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17:38
17:38

Long Dry Spell, Kenyan Market Push Tomato Prices Up market vendors 3

Rose Namusisi, a businesswoman in Kalerwe dealing in tomatoes, onions, carrots and green pepper, says that the demand for tomatoes in Kenya and South Sudan has forced prices in Uganda to shoot up. Currently, a box of tomatoes costs between Shillings 380 000 – 420 000.
13:07
13:07

Nakasongola Leaders Resort To Vigilantes To Fight Cattle Thefts Pastoralists 5 1 Top story

Sam Kigula, the LC 5 Chairman of Nakasongola district says that theft of animals has plunged pastoralists into poverty. He says Police has failed to end the thefts due to manpower problems. He says that to address the problem, they have resolved to form anti-cattle theft committees comprising seven vigilantes per village to patrol their village areas.
12:47
12:47

Aduku Town Council Youths Yet to Embrace Youth Livelihood Fund 2

Not a single youth in Aduku Town Council has benefited from the fund, according to a report by the Aduku Town Council Gender and Community sector. The report indicates that most of the youths in the town council have shunned the program.
12:23
12:23

KCCA Council Questions Election of New Leaders in City Markets as Power Struggles Continue 5 1

Nyanjura, told council mid this week that KCCA officials changed market leadership over weekends without engaging many vendors while in some cases, engaged a few vendors and appointed them to positions of leadership without following democratic procedures like an election.
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.
10:40
10:40

Government Gives Masaka Market Contactor Two More Months To Complete Market Masaka City Council 3

During her visit to the market in Friday, the Local Government State Minister, Jenifer Namuyangu asked the contractors to use the extra two more months to complete the market so that the vendors can use it.
08:48
08:48

Upgrade of Angetta, Awei Health Center IIs Stalls Ministry of Health 1

In May 2018, Alebtong district received Shillings 1 billion from the World Bank for the upgrade of the two Health Center to HCIII's under the Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfer Program for Results- IFTPR, intended to improve health service delivery to the community. The district contracted Otada Holdings Company Limited to undertake the works.
08:05
08:05

Lyantonde Authorities Relax Quarantine 2

Dr. Ronald Bameka, the Lyantonde District Veterinary Officer, says that they have decided to relax quarantine in some areas of the district, which have not reported any case of FMD.
Apr 2021 8 results