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11:59
11:59

Cross Border Truck Drivers Banned from Stopovers in Kitgum President Museveni 1 1

The resolution made during a weekly task-force meeting on Friday aims at curbing truck drivers from neighbouring East African countries from spreading the virus.
15:42
15:42

Salt Prices Shoot Up in Acholi, Teso Sub region President Museveni 2 1

In many shops URN visited in Gulu, Agago and Kitgum districts, price of Habari table salt imported from Kenya sold in 500 grams’ packet had increased to Shillings 2,000 and 2,500 from 800 shillings. Salt packaged in 200 grams is now being sold at 1,500 shillings from 400 shillings.
15:14
15:14

Cassava Is A Strategic Crop- Museveni President Museveni 4 1 Top story

Speaking at the launch of a mass cassava growing project in Acholibur sub county in Pader district on Saturday, Museveni said cassava is a great source of food and contributes to the food security of households.
14:46
14:46

Dispute with Kenya Hits Uganda’s Export Earnings – Finance President Museveni 1

According to the Ministry of Finance performance of the economy January 2020 report, Uganda exported merchandise worth USD 86.94 million (319 billion Shillings) to the region in December 2019 and imported merchandise worth USD 106.71 million (391 billion Shillings). This translates into a deficit of USD 19.77 million (72 billion Shillings).
15:44
15:44

Otuke District Yet to Get Stock Farm President Museveni 2

In 2009, President Museveni while in Otuke district pledged to establish the stock farm in the area to be used as the livestock multiplication centre to boost government restocking program in the region. President Museveni subsequently directed the State House controller to deliver some 200 heifers on the land but the proposal soon stalled in 2013 due to land dispute when some local residents mainly from the clan of Atek-Okwerowee rejected it.
08:35
08:35

Museveni Delivers on Some of His Pledges in Lango President Museveni 1

Some of the notable pledges that were delivered by Museveni on Friday this week include Shillings 52 million that he promised to The Pentecostal Assemblies of God-PAG Lira, a breakaway faction from the Pentecostal Assemblies of God Mission, Uganda.
15:52
15:52

Gov’t Starts Compensating Pader District Residents UNRA 2 1

Under first section that covered Rwekunye, Akokoro, Ibuje up to Apac town, some 395 residents were evaluated but only 320 have so far been paid in full their compensation. Without divulging the total amount spent on this, Mark Ssali, the UNRA Communication Officer told the residents are being paid compensation as per the market value of [property affected and in line with the recommendation of the government chief valuer.
11:14
11:14

Gov't to Compensate Hoima Tobacco Farmers Tobacco Companies 2

The farmers have since August 2018 been demanding over two billion shillings from mainly three tobacco companies NIMATIBACK, Continental tobacco and Tropical Leaf company.
18:15
18:15

Members Demand Leadership Change in Lango Cooperative Union President Museveni 2

Lango cooperation Union is among the 22 cooperatives selected by the government to benefit from the shillings 162 billion compensation for the property lost during various insurgencies.
16:00
16:00

Clan Leaders Welcome Museveni's Mediation in Lango Cultural Dispute President Museveni 1 1

In May, 2019, during wealth creation mobilization in Lango Sub region, President Museveni announced he would intervene in the cultural conflict.
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16:48

Allocation of Maruzi Ranch to Investor Splits Lango Leaders President Museveni 1

Museveni’s endorsement stemmed from series of consultations with Lango Parliamentary Group, Parliament committee on agriculture, animal industry and fisheries, and Lands Ministry among others. In his recommendations, President Museveni argued that such a huge project can only be best done on government land.
15:37
15:37

Museveni Faults Leaders Over Biting Poverty in Karamoja State House 2 1 Top story

He reiterated government's commitment to establish big water dams to address drought and water scarcity in the region.
17:53
17:53

Museveni: Rich Corrupt Officials Are Not Happy President Museveni 3 1

Museveni said he appointed a team of the anti-corruption unit in State House to supplement what the current IGG was doing but also to watch over the latter since it had been infiltrated by the corrupt.
12:18
12:18

MPs Asks Museveni To Finance First Lango Stakeholder's Conference Parliament 2

In his March 27th letter to the President, Okot explains that they will use the conference to deliberate on development matters, brief various stakeholders and update them on government programs and how much government has delivered to the region since the 2016 general elections.
12:35
12:35

President Museveni Directs Establishment of Industrial Parks in Oyam, Nwoya Oyam District 4 1 Top story

The Land, Housing and Urban Development Minister, Betty Amongi, says they have written instructions from the president to expedite the acquisition of land for the proposed industrial parks.
12:15
12:15

Museveni Directs Attorney General to Expedite Validation of Lango Claimants President Museveni 1 Top story

According to court records, the claimants are demanding more than 1.3 cows valued at Shillings 900,000 each and about 850,000 goats valued at Shillings 150,000 each.
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