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14:03
14:03

Citizens, Leaders Celebrate Rwanda Border Re-opening Announcement 8 2

Jackson Muganiizi, a resident of the Uganda-Rwanda border of Kibanda parish in Kamwezi sub county , Rukiga district says that however much news about re-opening is highly welcome, but Rwandan government should consider compensating families of Ugandans whose relatives were shot dead by its security forces.
07:44
07:44

Rwanda to Open Katuna Border on January 31 3 Top story

The Uganda-Rwanda borders were closed on February 27, 2019. At the time, Rwandan President, Paul Kagame accused Ugandan authorities of spying on Rwanda, abducting Rwandan citizens and locking them up in non-designated areas.
13:31
13:31

Parents of SFC Soldier Detained in Rwanda Lose Hope 3 1

Edward Bakeiha, a father to Arinda says that after the victim, he immediately altered the office of the town council LC3 Chairman and Resident District Commissioner for help.
13:51
13:51

Armed Rwandan soldier arrested in Uganda 2 2

Godfrey Nyakahuma, Kabale Resident District Commissioner confirms that Ndagijimana was saved by Mathias Arinetitwe alias Matiya, Butanda sub county Gomborora Internal Security Officer while already injured on the upper eye.
13:35
13:35

Another Ugandan Arrested by Rwanda Security Personnel 3 1

Anthony Twijukye, a resident of Buhoro village in Rwene parish was arrested by Rwandan security on Wednesday at 5:00 pm. According to Deus Rwenduuru, his son was guarding a garden of beans about 100 meters from the border on Ugandan soil.
10:20
10:20

Rwandan Security Holds SFC Soldier 1 Top story

UPDF Spokesperson, Brigadier Flavia Byekwaso told URN on Tuesday that Arinda who was on official pass leave crossed to Rwanda to buy cattle at the neighboring market cheaply.
07:05
07:05

Rage as Rwandan Nationals Grab Land, Plant Eucalyptus On Ugandan Soil 11

According to residents, an unspecified number of Rwandan nationals from Gisuru village in Nyagatare district, Nothern Province illegally crossed into the area early this year and grabbed two hectares of land on Kyaninanuunu hill in Rukore village, Kahondo parish, five kilometers inside Uganda’s territory.
18:56
18:56

Rwandese Cattle Cleared to Enter Uganda at UGX50k, Sold to DR Congo at 5m 5 1

Godfrey Nyakahuma, Kabale Resident District Commissioner told our reporter that the smuggling of cattle has persisted due to the silent benefit of local leaders at the border. Nyakahuma discloses that security investigations have established that local leaders earn 50,000 Shillings for each cow they cleared.
20:04
20:04

RDC Intervenes in Late Karambuzi Family Feud 7 3

In memory of Karambuzi, Museveni built a 32 roomed commercial building in Kabale Municipality along Kabale – Katuna road to support his family. However, Karambuzi sisters accuse their younger brother Happy Karambuzi of using the building alone.
19:45
19:45

Four Hotels Face Probe for Violating COVID-19 Control Measures 3 5

Security and health officials argue that the hotels work normally during the day by serving food and soft drinks, but change the business into dancing clubs under the cover of darkness. Monalisa Lounge and Little Liz Hotel's reportedly play loud music at night and operates bars, despite the continued closure of bars.
07:56
07:56

Kigezi Prisons Struggling to Transport Inmates from Courts 1 4

Inmates appearing before the courts from police detention centres and remanded for the first time in Kabale, Rukiga, and Rubanda districts are taken to Rukiga or Rubanda prisons where they spend 14-days under surveillance and testing before they are transferred to Ndorwa Prison for remand.
17:32
17:32

Security Resumes Fulltime Deployment Along Uganda-Rwanda Border 4 2 Top story

Godfrey Nyakahuma, the Kabale Resident District Commissioner, says that security authorities have resumed full-time deployment of Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) and Police along the border because of the increased
19:33
19:33

Uganda Deports Another 15 Rwandan Nationals 2

The Rwandan nationals were deported through the Uganda, Rwanda border of Mirama Hills in Ntungamo district on Wednesday. According to the source, the first batch of eight personnel was deported at 11 a.m. while others were deported at 4 p.m., and were both received by Rwandan authorities at the Rwandan side of Kagitumba.
19:06
19:06

52 Arrested in Crackdown against Operating Bars in Kabale 2 5

The operation under the command of Kigezi Region Field Force Unit-FFU Commander Henry Kisembo was conducted today in the suburbs of Bugongi and Mundeeba in Northern Division, Bicycle garage street and Kigongi streets in Central Division, Mwanjari cemetery business centre in Southern Division, Kabale Municipality and Kyobugombe trading centre in Kaharo sub-county.
16:58
16:58

Security Blocks Former Kabale RDC’s Farewell Party 3 5

While speaking during a COVID-19 security meeting on Tuesday which attracted all Sub-county chiefs and Officer-in-charges of sub-county police posts at Kabale District Council Hall, new RDC Godfrey Nyakahumaissued a statement saying that the party is hereby blocked.
08:00
08:00

Officials Clash as Two Bodies of Rwandan Nationals are Repatriated from Uganda 4 4

Officials clashed when Nshangabasheija explained that Ugandan security investigations indicate that Dusabimana was cut from Rwandan side and his body dumped from Uganda.
17:37
17:37

Kabale Residents Protest Continuous Illegal Entry of Rwandans 7 5 Top story

Nickson Kanyesigye, a resident of Bigaaga and Victor Arinda a taxi driver, says that as locals they have many unanswered questions. They note that official transport from Butanda to Kabale town is Shillings 10,000 but Rwandan passengers using taxis driven by their fellow Rwandans willingly pay between Shillings 100,000-500,000 per route.
13:13
13:13

Rwandan Dies While Sleeping Under the Rain in Uganda 2 1

While on his way back very drunk, the Rwandan failed to walk and slept in the garden of sweet potatoes, where a heavy downpour found found him and he died in the process. Elly Maate, police spokesperson for Kigezi region confirms the incident saying that the deceased’s body has been taken to Kabale RRH for postmortem.
09:22
09:22

Kisoro RDC’s Driver And Escort Arrested Over Armed Robbery 2 1

A police officer at Kisoro police station told our reporter on condition of anonymity that Loki, who is currently on official leave had left a gun in Captain Mugisha’s home in Nyaruhengeri, Southern division Kisoro municipality.
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