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The  marketing campaign for ICE Africa 2019, the two day exhibition and conference developed by Clarion Gaming to meet the specific needs of the Pan-African industry, has been launched with registration going live at iceafrica.za.com/welcome.  Following what was internationally recognised as being a highly promising launch, Clarion is seeking to build on the success of …

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Secrets are out as to why the Bishop of Lira Diocese, Rt. Rev. Sanctus Lino Wanok ordered for the suspension of deputy head teacher of Ikwera Girls senior secondary school in Kwania district. Ordered out is also a school bursar – all accused of failing to perform their roles, disrespect, abuse of office, including insulting …

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ADVERTISEMENT The Director Manifesto Implementation Unit (MIU) in the Office of the President, Mr. Willis Bashaasha, early this week dispatched three proficient teams to greater northern Uganda in the sub-regions of Lango, Acholi and West Nile. The one week exercise kicked off on 12, August 2019 in the aforementioned sub-regions. Director MIU Willis Bashaasah (R) …

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By Rackara Emmanuel A group of residents and boda boda riders of Kanyagoga ‘A’ sub ward in Bar-dege division, Gulu municipality on Monday morning staged a protest blocking Oola-lubaro road. They planted cassava, sugar cane stem and logs in protest. The protest was spearheaded by the division LC III chairman – Lumumba Patrick who marched …

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Tea farming in northern Uganda is gaining momentum, although much mobilisation and sensitization exercises are what should be done. Unlike now neglected cotton, that was widely grown since colonial times and has had huge impacts on locals, tea too, can be a great substitute. In their gradual steps to achieving that, The Edwin Foundation Tea …

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By Emmanuel Rackara Small and medium sized agro businesses in northern Uganda are poised to benefit from a funding facility worth £40m as grant from United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF). The package was launched in Gulu district last week under the theme “Support to Agricultural Revitalization and Transformation (START)”. ADVERTISEMENT UNCDF shall work closely …

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In line with Health Monitoring Unit’s (HMU) core mandate of monitoring national health service delivery with intention to improve and address prevailing gaps, the unit has scaled up and intensified its “mandatory operations in Wakiso district” in a clean up exercise. The operation is dubbed “Ensuring Compliance to Medical & NDA Regulations.” The pacification exercise …

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Top People Power coordinators recently appointed by the Kyandondo East MP, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine to man Bunyoro region have started implementing their tasks. Headed by senior politicians, the team has recruited fifty men and women (youths) for different districts, who would later be responsible for mobilising and recruiting sub-county, parish and village …

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On Thursday, 8 August 2019, State House health monitoring team paid a courtesy visit to the office of the Wakiso RDC, Ms. Rose Kirabira Nalongo. The visit came as they scaled up their crackdown operations in the district. The RDC, hailed H.E. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni as well as Dr. Jackson Ojera Abusu – Director …

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Briefly– Uganda’s popular tabloid, Red Pepper (The Pepper Publications Limited) has been dragged to High Court of Kampala – Civil Division. It’s under the Civil Suit No. 347 of 2019. The plaintiff, Diini Emmanuel Kisembo, a medical doctor by profession, through his legal firm, M/SM. KM Advocates & Associates, in his plaint No. 3(i) to …

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