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19:31
19:31

More Masqueraders Cited Among Clearing Agents 1 3

He cautioned that many masqueraders have made themselves too available and effective to the business community that it’s hard for the association to know who the real importers are, but hastened to add that clearing agents should only be those that are licensed by the Uganda Revenue Authority.
19:22
19:22

Kadaga Reveals how Gov’t Tried to Kill and Replace Sexual Offenses Bill 10th parliament 2 1

The Speaker of Parliament has commended Uganda Women Parliamentary Association (UWOPA) for braving the executive and moving with the gender-related bills that have been passed.
19:13
19:13

Reduced Funding to Agricultural Sector Worries Minister and Opposition 2 1

Parliament on Friday passed a 44.77 trillion Shillings National Budget under which allocations to the Agricultural sector were drastically cut from 1.3 trillion in the current financial year to 799 billion in the new one.
18:33
18:33

Parliament Approves UGX 44.7 Trillion Budget; Debt Servicing is Biggest Item 5 1 Top story

Government plans to collect 22.63 trillion Shillings with over 20.83 trillion coming from tax revenue in the coming financial year 2021/2022. This is to help finance the 44.77 trillion Shillings budget passed by parliament today, of which 38% is going for debt servicing.
17:49
17:49

Gov’t Entities Failed to Spend UGX 951Billion 1

Amos Lugoloobi, the chairman of the Budget Committee of Parliament said, in a report presented to Parliament today that the Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA, Uganda Police Force and Electoral Commission account for the agencies with the biggest unspent balances.
16:49
16:49

Parliament Okays Implementation of Parish Development Model 1 2

Uganda has 10,594 parishes and the Parish Development Model -PDM is a strategy for organizing and delivering public and private sector interventions for wealth creation and employment generation at the parish Ievel as the lowest economic planning unit.
16:44
16:44

Police Hunts Group Hurling Petrol Bombs on Vehicles in Kampala 1 2

The first incident was reported by one Shafic Mubiru, who was driving a vehicle registration number UAJ 320S. He was attacked along the railway crossing at Kireka Trading Centre by two juveniles who were moving on motorcycles amidst a traffic gridlock, on Thursday evening.
16:18
16:18

URSB Faults Law for Counterfeits on Ugandan Market 2 1

The debate comes on the backdrop of an operation by the URSB, accompanied by police officers in shops in Kiyembe Lane, Nakasero where a number of items branded Harvel were confiscated on Tuesday. The traders say that the operation against five shops confiscated all electronics including main switches, circuit breakers and changeovers manufactured by Harvel plastics in Dubai.
15:12
15:12

UNBS Takes Standards to Innovative University Students 5

According to UNBS, the uptake of standards among manufacturers is still wanting and now they want to ensure that the upcoming manufacturers are supported and empowered to know the importance of standards.
14:38
14:38

Woman Pins Husband for Kidnapping Daughter 3 1

On that day, Kwagala narrates that she left the girl in the house and ran to the shops but never found her home when she returned. Although she thought that she could have wandered in the neighbourhood, the child never returned and has never been found to this day.
12:47
12:47

Army, CID Conducting Separate Investigations in Murder of Journalist Kagolo 2

The five member UPDF investigations team constituted by First Division commander, Maj Gen Samuel Kawagga, is led by Lt Col Jane Mukasa. Others on the team include Maj Erick Musinguzi, Maj Albert Nomwesigwa, one Capt Charles and one Muidu.
12:46
12:46

Don’t Pay a Bribe to Get an Express Certificate of Good Conduct - Interpol Director 2 1

In a bid to reduce avenues of bribery, Interpol has resorted to registering all the first 100 individuals seeking Certificates of Good conduct who they attend to up to lunch time. From afternoon hours up to 6pm, Birungi says they attend to labour export companies which write prior booking for people they are taking abroad for employment.
11:22
11:22

Football Fraternity Excited as Museveni Honours Former Cranes Star Onyango President museveni 3 1

During a function held at the State House in Entebbe, Museveni and the Education and Sports Minister Janet Museveni honoured the former Cranes skipper and rewarded him with a Pajero Sport vehicle.
08:33
08:33

COVID Vaccination Ignores Truckers as EAC Explores Common Health Pass Ministry of Health 4

Byron Kinene, the chairperson of the Regional Lorry Drivers and Transport Association (RLDTA) says that while truckers were considered high risk groups in the early days of the pandemic, having recorded the highest number of positives, accessing vaccination services has been difficult.
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