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KCCA tells market vendors to desist exploitation from the authority scouts

KCCA tells market vendors to desist exploitation from the authority scouts

By Damali Mukhaye. Kampala capital city authority has tipped market vendors to desist exploitation from the authority scouts exploiting them after disguising as the authority enforcement team. This followed numerous complaints by the market vendors in Nakawa market that ...

David Kugonza

June 21st, 2017

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Organ transplant to be regulated.

Organ transplant to be regulated.

By Ssebuliba Samuel  In a bid to boost the fight against visual impairment among Ugandans, the ministry of health is set to draft organ transplant regulations to provide for cornea donation. Currently Uganda has no legal framework on organ transplant and this has limited ...

David Kugonza

June 21st, 2017

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VJ Junior pornography case adjourned to July 11th

VJ Junior pornography case adjourned to July 11th

By Ruth Anderah Hearing of the case in which celebrated video jockey, Mary Smarts Matovu, aka VJ Junior is accused of selling pornographic material has failed to kick off this morning. This is after prosecution failed to produce witnesses as directed earlier. VJ Junior was ...

David Kugonza

June 21st, 2017

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6 billion shilling presidential handshake final report expected today

6 billion shilling presidential handshake final report expected today

By Moses Kyeyune Parliament’s Committee on Commissions Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises is today expected to table its final report on the 6 billion shilling presidential handshake. The report will entail observations and recommendations regarding the manner in ...

David Kugonza

June 21st, 2017

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Visa free entry to Russia for Ugandan football fans

Visa free entry to Russia for Ugandan football fans

By Benjamin Jumbe Ugandan football fans wishing to watch both the FIFA Football World Cup 2018 and the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia now have reason to smile after the Russian Federation waved Visa requirements for them. The foreign affairs ministry has confirmed ...

David Kugonza

June 21st, 2017

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