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07:38
07:38

Severe Malnutrition ‘Excruciatingly Painful’ Threat to Child Survival 1

Triggered by a lack of nutritious food and repeated bouts of disease – such as diarrhoea, measles and malaria – the condition, also known as severe wasting has been listed as one of the conditions that compromise a child’s immunity.
17:14
17:14

Kampala Minister Asks IGG to Investigate Illegal Collection of Fees in City Markets 1 4

In 2020, President Yoweri Museveni suspended collections in markets, but Kabanda says that markets have continued to collect money and failed to account for it.
10:43
10:43

Survivors Want Lukodi Massacre Site Developed into Museum, Tourism Centre 6 1

Under their umbrella, Lukodi War Survivors, the group says that the site will act as a war museum, learning and research centers on the Lord`s Resistance Army insurgency, a peace center, and special dedication to those who lost their lives and also generate income.
09:06
09:06

Women in Gulu Start Food Security Campaign 7 2

Florence Akello, one of the women who prepared dried vegetable with sim-sim paste (ojede), said that the dish is not only easy to prepare but inputs also last for long, its preparation is fast, it is healthy, and requires no extra ingredients.

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07:44
07:44

Pictorial: Anglican Martyrs’ Site Under Redevelopment Top story

According to the building plan, the church intends to set up a 10,000 seater infrastructure. They will later construct extension terraces going up to the existing museum structure to provide enough space for pilgrims who flock to the place.

Business and finance

08:18
08:18

Minister Withdraws Amendments to Finance, URA Act 5 1

Under the Finance (Amendment Bill), 2022, the government had proposed to repeal the Finance Act, of 2012.
08:04
08:04

Kabale Authorities, NEMA Officials Clash Over Proposed Closure of Mining Company 5 7 Top story

The officials had visited the mining site to investigate complaints from the community that the company was discharging contaminated water directly into a nearby stream, a tributary to river Kiruruma, which flows through Kabale town to Kyanamira and Maziba sub-county up to Rwanda.
19:50
19:50

Dollo Launches Commercial Macadamia Production in Acholi 2 2 Top story

According to Owiny Dollo, the decision to roll out the commercial macadamia tree production is aimed at encouraging farmers in the Acholi Sub-region to embrace the cultivation of the high-value crop since it offers high economic returns to farmers and will also help to restore the degraded environment.
19:29
19:29

Digital Tech SMEs in Joint Venture to Tap Opportunities in Oil Industry Oil and gas 4

In July last year, the government, through the President’s Office and the ICT ministry signed a contract with Joint Stock Company Global Security, a security company said to be from Russia, to implement the smart tracking project for a period of 10 years.

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