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11:47
11:47

Water Scarcity Hits 6,000 People in Amuru District Elegu Town Council 3 1

Grace Achan, the area water committee of Amuru Trading Center says that over 800 households in the area now depending on a single borehole.
08:17
08:17

Four Killed as Vehicle Rams Into Motorcyclists in Gulu City 1

Simon Wokorach, the Vice Chairman of Gulu City Boda -Boda Cyclists Association confirmed the incident, saying Obama was under the influence of alcohol when the accident occurred, adding that he could have run into more road users if the tyres hadn’t burst.
07:40
07:40

Family Seeks Compensation of UGX 100M from School for Destruction of Property Koro Sub County 5 1

Grace Adong, a single mother of six children and Person with Disability told Uganda Radio Network on Monday that the school has forcefully occupied her land measuring close to nine hectares.
07:27
07:27

One-Year-Old Boy in Severe Pain as Family Struggles to Raise UGX 200,000 for Surgery 2

Laker told URN on Tuesday morning with tears rolling down her cheeks that doctors told them that the operation requires Shillings 200,000, which the family has failed to raise because of the coronavirus disease lockdown that affected their petty businesses at Omel Trading Centre.

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16:51
16:51

Pictorial: Strong Winds Leave 300 People Homeless in Nakasongola

More than 60 houses have been destroyed by strong winds at Munami village in Nakasongola district leaving over 300 people homeless.

Business and finance

09:52
09:52

Shea Nut Processing Plant, Huller Lie Idle in Kapelebyong rice huller 2 1

The equipment was donated to farm groups when Kapelebyong was still under Amuria district- under the commercialization of agriculture project managed by the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries in 2016/2017 Financial Year.
07:36
07:36

Banks Restructured Loans Worth UGX 6.7 Trillion Due to Covid-19 -Report Bank of Uganda 1

Bank of Uganda in April 2020 granted permission to all banking institutions to provide credit relief through the restructuring of loans of both corporate and individual customers who were or would be affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
19:41
19:41

Banks, Borrowers Seek Elusive Solution to High Interest Rates 5

Keith Jefferis, the Senior Advisor to the Botswana Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, says operational costs in Uganda account for 60% of the expenses of banks compared 40% in other countries, and this contributes to the high lending rates in Uganda.
19:04
19:04

KCCA Partners with UNDP to Resolve City Challenges 3 1

Eng. David Luyimbazi, the Deputy Executive Director of KCCA, says this partnership is to focus on solving major challenges facing the city including building urban resilience in slums/informal settlements and integrating the informal economy.

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