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DEPUTY AG MWESIGWA RUKUTANA ON TALENT DEVELOPMENT AND JOB CREATION

At a time when most Ugandans struggle to get absorbed in the labor sector, the Deputy Attorney General has criticized parents who often discourage their children to take part in Music and sports.

The Deputy Attorney General Mwesigwa Rukutana was presiding at the Nabisunsa Girls school Inter Houses a Music dance and drama MDD competition.

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The government efforts to get rid of the increasing unemployment amongst the youth, Ugandans have been challenged to use all the available means especially hands on skills which most struggling economies explored to shrive.

According to the Deputy Attorney General Mwesigwa Rukutana who was presiding at the Nabisunsa Girls school Inter Houses a Music dance and drama MDD competition, its ill mind for parents to discourage children never to participate in talent development. BYTE ---MWESIGWA RUKUTANA---D/ATTORNEY GENERAL

He adds that its common knowledge that Uganda which is still struggling with unemployment, a person need to be encouraged to use the available means to get a living. BYTE ---MWESIGWA RUKUTANA---D/ATTORNEY GENERAL

The Deputy Attorney General sounded overwhelmed about the message that was presented by these youth ranging from increasing corruption amongst government officials to human trafficking by some religious leaders and acts of prosecution. BYTE ---MWESIGWA RUKUTANA---D/ATTORNEY GENERAL

The Nabisunsa Headmistress Hajjat Aisha Lubega re-echoes importance of such competition amongst pupils adding that it’s the way to go for most schools to leave students exploit their talents on top of the academic excellence. BYTE- HAJJAT AISHA LUBEGA-----HM NABISUNSA GIRLS

State Education Minister Rosemary Sseninde in her message by the senior consultant in the Ministry of Education Mary Mutesi raised fear that most parents have neglected their roles in parenting which risks the young generation. BYTE—MARY MUTESI---EDUC CONSULTANT

She challenged the youth to value their stay in school and also plan effectively for their future life. The girls competed in drama, folk dance, music, magnetic composition and poem among others. AMBIANCE----

Yellow East emerged champions with 84 points followed by Green west with 80 points in what seemed to be a tighter race while Yellow West was in the Eighth position with 45 points.

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UBTEB DEMANDS FOR TECHNICAL COURSES IN OIL AND DIARY

The Uganda business and technical examinations Board, UBTEB has asked the National curriculum development centre, NCDC to develop and access technical courses which are demand driven given the global dynamics.

The UBTEB Ex secretary Onesmus Oyesige revealed this

COURT CLEARS OPPONENT TO CHALLENGE CHAIRMAN KIBUUKA AMOOTI

By UTN Reporter

Kampala - The Court of Appeal has overturned the Mubende High court decision that dismissed an election petition challenging the victory of the District boss Francis Kibuuka Amooti.

MUKONO LAST RALLIES

Mukono - Police was deployed heavily in Mukono Municipality as Parliamentary Candidates were finalizing their campaign trails.

Police struggled to draw lines between two enemy supporters of Democratic Party

NEMA DELAYED ON CLOSING KAVERA FACTORIES

Court: Kampala High Court has extended the order stopping the National Environmental Management Authority (NEMA) from closing down factories that manufacture and recycle plastic products.

The injunction which has been issued by the Deputy Registrar Alex

COOPERATIVES SUBMIT VIEWS TO PARLIAMENT

By Shakira Namatende

The cooperative Union in Uganda will Wednesday submit their views to Parliament on the proposed Cooperative Societies Bill 2014.

The bill seeks to regulate groupings in the category of

Cooperative Unions that are taking a strong mobilization wave in the Country side.

The cooperative Union is seen as a strong force that draws people together into uniformity seeking to address their economic and financial challenges.

As one of the activities to celebrate the International Cooperative Week, cooperators in Uganda will submit their views to the Parliamentary Committee on Trade, seeking for among other things an independent ministry, and fully fledged cooperative bank, and a degree of autonomy from their mother ministry of Trade.

They cooperators led by Uhuru Institute for Social Development will also carry out a tree planting campaign as a gesture to restore the environment.

Earlier on, the same body flanked by Uganda Cooperative Alliance donated blood in different Blood Banks countrywide, as a social responsibility gesture.

In Kampala, it was held at the Constitutional

Square, and a total of 15,000 units of blood were collected country wide.

As Leonard Okello the Chief Executive Officer Uhuru Institute explains, the country has a dire need for blood, a resource that is not manufactured anywhere, but human generosity determines its availability.

Byte……….Okello

The Institute partnered with Nakasero Blood Bank in this campaign with a target of at least 20,000 units of blood country wide.

Okello says the cooperators work towards an improved livelihood of the society, economic independence and improved healthy labor force for the country.

Byte………..Leonard Okello

Lilian Nantambi from the Nakasero Blood Bank say the collection is significant an will work to reduce the need across the country.

Byte……… Lilian Nantambi (Blood Donor Recruiter

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Lawyers abondon Kazinda

Accuse Him Of Non Payment Of Legal FeesKampala City lawyer Ernest Kalibala has abandoned his client Geoffrey Kazinda, the jailed former principal accountant in the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) for allegedly failing to pay him the agreed legal fees.

VIOLENCE ROCKS LWENGO AHEAD OF GENERAL ELECTIONS

Lwengo Cases of violence have rocked Lwengo district just hours to the Thursday general elections leaving residents in fear.

According to locals a group of unknown people on Tuesday night attacked their homes

BASOGA CAUSED THE CLOSURE OF BUSOGA VARSITY-DR KAZUNGU

Dr. David Kazungu also referred to as the grandpa of the elites in Busoga has condemned the acts of some of the Basoga leaders for fueling the closure of Busoga University.

SSEBUTINDE WARNS GOVT AGAINST BESIGYE CONTINUED ARREST

Kampala - Lady Justice Julie Ssebutinde of the International Criminal Court has warned Government against arresting and dehumanising FDC Presidential flag bearer Dr Kiiza Besigye, an act she termed as barbaric and illegal.

Ssebutinde says the clamp down on Retired Col Kizza Besigye closes