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12:26
12:26

Vendors Abandon Kitooro Market Over High Dues kitooro market rent 6 4

The market has 1,075 spaces for stalls and lock-up shops but there are less than 330 vendors occupying the market, despite the council projecting to collect over one billion shillings from rent by end of the 2021/2023 financial year.
19:17
19:17

Entebbe Institute Saved from Sale as Custodian Board Admits Wrongful Allocation 5 2 Top story

Sam S. Male, the Acting Executive Secretary of DAPCB on July 18th, 2012 misallocated the institute to Tamali Foods Exporters Ltd on a temporary basis. The company was asked to among others pay monthly token rent of one million shillings and not to make any major developments on the property.
15:04
15:04

UNRA to Suspend Nakiwogo-Buwaya Ferry Services On Sunday 1

In a press statement, UNRA says that the road works have been completed and the Wakiso District Local Government has requested to use the ferry for the entire day to transport the equipment to the mainland. The ferry operates from 7 am to 6 pm, connecting Entebbe Municipality to Mpigi district.
12:19
12:19

Two Arrested in Katabi Town Council over Death of 3-Year-Old Boy

The body of Simon Onyait was found in one of the rooms of an unfinished building in Nalugala Mawugulu Zone, Wakiso District.
19:39
19:39

Mpala Resident Killed in Boda Boda Attack 2

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Area Police Deputy Spokesperson, says that police are investigating to establish whether Golooba was a victim of mob justice or a robbery suspect since the motorcycle he was using was stolen some time back.
08:37
08:37

Ogwang Orders Investigations into Space Allocation in Kitooro Market 5 8

Since the completion of the market, there has been an uproar from vendors about fraudulent space allocation, poor garbage collection, thefts, high utility bills, and rent charges.
19:55
19:55

Three Entebbe Municipal Officials In Custody Over Corruption Allegations 2 2 Top story

The trio was picked up on Tuesday under the supervision of Brig. General Henry Isoke, the head of the State House Anti-Corruption Unit following an impromptu visit by the State Minister for Economic Monitoring, Peter Ogwang. The minister was accompanied by a team of officials from the National Building Review Board-NBRB, State House Anti-Corruption Unit, and police officers to inspect certain projects in the municipality.
12:33
12:33

Vendors Count Losses After Fire Guts Nakiwogo Market 3 6

Police officers at Nakiwogo Police Post say they are still investigating the source of the fire.
23:18
23:18

We Must Train Marine Engineers, Stop Accidents - Museveni 3 5

Police figures show that over 18 people have been killed in road accidents since last month.
12:21
12:21

Dispute Between Uganda Airlines, Former CEO Referred to Industrial Court 5

Muhumuza however, says that a substantial question of the law or fact arose in the proceedings, which his office can’t resolve. Muhumuza notes that Muleya worked as CEO of Uganda Airlines and was sent on forced leave by the Chairperson Board of Directors on allegations of several mismanagement issues.
14:02
14:02

Nine People Survive After Passenger Boat Capsizes on Lake Victoria 4

Ssemanda, Mutebi and other boat operators at Kasenyi landing site say the sailors should have first removed the laid fishing nets that had entangled the boat engines before embarking on the journey to Kisaba landing site.
10:18
10:18

UCAA Staff to Raise UGX 150M for Learners with Visual Impairment 4 4

Dubbed the “2022 Aviation Run”, the marathon will take place on May 29 at Entebbe Mayor’s Garden. The marathon first took place in 2019 as an annual event to help the needy in and around Entebbe municipality. Participants run 5 kilometres and 10 kilometres.
10:19
10:19

Primary School Teacher Drowns in Swimming Pool 1

According to an eyewitness Margaret Namanda, the incident happened between 5:30pm and 6pm on Monday. "Nakyejwe dived into the swimming pool to join three other swimmers. But after three minutes, the swimmers alerted the guide that Nakyejwe was at the bottom of the pool," says Namanda.
12:12
12:12

Angry Hippo Continues Killing People in Wakiso 1

The LC 1 Chairman of Kavanyanja Swaibu Sseggane says the two fishermen were new in the area. "They screamed for help when the hippo first attacked their boat but the local community feared that they would suffer a similar fate. The same hippo killed a young fisherman called Emmanuel Muyunga last week. So residents fear that part of the Lake now."
15:57
15:57

Kitooro Market Records Low Revenue Collection kitooro market rent 3 2

Entebbe Municipal Council had projected to collect 420 million shillings in five months.
14:23
14:23

Gov't Questions Contractor Over Failure to Provide Alternative Vessel marine transport 1

Bageya Waiswa, the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Works says that he has received complaints from islanders that NODL has not provided an alternative marine vessel to operate the Kalangala-Entebbe route for one month MV Kalangala will not be operating.
17:54
17:54

Rajiv Ruparelia Asked to Comply to Environmental Laws 3 2

The NEMA Executive Director Dr. Akankwasah Barirega says that the developer has been ordered to adjust locations for the hotel, solid waste management site and waste disposal system.
10:33
10:33

MPs Raise Red Flag on Repair of Entebbe Roads 5 3

Ronald Balimwezo Nsubuga the Nakawa East MP and shadow minister for lands and urban development, said that the cost for rehabilitating one kilometre is about shillings 5.2 billion, much higher than the average cost of constructing a road by Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA.
14:00
14:00

Entebbe's Chadwick Namate School Needs UGX 290m for Renovations 5 6

The school's staff quarters and classrooms were badly hit by strong winds and a storm, that was preceded by a 5-hour downpour on February 17. The storm blew off the roofs of three staff houses and two classrooms at the school.
17:54
17:54

Police in Entebbe Recover Man's Body in Banana Plantation 1 1

Hajji Njuki Mbabali, the Deputy Resident District Commissioner for Entebbe, says security officers are investigating how Muwonge left his home and his body was found dumped in the banana plantation in Kasenyi, almost one kilometer from his home.
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