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UNBS probe instituted

UNBS probe instituted

The minister of trade and industry Amelia Kyambadde has today announced a commission of inquiry into Uganda National Bureau of Standards over allegations of corruption and abuse of office. This comes weeks after the minister suspended the Executive Director of UNBS Dr Terry ...

March 5th, 2012

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WHO on nodding disease victims

WHO on nodding disease victims

The World health organization has opposed the manner in which at least 25 children affected by nodding disease were transferred from Kitgum to Kampala. The Kitgum district Woman Mp Beatrice Anywar is reported to have transported the 25 children in a bus to Mulago Hospital, ...

March 5th, 2012

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Education Ministry PS pins Probe team

Education Ministry PS pins Probe team

The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Francis Xavier Lubanga today put up his defence in the wake of allegations, pinning him for the failure of the Judicial Commission probing mismanagement of UPE and USE funds. Last week, the Commission’s chairman, ...

March 5th, 2012

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Trial of suspected rioters pushed to May

Trial of suspected rioters pushed to May

A group of relatives of suspected Buganda rioters has this morning stormed the High Court in Kampala demanding that the suspects be produced in court. The riots that spread across most parts of Buganda were in protest against the blocking of the Kabaka’s visit to Kayunga ...

March 5th, 2012

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NRM Caucus meets again over Mutebile

NRM Caucus meets again over Mutebile

As NRM Members of Parliament prepare to go for yet another caucus meeting this afternoon, sentiments on the resignation of Bank of Uganda governor, Prof. Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile are still divided. A section of the MPs want the governor penalized for sanctioning the ...

March 5th, 2012

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