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Real Estate Dealers Watching Proposed Mailo Land System Review

The real estate market in Uganda is among the seemingly flourishing ventures in the economy with increase in demand and investor confidence rising.
15:07
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Nabilatuk District Leaders Lash at Contractor for Delaying NUSAF 3 Projects 3 1

Agro Max, an agribusiness service provider that supplies innovative and sustainable agricultural solutions to small- and large-scale farmers across Uganda was paid 1.1 Billion Shillings last November to implement 49 projects.
14:07
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How President Suluhu ’s Covid-19 Game Helps Tanzania’s Regional Charm Offensive 1 Top story

President Hassan announced plans of a mass vaccination of Tanzanians as well as updating the nation and the world about new cases and deaths. Previously, Tanzania had stayed out of regional initiatives towards Covid-19, but her attitude brings new hope that these and other regional initiatives could now be implemented more easily.
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Rukiga, Ntungamo Leaders Resolve to Auction Impounded Cattle 2 2

The decision of the leaders follows several cases and concerns among leaders about many cattle traders from Ngoma sub-county in Ntungamo district and Kamwezi sub-county in Rukiga district who illegally cross to Rwanda, buy cattle and smuggle them to Uganda.
10:03
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How Mobile Money Tax Kept Tea Multinational in Stone-Age Era System 4

A pilot project had been launched in 2017 to help tea plantation farms move from an ‘airdrop’ system of moving bulk money, to electronic cash, but this was disrupted by the introduction of the tax on mobile money. PHB and the UN agency had seen how difficult it was to transfer cash from a bank through to the pockets of the 14,000 farmers, twice every month as salary, using the airdrop method.
08:23
08:23

Treasurer Visits Shrine to Recover Group Money, Loses UGX 8.5m to Witch Doctor

Natuk was yesterday arrested after joint monitoring on the project by district leaders who were also following the activities of the Youth Livelihood Project. It emerged that many of the members of her group had failed to pay loans they borrowed from the revolving fund.
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18:07

Wantoni Taxi Drivers Association’s Chairperson Survives Lynching Over Missing Savings 2 1

Another driver Ibrahim Kawuzi also says they would at least have used the saved money to support their families go through the lockdown period but the persons trusted with leadership misused it.
15:43
15:43

Thugs Break Into 21 Shops in Kitgum Municipality 3 1

Joyce Oyella, another businesswoman and proprietor of Kit Lobo knitting and Tailoring Center whose shop was also broken into says she lost goods worth five million shillings .
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Fishmonger in Trouble for Impersonation, Illegal Possession of Gov't Stores 2

Constantine Okao, the Tarogali parish LC II Chairperson, says that they became suspicious and interrogated Awino to ascertain whether she is a police officer in vain leading to her arrest.
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Aduku Community, Anglican Church Bicker Over Ownership of Seed School 2 4

Rev. Ronald Ogwang, the Archdeacon of Aboko Archdeaconry claims that the land in question that originally belonged to Otengoro, Atek and Laki clans was donated to the church in 1956. He said part of the church land measuring 15 acres was subsequently used to establish Aboko Seed Secondary School, which should be under the Anglican Church.
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Renovation of Kampala's Kikuubo Lane Underway 4 3

Kikuubo is one of the busiest centres within the Kampala business district, bringing together thousands of people from different parts of the country for both retail and wholesale transactions.
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The Big Choices for Uganda’s Oil in The Energy Transition UNOC 3 1 Top story

Experts say an energy transition is underway, and the long-term future of energy is undoubtedly going to be focused on cleaner, low-carbon technologies.
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10:20

Police Arrest Somali National on Charges of Counterfeiting Ugandan Sugar counterfeit sugar 1

The Mt. Moroto Region Police Spokesman, Michael Longole confirmed the arrest of Umar, saying that they have also impounded his property to help in the investigation of the case.
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08:43

Fake "UPDF Officer" Arrested Smuggling Classy Pens 3

Bakashabaruhanga, who donned full military attire was driving a truck registration number UAE 050F accompanied by a minivan registration number UAZ 637N, along Mukono- Kayunga road.
08:32
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EAC Boss Tells Minister Kadaga of Financial Woes

“While the mandate of the Community has been expanding, the total budget as well as the amount that every Partner State contributes to EAC has been reducing,” said Dr. Mathuki.
07:58
07:58

Fishermen, Boat Operators Suspend Operations Over Strong Winds on L. Victoria 5 6

Geoffrey Ssebuliba, a fisherman at the Kasenyi landing site told URN on Wednesday that they have decided to park over 100 boats and suspended fishing activities due to the rough waves on the lake.
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Women Explore Digital Advertisement to Overcome COVID-19 Barriers 3 1

As the country goes through a second lockdown, dozens of businesses are experiencing a great decline in activity with limited sales. Now, traders are using microblogging sites like Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp, among others, to market their products and skills, tapping into the scattered online market.
08:18
08:18

Digital Finance: Customers Concerned Over Safety of Cash, Data

The ‘Electronic Know You Customer’ (eKYC) platform allows the banks to access the data bank at the National Identification Regulatory Authority (NIRA), as a way of verifying the authenticity of the data presented by the customer. According to a survey by the Financial Sector Deepening Uganda, there are many Ugandans who have refused to embrace digital or non-physical contact transactions, unsure of the safety of their money.
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Elderly Couple in Amuru Loses UGX 1.6m to Termites Bank of Uganda 2 3 Top story

Seventy-five-year-old Bicentina Alal and her 80-year-old husband Tito Okema, have been saving money in a metallic case for over three years. The couple lives with their six grandchildren in Kali-Kali Village in Rec Iceke Parish in Layima Sub County, which is about 50kilometers away from Gulu City Centre.
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