Makerere versity council meets
Makerere University today meets to address the latest strike by the university staff. The council yesterday called for an emergency meeting after members of Makerere University Academic staff association (MUASA) laid down tools on Tuesday over the accumulative incentives arrears amounting to over 28 B shillings.
UCC bans Frank Gashumba from NTV
Uganda Communications Commission has banned social critic Frank Gashumba from appearing on NTV Uganda or else the Regulator will revoke its licence. Fred Otunnu acting for UCC Executive Director wrote saying that NTV breached minimum standards of broadcasting when it hosted Frank Gashumba
Club Guvnor killing: Suspect released on bail
The High Court in Kampala has granted bail to Ivan Kamyuka who was charged with the murder of his friend in Club Guvnor last year. The trial judge Musalu Musene granted Kamyuka a cash bail of sh.5m after presenting substantial sureties.
Court dismisses petition against shs.64B for MPs cars
The constitutional court has dismissed an interim application seeking to block government from paying shs.150m to each Mp for their personal car purchase
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Philippine Mayor killed in Police shoot out
Philippine anti-narcotics officers gunned down the town mayor and 9 of his men in a clash in one of the bloodiest operations since president Rodrigo Duterte launched a crack down on illegal drugs