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“It has been an honor to be your leader” Akol to URA staff

Doris Akol has in an emotional message bid farewell to Uganda Revenue Authority staff. President Museveni on Sunday afternoon replaced Doris Akol as the Uganda Revenue Authority Commissioner General with immediate effect. “By virtue of [Read more]

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Uganda confirms three more coronavirus cases

The number of coronavirus cases has risen to 33 after the ministry of health on Sunday evening confirmed three more patients of the deadly disease. Out of 206 samples tested on Sunday, 203 tested negative, [Read more]

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KCCA starts crackdown after Museveni directive on traders hiking commodity prices

Kampala Capital City Authority has started a crackdown on traders who have taken advantage of the ongoing coronavirus crisis to hike prices for commodities. On Tuesday, President Museveni warned that traders found guilty of hiking [Read more]

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Ugandan students in Egypt, Italy appeal to government for financial aid.

Ugandan students in Egypt and Italy have appealed to government for financial aid to help them sustain themselves during the Coronavirus lockdown in their respective countries. With Italy having recorded 69,176 confirmed cases and 6,820 [Read more]

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2 shot for defying presidential directives

Two people are admitted to hospital after they were shot by police officers deployed to enforce President Museveni’s suspension of public transport in a bid to prevent the spread of coronavirus.Alex Olyem and Kasim Ssebude [Read more]

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How Museveni suspends public transport for two weeks

President Museveni has banned the use of all public transport means all over the country for a period of two weeks to help combat the spread of coronavirus pandemic. In his address to the nation, [Read more]

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Corona virus: Choose health over fellowship- Bishop Kazimba

The Church of Uganda Archbishop, Dr Stephen Kaziimba Mugalu, on Wednesday asked the faithful to choose health over fellowship, as the fight against coronavirus intensifies around the globe. Addressing the church at Namirembe Cathedral in [Read more]

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M7 considering ban on public transport in favour of bicycles.

President Museveni has said he is thinking of banning public transport means in favour of bicycles as one of the measures to avoid the spread of coronavirus. Addressing the nation on Tuesday at the State [Read more]

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Four traders arrested over hiking commodity prices after Museveni warning

by daily monitor Four traders have been detained by police in Koboko town in northern Uganda for allegedly taking advantage of the coronavirus lockdown to hike commodity prices.Led by Koboko Resident District Commissioner, Capt. Yahaya [Read more]

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Police arrests two Kenyans for poisoning food

BY Nile post Police in Kampala has arrested two people over charges related to poisoning food, the Nile Post has learnt. According to Halima Nakakande, a trader dealing in St.Balikuddembe market, she has lost over [Read more]