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.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

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.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

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.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Warriors Travel to Canons

[Observer] When Warriors meet UCU Canons in the National Basketball League this evening at the YMCA in Wandegeya, their focus will be on the ultimate goal for this season – winning the league. Warriors will be aiming at making it two wins in two.

[Observer] When Warriors meet UCU Canons in the National Basketball League this evening at the YMCA in Wandegeya, their focus will be on the ultimate goal for this season - winning the league. Warriors will be aiming at making it two wins in two.

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MPs Approve Shs 185 Billion Supplementary Budget, Withhold Shs 53.8 Billion

[Observer] Parliament yesterday approved a supplementary budget of Shs 185.4 billion which government spent for key entities in the 2015/16 financial year, but withheld consent for another Shs 53.8bn, saying it should be treated as loss of public funds…

[Observer] Parliament yesterday approved a supplementary budget of Shs 185.4 billion which government spent for key entities in the 2015/16 financial year, but withheld consent for another Shs 53.8bn, saying it should be treated as loss of public funds to be recovered from companies that benefited from tax waivers.

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Kyadondo East By-Election Campaigns Start

[Monitor] Kampala -Official campaigning for the Kyadondo East by-election starts today. Out of the seven candidates cleared to compete in the race, six are expected to hold public rallies in different parts of the constituency on Friday.

[Monitor] Kampala -Official campaigning for the Kyadondo East by-election starts today. Out of the seven candidates cleared to compete in the race, six are expected to hold public rallies in different parts of the constituency on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Over One Million Residents in Wakiso Use Unsafe Water

[Monitor] Wakiso -The United Nations (UN) in July 2010 endorsed a resolution declaring safe and clean drinking water and sanitation a human right and committed governments to realise the need for clean and safe water.

[Monitor] Wakiso -The United Nations (UN) in July 2010 endorsed a resolution declaring safe and clean drinking water and sanitation a human right and committed governments to realise the need for clean and safe water.

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Commission Uncovers Rot in Wakiso Land Office

[Monitor] Wakiso -Land registrars in Wakiso District suspected to have fraudulently sold off wetlands and forest reserves and issued land titles to the buyers have been summoned to appear before the commission of inquiry.

[Monitor] Wakiso -Land registrars in Wakiso District suspected to have fraudulently sold off wetlands and forest reserves and issued land titles to the buyers have been summoned to appear before the commission of inquiry.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda