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15:39
15:39

Kazinga Channel Ferry Services Temporarily Suspended, Again 1 1

UNRA started providing ferry services across the channel in June this year, following the temporary closure of the Kazinga Channel Bridge along the Kasese-Katunguru-Ishaka road for emergency rehabilitation works. But the ferry has since been having technical faults.
19:50
19:50

Kasese CAO Halts Supply and Distribution of Coffee Seedlings 1 5

Last week, the Kasese field coordinator Moses Alinda was picked up by police for statement recording after he was accused of asking money from nursery bed operators before inspecting their beds
15:02
15:02

Kasese UCDA Field Coordinator In Trouble For Alleged Extortion 5 2

Under a common agreement, UCDA supports nursery bed operators with extension services and in turn, buys the seedlings. The operators allege that they have been paying non-receipted Shillings 30,000 whenever their gardens had to be inspected for prospective supply or need to renew operation certificates.
11:17
11:17

UNRA Announces Temporary Suspension of Kazinga Ferry Services 2 4 Top story

UNRA spokesperson, Allan Ssempebwa, says that ferry services will be suspended on Thursday and Friday this week to allow the routine repair and maintenance services.
18:51
18:51

UGX 3.9Bn Project Launched to Support Youth in Agriculture 4 2

The project funded by GOAL International with support from the Master Card Foundation will support 300,000 beneficiaries in 18 districts. The target groups include young women and men, refugees and youth with disabilities.
14:06
14:06

Over 120 Traders Petition Kasese Municipal Authorities on Market Relocation Appeals Committee 1

Some of the vendors and traders have raised complaints of double allocation of space, mismatches between names and allocated stall numbers, and missing names among others. They are also accusing some leaders of manipulating the process.
11:51
11:51

Relocation of Vendors to Kasese Central Market Starts 1 4

The new Market will accommodate over 800 vendors and has 467 stalls and 311 lockup shops.
17:10
17:10

Opening of Kasese Central Market Delayed COVID-19 Pandemic 1 2

The Kasese Municipal town clerk Isaiah Twesigye says that the relocation exercise has been suspended since the country is still in lockdown.
17:38
17:38

Business Slow in Kasese As Muslims Celebrate Eid al Adha 1 1

The traders say the day has lost the usual pomp with relatively low customers due to the covid-19 lockdown.
06:55
06:55

9686 Registered in Kasese to Receive Covid-19 Relief Cash 1 4

The updated list was submitted on Friday after the office of the municipal town clerk received numerous complaints from people who were not registered because they lacked phone numbers.
07:55
07:55

Lockdown Hits Kasese Salt Business Katwe Salt Mining 1 3 Top story

Catherine Mbahimba, the principal town Clerk Katwe Kabatooro town council, says the delivery of services in the town council is likely to be affected because of low revenue collections. She says they were collecting fees from each motorcycle and vehicle transporting salt, which has reduced due to the inter-district travel restrictions.
19:14
19:14

Car Plunges Into Kazinga Channel 2 2 Top story

Moses Alinaitwe, one of the workers at Kazinga channel, said the driver failed to control the car at the signal of the ferry controllers.
08:50
08:50

Cocoa Farmers, Experts Demand Establishment of Independent Authority 2 5 Top story

Emmanuel Lubega, the Uganda-South Sudan national coordinator at the East African Business Council-EABC, says such a body like a case is for cotton and coffee would ensure farmer’s produce in line with the set standards.
07:42
07:42

Kasese Remote Communities To Be Connected To Solar Power Starting Next Month 5 2

D’ujanga told URN that the ministry is to invest more resources and work with private sector partners to support strategies aimed at increasing access to clean energy in rural and peri-urban areas.
12:28
12:28

Opening of Kasese Central Market Pushed to Next Month 1 1

The 16 Billion Shillings Market was supposed to be opened to traders last month after being commissioned by President Museveni in December.
12:53
12:53

FPU Warns Unlicensed Fishermen on Lake George, Edward operating licenses 4 2

Lt. Musa Mugogo, the commandant on the Fisheries Protection Unit in charge of the two lakes, says they are aware of the increasing number of people operating illegally on the lake.
13:49
13:49

Fire Guts Carpentry Workshops in Kasese 2 4

Bernard Kazoora, the LCI Chairperson said that the fire gutted the business premises in the wee hours of Thursday morning and spread out to the entire workshops.
15:26
15:26

Kasese Farmers Turn to Apple Growing 5 2

The chairperson Kasese Apple Growers Organization-KAGO John Kamadi says they have ventured in the plant to diversify their household incomes.
12:16
12:16

Kasese Fish Traders Ask Government To Open Border, Markets For Business 2 5

Haruna Daud, a fish trader says his business capital has gone down from over Shillings 10 million to Shillings 2milion since the suspension of the operations of Mpondwe market.
11:49
11:49

Fishermen Warned Against Use of Pancakes to Catch Fish 1 4

FPU commander Lt. Col. Dick Kirya Kaija says the oils affect the digestive system of the fish and are not recommended to be fed on aquatic life.
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