Uganda’s Political Parties Share Shs3 Billion

[Independent (Kampala)] The Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development has confirmed it has released Shs3billion for political parties with representation in Parliament.

[Independent (Kampala)] The Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development has confirmed it has released Shs3billion for political parties with representation in Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Legislators Task Muhakanizi On Contingency Fund

[Independent (Kampala)] Due to the increasing number of Ugandans facing starvation, the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has tasked the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development to quickly operationalize the contingency fund t…

[Independent (Kampala)] Due to the increasing number of Ugandans facing starvation, the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has tasked the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development to quickly operationalize the contingency fund to cater for emergencies.

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Head Teacher Admits Defiling His 14-Year-Old Pupil in Exchange for Shs500

[Monitor] Police in Mayuge District have arrested the head teacher of Nango township primary school in Malongo sub county Mayuge District for defiling a 14-year-old pupil.

[Monitor] Police in Mayuge District have arrested the head teacher of Nango township primary school in Malongo sub county Mayuge District for defiling a 14-year-old pupil.

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We Don’t Have the Post-Mortem Report, Says Akena Family

[Monitor] Kitgum -The family of Kenneth Akena Watmon, who died after a shooting incident around Lugogo in Kampala, have disputed claims by the police that they were given a copy of Akena’s postmortem report.

[Monitor] Kitgum -The family of Kenneth Akena Watmon, who died after a shooting incident around Lugogo in Kampala, have disputed claims by the police that they were given a copy of Akena's postmortem report.

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Missing Killer Gun Complicates Akena Shooting Investigations

[Monitor] Kampala -The search for the gun that killed Kenneth Akena Watmon has proved elusive for police officers investigating the case, multiple sources say, and questions are already being raised as to whether the failure to recover the gun will fru…

[Monitor] Kampala -The search for the gun that killed Kenneth Akena Watmon has proved elusive for police officers investigating the case, multiple sources say, and questions are already being raised as to whether the failure to recover the gun will frustrate the case.

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Mos Def Can Leave, but Not Return to SA

[News24Wire] United States musician and actor Yasiin Bey, better known as Mos Def, will be declared an undesirable person and will not be allowed to re-enter South Africa in future, the home affairs department said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] United States musician and actor Yasiin Bey, better known as Mos Def, will be declared an undesirable person and will not be allowed to re-enter South Africa in future, the home affairs department said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kanyamunyu Skips Five Nearby Hospitals

[Monitor] Kampala: Matthew Kanyamunyu and his girlfriend Cynthia Munangwari, the prime suspects in the killing of Kenneth Akena Watmon, skipped five hospitals where they could have rushed the deceased for help. By driving around instead of heading for …

[Monitor] Kampala: Matthew Kanyamunyu and his girlfriend Cynthia Munangwari, the prime suspects in the killing of Kenneth Akena Watmon, skipped five hospitals where they could have rushed the deceased for help. By driving around instead of heading for the nearest medical facility, the suspects lost critical emergency response time, thereby denying Akena any chance he had of surviving the shooting.

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