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10:49
10:49

NRA/NRM Day: Kasese Demands The Freedom of Mumbere, Royal Guards 5 3

Ferigo Kamable, the Kasese Municipality MP says there is unequivocal demand from the Kingdom subjects for the government to pardon Mumbere and his co-accused.
13:00
13:00

Lightning Kills Two Pupils, Injures Four Others In Kasese lightening 1 3

Margret Twikirize, the school head teacher says the tragedy occurred during a heavy downpour accompanied by a storm that started in the afternoon.
09:25
09:25

Rwenzururu Cultural Institution Finally Receives UGX300M Emyooga Fund 6 1

Ms. Hellen Masika, the deputy executive director of Microfinance support Center-MSC, says that the cultural Institution was given special consideration given the multiple challenges including conflicts and disasters that have affected its economy.
13:48
13:48

Kasese Flood Hit Schools Operating Through Tough Conditions kasese schools 7 2

Friday Bwambale, the deputy headteacher of Bulembia Primary school, says that the school management wrote to Kilembe Mines requesting to use its unoccupied wooden structures and these have now been modified to create three classrooms and office space
11:26
11:26

Missing Discharge Certificates Slows Down Veterans Verification Exercise In Rwenzori 2 1

Col. Wabwire also says the number of veterans who turned up especially from Kasese District has been overwhelming, saying that they considering requesting more time to handle those who would have been left out.
10:26
10:26

Another Hima Cement Factory Fire Victim Succumbs To Injuries

Jean-Micheal Pons, the Chief Executive Officer Hima Cement, says “We had hoped that he would improve but he, unfortunately, succumbed to his injuries,” reads part of the statement.
13:07
13:07

Kasese Hawkers Plead for Mercy After Govt Ban 4 1

According to a circular to all Resident District Commissioners, City Commissioners, District Police Commanders and District Internal Security Officers, the minister said that they had received information about criminals masquerading as hawkers in villages, especially in Western Uganda. He advised that such trading should be restricted to trading centres.
23:30
23:30

Hima Cement Factory Fire Victims Evacuated To South Africa For Treatment 1

According to a statement shared with URN reporter on Wednesday, the factory Country CEO Jean-Micheal Pons said the condition of the two victims had necessitated their evacuation to South Africa for further treatment at a specialized burns unit.
07:05
07:05

Bodies of Hima Cement Factory Fire Victims Lined up For DNA Testing 2

Carol Kezabu, the Hima Cement Factory Public Relations Officer URN on Monday that they have opted for DNA testing to positively identify the victims. The bodies were evacuated to Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital-FRRH where DNA testing will be conducted.
08:43
08:43

National Building Review Board Investigates Hima Cement Factory Fire Outbreak 3 1 Top story

On Sunday, a team led by Eng. Flavia Bwire, the Executive Secretary at the National Building Review Board picked samples from the fire scene to investigate the possible causes of the fire outbreak. Bwire says that after their investigations, they will produce a report that will inform both the government and the factory management on the next course of action.
16:11
16:11

Parents in Kasese Hesitant to Return Learners to School school re-opening 9 2

School administrators argue that parents are trying to avoid paying schools fees until their convinced of their children's safety.
12:02
12:02

Hima Cement Factory Suspends Operations 2 1

Jean-Micheal pons, the country Chief Executive Officer Hima Cement said in a statement that operations at the factory has since been suspended as the company takes stock of the incident and ensure that the after-effects are fully contained.
09:10
09:10

Kasese District Leaders Pay Tribute to Ezron Bwambale 6 2

Local leaders, both present and former all heaped praises on the deceased describing him as a pillar of unity who supported the health and education sector in the district.
11:24
11:24

Kasese Teachers Struggling To Create Content In Absence Of Abridged Curriculum 4 2

Evaleri Bwamable, the deputy school headteacher of Ibanda Primary in Maliba Sub County, says that teachers have failed to have a comprehensive study outline due to the absence of a guiding curriculum.
12:54
12:54

Schools Frustrated Over Delayed Release of Capitation Grant Capitation Grants 13 2

In December, the Ministry of Education released 62 Billion Shillings as capitation grants for schools in the current financial year. The grant normally is used by schools to procure instructional materials, facilitate co-curricular activities, school management, and payment of utilities like electricity and water.
23:37
23:37

UPDF, FADRC Unearth Sinister Plans To Disrupt Operation Shujja in DR Congo 1

In a joint press statement issued by UPDF spokesperson Brig Gen Flavia Byekwas and her Congolese army counter Maj Gen Leon Richard Kasonga Cibangu on Monday, it says the armed group is harboring sinister clandestine plans deliberately intended to sabotage the military actions against ADF and the joint discredited the operation.
16:45
16:45

Parents in Muhokya IDP Camp Struggling To Return Children To School Muhokya camp 8 1

Alimah Aryemah, the chairperson of Muhokya IDP camp, says that the camp has about 183 school-going children many of whom are under the care of single mothers. She told URN that none of the 60 students in secondary school was able to report back on Monday.
12:25
12:25

Kasese, Bunyangabu School Administrators To Discuss Fees Increment with Parents school fees 5 2

David Kirere, the headteacher of Kabatunda SDA primary school in Kayabarugera Sub-county in Kasese, says that they have suspended parents’ contributions for this term until when they hold a general school meeting with the parents.
08:03
08:03

Construction Of Kasese District Administration Block Stalls Again 1 1

Eliphazi Muhindi Bukombi, Kasese district LC V chairperson, says they presented a budget of Shillings 2.2 billion to the president’s office to help them complete the block.
11:58
11:58

"Small" Fish Traders Stopped From Taking Products Into DR Congo Markets Mpondwe Fish Market 6 1

Kasese RDC Lt. Joe Walusimbi says that the move is meant to regulate the fish business and help the domestic market also thrive. He says that once the local fish market is deserted it hurts the local economy.
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