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Stumping Old & Underproductive Coffee Trees Boosts Productivity, UCDA Tips Mukono Farmers

State Minister for Agriculture, Fred Bwino Kyakulaga (4th Right) is joined by UCDA staff and Mukono district officials led by LCV chairperson, Rev. Peter Bakaluba Mukasa (3rd Left) to launch the fertilizer distribution programme in Greater Mukono Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA) has distributed organic fertilizers to farmers in Central

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Q&A: PSFU Boss Asiimwe Emphasizes Need For Small Businesses To Formalize To Benefit From COVID-19 Stimulus Package

PSFU Executive Director, Stephen Asiimwe Private Sector Foundation Uganda (PSFU) acknowledges that businesses were hit hardest during the two- year  Covid-19 lockdown. However, with the recent  full reopening of the economy, PSFU Executive Director, Stephen Asiimwe (SA), says that there is hope with discussions  going on to have businesses supported. In an

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Key Stakeholders Commit To Fight Illicit Goods Flooding Ugandan Market

Julius Nkwasire (L), the URA Assistant Commissioner Enforcement speaking at the workshop as other officials look on Key stakeholders have committed to fight illicit  goods in Uganda. Uganda Breweries Limited, Uganda Revenue Authority (URA), British American Tobacco (BAT), Kampala City Traders Association (KACITA) and the Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID) of Police among

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Retired Politician Settles Into Farming, Says You Need To Build Stamina To Make Money

John Baptist Okello Okello is growing vegetables including cabbages for commercial purposes  Retired politician, John Baptist Okello Okello, has settled into farming – making way for young politicians to take up political offices. Okello Okello was Member of Parliament  for Dokolo North County and LCV Chairperson for  Dokolo district. However, he called it quits

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