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21:35
21:35

Fort Portal Man Chops Wife Legs 2 1

Patrick Muhenda, the Fort portal central police station community liaisons officer said such cases of gender-based violence were on the rise in the city and on average police receives above 60 cases every month at the child and family protection unit, however this case of grievous harm is the first of its kind recorded by the unit.
08:36
08:36

Fort Portal Civil Servants Endure Months Without Salary 1 1

John Bosco Rusoke, the Fort Portal City Deputy Town Clerk says it is not only teachers who have gone omonths without their payment, but other civil servants were equally going through the same. He however said the city authorities were doing everything possible in partnership with the ministries of finance and of public service to solve the problem.
12:50
12:50

Kabarole Residents Want Pozzolana Mining Halted over Environmental Degradation 4 4

Residents say that mining activities have put their lives at a risk due to dust, vibration from machines and flying rocks from sites that have destroyed their houses.
20:30
20:30

Prime Minister Terminates Kyegegwa Road Contractor 3 2

The 1. 8 Billion Shillings Kakabara-Nabingola road was constructed under the Development Response to Displacement Impact Project-DRDIP. The program that is under the Office of the Prime Minister is intended to support refugee-hosting communities.
16:01
16:01

Price Fluctuations Perturbs Tea Growers in Kabarole 4 1

Yonasani Nyakahuma, a tea grower in Hakibale Sub County has called on government intervention to help them provide a substantive market to curb the ever-changing Market prices of green tea leaves.
07:21
07:21

Kyenjojo Police Investigate Double Murder, Aggravated Robbery 1 2

According to multiple sources, the two riders were last seen on Saturday around 8 pm before unidentified persons hired them to take them to Rwibale village in Kihura sub-county.
21:22
21:22

Bishop Kisembo Asks People of Tooro to Forgive Katuramu 3 2

Bishop Kisembo said that he went to Luzira with the family of the late Kijanangoma to meet Katuramu, who was remorseful for the crimes he committed. He said if the family of Kijanangoma forgave Katuramu, he is hopeful that the people of Tooro will do the same.
10:40
10:40

King Oyo Unveils 25-Year Development Plan for Tooro Kingdom 3 3

According to the plan, the Kingdom will focus on promoting and protecting the culture, skills development for youth, investing in agriculture for food security, promoting tourism, environment and Water Conservation, Health for All and Ending HIV/AIDS by 2030.
20:44
20:44

Release of Former Tooro Kingdom Premier Generates Mixed Reactions in Fort Portal

Katuramu’s sentence was commuted to life in prison after Susan Kigula and 400 other death row inmates successfully appealed against their sentences in the Supreme court in 2009.
15:55
15:55

UNEB Releases PLE Results of 2 Schools Previously Withheld in Kabarole 4 2

Richard Rwabuhinga the Kabarole district chairperson said the district officials together with a section of pupils from the two primary schools were able to defend the results of the affected schools following an invitation by UNEB.
18:58
18:58

Kyegegwa District Leaders Concerned Girls Could Drop Out of School 1 2

According to statistics from January to December 2020 from the office of the district probation officer 4,034 girls below 17 years visited a hospital for antenatal care since the closure of schools in March.
20:51
20:51

Court Sets Date for Hearing of Bunyangabu Election Petition 2

Last week, voters in Bunyangabu led by Robert Alinatwe, the former Buhesi Sub-county councillor decided to inherit a petition by Patrick Murungi Zeresere challenging the victory of Kamukama.
12:25
12:25

Ntoroko Leaders Demand Report on Killings of NRM Chairpersons 3 2 Top story

On Thursday, the Ntoroko District acting National Resistance Movement (NRM) party chairman Japeth Kabagambe was reportedly kidnapped and killed. His body was dumped near River Mpanga at the border between Kamwenge and Ibanda districts.
07:31
07:31

Bunyangabu Voters Seek to Inherit Election Petition Against Area MP 2 2

Alinatwe says that they were shocked last month, when they turned up in High court, presided over by Justice Jesse Byaruhanga only to hear that Murungi had withdrawn the petition without even consulting them.
16:12
16:12

Ntoroko District NRM Acting Chairperson Murdered, Body Found in Ibanda District 1

The deceased was the National Resistance Movement publicity secretary for the party, he had replaced the NRM party chairperson Vincent Mugume,who had been murdered in similar circumstances from his home district in November 2019.
12:09
12:09

Fort Portal City Council to Directly Manage Garbage Plant 3 1

Asaba says that the council will now directly manage the plant and improve it. He says that they hope that the local revenue generated by the City would fund the operations of the plant.
11:23
11:23

Fort Portal City Struggles With Court Cases 2 1

Some of the lawsuits against the city include Plinth Technical Works which accused the municipality of illegal termination of the Nyakaana road contract. The municipality was also dragged to court by former division and municipal councillors over breach of contract.
09:40
09:40

MPs Petition Government to Compensate ADF Kichwamba Inferno Victims 2

The ADF whose Supreme Commander Jamil Mukulu is now undergoing trial for several atrocities committed under his leadership, torched the institute on June 8th, 1998, burning over eighty teenagers to death and shooting anybody who tried to escape from the inferno, before abducting over a hundred other youth.
13:15
13:15

Suspected Thief Beheaded; Delayed Justice Blamed for Mob Action 3 3

The beheaded body of a male person was left lying in a pool of blood in the middle of the road with a sack of chicken tied to its arms.
09:14
09:14

Health Workers Call For Increased Sex Education to Curb Teenage Pregnancies 7

Catherine Kemigabo the Kabarole District Health Educator says that the lack of sex education in the district has seen children engage in sex at an early stage with girls aged 14 to 17 most affected.
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