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The government has suspended all New Year night celebrations

The government has suspended all New Year night celebrations

The Information minister, Ms Judith Nabakooba, said police have been directed not to grant any company permission to display fireworks, saying it would lead to gatherings of people and escalate the spread of coronavirus. “Police will not give any permission for fireworks this time. ...

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Bobi Wine suspends campaigns.

Bobi Wine suspends campaigns.

Three journalists Mr Saif-llah Ashraf Kasirye (Radio One/ Ghetto TV), Daniel Lutaaya (NBS TV)  Mathias Mpuuga, the NUP deputy president in charge of the Central region, told journalists Sunday that they decided to halt the campaigns following the shooting of Mr Saif-llah Ashraf Kasirye, a ...

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Mr Saif-llah Ashraf Kasirye, a Radio One journalist and an online Ghetto TV cameraman was on Sunday rushed to Masaka Hospital in critical condition .

Mr Saif-llah Ashraf Kasirye, a Radio One journalist and an online Ghetto TV cameraman was on Sunday rushed to Masaka Hospital in critical condition .

Mr Kasirye was allegedly shot as the Kyadondo East MP, popularly known as Bobi Wine was leaving Masaka District after attending prayers at Our Lady of Sorrows, Kitovu Cathedral. During the mass, Bobi Wine told the congregation that they had been shot at and teargasseed times several times ...

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The director-general of health services at the Ministry of Health, Dr Henry Mwebesa, has said Uganda is in the process of procuring over 35 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.

The director-general of health services at the Ministry of Health, Dr Henry Mwebesa, has said Uganda is in the process of procuring over 35 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.

The director-general of health services at the Ministry of Health, Dr Henry Mwebesa, has said Uganda is in the process of procuring over 35 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. He said the country will have the vaccine by the end of February 2021. "Arrangements are being made with donors, ...

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National Unity Platform (NUP) presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi ramped up his campaign on Wednesday, starting off with a rally at Kirume Public Primary School in Mubende district in central Uganda, before continuing to Mityana and Butambala districts.

National Unity Platform (NUP) presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi ramped up his campaign on Wednesday, starting off with a rally at Kirume Public Primary School in Mubende district in central Uganda, before continuing to Mityana and Butambala districts.

Uganda is 22 days away from holding the presidential and parliamentary elections. Kyagulanyi, one of the nine first-time presidential contestants in this 11-strong race, remains confident he will win the presidential vote. The objective of the survey was to gauge the public's perceptions ...

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UJCC asks Govt to suspend elections for three years

UJCC asks Govt to suspend elections for three years

UJCC also wants the Constitution to be amended to allow President Museveni to continue ruling during the period of postponement. “A few days ago, our top leadership of UJCC to which I am the current Chairman, discussed this current entire sad situation at length and we came up with a ...

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Kyaligonza cheers Bobi Wine

Kyaligonza cheers Bobi Wine

National Unity Platform presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine Tuesday met NRA historical Maj Gen Matayo Kyaligonza. The two politicians bumped into each other at Kigaaya primary school in Kikuube District. Kyaligonza recently said NRM party elders were open to ...

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The government of Uganda has toughened the conditions for foreign journalists who intends to cover the forthcoming 2021 general elections with more restrictions.

The government of Uganda has toughened the conditions for foreign journalists who intends to cover the forthcoming 2021 general elections with more restrictions.

Speaking to reporters at Uganda media center, Jacob Siminyu, the spokesperson of the Ministry of Internal Affairs has said that apart from having official media credential card issued by Uganda media center as it has been in the past, all foreign journalists must get the temporary working ...

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Mr Opiyo was arrested with three other lawyers; Herbert Dakasi, Anthony Odur and Esomu Obure.

Mr Opiyo was arrested with three other lawyers; Herbert Dakasi, Anthony Odur and Esomu Obure.

Mr Opiyo represents the Non-Government Organisations (NGOs) whose accounts were blocked by security last week on accusations of supporting terrorism in Uganda.He was picked from Lamaro restaurant located in Kamwokya, a Kampala suburb, handcuffed and taken to an unknown location. Opiyo heads ...

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Uganda’s first Airbus A330neo

Uganda’s first Airbus A330neo

This was after a 7-hour and 30-minite flight from the manufacturer’s headquarters in Toulouse, France to Entebbe International airport. Captain Michael Etiang, the Uganda Airlines chief pilot led the team, which includes crew members who have been in Toulouse for training. The plane ...

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