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08:16
08:16

Boat Operators Abandon Work Leaving Thousands Stuck on Islands Lake Victoria 1 3 Top story

Mukiibi Sserunjogi, a 30 passenger boat operator from Katosi landing site to Ddamba island in Koome sub county Mukono district, says many people are stranded on the islands and lack money to return to their homes.
11:03
11:03

Kame Market Leadership Close Stalls Of Traders Bringing Children to Work Kame Valley Market 1 1 Top story

Geoffrey Sserunjogi, the Kame Valley Market Chairperson, says they had no option to act before higher authorities close the entire market. He says they severally reminded the traders on the need to implement the preventives measures announced by government against COVID19.
11:18
11:18

Private Clinic Owners Warned Against Hiding COVID Suspects MoH 1 2

Ayubu Ssegunga, the Chairperson Uganda Private Clinics and Drug Shops Association, says majority of the Private Clinic and drug shop operators focus on money at the expense of professionalism. He says to create a disease free community all medical practitioners regardless of their level should abide by the health Ministry guidelines and preventive measures against COVID19.
17:21
17:21

Roadside Market Vendors Close Businesses Over Sweet Plantain Shortage 1 2

According to the vendors, they are unable to import sweet plantains from the Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC because of the border closure due to the corona pandemic.
10:51
10:51

Mukono Muncipality Leaders Disagree on Collection of Dues Ggoma division 1 3

Monday notes that payment of the dues contradicts the presidential directives on market management and collection of fees.
11:12
11:12

Mukono Taxi Drivers Protest Relocation Orders Mukono taxi park 3 1

Mukono Town Clerk, Richard Monday, says the move is intended to reduce confusion in the transport sector and stop reckless driving in major trading centers. However, the taxi drivers say they are ready to defy the directive because passengers avoid taxis in parks.
12:28
12:28

Traders, Travelers Irked by Delayed Completion of Kampala-Jinja Road UNRA 1 6

Uganda National Roads Authority –UNRA embarked on the emergency repairs of sections along the road, covering the stretch from Nakawa to Mukono, a job tendered to a Serbian firm; Energy project-Niskogradnja. The work Which was intended to improve the pavement surface started in July 2019 and was initially planned to take nine months.
20:44
20:44

Teachers Welcome Revised Curriculum NCDC 1 6

Sarah Kobusingye a mathematics teacher from Mazzolid Collage Nakaseke Campus says the government had taken many years without changing the curriculum. She notes that the new curriculum involves student participation and application of what they learn.
17:43
17:43

Mukono Embarks on Completion of District Headquarters mukono district 1

The administrative block whose construction started in February 2000, had stalled at the ground floor since 2006.
10:43
10:43

Mbalala Residents, Tian Tang Group Bicker Over Polluted Community Well 1 3

The construction of a Perimeter Wall around its premises blocked the water path to nearby swamps, and as a result, the diverted runoff flows into a community well which serves a population of about 2,000 residents, according to the village chairperson Vincent Ssenyendera.
11:14
11:14

Nursery Bed Operators Stuck with Seedlings as NAADs Reduces Purchase 6 1

URN has visited Green Hatcheries at Dundu, one of the main suppliers of seedlings to NAADS in Mukono district and found over 200, 000 overgrown seedlings of mangoes, oranges and coffee. Sections of grafted seedlings have started to dry up while others have fruits.
13:33
13:33

Church Still Struggling to Reclaim Ntawo Land CoU 2 1

The Church owns 649.2 acres of land donated to it by the family of the late Ham Mukasa in 1921. However, its ownership was later transferred to Bishop Tucker Theological College, present-day Uganda Christian University-UCU.
19:06
19:06

Mukono Diocese Secures UGX 500M For Construction of Modern Pig Abattoir 1 2 Top story

According to the structural plan, the abattoir will comprise of storage facilities to avoid contamination and a collection center for waste products. About 80 pigs will be slaughtered at the facility each day once completed.
16:23
16:23

Mukono Slaughters Less Cattle This Xmas 2 2

Muhammad Wasswa Takwana, the Chairperson Kame Valley Market Abattoir, says this time around they have only slaughtered 90 cows and 20 goats compared to 120 and 30 respectively slaughtered the previous season.
12:42
12:42

Mukono Residents Collect Running Water for Recreation and Fish Farming MOZARDI 3 1 Top story

According to Dr. Izaara, this model of fish farming could turn around, the nutritional levels in the country if government decided to tap into this project.
13:09
13:09

Kame Valley Market Traders Protest Power Outage 3 3

The traders took to the street this morning to protest the failure by UMEME to restore power supply to the market saying it was affecting their business. They blocked roads and burnt tyres forcing anti-riot police to intervene and disperse them with teargas.
14:52
14:52

Children of Clergy in Mukono Diocese to Contribute Funds For Pension House 1 5

Bishop Right Reverend James William Ssebaggala says that in order for the building to be completed in two years time, the diocese needs more than 3 billion shillings.
11:42
11:42

Fire Guts Mukono Supermarket Mukono Municipality 4 1 Top story

David Mawako, an eye witness who was seated at a pub opposite Ssonko building, says at around 2am this morning they heard a huge blast inside the supermarket before they saw smoke followed by huge flames.
07:22
07:22

Mukono Authorities to Close Bars Promoting Shisha Smoking Mukono district 4

Samari Musenero, the Mukono District Health Secretary notes that there are several pubs and bars where open cigarette smoking is practiced. According to Musenero, they have teamed up with security to monitor and close all public places violating the ban on Shisa and public smoking.
07:58
07:58

Mukono Taxi Park Land Sold to Private Developer shopping mall 2 1 Top story

Edward Kiwanuka, a member of the Taxi Park Management Committee, says they have no intention of stopping the municipality or land owner from selling the land but the proposed development must cater for a taxi park. He notes that Mukono shares the busiest highway in the country whose traffic jam will worsen if they are displaced from their current location.
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