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16:46
16:46

Airport Taxi Operators Decry Loss of Business 4 2

Airport taxi operators led by Jackson Sserubidde, the chairperson of Airport Taxi Services Cooperative Society Ltd​say that the testing centre has affected the number of passengers they carry daily because eligible travellers spend about four hours at the centre.
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15:52

New Hospital Board for Moroto Referral Inaugurated Dr. Ben Watmon 1

The board, under Chairperson Zea Wapakabulo, shall oversee the hospital on behalf of the ministry of health for a term of 3 years.
15:38
15:38

Human Activities Halted on Aswa River as Experts Start Testing The Hydro Power Station River Unyama 3 1

Patricia Amito Leah, the ARPE Community Programs Officer told the community and local leaders along River Aswa in Paibona Sub County on Thursday evening that their technicians would start testing the dam’s 4x10.25 megawatts turbine electricity generating capacity on Friday evening.
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15:06

Gulu City Registers Poor Revenue Collection 2 1 Top story

Alfred Okwonga, the Mayor Gulu City reveals that the low revenue collection is due to leakages in the collection process. Okwonya noted that at Layibi Market in Bardege- Layibi Division where there are over 100 vendors, the contractor only remits Shillings 300,000 monthly to the City Council implying that he collects only Shillings 10,000 a day from only about 10 vendors.
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14:46

Hospitals Filling Up With COVID-19 Patients 4 1 Top story

Muhammad Mubiru, the Principal l Administrator Entebbe Regional Referral Hospital, says 15 of those in the HDU are critically ill. "We have run out of space in our COVID-19 ward. We even had to add more beds after our surveillance team brought more patients on Wednesday. We can no longer admit more patients," Mubiru said.
14:20
14:20

97 Arrested for Flouting Curfew in Lira City SOPs 4

Lawrence Egole, the Lira Resident City Commissioner has advised bar operators against opening their businesses, saying they will be apprehended for violating SOPs.
13:50
13:50

Nabilatuk Assistant Planner In Trouble Over Aggravated Defilement

According to Nakiru, the suspect is a serial defiler who has over 10 children with different girls, adding that he has been paying his way out of trouble. “This time around we shall protest to police should they try to play around with this case,” she said.
13:19
13:19

Why Trade Must Be Part Of the Solution To Biodiversity loss 1

Unsustainable trade is behind the biodiversity crisis threatening our existence. But done sustainably, international commerce can help protect our planet’s precious resources.
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13:00

Busia COVID-19 Taskforce Wants Border Closed Over Indian Variant 5

According to the Busia District COVID-19 Task Force, Kisumu, which is 110 kilometers away, is a big threat to the people in Busia district because traders travel there for business.
12:29
12:29

Rwizi Fire Officer Found Dead In His Bed 2 1 Top story

Richard Ecega, the Rwizi Regional Police Commander, says they were with the deceased on Friday evening and he looked healthy.
11:08
11:08

Parliament Rents Sudhir’s Kingdom Kampala at UGX 18 Bn 529 MPs 1 1

According to Kawesa, by hiring Kingdom Kampala, space will now be adequate for MPs as they await the completion of the Parliamentary chambers. “We will have adequate space for all MPs, they have been sharing offices, and it is expected that each MP can now have their own space.” She said.
09:30
09:30

Gov't to Introduce Automated Testing System for Heavy Truck Drivers 2

Judith Karara, the Senior Road Safety Officer in the Ministry of Works, says that they don’t regulate the vehicles used by driving schools for training, which she says is a big gap.
08:41
08:41

Acholi Clerics Plead With Public to Observe SOPs As Covid-19 Infections Surge COVID-19 in Uganda 1 1

Acholi District Khadi, Sheikh Musa Khalil pointed out that Uganda is not safe anymore with health centers filled up with COVID-19 patients, insufficient finance to fight the disease and lack of enough oxygen for those in critical condition. He expressed concern about the surging number of cases being registered in schools and the community.
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08:01

Heavy Police Deployment At Buteba Sub-county Headquarters As Former Chairman Declines To Handover Office 6 2 Top story

Armed and plain-clothed police officers led by Moses Kakiryo, the Busia district police commander spent the better part of Friday chasing away hundreds of people who turned up at the sub-county headquarters to witness the handover.
07:37
07:37

Uganda Sand Cranes Falls To Mozambique Drop Out of World Cup Qualification Salim Muwonge 2 2

The Sand Cranes head coach, Salim Muwonge thanked his players for the good performance despite their failure to win the game. He said both the team and team bench have gathered good experience that they will build on in the next championship
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