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19:31
19:31

70 Percent of Kampala Informal Sector Firms Can't Be Taxed 1

A World Bank report has revealed that 69 percent of the informal sector firms in Greater Kampala Metropolitan Area generate Uganda shillings10 million or less in profits and hence are below the minimum tax threshold for small business income.
19:17
19:17

Rotary Takes Science, ICT Facilities to Agago School 1 1

In the wake of governments emphasis on science subjects and information technology, the school is facing an uphill task of providing proper teaching facilities for its students. Its on the basis that the Rotary Club of Kampala Naalya is championing the campaign as one of the initiatives to strengthen the capacity of communities to support basic education and literacy, through service projects.
17:45
17:45

One Killed, Two Injured in Kabowa Police Station Attack

Police are investigating circumstances under which one person was shot dead, two others injured at Kabowa police station in Lubaga Division, Kampala District. At 9:21 pm on Thursday, an unidentified civilian holding a hammer and a knife attacked Kabowa police station in Lubaga Division and started stabbing crime preventers and police officers.
17:09
17:09

Former Journalist Dean Lubowa Saava Arrested For Fraud 1

Lubowa who quit the media more than one year ago has been running an employment recruitment agency in Kibuye, on the outskirts of Kampala. Lubowa reportedly used the agency Global Skills International Limited, to receive money from people who expected jobs in return.
16:57
16:57

Caucus to Institute Criminal Charges Against Minister Namuganza 1 1

Persis Namuganza, the Member of Parliament for Bukono County, is faulted for bad-mouthing leaders from the region, belittling the Kyabazinga of Busoga William Gabula Nadiope IV, threatening to kill the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga and insulting constituents.
16:30
16:30

Biogas-Powered Milk Cooler Unveiled for Ugandan Farmers makerere university 4 5

The two-component device, branded as EvaKuula is designed to help dairy farmers, particularly those who lack access to refrigeration, to be able to preserve dairy products without necessarily relying on electricity supply.
15:07
15:07

CSOs Look for Answers as Govt Moves to Destroy Expired Medicines csbag uganda 3 1

The CSOs demand comes after the Ministry of Health together with the National Medical Stores NMS and the National Drug Authority NDA announced in February that they would be disposing of 1,200 tonnes of pharmaceutical waste from 6,619 health facilities around the country.
13:54
13:54

UCC Issues Ultimatum on Airtime Vending security in country 1 3 Top story

All telecom companies have been directed to recall all Simcard and airtime cards held by vendors and to deactivate pre-registered sim cards held by individuals.
12:57
12:57

Cell Guard Arrested Over Kyotera Suspects Escape suspect escape

Suspicion is rife that Agaba knew about the disappearance of the 14 suspects who reportedly burrowed a hole through one of the cells walls to create an escape route on Wednesday night. However, information on the escape remained concealed until later on Thursday.
12:42
12:42

27 Students Arrested in Mbale Security Operation 2 3

The operation headed by Mbale District Police Commander DPC Stephen Ahweera followed a series of complaints on the surge of young people aged between 13 and 17, who were involved in criminal activities. It enclosed the areas of Mbale town, Maluku, Namakwekwe, Half London and Busamaga.
12:07
12:07

Mentally Ill Mothers Forced To Give Up Their Children 1

They live in a world filled with delusion unclear or confused thinking, hallucinations hearing voices that others do not, trouble with thinking and concentration, false beliefs, reduced social engagement and emotional expression and a lack of motivation.
10:33
10:33

Suspect Commits Suicide in Rubanda Police Cells 2

The deceased is identified as Gerald Wednesday, 19, a resident of Nyarurambi cell. He was arrested on Wednesday, alongside another suspect Godfrey Owobugabe, with whom he allegedly breaking into a shop in Nfasha trading Center Muko Sub County, where he was suspected to stealing four million Shillings,
09:38
09:38

Karamoja Women Struggle To Achieve Emancipation karamoja sub region 2 1

Dinah Adupa Lorika, the former Moroto Municipal Education Officer, says Karamoja Women still have a long way to achieve emancipation. Adupa observes that many women in Karamoja are are not allowed to speak and make decisions.
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