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12:21
12:21

Kitooro Market Vendors Demand Reduction of Rent Charges 6 3

Entebbe Municipal Council expects to collect One Billion Shillings from the market in the 2021/2022 financial year.
11:11
11:11

IGG Kamya to Handle Entebbe's Municipal Toilet Confusion 8 5

Local leaders reported the locked and blocked toilets that have been unusable for over a year now to the Inspector General of Government, yet the municipal council appropriates money for their renovation and routine maintenance.
16:55
16:55

Activists in Entebbe Launch Campaign Against Sexual Harassment 4 5

Activists and local leaders have launched "Tonkosa " campaign. Tonkosa loosely means "Don't hurt me".
08:22
08:22

Uganda Receives More Doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine 5 1

Muhanga says the latest batch of 335,000 doses brings the total number of AstraZeneca doses received since March to 3,143,193 doses. Uganda has also received other doses, which include 1,647,270 doses of Pfizer, 647,080 of Moderna, and 300,000 doses of Sinovac.
17:18
17:18

Nakiwogo-Buwaya Ferry To Suspend Operations For Maintenance 2 3

The Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA says the Nakiwogo-Buwaya ferry will not work on Saturday and Sunday in order to undergo mandatory maintenance.
09:05
09:05

MPs to Consider Increasing NMS Annual Budget By UGX 100Bn for Mama Kits, Drugs 5 4

The legislators were reacting to a statement by Moses Kamabare, the General Manager of NMS, who noted that the agency needs an additional shillings of 100billion.
19:05
19:05

Entebbe Creates Space for 140 Vendors Inside Kitooro Market 4 4

Some vendors led by Samuel Sseninde, the section leader for butchers, have however criticized the municipal council for distorting the market's structure in its bid to create more space.
18:26
18:26

Entebbe Deputy RDC to Meet Leaders Over Kabubu Market 3 4

Ssemakula explains that the local government ministry has come up with regulations for the reconstructed modern markets, including the ban on markets operating within one kilometre of a modern market. He adds that the municipal council expects to collect over shillings 700million from Kitooro market beginning this financial year and so had to let go of the Kabubu market.
18:44
18:44

KCCA to Revoke Licenses of Bars that Admit Children 6

Those that defy the ordinance will on the first occasion pay a fine not exceeding shillings 20,000 and on the second occasion will lose an operating license and pay a fine not exceeding shillings 40,000.
10:00
10:00

Fire Guts Entebbe Family Home During Curfew 2 2

According to eye witnesses including Peter Kisakye, the fire broke out when Ibrahim Kasujja and his wife had left home around 7pm to visit someone near Banga playground.
07:49
07:49

Entebbe Residents Shun LDU Recruitment Exercise 1 2

According to Hajji Mbabali Njuki, the Deputy Resident District Commissioner , the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces-UPDF expects to recruit 2,000 LDU personnel in Entebbe and the neighbouring towns. However, only 278 people had applied by August 30, when the application process was expected to close in Entebbe.
20:07
20:07

Over 50,000 Get Vaccinated Against Yellow Fever in NMS Drive 2

54,750 Ugandans have been vaccinated against Yellow Fever in the twelve day exercise organised by the National Medical Stores-NMS.
10:44
10:44

TASO Centre in Entebbe Struggles to Offer Services Amidst Inadequate Funding 4

Speaking to the media on Saturday, Lubondo said that the centre in Entebbe for instance requires about 7 Billion Shillings, to provide services to over 6,000 clients in Wakiso and Mpigi districts.
09:36
09:36

NMS to Digitally Track Patients Who Receive Drugs By 2024 6 4

Kamabare adds that the government has earmarked shillings 5 billion to set up a system to track all patients who visit the facilities and receive drugs. Kamabare says the government has earmarked shillings 5 billion to set up a system to track all patients who visit the facilities and receive drugs. The system will be rolled out in 2024.
13:08
13:08

Entebbe Municipality Councillors Divided on Proposal to Privatise Garbage Collection 3 2

According to the proposal, the municipality will relinquish the responsibility for garbage handling to the private firms whose services will have to be directly paid for by the residents that wish to have their waste collected.
11:47
11:47

Town Clerk Disbands Kitooro Market Committee over Illegal Allocation of Space 5 3

In June 920 vendors were allocated space in the market, but more than 40 vendors who were in the old Kitooro market and those formerly at Lubigi market in Lugongo-Nakiwogo village say they were denied space in the new market.
12:21
12:21

Vendors Protest Illegal Allocation of Space in Kitooro Market 5 4

In June 920 vendors were allocated space in the market, but more than 40 vendors who were in the old Kitooro market and those formerly at Lubigi market in Lugongo-Nakiwogo village say they have not been allocated space in the new market.
18:15
18:15

Uganda Receives 580,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses 5 2

The doses include 300,000 Sinovac vaccine doses donated by the Chinese government and the rest are AstraZeneca vaccine doses from the Norwegian government through the Covax facility.
10:57
10:57

Construction of Out Patient Dept at Katabi HC III Completed 2 5

Following the completion of the OPD block, there is less congestion at both the OPD block and the maternal and Child Health block.
17:06
17:06

COVID-19 Kills 3 Patients per 2 Days in Entebbe Hospital 3

The Principal Hospital Administrator at Entebbe Hospital, Muhammad Mubiru says some people were gripped by fear while medics were in panic after 15 colleagues got infected and one nurse died.
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