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Oct 2023 7 results
17:51
17:51

UNRA Resumes Work on Kabale-Kisoro Road 4 3

UNRA had initiated immediate repairs with a promise to complete the work within three weeks. However, work came to a sudden halt after just one week, with workers leaving the site and removing all equipment.
17:14
17:14

Pensioner Faces 23-Year Repayment for UGX 16M Mistake

Prossy Kasiko, the principal human resource officer of Kamuli District, admitted to approving the overpayment, which was subsequently endorsed by the chief administrative officer, Tappy Namulondo.
17:00
17:00

Danish Agencies Aid Farmers With Systems to Tackle Aflatoxin in Grains 5

The Ambassador of Denmark to Uganda, Signe Winding Albjerg, says the climate unpredictability is also becoming a big challenge to post-harvest handling for Ugandan farmers as sometimes dry weather suddenly turns into rain, affecting the drying grain. She says that the program is also a response to this challenge.
12:26
12:26

4.2M Youth in Uganda are NEETs- NPA Report 2

Higher concentrations of NEETs are in Bukedi (61.4 percent), Lango (49.3 percent), Elgon (44.1 percent), Busoga (43.5 percent), Bunyoro (42.5 percent), and Kigezi (42.1 percent). The majority of them are unskilled (58 percent), from large poor rural households, disabled, substance abusers, and mostly between 25 to 27 years old.
10:38
10:38

Farmers to Access Quick Digital Transactions Through Equity Bank, MasterCard, and Innovation Village Partnership 1

According to Onyango, the collaboration outlines initiatives like the Financial Inclusion cards, which will be issued by Equity Bank using MasterCard's Community Pass solution. These cards will function both online and offline, enabling individuals to securely and digitally manage their money.
09:57
09:57

Maracha Youth Livelihood Beneficiaries in Exile Over Funds 1 2

Stephen Obitre, the Maracha district LC 5 chairperson, explained that during the 2022-2023 financial year, Shillings 171 million was distributed among 22 youth groups, but none of them were able to return the money.
07:22
07:22

Ugandans Use of Internet to Chat, Not Business Worrying -UCC 5

Speaking at the TechnoServe’s Inaugural Entrepreneurship Stakeholder’s Forum in Kampala, Nyombi Thembo, the Director of Universal Access Fund at the Uganda Communications Commission said, the challenges of connectivity in Uganda will soon be history, but that limitations to IT will remain illiteracy and high costs of gadgets.
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