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08:23
08:23

Buikwe RDC Accused of Conniving With Land Grabbers NASA 1

“Under the law, a Kibanja owner is not supposed to buy a plot of land bigger than three acres, is not supposed to establish a long-term investment, long-term investments can only be done by landlords. Bibanja owners only grow food crops like beans, cassava, and potatoes,” Buikwe RDC told the meeting.
14:41
14:41

Two Dead, 26 Injured in Jinja-Kampala Highway Accident 1

Ssezibwa regional police spokesperson, Hellen Butoto blames the accident on speeding, stressing that the two commuter vehicles involved were attempting to overtake a struggling truck from a narrow point in the highway.
20:55
20:55

BUL Defeats Maroons FC 3-0 in Premier Leage Encounter 1

BUL's winning spree was kick-started with an own goal from Maroon's Jacob Okao in the seventh minute of the game. The win was sealed off by Alex Kitata's goals in the 13th and 32nd minutes of the game respectively.
07:51
07:51

WAFCON Qualifiers: Algeria Defeats Crested Cranes 2-1 1

Crested Crane's assistant coach, Ayub Khalifa, admitted setbacks in defense that cost them the match.
14:00
14:00

Crested Cranes in Buoyant Mood Ahead of Algerian Hurdle

While addressing journalists on Tuesday, the Crested Cranes Coach Abdallah Khalifa said that, much as they struggled to defeat Rwanda recently, the team has worked on a few shortcomings.
10:56
10:56

Parliament Committee Queries Government for Disregarding Dual Gauge Railway Line MGR 3 1

The Committee on National Economy Chairperson, John Bosco Ikojo is dismayed and wonders why the government chose to go for two separate lines instead of implementing the dual gauge to save taxpayers money.
13:28
13:28

Lugazi CDO On Run Following Accusations of Extortion Lugazi Municipality 1

Hellen Butoto, the Ssezibwa Regional Police spokesperson, says that the secretary is locked up at Lugazi CPS as investigations into the matter are ongoing. “CDO Nahone Ruth of Lugazi municipality is still on the run,” she said.
07:30
07:30

Kawolo Hospital Saves Costs with New Portable Oxygen Generator 2 2

Kawolo Medical Superintendent, Dr. Joshour Kiberu, reports a reduction in expenditure on oxygen since the hospital received the oxygen generator. He notes that the hospital used to use 40 cylinders weekly, which required them to hire a vehicle at Shillings 350,000 to transport and refill them. Each cylinder could also cost less than Shillings 40,000 to refill.
11:59
11:59

Lugazi Residents Decry Delayed USMID Road Works 5 6

Godfrey Kiwanuka, one of the residents, says that the contractor is so slow compared to Sterling. Kiwanuka notes that if the contractor cannot manage the work, he should resign from the job so they can get a contractor who can.
12:36
12:36

Security Guard Succumbs to Wounds after Attack on Petrol Station 1 3

Abiriga is among seven people who were attacked by twenty machete and stick-wielding thugs at around 3: 00 am on Monday at Magnum Pump fuel station in Kitega Cell in Lugazi Central Division in Lugazi Municipality in Buikwe District.
09:53
09:53

Eleven Sisters Take Perpetual Vows 3 1

The sisters committed to living a life of chastity, poverty, and obedience before the Lugazi Diocesan Bishop Christopher Kakooza as the main celebrant and the Mother Superior General, Sr. Mary Christine Nakitende who heads the congregation of St. Francis.
19:43
19:43

BUL FC Defeats Maroons FC 5-0 goal 1

The win puts BUL FC in the second position on the UPL table standings, closely behind table leaders, KCCA FC.
08:05
08:05

Busoga United FC Defeats Vipers SC 1-0 1

Afani Ikooba, the head coach of Busoga United says that their win has elevated their points from six to nine, which has strengthened their hopes of surviving the relegation zone. Ikooba further says that the boys have been enlightened with a winning spirit and they are willing to face off with all their league opponents without any inferiority complexities.
14:42
14:42

Mukono Makeshift Bridge Endangers Travelers 1 3

On Monday evening, 65-year-old Mariam Namakula, a resident of Wasswa Village at Najjembe Division slipped off the bridge and drowned in the river. Ronald Malofu, the LC I Chairperson of Wasswa Village, says that Namakula is not the first person to fall into the river.
12:03
12:03

Butchers in Lugazi Protest New Slaughter Slab Charges 4 1

Godfrey Kisitu, the Slaughter Slab Chairperson says the new rates are exorbitant and were set without consulting the leadership.
17:52
17:52

Buikwe Seed School’s Failure to Replace Stolen Computers Worries ICT Candidates 3 1

Buikwe District District Education Officer- DEO, Julius Kizito Musisi, says that the issue of the missing computers was raised to his office and he reported the matter to the police for investigations.
14:24
14:24

Nabakooba Blocks Eviction of Bibanja Owners in Buikwe 1

Solomon Lukyamuzi, one of the affected residents explained that his landlord gave him a two weeks ultimatum to buy the land or face eviction.
10:15
10:15

School Director Dies Behind Steering Wheel 1

Namulondo was found dead behind the steering wheel of her vehicle on Tuesday night along Nkokonjeru-Nyenga road while heading to Kisoga town.
14:05
14:05

Mbikko Community Eulogise Missionary Priest Leonard Wiedemayr 1

Several communities within Njeru Municipality in Buikwe District continue to eulogise fallen Catholic priest, Fr. Leonard Wiedemayr, in remembrance of his selfless service towards the less privileged individuals in society. Wiedemayr, a missionary priest attached to the Mill Hill Missionaries, died on August 15 in his home country of Austria. He was 92.
12:51
12:51

Foreign, Local Silver Fish Dealers Clash Over Quality 2 1

Tonny Egwiru, a Congolese national and one of the biggest exporters of silverfish from Kiyindi landing site, says that the poor post-harvest methods have now forced many transnational traders to hire boats and buy fresh silver fish from the trappers on the lake and sundry it themselves.
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