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07:48
07:48

Enumerators' Recruitment Malpractices Loom as Census Material Distribution Begins process 3 2

Mukiza called for the involvement of security forces, leading to the apprehension of some offenders. Officials found complicit in malpractices have been removed from the recruitment list.
14:12
14:12

UDB Named Among Most Creditworthy Financial Institutions Globally Human Rights 1

The IDR is given by the rating firm to a financial institution based on international lenders' opinion of its ability to pay. The Government Support Rating is equalized with Uganda's sovereign rating, reflecting Fitch's view of the authorities' high propensity to provide support.
08:36
08:36

Co-ops Tipped on Transformation Through Agricultural Tourism cooperative 5 1

Leonard Okello, the Chief Executive Officer at the Institute says this was one of the reasons that they decided on a fully paid trip for the most innovative cooperative society, to one of the top tourism centres in the country.
14:39
14:39

UWA Allocates UGX 37.9m to Compensate Wildlife Victims in Agago general manager 4

Following complaints from the victims about mass destruction by wild animals and lack of compensation by UWA, the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities operationalized the Wildlife Fund in October 2022 to compensate victims of human-wildlife conflicts.
07:09
07:09

Government, Tech Companies Strategizing to Curb ICT Infrastructure Vandalism law 2 2

Vandalism remains a substantial challenge to the country's social and economic development, leading to network outages that disrupt online transmissions, including cell phones and banking systems, resulting in revenue loss. Vandalism also extends to hydroelectric installations, with equally severe consequences.
08:25
08:25

UBOS Extends Deadline for Census Jobs Shortlist Display Amid Complaints general manager 2

“This goes to the district recruitment teams, especially CAOs, the display of shortlisted candidates should continue until 12th April 2024 at 5 pm,” Mukiza said.
07:16
07:16

Experts Urge Bio-fortification To Address Health Problems technology 1

Dr. Mulinge stressed that Africa should learn from South America in a spirit of south-to-south cooperation, and regional ministers should advocate for a favorable bio-fortification framework, including the development and transfer of varieties across nations in the region.
16:38
16:38

MPs Ask Gov't to Regulate Fuel Industry government 5 1

While inspecting the oil reserves on Friday in Jinja City, the MPs said that there was hoarding of fuel by oil dealers across the country.
15:49
15:49

Politicians Back Encroachers as Wetlands Continue to Disappear climate change 4 1

Available statistics show that wetland coverage in Uganda has dropped from 37,346.3 Sq. Km in 1994 (15.5 percent) to 21,526.3 Sq.Km which is an 8.9 percent decrease. There is also a projection indicating that if the destruction trends are not checked, Uganda will be left with only 1.6 percent of wetlands cover by 2040.
07:09
07:09

Former Agriculture Minister Matyansi Ngobi Dead Kamuli 1

Ngobi 97 passed away on Tuesday night from his home in Namulesa cell, Northern division, Jinja City.
13:10
13:10

Delayed Funding Slows Construction of Kiira Motors Plant government 1 3 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.
22:49
22:49

Fire Guts Nile Agro Factory Again UPDF 3 2

A huge cloud of smoke coupled with a sharp flame was visible from all corners of the Jinja Central Business district which attracted crowds to gather around the factory gate. The crowd was later dispersed by UPDF personnel who tasked them to vacate the premises immediately.
08:56
08:56

Guard Dismissed After Instructing NYTIL Boss to Wear a Face Mask general manager 1 1

According to the termination letterdated May 19, 2020, and signed by the factory’s human resource manager, Joanitah Nakawesi, Muyomba is accused of insubordination and selective enforcement of guidelines on face masks.
16:57
16:57

Kiira, Bujagali Power Plants Fully Restored - Eskom operation 2 2 Top story

According to ESKOM Uganda Limited, the company with a concession to operate and maintain Nalubaale and Kiira Hydro Power stations, the floating Island which originated from Lake Victoria Basin as a result of the current rising water levels created extensive debris and waste material that blocked the water intake screens, through which water for power generation is transported.
07:57
07:57

Student Shooting: Family Demands Compensation from KCCA, Uganda Police Force Patrick Onyango 1 2 Top story

Her aunt, Yvonne Kasawuli, says her niece is still traumatised and needs serious medical attention, which isn’t available at Mulago hospital. Kasawuli explains that they want Nankya and her mother moved to a specialised medical facility, which they can’t afford because of the costs involved.
10:55
10:55

Wakiso Needs UGX 40B to Link Bussi Island to Mainland area 4 1 Top story

Bussi Island, which is 10kilometers away from Entebbe town, remains secluded and visibly detached from the rest of Wakiso district because of poor physical infrastructure and lack of proper transport means.
19:18
19:18

Three Arrested Torching Kakira Sugarcane resident 1 2 Top story

Jamal Kanyesigye, the Kakira Division Police Commander, says the suspects were caught red-handed on Tuesday by a team of police officers attached to the Field Force Unit deployed to patrol the plantation.
12:49
12:49

New NIRA Board Chairperson Wants Changes on National ID Replacement System district 2 2

“Government is paying money on a decentralized system for the Organisation. We have to know what happens in the districts. Why can’t some of these services be executed in the districts? Why do you have to bring the whole Uganda here [in Kololo] and expose our weaknesses?” Biribonwa questions why all services are being offered at the Kololo-based NIRA headquarters.
13:25
13:25

Kakira Sugarcane Plantation Set Ablaze Jinja 4 3

They were allegedly burnt on Wednesday by residents of Nailo village in Kakira town council, who were protesting the death of their colleague.
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