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Fort Portal Roads Project Stalls Due to Lack of Funds Richard Rwabuhinga 1 1

Robert Mutunzi, who owns a consultancy firm along Ruhandiika Street, said that dust has spoilt most of his equipment especially the computers.
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Buvuma Residents Seek Special Learning Arrangement for Pupils DEO 1 3

At the Island, there is only one resident who owns a television set, which is placed in one small room. He added that although the resident wanted to help, the space at his home is not enough to host the learners, without breaking the guidelines on social distancing in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Kamwenge District Receives UGX 100m to Fix Kahunge-Rukunyu Road 3 1

The poor state of the road has recently triggered protests from residents, especially farmers and bodaboda riders. The resident said that the road is filled with potholes and galleys and becomes so slippery, especially during the rainy season.
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Buvuma Residents Live in Fear of Landslides 3 4 Top story

Small streams originating from higher grounds run through Bukindi village and drain into Lake Victoria, which is about 2 kilometers away.
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Fuel Prices Increase in Buvuma After Pump Stations Suspend Services Buvuma District 3 2 Top story

The fuel stations at Kirongo landing site and Luwanda trading center suspended their services due to failure by trucks to supply fuel from the mainland resulting from the suspension of ferry services.
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Refugee Collection Centre Designated to House Health Workers in Amuru health staff 1 2

The district deployed 13 health workers at the Uganda-South Sudan border to conduct surveillance and screening of long-distance cargo truck drivers en-route to Juba since the outbreak of coronavirus disease.
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Minister Magyezi Cautions against Sale, Lease of Public Property in New Cities City Status 1 3

Magyezi was speaking at the launch of Mbarara City on Friday. Mbarara is one of the seven municipalities which were recently elevated by Parliament to attain city status effective this financial year, as one of the initiatives to accelerate urbanization. The other cities are Arua, Gulu, Jinja, Fort Portal, Masaka and Mbale.
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Pictorial: Launch of Arua City Ben Kumumanya

The event was officially presided over by the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Local Government Ben Kumumanya
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Fort Portal Residents Block Road Over Poor State John Faustine Oese 2 1

The residents argue that the road has become a health hazard with a lot of dust and blocked trenches.
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Nakaloke Town Clerk on the Spot for Giving Away Town Council Land 4

Alon Mulyanyuma, the town clerk Nakaloke town council in Mbale district has been accused for conniving with a section of councilors in the town council and gave away part of land hosting the town council headquarters and part of land hosting the police station.
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Tororo District Returns UGX 5.1b to Treasury 1 1

Tororo district Chief Administrative Officer-CAO Dunstan Balaba says that out of the 5.1 billion shillings, 4.8 billion was meant for recruitment of 155 members of staff, 367 million shillings for construction of Kamuli Health Center III in the newly created Akadoit Sub County.
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Katwe Town Council Registers UGX 600m Local Revenue Shortfall 3 1

According to the town mayor the town council realized about 1.2 billion Shillings from 2019/2020 financial year creating a deficit of 600M.
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Mbale Municipality MP Jack Wamai Bows Out of Active Politics 5 1

Wamanga said that he had served to his expectations and is now satisfied after a successful bid to elevate Mbale to City Status, among other things, and now wants to leave the space others to come in and serve the constituency with new energy and ideas.
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17 People Arrested for Inciting Violence in Terego, Madi-Okollo Land Dispute land conflict 3 3

Three homes owned by people from Terego were partially destroyed and the occupants chased away by a group from Rigbo Sub County who invaded the area on Thursday claiming its part of Madi Okollo district area.
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Minister Magyezi Advises Voters to Shun Corrupt, Incompetent Leaders 2 1

Magyezi said that the goal to extend services closer to the people and improve their general standards of living, will not be achieved if their leaders are incompetent and dishonest. He was speaking at the launch of Fort Portal city on Thursday.
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Pictorial: Inauguration of Mbale City

On Thursday, the Local Government State Minister, Jenifer Namuyangu officially operationalized Mbale City and inaugurated its interim leaders.
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Ministry of Health to Elevate Kayunga General Hospital MoH 1 1

Atwine says that with the installation of new equipment and expansion of the hospital, the Ministry will elevate the facility to a regional referral hospital.
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Border Districts in Eastern Uganda Seek Additional Covid-19 Funds 4

Connie Bwire, the Tororo, District Assistant Health officer says that they still have a challenge of lack of personal protective equipment in the district yet there are increasing COVID-19 cases in the community.
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Omoro District to Blacklist Two Companies Over Non Payment, Shoddy Work classrooms 3

Struggle Investments Uganda Company LTD, based in Lira District constructed a block of two classrooms at Awali Primary School in Odek Sub-County without paying residents for the raw materials they supplied for the construction while Acakikwene Construction and General Supplies limited built two classroom blocks at Kalam-Omiya Primary but the walls have developed huge cracks.
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Excitement as Arua Assumes City Status 3 3

Arua is one of the seven municipalities which were recently elevated by Parliament to attain city status effective today, July 1, 2020, as one of the initiatives to accelerate urbanisation through attracting direct investment and international support for infrastructure
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