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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.
09:25
09:25

Kabale Market Contractor Ordered to Remove Toilets from Top of the Kitchen 5 2

Officials also complained after realizing that the contractor had not considered the toilet of Peoples with Disabilities (PWD)s’ on the ground floor. Municipal Mayor Byamugisha says that constructing a toilet on top of a kitchen creates negative physiological irritation on people cooking in the kitchen especially when a person flushes after using of the toilet.
16:27
16:27

Bugongi Market in Sorry State 6 1

Eric Karemeera, one of the concerned traders and Bugongi road village LC 1 chairman where the market is located, says the development of the market has stalled due to poor management by the division authorities.
16:27
16:27

Two Wine Factories Closed Over Filth in Kabale 4 3

At JK Pineapple Wine factory, authorities found about 15 workers operating in filthy rooms, washing already used empty Heineken Lager beer bottles to pack wine, and adding to wine additives with labelling in Arabic language which they could not read. Silva Byamukama, the manager JK pineapple factory asked for forgiveness and admitted that they measure everything including the temperature of the products being manufactured, using their eyes.
15:35
15:35

Anger As Police Declines to Compensate Traders For Impounded Beans 4 1 Top story

According to the traders, police officers on patrol claimed that they were under instructions from their superiors to impound the lorry because the traders were smuggling Caro light Cream through the porous Uganda-Rwanda border to Kampala under the guise of transporting fresh beans. The traders say the police officers towed the truck to Kabale Central Police station for inspection.
10:39
10:39

COVID -19: Kabale Municipality Authorities Ban Food Vending 2

Alex Baingana, Principal Assistant Town Clerk for Central Division says that food vending has been banned because it is difficult for health authorities to access their hygiene. He also says that most of them tend to attract many people who are very difficult to control. Baingana says that the ban is in a good faith because it is only a preventing measure against Corona virus.
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