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10:48
10:48

Police Officers Assault Journalists in Fort Portal Yoweri Museveni 4 1

Sylvia Kugonza, one of the journalists, says the incident occurred at around 7 pm on Wednesday when the journalists were returning from work. She explains that as they were approaching Kenya Commercial Bank branch in Kisenyi, Fort Portal, they met the Kabarole District Police Commander – DPC John Faustine Oese and other police officers on patrol.
09:50
09:50

Civil Servants in Newly Created Cities to Retain Jobs Fort Portal 2 1

On Thursday, during a debate held on Zoom that was organised by Kabarole Research and Resource Centre – KRC, and attended by hundreds of Kabarole residents and leaders, Justinian Niwagaba explained that civil servants in the elevated municipalities will remain with their jobs and work in the cities.
16:06
16:06

Fort portal Police Embarks of Mass Sensitisation against Corona Virus 3

Vincent Twesige, the Rwenzori West Region Police Spokesperson, says police officers will be moving to public places such as hospitals, schools and public functions to educate the public on the virus and ensure people adhere to the preventive measures.
19:56
19:56

Eastern, Northern Regions Not Benefiting From Export Markets near Them – World Bank Fort Portal 1 1 Top story

Eastern and Northern regions are close to international markets including Kenya and South Sudan, currently, Uganda’s most important food export markets
17:45
17:45

Gov't to Take Over Mountains of the Moon University Next Year Tom Butime 3 1

Speaking at the university’s 12th graduation ceremony on Friday, the State Minister for Higher Education, Muyingo noted that the task force concluded its work paving way for government take over next year.
14:19
14:19

Allocation of Lockups Divides Fort Portal Muncipality Leaders USMID 2 1

The lockups were part of the 13 billion shillings project that was funded under the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development – USMID.
11:48
11:48

Fort Portal Division Chairpersons Protest New Garbage Collection Fees Richard Muhumuza 1

Richard Muhumuza, the West Division chairperson, says they have less revenue collections as their major source of income, property tax, is now being collected by agents of the municipal council.
15:40
15:40

Poor State of Fort Portal Roads Anger Users 1 2

The Mayor Fort Portal Municipality, Rev Willy Kintu Muhanda, says they are aware of the state of roads but are constrained by lack of funds and road equipment. He discloses that they currently have only one grader which is also too old and keeps breaking down.
18:11
18:11

Bullets Rock Fort Portal as Police Arrest Suspected Criminals robbery 1 1

Rwenzori West, Community Liaison Officer Solom Mugisa says that the police officers were compelled to fire bullets after the suspected criminals around Mpanga Market tried to resist their arrest.
18:19
18:19

Ministry Extends Zonal Land Offices Working Hours ministry of lands 6 1 Top story

Dennis Obbo, the Spokesperson of the Lands Ministry, says the Ministry decided to extend the working hours in response to concerns raised by their clients and local leaders.
08:01
08:01

Wife of Former Kenyan VP Accused of Land Fraud Land Registration 3 Top story

In his letter to the Commissioner Land Registration, Haruna Golooba, Juma says it all started in 1990 when he fell sick and asked Nyindombi to lend him Kenya Shillings 12,000 to enable him get treatment. According to Juma, he didn’t heal and asked for another loan of Uganda Shillings 1,150,000 from Nyindombi in 1997.
16:47
16:47

Tooro Mourns Amirali Karmali real estate 1 2

In Tooro, Karmali established Rwenzori Commodities Ltd which operates in Kabarole and Kyenjojo districts. The company rehabilitated and planted 2,556 hectares of tea out of 5,700 hectares of land. It has four tea factories Buzirasagama, Hiima, Munobwa and Kigumba.
12:50
12:50

Fort Portal Enforcement Officer Under Fire Over Blocked Sewage Line Rogers Milindwa 2 1

Ibrahim Bagonza, a boda boda cyclist on Kahinju road boda boda stage, which is among the most affected parts of the town, argues that they have on several occasions contacted the municipality leadership to resolve the problem in vain.
14:13
14:13

Tooro Province FC Management Faces Criticism for Misusing Funds Alex Ruhunda 1 1

President Yoweri Museveni donated 50 million Shillings to the club in May, which he handed over to the Federation of Uganda Football Association-FUFA delegate in Tooro sub-region, Michael Wandera. However, some of the public members have come out to task the team’s management to provide accountability on how the funds have always been spent.
11:36
11:36

Fort Portal Pastor Arrested for Conning Woman UGX 27m KMP 1

According to the KMP Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, Murungi committed the crime from Nansana, though he declined to divulge details of the case.
11:00
11:00

Kabarole Youth Write to IGP over Demonstration Fort Portal 1

However, the more than 100 in number and led by Thomas Kakuru and Samuel Mwesige Byahurwa are strongly opposed to the resolution and have planned to stage a protest on Monday.
10:46
10:46

Fort Portal Mayor Protests Blocking of World Bank Funding technical personnel 3 1

Last year, a private firm, KPMG released a report on the performance of the municipalities. However, during the assessment, it was discovered that Fort Portal lacked a substantive engineer, and was instead using the services of Kabarole District Engineer, Steven Wakatama.
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