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May 2019 13 results
19:15
19:15

Gov't Asked to Export Fresh Products to United States AGOA 1 3

The African Growth and Opportunities Act (AGOA) Exporters Association of Uganda has called on the Ugandan Government to apply to export fresh products to the United States.
19:00
19:00

MPs Approve UGX 80bn for Payment of Court Awards 3

The MPs made the decision after the finance committee chairperson, Henry Musasizi recommended that 20 billion shillings be cut from the proposed 140 billion shillings for court awards as proposed in budget for Treasury operations under the Ministry of finance.
18:43
18:43

MPs Want Uganda Red Cross to Benefit from Contingency Fund 6

The Contingency Fund is meant for emergencies or unexpected outflows, mainly economic and natural crisises. Lugoloobi argues that the Contingency Fund, which is budgeted for under Treasury Operations in the finance ministry, should not only be given to the Ministry of Disaster Preparedness.
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18:23

It’s Too Early to Judge us - Muntu Mugisha Muntu 1 2

Mugisha Muntu says it is too early for Ugandans to judge him and his colleagues based on some of the failures in their former party Forum for Democratic Change(FDC)
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17:44

I Feel Vindicated over UCB Sale - Professor Suruma World Bank 3 1 Top story

Suruma, the Makerere University Chancellor was one of the few government officials that had tried to resist the World Bank/ International Monetary Fund call for privatization of UCB.
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16:59

Debt Servicing is Straining Service Delivery – IMF Warns Uganda Debt sustainability 1

In its latest economic outlook report for Uganda after the executive consultations on the country, the IMF says: “One shilling paid for debt service is one shilling less going to a school or a health clinic. The current ratio of interest payments to revenue is comparable to what countries with high risk or in debt distress typically face.”
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16:21

ESO Office Risky for Covert Activities – DG 1

The agency is housed in a three storey office building along Hannington road, Nakasero. ESO Director General Joseph Ocwet says that although the current office building is surrounded by high rise buildings that do not go well with security protocol, they have been appealing for a new office in vain.
15:28
15:28

Political Parties to Meet IGP over New POMA Regulations 1

Political parties under the Inter-Party Organisation for Dialogue (IPOD) are set to meet Inspector General of Police, Martin Okoth Ochola to discuss implementation of new Public Order Management Act (POMA) regulations.
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EU Asks Gov't to Focus on Economic, Social Development eu in uganda 2 1

Pacifici said that Uganda had improved a lot on infrastructure development and it is now time to address economic development like labour issues, inflation, energy, environmental issues, and markets among others. He also said Government should focus on issues that include culture, skills development, and social protection among others.
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Warriors, City Oilers Face off in NBL basketball 2 1

Unbeaten Warriors Basketball club will today evening faceoff with defending champions City Oilers in a major National Basketball league game.
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12:51

Gov't Orders Apaa Residents to Vacate Disputed Land Apaa land dispute Top story

The position offers financial and material support to all households living in the area stating that they must vacate the area for wildlife conservation.
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Meet the 'Samaritan' Who Gave Hope to Kira Road Accident Victims 3 1

The aftermath was a painful and traumatizing experience as good Samaritans used metallic objects and to rescue passengers, who were trapped in the wreckage. Kizza was one of the good Samaritans who was seen manning the rescue mission, saving victims from the wreckage of the vehicle and putting them in contact with friends and relatives.
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MPs Approve UGX 2.2bn Salary Enhancement for District Health Officers 2

Dr Michael Bukenya, the health committee chairperson, said that there was need to allocate extra funds for the DHOs since they were left out in the 2018/2019 salary enhancements.
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