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18:31
18:31

UNBS to Close Fuel Stations Violating Quality Measures fuel adulteration 3 1

Peter Kitimbo, the Head of the Fuel Testing Laboratory at the UNBS says however, that some stations usually continue with the practice soon after the seals are removed from their pumps, and adds that such will be closed down.
13:07
13:07

Two Netted Smuggling Immature Fish Concealed Under Sand DRC 5 1

At the time of their arrest, they were smuggling immature fish on a canter truck registration number UBG 675G.
17:40
17:40

Insecurity on Lake Albert Aiding Smuggling-URA fisherman 2

Cynes Kayumba, an officer with the URA Hoima Substation, says they are finding it difficult to monitor the movement of contraband because of insecurity.
15:47
15:47

Rakai Police Release Impounded Rice Without URA Clearance smuggling

MP Kasolo and RDC Kaboyo ordered Police to impound the Tanzanian registered truck number T989 825 with the rice. They ordered Emmanuel Kabala, the officer-in-charge of Minziiro Police post not to release the goods until URA clears it. But when URA to rushed to Minziiro to investigate the seized rice, they were shocked to find the rice and the truck had been released without URA clearance.
05:33
05:33

Rakai Leaders Seize 3 Tonnes Of Smuggled Rice ura 1 1

Dozens of goods consumed in the area are from Tanzania. They include soft drinks like Coca-Cola sodas, soap, rice, sugar and salt. While a plastic Ugandan manufactured Coca-Cola soda is sold at 2000 shillings in Masaka, a Tanzanian made Coca-Cola soda is sold at 1500 shillings in these areas.
13:10
13:10

URA: Cigarette Smuggling Thriving In West Nile 2

Smugglers now pack the cigarettes in jerry cans, glass cylinders, drums and used tires. Some of the smugglers also allegedly connive with members of security forces to smuggle the contraband cigarettes from Kenya into Uganda.
11:17
11:17

Police Impound Smuggled Cigarette Worth UGX 10M smuggling

Police in conjunction with Uganda Revenue Authority—URA staff have impounded 18 boxes of smuggled Supermatch cigarettes worth 10 million shillings in Kyenjojo town council.
10:11
10:11

Five Smugglers Arrested in Bushenyi smuggling

The suspects all Rawndese nationals were arrested on Thursday in Rwenjuru ward in Bushenyi –Ishaka municipality
12:49
12:49

Two Uganda-Congo Border Posts Closed Over Protests border conflict

There is tension at Lia and Odramacaku border points in Arua district following the closure of the border posts by Ugandan security operatives. The two entry points on the Uganda-DR Congo border were closed following protests on Sunday that were sparked by an incident in which goods from Ugandan traders were impounded.
13:53
13:53

Rakai Introduces Coffee Tax rakai district 2

Rakai district is to start levying a new tax on coffee to boost district local revenue. Under the coffee tax, all coffee traders who operate in Rakai district must pay Shs 50,000 every season. The money is paid at sub county level.
13:17
13:17

Special Revenue Soldiers Accused Of Extortion smuggling 1

The Special Revenue Protection Services (SRPS), a military unit attached to Uganda Revenue Authority have come under fire for allegedly extorting money from suspected smugglers in the eastern border districts.
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