Alex Baryamujura, a voter from Kahunga in Ntungamo Sub County, says Orishaba didnt campaign in their area. Feddy Tugumizemu, another voter says she once heard that Orishaba was a candidate but neither saw her or her agents.
At Ruhanga boys primary school in Ntungamo Sub County, the voting materials arrived at 6:00am. However, both the polling officials and constables were not on site to receive the materials. A similar story was replicated in Nyakyera Sub County.
Citizens Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda CCEDU together with the South Western Institute for Policy and Advocacy SOWIPA have reported widespread political intimidation in the Ruhaama county by-election slated for Thursday.
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.
Early this year, the Ministry of Public Service issued guidelines banning sleeveless, transparent and tight clothing for non-uniformed officers in Public Service. Public Service Permanent Secretary Catherine Bitarakwate Musingwiire said that the guidelines were in line with the Public Service Standing Orders.
The School head teacher, Stephen Atuhaire says they have also failed to service a loan of Shillings 330million they secured from Stanbic bank in April 2009 for the construction of a two storeyed multipurpose block.
The lorry which was reportedly transporting traders from Ntungamo market knocked a double cabin that was destined for Ntungamo town. The deceased has been identified as Asaph Kajoogo, a resident of Kabagyenda in Ntungamo Municipality.
Ntungamo Municipality Town Clerk Christopher Ahimbisibwe told URN that the destruction of the artificial forest aims to send a signal to all those involved in the destruction of natural resources to cease adding that all land encroached on will soon be recovered.
Godes Twinamasiko, the Officer in charge of the Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department Ntungamo Police, says they picked up Mujungu from Kashenshero in Mitooma district where he had disguised himself as a casual laborer.
The scheme constructed in 1967 has been supplying water to key institutions across the district, among them, Itojo Hospital, Itojo Primary School and Ruhanga Secondary School among others. The scheme is also the main source of water for domestic use and farming activities in Itojo Sub County.