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14:01
14:01

Bunyoro King Asks Gov’t to Extend Relief Food to Bullisa Flood Victims Residents 5 2

Omukama Iguru is bothered about the slow response of the government.
16:00
16:00

Hoima Residents Protest UPDF Deployment on Their Land Harassment 5 1

Albert Akenda, a resident of Lenju says they are living in fear since their homes are surrounded by soldiers whose motive is unknown. He says the soldiers have beaten several women and youths.
16:14
16:14

Poor Community Access Roads Irk Masindi Residents expectant mothers 4

According to the residents, the roads have not been worked on for the last 20 years and as a result, most farmers are now struggling to access the markets.
12:40
12:40

Over 1000 Residents Face Eviction in Masindi Land 5

Moses Kigundu, who has occupied the disputed land for over 15 years, explains that government stopped all forms of evictions during the lockdown and wonders why Mena food limited wants to evict them.
07:49
07:49

Security Cautioned Against Aiding Illegal Activities on Lake Albert Congolese Nationals 1 5

The Ugandan border with the Democratic Republic of Congo was closed in March, as part of a lockdown occasioned by the outbreak of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Subsequently, the government heavily deployed teams comprising Uganda Peoples Defense Forces-UPDF and Uganda Police Force to guard the closed Border along the shores of Lake Albert.
12:38
12:38

Hoima Residents Abandon Hand Washing COVID-19 1 3

Hand washing containers were set up in various public places in Hoima Municipality. However, most residents have abandoned the practice of raising concerns from medical workers.
11:56
11:56

Hoima Residents, Leaders Demand Relief Food Food relief 5

Residents argue that and the district should nt have been neglected given the fact two COVID-19 cases were confirmed in the district.
11:46
11:46

COVID-19: 14 Casual Laborers from Lira Stranded in Kagadi Total lock down 2

Stephen Kamar, the Kagadi District Police Commander told Uganda Radio Network that police intervened and rescued the 14 casual laborers and transported them to Kagadi community hall in Kagadi town where they are currently being accommodated.
17:06
17:06

Kigorobya Police Station OC Accused of Extortion Residents 5

It is alleged that Turyatunga together with other officers under his command raided a mobile money outlet in Kigorobya town council operated by Sam Ziiwa and demanded 50,000 shillings to allow him to operate his business.
12:58
12:58

Bunyoro Residents Want Operations of Wanseko-Panyimur Ferry Suspended lake Albert 1 2

The ferry that is still operational is being looked at as a threat to people in the Bunyoro sub-region since it carries both Ugandan and foreign nationals into the region.
16:53
16:53

Hoima Residents Threaten to Boycott NRM Primaries Over Missing Registers Villages 4

James Kiriti, a resident of Kigorobya Sub county, says denying them a chance to register as NRM party members is a big mistake that could deny them chance to elect leaders of their choice.
12:28
12:28

Two People Shot in Kikuube district Residents 1 1

The victims are Lampard Owinji 26 and Denis Baraka 11 both residents of Rwengabi village kaseeta parish Kabwoya sub county Kikuube district. Owinji was shot in the hand and stomach while Baraka was shot in the back.
11:30
11:30

Bunyoro Residents Demand Intensified Coronavirus Awareness Campaigns 2 4

Dan Nkwasibye, a resident of Ketebere landing site in Kagadi district that borders DR Congo says no major efforts are being put in place in the area to curtail the possible outbreak of the disease despite the influx of Congolese in the area who are not screened.
12:13
12:13

Zombo Attack: Masindi Residents, Security Reject Claims Attackers Trained in their Area leaders 6

In the wee hours of February 6, attackers who were reportedly armed with machetes, bows and arrows invaded the army detach at about 12:30 am, killed three UPDF soldiers and torched several huts before fleeing away.
14:41
14:41

Kagadi Homesteads Battle Bedbug Infestation villages 2

Hassan Babyesiza, the Kasatu Village LC I Chairperson, says about 50 homesteads have been hit by bedbugs. He says the situation has forced some residents to flee their houses and abandon their household items. Some residents interviewed by URN called for quick intervention to stop the bugs from spreading further.
13:56
13:56

Ministry Intervenes in Hoima Land grabbing Saga Eviction 3

The affected villages include Ryobunyonyi, Kirindasojo and Kihohoro where the family of Fred Mugamba is claiming ownership of the disputed land.
10:36
10:36

Land Grabbing; Village Chairman Released on Police Bond Land grabbing,

Mutegeki was arrested during a heated village meeting held at Buyanja village on Friday afternoon when residents accused him of conniving with investors to forcibly take their land.
13:05
13:05

Stray Chimpanzees Cause Panic in Hoima Villages UWA 6

Francis Semate, a resident of Kyedikyo cell says the animals invaded the area last week on Saturday triggering fear and tension in the area.
15:13
15:13

Hailstorm Devastates Hoima Villages crops 1 3

The rains also swept away Nyakasandara Bridge that connects Bincon and Katugo to Hanga Market paralyzing transport in the area. This has forced several residents to stay home since the only bridge that connects to the nearby Kitemba Primary school was washed away.
15:59
15:59

Residents Demand Relocation of Hoima Garbage Recycling Plant 3 1

The facility has been non-operational for the past five years. It does not have electricity supply and no running water.
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