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For two days now, most residents of Makindye division in Kampala are sleeping hungry with anger as charcoal goes missing. Those who perhaps might have predicted the occurrence are now eating once a day, forgoing breakfast and choosing between lunch and supper. TND News Uganda’s James Ouko visited most of the popular places where charcoal …

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The Democratic Party (DP) President Norbert Mao caused excitement on Saturday afternoon, shifting the mourner’s mood at the final sendoff of Uganda’s icon, Akbar Adoko Nekyon. Mao who arrived when most of the speakers had eulogized the first post independence Information, Broadcasting and Tourism Minister, Akbar, asked the deceased to remind God of the many …

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In a move aimed at avoiding disorder at the final sendoff of Lango departed son Akbar Adoko Nekyon, the two Paramount Chiefs of Lango has been left out from making speeches. The decision to do so was confirmed by Omara Orech, the Ngila-acel clan chief. Speaking exclusively at Akbar’s home on Saturday ahead of his …

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THE cultural wrangle among Lango top cultural leaders fighting for the position of Lango Paramount Chief may come to an end if both factions agree to mediation talks, TND News Uganda can solely report. While government of Uganda recognizes under pressure Lango Paramount Chief, His Highness Won Nyaci Won Deo Mzee Yosam Odur Ebii of …

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By Odaka Asuman I’d refused to comment on the hullabaloo of importing the Cuban doctors until i realized something wasn’t being discussed about the issue. Three areas need to be highlighted to put the issue into perspective. When Mr. Museveni came to power, most professionals had fled the country, medical sector was one of the …

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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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