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12:33
12:33

Muntu’s New Party To Be Launched Next Month ANT 2 1

Muntu had announced that the new party would be launched before end of 2018. But this, he says was delayed by failure to get clearance from Electoral Commission in the time they had anticipated.
18:39
18:39

Museveni Hails China For Funding Isimba Dam Construction 3

Museveni asked residents of Kayunga to tap into such projects to fight poverty in their homes. He said the National Resistance Movement-NRM government has put in place the necessary infrastructure for people to fight poverty in their households.
13:23
13:23

Umeme License Modification Delayed by a Month 1 1

The process which started mid last year was supposed to end on February 28, 2019, and the modifications were supposed to take effect on Friday, March 1, 2019. But a delay in the submission of new comments affected the timelines. Umeme now has up to Monday, March 4, to file its response to the comments, before a final decision by the board.
18:05
18:05

Inflation Increases to 3.0 Percent 1

Inflation has increased to 3.0 percent from 2.7 percent of end of January according to February Consumer Price Index released by Uganda Bureau of Statistics UBOS today.
14:54
14:54

KCCA Moves to Popularise Non-Motorised Transport Project 3 1

The acting KCCA Executive Director, Eng. Andrew Kitaka, says one of the challenges they are facing is the belief among the business community that the project will reduce the number of customers who trek to down town yet research shows otherwise.
17:24
17:24

Gaming Board, Mbarara Municipality Sign MOU to Regulate Betting 1 4

Speaking at the signing of the MOU, Agaba said the regulation will curb advertising of betting companies. Mbarara Municipality will be required to force advertising companies to remove big betting advertising board.
13:47
13:47

Cabinet Approves Presidential Industrial Initiative for Rwenzori 1

The initiative which aims to fight poverty in the region through increasing household income and wealth creation was approved by cabinet yesterday.
18:27
18:27

FDC Condemns Kyaligonza, Rukutana's Impunity 2 1

Maj Gen Kyaligonza, also the ruling National Resistance Movement NRM vice-chairperson for the western region and a member of UPDF High Command, was captured on video, looking on as his bodyguards assaulted a traffic officer Esther Namaganda in Seeta, Mukono district on Sunday. Namaganda had reportedly stopped the generals vehicle from turning on the wrong way.
16:18
16:18

Gulu Archdiocese Requires UGX 900m for Martyrs Day 4 1

Ten sub-committees have been instituted to help in organizing various activities. Msgr. John Baptist Kauta, the Secretary General of Uganda Episcopal Conference has been appointed the overall coordinator of the planning activities, while Gulu Archdiocese Vicar General, Msgr. Mathew Odong was appointed the chairman of the Central Organizing Committee.
16:04
16:04

Price of Construction Sector Inputs Increases by 2% 1 1

Cement production went up by 16.2 in January 2019 compared to December 2018 according to the figures presented. This increase is largely attributed to domestic production.
12:42
12:42

Irish Ambassador Hails SAGE Programme 3 1

Carlos said the national rollout should not compromise quality and gains that have been registered in the past years.
18:32
18:32

Episcopal Conference: Pope Francis Will Not Visit Uganda 1

Pope Francis will not be coming to Uganda this year as it had been anticipated, the Uganda Episcopal Conference Secretary General Msgr John Kauta has said.
15:34
15:34

Electoral Commission Lifts CCEDU Ban 1

The lifting of the ban was announced on Thursday in a letter signed by Electoral Commission chairperson, Justice Byabakama Simon after a meeting with CCEDU representatives.
15:23
15:23

EU Hails Uganda's Decision to Join Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative 1

Ambassador Pacifici says the move is a critical step in promoting transparency in the sector as Uganda paces towards oil production stage.
19:06
19:06

Kasubi Market Construction Starts in April 4 1

Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA Acting Executive Director, Eng Andrew Kitaka released the roadmap for the construction of the market today while leading a team of KCCA officials to the proposed market site, situated about a kilometer from Kasubi junction.
13:56
13:56

Experts Call For Balanced Investment In Infrastructure 3 1

Both experts from government, research institutions and international agencies spoke in unison during a Tuesday afternoon discussion on social sector financing organised by Makerere University Economic Research Centre and United Nations International Childrens Emergency Fund UNICEF Uganda at Hotel Afrcana.
11:55
11:55

Uganda Sends Delegation to Tanzania over Sugar Import Ban 1

Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde says that they have not got clear reasons why Tanzania, last week withdrew sugar import licences it had started issuing in December 2018.
13:51
13:51

Uganda Receives USD 1.5 Million to Develop Souvenir, Handcraft Sector 2 1

Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde says that the funding is based on a project for enhancing handcraft and souvenir sector that was submitted by Uganda and approved by the Enhanced Integrated Framework, a programme set up by a consortium of donor communities to improve trade in the least Developed Countries LDC.
17:46
17:46

First Bombardier Aircraft Expected in a Month 1

The Minister for Works and Transport, Monica Azuba Ntege says that the pilots of the CRJ900 jet were sent to Canada for the training. Azuba said they are supposed to meet with manufacturers to iron out a few issues and set date when the first jet will be delivered.
14:48
14:48

FDC Dismisses Criticism of People's Government 5 1

The peoples government and assembly were unveiled last week with Besigye as the president and Kampala Lord Mayor, Erias Lukwago as the deputy president. FDC Vice President for Eastern Uganda, Proscovia Salaamu Musumba was named Prime Minister. She is deputised by FDC spokesperson and Kira Municipality MP Ibrahim Semuju Nganda.
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