Uganda Newswire (Page 10)

Uganda Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Uganda: Trade Ministry, Local Governments Fight Over Alcohol LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | AllAfrica.com

    Uganda's trader ministry and the Gulu District Local Government are at loggerheads over the latter's decision to pass an ordinance restricting the sale and consumption of alcohol. Gulu District Councilors enforced an Alcohol Control Ordinance starting last November, with more districts in the country's northern region planning to follow suit.

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  2. A tonne of ivory, hacked into pieces, seized in UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Star Online

    ... destination, the authorities said. A Liberian and two suspects from Guinea Bissau have been arrested in Kampala, Uganda's wildlife authority spokesman Simplicious Gessa told AFP. "In a joint operation with police, we recovered over 1000 kg of ivory ...

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  3. Uganda: Sam Turyatunga - Turning Fruits Into a Lucrative BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | AllAfrica.com

    But unlike the rest of the population, he decided to take an opportunity of adding value to the available cheap fruits to produce natural juice. "Uganda is a rich country endowed with variety of fruits and during the peak season, the prices are always very attractive," Turyatunga told The Independent at the company's plant in Nansana, approximately nine kilometers, west of Kampala.

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  4. UPC secretary general Edward Ssegwanyi diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | New Vision

    ... addresses a weekly briefing on June 22, 2016. He has succumbed to cancer of the esophagus. (Credit: Godiver Asege) Uganda People's Congress (UPC) secretary general Edward Ssegwanyi has died, the party says. He died Monday evening after he was rushed ...

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  5. UPC secretary general Edward Sseganyi diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | New Vision

    ... addresses a weekly briefing on June 22, 2016. He has succumbed to cancer of the esophagus. (Credit: Godiver Asege) Uganda People's Congress (UPC) secretary general Edward Sseganyi has died, the party says. He died Monday evening after he was rushed ...

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  6. Stanbic launches 2017 national schools championshipRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA: Stanbic Bank in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Sports has launched the 2017 secondary schools competition across Uganda dubbed; 'The Stanbic National Schools Championship 2017.' The challenge will see over 3,000 students from 40 secondary schools participate in a series of educational activities and dynamic group projects.

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  7. Kenya School of Law ordered to admit UgandansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Monitor

    Section 12 of the Act says 'No person shall be admitted as an advocate unless he is a citizen of Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania and he is duly qualified according to Section 13 of the Act Section 13 adds that 'A person shall be duly qualified if having passed the relevant examinations of any recognised university in Kenya he holds, or has become eligible for the conferment of, a degree in law of that university' The High Court in Nairobi, Kenya has quashed a decision by the Kenya School of Law to lock out Ugandan, South Sudanese, Tanzanian, Rwandese and Burundian students from KSL's Advocates Training Programme . One needs to go through the ATP to practice law in Kenya.

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  8. Katosi road project: Byandala trial resumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | New Vision

    ... before court presided over by High Court Judge Lawrence Gidudu. Byandala, 65, was charged alongside four former Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) officials: Berunado Ssebbugga, 54, (former acting executive director), Joe Ssemugooma, 54, (acting ...

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  9. Mulyagonja 633x393Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | New Vision

    ... constitutional title of "a fountain of honor" to commit crimes that sully the president's office. Mulyagonja, Uganda's second female ombudsman made the remarks Monday while appearing before lawmakers probing the manner and propriety of paying sh6b ...

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  10. Masimo Announces Recent Study Monitoring Methemoglobin Levels During...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | BioSpace

    ... during treatment with a Masimo Rad-57A Pulse CO-OximeterA with noninvasive SpMet monitoring. The investigators in Uganda selected 180 children admitted to the hospital with severe malaria between 2011 and 2013 to receive either iNO (n=88) or a ...

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  11. UWA builds lab to aid in animal conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | New Vision

    The authority is investing in the construction of a laboratory to serve as a research and consulting point for the entire Great Lakes region. Fresh from a recent threat of bird flu, Uganda Wildlife Authority is not taking any more chances when it comes to diseases affecting wildlife in protected areas.

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    Monday Feb 20 | New Vision

    Hello, good morning! A quick look at what you will find in today's edition of Uganda's leading daily, New Vision, which you can also read in full online HERE . President Museveni has launched a gold refinery.

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  13. 500 people displaced in Elegu market fireRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Monitor

    ... inferno is the worst recorded fire incidence to have affected traders and locals at the trading center located at the Uganda -South Sudan border. Early last month, a devastating fire burnt down 40 shops in the area, a month after 20 shops also got ...

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  14. Ugandan authorities seize a tonne of ivoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | New Vision

    ... destination, the authorities said. A Liberian and two suspects from Guinea Bissau have been arrested in Kampala, Uganda's wildlife authority spokesman Simplicious Gessa told AFP. "In a joint operation with police, we recovered over 1000 kg of ivory ...

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  15. Uneb set to release A-level results todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Monitor

    ... 2016 examination results. Uneb would in the past depend on the students' performance to fix the grading KAMPALA . The Uganda National Examinations Board (Uneb) is today scheduled to release last year's Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) ...

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  16. Silverbacks: Ocitti likely to be only survivor from foreign legionRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA. Stanley Ocitti is likely to be the only survivor among the foreign-based players for Uganda's charge at a second Afrobasket qualification.

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  17. Mutebi hopes progress will be 'turning point'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Monitor

    ... scored the crucial goal in a 1-all stalemate on the island to progress in similar circumstances as KCCA. However, the Uganda Cup champions KCCA are two rounds away from the money-spinning group stage. Mutebi wants to them to go further. "I am not ...

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  18. Dialogue is the right way forward for our countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Monitor

    ... have remained high since then. There are countries that have experienced a more turbulent political climate than Uganda but dialogue has saved the day. For example, after the 2007 post-election violence in Kenya, president Mwai Kibaki and opposition ...

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  19. Museveni, Besigye agree on new terms of dialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Monitor

    ... last year's elections and some NRM leaders. All these efforts have converged and seem close to bearing fruit. Uganda's new Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Adonia Ayebare, is one of those involved in the shuttle diplomacy. ...

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  20. FDC refutes Besigye, Museveni dialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | New Vision

    The Forum for Democratic Change has described reports on President Yoweri Museveni and FDC's former presidential flagbearer, Col. Kizza Besigye talks as lies and baseless only meant to tarnish the party's name.

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