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17:21
17:21

Mufti Mubaje Backs Contested Project On Luweero Muslim Land 1 3

The Mufti Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje has thrown his weight behind the council to utilize the land to generate some income and protect it from grabbing.
17:14
17:14

Makerere Suspends Staff Promotions Amid Financial Crisis Makerere University 1

The Vice-Chancellor Professor Barnabas Nawangwe says that two major errors were made during the said exercise. The appointments were made against positions that had fallen vacant in the previous year and it was assumed that all stop-gap staff (approximately 200 staff) would cease with effect from March 31 2019.
15:57
15:57

Uganda to Host Regional Livestock Gene Bank 1 3

The bank will preserve animal genetic resources germplasm for 12 Countries including Uganda, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Somalia, Republic of Comoros, South Sudan and Sudan. It is one of the six established under the Global Plan of Action to conserve the world’s heritage of animal genetic resources for food and agriculture. Other banks exist in Burkina Faso, Botswana and Cameroon.
12:49
12:49

No Severe Weather Expected over Lake Victoria Marine Zones

This means conditions of the Lake will remain favourable for fishing activities until about 6 pm when another forecast will be issued for Tuesday night.
17:29
17:29

Police Disperses Livestock Traders, Impounds Cattle Trucks in Moroto 1 2

As traders and the locals transacted business, a team of police officers led by Charles Denay, the officer in charge of operations at Moroto Central police station stormed the market and ordered all traders out.
17:18
17:18

URA Registers UGX 234 Billion Shortfall on OTT 2 1

Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Commissioner General Doris Akol said the tax body only collected 49.5 billion out of the targeted 284 billion Shillings. This means URA was unable to collect 234 billion from this tax measure, a shortfall of 83 per cent from the estimates.
15:53
15:53

URA Registers Biggest Surplus in History 1 3

The tax heads or sectors that show the health of the income, including corporation tax (levy on company profits), Pay as You Earn (PAYE), which is levied on employees’ earnings performed above target. This means that companies made money and hired more staff.
12:55
12:55

Child Labour Unchecked in Buikwe District 1 3

Yudayah Namayanja, the Head Teacher of Kalagala Muslim Primary School says between 500 to 600 out of 731 registered pupils attend school on a daily basis. She explains that high levels of absenteeism are common among primary six and seven candidates.
07:30
07:30

Acholi Leaders Suspicious of Vast Land Acquisitions aswa ranch 4 1

Richard Jomeo, a rights’ activist, says it is under such a tragic context that Acholi who lived in Internally Displaced People camps became incapacitated to use their land productively exposing it to grabbing.
14:11
14:11

Entebbe Airport Expansion to Increase Passenger Traffic 2 1

The on-going airport expansion works include erection of a new cargo centre with storage capacity of 100,000 tonnes, way higher than 59,000 tonnes of the former centre, an apron, an upgrade on the runway 12/30 among others.
12:42
12:42

UGX 350bn Returned to Treasury 4 4

The ministries, departments, and agencies failed to spend 210 billion shillings while local government failed to absorb 139.5 billion shillings.
11:22
11:22

Njeru Moves to Limit Sugarcane Growing Njeru Municipality 1 2

The municipal council proposed that sugarcane planting be limited to places near the main roads within the three divisions of the Central, Nyenga and Wakisi. The council also proposed complete abolition of sugar growing in the central division and in the areas next to the trading centres of the two divisions citing under development and insecurity in the area.
10:46
10:46

Tourism Operators Demand Incentives tourism in uganda 5 1

The operators want incentives inform of tax holidays, tax waivers on all imported tourism materials, policies on tourism development loans among others.
16:21
16:21

Pictorial: Hundreds Pay Respect to 'Mukwano' Top story

Mukwano died on Wednesday evening 10th July at his home in Kololo. His business empire that spans real estate, banking, transport, and manufacturing.
15:56
15:56

Museveni Asks Business Community to Emulate Mukwano President Museveni. 1 3

In message read on his behalf by the Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi, Museveni said Amirali was one of those people who filled the goods shortage gap when they captured government in 1986.
13:01
13:01

Pepper Farmers in Masaka Cry Foul over Fake Agro Inputs 2

Paul Mubiru a resident of Kabonera says that he lost over 5 acres of his pepper after spraying it with fake chemicals he had purchased.
12:44
12:44

Hundreds Pay Respects to Amirali Karmali 'Mukwano' at Kololo mukwano industries 1 4

Hundreds of mourners who included employees of Mukwano, government officials, diplomats braved the downpour to pay their last respects.
11:40
11:40

Former Kasese District Speaker Faces Eviction 4

Mubingwa is involved in property wrangle with business man David Thembo Kabau to whom he is said to have sold the house at UGX 125 Million shillings.
09:52
09:52

Gulu, Lira to Host FUFA Drum Finals

The competition will be held at Pece War Memorial Stadium and Uganda Technical College - UTC playgrounds in Gulu and Lira respectively.
08:43
08:43

Kadaga Mourns Amirali Karmali 'Mukwano' 1

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has described Amirali Karmali, the proprietor of Mukwano Industries Uganda Limited as a great entrepreneur who executed acts of courage and love for Uganda.
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