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  1. Taxes on agricultural inputs will kill sector, MPs toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New Vision

    THERE is need for more time before government can think of introducing taxes on agricultural inputs and equipment if the country is to avoid food insecurity as a result of low crop output, officials from the formal agricultural input and output sector, told MPs on Tuesday.

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  2. Amref Health Africa and Partners hold Cross-Border Meeting on Eradicating PolioRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | PressReleasePoint

    Amref Health Africa, with support from the Core Group-funded Polio Eradication Project in South Sudan and the Ministry of Health Central Equatorial State, held a cross-border collaborative meeting to discuss eradicating polio.

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  3. Scientists call for tobacco advertising banRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | New Vision

    UGANDAN scientists on Thursday warned of a tobacco epidemic in the making as they urged lawmakers to repeal the 1967 Tobacco Control and Marketing Act they say has increased tobacco consumption.

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  4. Irish ambassador hails Uganda refugee policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | New Vision

    Andante Okanya The Irish ambassador to Uganda Donal Cronin, has hailed Uganda's refugee policy, describing it as unmatched and the most friendly in the world.

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  5. Uganda enjoys rise in urban water supplyRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | Daily Monitor

    Access to safe water supply in Uganda's urban areas has increased to 70 per cent based on the estimated total population served in both large and small tours at .

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  6. readmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 23 | New Vision

    Every June 20, the World commemorates World Refugee Day. This day is saved to honour the spirited resilience of those citizens forced out of their homes to live in dire settlements.

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  7. Violence declines among S. Sudanese refugees in UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The recent formation of refugee welfare committees has led to decline of violence-related cases among South Sudanese refugees in Uganda, officials from the prime minister's office disclosed Friday.

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  8. Fleeing Iraqis join large tide of displaced peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 20 | Connecticut Post

    Eritrean female asylum seekers sit along with their children on the sidewalk in Sanaa, Yemen, Friday, June 20, 2014.

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  9. NRM Party Equivalent the Devil-MP William NzonghuRead the original story

    Friday Jun 20 | Uganda News Picks

    By our reporter Busongora North MP Kasese district William Nzonghu has compared the ruling party to a devil.

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  10. Refugees Boost Local EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | Voice of America

    Refugees who fled the recent violence in South Sudan and crossed the border into Uganda arrive and await transportation from a transit center in the town of Koboko, Uganda, to a nearby settlement in Arua District, in northern Uganda Monday, Jan. 6, 2014.

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  11. Reflection on the kindness of humanitarian agenciesRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 19 | Daily Monitor

    A separate accident occurred in May this year where 17 people died when the boat carrying them from Libya to Southern Italy capsized Every June 20, the World commemorates World Refugee Day.

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  12. Time for land fraudsters is overRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | New Vision

    Remarks by the minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development at the launch of the Uganda National Land Policy on June 13, 2014 at Hotel Africana, Kampala We all know the importance you and the NRM Government attach to land as a basic need for the livelihood of most Ugandans, and also as a factor of production.

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  13. No rest for U-17s ahead of return legRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 17 | New Vision

    THE national U-17 football team is expected to return to the country Tuesday night and will head straight to camp in Njeru to prepare for the return leg of the 2015 African U-17 Championship qualifier.

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  14. Cash-strapped Uganda could pull out of Uni. GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 17 | New Vision

    Africa's biggest university sports event will run from July 11 to 18 in the Kenyan capital Nairobi.

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  15. Seven districts to get computerized land officesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 17 | New Vision

    By Pascal Kwesiga The lands ministry is to open up more computerized zonal land offices in seven districts next financial year.

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  16. Bumpy ride as Uganda races to beat digital migration deadlineRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 17 | Hispanic Business

    Digital broadcasting is based on the use of digital transmission technologies such as Digital Video Broadcasting -Terrestrial decoders video and audio compression technologies such as MPEG 2/4.

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  17. Uganda: First Mobile Exhibition to Document Conflicts Other Than the LRA WarRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 17 | AllAfrica.com

    The late Malian writer and ethnologist Amadou Hampt B said, "In Africa, when an old person dies, it is a library that burns", so huge is the loss of oral stories and information.

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  18. Alex Isabirye returns to coach URARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 17 | New Vision

    FORMER URA FC player and head coach Alex Isabirye has accepted to return to the tax-collectors on a two-year performance based contract following his resignation of the job a season ago.

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  19. Tumaini recognises child rights advocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 17 | New Vision

    It was a fanfare event at the Imperial Royale Hotel on Friday evening as the 2014 Tumaini Awards winner were recognised for their efforts towards improving the lives of children.

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  20. Nokrach beaten in Arua, top names dominate KyabazingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | New Vision

    Stephen Nokrach had travelled to Arua as a favourite in the sprints, but was shocked by homeboy Muhammad Swaridahab, who jogged to victory in the 400m with ease.

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