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17:54
17:54

900 to Get Free Electricity Connection in Gulu and Kitgum 2 1

Jonan Kiiza, the Head of Communications at Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited revealed that the government procured 2,000 under the free electricity connection policy and that the meters are undergoing quality test for certification at Uganda National Bureau of Standards and that more meters shall be procured.
15:19
15:19

Wrangles Threaten Electricity Management In Bundibugyo

Charles Baluku, a trader in Bundibugyo town says that the wrangles could affect the distribution and management of electricity in the district. He wants the relevant authorities to intervene and bring the warring parties together.
19:06
19:06

Parliament Sets Terms For Loans Approval 4

Syda Bbumba, a former finance minister, says all loans must be budgeted for, outline feasibility study plans, have procurement plans, timelines on completion dates and must be approved by NDP as part of the National Development Plan NDP II.
22:24
22:24

Minister Named in UGX 3 Billion Electrification Debt 1 2

The Company in which John Byabagambi has a stake owes Rural Electrification Agency close to three billion shillings. The debt arises from failure by company to pay monthly fees under a contract it got to distribute electricity Western Uganda. It only paid thirty million shillings during the nine years of the contract.
16:28
16:28

REA Owes Claimants UGX 18B in Compensations 3 1

Godfrey Werikhe, the Deputy Executive Director REA, told the committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises COSASE that by 2014, the agency owed 8 billion shillings but the figure has since accumulated to 18 billion Shillings.
11:21
11:21

Delays Cited in Rural Electrification Compensations audit queries 1 3

Officials from the Rural Electrification Agency led by the executive Director Godfrey Turyahikayo told Parliament\'s Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (COSASE) that they cannot avoid audit queries on outstanding compensation for way leaves with the minimal allocations from government.
12:10
12:10

Lamwo Leaders Irked by Recurrent Power Outage power outages 3

Charles Ocaya, the Lamwo Town council chairperson says the current power outage was due to a break down in the connection line linking the district to the national grid through Kitgum district.
11:32
11:32

Excitement as Otuke District Gets Power 2

There is excitement in Otuke as government moves to connect the district onto the national electricity grid through the Rural Electrification Program. The two-billion-shilling project will extend power from Apala in Alebtong district, through Otuke up to Abim district.
10:06
10:06

Residents Irked by High Cost of Solar Kits 3

Residents in rural sub counties in Jinja are complaining about the exorbitant costs of buying solar lighting kits despite the fact that government subsidizes the importation of the kits.
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