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I STILL LOVE MY JOB-OKOTH OCHOLA

BY KENNEDY MUHIRE

The Deputy Inspector General of Police Martin Okoth Okoth has dismissed speculations that he is retiring from office soon.

This follows speculation that Okoth Ochola has persistently threatened to quit office due to unnecessary infighting and intrigue.

The media has been dominated by reports that the veteran officer is leading the exit path from the force, in an exercise to renew Police.

Okoth Ochola says the reports are baseless, and seemingly meant to embarrass his office. BYTE- OKOTH OCHOLA

Ochola adds that he has not shared his retirement plans with any one yet, neither his resignation.

On Monday, Police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi said the reports of reshuffle in the force are baseless and unfounded. BYTE- KAWEESI

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KAZINDA SENTENCED FURTHER

By UTN Reporter

Kampala –The anti Corruption Court sitting in Kololo has found the former principal accountant in the Office of the Prime Minister Geoffrey Kazinda, guilty of syndicate corruption.

UGANDAN YOUTHS LACK BUSINESS SKILLS-STUDY

A new study done by the partnership for economic policy (pep) has shown grave skilling needs for the youths, especially the beneficiaries of the youths fund. The study that was conducted in Mbale, Kampala, Gulu, Wakiso and Mbarara involved over 500 youths, also reveal that many groups countrywide have under-utilized the resources they were given to start up business ventures.

CANDIDATES WIND UP CAMPAIGNS

Kampala - Presidential and Parliamentary Campaigns end today after three months of traversing the country.

The time limit given by the Electoral Commission is today at 6pm, two days ahead of the polling day. Most of the major candidates are making their final impact on the ballot box results publically, before embarking on the

DP DISAGRES WITH PRESIDENT MUSEVENI ON MURDER

BY Steven Owere and Mamdan Matte

The Democratic party, DP has disagreed with President Museveni’s stamen in which he attributed the Murder of

4 MPS CHARGED WITH TREASON, 33 REMANDED

BY UTN REPORTERS

Gulu Chief Magistrates Court has remanded the newly elected Arua Municipality MP Kassiano Wadri, together with 33 others to Gulu Main Prison.

Arua Municipality MP Kassiano Wadri has been charged before Dawa Francis Matenga along

INDIA PREMIERE PLEDGE TO ENHANCE TRADE IMBALANCE IN UGAND

BY Babirye Rose Nagawa and Namuli Daphine

The visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pledged to enhance trade and investment between Uganda and India

FIRE GUTS SCHOOL IN MUKONO

Mukono: Fire has gutted a dormitory of a primary school in Mukono district and destroying property worthy millions of shillings during early hours of morning.

This was at Umar B.A Islamic primary center found at Kiggunga village

PHILIP OMONDI STADIUM RENAMED STAR TIMES STADIUM

Lugogo - Effective 1st July 2017, Philip Omondi stadium the home ground for KCCA FC will be renamed Star times stadium. This follows a mega billion sponsorship package Star Times gave to the “Kasasiro” club totaling to shs. 1.6 billion running for four Years.

URA PLACES WBS UNDER RECIEVERSHIP

WBS Television has taken a turn for the better in the first receivership engagement in Uganda.

The move was revealed today in a press briefing by a joint team of URA officials, Uganda registration services bureau and the WBS TV administration.