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11:38
11:38

Gov't Targets USD 5 Billion in Coffee Production Chain 1

Museveni said that the country has a target to export 20 million bags of coffee by 2030 in anticipation of collecting close to 5 billion US Dollars above the current $1 billion from the green bean exports.
10:00
10:00

Rukiga Locals, Leaders Mourn Aponye's Passing 2 2

Aponye lost his life in a road crash in Itojo town council, Ntungamo district, along the Mbarara-Kabale highway on Thursday night at approximately 9:00 PM. The collision involved a V8 Toyota Land Cruiser registration number UBF 300Z and a stationery Fuso truck loaded with Irish potatoes, registration number UAZ 767D.
06:25
06:25

Businessman Aponye Killed in Road Crash 1 2

Benson Twesiime, the Itojo Hospital Medical Officer said that Nyegamehe died on spot, while two other occupants in the vehicle including the driver only identified as Brian are admitted at the facility in a critical condition.
15:32
15:32

Deceased Bus Collision Victims Named 5 5 Top story

Police have since identified five of the deceased as Alphose Murara, the driver of Oxygen Bus, his Conductor David Omedo, Jacord Gakuru, the driver of Volcano Bus, Etiene Hakizimana, and Mustafah Ishingiro, both believed to be passengers.
08:52
08:52

Bus Collision Claims Six 2 Top story

Our reporter at the scene counted six lifeless bodies. Among the dead is the driver of the Oxygen bus. The identities of the deceased passengers were not readily available.
12:14
12:14

Ntungamo Eases FMD Quarantine Due to Christmas Festival 2 1

Yake Basulirwa, the Ntungamo District Veterinary Officer, says that they agreed to ease the quarantine restrictions to allow people to enjoy the festive season by opening livestock loading and offloading sites and slaughter areas.
09:43
09:43

Ntungamo Municipal Council Approves New Central Market Architectural Designs MATIP 1 5

The new market will replace a structure that was first constructed in 1982 when Ntungamo was still a town board under the administration of the greater Mbarara District.
08:44
08:44

Ntungamo District Partially Lifts Livestock Quarantine 4

The government imposed total livestock quarantine on the Sub Counties of Rubaare and Ngoma in February following the outbreak of the Foot and mouth disease.
18:44
18:44

Rwahi-Rwentobo Town Council Traders Protest Demolition of Stalls 4

Livingstone Atukwatse, the acting chairperson for onion Traders says the town council chairperson and his council ordered the demolition of the stalls without prior notice.
18:25
18:25

Kafunjo Residents Welcome Tarmacing of 8km Road 2

The 8.8Km road connects Kafunjo-Kigando-Kibeho parishes and the two bridges connect Mirama-Kigando parishes and Ruceece-Mpala Parishes.
09:10
09:10

Pineapple Factory Suspends Operations One Year After Commissioning 4 1 Top story

Nathan Mutungi, the Chairperson Nyakihanga Fruits and Vegetable Growers Cooperative Society, says they decided to suspend the operations of the factory due to numerous challenges that require government intervention.
07:30
07:30

MPs Query Uninterrupted Power Exports amidst Unstable Local Supply power blackout 5 1

The MPs who were on a field trip to Western Uganda to ascertain the level of electricity penetration in the area, expressed the concern while visiting substations in Masaka, Ntungamo and Kasese districts, where they were told that electricity supply to Rwanda, Tanzania, and Kenya is uninterrupted.
11:31
11:31

Rushenyi Dairy Farmers Protest Non-Payment of UGX 670M 5 1

The farmers supplied milk to the dairy between January and September 2019.
10:34
10:34

Proposed Relocation of Market Splits Ntungamo Municipality Leaders Matooke dealers 5 1

Mayor Jacob Kafureeka wants the market shifted to his land in Kiziiko, a move that has been rejected by the councillors.
16:47
16:47

Kenyan Truckers Stranded at Mirama Border Cargo Trucks 2 6 Top story

George Bakunda, the Ntungamo Resident District Commissioner, blames the challenge of cargo trucks at the border on the stringent measures imposed by the Rwanda government.
12:09
12:09

UGX 1.4b Pineapple Factory Commissioned in Ntungamo pineapple growers 5 4

Mugume says that the construction of the factory has increased the price of Pineapples from 1,000 shillings to between 1,500 and 2,000 shillings. He also says that the number of Pineapple farmers has increased from 156 to 32,202 farmers.
07:53
07:53

Kagitumba/Mirama Hills OSBP Registers Sharp Decline in Traffic 1

Yesterday, Rwanda announced that the Gatuna/Katuna border post will be temporarily opened to carry out trials for the movement of the heavy truck and assess the operationalization of the constructed works and equipment.
17:59
17:59

Residents Demand Compensation 13 Years After Completion of Ntungamo- Rukungiri Road 4

The residents were affected by the road construction project, their properties valued and have since then been demanding for their pay. The locals are mainly from the areas of Ihunga,Kagarama town council and parts of Ntungamo Municipality.
20:52
20:52

Gaming Board Impounds Over 50 Slot Machines in Ntungamo ntungamo district 1 Top story

Leonard Ahimbisibwe, the Deputy Chief Administrative Officer Ntungamo District, advises those operating betting shops to follow the guidelines to avoid conflicting with the law.
10:59
10:59

Ntungamo Leaders Concerned Over Unlicensed Money Lenders 2

The Money lenders reportedly make their clients to sign sale of land agreements upon receiving small amounts of money and at times refuse to receive the refunds and instead target the property used as collateral.
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