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Hundreds of Christians in Agago Blocked from Accessing Martyrs Shrine 1 2

On Wednesday morning, due to the covid-19 restrictions, several Christians within and outside Agago who turned for the annual Christian event were denied access to the venue.
22:27
22:27

Uganda Can Export IT to Europe - Romanian Experts 4

Romania is offering to give both technical and market linkage support, while Uganda should be be able to develop it products for the market. NITA-U Executive Director, Hatwib Mukasa says Romania’s partnership with Uganda will open up the foreign market for Ugandan IT innovators or developers in Europe because it its status as a hub of innovation in Europe.
15:56
15:56

West Nile Tobacco Farmers Protest Delayed Payment of UGX 9.7 Billion 4 3

Bayo, who is demanding Shillings 4.5m for the tobacco leaf he supplied to the company, said it is unfortunate that the government is only talking about the farmers in Bunyoro region leaving them out.
12:10
12:10

Stock Out of Essential Drugs Frustrates Health Care Delivery in Gulu disease burden 2 1

Daudi Okeny, a resident of the neighbouring Paicho Sub-County, said that he sought treatment for his child at Cwero Health Centre III after Paicho Health Centre III reported a stockout of drugs but he was equally disappointed that there were no malaria drugs.

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12:46

Pictorial: Christians Mark 103rd Anniversary of Martyrdom of Daudi Okello and Jildo Irwa Top story

The District Covid-19 Taskforce headed by the Resident District Commissioner Suzan Akany Tuesday directed the suspension of prayers at the martyr’s shrine to curb the spread of Covid-19.

Business and finance

10:00
10:00

Police Deploys in Old Taxi Park 2

Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said that they received information that taxi drivers wanted to enter the park before its completion.
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21:49

Court Halts Re-Opening of Old Taxi Park 1 Top story

The Deputy Court Registrar, Janeva Natukunda issued the interim injunction following an application filed by five companies claiming part of the old taxi park. Court has set November 8th, 2021 to hear the main petition.
20:02
20:02

Vendors of Roasted Chicken in Wandegeya in Fear Over Eviction 8 1

Fred Mayanja, one of the vendors who has been roasting chicken in the market since 2015, says that Kalema, who claims to own the space they operate from, keeps threatening to evict them for declining to pay monthly dues.
19:04
19:04

New 'Know Your Customer' Platform Targets Banks for Financing Continental Trade 5 1

Fahad Ssensuwa, the Africa EXIM bank lead person in East Africa, says the initiative, among other objectives, wanted to bring back international financing institutions that had left the African continent on grounds that it was hard and expensive to get information from the businesses in Africa.

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