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Defense Ministry Seeks 6.3 Trillion Shillings for 2021/22 Budget Parliament 1 1

The Ministry of Defense and Veterans Affairs is seeking up to 6.3 trillion shillings to finance its budget for financial year 2021/2022.
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18:01

Kyagulanyi Loses Bid to Block URA From Re-Assessing Vehicle 1

The application was dismissed on Tuesday by the Deputy Head of High Court Civil Division Judge Emmanuel Baguma. Baguma argues that Kyagulanyi failed to adduce evidence to show that the recalling of the vehicle for re-verification will cause him an irreparable injury which cannot be compensated by an award of damages.
17:34
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Sombre Mood as Lugazi Diocese Pays Last Respects to Archbishop Lwanga 2 2

Christians who gathered the Church Lugazi eulogized Dr Lwanga hailing him for spearheading spiritual and economic growth in the area. To the community of Kyabakadde, Lwanga is an irreplaceable symbol that brought their community to the limelight.
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Amuriat Skeptical About Electoral Violence Probe 2021 elections 5 1

Amuriat was today appearing before the Parliamentary Human Rights Committee which is investigating cases of electoral violence that were witnessed and experienced in the recent general elections. Amuriat, also the president of the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party told the committee that he experienced untold humiliation and brutality, all through the campaign.
16:33
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Five Arrested for Trafficking 30 Burundian Women 1 1

Charles Twine, the spokesperson of criminal investigations directorate has told Uganda Radio Network –URN that Garuka was found in a room with two female adults who have since revealed that he was sexually exploiting them. Upon his arrest, Garuka led the security team to a house in Bulenga where 30 girls were found locked with no means for an exit.
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Museveni Asks Doctors To Explain More on Lwanga's Death Archbishop Lwanga 4 1

Speaking at Kololo Independence Grounds at the national day of mourning, Museveni said that it is difficult to understand how Lwanga could die of a condition that was well-known for long by his doctors.
15:59
15:59

FUFA yet to Decide on Uganda Cranes Coach McKnistry's Fate 5 1

The Federation recently asked Uganda Cranes gaffer Johnathan McKnistry to step down for the two remaining Afcon fixtures against Burkina Faso and Malawi as the technical team is evaluating the situation. According to Magogo, the FUFA technical team has sat and had evaluation of the status of the team, he adds on that the technical team will however need some time to make a final decision.
15:48
15:48

Arua Leaders Protest Giveaway of Barifa Forest 4 3

On Tuesday, the residents led by the Ayivu East MP-elect, Geoffrey Feta, delivered a petition to the National Forest Authority-NFA Range Manager for West Nile demanding immediate cancellation of the lease offer of 10 hectares.
15:04
15:04

NRM Spent UGX 3 Billion on Media Space During Campaigns - Dombo 1 1 Top story

In a campaign that was scientific—characterized by smaller crowds, broadcast media was a target for all political actors. Though it’s those with money who could buy space. And given that most radios in Uganda are owned by politicians of the ruling party, opposition parties reported being denied access to media space with no explanation.
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Soroti Hospital Needs a Revamp to Perform Better - Dr. Epodoi Parliament sessions 2 1

Dr. Epodoi and the team of 14 other medics performed a historic surgery on March 26th, 2021 after successfully separating a conjoined live twin from the dead sister. The deceased twin had taken six days and was decomposing by the time of the operation.
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Suspected DRC Militiamen Rob Engine Boats on Lake Albert robbery 1

The armed militiamen raided the lake at around 2 a.m near Kaiso landing site in Kabaale sub-county Hoima district. They placed several fishermen at gunpoint and ordered them to surrender the engines.
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One Dead, Three Hospitalized After Suspected Poisoning in Bukedea 3 1

The deceased has been identified as Joseph Osire while those in the hospital are the deceased’s wife Matilidah Angege 55, their son Charles Awoja and Christine Apio. They are all residents of Kidongole village, Kidongole Sub County.
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Donated COVID-19 Cash to be Used to set up Blood Banks - Atwine COVID-19 Donations 2

Rubbishing claims that the money couldn’t be accounted for, Atwiine said part of the money will be used to set up hotel structures at border points which will serve as health worker accommodation facilities and that some of the money will be used to construct blood banks in Arua and Soroti districts.
11:22
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Local Gov't Ministry Opposes Directive On Operationalisation of New Administrative Units local government 2 1

The State Minister for Local Government Jennifer Namuyangu says that the directive is unrealistic because some of the new units do not have any sources for local revenue.
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Security Guard Shoots Dead Boda Boda Cyclist CPS 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire identified the suspect as Morris Opedunu attached to Pinnacle Security Company, who was guarding one of the banks at the Mall.
10:39
10:39

American Music Star Akon Plans to Build a City in Uganda 3

Akon says the main goal is to promote tourism in Uganda, develope infrastructure and establish solar energy projects both in the City and in rural areas in Uganda.
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08:52

Head Teacher in Busia on the Spot Over Missing UGX 24M for School Bus 5

In 2016, parents through the Parent’s Teachers Association agreed to contribute 10,000 Shillings per term per child for the purchase of a school bus.
08:03
08:03

Three Arrested in Mbale for Alleged Murder 1

According to Rogers Taitika, the Elgon region police spokesperson, the three whose names were not released not to jeopardize the investigation were arrested on Monday with the help of police sniffer dogs.
08:03
08:03

Lack of Incubators Puts Babies in Gulu at Risk 1 1

Currently, the health facility has only five incubators at the neonatal ward with more than 10 premature babies under care.
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