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17:47
17:47

Kasese Health Facilities to Test All Patients who Had Contacts in Mubende, Kyegegwa ebola 2 1

Steven Bagonza, the Assistant District Health Officer-ADHO told URN that the district has re-organised contact tracing teams that will be tasked with following up these individuals and other suspected cases in the district.
11:32
11:32

Pictorial: Uganda Police Force Win Inter-Forces Games 2022 in Kasese Police FC

This year’s edition was hosted by Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA in Mweya, Queen Elizabeth National Park under the theme: “Interforce Collaboration a key to Effective Wildlife Protection”.
07:48
07:48

Police Crowned Champions of Inter-Forces Games 2022 Uganda police force 3 2

The competition returned this year having temporarily been suspended due to the COVID- 19 pandemic and attracted teams from Police, Uganda Peoples’ Defense Forces-UPDF, Uganda Prisons Service-UPS and Uganda Wildlife Authority -UWA.
16:02
16:02

Muhokya Town Council Passes Ordinance to Enforce Animal Control 5 1

Enerst Masereka, the town council speaker told URN that they have been forced to put up more stringent restrictions on animal rearing and movements within the town council to create order and also safeguard the town council from litigations in case of accidents caused by wandering animals.
12:04
12:04

Katwe Health Center Struggles to Operate Without Staff Houses 1 2

Health workers say that the absence of accommodation and decent housing in Katwe Town Council has also exacerbated the problem of absenteeism.
15:39
15:39

Money Changers Asked to Legalize Operations Bank of Uganda 3 2

Nelson Bbosa, an expert in Non-Banking financial institutions at BoU, says that the BoU wants all money changers to come under regulations and if they are small to meet requirements, they should form associations.
08:24
08:24

Bughendera County Leaders, Residents Renew Demand for District 6 1

Bughendera is a mountainous area predominately occupied by the Bakonzo. It is comprised of Kasitu, Ngamba, Ntoroto, Harugale, Ndugutu, Bukonjo, and Sidira sub-counties.
14:46
14:46

Kinyamaseke Traders Decry Sorry State of Temporary Market 7 1

Obed Masereka, a butcher told URN that it's tough whenever it rains because the temporary market lacks shelter. He also says that the temporary market is far away from the town council center and only attracts a few buyers.
12:26
12:26

Kasese Cotton Farmers Decry Poor Quality Seeds 5 1

Joshua Ayebale, a farmer in Mubuku says that if the government had ensured quality the supply of quality cotton seeds to the farmers and provided the necessary incentives like pesticides, there wouldn't be a need to buy cotton seeds from elsewhere.
10:53
10:53

Kasese Muslims Ask Government for Secondary Schools 5 1

Kasese District Kadhi Musa Baluku told URN that whenever pupils complete primary school, they have to travel to the central part of the country to seek a Muslim secondary school.
07:07
07:07

Learners Shun Classes after Kasika Mudslides 5 2

Zaverio Mugisa, the Deputy headteacher of Kigoro Primary school told URN on Tuesday that only 269 out of the 589 who were present before Wednesday last week have since returned for studies.
14:16
14:16

Gov't Orders Mountain Slope Residents to Vacate Or Else... 3 2

Chris Baryomunsi, the Minister of Information, Communication Technology and National Guidance, said that the persons staying and cultivating in the mountainous and other disaster areas irrespective of their social status must put into consideration the effects of their activities on nature and the risks to their own lives.
15:01
15:01

Kasese Mudslides Victims Recieve UGX 5 million Each from President Museveni 4 2

At least 16 people were killed after heavy rain caused mudslides in Kisika, Rukoki sub-county on Wednesday. The landslide buried dozens of homes and their occupants and left several residents, mostly women and children, nursing injuries at a nearby hospital,
12:23
12:23

Kasese Mudslide Victims Demand for Aid kasese mudslides 5 2

According to the district rapid assessment report, more than 1,000 house people were affected by the mudslides.
08:12
08:12

Police Hands Over Bodies of Kasese Mudslide Victims to Relatives for Burial kasese mudslides 1 2

The Rwenzori East Police Spokesperson, Nelson Tumushime, says that they have handed over 15 bodies to their families for burial as they continue searching for the missing people. He says that they are still doing assessments before issuing a detailed report.
18:58
18:58

Pictorial: Mudslides Cause Havoc in Kasese Again Top story

At least 15 people were confirmed dead by Wednesday evening with rescue efforts ongoing to trace three more missing people. Seven people were reported injured and hundreds of properties destroyed.
15:10
15:10

Kasese Mudslide Update: Six More Bodies Recovered, Three Still Missing mudslides 2 2 Top story

The mudslides occurred at around 2: 30 am on Wednesday morning in Kasika, Rukoki Sub County Kasese district following heavy rains. At least 20 houses were reduced to rubble and property of unspecified value was buried in the mud.
11:46
11:46

Kasese Mudslides: Nine Bodies Retrieved 5 1 Top story

The mudslides occurred at around 2:30 am on Wednesday.
10:42
10:42

Five Dead, Hundreds Displaced As Mudslides Hit Kasese

The landslides followed heavy rain that pounded the district on Tuesday night.
16:27
16:27

We Are Crumbling: Kasese Private School Administrators Ask Gov't For Financial Help private schools 7 2

Erisa Kule, the head teacher of Happy Hours Junior in Kasese town told URN that it's unfair for the Government to issue directives stopping schools from increasing fees while the costs of essential commodities needed for their daily operations are on the rise.
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