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  1. Keturah Kamugasa rememberedRead the original story

    59 min ago | New Vision

    The Keturah Kamugasa Fund, was set up to contribute to tuition fees for rescued girls under the care of Rahab Uganda. On Sunday, former colleagues, friends and well-wishers gathered at Terranga Restaurant in Bugolobi, Kampala to celebrate the life of Lydia Keturah Kamugasa Akiiki.

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  2. Can we talk? Ugandans try to coax longtime leader to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    A new movement in Uganda wants to find out, encouraged by the president's tentative embrace of a so-called "national dialogue" as the government is in a showdown with an opposition pop star whose popularity with disaffected young people is unsettling the ruling party. The talks, set to be launched on Dec. 18, are being pushed by religious and civic leaders and some retired public officials who envisage a peaceful end to the presidency of Yoweri Museveni.

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  3. Why Uganda should embrace e-PassportRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Uganda is set to introduce an e-Passport to replace and eventually phase out the current machine-readable passports. However, there are sections of the public who are raising questions on the application process, its looks, why the e-Passport, how people in the diaspora will apply, among others.

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  4. Rotile 670x305Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New Vision

    Golf registered tremendous success in all fields By Michael Nsubuga What a golfi ng year it was! 2018 will go down as one the most eventful years where different golfers reached different milestones in the sport. From the top amateur Ronald Otile, who won the Castle Lite Uganda Open to the ladies like Irene Nakalembe and Eva Magala; to the national teams, all will have fond memories of 2018.

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  5. What we were waiting to hear in ManafwaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | New Vision

    By Asia Russell It's 2018--Uganda just commemorated World AIDS Day in Manafwa. 950 new infections are happening every week in Uganda, and the majority of those are among young women age 15-24.

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  6. Medical breakthroughs of 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    The biggest challenge for Uganda is inadequate resources. For instance, the health sector has been faced with a challenge of under-funding for a long time.

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  7. 2018, a year of student innovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Students of International University of East Africa are part of a team building a robotically driven home surveillance system. FILE PHOTO Uganda is a developing economy and every growing economy is dependent on technology.

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  8. Court to rule on Bunyoro king, NFA caseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... concealment when he allegedly stealthily applied for a freehold title for part of the forest which was granted by the Uganda Land Commission (ULC). The Omukama is jointly sued with Hoima Sugar Ltd and ULC. The forestry authority is seeking a court ...

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  9. Every sub-county to get industrial zone - MuseveniRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. President Museveni has passed out 9,000 graduates in Wakiso District and announced government pledge to set up industrial zones in sub-counties countrywide, according to a statement from State House.

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  10. EC de-registers four political partiesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... parties for not adhering to the Political Parties and Organisations Act, 2005. The four are the Farmers Party of Uganda (FPU), Uganda People's Party (UPP), Popular People's Democracy and National Revolutionary Organisation. FPU official ...

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  11. Govt bans importation of mattressesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. China's foray into Africa and the growing Chinese factories in Uganda have forced government to push for a ban on importation of locally manufactured products such as military shoes, steel, blankets, mattresses, boda-boda tyres and mosquito nets.

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  12. Three arrested over theft of car number plates, extortionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... plates identify the vehicle and are a proof of its ownership as well as preliminary indication of road worthiness. Uganda Revenue Authority also bases on the plates to know its cash flow from motor vehicle tax. According to Section 33 (1) of the ...

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  13. ICT transforming education in West Nile schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Eight-year-old James Harold Feta, a Primary Two pupil of Rigbo Primary School in Arua District has developed love for computer despite being in a rural school where they are hard to come by. His father is the deputy head teacher and a class teacher of Primary Two in the school.

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  14. Tap into the field of beauty with skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... I had a passion for makeup and beauty but I also knew that the beauty industry was flourishing and trending in Uganda," says Kiconco. While working in a cosmetics and hair products shop at Galiraya Plaza in Kampala, she took the one year course in ...

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  15. Forces dictate proceeding in the darts seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | New Vision

    With 12 clubs participating in the league the four forces club; Prisons, UPDF, Police and Uganda Wildlife Authority nearly swept the prize table clean. With 12 clubs participating in the league the four forces club; Prisons, UPDF, Police and Uganda Wildlife Authority nearly swept the prize table clean.

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  16. Uganda - UAE exhibition centre awaits constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. State Minister for Investment and privatisation Evelyn Anite, has revealed that an exhibition centre is going to be constructed for the United Arab Emirates and Uganda products.

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  17. Battle for midfield slots the push factor for KCCA in CafRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA. KCCA manager Mike Mutebi has an enviable assemblage of technically gifted midfield players that he can afford to take on a game without a natural striker and dig up a victory.

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  18. U-16 Copa Afcon: Kenya triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... most parts of the game as Nigeria's goalkeeper Moses Aluko kept his team hoping with a string of impressive saves. Uganda was eliminated by Kenya from the 12-team tournament at the quarterfinal stage on Thursday. Buddo SS, Uganda's representatives, ...

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  19. Mwebaze credits Nyamityobora win over Ndejje to home returnRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... win will take some pressure off coach Sam Ssimbwa considering that Mwererwe is a difficult trip for any side in the Uganda Premier League. The Jinja derby between Kirinya and BUL ended in a 2-2 stalemate. FRIDAY SC Villa 2-0 Express Tooro Utd 1-0 ...

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  20. Nakaseke bibanja holders get over 300 mailo titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... the Ministry of Lands under the land fund programme for the 600 acre land secured from Namunkekera Industries by the Uganda Land Commission to have all the bibanja holders registered although the available resource allocation can only allow a phased ...

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