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May 2019 23 results
21:25
21:25

UCC Orders 13 Radio Stations, TVs to Suspend Staff 1

The lists released by UCC on Wednesday evening has six televisions and seven radios. They are; Akaboozi Fm, Bbs Tv, Beat Fm, Bukedde Tv, Capital Fm, Cbs Fm, Kingdom Tv, Nbs Tv, Ntv, Pearl Fm, Salt Tv, Sapientia Fm and Simba Fm.
18:48
18:48

Gov't Tables Bill to Regulate Coffee Quality 1

The Bill wants, among other provisions, to reform and provide for the Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA) to regulate, promote and oversee the coffee sub-sector; and to regulate all on-farm and off-farm activities in the coffee value chain, to provide for a coffee auction system and to create and enhance the penalties.
18:28
18:28

Thugs Kill Kiboga Boda Boda Cyclist security

Abdul Mubangizi 45 who was operating at Embassy stage in Kiboga town was hired on Tuesday night at around 11:30 pm by two unknown passengers.
18:14
18:14

Pader Pastoralists Defy Meat Consumption Ban

Lazarus Oboo, the Angagura Sub-County Chairperson says residents continue to defy the ban to consume carcasses from the dead animals in hiding for fear of being arrested by Police. He says the practice pose grave health risks to those consuming meat from the affected animals.
17:46
17:46

UCC Extends Sim Card Validation Exercise By Three Weeks 1

According to UCC, those whose Sim Cards are deactivated can reactivate the lines after presenting a valid National ID for a fresh SIM Card registration. It says the deactivation will not affect SIM card purchased, upgraded, Swapped or replaced between May 2018 to date.
17:32
17:32

Gov't Failure to Build Bridges Over New Dam Questioned isimba dam 2 1 Top story

The three power generating facilities significantly differ from Owen falls dam, the oldest hydro power generating plant in the country.
16:54
16:54

Opposition legislators to Judiciary: Dispose Of Our Cases court 1 1

The Mukono Municipality MP, Betty Nambooze noted that several opposition leaders are targeted and charged with pending offences or old matters.
16:51
16:51

Researcher Roots for Private Public Partnership to Access Quality Education Uganda 3 1

However Mwesigye says the using the case of Promotion of Equality in African Schools –PEAS intervention model, the PPP arrangement under the USE programme has proved to work better than public schools.
16:20
16:20

Prof. Yash Tandon: Bobi Wine’s Rise an Exciting Change in Uganda’s Politics 1 Top story

Tandon views on the political potency of the pop star turned politician are part of an epilogue of his book titled "Common People’s Uganda" set to be launched next week at Hotel Africa.
16:13
16:13

Gov’t Considers Infrastructure Bonds as Alternative Funding Source nssf uganda 2

Infrastructure bonds are a debt instrument issued to fund the infrastructure projects such as road construction, water supply improvement, and power generation projects.
16:04
16:04

MPs Oppose Compensation of Tororo-Gulu Railway Rehabilitation 5 2

The MPs made the resolution on the project after considering the ministerial statement for the works and transport for financial year 2019/2020.
15:49
15:49

Opposition MPs to Hold Public Consultations on Sugar Bill zoning 1 1

Betty Nambooze, the Mukono Municipality MP said since Parliament has given Government one month to consult on the bill, the opposition in parliament will collectively engage in consultations in the Busoga sub-region, Bunyoro sub-region, and any other areas where cane is grown.
15:17
15:17

Sembabule Man Arrested for Hacking Wife To Death

Adrian Bukenya51 is alleged to have killed Teddy Nabadda 31 on Tuesday night at Kafumu village, in Matete Sub County.
14:51
14:51

LOP Aol Denied Access to MP Kyagulanyi bobi wine arrested 2 1

The Leader of Opposition Betty Aol Ochan was earlier today denied access to Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, alias Bobi Wine who is being held at Luzira.
14:02
14:02

Kanungu Celebrates Labor Day Without Worker's Representatives

Tweteise told URN on Tuesday that despite the fact that the Kanungu CAO, Eriab Begumya Ntarwete cancelled their election, he didn’t provide an alternative, which has denied worker’s representation in council.
12:18
12:18

MPs Asks Museveni To Finance First Lango Stakeholder's Conference President Museveni 2

In his March 27th letter to the President, Okot explains that they will use the conference to deliberate on development matters, brief various stakeholders and update them on government programs and how much government has delivered to the region since the 2016 general elections.
12:07
12:07

Court Convicts Gulu Councillor of Aggravated Torture The judiciary

Amony who is also Pece Division LC5 Councillor has been standing trial for two counts of aggravated torture of her two housemaids before Gulu Chief Magistrate Court since 2017.
11:27
11:27

Activists Decry Syndicated Exploitation of Valuable Tree Species

Benson Ongom, another member says two Gulu District officials and army officers were implicated last year for their alleged involvement in the illegal tree trade but nothing was done.
11:07
11:07

West Nile Leaders Demand Enforcement of Minimum Wage to Protect Plantation Workers 2

Suilaiman Onduma, the Speaker Arua District Local government says there is need for government to take deliberate efforts to empower the unskilled labor force through training.
08:01
08:01

South Sudan Speaker Apologizes Over Delayed Payment of Ugandan Traders 1 2

Makana issued the apology while hosting a select committee of Ugandans legislators on South Sudan led by Ann Maria Nankabirwa, the Kyankwanzi Woman MP on Tuesday. The Committee is scrutinizing the payment of Shillings 41 billion (US$10m) to 10 companies, which supplied goods and services to South Sudan before the country went to war.
May 2019 23 results