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19:19
19:19

New Tax on Internet to Trap VPN Users - Gov't 5

The Over the Top Tax of 200 Shillings a day was introduced in 2018 amid protests from the public and civil society, who argued that it was a violation of the right to information and would limit the growth of IT-based communication. The tax mainly targeted social media users who were accessing it through their mobile phones.
18:13
18:13

Njeru Residents Opt for Water Transport to Beat the Inter-District Travel Ban security 2 1

The residents, most of them casual labourers and market vendors say that security teams are demanding national and work identity cards, from every person who intends to cross the Nile bridge, yet many of them do not have documents and do not belong to the category of essential workers who are allowed to cross the district boundary.
14:38
14:38

Kitgum Municipality Signs UGX16.6B Contract For USMID Road Project 2 1

The 12- month contract valued at 16.6 Billion Shillings was signed on Thursday last week and witnessed by officials from the Ministry of Lands, Housing, and Urban Development.
11:34
11:34

Mixed Fortunes in New Income Tax Measures

In drafting the measures, the government had in mind the adverse effects of COVID- 19 on the economy, including the failure by the Uganda Revenue Authority to meet the collection targets for 2020/21.
11:23
11:23

Rwanda Finally Repatriates Body of Ugandan 1 2

According to records from Rwanda Correctional Service (RCS), a department that handles National Prison Services in the country, Tumukorereki was arrested while smuggling illicit drugs in Rwanda.
08:11
08:11

Roadside Vendors in Kitgum Municipality Evicted 5 1

Emmanuel Banya, Kitgum Municipal Council Town Clerk says the evicted vendors will be relocated to occupy a section of the lower taxi and bus terminal which is not fully operational.
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