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16:02
16:02

Oil Palm Growing Threatening Food Security in Buvuma VODP 3 4 Top story

George William Telebajo, another resident says the project took advantage of the poverty in Buvuma to trick them into selling their land cheaply. He notes that several residents have ended up in jail for stealing food while others are now sleeping in wooden cubical at landing sites.
07:38
07:38

Kitgum District Veterinary Laboratory Lies Idle 1

Kitgum District Veterinary Officer Dr. Alfred Kinyera says they have only been using the cold chain for vaccine storage while the rest of the equipment hasn’t been used due to lack of a specialist to operate them.
18:10
18:10

RDC Writes to Museveni over District Headquarters Dispute UWA

The two bodies are locked up in a dispute over ownership of over 10 acres of land where the site for Karenga district headquarters is situated. UWA claims the land hosting the headquarters that are still under construction is a gazzeted area and part of Kidepo National Game Park. Late last year, UWA asked the district authorities to halt construction and demolish the structures but the district has remained adamant saying the land for district headquarters at Nakidiir, in Kidepo Parish belongs to the community.
15:20
15:20

SACCO Leaders In Mbale Storm RDC's Office Over Emyooga Funds 2

He says this prompted them to storm the RDC, Pamela Watuwa Mbazzi to tell them the truth on whether the president used EMYOOGA funds to trick them into supporting his re-election.
08:14
08:14

West Buganda Muslim Leaders Engage Mufti Over Suspended Masaka Kadhi 1

Sheikh Umar Sserunjogi, the Information and Communication Secretary in West Buganda Muslim Region, says the regional leadership has noted that the suspension of Bagunduse and the appointment of Sheikh Kiruta to replace him was done out of the procedure.
06:44
06:44

Over 150 S4 candidates of Faith SS, Premier Progressive to Miss 2020 UNEB Exams 1 1

Erick Ocan, the headteacher of Faith SS, says that they are unable to trace over 100 registered while over 50 candidates are unaccounted for at Premier Progressive SS.
16:29
16:29

Katabi Town Council Leaders Demand for Garbage Trucks 4 4

Heaps of garbage are visible in areas of Kawuku and Abaita Ababiri trading centres and Kasenyi landing site for months.
15:41
15:41

Damaged Classrooms Put School's Re-opening in Balance 3 4

In September 2019, a strong wind blew off the roofs of all classrooms blocks in the school, leaving only a small portion of the roof on the block housing the head teacher’s office and two classrooms.
12:57
12:57

Construction of OPD At Katabi Health Centre III Commences 6 3

Construction follows the closure of the out-patients department at Entebbe Regional Referral to manage coronavirus (COVID-19) cases.
11:27
11:27

Mukono Residents Protest Delayed Compensation By SGR 1 2

The residents from the villages of Kigombya and Kiwugo argue that, ever since SGR officials earmarked their property for compensation in 2016, they are yet to be compensated.
20:48
20:48

Masaka City Authorities, Residents Clash over Lack of Public Toilets 3

Ronald Mugera Bbaale, the Chairperson of Masaka Municipality Business Community lashed out to the city leadership of neglecting a critical aspect of public hygiene in the town despite them being prompt in collecting taxes.
17:30
17:30

Embattled Masaka District Kadhi Declines To Vacate Office 2

Bagunduse has vowed not to vacate office, saying his suspension is illegal. He says that such decisions can only be made by the district executive committee through the Regional Committee leadership, which he says was not done and therefore makes the entire process questionable.
13:43
13:43

Lira City Slaps UGX 50,000 Fine on Impounded Animals Lira City Council 3 1

Leonard Otika, the Lira City Environment Officer, says something had to be done about the stray animals on grounds that the City is not a place for keeping animals.
12:45
12:45

Minister Consults On Proposed SAGE Age Reduction 1 2

At first 65-year-olds and above were receiving the funds monthly but effective July 1 last year, it was raised to 80 years to enable the programme roll out to the rest of the districts in Uganda. Exempted from the age raise was Karamoja region because of the Affirmative Action.
12:02
12:02

Year-old Garbage Heaps Chock Pabo Town Uncollected garbage 1

Obalo says that the only pit where the garbage was being dumped was filled up and the people have now resorted to dumping garbage on the roadside.
11:51
11:51

Mbale City Residents Pin Dot Services Over Shoddy Works 4 1 Top story

Safiyu Mafabi, the Chairperson Mbale Elders Forum told the meeting that the public has lost confidence Dot Services because of shoddy work on Soroti road. He says that they got concerned when they received news that Dot Services had won the contract to work on the two roads in the city.
11:24
11:24

Uproar as Maracha Ambulance is Grounded Due to Lack of Fuel 4 2

Francis Govule, the Chairperson of Maracha District Social Services Committee says there is a need to prioritise fuel for lifesaving vehicles like ambulances.
09:47
09:47

Buvuma RDC Blocks "Unprepared" Emyooga Beneficiaries from Accessing Funds Emyooga project 2 1

Kigongo who is also the project supervisor in the district says they have written to the banks instructing them not to release the money until they confirm that beneficiaries have understood the real purpose of the funding.
14:58
14:58

Bududa District Gets UGX 165M NUSAF III Funds for Road Works 3

The funds are meant for the construction of community road in five sub-counties.
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