Burial Function Turns Chaotic, Two Mourners Killed Over Poison Allegations

[Monitor] Pallisa -Police in Pallisa District are investigating circumstances under which two mourners were reportedly lynched on allegations of poisoning a 28-year-old man under unclear circumstances.

[Monitor] Pallisa -Police in Pallisa District are investigating circumstances under which two mourners were reportedly lynched on allegations of poisoning a 28-year-old man under unclear circumstances.

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Witnesses in Muslim Cleric Case Shun Court

[Independent (Kampala)] Hearing of the case in which Tabliq leader Sheikh Yunus Kamoga and 13 others are accused of murdering Muslim Clerics Sheikh Hassan Kirya and Mustapha Bahiga on Feb.06 flopped after witnesses failed to appear as earlier asked by …

[Independent (Kampala)] Hearing of the case in which Tabliq leader Sheikh Yunus Kamoga and 13 others are accused of murdering Muslim Clerics Sheikh Hassan Kirya and Mustapha Bahiga on Feb.06 flopped after witnesses failed to appear as earlier asked by court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

King Mumbere Agrees to Be Guarded By Army

[Independent (Kampala)] Jinja High Court on Feb.06 released the Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere on bail following an agreement reached between the state and his lawyers that his security shall be provided by the UPDF royal guard Brigade and not …

[Independent (Kampala)] Jinja High Court on Feb.06 released the Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere on bail following an agreement reached between the state and his lawyers that his security shall be provided by the UPDF royal guard Brigade and not the Rwenzururu royal guards.

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Hurdles parties face as they discuss IPOD future

[Monitor] When leaders of political parties with representation in Parliament met recently, one thing was clear, there was need to dialogue for the good of the country. The elephant in the room, however, seemed to be how to go about it and what results…

[Monitor] When leaders of political parties with representation in Parliament met recently, one thing was clear, there was need to dialogue for the good of the country. The elephant in the room, however, seemed to be how to go about it and what results, if any, such dialogue would bring in future.

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Low Income Earners to Access Insurance Services

[Monitor] Kampala -Ordinary Ugandans will now be able to enjoy insurance services following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Financial Sector Deepening Uganda (FSDU) and the Ugandan Insurers Association (UIA).

[Monitor] Kampala -Ordinary Ugandans will now be able to enjoy insurance services following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Financial Sector Deepening Uganda (FSDU) and the Ugandan Insurers Association (UIA).

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Uganda’s First Female Legislator Recounts Life in Corridors of Power

[Monitor] Near a sprawling swamp in the suburbs of Kisubi, 400 metres off the Entebbe-Kampala road towards Nakawuka road, is where 99-year-old Florence Alice Lubega is taking refuge.

[Monitor] Near a sprawling swamp in the suburbs of Kisubi, 400 metres off the Entebbe-Kampala road towards Nakawuka road, is where 99-year-old Florence Alice Lubega is taking refuge.

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Money, Politics Tear Apart Diaspora Associations

[Monitor] A $100,000 (Shs350m) government annual contribution towards the activities of the Ugandan North America Association (UNAA) has sparked debate among diaspora associations on the rational and relevance of the money.

[Monitor] A $100,000 (Shs350m) government annual contribution towards the activities of the Ugandan North America Association (UNAA) has sparked debate among diaspora associations on the rational and relevance of the money.

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Stop Trying to Unmask the ‘Ghost’ Called TVO

[Monitor] Mr Fred Muwema’s litigation brought against the mysterious person called Tom Voltaire Okwalinga (TVO), in Ireland, is an interesting ghost chase. The case, many of you will remember, arises from post 2016 election as John Patrick Amama Mbabaz…

[Monitor] Mr Fred Muwema's litigation brought against the mysterious person called Tom Voltaire Okwalinga (TVO), in Ireland, is an interesting ghost chase. The case, many of you will remember, arises from post 2016 election as John Patrick Amama Mbabazi (JPAM) was preparing to challenge the presidential election results in court. On morning of March 9, 2016, Daily Monitor and a number of media houses reported that JPAM's lead lawyer's office was broken into and files containing evidence, affidavits and relevant docu

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