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12:21
12:21

Bundibugyo Registers Spike in GBV, Child Abuse Cases Domestic Violence 4 1 Top story

Faith Kabafumu, the OC in charge of the Child Protection Unit, says that children are the most affected in these cases. She says that the COVID-19 lockdown has exposed children to a risky lifestyle and to offenders who usually take advantage of their age and domestic challenges.
20:12
20:12

Bundibugyo MP's Task Gov't to Transfer DRC Asylum Seekers refugees 5 1

According to legislators the camp, where they are now, is congested with 2,680 persons recorded from 81 households. They argue that the camp is posing a serious health risk to both the internal and external population after 126 persons tested positive for COVID-19.
14:54
14:54

Congolese Refugees in Bundibugyo Cry Out For Assistance 7 3

Last month, more than 650 refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC fleeing the war in the eastern part of their country entered Bundibugyo District through Rwamabale Sub County in Ntoroko district.
12:06
12:06

Missing Bundibugyo Man Found Dead in Flooded Valley 1 1

Abraham Bamwitirebwe, the Kirumya Sub County LCIII says that he had received reports from Baguma’s family that he had disappeared from his home for the last three days under unclear circumstances.
12:49
12:49

Water Submerges Gardens in Bundibugyo 5 1 Top story

Anthony Bigambo whose land is affected greatly by the development, says that he was taken by surprise to find his garden submerged last week despite the fact that there was no rain in the area. The farmer says that he has lost gardens of cocoa and banana.
10:46
10:46

Lockdown Delays Proposed West Ruwenzori Diocese Take-Off 4 1

Rev. Julius Tumwesige, the Archdeacon of Bumadu says the Christians are key sources of Church income and the closure of church premises complicates fundraising initiatives yet they need up to 100 million Shillings to purchase the Bishop’s car, complete the beautification of Bumadu Church and have a startup fund to run the Diocese.
18:50
18:50

Bundibugyo Hospital Runs Out Of PPE PPE's 2

Dr Amon Bwambale, the Acting Medical Superintendent and chairperson case management committee says that the facility has only 10 N95 masks left.
08:28
08:28

Pictorial: Burial of Obudingiya Bwa Bwamba Queen Mother

Nansolia was born in January 1932 in Bubandi Sub County, Bundibugyo District to the late Erinest Kitika and Jorolina Nasisiliya.
08:09
08:09

Obudingiya Bwa Bwamba Queen Mother Laid to Rest Rwenzururu movement 6 3

Wilson Mubulya, the kingdom premier saluted the deceased for not only taking care of her family but also remaining committed during the Rwenzururu struggle in 1962. He recognized her role in the creation and leading of prominent women groups in the church of Uganda, whose impact remains visible.
12:21
12:21

Only 20 People to Attend Burial of King's Mother Rwenzururu movement 1

The cultural institution spokesperson Rev. Godfrey Kyomuhendo says they have to comply with the standard operating procedures-SOPs as guided by the ministry of health.
08:16
08:16

Over 600 Congolese Enter Bundibugyo As War Escalates in Eastern DRC congolese refugees 6 1 Top story

The LC V Chairperson, Robert Tibakunirwa says that they have been carrying out a verification exercise to establish all the refugees.
14:28
14:28

Bundibugyo Turns to Para-Social Workers to Curb Early Child Pregnancies 1 7

The district probation officer Grace Pamela says they are worried that the suspension of schooling activities could fuel the already high cases of child pregnancies among school girls.
15:56
15:56

Six Arrested For Illegally Settling in Muhokya IDP Camp Muhokya camp 4

The Kasese Resident District Commission Lt. Joe Walusimbi says the evaluation exercise also established that more than 100 people are unknown to the camp leadership.
11:38
11:38

Bundibugyo RDC Refutes Reported Influx of Congolese Refugees Into the District 6 1 Top story

Asiimwe Banji has denied the reported influx of the refugees, saying that they are aware of people with relatives in DRC who have habitually aided them to enter the district through Rwamabale in Ntoroko District.
17:15
17:15

Bundibugyo District Runs Out Of Covid-19 Vaccine Doses 4 2

The District Health Officer-DHO Dr Christopher Kiyita attributes the shortage to an increase in the uptake among the population and the surge in the number of covid-19 cases.
07:33
07:33

Eight UPDF Soldiers Injured in Bundibugyo Accident updf officers

The accident occurred when a numberless armoured UPDF vehicle alias Nyoka lost control and overturned at Dumba cell in Bundibugyo town council along Fort Portal-Bundibugyo road.
16:40
16:40

Bundibugyo Cocoa Farmers Decry The Gradual Fall in Produce Prices 7 2 Top story

Alima Komuhangi says middle men only come and tell them that the prices have gone down without giving them any explanation. The farmer who also buys fresh cocoa from other farmers for resale asks the government to intervene and stabilize the prices.
17:42
17:42

Bundibugyo Leader's Ask Government To Resolve Row Over Hoisting of OBB Flag 5 2

After attaining office in May, Tibakunirwa committed to diligently work with OBB and immediately ordered the hoisting of the flag at the district headquarters.
10:17
10:17

OBB Leaders Remind President Museveni To Honour Pledges To The Kingdom 5 1

During his installation, President Museveni pledged to provide an official car, security detail and construct a palace for the Omundhingiya. But the kingdom prime minister, Wilson Mubulya, says that seven years down the road none of the promises has materialized.
09:59
09:59

Pictorial: Obudingiya Bwa Bwamba-OBB Marks Seven Years Coronation Anniversary Top story

Over ten large tents provided for the celebrations filled to capacity. Many celebrants had to brave the scorching sun during the colourful event that went on until 7 PM. The day was marked with cultural and traditional performances and speeches.
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