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May 2022 8 results
19:42
19:42

Experts, Gov't Differ on Price Control Policies 8

EPRC's Dr. Kasirye says that if the government was to give subsidies and the prices to the consumers came down, the estimated 400-billion-shilling subsidy would instead benefit the richer people instead who would increase their consumption of goods like fuel.
19:27
19:27

Tight Security For Teams During CECAFA Senior Women's Championship - Kiyingi Crested Cranes 1 3

Uganda will host this year’s CECAFA Women’s Championship that will take place at FUFA Technical Center in Njeru between June 1-11th, 2022.
18:27
18:27

Voters Ignorant about Upcoming Women Council Elections 4

Catherine Akello from Kyebando, a Kampala city suburb wondered what the women councils are and the mandate of the women council committees. She admits to having heard about the women councils in passing but added that she has never felt their relevance in the community.
16:33
16:33

PAC Queries Excess Gratuity Sent to Regional Referral Hospitals audit report 1 3

Muwanga, in his report to Parliament, cited Lira Regional Referral Hospital where 5.97 billion Shillings was spent on salaries, pension, and gratuity out of the total receipts of 7.48 billion shillings resulting in an unabsorbed balance of 1.5 billion shillings.
16:08
16:08

Road Crashes Kill 7,822 Ugandans in Two Years, Twice those who Died of Covid-19 1

The 7,822 people killed on roads in two years of Uganda’s lockdown show the deaths are twice the 3,596 Covid-19 toll. Niwabiine and Mugisha say during the lockdowns, there were very few cars and motorcycles on roads, something that tempted people to speed thus making every crash very lethal.
10:49
10:49

Bribery Mars Passport Application Process 1 3

“I paid Shillings 600,000 on top of the 250,000 that I had paid because I was desperate. I needed to travel urgently and was told booklets were running out. I had no option. I would rather pay the money than miss the conference I was going to attend," she said.
08:00
08:00

Doctors Demand Financial Literacy Lessons for Scientists Appointed to Accounting Positions Makerere University 4

Dr. Samuel Oledo, the President of Uganda Medical Association (UMA) told URN in an interview that scientists don't get any financial literacy training, which makes it challenging for them to follow through and make proper accountability when assigned such roles.
07:43
07:43

Accountants Push for Total Elimination of Non-Professional Accountants from Gov't Agencies 4

According to the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda, since the Accountants Act of 2013 took effect, at least five accountants who are members of the professional body, have been delicensed after being implicated in unprofessional practices.
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