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End non-trade barriers to boost regional markets

End non-trade barriers to boost regional markets

Africa-Press - Uganda. The Africa Continental Free Trade Area is just one step towards creating a continental market. The single market that kicked-off at...
Conserve environment resources to transform the economy- Cheptoris

Conserve environment resources to transform the economy- Cheptoris

Africa-Press - Uganda. The Minister of Water and Environment Sam Cheptoris has appealed Ugandans to conserve water and the environment in a bid to...
Sugarcane growing threat to environment - experts

Sugarcane growing threat to environment – experts

Africa-Press - Uganda. Experts have warned that sugarcane growing in Busoga Sub-region could become an environmental threat due to the massive deforestation. Records from Busoga...
Gulu youth fail to return YLP money

Gulu youth fail to return YLP money

Africa-Press - Uganda. Gulu District has registered low recovery of loans that were advanced to several youth groups under Youth Livelihood Programme (YLP) in...
Mobile money killers strike again

Mobile money killers strike again

Africa-Press - Uganda. Armed robbers targeting mobile money agents have made a comeback nearly two years since security forces arrested majority of them.Unlike in...
New Terego District stuck without funds

New Terego District stuck without funds

Africa-Press - Uganda. Delivery of services in Terego District has been hampered by lack of resources, Daily Monitor has learnt.Parliament late last year approved...
UETCL, Umeme in final lap to replace wooden poles in north

UETCL, Umeme in final lap to replace wooden poles in north

Africa-Press - Uganda. Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (UETCL) is in the final leg of completing the replacement of wooden poles with pylons between...
120 teachers probed for swapping banks to evade repaying salary loans

120 teachers probed for swapping banks to evade repaying salary loans

Africa-Press - Uganda. The three officials, according to Mr Kabangizi, are also accused by the same banks of fraud. The Ntungamo chief administrative officer, Mr...
Lugazi road cleaners demonstrate for missing four months’ salary

Lugazi road cleaners demonstrate for missing four months’ salary

Africa-Press - Uganda. Road cleaners in Lugazi town, Buikwe District have run out of patience and stormed the offices of the central division demanding...
Tea prices recover at Mombasa auction

Tea prices recover at Mombasa auction

Africa-Press - Uganda. Tea prices have recovered from almost two months of decline, according to details from the East Africa Tea Traders Association. Uganda and...