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Jan 2024 13 results
17:24
17:24

Attorney General Opposes Application to Halt Minister Kitutu's Trial Jude Byamukama 1

Kitutu challenged the trial in 2023, shortly after she was charged for diverting over 10,000 iron sheets from the intended Karamoja Community Empowerment Program on grounds that she was tortured while in state custody and that her trial should instead be halted on that basis.
17:16
17:16

UDB Secures UGX 16b for Women, SMEs 3

The facility mainly targets youth, women and green enterprises and, according to Sylver Kyeyune, the UDB Director Risk, these segments of the business community find it hard to access credit on the open market due to the requirements, mainly collateral.
17:11
17:11

ISO Director Promoted to Brigadier 1

He took over ISO in October 2020 from Col Frank Bagyenda who was facing enormous criticism over alleged concocted intelligence reports.
14:02
14:02

UGX 1 Trillion Kampala City Roads Rehabilitation Project Faces Uncertainty Vision 2040. 3 1

The Kampala City Roads Rehabilitation Project is part of a citywide infrastructural improvement program that seeks to meet the Government’s long-term development strategy as outlined in the country’s Vision 2040.
13:11
13:11

Four Car Robbers Arrested in Kakumiro vehicles 1

The suspects have been identified as Samuel Mukisa alias Big Spender, Asuman Sempiira, Denis Barigye alias Kawalata and John Justus Turinawe. They were all arrested from Igayaza Town Council in Kakumiro during an intelligence-led operation on Saturday and Sunday.
12:45
12:45

Minister Cautions Against Issuing Licenses to Online Money Lenders 1 3

The response was based on an increase in complaints against operational procedures by online Money Lenders who are allegedly infringing on borrower's privacy and the exorbitant interest rates that are charged by online lenders.
12:01
12:01

Cattle Farmers, Traders Count Loses as FMD Hits Mbarara 3 1

The quarantine was imposed by the Commissioner for Animal Husbandry Dr Ann Rose Ademun following the outbreak of the disease in the cattle corridor and directed that the quarantine stays in place until the area records zero cases.
11:08
11:08

Gov’t Identifies Circular Economy Roadmap as Tool for Sustainable Development Initiatives 3 1

The circular economy is a closed-loop system that efficiently uses resources, minimizes waste and promotes recycling. It addresses environmental challenges by reducing extraction, waste, and pollution while creating economic opportunities for growth, innovation, and job creation.
10:41
10:41

Elderly Woman Burnt to Death in Wildfire

Sam Bosco Andiandu, a brother to the deceased said that Candiru had sent the boy to collect some leaves in the neighbour's bush to prepare her traditional chicken soup. However, the boy returned home shortly to pick fire to destroy wasps which he discovered on the leaves before getting them.
08:16
08:16

Alebtong District Receives 18 Additional Tractors 1 6

Subsequently, the ministry has delivered an additional 14 hand-held tractors which will be distributed to all the 10 sub-counties and four town councils in the district. The ministry also delivered four-wheeled tractors to Amugo Agro Technical Institute.
07:56
07:56

Kyotera Livestock Dealers Protest Enforcement of FMD Quarantine 2

Sulait Kyambadde, the Chairperson of the Kyotera Animal Traders and Butcher Owners Association says that closing down livestock-related businesses has grave financial implications for individuals, communities and the economy.
07:45
07:45

Two CMI Masqueraders Arrested over Masaka Highway Robberies 1

They include Suleiman Kigozi, a resident of Nabbingo, Kakungubwe, in Kyengera town council and Derrick Nsubuga, a resident of Masajja B zone, in Makindye Ssabagabo Municipality.
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