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Museveni Calls for More Turkish Investments in Uganda 1

Museveni made the remarks today while meeting Turkish investors led by the Turkish Ambassador to Uganda Fikret Kerem Alp at State House Entebbe.
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Uganda Adopts New Approach to Road Carnage After Failing on Global Target 5

Judith Karara, the Senior Road Safety Officer at the Ministry of Works says that when COVID-19 hit the country and a lockdown was introduced, the ministry hoped that the restrictions on transport would lower the accidents and death, at least temporarily. However, there was hardly any change, calling for more thought about the causes of the high accident and death rates, according to Karara.
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Elephants Leave Over 1000 Households Food Insecure in Kitgum 5

Oyella says the elephants move in groups of between five to 30 and expresses disappointment that Uganda Wild Life Authority is more compassionate towards the wild animals than humans who are now feeding on greens because they face arrest even when caught hunting for bush rats.
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Museveni Wants Big Power Consumers to Get Electricity Directly from Generation Stations

Museveni said this during a meeting at State House Entebbe with Chinese investors from the Mbale Industrial Park who protested their omission from direct power consumption despite having a bigger industrial park than MMP Industrial Park in Buikwe district.
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Deputy Solicitor General Guides MPs on Merger of Electricity Companies 1 1

Pius Biribonwoha said that there is no need to amend the Electricity Act to provide for the merger since the Companies Act, 2012 regulates the functions of the companies, their management, and other matters pertaining to the companies.
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External Recruitment Firms Want Special Police Unit government 3 1

Baker Akantambira, the UAERA chairperson, says that there is a need to establish a special police unit, which is thoroughly oriented with the labour externalization legal frameworks to avoid harassment of their members, most of whom are prosecuted without conducting the necessary inquiries.
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NCDC Needs UGX 1Billion To Review A Level Curriculum 2 1

John Okumu, the Manager of Secondary Department at NCDC, explains that they found it crucial to embark on the process of reviewing the A-level curriculum before the pioneers of the new lower secondary curriculum, which was rolled out in 2020 transit to senior five.
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Foreigners Rush to Renew Documents After Deportation Threats 1 1

Jacob Siminyu, the Internal Affairs Ministry Spokesperson said ever since they announced a plan to arrest people illegally living in the country, an average of 50 applications from foreigners seeking to validate their documents are received every day.
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Luwero District Turns to Parents as Desk Shortage Worsens in Schools 4 1 Top story

Burton Bumba, the headteacher of Luwero Boys Primary School, says that before the COVID-19 induced lockdown, they had less than 1000 learners but their current enrollment stands at 1306 pupils.
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Matugga - Kapeeka Road Under Plan for Reconstruction – Gen. Katumba 5 1

The Minister of Works and Transport, Gen. Edward Katumba Wamala has revealed that the Matugga- Ssemuto- Kapeeka road is being re-designed pending reconstruction.
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MUST Students Protest Delayed Release of School Practice Money 6 4

The more than 400 students stormed the office of the Resident City Commissioner Mbarara city demanding his intervention.
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Kidandala Withdraws Election Appeal Against Ssegirinya Kawempe North MP 2 Top story

"The Appellant has decided to withdraw the above Election Petition having lost interest to prosecute the same for a number of reasons but most of all the continued incarceration of the 1st Respondent has portrayed the Appellant as if he is on the side of the tormentors," reads the letter.
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Archbishop Calls for Effective Laws to Ensure Justice for Women 2 1

According to the Archbishop, the safety and security of women in homes and the public remain a concern for faith leaders. Kaziimba was on Wednesday speaking to journalists at the Church of Uganda cook day activity held in commemoration of International Women's Day.
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Uganda Cup Draws: Vipers to Play Kataka FC in Round of 16 1

FUFA Competitions Director, Aisha Nalule who presided over the draws on Wednesday says that the round of 16 matches will be played between March 20-24.
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Man Commits Suicide After Forceful Reconciliation With His Enstraged Wife Bududa Police 3

Fred Namatati, the brother to the deceased, says that he saw him entering an Agro shop on Tuesday and didn’t care that much since he was a farmer.
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Schools in Lyantonde Understaffed 1

There are 47 government primary and five secondary schools that are operating below the required staffing levels which compromise services delivery.
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Severe Hunger Kills Eight in Kaabong

The District chairperson Kaabong Jino Meri the said the eight people died in the three most affected sub-counties of Lobongai, Loyoro and Kamion.
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Acholi Clerics Pray for Peace Between Russia, Ukraine 1 6 Top story

Led by their Chairperson, John Baptist Odama, the Archbishop of Gulu Diocese, the clerics noted that innocent people are suffering and dying and property lost due to selfishness and greed.
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Disabled and Immobile, Vendor Supports Eight Children and a Grandchild Moroto road 2 1

Born with severely crippled legs, Achabo who settles for her work by 6:00am and leaves the streets sometimes past 7:00pm wasn't aware of Women's Day yesterday.
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St. Joseph School Fire Attributed to Poor Electricity Connection James Mubi 1

The Kiira Regional Police spokesperson, James Mubi, says that detectives inspected the dormitory and found several illegal connections on the school premises.
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