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Mar 2022 38 results
23:29
23:29

EU Cautions Ugandans over Misinformation on Russia - Ukraine Crisis 2021 elections 1 5

Merrifield said that the Ugandan public should know that this content cannot be relied upon to present a fair and balanced view of what is happening on the ground in Ukraine or elsewhere in the world, adding that the importance of free and unbiased media cannot be underestimated at a time like this.
19:21
19:21

Minister Sekindi Wants Construction of Busia Water Project Expedited 2

Li Pingfei, the Zhongao-Zhongen site engineer says that they faced a challenge of changing the project site because the initial site allocated to them by Busia district local government had issues of land disputes which prompted them to look for a new site and they delayed to begin the construction because they took some time to developed another new project design.
19:13
19:13

Labour Experts Call For Follow Up Programs For Skilled Youth TVET 1 6

Rogers Kasirye from the Youth Development Link noted that follow-up training for young people will help enable them to have a mindset when they get into the job market.
19:07
19:07

Three Remanded over Theft of Gov’t Drugs Worth UGX 21 Billion 2

The court has also heard that the Prime Suspect Oling at the same time carried out the business of supplying medicine that largely comprised of birth control drugs and contraceptives to the residents of Kawempe Division in Kampala well knowing that she does not have a general or limited certificate to do so.
18:59
18:59

23 Arrested Over Kikuube Land Conflict suspects 1

Some of the suspects that include both men and women have only been identified as Opar, Ofoi, Mita, Ogenrwoth, Aduba, Joyce, Jarieko and Uucha, all residents of Rwengabi village in Kabwoya sub county in Kikuube district. Others are yet to be identified
18:40
18:40

Women In Small Scale Business Struggle To Recover From COVID-19 Lockdown loans 1 6

Grace Nanyonga, the Chief Executive Officer of Grana Fish Supplies Limited in Mukono district, says that after failing to access government grants, she was forced to use her land title to secure a bank loan to support her business so that it can recover from the lockdown.
17:59
17:59

UCC, Private Sector Unite Against Fake Phones 7

After failed attempts to rid the market of sub-standard and counterfeit phones for more than a decade, the government, through the Uganda Communications Commission, UCC, opted for mobilization of the public and sensitization of consumers and traders on the effects of this trade.
17:32
17:32

Evicted Kyangwali Residents Seek Audience with President Museveni refugees 6 2

The more than 1,000 residents mainly women and children were evicted from Bukinda A and B, Bukinda 2, Kavule, Bwizibwera A and B, Kyeya A and B, Nyaruhanga, Kabirizi, Nyamigisa A and B and Katoma villages among others in Kasonga parish, Kyangwali sub-county.
17:26
17:26

UIA Signs MoU with SMEs to Improve Local Investors' Competence 2 3

The MoU offers room to small local investors to improve working competence to the level of foreign investors in the country by securing for them affordable financing, technology adoption and global market for standard goods.
17:17
17:17

Lawyer Ssemakadde Asks Court to Halt Trial for Lack of Jurisdiction Male Mabirizi 2 1

Ssemakadde was summoned to appear today before the Court presided over by Grade One Magistrate Marion Mangeni to be charged on three offenses stemming from his posts on his Twitter handle where he allegedly abused High Court Judge Musa Ssekaana.
17:13
17:13

MPs Reject UWA Report on Park View Safari Hotel Inferno 1 4

Using National Aeronautics and Space Agency–NASA from the USA, UWA indicated that their findings established the cause of the fire was honey harvesting activity, where fire used to generate smoke to repel the bees from the honeycombs was not extinguished.
16:59
16:59

CID Recovers UGX 11.6B Stolen From Teachers’ Fund 1

Some of the bogus SACCOs created by the elite gang include Gulu Integrated Teachers’ Sacco, Iganga Based Teachers’ Sacco, Kasese Municipal Sacco, Kigulu Integrated Sacco, Entebbe Municipal Sacco, Mpigi Teachers’ Sacco and Busaana Teachers’ Sacco.
16:39
16:39

"New" Monkey-faced Insect is Harmless, Gov't Assures Kasese Farmers 1

According to a circular released by both the ministry and Kasese District, AAF is neither a pest nor does it threaten food security.
16:29
16:29

Voluntary Disarmament Campaign Launched in Wakiso 3 2

The campaign is in line with the July 2017 declaration of the African Union - AU heads of states at the Ordinary Session which is announced September of each year as ‘Africa September Amnesty Month’ and the program runs up to 2030.
16:18
16:18

Gulu Stages Marathon Against Teenage Pregnancies Gulu City 4 1

Jessica Anena, the Senior Probation Officer of Gulu says the marathon was organized in order to create awareness on the dangers and prevention of teenage pregnancies which have skyrocketed during the two-year-long lockdown period.
15:43
15:43

Pakwach's Floods Sweep Pregnant Mothers into Traditional Midwives' Arms 2

Roads in the area that link the community to nearby Pakwach Health Centre IV have remained impassable following floods in September 2020, caused by the rise the lake Albert water level.
15:23
15:23

Kigezi Dairy Farmers Demand Uniform Milk Prices 8 1

John Nyakiire, a dairy farmer from Kitumba sub-county, Kabale district says that due to weather pattern changes, prices of milk tend to rise or fall. Nyakiire says that in a period when prices are low, farmers pocket less, hence making losses.
15:06
15:06

State House Officials Blame Oxygen Cylinder Thefts in Jinja on Administration Gaps security guard 1 2

Karugaba further stresses that, the unit has investigated several cases of misconduct, theft of government drugs and theft of equipment in Jinja hospital within the past five years, however, criminal actors keep evolving and employing new tactics.
14:47
14:47

Ban on Growing Rice in Wetlands Threatens 40,000 Jobs 2

The Uganda National Farmers Federation says the ban would affect almost 40,000 Ugandans involved in rice-growing, processing, and trade.
14:46
14:46

Piped Water Excites Bunabutiti Sub-county Residents in Bududa District 1 4

Paul Nambale, hailed the district saying they have been using contaminated water for drinking, bathing and other domestic needs and above all fetching it very far from their homes.
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