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14:34
14:34

Future of Kibiro Hot Springs at Stake sorry state 1 4 Top story

Godfrey Abigaba, the Kibiro LC 1 chairperson, says government has completely abandoned the facility that he says have potential of generating revenue for the neighboring community. He wants government to renovate the hot springs to befitting standards.
14:50
14:50

Hoima Residents Demand for closure of Municipal Abattoir. butchers 1 6

Located in Kiryatete in the central Business of Kahoora division Hoima Municipal, the abattoir is in sorry state compromising the quality of meat supplied for public consumption.
18:55
18:55

Return of Roadside Vendors Irks Hoima Residents business 1 2

The vendors are currently operating on the newly constructed Hoima USMID roads that were recently commissioned by President Museveni.
15:25
15:25

Hoima Traffic Lights Non Functional residents 1 3

The traffic lights were installed last month as part of the 30.1 billion shillings road works under the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development-USMID project.
13:42
13:42

Kigorobya Residents Protest Sorry State of Road poor state of road 4 1

The road has been in a story state for the past 15 years making it difficult for residents to access health services and markets for their produce.
15:01
15:01

Hoima Mechanics Defy Municipal Authorities municipal council 1 1

Most of the mechanics who spoke to Uganda Radio Network on condition of anonymity say they are not ready to vacate the town since the Municipal Council has not clearly shown them where they are supposed to relocate.
15:23
15:23

Bunyoro Business Community Ignorant of National Suppliers Database farmers 6

However, most individuals in the Albertine region owning businesses are ignorant on how they can get registered on the NSD. They fault the government for not doing enough to sensitize them about the database.
15:44
15:44

300 Mechanics Face Forceful Eviction usmid road project 3

Samuel Batumbya, another mechanic says they will not respect the week’s ultimatum issued to them.
12:53
12:53

Taxi Drivers, Bodaboda Riders Block Hoima Fort Portal Road dusty road 2 2

Gorreti Katusiime, who operates a merchandise shop along Hoima Fort-portal road in Kahoora division, says her shop is full of dust originating from the road construction works.
17:39
17:39

CDOs, Sub County Chiefs In Trouble Over Youth Livelihood Funds youth unemployment 5

Hoima Resident district commissioner-RDC Samuel Kisembo wonders why the money has not been recovered yet the people who approved and recommended the groups are around. He says some of the CDOs and the sub county chiefs directly got involved in the procurement process of some of the group items while others illegally formed groups that they benefited from yet they were not supposed to be beneficiaries.
19:01
19:01

Bunyoro Youth Trained to Tap Into Oil and Gas Opportunities youths 5 1

The youth are being trained in financial management, risk management, project management, sales and customer care service and managerial skills among others.
11:42
11:42

Albertine Fishermen Demand Involvement in Oil and Gas Sector 3 1

Gloria Sebikari, the Manager Corporate Affairs and Public Relations Officer Petroleum Authority of Uganda-PAU says the government together with the oil companies are undertaking a number of initiatives to ensure that Ugandans, including the fishing communities, are prepared to tap into the sector.
18:12
18:12

Oil Discovery Boosts Hotel Industry in Hoima hotels 1 4

Investors from both within and outside Uganda are flocking the region particularly Hoima district to acquire land for the construction of hotels, one of the crucial businesses likely to boom in the near future as Uganda gets closer to the exploration of oil.
16:07
16:07

Traders Avoid New Division Market In Hoima hawkers 4

Kyesiga daily market was opened on 10th December, 2018 with the aim of boosting traders income and have a gazzeted market. The market has over 40 stalls but only eight are being utilized.
14:41
14:41

Hanga Police Post Still Closed rent 1 1

Robert Osigire, the Officer in Charge of Hanga police post, says he communicated to his bosses about the closure of the facility but is yet to get official response.
18:02
18:02

Lake Albert Boat Operators Cautioned Against Over Loading police 1 1

Movements on the Lake Albert are common especially during the festive season with many of the Ugandans and their relatives crossing the lake to celebrate Christmas with their relatives in the Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC.
14:21
14:21

Women Call for Opportunities in Oil and Gas Sector information 4

The women are collectively calling for affirmative action to have them fully prepared and engaged to benefit from the oil discovery. They equally decry the high level of corruption that, according to them, has stifled opportunities for women.
10:23
10:23

EU to Increase Funding for Electricity Distribution european union 3 1

Stephanie Rivoal, the French Ambassador to Uganda, said the French government and other EU member countries are injecting huge sums of funds in infrastructure, water, health and electricity in terms of loans and grants.
16:36
16:36

EU Ambassadors Applaud Government on Oil Progress oil and gas sector 1 4

The Nod came during a tour of key projects in the Albertine Graben by a team of Ambassadors from the European Union currently in Hoima to assess developments on oil, the environment and sustainability.
13:41
13:41

Oil Discovery Changes Bunyoro's Real Estate Sector real estates 3 1

Robert Mwanguhya, the Hoima district physical planner says projects have brought in workers who need accommodation in an area which was once deserted and visibly has a shortage of accommodation facilities. These projects are expected to employ as many as 100,000 people in the construction phase and up to 2,000 in full-time jobs.
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