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20:27
20:27

Government Dragged to Court Over Aswa Ranch 1 Top story

According to documents before the Constitutional Court, government is jointly sued with land boards from Agago, Kitgum, Amuru, Gulu, Lamwo, Nwoya, Omoro and Pader Districts. The applicants are challenging among others the presidential directive to Ministry of Agriculture on June 9th 2017 to allocate Aswa ranch to 20 individuals including companies with capacity to breed Ankole long horned cattle and others who can invest in livestock farming.
19:06
19:06

Mukono Diocese Secures UGX 500M For Construction of Modern Pig Abattoir UMSC 1 2 Top story

According to the structural plan, the abattoir will comprise of storage facilities to avoid contamination and a collection center for waste products. About 80 pigs will be slaughtered at the facility each day once completed.
18:04
18:04

Security Blocks People Power Consultation Meeting in Gulu 3 1

Gulu Resident District Commissioner Maj. Santos Okot Lapolo said the group did not meet the requirements as directed by Inspector-General of Police, under the Public Order Management Act-POMA.
14:04
14:04

Musician Arrested for Snubbing New-Year Concert in Kitgum 2 1

The event organizer Jackeline Oyella says she booked the musician because he severally mentioned the year 2020 in his songs, nearly a decade ago, adding that having him on that day made business sense. Oyella says she had made a down payment of 550,000 Shillings for Lil Roy’s performance and transport to Bomah hotel.
13:23
13:23

Makerere University Officials on the Spot Over Non-Disclosure of Investments 1

The Audit Committee of Council headed by Counsel Kiryowa Kiwanuka has asked that the matters regarding the non-disclosures by the officials be forwarded to police and the IGG for investigation and determination of whether the institution has any investments and if so how much.
12:09
12:09

UGX 1.4b Pineapple Factory Commissioned in Ntungamo pineapple growers 4 5

Mugume says that the construction of the factory has increased the price of Pineapples from 1,000 shillings to between 1,500 and 2,000 shillings. He also says that the number of Pineapple farmers has increased from 156 to 32,202 farmers.
10:33
10:33

Kitgum Market Contractor Asked to Expedite Construction Works kitgum main market 1 2

William Komakech, the Kitgum Resident District Commissioner, says that there is limited development at the market site at the moment compared to the duration the works commenced. He attributed the delay to bickering between the contractor and consultant.
09:46
09:46

Mak Graduation Gown Contractor Furious Over Non-Payment Makerere University 2 1

Uganda Radio Network has established that the contractor has not been paid a balance of 75 million shillings for gowns of the 69th Graduation Ceremony. The firm is paid around 900 million per year for the gowns.
07:08
07:08

Directors of Sham Crypto Currency Scheme Charged with 65 Offenses, Remanded Samson Lwanga 3 Top story

Prosecution told court that between February 14th 2018 and December 3rd 2019 at New Taxi Park in Kampala District, Lwanga and Nabunya conspired to commit a felony of obtaining money by false pretense contrary to the Penal Code Act.
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