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19:45
19:45

Civil Society Finance Experts Want Windfall Tax Levied on Monthly Basis Parliament 1

A windfall tax is a tax levied by Government against industries that have benefited the most from prevailing economic conditions causing those industries to experience above average profits.
18:32
18:32

Gov’t Wants Charges in UPE, USE Schools Abolished 2

The cabinet that met on Monday agreed that government should abolish all forms of charges that have been collected from learners in Universal Primary Education-UPE and Universal Secondary Education –USE schools.
17:57
17:57

Gov’t, Workers Reach Consensus on Dual Management of NSSF Funds midterm access 1 1

Government, workers and the Gender committee Labor and Social Development of Parliament have come to a consensus on the dual management of the National Social Security (NSSF) funds.
17:34
17:34

Janet Museveni -MPs Kololo Meeting Called Off 6 1 Top story

The House has been divided on the request by Education Minister Janet Museveni to meet MPs at Kololo Independence Grounds to discuss the re-opening of schools.
17:19
17:19

Gender Ministry Seeks UGX 93b to Support GBV Victims 5 1

According to the State Minister for Gender and Culture Peace Mutuuzo, the country is registering a high prevalence of GBV but the budget to support the victims is inadequate
16:32
16:32

We Don't Know how we Gave Investors Twice the Railways Land Approved by Cabinet -ULC Parliament 1 1

The Committee on Commissions Statutory Authority and State Enterprise -COSASE chaired by Joel Ssenyonyi the Nakawa West MP is probing into the sale and giveaway of several estates belonging to the Uganda Railways Corporation -URC.
16:23
16:23

Gov't Ready to Disburse UGX 200bn Relief Fund For Small Enterprises 4

The Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Matia Kasaija says eligible businesses will include all small businesses operated by individuals, groups, partnerships, and companies employing 5-49 people and with an annual turnover of 10 million to 100 million shillings.
16:09
16:09

Lack of Legal Framework Hindering UBTEB Work 2

Due to the lack of a law supposed to put in place national examinations for these institutions administered by UBTEB, some institutions set and teach content that is not aligned to the set BTVET curriculum.
12:01
12:01

Uganda Not Yet Recognized As Vaccine Manufacturer 4

AVMI Executive Director Dr. Patrick Tippoo says they are unaware of any initiative by Uganda towards manufacturing and added that only four countries that have not yet started actual manufacturing have been recognized adding that for any country hoping to start production, it not only requires a lot of money but determination and patience.
08:05
08:05

Safe Boda Haggles with Riders Abandoning Company after Lockdown Glitches 6

Mainly in October 2020, the Safe Boda company decided to increase the deduction per ride from 10% to 15% which the riders protested at that time, however company leaders did not revisit the decision according to riders interviewed.
07:05
07:05

Top Boxers Set to Miss Commonwealth Slots Over Failure to Sign UBF Contracts moses muhangi 1 3

Moses Muhangi, the President of Uganda Boxing Federation has confirmed that more than 12 boxers did not sign contracts by the expiry of the deadline last week.
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