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08:34
08:34

ANT Candidate Cleared to Contest in Kigulu South MP Race 2 1

Two weeks ago, the commission refused to nominate Muyinda due to lack of an A’ level certificate or its equivalent.
07:48
07:48

Losers in Kigulu South NRM Primaries Dispute Results parliament 3 1

One of the contestants Andrew Kaluya notes that, they agreed to use the NRM registers but they were surprised that there was open voting in 53 villages.
23:43
23:43

NRM Supporters in Iganga Fault Gov't Over Failure to Distribute Face Masks 3 1

The voters who were participating in the NRM party elections for Kigulu South constituency were also concerned about the lack of temperature guns, sanitizers and hand washing facilities at the polling areas.
08:41
08:41

Parliamentary Aspirant Passes on Hours to NRM Primaries 1

Wako, a renowned businessman in Jinja and Iganga district, was involved in a road accident in Kakira town council along the Jinja-Iganga highway on Thursday.
11:46
11:46

Kigulu South MP Arrested After Rival Supporters Clash 1

Kaluya's political assistant Sarah Nalubanga, they had been doing door-to-door campaigns in Bukyaye parish on Sunday evening when the trouble started.
09:42
09:42

Lightning Strikes Two Children Dead in Iganga home

Bruhan Siraji, the father of Mulondo says that his son was struck dead inside their house in Butende village.
17:44
17:44

People Power Legal Officer Arrested for Holding Illegal Assembly team 1 1

On Friday, Muganga reportedly stormed Iganga Mainstreet with whistles and a placard condemning the government for failing to provide food for the needy. He also carried along a petition demanding that the government either lifts the lockdown and the continued ban on bodaboda operations.
16:26
16:26

Ministry of Health Clears Iganga Hospital Power Bills health worker 1

James Wako, the hospital superintendent says that the hospital has been using generators to boost daily operations in major departments of the facility.
12:42
12:42

Truckers Complain of Food Stockouts at Parking Yards company 4 1 Top story

Joseph Wambui, a driver from Eldoret in Kenyan claims that drivers who run out of food and lack partners within Uganda are tasked to seek supply from their employers, which is time consuming.
13:07
13:07

Truck Drivers Decry Hostility from Highway Communities community 3 1

The hostility, they say, started with an increase in the number of Coronavirus cases recorded among truck drivers, mainly those entering the country from Kenya and Tanzania. In recent weeks, more than 100 truck drivers have tested positive to the virus, driving cases of coronavirus in the country now 248.
23:59
23:59

Iganga MP Mugema, RDC Clash over Relief Food Delivery resident 1 1

While addressing journalists on Sunday, Mugema says that he liaised with different taskforce members whom he notified of his intentions to donate food to the COVID-19 district task force, but was surprised that none of them showed up to receive his items at the district headquarters.
07:33
07:33

11-year-old killed at Murrum Excavation Site district 1

Mugabi reportedly met his death on Thursday afternoon while loading murrum on a truck together with other casual laborer but accidentally slid back and was buried in the murrum.
11:14
11:14

Suspects who Escaped from COVID-19 Isolation Centre in Iganga Advised to Self-Isolate health worker 1 1

The isolation centre which was set up at Busoga university premises was meant to accommodate 80 suspected patients. Days after its establishment, a number of people who met the COVID-19 definition were sent there for supposed isolation, pending testing by the Uganda Virus Research Institute.
15:02
15:02

Clerics in Busoga Call for An End to Brutality prime minister 4

Speaking on Sunday, Bishop Wakula says that, security operatives ought to exercise lenience by lawfully arresting the culprits rather than being brutal which demean human dignity.
10:25
10:25

Iganga RDC, LC 5 Chairperson Clash Over Food Relief community 1 Top story

“The Indian association responded to the president’s call and their main aim was for us to help them handover this food to the national task force for proper accountability and recognition,” she told journalists.
16:41
16:41

Running Water Sweeps Away 10-Year-old Boy In Iganga deceased 1

The deceased’s father, Ahmed Basenga, says the two other boys tried to save their colleague in vain. “They notified me after failing to rescue the deceased but it was too late for us to help him as his body had already flown to Nabidonga wetland,” he said.
21:22
21:22

Busoga University to Host Iganga District COVID-19 Isolation Centre victim 3 1

Muwanguzi adds that the isolation room at the hospital caters for only eight people yet an average of 15 suspected COVID-19 victims have been seeking medical attention on a daily basis. He adds that the dormitories at the university will provide enough room for the privacy of all isolated patients under their supervision.
20:16
20:16

Father of Baby who Tested Positive to COVID-19 on the Run police spokesperson

It is suspected that the baby picked the virus from the father, a resident of Nkono village in Iganga municipality who traveled back from Kisumu, Kenya early last week. Although the Ministry of Health said that the parents would now be put under quarantine for further examination, the father has been reported to be missing.
08:43
08:43

Nine Arrested in Iganga for Defying Ban on Closure of Churches village 3 1

The cult members were attending a fellowship of around fifty members and had locked themselves inside their incomplete church.
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