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Jul 2023 34 results
16:58
16:58

Aponye’s Laid to Rest, Museveni Directs Amendment to Road Act 2 3 Top story

During the burial service, Vice President Jessica Rose Epel Alupo delivered a eulogy on behalf of President Yoweri Museveni. The President directed an immediate amendment of the Road Act 2019, expressing concern over its failure to effectively reduce the high incidence of road accidents in the country.
16:16
16:16

Aponye’s Driver Charged, Remanded To Ntungamo Prison 1

Buyinza, today (Wednesday) appeared before the Ntungamo Grade One magistrate Shalon Nasuna who read to him two charges of causing death through reckless driving and causing bodily injuries through reckless driving under the Traffic and road safety Act 1998 as amended by Act number 6 of 2020.
15:02
15:02

Uganda to Field Male, Female Teams in FIBA U16 Africa Championship 1

Initially, there were concerns about FUBA's ability to support the teams during the tournament. However, FUBA announced its participation and assured their support and backing for the teams, laying these worries to rest.
14:53
14:53

Opposition Demands Gov’t Conduct Local Council Elections Within 30 Days 1 3

Gorreth Namugga, the Mawogola South County representative in Masaka District and Shadow Minister for Science and Innovation criticized the Government for undermining the decentralization system adopted in 1992, which aimed to deliver services to the grassroots level.
14:31
14:31

Makerere University, AICAD Partner to Drive Regional Research Initiatives 4 1

According to Professor Barnabas Nawangwe, Vice-Chancellor of Makerere University, AICAD, which he describes as a gift to East Africa from the Japanese government, plays a vital role in poverty eradication through scientific research and knowledge dissemination for the benefit of the community.
14:19
14:19

Mbale City Property Owners Want Ratable 4% Tax Maintained 3

Speaking on behalf of the Mbale City Property Owners Association, Wamulugwa, emphasized the importance of adhering to the 4% rate approved by the council, dismissing the divisions' claim that they hold ultimate authority over the matter.
14:08
14:08

PAU Rejects Human Rights Watch Report On Oil UGEITI 1

The Authority says the findings of the report released at the beginning of this week were based on what it described as falsehoods.
14:01
14:01

Grain Council Suspects Politics in South Sudan Rejections 5 1

Robert Mwanje, the Council Chairman said they are not ruling out political motives in the standoff, but adds that many challenges facing export trade are due to the fact that the sub-sector is informal.
13:35
13:35

Police Identifies Link Bus Crash Victims

The Kyenjojo Hospital Supritendant told Uganda Radio Network that the hospital received 11 casualties, however five were on Wednesday morning referred to Fort Portal Regional Referal Hospital as they had sustained serious leg fractures.
13:03
13:03

UNEB To Start Receiving Classroom-Based Assessments, Insist On Using Own System 1 3

According to Odongo, the Board is still finalizing a few details, but they are now ready to begin receiving student scores in two weeks or shortly after.
12:55
12:55

Omagor Has Saved Bukedea- NRM Elder bukedea politics 1 2 Top story

Ilaborot, who is known as Edees Opalakiro, claims that the incident has brought to light the injustices that have long been ignored such as political and economic discrimination by influential politicians and elites, who control all aspects of the district, including government institutions like the Police.
12:34
12:34

Police Arrest Late Aponye's Driver Uganda Police Force

Nyegamehe, a prominent businessman lost his life in a road accident at Itojo along the Ntungamo-Kabale road last week.
12:17
12:17

Luwero District Fails To Utilize UGX 4.7B for Development Projects 1 4

Erastus Kibirango the LC 5 Chairman of Luwero district explains that small-scale farmers failed to access the funds and buy irrigation equipment because of conditions that include co-funding hence it was returned to the treasury for the second year.
11:44
11:44

Agago Authorities Crackdown on Absentee Learners 1 5

The operation, led by Susan Moro Akot, the Deputy Resident District Commissioner (RDC) of Agago, resulted in the arrest of 12 girls and 15 boys, while many other learners managed to flee the market.
11:11
11:11

Kasese Coffee Farmers Receive Generators to Boost Value Addition 1 6

These generators will power the coffee processing plants, enabling them to carry out on-site processing. The NRDI, established by the ministry last year, focuses on implementing restoration activities in the river's upstream areas.
11:02
11:02

Minister Launches Wendi Digital Platform for Cash Transfers to PDM Beneficiaries 1

Developed in collaboration between Post Bank and MTN, Wendi Transfer is a new digital system that enables PDM beneficiaries to receive their funds from Post Bank directly into their MTN mobile money accounts, facilitating easy withdrawals from anywhere.
10:46
10:46

Gov`t Sets Up Commission to Investigate Apaa Land Conflict Apaa Township 1 2

‘’Even this Apaa thing, we have already drafted an instrument under the attorney general`s chambers. The Chief Justice was consulted and the names of members of the commission of inquiry are already there. I believe the President will sign that instrument soon, said Mao.
10:28
10:28

President Museveni Blames School Dropout on Illegal Fees 1 5

Speaking during the National celebration of World Population Day in Alebtong district, the President blamed some schools for imposing exorbitant fees on parents, hindering their ability to keep their children in school.
10:13
10:13

New Report Finds Surge in Critical Minerals Demand UGEITI 2

Among the different minerals, lithium saw the sharpest increase in investment, a jump of 50%, followed by copper and nickel. While the report does not specifically mention Uganda, the country is believed to have these critical minerals in plenty.
09:57
09:57

Cooperative Farmers to Benefit From Produce Receipting System 7

Ivan Asiimwe, the General Secretary, of Uganda Cooperative Alliance says that in this way, the system will go a long way in resolving the farmer’s challenge of access to finance.
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