Uganda

Update: Scores Injured in Kira Road Accident

Uganda Radio Network - 3 ore 3 min fa
A Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) footage shared by police officers shows the truck lost control soon as it crossed the Bukoto Road junction near Radio Simba and it hit at least five vehicles including a taxi and a Pioneer Bus. Most of the victims of the tragedy were removed by nearby people who used axes and other metallic objects to cut frames of crashed cars.
Categorie: Uganda

Proposal to Exempt Tax on Aircraft Insurance Upsets MPs

Uganda Radio Network - 3 ore 21 min fa
A move by government to exempt the supply of aircraft insurance amid efforts to revive the National Airline has irked legislators sitting on parliament’s Finance Committee.
Categorie: Uganda

Museveni Hails Faith Based Institutions for Promoting Literacy

Uganda Radio Network - 3 ore 32 min fa
unknownHe revealed that the Anglican Church, Catholic Church and the Muslims have set up institutions that have stood a test of time and managed to nature important people who have served in Uganda and beyond.
Categorie: Uganda

UMEME, UETCL Trade Blames over Intermittent Up Country Power Supply

Uganda Radio Network - 3 ore 42 min fa
Stephen Ilungole, the UMEME Media and Communications Manager says the Eastern transmission line which delivers power to Gulu via Opuyo sub station is persistently failing the distribution company. He says faults resulting from falling old electrical poles, vandalisms to support cables and bush fire are to blame for the crisis.
Categorie: Uganda

Gov’t Proposal to Write Off UGX 426Bn Tax Arrears Raises Queries

Uganda Radio Network - 3 ore 49 min fa
Officials from the Finance Ministry on Wednesday failed to convince Members of Parliament sitting on the Finance Committee about a proposal for government to write off tax arrears amounting to Shillings 426 billion.
Categorie: Uganda

Five Killed in Kira Road Accident

Uganda Radio Network - 4 ore 41 min fa
According to eye witnesses the accident occurred when a Fuso Truck from Bukoto lost control and rammed into a taxi and other two personal vehicles that were parked on the Traffic light points.
Categorie: Uganda

Parliament Approves UGX 38Bn for Uganda Air Cargo

Uganda Radio Network - 4 ore 49 min fa
Doreen Amule, the Chairperson Defense and Veteran Affairs committee at Parliament noted that Uganda Air Cargo is a strategic investment that should be supported because it provides business for the government.
Categorie: Uganda

Dr Catherine Agaba Murder Suspect Remanded

Uganda Radio Network - 5 ore 3 min fa
Obangakene 24 appeared before Chief Magistrate John Okipi. He was charged with aggravated robbery and murder.
Categorie: Uganda

Magistrate Fails to Turn Up for Isiko's Case

Uganda Radio Network - 5 ore 19 min fa
The Grade one Magistrate Esther Nahirya adjourned the case after the trial Magistrate Stella Amabirizi failed to turn up for the case. Court was told that she was unwell.
Categorie: Uganda

Court Asked to Dismiss Charges Against Bakaleke’s Co-accused

Uganda Radio Network - 5 ore 42 min fa
unknownOne of the lawyers representing the suspects James Byamukama told the Grade One Magistrate Moses Nabende that the prosecution does not have any evidence concerning the six suspects arguing that even the complainants have never appeared in court.
Categorie: Uganda

Lusanja Land Survey Commences, Report Expected Tomorrow

Uganda Radio Network - 6 ore 25 min fa
unknownOn Wednesday, a team of lawyers led by Erias Lukwago and Abdallah Kiwanuka deployed a team of Surveyors to ascertain the boundary of the disputed land. They were joined by a team of surveyors from Kampala Capital City Authority.
Categorie: Uganda

Ministry of Health Seeks More Funding for Doctors Salaries

Uganda Radio Network - 6 ore 37 min fa
The Ministry of Health is seeking additional 13 billion shillings in order to enhance salaries of medical specialists in a bid to attract more doctors.
Categorie: Uganda

Archbishop Odama Rallies Christians to Contribute to Martyrs Day

Uganda Radio Network - 6 ore 56 min fa
Fr. Martin Agwee, the Secretary for Finance revealed that since February when the fundraising activities where launched, the Organizing Committee has so far realized 120 million shillings in cash and 110 million shillings in pledges.
Categorie: Uganda

LOP Rallies MPs to Boycott Sessions Over MP Kyagulanyi's Detention

Uganda Radio Network - 7 ore 27 min fa
Ochan says that if police fail to withdraw from Kyagulanyi’s home by Thursday afternoon, she will rally all MPs regardless of their political affiliations to boycott parliament sessions.
Categorie: Uganda

Museveni Rejects CAA Proposal To Use Nakasongala Airport As Entebbe’s Alternative

Uganda Radio Network - 7 ore 37 min fa
Entebbe, UgandaOn Tuesday, Engineer Edward Kaweesi Ndawula, the CAA Board Chairperson told Museveni during the arrivals of the first two air crafts for the revived Uganda national airlines that Uganda lacks an alternative international airport that can allow incoming flights in case of emergency, which forces them to divert traffic to Nairobi.
Categorie: Uganda

Lack of Funds Hinders HIV/Aids Awareness Campaigns in Koome Islands

Uganda Radio Network - 10 ore 14 min fa
The HIV/AIDS District Focal Person Dr Isaac Ddumba says that his department has never been allocated funds by the district for sensitization especially in the hard to reach areas.
Categorie: Uganda

Gov't Asks for More Time in Electoral Reforms Case

Uganda Radio Network - 11 ore 5 min fa
Atoke on Wednesday told a seven-member panel of the Supreme Court Justices led by Stella Arach Amoko that they were not ready to proceed with the hearing of the case since the Attorney General William Byaruhanga and his deputy Mwesigwa Rukutana are reportedly away on official duties.
Categorie: Uganda

President Museveni Directs Establishment of Industrial Parks in Oyam, Nwoya

Uganda Radio Network - 11 ore 8 min fa
The Land, Housing and Urban Development Minister, Betty Amongi, says they have written instructions from the president to expedite the acquisition of land for the proposed industrial parks.
Categorie: Uganda

Nsambya Laboratory Technician Goes Missing

Uganda Radio Network - 11 ore 30 min fa
Kampala, UgandaNabuyunga’s sister, Jane Nakanwagi, said her sister left her home in Buzinga, Makindye Division, going to meet her friends but she has never been seen again and her phones have remained off.
Categorie: Uganda

Security Quells Bobi Wine Protests, Deploy Near his Studio

Uganda Radio Network - 11 ore 30 min fa
The officers swung in action this morning when a group of youth in Kamwokya, the home of Fire Base crew, which is led by Bobi Wine took to the streets to protest the security siege of his home in Magere in Waksio district.
Categorie: Uganda