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13:48
13:48

Lack of Funding Hinders Maintainance of Roads in Gulu City Gulu City Council 2 1

Christo Omara Balmoi, the Gulu City Engineer says that many urban roads in the City require maintenance, but they are unable to do much since Uganda Road Fund only allocated 1.299 billion shillings for road maintenance this financial year.
07:48
07:48

Pipeline Affected Persons in Kyotera Protest Arrest of Leader 1 2

Richard Birimuye Ssekyondwa was arrested on Friday on the orders of the District Police Commander-Hassan Hiwumbire, for allegedly sabotaging government projects.
19:36
19:36

Business, Transport Paralyzed in Komamboga After Saturday Night Blast Komamboga explosive 3 1

Some sources who preferred anonymity due to the sensitivity of the matter say that the blast left behind a huge hole at the Centre of where people were seated and that some fragments hit people and cars as far as 100 meters.
10:09
10:09

COVID-19 Vaccination Cards On Sale in Arua City 3

Arua Resident City Commissioner Alice Akello has said she has received information that some health workers are selling vaccination cards to unvaccinated members of the public. The cards are allegedly sold between UGX15, 000 to 25,000.

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12:46
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

09:54
09:54

Tea Farmers in Buhweju Stuck with Produce over Shortage of Factories 3

The farmers supply their produce to Igara- Buhweju tea factory, the only factory in the district. It was constructed in 2010 with the capacity of producing 100,000 kilograms however, the farmers are supplying much more than what the factory can process.
07:23
07:23

Encroachers on Railway Land in Gulu, Pakwach Given Six Months to Vacate 3 2

URC says that the encroachers have up to March 30 2022, to vacate the areas to pave way for development and revamping the railway transport as planned or risk being evicted forcefully.
16:44
16:44

Kilembe Mines Limited Staff Go 14 Months Without Pay 1 3

The Manager Kilembe Mines, Fred Kyakonye Welaga says the current staff is helping to secure and maintain factory machines and the over 14 million tonnes of cobalt stockpiles.
13:14
13:14

Uganda Secures New Milk Market in Zambia 4 1

Since December 2019 when Kenya authorities ceased at least 3000 bags of powdered milk and packets of Lato milk on claims that Uganda had smuggled the products into the country without paying taxes, the impasse has since seen the milk trade between the countries souring.

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