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12:28
12:28

Opening of Kasese Central Market Pushed to Next Month 1 1

The 16 Billion Shillings Market was supposed to be opened to traders last month after being commissioned by President Museveni in December.
12:37
12:37

Border Town in Kasese Loses 1 Billion Annual Revenue Mpondwe-Lhubiriha 3 1

The town council chairperson Sylvester Mapozi says they had estimated to run on a 2.5 Billion Shillings budget for the financial year 2020/2021 but have only managed to realise 1.5 Billion Shillings most of which was a contribution from the central government.
11:22
11:22

Local Gov't Ministry Opposes Directive On Operationalisation of New Administrative Units local government 2 1

The State Minister for Local Government Jennifer Namuyangu says that the directive is unrealistic because some of the new units do not have any sources for local revenue.
15:25
15:25

Government Asked to Use Local Contractors for Implementing District Projects 5 1

Richard Rwabuhinga, the chairperson Kabarole District says local governments are stuck with project money on their accounts because government delays to pick its contractors.
11:03
11:03

Local Government Leaders Blame Government For Election Loss 7 2 Top story

Francis Kibuuka Amooti, the Mubende LC V chairperson, says that it’s unfortunate that local governments have been disempowered by the central government making them less effective.
07:22
07:22

Pictorial: Kasese Hosts 25th ULGA Annual General Meeting Top story

Over 50 members attended the AGM physically while over 200 others followed the proceeding online with the Standard Operating Procedures- SOPs issued by the Health Ministry to curtail the spread of coronavirus.
15:36
15:36

LCV Chairpersons Ask Gov't For Pension 5 3

John Okea, the LCV elect of Tororo District says government has put a lot in the welfare of MPs, forgetting that Local Council V leaders preside over more than two constituencies.
10:55
10:55

Construction of Kasese District Headquarters Resumes After Stalling for Three Years 3 1

Construction works stalled in 2017 due to a lack of funds. This is after the district leadership had injected 600 million shillings to erect the building up to the first floor.
13:08
13:08

Kasese Traders Occupy River Nyamwamba Banks illegal structures 2 1

The vendors argue they were forced to occupy the river banks after Kasese municipal authorities failed to construct adequate permanent structures in the old market.
15:05
15:05

Rwenzori Shining Stars Invests UGX 2.7 Trillion to Revamp Lake Katwe Salt Project 7 4

The consortium was established following an investment agreement that was signed in April 2018 between Uganda’s Rwenzori Salt Industries and the Chinese company Shining Star Group with a shareholding of 49% and 51% for each company respectively.
11:32
11:32

Bwera Residents Work on 12KM Community Access Road 4 1

Residents mobilized through their umbrella Kyogha Elite and secured permission from Kasese Chief Administrative Officer, Asuman Amis to work on the road. Over 60 residents volunteered to clear the bush along the road, pave water runways and level the road.
13:47
13:47

Kasese Struggling to Recover Over 1.4Bn Youth Livelihood Funds 1

About Shillings, 2.4 billion has been disbursed to 291 youth groups in the district since the program was initiated in 2015.
14:55
14:55

One-Stop Centre Opened in Kasese one stop centre 3 2

The municipality deputy town clerk Kairi Kambasu says the facility provides important services at a single location and saves time for both the clients, government and private sector officials.
07:58
07:58

Ministry of Works Starts Repairs on Damaged Bridges in Kasese 4 1

Andrew Zirimenya, the Senior Engineer from the Ministry of Works says the ministry has already done an evaluation on some of the bridges that need repairing and also identified places where new bridges will be constructed.
17:29
17:29

Construction of UGX 16b Kasese Market Completed 3 2

The market, which will accommodate about 800 vendors, will house food stalls, restaurants, banks, clinics, salons, fruit and vegetable stands, butcheries and a daycare centre. It consists of 467 stalls and 311 lockup shops.
05:54
05:54

Kasese District to Construct Permanent Evacuation Centres 2 2

Schools and churches have been the go-to centres every time a disaster strikes in the area because they are oftentimes the only readily available structures in communities that can accommodate a large volume of people. The district also has over 20 temporary camps.
19:16
19:16

Kasese District Gets UGX 1.89b to Rehabilitate Roads, Water Sources CAO 2 1

This is part of an emergency supplementary fund set aside for the district whose entire infrastructure was ruined last month, when rivers burst their banks, washing away bridges, buildings and schools and displacing families.
12:12
12:12

Lands Ministry Starts Opening of Queen Elizabeth National Park Boundaries ministry of lands 5 2

The exercise started with the validation of the 1952 geodetic reference frames made up of concrete pillars and proceeded to survey and confirm the boundary points. The exercise is to be conducted in Kyarukara, Rwenjubu, Top Hill, Kiganda and Kyakitale wards all in Katwe sub-county.
14:49
14:49

OPM Sends Relief Supplies to Kasese Flood Victims IDPs 4 2

More than 120,000 people mainly from Karusandara sub-county and Bulembia-Kilembe Division were displaced and their crop gardens washed away when River Nyamwamba burst its banks on Thursday Morning. Additional havoc was caused by overflows from River Nyamughasana, Mubuku, and Lhubiriha.
17:39
17:39

Kasese District Offers Food Aid to Mothers, Boda Boda Riders Because of Lockdown public transport 1 1 Top story

The Kasese LC V vice chairperson Gideon Ntabose says that as local government they must be responsible in ensuring that the residents in the district survive through this period.
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