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22:13
22:13

Fire Destroys Major Kampala Grain Hub 4 3

The owners of the burnt grain millers as well the residents whose homes were destroyed could not establish the actual cause of the blaze. However, locals gave contradicting answers as some attributed the fire to a charcoal stove while others claimed it was an electric short circuit.
17:23
17:23

Miria Matembe Resigns as CCEDU Chairperson

In August 2021, the NGO Bureau, a body that regulates operations of Non Government Organisations- NGOs in Uganda suspended activities of CCEDU and 53 other organisations for breach of several regulations governing NGOs in Uganda.
15:23
15:23

Hundreds Turn Up for UPDF Veterans Verification in Wakiso 2

The UPDF First Division Spokesperson, Maj Charles Kabona explained that the exercise seeks to verify the veterans and their survivors. Upon completion of the exercise, a file will be opened for each of the persons to ensure that they or their children or relatives can receive their payments.

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08:09
08:09

Pictorial: A Close Look at Life, Business in Disputed Apaa Land

Known to be an area in Pabbo Sub-county in Amuru District, UWA rangers under the guidance of the Ministry of Tourism in February 2012 launched an eviction of close to 6,000 locals claiming the area is a gazetted East Madi Wildlife Game Reserve.

Business and finance

11:49
11:49

Five-Year Plan to Improve Market Access, Nutrition for Farmers 5

They say this is not only affecting the environment and soil fertility but making it harder especially for rain-fed agriculture which Uganda relies on. This came out as Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA), a farmer promotion NGO, discussed their new 5-year strategic plan 2021-2025.
22:13
22:13

Fire Destroys Major Kampala Grain Hub 3 4

The owners of the burnt grain millers as well the residents whose homes were destroyed could not establish the actual cause of the blaze. However, locals gave contradicting answers as some attributed the fire to a charcoal stove while others claimed it was an electric short circuit.
17:00
17:00

KCCA Ejects Entebbe Road Taxis from New Taxi Park, 8 Arrested 2 2

The joint operation carried out together with police and the army early today is in the implementation of the KCCA Public Transport Re-Organization Directive which was issued two years ago with the intent to improve traffic flow in the city.
15:57
15:57

Parliament Approves UGX 43 Trillion National Budget Framework Paper 6 1 Top story

According to the Public Finance Management Act, the government is supposed to table the budget framework before parliament by December 31 and this must be discussed, approved by parliament, and recommendations made to the President by February 1.

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