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04:55
04:55

Traders Seek More Funding to Recover from COVID-19 Lockdown Effects

Issa Ssekitto, the spokesperson of Kampala City Traders Association-KACITA, an umbrella for the business community in the capital, says that businesses need a stimulus to recover from the effects of the COVID-19 lockdown which started with the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in March. He says that although the government has partially lifted the lockdown, many businesses are yet to recover.
16:06
16:06

Jinja Residents Protest Unfair Eviction village 1 4

They accuse Musa Bashir, the proprietor of Hared petroleum of trying to evict them from their homes on grounds that acquired the land hosting the campsite from Uganda Land Commission.
08:29
08:29

131 Ugandans, Legal Residents Return From India 2 Top story

Ambassador Charles Ssentongo, the Chief of Protocol in the Foreign Affairs Ministry and other government officials received the latest group of returnees.
12:24
12:24

Fuel Prices Increase in Buvuma After Pump Stations Suspend Services Buvuma District 3 2 Top story

The fuel stations at Kirongo landing site and Luwanda trading center suspended their services due to failure by trucks to supply fuel from the mainland resulting from the suspension of ferry services.
10:54
10:54

Controversy As Owino Market Leadership Asks Vendors to Pay Arrears Godfrey Kayongo 1 4

Some of the vendors boycotted the payment of the market dues in 2012 claiming that St. Balikuddembe Market Stalls, Space and Lock up Shops Owners Association-SSLOA led by their Chairperson, Godfrey Kayongo doesn’t remit the fees to Kampala City Council Authority-KCCA.
22:49
22:49

Fire Guts Nile Agro Factory Again UPDF 3 2

A huge cloud of smoke coupled with a sharp flame was visible from all corners of the Jinja Central Business district which attracted crowds to gather around the factory gate. The crowd was later dispersed by UPDF personnel who tasked them to vacate the premises immediately.
18:00
18:00

Works Ministry Hands over Katuna One-stop Border Post Office to URA 2 3

Benon Kajuna, the Director of Transport in the Works Ministry says that the construction work which started in 2007 was delayed a protest by the Rwandan government, challenging the site of the one-stop border post. According to Rwanda, Uganda was constructing the block in a wetland.
13:49
13:49

Lugbara Cultural Insititution Premier Cautions Subjects Against Selling Land in Arua City 1 2

Tuku said that according to the Lugbara culture, the land is not sold to make money for personal use because it belongs to family and community.
12:27
12:27

UNBS Starts Construction of Three Regional Testing Labs 2

According to Sylvia Kirabo the spokesperson of UNBS, the move is aimed at taking services closer to their clients, many of whom have been facing challenges to get their products certified.
11:39
11:39

Business Conditions Continue to Deteriorate - Stanbic Index stanbic pmi index 1

The Ugandan private sector moved towards stabilisation during June but business conditions continued to deteriorate during the month.
22:50
22:50

Accounting Officers Cautioned as Fraudsters Forge FIA’s E-mail to Fleece Public 3

Lazarus Mukasa, the Manager Operational Analysis at the authority says that fraudsters are presenting themselves as producers of essential commodities but disappear once availed with credit card information.
22:42
22:42

Time Is Ripe for Uganda to Make Final Investment Decision on Oil Resource-Mak Don 4 1

According to Dr. Hisali whereas Uganda seeks to wait for a perfect deal, which isn't forthcoming, it is wise for government to take the second best decision given the available market indicators.
16:14
16:14

Poor Community Access Roads Irk Masindi Residents expectant mothers 4

According to the residents, the roads have not been worked on for the last 20 years and as a result, most farmers are now struggling to access the markets.
12:48
12:48

Pictorial: Traffic Disrupted As Water Pipe Bursts on Yusuf Lule Road 28

Engineer Francis Bbaale from NWSC says the pipe bursts are mainly caused by too much water pressure which increases especially in the night when people are not using water
12:24
12:24

Water Pipe Bursts, Disrupts Traffic on Yusuf Lule Road 3 2

Pedestrians and motorists scampered to find alternative routes as water gushed massively from the damaged pipe.
09:41
09:41

Traders Count Losses as Thugs Break Into 17 Shops 1

David Ocira, the Amuru Sub County LC 3 Chairperson told URN that they suspect that the thugs used master keys to open the padlocks on the 17 shops. He disclosed traders in Tedi and Okungedi trading centers also suffered a similar fate sometime back and the suspects are yet to be apprehended.
07:26
07:26

No Money to Pay South Sudan Traders-Kasaija juba crisis 3 1

Appearing on Wednesday to explain about the delay of payment of the traders, Kasaija said Government did not have money to pay the traders because it had deferred several other payments due to lack of money in the COVID-10 crisis.
17:32
17:32

UCC Pursuing Policy to Regulate Online Businesses 2

Speaking during an online discussion organized by Uganda Nation Bureau of Standards-UNBS under the theme “Ensuring Quality of products and services in e-commerce, Henry Mugabi, the Assistant Technical Officer in Uganda Communications Commission, said the frame work will act as standard procedure for all other member states.
14:22
14:22

Serere Fish Farmers Counting Losses as Water Submerges Ponds 1 1

More than 30 fishponds built by government through Operation Wealth Creation, Youth Livelihood and other programs have been submerged in Kadungulu, Bugondo, Labor, Pingire and Kateta Sub Counties.
12:37
12:37

Pollution of Breeding Sites Worries Fishermen in Jinja factory 3 2

They argue that the uncontrolled levels of pollution have deterred several fish species from multiplying because their breeding areas are contaminated with unspecified amounts of acidic waste from factories. The fishermen pinned Nile Agro and Skyfirt Leather Industries for establishing an extension of 50 meters into Lake Victoria.
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