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12:07
12:07

Police Disperses Vendors in Jinja for Flouting Covid-19 Guidelines operation 3 2

The vendors had displayed their merchandise on the pedestrians’ walkways prompting the police and UPDF Soldiers to disperse them.
15:20
15:20

Traders, Football players Clash Over Use of Nyakasanga Pitch as Temporary "Market" covid-19 2 1 Top story

Mutheke Bwambale, another trader says most of the traders have been working from Mawa market but because of the social distancing requirement, those who didn’t find space outside the market extended their operations to the play field.
19:14
19:14

Police Disperse Vendors in Kasese's Mawa Market traders 3

The traders who usually travel from various parts of the District were repealed by police led by the Kasese District Police Commander Dickens Okello following the president’s directive banning public gatherings as one of the preventive measures against corona virus.
12:49
12:49

Motorist, Passenger Electrocuted by Loose Power Cable market 1 1 Top story

The two were riding to Amber coat food market when they were killed by a loose electric cable. Edisa Nabukenya, who survived with serious injuries, says she saw the wire drop on the motorcycle, which was approximately one meter ahead of her.
19:56
19:56

Eastern, Northern Regions Not Benefiting From Export Markets near Them – World Bank Fort Portal 1 1 Top story

Eastern and Northern regions are close to international markets including Kenya and South Sudan, currently, Uganda’s most important food export markets
11:56
11:56

Wakiso Farmers in Joint Effort to Grow Sweet Potatoes Targeting Animal Feeds Wakiso District 4 1

Busiro North which includes Sub Counties of Kakiri, Masulita and Namuyuma is known to have vast pieces of land much of which lie idol although it’s occupants are hard hit with poverty. The area with fertile soils is part of the Luweero Triangle which was greatly affected by the 1980 bush war and for the last thirty years, the area has remained almost less productive with residents blaming all their misfortunes to the war.
16:49
16:49

Fire Guts Walukuba West Market region 2 1

Umar Musoke, one of the vendors who lost properties in the fire, says that they heard a big blast from the neighbouring kiosk, prompting all vendors to converge in the fire assembly point. He adds that not much was saved as they fled to save their dear lives from the flames which destroyed food items, beverages and electronics.
07:17
07:17

Sugar Cane Zoning No Longer Relevant-Museveni market 2 Top story

Museveni noted that although sugar mills within Busoga region are suffering raw material scarcity due to the increased number of mills, there is an increase in the number of cane farmers who lack where to sell their harvest.
12:00
12:00

New Flavoured Bottled Water to Hit Market beverage 2

Balaji Group East Africa Limited is the latest entrant in the market for bottled water. Commission on Friday by president, Yoweri Museveni, Balaji Group East Africa Limited plans to roll out flavored bottled mineral water on the Ugandan market by December this year.
18:04
18:04

Jinja Market Vendors Protest Deputy RDC's Involvement in Elections politics 2 1

Karadi, the chairperson of a nine-member committee which was on Tuesday instructed by the Jinja town clerk, Ambrose Ochieng to be a caretaker of the association ahead of next month’s elections, was blocked by vendors who argued that elections of the market leadership should not be influenced by security officials and municipal authorities.
11:57
11:57

Jinja Vendors Demand Permanent Allocation to Stalls election 3 1

This followed the issuance of election guidelines for the market leadership by the municipal authorities on Thursday. According to the guidelines, the incumbent market chairman is meant to hand over office to the Principal Assistant Town Clerk, within three days, in preparation for the elections scheduled to take place in two months.
07:48
07:48

Police Use Teargas to Disperse Rowdy Street Kids village 5 1

Harrison Basudde, the chairperson of the group, says that they are former street children who reformed from being thieves to small scale entrepreneurs. He argues that destroying their stalls is equivalent to sending them back to wreak havoc.
07:51
07:51

Busoga Farmers to Export Sugarcane to Kenya district 1 1 Top story

Under the MoU, the farmers are required to supply 600 tons of mature sugarcane to the company each day for a period of three months. They will receive Kenya Shillings 4,055 (approximately UGX 146,716) for a ton of cane, two days after delivery. Only farmers registered with the association will be allowed to supply cane upon endorsement by their chairperson.
13:33
13:33

Kamwokya Residents Resolve to Install Security Cameras village 2 1 Top story

Residents say they need to install Closed Circuit Television Camera’s-CCTV on majority streets in their area because of increasing cases of mugg
16:53
16:53

Teargas, Bullets Used to Disperse Amber Court Vendors Jinja 3 1

The roadside vendors had been evicted by Mpumudde division authorities following complaints that they were blocking access to the Amber Court market. Instead, the vendors took to the streets to protest against the eviction on grounds that they had no alternative place for their operations.
11:04
11:04

Former Bugiri LC 5 Chairperson Dead district 1 Top story

Lyavala was the pioneer LC V chairperson of Bugiri district, where he served until 2011. In a bid to restore cohesion in Busoga region, president, Yoweri Museveni appointed Lyavala a presidential adviser in-charge of Busoga affairs.
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