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18:00

Sudhir Acquires Simbamanyo Building after Owner Defaults on Bank Loan equity bank

The building which houses the Ministry of Gender offices, Kampala Imaging Centre, among others was initially owned by Simbamanyo Estates Limited, an entity owned by businessman Peter Kamya. The tenants and occupants were informed in a notice dated October 8, 2020, that the building had been bought off by Meera Investments Limited.
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COVID-19 Sinks 40m Sub-Saharan Africans into Abject Poverty - Word Bank economic recovery 3

“The road to recovery may be long, and it may be steep, but prioritizing policy actions and investments that address the challenge of creating more, better and inclusive jobs will pave the way for a faster, stronger and inclusive recovery for African countries,” said Albert Zeufack, World Bank Chief Economist for the Africa regions.
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14:04

Investment Authority Forms Team to Monitor COVID-19 SOPs in Industrial Parks 1 2

The task force will be operating under the Mukono district task force to ensure implementation of spacing guidelines within working areas, the availability of sanitizing and handwashing stations, use of temperature guns and fumigation of busy places.
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13:26

Student Leaders Want University Tuition Payment Policies Suspended Makerere University 6 3

The student’s leaders held a press conference today at Makerere and raised a number of concerns from the students they lead ahead of government plans to reopen universities and among them was that of tuition payment.
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Mt. Meru Millers On Spot Over Poor Waste Disposal in Lira 8 2

Polycarp William Okello, who neighbours the factory, says he has grown rice in a nearby wetland but he is not expecting any yield after his crop started drying up due to the waste.
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Glory and Gloom; How Mbale Turned Dirty 58 Years Later Mbale city 5 3 Top story

For those that have lived here before or immediately after Independence, Mbale’s current state is disheartening and calls for urgent attention.
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09:44

Don't Vote Politicians Who Derail COVID-19 Fight - PSFU COVID 19 Pandemic 2

The ED, Badagawa, expressed worry that politicians' ignoring SOPs will increase the Covid-19 prevalence in Uganda and the fight will be longer than it should have been, leading to a prolonged slowdown in the economy.
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Mobile Banking on Its Knees. How Safe is Your Money? 4 2 Top story

Up to 9 billion Shillings could have been stolen by criminals who hacked into the cash transfer process between Stanbic Bank and the telecommunications companies.
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Banking Sector joins DTB against Ham Kiggundu Case Judgement Commercial court

In a statement, UBA is now rallying all government business facilitation agencies like Uganda Revenue Authority, Uganda Investment Authority, the Ministry of Finance and the Judiciary, as well as private-sector agencies to join "join us in addressing the implications of the judgement and assist in avoiding the adverse effects" of the judgement on the economy and the country.
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