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11:41
11:41

Contractor Given One Week to Handover National Isolation Centre 2 1

Eng. George Otim, the commissioner of health infrastructure at the health ministry says that the contractor was supposed to hand over the site on June 11.
10:32
10:32

Seven Boda Boda Associations Dissolved in Gulu City gulu city council 2 1

According to Alfred Okwonga, the Gulu City Mayor , they have received several complaints from residents that there are a lot of suspected criminals who disguise as Boda Boda riders
09:57
09:57

Three Buried Alive in Quarry mudslides 1

Joseph Oryem, the LCI Karuma Town Council says that the deceased was extracting construction aggregates for sale when the soil developed deep cracks forcing the rocks to roll down and buried them.
09:29
09:29

URA Makes TIN Application Easier

According to Uganda Revenue Authority-URA, it has also made changes in the existing TIN application form to improve the experience of their clients and attend to the changes in the tax regime, technology and the business environment.
16:43
16:43

Oil and Gas: New Licensing Roadmap Set As Gov’t Woos Oil Investors TOTAL UGANDA 3 1

Director Petroleum Exploration Development and Production Department, Honey Malinga says the grant of exploration licenses is expected to take place at the end of this year.
10:19
10:19

Lira Market COVID-19 Task Force Struggling to Enforce SOPs COVID_19 SOPs 2 4

William Apea, a member of the task force is worried that the covid-19 cases could be high in the market since the traders and customers have failed to adhere to the guidelines.
18:40
18:40

Under Funding Of Local Gov'ts Undermining Decentralisation Policy-Experts Budget 4

According to the planned expenditure, 82% of the budget will be managed by the central government, while local governments get 16%, which the experts say is too little to enable local governments operate effectively.
18:30
18:30

Cross Border Business Booms at Elegu Despite Transport Ban Elegu Township 3 1

Joseph Nyeko, a cross border fuel dealer in Elegu explains that business is continuing normally without any interference as long as one puts on a face mask, sanitizes hands and observes social distancing rules.
16:07
16:07

Uganda Odd Man Out as East African Countries Raise Expenditures

The countries continue to rely heavily on borrowing although some, like Uganda, intend to reduce how much they borrowed this year. In total, the countries plan to borrow more than USD 18 billion, to fund the turnaround of the economies battered by COVID-19, as well as ongoing and new infrastructure projects, among other areas.
14:18
14:18

COVID-19: Rwandair Suspends Flights to Uganda 1

RwandAir announced that its flights will be suspended until further notice. As a result, the two flights from Entebbe to Kigali that were scheduled for Friday, at 4 pm and after 10 pm have been cancelled and the airline advised the affected passengers to re-book to fly at a later date or ask for refunds.
13:26
13:26

Motorists In Bududa Complain Of Illegal Fines By Police Uganda Police Force

The motorists in Bududu have said police is simply fining motorists at their own rates instead of giving them official recipients as communicated by the president.
12:28
12:28

Bus, Taxi Parks in Gulu Deserted as Operators Heed to Inter-district Travel Ban cargo trucks 2 1

Patrick Bongomin, the Manager of Makome Bus Company said they have parked all their fleets with exception of cargo trucks.
11:12
11:12

Former Councilors in Arua Protest Over Unpaid Allowances 1 3

The councillors who converged at the former division offices claim the division owes them more than 15 Million Shillings which has accrued over eleven months.
10:36
10:36

Mbale City Suffers UGX 2B Revenue Shortfall as Financial Year Ends 3

The council's financial officer Richard Mabala explains that the shortfall in the revenue collections was mainly caused by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. He says that the city was not able to collect revenue as anticipated at a time when businesses were closed, and the level of activity was suffocated.
18:07
18:07

Ugandan Targets Dubai Expo to Grow Exports 3

The Dubai Expo 2020 runs from October to April 2022, attracting exhibitors from at least 190 countries, as well as expecting more than 20 million people to visit the event.
17:32
17:32

National Budget: Human Capital, Security and Governance Take Lion's Share 1

Under the budget, 7.7 trillion Shillings has been earmarked for Human Capital Development; 6.9 trillion for peace, security and good governance interventions; 5.1 trillion for development of integrated transport infrastructure.
15:40
15:40

Budget: Gov't Allocates UGX 1.67 Trillion for Agro-Industrialization Agriculture 1

According to Amos Lugoloobi, agro-industrialization will be achieved through different strategic actions including developing Commodity Value Chains linking national, regional, district and sub-county level commodity off-takers to private nucleus farmers.
15:31
15:31

Taxi Operators in Kabale Reject Relocation to Business Centre Mwanjari cemetery 9 1

Last month the municipality authorities forcefully relocated taxi and bus drivers from opposite Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) Offices in Kigongi along Kabale-Mbarara road as well as Kisoro taxi park commonly known as Esso along Kisoro road in a bid to reduce congestion in town.
14:34
14:34

1,500 Stranded Students Evacuated So Far 6

Since Tuesday, the government has been providing transport to clear the numbers of students stranded in Kampala to get back to their upcountry homes.
13:41
13:41

500 Sorghum Farmers in Kwania Sign MOU with Global Educational Network 4 3

George Ebong, the Chairperson Kwania district Framers’ Association described the move as a big boost to the farmer’s group.
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