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19:03
19:03

Transport Network Left Out of Ebola Fight 4

No kind of Ebola information is available for passengers in the taxi or bus parks. It is business as usual; people freely walk in and out of the taxi, shaking hands with familiar faces, friends and family, and rubbing shoulders with unknown neighbours.
13:54
13:54

Five Armed South Sudanese Nationals Arrested in Amuru

The suspects were arrested on Thursday by Uganda People’s Defense Forces – UPDF soldiers patrolling premises of Atiak Sugar Plantation owned by Horyal Investment Holding Company.
18:48
18:48

CAA Considering Awarding Uganda Airlines Ground Handling Services 2 1

Vianney Luggya, the Public Affairs Manager Civil Aviation Authority, says ground handling is one of the services that an airline needs if it is to operate efficiently since it involves loading, offloading, safety and boarding of passengers in transit from one airport to another.
16:48
16:48

Entebbe UN Regional Service Center Budget Increases 1

This represents a 13.6 percent increase. This is contained in the budget report issued by the agency detailing the allocation for different activities the regional service center is expected to handle in the new financial year.
16:15
16:15

EU Donates UGX 10.7bn for Ebola Fight in Uganda european union 1 1

The released funds will be for strengthening disease surveillance at community level, health facilities and points of entry, training of rapid response teams of healthcare and front line workers on contact-tracing and infection prevention and control measures.
13:49
13:49

Katuna Border Opening Worthless-Business Community 7 2

Michael Seed, the Vice Chairperson of Katuna border Clearing Agents’ Fraternity told our reporter that, they have not cleared or any cargo truck destined for Rwanda, since Monday, mainly due to a ban imposed on Uganda’s exports.
19:36
19:36

Oxfam to Museveni: Provide Leadership on Gender Equality 5 3

According to the Gender Equality Tool Kit developed by Makerere’s School of Women and Gender Studies, Gender equality refers to equal enjoyment by women and men of socially valued goods, opportunities, resources and rewards.
16:43
16:43

Entebbe Airport Cargo Centre Nearing Completion 1 1

The new outfit sits on a 28-hectare piece of land stretching from the Ministry of Agriculture Veterinary department, close to the Civil Aviation Authority head office towards the Radar to the Uganda Police base close to Lake Victoria. It will have the capacity to handle 100,000 tons of cargo daily.
15:29
15:29

Ugandan Traders Face Penalties as Tanzania Enforces Ban on Kaveera 1 3

Tobias Kamugisha, a dealer in cosmetics at Mutukula border post says; some of the Uganda traders are not yet used to the restrictions hence falling victims of the law as they cross to transact business within Tanzania.
07:53
07:53

Kagitumba/Mirama Hills OSBP Registers Sharp Decline in Traffic 1

Yesterday, Rwanda announced that the Gatuna/Katuna border post will be temporarily opened to carry out trials for the movement of the heavy truck and assess the operationalization of the constructed works and equipment.
07:53
07:53

Hopes of Compensation Fade for Rwanda War Victims 2 1 Top story

Herbert Munyaneza is a resident of Rukanda in Ngoma sub-county in Ntungamo district. He says his father; Joseph Habeneza was taken with 50 cows and has since then never been seen.
09:12
09:12

Uganda Airlines Uncertain of First Commercial Flights deadline 4 1 Top story

The Uganda Airlines Chief Executive Director, Ephraim Kalyebara Bagenda says that they are behind schedule. He, however, adds that they have so far completed two out of five steps involved in the process of acquiring the Air Operator Certificate.
11:39
11:39

Horizon Bus Manager Arrested in Rwanda 2 1

A Ugandan security official who sought anonymity told our reporter that Sebuzuru was arrested by Rwandan security officials on Wednesday evening. He said that Sebuzuru had crossed to Ruhengeri town in the Northern Province of Rwanda to pick company cash but was arrested before returning to the Ugandan side of the border.
12:45
12:45

Moroto-Based 3rd Division to Deploy Veterans in Somalia 1 1

According to Arinaitwe, only soldiers with retirement certificates will be considered. He notes that all the applicants will be subjected to different tests on health and physical fitness.
17:26
17:26

Kenya, Tanzanian Pilgrims Clean Up Namugongo 2

Albertina Musinga, a Kenyan pilgrim from Machakos Diocese, says that they felt challenged to leave the place cleaner than they found it. Musinga, who is making her fifth pilgrimage adds that cleaning Namugongo is a way of giving back to the lord for the favors and miracles they have received through the intercession of the Uganda martyrs.
13:50
13:50

Young Pilgrims Are the Martyrs of Our Times-Archbishop Odama 2

The two unidentified youngest foot pilgrims aged nine years from Gulu archdiocese and Mbarara diocese respectively and 95-year-old Benardo Tibyangye from Bushenyi and another 90-year-old only identified as Daniel who trekked from Gulu.
10:22
10:22

Thousands Throng Namugongo Shrines for Martyrs Day Celebrations uganda martyrs 2

By 6am, thousands were seen queuing from as far as Kyaliwajjala while many others were seen trekking from different routes leading to the Shrine. Most routes are being manned by a ring of joint security team.
16:02
16:02

Health Workers Overwhelmed as Namugongo Numbers Soar uganda martyrs 1 1

A number of screening centres were set up by the Ministry of Health in the wake of an Ebola crisis that has devastated the Democratic Republic of Congo for close to ten months. Each pilgrim at Namugongo is screened to determine their temperature, and places they have visited prior to the pilgrimage.
21:29
21:29

Uganda, Kenya Agree on Cross Border Peace Program United Nations 1 1 Top story

Rosa Malango the UN Resident Coordinator, says both Uganda and Kenya have agreed on the Joint Cross-Border Program to promote peace amongst the pastoral communities in the region.
15:40
15:40

Rwandan Nationals Stuck in Ugandan Villages 5

Kavu Parish chairman Deus Ntegamahe says that a number of Rwandan nationals stealthily crossed into the villages in Maziba Sub County to look for food, as a result of the tension between Uganda and Rwanda. However, their return was blocked by Rwandan security officers patrolling the border and as a result, they remained stranded in the villages.
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