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Ssentongo: Good To Be A URA Player Again

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URA FC 1-1 Bright Stars

Uganda Revenue Authority FC striker Robert Ssentongo says the whole squad is contributing to the club’s early success this season.

Robert Ssentongo

Robert Ssentongo

It has been a brilliant pre-saeson for URA FC, who came into the clash with Bright Stars on the back of a morale-boosting 1-0 win in Dar es Salaam against Simba SC of...

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Manchester United Trolled: The Internet Responds To United’s Calamitous Performance Against Leicester

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With Manchester United’s short-lived revival put on the back-burner, rival fans were out in force to mock Louis van Gaal’s side.

A calamitous performance against Leicester City saw them concede four goals in just over 20 minutes – transforming United’s 3-1 lead into a 5-3 loss.

It was the first time in Premier League history...

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Nigerian Star Burna Boy Blasts Organizers Of Club Mega Fest

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Nigerian Singer Damini Ogulu famously known by his stage name Burna Boy has blasted the organizers or the recently concluded Club Mega Fest show that was held at Namboole stadium on Saturday, September 20.

Burna Boy Thrilling fans at Nambole

Burna Boy Thrilling fans at Nambole

Burna Boy said that they faced major challenges, bad sound and poor organization backstage.

“Thanks to all the...

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ICC Delays Uhuru Trial But Wants Him In Hague For Talks

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Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta

Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta’s case before the International Criminal Court (ICC) will not commence on October 7 after the trial chamber vacated the date on Friday.

But it did schedule two status conferences for both that date and the day after, requiring President Kenyatta to attend on October 8.

“A representative...

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PHOTOS: Patra’s Dress Code Causes ‘Whopper Stamped’ At Namboole

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Aging Jamaican Singer Patra’s dress code caused whooper Stamped among the horny dudes that graced the Club Mega fest Show at Namboole over the weekend.

PHOTOS: Patra’s Dress Code Causes ‘Whopper Stamped’ At Namboole

Patra Should thank God that Fr. Lokodo did not attend the event

Patra’s dress code almost put all her body parts on display.

She looked so relaxed in this sexy appealing outfit

She looked so relaxed in this sexy appealing outfit

PHOTOS: Patra’s Dress Code Causes ‘Whopper Stamped’ At Namboole

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PHOTOS: Patra’s Dress Code Causes ‘Whopper Stampede’ At Namboole

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Aging Jamaican Singer Patra’s dress code caused whooper Stampede among the horny dudes that graced the Club Mega fest Show at Namboole over the weekend.

PHOTOS: Patra’s Dress Code Causes ‘Whopper Stampede’ At Namboole

Patra Should thank God that Fr. Lokodo did not attend the event

Patra’s dress code almost put all her body parts on display.

She looked so relaxed in this sexy appealing outfit

She looked so relaxed in this sexy appealing outfit

PHOTOS: Patra’s Dress Code Causes ‘Whopper Stampede’ At Namboole

These Guys could not

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Reckless Express Exposed By Rejuvenated Kiira

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Uganda Premier League Results

Bul 1-1 Sadolin Paints

Express 0-2 Kira Young

URA 1-1 Bright Stars

Police 3-0 Rwenshama

SC Villa 1-0 Soana

Lweza 0-1 SC Victoria University

Entebbe 0-1 Simba

Express' Waswa Bbosa

Express’ Waswa Bbosa

Wasswa Bbosa spoke immediately after this damaging 2-0 Uganda Premier League defeat of “not doing enough to win at home”. If you...

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Finance Splashes UGX 889M On Vehicle Repairs

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The Public Accounts Committee has grilled Emmanuel Mugunga, the accounting officer of the Ministry of finance, planning and Economic development for spending 889 million shillings on vehicle repairs during the 2011/2012.

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The MPs tasked Mugunga to know the number and specifications of the vehicles, which consumed such a colossal sum of money...

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CAF maintains Ebola measures

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CafBans on Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone hosting any international football because of fears of spreading Ebola were kept in place by CAF, its executive committee decided yesterday.

The three west African countries – at the epicentre of the outbreak of the highly contagious disease – had originally been banned from hosting all games until mid...

