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12:07
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Kabarole, Bunyangabu Registers High Demand for HIV Emergency Drugs bunyagabu district 1

Post-exposure prophylaxis PEP is an emergency drug given to people who may have been exposed to the HIV virus. The Ministry of Health approved the use of PEP, sold under the brand name Truvada, in 2016. The drug is taken over a period of one month.
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09:57

Gunfire Rock St Leo's College Kyegobe district 1 1

Police deployed at the school when the students attempted to attack their head teacher, Aloysius Rujumba for allegedly failing them in sports.
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Fort Portal Taxi Operators Hike Transport Fares taxi drivers 1

Patrick Mugisa, a supervisor at Fort Portal-Kasese stage says that they have decided to hike the transport fares because of the fuel prices which is affecting their business
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Teachers, Parents Troubled Over Poor Performance of Secondary Schools kabarole district 5 1

Despite performing better in Primary Leaving Examinations-PLE, Kabarole district has been performing poorly in UCE and UACE.
10:51
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Woman Held For Defiling Minor resident 1

Godliver Twinomugisha, the Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations Kabalore District, says Kemigisa is locked up for defiling the minor on June 3, 2018.
10:06
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Kabarole Councilors Ask DPC to Apologise marternal deaths

Joram Bintamanya, the South Division LC V councilor, says they resolved recently to investigate the cause of maternal deaths at Buhinga Regional Referral Hospital.
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Committee Recommends Expansion of Fort Portal Municipality tooro elders forum.

Leaders in Kabarole district have recommended the annextion of Karambi and Bukuku Sub Counties to form the proposed Fort Portal City. The committee also resolved to maintain the name Kabarole district even after Fort Portal has been granted a city status. It also recommended that the district council should nullify the resolution it passed in 2015, annexing Burahya County with the aim of coming up with the requirements for a city status.
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10:14

Muntu Rallies Tooro Delegates for Support bunyangabu district 2

Muntu acknowledged that party support at the village, parish and Sub County was still low, but promised to revive the support once re-elected. He observed that that without party structures and key representation at various levels, it would be difficult for the party to assume power.
12:24
12:24

5.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Parts of Uganda kilembe

According to the United States Geological Surveys USGS, the tremors magnitude was 5.3 with a depth of 10.0 kilometres. USGS says the epicentre of the earthquake which struck at 10:02 a.m was at Kilembe in Kasese district.
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What Next For Kabarole After Creation of Bunyangabu District richard rwabuhinga 5

Following the operationalization of Bunyangabu district, concerns have emerged among a section of residents and opinion leaders that Kabarole could cease to exist. In 2015, Kabarole district council approved annexing the whole of Burahya County to Fort Portal Municipality with the aim of coming up with requirements for the city status. Burahya County is the only remaining county in Kabarole district with 14 sub counties.
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US Ambassador Tasks Govt to Contain Teenage Pregnancies teenage pregnancy 1

The United States Ambassador to Uganda Deborah Malac has asked the government to do more to reduce on the high number of teenage pregnancies.
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Minister Blasts Kabarole Officials Over High HIV Prevalence hiv/aids messages 2

According to Opendi, the HIV prevalence rate in Kabarole stands at 15 percent as compared to 12 percent in 2015 when the district hosted the World Aids Day Celebrations.
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Karangura Residents Want Permanent Security Presence kabarole district 2

In the aftermath of fighting in the Rwenzori region, residents of Karangura Sub County in Kabarole district want permanent presence of security in the area.
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Inside the Raided Rwenzori Youth Camp kabarole district 1 1

The set-up of the camp is an indication that the group is organised and was planning to attack either security installations or residents. The size of the camp is equivalent to that of a football pitch. Its surrounded by banana and coffee plantations. There is also a check-point which had been established at the entrance of the camp.
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NRM Party Primaries Halted Over Boundary Dispute kabarole district 1

Some voters from Nyabibwa and Busaiga villages, who had turned up to cast their votes, were surprised to find their names missing from the register.
10:44
10:44

Roads To Remain In Poor State As District Misses Out On Road Funds uganda road fund 1

In the 2014/2015 financial year, the district budgeted for 500million shillings for rehabilitation of rural feeder roads and bridges in different parts of the district. However the district will not receive the funds, which will hinder the rehabilitation of several roads and affect service delivery.
10:51
10:51

Kabarole Farmers Turn To Renting Land, Count Losses maize farmers 1

Farmers pay huge sums of money to rent pieces of land for agriculture. However they reap little if anything because of challenges such as pests and diseases, lack of market and unpredictable weather.
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Kabarole Councillors Attack Chairman, CAO Over UGX 100M richard rwabuhinga

Richard Rwabuhinga, the Kabarole district chairman and the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Juma Nyende, are in trouble over 100 million shillings meant for the architectural design for Buhinga stadium.
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Do More To Contain HIV Spread, Minister Ondoa Tells Kabarole Leaders kabarole district 2

The minister for health Christine Ondoa has asked district leaders in Kabarole to do more to reduce the high HIV prevalence rates. Latest surveys put the prevalence rate in Kabarole district at 13.5percent higher than the national rate at 7.3 percent.
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Suspected Opium Distributors Netted in Fort Portal opium smoking

Security operatives in Fort Portal have arrested five people for allegedly distributing and supplying opium in Kabarole district.
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