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Wednesday 27 August
11:48 Nine Alebtong Officials In Trouble Over Theft in CAO's Office +
  • WHO Urges Stronger Regulation of E-Cigarettes
11:33 WHO Urges Stronger Regulation of E-Cigarettes
But the World health organization says that e-cigarettes pose a threat to people's health and efforts made to discourage adolescents from smoking. It added that since 2005, the product has created a global industry with 466 brands worth an estimated $3 billion a year.
09:02 Archbishop Ntagali: Anti-Gay Law Opportunity to Spot Black Sheep MPs +
08:27 Sanitation Crisis Looms in Luweero As Toilets Of 10 Schools Fill UP +
08:08 Two Officers Battle for Post of Soroti Water Officer +
07:13 Lamwo Migratory Farming Communities Risk Missing Census +
Tuesday 26 August
19:21 Uganda Opens Ebola Screening centers at Border Points with DRC, Kenya +
17:37 Total Concludes UGX 5B Compensation Of Buliisa Farmers +
  • Police, Umeme Agree on Joint Night Operations to Crack Down on Power Theft
15:26 Police, Umeme Agree on Joint Night Operations to Crack Down on Power Theft
As a result, Umeme officials led by Duncan Mwesigwa, the Masaka branch manager convened a crisis meeting with residents to discuss power theft. During the meeting, Mwesigwa claimed that majority of the residents in the area consume unmetered power.
15:15 Nyombi Pleads for More Time in Karamagi case +
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Wednesday 27 August
11:48 Nine Alebtong Officials In Trouble Over Theft in CAO's Office +
Tuesday 26 August
12:46 Police Recovers Two Stolen UN Vehicles +
10:22 UPDF Colonel Investigated for Issuing Fake Dollars to SA Embassy +
Saturday 23 August
  • Masaka Municipality Documents Public Spaces to Prevent Illegal Sale
12:47 Masaka Municipality Documents Public Spaces to Prevent Illegal Sale Top story
Some of the documented spaces are Masaka Mayor’s gardens, Children’s Park, Masaka Bus park, Golf Course and Liberation Square. The others are Masaka resources Centre, Masaka Public library, Masaka Lorry Park, Masaka taxi park, Old Kumbi estate, Masaka Recreation ground among others.
11:59 Woman Arrested For Stealing A Baby From Masaka Hospital +
10:51 Lira Issues 2-month Amnesty for Illegal Fire Arm Holders Top story +
Friday 22 August
16:51 Gulu Vendors Given 2 Weeks to Account for Presidential Initiate Funds +
14:05 President Orders Dismissal of Health Procurement Boss over Bribery Top story +
12:24 UPDF Commander Attacked By Machete-wielding Men +
  • EA States Advised to Build National Capacity to Fight Terrorism
11:49 EA States Advised to Build National Capacity to Fight Terrorism
The region remains the most vulnerable to terrorism of all states in sub-Saharan Africa with nearly all countries being victims of terrorist acts masterminded by the alshabaab militia, an extremist group based in Somalia. The group has claimed responsibility for several attacks both within Uganda and neighboring Kenya in the recent past.
Wednesday 27 August
  • WHO Urges Stronger Regulation of E-Cigarettes
11:33 WHO Urges Stronger Regulation of E-Cigarettes
But the World health organization says that e-cigarettes pose a threat to people's health and efforts made to discourage adolescents from smoking. It added that since 2005, the product has created a global industry with 466 brands worth an estimated $3 billion a year.
Tuesday 26 August
17:37 Total Concludes UGX 5B Compensation Of Buliisa Farmers +
  • Police, Umeme Agree on Joint Night Operations to Crack Down on Power Theft
15:26 Police, Umeme Agree on Joint Night Operations to Crack Down on Power Theft
As a result, Umeme officials led by Duncan Mwesigwa, the Masaka branch manager convened a crisis meeting with residents to discuss power theft. During the meeting, Mwesigwa claimed that majority of the residents in the area consume unmetered power.
