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18:20
18:20

Police Constable Found Dead at Entebbe Zoo 2

Police are investigating a suspected suicide vide CRB 725/2022. Luke Owoyesigire, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Deputy Spokesperson, says Kawu's "colleague alleges he heard gunshots about 2 am on the lakeside. He never minded and thought their marine colleagues had shot someone."
08:20
08:20

Ugandan Dies Aboard Ethiopian Airlines flight To Entebbe 1

Luggya says doctors from Kazuri Medical, a clinic based at the airport, confirmed that the passenger was dead on arrival.
11:14
11:14

Govt Yet to Approve Probe Team for RwandAir Runway Incident 4

According to sources at the Works ministry, names of five people to constitute the probe team have been forwarded to General Katumba Wamala, the Minister of Works and Transport for approval. Katumba has not yet announced announced the team.
23:52
23:52

MPs Query Army's Capacity to Complete Modification of Passenger Terminal Building 6 2 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.
21:32
21:32

Labour Officer Calls for Mediation Meeting Between Uganda Airlines, Former CEO Muleya 4

The labour dispute stems from the government terminating Muleya's employment contract as CEO of Uganda Airlines in February.
20:19
20:19

Flights Resume at Entebbe International Airport after Over Ten Hours 1

Vianney Luggya, the spokesperson Uganda Civil Aviation Authority, says "Entebbe International Airport's main runway (17/35) is now open and flights have been given clearance to resume."
12:29
12:29

Rwandair Aircraft Skids Off Entebbe Airport Main Runway 2

RwandAir, in its press statement dated April 20 says the its aircraft flight WB464 upon landing at Entebbe Airport was involved in a runway incursion as a result of bad weather. It adds that "all passengers and flight crew deplaned safely with no reported injuries."
17:09
17:09

MV Kalangala Resumes Operations 5 3

Sadala Musoke, the Managing Director of Nation Oil Distributors limited, which operates MV Kalangala, says the ferry was grounded for more than a month because some spare parts were not available in Uganda. He explains that the spare parts are usually imported from Italy and Turkey.
16:27
16:27

Former Uganda Airline CEO Demands Reinstatement or UGX 3.5BN 2 Top story

Through his lawyers Muwema and CO. Advocates and Solicitors, Muleya accuses the government of unlawfully suspending and later terminating his employment contract. Mulema wrote to Bageya on March 28 as the interim board Chairman and PS Ministry of Works over the matter.
16:25
16:25

UCAA Recognizes Longest Serving Female Staff 2 4

The women serve in various departments including human resources, engineering, customer care service, and security.
14:23
14:23

Gov't Questions Contractor Over Failure to Provide Alternative Vessel marine transport 1

Bageya Waiswa, the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Works says that he has received complaints from islanders that NODL has not provided an alternative marine vessel to operate the Kalangala-Entebbe route for one month MV Kalangala will not be operating.
11:01
11:01

Govt Yet to Appoint Board of Directors for Uganda Airlines 1

"It is work in progress, so there is no new board," Bageya says, "Ugandans are becoming undisciplined and unethical to share unconfirmed information."
09:15
09:15

MV Kalangala to Suspend Operations for Routine Maintenance 3 2

The vessel usually undergoes major maintenance every year. It suspended operations early last year and also the previous year for servicing. Sadala says the ferry's engine was overhauled last year. He explains that the ferry is supposed to have an engine overhaul after every 10,000 running hours.
20:17
20:17

Gov't Collects UGX 2.5bn in First Month of Tolling Entebbe Expressway 1 2 Top story

Motorists pay between 3,000 to 18,000 Shillings per trip on the expressway, which connects from Kampala Northern Bypass at Busega and joins the old Entebbe Road at Mpala. The collection will be used to repay the 350 million USD loan acquired from the Exim Bank of China to construct the 51.4-kilometre expressway.
15:08
15:08

Saudia Launches Direct Entebbe-Riyadh Flights 4 5

Saudia had initially planned to launch its flights to Entebbe in September last year in vain. Entebbe becomes its fourth destination in Africa.
23:24
23:24

Uganda Airlines Downplays Impact of Kenya Airways-SA Airways Merger 2 3

Yogi Biriggwa the former CEO South African Airlines in Uganda, says Uganda Airlines needs a competent board of directors and staff. "Uganda Airlines must be operated like a business and people including crew members must be recruited on merit to attract passengers and make profits."
08:20
08:20

MOH Needs UGX 130Bn For Port Health Structures, Services 2 1

Addressing journalists on Thursday, Health Minister Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng, said port health is an expensive venture because Ugandan borders lack the structures, equipment, and workers.
16:45
16:45

Festive Fever: Uganda Airlines Records Increased Bookings Festive season 4 4

Rahim says the busiest routes are departing flights from Entebbe to Mombasa, Zanzibar, Nairobi Kilimanjaro, and Johannesburg to Entebbe.
13:34
13:34

Conservationists Want Incentives for Rangers, Communities 5 2

The conservationists argue that giving tokens or incentives to communities living near protected areas will encourage them to alert rangers when wild animals leave their habitats and also ensure fellow community members do not kill the animals.
08:51
08:51

New Entebbe-Kalangala Ferry Ready-National Oil Company 1 3 Top story

Sadala Musoke, the Chief Executive Officer NODL, says the new ferry dubbed MV NODL will complement MV Kalangala to meet the increasing demand due to the growth in passenger numbers over the years particularly during the festive season.
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