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15:29
15:29

Kasese Fishermen Still Missing congolese 2 1

The victims who include Abdu Kyamukono and Ignatius Gavana all fishermen were kidnapped on Wednesday by suspected Congolese soldiers while fishing.
12:38
12:38

Three Congolese Nationals Quarantined in Kasese 3 1

It is alleged that the three last week traveled to Beni using porous routes to bury a relative and used the same routes to sneak back into Uganda.
14:40
14:40

72 Congolese Nationals Allowed to Return Home DRC 1

The group spent the weekend at Mpondwe border in Kasese district following the presidential directive.
07:35
07:35

Congolese Militia Kidnap Kanungu Farmer mobile phone

A family member told URN on condition of anonymity that Mbeeta left alone to work in the garden with the hope returning around midday. He however, says two militias emerged from the nearby bush armed with a rifle and tied Mbeetas hands and left with him.
11:36
11:36

Ugandan Printers Reaping Big from DRC Campaigns ballot 6 3 Top story

The Democratic Republic of Congo will go to the polls on Sunday, December 30 2018, to determine a successor to incumbent President Joseph Kabila whose second and final term expired on December 20 2016. They will also be voting for parliamentary and local council candidates.
21:09
21:09

Fishermen Call for More Immigration Officers on L. Albert Shoreline congolese 2 1 Top story

The fishermen from the districts of Kikuube, Kagadi, Buliisa and Hoima say that while DR Congo prepares for the next general election on December 23, the possibility of an influx of Congolese nationals is high given the spate of instabilities that ravaged the country in the recent past.
10:51
10:51

Fishermen Abandon Lake Albert Citing Insecurity landing 1

Salome Byamugisha, one of the fishermen, said he can no longer operate his fishing business peacefully while on Lake Albert given the persistent attacks by armed Congolese Militias.
17:40
17:40

Insecurity on Lake Albert Aiding Smuggling-URA fisherman 2

Cynes Kayumba, an officer with the URA Hoima Substation, says they are finding it difficult to monitor the movement of contraband because of insecurity.
13:18
13:18

Albertine Immigration Officer Accused of Extortion congolese 1 3

Kadir Kirungi, the Hoima district LC V chairperson wonders why there is massive entry of Congolese to Uganda despite the existence of fully functional immigration offices along the shores of Lake Albert.
11:57
11:57

Fishermen Demand UGX 1Bn Compensation congolese 5 1

The over 300 Fishermen from the landing sites of Kaiso, Kijangi Nkondo, Sebigoro and Fofo in the districts of Buliisa, Kikuube Hoima and Kagadi have lost several boat engines and fishing nets.
15:48
15:48

Congolese Businessmen Stranded over Clashes merchandise 2 1

The businessmen from the areas of Joo, Tchomia, Muvaramu and Kasenyi in the Eastern part of the DRC crossed to Kampala through the lake Albert waters on Wednesday last week. They had planned to cross back to DR Congo on Saturday
13:49
13:49

500 Congolese Nationals Flee Fresh Clashes in Eastern DRC child 4 1

Peter Kyasimire, the LC 2 Chairperson Nkondo parish in Kyangwali Sub County who is part of the team receiving the Congolese at Sebigoro reception center, says they expect the number to double by Monday evening because the situation is still tense.
13:58
13:58

Stolen Fishing Gear Sold to Congolese Fishermen ugandans 4

It is alleged that after the gears have been robbed, the attackers approach Congolese fishermen in DRC from whom they sell the gears at a cheaper price.
07:06
07:06

Gunmen Shoot Business Couple in Kabale district 1

According to an eye witness, unidentified gunmen shot the couple at around 8:40pm while walking to their home in Mwanjari trading center shortly after closing their Soda Depot in Kabale Central Market.
14:47
14:47

Ugandan Fishermen Bribing Congolese Officials to Operate on Lake Albert district 1

Robert Mujuni, a representative of fishermen at Kaiso landing site in Buseruka sub county Hoima district also confirms that some Ugandan fishermen bribe Congolese government officials to allow them to operate freely.
20:02
20:02

Hoima Fishermen Lose 20 Boat Engines to DRC Attackers congolese 3

Robert Mujuni, a fisherman at Kaiso landing site told Uganda Radio Network that the armed Congolese invaded the lake on Friday, Saturday and Sunday and put Ugandans at gunpoint to surrender their fishing gear. He says they went away with 20 boat engines, 10 fishing boats and 10 sets of fishing nets among other fishing gear worth millions of Shillings.
13:12
13:12

Fishermen Lose UGX 8OOM to Congolese Soldiers sub county 1

Geoffrey Kumakech, the Buseruka Sub county LC V, says the loss is huge big to the district and government, since most fishermen are now refusing to pay tax.
10:42
10:42

Kasese Court Orders Deportation of Congolese Fishermen 3

The 26 pleaded guilty and Grade II Magistrate Isaac Kabyanga ordered each of them to pay a fine of UGX 100,000 in respect to count one and UGX 20,000 in respect to count two before they are deported.
11:21
11:21

Tension Mounts as DRC Forces Pursue Raia Mutomboki Rebels congolese

Their latest clashes started after Raia Mutomboki forces opened fire on a patrol vehicle belonging to the government forces killing two and injuring three others. The incident prompted the government forces to pursue the forces with intense fighting on the stretch between Numbi to Ziralo areas in the territory of Kalehe in South Kivu province.
13:01
13:01

Police Stranded With Bodies of Lake Albert Boat Disaster congolese

One of the Congolese officials from Kamango only identified as Alpha, told reporters at Busunga that they have buried more than 50 bodies since Saturday and don’t want to bury anymore bodies.
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