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Aug 2011 37 results
19:56
19:56

Uganda construction accident rate highest in the world - MUK study 1

Uganda has the highest construction accidents rate in the world, according to a study curried out by Makerere university department of engineering design art and technology.
19:50
19:50

Constituency Development Fund Scrapped cdf 1

The Fund was introduced six years ago by President Yoweri Museveni , after the MPs pushed him to give them some extra money to contribute to the development activities in their areas.
19:42
19:42

Sugar Prices to Stabilise in 3-Weeks time, Says Official

Kabeho was quoted by the Reuters News agency saying that Kinyara Sugar Works Ltd., the second-biggest local producer, is on schedule to resume operations in the third week of August.
18:57
18:57

LC I Chairperson Sacked for Opium Smoking

The dismisal of Faisal Kaluma, was announced by the Iganga Resident District commissioner,Iganga Wagwa Lubega, during a heated meeting at Mpita primary school.
18:47
18:47

Gunfire Rocks Budumba Islands heavy gunfire

Hell broke loose when Onyango told the fishermen that the ability to read and write is one of the prerequisites for the election to the BMU chairmans seat.
18:32
18:32

School PTA Chairperson in Masindi Dismissed education

The suspension of the two officials stems from a poor turn up of parents for a meeting on Thursday which was intended to discuss the problems affecting the school.
18:21
18:21

Iganga Plans Ordinace on Sugar Cane Cultivation kakira sugar works

If passed, the ordinance will not allow anybody with less than 10-acres of land to cultivate sugar canes.
18:13
18:13

Jinja Central Market Vendors Threaten to Strike Over Market Constitution traders

The vendors said on Thursday that the constitutional review comittee chairperson, Bwambale Mabunda, has delayed to present a new constitution, which is needed to guide the election of the new leadership.
17:40
17:40

Masaka Couple Interrogated about Light A Candle Campaign judith nabakooba 1

Masaka couple interrogated over planned launch of Light a Candle Campaign in Masaka.
17:19
17:19

Mbarara Market Vendors Threaten to Strike Over Tender

Vendors under Ms Mbarara Central Market Vendors Association are threatening to stage a huge demonstration next week to protest the award of the tender to manage their market to Ms Wajo Enterprises. Recently Mbarara Municipality called for bids to manage the revenue from in Mbarara central market.
17:16
17:16

Ntoroko Maize Farmers Accuse District Of Diverting Shs 300 Million post harvest losses 2

Maize farmers in Karugutu Sub County, Ntoroko district are accusing the district for diverting funds meant to address the problem of post harvest handling of agricultural produce in the area.
16:57
16:57

Lawyer Mpanga Tells Kasangati Court To Acquit Besigye kizza besigye

David Mpanga, a lawyer representing the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) leader, Kizza Besigye has asked Kasangati Magistrates court to acquit his client without defending himself. Mpanga argues that prosecution had failed to prove its case against Besigye.
16:31
16:31

IGG Thrown Out Of Parliament 9th parliament

The Acting Inspector General of Government, Raphael Baku was today turned away from Parliament, where he was scheduled to defend the inspectorate budget for 2011/2012 financial year.
16:00
16:00

Baby Born With Two Heads At Iganga Hospital siamese twins

A 22 year old woman in Iganga district on Thursday morning gave birth to a baby boy with two heads.
15:51
15:51

Museveni Cash Sparks Off Confusion in Luwero Market

Confusion has broken out in Luwero Central Market over 10 million shillings that was donated to the vendors by President Yoweri Museveni. In February this year, during his re-election campaign Museveni gave vendors in Luwero Central Market shillings 10 million as a revolving fund to boost their capital.
15:18
15:18

Lira Officials In Trouble for Abuse of Office

Two officials of Lira District Local Government are in trouble for abuse of abuse. The officials are Milton Ojoko, Lira District Records Assistant and Anna Odongo, secretary to the chief administrative officer.
15:14
15:14

UWA Inquiry Under Pressure To Stop, Receives Death Threats 1

The commission of inquiry investigating the mismanagement of a World Bank funded project at the Uganda Wild Life Authority is under pressure from the ministry of Tourism to end proceedings.
14:58
14:58

HIV Testing Kits Worth UGX 247 Million Stolen from Lira Hospital

HIV testing Kits worth shillings 247 million have been stolen from Lira Regional Referral hospital. The HIV kits were discovered missing last week during a stock taking exercise conducted by Henry Lwigale, the principal hospital administrator.
14:36
14:36

Water Crisis Forces Lyantonde Schools To Close Prematurely school closure

About 48 schools in Lyantonde have closed prematurely for the second term holiday because of the worsening water crisis in the district. Some of the affected schools include St. Gonzaga High School, Lyantonde SS Kasambya, Kinuuka Seed School and St. Jones Comprehensive School.
Aug 2011 37 results