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21:54
21:54

KCCA Halts Operationalisation of Boda Boda Free Zone 1 3

KCCA spokesperson, Daniel NuweAbine says while there are plans for a Boda Boda free zone, they will not be implementing it soon. NuweAbine says that they want to first introduce buses on the road.
20:15
20:15

NSSF Calls for Creation of Two Funds to Deal with Midterm Access to Savings 1 2

Richard Byarugaba, the Fund’s managing director said one fund will be for those savers who want to access their money after retirement and the second would be for those who want to have midterm access to their funding.
13:52
13:52

Arua Veterans Emyooga SACCO Chairperson Arrested over UGX 29.5m RDC Festus Ayikobua 3 4

According to a statement obtained from Post Bank, Abiyo withdrew the money after he told the signatories to sign a blank Cheque.
13:33
13:33

Residents Vandalize Odonga Otto’s Buffalo Camp Site in Amuru Amuru hot spring 1 1

Geoffrey Oceng Osborn, the Amuru Resident District Commissioner said early in July that he convened two different mediation meetings between the aggrieved Pagak clan leaders, their subjects and Otto to try and reach a consensus.
13:10
13:10

Delayed Funding Slows Construction of Kiira Motors Plant government 3 1 Top story

Lt. Gen. James Mugira, the Managing Director NEC told journalists on Wednesday that they have attempted to engage the responsible authorities on exploring other financing models but haven’t received any reply.
12:40
12:40

Boda Boda Riders Decry Few Customers After Lockdown 5 1

Some riders are crying foul over the few customers which have affected their daily earnings. They say that they are making less than ten thousand shillings a day because people have also been under lockdown and do not have money to spend on transport.
11:51
11:51

Newly Created Administrative Units in Amuru Struggling to Operate Pabbo Town Council. 3 1

Richard Kamara Okumu, the Pabbo Town Council Chairperson says they have failed to start implementation of their activities that they promised their constituents like opening of more access roads because of lack of funds.
11:48
11:48

Northern Uganda Gets UGX 5.1 Billion from UK Government for Animal, Poultry Farming Kitgum 1 1

Felix Omara, the Operation Manager of Countryside Harvester, says that each of the 17 Districts in West Nile, Acholi and Lango sub region has been allocated Shillings 300 million for implementing the project.
11:20
11:20

Gov't to Prioritize Districts Along Tanzania Border in FMD Vaccination Program 5 1

The farmers from Isingiro district on Wednesday told the Minister of Agriculture Frank Tumwebaze and his Deputy Bright Rwamirama that the disease is on the increase due to several farmers who graze their animals in Tanzania and traders who cross into the country for cheap animals.
09:47
09:47

Treasurer of Community Project in Trouble for Theft of UGX 14.6M 3 1

According to information obtained by URN, Ombizoku Produce Buyers and Sellers Association received Shillings 21 million under Development Response to Displacement Impact Project-DRDIP from Arua district local government to support 15 members of the group to engage in income-generating activities and alleviate poverty.
07:37
07:37

Busia Fish Traders Decry High Clearance Costs, Taxes 6

Justine Mugeni, the secretary of fish traders in Busia fish market says that the charges have affected force more than 300 fishermen out of business. He called for the intervention of the relevant authorities to help them stay in business.
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