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17:08
17:08

Disagreements Split NUP Leaders in Tooro Robert Kyagulanyi 1

The disagreements stem from a number of issues including failure to account for the party funds on the side of some of the leaders while others are accused of supporting opponents of NUP candidates in the different races.
17:04
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Tumukunde Supporters Resort to Door to Door Campaigns in Tooro Henry Tumukunde 2 1

The over 30 members said their aim is to attract as much support for Tumukunde as possible by the time the country goes to polls in January next year.
10:46
10:46

Tumukunde Pledges Value Addition to Bunyangabu Farmers Ntoroko 1

While Tumukunde was addressing a rally at Rubona Playground in Bunyangabu district on Monday, farmers told him that they are not benefiting from agriculture because they sell their produce without any value added to them.
17:46
17:46

Candidates in Ntoroko Struggling to Conduct Virtual Campaigns Musa Ecweru 1 1

In the Tooro Sub-region, Ntoroko is the only district that has no single radio station.
13:00
13:00

Sexual, Murder Offenses Top Fort Portal Court of Appeal Session Christopher Madrama 1

According to a statement released on November 8, the cause list has 20 appeals against the conviction on charges of aggravated defilement while 15 appellants want the Court to quash murder convictions.
16:52
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Family in Fort Portal Recovers Child after Paying Ransom Frank Baine 1

Innocent Mugisa was kidnapped from his home in Mugoma Village, Karambi Ward, North Division Fort Portal Tourism City on Wednesday.
16:24
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Kabarole Receives 20,000 Face Masks for Learners Steven Asiimwe 1

Fort Portal Tourism City will get 9,000 that are to be distributed to 45 public and private schools, 30 of which are primary and 15 secondary.
07:12
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Fort Portal Health Centers Lack PPE, Not Observing SOPs task force 1 2 Top story

Murungi Monica, the Ibaale HC II in charge, notes that at on several occasions they have been forced to use their own money to buy things like gloves and masks because they last received a consignment from National Medical Stores -NMS about two months ago.
23:40
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Inter-Religious Council Calls for Peace Ahead of 2021 General Elections Secretary General 3 1

Joshua Kitakule, IRCU Secretary General said that as religious leaders, they are much aware that a number of past general elections were characterized by violence cases which saw some people lose their lives while others sustain severe injuries.
15:10
15:10

Seven Teachers in Fort Portal Arrested for Failure to Wear Masks Steven Asiimwe 1 1 Top story

According to the guidelines, all staff and learners are required to wear face masks all the time. Schools are expected to ensure learners wash hands, observe the recommended social distance of 2 meters and record the body temperature of everyone in the schools.
13:32
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Six Schools in Kabarole Not to Reopen Over Failure to Meet SOPs Patrick Rwakaikara 1 1

Rwakaikara explains that of the over 130 education institutions they inspected in the district, only four failed to meet the SOPs.
16:26
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Fort Portal City Councillors Protest Lack of Council Sittings Joseph Mashuhuko 2 1

The Minister of Local Government, Raphael Magyezi says that they have submitted to parliament a supplementary budget for funds to meet the financial needs of the cities.
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Tooro Gets Ultra-Modern Stadium Sylvia Rwabwogo 2 1

But Rwabuhinga explains that in 2018, President Museveni lobbied the Chinese government to construct two stadia in Uganda: Akii-Bua in Lira and Buhinga in Tooro. He says the Chinese government accepted the request on condition that Buhinga will be a state-of-the-art stadium with capacity to accommodate 60,000 people.
13:19
13:19

Pilgrims Choir Leaders Differ on Controversial Sale of Church Music platform 1

The hymns are being advertised by Painters Records, a Kampala-based music-recording studio, on their Facebook page, where links are availed to those who want to download or listen to them at a cost. The links lead to online music-streaming platforms that include iTunes, Deezer, Tidal, Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon.
15:34
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Kadaga Convoy Accident Victims Demand UGX 400M Compensation Shamilah Mbabazi 1

According to Hamada Mayanja, the father to Kakwezi and Mbabazi, the Kaliba family, Mitala’s father and the two parliamentary staff met in a closed-door meeting at Mountains of the Moon Hotel in Fort Portal to discuss an out-of-court settlement since the families of the victims were already pursuing the case.
15:38
15:38

Forming an Alliance Will Not Defeat Museveni – Kabuleta Yoweri Museveni 1 2

Kabuleta argued that the best way to defeat Museveni is for the opposition to front as many candidates as possible so that Museveni fails to garner many votes.
10:28
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Kadaga's Convoy Accident Victim Passes On Shamilah Mbabazi 1 Top story

Mitala who was riding the motorcycle was carrying two sisters; Shamilah Mbabazi and Aminah Kakwezi, both residents of Kiteere in Central Division, sustained head injuries and a sharp object tore apart the flesh on his right thigh.
10:10
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Financial Constraints Affecting Operations of Tooro Babies Home Robert Muhiirwa 3 1

According to the Matron, Betty Kemigisa, the Home has since its inauguration in 1,970 helped more than 9,340 children in the Tooro Sub-region but it does not get any government support.
11:17
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Fort Portal Accident Claims Two Lives 1 1

According to the Rwenzori West Regional Police Spokesperson Vincent Twesigye, the deceased have been identified as Esther Kahunde and Nimrod Bagonza, the Captain of St George Clinic Football Club in Fort Portal. The two were moving in a Spacio motor vehicle, which has been badly damaged.
13:45
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Kabarole Struggling to Operate Without Land Board Land Act 1 Top story

In his March 13th, 2020 petition, a copy of which our reporter has seen, Katuramu argues that both Nyangoma and Kaganda are from Fort Portal municipality, which contravenes the Land Act that provides for one representative for the municipality.
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