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23:30
23:30

Hima Cement Factory Fire Victims Evacuated To South Africa For Treatment 1

According to a statement shared with URN reporter on Wednesday, the factory Country CEO Jean-Micheal Pons said the condition of the two victims had necessitated their evacuation to South Africa for further treatment at a specialized burns unit.
07:05
07:05

Bodies of Hima Cement Factory Fire Victims Lined up For DNA Testing 2

Carol Kezabu, the Hima Cement Factory Public Relations Officer URN on Monday that they have opted for DNA testing to positively identify the victims. The bodies were evacuated to Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital-FRRH where DNA testing will be conducted.
15:22
15:22

Security Cautions DRC Neighbours to be Vigilant During Christmas Festivities 1 4

Lt. Joe Walusimbi, The Kasese Resident District Commissioner-RDC says bad elements especially the Allied Democratic Forces-ADF remains a threat to Uganda and the group might choose to use this merry making season to sneak into the communities.
15:06
15:06

ADF Planning to Disrupt Construction of DRC Roads- Baryomunsi ADF Rebels 4

In an interview in Kasese, Baryomunsi says that the government has credible information that the ADF group wanted to disrupt the project of constructing the road so that they can remain in the forest and inaccessible.
11:26
11:26

Residents Neighbouring DRC Happy with UPDF Deployment to Fight ADF 1 5

Lukas Bwambale a popular political analysist in Kasese explains that Ugandans especially living close to DRC have overtime been living under the threat of ADF attacks.
10:18
10:18

Amnesty Commission Warns Former ADF Rebels Against Rejoining Rebellion 5 1

Ronald Ssekatawa, the Western Regional Coordinator for Amnesty Commission says that some of the former ADF rebels are part of those arrested for allegedly aiding ADF activities in neighboring DRC.
10:26
10:26

Kasese Town Residents Want Metal Scrap Business Regulated 1 3

Peter Masereka, a resident of Kogere, says there is an increasing number of scrap dealers in the town who interest young children to get them all sorts of metallic objects for petty cash.
09:40
09:40

23-year-old Man Commits Suicide in Kasese Town

Paddy Kamara chairman LC1 for Nyamwamba west said the deceased was last seen on Thursday morning while in good health.
15:19
15:19

Families of Arrested Kasese NUP Members Call For Justice 6 1

The five were arrested by security personnel on Tuesday last week from Kamaiba Lower, Kamaiba Ward in Kasese Municipality.
14:18
14:18

Explosive Critically Injures Two Children In Kasese 5 2

Peter Masereka, a resident of Kogere told URN on Wednesday that the minors picked an unexploded ordinance from the nearby UPDF training ground in the area and wanted to sell it to scrap dealers.
16:31
16:31

Five NUP Members Arrested in Kasese 1 2

Ismail Kaawo, the Acting Rwenzori East Police Spokesperson says that they received information that the party members were holding an illegal meeting in one of the houses in Kilembe Quarters, Kasese Municipality.
13:21
13:21

Kasese Residents Warned Against Night Travels bomb explosion 4

Ismail Kaawo, the Rwenzori East Acting regional police Spokesperson says that the police and sister agencies have intensified operations to deal with suspected criminals in the region and residents who will not adhere to the directives.
13:24
13:24

Uganda Releases 16 Congolese Nationals Lake Edward 1 3

They were arrested on Lake Edward in Kasese District for illegal entry into Uganda.
11:21
11:21

Community Up-in-Arms over UWA Boundaries in Kasese 2 5

In July last year, the residents rejected a survey report from the Ministry of Lands accusing the surveyors of being comprised by UWA. The parties resolved that the community will have an independent surveyor who will then work with a government surveyor and local leaders to handle the process of boundary re-opening.
18:03
18:03

Mob Kills Suspected Thug in Kasese Town 1

Phenhansi Wakibanahi the area LC1 chairperson says acts of robbery have increased in the area since the country went into the second lock-down.
17:57
17:57

UPDF Interviews Persons Shortlisted for LDU Recruitment in Rwenzori 1 1

On Tuesday UPDF begun the interview process that also involves medical screening, verification of academic documents and answering an aptitude test before the candidates are scheduled to undertake basic military training.
15:02
15:02

Kasese UCDA Field Coordinator In Trouble For Alleged Extortion 2 5

Under a common agreement, UCDA supports nursery bed operators with extension services and in turn, buys the seedlings. The operators allege that they have been paying non-receipted Shillings 30,000 whenever their gardens had to be inspected for prospective supply or need to renew operation certificates.
12:12
12:12

Uganda Hands over Seized Fishing Gears to DRC 8 2

The items which also included 206 fuel tanks and 106 fuel cables were impounded five years ago from Congolese fishermen for illegal entry into Uganda while others were found to be of poor standards.
08:20
08:20

Mysterious Deaths in Kasese Raise Fear Among Residents Murder 2 1

Jaffari Kighutiya, the LC 1 Chairperson of Base camp, says that the string of gruesome killings have triggered panic in the local community.
18:46
18:46

DRC Deports Seven Ugandans For Illegal Entry fishermen 1 2

The seven were arrested for entering the country illegally through Lake Edward. They were deported on Thursday through the Mpondwe border in Kasese district.
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