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15:46
15:46

Property Valuation Appeals Delay Local Revenue Collection in Mukono 1 2

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.
20:43
20:43

Kyaggwe County to Compensate Depositors Defrauded by Former Sacco Management 2

Elijah Bogeere Lubanga Mulembya, the Kyaggwe County Head, says that a huge number of complainants has overwhelmed them ever since they declared plans of revamping the Sacco.
13:16
13:16

Fire Guts Over 100 Houses at Kiziru Landing Site, Leaves Hundreds Homeless 3 3

Rogers Kamya, the Chairperson Kiziru landing site, says three people sustained minor injuries while trying to stop the fire. He says the fire destroyed over ten boat engines, 20 goats, shops, church and mosque. He says several people are now homeless and need temporary shelter.
07:34
07:34

Farmers Cautioned Against Using Toxic Maize for Animal, Poultry Feeds 1 1

Uganda's maize products received strong criticism this month after the Agriculture and Food Authority-AFA in Kenya banned imports from Uganda on account that they contained aflatoxins, which were dangerous for human health.
15:08
15:08

Nakifuma County Leaders Mooting for District Status 3

The leaders have formed a steering committee to work on the legal process and also present a proposal to Mukono District Council.
11:55
11:55

Kyaggwe County Head Irritated Over Sell of Parish Court Land 1 2

Mulembya accuses Robert Lusambya, a renowned real estate dealer of masterminding the sale of kingdom land in Kyaggwe County. He wants Buganda loyalists in Kyaggwe to unite and defend the kingdom’s land.
12:21
12:21

Police seal off Construction Site on Contested Land in Mukono Central Town 1 1

“Ensure that all parties involved are served with the copy of the said order. Take note, that no execution shall take place until further orders of court” Mutungi notes in the letter addressed to Mukono Division Police Commander Abubakar Musiho.
16:02
16:02

Oil Palm Growing Threatening Food Security in Buvuma VODP 3 4 Top story

George William Telebajo, another resident says the project took advantage of the poverty in Buvuma to trick them into selling their land cheaply. He notes that several residents have ended up in jail for stealing food while others are now sleeping in wooden cubical at landing sites.
17:32
17:32

Repeated Katosi Water Works Irks Mukono Town Traders 1 2

Joseph Tayebwa, the owner of Bilal Restaurant says they are yet to suspend work until works are completed. He notes that they adhered to the plan of construction works last year but they have been surprised again to see the contractor removing pipes and relaying them again.
11:27
11:27

Mukono Residents Protest Delayed Compensation By SGR 1 2

The residents from the villages of Kigombya and Kiwugo argue that, ever since SGR officials earmarked their property for compensation in 2016, they are yet to be compensated.
16:22
16:22

Over 200 Mukono Residents Face Eviction 1 2

The late Kitooke’s widow, Mary Nalwadda says that the family partitioned the land and unanimously agreed to develop it but is challenged by the illegal settlers.
20:04
20:04

UCU Embarks on Renovation of Theological Collage Gate, Campus Beautification 4 2

With the emerging developments at the university, a new main gate was constructed, however the current Vice Chancellor Dr Aaron Mushengyezi says the old gate (Bishop Tucker gate) portrays the glory and genesis of UCU but it has been ignored over years.
16:44
16:44

Meat Prices Hiked in Mukono Ahead of Christmas Day 2 1

Prices have increased from 12,000 Shillings to between 15,000 to 17,000 Shillings a kilo, depending on the location of the selling point. According to butchers in Mukono municipality, their target was slaughtering about 100 cows but have only managed to slaughter 40 cowsnand 15 goats compared to last year when they slaughtered 90 cows and 20 goats.
14:44
14:44

Sugarcane Growers Facing Financial Ruin due to Buyer Delays 4 1

Proscovia Nabukalu one of the farmers says has lost about 60 tons of sugarcane after cutting them down upon receiving the harvesting permit but the company did not send trucks to pick them ending up drying in gardens. Currently each ton of sugarcane fetches about 9, 9000 shillings, down from 160,000 shillings three years ago.
16:31
16:31

Orion Investigated for Vandalizing Umeme Transformers 2 3 Top story

Orion Transformers and Electrics Limited specializes in the supply, repair and export of industrial automation equipment. It is one of the companies contracted by Umeme to repair its transformers.
15:54
15:54

Formation of SACCOs Stirs Confusion Among Emyooga Beneficiaries in Mukono 1 3

Several group members claim that they were promised to receive and have full control of the funds by the district leaders after fulfilling all the requirements, but are instead directed to form and register their groups under SACCOs at the Sub-county level.
14:39
14:39

Mukono Market Vendors Protest Over Prolonged Blackout Mukono Police 3

The vendors staged demos at 3 points in the market, burning tyres in the middle of the road and blocking vehicles that tend to opt for the route as a way of beating the traffic on the Kampala- Jinja highway.
12:02
12:02

NRM Music Studio Stirs Controversy among Members in Mukono 1 3

The studio known as M-records, was set up at the beginning of this month in fulfilment of a pledge that was made by President Yoweri Museveni six years ago, to support talented party members, to record audio and visual productions at a lower cost.
14:04
14:04

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

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.
07:48
07:48

Mukono Diocese Turns Nakanyonyi Conference Hall into Face Mask Factory 1 2 Top story

Debrah Zawedde Ssetyabule, the Manager of Entrepreneurship center, says they are operating the workshop in partnership with Uganda Tailoring Association, which is responsible for producing and distribution of government masks in the country. He says they are also targeting the wider market of church founded schools and institutions.
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