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18:22
18:22

Gov’t to Issue Temporary Permits for Unregistered Upcountry Vehicles

The Minister for Kampala and Metropolitan Affairs Betty Amongi says that the government has observed the large numbers of passengers stranded in parks and decided that public transporters plying upcountry routes who have not yet finalised registration can carry passengers for a period of three days up to Monday June 8, 2020.
16:44
16:44

Flood Victims in Kwania District Demand For Relief lake kwania 1 3

The flash floods have so far displaced residents in the parishes of Atuma, Anwangi, and Owiny in Nambieso Sub County and those in Alido, Atongtidi and Atule in Chawente Sub County.
16:20
16:20

UGX 98m Rice Hurler Lies Idle in Gulu 1

Ben Ocan, the Latyeng Farmers Group Chairperson told URN on Friday that the machine have not been operating since it was received three years ago.
16:11
16:11

Eight Women Stranded in Usafi Park After Giving Birth During Lockdown 3 2 Top story

Stella Nakanwagi, who gave birth to a bouncing baby girl three days ago, was selling onions in Owino Market but used up her capital in the first week of the lockdown and decided to move to Usafi Taxi Park from Wandegeya after failing to pay her rent.
15:40
15:40

Minor Fires Guts Hut in Kasubi Royal Tombs 1 1 Top story

The site hosting the Royal Tombs is the major spiritual centre for the Baganda where traditional and cultural practices have been preserved. It is the most active religious place in the kingdom, where important rituals related to Buganda culture are frequently performed.
14:52
14:52

More Than 2000 Passengers Spend Night in Taxi, Bus Parks 5 2

Moses Kisambira, a laborer on a farm in Wakiso district, said he arrived in the park on Thursday to travel back home because the lockdown found his boss in the village and he no can longer pay him.
14:15
14:15

International Students Seek Help to Return to their Countries

Charles Sonel, a South Sudanese national and third-year student at Kyambogo University says he prefers returning home since he is uncertain on whether he will be able to foot his food bill in the next month.
13:30
13:30

Pictorial; Entebbe Airport Alters Set Up for Post COVID Operations

They have created more space to enable social distancing, installing automated document readers to eliminate excessive scanning passport pages and e- boarding pass readers and other glass shields at the baggage check-in points to reduce contact between passengers and immigration, customs and health officers.
13:19
13:19

CAA Tightens COVID-19 Measures at Entebbe Airport 4 2

Departing passengers will now be expected to arrive at the airport at least four hours before boarding to go through the Health Port screening procedures. They will also be required to present a valid health certificate from the Ministry of Health or undergo a rapid test at the airport before departure.
11:35
11:35

Delayed Funding Affecting Completion of Kasese Industrial Park OWC 4 3

Construction of the park which was supposed to have been completed this month has been hindered by the irregular release of money by the government.
11:02
11:02

Old Boys Team Up to Redeem Nyapea College's Lost Glory Zombo District 3

Dr. Amos Nyathirombo, the national president of the College’s Old Boys’ told URN that they want to revive the school to its former glory. The association has partnered with the administration to fix over 50 double decker beds, renovate 4 dormitories at Shillings 120 million and install pavers on walk ways at Shillings 25 million.
10:04
10:04

COVID -19 Could Lead to Decline in Real Estate Valuations – BOU COVID-19 1

In a letter to the chief executives of commercial banks, credit institutions, and microfinance deposit-taking institutions, BOU said “Current projection and market intelligence indicates that Covid-19 pandemic might in the near term potentially lead to a double-digit decline in real estate valuations.”
09:54
09:54

Covid 19 Escapee Handed Over to Kenyan Authorities- RDC

The Moroto Resident District Commissioner, Peter Ken Lochap, says they handed over the patient to Kenyan authorities at Alakas border point in Amudat district. “We got her around Lotomei and handed her over to the commissioner of West Pokot,” said Lochap on phone from his home in Kangole.
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