Chris Eweillar, the MSF Projects Co-ordinator, says the humanitarian agency had earlier conducted research and established that many adolescents in the district did not have a facility where they could ably explain their health challenges.
It should be noted that President Museveni had taken responsibility of Nyamukama’s health. Now, URN has learnt that State House had advanced UGX 39 million to clear the medical bills and offset any expenses incurred during the convalescence of the old woman.
Prince William Kibanzanga, acknowledged that the money had been received but was misappropriated by one of the family members.
According to the notice, domestic consumers are now paying UGX 739 from 611.5 that was being charged per unit consumed.
Commercial consumers who have been paying 556.3 shillings per unit are now paying 674.4 shillings for each unit consumed while medium industrial consumers that have been paying 553 shillings per unit will now be paying 668.9 for each unit of power consumed.
The Uganda Demographic and Health Survey of 2018 indicated that the Toro sub-region where Kasese lies has the highest rates of malnutrition that subsequently lead to stunting among children at 40.6 percent way above the national statistics at 29 percent.
But Dr Yusuf Baseke the Kasese district health officer told URN on Thursday that blood samples sent to the Uganda Viral Research Institute have tested negative to Ebola.
Baseke applauded the people for being vigilant and appealed to them to remain cautious and report to health authorities any suspected case so as to manage the monstrous disease.
Court presided over by Fort Portal High Court Judge Wilson Masalu- Musene heard that on the night of October 1, 2017, the duo attacked one Wilson Baguma and robbed him of his gum boots, money worth UGX 190,000 and a phone.
URN has seen a letter signed by the ISO boss, Kaka Bagyenda instructing that the companies work in shifts for security reasons. On June 19, Walusimbi wrote instructing town clerk Mpondwe-Lhubiriha town council to implement the directive and ensure that the companies work in shifts.
Col. Justus Besisira, the Commandant Hima Training School, says the soldiers braved two months of training in general military skills, weapon handling, minor tactics, leadership, political education and public health.
Residents of Kigoro cell, Nyamwamba Division of Kasese Municipality carried stones and placed them in the middle of the road to prevent any vehicle from using the road. The road is under construction by China Railway No 3 Engineering Company Limited.
Kibanzanga is the immediate brother to Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley
Mumbere Iremangoma. He has been serving as the kingdom’s chief prince until a letter suspending him and scrapping the title off the kingdom structures was released on Monday.
Justice Eva Luswata of the International Crimes Division of the High Court gave Mumbere fourteen days to travel to Kasese, Bundibugyo, Ntoroko and Kabarole to mourn his mother and perform any rituals expected of him as a cultural leader.
Vanilla is a high-value crop with a kilogram of vanilla going for as much as 250,000 Shillings and more on the global market. Kasese which is one of the lead producers of the crop has been struggling to contain vanilla theft.
A call had been made by the District Deputy Resident District Commissioner Joshua Masereka for the district to be declared Ebola-free on grounds that disease had been contained with no new infections recorded since the first group which was confirmed on June 11, 2019.
Hundreds have gathered along the streets of Kasese and at Kasese Airfield in Kasese town where Mumbere is expected arrive. Mumbere will then proceed to his later Mother’s home in Kigali village, Kasese Municipality.