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12:27
12:27

Uganda’s Historical Artifacts to be Repatriated from England 1

The artifacts were collected by the British missionary John Roscoe in the late-nineteenth century, who was in the Kingdom of Buganda collecting ethnographic objects and operating partly under the direction of the Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. According to Peterson, some of them were acquired with the aid of Katikkiro Apollo Kaggwa.
20:21
20:21

Entebbe Airport: Increased Passenger Numbers Recorded in August 2 1

Mujjuzi however says levying each departing passenger 10 US Dollars, as approved by parliament to boost aviation revenue, and mandatory testing for all arriving passengers could discourage non-essential travel. The government is expected to pronounce itself on both proposed measures and whether or not they will be implemented at the airport.
14:28
14:28

Elephants Kill 40-Year-Old Man in Murchison Falls National Park 1 1

The deceased was on a Bajaj motorcycle with his nephew Dick Ogwang when they rammed into the herd of elephants.
10:40
10:40

King Oyo Unveils 25-Year Development Plan for Tooro Kingdom 3 3

According to the plan, the Kingdom will focus on promoting and protecting the culture, skills development for youth, investing in agriculture for food security, promoting tourism, environment and Water Conservation, Health for All and Ending HIV/AIDS by 2030.
17:14
17:14

Kasese Residents Kill Stray Hippo 1 3

Sunday Saliveri told reporters that his fellow residents acted in retaliation following many attacks by the wild animals.
10:20
10:20

UWEC Opens Conservation, Education Library At the Zoo 5 4 Top story

Mark Cotham, the President of Books for Development, who led a guided tour inside the library on Friday, said opening a conservation and education library is like planting and growing a tree.
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18:40

Burundi Rejects EAC COVID-19 Testing System, Denies Cyclists Entry 2

“When you talk about EAC at this border, (Nemba Border point in Burundi) you will only be told EAC is in Arusha by Mr. Ngobonziza the border manager. We have faced many challenges but this has to be our biggest one yet,” said John Bosco Balongo, the expedition director
20:07
20:07

Over 50,000 Get Vaccinated Against Yellow Fever in NMS Drive 2

54,750 Ugandans have been vaccinated against Yellow Fever in the twelve day exercise organised by the National Medical Stores-NMS.
11:11
11:11

Entebbe Airport: Passenger Numbers Dropped In Last Two Months 6 2

The passenger numbers began dropping in May from 77,063 travellers to 75,472 passengers in June. The airport recorded the lowest number of travellers in July, with 61,328 passengers. Luggya explains that the growth trend in the last three months was partly impacted by the necessary COVID-19 precautionary measures.
11:49
11:49

CAA Approves Uganda Airlines' Airbuses 2

Uganda Airlines had initially planned to start flying to Dubai on July 16, 2021, but postponed the launch because CAA had not approved the two A330-800Neo Airbuses to be included on the Air Operators Certificate- AOC.
07:13
07:13

Ministry of Tourism Asks for Tax Waivers tourism sector 5

Katusiime asked parliament to reconsider the different taxes, fees and licenses in the sector to enable it to recover from the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. She said that the waivers will enable the sector to recover faster.
20:02
20:02

UWEC to Establish UGX44Bn Regional Centers 1

The Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre (UWEC) has revealed plans to establish four regional model satellite wildlife centers across the country at a tune of 44 billion Shillings in the next financial year.
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17:43

MPs Question UWEC Officials Over UGX 1.2Bn 3

Last year, UWEC launched a fundraising drive to maintain the welfare of the animals after President Yoweri Museveni announced a national lock down to control the spread of Corona virus.
19:51
19:51

Excitement, Joy As Ugandan Olympic Medalists Receive Heroic Welcome 3 3 Top story

The Higher Education State Minister, John Chrysostom Muyingo and officials from the Ministry of Education and Sports, the Uganda Athletic Federation and the National Council of Sports received the team.
10:21
10:21

Uganda Airlines to Commence Dubai Flights in September-Acting CEO 2 4 Top story

She noted that the national carrier had initially planned to start flying to Dubai, United Arab Emirates on July 16. However, the company had to postpone the launch because UAE suspended flights to Uganda to combat the spread of COVID-19.
08:12
08:12

Buddu County Struggles to Complete Renovation of Headquarters Ahead of Kabaka’s Visit Buganda kingdom 2 2

The house which was initially built in 1935 was after its renovation meant to be handed over as a souvenir present to Kabaka Ronald Mutebi II, on his 28th coronation anniversary which will be celebrated on Saturday in Nkoni palace in Masaka.
11:51
11:51

Relief on Musambwa Island as L. Victoria Water Levels Recede 2 1

Enoch Ntale, Coordinator- Musambwa Island Joint Conservation Organisation -MIJCO, says they will improve their conservation operations starting with rehabilitating the breeding colonies which were devastated by the floods.
09:33
09:33

New Rhino Born At Ziwa Sanctuary In Nakasongola 1 Top story

UWA spokesperson, Bashir Hangi, says that the birth of the Rhino is a clear testimony that the sanctuary has the ability to multiply the rhinos, conserve as well build confidence among tourists.
10:42
10:42

Conservationists Want Apaa Market Closed for Illegally Operating in Protected Areas Friends of Zoka 4 2

Both NFA and UWA say that the market is located in the protected areas of Zoka Central Forest Reserve and the East Madi Wildlife Reserve and argue that it is threatening the two natural resources.
10:08
10:08

Tourists Hail Uganda For Keeping Tourism Sector Open 3 7

Roganeil Bongaus from Holland jetted into Uganda in June after he was forced to cancel his earlier travel last year when the country closed its borders. He says that there is a sense of safety with strict health measures put in place across the national parks he had visited so far.
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