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13:34
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Conservationists Want Incentives for Rangers, Communities 2 5

The conservationists argue that giving tokens or incentives to communities living near protected areas will encourage them to alert rangers when wild animals leave their habitats and also ensure fellow community members do not kill the animals.
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Vets to Man Animal Drug Shops to Curb Resistance MAAIF 5

Ssentumbwe says the ministry will liaise with police to ensure professionals are manning the drugshops and also prescribing animal drugs across the country, not just in Kampala where operations have been carried out so far this year.
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Kitooro Market Vendors Demand Reduction of Rent Charges 6 3

Entebbe Municipal Council expects to collect One Billion Shillings from the market in the 2021/2022 financial year.
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New Entebbe-Kalangala Ferry Ready-National Oil Company 3 1 Top story

Sadala Musoke, the Chief Executive Officer NODL, says the new ferry dubbed MV NODL will complement MV Kalangala to meet the increasing demand due to the growth in passenger numbers over the years particularly during the festive season.
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Scientists Commit To Do More Research, Attend Fewer Workshops EU 5 1

Kikaire says the main objective of the third round of EACCR is now to see scientists do research in the five focus areas, encourage junior scientists to spearhead these research projects, and most importantly close the gender gap by giving at least half of the scholarships for short courses, masters degrees to females.
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US Embassy Backs Children's TV Show to Simplify Sciences, Empower Girls Covid-19 5 3

The show is designed to foster a culture of curiosity, discovery, and critical thinking while promoting girls’ empowerment and providing young people with accurate information about health, science, and environmental issues that affect their daily lives.
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We Prefer Donations in Kind to Cash -Minister Tumwebaze MAAIF 5 4

Tumwebaze says cash donations are tempting and also items to be procured could take longer because of the procedures that must be taken such as domestic and international bidding among others.
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New Wildlife Prosecution Guidelines Will Secure More Convictions-DPP 5 4

Charles Elem-Ogwal, the Deputy DPP in charge of Prosecutions, says the guidelines are timely because wildlife crimes are rampant and the guidelines will be key in securing convictions.
09:08
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We Must Tighten Accountability for Gov't medicines, Supplies- Ggoobi nms 5 1

Ggoobi noted that it is unacceptable for NMS to continue delivering essential medicines and supplies to health centres, general, regional, and national referral hospitals without demanding accountability for previous deliveries.
09:02
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Army to Tarmac Roads to Entebbe Children's Surgical Hospital 4 3

The 72-bed capacity facility has three operating theatres, six intensive care units, 16 high dependency unit beds, and one Isolation room. It has six clinics, a radiology room, a laboratory with a blood bank, a CT scanner, pharmacy, auxiliary services, and guesthouses for patients from far, among other facilities.
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Agriculture Ministry, UPDF Distribute Impounded Fish to Prisoners, Vulnerable Persons 5 2

The fisheries directorate at the agriculture ministry and the Uganda People's Defence Forces Fisheries Protection Unit-FPU has today, Wednesday , distributed some of the impounded immature fish to Uganda Prisons Services and the vulnerable who include orphans and widows within Kampala Metropolitan area.
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Gov't to Start Tolling Kampala-Entebbe Expressway Next Year 4 1

The toll collections will be made by French firm Egis Operations SPA. Uganda National Roads Authority -UNRA has contracted the firm at a cost of shillings 122billion for maintenance and tolling operations for five years.
11:11
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IGG Kamya to Handle Entebbe's Municipal Toilet Confusion 8 5

Local leaders reported the locked and blocked toilets that have been unusable for over a year now to the Inspector General of Government, yet the municipal council appropriates money for their renovation and routine maintenance.
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Health Ministry Defends Testing Vaccinated Passengers At Entebbe Airport 4 1

Dr Jane Ruth Aceng, the Minister of Health, while addressing the media at the health ministry headquarters on Friday, says the government will test all arriving passengers to curb the importation of COVID-19 variants into the country.
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COVID-19: MV Kalangala's Unvaccinated Staff Risk Their Jobs 1 2

Njuki says service providers such as taxi drivers, conductors, boda boda motorcyclists and crews for water vessels like MV Kalangala should get vaccinated. "In future, it could become a requirement that only those who are vaccinated will be allowed to carry passengers," says Njuki. Another staff member, who issues receipts, says staff are currently scared that they might lose their jobs if they do not get fully vaccinated by end of November.
09:16
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Museveni Launches Mandatory Testing For In-Bound Passengers At Entebbe Airport 3 3

Museveni launched the exercise on Friday evening, saying it will be conducted by the government. He says the exercise will commence with immediate effect, saying the Entebbe international airport laboratories will used as government testing facilities for all incoming passengers through our airport.
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Activists in Entebbe Launch Campaign Against Sexual Harassment 4 5

Activists and local leaders have launched "Tonkosa " campaign. Tonkosa loosely means "Don't hurt me".
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Prison Officers Trained to Handle Extremist Inmates 5

Dr John Byabashaija, the Commissioner-General Uganda Prisons Services, says that the training is timely because it will prepare the personnel on how to handle violent extremist prisoners. The training is facilitated by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime-UNODC, with funding from the European Union, the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the UN Office on Counter-Terrorism.
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Uganda Receives Over Ten Million Doses of Polio Vaccines 2 2

Dr. Yonas Tegegn Woldemariam, the WHO Representative in Uganda is convinced that Uganda will meet the target of ten million children within three days based on its past polio vaccination record. Tegegn however hopes that the exercise will not disrupt or be disrupted by the ongoing Covid-19 mass vaccination campaign.
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Uganda Receives More 700,000 Sinovac COVID-19 Vaccines 3 1

The Chinese ambassador to Uganda, Zhang Lizhong handed the second batch of the Chinese vaccines to the National Medical Stores-NMS in Entebbe municipality on Tuesday. He said the donation brings to 1million, the number of Sinovac vaccines donated to Uganda.
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