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20:47
20:47

Parliament Discussed Loans Worth UGX 2.5 Trillion in June irrigation 2

The 10 loan requests were introduced by the Ministry of Finance to Parliament in the month of June alone. They came just a month after Parliament approved another 2.9 trillion Shillings to mitigate the effects of COVID-19.
20:27
20:27

Police Warns Politicians against Flouting EC Roadmap Fred Enanga 1 1

Police’s warning follows an incident on Saturday where the supporters of presidential hopeful also Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu better known as Bobi Wine, converged at the Bulange Mengo based CBS FM after the politician appearing on a radio talk show. They tried to march with him to his Kamwokya based office but police foiled the endeavor.
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20:00

Fort Portal Roads Project Stalls Due to Lack of Funds Richard Rwabuhinga 1 1

Robert Mutunzi, who owns a consultancy firm along Ruhandiika Street, said that dust has spoilt most of his equipment especially the computers.
19:53
19:53

FDC Extends Term of Office for its Leaders 2021 elections 2 1 Top story

On those who want to contest in the general elections on the FDC ticket, Ssemujju said that they already issued expression of interest forms to know how many people are interested. He said in places where there will be more than one candidate, they will conduct party primaries the same way they have been conducting them in the past.
17:23
17:23

Iganga Chief Magistrate's Vehicle Knocks Dead Elderly Woman

The Sipi Region Police Spokesperson, Fredmark Chesang, says Yapkorya was knocked dead by the speeding pickup registration number UG 0809J on Sunday evening while crossing the road.
17:07
17:07

Court Halts Eviction of More than 300 Makindye Residents NEMA 2 2

Justice Yasin Nyanzi extended the order this morning pending the hearing of an application by the affected residents challenging their eviction.
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JEEMA Rejects Digital Campaigns, Wants Polls Postponed 2021 elections 4 1

Basalirwa told legislators that the life of political parties is entirely dependent on public meetings and rallies and that any attempt to ban the events is in effect killing political parties and by extension killing electoral processes. He added that banning public meetings and at the same time allowing a normal vote is contradictory.
16:42
16:42

Teargas Rocks Busia Town as Taxi Drivers Protest Again 5 1

This is the second time the taxi drivers in Busia are staging a protest against the lockdown. Last month, the drivers stormed the RDC’s office demanding for an explanation as to why they have continued to be barred from work yet they have families to feed.
16:34
16:34

Gov't to Introduce New License for Lower Primary Schools 1 1

Elizabeth Kisakye, the Senior Education Officer in charge of Early Childhood Education says that the proposal will allow the creation of more infant schools to specifically give a variety and targeted services ranging from basic healthcare, adequate nutrition, nurturing, care and stimulation within a safe and clean environment.
16:16
16:16

10 Arrested Over Death of Makerere Veterinary Student 1

"Today, police carried out an intelligence led operation and arrested 10 suspects in connection to the death of Tegu. All the suspects are residents of Makerere University in Kampala," Onyango said.
15:42
15:42

House Prices Fell in Kampala, Wakiso between April and June – UBOS 1 1

Ibrahim Mugera, a real estate dealer, said it is a buyers’ market currently and anyone with little money can get themselves a property at a bargain. He said people currently don’t have money and those who have are not spending it, yet expatriates who usually rent the properties went back home, making the industry unattractive.
15:32
15:32

Paidha Black Angles FC Target Return to Uganda Premier League FUFA Big League 2 1

Bhakit Yahya, the club`s Chief executive officer says, they are using absence of active football to develop strategies of raising finances to attain their target of qualifying to Uganda premier league and retaining their position in the country`s top tier league. Yahya says they have embarked on writing a series of proposals seeking potential club sponsors and endorsements as an avenue of boosting the financial base of the club.
15:17
15:17

COVID-19: Isingiro District Surveillance Trucks Breakdown MOH 4 1

All vehicles from Production and Veterinary allotted to health department and the one they received from Health Ministry that were meant to help in surveillance bogged down.
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15:08

Uganda Secures UGX 56B COVID-19 Education Recovery Grant reading materials 2 Top story

The project is expected to run for 18 months and will benefit 14.6 million learners in pre-primary, primary, and lower-secondary education cycles, and 406,000 teachers and school administrators. It will focus on ensuring continued learning during the closure of schools and preparing the system for school reopening once the situation allows.
14:52
14:52

Police Investigates Brutal Murder in Major General Kyaligonza’s Farm Body 3 1

The deceased’s body was found by residents lying in a pool of blood on Kyaligonza’s in Kitindura village in Ruhunga parish Buhimba Sub County on Sunday evening.
14:23
14:23

Cyclists Challenge COVID-19 Restrictions in Court boda boda cyclists 2 2

A group led by the five directors of the National Federation of Professional Cyclists Network contends that the restrictions are not acceptable in a free and fair democratic society. They add that the restriction on the bodaboda transport business is unjustifiable when other means of transport are operating normally.
13:45
13:45

Salon Operators Storm RDC's Office, Demand Capital for Alternative Businesses 6 2

The operators who stormed the RDC’s office in Monday morning also protested against the delayed distribution of relief food despite being identified as vulnerable groups by the president.
12:59
12:59

Yumbe RDC Interdicted Over Corruption, Disclosure of Information 2

“In accordance with section F-5 paragraph 8 of the Public Service standing orders 2010, I’m interdicting and forwarding you to the Rewards and Sanctions Committee of Office of the President. You are barred from exercising duties and functions of RDC Yumbe with immediate effect,” reads the letter in part.
12:45
12:45

Residents Upbeat about Installation of CCTV Cameras in Moroto security cameras 3 1

Security Cameras have so far been installed in nine spots across Moroto district in line with a government initiative to curtail organized crime in major towns, cities and municipalities. This was initiated at the height of an unprecedented wave of murders and kidnappings targeting high profile persons.
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12:28

Mukuju Health Center IV Theater Non-Functional Since 2004 3

The Health Center in Charge, Dr. Jagire Oyango, says the major equipment in the theater has broken down because of going for a long time without being used due the absence of critical staff.
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