UTN News

UTN ON HANDS ON FOR INTERNEES

By UTN Reporter

At a time when Hands on Skills is most needed in almost all sectors, the Uganda Television Network, UTN is working Institutions of Learning to provide hands-on training in value addition.

This hands-on training equips Students with the required technical skills and exposure to appropriate technologies that enhance production and marketability of the knowledge they learnt in class.

The Technical Skills Training program is aimed at building capacities of Students so that they acquire the necessary basic skills in Scripting, News Reporting, Voicing, Editing, Camera basics, Production and managing websites.

The training is conducted by skilled and knowledgeable Practicing Journalists.

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News

STANDARD GAUGE RAILWAY SAGA

The Export and Import Bank of China, Exim has developed cold feet to finance the remaining Standard Gauge Railway line from Nairobi to Kisumu to Malaba Uganda border line, the Finance Minister of Uganda Matiya Kasaija has revealed.

The Exim bank contemplation to fund the Nairobi, Kisumu Mlaba SGR

IGG MULYAGONJA BLASTS MPs OVER GRAFT

The Inspector General of Government has lambasted MPs for fueling the rampant corruption in the country by shielding officials implicated in grand theft of public funds.

Irene Mulyagonja made the scathing remarks shortly after

KAMPALA CYCLISTS LAUNCH COOPERATIVE UNION

By UTN Reporter

Kampala - Boda Boda Cyclists in Kampala have launched a Cooperative Society that will enable them access affordable Motor Cycles on credit.

The Union coded Kampala Civic Centre Boda Boda Transporters Cooperative Society-KCCBT was launched today in Kampala

DPP FINALLY TAKES OVER KAYIHURA TORTURE CASE

Kampala-The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Mike Chibita has finally taken over the prosecution of the Inspector General of Police and seven of his seven senior officers in connection with the beating of supporters of Dr Kizza Besigye’s supporters last month.

The takeover by the chief government prosecutor as mandated by article

KAYIHURA TO SUE MEDIA OVER AINNE REPORTS

The inspector general of police Gen Kale Kayihura has threatened to sue media houses that earlier accused him of having hailed hostage Christopher Aine.

Kayihura mentioned this while conducting are community policing meeting at

BWANIKA WRAPS UP IN MASAKA

Masaka - Peoples’ Development Party Flag bearer Dr. Abed Bwanika wrapped up his campaigns in Masaka his home district.

Bwanika implored the locals to usher in a new dawn in Uganda’s

OYAM RDC GIVES YOUTH ULTIMATUM

North: Oyam - The Resident District Commissioner for Oyam District Julian Akullu has given the youth in the District an ultimatum of four (4) days to refund over 8 million shillings meant for the youth capitation fund in Ajalo B Parish Iceme Sub County.

The Youths’ leadership in the area is said to have, misappropriated the funds

DGF AND UMWA LAUNCH MEDIA GENDER EQUALITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

BY NANTEZA RITAH

The Uganda media women’s association {UMWA} has launched a media for gender equality and social justice that focuses at promoting

Kampala Traders Strike - URA maintains stance

Kampala- Traders in Kampala have closed shops in protest against Uganda Revenue Authority’s directive to prosecute those found evading taxes through false declaration of goods.