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18:22
18:22

Two Dead, Scores Injured in Suspected Bomb Attack on Bus 1

The incident happened on Monday evening at Nsangi along the Kampala-Masaka Highway.
14:48
14:48

MPs Ssewanyana, Ssegirinya Denied Bail Masaka High Court 2 1

On Monday, Justice Lawrence Tweyanze said that granting the two MPs bail will jeopardize investigations since they are currently under trial.
13:48
13:48

Lack of Funding Hinders Maintainance of Roads in Gulu City Gulu City Council 2 1

Christo Omara Balmoi, the Gulu City Engineer says that many urban roads in the City require maintenance, but they are unable to do much since Uganda Road Fund only allocated 1.299 billion shillings for road maintenance this financial year.
07:48
07:48

Pipeline Affected Persons in Kyotera Protest Arrest of Leader 1 2

Richard Birimuye Ssekyondwa was arrested on Friday on the orders of the District Police Commander-Hassan Hiwumbire, for allegedly sabotaging government projects.

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12:46
12:46

Pictorial: Christians Mark 103rd Anniversary of Martyrdom of Daudi Okello and Jildo Irwa Top story

The District Covid-19 Taskforce headed by the Resident District Commissioner Suzan Akany Tuesday directed the suspension of prayers at the martyr’s shrine to curb the spread of Covid-19.

Business and finance

18:46
18:46

Huge Debt Servicing Bill Worries BOU, as Loan Grows to UGX 67 Trillion

This shows a Debt-to-GDP ratio of 45.5 per cent in contrast to earlier estimates of almost 50 per cent, which had been stated by the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development. During the year, the economy grew to 148 trillion Shillings from 139.7 the previous year.
14:49
14:49

Savers Protest Delayed Release of Parish Community Funds group 3 1

Some claim that most of their members are illiterate, yet all the money request forms are written in English, and they lack timely guidance from the project supervisors and so they hired local government employees to fill these forms for them at a fee of 50,000 Shillings per form.
09:54
09:54

Tea Farmers in Buhweju Stuck with Produce over Shortage of Factories 3

The farmers supply their produce to Igara- Buhweju tea factory, the only factory in the district. It was constructed in 2010 with the capacity of producing 100,000 kilograms however, the farmers are supplying much more than what the factory can process.

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