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PLE kicks off amidst heavy rains across the country

Primary Seven Candidates for the academic year 2020 kick off the writing of their Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) today beginning with Mathematics and Social Studies, amidst heavy rains across the country. The candidates were first briefed by the Uganda National Examinations Board on Friday last week ahead of the two-day...
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Founder of UTODA, Hajji Musa Katongole is dead

Hajji Musa Katongole, the founder and former chairperson of the now defunct Uganda Taxi Owners and Driver’s Association (UTODA) is dead. Katongole who has been sick and admitted at TMR Hospital in Naalya, a Kampala suburb for several days was pronounced dead this morning, March 301th, 2021. It is said...
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Kitalya Prison is not a torture chamber – Frank Baine

The Uganda Prisons Spokesperson Frank Baine has trashed claims by the opposition and other members of the public that Government correction facilities including Kitalya Prisons and other prisons are torture chambers. Frank Baine who was making a statement about the preparedness of the Prisons to accommodate the Primary Leaving Exams...
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I’m only interested in speaker job – Hon Kadaga

The incumbent Speaker of Parliament Hon Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga, has turned down calls for the position of Vice President of Uganda as she stood her ground over the fact that the position of Speaker of Parliament is what she wants and none other. Hon Kadaga was meeting members of parliament...
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CEC will choose the right person for Speaker – Rogers Mulindwa

National Resistance Movement spokesperson Rogers Mulindwa has assured NRM supporters that the Central Executive Committee (CEC) will choose the right person for Speakership. This came after two people from National Resistance Movement, Rebecca Kadaga and Oulanya decided to contest for parliament Speakership yet every political party is supposed to present...
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Don’t procrastinate vaccination – UNRA ED, Allen Kagina

The Executive Director for the Uganda National Roads Authprity, Mrs Allen Catherine Kagina has urged the general public to embrace and have the COVID-19 vaccination. The former Uganda Revenue Authority boss made the remarks after receiving her first jab of the vaccination yesterday Sunday March 28th, 2021. Kagina asked people,...
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