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20:34
20:34

Vendors React to Musisi's Resignation village 1

On Monday, Musisi tendered in her resignation as KCCA ED, saying she will leave office in December this year. She cited several reasons for her decision, one of them being the lack of political will.
07:41
07:41

Government Hands Electro-Maxx 6-Year Power Deal district 1

The Acting Director of Energy Resources in the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development, James Banabe last week said they had rejected pressure from Electro-Maxx to add US 2 cents for capacity building.
20:48
20:48

URA Closes Door For Clearance of 15 Year Old Cars country 1

In a statement released on Monday, Kateshumbwa said only cars that had got URA customs clearance by Sunday will be allowed into the country.
15:17
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Women to Get 30 Percent Share of Public Procurement Budget country 2

Benson Turyame, the PPDA Executive Director, says women form a large percentage of the Ugandan population and ought to be involved in public procurement.
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Delayed Repair of MV 2 Kyoga Ferry Irks Travelers resident 1 1 Top story

Mark Ssali, the UNRA Spokesperson, says they are in the process of procuring some spares to fix the faulty ferry.
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Buvuma Gov't Employees Work Only Two Days A week resident 3 1 Top story

The Buvuma District LC V Chairperson, Alex Mabirizi, acknowledged the problem of absenteeism. He explained that the workers are expected to work full time but most of them report for work on Tuesday and leave by Thursday, which is affecting service delivery.
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Gov't Finalising Resettlement Plan for Bukasa Residents area 5 1

Bageya Waiswa, the Ministry of Works Permanent Secretary, says they have developed a Resettlement Action Plan-RAP, which is before the Chief government Valuer.
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Government Makes U-turn on Airtime Scratch Cards gobierno 4 1 Top story

The decision to lift the ban was reached in a meeting in the Conference hall of parliament involving the speaker, Rebecca Kadaga, telecom companies, members of parliament, the Information Communication and Technology-ICT Minister, Frank Tumwebaze and Uganda Communications Commission officials.
17:01
17:01

PSFU Wants Comprehensive Study on Mobile Money Tax people 2

Ogwal proposes a 0 tax on mobile money transactions, saying people have run away and should be convinced to comeback.
17:43
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Ministry Moves to Curb Illegal Mining in Buhweju area 2 1 Top story

John Asiimwe, the Buhweju LC V chairperson, says organizing those involved in mining will help harmonize mining activities in the area.
20:25
20:25

MPs to Government: Don't Rush Phasing Off Airtime Scratch Cards area 3

Tumwebaze says the electronic airtime will also improve revenue collection since URA can now tell how much airtime the telecom companies sell and also minimize the waste generated from the scratch card.
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Kiiza Calls for More Agriculture Funding uganda 1 Top story

She made the call while speaking at the ongoing Conference of United States Legislatures in Los Angeles Convention Centre, Los Angeles, California.
18:34
18:34

Uganda Orders Four Aircrafts For Revived Flag Carrier people 1 Top story

Ephraim Bagenda said Uganda Airlines will be providing the best passenger experience with the bombardier air crafts. He said Uganda is confident bombardier will help Uganda Airlines to flourish.
19:36
19:36

Cabinet Okays Reduction of Mobile Money Tax accusation 3

According to Information, Communication and Technology Minister, Frank Tumwebaze, Cabinet has directed the Finance, Planning and Economic Developments Minister to prepare the amendment bill in consultation with the Attorney General.
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Mobile Money Agents Close Shops Over Tax gobierno 3 1 Top story

Madina Nakitanda, the director of Husnah Enterprises Limited, says they were already grappling with various taxes before the transaction levy came in the picture. She asks government to scrap the mobile money tax and retain the old taxes including trading license fees, income tax and excise duty.
17:23
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Mobile Money Agents in Campaign to Beat New Tax gobierno 5 1 Top story

Godwin Kidima of Kidima Investments Liimited in Luweero says they have nothing to do but to use all possible ways to beat the taxes so as to stay in business. He says many people have already abandoned mobile money citing the exorbitant tax and resorted to traditional ways of sending money.
10:15
10:15

LC 3 Chairman Remanded for Flouting Quarantine resident

The trio was charged with three counts including inciting violence and negligence likely to spread an infectious disease. The suspects pleaded not guilty to the charged and applied for bail through their lawyers of Turinawe and Kamba Co advocates led by Hassan Kamba, which was denied by the magistrate.
10:37
10:37

Apac CFO, Finance Officer Interdicted Over UGX 800M investigation 1

Preliminary investigations implicate the two for paying over 800 million Shillings into the accounts of some individuals in the district without the authorisation of CAO.
08:13
08:13

Kigezi Leaders Demand Installation of Weigh Bridges road 5 1 Top story

Reuben Tumwebaze Byaruhanga, the Director Road Infrastructure Protection under Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA, admits that UNRA has also learnt that truck drivers heading to Rwanda, Burundi and DRC over load their trucks.
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New Palm Oil Cultivators Cautioned against Excitement gobierno 7 1

Deo Miiro Mpolampola, a farmer of Mwena Village B in Kalangala town Council says the promoters of the project exaggerated its benefits, creating misconceptions among the intending cultivators. According to Miiro, the Vegetable oil project has numerous challenges which the intending out-growers are not made to understand before embracing the project.
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