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17:56
17:56

Museveni: Petroleum Important for 40 More Years Despite War by Conservationists 1 5

Museveni gave the example of synthetic vehicle tyres, car seats and other furnishing, clothing and bitumen for road construction among others, adding that it is how oil is applied which is the issue, but not production of the resource. The East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) Bill is due for conclusion in parliament on Tuesday and this will pave the way for the several activities including starting construction, according to the Energy and Mineral Development Ministry.
15:26
15:26

Nsenene Vendor Arrested Upon Arrival at Entebbe Airport

A passenger who says Mubiru was in front of him at the arrivals section says he was approached by two immigration officers after he removed his cap and shades.
15:18
15:18

Uganda's Oil and Gas: Consumer Prices to Be Determined by Global Conditions 3 1

Michael Mugerwa, GM of Uganda's Refinery Project says that the refined products will also be priced according to how the producers of the crude will price the raw material. Patrick Mweheire, the Regional Chief Executive, Stanbic Bank East Africa says the international community, particularly the west is being unfair to Africa because worse projects are being funded in countries of other continents.
14:58
14:58

Lake Albert Fishermen Hit-Hard by Skyrocketing Fuel Prices Rising fuel prices 4 1

A Litre of petrol at most of the landing sites is up from sh4,000 to between 5,000 and 6,000 shillings.
18:17
18:17

KACITA to Punish Vendor for Selling Nsenene Aboard Uganda Airlines 4 1

He says Mubiru is expected to return on Sunday November 28 and that traders will decide on his fate next week during a meeting. Musoke explains further that KACITA has been negotiating with Uganda Airlines for affordable air ticket prices and cargo fares. "So acts like these hamper our efforts,"Musoke adds, "and this is not the first time we are hearing about unruly traders on board. So we must punish Mubiru to instill discipline among traders."
16:51
16:51

Presidents Museveni, Suluhu to Address Oil and Gas Symposium in Dar

The symposium, the first of its kind, is a platform for the private sector to network, understand industry opportunities and challenges, showcase their capacities through experience sharing, and interact with public sector actors on legal and polish matters that govern the industry in the two countries.
15:13
15:13

Passenger Sells Nsenene on Board, Uganda Airlines to Emulate his Idea 3

The airline says the incident has made it consider adding nsenene on its menu for regional and international flights. This will be on request, and it will boost the incomes of the people involved in the grasshopper value chain and also Uganda's tourism industry. Some of the local brands currently on the menu include Uganda Waragi.
11:42
11:42

Ugandan, Tanzanian Companies Urged to Jointly Invest in Oil Projects 3 Top story

The symposium, the first of its kind, is a platform for the private sector to network, understand industry opportunities and challenges, showcase their capacities through experience sharing, and interact with public sector actors on legal and policy matters that govern the industry in Uganda and Tanzania.
18:46
18:46

UDB Offers Simpler Credit Terms for Women Entrepreneurs 5

UDB Managing Director, Patricia Ojangole says they have created unsecured loan products based on the fact women have been proved to be better at debt repayment than men, and that there is need to take advantage of this.
18:35
18:35

Mother Enrolls Children into Bricklaying to Beat Lockdown Hardships MInistry of Health 1 2

Madrine Namulema joined a local association of clay bricklayers in the area and gradually, she also introduced her four children aged between seven to 13 years to the same work, from which they earned reasonable income for a period of over one year now.
17:52
17:52

Trade Committee Wants all Energy Drinks Tested for Adulteration Health drinks 1

'We shall then compare the findings of NDA, UNBS and those of an independent laboratory and if the results are varying then we are going to be in trouble. So you cannot change these results. Go and do the exact thing and give us exact results!” - Committee Chairman Mwine Mpaka.
13:44
13:44

EACOP PAPs in Bunyoro Protest Delayed Compensation Government 6

Since 2018, the government has not compensated the project-affected persons yet they stopped using their land. The Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) had also promised to start compensation in December 2020 or early January 2021.
11:28
11:28

Stop Scaring Umeme on Concession, Government Cautioned 5

Hiring private companies has largely been blamed for the high cost of power and unstable supply, and for this, the public view is dominated by calls not to renew Umeme’s contract at the end of its 20 years in 2025. "Even if the contract is to be renewed, the government should leave the companies to operate in peace without threats of termination because this also scares investors away from the sector," says Ssebowa, former ERA Executive Director.
10:45
10:45

Minister Nankabirwa Launches 'Mother of all Assaults' on Electricity Grid Vandalism 6

All agencies in the sector will work together with Police and RDCs to execute the 'Mother of all Assaults' on vandalism that has seen over 150 tons of steel stolen and power theft that has cost the government hundreds of millions of dollars as a result.
07:59
07:59

Public Service Rejects Kwania District Service Commission Nominees 2

The district council unanimously approved their nominations together with three other members that including Tom Lakana Odur Anang, the former Kwania County MP as Chairperson of the Commission.
18:52
18:52

Construction of Illegal Structures in Mukono Blamed on Absence of Building Committee 1 1

The district building committee is supposed to scrutinize, reviewing, monitor, issue building and occupation permits, ensuring adherence to designs and construction of buildings in proper localities.
18:06
18:06

Italian Entreprenuers Offered Free Land in Uganda 2

Hon Okello Oryem the state minister assured the delegation that government is ready to give them free land for their operations and a number of other incentives to ensure their comfortable stay in Uganda.
16:25
16:25

MOU Says Dr Musenero Must Account for the UGX 31Bn –Permanent Secretary Covid-19 vaccine 1 4

The former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Science and Technology, David OO Obong has told legislators that Minister Dr. Monica Musenero should provide all accountability regarding the utilization of funds meant to facilitate the COVID-19 vaccine development.
15:41
15:41

Uganda’s Industrialization Journey: Ups and Downs 5

Uganda has more than 5,000 manufacturing industries, but they are too small to compete on the international market, according to NPA Chairperson, Pamela Mbabazi.
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