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21:49
21:49

Island Communities Oblivious of COVID-19 Control Measures Lufu island 1 3

No resident is using a facemask at Lufu and Yuwe islands, which are located between eight and 10 kilometres from the main island of Buvuma. They still meet in groups, for drink ups and other social gatherings, with no physical distancing measures and no fear of a possible outbreak of coronavirus disease.
06:43
06:43

Buvuma Residents Seek Special Learning Arrangement for Pupils DEO 3 1

At the Island, there is only one resident who owns a television set, which is placed in one small room. He added that although the resident wanted to help, the space at his home is not enough to host the learners, without breaking the guidelines on social distancing in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
14:48
14:48

RDC Suspends Suspicious Cultural Practices at Lufu Island 3 1

According to Kigongo, such practices have been common on various islands in Buvuma but they have managed to stop them by suspending suspicious cultural rituals.
14:15
14:15

Buvuma Seeks to Introduce New Rules to Retain Workers Buvuma District 1 3

Alex Mabirizi, the Buvuma LC V Chairperson, says the district is remote and surrounded by water; many people apply for jobs whenever they see adverts in papers and seek transfer immediately they are posted.
10:32
10:32

Lack of Public Transport in Buvuma Irks Residents Buvuma District 4 1

The island district has only one commuter taxi transporting people from the ferry docking site of Kirongo to various destinations on a daily basis.
14:08
14:08

Police Moves to Curb Cattle Thefts in Buvuma District

Most of the stolen cows are smuggled to Kenya and Tanzania across Lake Victoria. In the past, Police has come under criticism for failing to stem the cattle thefts. In May last year, residents petitioned Richard Gulume Balyainho, the Buvuma Resident District Commissioner over the matter.
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