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Minet Launches Uganda Operations

By Edwin Muhumuza Minet, formerly AON, has launched operations in Uganda. Strategically its risk, reinsurance and human resources advisory operation is the beginning of a...
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Uganda’s community of the deaf “We have been ignored by government.”

By Edwin Muhumuza Uganda’s community of the deaf have raised concern following the lack of access to health information including HIV/AIDS. This after a survey...
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UCE examination leakage started in Iganga says UNEB boss

The recent leakage of Uganda Certificate of Examination (UCE) papers has been traced to Iganga district. The confirmation comes a week after media reports indicating...
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Government to spend about US $ 6 billion on nuclear power plant

By Waswa Deo Uganda government will spend close to US $ 6 billion to construct a Nuclear power plant to generate extra power for industrial...
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Top police officers charged with kidnap

By Gloria Nakiyimba Seven senior police officers have been charged with kidnap of two Rwandese Nationals and being in possession of firearms and grenades.  Former...
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Gulu University vice chancellor quizzed by the land commission

By Sania Babirye The current Gulu university Secretary Moses Bukenya Seguya has asked the  commission of Inquiry into land matters to summon the Gulu university...
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Court permits former Crane bank employees to sue DFCU

By Sania Babirye The high court in Kampala has given permission to 10 former crane bank employees to sue DFCU bank on behalf of their...
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NRM’s Ibaale loses defamation case against Katuntu

By Sania Babirye The Court of Appeal has this morning dismissed with costs an election appeal by NRMs Daniel Ibaale  that was challenging the victory...
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The shilling hits its lowest against dollar in two years

The shilling this week slumped against the US dollar, getting to its weakest point in two years. The shilling shifted from its stable range of...
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Sheikh Yunus Kamoga applies for bail siting old age and deteriorating health

By Sania Babirye The convicted and jailed  Tabliq sect leader Sheikh Yunus Kamoga has applied  for bail  before the Court of Appeal. The bail application...
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FDC postpones weekly prayers due to unavailability of religious leaders

By Wasswa Deo Opposition political party Forum for Democratic Change has postponed the launch of their weekly prayers against the lifting of the age limit....
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Residents discover another body of Sironko mudslide victim

Residents have recovered the remains of 16-year-old Sam Wayanga, one of the Sironko mudslide victims more than a month after the incident. Residents recovered Wayanga’s decomposing...
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Fundraising for Museveni retirement package put on hold,there are no signs of him leaving

Opposition leaders in Ankole have suspended the fundraising drive for President, Yoweri Museveni’s retirement package. Mweteise Bintabara, the Kiruhura District FDC Chairperson, announced the suspension...
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Byandala has a case to answer says Anti-corruption court

By Sania Babirye Anti corruption court Justice Lawrence Gidudu has ruled that the former works minister Abraham Byandala and his six  co accused have a case to...
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Capital FM partners with Abryans to bring you the biggest fashion event in Uganda

Capital FM is the official radio partner of the 2017 Abryans Style and Fashion Awards 2017. Wordsmiths from the golden literary eon coined the notion...
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PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEE DIVIDED ON DISCIPLINARY PROCEDURE

By Edwin Muhumuza Former Leader of opposition in Parliament and MP Agago North Ogenga Latigo says the committee on rules, privileges and discipline cannot investigate...
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Former KCC employee sues KCCA boss over unpaid salary

By Sania Babirye The   executive Director of Kampala Capital  City Authority( KCCA)Jennifer Musisi has been summoned by the high court in Kampala on allegations of...
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Shops down town open to business amidst “togikwatako” tension

Streets in Kampala’s central business district (CBD) are bustling with activities despite public anxiety and heavy deployment over the upcoming presidential age limit debate in...
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Kanyamunyu applies for Bail for the forth time

By Sania Babirye Mathew Kanyamunyu Muyogoma who is charged with the murder of Kenneth Akena a social worker at Lugogo in Kampala in 2016 has...
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Serena Williams unveils Baby Alexis to the world

Twelve days after being born in a West Palm Beach, Florida, hospital, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. has made her debut to the world in an...
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Bobby Brown sues TV over misrepresentation in daughter’s biopic

Bobbi Kristina’s estate has joined forces with her father Bobby Brown to stop TV One from airing a biopic about his daughter’s short life. The...
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Mwanje and others return to court for trial over Kigundu

 By Sania Babirye The former acting Amir of Nakaserero Mosque  sheikh  Yahaya Ramathan Mwanje and seven others have been committed to the international crimes division...
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Heavy rain in Isingiro washes homes and livestock away

Hundreds of people are homeless in Nyamiyanja and Birere Sub counties in Isingiro district following heavy rains that have been pounding the area since Sunday....
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‘SAWA WORLD’ CALLS FOR MINDSET CHANGE AMONG YOUTH

By Edwin Muhumuza Youths have been urged to change their mindset in regard to tackling the unemployment challenge. With as low as 20,000 shs, Sawa...
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Civil society urged to strengthen digital departments

By Edwin Muhumuza Civil Society Organizations are rooting for the strengthening of cyber security in a bid to safe guard them- selves from attackers. Executive...
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Semwanga’s body will not be exhumed, court rules

By Sania Babirye The High court in Kampala has dismissed an application that was seeking  orders to  have  the body of the late Ivan Ssemwanga...
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Ugandans urged to screen housemaids for crime before employment

Dr. Fred Yiga, the Police Director Interpol and Peace Support Operations has asked Ugandans to get their house maids screened for crimes before employing them....
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Minister Jeje Odongo says Entebbe murders are ritual sacrifices

Ritual cleansing, domestic disputes and land conflicts could have fueled a spate of mysterious killings in parts of Katabi Town Council and Nansana Municipality, Wakiso...
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Will.i.am positive about his move to new Swedish mobile record label

Will.i.am is looking to lead a new wave in the music industry. The Black Eyed Peas frontman announced on Wednesday that he is hoping to...
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Justice Chibita slaps fresh charges against Major Kiggudu suspected murderers

By Sania Babirye The Director of Public Prosecutions Mike Chibita has this morning formally withdrawn charges of murdering Maj. Muhammad Kiggudu and his bodyguard   against...
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Sironko mudslide victims receive food relief from Government

Government has finally delivered 500 bags of maize flour to mudslides victims in Sironko district. The maize flour was delivered to Sironko district headquarters on...
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Ugandans are faced with food insecurity, officials blame it on past drought

The population of food-stressed Ugandans has increased to 26.5 percent from the 16 percent reported in July 2016, according to a report from the Office...