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19:53
19:53

Kapelebyong District Stuck with a Billion Shillings Parish Model Cash 1 2

According to Angella Akurut, the Kapelebyong Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, the district has a gap of 22 parish chiefs and Town Agents out of the 55 parishes in the district.
12:01
12:01

Minister Magyezi Tasks Soroti City Leaders to Produce List of Vendors in New Market Soroti Main Market 1 1

Last week, ten vendors served Soroti City Council with a notice to sue after failing to access space in the new market.
17:22
17:22

Fraudulent Motorcycle Dealers Walk Away with Over UGX 100M from Soroti Soroti City 1 2

Information obtained by URN shows that most of the borrowers were expected to receive their motorcycles on Monday (October 4, 2021) but surprisingly, the offices at Pamba were closed over the weekend. The furious borrowers, who had travelled to Soroti to receive their motorcycles later stormed the office of the Resident City Commissioner, Peter Pex Paak, seeking his intervention into the matter.
18:45
18:45

Operation on Illegal Power Connections Paralyzes Business in Kumi Kumi Municipality 2 3

During the operation, more than 100 business premises were closed as the owners fled on seeing UMEMEM staff accompanied by the police. At
21:56
21:56

Relocation of Market Vendors Starts in Soroti soroti main market 1 2

The relocation of more than 1,300 vendors started on Tuesday after months of disagreements between city authorities and the market vendors. The disagreement started after reports that more than 2,000 people applied for space in the new market and that in an attempt to appease all of them, leaders had taken bribes and double allocated some of the stalls.
10:29
10:29

Gov’t Procures Two Weighbridges for Karamoja Moroto District 1 2

The procurement of the weighbridges follows several calls from different stakeholders over the absence of proper measures to determine taxes from the minerals and also to help control the load on the trucks to protect roads from damage.
19:21
19:21

UPDF Deserter Arrested Over Missing Emyooga Funds in Soroti Gweri County 1 1

Okiring is accused of stealing more than 58 million shillings meant for three groups in Gweri County under Emyooga program was withdrawn from the bank.
11:05
11:05

UGX 58m Emyooga Cash Missing in Soroti Gweri County 1 2

The money was allegedly withdrawn by a UPDF deserter, Moses Okiring Ebaku, a resident in Gweri County.
14:49
14:49

Katakwi District Official in Trouble Over OPM Cash 2 1

On Thursday, the Akoboi sub county LC III chairperson, Jorem Obukui convened a meeting with the aggrieved group members where Tino was also invited.
09:24
09:24

Land Acquisition Delays Establishment of Cement Factory in Moroto limestone in moroto 1 3

David Azimale Omido, the Manager in Charge of Logistics and Utilities at Tororo Cement says that the company has conducted a geological mapping to establish quantities of limestone deposits in the area and its preliminary findings are encouraging. Omido, however, says that the land for the factory must be owned by the company or leased out for at least 99 years.
15:07
15:07

Nabilatuk District Leaders Lash at Contractor for Delaying NUSAF 3 Projects 1 3

Agro Max, an agribusiness service provider that supplies innovative and sustainable agricultural solutions to small- and large-scale farmers across Uganda was paid 1.1 Billion Shillings last November to implement 49 projects.
18:00
18:00

Reallocation Of Market Vendors Halted in Soroti Soroti City 1 1

The decision was arrived at during an emergency meeting attended by Soroti city authorities, MoLG officials and selected vendors at the market premises on Friday. The meeting that dragged for almost a whole day resolved to halt the allocations exercise after receiving report of an investigation conducted in the market.
07:38
07:38

Bribery, Double Standards Cited in Soroti Market Lockup Allocations Soroti City 1 3

The investigation was conducted amidst disagreements between city authorities and market vendors, with many of them refusing to take up lockups allocated to them. The disagreement has also affected the planned relocation of vendors from the temporal market along Serere road to the newly constructed main market.
07:18
07:18

Bukedea Farmers Fail to Run Milk Plant Dairy Farmers 1 1

John Stephen Okurut, the Chairperson of Kabarwa Dairy Plant, said the facility only worked between 2015 and 2018 after being established. He notes that trouble in the management of the facility started when the sub-county tendered it to Patrick Mwesigye in September 2018.
08:29
08:29

Soroti City to Privatize Garbage Management in New Market Soroti Main Market 2 2

Moses Otimong, the Acting City Clerk Soroti, says that they are considering a public-private partnership specifically for the new market once it is operationalized.
10:50
10:50

Gold Miners in Busia Struggling to Pay for Licenses Busia District 2 4

The Mining Associations in Tiira say the cadastre has neither eased their troubles nor reduced the time for accessing services from the directorate.
17:12
17:12

Construction of Moroto Central Market Stalls 2 1

The market, whose construction started in April 2018 was supposed to have been completed by April 2020.
19:35
19:35

Soroti Fruit Factory Workers Strike over Low Payment Soroti District 1 3

Out of the 65 workers, 37 staged a sit down strike after failed discussions with management. This attracted the attention of the Police and other security agencies.
16:07
16:07

RUCODET Faces Uncertainty Future in Moroto Moroto District 3 1

John Bosco Logwe, the new chairperson of RUCODET, says that much as they started well, they didn’t take into consideration, the sustainability plans for RUCODET especially on the education fund.
11:24
11:24

Kitooro Market Vendors Reject Proposed Rates 2 6

According to the proposed rates, traders with stalls for food, fresh vegetables and Matooke will pay Shillings 30,000, stalls for fish, fruits and charcoal will pay Shillings 50,000 while those with butcheries and chicken cages will pay Shillings 100,000 monthly. As a result, the council wants to collect shillings 100million a month, translating into shillings 1.2 billion annually.
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