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May 2019 41 results
19:32
19:32

UBOS Names Crops That Earned Farmers Money Imelda Atai 1 2

It shows that in 2018, farmers of rice, fibre crops like cotton flowers, tropical and subtropical fruits like bananas and plantains, avocado, mangoes, papayas, and pineapples and vanilla, earned more money because their prices went up.
19:20
19:20

MPs Reject UGX 10m Monthly Allowance for Traditional Leaders 3

MPs on the budget committee have rejected a proposal for the increment of monthly payment for traditional leaders from 5 million shillings to 10million shillings in 2019/2020 national budget.
19:06
19:06

MPs Want Public Consultations on Roads Bill lands ministry 4 1

Members of Parliament have raised concern over the failure of the Parliamentary committee on physical infrastructure to consult the public on the roads bill 2016.
18:56
18:56

Uganda, Rwanda Resolving Border Conflict -Rugunda 2

Rugunda says that leaders at the regional level are also involved in resolving the matter.
18:26
18:26

Nyendo-Bukakata Road Contractor on Spot for Violating Worker's Rights 2 1

Frank Lugwana, one of the truck drivers says that despite working under immense pressure without lunch they are paid less. He reveals that a driver is paid a monthly salary of Shillings 430,000, which is little and doesn’t come regularly.
18:25
18:25

Jinja Municipal Council Lacks Land for Mahatma Gandhi Centre death 3 1

While on a visit in Uganda last year, the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi endorsed the construction of the centre in memory of India’s icon, Mahatma Gandhi whose ashes are believed to have been sprayed on the banks of river Nile following his death in 1948.
18:11
18:11

Museveni Contradicting Himself on Creation of New Districts –Analysts Makerere University 5 1

They say for instance the cost of maintaining the increasing number of districts, municipalities town councils, and sub-counties is shooting to unbearable levels.
17:57
17:57

Limited Play Grounds Hamper Fresh Dairy Secondary School Games 1

Patrick Okanya, the President Uganda Secondary Schools Sports Association-USSSA, says they are only using a few playing fields because majority of the fields are in bad shape.
17:35
17:35

Mbarara Hospital Hit by Oxgyen Shortage 2

Jenifer Tushemerirwe, an attendant at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital, says they were advised to secure oxygen outside the facility to get their ailing mother operated on.
17:29
17:29

Delayed Digitalisation of Lands Office Cripples Services in Luweero

The land titles were transferred for conversion into digital copies as part the Land ministry's computerized Land Information System (LIS). The exercise aims at minimizing land-related conflicts in the country, forgery of land titles and the red-tape in searching for land information among others.
17:18
17:18

Gov’t to Generate UGX 18bn from New Oil Licensing Round oil exploration 1

Government has said the second round of oil licensing will generate more than 18 billion shillings for Uganda.
17:11
17:11

97 to Appear in Court for Smoking Opium

Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the suspects were picked up during an operation on illegal drug dealers and suspected criminals in Kisugu, Namuwongo, Go Down and Kanyogoga.
16:44
16:44

Fort Portal Wetland Turned into Garbage Site Gladys Mirembe 1 1 Top story

Vendors say that they have repeatedly asked the area leaders to shift the garbage site in vain, and as a result, they are forced to dump garbage in the wetland.
16:09
16:09

Local Gov't Accounts Committee Detains Nebbi CAO 1 2

The committee currently sitting at Arua School of Nursing Hall accused Geoffrey Okaka of giving uncoordinated responses to the queries raised by the committee regarding the number of district staff on study leave.
15:44
15:44

New POMA Regulations: Spontaneous Public Meeting to Last 20 Minutes 1

The new regulations have been drafted through Inter-Party Organisation for Dialogue (IPOD) initiative. IPOD brings together political parties represented in parliament.
15:20
15:20

Kitgum LCV Chairperson Accused of Meddling in District Service Commission Work 1 4

James Lanek, the leader petitioner reveals that he evidently saw the Chairperson amidst members of the DSC during the shortlisting exercise on 16 April. Lanek said he immediately alerted relevant officers including Christopher Omara, the Resident District Commissioner to intervene but to no avail.
14:50
14:50

Mubende LCV Boss Sacks Executive Member Over Witchcraft 2

According to the May 5th letter, addressed to Kisaakye, Kibuuka says the officer has been bewitching him for sometime but he took the matter lightly.
14:45
14:45

MP, Moyo Leaders Clash over Refugee Hosting District 4 2

Following the creation of Obongi District whose operations start on 1 July 2019, the refugees that are being settled in Palorinya in Itula Sub-County in Moyo District by geographical location of the settlement shall now be in Obongi District.
14:21
14:21

Ministry of Finance Optimistic of SGR Funding parliament 1 1

The Uganda Standard Gauge Railway is a USD 2.269 Bn planned railway system linking the country to the neighbouring countries of Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Congo, and Democratic Republic of Congo.
14:13
14:13

Police Hunts for Six Armed Robbers

Patrick Onyango Kampala Metropolitan police spokesman, says that the taxi registration number UBE 082B was robbed at gunpoint in Nansana Gganda, in Wakiso District.
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