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16:51
16:51

Kitagwenda CAO's Office Closed by Unknown People Kitagwenda District 2 2

The district chairperson Ismail Mushemeza said the CAO had been involved in conflicts with politicians and civil servants at the district accusing him of failing to pay them and said some of them have been locking horns with the CAO.
14:27
14:27

Fishermen Up In Arms Against AFALU for Destroying Licensed Boats 1 3 Top story

Charles Kuteesa, another boat owner at Busoke accuses the members of AFALU of destroying their boats without any explanation. He says that they need over Shillings 400, 000 to repair each of the vandalized boats.
13:04
13:04

Loan Sharks, Communication Gap Hampers Progress of Emyoga Program in Sembabule 3 1

Goretti Namugga, the Mawogola County Member of Parliament indicates that the program guidelines were not elaborated to the beneficiaries leaving a big information gap that was exploited by unscrupulous money lenders that have since fleeced many unsuspecting beneficiaries.
12:37
12:37

Wakiso District Councillors Reject Financial Report 2

Ali Edris Ssenyonjo, the Chairperson of the District Finance Committee said that all the council resolutions have been disregarded except resolutions of their interest like issuance of letters of administration which are implemented for their own benefit.
10:29
10:29

Rakai Launches Campaign For Sustainable Fishing On Lake Kacheera, Kijanebarola 1 3

Joseph Mugumya, the Fisheries Officer In-charge of Kooki County, says the campaign comes at the time the district is struggling to restock Lake Kijanebarola with different fish species mainly the Nile tilapia.
10:04
10:04

Mbale to Conduct Fresh Property Rates Valuation 4

Mbale City Clerk, David Kyansanku, said that the biggest problem of cities in the country is property rates valuation. He says that in 2020, the government together with USAID resolved to have all the properties in the annexed sub-counties valued to improve the revenue of the cities.
15:09
15:09

Sub-contractor Vandalizes Kamuli Health Center II Over Delayed Payment municipality 2

Amanyogovu declined to comment about the matter, arguing that he had already submitted the payment request form to the responsible municipality authorities. He says that it was their role to clear the pending bills.
14:41
14:41

LCI Chairpersons Asked to Block Illegal Land Evictions 1

The Mpigi RDC, Faridah Mayanja says that the village leaders have the powers to stop an eviction from land and destruction of property.
14:35
14:35

Akokoro Primary School Battling Low Staffing 3

Amos Odongo, the headteacher of Akokoro Primary School, says that the presence of only three teachers has retarded learning in the school.
14:21
14:21

Isingiro Receives UGX 500M to Construct Foot Bridge On River Rwizi 4 1

Isingiro district has contracted Net world contractors Ltd, which has already produced a design and is expected to deliver the project within six months.
10:36
10:36

Makerere University Private Students Fail to Access Online Admission Letters 1 2

On Monday, the university announced the release of admission letters and issued guidelines to private sponsored students to access their copies online, while government-sponsored students would collect their forms physically.
18:49
18:49

Boda Boda Riders Enthrone New Patron 4 6

Under their umbrella, Boda Boda Industry Uganda, which brings together over 60 Boda Boda associations across the country, the riders unveiled their patron at an event at St. Henry's Gardens along Salaama Road in Makindye Division, Kampala.
17:12
17:12

Saudi National Trampled to Death by Elephant in Murchison Falls Elephants 1 1 Top story

Bashir Hangi, Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA Communications Manager told URN that the deceased was in the company of three other colleagues on a journey from Masindi District through the National Park to Arua city while using a Toyota Wish car.
13:53
13:53

Gov't Extends Contract for Kitgum Market Construction for the Fourth Time 1

Richard Okwera Ojara, the Kitgum Municipal Mayor says the persistent delays in completion of the market construction have worried vendors who have for the past years been operating in makeshift satellite markets and eager to occupy the new market.
13:02
13:02

Agriculture Ministry Lifts Animal Quarantine Restrictions in Nwoya, Gulu 1 1

The Ministry imposed a quarantine in Nwoya and Gulu districts in July and September last year respectively following the outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease (FMD). It prohibited the movements of cattle, goats, pigs, sheep, and their products from, to and within the affected areas.
12:50
12:50

Kitgum Municipal Council Adopts Digital Revenue Collection System 3

The system replaces the physical or manual revenue collection method, which has always been marred by numerous challenges leading to poor revenue collection.
12:29
12:29

Municipality Finally Agrees to Surrender Mukono General Hospital to District 2 1

Elisa Mukasa Nkoyoyo, the Mayor of Mukono Municipality, says that prolonging the handover of the hospital to the district will continue creating confusion and affect service delivery.
11:02
11:02

Minister Moots for Tougher Bylaws on Garbage Disposal 1 4

Katumba is concerned that several roads are spoilt shortly after their construction, largely due to unbecoming social behaviour in the host communities. He says such bylaws should prevent poor disposal of garbage that ends up clogging drainage channels and walkways.
18:59
18:59

Gulu City Lobbying to Host East Africa Community Trade Fair Gulu City Council 1 4

Gulu City Mayor Alfred Okwonga says they have begun engaging with various stakeholders within the city and neighbouring districts in Northern Uganda in early preparation as they lobby to host the event.
09:44
09:44

Residents Query Companies Contracted to Manage Waste in Mukono Municipality 3 1

George William Ssemakula, a resident of Nabuti in Mukono Central Division, says that without a base in the municipality, garbage collection in the municipality will remain a myth.
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