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11:20
11:20

UCAA Positions Entebbe Airport For 3.5 million Passengers Aviation 3 Top story

During a briefing with journalists, UCAA top management highlighted the progress of developments, which include the commissioning of a new passenger terminal on January 10, 2024, just before hosting two major conferences: the Non-Aligned Movement conference and the Commonwealth Parliamentary Speakers and Presiding Officers conference.
08:36
08:36

Co-ops Tipped on Transformation Through Agricultural Tourism cooperative 5 1

Leonard Okello, the Chief Executive Officer at the Institute says this was one of the reasons that they decided on a fully paid trip for the most innovative cooperative society, to one of the top tourism centres in the country.
09:06
09:06

Blacksmiths in Kabale Demand Recognition 3 1

Moses Kasingu , a one of the blacksmiths from Hamuganda village in Bukoora parish says that he has spent about 10 years in blacksmithing activity.
08:03
08:03

Lamogi Chiefdom Seek UGX5 Billion Compensation Over Ruined Heritage Site Northern Uganda 1 3

According to Onen, while the Lamogi cultural institution had believed it was for investment, they later realized the investor was targeting Guru Guru Hill where he had begun excavating rocks for personal gains.
14:35
14:35

Entebbe Records 6,000 Passengers Daily for Three Consecutive Months COVID-19 pandemic 1 1

Statistics availed by Vianney Mpungu Luggya, the Manager Public Affairs at the Uganda Civil Aviation Authority – UCAA reveals that the number included 93,884 and 83,483 departing and arriving passengers respectively.
10:46
10:46

Former VP Begins Work, Directs Cancellation of Kitubulu Titles Environment 4 4

Bukenya who invited officials from the National Forestry Authority, National Environment Management Authority, Entebbe Municipal Council, Ministry of Water, Lands and Environment, and a civil society group acting on the environment was shocked to hear that portions of the forest have been parceled out and handed to individuals and companies for private development.
10:17
10:17

Pictorial: National Team Preps For World Cross Country Championships Top story

With a roster boasting over 27 skilled athletes, the team has set up camp at the Trinity Biblical Institute in Kapchorwa.
07:50
07:50

British High Commission Embarks on Mutuba Tree Growing, Popularisation to Promote Creative Economy cultural heritage 2

This initiative aims to safeguard heritage, particularly the culturally significant Kiganda fabric alias Lubugo made from the Mutuba Tree, while also addressing environmental concerns such as climate change.
10:02
10:02

Madi Okollo Residents Warned Against Poaching Translocated Kobs 1 4 Top story

During an official function to receive the Kobs at Ajai Wildlife Reserve, Sam Mwandha, the Executive Director of UWA, urged local leaders to collaborate with the authority to safeguard the newly introduced animals as well as those yet to be translocated.
16:12
16:12

UWEC Seeks UGX10Bn for Lion Population Recovery Project 1 2

Dr. James Musinguzi, the UWEC’s Executive Director in statement said the funds will facilitate breeding of the lions in three selected National Parks in the country so as to avert the dwindling population of the big cats currently being threatened by the increasing human-wildlife conflict.
17:40
17:40

UGX 1.163Bn Consultancy Work for UWEC Perimeter Wall Fence Shocks MPs 3 1

While defending their Ministerial Policy Statement, and Budget Estimates for the Financial Year 2024/2025 on Tuesday, David Musingo, UWEC’s Acting Executive Director told the Committee that they procured the services of C4D International Limited, a building and engineering firm for the wall fence construction given the complexity of land the entity sits on.
08:17
08:17

UWA Starts Translocation of Kobs to Ajai Wildlife Reserve Uganda Kobs 3 1 Top story

Fred Kiiza, the chief warden in Murchison Falls National Park, explained that the translocation exercise is scheduled to continue this week, with additional batches of Kobs being relocated
07:20
07:20

Man held for Hacking into Tour Company Email, Defrauding Tourist 2

Between February 26th and 28th, 2024, Kasirye purportedly gained unauthorized access to the email of Safari Vocational and Travel Services, owned by Jason Nuwamanya in Kabale District.
11:51
11:51

UWA Starts Survey of Households Inside Ajai Wildlife Reserve 11 households 4 1

John Makombo, the Director of Conservation at UWA, explains that once the survey is completed, a report will be shared with the affected households. Subsequently, a land and property valuer will be engaged to assess and value the property of the affected persons, facilitating the compensation and relocation process.
13:17
13:17

UWA To Translocate Other Wildlife Species To Ajai Wildlife Reserve In Madi Okollo District 3 1

While speaking during an extra-ordinary council meeting at Madi Okollo Headquarters on Wednesday, John Makombo, the Director in Charge of Conservation at Uganda Wildlife Authority explains that as part of the activities under habitat manipulation, they plan to translocate a number of Uganda Kobs and Buffaloes as pioneer stock for habitat suitability preparation for the white rhinos.
07:52
07:52

UWA Backtracks On Plans To Expand Ajai Wildlife Reserve 4 1

In December 2022, UWA announced plans to acquire an additional 26.58 square kilometers of land on the southern part of the wildlife reserve, following a recommendation of the rhino habitat feasibility study that found out that the current state of the reserve cannot support substantial rhino breeding.
10:42
10:42

Uganda to Join Africa Single Air Transport Market By End Of June IGAD 3 4

The SAATM is a project of the African Union to create a single market for air transport in Africa. The single market is supposed to allow significant freedom of air transport in Africa to and among member states, advancing the AU's Agenda 2063 (Sustainable, inclusive growth and development strategy over fifty years.
13:11
13:11

Ministers Irked by Mismanagement of Barlonyo Massacre Site 6 2

In 2019, the Ministry of Tourism committed to upgrading the site into a tourism destination. However, the site has been turned into a market by vendors displaying their merchandise on the monument. The site ground also has turned into a grazing area for domestic animals.
10:41
10:41

Gorilla Permit Scandal; UWA Dismisses Four Staff 1 3

UWA Executive Director Samuel Mwandha the authority's decisions are not in any way related to probes being conducted by the auditor general or CID over the same matter.
12:35
12:35

Catholic Bishops Start Week Long Retreat Kampala Archdiocese 4 6

News of the retreat was disclosed by the Kampala Archbishop Paul Ssemogerere and Bishop Joseph Anthony Zziwa of Kiyinda Mityana Diocese during celebrations to mark one hundred fourty five years of the arrival of the first Catholic Missionaries, Fr. Lourdel and Bro. Amans at Kiguungu – Entebbe.
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