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Plan International, WWF and KCCA team up to mitigate the effects of climate change

By Alice Lubwama Kampala Capital City Authority has signed a commitment with plan international Uganda and World Wide fund to ensure that whatever they plan...
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67 year old man held over defiement

By Robert Ssegawa Police in Rubanda district have arrested a 67 year old man for alleged defilement of a thirteen year old girl. The suspect...
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Sylvia Ntambi fails to show up in court

By Deo Wasswa The Anti Corruption Court has issued criminal summons against the Chairperson of the Equal Opportunities Commission Sylvia Muwebwa Ntambi. She is wanted...
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EACJ throws out Mabirizi’s anti age limit removal case

By Sania Babirye The East African court of justice has dismissed an appeal filed by city lawyer Hassan Male Mabirizi challenging the constitutional amendment act...
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MP Zaake’s torture case to be heard next year

By Sania Babirye The High court in Kampala has pushed to January next year the hearing of the case in which Mityana MP Francis Zaake...
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Fisherman arrested for stealing ATM card

By Robert Ssegawa Police in Entebbe have arrested a fisher man for stealing ATM cards. Wandera Geoffrey , a resident of Abaita babiri was nabbed...
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Kigezi residents advised to follow president’s directives on COVID-19

By Robert Ssegawa The head of Community Policing Department in the Uganda Police Force, ACP Anatoli Muleterwa has called upon Local authorities in Kigezi region...
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ACDEG to promote violence free elections

By Deo Wasswa The Bugiri Municipality area representative in parliament Asuman Basalirwa has observed the need to popularize the African Charter on democracy, elections, and...
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DPP takes another Mabiriizi case

By Sania Babirye Buganda road court has allowed the Director of Public Prosecution to take over a case in which city lawyer Hassan Male Mabiriizi...
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Nabilah set to stand for mayorship on NUP ticket

By Robert Segawa Kampala woman member of Parliament Nabilah Nagayi Ssempala has been nominated to contest for Kampala lord mayor ticket for the opposition national...
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Court sets 16th October for NUP ownership ruling

By Sania Babirye Kampala high court judge Musa Sekana has set the 16th of next month to deliver his ruling in case challenging the new...
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Sylvia Muwebwa summoned by Anti corruption court

By Deo Wasswa The anti-corruption coalition Uganda (ACCU) has urged the anti-corruption court to keenly follow-up the summons made to Ms Sylvia Muwebwa Ntambi, the...
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Security heads called to train their officers in human rights observance

By Alice Lubwama The African center for treatment and rehabilitation of torture victim has called upon heads of security agents mainly Uganda Police and Uganda...
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Tony Elumelu named in “TIME 100” list of the 100 most influential people in the world 2020

By Edwin Muhumuza The Time Magazine named Tony O. Elumelu, one of Africa’s leading investors and philanthropists, in the 2020 TIME100, the annual list of...
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Government hands over ambulances to Uganda Red Cross

By Moses Kidandi Uganda Red Cross Society with support from the Government of Uganda has received 10 ambulances to support emergency response activities along major...
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Rhino Fund Uganda-Captain Joseph C.Roy conflict finally resolved

By Annah Nafula The infamous long lasting dispute between Capt. Joseph C.Roy and Rhino Fund has finally come to an end. This after a series...
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Fun Factory in new COVID-19 awareness hit

By Daudi Zirimala Twaweza Uganda has teamed up with popular comedy outfit, Fun Factory to release a song Titled Yambala Mask which loosely translates to...
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Leader of opposition demands for thorough investigations into Makerere fire

BY Alice Lubwama Opposition leader in Parliament Betty Aol Ochan has called for thorough investigations into the cause of the fire that destroyed property at...
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Nyanzi granted bail by Busia Police

By Sania Babirye Busia magistrate has granted bail to FDC’s Stella Nyanzi and her two co accused. Grade one magistrate Keibei Kitrotich released Nyanzi with...
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Justice Dollo asks judicial officials to be impartial

By Sania Babirye The 3rd annual commemoration of Justice Benedict Kiwanuka has been scientifically held by the judiciary under the theme Benedict Kiwanuka promoting the...
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FDC blames Makerere for not guarding university against fire

By Robert Segawa The Forum for Democratic change party (FDC) has blamed police for the poor handling of the fire that put down Ivory tower...
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Politicians blamed for raising number of wetland settlements

By Moses Kidandi The National Environment management Authority has blamed political leaders in different communities for fueling the occupation of wetlands across the country. NEMA...
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UPDF warns public to desist from violence in this political season

By Moses Kidandi The spokesperson of the UPDF Brig. Flavia Byekwaso is urging Ugandans to desist from being pulled into involved in acts of violence...
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Court asks new NUP leaders to explain transfer issues

By Sania Babirye High Court under Justice Musa Ssekana has asked the founders of now National Unity platform to appear in court and enlighten on...
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Medics asked to develop patient safety culture

By Daudi Zirimala Working in stressful environments has been cited as a factor that makes health workers prone to errors which might occasionally cause bodily...

Man sues Meera Investments over accident

By Sania Babirye Meera investments Ltd belonging to city tycoon Sudhir Ruparelia has been dragged to the high court civil division by a pedestrian, Martin...
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Boda Boda rider sues government

By Sania Babirye The government of Uganda has been dragged to court by a debt defaulter who was allegedly shot in the knee by security...
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Ministry of health sets new guidelines for churches

By Deo Wasswa Ministry of health says, churches will be subjected to limited number of attendants during church services once the president announces the reopening...
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Buganda recieves her monumental Rolls-Royce

By Daudi Zirimala The Central government has today returned to Buganda Kingdom the Vintage car, A Rolls-Royce Silver cloud that Sir Edward Muteesa II Rode...
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DPP asks Wakiso court to take over Bobi Wine case

By Sania Babirye The Director of Public prosecutions has asked the Wakiso magistrate court to take the case in which city lawyer Male Mabirizi is...
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UTB in digital domestic tourism campaign

By Edwin Muhumuza Uganda Tourism Board has launched an 8-week long digital campaign to promote domestic tourism dubbed ‘Take on the Pearl’. Ever since the...
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Fitness practitioners ask Government to open their facilities

By Deo Wasswa The Association of wellness health and fitness practitioners in Uganda has called upon the government to consider re-opening of fitness facilities. They...