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07:30
07:30

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

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 market relocation 5 1

Mayor Jacob Kafureeka wants the market shifted to his land in Kiziiko, a move that has been rejected by the councillors.
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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.
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UGX 1.4b Pineapple Factory Commissioned in Ntungamo pineapple growers 4 5

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.
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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.
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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.
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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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President Museveni Urges Ugandans to Embrace Modern Farming 2 1

The president was speaking at the launch of the Social Economic Development Project, an initiative of a local organization Free and Rich Uganda, to train and empower associations to engage in income generating activities.
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Districts Asked to Develop Performance Monitoring Tools 1

According to Josephine Muwonge, the commissioner in- charge of performance in the public service ministry, the failure to have in place effective performance management makes it hard to have clear set goals and affects service delivery.
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Mill burgs, Black Ants Ravage Pineapples in Ntungamo 2

Esther Atwiine, the Ntungamo District Agriculture Officer, says most of the affected farmers have failed to embrace good farming practices, which would have solved the problem.
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07:59

Municipal Authorities Suspend Reconstruction of Ntungamo Market 2

Shem Semugabe, the Ntungamo deputy town clerk, says they are opposed to the reconstruction of the market using timber and wood, saying it isnt a good idea. He says they are engaging the owners of the land hosting the market to construct permanent structures.
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Mineral Processing Centre To Be Set Up In Ntungamo ntungamo district 2 1

The centre will be situated in Rwengoma Parish, Ruhaama Sub County. Rwengoma is located 20 kilometers from Ntungamo Municipality, along Ntungamo-Mirama Hill boarder. Alaba told Uganda Radio Network that procurement for the contractor supposed to build the plant is going on.
12:58
12:58

Fire Burns Down Ntungamo Market 1 5

Fire has destroyed over 40 in Cell 8, Western division of Ntungamo municipality Ntungamo district.The fire started destroyed mainly Kiosks operating as restaurants and also destroyed two video halls in the Market commonly known as Bangkok. It also extended to Ntungamo Matooke Market burning bananas and a toilet facility.
10:48
10:48

Residents Divided Over Location of Sub County Headquarters 2

Residents of the newly created Ihunga sub county in Ntungamo District have been thrown into confusion over the location of the sub county headquarters. Ihunga sub county is one of the newly created ones and became operational last year.
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16:40

Ntungamo Butchers Protest Relocation of Area Abattoir 1

The abattoir currently located in Ntungamos Eastern Division is set to be relocated to the Western division where the municipal authorities say there is enough land to host a better and modern slaughterhouse.
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17:16

Avoid Luxurious Weddings – Bishop Ahimbisibwe wedding party 2 1

Bishop Ahimbisibwe was speaking on Saturday while presiding over the annual Diocesan Mass wedding held at St.Mathew Cathedral, Kyamate. The diocese has over the years joined a total of 500 couples in holy matrimony including 17 wedded on Saturday.
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Mining Firm On The Spot for Neglecting Injured Employee workers 1

According to Tugume, he was extracting tin from a pit in Rwamwire in Mwerasandu in Ntungamo district in 2015 when it caved in and injured him. Tugume says he was rescued and rushed to health Center IV and later to Rubaare Health Center IV before he was referred to Mulago National Referral Hospital.
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Stray Aminals Take Over Rubaare Town council ntungamo 1 1

Benson Kansiime, the Rubaare town council LC III Chairperson, says they are faced with a challenge of manpower. According to Kansiime, they passed an ordinance, where the owners of the stray animal pay a fine of Shillings 20,000 for each animal impounded.
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