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Justice Tuhaise recuses herself from Kabaka land case

By Sania Babirye Supreme Court Justice Percy Tuhaise has recused herself from a land and compensation case filed by City Lawyer Hassan Male Mabirizi against...
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Ascent Capital Africa announces USD100 fund to be invested in East Africa

By Alice Lubwama Ascent capital Africa a private equity fund has announced a 100 million dollar fund to be invested in mid sized companies across...
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Man arrested for poaching

By Sania Babirye 24 year old Man who was arrested inside Murchison falls National Park hunting has protected animals has been arraigned before court and...
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Day 2: Kadaga swears in, seeks 3rd term as speaker

By Alice Lubwama 67 Members of Parliament have been sworn in this morning during the second day of the ceremony and among them, is the...
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Mabirizi wants Kasaija and 3 three others arrested for personation

By Sania Mabirizi City lawyer Male Mabirizi Kiwanuka has instituted private criminal proceedings against four former minister including Matia Kasaija,Edward Katumba Wamala, Abubakar Jeje Odongo...
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National livestock census postponed

By Edwin Muhumuza The Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) in conjunction with the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry ( MAAIF) has postponed the livestock census...
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UTB flags off Gold Medalist Cheptegei

By Edwin Muhumuza The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has flagged off reigning world marathon champion Joshua Cheptegei to participate in the 60th Ostrava Golden Spike...
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UCC organises digital training for entrepreneurs

By Phiona Namutebi Uganda Communications Commission in partnership with Federation of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises has kicked off a campaign dubbed Digital Literacy for...
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Century bottling company boss asks industrial workers to got for immunisation

By Moses Kidandi Industrial workers are being asked to scale up the need to be immunized against COVID-19 as more strains are reportedly threatening a...
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Soldier jailed 50 years for killing Eritrean business man

By Sania Babirye The High court in Kampala has handed a 52 year Jail sentence to a UPDF soldier after convicting him on charges of...
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UPDF soldier convicted of murdering Eritrean businessman

By Sania Babirye The High court in Kampala has found guilty and consequently convicted a UPDF soldier on charges of murdering an Eritrean National and...
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Nubian Li, Eddie Mutwe further remanded

By Sania Babirye The 36 National Unity Platform Party members led by Eddie Sebuwufu commonly known as Eddy Mutwe and Ali Bukeni commonly known as...
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Inflation down to 2.1% in April

By Edwin Muhumuza The Annual Headline Inflation for the year ending April 2021 was recorded at 2.1 compared to the 2.7 percent recorded for the...
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President Museveni swears in sixth term

-URN Yoweri Museveni has been sworn in for a sixth term as the President of Uganda. Museveni, 76 was sworn in at Kololo Independence Grounds,...
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Frerich Fowarders boss in court for missing imports

By Sania Babirye The Director of Frerich Forwarders (U) LTD has been Arraigned before Buganda road court and charged with two counts of failure to...
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Man sent to jail for attempted rape

By Sania Babirye A 22 year old man who was arrested trying to force a woman to have sex with him has been arraigned before...
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10th Parliament officially bows out

By Alice Lubwama As the country prepares for the swearing in of President Elect Yoweri Kaguta Tibuhabura Museveni on Wednesday, the 10th Parliament will also...
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Interfaith organizations urge Museveni to assent to the National health insurance scheme bill

By Alice Lubwama Senior religious leaders and interfaith organizations have called upon President Museveni to urgently assent to the National health insurance scheme bill that...
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Police issues traffic guidelines ahead of Museveni’s swearing in

By Robert Segawa Police has released the traffic plan to be followed during the swearing- in ceremony of President Yoweri Museveni. The swearing in ceremony...
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Court orders Ham case re-trial

By Sania Babirye The Court of appeal has stayed an order by Commercial Court Judge Henry Peter Adonyo that had ordered Diamond Trust Bank Kenya...

Environmentalists in Multi sector approach to Reduce Air Pollution

By Edwin Muhumuza Environment stakeholders are calling for more effort to have quality air in major cities in the country .This on grounds of the...
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Zaake torture case ruling deferred

By Sania Babirye The High Court in Kampala has differed the ruling on a case in which Mityana MP Frances Zaake Butebi is accusing four...
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Supreme Mufti commissions new Muslim community center

By Sania Babirye The Mufti of Uganda His Eminence Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje, has commissioned a fully fledged Community Center at Kakirenge near Bombo Town...
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Allianz completes acquisition of majority stakes in Jubilee General Insurance, Kenya

By Deo Wasswa Allianz, one of the world’s leading insurers and asset managers has completed acquisition of majority (66%) stake in jubilee general insurance, Kenya....
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Government asks to be allowed to settle journalists’ beating case out of court

By Sania Babirye The Government has asked the High court in Kampala to allow them settle out of court a case in which Human Rights...
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21 heads of state expected to attend president Museveni’s swearing in

By Moses Kidandi Twenty one heads of state out of 42 invited have confirmed the attendance of the swearing in ceremony of President Yoweri Kaguta...
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Judges positive that East African political confederation will strengthen the region

By Sania Babirye Judges from the Constitutional and Supreme Court are holding a Consultations meeting on the drafting of the Constitution of the East African...

Mbale DHO asks government to partner with civil society organisations

By Deo Wasswa Mbale District Health officer, Dr. Janathan Wangisi, has said that the government will never achieve the universal health coverage without partnership from...
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Government passes tobacco control bill

By Alice Lubwama Parliament has passed the Tobacco Control (Amendment) Bill, 2020 scrapping taxation on processed tobacco restricting it on the unprocessed leaf for export....
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Man sent to jail for defiling three year old toddler

By Sania Babirye A man who allegedly defiled a three year old toddler has been committed to the High Court for trial on charges of...
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Seven arrested for vandalism

By Robert Segawa The crime intelligence department of police has arrested seven suspects who have been found in possession of stolen electric cables and electric...

Inflation down to 2.1% in April

By Edwin Muhumuza The Annual Headline Inflation for the year ending April 2021 was recorded at 2.1 compared to the 2.7 percent recorded for the...