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NSSF Projected To Grow To Ushs 6 trillion By 2017

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National Social Security Fund (NSSF) is projected to grow an asset base of over Shs6 trillion by 2017, making it by far the largest Fund in East Africa, Ivan Kyayonka NSSF Board Chairman has revealed.

NSSF Projected To Grow To Ushs 6 trillion By 2017

NSSF Ag MD Geraldine Busuulwa Ssali adressing NSSF members and stakeholders at the Annual Members Meeting at Kampala Serena Hotel today

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UBOS Sets To Release Preliminary Census Results

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Uganda Bureau of Statistics-UBOS has set November 18th 2014 as the date for releasing the provisional national Population and housing Census results.

UBOS Sets To Release Preliminary Census Results

Mr William Matovu, a statistics staff, displays a training manual that will be used to train census enumerators (File Photo)

In August this year, Uganda Bureau of Statistics embarked on the national...

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M7 Sets Date For NRM National Conference

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NRM Chairman President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has set Monday December 15 2014 as the day for NRM National Conference.

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National Conference the conference shall be held at Mandela National Stadium.

In a letter dated October 25, the president highlighted that on top of the agenda is debating and adopting the proposed amendments to the NRM constitution.

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Gov’t Sends Two Cups Of Beans To Wildlife Victims In Oyam

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Government through the Ministry of Disaster Preparedness has donated two cups of beans and four cups of posho each to over 300 victims of marauding elephants in Oyam district.

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The relief was dispatched to the victims following a petition by Oyam district authorities led by Gillian Akullu,  the area RDC to the ministry to help the victims...

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Priest Balloons Mukiga Girl

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Reverend Julius Kyarikunda, the Parish Priest of Ikamiro Church of Uganda in Kigezi diocese has been implicated in a sex scandal. Kyarikunda is being accused of impregnating Medias Akankwasa, a Christian in his church and abandoning her together with her child.

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Akankwasa alleges that in July 2013,  Kyarikunda visited her home at night to inform...

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Chameleone, Dj Roja Trade Blows In Night Club

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Self Proclaimed singing Doctor, Jose Chameleone is reportedly to have fought with Dj Roja at the Kabalagala based Club Venom on Sunday night.

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Jose Chameleone

Our highly placed sources at Club Venom revealed that Jose Chameleone attacked Dj Roja because he refused to play his latest song Wale Wale.

How It Happened

Our sources have narrated on how the...

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Alleged M7 Twitter Account Hacker Speaks Out

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Joseph Owino

Joseph Owino, a renown IT guru who was arrested on Sunday for allegedly hacking into the Twitter account of President Yoweri Museveni has spoken out denying he gained ‘unauthorized access to the account.’

A statement issued by Owino Solutions Ltd moments after he had been released on Monday said police had cleared him of all...

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Gulu University Students Protest Over Missing Lectures

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Gulu University Students were today involved in a peaceful demonstration at their Kitgum campus as they protested over missing lecturers.

Gulu University Students Protest Over Missing Lectures

Some of the students of Gulu University loiter in the compound

The students protested at campus in the morning before moving to the office of the resident district commissioner to seek redress.

The worst affected...

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Struggling SC Victoria University In Police’s Way

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Struggling SC Victoria University In Police’s Way

Police have realistic chance to top today when they take on struggling SCVU at Namboole.

When SC Victoria University were beaten again last week by Express FC at Wankulukuku, officials and players at Police FC based club celebrated wildly what they called...

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Police Arrests Webmaster For ‘Hacking Into M7 Twitter Account’

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Police Arrests Webmaster For ‘Hacking Into M7 Twitter Account’

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Joseph Owino, the man believed to have hacked into President Yoweri Museveni’s official twitter account has been arrested by police’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU).

According to a message many claim is from his wife, Daniella Boston, Owino was...

