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14:58
14:58

Lake Albert Fishermen Hit-Hard by Skyrocketing Fuel Prices Rising fuel prices 4 1

A Litre of petrol at most of the landing sites is up from sh4,000 to between 5,000 and 6,000 shillings.
13:44
13:44

EACOP PAPs in Bunyoro Protest Delayed Compensation Government 6

Since 2018, the government has not compensated the project-affected persons yet they stopped using their land. The Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) had also promised to start compensation in December 2020 or early January 2021.
13:00
13:00

Bunyoro Farmers Decry Low Prices of Livestock livestock farmers 1 3

Sam Ntambara, a farmer in Buseruka Sub County says a cow that initially cost 1.5 Million Shillings is now sold at 800,000- 700,000 Shillings respectively.
13:22
13:22

Ugandan Fishermen Flee to DRC as FPU Intensifies Operations on Lake Albert Fishing 1 4 Top story

Those fleeing are from the landing sites of Butiaba, Wanseko, Bugoigo andKabolwa in Buliisa, Kijangi, Kaiso, Rwentale, Runga and Mbegu in Hoima, Nkondo, Sebigoro, Kyehoro, Bugoma and Kyekapere in Kikuube, Ndaiga and Kitebere in Kagadi.
07:37
07:37

Sigh of Relief as Bunyoro Livestock Farmers Access Markets livelihood 1 5

In June this year, while announcing the second nationwide lockdown, President Yoweri Museveni closed livestock markets across the country as part of the measures to contain the second wave of the pandemic.
09:34
09:34

Fishermen Decry Low Catch on Lake Albert low fish catch 1

Gilbert Wanadi, dealing in fish business at Kyehoro landing site in Kikuube district, says for months now fish has been a major problem for fishmongers and consumers, leading to the high price of fish in the area.
14:44
14:44

Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Approves UGX15.8Bn Budget 1 1

According to the estimates, the Ministry of Investments was allocated the lion’s share of 3.973 Billion Shillings. Robert Owagonza, the Kingdom Prime Minister says that the money will be used to start a Television and radio station to streamline communication and earn an income to the kingdom.
09:30
09:30

New Partnership to Boost Farmers Capacity to Supply Oil and Gas Sector 2 5

This will form part of the partnership between the business incubator and an agricultural firm Pure Grow Africa, to improve the standards and quality of foodstuff supplied to oil companies. The move will also see farmers in the region get registered on the National supply database and also have timely information on what is required.
12:57
12:57

Fish Prices Escalate in Bunyoro Sub Region markets 1 5

Edward Kamukumba, the Chairperson Hoima Central Market attributes the increase in fish prices to the massive crackdown on the use of illegal fishing gear on the lake Albert waters.
10:36
10:36

Gulu University Injects UGX 200 Million to Refurbish Hoima Satellite Campus 1 2

The facelift is expected to be implemented in the 2021/2021 Financial Year, according to Associate Professor David Okello Owiny, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University who is leading the University’s Management team in a field visit to the site.
13:57
13:57

SPCs Protest Delayed Payment in Hoima Allowances 1

According to the aggrieved SPCs, each was meant to be paid shillings 80,000 as allowance and Sh20,000 for transport.
11:58
11:58

Bunyoro Livestock Farmers Irked by Low Prices market 4 1

Fred Tumwine, a farmer in Buseruka Sub County Hoima district says a cow that would cost 2 Million Shillings in the past now goes shillings 1.2 million.
11:25
11:25

Renewable Energy Dealers Ask Gov’t to Curb Down Counterfeit Products clean energy 2

Under their umbrella Mid Albertine Sustainable Energy Network-MASEN, the dealers claim fake energy products have led to unfair competition among the genuine companies hence affecting their marketability.
13:34
13:34

Hoima City Earmarks UGX 4.5Bn to Construct Modern Abattoir meat 1 4

The development comes after butchers and meat consumers in the City severally condemned the current abattoir situated in Kiryatete cell Hoima East division that is in appalling state.
13:05
13:05

Hoima City Civil Servants Miss Pay Salaries 1

Geoffrey Bwagi Bamanyisa, the City Town Clerk attributed the delays to integrate the details of the civil servants in the new automated payment system.
12:57
12:57

Hoima City Need UGX 100 Million to Fix Vandalized Street Lights Batteries 2 1

Thee Vandalized street lights are situated on government, Rukurato, Main street and Bunyoro Kitara roads that were constructed under the Uganda support to Municipal Infrastructure Development-USMID-Project.
15:36
15:36

Hoima Airport Construction Boosts Local Business residents 1 5 Top story

Hoima International Airport will be the second international airport in Uganda after Entebbe upon completion. It is an important infrastructure for the oil sector in Uganda, expected to facilitate the construction of the national oil refinery in Hoima and the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) that will connect to Tanga in Tanzania. It sits on six square miles of land.
12:41
12:41

Farmers Plead With Gov't to Reopen Livestock Markets Animals 4 1

James Akandwanaho, a herdsman in Bugoigo in Buliisa district, says this is the most difficult time he has ever experienced in his lifetime.
06:49
06:49

Gov't Undertakes Systematic Land Demarcation in Bunyoro Kingdom Government 2 3

The first land which is located on block 21 plot 106 in Rwengabi village in Kabowoya sub-county, Kikuube district, formally the traditional hunting ground of the Omukama measures 20.5 square miles.
17:06
17:06

Minister Unhappy over Slow Pace of Road Works in Albertine Region Ministry of Lands 1 2

During an Impromptu inspection of the roads on Friday, Kamya was shocked to learn that only 20% of the road works had been executed by the contractor.
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