI for testing
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Woman Dies as Police Arrest Husband for Defying Curfew UGanda Police Force 1

According to Edmond Egweu, a nephew to the Lay Reader, his uncle’s wife, Betty Asayo had been on medication after being diagnosed with liver complications and was improving.
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MP Luttamaguzi Semakula, 22 Others Granted Bail common nuisance 2

Luttamaguzi, Violet Nakalema, an aspirant for the Nakaseke Woman Parliamentary Seat and 21 others were remanded to Kitalya and Kasangati Prisons by Nakaseke Grade One magistrate Milly Nankya following their arrest in Semuto town council a week ago.
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Works Ministry Offices Closed After Nine Staff Test Positive for COVID-19 Waiswa Bageya 2

Waiswa Bageya, the Ministry of Works Permanent Secretary says that the Ministry’s Head Office, Mechanical unit and the testing laboratory in Kireka, Wakiso district have been closed for fumigation until September 7, 2020.
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Father Musaala Sues Company over Copyright 2 1

Father Musaala is not new to controversy. He became even more popular in 2013 after being suspended from priestly duties after he had allegedly accused fellow priests of sexual crimes, a move that Kampala Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga described as contrary to the good morals of the church.
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NRM Suspends Party Primaries in Mawogola West over Violence Dr Tanga Odoi 2 2 Top story

The NRM tomorrow is holding nationwide party primaries to choose candidates for district and other Parliamentary seats. Those competing in Mawogola West are the incumbent Joseph Ssekabiito Kitayimbwa and the Sembaule district MP Hanifa Bangirana Kawooya.
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Akullo Bans Civilian Meetings Inside CID Offices 4

The ban on holding meetings has been issued by CID director Assistant Inspector General of Police –AIGP Grace Akullo. CID Spokesperson, ASP Charles Twine, confirmed that all issues of civilians and police officers not attached to the directorate will be handled in tents provided outside various offices.
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Men Sleep in Women's Ward in Lira. Ober HCIII 1 4

Agnes Abeja whose 3-year-old daughter is admitted at the ward says she is forced to go back home every time she wants to take a bathe because she cannot change her clothes in a room shared with strange men.
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Kotido District Seeking UGX 15.8m for Cholera Response Plan MoH

The District Health Office, Dr. Serino Acar says the money is needed to support VHTS and village chairperson on case finding as well as support the district health systems on response and management mechanisms.
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14:48

Namalere Police Post Closed After COVID-19 Scare Uganda police force 6 3

Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango has told URN that the police post has been officially shut down, pending a disinfection exercise. He added that police is equally waiting for the results of the suspected officers, before taking further action.
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Hima NRM Registrar Accused of Putting Ghosts on Register 4 1

They accuse the Hima town council registrar Bernadette Nabukenya together with other persons within the office of adding ghost members to the register ahead of the forthcoming primary elections.
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