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16:26
16:26

Heavy Rains Worsen Road Network in Pader 1 2

Pajule Sub-county Chairperson Brilliant Tito Okello, who is also the Roads Committee chairperson says that many community access and district roads in his area have been heavily devastated by rains. The most affected include Pajule-Amoko lgwai and Acholi bur-lira roads.
16:13
16:13

Mbale City Chokes on Uncollected Garbage, Stench 5 1

Stephen Mudomo, a butcher along Kumi road says the stench and flies from the garbage have chased away his customer.
15:34
15:34

Excitement as Kotido Finally Connected to National Grid 2 1

Simon Peter Opolot, a mechanic says the power is now crucial factor in small industrial work citing himself who has now been able to start a metal fabrication workshop at Ministry of Works Village in Kotido town.
13:37
13:37

Residents Petition RDC Over Shoddy Work 3 1 Top story

Pule James Okello, a resident of Aboko parish observed that the culverts installed on Aboko-Chawente road especially at Omakomac, Awuku SDS Church and dam Alolo are small and weak, a reason why they broke down one week after installation.
12:27
12:27

Farmers Decry Poor Soybean Prices 1

Solomon Oketta, another farmer in Ongako Sub County wants the district to intervene in what he calls exploitation of their energy and resources by produce dealers.
14:35
14:35

Former Street Children in Gulu to Benefit From UGX 678M Vocational Training Project 2 2

Christine Latigo the Country Director for Generation in Actions says that the beneficiaries are girls aged between 8-15 years. They were picked from the streets of Gulu City between March and May this year.
13:51
13:51

Onduparaka FC Loses Bus Offer from China Over Lack of Funds 1 2

Bernard Atiku the MP Ayivu and Patron for Onduparaka FC who secured the deal for the club says that he will lose 10,000 US dollars out of the 30,000 UD dollars he had paid as commitment fee after failing to meet the deadline for the bus deal.
12:47
12:47

Ugandans Hold UGX 8.5 Trillion in Fixed Deposits– BOU Bank of Uganda 1

Bank of Uganda data shows that in May 2020, the amount of Ugandans have in banks as term deposits reached 8.5trillion shillings, the highest amount ever held there in a single month.
16:59
16:59

Gov’t Asked to Fund Local Think Tanks 1 1

Prof Ezra Suruma, the former finance minister, said the government has to come in and fund their research. He said this can be done through the creation of an independent body or panel that can distribute these funds to several think tanks such that they aren’t biased.
13:36
13:36

Gulu Task Force Resorts to Home Quarantine for Covid-19 Suspected Cases Elegu Town Council 1 3

Already 828 suspected contacts have been placed under home quarantine as opposed to being in the designated institutional isolation centre at Gulu School of Health Sciences located in East Division of Gulu City.
11:23
11:23

From Brick to Plastic Walls: Mukono Teacher Builds Green Houses with Plastic Bottles 4 3

Allan Obbo, the founder of the project says it has demonstrated that littered plastic bottles can be an alternative building material as well cleaning the environment.
11:16
11:16

Kenya Not to Quarantine Ugandans As Country Opens Airspace Uganda Airlines 1

The list of countries where Tanzania, a key partner in the East African Community, is not named has, however, instigated fights in the region. The Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority has consequently banned Kenya Airways from flying to Dar Es Salaam.
09:06
09:06

Market Vendors in Gulu, LOP Defy Covid-19 Guidelines Olailong Market 2 3

The meeting turned rowdy when Aol disclosed that she had come with one million shillings to give to the vendors as seed capital.
20:28
20:28

More than 1,000 Vendors Vacate Cerelendo Market in Gulu financial resources 1 2

After five years in the court, Justice Stephen Mubiru, the Resident Gulu High Court Judge issued a permanent injunction on May 9, 2019, restraining the vendors and their agents from interfering with Ojok's property rights.
17:58
17:58

Banks Boost Customers’ Confidence in Insurance – Players 1 3

According to the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA), the industry regulator, premiums collected through bancassurance channels raised from 26 billion Shillings in 2018 to 53.6 billion Shillings in 2019. This accounted for 5.5 per cent contribution to the total premiums written in the year.
17:32
17:32

Private School Teachers in Mukono Opt for Casual Jobs for Survival 2 4

Micheal Matherere, a primary seven science teacher we found clearing a community road at Ttakajunge in Nama Sub County, together with five others, told URN that he has been involved in all kinds of work to support his family since the lockdown because his employer stopped remitting salaries during the same month that the schools were closed.
13:59
13:59

Hope Fades as Multi-Million Rhino Camp Market Goes to Waste 3 3

The facility which was set up at a cost of 760 million shillings, under the North West Small Holder Agricultural Program, is rotting away after traders abandoned it and instead, created another market at Okubani, three kilometres from Rhino Camp trading centre.
12:07
12:07

Buyende Residents Irked by Poor State of Roads Kamuli 4 1

The affected roads include the 68km Kamuli-Bukungu road and the 58km Buyende-Kidera road.
10:52
10:52

Lake Kyoga Fishermen Exempted From Taxes For Six Months Minister Helen Adoa 1 1

Adona says that the tax holiday for fishermen is to help them recover from the losses incurred during the fishing ban.
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