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12:39
12:39

IAEA Unveils Nuclear Science Technology to Tackle Obesity 2 Top story

Presently, Scientists use Body Mass Index (BMI) to determine whether one is overweight.
19:43
19:43

WWF Boosts River Nyamwamba Restoration Efforts 3 3

More than 30 billion shillings have been invested in these projects.
19:24
19:24

Ecweru Irked By Unprofessional District Engineers 2

The majority are not registered with the Engineering Registration Board and therefore not members Uganda Institute of Professional Engineers (UIPE)
08:29
08:29

UVRI Goes Climate Smart, Gets 11.5bn Solar Energy Project Power 6 4

The equipment harvests solar energy during the day and stores it on a 930-kilowatt battery that is inter-switchable to get off the national grid when necessary. It is expected that with such an arrangement, the agency will significantly offset its energy bills.
07:38
07:38

Museveni Renews Call to Higher Education Institutions to Support Scientific Research Bugema University

In November 2023, while speaking at the Science Week event as the chief guest at Kololo Independence Grounds, President Museveni reiterated his commitment to supporting the Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI) by ensuring it receives adequate funding.
11:40
11:40

Aber Hospital Gets Peritoneal Dialysis Unit in Lango Ministry of Health 9 2

The hospital located in Kamdin Sub-county installed the three machines in November last year when the first patient was admitted.
20:17
20:17

UWA Rangers Shun High-Tech Battle Against Poachers 3 1

This concern has been raised by Uganda Wildlife Authority’s Executive Director, Sam Mwanda, and other conservationists as Uganda prepares to celebrate World Wildlife Day.
09:52
09:52

UBOS Sets Guidelines for Census Enumerators 1 1

Giving an update on the preparedness for the exercise on Thursday Chris Mukiza, the UBOS Executive Director, said that the census will be digitized, including payments of the enumerators to avoid costs of middlemen.
15:31
15:31

Electricity Access Scale-Up Project Launched in Teso Katakwi District 1 3

The project valued at USD 638 million and funded by the World Bank is going to be implemented over five years through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Developement and the Uganda Energy Credit Capitalization Company (UECCC) across the country.
09:23
09:23

Kasese Community Urged to Utilise Digital Skilling Centres for Economic Transformation 2 3

The call was made during the launch of the Digital Communities Project that is funded by the American Tower Corporation-ATC Uganda at Ihandiro Vocational School and Mpondwe Muslim Primary School in Mpondwe-Lhubiriha Town Council, Kasese district.
16:52
16:52

Lubaga Hospital Pushes Government On Organ Transplant Accreditation 2 3

The hospital says it has all the facilities and surgeons for organ transplantation but it can not proceed until when the government grants it accreditation.
15:21
15:21

Fort Portal City Gets Digital Training And Skilling Community Centre 2 2

Dorothy Kabagambe Ssemanda, the executive director ATC Uganda disclosed during the launch of the facility on Thursday, that the company is committed to complementing the government efforts to leveraging technology serving hubs for digital community programs. She said this will enable community’s to access diverse computer skills and knowledge in ICT.
09:34
09:34

Nabilatuk District Commence Road Maintenance Works 1 1

The construction works will cost Shs 400 million shillings for the grading of the road, installation of culverts, repairing of the drifts, installing of drainage channels and spot graveling on selected areas. Elijah Liko, the Nabilatuk District Engineer said that the works have commenced and are expected to be complete in a period of three months.
20:25
20:25

Artisanal Gold Miners Call For Mercury-Free Mining Alternatives 1 1

Mercury is a highly toxic substance that poses significant health risks to miners and those in direct contact with it, especially when vapourised. The contamination extends to soil, water, air, and mining equipment, contributing to long-term environmental degradation.
18:38
18:38

State House Protection Unit Asked to Rein in Investors 2 1

The officers said that whereas the unit holds agencies and departments accountable for the flaws in the investment process, and corruption tendencies, among other irregularities, many investors connive with government officials to break the laws.
20:32
20:32

Kampala Deploys First Ever Smart Pole Street Lights. 3 Top story

Kisaka added that the city's needs stand at approximately 40,000 streetlights, with only 6,000 active and about 75% functional. The magnitude of this gap is evident, and to bridge it, KCCA recognizes the importance of collaboration.
20:12
20:12

Denmark Pumps 361 Billion Shillings into Uganda Climate Change, Refugees Action 2

Part of the money is committed to supporting local companies to sustain and localize clean energy value chains especially away from the capital city.
18:40
18:40

New Report Finds A Surge In Renewable Energy Renewable energy 1 Top story

Renewables are growing rapidly and nuclear power is on track to reach new all-time high next year, enabling low-emissions generation to outpace robust electricity demand growth
09:06
09:06

NALIRRI Headquarters Relocated From Nakyesasa To Apac 2 5

The institute will have the beef, diary, vaccinology, and entomology research programs while the biosciences research programs will remain at Nakyesasa because of its proximity to other National Laboratories like Kawanda and Namulonge.
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