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19:17
19:17

Oulanyah Calls for An End to Dependency development 2 1

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has said Ugandans lag behind because of preaching hatred and dependency instead of working hard for development.
18:43
18:43

Gov’t Move to Borrow Extra UGX 2.4 Trillion Stirs Mixed Reactions 1 1

Ramathan Ggoobi, an economist and academic at Makerere University Business School (MUBS), told URN that this borrowing will likely lead to more taxes in the next financial year, as the government seeks to raise funds to start repayments.
18:24
18:24

Joint Committee Stuck with NSSF Amendment Bill 2 3

The process hit a snag when the finance committee allegedly cancelled the last meeting with Gender Minister Janat Mukwaya, a move which Gender committee chairperson Alex Ndeezi says proves lack of cooperation.
18:07
18:07

Court Orders Mak to Pay Costs For Delaying to Submit Defense strike 3 2

While presiding over the matter, the head of the Industrial Court, Justice Asaph Ruhinda Ntegye and a panel of five judges explained to court that they were not ready with the judgement because Makerere University had delayed to submit its defense on time.
17:14
17:14

Rwanda, South Sudan Skip Inter-Parliamentary Games 1 2

The Chairperson of Uganda's organising Committee, Peter Ogwang, told journalists on Friday that Rwanda and South Sudan have confirmed that they shall not be taking part in the games.
15:04
15:04

Organisation Seeks to Crack Financial Puzzle for Local Radio Stations 2 1

Klaas Glenewinkel, the managing director of Media in Cooperation and Transition (MICT), a Germany media NGO and a director in EARS said they had found that one of the biggest issues for that many radio stations in Uganda is that they didn’t know where to start and where to go to get business.
14:09
14:09

Gov't Allocates UGX 20 Billion for Disaster Affected Areas 3

Musa Ecweru, the State Minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees told journalists at Media Center on Friday that nine billion will be used to buy relief items, 10 billion to fix affected roads and other transportation needs like buying boats where they are needed and about 200 million to fix metrology machines affected by the rains.
13:41
13:41

Rescue Teams Struggling to Retrieve Bodies in Bududa Landslides 4 2

A heavy down pour caused multiple landslides in the villages of Namasa, Naposhi and shukururu in Bushika sub-county of Bududa district on Tuesday killing 4 people, injuring 5 and displacing over 6,000 others. So far, rescue teams have retrieved seven bodies while more than 30 people are still unaccounted for.
13:01
13:01

Busia District Ambulance Grounded 4

Robert Atuta, the Busia district health officer- DHO says that the broken ambulance requires 29 million shillings for repair.
12:17
12:17

Pictorial: Landslides Hit Bugisu Sub Region 34 Top story

The landslides coupled with floods hit the districts of Bududa, Sironko and Manfwa within the region.
10:58
10:58

Floods Destroy Olam Coffee Factory in Sironko 2 2

The floods broke the perimeter wall of the factory, swept away bags of coffee and damaged equipment putting business at the plant on a standstill.
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