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16:31
16:31

Activists Renew Campaign Against Continued Tobacco Use in West Nile 3 3

Health Care Cost fact sheet of Tobacco Use in Uganda 2017 shows that 108.05 Billion Shillings is spent on the direct cost of treating diseases attributed to tobacco use, while the net cost of Tobacco use stands at 117.66 Billion shillings annually.
16:03
16:03

OPM Returns UGX 1.4bn To Treasury 5

The Office of the Prime Minister- OPM failed to spend shillings 1.4 billion meant for pension, gratuity and agricultural supplies by end of 2018/2019 financial year.
14:30
14:30

50,000 to be Vaccinated Against Cholera in Bududa cholera in uganda 1

This comes at a time when the district is currently facing a Cholera outbreak. According to available records, a total of 51 cases have been registered
14:16
14:16

Parents Fail to Raise Funds to Repair Minakulu Primary School

Heavy rains in April blew off roofs of several classrooms. The affected classes were P.3, P.5 and P.6. The rains also destroyed the school library, a store and staff houses.
13:47
13:47

Kasese District Struggles with Malnutrition SNV-Uganda 2

The Uganda Demographic and Health Survey of 2018 indicated that the Toro sub-region where Kasese lies has the highest rates of malnutrition that subsequently lead to stunting among children at 40.6 percent way above the national statistics at 29 percent.
13:29
13:29

Uganda Netball Federation Incurs UGX 1bn Debt

The federation incurred the World Cup debt because it received borrowed funds from the National Council of Sports due to failure by the government to release the required funds.
11:58
11:58

Moyo District Tasked to Expedite EIA on Lama Refugee Land 4 1

In May, the Refugee Desk Officer Titus Jogo revealed that refugees would be resettled at Lama in Moyo Sub-County by June 1st after Moyo lost the rights over refugees in Palorinya to Obongi.
11:19
11:19

Uganda Airlines Secures Operational License 2 Top story

The national carrier missed its scheduled start for the commercial flights this month because it didn’t have a license.
11:12
11:12

Border Closure, Delay in Seasonal Rains Dampen Business Mood – New Index 1 1

The agriculture sector registered the highest decline [in the mood] largely explained by delayed rains in most parts of the country. This points to the need for persistent investment in irrigation infrastructure
09:09
09:09

Proposal to License Cesspool Emptiers Draws Mixed Reactions KCCA 4

The proposal is contained in the draft Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA Sewage and Faecal Sludge Management Ordinance, 2019. It is intended to promote sanitation and regulate operations of emptiers.
08:42
08:42

Warriors Defeats Betway Power in NBL Game Kyambogo Warriors 1

Drama ensued in the third quarter of the game when Powers Geoffrey Soro elbowed Warriors Michael Buzangu Ntumba to the ground prompting his team mates to gang up against Soro.
08:17
08:17

Cesspool Emptiers Seek Additional Time to Access Treatment Plants NWSC 2 3

Emptiers dispose faecal matter at two sewage treatment plants, Lubigi Sewage Treatment Plant and Bugolobi Wastewater Treatment Plant both of which open at 8 am and close at 5 pm.
07:44
07:44

Kitgum Town College Closed over Strike 4 3

The students went on strike on Friday protesting failure by the school authorities to provide them with timetables ahead of the mock exams on Monday. They hurled stones and sticks at the teachers, broke windows, doors and furniture.
07:18
07:18

UGX 4.5bn Project Boosts Water Access in Pabbo Town Council Amuru Town Council 4

The Ministry of Water and Environment in 2015 signed a memorandum of understanding with Amuru district to connect tap water to homesteads at a cost of 52,000 shillings.
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