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75YR OLD SUDAN PRESIDENT OMAR AL BASHIR SEIZE POWER IN A COUP

By UTN Reporter

President Omar el Bashir, 75years has finally stepped down following presser that was mounted onto him by the protestors.

President Omar Bashir’s resignation leaves

ELECTORAL COMMISSION, CCEDU RECONCILE

By UTN Reporter

The electoral Commission has amended its ties with the Citizens elections monitoring body, CCEDU barely a year after the latter’s operations

BOBI WINE SMEAR CAMPAIGN STARTS

By UTN Report

Residents in Lubaga North Constituency in Kampala woke up to shock when they found several posters depicting People Power Icon Robert Kyagulanyi Aka Bobi Wine as a neo colonialism tool used by the Western World.

POLICE INVESTIGATES KILLERS’ HIT LIST

By Kennedy M. and Otim Norbert

The Ugandan Police has started investigating a new hit list that has raised concern amongst several Ugandans.

The list topped by the Titular head of Muslims Community,

POLICE SIEGE HOME OF BYANYIMA

By Nabbuye Rehemah

Police has besieged the home of Edith Byanyima sister to Dr Winne Byanyima over alleged possession of illicit goods.

Police publicists claim that the raid is

JEEMA VISITS BOBI WINE

By UTN Reporter

The leadership of Justice Forum-JEEMA has paid a courtesy call to People Power Icon, also Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine at his home in Magere.

HIGH COURT TRASHES MABIRIZI SUIT AGAINST KABAKA

BY Hajji Ntale Younus

The High Court in Kampala has trashed the case filed by city lawyer Male Mabirizi in which he challenges the compulsory registration of all tenants on

MUSEVENI LAUNCHES TILES INDUSTRY IN NAKASEKE

By UTN Reporter

President Museveni has commissioned a ceramics tiles industry in Kapeeka, with a production capacity of 40,000 square meters per day.

BOBI WINE FINALLY CLEARED LEAVES FOR US

BY Ntale Younus

The Embattled Kyadondo East Legislator Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine has been finally cleared by police to travel to the US for medical treatment.

Bobi Wine was on Thursday evening blocked

KAWOOYA RELEASED ON POLICE BOND
p>By Ntale Younus

The man who was brutally arrested on a Kampala street has been released on Police Bond.

Yusuf Kawooya, a Democratic Party activist

POLICE SPOKESMAN ESCAPES ASSASSINS

By UTN Reporter

Police Deputy spokes person Patrick Onyango has survived an assassination according to sources.

MP ZAAKE BLOCKED AT AIRPORT BY AVIATION POLICE

BY Ntale Younus

Mityana Municipality Legislator Francis Zaake has been blocked at Entebbe Airport by Aviation Police as he was being transferred to India for specialized medical attention.

The Legislator was scheduled to travel to

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KAMULI DOCTOR COMMITS SUICIDE

Kamuli District Veterinary Officer in charge of Nawanyago sub county Dr Peter Owor 45, has been found dead in a rented house a long Kamuli - Jinja road where he has been a tenant for over five years.

COL MWESIGYE FORMS MILLITIA TO FIGHT FDC IN KAMPALA

NRM historical bush war fighter Rtd Col. Fred Mwesigye has launched a vigorous counter campaign strategy comprised of ruthless NRM youths to counter the opposition defiance campaign ahead of president Museveni’s swearing in. Speaking at the launch of the counter campaign code named “Tupatane Umojja” a Swahili word meaning that lets work together, Rtd Col

CSOs SPEAK OUT ON ELECTION SPENDING

Kampala - Civil Society Organizations dealing with Budget monitoring activities have urged the 10th Parliament to generate a strong legal instrument regarding debt management. The Organizations have singled out irresponsible borrowing indicated by non-performance loans as a major setback for the Country’s economic advancement, increasing the cost of debt management,

M7 SWEARING CONTESTED IN COURT

Court has Transfered Misc. Application No. 887 of 2016 from the Execution Division to the Civil Division of the High Court.

This application which seeks to block the swearing in of President Museveni

LAW SOCIETY CONDEMNS BREAK INTO MBABAZI’S LAWYERS CHAMBERS

The Uganda Law Society (ULS) have condemned the recent break-in into the two law firms representing former presidential candidate John Patrick Amama Mbabazi in his election petition challenging President Museveni’s victory.

The lawyers in their statement signed by the Society’s President

AFRICAN AVIATION BODIES CALL FOR STATE FUNDING

Theft, security and lack of funding for training human resource are some of the various challenges faced by the aviation industry on the African continent. The president of the Association of African Aviation Training Organizations, Tchagbele Sadamba says the future of Africa's aviation industry lies in continuous training of aviation personnel to match the changing technological trends in the industry.

DEFENSE LAWYERS WANT BOMB SUSPECTS ACQUITTED

High Court: Lawyers representing the 13men on trial for the 2010 Kampala twin bombings have asked High court Judge Alfonse Owiny Dollo to acquit their clients of charges of Terrorism, murder, attempted murder among others.

CASTRATE ALL MEN BY LAW-DR SERWADDA

Kampala - The presiding apostle of Born again Churches Dr James Sserwadda has called for a mass campaign to castrate all men who have fathered at least 4 children, as a measure to the rapidly growing population. Dr Sserwadda says, as an effective measure to curtail the rapidly growing population, all men who have reached four children should be subjected to vasectomy

KASESE LITTERED WITH MORE WIDOWS,ORPHANS THAN HUSBANDS

Kasese - A group of widows and orphans who lost their loved husbands in the recent bloody skirmishes in Kasese District have called on government to bail them out of poverty and agony. The group is comprised of 138 orphans and 19 widows reportedly from 30 homesteads in Kasese. The group resides in Bwesumbu Sub County,