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20:37
20:37

Uganda Gets Swedish Grant for Protection of Forests, Parks protected areas 4

The National Forestry Authority and Uganda Wildlife Authority will lead implementation of the project aimed at improving monitoring and securing forest and protected areas and community livelihoods in selected areas within the Albertine region.
18:40
18:40

UNRA to Buy Mobile Bridges for Emergency Situations by July '21 1 2

According to UNRA Six billion shillings has been set aside to purchase the four metallic portable bridges within the next nine months. They are metallic, 40-meter-long portable bridges that are adjustable and relocated to areas with emergencies.
16:07
16:07

Gulu Main Market Struggles to Settle UGX 22m Power Bill accumulated debt 2 1

Francis Mego-Lonyo, the Market Master says the bill accumulated during the covid-19 lockdown when part of the market was closed.
14:39
14:39

Mukono Market Vendors Protest Over Prolonged Blackout Mukono Police 3

The vendors staged demos at 3 points in the market, burning tyres in the middle of the road and blocking vehicles that tend to opt for the route as a way of beating the traffic on the Kampala- Jinja highway.
13:55
13:55

75% Of Entebbe Airport Expansion Project Complete - UCAA 1 5

The construction by China Communication Construction Company (CCCC) covers, among others, the construction of a new cargo centre, a new passenger terminal building, strengthening of the airport runways and their associated taxiways. It also involves rehabilitating and reconstructing the three aircraft parking aprons. Works on the aircraft parking Aprons have not been completed
13:47
13:47

Masaka City Authorities Move to Manage Transport Business Masaka City Council 2

“We gave them up to November to return to the main park because we shall not allow any vehicle to load and offload passengers anywhere other than the taxi park" the city clerk said.
12:29
12:29

Traders in Kampala Reap Big from Sale of Used Car Tyres 3 1

Barbara Kamusiime, the Senior Public Relations Officer Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS), says that there are car tyre guidelines which stipulate how car tyres must be transported, stored, piled or displayed that illegal old car tyre sellers don’t follow.
09:04
09:04

Sorry State of Hakagyezi Road Angers Residents 4 1

The section was not tarmacked by Solel Boneh International (SBI), an Israeli firm, which was contracted by the Government to tarmac the road between 2007 and 2012. This is after the contractors failed to get a strong ground basement.
08:37
08:37

6,000 People Displaced by Floods in Kwania District 2 4

The most affected are nine parishes, of Nambieso, Owiny, Bung, Atuma, Anwangi, Acaba, Ayabi, Acwao and Etekiber.
07:12
07:12

BoU Opposes Gov’t Proposal to Borrow from Domestic Market COVID-19 1 4 Top story

Domestic Borrowing is done through the issuance of government securities like treasury bills which are short term debt instruments with tenures ranging from 91, 182 and 364 days and treasury bonds with a maturity period of more than a year.
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