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20:28
20:28

EC Seeks Ugx 7 Billion for Polls in New Districts 1

The districts are Namisindwa to be carved out of Manafwa, Pakwach from Nebbi, Butebo from Pallisa, Rukiga from Kabale, Kyotera from Rakai and Bunyangabu from Kabarole District. They are part of 21 new districts created in the run up to the 2016 general election whose operationalization however was phased due to financial constraints.
20:07
20:07

KCCA FC Retain Premier League Title lweza fc 1 1

KCCA FC side netted two second half penalties to beat Lweza FC 2-0 this evening as they retained the Azam Uganda Premier League title.
19:53
19:53

Govt Retables Bill to Clip Lord Mayor's Powers lord mayor kcca 1

The changes, according to proponents, are aimed at breaking a long standing impasse, bickering and a power struggle between the Erias Lukwago, the Lord Mayor and political head of the authority and Jennifer Musisi Semakula, the Executive Director and technical head of the authority.
19:08
19:08

Govt Did Not Capitalize Crane Bank - BOU justine bagyenda 1 3

Justine Bagyenda, the Central Bank Executive Director in charge of supervision told parliaments finance committee today that contrary to media reports, government did not capitalize Crane Bank. She faults the media for misrepresenting issuance of treasury bonds as capitalization of the Bank.
18:27
18:27

Former Minister Bumba: “I didn't Know I was Signing a Tax Waiver ministry of energy 3

In her testimony before the Committee, Bbumba said she endorsed the agreements without reading through because she didnt have expert knowledge on the Production Sharing Agreements.
16:56
16:56

Sugar: Manufacturers Warn of Higher Prices 1

Wilber Mubiru, the Secretary of Uganda Sugar Manufacturers Association, says the industry is experiencing scarcity of mature sugar canes that has affected sugar production.
16:55
16:55

Appointments Committee Tasks Kayihura on Brutality kale kayihura 3 1 Top story

MPs approved Kayihuras new term together with that of his deputy Okoth Ochola with recommendations that they urgently addresses issues of torture, unlawful detention of suspects and freedom of assembly in the coming years. The approval gives him the mandate until 2020.
16:25
16:25

Police Shooting Range Facilities Underutilized uganda police force 2 1

Police spokesperson, Asan Kasingye, says police personnel can only access the shooting ranges in groups with authorisation from the responsible officers.
15:52
15:52

Kawooya Elected Vice-Chair Women Caucus of Pan African Parliament hanifa kawooya 1 1

Kawooya becomes the second Ugandan legislator to hold a position of leadership in the Pan African Parliament-PAP after the Jacqueline Amongin, who is the incumbent Chairperson of the Committee on Rural Economy, Agriculture and Natural Resources.
14:58
14:58

EC Petitions Speaker over Salary Enhancement elections in uganda 2

According to Byamukama, the salaries of EC staff havent increased for over a decade, which has forced several talented people to quit and look for better paying jobs.
12:59
12:59

Sub-Saharan Africa Growth Expected to Improve to 2.6% In 2017 1

According to its latest Regional Economic Outlook, Restarting the Growth Engine, growth in sub-Saharan Africa as a whole fell to 1.4 percent in 2016its lowest level in two decadesand is projected to record a modest recovery of 2.6 percent in 2017, although a number of countries, especially in Eastern and Western Africa, continue to grow robustly.
11:23
11:23

NIRA Delays Distribution of Registration Forms in Schools 3

So far, forms have been dispatched to schools in the Karamoja, Acholi, Lango and West Nile regions of the country. However, schools in Kampala district did not get the enrollment forms from NIRA prior to the closure of the school term last week.
10:54
10:54

KCCA FC All Out For 12th League Title mike mutebi 1 Top story

Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA Football Club will be all out to win their 12th Premier League title this afternoon at the Philip Omondi Stadium.
07:18
07:18

Middlemen, Retailers Overcharging Food Consumers food prices 1

David Kitanda, a Grain miller at Machitope Milling concern in Kisenyi, says there is a lot of speculation between the farm gate price and the mill gate, a factor that is pushing the price of maize flour skywards. According to Kitanda, one cannot be sure on the stability of the price of a kilo of maize, citing how the prices went up by a difference of 50 Shillings between Sunday and Monday.
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