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Mar 2024 18 results
19:28
19:28

51 Families Spend Nights in the Cold after Fire Erased a Village in Kaabong Cry out for help 1 2

According to the eyewitnesses, due to the strong winds, the fire blew up caught the nearby hut, and later spread to 50 other huts burning them completely to ashes and leaving several household properties destroyed.
19:23
19:23

Kiira Motors Seeks UGX 524 Billion to Finance Five Year Business Plan Uganda Vision 2040 1

The entity’s core business objective is to develop, make and sell sustainable mobility solutions (motor vehicles, parts, systems and services) in Africa.
19:19
19:19

Why Nations Must Follow Money From Environmental Crimes WildAid 1 Top story

These crimes crimes cover a wide range of activities, from illegal logging to poaching and trafficking of endangered species, illegal mining, and waste trafficking.
18:03
18:03

UMRA Proposes New Loan Terms For Money Lenders 1 2

The Authority suggests “loan shop” where interest rates of the various institutions will be displayed for the borrowers to choose..
17:51
17:51

Plastics Manufacturer Plans Shift To Bio-Degradable Packaging 1 2

Under this project, Luuka Plastics is to produce bio-degradable plastic packages for Jakana and Rena, using technology from India.
17:36
17:36

Water Crises threaten World Peace-Report 1 Top story

The 2024 edition of UN-Water’s flagship annual report on water issues describes how developing and maintaining a secure and equitable water future underpins prosperity and peace for all and how poverty and inequality, social tensions, and conflict can amplify water insecurity.
16:36
16:36

Pope Appoints Wokorach New Archbishop of Gulu Archdiocese Pope Francis 1 1 Top story

He now replaces Archbishop Emeritus John Baptist Odama who retired after clocking the 75-year age limit in line with the Code of Canon Law.
16:30
16:30

Italy Vows to Renew Economic Presence in Uganda 1 4

Ambassador Massoni says Uganda has what it takes to be a world player in production and trade but that it needs a little more on technology, connectivity to the world and marketing because it is not known despite the enormous resources.
15:19
15:19

NSSF Savers Spending Benefits on Education, Land–Report

“Retirees continue to bear immense responsibility for dependents well into retirement. As a result, many choose to continue working to make ends meet; 63 percent of beneficiaries remain in active employment, with 45 percent of those aged 50 and above working full or part-time,” reads part of the report.
13:05
13:05

Men in West Nile Overcome Stigma, Report GBV Cases 2 1

Statistics from the Arua Child and Family Protection Unit indicate that 12 cases of GBV against men were recorded in December, 13 cases in January and 10 cases in February, an indication more men in the sub-region are overcoming obstacles to report violence meted against them.
12:24
12:24

Arua City Offers Free Stalls in New Market to Vendors 1 2

Under the initiative, the vendors will be given a six-month grace period to settle in the main market to enable them raise enough money before they start paying monthly fees for the stalls.
12:05
12:05

Infidelity Cited in Shooting of Nsangi Woman 1 2

Niwampeire confronted Ainembabazi and put her at gun point to reveal the truth surrounding their love life and also to explain why she had caused a fight between him and his brother. It was at moment that Niwampeire pulled the trigger and shot Ainembabazi three times in the chest.
11:33
11:33

Kakyeka Stadium Land Title Missing 1

The missing land title was reported in the internal Auditor's report for the third quarter of the financial year 2023/24.
11:10
11:10

Acholi Chief Cautions Subjects Against Rushing for Customary Land Registration 1

Rwot Acana however noted that the current land registration targeting customary land in the Acholi Sub-region is suspicious since time immemorial, such activities hadn’t been undertaken.
10:46
10:46

Gov't Urged to Prioritize Empowering Child Caretakers 3 1

Spera Atuhairwe, the Country Director of BRAC Uganda says that while efforts have been put in place to empower children by ensuring they receive basic education, insufficient attention has been given to supporting caretakers who shoulder additional responsibilities.
09:59
09:59

Jinja City Residents Protest Minister Mayanja's Ruling on Disputed Land 1

On Thursday, the residents locked Jinja Hospital's main gate for close to 30 minutes, restricting access to only critically ill patients.
09:15
09:15

Internal Audit Unearths Fraud at Rutooma Secondary School 2

The money was unearthed from unsupported expenditures that included the supply of flour, Beans, and payments for other services but no documents were presented during the audit process.
05:50
05:50

UPC's Sarah Aguti Wins Dokolo By-election 1 3 Top story

Aguti was declared the winner by the Dokolo District Returning Officer Erikwaine Ngobi after garnering 23,044 votes defeating her closest opponent Janet Rose Adongo Elau of the National Resistance Movement (NRM) who got 14,001 votes.
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