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13:55
13:55

Museveni Orders Suspension of Engineers Over Eriya Kategeya Memorial Institute 4 1

The construction of Eriya Kategaya Memorial institute was budgeted to cost 1.7 billion shillings and works started in 2017 under the supervision of the District Engineer.
06:54
06:54

Ntungamo District Health Officer Collapses to Death In Sauna 2 1

Anthony Kushaba, the Ntungamo district Communications Officer, says that Bakamuturaki collapsed in a Sauna at Ntungamo Resort Hotel on Sunday evening and was rushed to Amazing Grace clinic where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
09:38
09:38

Ntungamo Pineapple Farmers Baffled by New Disease 4 1

The bacterial disease called mealybug has been reported in Nyongozi parish in Nyamukana Town council and affects the plant as small insects that put a web cover leaving it to dry.
17:38
17:38

Four Family Members Perish In Arson Attack 2

According to Kasasiira, preliminary police investigations show that arsonists locked the family in their house and torched it using petrol. He says that by the time the rescue team arrived at the scene, the four has burnt beyond recognition.
09:38
09:38

Ntungamo District Councillors Reject Covid-19 Supplementary Budget 5 1

The councillors protested the allowance of 30,000 Shillings for airtime for three months allocated to them for mobilization.
10:21
10:21

Ntungamo District Councillors Refuse to Approve UGX 9bn Supplementary Budget 3

Councillors led by Denis Muhumuza the councillor Itojo sub-County said that the council was not ready to approve the budget without the breakdown of the funds. He says that they need to know how much has been allocated to each department and how it will be utilized.
18:44
18:44

Rwahi-Rwentobo Town Council Traders Protest Demolition of Stalls 4

Livingstone Atukwatse, the acting chairperson for onion Traders says the town council chairperson and his council ordered the demolition of the stalls without prior notice.
13:57
13:57

Minister Rukutana Acquitted of Attempted Murder Charges 1 2

Rukutana was arrested with three of his bodyguards from his home in Kagugu in Rushenyi county, a day after the National Resistance Movement -NRM party primaries on September 4, 2020. He had been accused of shooting his rivals’ agent Dan Rweburingi and damaging property among others, and subsequently charged for the same.
10:50
10:50

Court Sets Date for Minister Rukutana’s Judgement 1

The prosecution alleges that Rukutana and his guards shot at the vehicle, a Toyota Rav4 registration UAQ 840 X belonging to Muhumuza who was a supporter of his rival Naome Kabasharira injuring one of the occupants, Dan Rwibirungi.
16:30
16:30

Prosecution to Produce Seven Witnesses in Rukutana's Case Mwesigwa Rukutana

On Tuesday, State Prosecutor Richard Muhereza told the court that he was ready to produce seven witnesses in court to pin Rukutana to the charges levelled against him.
14:11
14:11

Minister Rukutana’s Case: Prosecution Given Last Chance to Produce Witnesses 2 1

According to the charge sheet, Rukutana and his guards shot at a vehicle belonging to a supporter of his rival Naome Kabasharira injuring one of the occupants, Dan Rwibirungi.
18:25
18:25

Kafunjo Residents Welcome Tarmacing of 8km Road 2

The 8.8Km road connects Kafunjo-Kigando-Kibeho parishes and the two bridges connect Mirama-Kigando parishes and Ruceece-Mpala Parishes.
10:37
10:37

Girl Education: Ruhaama Secondary School Gets UGX 292M Grant from Japan 1

Nicholas Tumutoreine, the headteacher says the project will relieve the school of congestion and create comfort for the girls. There are currently 178 girls at the school but the majority are day scholars because the dormitory can only take 50 girls.
12:15
12:15

Family Arrested Over Suspected Ritual Murder 1

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Regional Police Spokesperson declined to divulge the names of the other suspects noting that the rest of the family members are in custody at Rubare police station for their own safety.
10:57
10:57

Former Sub County Chairperson, Five Others Get 10-Months Suspended Sentence 1

In 2014, a community meeting chaired by the former Ruhaama Sub County LC III Chairperson, Tom Rwomushana resolved to uproot the boundary marks prompting Kangaho’s family to file a case of criminal trespass against the ringleaders. But Kangaho’s family led by Andrew Kangaho claims to have inherited the contested land from their late father, James Kangaho.
09:10
09:10

Pineapple Factory Suspends Operations One Year After Commissioning 4 1 Top story

Nathan Mutungi, the Chairperson Nyakihanga Fruits and Vegetable Growers Cooperative Society, says they decided to suspend the operations of the factory due to numerous challenges that require government intervention.
12:58
12:58

Don't Oppose the Men of God, Archbishop Kazimba Implores Christians 4 1

The cleric said that the achievements made by the men of God will one day be left to Christians when they the clergy retire.
08:46
08:46

Protect Church Land From Grabbers, Archbishop Kaziimba Warns Christians 6 1

The Agro Business projects commissioned include a 273-acre coffee plantation, 17 acres’ of bananas, a fish project, a hatchery, a fully facilitated Health Center III and a newly constructed Dean's House.
10:19
10:19

Ntungamo FDC Losers Reject Parliamentary, Local Government Election Results 2 1 Top story

The FDC candidates have since disputed the poll results, saying there was a lot of violence directed at their supporters and polling agents. They also describe the elections a sham and fraudulent, arguing it was characterised with open voter bribery by the NRM party and candidates.
11:09
11:09

Ruhaama County Losers Petition Electoral Commission 2

In the petition to the EC Chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama, the losers argue that the elections were cases of ballot stuffing, violence at some polling stations, arrests, intimidations from the army and police. They contend that declaring Henry Nkwasiibwe Zinkuratire as the Member of Parliament for Ruhaama County was illegal because the election process was a sham.
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