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11:40
11:40

Luwero Police Investigates PDM SACCO Leaders Over Extortion 1

Wasswa Tamale, the National Resistance Movement Publicity Secretary for Luwero district explains that about 179 residents applied for PDM cash at Nambeere PDM SACCO and each was asked by some officials to first pay 70,000 shillings.
08:46
08:46

No Relocation Funds to “Mother” Districts till FY 2024/25-Gov’t New Cities 1 3

Paul Mwanja, the Commissioner of Infrastructure and Social Services in the Ministry of Finance, says that whereas the mother districts require Shillings 1 billion for their relocation, the government is currently financially constrained to fund the exercise.
15:21
15:21

Sensitization of Emyooga Groups in Karamoja Begins 1

The micro finance support centre zonal manager for Moroto office, says they have started sensitizing the SACCO leadership on the legal aspects of SACCOs, including requirements for permanent registration.
07:45
07:45

MPs Demand Detailed Expenditure Plan for UGX 1.75 Trillion Loan 1

The lawmakers demanded to know why the Ministry of Finance didn’t approach the lenders directly instead of using Standard Chartered Bank to obtain the loan facility before they faulted the Ministry of Finance for 'bad negotiation' for the 1.750 trillion Shillings loan that attracts a 10 per cent (175.080 billion Shillings) insurance premium cost paid upfront for the 10-year duration repayment period.
08:44
08:44

Gov’t Reviewing Hybrid Procurement Method 6 1

Musasizi said that the government through the Ministry of Finance has since instituted a subcommittee to analyze the challenges to find a lasting solution.
19:59
19:59

Twaweza Report Warns of Sharp Rise in Cost of Living food prices 2 1 Top story

According to the latest survey by Twaweza’s Sauti Za Wanainchi, market prices for staple foods have risen sharply approaching levels of 2017 when the East Africa region experienced food insecurity due to drought.
11:39
11:39

Microfinance Minister Moots Establishment of Cooperative Bank to Neutralize Loan Sharks 1 3

According to Kasolo, many small and midsized enterprises are struggling to operate or even failing to break through, mainly due to a lack of reliable sources of affordable credit facilities to support their growth.
17:12
17:12

No Contractor at Lubowa Specialized Hospital Site - Ministry of Health construction works 3

Eng Otim revealed that the developer doesn’t have a contractor on the 32 hectares of land located in Lubowa, Wakiso district, adding that they are in the process of procuring another contractor to implement the work.
09:21
09:21

Gulu University Starts Clearing Accrued Domestic Arrears 1 1

James Ojok Onono, the Assistant Public Relations Officer of the University, says management has used the money to clear 18 companies, which supplied goods and services to the University to zero balance.
11:28
11:28

MPs Want Affirmative Action Funds Seperated from Parish Model Program Parliament 6

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga called on Government to look for funding from somewhere else and not stifle funding for affirmative action.
14:42
14:42

Lira Councilors Blame Finance Ministry for Unpaid Allowances MInistry of Finance 3

Francis Okello Olwa, the Lira District Communication Officer blames the delayed approval of their requisition on the Ministry of Finance and Local Government, saying the process has now taken more than two weeks.
19:25
19:25

Energy, Finance Officials Disagree on Compensation of Pipeline Affected Persons 3

Construction of the East African Crude Oil Export Pipeline project is due to start next year, but people along the planned route were evicted almost two years ago, with promises of compensation.
14:30
14:30

CSOs Express Concerns About Budget Cuts in Social Sector, Local Government 2

Agnes Kirabo, the Executive Director Food Rights Alliance told a press conference in Kampala on Sunday morning that the country risks not meeting it development target since government continuously focuses on areas that don’t foster development.
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