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May 2023 32 results
22:17
22:17

Gov’t Tables UGX 2.2 Trillion Loan Request For Greater Kampala Roads 1

David Bahati, the Minister of State for Trade tabled the loan request during the Wednesday plenary sitting. The loan is being sought from the World Bank and Agence Francaise de Development (ADB) to finance the Greater Kampala Metropolitan Area Urban Development Programme.
22:12
22:12

Gov't to Consider Subsidies On Fertilizers-Museveni 1 3

Speaking at a public rally at Masaka liberation square on Wednesday, as part of his monitoring tours of government wealth creation programs in the greater Masaka sub region, President Museveni indicated that he is going initiate discussion in the cabinet for the possibility of considering subsidies on fertilizers.
21:18
21:18

Rwenzori Marathon Boosting Kasese Sports Tourism 6 1

The Tusker Lite Mt Rwenzori Marathon has been listed top of the 30 world’s best half marathons by American news outlet Outdoors Wire (outdoorswire.usatoday.com) who specialize in outdoor events coverage.
20:02
20:02

Milk Exportation: Uganda In Talks With Algeria 1 2

The Minister of State for Industry, David Bahati has told parliament that Uganda is negotiating with the Algerian government as an alternative market for the country’s milk.
18:14
18:14

Crocodile Mauls 72-Year-Old Man in Hoima Fisherman 1 1

It is alleged that Onviko on May 19th went for fishing on Lake Albert on. However, while on the lake, the crocodile emerged from the Lake and grabbed him.
18:11
18:11

Police Constable Shoots Himself Dead in Kassanda 1

Racheal Kawala, the Wamala Regional Police Spokesperson, said preliminary investigations indicate that Kitiyo committed suicide himself perhaps thinking he had killed his superior Kakooza.
18:02
18:02

15 Million Ugandans Lack Access to Sanitation Services –USAID 1

According to the USAID, Uganda Mission Director Richard Nelson, government needs to prioritize sanitation and hygiene when planning and allocating resources.
17:59
17:59

Otuke Women Get Drinking Water Solar Technology Kits 5 2

The Solvatten solar-water heating and purifier kit is one of the latest technologies whose distributors say will save women of energy used in the search for firewood for heating water for drinking and bathing.
17:36
17:36

MoH Struggling with Old Ambulances Despite Developing Standards Ministry Of Health 3

Dr. John Baptist Waniaye the Commissioner of Emergency Medical Services in the Ministry said that they have only 146 ambulances that comply with the standards approved in September 2021.
17:01
17:01

First Foot Pilgrims Arrive At Namugongo, Share Ordeal 6 1

Helen Kamasanyu, the female leader of the group, notes that this year they began their journey earlier than usual due to their anticipation of delays caused by the ongoing rain in the central and western regions.
16:45
16:45

Gov't Gives Node to Hydrogen Fertiliser Production at Karuma Dam 5

Specifically, H₂ Agro is more interested in the manufacture of green fertilisers, saying this will go a long way in answering the challenges Ugandans face in accessing fertlisers.
16:09
16:09

Members of Parliament Report Death Threats 1

The Tororo Woman MP, Sarah Opendi said that she had received threatening messages from an individual reportedly under the ‘Association of tired officers in Uniform Uganda.’
15:53
15:53

Police Start Community Sensitization on Crime Scene Management in Karamoja Community policing 1

Michael Longole, the Mt Moroto Regional Police Spokesperson says that awareness is part of community policing rolled throughout the region to enhance accessibility to police services.
14:51
14:51

Kitagwenda Residents Protest Rampant Wildlife Intrusion 4 1

The animals especially elephants stray from the park into the gardens which have frustrated the farmers to harvest their crops which include rice, maize, sorghum, beans, cassava, and among others.
14:34
14:34

Suppliers Asked To Form Joint Ventures Or Lose Oil and Gas Jobs Local suppliers 3 1

According to the oil companies, several local investors have expressed interest to serve the oil and gas sector with various goods and services yet they don't have strong financial capacity.
14:24
14:24

Hima Town Council Residents Donate Land for Seed School 1 2

The town council LCIII Hilda Maate Businge said they have already acquired the land title and are under taking a mobilization drive to solicit resources for the work to begin in the next financial year.
14:00
14:00

Elders Move to Revamp Madi Indri Chiefdom 1 4

Madi Indri cultural chieftaincy collapsed in 1966 after the then-government of Dr. Apollo Milton Obote banned kingdoms and cultural institutions in the country.
13:49
13:49

Experts Push For Biogas In Africa's Energy Mix biomass 1 3

They are suggesting that renewable energy from biogas should be tapped into as consistent as a sources of energy for heating and cooking not just in homes but industrial level.
13:40
13:40

Court Sets Date to Determine Fate of Politicians Implicated in Iron Sheets Scandal Agness Nandutu 1 2

In April 2023, lawyer Male Mabirizi petitioned the Anti-Corruption Court challenging the arrests, interrogations, detentions, and subsequent Prosecutions of the Vice President, Speaker, Ministers, Members of Parliament, and Local Government leaders.
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