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14:03
14:03

Rwanyamahembe Town Council Leaders Demand Investigations into the Operations of Kashari Dairy Farmers Cooperative 5 1

Peterson Kakuru, the LC III Chairperson of Rwanyamahembe Town Council, says the operations of Kashari Dairy Farmers cooperative are questionable since they inherited everything that belonged to the then Uganda Diary Cooperation.
17:53
17:53

Town Council, Kashari Dairy Farmers Cooperative Feud over Land 6 2

The land measuring one acre is located in Bwizibwera Rutooma Town council was allocated to Uganda Dairy Cooperation by the Government in the 1990s.
13:14
13:14

Uganda Secures New Milk Market in Zambia 4 1

Since December 2019 when Kenya authorities ceased at least 3000 bags of powdered milk and packets of Lato milk on claims that Uganda had smuggled the products into the country without paying taxes, the impasse has since seen the milk trade between the countries souring.
08:25
08:25

Chairpersons of Emyooga SACCOs in Ankole Struggle to Recover Funds Emyooga fund 5 1

The leaders are now pleading for an additional grace period from three months to at least six months due to the effects of the covid-19. They also want new guidelines on how the funds will be recovered.
13:32
13:32

Private Teachers in Mbarara Struggling to Repay Bank Loans MOES 4 1

He says the 20 billion shillings’ relief the president promised the private teachers in June last year has not been released 17 months later despite the hard times they are going through.
15:11
15:11

Construction Of Mbarara Central Market Resumes 4 1

The government has on four occasions extended the deadline for completion of the market after the contractor Roko Construction Company failed to meet the agreed deadline.
16:54
16:54

Taxi Slowly Returning To Park In Mbarara City MOH 2 1

James Asiimwe, a taxi driver along the Ibanda-Mbarara road, says that he expects the president to lift the lockdown and allow them to resume their operations. He says that, unlike the first lockdown where they received some relief food, this time around they received none.
07:36
07:36

Mbarara Grape Farmers Lose Millions Due To Lockdown 5 2 Top story

Alex Asiimwe, the Chairperson Nyakayojo Grape Farmers Association, says the grapes are falling off while others are eaten by birds due to lack of market.
16:02
16:02

Banana Traders in Rutooma-Bwizibwera Town Council Protest Hiked Levy 4 1

Ogaba Asiimwe, a banana trader says that the new levy is high since they are already incurring heavy operational costs.
11:26
11:26

Lack of Toilets Worries Women Sleeping in Market 5 1

Richard Mugisha, deputy city clerk says during the planning of these markets they had not considered that people would ever need to use the available washrooms around the clock but due to the current disaster they have to rethink and plan again. He says the same challenge has been reported in the other markets where also toilets are filling up.
11:29
11:29

Boda Boda Cyclists in Mbarara, Nakawa Form COVID-19 SOPs Compliance Teams MOH 1 6

The team in Nakawa Division named HAM COVID-19 TEAM will be expected to carry out sensitization among fellow motorists and also report colleagues who are not adhering to the SOPs.
12:15
12:15

Ankole Farmers Want Government to Fix Produce Prices 5 1

The recent survey Conducted by FAO on Market Information Services in all FAO member countries it indicated that while a large number of countries do operate some type of Market Information System, the vast majority of services cannot be relied on to provide commercially useful information for farmers and traders.
11:14
11:14

Mbarara City Authorities Extend Livestock Quarantine to Two More Areas Over FMD 4 1

Amanyire says that they have stopped the movement of cattle, goats, sheep, pigs and their products with immediate effect.
18:25
18:25

UIA to Help Private Tertiary Institutes Embrace Science and Technology 5

Peter Muramira, Director Kent Foundation Training Institute, wants the government to understand and recognise tertiary institutions as SMEs that are skilling Ugandans who act as the engine of investment in the country.
10:01
10:01

Proprietors of Private Educational Institutions Demand Recognition as Investors 3

Mike Kironde, the National Chairperson PPEIAU, says that despite investing billions of Shillings in the education sector in the country, they are not recognised as investors yet some people show up with some little money and earn privileges like free land and tax holidays from the government.
18:03
18:03

Dairy Farmers in Mbarara Turn to Beekeeping over Ban on Milk Imports 3 1

Michael Van den Berg, the head of Dairy and Apiculture development at Pearl Dairy says the initiative is seeking to assist affected dairy farmers with an alternative source of income.
13:59
13:59

Mbarara Based Pearl Dairy Farm Lays Off 1500 Workers 1 3

Pearl Dairies Limited, the processors of Lato Milk, stopped full-scale production at the height of a milk war with Kenya at the beginning of 2020. At the time, Kenyan authorities were confiscating imported Ugandan milk and turning away trucks on grounds that the milk had been smuggled into the country without paying taxes, thereby depressing local prices.
10:21
10:21

Milk Market Recovery Excites Ankole Farmers 4 2

Since the restrictions were eased, domestic consumption of hotels and restaurants that had lost customers due to the ban on human movement have also resumed providing a local market for milks and milk products
11:01
11:01

Gunfire Rocks Mbarara Town as Family Battles to Repossess Attached Building Demonstration 3 2

Led by the sons of Apollo Muhumuza Barya, the Proprietor Barya Building, the employees blocked the road with trucks and attempted to gain access to Barya Building that was sealed off by Saracen Guards on Saturday.
10:52
10:52

Mbarara City Reduces Building Plan Approval Fees Local Revenue 3 1

A plan of the two-roomed residential unit with a Kitchen or store will be charged 200,000 Shillings, a reduction from 500,000 Shillings while a residential unit with three or four bedrooms will be charged 400,000 down from 600,000 Shillings.
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