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21:49
21:49

Court Halts Re-Opening of Old Taxi Park 1 Top story

The Deputy Court Registrar, Janeva Natukunda issued the interim injunction following an application filed by five companies claiming part of the old taxi park. Court has set November 8th, 2021 to hear the main petition.
20:02
20:02

Vendors of Roasted Chicken in Wandegeya in Fear Over Eviction 8 1

Fred Mayanja, one of the vendors who has been roasting chicken in the market since 2015, says that Kalema, who claims to own the space they operate from, keeps threatening to evict them for declining to pay monthly dues.
19:04
19:04

New 'Know Your Customer' Platform Targets Banks for Financing Continental Trade 5 1

Fahad Ssensuwa, the Africa EXIM bank lead person in East Africa, says the initiative, among other objectives, wanted to bring back international financing institutions that had left the African continent on grounds that it was hard and expensive to get information from the businesses in Africa.
15:56
15:56

West Nile Tobacco Farmers Protest Delayed Payment of UGX 9.7 Billion 3 4

Bayo, who is demanding Shillings 4.5m for the tobacco leaf he supplied to the company, said it is unfortunate that the government is only talking about the farmers in Bunyoro region leaving them out.
14:16
14:16

Kitgum Residents Petition Area MP over Persistent Power Outages 4 1

Teddy Layet, a businesswoman operating a grinding mill in Pager division says the unplanned power outages have left many people jobless since most of their work is dependent on electricity supply. She is concerned that criminals are taking advantage of the darkness that covers the area at night to cause havoc in homes and on the roadside.
11:48
11:48

Verbatim: Prime Minister's Speech at Inaugural Meeting of President Advisory Committee on Budget

Our vision and that of our President, HE Yoweri Kaguta Museveni is to cause social-economic transformation of the country through creating jobs, especially for our young people and addressing the needs of the 39 percent of our population who are still outside the money economy.
11:47
11:47

Attiak Sub County Bans Cattle Movement over Suspected Outbreak of FMD 3 1

Samuel Akera, the Attiak Sub County Chairperson says that the veterinary department has also been tasked to document the health status of all animals in grazing kraals within the area.
11:43
11:43

Contractor Given One Week to Hand Over Entebbe Isolation Centre 5 2

Eng. George Otim, the Commissioner in charge of Health Infrastructure says that Although the overall progress of the World Bank-funded project now stands at 99 per cent, the contractor has to fix some mechanical works within the medical building and block C that houses the mortuary, pathologist's office, janitor's office and the laundry.
11:17
11:17

Residents Clash with MP Oguzu Over Barifa Forest Land eco-tourism center 4 3

Oguzu, who had gone to supervise mowing of the area was taken by surprise when the angry residents arrived demanding that he leaves the area or dies on the land.
10:41
10:41

Kabale Tax Collector Accused of Operating an Illegal Market 8 2

The traders explained that at first they thought Kabale Municipal Council would fault them for operating in a place not gazetted by authorities as a market until Justus Tinyinondi, the contractor in charge of markets started charging them 1,000 shillings every Monday and Friday when they converged along Bwankosya street for business.
08:18
08:18

Stanbic Seizes MOGAS Oil to Recover Debt

In the notice of intention to take over the fuel company, the lawyers; Ligomarc Advocates, said they had appointed Kabiito Karamagi as receiver for MOGAS, whose full name is Maestrol Oil and Gas Solutions, until the bank recovers all its money. THe notice has also been received by the Uganda Police Force.
08:09
08:09

Umeme Halts Operation On Illegal Power Connections over Complaints of Brutality Power theft 4

Florence Nsubuga, the Chief Operations Officer at UMEME says they have halted the operation to carry assessments due to public complaints of high-handedness that have been brought against their field enforcement teams.
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