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20:04
20:04

Uganda's Economy to Grow By 6% in Election Year – Stanchart 2021 elections 2

Razia Khan, the Africa economist for the bank, told reporters on Wednesday that there was likelihood that money charged on loans for businesses will remain high but government push to be seen investing in infrastructure projects towards elections will push the growth up.
19:56
19:56

MPs Reject Mandatory Assistance to Accident Victims 7 2

The committee chairperson, Robert Ssekitoleeko, said that the provision should be amended.
18:59
18:59

Lamwo NRM Administrative Secretary Arrested For Alleged Extortion 4 1

David Ochieng Ocan was arrested by the Lamwo Resident District Commissioner James Nabinson Kidega after NRM party members petitioned his office to recover over 16 million shillings that Ocan received during the national party delegates’ conference.
18:40
18:40

Residents Mourn UPDF Pilot Killed in Helicopter Crash 3 2

Ivan Wokalo, the deceased young brother says that Wokalo has left a big a gap in the family.
17:32
17:32

Installation of Electric Fence Around Murchison Falls National Park Starts 1

The electric fence will be used to block elephants from accessing the communities. Bashir told URN that the each kilometre will cost 50 million shillings.
17:22
17:22

Activist Storms Police Headquarters Demanding to Meet IGP Asan Kasingye 2 2 Top story

According to Namata, she went to the police headquarters on Monday to meet the IGP on appointment to complain about police brutality but was turned away by the police guards.
16:47
16:47

Mak Dons Bitter Over Museveni Undermining Arts Courses 4 4

The staff say their morale is low even as the new Semester resumes due to negative comments by the President that Swaswa is a useless course.
15:35
15:35

Bundibugyo Flood Victims Return Home floods 3

The LCV Vice-Chairperson Barnabas Bezinde says they have decided to close down the camps and support the affected persons direct from their homes.
15:17
15:17

68 Private Schools in Pallisa Will Not Open for Term One 2 1

The schools include among others; Hope Education Center, Arise Christian School Palisa Muslim School, Bright Grammar, Hope Africa, Skylight, St. Mathew, Moonlight Happy Most and El-shadia.
13:05
13:05

Stanbic Bank partners with Uganda Breweries in a drive to plant over 40 Million trees stanbic bank uganda 1

The Two-day 330 kilometers run is part of Running Out of Trees Campaign will culminate in to the national day of tree planting in April this year.
12:07
12:07

Gov't Sets Aside UGX 11b to Fight Desert Locusts MAAIF 1

the Director Extension Services Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industries and Fisheries MAAIF Beatrice Byarugaba in an interview. Byarugaba said another 11 billion shillings is needed to carry out large scale aerial spraying once the desert locusts are confirmed in Uganda.
11:53
11:53

Gulu Music Artist In Trouble For Skipping Concert Uganda Police Forc 3 2

Keng accuses Bosmic of snubbing his concerts in Moroto and Kotido even after receiving payment. According to the posters of the concert, Bosmic was expected perform in Moroto and Kotido districts together with other artists on January 17th and 18th respectively.
11:30
11:30

Kamwenge Farmers Decry Lack of Extension Services Extension workers 4

Milton Kamusiime, a local farmer in Rwenja, Kitagwenda district says most of the local farmers lack adequate knowledge of modern farming practices.
11:29
11:29

Mbale Church Defies Court Order on Rent

Kimono claims to be the registered proprietor of the plot under contention. Following the court injunction, Kimono’s lawyer, Samuel Wegoye Advocates wrote to all the tenants on January 24th informing them that they have been paying rent illegally to Pastor Musayi.
07:12
07:12

Finance Committee Approves BoU Recapitalisation Request Bank of Uganda 4 1 Top story

In his presentation on Tuesday evening, the Finance Committee Chairperson, Henry Musasizi explained that the Bank of Uganda Act, 2000 provides that government is authorized to issue securities for recapitalising BOU where its capital impaired.
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