Uganda

Maziba Health Center Stuck with Dilapidated Staff Houses, Leaking Roof

Uganda Radio Network - 48 min 25 sec fa
Kabale, UgandaTumusheiwre says it is very risky for a female health worker to sleep in a male ward because she could easily be raped.
Categorie: Uganda

Construction of Gulu NGO Forum Offices Resumes

Uganda Radio Network - 1 ora 12 min fa
Construction stalled shortly after the land was acquired after member organizations disagreed on its bill of quantity in 2016. He says the disagreement took a heavy toll on the Forum splintering its membership from 175 to just 79.
Categorie: Uganda

IPOD Summit: Museveni Sits on Amuriat's Empty Chair

Uganda Radio Network - 1 ora 35 min fa
UPC President Jimmy Akena, who is chairing the summit, said it is an opportunity to start the process of serious dialogue. He said even if he had been invited for tea or photo oops without serious agenda, he would come.
Categorie: Uganda

Lira Bans Night Movement of Livestock

Uganda Radio Network - 2 ore 20 min fa
Lira, UgandaGeorge Obia, the Lira District Police Commander says that the ban is to aide security attempts to reduce increasing theft of livestock.According to Obia, all animal traders are required to only transport their livestock between 7 am and 6 pm.
Categorie: Uganda

Manufacturers Raise Red Flag over Digital Tax Stamps

Uganda Radio Network - 2 ore 48 min fa
Kampala, UgandaThe major argument of the manufacturers is that the DTS will increase the cost of production, which will be passed to the consumers.
Categorie: Uganda

Residents Protest Failure by District to Repair Four Major Bridges

Uganda Radio Network - 2 ore 56 min fa
The residents, especially farmers, say it is now very hard for them to transport their farm produce to nearby markets because most of these bridges can no longer be used by vehicles or motorcycles.
Categorie: Uganda

Construction of Sigulu Ferry Nears Completion

Uganda Radio Network - 3 ore 19 min fa
Speaking after inspecting the construction site of the ferry on Wednesday morning, Reuben Byaruhanga, the UNRA director of road infrastructure protection says that, the funds will include purchase of equipment, payment of labor and construction of three modern harbors in Namayingo district.
Categorie: Uganda

Buzindere Residents Vandalize MV Templar Wreckage

Uganda Radio Network - 3 ore 46 min fa
Palot Abenyu also a resident in the area, says the boat should be removed because it evokes bad memories, saying some of them lost their relatives in the boat tragedy.
Categorie: Uganda

Mbarara Hospital Lacks TB Ward

Uganda Radio Network - 4 ore 13 min fa
unknownTB patients admitted at the facility have no option but to share wards with other patients, risking the spread of the disease.
Categorie: Uganda

IPOD Summit Open at Munyonyo

Uganda Radio Network - 4 ore 19 min fa
Democratic Party DP President Norbert Mao, Uganda Peoples Congress-UPC faction president, Jimmy Akena, and Justice Forums, Asuman Basalirwa are in attendance.
Categorie: Uganda

Security Recover Gun, Arrests Scores in Security Operations

Uganda Radio Network - 4 ore 30 min fa
Edward Mugweri, the West Nile Region Police Commander, says a more vigorous operation is underway in Arua town and its surrounding suburbs to get rid of wrong elements ahead of the festive season.
Categorie: Uganda

Hoima Residents Sue EC for Delay to Conduct By- Election

Uganda Radio Network - 4 ore 57 min fa
unknownThe MP seat fell vacant after the MP Tophace Kahwa Bagira crossed to the newly created district of Kikube.
Categorie: Uganda

Dokolo Traders Want DPC Removed

Uganda Radio Network - 5 ore 1 min fa
unknownAbel Ekol, the Chairperson of the Business Community in Dokolo town, says they want Aguta removed because of his failure to coordinate and command security operations in the district to curb insecurity.
Categorie: Uganda

Uganda Kenya Trade Volume on the rise Says Kamuntu

Uganda Radio Network - 8 ore 4 min fa
Kamuntu was the chief guest at dinner at Serena Hotel in Kampala where Kenyans converged ahead of Kenyas 55th Independence day also known as Jamuhuri day.
Categorie: Uganda

Women Entrepreneurship Program Plunges Into Funding Crisis

Uganda Radio Network - 8 ore 7 min fa
Frank Mugabi, the Communications Officer Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development, says the funding difficulties have forced the Ministry to ration funds among few women groups well below their intended annual target.
Categorie: Uganda

Rukungiri Taxi Drivers Demonstrate Over Tender

Uganda Radio Network - 8 ore 23 min fa
Bosco Barigye, one of the concerned taxi drivers, says the municipality should have selected another cooperative society to run the tender but not the one led by Kazooza.
Categorie: Uganda

300 to Graduate with First Class Degrees at Kyambogo

Uganda Radio Network - 8 ore 24 min fa
300 students will graduate with First Class Degrees at Kyambogo University. Last year, 203 students graduated with first-class degrees out of 7,304 students that graduated while in 2016, first-class degrees were 294 out of 7,078 graduands.
Categorie: Uganda

Court Orders Makerere University to Pay Dr. Nyanzi for Delayed Reply

Uganda Radio Network - 8 ore 38 min fa
In 2016, the Makerere University Appointments Board suspended Nyanzi for allegedly posting on her Facebook page, saying the Minister for Education and Sports; Janet Museveni is incompetent to run her ministry.
Categorie: Uganda

MPs in War of Words Over Deals, Bribes at Parliament

Uganda Radio Network - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 23:01
A debate on Parliaments Presidential Affairs report on the Bulambuli land survivors resettlement land saga on Tuesday ended up in bribery counter accusations among Members of Parliament.
Categorie: Uganda

55th Kenyan Jamuhuri Day in pictures

Uganda Radio Network - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 22:23
Kenyans in Uganda had colorful fete held at Kampala Sereana hotel on Tuesday as they prepared to join the rest of Kenyans to mark the 55th Jamhuri Day celebrations to be held on Wednesday. Jamuhuri day is the day when Kenyans celebrate the day Kenya became a republic on December 12, 1964, and when she gained her independence from Britain a year earlier on December 12, 1963.In Kampala, the even was hosted by the new Kenyan High Commissioner to Uganda Kiama Kilonzo. Ugandas Tourism Minister , Professor Ephraim Kamuntu was graced the occasion together with members of Uganda business, diplomats, military attaches, and Kenyans living in Ugandan.This years theme isTwende Mbele Pamoja.
Categorie: Uganda