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Jose Mourinho: My Manchester United success is undervalued

In an exclusive interview with Sky Sports News, Mourinho spoke candidly about his time at Old Trafford, and believes winning the Europa League in 2017 and finishing second to 100-point Manchester City in 2018 constituted real success. The 56-year-old, who holds a higher Premier League win percentage than Jurgen Klopp, Mauricio Pochettino and Arsene Wenger, is […]

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Taxman defies police and DPP, releases exhibits

Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has snubbed a guidance by both Police’s Directorate of Criminal Investigations and the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) to withhold imports worth $200,000 (Shs736m), which the law enforcement agencies seized as exhibit. The consignment was being held at a warehouse in Mukono and detectives inquired into whether the claimants may have […]

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Head of custodian board accused of land grabbing

Wakiso- The commandant of the Land Protection Police Unit (LPPU) has been asked to investigate allegations that Mr George Bizibu, the executive secretary of the Departed Asian Property Custodian Board (DAPCB), grabbed land at Ssisa Estate in Wakiso District. Ladha Kassam & Company Ltd, the complainant, says before former president Idi Amin expelled Asians in […]

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Fresh round of anti-polio vaccination across Kenya targeting 2.6m children

Kenya this week kicked off a five-day national polio vaccination campaign in areas with greatest risk of transmission as the United Nations warned that outbreaks in some countries in the Horn of Africa threaten Africa’s and global efforts to eradicate the disease. According to the WHO, since late 2017, Kenya, Somalia and Ethiopia have experienced […]

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Jinja-Mukono roadworks start. Motorists worried about security as Jinja

Kampala. Motorists plying the Kampala-Mukono highway have expressed fears about using alternative routes designated by Uganda National Roads Authority (Unra) to pave way for emergency repairs on the Kampala-Jinja highway. The Shs13.9b project, expected to last nine months, started on July 13, but various road users are worried about their security and businesses. Currently, works […]

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Lohana perimeter wall kills Six street children

The section of the wall fence at Lohana High School, Old Kampala that collapsed and killed six street children. NTV photo A wall fence at Lohana High School, off Namirembe Road, Old Kampala, has collapsed killing six street children and injuring two others. Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Mr  Luke Owoyesigyire says that the wall […]

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Uganda Police fails to enforce Kaveera ban at Namugongo

Wakiso. The Catholic Church, National Environmental Management Authority (Nema) and police have blamed each other for failure to implement the polythene bag (kaveera) ban announced two weeks ago. Rev Fr Phillip Odii, the spokesperson of the Catholic Church, told Daily Monitor in a telephone interview yesterday that Nema had failed to deliver on their promise […]

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UK-based Ugandan model Arif Sempala reveals what it is like to work with Paul Pogba, Usain Bolt and J. Cole

  Many of us ordinary Ugandans, just see football players on TV, and rubbing shoulders with a Premier League star like Paul Pogba, or Arsenal legend Ian Wright; or even just seeing them live, is nothing more than a dream. For 22-year-old Arif Sempala, a UK-born Ugandan model, the Manchester United midfielder is a client. […]

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Hon. Woboyo needs OPM in Busigu sub region.

Hon. Woboyo Vicent raises on the recent heavy rains that greatly affected Bugisu subregion. it’s his prayer for OPM to get to the ground to identify the required aid, for government to provide food and shelter to the victims. 301 total views, no views today

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Differently disabled children to get free medical and corrective surgery

Pearl Dairy Limited, through the LATO Milk Brand, has launched an ambitious project to provide medical and corrective surgery to differently-abled children in Uganda. Partnering with various organizations, LATO Milk launched ‘Lato Help Pack,’ to raise funds to provide free medical surgeries for children in a bid to give them another chance to live normal […]

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