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11:57
11:57

Katosi Water Project Workers Protest Salary Reductions SOGEA Satom ltd 3 1

Robert Ssembajja, one of the affected workers, says that they are entitled to salaries ranging between 450,000 to 900, 000 Shillings. He, however, says that they received between 100, 000 to 250, 000 Shillings for the month of May without any explanation from their superiors. He however, says that they received between Shillings 100, 000 to 250, 000 for the month of May without any explanation from their superiors.
10:40
10:40

Two Children, Mother Injured in Grenade Explosion

The injured have been identified as Reagan Omiya, 2, his brother Ivan Mwaka, 5, and their mother, Christine Akanyo, all residents of Bobi B village in Ibakara parish, Kitgum Matidi Sub County. They are now admitted at Kitgum General Hospital.
18:19
18:19

FDC Party Gives Electoral Commission Ultimatum On 2021 Elections Roadmap 2 1

Amuriat says the country should not be held into speculation on when or whether the 2021 elections will be held.
15:22
15:22

Gobero Bridge Damaged Two Years After Construction 3 2

Wakiso District Natural Resources Officer Rebecca Sabaganzi says the bridge is likely to give way if the rains persist. Sabaganzi wants engineers to consult environmentalists for guidance before committing government resources on projects in wetlands.

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19:50
19:50

Pictorial: Hygiene Procedures for COVID-19 Management at Entebbe Hospital

Uganda Radio Network visited the hospital and brings pictures from the donning and doffing room and other hygiene procedures health workers undertake outside the confirmed zone.

Business and finance

13:31
13:31

Companies, Shops Ask Landlords to Reduce Space they Rent Judy Rugasira 2 1 Top story

Estate agent Knight Frank managing director Judy Rugasira said in a Zoom meeting that closing retail businesses that depend on the day-to-day cash flows for 60-days was damaging. Many of the businesses were closed in March, as the country took aggressive measures to control the spread of coronavirus disease.
12:03
12:03

COVID-19 Community Testing Starts in Elegu Elegu Border Post 2

The town which shares a common border with South Sudan, approximately 100 kilometres north of Gulu has in recent weeks recorded a spike in COVID-19 positive cases mostly among truck drivers entering Uganda from South Sudan.
11:57
11:57

Katosi Water Project Workers Protest Salary Reductions SOGEA Satom ltd 3 1

Robert Ssembajja, one of the affected workers, says that they are entitled to salaries ranging between 450,000 to 900, 000 Shillings. He, however, says that they received between 100, 000 to 250, 000 Shillings for the month of May without any explanation from their superiors. He however, says that they received between Shillings 100, 000 to 250, 000 for the month of May without any explanation from their superiors.
08:08
08:08

Bus Companies Revise Transport Fares As Public Transport Returns 2 2 Top story

The buses are set to resume operations tomorrow June 4 on condition that each vehicle carries half of its capacity to ensure physical distancing. But as they resume, the transporters are expected to provide temperature guns to measure the body temperature of all travellers before they are allowed on board and ensure that whoever boards the vehicle has a face mask.

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