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14:42
14:42

Incumbent Kamwenge LCV Chairperson Defeated 1

Natuhamya, who was a National Resistance Movement - NRM candidate got 18,973 votes and was defeated by Joseph Karungi who polled 37,881 votes.
10:53
10:53

Kamwenge District Seeks UGX 46Bn to End Water Crisis 3 1

According to the Kamwenge district Assistant Water Officer, Michael Byamukama, access to clean water in urban areas is about 70 per cent but in rural areas, some go to as low as 20 per cent.
16:02
16:02

Kamwenge Residents Decry Poor State of Roads 3 2

Kamwenge district has a total of 266 district roads and 556 sub county or community access roads. However, most of these roads are full of potholes, lack gravel, and are slippery and muddy.
05:02
05:02

Minister Intervenes in Dura Limestone Quarry Ownership Row 3 1

The contest emerged after the creation of Kitagwenda district in 2019, a result of which, the new leadership demarcated the 450-hectare quarry as part of Kanara Sub County, rejecting an earlier report which placed the quarry in Nkongoro parish which is part of Kamwenge district.
06:22
06:22

Kamwenge District Receives UGX 100m to Fix Kahunge-Rukunyu Road 3 1

The poor state of the road has recently triggered protests from residents, especially farmers and bodaboda riders. The resident said that the road is filled with potholes and galleys and becomes so slippery, especially during the rainy season.
14:38
14:38

Floods Kill Two in Kamwenge District John Twesigye 1 3

According to the residents, the heavy rains that caused floods started on Friday at 8pm till Saturday morning. They also destroyed acres of food crops such as beans, maize, cassava, bananas, sweet potatoes and washed away over 70 houses.
14:58
14:58

Construction of UGX 9 Billion Bridge in Kamwenge Stalls 1 1

William Sharpe Tumwiine, the UNRA Project Manager, says although the relocation of water pipes is supposed to be done by Armpass Technical Services, NWSC is demanding Shillings 24 million as supervision fees.
15:39
15:39

Kitagwenda Residents Demand Better Services Ahead of Operationalisation of District 3

Kitagwenda will start operations on July 1, 2019, after it was split from Kamwenge district.
15:07
15:07

Kamwenge Residents Protest Shoddy Work on Rukunyu-Kamokya Road 3

The 17-kilometer road connects two parishes of Kyakanyemera and Nyakahama in Kahunge Sub County, and it was repaired by the district about two weeks ago at tune of 21 million shillings from Uganda Road Fund (URF).
07:34
07:34

Gov't to Construct UGX 9B Bridge in Kamwenge construction 2

Engineer Cuthbert Abigaba Mirembe, the Kibaale County Member of Parliament hailed the government for the development and cautioned the contractor to avoid shoddy work and promote local content.
16:48
16:48

200 Evicted In Kamwenge land wrangle 2

On Thursday night, unknown people accompanied by police officers from Fort Portal razed down houses, cut banana plantations and forcefully fenced off the land measuring 20 acres.
07:52
07:52

Gov't Injects UGX85 Billion Into Completion of Kamwenge-Fort Portal Road world bank 1

Engineer Chris Manyindo, the Project Manager from Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA, says they use the money from government to complete the remaining 55 percent of the road works. He says World Bank has contributed Shillings 60 billion of the Shilling 120 billion needed for the road works before it pulled out from the project.
10:35
10:35

ULGA Rejects Discussion on Museveni's Sole Candidature. 1 1

The Motion had been tabled by Rev. Samuel Mugisha Katugunda, the district chairperson of Kiruhura district before the Uganda Local Government Association (ULGA) conference held in Kamwenge district.But ULGA regional chairperson for Western Uganda Benon Karyeija suspended the discussion saying it was a disservice to the technical staff and ULGA members who do not subscribe to the NRM.
16:05
16:05

Kamwenge Official Arrested Over Embezzlement

Ronald Were, the Officer Criminal Investigations Kamwenge Central Police station says the suspect will be presented in court on charges of embezzlement.
12:59
12:59

Kamwenge Reluctant to Re-instate Sacked DHO

High Court on 1st April, 2014 ordered Kamwenge district local government to reinstate the former DHO within 14 days and compensate him 20 million shillings.
17:32
17:32

Condemned Kamwenge Structures Yet to be Demolished 2 Years After Resolution condemned buildings 1

The demolition of condemned structures in Kamwenge town council has stalled for two years due to lack of manpower and demolition equipment.
12:53
12:53

Kamwenge Speaker Blocks Probe into Hima Cement Royalties hima cement factory

Councilors accuse the technical officers led by the Chief Administrative Officer, Owen Muhenda Rujumba, of failing to present any accountability on the royalties since Hima Cement started extracting limestone in the district in 2009.
11:02
11:02

Kamwenge Town Clerk In Trouble For Incompetence

Kamwenge town clerk accused of Embezzlement and incompetence
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