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Man Cuts Off Penis After Girlfriend Dumps Him For Being Bad In Bed

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Man Cuts Off Penis After Girlfriend Dumps Him For Being Bad In Bed

Oliver Ilic, 22, from Macedonia, called for help after he was unable to stop the bleeding after he cut off his penis

A man in Macedonia blamed his small penis for his girlfriend breaking up with him and decided to chop it off with a razor.

But after cutting off his organ and throwing it in a bin, 22-year-old Oliver Ilic, was unable to stop the...

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FDC’s Salaam Musumba Accompanies M7 On Four-Day Rome Visit

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President Museveni on arrival in Rome

President Museveni on arrival in Rome

Ugandan President, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni and First Lady, Janet Museveni have arrived in Rome, Italy for a four-day visit.

The President who is accompanied by the First Lady and Minister for Karamoja Affairs Janet Museveni were received at the Ciampino Airport by Monsignor Jose Avelino Bettencourt the Chief of...

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M7 In Rome For Four-Day Visit

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M7 In Rome For Four-Day Visit

President Museveni on arrival in Rome

Ugandan President, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni and First Lady, Janet Museveni have arrived in Rome, Italy for a four-day visit.

The President who is accompanied by the First Lady and Minister for Karamoja Affairs Janet Museveni were received at the Ciampino Airport by Monsignor Jose Avelino Bettencourt the Chief of...

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Miss Uganda Nantumbwe To Lose Crown At Munyonyo Saturday

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The 20 finalist who will contest for the 2014 Miss Uganda crown have already been presented to the public.

Outgoing Miss Uganda Stella Nantumbwe

Outgoing Miss Uganda Stella Nantumbwe

The reigning Miss Uganda is Stella Nantumbwe who is away in South Africa representing the country in a reality show, the Big Brother Hotshots.

This year’s contest which is running under the theme...

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Morning sex is good for your health and will improve your day

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WE ALL know the benefits of sex: the endorphins, the exercise, the connection. Aside from the existence of STDs and pregnancy scares, there’s really no downfall to it.

Whether it’s hot and heavy or passionate and tender, there are not many critics of the act … a rarity in a generation of online comments and forums.

For 20-somethings, it’s an act we i...

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Women suggest sex strike to end war in South Sudan

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A group of South Sudanese women peace activists has suggested that men in the civil war-torn country be denied sex until they stop fighting.

The suggestion emerged after around 90 women, including several members of South Sudan’s parliament, met in the capital Juba this week to come up with ideas on how to “to advance the cause of peace, healing and...

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37 Miss UPDF Recruitment over Hepatitis B

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At least 37 recruits who turned up in Soroti for recruitment into the army were sent away after testing positive to  Hepatitis B.

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UPDF Recruits

The group which had initially passed a series of other tests was eventually disqualified last evening after the result indicated they were not fit to join the army.  Hepatitis B, an infectious illness of the...

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2 Nurses Arrested For Forging HIV Results

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Police in Mbale arrested two nursing officers for reportedly forging HIV results

Diana Nandawula, the Elgon Regional Police Spokesperson identified the duo as 30-year-old Annet Nabifo and 31 –year-old Harriet Namulunga all working at Alliance Medical Clinic in Nauyo, a suburb of Mbale town.

She said the suspects were arrested on Thursday after a...

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CMI Operative Netted For Extorting Money From UPDF Applicants

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Private Ibrahim Musana, a UPDF soldier attached to the Chieftaincy of Military Rehabilitation Centre in Mubende is trouble for alleged extortion.

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Musana was picked up by police detectives on Thursday afternoon at Soroti Sports grounds over allegations of extorting money applicants seeking to join the army.

It came after some of the applicants...

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Kampala Turns Black As Guinness Launches New Look

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Black was the dress code as revelers made their way to the Golf Course Hotel in Kampala to celebrate Guinness’ new-look in the ‘All-Black VIP Party.’

