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21:57
21:57

NWSC Faults Road Contractors for Exposing Sewer Lines area 2 1

Agnes Atwooki, the NSWC Jinja area Principal Public Relations Officer told URN that Jinja, one of the country’s oldest towns, had heavy capacity underground sewerage lines. However, over time, road contractors have left the lines leaking without making any attempts to refurbish them after completing their road works.
19:14
19:14

Relief Food Suppliers Fail Quality Test public relations 2 1

This is according to a series of tests conducted by the COVID-19 task force after complaints raised by beneficiaries of the relief food, distributed in the first week. The food sent by the office of the Prime Minister, is targeting households whose livelihood was disrupted by the various measures instituted to control the spread of COVID-19.
20:31
20:31

ICT Minister Asks Local Government Staff to Support NRM or Quit district 2 1 Top story

Nabakooba also took a swipe at some local government public relations officers for failing to update district websites detailing government achievements such as mechanized agricultural systems in preference of discussing political tales, which have dragged young people in abject poverty since they lack information to transform their lives.
20:43
20:43

Karuma– Pakwach Road Cut Off by Floodwaters Jimmy Patrick Okema 2 1 Top story

Simon Peter Anyanzo, the West Nile Operations Manager of Uganda Red Cross Society, says the floods cut off passenger vehicles heading to Pakwach and those from Arua around 4pm.
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.
18:25
18:25

LC Chairpersons to be Involved in Compulsory Land Acquisition Process government 1 3

While addressing stakeholders from Busoga and Bukedi in Jinja district, Musumba argues that, unlike the status quo where implementing agencies deal directly with the project affected persons (PAPs), local leaders mainly village chairpersons and parish chiefs will be at the frontline in the compensation process because they have information regarding the residents.
20:22
20:22

Inside Mbarara University Strike: Why Staff Want VC Sacked? project 2 1 Top story

“Nobody understands their issue. Maybe they are playing tribal politics because if you are accusing somebody, you should have concrete proof to say this man has stolen this money, this man has done and mismanaged this and therefore he can go. So accusing somebody and yelling on top of your voice doesn’t make what you are saying right. They have not provided evidence,” Prof. Obua said.
06:53
06:53

Ayeiko Quits K-Jinja SSS FC team 1

Speaking to URN on Tuesday evening shortly after submitting his resignation letter, Ayeiko said that he had stepped down pursue further studies.
18:21
18:21

IG Completes Probe into Obore's 'Irregular' Appointment daily monitor

The whistle-blower indicated that Obore did not have the minimum 10 years of service, a requirement set by the Public Service Commission for one to be appointed a director and that he did not possess a Masters degree as required by the Public Service Commission.
20:35
20:35

Police Holding 66 Suspects for Brutal Killings - Museveni member 2

The President revealed this during a national address on the state of security at State House, Entebbe. He said that the arrested individuals are suspected for masterminding the murder of Prosecutor Joan Kagezi, muslim clerics, former Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiriga and Major Kiggundu, among others.
15:30
15:30

Shule Foundation Director Jackie Wolfson Deported uganda 1 Top story

According to Opio, Wolfson was deported out of Entebbe on Sunday at 11.45pm through KLM Flight 537 for allegedly using her NGO to fund Bobi Wine and the People Power campaign. Opio claims that Wolfsons travel papers were signed before she was picked up.
16:55
16:55

UAC Wants Kiss Condom Advert Recalled general manager 1 1 Top story

The Commission accuses those behind the advert of failing to follow the right procedures before broadcasting it.
17:16
17:16

PR Firms Boost Tourism Arrivals-UTB country 3 1

Ssempebwa says they expect to spend less in the next years but reap more returns because they have mastered the art of monitoring the firms.
07:42
07:42

Poor State of Access Road Irks Kigungu Residents uganda 3

The Deputy Mayor of Entebbe Municipality, Richard Ssekyondo who resides in the area, says their pleas to Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA to rehabilitate the road have fallen on deaf ears.
10:37
10:37

Tufts University Declines to Expel Anite united states 1 Top story

Martin Byakuleka, the President CLOUD, says they are now calling for the boycott of Tufts University as it has allowed a Ugandan who has participated in killing democracy to enjoy the freedoms of American democracy.
12:33
12:33

Kabarole Leaders, Hospital Director Reconcile staff 1

In June, the district councillors vowed to cause the transfer of Dr Florence Tugumisirize, who they accused of maladministration, leading to poor service delivery at the hospital.
17:09
17:09

State of the Nation Address Verbatim district

In the coming days, the Minister of Finance will announce the financial support we intend to give to the groups that wish to join the manufacturing in the form of the enhanced micro-finance efforts and the Innovation in addition to the Women Fund, the Youth Fund and Operation Wealth Creation Fund.
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