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12:38
12:38

Human- Wildlife Conflict; Balancing Conservation and Human Life 11 1

Human- wildlife conflict occurs both inside and outside the park for a various reasons including behavioral traits of the animal species, and communities illegally entering the park to access wild life resources like bush meat, but the most common is wild animal’s attraction to cultivated crops that are known to be richer in macronutrients and mineral salts than wild plants.
17:31
17:31

Police Fire Live Bullets, Tear Gas as LOP, MPs Visit Lubigi 4 1

Joel Ssenyonyi says that they wanted to go on the ground to know the challenges of people so that they can have an informed discussion when on the floor of parliament.
12:06
12:06

Researchers Recommend Continuous Administering Of PrEP Drugs To Inmates 2 1

Doctor Jonathan Kitoonsa, a researcher at the Medical Research Council/ Uganda Virus Research Institute (MRC/UVRI) says there is an urgent need to eliminate all risks of HIV spread among populations in prison facilities, to reduce the apparent HIV prevalence burden.
18:09
18:09

MP Akamba Rearrested in Court Premises After Securing Bail corruption 1 Top story

During the scuffle, some individuals were kicked and battered as they tried to obstruct the MP's rearrest.

Slideshow

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16:41

Pictorial: President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Delivers State Of Nation Address

During his address, President Museveni warned actors who are working for the interests of foreigners. He said that these are both corrupt and traitors and that government is monitoring their activities.

Business and finance

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14:16

Energy Ministry to Register Artisanal Miners in Karamoja insecurity 1

The Energy Ministry has partnered with several organizations, including Planet Gold, Impact, and the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA), to gazette mining areas and license the miners. Artisanal miners are encouraged to form groups and apply for Artisan and Small-scale mining licenses at a fee of 1 million shillings.
12:38
12:38

Human- Wildlife Conflict; Balancing Conservation and Human Life 11 1

Human- wildlife conflict occurs both inside and outside the park for a various reasons including behavioral traits of the animal species, and communities illegally entering the park to access wild life resources like bush meat, but the most common is wild animal’s attraction to cultivated crops that are known to be richer in macronutrients and mineral salts than wild plants.
12:33
12:33

BoU Closes Mercantile Credit Bank Over Weak Capital Base

Deputy Governor, Dr Michael Atingi-Ego says the action taken under Sections 99 and 17(b) and (f) of the Financial Institutions Act 2004, was informed by poor governance and failure to meet the required capitalisation levels. This was putting customer deposits at risk, according to Dr Atingi-Ego.
07:59
07:59

Nankabirwa Cautions Residents on Illegal Power Connection Fees 6 1

In Bukeeka Parish, Katikamu sub-county located in Luwero district residents resorted to mobilizing 700,000 shillings per household to extend power lines to their villages and homes.