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14:09
14:09

Presidential Candidates Decry Bad Weather, Poor Roads bad roads 4 1

Alex Luganda, a representative of independent candidate Henry Tumukunde says that the roads are pathetic citing experiences in Kanungu and Rukungiri where it rained the entire day, during their visit affecting their meetings in Kisoro.
18:19
18:19

MPs Seek Penalties for Motorists who Splash Water on Pedestrians rainy season 1 6

Ayivu County MP Bernard Atiku says road users must be held accountable for their actions. He urges the Ugandan government to emulate the United Kingdom which charges hefty fines from drivers who splash pedestrians with water from the road while driving.
14:25
14:25

New Districts Struggle To Maintain Roads bad roads 5 2

Wilber Baguma, a resident of Kasangombe Sub County, says the bad roads discourage traders from venturing in the area and makes it hard for them to transport their produce to markets.
16:54
16:54

Bad Roads Thwart Emergency Services in Marburg Hit Districts kween district 3 1

The health ministry, however, says that the poor transport means in the affected districts is a blockade for a timely response. Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng says that often, officials have to endure sandy and worn out roads over long distances to respond to emergencies.
15:42
15:42

Traders Irked by Poor State of Kiyindi Road road construction 1 1

The road leading to Gulama, Kiyindi and Najja from Nyenga trading centre, is in a sorry state despite its traffic volume and economic significance to fishing communities. Close to 100 heavy load truck use the road on a daily basis. In a similarly poor condition is the road to Buikwe via Najja to Kiyindi.
13:16
13:16

UNRA Deploys Boat Services on River Aswa poor roads 1 1

Following the tragedy, private boat owners would charge over 5000 Shillings to transport a person across the river, a rate which left several residents stranded on a daily basis. Business was equally paralyzed as the districts of Pader, Agago, and Lamwo remained cut off.
14:47
14:47

Flooding Cuts off Kamuli-Buyende Road road construction 1 1

Residents accuse ETATS Uganda limited, which was contracted to maintain road of abandoning it.
12:10
12:10

Mayuge Voters Using Campaigns to Push for Better Roads bad roads 4 1

A case in point is the 33 kilometer stretch from Bwondha-Busuyi-Mayuge-Iganga in Kigandaalo Sub County, Mayuge district. The road is mainly used by fish and sugarcane traders to transport produce to urban centers.
06:55
06:55

Museveni Pledges to Tarmac Muhanga-Kisiizi-Rubaare road kabale district 2 1

Museveni noted that although development is vital, he said it is better when it goes hand in hand with improved livelihood.
11:41
11:41

Poor State of Community Road Irks Residents lira municipality

Emmanuel Ebong Opeto, the Ojwina Division LCIII chairperson blames the top leadership of Lira Municipality for mismanaging over 100 million Shillings meant for upgrading this particular road in the 2014/2015 financial year.
07:13
07:13

Poor State of Acholi Lane Irks Gulu Residents bad roads 1 4

Sadique Sadam, a tailor in the area says he has lost customers due to the foul stench from the stagnant water on the road.
18:03
18:03

Heavy Rains Wash Away Bridges and Roads in Iganga District bad roads 2 1

Heavy rains have damaged roads in Iganga district forcing transporters to use longer, alternative routes.
16:07
16:07

70 Sacred Heart SS Students Survive Nasty Accident oyam district 1

The students and three of their teachers were traveling to Butiaba landing site in Buliisa district for a geography field work when the tragedy occurred. 64 of them are now admitted at St Mary\'s hospital Lacor in Gulu while four others who were critically injured are still being treated from a health center in Aboke awaiting referral.
14:47
14:47

Fresh Fruit Prices Shoot Up jinja traders 1 3

John Mulaza, a fresh fruit vendor trader in Jinja central market says a sack of oranges costs UGX 80,000 from UGX 35,000, a basket of tangerines goes for UGX 70,000 up from UGX 30,000.
08:20
08:20

Demonstrators Block Kigumba-Masindi Road Over Poor State road network 1

Traffic on Kigumba-Masindi road was on Friday brought to a near standstill after demonstrators dug a trench in the road. The residents of Kisanja trading centre in Masindi Municipality were demonstrating over the poor state of the road.
16:36
16:36

Internal Affairs Asked to Check Disrespectful South Sudan Drivers reckless drivers 2

The Minister for Internal Affairs General Aronda Nyakairima has been asked to explain the failure by some drivers from South Sudan to adhere to Uganda’s traffic rules.
07:24
07:24

Parliament Passes Public Private Partnership Bill, 2012 uganda police force 1 Top story

The bill seeks to govern the relationships between government and the private party in public private partnerships and to provide for guidelines and procedures for the development of PPP projects.
12:09
12:09

Bugembe Town Council Decries Poor Road Maintenance bad roads

Residents of Bugembe town council in Jinja district have raised complaints about bad roads that have not been maintained for the last one year.
11:19
11:19

Govt Releases UGX 400M To Upgrade Roads In Otuke new districts 1

The government has secured a total of over 400 million shillings to tarmac roads in Otuke district. This is the first time government is moving to tarmac roads in in the area since July 2009 when Otuke was curved out of Lira district.
10:50
10:50

Works Minister Apologizes to Gulu Residents Over Bad Roads unra 1 Top story

The Minister for Works and Transport Abraham Byandala has apologized to users of the Kafu-Gulu road stating that mistakes in the procurement process have caused more delays in the construction process.
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