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10:07
10:07

Nakasongola Leaders Want Roads Damaged by Floods Rehabilitated 1 3

Many roads are now impassable over heavy rains and rising water levels of Lake Kyoga since 2020. Some roads are submerged by water, culverts collapsed and filled with potholes.
23:09
23:09

Six Family Members Suffocate to Death In Nakasongola

Anyweine says that the six family members are believed to have died after suffocating as result of the smoke from charcoal stove.
15:35
15:35

Nakasongola Residents Impound 23 Heads of Cattle Belonging to UPDF Major

Charles Bisaaso the LC 1 Chairman of Mwolwe village in Wabinyonyi sub county says that the cattle had caused damage to crops for past two years and they appealed to commanders of the barracks to take action in vain.
15:45
15:45

Two Motorcyclists Found Dead In Nakasongola

Isah Ssemwogerere, the Savannah Region Police Spokesperson, says that police are yet to identify the second victim because they didn’t find any identification document on his body.
11:54
11:54

Buruuli, Bunyala Chiefdoms Launch Fresh Demand For Lost Land buruuli chiefdom 1 3 Top story

Buruuli chiefdom says the British protectorate government dispossessed them of their land and handed it over to Buganda in reward for her alliance in the Anglo– Nyoro war, which ousted Omukama Kabalega of Bunyoro and forced him to flee to exile.
15:09
15:09

Contractor Given 2-Months Ultimatum to Complete Sezibwa Bridge 2 1

The Ministry of Works and Transport contracted the Company in 2019 to tarmac a road and construct the bridge that connects Nakasongola to Kayunga district for a tune of 15 billion Shillings. The construction was supposed to be completed within 18 months, but was later granted a six months extension.
07:46
07:46

MP Gilbert Olanya Involved in Accident Along Kampala-Gulu Highway

Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson Isah Ssemwogerere says that a vehicle registration number UAT 491K belonging to the MP rammed into a vehicle UBB 861B Fuso that was parked along the road.
06:09
06:09

Minister Mutasingwa Involved in Accident Along Kampala-Gulu Highway

Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson Isah Ssemwogereresays says that Mutasingwa who is also the Buikwe Woman MP was travelling from Gulu in vehicle registration number UBG 979G Toyota Land Cruiser when the accident occurred.
20:03
20:03

Outrage As Allowances Get Lion Share Of Nakasongola COVID 19 Budget 1

The District Task Force chaired by Dan Muganga the Resident District Commissioner also unanimously resolved to spend 49.2 million shillings on monitoring adherence to COVID 19 SOPs.
09:33
09:33

New Rhino Born At Ziwa Sanctuary In Nakasongola 1 Top story

UWA spokesperson, Bashir Hangi, says that the birth of the Rhino is a clear testimony that the sanctuary has the ability to multiply the rhinos, conserve as well build confidence among tourists.
11:19
11:19

Nakasongola Registers Increase in Local Revenue Collection 1 1

According to Nakasongola District Chief Administrative Officer Alex Felix Majeme, the district has collected 920 Million Shillings in the financial year 2020/21 from 539 million shillings collected in 2019/20.
16:34
16:34

Nakasongola District Suspends Emyooga Programme Over COVID-19 loans

Now Alex Felix Majeme the Nakasongola District Chief Administrative Officer explains that the high numbers of beneficiaries converging at the offices seeking approvals for withdrawal of funds poses a risk and may encourage spread of the virus.
11:35
11:35

Nakasongola Asks UGX 588M to Fight Second Wave of COVID-19 1

Sam Kigula, the Nakasongola district LC V Chairperson, says the money is needed to intensify their efforts in the fight against the pandemic because of the laxity in the community
08:47
08:47

Former Councillors Petition District Speaker to Retain Gov’t Smartphones 1

At the end of their term, the councillors passed a resolution to transfer the ownership of smartphones from Nakasongola district local government to individuals. However, Alex Felix Majeme, the District Chief Administrative Officer refused to implement the resolution and instead attached the councillors' allowances for the last council sitting to recover the cost of the phones.
14:51
14:51

20 Female Inmates Test Positive of COVID 19, 29 Contacts Isolated at Nakasongola Prisons

Dr. Agaba Byamukama, the Nakasongola District Health Officer, says the affected inmates have been transferred to another facility under Uganda Prison Services for treatment. He says that 29 other inmates were in contact with the positive cases having been isolated.
12:05
12:05

Nakasongola Leaders Advocate For Construction of Mini Water Supply Schemes Water Scarcity 1 3

In Lwabyata Sub County, only 37% of residents have access to clean water. Samuel Muruuli, a resident say a jerrycan of water often goes up to Shillings 700 in the dry season.
11:12
11:12

Gov't Valuer to Ascertain Stone Prices Before Nakasongola Renews MOU with Energo Company

The five-year MOU between Energo Uganda Company Limited and Nakasongola district to do stone quarrying from Kageri rock in Wabinyonyi Sub County expired on December 31st 2020.
17:29
17:29

Nakasongola District Embarks on Updating Tax Database local revenue 1 2

Nakasongola District collected 539 million Shillings during the Financial Year 2019/2020 and close to 800 million Shillings by March 2021, far below the estimated collection of 1.3 billion Shillings. The district targets to increase its revenue to one billion Shillings in the financial year 2021/2022.
12:35
12:35

Teacher in Nakasongola Blocked from Swearing in As Councillor 1 3

Alex Felix Majeme the Nakasongola District Chief Administrative says that according to Local Government, Ssejjemba was supposed to resign his government job before he was nominated and elected as councilor.
18:19
18:19

CAO Rejects Councillors' Resolution to Retain Gov’t Smartphones 1

As they ended their tour of duty, the Councillors unanimously passed a resolution to transfer the ownership of the same smartphones from Nakasongola district local government to themselves, arguing that they remain a key reference point, who will be consulted often on local issues and report the same to the relevant authorities using the same smartphones.
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