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Expectation as Opportunity Bank Opens Lira Branch

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Ban No More: Twelve Mbale Youth Groups To Share YLP Funds

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Min. Naduli gives shs.1m to Lango Media SAACO

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By Aciro Rita Hope & Denis Otti The Microfinance Support Center Limited is on the verge of getting back the lost glory of the existing Cooperatives and SACCOs within the country. This was revealed during a consultative meeting held in Gulu town last month to handle the different ways of bringing up the fallen and …

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Speaking Tuesday during the official opening of a 5 day training of over 1000 members of Ikwera SACCO at St. Margret Girls’ Primary School in Aduku Town Council, Kwania district, Collins Agaba the program Manager for Project of Financial Inclusion in Rural Areas (PROFIRA) says the training is to educate members of the community on …

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Just as it warned it would several days ago, as part of its latest quarterly economic outlook report , the International Monetary Fund [IMF] just slashed its forecast for 2019 global GDP to just 3.5% from 3.7% as of October, its lowest forecast in three years, while warning that trade tensions pose further downside risks …

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Members [also calling themselves delegates] of Masaba Cooperative Union [MCU] have petitioned the registrar of cooperatives seeking his intervention to have annual general meeting held after three years. They are also demanding thorough accountability from the current board members, adding that they also need to be free when talking about MCU properties. John Wamboza, the …

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Gulu – Ministry of Labour, Gender and Social Development (MLGSD) has promised to continue giving financial support to best performing women projects being funded by Uganda Women Entrepreneurship Programme (UWEP) to enable them grow bigger. The assurance was made on Tuesday – December 11, 2018 by Mr. Frank Mugabi, Communications Officer for UWEP during field visits …

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Gulu – Sadolin Paints Uganda on Thursday opened a new colour center in the heart of Gulu town to expand market reach for customers in the northern region. The Gulu colour center is located along Gulu Main Street next to Barclays Bank Gulu branch. Through franchise agreement with local entrepreneurs, Sadolin Paints Uganda is to …

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Lira – 18, November, 2016 – If the value of many assurances made by government through her Trade and Industry Minister, Hon. Amelia Kyambade were in good faith and danced to, there would be no turmoil in entire Lango sub-region. On November 18, 2016, trade minister Kyambade met Lira district [town] disgruntled local traders who …

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From January to December – Ugandan youth are full of complain, not at ease and talk of no job placement. This practice, however, is common with those in urban towns who are diploma and or degree holders. While this is an annual talk, those in rural areas, formally or informally educated – are either practicing …

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Soroti – The Market and Agricultural Trade Improvement Program project-2 (MATIP-2) officials are impressed with the quality of works and pace of the construction of the Soroti central market. “I am impressed with the progress of construction works made by the contractor within nine months. This means the contractors are keeping with time and I thank …

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By David Okema Gulu – Farmers in Northern Uganda, benefiting from the various projects being implemented by government of in the agriculture sector have linked the unchanging poverty situation on government. Mr. Salim Saleh, a 35 year old small scale farmer dealing in cassava in Tetugu parish Koro sub-county in Omoro district in the recent …

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