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07:50
07:50

Fort Portal Deputy RCC Halts Construction of Telecom Mast in Residential Area 6 1 Top story

Olivia Bahwayo Busobozi, the Physical Planner for Fort Portal City, said that they have not yet approved the mast construction since the contractor has not yet submitted all the required documents.
18:28
18:28

MPs Stunned by Animal Compensation Irregularities in Soroti Soroti district 4 1

Simon Peter Edoru Ekuu, the Soroti District LC V Chairperson told the MPs that the local leaders have been sidelined in the exercise. He said that the district officials also depend on the information from the beneficiaries who have been given varying statuses on compensation.
15:59
15:59

Muhoozi Dropped as Commander Land Forces 1 Top story

The changes come moments after a series of tweets in which Kainerugaba announced that he was on a mission to raze colonial borders and capture Nairobi, within two weeks. The tweets which covered feeds since last evening sparked an online rage between Ugandans and Kenyans.
15:50
15:50

Opposition Wants Special Committee to Investigate Abductions 1 3

Addressing journalists in Parliament on Tuesday, Kiwanuka demanded that parliament constitutes a select committee to investigate abductions.

Slideshow

11:32
11:32

Pictorial: Uganda Police Force Win Inter-Forces Games 2022 in Kasese Police FC

This year’s edition was hosted by Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA in Mweya, Queen Elizabeth National Park under the theme: “Interforce Collaboration a key to Effective Wildlife Protection”.

Business and finance

07:36
07:36

Acholi Cultural Institution Turns to Sports to Address Negative Effects of LRA War MTN-Uganda 5 1

Alfred Okwonga, the Mayor of Gulu City said that Acholi has great potential in sports noting that the new initiative will also help to identify sports talents at the grassroots besides promoting fitness and employability.
07:20
07:20

Numbers of Accountancy Students Fall as COVID-19 Effects Linger on 4

Derrick Nkajja, ICPAU Chief Executive Officer, says the main problem was the cost of materials especially as accountancy modules change frequently, which makes the course expensive.
17:01
17:01

Mobile Money Companies Want Interest Converted Into Public Investment 5 1

Andrew Bugembe, MTN Uganda Chief Finance Officer, who has also been acting CEO since June, said talks are ongoing between the mobile money service providers and industry regulators to see how the money can be utilized more effectively. Sylvia Mulinge comes in at a time when the economy is distressed with high inflation and low public spending power.
16:12
16:12

Two Busia Engineers, Town Clerk in Trouble Over Alleged Abuse of Gov't Funds 4

The trio was arrested on the orders of Busia Resident District Commissioner, Michael Kibwika to help police investigations into the missing funds. According to Kibwika, the suspects failed to give proper accountability on how the money was spent.

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