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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.
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.
10:37
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.
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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.
15:16
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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.
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.
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Ugandan Companies’ Fear Due Diligence Checks – NSSF 3 1

NSSF is a Shs 10.2trillion fund and there have been suggestions that it could use part of that money to support innovative Ugandan companies. This would mean that when the companies have broken even, the fund can recover its investment
13:46
13:46

Gov’t Working To Revive Talks In Collapsed Oil Companies’ Deal uganda oil and gas 1 3

Towards the end of last month Tullow Oil terminated a deal in which France’s Total E&P and China National Offshore Oil Company (CNOOC) were to buy 21% of its interest in the Albertine region. The companies disagreed with government on tax to be paid and whether to grant a tax relief
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MPs Resolve to Give Face Technologies 5 Year Transition Management Contract Aggrey Bagiire 5 1 Top story

In his motion, Obua noted that there is need for the planned handover by Face Technologies, a private firm that is responsible for issuing driving permits. The Works and Transport Ministry signed a contract with Face Technologies in 2003 for purposes of designing, printing and supplying computerized Driving Permits under the self-financing, build, operate and transfer basis.
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Customers Bank Deposits Now Protected Up to UGX 10m 1 2

The increment in the insurance limit means that if a bank collapses and you had deposited there 10 million, all your money will be refunded from the fund. But if you had deposited 20 million Shillings, you will only be entitled to the insured amount of 10 million Shillings.
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17:48

Qatari Companies Seek Partnerships with Ugandan Firms psfu 3 1

Although Uganda trades noticeably with Qatar's neighbours including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan, it does not trade much with Qatar currently.
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08:45

Kamya to Museveni: I’ve Already Delivered Kampala beti kamya 1 2

Kamya made the pledge when she was appointed minister in 2016. Kampala traditionally votes against the incumbent and government officials have been on offensive in the last three years to turn the city into the ruling party’s stronghold.
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Magufuli Tells Museveni To Speed Up Pipeline Project yoweri museveni 1

Magufuli, who was hosting Museveni at the Tanzania-Uganda business forum in Dar Es Salaam on Friday, said tax issues were delaying the oil pipeline project
11:39
11:39

Total E&P to Focus on Final Investment Decision Negotiations 1 Top story

Nathan Morgan, Total E&P Uganda’s public affairs director said it is crucial that key project documentation, such as the Host Government Agreements and Shareholders Agreement for the EACOP project, are finalised and put in place.
16:06
16:06

MTN Slashes Mobile Money Sending Charges 1

The new rates take effect on Saturday, September 7, 2019, and apply to only those sending from MTN to MTN network. The Charges for sending to other networks and withdrawing have not changed.
15:04
15:04

Food Insecurity Warning Splits Karamoja Farmers 4 1

The Minister for Karamoja Affairs Engineer John Byabagambi has dismissed reports of looming famine over Karamoja saying the region is set to record its first bumper crop harvests after many years of scarcity.
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Contractor Distances Self from Defects On URA Tower 1

In a statement issued on Thursday, Seyani Brothers & Company Uganda Limited says that it didn’t construct the tower poorly, but did what it was asked to do.
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Total E&P Suspends All Activities on Pipeline uganda oil industry 1

The suspension follows the collapse of the Tullow sale deal where Total and China National Offshore Oil Company (CNOOC) had agreed to buy the former's interests.
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BoU Issues Stringent Rules For Staff in Currency Centres Bank of Uganda 1

In a letter dated September 2, 2019, BoU acting director of the currency directorate Dr Bazinzi Natamba said the guidelines are intended to mitigate risks and strengthen controls at currency operations
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