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12:43
12:43

Can Recycling Save Victoria of Plastic Pollution? Pollution in Uganda 2

While some plastics have been collected by young people foraging the wetlands to have them recycled, a huge chunk remains uncollected. Can recycling end plastic pollution on Lake Victoria?
17:47
17:47

Why NUP Stayed Away From Besigye’s Front 5

However, although Rubongoya publicly professes no ill will with the Front, four people who know the goings on in NUP say that the real reason why the party will not join is their suspicion of FDC and Dr Kiiza Besigye personally.
11:36
11:36

Lira District, City Bicker Over Assets 5 1

The Ministry of Health had budgeted for the construction of three health facilities within the city. They include Ongica and Anyomorem Health Centre IIIs and Punuluru HCII in the Lira City West division.
07:02
07:02

Unvaccinated Staff, Visitors Denied Access to National Medical Stores 2 4

The directive takes immediate effect for staff, and start on October 18 for all other visitors. This implies that all NMS staff, who are over 350 in number, and visitors, who are usually bidders and suppliers of drugs and other pharmaceutical products must present proof of vaccination to be admitted at the NMS head offices in Entebbe.
15:09
15:09

Court Confirms Joel Ssenyonyi as the Rightly Elected Nakawa West MP 1 3 Top story

In his ruling, Muwata said even if Mukesh had proved any of the grounds, which he didn’t, such irregularities wouldn’t have affected the election in a substantial manner.
08:39
08:39

Conviction of Former Minister Kabafunzaki Draws Mixed Reactions in Rukiga County 8 3

Last week, Justice Margaret Tibulya of the Anti-Corruption Court found the former minister guilty of soliciting a bribe of 5 million Shillings in 2017.
06:44
06:44

KCCA Councilors Call for Audit of Private Garbage Collectors 4

According to the contracts, the companies are required to levy a monthly charge of shilling 30,000 for premium services (3 bags per week) and UGX3000 per month for bring-to-truck services. Concessionaires are also required to assess each client objectively depending on how much garbage they generate.
19:20
19:20

Oil Curse Or No Curse : Life Is Changing in Hoima and Buliisa Districts resource curse 1 Top story

While the discovery of oil and gas in the Albertine has raised fear of a likely resource curse , some residents in Hoima and Buliisa districts say they are witnessing some transformation even before oil comes out of the ground.
16:42
16:42

Acholi Leaders Want Large Parishes Allocated Additional Funds in New Program financial inclusion 1 3

Some leaders in Acholi have argued that before the disbursement, the government should consider allocating the funds based on the population size in a particular parish.
15:53
15:53

We Are Not Against Besigye’s New Front-NUP 1 1

David Lewis Rubongoya, the NUP Secretary-General said although they are not willing to join the Front, they nevertheless have no problem with it for as long as it’s pushing in the same direction of ending President Yoweri Museveni’s continued stay in power.
12:20
12:20

NRM Calls for Consensus Rather than Elections for Local Council Executives

In a letter seen by URN written to all NRM district election officers, the party Electoral Commission chairman Dr Tanga Odoi said voting should only be considered where consensus fails.
12:10
12:10

Museveni Pays Tribute to BMK, Mulwana Uganda 1 2

President Museveni said that it is so sad to see brothers and sisters agreeing to be torn apart by external influences in such a manner and after such a short time as to act against their own interest such as peace and wealth creation
18:13
18:13

Nansana Division Leaders Spend Night In Police Cell For Violating Curfew

Luke Oweyesigyire, the deputy spokesperson Kampala Metropolitan Police area, says police picked up the leaders for violating the Standard Operating Procedures instituted by the government to stop the spread of COVID-19.
15:24
15:24

Opposition Parties Accuse NRM of Hijacking Uganda’s Independence Day Celebrations 3

"When you go to hospitals and find mothers giving birth of floors, you can’t talk about independence; it means nothing to them. Young people are running away to become slaves elsewhere simply because they have no opportunity here." - NUP Spokesman, the Hon Joel Senyoni.
14:38
14:38

Controversy as KCCA Disburses UGX 99 million to "Volunteer" City Cleaners

According to the disbursement list, over Shillings 23.6 million has been sent to Makindye Division Community Cooperative Savings and Credit Society Limited, Shillings 11.56 million to Rubaga, Shillings 25.6 million to Kawempe, Shillings 14.69 million to Nakawa and Shillings 23.7 million to the Central Division Community Cooperative Savings and Credit Society Limited.
12:56
12:56

CP Closes Offices Citing Lack of Money 3

Alfred Kasozi, the Deputy Secretary-General of CP told Uganda Radio Network –URN that they have been struggling for several months until they decided to close their Kampala and regional offices for the meantime as they source for possible funders.
09:27
09:27

Education Committee Queries Gulu University, NFA Land Swap Deal 1 4

Philips Illukol Lokwang, the Napore West County MP in Karenga District wondered why the University is willing to swap 500 acres for only 70 acres instead of negotiating to have the entire 243 acres of the NFA land to carter for their future development projects.
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20:54

Family of Former Obote Minister Appeals For Help former minister 3 4 Top story

His son, Moses Bintu Imbethe, says that they have spent close to Shillings 200million to treat their father in the last three years after developing health complications that condemned him to a wheelchair.
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