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14:49
14:49

Savers Protest Delayed Release of Parish Community Funds group 3 1

Some claim that most of their members are illiterate, yet all the money request forms are written in English, and they lack timely guidance from the project supervisors and so they hired local government employees to fill these forms for them at a fee of 50,000 Shillings per form.
13:26
13:26

Sub County Chief Arrested over Bribes Extorted From Saving Groups community 1 1

“Those very officials escorted us to the bank and after withdrawing the money, they immediately wanted us to give them a kick back which we earlier declined," says a member of the beneficiary groups who reported the officials to the police. "After a week, I agreed to pay them 150,000 Shillings, but they kept on harassing me as they demanded for more money.”
11:02
11:02

COVID-19 Relief Registration: Residents Accuse VHTs of Confiscating Their National IDs member 2

Stella Naigaga, a saloon operator says that one of the VHTs confiscated her national ID under unclear circumstances. “They registered me alongside my other five workmates but after our 30 minute’s engagement, the VHT member sped off with our IDs claiming that they were a requirement to expedite the release of the relief funds to the beneficiaries,” she said.
07:03
07:03

Iganga NRM Administrative Secretary Locked up Over Missing Funds region Top story

Eva Kwesiga, the Resident District Commissioner in charge of both Iganga and Bugweri, says the suspects were meant to distribute the funds on Sunday. “These two were supposed to distribute the funds on Sunday morning but they were no show yet the beneficiaries had gathered at the district headquarters,” she said.
12:58
12:58

Kabale RDC, Minister Clash with OWC Coordinator Over Input Distribution associate 2 2 Top story

The trio clashed at a meeting for greater Kabale district National Resistance Movement-NRM party leaders that were held at Kigezi College Butobere in Kabale on Wednesday district.
20:24
20:24

Embassy Website Displays Dead Minister as Part of Cabinet member 1 Top story

The official website of the Ugandan Embassy in Brussels still displays Maria Mutagamba as minister for Tourism, more than two years after she died.
07:51
07:51

Makerere Yet to Recover Funds from 16 Dismissed Academic Staff Makerere University 1

The Deputy University Secretary, Yusuf Kiranda, says the Human Resources Director is yet to compile a list of the affected staff and compute the amount lost by the University.
07:25
07:25

State House Field Officers Suspended Over Missing Piglets resident 1

Shilaku suspended the trio following a directive from State House to investigate circumstances surrounding the disappearance of piglets that were meant to be distributed in Kityerera town council.
08:24
08:24

Mayuge Councillor Probed Over Missing Pigs village

According to Kilaka, Namaganda received 949 pigs but most of the intended beneficiaries didn’t receive them.
12:11
12:11

USMID Beneficiaries Want New Guidelines Revised uganda 1 1

Paul Omer, the Soroti Mayor says the new beneficiary municipalities dont have development plans for big infrastructure projects yet it is one of the requirements.
18:01
18:01

Affirmative Action Eludes Indigenous Communities-Commission community 1 3

Medi Kaggwa, the Chairperson Uganda Human Rights Commission, says they have been monitoring the indigenous communities in mining areas to ensure that they benefit from the affirmative action.
14:47
14:47

High Cases Of Drug Abuse In Towns Irk Vice President village 3 1 Top story

The Masaka Mayor, Godfrey Kayemba says they are pushing for pushing for the enactment of strong laws to stem drug abuse because the existing laws give lighter sentences and punishments to offenders.
14:41
14:41

No Ghost Groups Under Livelihood Funds-National Youth Council financial year 3 1

Aber also said various groups have changed location due to lack of the necessary infrastructure and other production requirements like power. This consequently changes their registered location
07:15
07:15

Hundreds Fear Eviction By Buganda Kingdom resident 1 4 Top story

According to the occupants, they have been under threats of eviction since 2016 and are worried that Mengo through Buganda Land Board-BLB may evict them anytime without due compensation despite occupying land for more than 30 years.
11:04
11:04

Farmers to Pay for Agricultural Inputs sub county 2

Salim Saleh says that if a cost is attached on the inputs, they will be looked after well instead of the beneficiaries neglecting them because they are free from the government.
13:00
13:00

Kween Fails To Recover UGX400m from Youth Groups district 2

Rogers Taitike, the Sippi Region Police Spokesperson, says they are investigating some of the youth who received the funds and have failed to pay back.
15:35
15:35

How Case of Market Vendor's Funds Stalled statement

To date, Sabila is yet to record a statement since he disappeared from his known address in Kampala and Kapchorwa districts.
12:48
12:48

60 Kole Youth Groups Receive Saving Boxes member

Each of the sub counties received 15 saving boxes for distribution to youth groups in their area. Innocent Omogo, the In Charge of NCBA CLUSA Uganda in Kole District, says the saving boxes will help the members to keep their savings safely.
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