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Gov’t Won’t Pay Shs2.9 Trillion Compensation For Lango War Victims

TweetGovernment is to appeal the high court ruling ordering the payment of 2.9 trillion shillings to war victims in Lango region for the loss of...
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Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda

Uganda On Ebola Alert After Suspected Kitgum Death

TweetThe Minister of Health Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda, has refuted claims that there is an Ebola outbreak in Uganda but says the country has the capacity...
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Uganda President Yoweri Museveni signs an anti-homosexual bill into law at the state house in Entebbe in February.

Court To Rule On Anti-gay Petition Today

TweetUganda’s Constitutional Court will on Friday rule on whether Parliament had the requisite quorum to pass the anti-homosexuality bill into law. The announcement was made by the...
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Govt: Railway Line Evictions To Continue

TweetGovernment has maintained that all properties within 30 meters of the railway line will be demolished with the Eastern corridor on the Kampala-Jinja road taking...
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UCC Executive Director Godfrey Mutaabazi

Mutabazi: We Only Act on Unregistered Sim Cards After Receiving Complaints

TweetUganda Communications Commission can only act on unregistered Sim cards after receiving complaints, the executive director Godfrey Mutaabazi has said. He disclosed this on Wednesday...
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India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj (R) shakes hands with her Ugandan counterpart Sam Kutesa during a meeting in New Delhi on Wednesday.

Kutesa, India’s External Affairs Min. Hold Bilateral Talks

Tweet  Ugandan counterpart Sam Kutesa and India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday held a meeting during which key bilateral issues like trade and development...
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Crane Bank is Safe – Sudhir

TweetThe proprietor of Crane Bank Limited, Dr. Sudhir Ruperalia on Wednesday night called Red Pepper and revealed his bank is safe and sound following rumours that...
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BEDRIDDEN: DP President Norbert Mao.

Mao Will Be Fit For 2016 Poll – Mbidde

TweetUganda’s opposition Democratic Party leaders have said that they expected their bed ridden President Norbert Mao to be out of hospital in at least two...
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Joel Mutabazi (L), a former member of the presidential guard protecting Rwandan President Paul Kagame, fled the country in 2011 but was extradited by Ugandan authorities last year, despite criticism from rights groups. File photo

Rwanda Seeks Life Sentence For Ex-Kagame Bodyguard

TweetMilitary prosecution lawyers in Rwanda on Wednesday sought a life sentence for an ex-officer accused of plotting attacks on the state, who was extradited from...
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Residents of Hoima being attended to during the CNOOC  Free Medical Services two day activity in Hoima

CNOOC Offers Free Medical Services To Hoima Community

TweetResidents of Hoima have yet again got another reason to smile as they keep benefiting from the discovery of oil in their region. China National...
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Chief Justice Benjamin Odoki who is Meant to be Retiring this Year

Odoki Case Pushed To August 4th

TweetThe Constitutional Court has postponed its judgement in the Benjamin Odoki case till the 4th of August. The postponement was made known to the lawyers...
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Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation Hillevi Engstrom. NET Photo

Sweden Resumes Aid To Uganda

TweetThe Swedish government has recommenced financial aid to Uganda after suspending some assistance in March. Uganda relies on aid to fund about 20 percent of...
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Police Chief General Kale Kayihura.

Kayihura Urges Extra Vigilance In Eid Message

TweetThe Inspector General of Police, General Kale Kayihura has urged all Ugandans to remain vigilant and extra alert during festive seasons due to vulnerable situations....
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Mr Noah Nzaghale

Rwenzururu Prime Minister Granted Bail

TweetThe Army General Court Martial has granted bail to two Rwenzururu Kingdom Ministers. They are Noah Nzaghale, the Kingdom Prime Minister and Yoramu Mulema, the chairperson...
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File Photos of Police officer parading sniffer dogs.

Masaka’s Lone Sniffer Dog ‘Afande Cop’ Exhausted By Overwhelming District Crime

TweetThe lone Police sniffer dog for Masaka canine section is exhausted and unwell due to overwhelming crimes in the district, according to police. The sniffer...
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Finance Minister Maria Kiwanuka

Finance Ministry Releases UPE Funds

TweetUganda’s State minister for Planning Matia Kasaija has told parliament that funds for Universal Primary Education (UPE) schools have been released about three weeks to...
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The coordinated attacks which took place on July 5th in the districts of Ntoroko, Kasese and Bundibugyo left 90 people dead.

Bundibugyo Mass Graves: Police Start Exhuming Bodies

TweetThe Uganda Police has started exhuming bodies in three mass graves in Bundibugyo district. The three mass graves located in Bundimulombi village, Kirumya Sub County,...
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Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah

Oulanyah: DP President Mao Is Not Dead

TweetThe Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanya has rubbished claims that the Democratic Party (DP) president Nobert Mao is dead. Nobert Mao left Gulu on...
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Uwera Nsenga

Defence Lawyers Want Jackie Uwera Acquitted

TweetDefence lawyers for Jackie Uwera Nsenga, the woman accused of knocking dead her husband, have asked court to acquit her saying it was an accident....
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Mike Chibita, the Director of Public Prosecutions

DPP Discontinues Acid Attack Case Against Mak Don

TweetMakerere University lecturer, Dr Faizal Buyinza who had been accused of masterminding the December 11, 2011 acid attack on his wife Hanifah Nakyiryowa is now...
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