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20:05
20:05

If You Need Us, We Stay - TotalEnergies 1

Groueix, TotalEnergies E&P Uganda, is confident that the campaign has not affected the financing plans of their international lenders, saying they are many whom are willing to finance it and that talks are ongoing.
18:01
18:01

Kampala Residents Not Yet Vigilant over Ebola Outbreak 2 1

The first case of Ebola was reported from Madudu Subcounty Mubende District where a deceased 24-year-old man was confirmed to have had the Sudan variant. The Health Ministry called on the public to be vigilant, report suspected cases, always wash hands or sanitize and avoid contact that puts one at risk of catching ebola.
15:51
15:51

Nakasongola Establishes Parallel Roadside Market At River Kafu 2

Sam Kigula, the LCV Chairman of Nakasongola district adds that as result, they have resolved to develop a market at Kafu village within in Nakasongola district side to promote trade and local revenue.
14:22
14:22

Lira's USMID Project Extended for Six Months 3

Joseph Paddie commissioner at the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development acknowledges the slow progress of work attributing it to low mobilization and transfer of utility equipment such as water pipes and electricity poles.
21:54
21:54

UNBS Opens Food Safety Laboratory in Mbale City 3 1

The laboratory will be the centre where the standards of various products including juice, water, food, and other beverages in the Eastern region are tested before given a go ahead to the be sold to the general public or exported.
18:32
18:32

Boda Boda Riders Question Gov't Efforts to Organize Industry 4

There have been several attempts to organize the Boda Boda operations by Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA.
17:21
17:21

Minister Kabanda Reassures Mukono Residents on Greater Kampala Metropolitan Program 1 3

The Minister for Kampala and Metropolitan Affairs, Hajjat Misi Kabanda has appealed to residents avoid bending to misinformation from anti-developmental persons especially the opposition politicians in the area but to embrace the program since it is intended to foster inter-jurisdictional collaboration for Kampala and the neighbouring districts to enable development.
17:07
17:07

Oil Activism Earns AFIEGO Award As Students Protest Against EU Parliament EACOP 8 3

The procession from Kololo Independence Grounds featured students from different schools carrying placards with a uniform message; European Union, Leave Our Oil.
16:26
16:26

Chinese Contractor Queried Over Messy Roadworks in Kanungu 1 5

Gad Rugaaju Ahimbisibwe, the Kanungu Deputy Resident District Commissioner says that groups of locals have now and then stormed his office in demonstration against CHICO over the failure to rehabilitate district and community roads. He faults CHICO officials for being adamant about responding to locals’ demands, in accordance with how it had been agreed upon.
16:14
16:14

Privacy Compromised As Ugandans Rush for Instant Online Loans 1

Unlike banks and other financial institutions that ask for collateral to acquire a loan, the instant loan requires the applicant to have a national identity card and two guarantors.
14:17
14:17

Former Mukono Municipality Mayoral Candidate Flees after Assaulting Police Officers 1 1

Charles Jjingo, the landlord, filed a civil suit against Mulimira in 2019 for failure to pay rent fees for a period of twenty months at 500,000 Shilling per month. Mulimira rented a building of four rooms where he runs a vocational institute.
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20:53

COMESA Committee Urges Uganda to Act on Oil Suspended in Kenya 1

“COMESA has a statutory committee called the COMESA Consumer Protection Committee. Once that committee issues a statement, that statement binds all COMESA member-states,” says Wetasa, who is also the Chairperson, COMESA Consumer Protection Committee.
18:12
18:12

Financial Industry Regulation Bodies Push for Harmony URBRA 5

Miriam Musaali, the Legal and Compliance Manager at CMA says that this over-regulation does not only create confusion but is also a cost addition for the enterprises which also spend more time processing compliance requirements.
17:54
17:54

Gov’t Introduces Special Grant for Older Persons Aged 60-79 Years 4

Charles Isabirye, the Chairperson of the National Council for older persons in Uganda said that older persons can access the grant in groups of 5 to 10 people and each group will be given five million shillings which they can channel into ventures like farming, Poultry and other ventures.
13:46
13:46

Contractor Given Additional Time to Complete USMID Roads in Gulu The World Bank 1 2

Isiah Tumwesigye, Gulu City Clerk told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Wednesday that the contractor recently requested a contract time extension following numerous challenges it encountered.
08:44
08:44

Gov’t Reviewing Hybrid Procurement Method 1 6

Musasizi said that the government through the Ministry of Finance has since instituted a subcommittee to analyze the challenges to find a lasting solution.
08:01
08:01

Too Early To Say No To Oil and Gas - Total Energy transition 1

Pouyanné in a statement said with the increased penetration of renewables globally, natural gas keeps a key role in the energy transition to ensure firm power, in addition to pushing out coal in all sectors of final demand.
07:46
07:46

Stay Away from Battles you Won't Win - Museveni Tells EU MPs EACOP 4

President Museveni told the Uganda Oil and Gas Conference in Kampala that there is no plan to halt the developments of any of the projects, urging the EU MPs not to start a battle.
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