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10:08
10:08

Low-Cost Biogas Project Increases Household Uptake 5

A typical system, with a 12 cubic meter gas tank costs up to 1.5 million Uganda shillings, which is far less than the 12 million that a dome of equal capacity would cost, according to Mwesigwa.
12:07
12:07

Embrace Solar-Powered Telecom Towers-EU 4 1

The station in Busawula, Wakiso District off Entebbe Road is only powered by a solar power unit with a capacity of 11 kilowatts, and a standby diesel-powered generator. The EIB-funded facility is part of a wider project by TowerCo of Africa Ltd to build more renewable energy-powered telecommunication infrastructure
13:44
13:44

Activists Push for Continental Policy on Food Sovereignty 4

AFSA General Coordinator, Million Belay said their study of the policies in the 27 African countries under the Program reveals that there is no consistency in national food policies, while even within a country, policies conflict with each other.
08:49
08:49

Leaders Irked by ‘Extremely’ Slow Engineering Work on Kampala-Mpigi Expressway traffic congestion 3 1

Shocked by their findings of ongoing excavation works, heaping of murram and gravels among others, Tayebwa expressed disappointment at the delay of the project, which was supposed to be completed by 2023 from the date of commencement as indicated in the contract agreement between the Government and the contractor.
09:35
09:35

Speed Limits on the Entebbe Expressway Explained 4 Top story

UNRA Highway Engineer, Raymond Kiyaga said that the Expressway design provided for a 100km/h limit because beyond that, it reduces one’s sight's stopping distance, increasing the risk of accidents.
21:18
21:18

Bankers Trained on Climate Sensitive Lending 1 7

The training is aimed at ensuring that the commercial banks, microfinance institutions and other lenders use their financial services to contribute to the protection and promotion of the environment, the well-being of the communities around them.
10:57
10:57

Wakiso Traders In Tears As UNRA Demolishes Structures In Road Reserve 4 3

UNRA’s Media Relations Manager, Allan Ssempeebwa said that the operations are countrywide and are meant to clear and remove encroachers from all road reserves starting with Hoima Road.
18:50
18:50

Plans for BMK’s Final Journey Finalised 2 5

According to Sheikh Yunus Kambugu one of the cemetery caretakers, BMK on buying the Nkoowe land 14 years ago, will to be buried at the cemetery where his mother and daughter Sarah Muwanga are already buried.
07:53
07:53

Traders Profiteering from Expired Goods Dumped at Kiteezi Garbage Landfill food standards 3 4

Expired goods such as salt, sugar, baking flour, eggs, cooking oil, wheat flour, maize flour and beverages are among the over 1,200 tons of garbage disposed of the landfill each month but somehow find their way back into retail and wholesale shops and supermarkets for sale.
11:24
11:24

Farmers Lose Fish to Fungal Disease Fish farming 1

According to information from the Aquatic Research and Development Centre (ARDC) in Kajjansi, Wakiso district, in 2018/ 2019 the national fish hatchery at Kajjansi hatched only 200,000 tons of Catfish fingerlings out of the one million tons set annual target.
16:18
16:18

District Land Offices Remain Idle as MZOs Takes up All Functions service 5 1

Robert Mbaziira, the Senior Land Management Officer Mukono District, points out that with the creating of MZOs most of their roles have been duplicated, adding that workers in district offices literally do despite the fact that they are paid.
10:55
10:55

Wakiso Needs UGX 40B to Link Bussi Island to Mainland area 1 4 Top story

Bussi Island, which is 10kilometers away from Entebbe town, remains secluded and visibly detached from the rest of Wakiso district because of poor physical infrastructure and lack of proper transport means.
17:53
17:53

Kira Municipality Releases Road Improvement Plan to Curb Gridlock street 4

Kira Municipal Town Clerk Benon Yiga stresses that over time, they have focused on short term interventions like road maintenance and filling potholes. Yiga says that the municipality will now embark on the installation of traffic lights to guide traffic flow on top of widening all the major roads linking the municipality to Kampala.
15:06
15:06

Clients Continue to Flock Wakiso MZO Despite Closure area 2 1 Top story

According to the Ministry, all Registry operations were frozen affecting over 394,000 land transactions. Despite the temporary closure several people are still flocking the offices hoping to get services. The closure threw the real estate industry in Wakiso district into a panic right from day one.
14:27
14:27

Lands Ministry Temporarily Closes Wakiso Zonal Land Office 3 1

State Minister for Lands, Persis Namuganza says that the closure will allow technical teams to successfully update the Land Information System at Wakiso Ministry Zonal Office, between January 4 and January 21, 2020. The process which will affect over 394,000 land transactions.
07:41
07:41

Wakiso Farmers Irrigate Crops in Rain Season, Count Loses drought 3 2 Top story

Eng. Nicholas Lubanga, one of the officials from the Water and Environment Ministry overseeing the project, says the mistakes that lead to loss of the crops could be expected since it was the first time for the farmers to interface with irrigation technology.
12:00
12:00

New Flavoured Bottled Water to Hit Market beverage 2

Balaji Group East Africa Limited is the latest entrant in the market for bottled water. Commission on Friday by president, Yoweri Museveni, Balaji Group East Africa Limited plans to roll out flavored bottled mineral water on the Ugandan market by December this year.
11:49
11:49

Uganda Positions Itself to Reap from Bamboo Boom 3 4 Top story

Today, bamboo is used to make flour panels, which appear with a texture of marble blended with the elegance of wood and is increasingly becoming a raw material for building panels, high-quality yarn and fabrics, bicycle-frames, steering wheels, motor vehicle dashboards, newsprint, cardboard and toilet tissue.
18:00
18:00

Staff Shortage Hinders Work at Wakiso Zonal Land Office land transaction 1

The Wakiso Zonal office is said to be handling the highest number of land transactions in the country serving one of the districts with in the fastest growing real estate business coupled with countless conflicts between landlords and tenants.
10:46
10:46

Tourism Operators Demand Incentives tourism in uganda 5 1

The operators want incentives inform of tax holidays, tax waivers on all imported tourism materials, policies on tourism development loans among others.
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