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Arua, Uganda Newswire

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  1. Pimer creating homegrown solutions for local challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | Daily Monitor

    She is confident, passionate and speaks with clarity. The 23-year-old Monica Peace Pimer, 23, from Zombo District in West Nile sub-region speaks with a lot of conviction and passion about the not for profit charity organisation she has been running since 2015.

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  2. High expectations from cluster projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | Daily Monitor

    Last Friday the Minister of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries, Mr Vincent Ssempijja, launched the Agriculture Cluster Development Project at Lukaya in Kalungu District. More than 50 MPs and hundreds of farmers attended the function.

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  3. Forgive Rukutana, Museveni has okayed the dialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | Daily Monitor

    We spent April 2018 running around the country searching for people's views on the idea of holding a national dialogue. We did Masaka, Mbarara, Kabale, Gisoro, Rukungiri, Bushenyi, Kasese and Fort Portal.

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  4. Bus knocks village chairman, set ablazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | New Vision

    Enzeva Primary School on Friday did not open because of fear. All the locals in Yivu village abandoned their homes after the army searched their homes, looking for property looted.

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  5. Government to borrow Shs560b for refugee host districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. Government borrowing is set to hit $200m if Parliament approves the request to borrow an additional $150m for infrastructure development in refugee hosting districts.

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  6. .com | PICS: Ugandan pop star turned opposition leader Bobi...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | News24

    Ugandan musician turned politician Robert Kyagulanyi, commonly known as Bobi Wine, sings on a stage in Busabala, suburb of Kampala, Uganda. Ugandan pop star turned opposition MP Bobi Wine appeared on stage on the outskirts of the capital Kampala on Saturday, in a concert attended by several members of the opposition and watched on by a heavy police presence.

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  7. Bobi Wine's Kyarenga concert sells out as police watch onRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 10 | Daily Monitor

    MP Bobi Wine appeared on stage at his One Love Beach in Busabala located on the outskirts of the Kampala on Saturday, in his Kyarenga concert attended by several members of the opposition and watched on by a heavy police presence. A popular figure among Ugandan youth and prominent critic of President Yoweri Museveni, Bobi Wine's appearance in front of several thousand fans was only permitted by police on the basis it was a non-political event.

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  8. Kagadi businessman gunned downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Daily Monitor

    KAGADI: Residents of Kasojo trading centre in Mpeefu Sub County in Kagadi District have been left in shock after unknown gunman shot dead a renowned businessman. Mr Abudalla Ntambara, a resident of the same area and chairperson of traditional healers in greater Kibaale was shot dead at his shop Thursday evening by the assailant who was riding on a motorcycle.

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    Thursday Nov 8 | New Vision

    Everybody against torture and gagging worked to a degree, but Bobi Wine's eloquence to key governance questions will be required occasionally to prove him ready to hack it at the highest levels of the real game. Everybody against torture and gagging worked to a degree, but Bobi Wine's eloquence to key governance questions will be required occasionally to prove him ready to hack it at the highest levels of the real game.

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  10. 92 students graduate at Muni UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | New Vision

    The state minister for internal affairs, Obiga Kania, lashed out at the West Nile community for thinking that the university should admit more students from the sub-region despite their poor performance. The state minister for internal affairs, Obiga Kania, lashed out at the West Nile community for thinking that the university should admit more students from the sub-region despite their poor performance.

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  11. Refugees riot over food, disarm constableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Daily Monitor

    Refugees in Omugo reception centre in Arua District in northern Uganda have staged a strike to protest against what they said little food given to them. The refugees went on rampage and disarmed a Special Police Constable deployed in the reception centre on Wednesday evening.

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  12. Champions Vipers held by Express FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | New Vision

    StarTimes Uganda Premier League Express 1 Vipers 1 Paidha 0 Mbarara City 2 Maroons 2 Onduparaka 1 Police 2 Tooro United 1 Despite dropping two points, Vipers moved joint top of the StarTimes Uganda Premier League with KCCA FC. The Venoms who were unimpressive settled for a 1-1 draw with Express at Wankulukuku stadium Wednesday.

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  13. Museveni urges graduates to seek self- employmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | Daily Monitor

    President Museveni has urged graduates to use the skills they have acquired from higher institutions of learning to create their own jobs. In a speech delivered by the Vice President, Mr Edward Ssekandi, Mr Museveni said one of the key challenges facing many African countries, including Uganda, is unemployed university graduates.

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  14. Uganda:Uganda to Deploy Ebola Vaccine to Border PointsRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 3 | AllAfrica.com

    Uganda has announced that it will deploy an Ebola vaccine even though there is no outbreak of the disease in the country. Minister for Health Jane Ruth Aceng announced a plan to start vaccinating frontline health workers from November 5, due to fears that the outbreak currently affecting the Democratic Republic of Congo could soon cross into Uganda.

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    Saturday Nov 3 | New Vision

    Kadaga faulted the Government chief whip, Ruth Nankabirwa for saying that Parliament could not pay tribute to Nyombi because the Speaker and her deputy Jacob Oulanyah were away. Kadaga faulted the Government chief whip, Ruth Nankabirwa for saying that Parliament could not pay tribute to Nyombi because the Speaker and her deputy Jacob Oulanyah were away.

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  16. UWEC to open several branches in the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | New Vision

    "As more towns get city status soon, it is ideal to open up similar branches for easier access," said Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities Ephraim Kamuntu. Minister Of tourism, wildlife and antiquities Ephraim Kamuntu handing the tools of administration to James Musinguzi at Sheraton Hotel.

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  17. Uganda's best teachers of 2018 honouredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | New Vision

    The cream of the crop in the teaching profession in Uganda this year is now known, thanks to an annual competition dubbed 'Teachers Making a Difference' spearheaded by Vision Group. Twelve teachers emerged the best across the country in the 2018 campaign.

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    Tuesday Oct 30 | New Vision

    Action in the Uganda Premier League returns Tuesday with six games being played across the country. SC Villa who are yet to pick up a win having registered just two draws so far against Kirinya Jinja SS and Bright Stars FC, take on URA FC at Mandela National Stadium-Namboole.

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  19. Are companies using study tours to promote smoking?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | New Vision

    A resident says the community lacks clean water and the only protected water source has been polluted by waste from the factory, although the factory now has a lagoon to manage wastes A resident says the community lacks clean water and the only protected water source has been polluted by waste from the factory, although the factory now has a lagoon to manage wastes John Peter Tabule, a Senior Four student at Katrini Secondary School in Arua district, says he is ready to grow tobacco better than traditional farmers in the West Nile region. Tabule is one of the many students who have visited a demonstration farm, which was set up by the Meridian Tobacco Company in Arua early this year.

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  20. Refugee host districts to benefit from Shs1.4 trillion roads projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 28 | Daily Monitor

    Lira. Eight refugee host districts are set to benefit from the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development , a programme funded by the World Bank, an official has revealed. USMID public relations officer Sheila Naturinda last week said government has considered Adjumani, Moyo, Yumbe, Arua, Isingiro, Kamwenge, Lamwo and Kiryandongo districts for the project because the influx of refugees in these areas has created an infrastructure challenge.

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