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11:43
11:43

Seven LCIII Chairpersons Defeated in Greater Luweero NRM Primaries NRM Primaries 2020 1

According to results declared by NRM District Registrars in Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola at least seven Sub County and town chairpersons were defeated in the primaries.
18:01
18:01

Bribery, Underage Voting Mar NRM Primaries in Nakasongola Town NRM Primaries 2020 4 1

The primaries turned chaotic over the involvement of underage youths, multiple voting and bribing youths with alcohol. The irregularities were witnessed at Wabinyonyi, Buruuli Quarter, Wakibombo, Kansiri and Nakasongola Central village in Nakasongola town.
12:48
12:48

Nakasongola LCV Candidates in NRM Primaries Trade Accusations of Bribery Voter Bribery

Wandira who is also former LC 5 Chairman has accused the incumbent of soliciting Uganda People Defense Forces- UPDF soldiers from Katuugo army detach to vote for him at Kyabutayika and Bamusuuta Polling stations located in Kakooge Sub County.
09:14
09:14

Foot and Mouth Disease Outbreak Reported in Nakasongola animal quarantine

The fresh outbreak has been reported in five farms located at Butiiti village in Nabiswera Sub County.
11:03
11:03

Eleven Computer Sets Stolen from Kakooge SS

The thugs also stole several hard discs and monitors which were donated by Uganda Communication Commission as a strategic plan to build the capacity of schools in Information and Communication Technology in Education. UCC donated the computers under its Rural Communications Development Fund (RCDF).
18:12
18:12

I am Retiring From Elective Politics- Muruli Mukasa NRM primaries 1 Top story

In a message to URN, the 68-year-old minister, who has served two five year terms in parliament, says he is retiring from elective politics but will continue serving in government. He however, didn’t respond to our query why he is quitting elective politics.
20:52
20:52

Nakasongola Bans Daytime Fishing on Lake Kyoga Illegal Fishing 1

Mariam Nabutaka the District Female Councillor for Lwampanga sub county says that they directive was brought in good faith to fight illegal fishing and fishermen should adhere.
16:31
16:31

Crocodile Devours Fisherman in Nakasongola crocodile attack

It's reported that Zziwa met his death on Thursday night after he sneaked into the Lake Kyoga to lay fish traps along the shorelines. In the process, he was captured by a crocodile and eaten alive, according to Ronald Ssedinda, a fisherman at Kibuye Landing Site.
12:38
12:38

Cultural Reps Condemn Tribal Spurts in Nakasongola Campaigns buruuli chiefdom 5

Gerald Kyanjo, the Buganda Kingdom representative in Nakasongola says that aspirants who are campaigning along tribal lines should be rejected by residents because they are agents of conflicts.
15:26
15:26

Buganda Chief Defies Directive To Halt Palace Reconstruction 1 1 Top story

Kyanjo told URN that he has since communicated to the town clerk indicating that they are putting up semi-permanent structures that don’t need approval from his office.
06:08
06:08

Fisheries Unit Struggles to Eradicate Monofilament Nets illegal nets 1 1

The use of monofilament nets was banned as part of the measures to prevent depletion of stocks arising from the collection of immature fish and other water species.
04:49
04:49

Rising L. Kyoga Water Submerges 549 Latrines in Nakasongola pit latrines 2 1

In Nakasongola, a total of 549 pit latrines across the sub-counties of Kalungi, Lwampanga, Lwabyata and Nabiswera have been swept off by the overriding water, according to a report on the impact of the rising water levels released by Nakasongola Chief Administrative Officer Alex Felix Majeme.
07:51
07:51

Truckers Adopt Alternate Routes to Dodge COVID-19 Testing in Nakasongola 3

At Kyamukonda parking yard, drivers are supposed to undergo a mandatory test of COVID-19 and those who are found positive are transferred to isolation centres in Kampala, for treatment.
15:40
15:40

Suspected Boat Thief Lynched After Court Sets Him Free Lake Kyoga

The LCI Chairman of Kabasombwa village James Kwerigira explains that the fishermen surrounded Kagolo in his temporary house and destroyed it before he attempted to escape.
08:06
08:06

Town Council Halts Reconstruction of Kabaka's Palace fire 1 Top story

In his June 15th, 2020 notice, Kasibante tasks Kyanjo to submit architectural drawings, structural plans and land title for area before he is allowed to resume the reconstruction works. He threatens to institute legal procedures against Kyanjo should he fail to comply with the directives.
10:29
10:29

UPDF Soldier Tests Positive for COVID 19, Seven Quarantined at Nakasongola Barracks

Lieutenant Ibrahim Ssekito, the Nakasongola Army Barracks Spokesperson told URN that the soldier had gone for a medical checkup, a routine undertaken before one is redeployed after concluding his leave. He had previously travelled to Kasese district.
20:05
20:05

Two People Drown in Water Pond in Nakasongola drowning

The deceased were identified as Ibrah Lumu, 16, a primary six pupil at Wabinyonyi SDA Primary School and his uncle Ronald Kasaka, 23, both residents of Sikye village in Wabinyonyi sub county.
16:19
16:19

Nakasongola District to Spend UGX 10.4m on Councillors Smartphones communication 3 1

Rose Namayega the Nakasongola District Planner says that the money was re-allocated from budget for administrative costs and it will be available to implement council resolution.
15:48
15:48

Lake Kyoga Fishermen Protest Size of Boats Recommended for Use 4 1

Before the lake is reopened for fishing, the unit has announced that only boats with the interior overall length of 28 feet will be registered as recommended by the fish act. But fishermen and their leaders are protesting the guideline which they say, does not apply to Lake Kyoga, on the basis of its water levels and cost of acquisition.
14:50
14:50

Fisheries Protection Unit Stuck with 41 Unclaimed Vehicles Lake Kyoga 3

Lieutenant Colonel Benon Namanya the commander of Fisheries Protection Unit at Lake Kyoga says that to date 73 vehicles and 25 motorcycles were returned to rightful owners while 41 vehicles and 109 motorcycles are unclaimed.
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