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20:14
20:14

URA Asked to Design Strategies to Mobilize Revenue From Youth in Informal Sector Action Aid Uganda 4

Isaac Gyagenda the Supervisor, Tax Education at URA said they have a plan for the next five years where they are strengthening collaborations and ensuring that different groups of people get well acquainted with the tax system through tax education.
20:07
20:07

“Tighten Your Belts!" Minister Tells Ugandans as Fuel Prices Spike ministery of energy 1 2

According to the Energy Minister, the government cannot regulate the fuel pump price because their market was liberalized.
20:06
20:06

She Cranes Registers Third Consecutive Win in Namibia 2 1

The team defeated Zimbabwe 79 to 40 to command a straight third win at the tournament.
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Court Issues Arrest Warrant for Matthew Kirabo over Medical Student's Murder Mukono High Court 1

“My lord one of the requirements for the accused (Kirabo) while he was granted bail was to attend every court session. Now he is missing, I pray that his bail is canceled and is issued a warrant of arrest as he might flee the country at this point.” -State Attorney Happiness Ainebyona
19:26
19:26

Agriculture Ministry, UPDF Distribute Impounded Fish to Prisoners, Vulnerable Persons 5 2

The fisheries directorate at the agriculture ministry and the Uganda People's Defence Forces Fisheries Protection Unit-FPU has today, Wednesday , distributed some of the impounded immature fish to Uganda Prisons Services and the vulnerable who include orphans and widows within Kampala Metropolitan area.
19:19
19:19

Seven Apac District Officials Under Probe for Alleged Embezzled of UGX 400m Arrears 1 1

Police say the group created a list of district workers who included teachers and health workers claiming that they had missed salary for some months which translated into arrears.
19:09
19:09

Anxiety as Chicken Pox Outbreak Hits Arua City 3 1

Godfrey Apangu the Principal Health Inspector Arua City said their findings showed that 33 Children and eight adults have signs of Chickenpox and some have been receiving treatment from a local retired nurse in the area.
19:01
19:01

Heavy Rains Blow Off Equity Bank Roof in Kawempe 3 2

Traffic was paralyzed for more than two hours as parts of the roof blocked the Kawempe- Bombo road.
18:38
18:38

UNBS Breaks Closed Maize Mills 1 3

By close of the day's exercise, 19 mills were sealed off out of the 27 inspected. Most of these were sealed off due to poor hygiene, non-registration and working below the required standards.
18:34
18:34

Construction of Amolatar District Headquarters Stalls Over Lack of Funds presidential pledge 1 3

Daniel Ekilu, the Chief Administrative Officer Amolatar District says the construction stalled due to lack of money.
18:10
18:10

Woman Scalds Husband With Hot Water for Returning Home Late 3 1

Maurine Onziru poured hot water on Steven Okello leaving him with severe wounds. The couple has been living together for two years.
18:06
18:06

Local Gov'ts, Buganda to Jointly Settle Land and Rent Issues Buganda Kingdom 4 1

According to Minister Magyezi, the joint technical committee, which shall comprise members from both the government and the kingdom will be funded and facilitated by the government to interpret the Memorandum of understanding to know exactly what was agreed upon between the kingdom and the government. The committee will also analyze the implications, verify the kingdom property under the local governments in each district and propose a course of action.
18:02
18:02

KCCA Councillors Insist on Reopening Old Taxi Park 2 1

However, Sam Sserunkuuma the Director for Revenue Collection says that the matter is before the court and therefore the demands by the councillors can’t be applicable.
17:51
17:51

CNOOC Finally Grants FID to Uganda’s Oil Development CNOOC Limited 3 1 Top story

The FID gives a green light to the proposed construction of a $3.5 billion East African Crude oil pipeline (EACOP) and other infrastructure in the Lake Albert Region.
17:31
17:31

BoU Permits Extension of Repayment Credit Relief to Education, Hospitality Sectors 1

Twinemanzi further explained that the restructuring can be in the form of a repayment moratorium, extension of tenor, reduction on principal loan repayment installment, reduction of applicable interest rate, or a combination of the aforementioned options
17:30
17:30

Five Arrested in Kikuube over Alleged Murder suspects

It is alleged that the suspects with others still at large connived and waylaid Abigaba on Monday night as he was heading home from Hohwa trading centre in Kabwoya Sub County.
17:01
17:01

150 Bed Capacity High Dependency Unit Constructed at Luzira Prisons 5 1

The facility is being completed using part of the 2 Billion Shillings that the government allocated to them to fight COVID-19 in addition to a $200,000 donation from United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) plus another $100,000 donation from the US Centers for Disease Control.
16:41
16:41

WHO Approves Use of Indian Covaxin COVID-19 Vaccine COVID-19 Vaccines 1

The vaccine is developed by the pharmaceutical company, Bharat Biotech. This makes it the eighth COVID-19 vaccine that has been given emergency use listing by WHO.
16:32
16:32

COP26: Discontented Uganda One of the Last to Sign Declaration on Forests and Land Use 1

Earlier wen URN caught up with Beatrice Anywar, the Minister of State for Environment who led Uganda's delegates to the conference, she allayed any fears, noting that the country is determined and will append signature on the declaration. Anywar says she missed signing since she was attending a luncheon. “We shall sign. I was attending a high-level luncheon and I could not be there to sign,” she told Uganda Radio Network.
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16:31

Kitgum RDC Suspends Renovation Works on Dilapidated Classrooms 2 5

The decision follows concerns raised by local leaders and technical officials both at the Municipal council and district who say that the building is in a dire state and further attempts to renovate it will put the lives of pupils at risk.
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