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Otafire and Amongi summoned again

Otafire and Amongi summoned again

By Moses Kyeyune: Parliament’s Committee on Legal and Parliamentary Affairs has summoned the minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs rtd Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire and the minister of Lands Betty Amongi to explain the progress of the Constitutional amendment. Also ...

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August 17th, 2017

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MPL boss urges farmers to embrace smart farming

MPL boss urges farmers to embrace smart farming

By Ivan Ssenabulya Farmers have been urged to take on smart farming if they are to effectively tackle the growing challenges of climate change. Addressing a news conference at the Monitor Publications Limited (MPL)office, ahead of the 7th Seeds of Gold Farm Clinic on ...

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August 16th, 2017

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Mob kills armed SPLA-IO in Moyo district

Mob kills armed SPLA-IO in Moyo district

By Scovin Iceta Residents of Abaya village in Moyo district along the Uganda-South Sudan border have killed an unidentified soldier of Sudan People’s Liberation Army in Opposition. One of the residents who preferred anonymity says the armed soldier was attacked after he ...

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August 16th, 2017

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Ministry explains delayed delivery of cancer machine

Ministry explains delayed delivery of cancer machine

By Shamim Nateebwa The ministry of health permanent secretary Dr. Dianna Atwine has blamed the delayed installation of a new Cobalt-60 radiotherapy machine on a payment dispute. An event organised for the Health minister to unveil the long-awaited machine was this morning ...

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August 16th, 2017

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Museveni to face-off with NRM MPs over Article 26

Museveni to face-off with NRM MPs over Article 26

BY SOLOMON ARINAITWE: President Museveni is today expected to defend the controversial Constitutional Amendment Bill 2017 that the government has failed to defend and is now stalled before Parliament’s Legal Committee. The NRM Caucus Vice-Chairperson Solomon Silwany confirms

David Kugonza

August 16th, 2017

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