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11:50
11:50

Fresh Water Crisis in Luwero Town Council Blamed on Kiwoko Road Works

Despite attempts to reach Allan Ssempebwa, the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) spokesperson, for comment, there has been no response as of the time of reporting. Residents affected by the water shortage expressed frustration, with some accusing NWSC of unfair treatment.
09:14
09:14

Team Uganda Commences Preps For World Cross Championships 1

The team comprises over 28 athletes under the guidance of professional national coaches, including Benjamin Njia, who also serves as the vice president of technical at the Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF).
13:08
13:08

Hundreds Turn Up for Free Eye Surgery Camp at Mulago Hospital 1 5

Dr. Jacob Ntende an Ophthalmologist at Mulago Hospital said that during the camp they focused on patients who needed cosmetic and reconstructive surgery to improve the function and appearance of the eye and its surrounding area.
08:44
08:44

Mbarara City Council Struggles to Dispose Unclaimed Bodies 3

Mbarara City Council in October 2023 lost its Cemetery land in Court after a group of people sued the council for encroaching on their land leaving the city without a burial site for unclaimed bodies.

Business and finance

10:42
10:42

Uganda to Join Africa Single Air Transport Market By End Of June IGAD 4 3

The SAATM is a project of the African Union to create a single market for air transport in Africa. The single market is supposed to allow significant freedom of air transport in Africa to and among member states, advancing the AU's Agenda 2063 (Sustainable, inclusive growth and development strategy over fifty years.
16:47
16:47

Gov't Unveils Tough Borrowing Measures, Bans Eurobond Issuance

"The government, over the past medium term, has breached some of the set borrowings benchmarks in the 2018 PDMF and has not realized success in areas regarding fiscal consolidation," the Ministry.
18:18
18:18

Construction of 34.8Km Road Stalls in Lamwo The World Bank 3 2

According to Patrick Okot, the Palabek Abera Sub-County Chairperson, only 18.5 kilometers out of the 34.8 kilometers road have been worked on by the contractor since the agreement was signed in 2022.
08:14
08:14

Standard Chartered Connects Uganda to International Banking Services

International Banking enables clients to access global banking products and services offered in international financial centres including the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the United Kingdom, among others.