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13:43
13:43

1,000 in Mbale City Miss Covid-19 Relief Fund 1 1

According to the Mbale City Deputy Town Clerk, Kenneth Khatuli, records of at least 1,289 people who registered for the fund had been bounced back for not meeting the criteria.
10:53
10:53

Contractor Abandons Construction in Masaka City Wetland 1

In the past, leaders in Masaka city and environmental conservation activists have been at loggerheads with a senior officer of Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF identified as Major Patrice Mugume who hired trucks to dump the soil in a wetland, clearing part of it for construction.
18:26
18:26

MAAIF Dispatches 500,000 FMD Vaccine Doses 1 2

The Minister of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries Frank Tumwebaze says that the doses were procured from the Kenya Veterinary Vaccines Production Institute.
18:01
18:01

Amuru Integrates VHTs in Fight Against COVID-19 Pandemic cargo truck drivers 3

George Ocan, the District Secretary for Health disclosed that they have proposed activation of the work of the village structures and intensify surveillance and risk communication interventions to strengthen coordination.
17:06
17:06

Kajansi Town Council Needs UGX 700M to Construct a Box Culvert 3

According to Kajjansi town council Engineer Fred Nyanzi, the swamp is now impassable becauase the culverts that were placed in it broke.
13:41
13:41

Farmers Petition Gulu RCC Over Money Swindled Under Agriculture Cluster Dev’t Project Gulu District 1 1

Geoffrey Komakech, a farmer in Gulu City told URN in an interview that they petitioned the RCC after all their efforts to recover their money from Gulu District Agriculture Department failed to yield results. He says that they also handed a copy of their petition to the Gulu District Chief Administrative Officer for intervention as well.
17:44
17:44

Lack of Ambulance Services in West Nile Districts Hindering Referral of Covid-19 Patients 4 1

In Arua district, there is only one ambulance, which is inadequate to manage Covid19 cases in the district. Paul Drileba, the acting District Health Officer says the situation has become difficult to manage in the four sub-counties. Since they struggle to ensure timely referral of cases to Arua.
11:39
11:39

Abim LC V Chairperson Writes to President's Office Demanding RDC's Transfer

"This lady is not fit to be RDC. She has frustrated government programs like Emyooga, which has failed to take off yet the government has already sent funds to the district and she is the Chairperson of the Emyooga task force. She also failed to intervene in the scandal of the over Shillings 7 billion meant for four roads leading to shoddy work and frustration of the project and many others," he said.
16:26
16:26

Residents Protest Soil Dumping in Namanve Wetlands at Night 2 1

Although Richard Kyambadde, the National Environment Management Authority-NEMA principal wetlands officer claims halting dumping and establishing of any development in the area, LCI Chairperson Richard Lugoloobi says the abuse has continued since there was no security deployment made to stop the perpetrators who are committed to destroying the environment, nor to identify them.
16:12
16:12

Parents of Nodding Syndrome Victims Ask Gov't for Monthly Stipend black flies 2 1

Michael Rackara, a parent whose child has been deformed by the ailment at Aremo Wang-Lobo in Odek Sub-County says that the affected children who have become unproductive to their families should be paid a monthly stipend of 120,000 Shillings.
16:06
16:06

IG Recommends Disciplinary Action Against Obongi CAO, Four Others 2

A report by the Inspectorate of Government implicates the officers for the irregular procurement of Contractors for sub-projects of Alibabito primary school and staff house construction worth Shillings 424,200,000, Obongi Health Center Four General Ward and staff house worth Shillings 760 million and District Production Office Block worth Shillings 2.015 Billion.
12:21
12:21

Former Gulu Municipal, District Councilors Sue Cutting Short Their Term of Office Gulu City Council 1 3

Geoffrey Komakech Oginga, the lead petitioner and former Tegwana Parish councilor, says that they are demanding their unpaid arrears totalling Shillings 168 million.
09:11
09:11

Kisoro District Acquires Land for Industrial Park 3 1

The council’s decision follows a pledge made by President Museveni in January during the presidential campaigns. Museveni told the leaders to identify land where the park will be established.
08:12
08:12

Buddu County Struggles to Complete Renovation of Headquarters Ahead of Kabaka’s Visit Buganda kingdom 2 2

The house which was initially built in 1935 was after its renovation meant to be handed over as a souvenir present to Kabaka Ronald Mutebi II, on his 28th coronation anniversary which will be celebrated on Saturday in Nkoni palace in Masaka.
07:26
07:26

Buvuma Authorities Ban Rice Growing Near Palm Oil Estates 2 1

Musa Makomeri, Kasansa Village LC I Chairperson who doubles as the Chairperson of Kasansa Rice Grower Association, says that the ban will affect many residents depending on rice growing for survival. He says that farmers are ready to adjust to best farming practices to avoid problems.
17:38
17:38

Consultant Starts Architectural Review for USMID Road Designs in Kitgum 2 1

Kitgum Municipal Council signed a contract with Trio Consultants Ltd in June this year to supervise, China Railway 18 Bureau Group Co Ltd that was contracted to undertake the 16.6 Billion shillings road construction.
16:19
16:19

Chaos As Councilors Reject Nominee for Kisoro LC V Vice Chairperson Seat Again 4 3

A section of councilors led by James Agaba, the representative of the Southern division and the elderly male councilor, Phillip Ntakyotugyira, said there is no way they would approve Nambajimana because his Primary Leaving Examination certificate bears the name of Nambajimana Alex B, Ordinary Level certificate bears Nambajimana B. Alex and Tertiary Institution and University certificate bears Nambajimana B. Alex.
15:04
15:04

Construction of Staff Houses for Entebbe Hospital Starts 6 2

Muhammad Mubiru, the Principal Hospital Administrator at Entebbe Hospital, says that 20 health workers will be accommodated units. He adds that the construction of the units is timely since the lack of accommodation poses a challenge to their performance.
12:57
12:57

Gulu City Locals Accuse Physical Planners of Abbeting Road Grabbing 2

During a community meeting aimed at blocking a planned mark stone planting by one Patrick Ojok Lakica who is accused of blocking Samson Oyoo Road over the weekend, the community members claim that several other roads in the area that have also been tampered with including Aber Lane which was modified more than five times by the physical planners.
11:59
11:59

Mukono Muncipality Residents Want Operations of Garbage Recycling Plant Revived 2

The plant was established in 2010 at 600 Million Shillings funded by World Bank. However, its operations stalled due to a lack of funds.
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