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20:51
20:51

Residents Resist Govt's Planned Takeover of Sango-Bay Land 3 1

Government has given the occupants a one-month ultimatum to vacate the 14,000 hectares that formally belonged Sango-Bay Sugar Estates Limited, to pave way for the expansion of the National Oil Palm Project-NOPP which is implemented under the Ministry of Agriculture.
16:53
16:53

Rampant Drowning in Seasonal Water Bodies Worry Aswa Region Police Amuru district. 2 1

Since April 2021, at the onset of heavy rains in the region to date, police has recorded 10 cases of death arising from drowning due to torrential rains that increased the water volumes.
16:11
16:11

EU Ambassadors, Human Rights Commission Meet Over DGF Suspension 1 3

The commission is one of the entities that initially received funding from DGF, the single biggest donor basket established by Development Partners to provide harmonised and well-coordinated support to state and non-state entities in Uganda.
15:06
15:06

Commuting Civil Servants in Gulu District on Spot over Poor Service Delivery absenteeism 4 1

James Okwera, a resident of Labworomor in Palaro Sub-County says the absence of technical staff who should closely supervise their subordinates in the district has left civil servants to abscond from work, report late with impunity.

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13:41
13:41

The Changing Face of Uganda Petroleum Institute, Kigumba

The institute, established in 2009, is Uganda's centre for training, research and consultancy in the field of petroleum exploration, recovery, refinement and responsible utilization of Oil and Gas Resources. It is one of the developments towards building skills for Ugandans to benefit from the Oil and Gas sector.

Business and finance

05:22
05:22

Lack of Banks Impedes Saving Culture Among Nakaseke Residents long distances 5 6

For a prospective bank customer in Nakaseke, like in Kapeeka Town Council, to access any bank, they have to cover a distance of about 37 kilometers. This calls for huge transport costs and time.
20:51
20:51

Residents Resist Govt's Planned Takeover of Sango-Bay Land 1 3

Government has given the occupants a one-month ultimatum to vacate the 14,000 hectares that formally belonged Sango-Bay Sugar Estates Limited, to pave way for the expansion of the National Oil Palm Project-NOPP which is implemented under the Ministry of Agriculture.
20:37
20:37

Contractor Asks for More Time to Complete Mpondwe Market 3 2

The construction plan for the six Billion Shillings facility kicked off in November last year and was expected to be done in November 2022. The new border market is being constructed by Ambitious construction Limited which is funded by the World Bank through Great Lakes Trade Facilitation Project.
20:03
20:03

Bomb Discovered in Sembabule Forest, Detonated 3

Children who had gone to collect firewood saw the unexploded rusty bomb which had been abandoned for some time, and took it to the butcher a butcher who started using it to weigh meat as his three quarter kgs stone, having found it to measure exactly "half and a quarter" (750 grammmes) until one day when a keen customer saw it and quickly reported to the authorities.

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