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10:51
10:51

Special Needs Schools Wait for Gov't Grants Two Weeks After Reopening Capitation Grants 1 5

Sarah Nakabuye, the headteacher of Masaka School for Children with Special Needs-Ndegeya says that although the biggest percentage of their learners have returned, the school is constrained due to financial challenges.
16:51
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Government Takes over Reconstruction of Lira-Kamdini Road The World Bank 5 1

The directive was issued by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni while in Oyam District during a meeting with the Members of Parliament and other leaders from the Lango sub-region, on Saturday. The meeting was, among others, discussing the poor state of the road, which stretches 78 kilometres from Corner Kamdini along the Kampala-Gulu highway to Lira town.
13:51
13:51

President Museveni Scraps Use of TIN in War Debt Claimants Compensation 4

The Finance Ministry had tasked all claimants in Lango, Acholi and Teso sub-region to obtain Tax Identification Numbers as a mandatory requirement for processing their payment. The number is a ten-digit code issued by the Uganda Revenue Authority to prospective Taxpayers to enable them to meet their tax obligations.
10:15
10:15

65-Year-Old Wakiso Resident Battles Relatives over Land Ownership 5 2

The woman; Maria Goretti Nakitende is accusing a section of her paternal relatives of plotting to evict her and her family, among them, her 86-year-old mother from the land which was given to them by her late grandfather in 1996.

Business and finance

10:41
10:41

MP Macho Accuses Fisheries Officer Over Fish Trade Sabotage 3

Geoffrey Macho says that has registered several complaints with evidences raised to him by fishmongers on the poor service delivery by the MAIF officer at Busia border. He has written letters to Uganda Revenue authority- URA, MAIF and the fish protection unit-FPU authorities demanding for the transfer of Simon Emongot from Busia border to another destination in vain.
10:19
10:19

Ugandans' Honesty Deficit Irritates Chinese Business Community 2

Shi says whenever a Ugandan is trusted for top positions, most of the times that are let down and at the end of the day they have to bring in their fellow Chinese from china to come and work which wouldn’t be the desired position;
09:44
09:44

Residents Query Companies Contracted to Manage Waste in Mukono Municipality 1 3

George William Ssemakula, a resident of Nabuti in Mukono Central Division, says that without a base in the municipality, garbage collection in the municipality will remain a myth.
09:04
09:04

Sugarcane Transporters, Out Growers Protest Unfair Trade Practices 4 2

According to Kakembo, they are now working below average yet they invest a lot in transporting the sugarcanes. He wants the government to set a price ceiling for sugarcane so that they can recover their money.

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