Business and finance
Breaking

Fuel Consumers Want Gov't to Regulate Prices

17 Nov 2019 · Fuel consumers in Kabale district argue that the industry should be controlled by the government in order to stop the dealers from cheating consumers. The price of petrol in Kabale ranged from 4,040 to 4,140 Shillings at the various fuel stations while Diesel ranges between 3,680 and 3,740.

Full story

Business and finance

16:39
16:39

Fuel Consumers Want Gov't to Regulate Prices 3 5

Fuel consumers in Kabale district argue that the industry should be controlled by the government in order to stop the dealers from cheating consumers. The price of petrol in Kabale ranged from 4,040 to 4,140 Shillings at the various fuel stations while Diesel ranges between 3,680 and 3,740.
16:17
16:17

Logging, Charcoal Burning Persist in Mabira Forest Despite Deployment 1 2

The forest sections of Nagojje in Mukono and Najjembe in Buikwe district are the most affected with a number of truck loads leaving the area each day. Residents around the forest say that often assorted timber is transported out of the forest on trucks without any check by the security officers.
15:15
15:15

Computer Experts Creating Apps to Tackle Illicit Wildlife Trade 1 2

The experts are part of a team of developers, designers and project managers, meeting for Zoohackathon 2019, a computer coding event used to create applications, systems, and tools to reduce the demand for trafficked wildlife products. It is expected that this will help reduce global demand for illicit wildlife products and disrupt wildlife trafficking value chains.
17:24
17:24

UBTEB Revises Penalties to Curb Exam Malpractice 1 2

UBTEB Executive Secretary Onesmus Oyesigye explains that this time round, any person who is found cheating will lose the entire examination set for the semester, the entire year if found cheating for a second time and expulsion for third time offenders.
15:12
15:12

UNRA Introduces Speed Boats at Kazinga Channel after Bridge Decks Collapse 2 1

The announcement comes barely a week after decks on the Bridge which connects lakes Edward and George got damaged. The Channel also connects the districts of Kasese and Rubirizi. The roads agency issued a directive on Tuesday stopping heavy trucks and buses from using the road but allowed light vehicles to cross, albeit, with caution.
14:09
14:09

Over 1,000 Acres of Crop Gardens Destroyed by Stray Elephants in Nwoya 1 3

Felix Onencan, a farmer in Agung village says he has suffered unimaginable loss after the elephants destroyed his crops and shuttered his investment. He told URN that he procured a bank loan and hired 300 acres of land on which he planted soybean which has all been ruined.
13:13
13:13

Yumbe Sub County Councilors Seek Legal Action over Unpaid Honoraria 1 1

Up to 56 councillors from the Sub Counties of Kuru, Lodonga and Yumbe Town Council are seeking payments amounting to 12.7 million Shillings for the financial year 2017/18. An additional payment of 109 million Shillings is sought to cover payments to councillors from all 13 Sub Counties of Yumbe district for the financial year 2018/19.