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07:18
07:18

Bukedea Farmers Fail to Run Milk Plant Dairy Farmers 1 1

John Stephen Okurut, the Chairperson of Kabarwa Dairy Plant, said the facility only worked between 2015 and 2018 after being established. He notes that trouble in the management of the facility started when the sub-county tendered it to Patrick Mwesigye in September 2018.
14:38
14:38

Uganda May Not Produce Oil Until 2025 – World Bank oil production 1 1

In its Economic Update report, the bank says “the sharp decline in world oil prices resulting from the COVID-19 crisis could delay oil sector investments in the medium term and oil production beyond 2025”
19:30
19:30

Lira Municipality Records Increase in Local Revenues lira town 2 1

The Project, funded by the World Bank has seen key infrastructural installations set up. Roads in the Central Business District have been tarmacked, with covered lined and open lined drains, paved pedestrian walkways, cycle lanes, solar street lights, and trash cans.
19:04
19:04

Diaspora Remittances Take Thousands of Children to School world remit 1

Uganda at WorldRemit Country Director, Ivan Kanyali, says that their platform is designed to ease the transfer of money through digital platforms. Kanyali says the study informs Uganda of the benefit accruing from money coming in from the diaspora and its contribution to the education of children in Uganda.
20:16
20:16

KCCA Waste Recycling Plant To Open In March world bank 2

The 3.77-billion-dollar plant is designed to recycle both plastic and organic waste especially from food stuffs from different divisions of Kampala.
14:52
14:52

Lira Municipal To Get Ugx 55B World Bank Funding For Infrastructure usmid program 3

Under the phase two of USMID project that shall run for five years, Lira Municipal is set to upgrade to tarmac some of the roads situated within the central business town.Some of the roads to be tarmacked includes, Olwol, Noteber, Obangakene, Oyam, Bala, and Aputi.
09:44
09:44

High Court Dismisses Application Against USMID Road Works lira municipality

Engola also wanted court to compel Lira Municipality to publicly display the artistic impression of Obote Avenue, which is being built under the project. The road stretches from Lira district headquarters main road and up to Soroti road.
12:02
12:02

Museveni Has Performed Well on Economic Growth-Ggoobi world bank 1 2

The study shows that Museveni, who has been in power since 1986, is ranked number 12 on the list of 46 leaders who have individually had a positive economic growth effect in their respective countries.
12:35
12:35

Lira Residents Protest Narrow USMID Roads lira town 2 1

Local residents of Lira town are protesting what they termed as sub-standard construction works on three different roads under the World Banks five-year Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development Project USMID.The roads being upgraded in this third phase of USMID within Lira Municipality includes Obote Avenue1.4 Kilometres, Kwania road0.8 kilometres and Soroti road0.5 kilometres.
18:01
18:01

CSO's Caution Against Gender-Based Violence Loan world bank 3 1

The loan is expected to increase participation in Gender-Based Violence prevention programs and increase utilization of multi-sectoral services for survivors of gender-based violence in targeted districts.
09:20
09:20

Zonal Land Office Improves Service Delivery in Rwenzori peter alinda 2 1

The offices at Kitumba, Fort Portal, were constructed in 2011 by the government with support from the World Bank. They serve the districts of Kabarole, Kyegegwa, Ntoroko, Bundibugyo, Kamwenge, Bunyangabu, Kyejonjo and Kasese.
11:26
11:26

Report: Ending Child Marriage Could Earn Uganda UGX10 Trillion early marriages 1 Top story

The World Bank says ending child marriage today could generate three billion dollars or 10 trillion shillings per year for Uganda by 2030, according to the 10th Uganda Economic Update released today. Titled Accelerating Ugandas Development: Educating Girls and Ending Child Marriage and Early Childbearing, the new Uganda Economic Update shows that notwithstanding a declining trend, one in three girls still marry before the age of 18, whether through formal or informal unions.
17:32
17:32

Bukalasa College, Lands Ministry Row Over Proposed Zonal Office world bank 4 2 Top story

A row has erupted between administrators of Bukalasa Lands office and Bukalasa Agricultural College over a two-acre-piece of land allocated for the proposed construction of the Ministry of Lands zonal offices.
14:04
14:04

KCCA Road and Infrastructure Budget Down by UGX 248B world bank 1

In the 2015/16 financial year, KCCA allocated Shillings 159.2bn to the works and road infrastructure improvement sector. Shillings 62.9bn came from the central government, Shillings 20bn from Uganda Road Fund, Shillings 72.1bn from external funding and Shillings 4.1bn from internal revenue.
16:52
16:52

Sub-Saharan Africa Economic Growth Rebounds to 2.6% in 2017 world bank

Four countries Uganda, South Africa, Nigeria, and Kenya, account for 48 percent of the public-private partnership infrastructure projects in the region in the past 25 years.
15:24
15:24

Nakaseke Tomato Processing Plant Closes world bank 5

Luttamaguzi Ssemakula, the Nakaseke South Member of Parliament, says government secured a grant from World Bank towards the establishment of the plant but they are surprised that it is out of production.
15:43
15:43

World Bank: Uganda's Financial Inclusion Increases, Credit Stagnates bank of uganda 3

In its Uganda Economic Update report, the World Bank says presently approximately eight million Ugandan adults have access to an account at a financial institution with these accounts allowing them to conduct a range of transactions.
17:26
17:26

KCCA Installs Traffic Lights At Fairway Junction world bank 1

Constructed by China Railway Seventh Group Company Ltd to ease traffic congestion along Yusuf Lule Road during peak hours, the junction was unsupported by traffic lights and road marks. The junction has, however, been a spot of confusion for motorists for months since September 2016, with drivers clueless on which lanes to use.
10:47
10:47

Soroti Municipality Stuck With Compost Manure nema 1

Samuel Eyonu, the Western Division LC III Chairperson, faults the municipality for failing to sensitize residents about the manure, saying farmers are ignorant about it.
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Fort Portal Municipality Feels Pinch of Losing Out on USMID Project road infrastructure 1

Paul Omoko, the Town Clerk Fort Portal Municipality has promised to rectify the mistakes to enable them access USMID funds in the next financial year.
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