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18:21
18:21

MPs Task UBOS Officials on Middle Income Status The World Bank 2 1

Members of Parliament on the Committee led by their acting Chairperson, Milton Muwuma of Kigulu County in Iganga District tasked Muwonge to explain their declaration of middle-income after the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank disputed it.
18:02
18:02

Proposed Amendments to Computer Act Duplicating Existing Laws- Activists human rights 4 1

The activists also argue that the proposed amendments duplicate other laws like the Data Protection Act and the Regulation of Interception of Communications Act. The activists also observe that the proposed amendments duplicate other laws like the Data Protection Act and the Regulation of Interception of Communications Act.
17:23
17:23

UHRC, Law Society Demand Amendments in Human Organ and Transplantation Bill vulnerable persons 2 1

Shifra Lukwago, a Commissioner at UHRC pointed out that Clause 88 of the Bill prohibits commercial dealings in human material for transplantation, yet Clause 88 (2)(a) allows for payments that do not constitute financial gain in particular compensation for living donors for loss of earning caused by the removal of an organ.
16:09
16:09

State House Anti-Corruption Unit Arrest Four Bukwo Officials 1

Aminis Kayondo, the Bukwo District Police Commander confirmed the arrest of the four officials and promised to provide details later. Samuel Hashaka Mpimbaza, the Bukwo Resident District Commissioner, said more officials are likely to be arrested

Business and finance

18:21
18:21

MPs Task UBOS Officials on Middle Income Status The World Bank 2 1

Members of Parliament on the Committee led by their acting Chairperson, Milton Muwuma of Kigulu County in Iganga District tasked Muwonge to explain their declaration of middle-income after the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank disputed it.
17:59
17:59

Digitised Financial Industry Harder to Protect from Fraud- Banker Banking 6

A payments switch is a tool that facilitates communication between different payment service providers. It typically provides authorizations of transactions and facilitates payment transactions between multiple operators and customers in real-time.
12:35
12:35

UNRA Starts Refurbishing Dilapidated 62-Km Olwiyo-Pakwach Road 1 2

The road is a major business route serving as the main connection to West Nile, South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). It has however been in poor shape for several years, with many of the road sections having developed large potholes and gullies, often paralysing normal traffic flow.
08:54
08:54

Arua Struggling to Recover UGX 12.4b Emooyga Funds West Nile 4 1

According to records at the Micro Finance Support Center, over 14 billion shillings was disbursed to Emyooga SACCOs in the sub-region as seed capital, but, only shillings 1. 54 billion shillings has so far been recovered by the SACCOS as of July this year.

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