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09:31
09:31

Police Struggles to Remove Fuel Truck at the New Bridge area 4 5

Raymond Musasizi, a rider says that since the accident occurred during rush hours, it led to abnormally heavy traffic congestion along the old bridge.
12:19
12:19

Agriculture Ministry Intensifies Research on Hass Avocado Mayuge 1 2

Hass Avocado is a variety said to be incredibly nutritious and containing potassium, heart-healthy acids as well as fibre. The variety with a dark green coloured rough surface matures after two years and a single mature tree can produce more than 500kg fruits under good agronomic management practices.
15:21
15:21

Local Governments Directed to Repair All Non Functional Boreholes people 1 1

According to the circular dated March 31, the Water Ministry’s Permanent Secretary Alfred Okot Okidi advised all Chief Administrative Officers, to let all planned activities within the water department and focus on ensuring that the population in their respective areas access clean water.
11:04
11:04

Nansana Municipality Crisis: Ministry Institutes Investigations, Reopens Offices security 7 1 Top story

Jackie Kiiza Kemigisha, the Principal Urban Officer in the Local Government Ministry, said the meeting came up with four resolutions and resolved to implement them with immediate effect in the interest of better service delivery in the municipality.
10:40
10:40

Kiira RPC Directed to Enforce Court Order And Evict Madhvani Jinja

On Thursday, the Jinja High Court Deputy registrar Fred Waninda issued a restraint order barring Madhvani from blocking the access road leading to ASM Mineral factory.
12:10
12:10

Marks Fraud: Dismissed Makerere Students Fight to Return meeting 1 Top story

They were dismissed from Makerere University in 2018 August and December respectively for allegedly procuring the alteration of their marks.
19:13
19:13

Government Sponsorships Favour Male Students –Mak Professors education 2 6 Top story

They argue that that the affirmative action policy which awarded 1.5 bonus points to girls qualifying to enter public universities, remains insufficient to address equity issues, especially in science-related courses. As a result, they say, the current government merit scholarship for students in higher education is heavily bent in favour of male students.
13:33
13:33

Fire Guts Juma Alhamil Boys Dormitory education 1 3

The fire which began at 10:00 pm on Tuesday destroyed the dormitory block housing over 150 boys of Primary five and six. Several suitcases, books and mattresses were all burnt to ash.
16:51
16:51

Researcher Roots for Private Public Partnership to Access Quality Education Uganda 1 3

However Mwesigye says the using the case of Promotion of Equality in African Schools –PEAS intervention model, the PPP arrangement under the USE programme has proved to work better than public schools.
11:33
11:33

Gov't Using Pentecostalism, Gambling To Address Youth Challenges –Researchers Makerere University 1 1

Researchers have criticized president Museveni government for hiding under Pentecostalism, gambling and leisure as a quick way to escape its responsibility of providing for the population and largely to the youth.
15:54
15:54

Parents Exposing Children to Pornography – Report administrator 2 2

The most startling was the confession that parents had equally exposed their children to pornography, while actions by some parents had initiated their offspring’s into sexual activity. Students said they accidentally found their parents having sex or their neighbours having sex. These concerns were particularly raised by Day Scholars.
20:20
20:20

DPP Seeks UGX 10bn for Recruitment, Security service 2 1 Top story

According to the draft budget, the DPP seeks Shillings 250 million for CCTV cameras, biometric access system, scanners and detectors and Shillings 1.26 billion, 7 double cabin pickups for State Attorneys on high risk assignments and 3 Station wagons of Shillings 900 million.
12:46
12:46

KCCA Issues Directive on Public Toilets in Arcades city 3 1

The KCCA Spokesperson, Peter Kaujju told Uganda Radio Network that several meetings have been held with arcade owners reminding them to avail free toilets to traders who rent their buildings.
10:02
10:02

BOU Didn't Blow UGX 478B in Crane Bank Take Over-Mutebile uganda 1 1 Top story

First, the BOU did not take Shs 478 billion from an undisclosed account. The BOU provided a loan to Crane Bank and this money came from the BOUs own resources. The BOU is a Central Bank and like any other Central Bank it can create financial assets and liabilities. In this case the BOU created a financial asset the loan to Crane Bank which was matched by an equivalent liability an increase in the money supply.
17:50
17:50

Mufti Turned Away from Makindye Military Barracks accusation 1

Prior to visiting Makindye Police barracks, the Mufti consulted Lt. Gen. Gutti who gave green light to the visit. Armed with the authorisation notice, the Mufti and his delegation stormed Makindye Military barracks this morning but were turned away without any explanation.
14:18
14:18

Gov't Finalising Resettlement Plan for Bukasa Residents area 5 1

Bageya Waiswa, the Ministry of Works Permanent Secretary, says they have developed a Resettlement Action Plan-RAP, which is before the Chief government Valuer.
18:44
18:44

Opposition MPs Denied Access to MP Kyagulanyi journalist 2 1

Betty Aol Ochan, the leader of opposition says they will mobilize MPs not to attend plenary as long as the state of their colleagues are unknown.
07:51
07:51

Health Workers Absenteeism Drops to 11.9 Percent district 4 1 Top story

Dr. Vicent Oketcho, the Chief of Party of IntraHealth International - Uganda, discloses that in some districts such as Iganga, local leaders went further to use the attendance records to make administrative decisions including payment of salaries based on the number of days worked.
20:25
20:25

MPs to Government: Don't Rush Phasing Off Airtime Scratch Cards area 3

Tumwebaze says the electronic airtime will also improve revenue collection since URA can now tell how much airtime the telecom companies sell and also minimize the waste generated from the scratch card.
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