Works On Entebbe Airport Upgrade At 17 Percent Complete – CAA

[Monitor] Entebbe -The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has said it has completed 17 per cent of the ongoing expansion works at Entebbe International Airport, a year after the project was commissioned. The completed works are part of the 20-year National…

[Monitor] Entebbe -The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has said it has completed 17 per cent of the ongoing expansion works at Entebbe International Airport, a year after the project was commissioned. The completed works are part of the 20-year National Civil Aviation Master plan to revamp the airport and give it a modern look.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Compensation Wrangles Delay Kampala-Entebbe Expressway

[Monitor] Kampala -Road users of the Kampala-Entebbe Expressway are expected to wait longer after the project completion date was deferred to next year due to compensation controversies.

[Monitor] Kampala -Road users of the Kampala-Entebbe Expressway are expected to wait longer after the project completion date was deferred to next year due to compensation controversies.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Non-Custodial Sentences Can Eliminate Overcrowding in Our Prisons

[Monitor] Uganda ought to adopt non-custodial sentences that are relevant to the country especially that we are faced with overcrowded prison conditions and limited budgetary allocations to run prison institutions.

[Monitor] Uganda ought to adopt non-custodial sentences that are relevant to the country especially that we are faced with overcrowded prison conditions and limited budgetary allocations to run prison institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Prof Ddumba Makes U-Turn, Rejoins Race for Makerere Top Job

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University vice chancellor Prof Ddumba Ssentamu and his deputy in charge of Finance, Prof Barnabus Nawangwe, have indicated interest to run for vice chancellor.

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University vice chancellor Prof Ddumba Ssentamu and his deputy in charge of Finance, Prof Barnabus Nawangwe, have indicated interest to run for vice chancellor.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bobi Wine Petitions Kabaka Over Eviction

[Monitor] Wakiso -Popular local artiste Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine has petitioned Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II over his demolished piece of land in Busabaala, Wakiso District allegedly by Mengo officials.

[Monitor] Wakiso -Popular local artiste Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine has petitioned Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II over his demolished piece of land in Busabaala, Wakiso District allegedly by Mengo officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Blood Bank Seeks 30,000 Units to Avert Shortage

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Blood Transfusion Service (UBTS) in partnership with two specialised communications agencies have launched a nationwide blood donation campaign to raise 30,800 blood units by end of July.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Blood Transfusion Service (UBTS) in partnership with two specialised communications agencies have launched a nationwide blood donation campaign to raise 30,800 blood units by end of July.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Calls for Drip Irrigation As a Solution to Drought

[Monitor] Mayuge -President Museveni has said that about half of the 122 million coffee seedlings distributed to farmers by the UPDF under the Operation Wealth Creation programme have dried up due to drought.

[Monitor] Mayuge -President Museveni has said that about half of the 122 million coffee seedlings distributed to farmers by the UPDF under the Operation Wealth Creation programme have dried up due to drought.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

More Refugees Enter Uganda As Fighting Rages in South Sudan

[Monitor] Kampala/Gulu/Mayuge -Refugees fleeing continued fighting in South Sudan are at risk of catching diseases due to congestion and poor hygiene at Ngomoromo Camp in Lamwo District, where 3,000 refugees are camped waiting to be moved and resettled.

[Monitor] Kampala/Gulu/Mayuge -Refugees fleeing continued fighting in South Sudan are at risk of catching diseases due to congestion and poor hygiene at Ngomoromo Camp in Lamwo District, where 3,000 refugees are camped waiting to be moved and resettled.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda