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17:28
17:28

Ugandan Banks mobilise UGX16Trillion In Deposits 1 3

According to Kisaame, of the 16 trillion shillings in deposits, the banks have lent 12 trillion shillings to the private sector.
17:06
17:06

Park yard Vendors Petition Parliament Over Presidential Pledge 2

Muhammad Musisi, the General Secretary, new Agenda Traders Development Association, said several vendors are struggling to rebuild their lives following the fire incidents that left them with nothing.
15:41
15:41

Experts Meet As Army Worm Spreads to South Sudan fall armworm 1 Top story

The army worm whose presence has already been felt in Uganda is a new pest in Africa, preferring maize plants, but feeds on sorghum, millet, vegetables and other crops as well.
12:33
12:33

Ugandan Engineer Scoops USD 25,000 Innovation Prize 1

Philippa Ngaju, an Electrical Engineer attached to the Uganda Industrial Research Institute UIRI, took home the second prize of USD 25 000 89 million Shillings for her innovation; Electronically Controlled Gravity Feed Infusion Set ECGF, a medical device designed to accurately administer intravenous fluids and drugs by controlling the rate of fluid flow based on feedback from a drop sensor.
11:47
11:47

Govt to Reduce Group Size in Youth, Women Funding Initiatives ministry of gender 1

To access financing in both initiatives, applicants have to present themselves in groups of between 10 and 15 members. However, the ministry has observed a need to reduce the number of members to not more than six in each group before the next cohort of funds is released.
10:54
10:54

Kaberebere Town Council Battles Water Crisis isingiro 3

Innocent Tugume, a resident of Kabarebere town council, says farmers are the most affected by the water crisis. Tugume, who owns a piggery farm, says he uses his motorcycle to fetch water about five kilometers away for his farm, which costs him Shillings 5000 each day
10:42
10:42

JICA Delays UGX 66B Road Project In Gulu gulu municipality 1 2

Residents of Gulu Municipality will have to wait another four months before the start of major road repairs on the streets of Gulu town now slated for December this year. Francis Barabanawe, the town clerk of Gulu Municipality says the 6.6-kilometre road stretch will cover 21 streets in the heart of Gulu town.
10:29
10:29

Gulu Municipality, Japanese City Sign Cooperation Deal 3 1

A metropolitan city in Japan is set to mentor Gulu Municipality on city administration, infrastructure development and other social services delivery over the next three years. Under what is technically known as city twinning, Izumisano City will also cooperate with Gulu Municipality on three core areas of culture; administration; and education and sports.
07:49
07:49

University Workers Welcome Proposed Salary Percentages university strikes 5

A meeting between striking staff at Ugandas public universities and officials from the Finance, Education and Public Service ministries appears to have addressed the issues that pushed the staff to lay down their tools.
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