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18:16
18:16

Police Constable in Namayingo District Arrested for Losing Gun Dennis Wakida 1

The gun an AK-47 with an unspecified number of live ammunition was stolen on Wednesday night while Wakida was out of the house to purchase food.
11:10
11:10

Drunkard Sets Four Houses Ablaze building

Beatrice Kandeke, one of the residents says her entire household property perished in the fire, saying she lacks where to keep her 11 grandchildren. "I thank God that we were saved. However, we have lost everything. I am actually stuck and not sure where I will be staying with my grandchildren," she said.
17:25
17:25

Gen. Kyanda Orders AFALU Off FPU Operations county 2 2

Gen. Kyanda explained that AFALU is not accountable to anyone and their excesses are blamed on the Fisheries Protection Unit personnel who in most cases not aware of their unscrupulous operations.
07:52
07:52

Fewer People Turn Up for Cholera Vaccination in Namayingo landing 3 1

According to a survey conducted by the Namayingo district health team in 2018, 90 per cent of the cholera infections originated from the island areas of Sigulu, Bukaana and Dolwe before spreading to the mainland population.
08:37
08:37

Police Mount Search For Boat Accident Victims Lake Victoria

According to preliminary information, the 13 Ugandan traders were sailing on a boat with an unspecified number of bags of maize flour and fish from Sigulu Island in Namayingo district for sale in Kenya.
19:33
19:33

Man kills wife In Namayingo resident

The two have been entangled in daily fights, until Wednesday night when Busiku allegedly battered his wife to death, locked her up in their grass thatched house before fleeing.
10:37
10:37

15 Killed in Mayuge Accident driver 1 Top story

The deceased who were vendors from Namayingo town council were travelling to Kampala in a taxi registration number UBD 089A.
13:11
13:11

Two Health Workers on the Spot Over Drug Theft government

On Saturday the Namayingo deputy resident district commissioner, Majid Dhikusooka and police detectives stormed their homes and recovered forty bundles of cotton wool, three boxes of injections, six boxes of vaccines and unspecified amount of antimalarial drugs that had been repacked in different paper bags.
14:33
14:33

Traditionalists Defy Kingdom, Construct Shrine on River Nile Banks land 2 1 Top story

Joseph Kawulula, a traditionalist from Namayingo district, says the contested land belongs to the spirits. He asks kingdom officials to support their efforts to construct a shrine rather than block their request.
12:47
12:47

IRCU in Nationwide HIV/AIDs Sensitization Campaign resident 3 1

Charles Serwanja, the IRCU Health Program Manager, says it is the mandate of religious leaders to use their platforms to sensitize their communities on the HIV/AIDs epidemic.
18:25
18:25

LC Chairpersons to be Involved in Compulsory Land Acquisition Process government 1 3

While addressing stakeholders from Busoga and Bukedi in Jinja district, Musumba argues that, unlike the status quo where implementing agencies deal directly with the project affected persons (PAPs), local leaders mainly village chairpersons and parish chiefs will be at the frontline in the compensation process because they have information regarding the residents.
12:23
12:23

602 LDUs Recruited from Busoga district 4 1

Josephat Mukama, a resident of Bugembe town council alleges that one of the officials approached him for 100,000 Shillings so as to be recruited without difficulties.
20:10
20:10

NARO Investigating Reports of Tilapia Lake Virus country 2 1

Tilapia lake virus has been reported in countries like Kenya, and Egypt where it is believed to stop fish multiplication resulting into fish depletion from the lake and farms at large.
12:22
12:22

Leaders Upbeat as MV Sigulu Launches onto L. Victoria government 4 1

The Uganda National Roads Authority is finalizing works on MV Sigulu, the largest ferry in Uganda so far, which will connect Namayingo district to the islands of Sigulu and Dolwe. The ferry constructed by a Danish Johs Gram Hanssen –JGH Marine has a capacity to carry 300 passengers, and close to 20 vehicles. It can move at a speed of 14 kilometres per hour.
14:50
14:50

Poor Transport Worries Namayingo Teachers education 2

Teachers of different schools in the area argue that the poor working conditions have discouraged them from executing their duties. They want the government to either improvise boats to transport teachers and pupils within the islands or construct teachers’ quarters.
13:43
13:43

Namayingo Primary School Accused of Encroaching on Family Land child 1

Sylvester Opira, the Namayingo Resident District Commissioner, convened a meeting between the warring parties, where they agreed to institute provisional boundaries as they await a proper survey.
14:00
14:00

Teenage Pregnancies Overwhelm Namayingo Police court 2

Rose Nabwire, a social worker says parents have a negative attitude towards rehabilitation of their children when they become pregnant.
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