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UBL Cleans Port Bell Landing Site, Commissions Shs 150M Toilet Facility

The staff of Uganda Breweries Limited (UBL) teamed up to mark World Environment Day (WED) by participating in various environmental friendly activities that included cleaning of the Luzira area and commissioning of a 150m toilet facility in Port Bell Market, Nakawa. The staff joined together to raise the standard of cleanliness

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Ugandans are Bewitched, Says Archbishop Ntagali

The head of Uganda’s Anglican Church has been irked by the rising levels of land grabbing and labour export to the Middle East, wondering who bewitched the nation whose motto acknowledges God. Archbishop Stanley Ntagali was the chief celebrant at the Pentecost Sunday service held at St Peter’s Church at Naguru. Ntagali

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Chinese Diplomats, UWA Boss Implicated in Shs 3 Billion Ivory, Pangolin Scandal

President Yoweri Museveni has directed Inspector General of Government (IGG) Irene Mulyagonja to investigate allegations that Uganda Wildlife Authority (Uwa) executive director colluded with Chinese investors to smuggle ivory and pangolins. In a May 02 letter to the IGG, the president also accuses Seguya of “authorising the export of Pangolin (olugave)

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Buganda Land Titles are Fake – Govt

The State Minister for housing, Chris Baryomunsi, has spoken out on the controversial Buganda Kyapa Mu Ngalo (Land title in your hand) campaign. Recently, kingdom premier Charles Peter Mayiga launched a campaign by Buganda Land Board to issue land 49-year leases to all tenants on “Kabaka’s land”. But minister Baryomunsi poked holes

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Uganda Loses Over Shs 1 Trillion in “Harmful” Tax Exemptions

Civil society organisations have expressed concern over government’s awarding of tax holidays to investors, arguing that government lost a lot of money in exemptions that could hurt the economy the more. The officials observed that Uganda's tax to GDP ratio had remained between 12.5 per cent and 13 per cent over

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NSSF Torch Awards Attract 220 Entries, Panel Of Judges Announced

 The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) has received more than 200 entries for the various categories of the 2017 annual Torch Awards, the Fund's flagship CSR initiative, which seeks to recognize individuals and institutions that are making a positive impact on communities. NSSF Head of Marketing and Communication,Barbra Arimi said all

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NSSF Systems Safe from Disaster – Business Continuity Test Reveals

The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) has today successfully conducted a Business Continuity Management (BCM) assessment intended to test the Fund’s ability to effectively continue operation in an event that a major disaster shuts down its systems at the head office at Workers House in Kampala. NSSF Managing Director, Richard Byarugaba

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