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15:58
15:58

Kiryandongo Farmers Combat Food Wastage with Warehouse 2 1

More than 12 percent of Maize grains produced in Uganda get lost from the field in prolonged field drying and late harvests, according to UN Food agency FAO. Another 18 percent is lost during transportation, processing, drying from home and bad storage.
15:27
15:27

Conservationists Call for Protection of Primates Primates in Uganda 1 3

Uganda is considered the World’s Primate Capital for being home to 54 percent of the surviving global Gorilla Population, 8 percent of the global Mammals population and 35 percent of Mammals in the African Continent.
12:37
12:37

Kigumba Maize Mill Opens New Markets for Smallholder Farmers 4 2

Edith Kizito Kataike Kadok is one of the proud members of the association. She says she has earned 3 Million shillings in running capital since the mill was installed after seeing two of her daughters through universities.
10:56
10:56

Arua City SACCO Demands UGX 350m Presidential Pledge Fulfilled 3 3

The pledge was made in 2017 by President Museveni after the late MP Ibrahim Abiriga, then patron of the SACCO led some of the members to meet the President.
10:37
10:37

Experts Weigh in on URA Tower Defects 5 1

Architect Enock Kibbamu, the chairman of the National Buildings Review Board, said parties that put together the building must come together mutually, satisfy themselves scientifically on what is wrong and fix it. He said it could be one of the unforeseen occurrences.
09:42
09:42

Buildings Review Board Raise Concern over Collapsing Perimeter Walls 1 2

Enock Kibbamu, the chairman of the board, says they were devising ways to make sure people constructing walls around their homes, schools, or factories follow procedures and use the right materials to make them strong.
17:37
17:37

What U.S. Gov't Sanctions Against Kayihura Mean 1

According to Human Rights Watch, the sanctions deny individuals entry into the US, allow the seizure of any of their property held in the country, and prevent them from entering into transactions with large number of banks and companies. The banks will be required to block any money sent to Kayihura.
16:42
16:42

Floods Paralyse Transport in Amuru Otwee Town Council

The heavy rains which started at around 8:00 a.m. and lasted for over six hours washed away Lakang Bridge which crosses over Lakang road, one of Amuru district`s major transport and business route connecting to Adjumani and Gulu districts.
13:48
13:48

Kalangala Gets Equipped Medical Facility 2 1

The facility located in Kalangala town will help especially pregnant mothers in need of emergency treatment. It is equipped with Ultrasound scanning machines, regular scanning machines and x - rays services which have been lacking in other facilities in the district.
12:35
12:35

UNRA Starts Temporal Repair of Lira-Kamdini Highway World Bank 2

Mark Ssali, the UNRA Communications Officer says the temporal repair work includes feeling deep potholes with marram and opening of some filled up drainage lines on the highway.
08:34
08:34

Farmers in Northern Uganda Abandon Old Cash Crops For Cashew Nuts 4 1

In Lango sub region, cashew nuts is the latest addition after citrus fruits, mangoes, soy beans, pineapples and coffee introduced by the same agency and Operation Wealth Creation (OWC) few years ago.
18:36
18:36

Police Officers in Kasese Arrested for Smuggling 2

Twesige said the two were nabbed in a joint force of police and URA officials after they received a tip that they were using police ambulance UP 4908 to carry Caro light and Coco-pulp cosmetics which had been smuggled from the Democratic Republic of Congo into Uganda through the Mpondwe-Lhubiriha border.
18:26
18:26

Gulu Municipality Struggles With Integrated Financial Management System

The IFMS is an automated budgeting and accounting system used by government entities to initiate, spend and monitor their budgets, process payments, manage and report on their financial activities.
17:41
17:41

Kitgum Municipality Proposes Revaluation Of Property Rates 4 1

Patrick Ocan Ocitti, the Kitgum Municipal Deputy Town Clerk said in an interview on Friday that they are fetching low revenue from taxing properties because of the low percentage charged.
16:26
16:26

African States Should Learn From Suez Canal Financing Experience - Egypt World Bank 1 1 Top story

In August 2015, Egypt expanded the size of the Suez Canal, a man-made Canal that links the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea following financing from Egyptians who bought investment certificates worth USD 3.6 billion (13 trillion Shillings) with a maturity period of five years and an interest rate of 15.5 per cent.
15:16
15:16

Uganda Airlines Planes Not Grounded -Management 1 Top story

The explanation comes just a few days after reports indicating that the two Uganda Airlines Bombardier CRJ900 series had been grounded, less than a month after the airline started operating. But Uganda airlines management says the reports are both malicious and false.
12:59
12:59

Kabale Municipality, UNRA Sued over Construction of Lock-Ups in Road Reserve 2 2

Traders who were operating in Kabale Central market have already occupied newly constructed permanent lockups at Kabale Police Barracks playground and in the road reserve in Kigongi, Central Division along Kabale-Mbarara Highway.
11:56
11:56

Ministry of Lands Reviewing Land Management Regulations 4

Kabanda says the Ministry is reviewing regulations looking at Land laws including Land Commission Act, Surveyors Act and Physical Planning Act among others. Lands Regulations were last reviewed in 2004.
10:02
10:02

Households in Masaka Yet to Benefit From Rural Electrification Project UMEME 4 1

Mesach Ssebbula, the Kyannamukaaka sub-county chairperson says many households in the sub-county can still not connect to the power line because they are still far from their houses and people cannot individually meet the cost of extending the lines.
18:57
18:57

Specialized Fistula Hospital Chocking on High Power Bills 2

However, Alice Emasu, the Executive Director TERREWODE, says they are finding challenges with high power bills. According to Emasu, they spend over Shillings 2 million on power monthly, which is unsustainable.
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