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14:54
14:54

Tablighs Seek Audience With Museveni Over Jailed Clerics kampala 2 3

Ayub Nyende, the Secretary General, Jamat Salaifya says all they want is justice for the suspects.
17:19
17:19

Ugandan Muslims Celebrate Birth of Prophet Mohammed (PICTORIAL) sheikh muwaya 9

Ugandan Muslims on Saturday, January 03, 2015 joined faithful across the world to celebrate the birth of Prophet Mohammed (Peace Be Upon Him). In Kampala, the main celebrations were held at the National Mosque situated in Old Kampala and at Kibuli Mosque.
11:37
11:37

Health Workers Using ARVs To Treat Hepatitis B - MP 3

The Health committee of Parliament has questioned why Hepatitis B patients are being given Anti-retroviral drugs as treatment.
07:22
07:22

Health Minister Rugunda Says Uganda is Safe From Ebola ebola update 3 2 Top story

The Minister of Health Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has allayed fears that a motor cycle rider was on Wednesday found infected with Ebola in Kitgum district. Minister Rugunda states that the National Task Force on epidemics and disease surveillance is on alert to watch out for any Ebola alerts throughout the country.
07:55
07:55

7-year-old Maria Achola Fights Liver Failure Amidst Financial Challenges 1

7 year old Maria Achola a 6th born of seven children is currently struggling with a liver failure complication, unfortunately for her, the cost of 34,000 US Dollars is needed for a liver transplant in India yet her family cannot afford it and the family fears the worst. Our reporter Halima Athumani went to the International Hospital Kampala where she met Maria, her mother and a Doctor who spoke to her about Maria\'s condition.
07:11
07:11

DP Questions Army Deployments on Kalangala,Ssese Islands uganda security 1 Top story

Mathias Nsubuga, the DP Secretary General, at a press conference Tuesday said he has been receiving phone calls from his constituents telling him that there is a heavy deployment of soldiers in Ssese and Kalangala Islands.
18:14
18:14

Mao Recuperating - Family 2

The Democratic Party President Norbert Mao is recuperating at Nairobi hospital where he was hospitalized for Pneumonia of the lungs.
13:48
13:48

Swedish Government Gives Uganda $200m for Next 5 Years aid cuts Top story

In a statement by the Minister for International Development Cooperation Hillevi Engstrom, Sweden will give Uganda approximately 200 Million US Dollars.
10:28
10:28

FDC Party Set for Grassroot Elections 3

The exercise, to cost Ugx 800 million will involve mobilization of supporters the grassroots and selection of flag bearers in preparation for the next general election, Party President Mugisha Muntu has said.
15:38
15:38

Speaker Oulanyah: DP President Mao Is Not Dead mao ill 1 1 Top story

The Democratic Party President Nobert Mao left Gulu on Saturday morning and was flown straight to Nairobi Hospital for treatment. The Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah this afternoon told the house that he has been receiving phone calls with claims that Mao is dead.
10:40
10:40

Upcoming Journalists Push For Open Media Space 4

Upcoming journalists from Makerere University are appealing to Members of Parliament to amend existing media laws to enable journalists work freely. At a Parliamentary Forum for Media for youth on Wednesday, the youth cited the Press and Journalist Act 2000 that is currently before court, arguing that it needs to be amended.
16:36
16:36

Internal Affairs Asked to Check Disrespectful South Sudan Drivers reckless drivers 2

The Minister for Internal Affairs General Aronda Nyakairima has been asked to explain the failure by some drivers from South Sudan to adhere to Uganda’s traffic rules.
16:22
16:22

Women Leaders Meet to Plot For 2016 women and power 3 1

Women activists in Uganda will tomorrow meet to discuss development issues affecting women ahead of 2016 general elections.
16:07
16:07

National Population and Housing Census to Start on 28th August 2 1 Top story

State Minister for Finance, Planning and Economic Development Matia Kasaija says government has already gazetted the census night which is the 27th/28th and whoever shall be in the country on that day shall be counted.
10:53
10:53

London Girls Summit Called to Curb FGM and Early Child Marriages sexual abuse 3 1

The Summit is aimed at mobilizing domestic and international efforts to end female genital mutilation and child early and forced marriage within a generation. Currently in Uganda one percent of the total population has undergone Female Gential mutilation.
16:58
16:58

Tailored Conventional Interventions Needed to Curb HIV Increase in Fishing Communities condom use 2

Transactional sexual relationships were prevalent in fishing communities with over 34 per cent of men and 24 per cent of women had engaged in transactional sex. Of these only 41 percent of women and 44 percent of men reported condom use during transactional sex.
15:57
15:57

WHO Resident Coordinator to Uganda: Localize Post 2015 Development Agenda 2

Alemu stresses the need for the agenda to be owned by local communities, political will and relevant targets for individual communities.
17:46
17:46

Donors Call for Criminal Prosecution of Officials Implicated in Abuse of Public Funds

Frederiksen also acknowledged Uganda’s role in contributing to peace and stability in the region, continued progress vis-à-vis parliamentary oversight, and safeguarding freedom from torture.
14:58
14:58

Drug Resistant Ticks Continue to Puzzle Health and Agricultural Officials 3

Dr Patrick Vudriko, a clinical and experimental pharmacologist says the resistance is caused genetically when a farmer uses the same pesticide over a long period of time.
14:10
14:10

MOH Launches Campaign to Fight Teenage Pregnancies teenage pregnancy 2

Currently, 24 percent of maternal deaths in Uganda are a result of teenage pregnancies, which are a threat to national development.
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