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12:32
12:32

Live Electric Wires Threaten City Traders Bashir Muwonge 7 3

Afanstone Baru, a trader in Kukuubo Business Center, says the live wires have electrocuted several people and spark whenever it rains.
11:44
11:44

Amuria Man Faults Hospital Over Wife’s Death Ministry of Health 1 5

Robert Okitoi, the Amuria District LC V Chairperson, says the hospital is understaffed with several gaps that need urgent attention. He observes that since the facility elevated to a General Hospital, nothing much has changed.
11:13
11:13

Transporters Warn of Clashes With Travelers Over Hiked Fares Covid-19 effects 4 1

Don-Mark Kayiiwa, a taxi driver at Salaama Stage in Kisenyi, says there is a high likelihood of clashing with passengers over transport fares. He calls for government intervention to prepare the public for hiked transport fares because of the prevailing circumstances.
16:37
16:37

Travelers Turn to Private Vehicles for Transport 1 4

Maureen Tuhaise, who was also on the same stage, was heading to Mbarara district. She told URN that some of the motorists she had interfaced with were asking for between Shillings 70,000 and 80,000.

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08:14
08:14

Pictorial: Hope Fades in Kasese Floods Rescue Mission kitholu sub county

Alfred Bwambale, a member of the Red Cross rescue team says they have now lost the hope of finding any body buried under the rubble. Similarly, Mtungu Masereka, a resident whose son’s body is yet to be recovered says the family is losing the hope of ever finding his remains.

Business and finance

07:09
07:09

MTN Ordered to Pay UGX 44.2b to URA in Two Court Cases 1

In one case, MTN will pay 24.2 billion Shillings on the dispute on taxing airtime and pay 20 Billion Shillings in another where the dispute involves taxing inputs for telecom services and mobile money.
06:55
06:55

URA Senior Commissioner Dickson Kateshumbwa Quits 1

Dicksons Kateshumbwa, who had recently been taken to head the domestic taxes docket, said in an e-mail to staff that he had decided to end his tour of duty ahead of the contractual period with immediate effect.
15:46
15:46

Bus Owners, Drivers Want Curfew Times Lifted transport 3 1

The chairperson of the Bus drivers and owners, Nathan Byanyima, says that operating without reaching the border districts will also affect their in-country operations since most of the buses ply from the borders or get the travellers from the border areas of Kisoro, Kitgum, Arua, Bwera, Hoima and Tororo among others.
12:32
12:32

Live Electric Wires Threaten City Traders Bashir Muwonge 3 7

Afanstone Baru, a trader in Kukuubo Business Center, says the live wires have electrocuted several people and spark whenever it rains.

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