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18:18
18:18

Muntu Promises Agricultural Bank to Tooro Farmers financial service 2 1

Muntu argued that farmers are exploited by commercial banks that give loans with high interest rates, which in turn hinders them from gaining from agriculture since the money they earn ends up in repaying loans and interest.
10:42
10:42

Lack of Funds Hinder Presidential Candidate Mayambala from Campaigning in Tooro Mugisha Muntu 1

According to the Electoral Commission – EC campaign schedule, Mayambala was supposed to start his campaigns in Tooro from Kamwenge district on Tuesday.
14:43
14:43

Covid-19 Cases Overwhelm Kabarole District 1

Brian Kisembo, the COVID-19 Incident Manager in Kabarole, says that so far, five of the cases are at Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital for management, while 18 have been asked to stay in their homes because the isolation centre is full.
11:44
11:44

Kabarole District Staff to Undergo Self-Quarantine social distancing

According to Brian Kisembo, the Incident Manager for COVID-19 in Kabarole, the total of confirmed cases in the district now stands at six.
16:24
16:24

Kabarole Receives 20,000 Face Masks for Learners Steven Asiimwe 1

Fort Portal Tourism City will get 9,000 that are to be distributed to 45 public and private schools, 30 of which are primary and 15 secondary.
11:30
11:30

Tooro Youth Failing in Politics Due to Lack of Funds financial support 1

In Fort Portal Tourism City, Thomas Kakuru who was selected as the National Unity Platform – NUP candidate for the Northern Division parliamentary race missed nomination after failing to raise the Shillings 3 million nomination fees.
18:38
18:38

Suspected Kidnapper Escapes from Katojo Prison Frank Baine 1 2

Frank Baine, on Thursday confirmed that Mugume had escaped. According to Baine, Mugume was on remand at Katojo after he had been charged at Fort Portal High Court with murder, kidnap and theft.
13:58
13:58

Kabarole to Use MP COVID19 Cash to Buy Relief Food for Teachers, Patients Margaret Muhanga 1 1

Kabarole Deputy Resident District Commissioner, Festus Bandeeba, says that they had initially planned to use the money to buy relief food for vulnerable people in the district. He says accounting officers in various Sub counties and town councils had already submitted lists of the beneficiaries but they were asked to deposit the money on the consolidated funds account.
13:32
13:32

Six Schools in Kabarole Not to Reopen Over Failure to Meet SOPs Patrick Rwakaikara 1 1

Rwakaikara explains that of the over 130 education institutions they inspected in the district, only four failed to meet the SOPs.
10:42
10:42

Tooro Gets Ultra-Modern Stadium Sylvia Rwabwogo 2 1

But Rwabuhinga explains that in 2018, President Museveni lobbied the Chinese government to construct two stadia in Uganda: Akii-Bua in Lira and Buhinga in Tooro. He says the Chinese government accepted the request on condition that Buhinga will be a state-of-the-art stadium with capacity to accommodate 60,000 people.
13:00
13:00

Man Who Treated Bush War Fighters Demands UGX 1B Compensation ISO 4 3

“After the war, ISO promised to give Mr Mugisa 8 million shillings to enable him rehabilitate himself. However, up to now, this poor man has not yet received anything and he is now a laughing stock before the Movement detractors,” reads Jacob Asiimwe’s letter
11:57
11:57

Losers in NRM Primaries in Kabarole Asked Not to Contest As Independents Fort Portal City 1 1

In January, President Museveni, who is also the party chairman said that the party will expel all its members who defy the party and contest as independent candidates after losing party primaries.
18:30
18:30

Why Three Tooro Bigwigs were Defeated in NRM Primaries Sylvia Rwabwogo 1 2 Top story

Sylvia Rwabwogo, the Kabarole Woman Member of Parliament; Adolf Mwesige, the Bunyangu County Member of Parliament and Aston Kajara the Mwenge South legislator were all defeated by new comers in politics with some huge difference.
16:07
16:07

Kichwamba Sub County Residents Protest High Water Tariffs 2

The residents say they are being made to pay 5,310 shillings per month for water that is not even metered.
16:44
16:44

Mountains of the Moon University Transition on Course-Task force staff 4 3

Prof. Kasenene told URN that they are optimistic that they will complete the assignment by January next year to enable both government and parliament to complete the final takeover process.
13:06
13:06

Kabarole Leaders Allocate ZARDI Land for Construction of Stadium Edward Rugumayo 1 2

On Tuesday, Kabarole district leaders including the LCV Chairperson Richard Rwabuhinga, Woman Member of Parliament Sylvia Rwabwogo and Fort Portal Municipality MP Alex Ruhunda met with the State Minister for Sports, Hamson Denis Obua and allocated 18.2 acres of land for a regional stadium.
13:25
13:25

Karangura Residents Petition Education Ministry over Reallocation of Funds for Seed School Joseph Rwakibeede 1

According to the petition, the residents said that in 2012 President Yoweri Museveni pledged to upgrade St Joseph’s Karangura Secondary School to a seed school since it was community-owned and in a poor state.
21:23
21:23

Ruwenzori Diocese Launches Runyoro-Rutooro Zoom Service Albert Bakasara 5 1

Churches across the country have been closed since March 18, when President Yoweri Museveni banned congregational prayers and all forms of social gatherings to contain the spread of COVID-19. According to Bishop Kisembo, the service will be held every Sunday from 3-5 pm and will continue even after the ban on gatherings is lifted.
17:27
17:27

Ruwenzori Diocese to Adopt Runyoro-Rutooro Zoom Service 1 1

Addressing the press on Friday, Bishop Reuben Kisembo of Ruwenzori Diocese said that the idea of the Zoom Service originated from the Kampala Chaplaincy of the diocese following COVID-19 outbreak and closure of churches.
15:48
15:48

Karangura Sub County Residents Protest Reallocation of Seed School Funds Richard Rwabuhinga 2

Rwabuhinga explained to URN in an interview that government's plan is to construct a secondary school in each sub county in the country. He says as far as the council is concerned, St Joseph's Karangura Secondary school is complete and they cannot add it more funds.
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