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20:20
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MPs Welcome Polling Date for Parliamentary Elections 1 5

The Electoral Commission chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama announced on Thursday that the elections will be held on January 14 2021.
19:35
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MOH Launches App to Guide Health Workers on Latest COVID-19 Treatments Ministry of Health 3

Dr. William Worodria a member of the COVID-19 Case Management pillar said this initiative comes in timely with the challenges they are encountering with ensuring that when treatment protocols are reviewed the health workers get updated in a timely manner.
19:13
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Health Ministry Worried About Untraceable COVID-19 Alert Cases Ministry of Health

According to data from the health ministry, 3,726 alert cases accounting for 35 percent of the total number of cases have been recorded. However the transmission path of alerts still remains unknown.
19:01
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Ministry of Works Designs New Bridges and Roads Flood Disaster Plan Waiswa Bageya 1 2

The new five-year flood action plan involves making readily available funds, equipment and human resources to respond to emergencies on time.
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IGP Ochola Issues New Operation Guidelines 1

Museveni on September 8 directed Ochola to come up with procedures for using guns for police, Local Defence Units –LDUs operating under the command of police concerning dealing with the public and the private security organisations.
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Suspected Kidnapper Escapes from Katojo Prison Frank Baine 2 1

Frank Baine, on Thursday confirmed that Mugume had escaped. According to Baine, Mugume was on remand at Katojo after he had been charged at Fort Portal High Court with murder, kidnap and theft.
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Elect Leaders Who Will Empower the Judiciary-Owiny-Dollo 2021 Elections 8 6

Dollo’s also asked Civil Society Organizations, the development partners and voters to compel leaders to ensure that there is at least one Grade One Magistrates Court in each part of the country.
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Dog Steals Suspect's Amputated Leg, Dumps it on Gulu Street Pece Prison 1 Top story

Gulu Resident District Commissioner and Chairperson District Security Committee Maj. Santo Okot Lapolo revealed that the limb belonged to Mr Kennedy Ocaya, an inmate who was shot during a foiled escape from lawful detention at Pece Prison.
17:54
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Local Companies Have No Capacity to Print Ballot Papers- EC 2021 election 2

Justice Simon Byabakama Mugenyi, the Electoral Commission Chairman said that according to the assessment of their technical people, all local companies that had submitted their bids to print the 2021 elections can’t do the job.
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17:48

EC Sets 2021 Election Dates 2021 elections 1 1 Top story

The dates were announced two days after parliament questioned delays by the Electoral Commission to announce nomination dates, even after nominating candidates across the country. One MP after another said the delay in appointing the exact dates for the elections was making it hard for them to plan their campaign activities.
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17:47

Two Police Officers Arrested For Aiding Suspect to Escape from Custody 1 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango identifies the suspects as Otungu Pakaledi, the Officer in Charge of the Criminal Investigations Department and a one Ssenkonze, the Officer in Charge of Jagala police post.
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17:18

NDA Closes Illegal Veterinary Drug Shops in Rwenzori Region 1 2

During an operation conducted in the districts of Bundibugyo, Bunyangabu, Ntoroko, Kabarole, Kyegegwa, Kyenjojo, Mityana, Kasanda and Mubende, NDA also has impounded 25 boxes of veterinary medicines estimated at 53.7 Million Shillings.
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Aduku GISO Arrested for Illegal Possession Military Uniform Uganda Police Force 2

The Alany Cell LC I Chairperson, Jimmy Ogwang, says Okello’s arrest was prompted by complaints from community members implicating him for illegally acquiring military uniform and using it to antagonize their peace.
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Clan Members Torture 65-Year-Old Widow over Alleged Witchcraft 2 2

Aparo says she was caned several times resulting into injuries on her bums, back, legs and hands adding that she was later dumped her at Omiya Anyima Police post minus any medical treatment.
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16:20

Boda boda Riders Storm Mbarara City Offices Demanding Removal Of Traffic Warders 3 2

Sadiuos Oukunda, the Chairperson Mbarara City Boda boda Association, says they want the traffic warders withdrawn for extorting money from the riders instead of concentrating on their role to ensure smooth traffic flow.
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UNEB Warns Parents on Thieving Headteachers and DEOs Inflating Registration Fees 5

The Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) says that as registration of candidates starts officially today, they have already received reports concerning irregularities in the implementation of the process.
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15:44

Athletics Team Shifts Focus On Tokyo Olympics UAF 3

“Our athletes have done us good. I will consistently say we are the number one sports team in Uganda. I would like to thank and congratulate the government of Uganda for supporting Uganda’s sports. We are looking forward to Tokyo next year and I’m positive that Uganda will celebrate not only one gold medal but many in that championship,” Otuchet said
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15:19

Private Institutions Teaching Wrong Curricula-UBTEB 2019 UBTEB Results 1 1

According to UBTEB, one of the main reasons for failure by learners is institutions teaching old curricula that are no longer being examined. As a result, learners appear for examinations to find things they were not taught
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Makerere, UCU Defend Online Learning Program 6 1

Makerere University Deputy Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Dr. Umaru Kakumba says that the university conducted a survey to establish the readiness of the students. He says that 75 percent of the students indicated that they were ready to resume teaching and learning utilizing the open distance and e-learning
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