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May 2020 10 results
19:02
19:02

Security Closes General Merchandise Shops in Masaka 1 4

Several traders had reopened their shops in response to a move by President Yoweri Museveni to ease COVID-19 restrictions with effect from Tuesday, May 26.
16:58
16:58

KCCA Issues Strict Guidelines for Taxis, Bodaboda Operators 1 3 Top story

According to Amongi, all taxi operators are expected to report to Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA Offices to be assigned to the parks and stages they will operate from.
16:37
16:37

Travelers Turn to Private Vehicles for Transport 4 1

Maureen Tuhaise, who was also on the same stage, was heading to Mbarara district. She told URN that some of the motorists she had interfaced with were asking for between Shillings 70,000 and 80,000.
16:25
16:25

Expect No Growth in 2020 – Muhakanizi keith muhakanizi 1

“The treasury itself is in emergency,” Muhakanizi said, signaling the dire need for money that the country is in. Government has been asked to amend the budget for next financial year and reflect the situation.
15:51
15:51

Breastmilk Substitute Companies Benefiting from Ignorance of Lactating Mothers WHO 2

A report published by the World Health Organisation-WHO and the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund-UNICEF has highlighted that the aggressive marketing of breast-milk substitutes, especially through health professionals that parents trust for nutrition and health advice is a major barrier to improving newborn and child health worldwide.
15:29
15:29

Fish Exports Decline by 70% Due to COVID-19 Restrictions fishing 1 1

The Association’s acting CEO William Tibyasa Mwesigye says that Uganda exported 2,000 tons of fish in January, a figure which dropped to 611 tons by April, denting a sector which contributes up to three per cent to Uganda’s GDP and 12 per cent to the agriculture sector GDP
12:49
12:49

First Batch of Hydoxychloroquine by CiplaQC Expected this Week Ministry of Health 1

Production of the drug, however, starts at the time of controversy about the effectiveness of the drug with the World Health Organization (WHO) announcing that the drug had been removed from the list of drugs that they were giving to patients participating in their global treatment trial dubbed 'solidarity'.
12:23
12:23

Village Banks in Mbale Struggling to Recover Loans 3

Bashir Manana, the Chairperson of Namanyonyi Savings and Credit Association in Namayonyi Sub County, says that they gave out 12 million shillings to the members, but they are yet to recover the money.
11:33
11:33

CNOOC Will Not Take Part of Tullow Oil Interest in Lake Albert Basin 1 Top story

In a statement on Thursday morning, Tullow said “in a notice received on 26 May 2020, CNOOC informed Tullow and Total that it has elected not to exercise its pre-emption rights.” It added that “Accordingly, there are no changes to the previously announced transaction or timeline and Tullow continues to expect the transaction to complete in the second half of 2020.”
08:04
08:04

Luweero District Projects UGX 300m Shortfall in Local Revenue businesses 1 4

The district had planned to collect over one billion shillings in local revenue in the financial year 2019/2020. However, the district has realized only 562 million Shillings, with just a month to end of the financial year.
May 2020 10 results