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Locally Made Anti-Tick Vaccine To Save Gov’t Shs3.8 Trillion Annually – NARO

Minister for Agriculture, Frank Tumwebaze administers the first anti-tick vaccine  for field trials at MBAZARDI   Scientists  and politicians Thursday afternoon convened at Mbarara Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MBAZARDI) in Mbarara to launch the Final Field Trial for Ugandan made anti-tick vaccine. The vaccine was developed by scientists at the National

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Minister Bwino Irked By Non-Ugandan Coffee Served In Public Offices As UCDA Intensifies Drive To Grow Domestic Consumption

The State Minister for Agriculture, Fred Bwino Kyakulaga (Right) is joined by UCDA MD, Dr. Emmanuel Iyamulemye (Centre) to hand over Espresso machines to Government MDAs and Universities The State Minister for Agriculture, Fred Bwino Kyakulaga, has declared war against public offices serving non-Ugandan coffee. “Whenever I go to government offices, I

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AgribusinessBanking

Why Dfcu Bank Is Concentrating On Empowering Women-Owned Businesses

dfcu Bank Executive Director and Chief Commercial Officer William Sekabembe addressing the participants The training for the first cohort of women under the Business Accelerator Program, an initiative of dfcu bank, Agribusiness Development Centre and Rabo Foundation has started. The four-month training is aimed at equipping businesses and their owners

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18 Countries In Uganda To Benchmark On How URA Is Using Science Based Model To Grow Revenue Collections

URA CG Musinguzi (2nd Left-front row), Finance Minister Musasizi (Centre-front row) and AFTA's Mary Baine (2nd Right-front row)  are joined by other participants for a photo during the launch of the training at Sheraton Hotel in Kampala Over 18 African countries have convened in Kampala to benchmark on how Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) is deploying science based model

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Entrepreneurship

Milk Bank: Innovative Winner Of Shs76m NSSF Cash Moves To Create ATM-Like Hot Milk Dispenser To Grow Consumption

 Lwetutte (L) and his colleague serving hot and ready to drink milk. Milk Bank, one of the 43 start-up ideas that won US$20,000 (76.4m) National Social Security Fund (NSSF) and MasterCard Foundation seed fund last week intends to grow milk consumption in the country by setting up an automated machine-like hot milk dispenser. Based along

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