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13:11

Woman in Amolatar Arrested for Stealing Newborn Baby 1

It is alleged that on Friday, the suspect who had been staying in the ward told people that she was waiting for a patient who was being delivered to the facility.
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11:59

Three Charged for Threatening Kabale Deputy RDC 2 2

Appearing before Kabale Chief Magistrates Court on Thursday, the three were charged with threatening violence contrary to section 81 (a) of the Penal Code Act.
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Aceng Launches Scale up of Invasive Surgeries at Mulago Hospital 2 1

Speaking at the commissioning of the center, the Minister noted that invasive Surgery has helped the country to procure the necessary technology with support from the Republic of Korea to enhance the country’s surgical infrastructure bringing world-class health care to Uganda’s hospitals.

Business and finance

11:39
11:39

Tour Operators Impressed by Preparations at Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo 2024 tourism industry 11 1 Top story

Isa Kato, the Marketing Manager of the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO), highlighted that the event has met most of his expectations. Unlike previous editions where preparations felt rushed, this year’s expo, held at the new convention center in Munyonyo, is regarded as a national treasure that enhances the country’s tourism sector.
11:21
11:21

Women Get World Bank Boost to Grow Business GROW Project 2 2

Those with common businesses but running impressively will be in position to get loans, while “unique” enterprises will access up to a maximum of shs 200 million grants, depending on the category.
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09:33

Nyege Nyege Festival Moves to Source of the Nile in Njeru for 2024 Edition South Sudan 2

Claire Mugabi, the Head of Marketing for the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), announced that UTB has partnered with Nyege Nyege to highlight Uganda’s rich cultural diversity. She noted that the festival is an excellent platform to reaffirm Uganda’s position as a premier cultural destination, showcasing the country's 53 tribes and varied cultures.
08:39
08:39

BoU Assures on Banking Industry Strength as NCBA Enters Namanve Industrial Park 1 5

Speaking at the opening of NCBA bank’s fifth branch in the country at Namanve Industrial and Business Park, Hannington Wasswa, the Director of Commercial Banking at BOU said the regulatory regime was reformed to make the industry stronger, having learned from the effects of previous shocks.