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13:49
13:49

Bunyoro Royal Commission Extends Prime Minister’s term of Office 2 Top story

Byakutaga’s term expired in October last year and was extended to June 30, 2024. After the term expired, Babiito clan members, through the Okwir (Chief Prince) Fred Mugenyi Ruchunya, ordered Byakutaga to vacate office immediately.
12:28
12:28

Contractor Asks for 15 Months to Complete Kabalega International Airport SBC 3 1

Amos Muriisa, the Communications Manager at SBC, explained in an interview with Uganda Radio Network-URN that they are seeking for more fifteen months to allow for the completion of crucial remaining works, such as the construction of the control tower, installation of electricity, Installation of CCTV Cameras, fiber optic cables and other operations at the airport.
13:32
13:32

Handover of Kabalega International Airport Pushed to Next Year SBC 1

The contractor, a joint venture of Israeli-British firms, Shikun & Binui International-SBI/Colas Limited, had initially planned to officially hand over the airport to the government on December 26th.
15:28
15:28

Transporters Hike Fares Following Closure of Hoima-Kampala Road transport fares 1 1

Ham Mugisa, the Chairperson of the Management of Hoima Taxi/Bus Park, explained in an interview on Tuesday afternoon that due to the altered route, the fares have been revised to Shillings 25,000.
11:37
11:37

Property Owners Tasked to Embrace Payment of Taxes 1 5

Hoima city in collaboration with the United States Agency for International Development-USAID has embarked on conducting property valuation of all properties in the city and sensitizing property owners to embrace payments of taxes in order to boost appropriate service delivery.
07:08
07:08

IGG Concerned About Slow Works at Kabelega International Airport Ministry of works 1 2

During her visit to the airport today, Kamya was concerned about the delayed completion of the airport despite government injecting a lot of money into the project.
07:59
07:59

Handover of Kabalega International Airport Pushed to October completion 1 Top story

The contractor, a joint venture of Israeli-British firms, Shikun & Binui International-SBI/Colas Limited, had initially planned to hand over the airport to the government in June 2023. However, several factors have contributed to the delay.
15:20
15:20

Hoima Street Vendors, Authorities Feud Over Relocation Plan 2 1

Grace Mboneko, another vendor, opposes the decision by the city authorities to relocate them again, stating that it is not wise to keep relocating their businesses. She urges the authorities to relocate them to a permanent place instead of renting the area for a short period of time.
14:23
14:23

OPM Allocates UGX 500M to Revamp Abandoned Pipe Water System DRDIP 2 1

The 700 million Shillings water project was commissioned in December 2021 in Chongambe village, Nyakabing parish. However, a few months after its commissioning, the multi-million piped water system broke down, rendering it useless.
10:21
10:21

SBC Resumes Works At Hoima International Airport 2 3 Top story

The contractor for the airport construction works, a joint venture of Israeli-British firms, Shikun & Binui International-SBI/Colas limited halted the construction works at the airport a month ago following government’s failure to allocate them more 126 billion shillings to complete the remaining works.
10:21
10:21

Business Operators Protest Slow USMID Road Works in Hoima City 2 4

Peace Alinaitwe, one of the business operators dealing in garments at Persy Road, says the contractor is so slow and now that it has started raining the road is in bad condition.
19:59
19:59

Contractors Halt Works at Hoima Airport, Business Operators In Panic workers 6 2

Business operators near the Hoima International Airport are are in fear following the suspension of the construction works at the airport.
22:22
22:22

Construction Of Hoima International Airport Halted Over Lack Of Funds Funding 5 4

Byamukama says recently the contractor under unclear circumstances demanded for extra 126 billion shillings from the government to help them complete works of the airport yet government earlier allocated the contractor all the money it needed to construct the airport.
12:06
12:06

UGX 700M Water Project Lies Idle after Breaking Down residents 5 2

The piped water project in Chongambe village, Nyakabing parish, Buseruka sub county was commissioned in December 2021 broke down and isn't serving any purpose.
11:45
11:45

Hoima Central Market Vendors Protest Persistent Power Blackout sanitation 3 1

Ibrahim Mugisa, a member of the market governing body explains that they have on several occasions informed the council about the power and sewage problem but nothing has been done.
13:08
13:08

Suppliers for Bunyoro Oil Works Worried over EU Resolution on EACOP Local suppliers 4 1

According to the suppliers, already they had started reaping big by supplying the oil and gas sector and therefore suspending the East African crude Oil Pipeline -EACOP for a year will make them lose a lot. Some of the suppliers are offering transport, hotel, medical and food services to the oil companies.
14:59
14:59

UNBS Cautions Agro Processors on Quality Food Standards 4

Ronald Ahimbisibwe, the head of small and medium enterprises at UNBS explains that they have embarked on a campaign on ensuring that agro-processors meet the required standards so that they produce quality food which is suitable for human consumption.
07:39
07:39

Security Committee Lifts Ban on Metal Scrap Business in Hoima City 1

In July, the Hoima city security committee suspended the metal scrap business citing massive vandalism of government property.
15:17
15:17

Property Developers in Hoima, Fort Portal Decline to Giveway to USMID Project road construction 2 4

Mayor Fort Portal Asaba Ruyonga explains that the decision by the affected property owners not to cooperate with the municipality is a threat to the multi-billion infrastructural development,
18:54
18:54

Museveni Tasks Religious Leaders to Mobilise Citizens to embrace PDM 3 2

The call was part of his message during the groundbreaking ceremony and fundraising drive for the construction of St Mary's Women and Children Specialized Hospital at Bujumbura Cathedral, the headquarters of the Hoima Catholic Diocese.
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