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08:23
08:23

Buikwe RDC Accused of Conniving With Land Grabbers NASA 1

“Under the law, a Kibanja owner is not supposed to buy a plot of land bigger than three acres, is not supposed to establish a long-term investment, long-term investments can only be done by landlords. Bibanja owners only grow food crops like beans, cassava, and potatoes,” Buikwe RDC told the meeting.
07:53
07:53

Two Journalists File Assault, Damage Claims Against Kyagulanyi’s Bodyguards Bobi Wine 2 1 Top story

Zainabu Namusaazi, a reporter for Next Media Group, and Margret Kayondo, a correspondent for Radio Ssimba, have accused Kyagulanyi’s bodyguards of physically assaulting them and damaging their equipment while they were on duty in Mmanja village, Kiwangala sub-county, Lwengo district, on Saturday.
12:56
12:56

12-Year-Old Foots To Namugongo From Lira, Wants Minister Obua's Seat 2 7 Top story

Zadock Obonyo, a 12-year-old pilgrim from Alanyi Catholic parish in Ajuri county dreams to replace Hon. Denis Hanson Obua, the Government Chief Whip who is also his area member of Parliament from his seat.
12:45
12:45

Acholi Cultural Institution Gets New Prime Minister 3 1

Michael Otim 53, a former Minister for Rehabilitation at the Acholi Cultural Institution was unveiled as the fourth Prime Minister on Friday at Ker Kwaro Acholi palace in Gulu City.

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16:33
16:33

Flash Foods Displace Hundreds in Dokolo

The most affected areas are sub-counties of Adeknino, Kangai, Okwongodul, Kwera, and Agwata Town Council. Residents of these areas has either taken refuge at nearby primary schools or are renting houses in areas which are not submerged.

Business and finance

13:00
13:00

Uganda Tourism Board to Register and License All Tourism Enterprises Hotel Africana 2 1

Lilly Anjalora, the Executive Director of the Uganda Tourism Board, emphasized the importance of this exercise while addressing officers from the tourism police at Hotel Africana. Anjalora noted that any tourism enterprise operating without a license is doing so illegally, as stipulated by law.
08:11
08:11

Alupo Urges Private Sector Investment in Eastern Region's Heritage Sites tourism 2 1

Speaking at the International Museums Day celebration in Soroti City, Alupo highlighted the government’s efforts to create an enabling legal framework for private investment via the Museums and Monuments Act 2023. She also noted the government’s commitment to tourism infrastructure development, including access roads to these sites.
08:02
08:02

Entebbe Free Trade Zone Nears Completion, Promising Significant Economic Benefits Lake Victoria 2

The Entebbe facility is designed to promote export-led investment by offering duty exemptions, making Uganda's exports more competitive in international markets.
17:10
17:10

Explainer: The Role Of Nuclear Power In The Energy Transition Renewable Energy 1 Top story

Proponents argue that because nuclear energy does not require burning fossil fuels, it does not directly contribute to greenhouse gas emissions and climate change — which has led some to say that it could make the energy transition more feasible.