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Apr 2021 6 results
14:42
14:42

Lira Councilors Blame Finance Ministry for Unpaid Allowances MInistry of Finance 3

Francis Okello Olwa, the Lira District Communication Officer blames the delayed approval of their requisition on the Ministry of Finance and Local Government, saying the process has now taken more than two weeks.
14:08
14:08

Busia Customs Road too Narrow for Trucks, Border Community Complains 4

The mayor says that they initially made a proposal to UNRA for construction of a three way road entering in Kenya and another one that connects back to Uganda for about 16Kilometers from the one stop boarder post to Busitema junction, to accomodate the trucks that do import and exports of goods as well as changing the face of Busia town to standard in terms of road networks.
14:02
14:02

Acholi Leaders, Farmers See No Solution to Elephants Invasion 1 7

Oryema says although they have in the past been told to plant crops such as chili, dig trenches and set up beehives near their crop gardens these haven’t helped. He says that when he visited Kenya in 2015, he saw the use electric fence and drones to chase roaming elephants also fail.
13:19
13:19

Lack of Certified Skills to Deny Ugandans Jobs in Oil and Gas Industry 5

The oil production sector will at peak employ 11,000 to 15,000 people with internationally certified skills, and expectations are that the figures will shoot up.
12:26
12:26

Safe boda Riders Frustrate Cashless Paying Clients 4 1 Top story

Maureen Aguti, a regular Safe boda user says that at times it is a necessary option when one is out of cash. She however, says that to her dismay the riders lash at her for using the cashless option.
08:39
08:39

Truckers Strike Over South Sudan Armed Attacks Truck Drivers 4 2 Top story

Zedi Male, the Vice-chairperson of the Truck Driver’s Association, insists that the attacks are not being perpetrated by rebels as the South Sudanese authorities are claiming but they are being executed by government forces. Male says that the latest attack occurred near a military barracks.
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