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18:17
18:17

Banks Restructured Loans Worth UGX 2 Trillion loans restructuring 2 1

According to the Association’s Executive Director Wilbrod Owor, in the first month of restructuring, commercial banks received more than 750,000 restructuring applications. Of these, 755,000 requests worth 2.028 trillion Shillings were approved.
18:00
18:00

Coronavirus: 44 Recovered Patients Discharged From Entebbe Hospital 3 1

The latest discharge brings the total number of recoveries to 486. Uganda has so far confirmed a total of 741 cases.
17:27
17:27

BoU Warns Against Borrowing as Public Debt Hits UGX 53 Trillion Bank of Uganda 1 1 Top story

BoU Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile issued the warning on Thursday while appearing before Parliament’s National Economy Committee, where he was summoned to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the economy.
16:56
16:56

Security Personnel in Kasese, Bundibugyo Ban Travel Permits Issued by LCs travel documents 2

Capt. Edwin Mawanda, the UPDF spokesperson Mountain Division says the joint force has resolved to ban the travel permits from local leaders after observing misuse of the clearances.
15:50
15:50

Tullow Oil Summons Shareholders Over Sale Of Its Stake in Albertine farmdown 1 Top story

The transaction is conditional upon the approval of the company’s shareholders who will meet on July 15. The process of approval according to the rules, requires a simple majority shareholding approval. They are expected to vote and approve the deal before the sale can be concluded in Uganda.
15:36
15:36

Three Vehicles for COVID-19 Response Activities in Arua Grounded 3 1

The task force team says that it requires up to 50 million Shillings to fix the vehicles, which were due for service before they were allocated to the COVID-19 team.
14:07
14:07

UPDF Hands Over Guns of Killed SPLA Soldiers 3 4

Presiding over the handover of the ammunitions at Afoji border on Wednesday the Resident District Commissioner Moyo Bob Williams Labeja said the SPLA soldiers were shot due to mistaken identity since they were not in uniform.
13:18
13:18

Homes Abandoned as Runoff Sweeps Through Namisindwa District 7 2

The residents say that the runoff from the hilly area has created a physical crack that passes through homes and gardens, a signal of the risk the residents face. They add that a number of houses have already been damaged by the moving mass.
12:07
12:07

Doreen Nyanjura Appointed Kampala Deputy Lord Mayor

Lukwago made the announcement this morning following the resignation of Sarah Kanyike, who saod she was retiring from active politics. Kanyike, the Makindye East Woman Councillor has served as Deputy Lord since 2016.
11:46
11:46

Construction of UGX 107 Bn Logistic Hub in Gulu Starts Gulu Logistic Hub 1 1

Moses Sabitti the Country Director for TMEA says that the hub will be able to handle more than 500,000 containers at a time.
11:29
11:29

Herbalists Submit 300 Traditonal Remedies for COVID-19 to NCRI herbs 1 1

Herberlists and traditional healers have submitted up to 300 herbal remedies for COVID-19 to the Natural Chemotherapeutics Research Institute (NCRI).
10:51
10:51

Encroachers Refuse to Vacate Namiiro Wetland 2 3

In April President Museveni ordered individuals who have settled or working in protected zones such as lakes, wetlands, forest reserves across the country should be evicted.
08:06
08:06

Gov't Names Quarantine Centres for Returnees 2

The Quarantine centres have a total room capacity of 2,597.
07:48
07:48

WHO Cautions Against Using Dexamethasone for Mild COVID-19 Cases 1 1 Top story

“This is very welcome news for those patients with severe illness,” said WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus during a virtual media briefing from Geneva. But he emphasized that dexamethasone was shown to have no beneficial effect for those with milder symptoms who do not need respiratory support.
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