Breaking

Archive

Apr 2021 11 results
18:05
18:05

Private Schools Understaffed as Teachers Abandon the Profession 4

Gordians Ahaisibwe, the headteacher Emma High School, says the school lost three teachers but was not ready to recruit more staff due to the financial constraints. He explains that given the staggered manner in which they are operating, the school decided to let the available teachers handle as they wait for the entire school to reopen then think of bridging the gap.
17:44
17:44

Defensive Driving Training for Taxi Drivers as Kenyan Insurer Introduces Medical Insurance Master Drive 4 1

With premiums of Shs.80, 000 per year, taxi drivers will have access to health services of up to 400, 000 Shillings. The driver can also enroll one dependent on the same package by paying an extra Shs70, 000.
17:18
17:18

Oil Pipeline; Compensation of PAPs May Cost Up to UGX 65Bn 1 1 Top story

Dickens Kamugisha, the Executive Director at Africa Institute for Energy Governance -AFIEGO, says for about three years, EACOP has been carrying out the valuation of property in affected areas. However, he adds, none of the project-affected persons knows the rate which is being used.
16:49
16:49

Court Upholds Ugx 51 Billion Telecom License Fees for MTN Uganda

In his decision delivered electronically justice Musa Ssekaana ruled that there was no procedural impropriety in the decision made by UCC in imposing transition fees based on a pro-rated assessment.
15:22
15:22

Multiple Rooftop House Break-ins Frustrates Lungujja Residents. 3 2

Fredrick Lubega, the chairman Kyobe zone in Lungujja parish attributes the new crime wave to the increasing levels of unemployment within the country, saying last week he was also attacked by the same burglars when they broke through the house ceiling and gained access to the house drugged them with suspected chloroform and took everything.
14:41
14:41

Museveni Promotes 40 Senior UPDF Officers, One Woman on the List army promotions

Brig. Gen Agnes Musoke, the one woman among the officers promoted, is a member of the General Court Martial, a position she was appointed to in 2016 while at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.
14:02
14:02

Namuganza Blames Minister Amongi, Chairperson Byenkya for Land Commission Mess Uganda Land fund 10 1

The Minister of State for Lands, Persis Namuganza has attributed the mess in the Land compensation to the dealings of the current chairperson of the commission Beatrice Byankya and former lands Minister Betty Amongi; compensation was deferred when the chairperson imputed massive criminality by claiming that the ministry was paying already paid persons, and also that the acreage was inflated.
13:28
13:28

Court to Decide on Ziwa -Rhino Fund Uganda Eviction on Monday 1

Court heard that the respondents breached the contract by cancelling Rhino Fund Uganda license and therefore if an interim order is not granted, they will suffer irreparable damages.
13:11
13:11

Gov't Worried as 99% of Teachers Shun Covid-19 Vaccination 2 Top story

Ismail Mulindwa, the Director Basic and secondary education says that the government had a target of vaccinating over 550,000 teachers however, of these only a mere 7,000 - that is 1.2% of the teachers have turned up for the jab.
12:50
12:50

Study Finds Malaria Parasites Protect Against Severe Forms of COVID-19 MOH 1 2

Findings from the studies show that 30.2 per cent of the patients who were not infected with malaria developed severe forms of COVID-19 with 3.8 percent succumbing to the disease.
12:20
12:20

New EAC Boss Pledges to Eliminate Trade Barriers, Push Political Unity 1 3

The EAC belongs to all of us - the people of East Africa, and I have taken on the duty to work towards a prosperous, secure and politically united region, that is people -centered and private sector driven -Dr. Mathuki
Apr 2021 11 results