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06:13
06:13

Market Operators Protest against Street Vendors in Jinja city 2 3

The traders say that they no longer receive clients as customers prefer to purchase items outside the market. They also accuse Jinja city authorities of failing to block operations of street vendors despite their numerous complaints.
13:59
13:59

Surveyors Vandalize Vehicle after Being Stopped from Planting Markstones in the Road land 3 2 Top story

Sulah Wasswa, a resident within the area, says the scene was chaotic as contractors tasked surveyors to avail requisite documents allowing them to open boundaries in vain.
16:47
16:47

Police Disperse Bobi Wine Supporters in Jinja street 2 4

Kyagulanyi was in Jinja for a political talk show on NBS FM.
17:49
17:49

Kayunga NRM Chairperson On the Spot Over School Land student 1 Top story

Margret Nampiina, the former Jinja Rotary Club president, says they partnered with Jinja Municipal Council-JMC to construct another classroom block for the visually impaired pupils.
17:33
17:33

Interim Mayors Demand Additional Funding for New Cities Jinja 1 3

Raphael Magyezi, the Local Government Minister says that plans are underway to lobby additional funding to supplement the already approved municipality budgets.
16:33
16:33

Wakiso District Turns to KCCA for Support to Improve Road Network city 2 1

Wakiso District Engineer Sam Mwesigwa notes that the district has over 536 kilometres of roads, more than half of which are strategic roads, which however remain in a poor state and in dire need of an upgrade. Mwesigwa blames the state of roads on budget shortfalls.
19:29
19:29

Delays in Kampala Schools as PLE Start area 2 4

At Kisuule Nursery & Primary School, Bukoto, papers were received at exactly 8:10 a.m. by Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) scouts and supervisors in the absence of invigilators. There were still no invigilators at the school after 9 a.m., sending the administrators into a panic.
07:48
07:48

Police Use Teargas to Disperse Rowdy Street Kids village 1 5

Harrison Basudde, the chairperson of the group, says that they are former street children who reformed from being thieves to small scale entrepreneurs. He argues that destroying their stalls is equivalent to sending them back to wreak havoc.
12:13
12:13

KCCA Extends Court Valuations for 30 days headquarters 2

The extension will allow property owners who couldn’t file their objections to the property rates and be heard by July 1st 2019 to do so for remedial action. The extension follows a request by KCCA to the Kampala Minister to extend the time within, which the valuation court chaired by Wandera Ogalo will hear, the complaints.
11:01
11:01

NIRA Stuck with 18,000 Unclaimed IDs in Mbale accusation

Davis Nyanzi, the Mbale District NIRA Information, Communication and Technology Officer, says the IDs have piled up at the registration centers because people have failed to pick them.
07:43
07:43

Moroto Authorities Feud Over Cattle Market resident 1 2 Top story

The market was under Nadunget Sub County until April, this year, when the Local Government Ministry merged 20 new villages from the neighbouring sub-counties with the municipality. However, the two sub-counties had earlier agreed to allow the operations of the market to continue in the same location pending council resolutions.
09:34
09:34

Jinja Councillors Approve Architectural Designs for District Headquarters city 1

Titus Kisambira, the Jinja LCV Chairperson says that construction of the district headquarters has been delayed due to lack of architectural designs.
11:57
11:57

Parents Don’t Have Time for Us –Children Speak Out government 4 8

Bruno Muwuluzi, a student from Uplands High School, said that some of their colleagues on streets come from poverty stricken families and distant areas where they are offered to buyers by their parents under the pretext of finding jobs for them.
18:32
18:32

Age Limit Law: Tension, Excitement as Three Supreme Court Justices Deliver Judgement in Favor of Petitioners people 1

Justice Paul Mugamba said the presence of the military at Parliament during discussion of the bill that led to the assault of several legislators opposed to the bill was uncalled for.
16:54
16:54

Pictorial: Through the Lens after a Downpour in Kampala city Top story

The rain started a few minutes after 6:00 am and took the better part of Tuesday morning. Road users, business, school children, among others, were affected in a downpour that preceded almost two hours of inactivity.
15:53
15:53

Christmas Travelers Tipped on Safety robbery 3 1

Ssekitoleko advises travelers to avoid carrying multiple luggage, arguing that it becomes risky. He says majority of travelers in taxis forget their luggage.
13:17
13:17

Entebbe Leaders Root for More Seats in Parliament elevation 1 3

Entebbe, Ugandas first administrative city is listed among the nine municipalities that are due for elevation to a city status as one of the strategies to promote regional development. The others are Arua, Fort Portal, Gulu, Hoima, Jinja, Lira, Mbale and Mbarara.
17:50
17:50

Sorry State of Hoima Municipal Mortuary Irks Residents police 1 4 Top story

Daniel Kaseregenye, the Hoima Municipal town clerk told URN that they are set to renovate the facility this financial year. He says the facility is to be painted and fenced before they install electricity and water.
14:03
14:03

RDC Summons Radio Managers Over Gen. Saleh district 1

The radio stations are accused of hosting guests who have been critical of an MOU between Saleh and Kabarole District.
12:46
12:46

KCCA Issues Directive on Public Toilets in Arcades president 3 1

The KCCA Spokesperson, Peter Kaujju told Uganda Radio Network that several meetings have been held with arcade owners reminding them to avail free toilets to traders who rent their buildings.
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