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22:22
22:22

Cabinet Approves Creation of Nine Cities 1

Of the approved cities, five will become operational effective July 1, 2020. These are Arua, Gulu, Jinja, Fort Portal, and Mbarara.
22:05
22:05

Witnesses Accuse Uganda Land Commission of Fraud in Namboole Land Acquisition 4 1

Former Kira Municipality Mayor Mamerito Mugerwa told the Commission that those who were in charge of the land acquisition process were not transparent in their dealings with bonafide land owners in Namboole area. He said officials from Uganda Land Commission and the Ministry of Land wanted residents to surrender their land titles without compensation.
20:17
20:17

Key Kyambogo Projects to Stall Over Budgetary Cuts poor sanitation 3 6

Out of the 14.6billion shillings required to clear debts for suppliers, only 141 million shillings has been allocated in the next financial year budget.
20:06
20:06

Police Block Demonstration Against Sole Candidate Resolution in Fort Portal Martin Okoth Ochola 1 2

According to the Kabarole District Police Commander - DPC, Jamal Kanyesigye, they blocked the demonstration because they hadn’t been informed about it and deemed it illegal.
19:14
19:14

Two Gulu Pilgrims Discontinued from Namugongo Pilgrimage Archdiocese of Gulu 1 2

Florence Lamunu Komakech, one of the leaders of the foot pilgrims says Gena was discontinued after suffering epileptic seizures after covering about 26 Kilometers of the 332-kilometre journey while George Obwona was discontinued after engaging in dry fasting without food or water for many days.
18:00
18:00

90 Percent of Gov't Land Not Surveyed-ULC Chairperson land title 1

The new Uganda Land Commission chairperson Beatrice Byenkya Nyakaisiki has termed Government as a bad land owner who has failed to survey and title its land.
17:33
17:33

Kyambogo Starts Implementation of Medical Insurance Scheme 2 1

More than 940 employees of Kyambogo University are to have their salaries deducted this month as the institution implements its Medical Insurance scheme.
16:49
16:49

MPs Turn Away URA Officials over UGX 100bn for Digital Stamps URA Digital stamps 8

The digital stamps are part of the additional budget proposed in financial year 2019/2020 that has been submitted to the budget committee.
16:21
16:21

Committee Suggests Ex-gratia Payment for Traders with no Proof of Supply to S. Sudan south sudan

The proposal is contained in the report of the committee which has been scrutinizing the payment of 41 billion Shillings to 10 Ugandan companies. The committee was set up after a government request for parliamentary approval to clear a debt of 151 billion Shillings owed to Ugandan traders and companies by the South Sudan government.
15:10
15:10

Bushenyi Municipal Authorities on the Spot over Uncollected Garbage 2 1

Christopher Ayebare a resident of Bushenyi says that the failure by the authorities to collect garbage is a clear indication that they are not serious. He says that the authorities always come up and demand for revenue but are slow when it comes to service delivery.
14:28
14:28

Java House, Planet Yoghurt Close Bugolobi Outlets Knight Frank Uganda 1

The property manager Knight Frank Uganda said in a short statement this morning that the move is part of the initiative to redevelop the mall, and improve tenant mix and customers shopping experience as seen with the recent entry of Shoprite Supermarket as the anchor tenant of The Village Mall.
12:13
12:13

Gulu District Fetches UGX 600m From Illegal Charcoal Trade 1 1

The district forest officer, James Ocaka says that the money was raised in the first quarter of the financial year 2018/2019.
11:02
11:02

Youth, Elders Seek Presidential Pardon over Arua Chaos 2 2

Elders, mainly from Ayivu, Arua Ghetto youths and the Woman MP Arua Maureen Osoru have called for a new relationship with the presidency saying that majority of the population in Arua was against acts of hooliganism that transpired at the time.
07:54
07:54

Kasese District Excavator Finally Retrieved from River Mubuku 2 1

The excavator registration number UG 1885S got stuck in the river Mubuku in May 2018 when it was desilting the river.
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