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Buganda Premier denies rumour on planned eviction

Buganda Premier denies rumour on planned eviction

Buganda Premier Charles Peter Mayiga has dispelled claims that Mengo government has intentions to evict all unlawful tenants off its land. He also says Buganda has no plans to evict those occupying properties that were recently returned by central government. Mayiga made the

Catherine Ageno

October 30th, 2014

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Machel tips activists on political empowerment

Machel tips activists on political empowerment

The status and welfare of women politically, socially and economically will not change unless activists change strategy. The statement has been made by visiting renown international advocate for women and children’s rights Graca Machel. Speaking at a press conference ...

Catherine Ageno

October 30th, 2014

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Workers unions call off strike

Workers unions call off strike

The National Organisation of Trade Unions has called off a planned strike after the minister of finance filled up the top National Social Security Fund  management positions. Yesterday the Ministry of Finance announced the re-appointment of Richard Byarugaba as NSSF Managing

Catherine Ageno

October 30th, 2014

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Museveni pays tribute to the late Michael Sata

President Museveni has mourned the fallen president of Zambia Micheal Sata. Michael Sata died at the age of 77 after receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness, in the UK for the past week. President Museveni said Ugandans will stand with the people of Zambia at this sad

Catherine Ageno

October 29th, 2014

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Byarugaba’s bounces back as NSSF boss

Byarugaba’s bounces back as NSSF boss

The search for a new substantive managing director for the National Social Security Fund is almost over after President Museveni directed that Richard Byarugaba be re-appointed for the job. Mr Byarugaba was confirmed yesterday by the Minister of Finance Maria Kiwanuka for a ...

Catherine Ageno

October 29th, 2014

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