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Elderly Persons Struggle to Survive meals 6 1 Top story

80-year-old Justine Nakijjoba, a resident of Kakoolo zone in Luweero town explains that her daughter who was working in a restaurant in a restaurant to support her was sent back home after it was closed due to lack of customers.
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Don’t Profit In Coronavirus pandemic - Bishop Ssemogerere pope francis 2 1

Bishop Ssemogerere says that benefitting in such a crisis is an evil before God and people should refrain from the act.
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Luweero Market Vendors Working in Shifts social distancing 1 2

Abdul Majid Ssemwanga the Chairperson of Kasana Market Traders’ Association the market hosts over 300 traders and it was difficult to implement four meters circumferential distance.
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Water Shortage Hindering Implementation of COVID-19 Measures Hand Washing 1 3

Sebastian Kayizzi the LC 1 Chairman of Genda village in Luweero district say the two boreholes at the village broke down last year leaving 90 homesteads with no access to water.
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Luweero District Eases Clearance for Motorists Transporting Sick, Expectant Mothers 4 1

joyce Bukirwa the Vice Chairperson of Butuntumula sub county says that an expectant mother at Kakuuto village delivered on roadside after motorists declined to transport her to Health center over the Presidential ban.
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Luweero District Drafts Ugx 57M Budget for COVID-19 Fight 4 1

Ronald Ndawula the LC 5 Chairman of Luweero district says that the budget was tabled before District Executive Committee and Chief Administrative Officer asked to make reallocation within the budget to realise the money to ensure the activities are done to prevent the disease.
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100 Veterans Evicted From Kapeeka Town amid Coronavirus Fears

The veterans have camped in Kapeeka town since 2016, allegedly waiting for compensation for their contribution to the war that ushered in the National Resistance Army-NRA regime, then led by President Museveni. The veterans are from Kiboga, Kampala Mbarara, Ntungamo, Kyegegwa, Kiruhura, Isingiro, Rakai and Masaka among other districts.
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Four Isolated in Luweero, Distress Calls Overwhelm Health Officers COVID-19 1 2 Top story

Luweero District Health Officer Dr Innocent Nkonwa says that samples from the suspects have been dispatched to Uganda Virus Research Institute for testing. Nkonwa added that the district has since designated Nyimbwa Health Center IV to host coronavirus suspects.
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Coronavirus Threat; Luweero Service Commission Relocates to School Premises corona virus 1 3

Richard Ssembajjwe, the chairperson Luweero District Service Commission says that the Commission could not suspend the interviews because they need to recruit staff within this financial year, a failure of which could have financial implications for the district. The interviews are expected to run until April 2, 2020.
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Luweero Head Teachers Association Chairperson Arrested over Alleged Defilement

Abraham Tukundane the Luweero District Police Commander says that Police arrested Ssendege after registering a complaint that he allegedly grabbed and forced a 17-year-old girl into sex at her at home located at Kavule zone in Luweero town on Wednesday.
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Corona Virus: Chinese, Ugandan Under Investigation In Luweero

Dr. Innocent Nkonwa, the Luweero District Health Officer explains that they dispatched a team to the industrial park after staff intimated that the Chinese National who arrived in country three days ago had developed symptoms similar to those of corona virus patients but the administrators had concealed the case.
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Corona Virus: Defying Ban On Religious Gatherings Is Like Committing Suicide-Luweero Kadhi 1 4 Top story

Sheikh Ramadhan Nsanja Mulindwa, the Kadhi Luweero Muslim District has thrown his weight behind the president’s directive, saying Islam teaches respect and obedience to guidelines from authorities especially if they are intended to preserve life.
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OC Kakinzi Police Post In Trouble For Assaulting Sub County Speaker torture 2

Its reported that Katondwaki assaulted Kiwanuka when he went to Police Post and demanded release on bond an 18-year-old boy Brian Ssekajugo who was detained after reporting a case of torture against his boss George Mpagi.
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Murders, Aggravated Defilement Top High Court Criminal Session in Luweero Luweero High Court

According to the cause list issued by Justice Wilson J. Kwesiga the head of Criminal Division, Justice Mugenyi will handle forty cases in the next forty days at Luweero high court. The cause list includes 16 aggravated defilement cases and 15 murder cases. Other cases include four rape cases, three aggravated robbery cases, one kidnap and one indecent assault case.
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Renovation Works At Bukalasa Agricultural College Launched World Bank 3 2

Muhwezi who is also head of Secretariat Technical Vocational Education and Training Policy Working Group revealed that in the first phase the renovation works will be executed by Vambeco Enterprises Uganda at 9.4 billion shillings.
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Luweero NRM Registrars Resort to Door To Door For Mass Registration Local Governments 1 4 Top story

Tiff Nsubuga, the Luweero Sub County NRM Party Supervisor, says village registrars were advised to move door to door so as to bring the exercise closer to people and enroll more members.
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Urban Authorities Petition Magyezi Over Public Finance Management Regulations Ministry of Finance 4 1

Majid Batambuze the Chairperson of Urban Authorities Association of Uganda says that once the money is deposited in Bank of Uganda, the Ministry of Finance is slow to approve requests to utilize the funds, which affects service delivery.
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Mayors Want Nomination Dates Revised 5

Moses Kayondo Ssebalamu the LC 3 Chairperson of Wobulenzi town council says that the long campaign period affects service delivery as the office bearers abandon them to join the race to save their seats
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Councilors Reject Request to Buy Vehicle for Luweero CAO 1 4

The Speaker Flavia Nakitende later ruled that buying car for the CAO be scrapped off the work plan and the old car is repaired. Nakitende said that the request was selfish and the money should be allocated to completion of district office block.
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Gov’t Security Agencies to Vet NRM Coordinators 1 4

The coordinators will be recruited as part of a nationwide drive championed by President Museveni’s Senior Political Advisor and Personal Assistant Milly Babalanda. The recruitment follows a directive issued recently by President Yoweri Museveni, for the enlistment of cadres from the village level ahead of 2021 elections.
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