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15:43
15:43

Water Hyacinth Hampering Transport, Fishing on Lake Kyoga Kayunga District 1 3 Top story

According to the fishermen, it is hard to predict where they will find the hyacinth as they set off for fishing deep in the lake or transport people from Kayunga to other places such as Luweero and Nakasongola districts.
18:52
18:52

Concerned Citizen Sues Prison Wardens For Torturing Inmate Kayunga District 1 Top story

In his suit, Rubarema contends that around February 2018 while on duty the three Prison Warders led inmates to dig on a private farm in Kayunga District, whose owner the torture victim doesn’t remember. This is according to the information Rubarema received from Tendo when he visited him in Luzira prisons in October 24th, 2019.
12:48
12:48

NFA Impounds GM Sugar Company Tractors Kayunga District 3

The NFA officer-in-charge of Mabira planning management sector Micheal Ojja says that the tractors were found excavating part of the disputed Kiruwula forest reserve land in Galiraya Sub County.
17:52
17:52

Kayunga Shrine Murders: Two Witchdoctors Acquitted, One Convicted High Court Mukono 1 Top story

The two were acquitted after the cross examination of Ssebuyungo who changed his plea of not guilty to guilty and testified against his accomplices. Ssebuyungo only implicated Muhammad Wamala for spearing all the murders and a police officer Harriet Nabitaka revealing that only knew about the acquitted in the cell but did not directly work with them.
17:57
17:57

Sugarcane Out Growers Struggle to Acquire Selling Permits From SCOUL Kayunga District 2 3

The Chairperson of Kayunga Sugarcane out Grower’s Association Patrick Nsereko reveals that the working relationship between SCOUL and the farmers has been good until 2016 when SCOUL started restricting permits.
18:52
18:52

Uganda's Forest Cover Completely Depleted-Environment Minister illegal 2 4

Uganda’s forest cover has been depleted to 8% up from 24% in 1990s, largely attributed to human encroachment for different activities such as tree cutting for charcoal and timber as well as agriculture.
22:00
22:00

Ministry Cancels Over 210 Titles Issued in Forest Reserves nema 1 1 Top story

Obbo says that a number of land title are in areas which are targeted for several government projects including the awaited multi billion Bukasa Inland Port among others. He says that all people occupying the land whose titles have been canceled will not be compensated when the said projects kick off since they are illegally occupying the land in question.
13:48
13:48

Patients Share Ward at Kawongo Health Center Kayunga District 1 4

Hellen Musekwa, the Health Center in Charge, says when the ward is full patients use the concrete bench outside the ward. Musekwa notes that while packing all patients in the same ward isn’t recommended under medical practice, she has no option because of the limited working space.
16:01
16:01

400 Trachoma Patients to Undergo Free Surgery in Kayunga Kayunga District 3

In 2017, the MOH with support from RTI Envision conducted a baseline survey which indicated that Kayunga had an accumulation of Trachoma Trichiasis.
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