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14:53
14:53

Gov't Releases UGX 500M for Renovation of Maziba Primary School 2 3

The structures that include seven classroom blocks, head teacher’s office, staffroom, and store were destroyed by landslides in May 2020. However, there was no intervention from the government leaving teachers and parents uncertain if the school will reopen.
16:23
16:23

Newly Constructed Seed Schools in Kigezi Region Lack Power 9 2

At Rwamucucu Seed Secondary School, the head teacher, Rev. Ivan Muhoozi says that the computer laboratory can’t operate without power. He adds that the school is financially incapacitated to buy a generator.
07:38
07:38

Four Schools in Kabale Fail to Re-open 4 3

The Director Rev. David Rurihoona says that the school was partly being supported by a non-government organization he declined to reveal, which advised him to shut it down. Rurihoona says that he is now rebranding the premises to focus on another project he is still discussing with the donors.
21:42
21:42

Schools Reopening: Kabale Bus, Taxi Operators Abandon Park 3 9

Our reporter saw taxis and buses loading from Kigongi main street and Butorere along Kabale, Mbarara road, opposite centenary bank along Kabale-Katuna high way and former Kisoro Taxi Park commonly known as Esso along Kabale-Kisoro road.
12:06
12:06

Maziba Primary School in Ruins Ahead of Reopening 6 4

The school structures were destroyed by landslides caused by heavy rains on May 2, 2020. The seven classroom blocks, head teacher’s office staffroom, and store were completely destroyed.
09:34
09:34

FUFA Disqualify Kigezi FC From Uganda Cup For Using Ineligible Players 2 3

The letter explains that Kigezi FC is disqualified from the competition for breaching article 3 (a), (b), and Article 12 of the Uganda Cup Rules 2021.
18:25
18:25

UNRA to Develop Four out of Projected Nine Landing Sites on Lake Bunyonyi 2 3

The possibility of ferry services on Africa’s second deepest lake is a result of a campaign commitment made in 2015 by President Yoweri Museveni to ease transport across the water body which had become a death trap for travellers to the districts of Kabale and Rubanda in South Western Uganda.
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.
17:52
17:52

Kabale Hospital Suspends Use of Common Anti-biotic 2 1

According to Lauben Kyomukama, the medicine and therapeutic committee chairperson of Kabale Regional Referral Hospital, the decision to suspend the use of the drug was reached this month following enough research about its (in)effectiveness.
12:45
12:45

Kamuntu Sues Kigezi Iron Ore Miner's Association Officials for Defamation 3 6

Through his lawyers of M/S Beitwenda and company Advocates, Kamuntu accuses the trio and others of defaming him through media. He also argues that Mbabazi is not a resident of Rubanda district and his company has never employed any of those demanding payment.
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.
10:55
10:55

Nurse Caught Sleeping, Patients Stranded During Impromptu IG Visit to Kamukira HC IV IGG 5 2

Kamukira is the only health centre IV in Kabale Municipality, yet the area which has three divisions does not have a Health Centre III, which leaves patients with not so many options at their disposal. As part of the ongoing anti-corruption week, the Inspectorate of Government made an impromptu visit to the facility, to among others, review its services and operations.
09:45
09:45

Uganda Loses UGX 20 Trillion Through Corruption Annually-IG GIZ 6 1

According to the survey, at least 131 billion Shillings is lost through taxation, 459 billion Shilling lost in user fees utilities, another 820 billion Shillings lost in natural resources, and 15 billion Shillings lost in environmental degradation.
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.
14:36
14:36

Former NRA Recruitment Agent Frustrated in Search of Compensation 2 10

Warren Tumusiime 70, a father of seven and resident of Kabasyaba village in Kahondo Parish, Maziba Subcounty, Kabale District said he joined the NRA’s movement to capture power in 1984 through the incumbent Minister of Security Rtd. Maj. Gen. Jim Muhwezi Katuguugu who was then the NRA Rebel Movement’s Director of Counter Intelligence in charge of Western Uganda.
13:26
13:26

Kabale, Rubanda Leaders Shun Opposition MPs' Consultative Meetings 2 1

Alex Byakatonda, Kabale district communications officer argues that the local leaders were not even aware of the visit by the leaders of the opposition.
13:04
13:04

Lawyer Muhangi Withdraws from Ndorwa East Loser’s Election Petition Appeal 2 2

In a leaked notice dated 20th November addressed to the electoral commission, Niwagaba and his lawyers, M/S Lukwago and Company Advocates, M/S Barirere Muhangi, and Company advocates, Muhangi indicates that he has withdrawn from handling the case. Muhangi did not give details and explanation behind his withdrawal from the case.
15:36
15:36

MUBS Student Ventures into Stone Quarrying 4 3

A 22-year-old female student of Makerere University Business School (MUBS) has turned the nationwide lockdown to start and grow a stone quarrying business.
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