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15:57
15:57

Uganda to Host Regional Livestock Gene Bank 1 3

The bank will preserve animal genetic resources germplasm for 12 Countries including Uganda, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Somalia, Republic of Comoros, South Sudan and Sudan. It is one of the six established under the Global Plan of Action to conserve the world’s heritage of animal genetic resources for food and agriculture. Other banks exist in Burkina Faso, Botswana and Cameroon.
07:55
07:55

Expedite Mumbere's Trial; Kasese Leaders Demand Rwenzururu Kingdom 4 Top story

Kasese District LC V Chairperson, Geoffrey Sibendire Bigogo, said it is unfortunate that close to three years after the arrest of the suspects, they have remained in detention without trial. Biigogo told URN that government had committed itself to screen all the suspects such that those who are innocent can be set free in vain.
07:30
07:30

Acholi Leaders Suspicious of Vast Land Acquisitions aswa ranch 4 1

Richard Jomeo, a rights’ activist, says it is under such a tragic context that Acholi who lived in Internally Displaced People camps became incapacitated to use their land productively exposing it to grabbing.
16:53
16:53

Namisindwa District Service Commission Accused of Bribery Recruitment 2

One of the victims who preferred anonymity alleges that one of the members Apollo Wapicho told her that she would get a job if she pays some money. She adds that her father sold some of his properties including cows to raise the money.
08:32
08:32

Kabuleta Arrested for Offending President -Police Uganda police 1

Former New Vision sports Journalist and the Pastor Watchman Ministries, Joseph Kabuleta has been arrested for offending the person of the President, the police has said.
22:17
22:17

Kadaga Bitter with URA for Taxing Albino Lotion Health 3 3

Wilson Watira, the Bududa District LCV Chairperson said told the speaker that Bududa is one of the districts with the highest number of Albinos in the country who need to be helped.
07:25
07:25

KCCA Law Enforcement Teams Accused of Brutality 4 2 Top story

Early this week, URN saw KCCA enforcement officers picking merchandise from vendors including fruits and vegetable and throwing it to their truck. Most of the merchandise ended up damaged because of the way it was dumped and mixed on the truck.
16:40
16:40

Lack of Political Will Slowing Legal Aid Policy 3 1 Top story

Speaking to URN this morning, Namubiru said little effort has been made to process and table the National Legal Aid policy. Civil society organisations have been advocating for a NLAP for several years. The policy would provide for free legal services for the poor and vulnerable.
13:41
13:41

Court Issues Criminal Summons Against Bobi Wine 3 1

Prosecution led by Janet Kitimbo argued that the absence of Kyagulanyi and Lule was stalling the trial.
19:55
19:55

Vendors, Hawkers Ask KCCA to Reduce Proposed Fees 5 3 Top story

The ordinance further proposes that all traders be given uniforms and specific colors, according to the division they operate from. Vendors in Central division will wear a green uniform, Nakawa blue, Lubaga Orange, Kawempe Red and Makindye division Yellow.
07:26
07:26

FDC Party Starts Mobilization Drive in West Nile 2 2

While addressing the Media in Arua town on Monday, The FDC Party President Engineer Patrick Amuriat Oboi said their mission is to re-energize the people to realize their mission of bringing a change in the country
19:04
19:04

Opposition Vows to Block Gov't's Extension of Tabling Electoral Reforms 2021 elections 1

The Opposition in Parliament has said they will not allow for further extension of the timeframe within which Government will present electoral reforms.
18:48
18:48

FDC Asks Gov't to Increase Funding to Sports 3 1

According to the 2019/2020 budget, National Council for Sports- NCS has been allocated 17.4 billion shillings and 10 billion shillings of which would go to the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA).
14:52
14:52

Urban Planner Asks KCCA to Zone City 1 3 Top story

As part of the plan to reduce congestion, Kaggwa says there should be restriction on the number of vehicles coming into the city and establishment of vehicle free zones. Kampala is estimated to have a day population of 2.5 million people and a night population of about 1.5 million. This means that one million people are making a return journey to Kampala on a daily basis.
07:50
07:50

Kadaga Vows to Push for Representatives of Older Persons in Parliament Rebecca Kadaga 1 3

Manyiraho also noted that in their efforts to get services like health care in government hospitals, they are always made to queue with the youth, which is he said is very unfair since most of them are already too weak to stand. For instance, he said that most of them can no longer acquire loans from banks because every time they attempt, loans officers tell them that they are too old and are likely to die before clearing baying back the money.
17:09
17:09

Kivejinja Asks Cooperatives To Shelve War Compensation Demands 1

Kivejinja says Uganda is still broke to settle the debts as she rises from the shadows of post independence upheavals which bedeviled the country. He said the demands should be shelved to allow government attend to pressing infrastructure development required to propel the country into better economic future.
15:52
15:52

65 Percent of Namirembe Road Works Complete-KCCA 4 3

Kaujju says the expectation is for the construction to be fully complete by November 2019. The construction of the carriage way, drainage and lanes has been completed.
15:37
15:37

MP Byandala, Ndawula Trade Accusations of Corruption 5

He also accuses Ndawula of using his position as incumbent Luweero LC V chairperson to lobby for 600 bags of cement from DFCU bank to construct the district headquarters but has since failed to account for them.
19:41
19:41

KCCA Releases Valuation Lists for Property Tax

On Friday last week the 28th of June, KCCA expressed worry over the delayed valuation process they said would interfere with tax collection if not concluded swiftly.
18:30
18:30

Museveni Meets Sudan Military Council Leaders in Mbale 1

Museveni said the military leaders had given him a good briefing of the situation in Sudan and they discussed possible collaboration towards restoration of peace and prosperity in the country.
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