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19:31
19:31

More Masqueraders Cited Among Clearing Agents 1 3

He cautioned that many masqueraders have made themselves too available and effective to the business community that it’s hard for the association to know who the real importers are, but hastened to add that clearing agents should only be those that are licensed by the Uganda Revenue Authority.
19:22
19:22

Kadaga Reveals how Gov’t Tried to Kill and Replace Sexual Offenses Bill 10th parliament 2 1

The Speaker of Parliament has commended Uganda Women Parliamentary Association (UWOPA) for braving the executive and moving with the gender-related bills that have been passed.
19:13
19:13

Reduced Funding to Agricultural Sector Worries Minister and Opposition 2 1

Parliament on Friday passed a 44.77 trillion Shillings National Budget under which allocations to the Agricultural sector were drastically cut from 1.3 trillion in the current financial year to 799 billion in the new one.
18:33
18:33

Parliament Approves UGX 44.7 Trillion Budget; Debt Servicing is Biggest Item 5 1 Top story

Government plans to collect 22.63 trillion Shillings with over 20.83 trillion coming from tax revenue in the coming financial year 2021/2022. This is to help finance the 44.77 trillion Shillings budget passed by parliament today, of which 38% is going for debt servicing.
17:49
17:49

Gov’t Entities Failed to Spend UGX 951Billion 1

Amos Lugoloobi, the chairman of the Budget Committee of Parliament said, in a report presented to Parliament today that the Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA, Uganda Police Force and Electoral Commission account for the agencies with the biggest unspent balances.
17:33
17:33

Makerere University Defends Self in Guild Presidential Election Case 1

Makerere University through it's Acting Secretary Yusuf Kiranda who also has a similar defense to that of University Acting Dean of students Winifred Kabumbuli, now want the High Court to dismiss Nalukwago's application with costs saying it lacks merit.
17:17
17:17

Heavy Rain Leaves Trail of Destruction, Injuries in Nwoya Purongo Sub County 2 1

The injured people are Charles Omona who suffered a broken leg, Justina Atim and Isaac Watmon who both sustained head injuries.
16:57
16:57

Kasese Woman Arrested for Stealing a 3-Week Baby 1

The Rwenzori East Regional police spokesperson Nelson Tumushime told Uganda Radio Network on Friday that Katusiime stole the baby from the parents on Wednesday at around 9:00 pm and disappeared with her to unknown destination.
16:53
16:53

Stop Fighting for Positions- Kyagulanyi Tells Elected Party Members 4

Speaking to a delegation of local government leaders from Wakiso district today at his home in Magere, Kyagulanyi said it bothers him to hear stories of how councillors at different local governments such as Kampala, Wakiso, Masaka, and Mukono, among others, are fighting for speakership positions.
16:49
16:49

Parliament Okays Implementation of Parish Development Model 2 1

Uganda has 10,594 parishes and the Parish Development Model -PDM is a strategy for organizing and delivering public and private sector interventions for wealth creation and employment generation at the parish Ievel as the lowest economic planning unit.
16:44
16:44

Police Hunts Group Hurling Petrol Bombs on Vehicles in Kampala 2 1

The first incident was reported by one Shafic Mubiru, who was driving a vehicle registration number UAJ 320S. He was attacked along the railway crossing at Kireka Trading Centre by two juveniles who were moving on motorcycles amidst a traffic gridlock, on Thursday evening.
16:44
16:44

NDA Closes 249 Drug Outlets in Western Region Drugs 1 4

The outlets were closed in an enforcement operation that started on April 26, 2021 and ended on May 7, 2021. It covered 20 districts including Mubende,Mityana,Kasanda,Kakumiro,Kibaale,Kagadi,Kyegegwa,Kyenjojo,Kabarole,Ntoroko,Bundibugyo,Bunyangabo,Masindi,Kiryandongo,Kyankwanzi,Kiboga,Hoima,Buliisa,Kikuube and Hoima City.
16:18
16:18

URSB Faults Law for Counterfeits on Ugandan Market 2 1

The debate comes on the backdrop of an operation by the URSB, accompanied by police officers in shops in Kiyembe Lane, Nakasero where a number of items branded Harvel were confiscated on Tuesday. The traders say that the operation against five shops confiscated all electronics including main switches, circuit breakers and changeovers manufactured by Harvel plastics in Dubai.
15:59
15:59

Bududa District to Return UGX 300M for Construction of Nakatsi Seed School 1

George William Wopuwa the Bududa Resident District Commissioner said it is so unfortunate that most of the district works are contracted from the centre which delays the delivery of services to the community.
15:49
15:49

Buvuma Residents Head to Court over Delayed Re-Valuation of Properties BOPUL 5 1

he plaintiffs; Godfrey Yiga, Aggrey Wakasi, Isiko Baguma, Nayi Yiga and George William Keleba are currently suspicious that the defendant may be playing delaying tactics to find ways of convincing court to dismiss their and has started preparing gardens for the nucleus estate.
15:12
15:12

UNBS Takes Standards to Innovative University Students 5

According to UNBS, the uptake of standards among manufacturers is still wanting and now they want to ensure that the upcoming manufacturers are supported and empowered to know the importance of standards.
14:55
14:55

Busia Man Arrested for Poisoning His Own 2 Month Baby 4

Akuku says that her husband Wandera arrived at the facility when medics had already immunized the baby. Upon his arrival, Wandera tricked Akuku by sending her to buy airtime of 500 shillings at the nearby mobile money agent shop and when Akuku left the him with the baby, Wandera gave the minor a drink of poison that he had come with in his pocket.
14:38
14:38

Woman Pins Husband for Kidnapping Daughter 3 1

On that day, Kwagala narrates that she left the girl in the house and ran to the shops but never found her home when she returned. Although she thought that she could have wandered in the neighbourhood, the child never returned and has never been found to this day.
14:02
14:02

Lira Timber Traders Petition Security Minister over Kidnapped Child. 1

In a letter dated 3rd May 2021, Moses Achobi the chairperson of the association asked the Ministry to send their experts to investigate the matter since the community are not satisfied with the way the case is being handled.
13:09
13:09

Judge Issues Criminal Summons Against Two Police Officers 2

The police officers, identified as Detective AIP Francis Katega and Corporal Viola Nambi, are currently attached to Kyengera and Kabalagala police stations respectively.
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