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23:24
23:24

Uganda Airlines Downplays Impact of Kenya Airways-SA Airways Merger 3 2

Yogi Biriggwa the former CEO South African Airlines in Uganda, says Uganda Airlines needs a competent board of directors and staff. "Uganda Airlines must be operated like a business and people including crew members must be recruited on merit to attract passengers and make profits."
12:48
12:48

DPP Takes over Rajiv Ruparelia's Case File 1 3

Mabirizi has protested the move to take over the case, saying the DPP wants to ‘kill’ the case.
08:41
08:41

Entebbe Municipal Council to Register Kitooro Market Vendors Afresh 2 4

On Wednesday, municipal officials led by Frank Sekagiri, the Community Development Officer for Entebbe Municipality met the vendors and all agreed to register the vendors next week on Wednesday.
18:54
18:54

DPP Makes U-Turn, to Prosecute Pastor Bugingo over New Marriage 1 2

Bujjingo is accused of committing bigamy and contracting marriage by customary law with Susan Makula when already married to Teddy Naluswa under the Marriage Act. On the other hand, Makula is charged with contracting marriage with Bugingo well aware that he is legally married to another woman.
11:32
11:32

UAE Eases Restrictions on Transit Passengers from Uganda 1

In its latest update on COVID-19 testing requirements, the condition was waived for passengers to six of the seven emirate countries. Passengers now need to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test result certificate issued from an accredited laboratory within 48 hours to departure. Only those destined to Dubai are required to have a certificate issued within six hours to departure.
17:47
17:47

Motorists Start Paying Toll Fees for Entebbe Expressway 5 2 Top story

Works and Transport Minister Gen. Edward Katumba Wamala who launched the commencement of toll collections at Kajjansi said the collections will be used to maintain and repay a 350 million US Dollar loan that Uganda used to construct the expressway.
14:03
14:03

UAE Lifts Travel Ban On Uganda Amidst Tight Restictions 2 1

George Wangaya, the Managing Director of Awel Tours and Travel Agency, says that the ministry of health should tighten its grip on laboratories or test UAE-bound at the airport. The agency offers services namely air ticketing, tours & Safaris, consultancy services, car hire, hotel booking, and Visa arrangements for UAE.
14:40
14:40

Excitement over Archbishop Ssemogerere's Visit to His Home Parish of Mpala, Entebbe 3

Some of the residents have been celebrating since last Thursday when the Papal Nuncio to Uganda, Archbishop Luigi Bianco, made the announcement of Ssemwogerere's appointment. Ssemwogerere was born on June 30, 1956, along Kasenyi Road in Katabi Town Council.
16:26
16:26

NSSF Needs UGX 1 Trillion to Pay Mid-Term Access 5 2

Byaruhanga said that the latest figures show that 113,000 savers are eligible for midterm access, up from 93,000 three months ago.
18:17
18:17

KACITA to Punish Vendor for Selling Nsenene Aboard Uganda Airlines 4 1

He says Mubiru is expected to return on Sunday November 28 and that traders will decide on his fate next week during a meeting. Musoke explains further that KACITA has been negotiating with Uganda Airlines for affordable air ticket prices and cargo fares. "So acts like these hamper our efforts,"Musoke adds, "and this is not the first time we are hearing about unruly traders on board. So we must punish Mubiru to instill discipline among traders."
13:34
13:34

Conservationists Want Incentives for Rangers, Communities 2 5

The conservationists argue that giving tokens or incentives to communities living near protected areas will encourage them to alert rangers when wild animals leave their habitats and also ensure fellow community members do not kill the animals.
12:21
12:21

Kitooro Market Vendors Demand Reduction of Rent Charges 6 3

Entebbe Municipal Council expects to collect One Billion Shillings from the market in the 2021/2022 financial year.
13:18
13:18

US Embassy Backs Children's TV Show to Simplify Sciences, Empower Girls Covid-19 5 3

The show is designed to foster a culture of curiosity, discovery, and critical thinking while promoting girls’ empowerment and providing young people with accurate information about health, science, and environmental issues that affect their daily lives.
09:08
09:08

We Must Tighten Accountability for Gov't medicines, Supplies- Ggoobi nms 5 1

Ggoobi noted that it is unacceptable for NMS to continue delivering essential medicines and supplies to health centres, general, regional, and national referral hospitals without demanding accountability for previous deliveries.
19:59
19:59

Gov't to Start Tolling Kampala-Entebbe Expressway Next Year 4 1

The toll collections will be made by French firm Egis Operations SPA. Uganda National Roads Authority -UNRA has contracted the firm at a cost of shillings 122billion for maintenance and tolling operations for five years.
11:11
11:11

IGG Kamya to Handle Entebbe's Municipal Toilet Confusion 8 5

Local leaders reported the locked and blocked toilets that have been unusable for over a year now to the Inspector General of Government, yet the municipal council appropriates money for their renovation and routine maintenance.
09:16
09:16

Museveni Launches Mandatory Testing For In-Bound Passengers At Entebbe Airport 3 3

Museveni launched the exercise on Friday evening, saying it will be conducted by the government. He says the exercise will commence with immediate effect, saying the Entebbe international airport laboratories will used as government testing facilities for all incoming passengers through our airport.
16:00
16:00

Prison Officers Trained to Handle Extremist Inmates 5

Dr John Byabashaija, the Commissioner-General Uganda Prisons Services, says that the training is timely because it will prepare the personnel on how to handle violent extremist prisoners. The training is facilitated by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime-UNODC, with funding from the European Union, the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the UN Office on Counter-Terrorism.
21:29
21:29

Uganda Receives Over Ten Million Doses of Polio Vaccines 2 2

Dr. Yonas Tegegn Woldemariam, the WHO Representative in Uganda is convinced that Uganda will meet the target of ten million children within three days based on its past polio vaccination record. Tegegn however hopes that the exercise will not disrupt or be disrupted by the ongoing Covid-19 mass vaccination campaign.
19:22
19:22

Uganda Receives More 700,000 Sinovac COVID-19 Vaccines 3 1

The Chinese ambassador to Uganda, Zhang Lizhong handed the second batch of the Chinese vaccines to the National Medical Stores-NMS in Entebbe municipality on Tuesday. He said the donation brings to 1million, the number of Sinovac vaccines donated to Uganda.
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