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12:26
12:26

Low Student Intake As Gov't Injects UGX 6b At Sasiira Technical Institute 2 1

Despite the investments, Nakasongola district leaders are concerned about the low student intake, especially from the host district.
11:31
11:31

165 Kilometers of Road Network in Nakasongola Impassable 2 1

Kigula explains that sections of roads were cut off after culverts curved in whereas others developed deep potholes filled with water.
12:43
12:43

Nakasongola District Council, Executive Bicker over Service Commission Leadership 2 1

James Kigudde, a former representative of urban authorities on the Commission had been appointed Chairperson by Nakasongola District Chairperson Sam Kigula in March. But in June this year, the district council directed the Executive Committee to cancel the appointment and propose another nominee.
14:01
14:01

Case Mismanagement: LC V Chairperson Drags State Attorney to DPP 2

The LC V Chairperson, Retired Lieutenant Sam Kigula has petitioned the office of the Director of Public Prosecution over the matter. The 2021 annual crime report ranked Nakasongala eighth among districts with the highest cases of livestock theft after registering 113 cases.
07:49
07:49

Buruuli Chiefdom Asks CAO To Block Buganda From Selling Land At Administrative Units land conflict 1

Kasirye has written to Nakasongola Chief Administrative asking him to stop Buganda county chiefs from selling land at administrative units and ensure those involved are apprehended.
20:59
20:59

UHRC Boss Questions Preventive Arrests By Security Personnel Human Rights 5 2

Wangadya made the remarks while opening the four days’ high-level Human Rights Training for divisional intelligence of officers of Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI) at the School of Military Intelligence located in Migyera town council, Nakasongola district.
11:01
11:01

Fire Kills One Worker, Injures Four Others At Nile Fibreboard Company fire outbreak

Brians Ampaire, the Nakasongola District Police Commander, says that preliminary investigations indicate that the fire started from the Silo Sanding section and spread through the ducts to the Boiler section before it crossed to other sections of the factory.
12:04
12:04

Councilors Grumble as Nakasongola Renews Quarrying MOU with Energo at UGX 50M 1 1

Energo Uganda Limited Company is carrying out stone quarrying at Kageri rock in Wabinyonyi Sub County. The stones are used to construct roads in Kampala city and other highways in Uganda.
14:23
14:23

Flood-prone Nakasongola Allocates Only Ugx 5M for Managing Disasters Disaster Management 2 1

Sam Kigula the LC 5 Chairperson of Nakasongola says that the district expects flood re-occurrence any time as rains start and that the funds will be used mainly by the committee to carry out assessments in case floods occur, and report to Office of the Prime Minister for support.
10:58
10:58

Fears As Displaced Persons Return to Lake Kyoga Shores Flood victims 4 2

Betty Nanyange, the Secretary for Health in the Lwampanga town council, says that after waiting for a long time without help from the government, several residents have returned to their old ramshackle buildings because they couldn't afford to rent or to stay with relatives.
13:54
13:54

Nakasongola Leaders Divided Over Proposed City Boundaries buruuli chiefdom 5 2

There are disagreements about the boundaries of the city. While some leaders suggest that the entire district is elevated, others are proposing that the city should only take up an area within a radius of 10 kilometres from Nakasongola Town Council.
13:01
13:01

Police Recovers 98 Cattle Stolen By Herdsmen In Nakasongola 4 1

Nakasongola Deputy Resident District Commissioner Jonathan Akwateireho says that the herdsmen took advantage of the manager's absence to walk away with the herd. Preliminary investigations indicate that the herdsmen had earlier hired land in Nakaseke and built a kraal as part of the ploy.
10:32
10:32

Absenteeism of Headteachers Blights Education In Nakasongola incompetence 1

Samuel Mbangire, the Nakasongola District Inspector of Schools, says that the findings by the RDC are true, adding that they have since operationalized the Sanctions and Rewards Committee to handle among others the disciplinary cases such as the absenteeism of school heads.
15:41
15:41

Solicitor General Advises Nakasongola To Rescind Appointment of DSC Chairperson 2

Now, the Solicitor General in a May 19th, 2022 letter signed by Harriet Tukamushaba advises the district to conform to article 198(2) of the constitution and Section 54(2) of the Local Government Act, which stipulates membership in the District Service Commission.
12:30
12:30

40 Policemen Deployed to Boost Fight Against Animal Thefts in Nakasongola Uganda Police Force 2 1

Phillip Mukasa the Nakasongola District Police Commander says that the fight against rampant animal thefts had been hampered by a lack of manpower and Police Patrol.
11:09
11:09

Pastor Wanted For Allegedly Defiling Child Under His Care defilement 4

According to the family, pastor Bogere approached the girl’s auntie in Nakajooga village in Nakasongola town council four years ago and requested to stay with her niece after separating from his wife. He promised to pay for the girl’s education, which excited her aunties prompting her to surrender the child.
14:04
14:04

Vandalism: Nakasongola Residents Celebrate Easter Without Power UMEME limited

Fred Lubinga, the LC 3 Chairperson of Katuugo town council explains that on Tuesday night thugs cut down six electric poles between Katuugo and Kakooge towns along the Kampala-Gulu highway and made off with the cables.
12:52
12:52

Security Ready for Nakasongola Easter Thieves Police 2 1

Sam Kigula, theChairman of Nakasongola district says that ahead of Easter Sunday, the thieves are likely to carry out more raids in the area to steal animals for sale in the season.
16:37
16:37

African Armyworms Outbreak Escalates Animal Deaths In Nakasongola african army worms 1

Fredson Kakooza Wilson, the LC 3 Chairperson of Nabiswera sub-county, says that he personally lost all pasture on his 50 acres of land whereas his neighbour lost pastures on 200 acres of land. Kakooza says that pastoralists can’t afford pesticides to spray the worms, which have spread across large farms in the sub-county.
11:04
11:04

Nakasongola to Establish Detach to Curb Animal Thefts 1 1

According to Nakasongola district authorities, between 10 to 20 heads of cattle are stolen each day in Nakasongola and sold in Kampala City.
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