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22:59
22:59

Free Media Airtime for Gov't to be Streamlined - Nabakooba 1 1

During a meeting on Monday, journalists told Nabakooba that the hour is being misused while at the same time it is causing loses to the media industry since it is for free.
22:26
22:26

700 Flood Victims in Kwania District Receive Relief Food 3 1

The consignment is part of the 100 bags of beans, 200 bags of maize flour, 500 pieces of blankets and 300 pieces of tarpaulins that was sent to the district recently by the office of the prime Minister.
18:55
18:55

EU Gives Uganda Ushs140b For Emergencies

The Commissioner for Crisis Management, Janez Lenarčič, says this is in response to the increasing cases of emergencies in the region due to floods, desert locusts and COVID-19 in 2020.
18:31
18:31

Budget Committee Directs Minister Kasaija to Fund Judiciary 4 1 Top story

Minister Matia Kasaija on Monday appeared before the Committee to present the 3.48 trillion additional budget that has caused an increase of the proposed National Budget for the coming financial year 2021/2022 from 41.29 trillion initially presented by the Minister last week to 44.77 trillion.
17:14
17:14

Gov’t Allocates UGX 200M to Each MP for Vehicle 4 1

The change is comprised in the 3.48 trillion additional budget that the Minister of Finance, Matia Kasaija today presented before Parliament’s Budget Committee. This additional budget increases the proposed National Budget from 41.29 trillion initially presented by the Minister last week to 44.77 trillion.
16:25
16:25

Rubanda Road Gangs Protest Non-Payment of Wages 3

Patrick Mugisha, one of the affected road gang members, say that he signed a contract with the district to work as the supervisor of Ihanga-Kyamabare Nyaruhanga road that connects Bubaare and Hamurwa sub-county.
15:46
15:46

Property Valuation Appeals Delay Local Revenue Collection in Mukono 2 1

George Masengere, the Mukono Municipal Spokesperson says they are waiting for the tribunal to rule on the appeals whether or not to declare and dispose of debts of all academic institutions, factories and hotels that challenged the valuations.
15:03
15:03

Gov't, EU Sinks UGX 16 Billion to Upgrade Atiak-Laropi Motorway Atiak-Laropi road 1 3

The road starts in Atiak at a junction of the Gulu-Atiak-Nimule highway and runs a north-westerly direction traversing through the trading centres of Dzaipi, Pakelle and ends up at the ferry landing site on the Albert Nile.
09:50
09:50

Vets Demand Independent Animal & Fisheries Ministry 5

The President of the Uganda Veterinary Association Dr. Dan Kasibule says there is a need to recentralize their activities to the level of a ministry. The Animal Health Commissioner Dr Adenum says President Yoweri Museveni does not believe that it takes a lot of academic and professional effort to be a vet.
08:03
08:03

NDA Moves to Register Herbalists 2 3

According to Mutyaba, the Health Ministry has since established that 60% of Ugandans consume herbal medicine. He reveals that NDA has so far registered and cleared over 180 locally made herbal medicines.
07:42
07:42

Kasese Remote Communities To Be Connected To Solar Power Starting Next Month 5 2

D’ujanga told URN that the ministry is to invest more resources and work with private sector partners to support strategies aimed at increasing access to clean energy in rural and peri-urban areas.
07:00
07:00

Construction of UGX 4.5Bn Kwania District Admin Block Stalls 1 1

Basil Okello Onac, the Kwania District LC V Chairperson, says that the project hit a snag when the contractor ran short of funds and abandoned the site. He says the contract period has also elapsed, but they have granted the contractor’s request for an extension.
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