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Ongwen Trial continues today

Ongwen Trial continues today

The trial of former LRA Commander Dominic Ongwen continues today at the Hague-based International Criminal Court. The proceedings will continue with cross examination of the witness by Ongwen’s Defence Counsel. The trial resumed yesterday with the testimony of an expert ...

David Kugonza

January 17th, 2017

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News EC members swear in today.

News EC members swear in today.

The newly appointed electoral commission members are expected to take oath of office today before the Chief Justice Bart Katureebe. Late last year parliament approved seven presidential appointees to be members of the commission. These are Justice Simon Byabakama, who was ...

David Kugonza

January 17th, 2017

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Kamya writes to Musisi over new taxis

Kamya writes to Musisi over new taxis

Kampala Minister Beti Olive Kamya, has written to the Kampala Capital City Authority executive director, Jennifer Musisi, directing her to gazette more taxi parks and stages to streamline the transport system in the city. In a letter dated 11 January 2017, Kamya noted that ...

David Kugonza

January 16th, 2017

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FDC – Kavuma should resign

FDC – Kavuma should resign

The Opposition Forum for Democratic Change has called for the immediate resignation of Chief Justice Kavuma for issuing what the Speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga termed a stupid order against oil money debate. Justice Kavuma issued an interim order two weeks back barring

David Kugonza

January 16th, 2017

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Ugandans to save for Kindey transplant

Ugandans to save for Kindey transplant

Ugandan patients requiring kidney transplants will soon be able to save between $20,000 and $35,000 (Shs 67m and Shs 110m). This is after management of Mulago National referral hospital announced plans to begin carrying out kidney transplants this year. Mulago hospital ...

David Kugonza

January 16th, 2017

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