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08:49
08:49

UPDF Soldier Jailed 25-years for Killing Girlfriend 1 1

Private Joshua Nyongeza, 23, from Butogo barracks, was convicted on Friday by the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) Mountain Division Court Martial sitting in Bundibugyo district on Friday.
16:56
16:56

Security Personnel in Kasese, Bundibugyo Ban Travel Permits Issued by LCs travel documents 2

Capt. Edwin Mawanda, the UPDF spokesperson Mountain Division says the joint force has resolved to ban the travel permits from local leaders after observing misuse of the clearances.
17:49
17:49

UPDF Soldier Shoots Dead Bundibugyo Resident 1 1

Capt. Edwin Mawanda the UPDF spokesperson Mountain Division has confirmed the incident, saying they have commenced investigations on what could have prompted the shooting.
17:08
17:08

Vanilla Farmers Want Curfew Until Harvesting Period 4 2 Top story

The farmers usually harvest the highly prized crop between June and July. A Kilogram of fresh vanilla fibre costs more than Shillings 200,000 on the market. Middlemen buy a kilogram at around 160,000 Shillings while established companies can buy it at as much as 200,000 Shillings per kilogram.
16:49
16:49

Obudingiya Bwa Bwamba Calls off This Year's Coronation Anniversary Celebrations 1 3

Speaking from the Royal Palace in Mirambi Sub County on Thursday, the Kingdom Spokesperson Reverend Geoffrey Kyomuhendo told URN that out of His wisdom, Omudingiya Kamya had guided that the coronation celebrations are suspended until 2021.
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Bundibugyo Flood Victims Cry Out for Relief Items 5 2

The floods that followed a heavy downpour increased water volumes in river Lamia causing its banks to burst leaving hundreds homeless and properties destroyed.
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UPDF Rebuilds Key Infrastructures Ruined by Floods in Rwenzori Region Ecweru 2 2

The State Minister for Disaster Preparedness Musa Ecweru who was in Kasese to assess the damage said the ministry had requested m the 222 Mountain Infantry Brigade of the UPDF to come in and aid in re-establishing key infrastructures that were destroyed. In the short run, the force will be desilting and re-organize Kilembe Mines Hospital.
17:58
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Floods Kill UPDF Soldier in Bundibugyo Musa Ecweru 2 3

Three other soldiers were rescued with injries by a team from UPDF counter parts from DRC and the local communities.
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12:31

14 Arrested For Ploting to Attack Security Installations in Bundibugyo Attacks

The suspects were picked up from a shrine on Saturday evening. They were reportedly found in possession of 70 machetes, 40 knives and a map of the proposed Yiira Republic among other items. The suspects are currently locked up at Kanyamwirima army barracks in Bundibugyo district.
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Bubukwanga Teachers, Students Decry Lack of Scholastic Materials library 2 3

Happy Johnson, the school director of studies says the lack of a library means the learners are unable to add more knowledge to what they have already acquired in class.
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Bundibugyo Teachers Join WhatsApp Groups To Share New Teaching Guides curriculum 5 3

Silver Kyomuhendo, a science teacher at the government aided Bubukwanga secondary school in Bubukwanga Sub County, explains that her school hasn’t received some teaching guide and materials like text books from the Ministry as planned. She says to resolve this problem they have been forced to start WhatsApp where they can share the material.
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06:58

Tipper Accident Claims 2, Critically Injures Another Traffic Police 3 1

According to Habarulema, the accident occurred when the driver of the tipper, which was loaded with bricks and cement lost control as he tried to negotiate a corner forcing the truck to overturn in Semuliki national park.
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Bundibugyo Flood Victims Return Home floods 3

The LCV Vice-Chairperson Barnabas Bezinde says they have decided to close down the camps and support the affected persons direct from their homes.
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No Christmas Celebrations For Bundibugyo Flood Victims Bundibugyo District 3 3 Top story

Ronald Mutegeki, the Bundibugyo LC V Chairperson, says the District and local partners have offered what is within their means. He hopes that well-wishers and other partners can set a side something during this festive season for the flood victims both in camps and to those staying with friends and relatives.
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Bundibugyo Residents Question Cutting Trees in Semuliki National Park 1 5

Etienne Muhumuza, the Burondo Sub county LC V councilor, says it is unfortunate that while the entire globe is concentrating on afforestation, Semuliki National Park sanctioned the cutting down of trees from a district that has been grappling with effects of deforestation.
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Primary Schools in Bundibugyo Lacking Lhubwisi Instruction Materials 3

In Bundibugyo district there are no Kwamba and Lhubwisi instruction materials (books) to use under the thematic program for lower primary. The Bamba and Babwisi account for more than 50 percent of the population in Bundibugyo but Schools instead use Lhukonzo instruction materials.
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16:28

Kitsolima Primary School in Appalling State 3 4

Pupils are taught in three mud and wattle structures with no windows and doors.
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Obudhingiya Bwa Bwamba Making Amends with Rwenzururu Kingdom 2 1 Top story

In 2013, even before its recognition, subjects of the Obudhingiya Bwa Bwamba held protests against the rituals and cultural functions of the Rwenzururu Kingdom that were being held in Bundibugyo district. Subsequently police blocked Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere Irema-ngoma from proceeding to Bundibugyo to carry out any cultural functions.
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Bundibugyo Flood Victims Yet to Receive Relief Aid Bundibugyo District 3 1

On Sunday morning, the two Sub Counties were hit by floods after a six-hour rainstorm that left their food crops, houses, and shops severely damaged.
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Rwenzururu Queen Mother Was an Icon of Peace —Museveni Rwenzururu Kingdom 6 1

During the funeral held on Sunday at Izahura Primary School in Bundibugyo, Museveni, in his speech delivered by Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Sekandi, said the queen mother had played a key role in the transformation of not only Rwenzori region but also the entire country.
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