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MPs Welcome Museveni’s Statement on Corruption, Demand Action on Security President Museveni 12 1

The President while delivering the State of the Nation address at a Parliament session held at Kololo Airstrip said that to achieve aims of building the economy, they must defeat corruption which starts from the Ministry of Finance, that add in things that are not there.
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Pictorial: Museveni Delivers State of the Nation Address Top story

The President's address focused on security, covid-19 panademic, the economy among others.
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Butaleja Flood Warning System Yet to be Repaired 1 4

The two early flood warning systems which were installed on River Manafwa stopped functioning about six years ago.
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High Courts Close Next Week for Case Management Computerisation Training Jamson Karemani 1

Currently, the Judiciary is using the Court Case Administration System which has been criticized for being prone to corruption and delaying justice and the cases are recorded in documents and kept in manila paper file covers.
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CNOOC Joins Total’s Bid For Uganda’s New Oil Blocks 1 2 Top story

The Manager in charge Second Licensing, Frank Mugisha confirmed the latest development saying a company shortlisted for biding was allowed to add a joint venture partner at the Request for Qualification (RfQ) stage.
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Drama as Justice Baguma Forwards Mabirizi's Case File to Ssekaana Musa Ssekaana 1 2

Justice Emmanuel Baguma, the Deputy head of Civil Division said he didn't see any reason for withdrawing those cases and there were no minutes from Ssekaana to show why the matters were withdrawn.
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Napak Farmers in Tears as Company Fails to Pay them UGX 100million

One of the farmers called John Lokol URN that the management of Koge Company Limited, based in Soroti, convinced farmers in the area to give them their produce to add value on it but since then the company has failed to pay them their money.
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Pregnant Women Not Taking Malaria Prevention Treatment-Study Makerere University 4

Dr Fatuma Namusoke, an Obstetrician and Gynecologist who was the Principal Investigator in a new study by researchers at Makerere University told URN that the majority of women revealed missing the three recommended doses of fansidar
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Ministry of Education Halts Reopening of Schools 2

In a statement issued on Friday and signed by the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Education Alex Kakooza, all the planned reporting back and breaking off should be suspended until the President’s address on June 6, which will give guidance on the way forward for the sector.
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Animal Thefts On Rise In Busia 4

According to the residents, they have resorted to sleeping outside as others do night patrols within their villages, aiming to arrest the thugs and protect their animals as the only way to curtail cases of rampant thefts in the area.
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Oulanyah Tasks MPs on Responsive Representation 1 2

Oulanyah was this afternoon delivering a speech during the opening of the 1st Session of the Eleventh Parliament prior to the delivery of the State of Nation Address by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni.
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UNBS in Crackdown Against Sale of Fuel in Plastic Bottles Ministry of Energy 4 1

It is a common practice along highways and streets in major trading centres and towns of Northern Uganda for people to sell diesel and petrol in plastic containers to motorists in total violation of safety precautions.
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Two Suspected Bodaboda Thieves Lynched in Mukono 1 2

The suspects who were travelling on a numberless motorcycle were reportedly trailed from Bunamwaya in Kampala and rounded up at Sunshire Fuel Station in Kirangira, Nama sub-county where they had gone to make a fuel refill at around 10 a.m.
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Parliament Looking for Special Office Space for Kadaga Rebecca Kadaga 1 Top story

Kadaga has over the past 20 years occupied the office of the Deputy Speaker and that of the Speaker of Parliament. But she has now vacated the office of the speaker after losing the seat to her former deputy Jacob Oulannyah, who was backed by the National Resistance Movement-NRM party.
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FUFA Bans Fans in Stadiums Decolas Kiiza 1

According to FUFA’s Deputy CEO in charge of Football, Decolus Kiiza, the directive follows the increasing number of covid-19 cases in the country.
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How NUP Lost Speaker Elections, even with Majority Councilors 4

In Lubaga Division, the NUP candidate Rehema Fugge was defeated by the NRM candidate Mbaziira Musah, in a council where NUP has 64 councillors elected on its ticket against the 11 members of the NRM. The story was the same in other areas like Makindye and Kampala Central, forcing enraged NUP supporters to take to social media to show their displeasure, accusing their leaders of betraying the struggle.
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URA's 30-Year Journey Through 7 Commissioners General 2

The tax body, with Edward Larbi Siaw as commissioner general -CG, in that year collected 113 billion Shillings, which was 6.83% of GDP then amounting to 11.2 trillion Shillings. But much as the revenue collections have since grown many times to Ushs 16.4 trillion as of 2018/2019 (and expected to hit 19 trillion this fiscal year), the ratio to GDP has been oscillating between 11 and 13% in the last one decade.
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Omoro Residents Decry Poor State of Roads Omoro district 1

According to reports from Omoro district, only 294 kilometers’ roads have been rehabilitated and maintained out of the total of 821 kilometers.
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