Kampala, Malawi Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Tobacco related illnesses kill 13,000 Ugandans annuallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | New Vision

    Deusdedit Ruhangariyo Many young people are taking to smoking because of deceptions in form of advertising and marketing by the tobacco industries. They smoke because the tobacco industry wants them to think that smoking is a cool thing to do.

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  2. TYPHOID: Entebbe bans food vendorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | New Vision

    FOOD vendors have been banned from Division B in Entebbe municipality in response to the recent typhoid outbreak in the country. Speaking at the end of the sanitation week at Nakiwogo landing site market on Friday, the municipal council health inspector, Jimmy Massa, said the measures are aimed at defending Entebbe's position as the cleanest town in Uganda.

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  3. Niringiye calls for dialogue between NRM, oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | New Vision

    AS the clock ticks away signalling the approach of the 2016 elections, retired bishop Zac Niringiye has called for negotiations between the opposition and NRM leaders to facilitate President Yoweri Museveni's smooth exit and the formation of a transitional government of national unity. . The survey discovered that the majority of Ugandans still believe the country is in the right direction with President Museveni in leadership.

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  4. AK47 death probe: bouncer who recorded statement is fakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | New Vision

    A bouncer who produced himself at Kabalagala police station and made a statement in regards to singer Emmanuel Mayanja aka AK47's death is not the one that was seen at the scene on that fateful Monday evening, according to a waitress. AK47, who was laid to rest last Thursday in Mityana, died Monday evening after he reportedly collapsed in the restrooms of Dejavu bar owned by Jeff Kiwanuka in Kabalagala.

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  5. The kibuga: Buganda's lost capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    Significance. To the Baganda, the kibuga , was the epitome of their pride, military life and political administration.

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  6. MPs pin Prof Ddumba over fake degreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | New Vision

    MAKERERE University Vice Chancellor Prof. John Ddumba Ssentamu denied claims that the institution awarded fake degrees, but shocked the MPs when admitted that some students' marks at various faculties had been altered.

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  7. Vivo Energy trains teachers on road safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | New Vision

    Vivo Energy Uganda has resumed road safety education campaign with a teachers' training. The training took place at Bat Valley Primary School on Thursday.

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  8. Selling vegetables paying Kalyango's feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | New Vision

    When Moris Kalyango's friends are preparing to have supper at 7:00pm, he is busy combing the streets of Mukono town looking for customers. At 15-years of age, Kalyango is a street vendor.

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  9. Plastic bottles and polythene bags choke Lubigi Channel at KalerweRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | New Vision

    The stench knocks you from afar. Interestingly, people who reside or operate small businesses along the Kalerwe section of the Lubigi Channel in Kampala's Kawempe Division seem oblivious of that foul smell.

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  10. Grooming street children into responsible citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | New Vision

    Simple as it sounds, it is not an easy task. Grooming a street kid requires extra ordinary effort to turn the life of a pick pocketer or drug addict into a responsible citizen.

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  11. AK47 final interview: Why he got savedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | New Vision

    On March 9, Emmanuel Mayanja had what is now his last press interview with Olivia Nagawa who met him at his father's home in Seguku off Entebbe road. I grew up in a family of many brothers and sisters.

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  12. MPs want Govt to explain non-performing loansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | New Vision

    By Joyce Namutebi Members of the parliamentary budget committee have demanded that sectors with non- performing loans under them should appear to explain the reasons why, before a decision is taken. The MPs were incensed by the fact that some of the loans secured years ago by the various sectors are performing at zero percent.

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  13. Shs4.3b seeds project launchedRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    An estimated 850,000 smallholder farmers in East and Southern Africa are to benefit from a A 1m project launched in Kampala by FoodTrade East and Southern Africa. FoodTrade ESA is a five-year trade promotion initiative that aims to raise staple food crops production through planting improved seeds, establishing better storage facilities, and easing access to markets, information and coordination among traders and farmers.

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  14. Weather forecast for March-MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    The onset of the rains in Uganda as the rest of East Africa is influenced by conditions over the Indian, Atlantic and Pacific Oceans as well as the major physical features and large inland water bodies. Based on these considerations, Uganda National Meteorological Authority has come up with the following forecast.

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  15. NIC face Prisons in EA Netball Club championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | New Vision

    By David Namunyala in Zanzibar East Africa Netball Club Championship Early results Women, Prisons 59 Zimamoto 33 MOICT 42 JKT Mbweni 33 NIC 38 JKT Ruvu 16 Late games, KCCA v Mafunzo JKU v JKT Ruvu Prisons v Uhamiaji Men, KVZ v Police Wednesday NIC v Prisons Zimamoto v Uhamiaji KVZ v KCCA Zimamoto v JKT Ruvu Prisons v JKU Moict v KVZ NIC's netball team manager Fatia Kitaka has instructed her players not to be lenient as they play against their Ugandan league rivals Prisons on Wednesday at the East Africa Netball Club Championship in Zanzibar. The two Ugandan teams are both striving to top the Group A table so as to qualify for the quarterfinals scheduled for Friday at the Gymkhana Club.

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  16. US to replace crashed UPDF choppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    On August 12, 2012 three Ugandan army Mi-24 helicopter gunships operating under the African Union Mission in Somalia crashed under mysterious circumstances over Mount Kenya ENTEBBE. The United States government is considering replacing the three Uganda Peoples Defence Forces Air Force combat helicopters that crashed on the slopes of Mount Kenya en-route Somalia on August 12, 2012.

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  17. Uganda: Ugandan Capital Needs Mega PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The urbanization clock has already started to tick: between 2002 and 2010, Uganda's urban population grew by 5.6 percent, almost twice as fast as the rural population. And we know from global experience that urbanization is likely to accelerate with economic development.

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  18. Kenya: Kenya Allows More Sugar From UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    According to Uganda's State Minister for Foreign Affairs Okello Oryem, through negotiations in the Northern Corridor Integration arrangement, Kenya has accepted to import 97,000 tonnes as of February 2015, compared to30,299 tonnes in November 2012 . "Stories of Kenya blocking entry of Uganda sugar on her territory are now of the past.

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  19. UWA gets Shs100m from sport fishingRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    Uganda Wildlife Authority has collected more than Shs100 million from this year's sport fishing competition that was recently held at Murchison Falls National Park. About 60 local and international fishermen took part in the-three day competition dubbed Murchison Falls Invitational Fishing Tournament.

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  20. Dining in the company of history...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | New Vision

    I and a colleague, Edward Kayiwa, sauntered into a new eating place in the middle of the city, and we were received by a set of cute smiles, and something I found quite unique to my vast dining experience: a couple of vintage stuff including the abacus. "Karibu", cooed one beautiful waitress as she welcomed us in.

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