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12:04
12:04

Katuna One Stop Border Post Contractor Accused of Substandard Works 2 2

Heaps of soil that he had been poured on the exit road to Rwanda caved creating huge cracks on the verandah of the block housing a generator and the exit parking yard.
16:59
16:59

Ebola Update; Rwandan Nationals Blocked from Crossing to Katuna 2 1

Authorities have since deployed heavily along the common borders to control the movement of people as one of the measures to contain the disease. Although Rwandan nationals usually cross freely into Ugandan territory, today, they were blocked by military and police personnel and ordered to return to Rwanda.
16:51
16:51

URA Registers Increased Revenue Collection at Uganda-Rwanda Border Katuna border 4 2

Gordon Mutungi, URA Customs in-Charge of the Katuna border says that each month, 470 million Shillings revenue is collected, which is above the target of 400 million Shillings.
12:23
12:23

Ministers Ashamed after Comparing Gatuna Rwanda Border with Uganda's Side katuna border post 4 5

Ministers Rebecca Kadaga for East African Community Affairs, Katumba Wamala for Works and Transport, Jim Muhwezi for Security and Raphael Magyezi for Local Government on Wednesday made an impromptu visit to the border to investigate why works are "taking forever" to reach completion despite many years elapsing after awarding of the contract.
15:55
15:55

Kabale Market Vendors Reject Space Allocation Committee 4 2

Last month, Kabale Municipality authorities converged in Kabale municipal stadium and selected Rev. Canon Jack Katarishangwa to head the committee.
09:38
09:38

Kabale District Officials Refund Part of UGX 289m PDM Funds 4 1

On Tuesday, 120 million Shillings was deposited on Kabale district account number 01983501007176 in DFCU Bank. The suspects committed to refunding the balance at the beginning of next month.
13:08
13:08

Missing UGX 289M PDM Funds: Two More Kabale Officials Arrested 2 1

Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Spokesperson told our reporter on Monday that Natumanya and Mujuni were arrested on Sunday evening after being lured by security authorities to report to Kabale police station.
11:50
11:50

Guard Robs Indian Businessman UGX 8M at Gunpoint

Nisnant, who manages the Tiptop bakery Kabale branch, says that after retiring from work, Ecidu together with an unidentified man placed him at gunpoint and ordered him to surrender all the money on him.
08:04
08:04

Kabale Authorities, NEMA Officials Clash Over Proposed Closure of Mining Company 7 5 Top story

The officials had visited the mining site to investigate complaints from the community that the company was discharging contaminated water directly into a nearby stream, a tributary to river Kiruruma, which flows through Kabale town to Kyanamira and Maziba sub-county up to Rwanda.
12:25
12:25

Mining Company in Kabale On Spot over Environment Destruction ADREM 10 6

Sam Kyomukama, an officer in charge of the police protection unit for the Kigezi region says that he has already visited the area and confirmed that the company is directly draining contaminated water and mud into the stream, a tributary to river Kiruruma.
14:32
14:32

Kabale Truck, Special Hire Drivers, UNRA in Fresh Row Over Space 5 2

Tom Tibyangye, a special hire driver, says that while using the space, he saw UNRA trucks pouring soil while tractors dug holes in the remaining part. Tibyangye says that they were never given prior notice to vacate the space and reasons why UNRA no longer wants them to use it.
16:33
16:33

Katuna One Stop Border Post Contractor Accused of Failing to Compensate Resident 4 1

Dalton Byakatonda, a resident of Kihengamo Village, in Katuna Town Council, Kabale District says that in 2020, workers of Amugoli General Enterprises Limited illegally trespassed on his quarter-acre of land with excavators and started extracting murram and soil.
15:33
15:33

Fuel Tanker Fire: Driver, Turn man Admitted with Burns 1 3 Top story

Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says that the fuel tanker registration number SSD 775Q was on its way from Kampala to deliver fuel to Baj Petro Station Rwakaraba, Nothern division in Kabale town.
12:39
12:39

Traffic Paralyzed along Mbarara-Kabale Highway following Tanker Explosion 2 Top story

The fuel tanker was destined for Kisoro from Kampala. Mbarara-Kabale highway connects to the Uganda-Rwanda border of Katuna and the Uganda-Democratic Republic of Congo border of Bunagana in Kisoro district.
01:08
01:08

Kabale Loses Gov't-Built Industrial Park to Better-Endowed Kisoro 3 1

Major (rtd) Fred Bwino Kyakulaga, the State Minister for Agriculture in charge of Crop production has revealed to URN reporter that during last week’s cabinet meeting that he personally attended, it was resolved that the fully-fledged industrial park be constructed in Kisoro district.
09:30
09:30

Rwandan Franc Gains Against Uganda Shilling at Katuna Border 2 1

Robert Katureebe, one of the prominent money changers at Katuna border says that so far, Rwandan 1,000 franc trades at as high as 3,350 Ugandan Shillings buying and 3,700Uganda shillings selling.
13:53
13:53

URA Lost UGX 14Bn due to Katuna Border Closure 2 2

Peter Gikwiyakare, Uganda Revenue Authority Customs Manager in charge of the south-western region says that before the border closure, URA would collect about 400 million Shilling per month.
07:38
07:38

Comply with Rwandan Rules, URA Warns Ugandan Traders 2 2

Speaking to Uganda Radio Network at Katuna border on Monday evening, Peter Gikwiyakare, Uganda Revenue Authority Customs Manager in charge of the south-western region said that however much border reopening brings many opportunities for cross border trade and household income improvement, traders must endeavor to comply with requirements set by the Rwandan government.
12:44
12:44

Hundreds Fleeced in Bridge Water Stocks Scam 8 1

The online company that abruptly shut down started attracting locals mid last year. At the time, a number of business operators, teachers, and religious leaders had been enticed into investing money in the company with an assurance of receiving massive profits after a specified period. Every client would also get a bonus after recruiting another.
21:59
21:59

Uganda-Rwanda Border Reopening: Katuna Border Registers Slight Increase of Trucks 3 2

Honest Tahinduka, a clearing agent at the Katuna border told URN on Tuesday evening that he had cleared three trucks, which he described as a positive development. He revealed that when the border closed, he joined iron ore mining due to unemployment.
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