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Mbabazi Sacking Not A Surprise – MPs

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Members of Parliament have expressed their views on President Museveni’s decision to drop Amama Mbabazi as Prime Minister and replacing him with health minister, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda.

Ex Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi

Ex Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi

President Museveni  dropped the man many believed to be his closest ally in the ruling NRM party and in cabinet.

In a letter dated...

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Hosts Uganda, Egypt Start Well In 2014 FIBA Africa Zone 5 Basketball Championship

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The Silverbacks, Uganda’s team for the men and Egypt started well as the 2014 FIBA Africa Zone 5 Basketball Championship tipped off yesterday the Lugogo MTN Arena.

The national Basketball team of Egypt before they faced Uganda on Sunday

The national Basketball team of Egypt before they faced Uganda on Sunday

While Uganda beat Somalia 85-74 in the last game of the night, the defending champions Egypt had earlier...

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Parliamentary Budget Director To Stand Trial For Corruption

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The Director Parliamentary Budget Office, Samuel Wanyaka Huxley, has been sent to the High Court Anti-Corruption Division to stand trial over a number of corruption offences including the alleged theft of over 822 million shillings.

The money in question was meant for service delivery surveys in the country but Wanyaka allegedly stole it after he...

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How Keeping Secrets Can Destroy Romantic Relationship

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Many of my clients tell me they keep secrets from their partner because they think telling the truth will make things worse. Or they believe that their significant other simply couldn’t handle the truth and that it might end the relationship.

How Keeping Secrets Can Destroy Romantic Relationship

Studies show that one in five people is keeping a major secret, such as betrayal, from their partner

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Foreign Affairs: Which Countries Have The Best Sex?

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Did you watch the World Cup this summer? If you didn’t, it’s OK. I’m here to tell you, in case you’ve had your head under a rock for the last month, that Germany won. Sorry, Argentina.

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It was a long arduous summer for football, or as the Americans call it “soccer,” fans, and because at the end of the game...

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Ebola crisis: Sierra Leone Begins Three-day Lockdown

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A three-day curfew is under way in Sierra Leone to let health workers find and isolate cases of Ebola, in order to halt the spread of the disease.

Many people have been reluctant to seek medical treatment for Ebola, fearing that diagnosis might mean death as there is no proven cure.

A team of 30,000 people is going house-to-house to find those...

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Kenya Marks Anniversary Of Deadly Westgate Mall Attack

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Kenya is marking a year since the attack on Nairobi’s Westgate shopping centre, in which at least 67 people were killed.

A memorial plaque will be unveiled and a candle-lit vigil held.

The siege at Westgate lasted four days, with CCTV footage showing terrified shoppers fleeing the gunmen and cowering behind counters.

Somali Islamist group...

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Government Fails to Appeal UGX 2.9 Trillion Compensation Judgment

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Government has failed to appeal against the high court ruling ordering payment of 2.9 trillion shillings to war victims in Lango region for the loss of livestock.

In 2010, war victims under Lango War Claimants Association sued Government in a civil suit number 027/2010 at Lira High Court demanding for compensation for their animals and property...

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Miss Tooro Crowned In Fort Portal

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Miss Tourism Tooro was yesterday crowned at a ceremony in Fort Portal. Alinda Jovia aged 22, a student at Makerere University was crowned winner after beating 10 contestants. Scovia emerged best after winning the answer and question and cultural wear session.

Miss Tooro Crowned In Fort Portal

Best Kemigisa and the newly crowned Miss Tooro 2014

Ritah Kajumba and Rosette Kangume...

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US Rewards Gen. Wamala

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United States Army has awarded Uganda‘s chief of Defence Forces (CDF)  Gen Katumba Wamala for his illustrious military career with mention in their Hall of Fame.

US Rewards Gen. Wamala

Uganda’s Chief of Defence forces Gen. Katumba Wamala

Wamala was inducted in the Hall of Fame by the US Army War College in Pennsylvania in recognition for being at the pinnacle of...

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M7 To Kiir: Expedite Moyo Border Accord

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President Museveni has asked his South Sudan Counterpart Silva Kiir to expedite the accord meant to comprehensively settle the Moyo border dispute in which so far three lives have been lost and scores injured.

