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14:03
14:03

Citizens, Leaders Celebrate Rwanda Border Re-opening Announcement 8 2

Jackson Muganiizi, a resident of the Uganda-Rwanda border of Kibanda parish in Kamwezi sub county , Rukiga district says that however much news about re-opening is highly welcome, but Rwandan government should consider compensating families of Ugandans whose relatives were shot dead by its security forces.
07:44
07:44

Rwanda to Open Katuna Border on January 31 3 Top story

The Uganda-Rwanda borders were closed on February 27, 2019. At the time, Rwandan President, Paul Kagame accused Ugandan authorities of spying on Rwanda, abducting Rwandan citizens and locking them up in non-designated areas.
10:44
10:44

Authorities Rush to Repair Road to Fallen Bank Governor Mutebile’s Home 3

A municipality grader and compactor were still busy after sunset working on the 1.5-kilometer road that branches from Kabale-Kisoro road at Kijuguta and the operators showed no sign of retiring soon
16:30
16:30

Mutebile Loved Kigezi and He Was Loved Back in Equal Measure –Leaders 10 2

In Kigezi where he hails from, his death has come as a shock to elders, area leaders and residents. A big loss, they say has befallen them with the demise of one of their own, a gallant economist who put Kigezi on the World Map through his exemplary work and whose hand has not only touched but also lifted many other children from the area.
21:42
21:42

Schools Reopening: Kabale Bus, Taxi Operators Abandon Park 3 9

Our reporter saw taxis and buses loading from Kigongi main street and Butorere along Kabale, Mbarara road, opposite centenary bank along Kabale-Katuna high way and former Kisoro Taxi Park commonly known as Esso along Kabale-Kisoro road.
18:25
18:25

UNRA to Develop Four out of Projected Nine Landing Sites on Lake Bunyonyi 2 3

The possibility of ferry services on Africa’s second deepest lake is a result of a campaign commitment made in 2015 by President Yoweri Museveni to ease transport across the water body which had become a death trap for travellers to the districts of Kabale and Rubanda in South Western Uganda.
12:45
12:45

Kamuntu Sues Kigezi Iron Ore Miner's Association Officials for Defamation 3 6

Through his lawyers of M/S Beitwenda and company Advocates, Kamuntu accuses the trio and others of defaming him through media. He also argues that Mbabazi is not a resident of Rubanda district and his company has never employed any of those demanding payment.
15:36
15:36

MUBS Student Ventures into Stone Quarrying 4 3

A 22-year-old female student of Makerere University Business School (MUBS) has turned the nationwide lockdown to start and grow a stone quarrying business.
12:51
12:51

UNRA Yet to Renovate Cracks on Kabale-Katuna Road 5 2

The road that connects Uganda and Rwanda was constructed by Reynolds Construction Company (RCC) a subsidiary of Shikun & Binui (SBI) International Holdings in the 2015/2016 financial year.
10:02
10:02

Minister Bahati Irked by Delayed Delivery of Ferry Services on Lake Bunyonyi 3 3

The much-awaited establishment of ferry services at Lake Bunyonyi and the proposed upgrade of the 15-kilometre Kabale-Bunyonyi and 60-kilometer Muko-Katuna roads were pledges made by President Yoweri Museveni during campaigns that preceded the 2016 general election. However, they are yet to be fulfilled.
18:56
18:56

Rwandese Cattle Cleared to Enter Uganda at UGX50k, Sold to DR Congo at 5m 5 1

Godfrey Nyakahuma, Kabale Resident District Commissioner told our reporter that the smuggling of cattle has persisted due to the silent benefit of local leaders at the border. Nyakahuma discloses that security investigations have established that local leaders earn 50,000 Shillings for each cow they cleared.
10:41
10:41

Kabale Tax Collector Accused of Operating an Illegal Market 8 2

The traders explained that at first they thought Kabale Municipal Council would fault them for operating in a place not gazetted by authorities as a market until Justus Tinyinondi, the contractor in charge of markets started charging them 1,000 shillings every Monday and Friday when they converged along Bwankosya street for business.
07:11
07:11

Rubanda Deputy Speaker Arrested In Emyooga Scandal 2 4

Kabale Resident District Commissioner, Darius Nandinda ordered the trio’s arrest for their involvement in the alleged mismanagement of Shillings 36 million dispatched to the journalist’s by the government as start-up capital.
11:53
11:53

Construction of Kabale Industrial Park Hangs in Balance Due to Inadequate Land 2 1 Top story

The team visited Kanyinaburiba airstrip in Kanyinaburiba village of Kyanamira Parish in Kyanamira Sub-county, which was earmarked by Kabale district council about two and half years ago to host the industrial park. However, to their surprise, the team found that the available land is less than 50 acres against the recommended 500 acres by the president.
07:20
07:20

Reduced Road Fund Hindering Maintenance Works in Kabale Municipality 5 1 Top story

Byamugisha however, says that funding started declining without clear reasons. He says that this financial year, Kabale Municipality only received Shillings 600million, which cannot adequately cater for the road maintenance works.
12:52
12:52

Local Gov't Minister Wants Multiplex Construction Company Banned 4 3

The government contracted Multiplex Construction Company Limited and Roko Construction Company Limited to construct Masaka Modern Central Market and Mbarara Modern Central Market in Mbarara respectively.
07:24
07:24

Traders Count Losses As Fire Guts Timber Stores, Workshops in Kabale 4 Top story

Our reporter who was at the scene saw a fire frame and huge smoke coming out of the stores. He also observed fire ravaging timber and sawmill machines.
13:41
13:41

Bus Companies in Kabale Double Fares As Public Transport Resumes 3 3

In Kabale, Bus companies that include Gate Way, Jaguar, Jussy, Baby Coach, Horizon, Platinum and Mash Poa met on Sunday and agreed to double the rates.
08:04
08:04

Traders, Mechanics Fault Kabale Municipal Authorities for Failure to Zone Mwanjari Business Center 6 3 Top story

Friday Noah and Aggrey Agaba, both motor vehicle mechanics say that when they were ordered to relocate from Garage Street to Mwanjari cemetery, the authorities assured them that the place was clearly zoned. They however say that on reaching, the cemetery, they found total confusion.
15:31
15:31

Taxi Operators in Kabale Reject Relocation to Business Centre Mwanjari cemetery 9 1

Last month the municipality authorities forcefully relocated taxi and bus drivers from opposite Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) Offices in Kigongi along Kabale-Mbarara road as well as Kisoro taxi park commonly known as Esso along Kisoro road in a bid to reduce congestion in town.
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