Kampala Turns Black As Guinness Launches New Look

Chameleon curtain-raises for Wizkid during the All-Black VIP Party

The celebration that was christened the ‘Party of the Year’ attracted hordes of Guinness consumers and celebrities who included Nig...

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Mbabazi Is Welcome To Join FDC- Okumu

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Aswa County legislator Reagan Okumu, has said former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi is welcomed to join the opposition party Forum for Democratic Change despite past mistakes he made while serving the National Resistance Movement government.

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Aswa County legislator Reagan Okumu

Addressing the Press at his office in Gulu on Wednesday, the FDC...

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Activists Challenge Sentence to a Woman who Mutilated Baby

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Child rights activists are challenging a one year prison sentence awarded to Stella Namuwonge, a Woman who inserted smashed razorblades into her step daughter’s private parts.

Stella Namuwonge in the dock before she was convicted

Stella Namuwonge in the dock before she was convicted

The challenge is pioneered by the African Network for Prevention and Protection against Child Abuse and Neglect...

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Teachers Arrested In Mbale For Defiling Minors

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Two teachers in Mbale District have been arrested for allegedly defiling four pupils of Lubembe primary school ,where they both teach.

They are 56-year-old Richard Wangolo and 43-year-old Herbert Mulongo.

The teachers were arrested after one of their colleagues tipped the chairperson of the Parents’ Teachers’ Association (PTA), about the...

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NRM Defectors Recieve Threatening Phone Calls

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Six defectors from the ruling National Resistance Movement in Amuru district have complained of receiving life threatening phone call from unidentified callers.

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On Tuesday, more than seven NRM members including cadres and operatives  publicly announced their defection to FDC  during a meeting convened by the opposition to decide on the party c...

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Kadaga Blames Government for Poor Health Care Services

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Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga says the Central government is to blame for poor service delivery at health centers across the country.

Speaker Rebbeca Kadaga

Speaker Rebbeca Kadaga

Kadaga says MPs have for the last five years demanded that the central Government lift a ban on recruitment of more health workers and increase salaries of medics but in vain.

Figures from...

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South Sudan Warring Factions Reach Breakthrough In Talks

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Ambassador Seyoum Mesfin, chief mediator for the IGAD-mediated South Sudan peace talks, said in Juba on Wednesday (October 22) that “a breakthrough has been achieved on the outstanding issues”.

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He gave no further details but added that these would be finalized next week at the forthcoming IGAD summit.

Ambassador Seyoum was flanked by Ethiopian Prime...

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The Sexual Bucket List: 50 Things To Do Sexually Before You Die

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What sexual things should everyone experience before they die? And how does someone who married young rank against those who didn’t?

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I got married at 25 and started dating my husband seriously at 23.

Prior to that, I was in two very serious relationships (both of which ended in engagements) over several years and those three men sum up the...

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‘Marijuana Cures Ebola’ Investigators Say

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Since the Ebola virus ravaged three countries in West Africa, health experts and governments around the world have been scrambling to boost efforts to contain the virus.

‘Marijuana Cures Ebola’ Investigators Say

Ebola spreads through contact with an infected person’s bodily fluids

An effective vaccine has yet to be developed but some claims of “cures” began to circulate on...

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9 Sex Myths That Could Seriously Hurt Your Relationship

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Written by Adriana Velez on CafeMom’s blog, The Stir

No one wants to admit that they’re doing it wrong. You know what I’m talking about: sex. By the time we reach our teens, we want to think we know everything about it.

9 Sex Myths That Could Seriously Hurt Your Relationship

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But well into adulthood a lot of us are still...

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UPDF Rejects Over 700 Applicants in Soroti

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The army has rejected more than 700 of the 900 applicants who turned up for recruitment in Soroti for alleged failure to meet the requirements.

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Capt. Telesphor Turyamumanya, the 5th division army spokesperson said that the affected recruits were rejected on medical ground and lack of the required qualifications.

He explained that some of the...

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