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10:08
10:08

Kalungu Couple Arrested for Exhuming and Selling Human Remains 1 1

The suspects are Deogratius Lukowe and wife Yudaya Namatovu, with a business woman Regina Nakyanzi and Dan Wassajja of Lutente village in Lukaya Town Council.
14:37
14:37

Kalungu LC 5 Chairman Apologizes To Muslims For Touching Pigs 2 1

According to Mukiibi, he thought Islam only prohibits eating pork but touching it wasn’t a crime.
07:08
07:08

Kalungu LCV Chairman Under Fire from Muslims For Distributing Pigs 1 2 Top story

Mukiibi carried the pigs, one by one as he handed them over to the respective beneficiaries. He defended his action, saying that as a leader he had to lead by example and ensure the pigs reach the right people.
12:09
12:09

District Councilor on the Run after Rape of an Unconscious Minor 2 3

According to the 14-year-old victim, the councilor tricked her to pick a container from the house to buy food for him from her mother’s restaurant. He instead allegedly locked the door and chloroformed her before proceeding to defile her.
09:21
09:21

Three More Irrigation Projects Launched In Kalungu 6 1

Vincent Walugembe, the Chairperson of Kwekulakulanya Agriculture Group, says that they have over 60 acres of land containing coffee and other crops. He says that irrigating their plantations using watering cans has been a time-wasting and tiresome task.
09:53
09:53

Kalungu District Struggling With Unsafe Abortions teenage preganacies 1 2

Dr Daniel Ssentamu, the Kalungu District Health Officer says that their Reproductive Healthcare status report indicates that pregnancies by underage girls below 19 years are contributing an average of 18% of overall statistics of expecting mothers who seek antenatal services in the area; a figure he says is worrying.
10:22
10:22

Kalungu District Gets UGX 2bn Piped Water Project 5 1

Engineer Silver Mugisha, the Executive Director of the National Water Sewerage Corporation-NWSC said that the project will be completed in two years and targets at least 10,000 people in the area.
10:57
10:57

Masaka Bishop Directs Burial of Priests in Backcloths 2 1 Top story

According to Bishop Jjumba, embracing the use of backcloths in the burial of priests will emphasize the existing interrelation between the Church and Ganda traditions, which has been misconstrued by many people who perceive culture as devilish.
07:15
07:15

Inter-District Travel Ban Takes Toll on Service Delivery in Kalungu 2

The LC V Chairperson, Ahmed Nyombi Mukiibi, says a number of public servants including key staff are not reporting to their duty stations because they were locked out of the district.
15:21
15:21

Kalungu Man Kills Wife in Bar Brawl 1 1

Ssempijja hit Nassali on the head with a bottle. Nassali bled profusely from the deep cut she sustained but later died shortly after reaching Mukwano Medical Centre.
10:57
10:57

Lukaya Vendors Shun New Market 1 4

The new market is located along Makaka- Kampala highway just about 300 meters from the road toll market in Lukaya trading center where the vendors have been operating for several years.
08:27
08:27

Bukulula Prisons, Residents Embroiled in Bitter Land Dispute 3

Paul Mwanje, one of the residents cultivating the disputed land says despite obtaining tenancy certificates from Buganda Land Board, the known custodians of the land, prison administrators have insisted on crossing their boundaries to take over people’s plantations.
14:09
14:09

Two Kalungu Fishermen Drown while Fleeing UPDF Fisheries Operation

The deceased have been identified as Ziad Nsereko and William Zziwa. They were trying to escape from UPDF soldiers who raided the landing site in the illegal fishing operation.
11:08
11:08

Cattle Keepers in Kalungu Struggling for Pasture as FMD Outbreak Bites 2

Sulait Kabiito, one of the prominent cattle keepers in Bukulula Sub County narrates that the FMD outbreak coincided with a dry season when pastures are too scarce, indicating that he is currently struggling to look for grass on which he can feed his animals.
08:58
08:58

Police in Kalungu District Impound Cattle From Tanzania 3 1

According to Barnabas Rugyenda, an enforcement officer in Kalungu attached to the district veterinary office, the impounded cattle were being transported from Tanzania to Kampala through Kalungu district despite the livestock quarantine which was recently placed on most parts of the cattle corridor districts following the outbreak of foot and mouth disease (FMD).
08:25
08:25

Livestock Dealers Protest Enforcement of Livestock Quarantine Restrictions 2 1

Leonard Makya, the Chairperson of Lukaya Animal Traders and Butcher Owners Association says closing down operations of livestock-related businesses have got grave financial implications they cannot bear with.
13:19
13:19

Shock as Kalungu Man, 47, is Murdered and his Face Peeled Off 1

The deceased identified as Joseph Ssentongo was last seen last night in a local bar at around 9pm where he had gone to drink with friends but he did not return home the whole night.
10:31
10:31

NUP Makes Strides in Kalungu, Bukomansimbi Local Councils 1 2

The newly formed party has taken a lion’s share in Sub-county and Town Council elections defeating the incumbents from the National Resistance Movement-NRM. The ruling party won in only one, out of the four Sub Counties and three Town Councils in Kalungu district, after its candidate David Ssegawa defeated Charles Kayima for the Lwebange Sub-county seat.
07:28
07:28

Ssempijja's Fall Blamed on Intrigue, Agriculture Sector Failures 6 1

Yusuf Nsubuga, the NRM Chairperson for Mabuye parish in Bukulula sub-county says that the local NRM mobilization teams were also scattered by infighting and growing intrigue within the party circles and approached the general election with a sharply divided structure, part of which clandestinely worked with the opposition.
19:51
19:51

Bishop John Baptist Kaggwa Laid to Rest 1 5

The Chairperson of the Uganda Episcopal Conference Bishop Anthony Zziwa, together with the Ordinary of Masaka Diocese the Right Reverend Serverus Jjumba led special prayers to pay tribute to Bishop Kaggwa.
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