09:33 Press release UNAA Board of Trustees Resigns Top story +
Monday 25 August
16:36 Nandos, Mateos Closed For Defaulting On Taxes +
  • Two People Injured in Masaka Riot
14:20 Two People Injured in Masaka Riot
Isaac Mugume, the commercial Officer for Umeme Masaka branch says the move was driven by alarming levels of power-theft among residents of Kidda, Buchulo and Kisuuna villages. He said Masaka region was losing up to 37 percent of the planned supply to illegal connections and power theft.
13:44 BOU Explains Increase In Circulation Of UGX 50 Coin +
13:37 Taxi Strike: IGP Convenes Crisis Meeting with Drivers +
  • Chinese Firm Wins Masaka Road Works Tender
11:58 Chinese Firm Wins Masaka Road Works Tender
Joseph Kimbowa, the town clerk Masaka municipality says Longjian Road and Bridge Company limited beat 13 other firms, which submitted bids for the work.
09:44 Jinja Real Estate Dealers Mint Cash +
Wednesday 27 August
  • WHO Urges Stronger Regulation of E-Cigarettes
11:33 WHO Urges Stronger Regulation of E-Cigarettes
But the World health organization says that e-cigarettes pose a threat to people's health and efforts made to discourage adolescents from smoking. It added that since 2005, the product has created a global industry with 466 brands worth an estimated $3 billion a year.
08:27 Sanitation Crisis Looms in Luweero As Toilets Of 10 Schools Fill UP +
Tuesday 26 August
19:21 Uganda Opens Ebola Screening centers at Border Points with DRC, Kenya +
06:52 Mixed Reactions As Maternal Health Project Winds Up In Kabarole +
Monday 25 August
17:45 Kasese District Declares Border Restrictions over Ebola +
Friday 22 August
15:12 Sanitation Crisis As Fort Portal Lacks Public Toilets +
12:47 Lamwo Residents Using Donkey Brains to Treat Epilepsy +
Thursday 21 August
20:18 MPs Quiz Mulago Director Over Illegal Payments +
09:59 CSOs Want National Dialogue On HIV Act +
  • Over 30000 Still Affected By Trachoma In Karamoja
07:55 Over 30000 Still Affected By Trachoma In Karamoja
Pario however, says they have managed to reduce the prevalence of the disease to between 20 and 30 percent prevalence in most districts in the sub region.
Wednesday 27 August
09:02 Archbishop Ntagali: Anti-Gay Law Opportunity to Spot Black Sheep MPs +
Tuesday 26 August
14:11 1 Million Farmers Petition Parliament over Agro-Input Taxes +
Saturday 23 August
09:10 Defence Ministry to Seek More Funds for UPDF Stay in South Sudan Top story +
Friday 22 August
14:53 Ugandan Parliament to Procure Electronic Voting System +
  • Kapchorwa Woman MP Released On Bond
10:46 Kapchorwa Woman MP Released On Bond
Phyllis Chemutai, the Kapchorwa Woman Member of Parliament, is out on bond after being detained on Thursday for diverting government solar panels and distributing them to her supporters.
Thursday 21 August
20:18 MPs Quiz Mulago Director Over Illegal Payments +
19:07 NSSF Board Didn't Approve Purchase Of Umeme Shares - Owere +
18:42 NOTU Boss Blames Minister Kiwanuka For NSSF Mess +
  • Environmental Protection: Bunyoro Youth Petition Speaker
18:14 Environmental Protection: Bunyoro Youth Petition Speaker
Kato Ronald Rwahwire, the Lead Petitioner from Hoima district emphasizes the need for adequate policies and laws to protect the sensitive ecosystem in the Albertan region.
Wednesday 20 August
18:58 MPs Query Mubende Referral Hospital Expenditure Records +

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