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Human rights

17:54
17:54

Gov’t Introduces Special Grant for Older Persons Aged 60-79 Years 4

Charles Isabirye, the Chairperson of the National Council for older persons in Uganda said that older persons can access the grant in groups of 5 to 10 people and each group will be given five million shillings which they can channel into ventures like farming, Poultry and other ventures.
17:12
17:12

Gov't Asks For Time to Explain New Wave Of Abductions 4 1

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister without Portfolio Rukia Nakadama Isanga said parliament should give the Minister of Security Jim Muhwezi more time to explain the matter.
10:49
10:49

Police Investigates Second Break-in of Masaka NGO Offices

Florence Nakandi, the COTFONE Programs Coordinator says that on Tuesday night, unknown thugs broke into their offices located in Kyabakuza ward in Masaka city and took away vital documents and two laptop computers.
09:08
09:08

West Nile Residents Petition Principal Judge Over Slow Handling of Land Cases 3 1

Justice Flavian Zeija admitted the problems but noted that the challenge has been due to the few numbers of judicial officers. He however says the judiciary is currently addressing the challenge which will go a long way in addressing cases of back lock.

Business and finance

18:12
18:12

Financial Industry Regulation Bodies Push for Harmony URBRA 5

Miriam Musaali, the Legal and Compliance Manager at CMA says that this over-regulation does not only create confusion but is also a cost addition for the enterprises which also spend more time processing compliance requirements.
17:54
17:54

Gov’t Introduces Special Grant for Older Persons Aged 60-79 Years 4

Charles Isabirye, the Chairperson of the National Council for older persons in Uganda said that older persons can access the grant in groups of 5 to 10 people and each group will be given five million shillings which they can channel into ventures like farming, Poultry and other ventures.
13:46
13:46

Contractor Given Additional Time to Complete USMID Roads in Gulu The World Bank 1 2

Isiah Tumwesigye, Gulu City Clerk told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Wednesday that the contractor recently requested a contract time extension following numerous challenges it encountered.
08:44
08:44

Gov’t Reviewing Hybrid Procurement Method 6 1

Musasizi said that the government through the Ministry of Finance has since instituted a subcommittee to analyze the challenges to find a lasting solution.

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