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17:20
17:20

Modern Abattoir Lies Idle in Nakasongola slaughter houses 1

The Directors of the company said the modern abattoir worth 6 million dollars had the capacity to produce 60 tons of beef and 80 tons of goat meat per day.
14:33
14:33

Loans Officer Resigns Job, Earns from Craft Shoes COVID 19 Lockdown 4 1

In March 2020 the government closed schools over COVID 19 pandemic sending both teachers and students back home. Oliver Nanono, then working for Bayport Financial Services, was also hit hard because her major clientele comprising of teachers couldn't apply for loans due to the closure of schools. Just a month into the lockdown, Nanono resolved to resign her job at the Luwero branch and ventured into learning how to make craft shoes.
09:01
09:01

Luwero Taxi Drivers Accuse Leaders of Embezzling Welfare Funds savings 1 4

About 64 taxi drivers and conductors at Balikyewunya Luwero –Nakasongola taxi stage accuse their leaders led by Chairperson Uthman Mukasa Kiddu of embezzling up to 71 million Shillings which was saved over the last three years.
17:14
17:14

Deadline Looms for Traders to Vacate Supreme Council Land in Luwero eviction of traders 1 3

Luwero Town Clerk Irene Nakamatte issued a notice In July directing the District Kadhi Sheikh Ramadhan Mulindwa to stop operations of the market that was established on part of the 20-acre piece of land belonging to the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council. The market was established two months ago by Kadhi Mulindwa at Kalongomiti Zone in Luwero town.
11:00
11:00

Luwero Market Wrangles Escalate After Collapse of Talks Among Rival Muslim Factions 1 6 Top story

The Luwero District LC 5 Chairman, Erastus Kibirango was the chief mediator between the two groups. However, when the Kibuli group and Nadduli turned up at his office for renewal of the talks before the tour, Kibirango informed them that he had pulled out after getting a letter asking him to stop meddling in Muslim affairs.
17:18
17:18

Luwero Muslim Leaders Suspend Further Allocation of Space in Disputed Market technical institute 4 1 Top story

According to Kibirango, during the meeting, they agreed to suspend further allocation of space to vendors to erect stalls till Monday next week when they have inspected the land. He says their findings will determine whether or not to allow the establishment of the market on the land.
16:13
16:13

Luwero Town Council, District Kadhi Clash over Market islamic teaching 1 3

On Monday, more than 100 vendors started erecting market stalls on land belonging to Uganda Muslim Supreme Council in Katale zone in Luwero town council. It is said that the District Kadhi Sheikh Ramadhan Mulindwa offered a part of the 20-acre piece of land to host the vendors to sell mainly agricultural produce.
11:58
11:58

Slight Price Increase On Foodstuff, Meat Ahead of Easter Sunday 2 1 Top story

Zziwa explains that they used to slaughter over 100 head of cattle during the Easter and Christmas seasons but today less than 35 head of cattle have been slaughtered in Luwero Central market.
17:34
17:34

Sugarcane Trucks Plying Murram Roads in Luwero Worry Residents accidents 1 3

Abubaker Ssematimba, the LC 3 Chairman of Kikyusa sub-county says that the trucks carry heavy loads leading to damage of culverts along the roads, which were meant for light vehicles.
23:46
23:46

Bar Owners in Luwero Count Lossess COVID Pandemic 1 5

Violet Nansasi Kasasa the Manager of Biva Hotel in Luwero the town council says that by now she would have stocked over 50 crates of beer for sale on 31st and New Year day.
16:18
16:18

Luweero Vendors to Work In Shifts as Roadside Markets Re-Open COVID 19 1 3

Phoebe Namulindwa, the Chairperson of the task force says that the markets have been reopened today after a meeting in which the leaders committed to implementing all measures to combat the spread of the virus. These include wearing face masks, observing the recommended social distance, using sanitisers and taking extra measures to decongest the markets.
17:04
17:04

Social Distancing Still Tall Order for Luweero Markets roadside markets 1 4

Three of the roadside markets have already been closed on the directive of the task force after they failed to implement the Standard Operating Procedures aimed at combating the spread of the virus. The affected markets are Balikyejusa, Balikyewunya and Wobulenzi roadside market.
17:59
17:59

Three Roadside Markets in Luweero Closed For Defying COVID-19 Guidelines COVID 19 1 4

On Monday, Policemen commanded by Luweero District Police Commander Abraham Tukundane raided the markets and issued an ultimatum of 15 minutes to vendors to vacate the markets or be evicted by force.
08:04
08:04

Luweero District Projects UGX 300m Shortfall in Local Revenue businesses 1 4

The district had planned to collect over one billion shillings in local revenue in the financial year 2019/2020. However, the district has realized only 562 million Shillings, with just a month to end of the financial year.
18:03
18:03

Luweero Millers Stuck with Maize Flour as Sales Dwindle feeds 1 4

The sales fell drastically from the time president Yoweri Museveni directed all non-essential businesses to close to encourage Ugandans to stay home and limit person to person contact. Although food stores and factories including grain millers remained operational in order to ensure that the people access what to eat, many of them are making losses with little or no sales.
10:39
10:39

Elderly Persons Struggle to Survive meals 1 6 Top story

80-year-old Justine Nakijjoba, a resident of Kakoolo zone in Luweero town explains that her daughter who was working in a restaurant in a restaurant to support her was sent back home after it was closed due to lack of customers.
14:55
14:55

Luweero Market Vendors Working in Shifts social distancing 1 2

Abdul Majid Ssemwanga the Chairperson of Kasana Market Traders’ Association the market hosts over 300 traders and it was difficult to implement four meters circumferential distance.
13:07
13:07

Power Extension Excites Bukusu Trading Centre Residents development 3 1

Located less than 10-kilometres off the Kampala-Gulu highway, the trading centre has operated without electricity over the years.
14:44
14:44

Kasana Hotel Apartments Builders Strike Over Pay 1 6

Simon Ebanu, a builder at the site explains that Haidery Construction sub contracted them through engineer Richard Gidagui to construct a slab at the apartments. Each of them is expected to earn between Shillings 15,000-30000 each day.
15:37
15:37

Luweero Bishop Challenges Gov't On Internet Costs airtel 1 3 Top story

Bishop Kironde says although the new system will eliminate middlemen and cut the costs involved in processing a passport, it may not help people in rural areas because of the high internet costs.
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