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17:08
17:08

Security Investigates Reported Presence of Desert Locusts In Masaka 2 4

Godfrey Ssenkaayi, the Masaka District Entomology Officer, says their analysis has since established that the suspicious insects are real desert locusts. He however, expressed doubt that the insects were captured in the area.
16:04
16:04

Masaka Municipality Bans Roadside Car Washing Bays 1 2

Emmanuel Gakyalo, the Masaka Municipality Deputy Town Clerk explains that the decision is meant to curtail the rising number of washing bays operating in ungazetted areas with some being put so close to roads leading to their destruction before their lifespan is due.
14:21
14:21

Masaka Municipality Want Local Government to Terminate Market Project Contract 1 1

The local leadership led by the Municipality Mayor Godfrey Kayemba, have petitioned the Minister for Local Government Raphael Magyezi, demanding for discontinuation of Multiplex Alshamas Limited from continuing with the contract for Masaka central market over failure deliver the works on schedule.
12:13
12:13

Government Losing Billions to Underutilised Internet Backbone Infrastructure 1

In the 2006/2007 financial year, Government through the National Information and Technology Authority-NITA-U secured funds to put-up a National Data Transmission Backbone Infrastructure to provide connectivity to Government entities, Ministries and Departments across the country.
19:33
19:33

DP Organizing Secretary Annuls Election of Party Leaders in Masaka 1 4

There were reports that the elections that were held on January 30, 2020, were marred with grave irregularities. It is on this basis that Kidandala called for fresh elections in Masaka, overturning the outcome of a process presided over by the party’s National Vice President and DP district Chairman Fred Mukasa Mbidde.
14:28
14:28

Farmers Worried as Strange Pests Invade Plantations in Masaka 5 2

Many believed that the type of green bubble-coloured, short-horned grasshopper which was cited in different plantations in Lwega parish was a swarm of highly destructive wild locusts, which were in the recent past cited in Kenya.
07:11
07:11

Two Suspected Masterminds of Masaka Robberies Arrested 1 3

Kanakulya says after their arrest on Sunday evening, the suspects led police to Kawoko trading center in Bukomansimbi district were they had robbed a pub and several shops on Friday night.
20:05
20:05

Masaka Village Chairpersons in Trouble for Alleged Misuse of Stamps Masaka Municipality 3

Nakkubulwa, who denies having entered any transaction, says she was shocked recently to see strange people claiming ownership of her plot with a sales agreement endorsed by the village chairperson.
20:18
20:18

Masaka Municipality On the Spot Over Poor Road Works 1 6

The 2019 Auditor General’s report which was released recently, faulted Masaka Municipality leadership for failure to provide proper accountability for funds allocated to them by central government under the Uganda Road Fund scheme, that caters for periodic maintenance of community access roads.
20:24
20:24

Masaka DP Leaders Reject Party Roadmap 1 5 Top story

On Tuesday, Masaka DP Elder's council backed by constituency and sub county leaders convened a crisis meeting in Masaka town, in which they unanimously rejected the program citing the suspicious compilation of the party register and irregular polling process.
17:22
17:22

Masaka Veterans Excited Ahead of Somalia Mission 3

The army is recalling about 2,700 veterans to back-up the soldiers deployed on an African Union Peacekeeping Mission in Somalia. The mobilized veterans will form Uganda Battle Group 31 and 32 to augment UPDF operations under the mission.
20:12
20:12

Masaka Groups Conned in New Government Wealth Creation Project 1 3

However, a team of project coordinators and the Office of the Resident District Commissioner faced a hard time today, when they attempted to meet leaders of intending beneficiary enterprise groups from Masaka municipality. A number of group had complaints that were cheated in a sham registration and evaluation processes.
21:00
21:00

26 Schools Fail to Produce Single First Grade in Masaka 5 1

Gerald Nsambu, the Masaka district Education Principal Inspector says that out of 4,607 candidates who sat for their PLE from Masaka district last year, only 526 scored aggregates in the first grade. 1,043 were in second grades, 1,836 in the third grades, while 1,021 scored aggregates in the fourth grades. Most of the schools that had no first grades are government-aided.
16:23
16:23

Mp Ssekikubo Charged, Remanded to Masaka Prison 1

Ssekikubo was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm and inciting violence; cases which stem from spates of violence witnessed during the National Resistance Movement, NRM party primaries in Sembabule District, in August 2010.
11:26
11:26

Masaka Municipal Leadership on the Spot over Unspent Road Funds Jude Mbabali 1 1

In the 2018/19 financial year, government allocated Masaka municipality Shillings 2.4 billion for periodical roads maintenance works. However, the money was returned to the Central Treasury because of the failure by the municipality to utilize it despite the sorry state of the road network there.
22:15
22:15

MP Ssekikubo Faces Fresh Charge of Attempted Murder 1 4 Top story

Charles Ndyabanyire, the Greater Masaka Deputy Regional Criminal Investigations Officer indicated that that they were under instructions not to release Ssekikubo but instead charge him concurrently with all his pending offenses.
07:43
07:43

Ssekikubo Blames Gen. Tumwine for His Woes 4 1 Top story

However, the legislator accuses Tumwine of enforcing the quarantine to create a monopoly and profiteer from cattle trade with his business associates at the expense of local livestock farmers.
17:29
17:29

Police Summons Masaka Municipality Principal Treasurer over Missing Funds

The summons signed by Elias Bayiruka, the Masaka District Criminal Investigations Officer, require Sauda Namuleme municipality principal treasurer to appear before Masaka central police station on 11th January 2020 for interrogation and statement recording.
16:47
16:47

Masaka Municipal Leaders Locked in Power Struggle 3

The power struggle pits John Behangaane, the Municipal Town Clerk, Sauda Namuleme the Municipal Treasurer, Goretti Namugga the Senior Procurement Officer and a section of councillors.
21:03
21:03

Persons with History of Aggression Barred from Gen Muntu’s Party 1 2

The party has strictly forbidden the recruitment of persons with a taint of intolerance and any form of political aggression.
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