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21:24
21:24

Experts to Gov't: Coordinate Business Environment Ramathan Ggoobi 3 1

Government achieved growth of above 6% in the 1990s but was not inclusive. Now experts say there has been little transformation or none at all with more citizens stuck in subsistence agriculture and informal services sector.
21:11
21:11

Auditor General Wrong on Public Debt- Director Budget Ministry of finance 1 1 Top story

The Director Budget, Kenneth Mugambe told a gathering at Serena hotel in Kampala on Tuesday morning that the ministry had engaged the Office of the Auditor General-OAG regarding his assessment on the debt repayment.
20:35
20:35

Contractors Threaten to Halt Food Supply to Police Over Arrears Uganda Police Force 2 1 Top story

Kisitu says the failure by the police management to pay them has forced banks to take over their properties since they are unable to service their loans.
20:15
20:15

Residents fault Busoga Prime Minister For Wrongful Eviction people 1

Residents claim that they pay their monthly rental dues to the Departed Asians Property Custodian Board-DAPCB, which allocated them the said property in January, 2014.
19:52
19:52

Kipoi Denounces Rebellion 1 Top story

Kipoi told the General Court Martial chaired by Lt. General Andrew Gutti that he is reformed and notified court that he applied amnesty.
19:19
19:19

Parliament Maintains UGX 200 Tax on Non-Alcoholic Drinks new taxes 1 1

Parliament has maintained the 200 Shillings per litre tax on non-alcoholic drinks that government sought to reduce in the coming financial year 2019/2020.
19:07
19:07

Parliament Shelves Sugar Bill for Further Scrutiny busoga 3 1

Parliament has resolved to shelve the sugar bill 2016 for one month to allow further scrutiny on the bill so as to allow a win-win situation for Out growers, and Sugar Manufacturers.
18:37
18:37

Mpigi Town Turns to Real Estate, Industrialization to Boost Development mpigi district 5 1 Top story

Michael Lutalo, another resident says there are many myths, which have slowed development in the area. He indigenous residents have for long been claiming that the town was cursed and whoever constructs a beautiful building dies.
18:32
18:32

MPs Petition Court over Museveni‘s Sole Candidature nrm 1

The MPs through their lawyers state that the resolution adopted at Chobe Safari Lodge on February 19th, 2019 declaring President Yoweri Kaguta as the party’s sole candidate in the fourth coming elections is inconsistent with several articles of the Constitution of Uganda.
18:03
18:03

New Taxes: Parliament Approves Revision of Stamp Duty 3 1

Parliament approved the government proposal of setting a fixed stamp duty rate of 100,000 Shillings for bank guarantees, insurance performance bonds, indemnity bonds and similar debt instruments.
17:52
17:52

Bobi Wine Detention An Attempt to Silence Critics-Amnesty International 1

“The Ugandan authorities must immediately free Bobi Wine and stop misusing the law in a shameless attempt to silence him for criticizing the government,” Magango said
17:33
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MOH Seeks UGX 55bn for Non Communicable Diseases NCDs in Uganda 1 1

According to the health ministry, NCDs like cancer, diabetes and hypertension today account for more than 40 percent of all the deaths that take place in the country.
17:18
17:18

Ssebulime Murder: Court Further Remands Police Suspect mukono court 1 2

Ssali is accused together with three other police officers for murdering Sssebulime in cold blood on March 24 in Mukono District.
16:53
16:53

Current Political Situation Will Worsen- Gen. Muntu 3 1

Muntu argues that it’s time for government to study the situation, change its modus operandi and avail space for political parties to operate.
16:39
16:39

Parliament Approves UGX 35.4bn Additional Funds for Kiruddu, Kawempe Hospitals kiruddu hospital 1

Parliament has this afternoon approved additional Shillings 35.4 billion in the coming financial year 2019/2020 for three hospitals that have been given a vote status as National Referral Hospitals.
16:18
16:18

MPs ask Gov’t to Go Slow on Sugar Cane Zoning sugar cane growing 4 1

Jalia Bintu, the Masindi Woman MP, says cane out growers were never consulted on the matter before the proposal was included in the bill.
16:05
16:05

Bobi Wine Protests Extend to Nakulabye, Shops Closed 1 2

Riots were anticipated to occur today in different parts of Kampala, following the detention of Kyadondo East MP, Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine last evening.
15:40
15:40

Army, ISO Hand Over Suspects Wanted for Constable's Murder 1 Top story

Mbirire was picked up from Kabulengwa Police Post in Nansana Municipality in Wakiso District on March 21, 2019 by soldiers attached to Kawempe Sub county Internal Security Office-GISO on allegations of hiring firearms to criminals.
15:35
15:35

Five Injured in Bobi Wine Protests bobi wine arrest 1 2

The injured include; two pregnant ladies and three men sustained multiple wounds. One of the injured is reported to have been hit by a tear gas canister.
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