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Ag Managing Director Geraldine Ssali Busuulwa

NSSF Will Work With Probe Committee – Ag MD

Tweet  National Social Security Fund, Geraldine Ssali Busuulwa tells Red Pepper Online that the select committee to investigate allegations of irregularities and mismanagement is welcome....
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Congestion the city has led to traffic jam in Kampala and it is one of the key issues KCCA has to handle.

Kampala Injects Shs 3Bn In New ‘Walking’ Project As Its Congestion Swells

Tweet  When Madam Jennifer Musisi became Executive Director of Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA), its congestion issues had swollen to uncontrollable figures, the jam within...
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LRA's fugitive leader Joseph Kony

US Congressmen Urge Obama To Extend Stay Of 100 Commandos Hunting Kony

Tweet22 US congress representatives have signed a letter urging President Barrack Obama to further extend the stay of 100 US soldiers hunting down fighters of...
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South Sudan's President Salva Kiir speaks during a news conference in Juba, April 25, 2014.
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Ambassador: South Sudan Footing ‘Mobility Costs’ Of UPDF

TweetThe South Sudanese Ambassador Samuel Luate Lominsuk has confirmed that indeed the South Sudan government is footing the fuel and oil costs of the Uganda...
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DR Congo has a long history of instability

DRC Soldiers Repel Attack On Presidential Guard Barracks

TweetAn attack on the military barracks of the presidential guards in Kinshasa has been repulsed, the Democratic Republic of Congo government has said. The situation...
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Jackie Nsenga (L) her late husband Juvenal Nsenga (R). She has been charged with his murder.

I Had No Motive to Kill My Husband – Uwera Nsenga

Tweet Jackie Uwera, the woman accused of murdering her husband, Juvenal Nsenga has told court that she did not have any motive to kill her...
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Minister for Water and Environment Ephraim Kamuntu.

DIRTY HANDS: 70% Ugandans Don’t Wash Hands After Visiting Toilet, Says Water Minister

TweetThe Minister of Water and Environment Prof. Ephraim Kamuntu has expressed concern over Ugandans reluctancy to follow good hygiene procedure noting that about 70% of...
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Machar Men In Kampala To Meet M7 Over UPDF Withdrawal

TweetA South Sudanese rebel delegation was due to hold talks with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in Kampala on Tuesday and will ask him to withdraw...
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Rwenzururu Kingdom Secrets Leak; Omusinga Is Retired ‘General’

Tweet The Bakonzo tribe and subjects of the Rwenzururu Kingdom right now find themselves victims of ‘persecution’ following the July 5 attacks that rocked the...
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Students, led by the guild president Ivan Bwowe, arrived at the main hall at 10am to deliver a petition in which they challenge the 10% tuition fees increment suggested by the University management.

MUK Students Challenge Proposal On Tuition Increment

TweetPolice had to be called in this morning to cordon off Makerere University’s main building after students attempted to enter with force. The students, led...
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THIS WAY: EALA Speaker Margret Zziwa whose blood members are baying for

Women Leaders Meet to Plot For 2016

TweetThe women’s movement in Uganda will tomorrow meet to discuss development issues affecting women ahead of 2016 general elections. Patricia Munabi Babiiha, the Executive Director...
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Air Uganda, which is bearing the brunt of this suspension, faults the CAA for its woes.

CAA, Air Uganda Fallout Deepens

TweetThe fallout between the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and Air Uganda continues to deepen, as a new account now states that there were deficiencies in...
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South Sudan Rebels

Machar Forces Launch Offensive Despite Truce

Tweet  South Sudanese rebels launched an offensive to retake a key town near the border with Ethiopia on Sunday in what the United Nations said...
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More than 600 people are believed to have been locked up in the church, which was founded at Joseph Kibwetere at Nyabugoto and set ablaze.

Parliament Faults Government On Kibwetere Investigations

TweetThe parliamentary Defense committee has called for the conclusion of all investigations into the Kanungu inferno, which led to the death of hundreds of followers...
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The pilot diverts a motorcycle away from the road where the plane landed

Transport Resumes On Mityana-Kampala Highway

TweetThe US army cargo plane that made an emergency landing along the Kampala-Mityana highway has been pushed aside to pave way for the smooth flow of...
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National Population and Housing Census to Start on 28th August

TweetWith just 41 days left, Government has today announced that the Population and Housing census enumeration is scheduled to start on the 28th of August...
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Speaker of Parliament Hon. Rebecca Kadaga

Parliament Passes Public Private Partnership Bill, 2012

TweetParliament chaired by Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has passed the Public Private Partnership (PPP) Bill, 2012. The Bill was first tabled before Parliament for reading early...
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The plane that crash-landed in Mityana Friday morning. Crew and passengers are all safe

US Military Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Mityana Road

TweetTransport has been paralyzed at the Kampala-Mityana highway after a small cargo plane carrying United States army soldiers made an emergency landing in middle of...
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Kahinda Otafiire, Uganda's Justice and constitutional affairs minister.

Otafiire: Govt Cannot Stop Execution of Drug Traffickers Abroad

TweetUganda’s Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Kahinda Otafiire has noted that the Ugandan Government cannot do much to rescue Ugandans sentenced to death in China....
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Air Uganda

Air Uganda Suspends Operations Indefinately

TweetAir Uganda has suspended its operations indefinitely citing prolonged grounding, which it says has affected key contracts. This is contained in a July 18th statement...
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