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Cop Commits Suicide at Bombo Barracks

Police have recovered the body of an officer believed to have committed suicide by jumping off a three storied building at Bombo police barracks in...
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Mother Poisons Self To Death

A woman has poisoned herself and two children rather than handing over one to a man who was claimed to be the father. Gloria Nakeera (24)...
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Police Recruit Dies After Physical Drills

One person has died during the police recruitment exercise in Fort Portal town. Steven Bwampu, aged 32 years, from Bunidbugyo district died Tuesday evening after...
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Shock As Bus Bursts Into Flames In Kigali

A bus has today afternoon burst into flames in Kigali the Rwandan Capital The incident occurred at kacyiru Presidency road at a roundabout near the...
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38 Head Teachers To Be Demoted over Poor PLE Results

Over 38 Primary school head teachers in Lira district face demotion for failing to post first grades in the just released Primary Leaving Examinations results....
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Jackfruit Kills 6-Year-Old Boy in Luweero

A six year old boy has died in Luweero after being hit on the head by a falling Jackfruit. The deceased has been identified as...
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78% of School Girls Are Sexually Abused – Government Study

A study recently commissioned by the Ministry of Education has indicated that about 78% of girls in primary schools in Uganda have been sexually abused...
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MPs on the SGR probe Committee visiting China Railway Group Limited (CREC) in China over the Weekend

Chinese Firm Seeks SGR Bid Approval from MPs

China Railway Group Limited (CREC), the latest Chinese firm to express interest in construction of the Standard Gauge Railway in Uganda has asked Ugandan Legislators...
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EU Criticizes Ban on The EastAfrican Newspaper

The European Union is concerned that modern media legislation and the citizens’ Right to Information has not yet been promulgated in Tanzania despite repeated commitments...
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Two Fathers Held for Marrying off Underage Children

Two men have been arrested in Lira for trying to marry off their underage children to each other. The two men are Tom Onyango (38)...
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Charges Against LRA’s Dominic Ongwen To Be Confirmed In August

The International Criminal Court has set August 24, 2015 as the date for the confirmation of charges against the former LRA Commander Dominic Ongwen.  The...
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Ochello Recieves first aid after collapsing at a parade in Luweero

UPDF Officer Collapses at NRM Victory Day Parade

A UPDF Officer has collapsed on parade during celebrations to mark the 29th NRA/NRM victory anniversary in Luweero district. The incident occurred at Kalasa Primary...
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Ongwen Makes First ICC Appearance

A Ugandan Lord’s Resistance Army commander accused of war crimes made his first appearance before the International Criminal Court in The Hague on Monday, giving...
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Prof. Lawrence Mukiibi (L) Kasole Lwanga Bwerere (3rd-L) joined by Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda (4th-L) during the cutting of the cake (All photos by Stuart Yiga)

Kampala Parents Celebrates 40yrs of Academic Excellence

By Stuart Yiga There is no doubt Kampala Parents school is a class above the ordinary when it comes to instilling discipline among the children....
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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.

Rwenzori Attack Suspect Dies in Prison

One of the 53 suspects charged for instigating the July 2014 Rwenzori attacks has died in detention. The deceased, identified as Amri Kisembo, a resident...
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Luweero Accident Death Toll Rises to 10

Police in Luweero have finally managed to indentify the casualties in Saturday’s deadly accident which involved a taxi registration number UAL. 336W and a Toyota...
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Lion Injures Three Men in Kasese

Three people are admitted in two different health facilities in Kasese town after an attack by a stray lion from Queen Elizabeth National Park. They...
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LRA Commander Dominic Ongwen’s ICC Trial Begins Today

LRA top commander Dominic Ongwen will today appear before a pre-trial chamber of the International Criminal Court at The Hague, for his initial appearance. An...
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Alex Mazzi, the 14 year old who is uncertain of joining secondary school

Rakai PLE Star to Miss Joining Senior One

While hundreds of successful Primary Leaving Examination-PLE candidates are gearing up to join senior one, one of Rakai’s best pupil could miss out due to...
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Bombs, Bullets & Grenades Recovered From Eastern Uganda

The army and police have recovered three grenades, two bombs, 10 rounds of live ammunition and a submachine gun in Soroti district.   Maj. David...
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