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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.
11:52
11:52

Kabale Municipality, Traders Feud over Security Fees 7 2

The authorities have ordered occupants of the Mwanjari cemetery business centre to pay 10,000 Shillings per month as security fees.
10:13
10:13

Fresh Row Erupts between Kabale Municipal authorities, Transporters Over Maintenance of Mwanjari Cemetery 3 2 Top story

In 2019, the authorities moved some of the traders to the cemetery to pave way for the ongoing construction of 23 billion Shillings modern market under the World Bank-funded Markets and Agricultural Trade Improvement program – MATIP III.
09:59
09:59

Anger as Kabale Authorities Relocate Mechanics, Transporters to Mwanjari Cemetery 9 3

On Wednesday, a team of law enforcement officers from Kabale municipality backed by anti-riot police officers stormed Garage and Kigongi Street in Central division and forcefully evicted the mechanics, taxi and bus operators to move to Mwanjari cemetery.
07:48
07:48

Kabale Transport Operators, Mechanics Have up to May 1st to Relocate to Mwanjari Cemetery 5 3 Top story

According to Byamugisha, the two years’ negotiations with mechanics, bus and taxi operators to relocate peacefully haven’t yielded positive results.
15:47
15:47

Charcoal Prices Shoot Up in Kabale Nature Uganda 4 1

Annet Kyomuhendo, a charcoal dealer in Kigongi in Central division Kabale municipality says that she now sells a sack of charcoal at 30,000 from 20,000 Shillings and a basin at 6,000 from 3,000 Shillings.
07:38
07:38

Six Traders Held for Selling Adulterated Fish 4 2

Kigezi Region Police spokesperson Elly Maate says that when police made an impromptu raid on the market, they found the six suspects selling adulated fish. Maate says that selling such fish to people is thuggery and could even be dangerous to human lives.
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