M7 To Kiir: Expedite Moyo Border Accord

President Yoweri Museveni (R) and his South Sudan counterpart Salva Kiir

In a message carried by Regional Affairs Minister Asuman Kiyingi to...

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8 Things No Woman Should Ever Wait For Man To Do

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Many a single woman falls into the trap of waiting around for a man to escort her through life.

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Can we all agree to stop doing that? Yes? Good. To rev that life-lovin’ engine up, we’ve compiled a list of Very Important Things you should wait for no man, fellow, gentleman, or lad to do. (And if you’re better with company?...

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How To Actually Be Sexy During Phone Sex

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It sounds quaintly old-fashioned, but not too long ago phone sex was very much hot and happening. Sexting may be all the rage right now, but there’s something incredibly intimate and exciting about actually hearing another person’s voice when you’re doing something naughty.

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Not to mention, now that we have videoconferencing...

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Worries As MTN Mobile Money Outage Gets Underway

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Susan Mugenyi runs a mobile money kiosk in Kyaliwajala trading Centre, Namugongo, in Wakiso district. She says on a daily basis, she transacts money of close to 6 million Uganda Shillings.

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She is one of the agents that will be affected by the mobile money outage that starts tonight.

For the next three days, effective midnight on Friday until...

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TASO Dismisses Closure Talk

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The AIDS Support Organisation-TASO has denied claims that it plans to close down due to financial constraints. 

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Media reports yesterday claimed that a number of aid agencies had withdrawn funding to the organization and that several staff had resigned. The report of the closure allegedly originated from parliament where legislators were worried...

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Fresh Landslides Hit Bulambuli

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Fresh landslides have hit Bulambuli district washing away several acres of famers gardens and killing livestock. No human fatalities have been reported so far. 

Fresh Landslides Hit Bulambuli

Bududa is also a mudslide Prone area

The landslides at Munimani village, Namusini Sub County in Bulambuli occurred at about 5:30pm on Thursday evening.

30 hybrid goats, eight heifer cows were...

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Pupil Dead, 14 0thers injured in Kabale Accident

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A pupil is dead and 14 others seriously injured following a motor accident that occurred Friday evening at Habufureka in Bukinda Sub County along Kabale-Mbarara road.

Pupil Dead, 14 0thers injured in Kabale Accident

Kigezi Regional Police Spokesperson, Elly Maate

The primary four and seven pupils of Vision Preparatory Primary School on Kyempene in Rugarama sub county, Ntungamo district were headed...

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FDC Plots Grass root Support For 2016 Elections

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In preparation for the 2016 elections, the major opposition party the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC), has started a campaign to boost the party’s support at the grass root in Western Uganda.
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Top party leaders from South and Mid-Western Uganda are currently on a retreat in Fort Portal to plan strategies for the general elections.

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Bobi Wine Blasts Amama ‘Never Out Shine the Master‬’

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Self proclaimed Ghetto President Bobi Wine has blasted the former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi that he dug his own grave by trying to out shine his master.

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Through his official Facebook page, Bobi Wine praised the former premier for using and liking his 2008 hit song Mazzi Mawanvu.

“When I sang ‪‎Mazzi Mawanvu in 2008, Rt. Hon. Amama Mbabazi loved th...

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Amama Speaks Out On His Sacking

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Amama Speaks Out On His Sacking

Uganda’s now former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi

Sacked Ugandan Prime Minister, Amama Mbabazi has spoken out for the first time on President Yoweri Museveni’s decision to fire him from cabinet thanking the latter for giving him the opportunity to serve the country.

Amama, who was replaced by Health Minister, Ruhakana Rugunda said he is...

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4 Suspected Al Shabaab Militants Arrested In Mbale

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Two of the suspects are of Somalia origin while the rest are Kenyan nationals.  They were arrested yesterday at about 5:00pm from their hide out at Sky Guest House next to Bank of Baroda in Mbale town following a tip off from the lodge management.

4 Suspected Al Shabaab Militants Arrested In Mbale

Al-Shabab fighters want to overthrow the UN-backed Somali government

A police source who declined to be...

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