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16:54
16:54

Ministry of Works Unveils Equipment for Constructing Roads in DR Congo 5 3

The Commissioner for Roads and Bridges at the MoWT, Eng. Stephen Kitonsa notes that on Friday this week the project steering committee shall hold a meeting in DRC where the contractor (Dott Services Limited) shall be introduced to leaders and officially the campsite shall be handed over to the contractor so as enable shifting of the equipment from Namanve.
18:52
18:52

Construction of Illegal Structures in Mukono Blamed on Absence of Building Committee 1 1

The district building committee is supposed to scrutinize, reviewing, monitor, issue building and occupation permits, ensuring adherence to designs and construction of buildings in proper localities.
20:45
20:45

Mukono Parish Chiefs Blamed for Frustrating Local Revenue Collection 2

Records at the district indicate that in the financial year 2020/2021, the district planned to collect 3.4 billion Shillings in local revenue but only realised 1.5 billion Shillings. The district collects most of its revenue from ground rent, building plans, landing sites and businesses.
16:50
16:50

Universities Asked to Invest in Research UCU 2 1

Speaking at the 6th annual East African Communications Association-EACA conference convened virtually at Uganda Christian University, Okwakol said that institutions should consider developing approaches favouring companies offer mentorship to students.
07:42
07:42

Farmers Appeals for Financial Support to Exploit Multi-Million Government Solar Irrigation Scheme 3 1

Each of the planned sites will comprise a water source, transmission pipeline, storage tanks of 87, 000 litres, distribution networks for irrigation, and on-farm irrigation system network. Nexus Green Chief Executive Officer, Rikki Verma says the scheme can support over 30 farmers with five acreages each.
17:47
17:47

Mukono Clinic Under Spotlight for Issuing Fake COVID-19 Certificates 3

Trouble for Green cottage clinic started when they issued a COVID-19 negative certificate to Esther Nambowa, 28, a resident of Kikooza in Mukono Municipality on September 23, 2021, for her travel to Dubai for work on September 24. She was blocked at the airport because of presenting an invalid COVID-19 test certificate.
11:05
11:05

Three Big Bars in Mukono Violate Suspension, Work Past Curfew Hours 2 2 Top story

Alfred Mugabi, a resident at the Maternity ward, says that despite the police patrols around the hive club, they have never stopped its illegal operations. He notes that the place also plays loud music every night.
09:51
09:51

Private Health Facilities in Mukono Want License Fees Scrapped 1 3

In Mukono Municipality private health facilities are charged between 800,000 to 2 Million Shillings depending on the role and size of the facility.
17:22
17:22

Mukono Lorry Drivers, Cyclists Reject Daily Street Parking Fees 3 1

The municipality introduced charges for all vehicles and motorcycles parking alongside the streets of Central and Goma division to boost revenue collection and controlling traffic flow. Jeseneous limited was contracted to charge cars 1,000 Shillings per hour and 5,000 for a day while motorcycles are charged 1,000 Shillings a day.
12:01
12:01

Local Leaders Accuse Unidentified Youths of Clearing Kifungwe Central Forest Reserve 2 5 Top story

Henry Kiberu the Bugigi LC I chairperson, says that the youths have declined to reveal the identities of their superiors or provide their contacts.
12:33
12:33

Bar Owners Selling Off Property to Clear Accumulating Rent, Bank Loans 2 3

Aloysius Ngobya, the proprietor of Arona Sports Pub in Seeta in Goma Division, says that he had just obtained a loan of Shillings 25billion to improve his bar and stock expensive brands of alcohol when the government announced the lockdown.
10:40
10:40

Mukono Municipality Freezes Accounts of Emyooga Beneficiaries over Irregularities 2

However, the ongoing assessment on the operations of the program by MPs discovered that none of the Saccos in the municipality returned the money.
14:44
14:44

Woman Dies in Mukono Stone Quarry Accident 1 3

The quarry had been closed a month ago by the Deputy Resident District Commissioner Richard Bwabye, following complaints from the community about the quarrying activities.
14:03
14:03

Mukono SACCOs Fail to Recover Emyooga Funds Emyooga project 1 2

Meeting Members of Parliament assessing the impact of the program, the Principal Commercial Officer Beatrice Owembabazi said that none of the associations has returned the money.
12:12
12:12

Mukono Couple Feud Over Property 4 1

Doreen Ouchoro, who has pitched camp outside the contested house for the last five days, says that she built their family house and started an events company using bank loans before travelling to Canada to get more capital to expand the business.
08:39
08:39

Commuter Taxis Outnumber Travelers in Mukono District as Public Transport Resumes 2 2

Ali Ssenkungu, a taxi driver plying the Kalagi- Mukono-Kampala route, told URN that he only managed to pick up one passenger from Kalagi, which forced him to park his vehicles.
18:07
18:07

Wantoni Taxi Drivers Association’s Chairperson Survives Lynching Over Missing Savings 1 2

Another driver Ibrahim Kawuzi also says they would at least have used the saved money to support their families go through the lockdown period but the persons trusted with leadership misused it.
09:58
09:58

Mukono Vendors Decline to Sleep in Market Fearing Family Splits 1 2 Top story

Racheal Namuddu notes that it took over three months for the family elders to convince her husband to return home after abandoning her together with their three children claiming that she was cheating on him under the guise of sleeping at her workplace.
13:20
13:20

Community Decries Delayed Completion of Bishop Tucker Road 1 2

Mukono Municipality authoritoes embarked on the roadworks after community outcry about the countless potholes and dust on the 4km stretch. The work that started in November 2020 was supposed to end in January 2021 with upon completion of earthworks, bituminous and drainage seals.
15:15
15:15

Mpatta Sub County Headquarters, Police Post Closed Over Rent Arrears 2 2

On Friday, the landlord Mohamed Kasamba locked all the five apartments and the police post. According to the tenancy agreement, the Sub County was supposed to pay 250,000 Shillings a month for each of the five rooms. However, Kasamba says that he is demanding Three Million Shillings in arrears for one year.
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