Kaweesi Murder Suspects’ Wives Too Broke to Feed Children

[Observer] Wives of the 20 suspects in the murder of Assistant Inspector General of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi yesterday tested the patience of prison warders as they forcefully attempted to dump the prisoners’ children in the court cells where their …

[Observer] Wives of the 20 suspects in the murder of Assistant Inspector General of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi yesterday tested the patience of prison warders as they forcefully attempted to dump the prisoners' children in the court cells where their fathers were being held.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

May the Last Journalist Not Switch Off the Lights, Please!

[Observer] Writing about Uganda Radio Network (URN) as the subject of his Reuters fellowship in 2016, journalist James Tumusiime argues for media outside the market as a possibility for sustenance of the industry.

[Observer] Writing about Uganda Radio Network (URN) as the subject of his Reuters fellowship in 2016, journalist James Tumusiime argues for media outside the market as a possibility for sustenance of the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Parliament Passes Budget Amid Big Cuts

[Observer] After months of poring over budgets of ministries and government departments, parliament on Wednesday passed the country’s Shs 29 trillion budget, with huge cuts from each sector.

[Observer] After months of poring over budgets of ministries and government departments, parliament on Wednesday passed the country's Shs 29 trillion budget, with huge cuts from each sector.

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How GPS Tracking for Govt Vehicles Will Help Stem Abuse

[Observer] The minister of state for Works, Gen Katumba Wamala, has disclosed that the Shs 556 billion worth of road equipment set to be distributed to various local governments this month are fitted with advanced technology to fight abuse.

[Observer] The minister of state for Works, Gen Katumba Wamala, has disclosed that the Shs 556 billion worth of road equipment set to be distributed to various local governments this month are fitted with advanced technology to fight abuse.

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Martyrs Day – Here’s the Traffic Flow Plan

[Observer] Ahead of Martyrs day on Saturday, June 3, police have issued traffic guidelines to the Namugongo Martyrs shrines and deployed at least 20,000 UPDF soldiers and police officers to secure the venues for both Catholic and Protestant commemorati…

[Observer] Ahead of Martyrs day on Saturday, June 3, police have issued traffic guidelines to the Namugongo Martyrs shrines and deployed at least 20,000 UPDF soldiers and police officers to secure the venues for both Catholic and Protestant commemorations.

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China Protests Museveni Ivory Trafficking Charges

[Observer] Chinese ambassador Zheng Zhuqiang has strongly disputed some of the claims contained in President Museveni’s letter to the inspector general of government, ordering an investigation into the affairs of Uganda Wildlife Authority and two Chine…

[Observer] Chinese ambassador Zheng Zhuqiang has strongly disputed some of the claims contained in President Museveni's letter to the inspector general of government, ordering an investigation into the affairs of Uganda Wildlife Authority and two Chinese diplomats.

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KCCA Host Rivers

[Observer] After qualifying for the Uganda Cup final, KCCA FC turn their attention to the Caf Confederation Cup as they host Nigeria’s Rivers United at the Phillip Omondi stadium, reports JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

[Observer] After qualifying for the Uganda Cup final, KCCA FC turn their attention to the Caf Confederation Cup as they host Nigeria's Rivers United at the Phillip Omondi stadium, reports JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

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Kyadondo East Election Campaigns Kick Off

[Observer] The battle for Kyadondo East constituency, which recently fell vacant after court nullified the election of FDC’s Apollo Kantinti, has kicked off with the nomination of five other candidates.

[Observer] The battle for Kyadondo East constituency, which recently fell vacant after court nullified the election of FDC's Apollo Kantinti, has kicked off with the nomination of five other candidates.

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