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15:46
15:46

EAC Trade: New Chief's Approach Restoring Hope in Integration Process EAC Integration 1

Dr Peter Mutuku Mathuki takes over a secretariat that is facing challenges ranging from financial shortages as many countries were not up-to-date in their remittances. “Even where countries had issues with either one another or with the secretariat, Richard Sezibera would personally reach out to them and encourage them to pay,” said EALA member, Fred Mukasa Mbidde, of the former SG.
19:28
19:28

Gen Wamala: The Man Pushing for Transport Revolution Gen Katumba Wamala 1

Prior to his appointment as a full cabinet minister, Gen. Katumba served as State Minister for Transport for two years. Under his docket lay the roads sector that covers the railway, taxis, buses and Boda-boda, water transport as well as the aviation and other related services.
08:06
08:06

What's in a Name? Environmentalists Unimpressed by Total Name Change 2

"This outcome is, I think, the best response to commentators who predicted, and in some cases even hoped for an investor rebellion against the company, and responds to those who act more as activists than shareholders," said Pouyanne. But Environmentalists and a chunk of the shareholders say TotalEnergy must do more to convince that they are abiding by their promises.
16:58
16:58

Tourism Sector Recovering Steadily, Ministry 2

The UWA Executive Director, Sam Mwandha says domestic revenues are still limited mainly because of the continued closure of schools, which are the main contributors to local visitors to the parks.
08:08
08:08

UIA Angry, No Money for Dubai Expo Due October 3

Despite the importance of the expo, the Director-General of the Uganda Investments Authority, Lawrence Byensi expresses disappointment that the National Task Force is yet to receive money from the Finance Ministry with just about four months to the start of the expo.
17:38
17:38

Police Officers Rush to (Re)Join Force’s SACCO Because of New, Good Management 2 1

“We have managed to reduce on the expenditure in the Sacco canteen, moving away from a loss of 73million Shillings suffered in 2019 to realising a profit of 750 million Shillings in 2020. We have also been able to reduce on most of the expenditures as reflected in the financial statement which has boosted our net profit from Shs315m in 2019 to Shs2.631Bn in 2020,” Omoding said.
20:19
20:19

What Does Separation of Mobile Money From Telecoms Mean?

Mustapha Mugisa, an investigator of financial fraud and a forensics expert says the government wants the new companies to be subjected to Financial Intelligence Authority (FIA) guidelines due to the big sums of money going through the platform.
19:09
19:09

KCCA To Review Old Taxi Park Stages Before Reopening 1 2

The Chairman of the Uganda Transport Development Agency- UTRADA Mustafa Mayambala says they also need to resort the issues of leadership at stages outside the Park. At Burton street there is a Bweyogerere stage just like there is in the Old Taxi Park.
09:27
09:27

Operation Komboa Cuts Power Losses back to17.9% -Umeme

Since inception, Umeme together with the Uganda Police Force have discovered more than 5000 metre anomalies and disconnected close to 3,700 direct supplies and arrested over 4000 people, says Christine Namutebi, Umeme Metering Services Manager.
17:07
17:07

Chaos in Kyebando as Heir is Evicted from Family House 2 4

The conflict in the family of late John Nsubuga Musoke, a former employee of the Ministry of Gender stems from the alleged unequal distribution of money earned from rentals, and an attempt to sell a piece of land, part of the inheritance.
09:16
09:16

Is President Suluhu the New Hope for EAC integration? 2 Top story

"She has indicated that EAC Integration Agenda is on top of her programs, having made her first visit to Uganda to witness the Petroleum deal.” says outgoing EAC Affairs Minister Julius Wandera Maganda.
12:48
12:48

Artisanal Miners Jostle with Investor over Kassanda Gold Mines 1 1

The artisanal miners are plotting against the renowned banker Abbas Mawanda, and the investor Rashed Alsuwaid of Horizon Energy Ltd in a conflict which also entangles former Member of Parliament Muyanja Mbabali, businessman Amos Nzeyi, the Maviri Family, and USU Group.
11:24
11:24

Boda Boda Riders Call for Revival of Trainings 4

The riders who are attending a training on safety by Safe Way Right Way, note that they have been infiltrated by wrong elements and authorities are not doing much to streamline the industry.
18:43
18:43

TOTAL Commences Ground Works For Crude Processing Facility In Buliisa 1

Total contracted Mota Engil Uganda, a subsidiary of Portugal-based construction group Mota-Engil, for the initial works that include bush clearing, fencing, construction of drainage and internal roads at the site.
07:44
07:44

UGX 200b Disbursed as Red Tape Delays Emyooga Cash in Banks 5

The Uganda Microfinance Support Centre (MSC) which is managing the funds says they have been overwhelmed by the numbers requesting for the money, yet the funds are limited. According to the centre, Emyooga was launched by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni in August 2019 as part of government’s strategies to transform 68% of Ugandan homesteads from subsistence to market-oriented production.
12:14
12:14

Local Entrepreneurs Tipped On Cheap, Patient Capital long-term capital 2

The Country Director, Ascent Africa, Richard Mugera says opening up business to private equity investors is one of the easiest ways of lifting the company out of distress in the current business environment, when businesses are trying to recover.
18:33
18:33

Gov't Departments Not Yet Ready For NDP III- CSOs 5

Julius Mukunda, the Executive Director of the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group, CSBAG, says that even the 70% target was not adequate.
16:26
16:26

Pictorial; The New Look of the Kampala Old Taxi Park

So far, the pavement layer is almost completed with a small section left. The layer has been marked to enable taxis to park in an orderly manner. There are streets lights installed and steps constructed to ease the entry of passengers into the Park.
10:01
10:01

Dollar Weakens Further, Experts Expect it to Stay Flat Longer foreign exchange

The Bank of Uganda put the official exchange rate for the dollar at 3,529.39 buying and 3,539.39 selling by the close of the day. This was slightly firmer for the local currency from the opening of the day when the central bank quoted it at 3,530.22 buying and 3,540.22 selling.
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