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11:28
11:28

Security Officials Deny Aiding Illegal Traders to Cross Border DRC 3 3 Top story

Uncorroborated reports also indicate that some traders are escorted by police and other armed personnel to Beni in DRC. Last month, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni ordered the closure of all borders and the airports with exception of cargo trucks to contain the spread of COVID19.
14:40
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72 Congolese Nationals Allowed to Return Home DRC 1

The group spent the weekend at Mpondwe border in Kasese district following the presidential directive.
10:30
10:30

Giso's Home Destroyed Over Alleged Involvement in Brother's Death residents 3 5

Zakayo Makuta, the area councilor who doubles as the Sub county deputy LC III chairperson says the locals have been accusing Kikama of plotting the death of his brother in order to take total control of the land.
07:28
07:28

Obusinga Bwa Rwenzururu Distances Itself From Arrested Militiamen in Bundibugyo 5 2

On Saturday, a joint security team comprising of the army and police arrested 14 people who were allegedly found in a shrine, armed with 70 machetes, 40 knives, a flag of Obusinga Bwa Rwenzururu and a map of Yiira state, among other things.
12:59
12:59

One-Year-Old Dies In Septic Pit 2

The deceased’s father, Lauben Thembo, says the toddler had gone to play in the neighborhood after the afternoon meal when he met his death. According to Thembo, they got concerned when they spent several hours without seeing the child and tried searching for him in vain.
12:26
12:26

Kasese HC Stuck With Unidentified Patient 3 2

Dr. James Muliwabyo, the Health Centre In charge, says the unidentified man supposedly in his 40’s was picked by police from the streets of Kasese town while unconscious.
12:14
12:14

Pictorial; UPDF Celebrates Tarehe Sita in Kasese 7

In Kasese, the army in different barracks around the district participated in various activities which included cleaning of institutions, urban centres, tree planting, and medical camps.
15:53
15:53

Link Bus Worker Arrested for Illegal Possession of Army Attire UPDF 3 1

Lt. Col. Richard Omony, the Commandant of the 4th Mountain battalion based in Rukoki in Kasese district, says the suspect was found with a military cap.
16:23
16:23

Rwenzori Land Mine Survivors Get Hope After Receiving Prosthetic Legs Workshop landmines 1 1 Top story

But Ndaatwa says that he is grateful to Rotary Club International, which responded to their pleas by establishing an amputation facility at Kagando hospital, which will serve a bigger population. According to Ndaatwa, there are many amputated persons in Kasese district, but only 148 are registered with his organization.
10:54
10:54

Kasese Man Dies in UPDF Custody 3

Mafuta says they learnt that Nzabalha had been arrested the previous day on the recommendations of the LC I chairperson, Hamada Njima on suspicion of being a thief.
10:37
10:37

Rwenzururu Kingdom Moots for Transitional Justice to Foster Peace in Rwenzori 6

Transitional justice is a way societies emerge from periods of conflict and repression to address large scale or systematic human rights violations so serious that the normal justice system may not provide adequate response. Transitional justice is meant to identify avenues to address the structural causes of those violations and conflicts such as social exclusions and inequalities. TJ is ungirded by a broader understanding of justice that takes into account a range of victim needs and societal priorities.
13:18
13:18

Lightning Strike Claims Two in Kasese

The duo was killed on Wednesday evening following a heavy down pour in various parts of Kasese district. Ernest Kasoke, the Muhokya Sub county LC III Chairperson told URN that Bwambale was struck by the thunderbolt in Kinyabakazi village in Muhokya Sub County where he and his wife had gone to attend to their cotton plantation.
13:35
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Police Shoots LDU Dead in Kasese 3

Masumbuku Tsongo, 309 Brigade Spokesperson told URN that Olweny was undergoing final drills of his four month military training but escaped from the barracks with a gun and went into the community.
10:45
10:45

Police in Kasese Investigating Death of Four- Year -Old Girl

On Tuesday, Ketrine Gift Muhindo a four year old baby class pupil was discovered dead in a septic tank at Margherita Demonstration School.
15:46
15:46

Three Arrested Over Death of Nursing Student at Kiwa Heritage 1

On Sunday night, Moses Mugume, a 22-year-old second year student of Enrolled Comprehensive nursing at Rwenzori School of Nursing drowned at Kiwa Heritage Hot Springs in Kitonzi cell of Nyakabingo ward, Bulembia Division.
14:10
14:10

Nursing Student Drowns in Kiwa Heritage Hot Springs 1

Ericana Kisobolhu, the Director Kiwa Heritage, says Mugume was picked from the hot springs around 9PM after one of the revelers noticed that he was lying unconscious in the pool.
08:14
08:14

Student from Mukono Drowns During Field Trip to Kasese

The deceased is identified as Allan Kasule a student at Our Lady of Africa Secondary School, Mukono. His body was retrieved from the swimming pool last evening. Kasule, together with his fellow students, had gone for a field trip in Kasese.
12:54
12:54

Kasese Youth Seek Answers on LDU Exclusion 3

The two-week-long recruitment exercise started yesterday in the districts of Gulu, Lyantonde, Kaabong, Lamwo and Kampala, before moving to Kotido, Kitgum, Amuru, Kyotera and Kampala Central Division, this morning.
11:02
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Kasese Pupils Skip Classes to Guard Vanilla Gardens kyondo sub county 4

Asanairi Masereka the assistant headteacher at Kaghorwe Primary School says that the school’s enrollment has been adversely affected by the vanilla harvesting season. The enrollment of pupils has since dropped to about 100 pupils from 200 last term. URN visited villages of Kaghorwe, Kaberere, Kinyabisiki among others and found children, some of them as young as 8 years seated and part of the vanilla protection force.
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Ineffective Soldiers Receive Refresher Training at Hima Military School 2 1

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.
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