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19:08

Uganda Premier League: Express FC Defeats Busoga United to go Top Godfrey Lwesibawa 1 1

Goals from Erick Kambale and a hat trick from Godfrey Lwesibawa helped the Red Eagles to sail past the Busoga and secure a Premier league top position which has been dominated by URA in the last game weeks.
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Entebbe Airport Fuel Tanks Catch Fire

Fred Bamwesige, the Acting Director-General Uganda Civil Aviation Authority-UCAA says the safety, security team and firefighters were dispatched to stop the fire from spreading to other jet fuel tanks within less than an hour.
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Extension Workers in Northern Uganda Form Coalition to Improve Farming Omoro District 1 1

The coalition named Northern Uganda Agricultural Extension Platform is aimed at closing the gaps of the extension services in the region.
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Arua City Mayor Pledges to Eliminate Tribal, Religious Conflicts 3 2

In his inaugural speech on Tuesday, Nyakua said that the recently concluded political campaigns were based along tribal and religious lines which divided the electorate. According to Nyakua, he will promote unity and harmony in the new council.
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Gov't Departments Not Yet Ready For NDP III- CSOs 5

Julius Mukunda, the Executive Director of the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group, CSBAG, says that even the 70% target was not adequate.
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Soroti City Mayor Sets Focus on Unity, Economic Empowerment Soroti City Council 2 2

Now Edogu says he will ensure service delivery. He notes that development can only be realized when all parties work together.
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Pictorial: Day Two of Swearing in MPs of the Eleventh Parliament MPs Swearing in Top story

It was a colourful affair as the second batch of Members of the 11th Parliament took their oaths on Tuesday. These brought the total of the already sworn in MPs to 265 MPs after another 134 were sworn in on Monday.
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Virtual Graduation: Graduands Miss Freedom Square Experience 4 1

Previously, each graduand would be accompanied by two people, preferably parents or guardians to the graduation ceremony that is usually held in the university Freedom Square. However, due to COVID19 pandemic induced restrictions, attendance was limited to doctoral and Masters degree graduands plus a few undergraduates who excelled in their respective course obtaining a first-class degree.
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New Entebbe Mayor Calls for Reconcilation 5 2

On Tuesday during the swearing-in ceremony, Rulinda rallied the people to end politicking and focus on the development of their area.
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Pictorial; The New Look of the Kampala Old Taxi Park

So far, the pavement layer is almost completed with a small section left. The layer has been marked to enable taxis to park in an orderly manner. There are streets lights installed and steps constructed to ease the entry of passengers into the Park.
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Soroti Division Mayor Dragged from Home to Take Oath Soroti City Council 2 2

On Tuesday morning, Omer briefly appeared at the Mayor's Garden where the swearing-in ceremony was taking place but abandoned the venue before the administration of oaths and returned to his home in Akisim. The organisers of the event presided over by Soroti Chief Magistrate Margret Aanyu were taken by surprise when they learnt that Omer had boycotted the function.
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NRM Leaning Independent MPs Excluded from Choosing Flag Bearer for Speaker 3

Speaking on Tuesday at the Commission’s headquarters along Kyadondo Road in Kampala, Dr Tanga Odoi, the chairperson said only 337 NRM MPs in the 11th parliament will take part in deciding who will be the speaker and the deputy for the next five years.
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5,000 Police Officers in Kampala Dodge Covid-19 Vaccination 2 1

Dr Moses Byaruhanga, the Director of Police Health Services, says only 7,833 police officers in Kampala have turned up for the exercise.
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Residents, Budongo Sub County Officials Feud Over Land land dispute 5

The contract to construct the 54-kilometre road was awarded to China Railway Number Seven group company limited. However, a row has now emerged between Budongo Sub County and area residents who are both claiming ownership of the same land.
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Amnesty Commission Resettles Former ADF Rebels in Kasese 4 1

The packages, which include household items and agricultural tools, are provided under a $4.2 million grant by the World Bank Multi-Country Demobilization and Reintegration Program (MDRP). The beneficiaries are from the Sub counties of Kitholhu and Kirararo.
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Sand Cranes Coach Names Team for Beach Soccer Finals beach soccer afcon 1 1

The team of 15 players will depart the country on Wednesday morning for West Africa aboard Ethiopian Airlines. The tournament is slated for 23- 29 May.
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CEHURD Probes How Mukono Stillborn Ended Up in Placenta Pit 2 1

Baiti used scan images that were taken earlier to prove that she was expecting two babies and not one. But moments after the complaint, health workers at the hospital gave her a stillborn and told her that the baby had been mistakenly thrown in a placenta pit.
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Floods Displace 400 from Kasensero Landing Site 1 2

The floods that were triggered by the persistent seasonal rainfall have displaced more than 400 people from the villages of Kagera Cell 8, and 10.
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Sacco Chairperson Blocked from Accessing Office 2 1

The Sacco Chairperson Charles Lubega Masengere also doubling has the acting manager is tasked to give an accountability report for the last two years following complaints from members over failure to access their savings and loans. The sacco manager was forced to resign two years back over what the sacco board members termed as incompetency.
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Kadaga Set to Face NRM Scrutiny in Speakers Race Rebecca Kadaga 3 1 Top story

Kadaga is seeking a third term of office as the speaker of Parliament having served as the Speaker of the ninth and tenth parliaments, ending ten years of service at the helm of the legislative assembly. Prior to this, she served as the deputy speaker for two terms, during the seventh and eighth parliaments.
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