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15:52
15:52

Hoima RDC Intervenes in Hoima Boma ground Saga Hoima boma grounds 1 1

The two administrative units have been bickering over the failure by the district to surrender the title for the land hosting the ground to the municipality. The land title is currently being held by the district chairperson Kadir Kirungi, who insists that its ownership and mandate is with the district.
13:04
13:04

Mbale to Recieve UGX10bn for USMID Project world bank project 3

Rhoda Nyaribi, the USMID programme coordinator, says that the municipal council is waiting for Parliaments approval and clearance of the Solicitor General to receive the funds and start the procurement process.
07:04
07:04

Government to Turn Informal Sector Borrowing-Kasaija skills development 5 1

Ruth Musoke Lillian, the head of skills Development Facility at the Private Sector Foundation Uganda, also reveals that they are currently implementing a World Bank funded project to help enhance skills of local people to address the impediments to skills development.
07:26
07:26

Masaka Street Lighting Project in Mess world bank 3 1

Augustine Turibarungi, the Principal Engineer Masaka Municipality, says they took the decision to replace the electricity powered streets lights because they cant afford paying the power bills.
13:15
13:15

Fort Portal Receives Shs 13BN for USIMD Project shoody works 1 1

The second phase, worth 13.2 billion shillings, will cater for rehabilitation works on Rukidi III Street, construction of Mugunu Lorry Park building and paving of the lorry park. Seven solar lights will also be installed at Rukidi Street and 14 at the lorry park.
10:35
10:35

World Bank Injects UGX 4.2B In Five Nakaseke Schools world bank project 5 2

Bosco Busulwa, a parent at Magoma Orthodox primary school, says pupils have been studying under fear because of the dilapidated structures. He says the donation to the school will help to restore faith among parents and promote education standards in the area.
17:34
17:34

LC III Chairman, Eight Others Arrested for Staging Demo world bank project 1 1

Jimmy Awany, the LC III chairman of Adyel Division Council was arrested alongside eight others with whom they were protesting a move by Uganda Telecom Limited, a national fixed line, mobile and Internet service provider, to block the rehabilitation of three major roads in Lira town.
14:14
14:14

USMID Construction Works Resume in Fort Portal usmid program 1 1

The program was halted in May after the municipal council terminated Plinth Technical Services Limited, a Zambian firm contracted to construct the -Kilometer Nyakaana-Kabundaire road. The road financed to a tune of 5.2 billion Shillings, was supposed to have been completed last year.
18:40
18:40

World Bank Group, Govt to Hold Open Day in Kampala world bank project 2

An exciting array of activities will run throughout the day, including presentations and panel discussions on topical development issues, quizzes and competitions, photo exhibitions, tutorials, and lots of other performances illustrating the World Banks partnership.
12:24
12:24

Kampala Traffic Lights Equipped with Cameras world bank project 1

The traffic lights were equipped with cameras and computers that capture and record data. As the traffic lights turn red the system becomes active and any vehicle passing over the sensor in the road after this time is snapped.
14:59
14:59

Rage as Newly Installed Street Lights Blackout world bank project 2 1

Augustine Turibarungi, the Masaka Municipal Engineer has called for calm saying the project has not been handed over. He says the Chinese contractors are still putting up final touches on the road before they hand it over. Godfrey Kayemba, the Mayor Masaka Municipality, says the Chinese contractors are still liable for the project.
12:31
12:31

Chinese Contractor Drops Masaka Road Works world bank project 1 1 Top story

Joseph Kimbowa, the Town Clerk Masaka Municipality, says they couldnt provide the extra money as requested by the contractor since it isnt their problem that the project was undervalued.
12:11
12:11

World Bank Monitors Grill Masaka Officials Over USMID Project world bank project 2 1

Joseph Kimbowa, the Masaka Town clerk defended the existence of the 17 houses in the road reserve saying since the project didnt provide for compensation, they just negotiated with the property owners to leave them.
15:59
15:59

World Bank Decision Will Affect 2016/17 Budget keith muhakanizi 1

Keith Muhakanizi, the Finance Ministry, Permanent Secretary says the cancellation of the funding will increase significant pressure on the treasury.
18:22
18:22

World Bank to Contract Three Tourism PR Firms world bank project 2 1

UTB Chief Executive Officer, Stephen Asiimwe says the PR firms are to help market Uganda, engage the media, design packages and itineraries.
11:58
11:58

Chinese Firm Wins Masaka Road Works Tender world bank project 1 3

Joseph Kimbowa, the town clerk Masaka municipality says Longjian Road and Bridge Company limited beat 13 other firms, which submitted bids for the work.
07:18
07:18

Construction Of Moroto Bus Terminal Delays moroto district 2

Moroto Municipality leaders are yet to start construction work on the proposed bus terminal located in Bazaar cell, North Division due to financial constraints. The best evaluated bidder for the park wants 3.8 billion shillings, yet the municipality has only 800 million shillings in its coffers.
09:02
09:02

Anti-Gay Law Fallout: World Bank Delays Shs223bn Loan to Uganda world bank funding 1 Top story

Jim Yong Kim, the President of The World Bank Group, in an editorial written today morning in the Washington Post said that “Institutionalized discrimination is bad for people and for societies. Widespread discrimination is also bad for economies.” Adding that, “there is clear evidence that when societies enact laws that prevent productive people from fully participating in the workforce, economies suffer.”
17:16
17:16

Mbale District Loses UGX 55B World Bank Dam Project busiu dam project 3

Government has relented and abandoned a 55 billion shillings dam project that was meant to take place in Mbale in Bulusambu. The dam had met stiff resistance from residents.
18:50
18:50

Kanyeihamba Probe: UWA Spent US$ 14.3 Million To Train Three Personnel uwa pamsu project

The commission of inquiry into the mismanagement of funds at the Wild Life Authority today heard that three personnel underwent training worth 14.3 million dollars.
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