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23:52
23:52

MPs Query Army's Capacity to Complete Modification of Passenger Terminal Building 2 6 Top story

The UPDF engineering brigade started working on the passenger Terminal Building extension project on April 9 and is expected to complete it within a year.
09:34
09:34

Close to 8 Million People Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19 - Health Ministry 3 4

Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng, the Minister of Health, says in one year, over 14 million people have received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccines. Of these, 7.9 million have been fully vaccinated while 20,758 have received booster doses.
10:33
10:33

MPs Raise Red Flag on Repair of Entebbe Roads 5 3

Ronald Balimwezo Nsubuga the Nakawa East MP and shadow minister for lands and urban development, said that the cost for rehabilitating one kilometre is about shillings 5.2 billion, much higher than the average cost of constructing a road by Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA.
14:00
14:00

Entebbe's Chadwick Namate School Needs UGX 290m for Renovations 5 6

The school's staff quarters and classrooms were badly hit by strong winds and a storm, that was preceded by a 5-hour downpour on February 17. The storm blew off the roofs of three staff houses and two classrooms at the school.
14:55
14:55

How Unanswered Phone calls Tipped Off Oulanyah's Deputy, Friends About Illness 4 2 Top story

It all started in late January when Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny-Dollo and Democratic Party President General Norbert Mao made several phone calls to Oulanyah but he didn't respond. This went on for three days, according to information obtained by URN.
17:47
17:47

Motorists Start Paying Toll Fees for Entebbe Expressway 5 2 Top story

Works and Transport Minister Gen. Edward Katumba Wamala who launched the commencement of toll collections at Kajjansi said the collections will be used to maintain and repay a 350 million US Dollar loan that Uganda used to construct the expressway.
17:45
17:45

Now MPs Demand Monthly Updates on Maternal Deaths from MoH 5

Mbarara Wonman MP, Margaret Ayebare says it is important to get the monthly reports because some of the districts do not submit maternal audit reports to the ministry.
09:05
09:05

MPs to Consider Increasing NMS Annual Budget By UGX 100Bn for Mama Kits, Drugs 5 4

The legislators were reacting to a statement by Moses Kamabare, the General Manager of NMS, who noted that the agency needs an additional shillings of 100billion.
10:58
10:58

GMO Regulations In the Offing-NEMA 6 2

“NEMA has the mandate to devise guidelines and measures to manage GMOs. So I think we should abandon the idea of getting a GMO law,” he said.
16:51
16:51

Mixed Reactions As NRM CEC Endorses Oulanyah for Speaker 1

"We are very happy that Oulanyah has got the backing of CEC," Amongi added, " It is very sad that we had to achieve this through sacrificing a woman."
12:35
12:35

Heavy Deployment in Entebbe as NRM Parliamentary Caucus Meets Kadaga vs Oulanyah 2

Security personnel, mainly from the Special Forces Command-SFC and regular police have lined up along the Kampala-Entebbe highway, from the areas of Katabi to the main entrance of State House, where the legislators are due to meet.
08:45
08:45

Independent MPs to Attend NRM Caucus Meeting as Party Decides on Speaker Oulanyah vs Kadaga 3

NRM Secretary General Justine Kasule Lumumba said in a letter last evening, that President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the National Chairman of the NRM party, has directed her to invite all NRM leaning independent MPs for the meeting.
10:05
10:05

95% of Entebbe National Isolation Centre Renovation Works Complete- MOH 2 5

Dr. Diana Atwine, the MOH Permanent Secretary is optimistic that the center will be open by next month. She however says the ministry has asked for an additional Shillings 1.8 billion (500,000 US Dollars) for the completion of the project and the one under Mulago National Specialized Hospital.
21:31
21:31

EACOP Talks Inch Towards A Last-Minute Deal—As Museveni, Suluhu Meet PAU 1 2 Top story

A Ugandan source in attendance told URN that the negotiations could go on until Sunday afternoon as the two sides held cards on their chests vouching for how best their countries could benefit from the pipeline project. The pipeline will evacuate Uganda’s oil from the Albertine to the external market.
17:55
17:55

Shyaka Wins NRM Primaries in Entebbe Municipality 3

Shyaka, contesting for the first time garnered 2,970 votes while the incumbent Rosemary Tumusiime Bikaako got 1,250 votes.
06:56
06:56

Katabi Town Council Registrar In Trouble For Allegedly Altering Results 3 2

For instance, in Bugabo, where Ssenyondwa resides, he won with 169 voted while Lwanga and Ssematimba had two votes each. However, Kivumbi recorded in the declaration forms that Ssematimba and Lwanga had each garnered 502 votes in Bugabo.
13:12
13:12

Auditor General Queries Kalangala Infrastructure Services 1 1

The total project investment was estimated at USD.49.56 million (UGX 128 billion) and Government, was required to pay in advance, the annual and quarterly support payments to KIS for ferry and road services respectively.
11:17
11:17

Lwamayuba Island after Eviction of Fishermen torture 3 1 Top story

Ronald Ssemagulu, a trader on Bukasa Island, which is close to Lwamayuba, says it is now risky to dock on to the island without prior communication with the area chairperson, Musa Kizito.
19:41
19:41

MPs Want Mildmay Institute Elevated to University Status mildmay uganda 2 1

Florence Namboozo, the chairperson of the parliamentary committee on HIV and Aids says, after through scrutiny of the operations of the facility, the committee members deem it is appropriate for the health facility to be awarded a University status and also be budgeted for by the Ministry of health to ensure its services are upgraded.
11:21
11:21

IPOD Summit Resolves to Increase Funding to Political Parties President Museveni 3 2

According to IPOD Chairperson Nobert Mao, the parties agreed during the summit held last night that at least 15 per cent of the funding from the government, be allocated to the IPOD secretariat to intensify the quest for dialogue amongst political players in the country
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