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Parliament to debate Oil cash bonanza

Parliament to debate Oil cash bonanza

Parliament is considering debating and investigating the Sh6 bn oil cash scam, days after a one Eric Sabiiti withdrew the petition barring the House from the same. The motion by Mbarara Municipality MP Michael Tusiime raises concerns and a number of perceived illegalities on

David Kugonza

January 18th, 2017

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Rugunda speaks out on Kiswahili

Rugunda speaks out on Kiswahili

By Moses Kyeyune The Prime Minister Dr.Ruhakana Rugunda has told parliament that the public need not worry about the scrapping of Swahili and other subjects from the education curriculum, promising prompt government intervention. Rugunda was responding to a question raised ...

David Kugonza

January 18th, 2017

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Bird Flu experts sent to Masaka

Bird Flu experts sent to Masaka

The Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries has sent experts to further investigate into the outbreak of the deadly bird flu in Masaka District. Last week, the ministries of Health and Agriculture declared an outbreak of a rare strain of bird flu identified ...

David Kugonza

January 18th, 2017

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Gen Katumba leaves happy

Gen Katumba leaves happy

By Benjamin Jumbe The outgoing Chief of Defense Forces Gen Katumba Wamala has cited poor welfare as one of the key challenges he leaves behind. While handing over office today, Gen. Katumba said he regretted failure to do enough in improving the welfare of UPDF troops ...

David Kugonza

January 18th, 2017

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Educationist criticize MOE for dropping 10 subjects

Educationist criticize MOE for dropping 10 subjects

The ministry of education has been criticized for dropping the teaching of 10 subjects in secondary school including Kiswahili. According to our sister paper Daily Monitor, the Uganda National Examination Board will not be examining Fasihi ya Kiswahili, political education, ...

David Kugonza

January 18th, 2017

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