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13:49
13:49

Coffee Nursery Bed Operators Petition Museveni over Non Payment 2

The coffee seedlings worth over 500 million shillings were supplied through the Uganda Coffee Development Authority UCDA and distributed to the coffee farmers in Nebbi and Zombo districts in the 2018/2019 financial year.
15:18
15:18

Amuru District Struggles to Contain Black Quarter Disease

They say defiance of residents to bury or burn the carcass of animals killed by the disease is complicating their efforts.
14:37
14:37

Masaka Market Contractor on the Spot over Delayed Works 1 3

The three-storeyed market structure is expected to be completed by July 2019, however, the contractor is performing far below the expected completion rate.
13:19
13:19

Proposed Abolition of Nomadic Pastoralism Irks Karimojong 1 3

The debate comes barely a month after a declaration by agriculture ministry officials that the government was considering a ban on Nomadic Pastoralism in order to promote crop farming and paddock grazing in order to reduce food insecurity and increase family incomes.
13:01
13:01

Kyenjojo Hatchery Project Stalls over Lack of Funds 2

The budget for the project is 135 million shillings and the women had planned to hatch 12,000 chicks per month.
12:10
12:10

Anthrax Kills One in Arua, Four Others Infected 2 1

According to Dr. Nguma, they had expected to carry out a mass vaccination of animals with 60,000 doses of vaccines from the Food and Agricultural Organization-FAO but the vaccines are yet to arrive.
16:47
16:47

Denmark Launches UGX 161 Billion Initiative for Northern Uganda 4 1

Majbrit Holm Jakobsen, the Head of Mission at the Royal Danish Embassy of Denmark in Uganda said NURI is one of the eight programs within DANIDA portfolio allocated the largest budget allocation to deliver the desired results.