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Women in quest to stop serving cooked millet to land grabbers

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“It’s true he (Akbar) died today,” Bishop Engena briefly confirmed in an interview. Uganda has lost one of her vocal sons, a political mentor and a learned citizen in Mzee Akbar Adoko Nekyon. The former Member of Parliament died at 87 years from St. Francis Hospital, popularly known as Nsambya Hospital in Kampala on Friday. …

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Globally every year, 3 May is a date which celebrates the basic principles of press freedom, to weigh up press freedom around the world, to defend the media from attacks on their independence and to pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the exercise of their profession. In 1993, World Press Freedom …

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 DOKOLO- Some residents in Batta and Okwalongwen Sub-Counties in Dokolo district in Northern Uganda have expressed concern over forceful indoor residual spraying (IRS) in the district. Mr Rafael Okello, the male Youth Councilor for Bata Sub-County in the district revealed that there is a move by both residents and leaders to petition President Yoweri Kaguta …

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Ugandan President, General Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has spoken on security situation in some African countries. Gen. Museveni says out of 54 African countries, one would realize that only 10 are unstable for different political reasons. Mr. Museveni was speaking at State House Entebbe on Thursday during the launch of Global Peace Mobile Application (GPMA). Also …

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Dubbed the ‘northern Uganda city’ pending approval ‘soon’, Lira town (district) located 341.56 kilometers north of Kampala is getting known again internationally for many rising companies producing different kind of domestic products. The town was known globally in the 90s for her two factories in Lira Spinning Mill and Lira Starch Factory until they both …

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By AMBROSE OKAI APAC- Lack of transparency and accountability has landed a 28 year old resident of Te-got village in Ibuje Sub-county, Apac district in trouble. Felix Ewor is accused by wife Brenda Ewor of failing to explain circumstances under which the money got from selling locally brewed waragi disappeared. Ewor was stabbed from the …

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The Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) has granted Bancassurance certificate to Housing Finance Bank to start selling insurance policies to its customers and the general public. The IRA Acting Chief Executive Officer, Bernard Obel said during the event at the authority’s headquarters in Kampala on Monday, that Housing Finance has become the tenth out 25 banks …

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Mulago national referral hospital will have a second Cobalt 60 radiotherapy machine to treat cancer patients before the end of this year, Uganda Cancer Institute has announced. According to Uganda Cancer Institute director, Jackson Orem, the second cancer machine expected to cost $3.5 million (about Shs 13 billion) will treat up 120 patients per day …

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