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08:42
08:42

Lango Paramount Chief Appoints New Electoral Commission Members 4 1

The five-member commission will be chaired by the deputy Awitong of the Inomo clan Col. Rt. Dan Opito Odwe
20:27
20:27

Nakasongola Man Defiles, Strangles 4-Year-Old Girl Defilement 2

The body of the victim was taken to Nakasongola HC IV for a postmortem examination.
19:29
19:29

EPRC to study Labor Market Institutions Amid decent Work Deficit 3

Commenting about this, Aggrey David Kibenge, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Gender, Labor and Social Development said discussions for introducing the minimum wage are underway in cabinet. Kibenge noted that while there is advocacy for decent work, there is need to first create jobs locally as decent work is premised on four pillars including job creation, workers’ rights, social dialogue and social protection.

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16:41
16:41

Pictorial: President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Delivers State Of Nation Address

During his address, President Museveni warned actors who are working for the interests of foreigners. He said that these are both corrupt and traitors and that government is monitoring their activities.

Business and finance

16:11
16:11

Gender Ministry Extends GROW Project To Karamoja Sub-Region Women in business 5 1

The GROW project running for five years and implemented by the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development was launched in Kampala in June 2023. However, the ministry has extended the project to cover up to all nine districts of the Karamoja sub-region. The approximately 8.05 billion Ugandan shillings World Bank-funded project targets 35000 micro and 4000 small women enterprises expected to have transitioned to small and medium enterprises respectively by the time of closure in 2027.
13:53
13:53

Security Guards Arrested for Attempting to Shoot at Minister 3 1 Top story

The youthful State Minister For Minerals , Phiona Nyamutoro had gone to inspect a suspected illegal mine operating in Rubanda District.
13:36
13:36

URA Breaks Smart Phone Smugglers' Racket At Entebbe Airport Smuggling 5

The intelligence-led operations by Uganda Revenue Authority discovered diverse methods of concealing the smuggled items, from specially designed dresses to using trash cans.
11:18
11:18

UNRA Equips UPDF With Maritime Vessel Skills 3 6

Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) personnel trained the soldiers, saving the country millions of shillings that would have been spent, had they been enrolled in a maritime school.