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May 2023 8 results
14:59
14:59

Gov't Delivers 10,000 Doses of FMD Vaccines to Alebtong District 3

The area has also been battling anthrax and Black Quarter Disease since last year. The Ministry of Agriculture has now delivered 10,000 doses of Foot and Mouth Disease vaccines and 1,350 doses of bronchitis, for the vaccination against Black Quarter Disease and anthrax.
14:48
14:48

East Africa Should Transit to Renewable Energy Its Way - Experts 6

Peter Muliisa, the Head of Legal at the Uganda National Oil Company, says it is wrong for the proponents of the transition to isolate oil and gas companies from the discussions as it happened at the Conference of Parties on climate protection (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland.
13:57
13:57

Government to Release UGX 3 billion for Damaged Roads in Kigezi 3 4

Ecweru revealed that UGX 2 billion will be used to rehabilitate the damaged roads in Kabale and Kisoro, while UGX 1 billion will go to Rukungiri. He added that the funds will be released after the meeting.
11:18
11:18

Government, Dealers Laying Ground to Boost Solar Energy Usage in Production.

Though solar-powered solutions are looked at as more reliable answers to several challenges in the various sectors, as well as a relevant response to the climate change crisis, for various reasons, their uptake is still low countrywide.
10:51
10:51

UNRA Needs Three Weeks to Repair Damaged Kabale-Kisoro Road 4 1

Despite UNRA's advice to use the alternative route of 88 kilometers via Katuna-Rubaya-Muko and the 20-kilometer Kabale-Lake Bunyonyi-Kachwekano-Rubona-Heisesero roads, some drivers of buses and trucks chose to cross the damaged road section, forcing UNRA to close it.
09:29
09:29

BoU Markets Agricultural Loans in Teso Bank of Uganda, BOU 2 1

Alex Lwanja, the Deputy Director in charge of the Agricultural Credit Facility and Small Business Recovery Fund at the BoU, reports that over UGX. 150 billion is idle due to the low uptake of the facility from the targeted population. Lwanja said that although they have disbursed UGX. 751 billion to farmers across the country, and very few farmers from Teso are seeking or taking up the money
07:50
07:50

NARO Urged to Focus on Basic Research to Solve Ordinary Problems 1 3

Many farmers toil for long hours, but their produce yields little value, indicating the need for research and better technologies to improve agricultural practices.
May 2023 8 results