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23:58
23:58

Parliament Rejects De-registration of Coffee Farmers coffee export 4 1

Parliament today unanimously rejected the proposal to deregister coffee farmers who fail to meet standards set by Government in regards to coffee growing.
19:37
19:37

Germany Gives Uganda UGX 254b for Energy, Agriculture and Governance 1

The German Embassy in Uganda said the money will pave way for Ugandan-German development cooperation in the period from 2021 to 2022. The signing of the grant on Wednesday marked the conclusion of the talks between the Ugandan government and German on how the money will be utilized.
16:39
16:39

Issuance of Passports, Work Permits Resumes at Immigration Offices 3 3 Top story

Besides passport and immigration, the directorate is also resuming registration services, NGO regulation services, Management of Community Service Orders and Provision of forensic and testing services, among others.
16:05
16:05

Coronavirus Smokes BATU Revenues 1

BATU says its gross revenue fell by 12 percent as a result of low sales in cigarettes occasioned by the pandemic. The revenues fell from Shillings 86billion in the first six months of 2019 to Shillings 76billion in the first six months of 2020.
14:11
14:11

Gov't to Operationalise Boda Boda Free Zone in November

Speaking at Uganda Media Center on Wednesday, the Minister for Kampala and Metropolitan Affairs Betty Amongi said during the three months, the government will demarcate the free zone, stages and erect signs.
13:54
13:54

Police Recover UGX 200m from Robbers in Bugolobi 1 1

It is alleged that thugs attacked and assaulted Cheng Haitoa 30, a Chinese businessman and resident of Bugolobi Flats in Nakawa Division, and attempted to run away with his bag.
13:21
13:21

Namisindwa Village Sealed Off as Suspected Covid19 Victim Dies 1 3 Top story

Muyenlitsi died at a clinic in Buwasunguyi trading center around 5am this morning where he had been with breathing difficulties and chest pain.
13:06
13:06

Ayume's Son Challenges Anite for Koboko Municipality NRM Party Ticket evelyn anite 2 2

According to Dr. Ayume, his decision to contest for the Koboko Municipality parliamentary seat, has been influenced by his desire to empower youth and women and residents through providing educational opportunities once elected.
13:06
13:06

Kabarole Leaders Allocate ZARDI Land for Construction of Stadium Edward Rugumayo 2 1

On Tuesday, Kabarole district leaders including the LCV Chairperson Richard Rwabuhinga, Woman Member of Parliament Sylvia Rwabwogo and Fort Portal Municipality MP Alex Ruhunda met with the State Minister for Sports, Hamson Denis Obua and allocated 18.2 acres of land for a regional stadium.
12:32
12:32

Gov’t Masks Yet to Reach Namisindwa District 5 1 Top story

Prosima Maumo, a resident of Magale town Council, says despite promising them free masks as announced by the president, government is yet to fulfill its commitment several weeks after.
12:22
12:22

Namayumba Town Council Residents Contribute UGX 140m to Construct Headquarters 5 1

The construction of the headquarters will cost 519 million shillings. Namayumba was elevated to town council in July 2011 and since then they have been renting office premises at 650,000 shillings per month
11:33
11:33

An Additional 107 Ugandans Return Home from Europe repatriation 2

The latest group came from The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg, where they got stuck following the closure of borders at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in March. They arrived at Entebbe International Airport t on Tuesday night aboard KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.
11:10
11:10

Gov't Starts Verification of Tooro Kingdom Properties Ministry of lands

On Tuesday, a team from the Ministry of Lands held a meeting with the Kingdom officials led by the Prime Minister Bernard Tungwako.
11:09
11:09

Budaka Health Facility Closed After Staff Tests Positive for Covid19

According to Dr. Mulwani, the health worker is currently admitted in the isolation unit at Mbale Regional Referral Hospital for treatment. He explains that the Health worker is a part time staff at Buwansunguyi Health II in Namisindwa where the late Chimatala worked as a cleaner.
07:48
07:48

Gov’t Fails to Utilize UGX 18 Trillion External Debt public debt 1

According to the Vice-chairperson of the committee Lawrence Bategeka, although loan disbursement performance has been improving over time, a significant amount of committed external debt amounting to 18 trillion shillings remains undisbursed.
05:10
05:10

Cabinet Approves Splitting Nakawa Division, creation of 31 new Counties 3

State Minister for ICT Peter Ogwang told journalists in Kampala on Tuesday, that the approval of these new counties is a move to bring services closer to the people and ensure fair distribution of resources among Ugandans. Nakawa Division in Kampala will now be split into two constituencies, he said.
04:55
04:55

American Accused in Death of Children in Eastern Uganda Settles Out of Court Children nutrition 1

While the facility was not supposed to act as a hospital, it later turned into a treatment area with tens of children brought there for treatment. As some started dying, questions were raised over the qualifications of those who treated them, including Bach, according to court documents.
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