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Bugisu Farmers Oppose Coffee Bill

20 Nov 2019 · While appearing before the parliamentary committee on Agriculture during consultations of stake holders on the bill on Tuesday, farmers from Sironko and Bududa districts rejected the idea of individual registration and said that this can be done through their cooperative societies.

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Bugisu Farmers Oppose Coffee Bill 2 4

While appearing before the parliamentary committee on Agriculture during consultations of stake holders on the bill on Tuesday, farmers from Sironko and Bududa districts rejected the idea of individual registration and said that this can be done through their cooperative societies.
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Residents Move to Block Further Giveaway of Botanical Garden Land Vincent Kayanja 4 1

Sam Apedel, Spokesperson National Water and Sewerage Cooperation, says government is planning to construct a sewer line that connects to Victoria Mall to transport sewerage to a treatment facility so as to effectively manage the sewerage problem at the mall.
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Bundibugyo Residents Question Cutting Trees in Semuliki National Park 5 1

Etienne Muhumuza, the Burondo Sub county LC V councilor, says it is unfortunate that while the entire globe is concentrating on afforestation, Semuliki National Park sanctioned the cutting down of trees from a district that has been grappling with effects of deforestation.
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South Sudan Officials Extort UGX 5M From Ugandan Farmers Lokung Subcounty 2 4 Top story

The Lamwo Resident District Commissioner, Nabinson Kidega, says their investigations have since established that the farmers are hiring land from a ‘tycoon’ who forcefully invaded the fertile area inside Uganda’s territorial boundaries.
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Minister Ssempijja Orders Inquiry into Entebbe Botanical Land Giveaway 3 1

Several reports have been leased out to different private developers for personal use. Part of the land close to Victoria mall has been given out to Meghani Sikander, of Megha Industries on a 10-year lease to construct a treatment facility for wastes and sewerage generated from Victoria Mall.
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Multimillion Agro Processing Machines Lie Idle in Kitgum Orom Subcounty 2 1

Bosco Odong, a farmer in Orom trading center says they have never benefited as farmers from the installation of the machine since it has always been closed.
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Boat Operators Hike Prices After Suspension of Kiyindi-Buvuma Ferry Services Buvuma District 4 1 Top story

Teddy Nakato, a dealer in sweet plantain says she was forced to offload the bananas from two trucks and transport it using small boats. Nakato expresses distress for hiring trucks, which are now stranded at the island. This means she will have to pay the truck owner for extra days they will have to spend at the island without working. She pays about Shillings 250, 000 for three days.