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16:28
16:28

Strange Disease Ravages Vegetable Crops in Lamwo 2

According to Ocaya, all members of the cooperative society and individual farmers who use Agoro Irrigation Scheme to water their plants have been affected.
08:26
08:26

Uganda to Spend UGX 7 Trillion On Loans

According to the National Budget Framework Paper 2021/2022, the total resource envelope in the next financial year is projected at 45.658 Trillion Shillings, which is a slight increase of 164 billion shillings from the current budget.
19:40
19:40

Consult Public, Cooperate with Gov't, Taxi Operators Tell Kampala's New Leaders 4

Mayambala Mustafa the vice chairman Joint taxi operator’s consortium {JOITCO} says there has been misrepresentation when it comes to setting laws that effectively impact Kampala people, caused by the technical and political gap between the policy makers at city hall and the people.
17:03
17:03

Electronic Receipts: Consumers To Foot Costs

“Over the past years, revenue collections have remained low and this is attributable to key challenges that directly impact on revenue mobilisation that include; under-declaration of sales, false refunds and offset claims, a large and difficult to penetrate informal sector (for tax purpose), poor record keeping by taxpayers,” says URA in its defense.
13:57
13:57

SPCs Protest Delayed Payment in Hoima 1

According to the aggrieved SPCs, each was meant to be paid shillings 80,000 as allowance and Sh20,000 for transport.
22:00
22:00

Gulu District LCV Elect to Prioritize Improved Social Services Democratic Party 2 1

Atekere cited the impassable Teladwong-Lugore Road, Awach-Unyama Road, Paicho-Omel and Lugore-Patiko Road among others including uplifting Awach Health IV to spur economic development.
14:25
14:25

When Trust Is Eroded; How the Blind Juggle with Money 7

Ordinarily, Komakech would just need to pick a note from his pocket and pay cash, like any other person. But because paper money in Uganda does not have any form of distinguishable tactile marking, he ends up spending and losing more.
12:36
12:36

Darkness Over Mbale as Unknown People Cut Down Electric Poles 2

The cutting of the line has affected over 10,000 customers from the city and the neighbouring areas like Kachumbala in Bukedea, Budadiri town council and Sironko town council in Sironko district. Police has already launched investigations to establish the motive behind the action of cutting the poles.
12:34
12:34

Ugandan Authors Get Fame, Not Fortune for Their Books 6

Anena’s compilation depicts a giant politician, the restless citizen, the clueless youth, those struggling to heal from life's scratches and the ones hunting for words to describe fiery flames of affection.
07:48
07:48

Sports Betting, Cafes Counting Losses From Internet Shutdown 1 2 Top story

Sports betting market analyst, Ivan Kalanzi says the COVID-19 pandemic had made the industry adopt mobile phone and internet-based activities, encouraging their clients to bet without necessarily going physically to the outlets.
07:36
07:36

Panic as EC Conducts Election in Nonfunctional Sub Counties, Town Councils 1 Top story

Sarah Bukariwa, the Lango and Acholi Regional Electoral Officer, says that they are neither responsible for the creation of the administrative units nor their operationalization. “The Electoral Commission is not responsible in any way for the operationalization of the new administrative units, our work is to conduct elections in the gazetted areas and that is all. The Ministry of Local Government is responsible and I think they will handle that,” she said in an interview.
18:51
18:51

Public Transport Picks up After Elections 3 4

Public transport system is now back to normal as more passengers are coming in from upcountry places coming back to Kampala to conduct their businesses as usual and other activities.
14:33
14:33

Human Resource Shortage Hurts Kitgum Market Construction Progress kitgum main market 2 1 Top story

Abonga notes that whereas the contractor has registered 50 percent progress in constructing block A and 30 percent progress at Block B, the human resource shortage is likely to affect work.
13:15
13:15

Gov't Prioritizes Vehicle and Pharmaceutical Industries to Boost 2021/2022 Trade Balance Exports

A policy has also been prepared for Cabinet on the support of the development of Private Industrial Parks.
18:55
18:55

Business Activities in Kampala Slow Down Ahead of Thursday Polls 3

Some traders removed their stocks from the shops and took them to safer places, while others said they had halted replenishing their stocks unsure of the trade order in the next few days.
17:39
17:39

Makome Bus Suspends Operations Ahead of Elections 1 Top story

Ivan Acaye, the Manager Kitgum Branch Makome Bus Services Ltd told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Wednesday that all their buses have been grounded until after the elections.
16:04
16:04

UWA Deploys Heavily in Karamoja to Fight Poachers 1

Fred Pizza, the Chief Warden of Mt. Elgon National Park which covers up to Karamoja region says that the deployment follows the increasing cases of Karimojong locals turning on killing wild animals.
14:34
14:34

Ugandans Stock Food Ahead of Elections 6

The build-up to the election has been punctuated by repeated calls for peace during and after polling by political, security, religious, cultural and civil society leaders. This is after the campaigns which ended on Tuesday have been characterised by acts of violence and brutality by security personnel.
13:26
13:26

Low Oxgyen Killed Nile Perch in Uganda's Water Bodies - MAAIF fish deaths 2 1

According to Pius Wakabi, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF), the reduction of oxygen levels in the waters of Lakes Victoria, Kyoga and River Nile were caused by heavy winds and decomposition of sunken plant matter in the waters which reduced oxygen.
12:02
12:02

Elections Could Affect Recovery of Lending Businesses 2

Money Lenders also note while there is a demand for their services, they have become more cautious about lending until the elections are done.
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