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11:45
11:45

Suspected Killer of Ruharo Police OC Shot Dead in Mbarara 1

According to Kasasira, Tushemereirwe is one of the suspects who allegedly killed Richard Agaba, the Officer-in-charge Ruharo Police Post. The police also believe that he was behind the robbery of For God Electronic Shop in Rukungiri.
08:58
08:58

Gun Belonging to Killed Ruharo Police OC Recovered in Rukungiri Uganda Police Force 1 1

Col. James Mwesigye the Resident City Commissioner Mbarara, says that the gun was recovered from a suspected robber Dominic Twinomugisha, 19 years a resident of Katete cell in Mbarara City.
13:14
13:14

Uganda Secures New Milk Market in Zambia 1 4

Since December 2019 when Kenya authorities ceased at least 3000 bags of powdered milk and packets of Lato milk on claims that Uganda had smuggled the products into the country without paying taxes, the impasse has since seen the milk trade between the countries souring.
16:31
16:31

Panic as Rubindi Sub County Offices Get Eviction Notice 3

Rubindi Sub county has three parishes of Kariro, Rwamubizi, Nyamiriro and collects approximately 10million Shillings annually. The leadership is looking for 31 Million Shillings to construct new Administrative block.
09:46
09:46

Mbarara City Village Health Team Members Storm RDC’s Office Over Delayed COVID-19 Allowances 1 5

Mbarara City received Ugx 224.8 Million shillings as covid-19 relief funds which were approved by the council.
09:45
09:45

Rwizi Police Launches Operation Against Unlabelled Taxi's 1 3

In one of the latest attacks, a woman from Ibanda district was killed by men who were travelling in a Wish motor vehicle which was disguised as a taxi. It is suspects that the occupants of the motor vehicle trailed her after withdrawing money from a SACCO and later dumped her body in Kakoba, Mbarara.
12:02
12:02

HIV/Aids Persistence Worries in Kalangala, Mbarara as Rest of Uganda Improves 5 1

Despite the increase of HIV and AIDs prevalence in Mbarara City and Kalangala district Uganda has registered a tremendous improvement in the fight against the HIV and AIDS epidemic leading to a reduction in the number of new HIV infections.
15:20
15:20

Police Recover Gun of Slain Ruharo OC 2

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson says the gun was discovered in Mbaguta cell, Mbarara City by a casual labourer Agnes Namugumya. The gun was hidden in the banana plantations.
14:30
14:30

Mbarara City Engineer On Spot Over Shoddy Work 5

The government in 1995 established a revenue-sharing scheme through which 20 per cent of the park’s revenue is shared with communities adjacent to the park, and it is this that Rwengyeru Ward allocated for the construction of the road this year.
09:11
09:11

Ruharo Police OC Shot Dead 1

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Police Spokesperson says that Agaba who was on patrol fell into an ambush of thugs who were armed with a gun and a panga.
07:38
07:38

Seven Suspected Robbers Arrested in Mbarara 3 1

James Mwesigye, Mbarara Resident City Commissioner, who also doubles as the Chairperson of City Security Committee, says the operation was conducted in collaboration with sister forces like the army since intelligence reports indicated the suspects were using pangas.
09:28
09:28

Mbarara Health Officer On Spot Over Mismanagement of Covid-19 Funds 4

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson says that Ssebutinde and Kamugisha have recorded statements with the police.
11:57
11:57

Court Asked to Dismiss Petition Against Kashongi County MP 1

Tayebwa through his lawyer Geoffrey Kandeebe, on Monday, told the court presided over by Justice Moses Kazibwe Kawumi that Tumuramye was illegally nominated by the Electoral Commission. According to Kandeebe, the document he attached on the petition as the nomination paper had only signatures from nine registered voters instead of ten.
07:59
07:59

Kazire Vidicine Concoction Listed as Herbal Remedy for COVID-19 Symptoms MOH 2 2

NDA Spokesperson Abiaz Rwamiri says that the notification was granted on the basis of initial assessment, published literature and safety studies. Rwamiri, says the product has been formulated from herbal plants that have been traditionally used to alleviate symptoms of several diseases and mainly respiratory infections.
16:43
16:43

Court to Rule on Affidavits in Bushenyi-Ishaka Municipality Petition Mbarara High Court

During the session, Tayebwa presented 13 affidavits that he said should be considered during the hearing of the petition.
08:25
08:25

Chairpersons of Emyooga SACCOs in Ankole Struggle to Recover Funds Emyooga fund 5 1

The leaders are now pleading for an additional grace period from three months to at least six months due to the effects of the covid-19. They also want new guidelines on how the funds will be recovered.
08:30
08:30

Local Gov't Minister Forms Committee to Resolve Property Feud Between Mbarara City, District 5

Robert Mugabe Kakyebezi, the Mbarara City Mayor, says there is an urgent need to address the dispute between the two administrative units over property. He explains that public property belongs to the government and any income raised from the property serves the citizens.
15:03
15:03

Court Dismisses Election Petition against MP Nathan Byanyima Mbarara High Court 2 1

The petition was filed by Jeremiah Kamurari, a challenger for the same seat in the just concluded elections challenging Nathan Byanyima’s academic qualifications. Kamurari had argued that Byanyima did not have the requisite qualifications to contest for a parliamentary seat.
15:49
15:49

Judge Orders Police to Produce Certified Statements of Witnesses 2

In his petition, Tumuramye alleges that his rival engaged in voter bribery, intimidation, and ballot stuffing. He also alleges that his agents were chased away from polling stations.
13:32
13:32

Private Teachers in Mbarara Struggling to Repay Bank Loans MOES 1 4

He says the 20 billion shillings’ relief the president promised the private teachers in June last year has not been released 17 months later despite the hard times they are going through.
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