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17:18
17:18

Death Toll in Kasese Fighting Rises to 12 rwenzururu clashes 1 Top story

Two police officers are among the 12 people so far confirmed dead following the army raid on Rwenzururu Kingdom offices in Kasese district.
11:11
11:11

Kasese CSOs Blame Govt For Rwenzori Attacks

The Kajura report of 2005 called for the establishment of a truth and reconciliation commission besides recommending for the government to recognize the Rwenzururu Kingdom. The report said there were other ethnic groups in the Rwenzori region that had distinct cultures.
13:52
13:52

Selfish, Chauvinistic Groups Behind Bundibugyo Attacks - Museveni bundibugyo clashes Top story

“On account of those chauvinistic ideas being bandied around for so long, it seems some groups hatched this criminal scheme that has caused the death of so many people. Apart from killing 51 of the attackers, we have captured 65 others. We shall get to the truth and will punish those involved”
19:25
19:25

Six Killed in Kasese Attack adf rebels Top story

Six people have been killed in Kasese district following an attack. The incident happened on Saturday evening at 4:00pm. According to Rwamijuma, he attributed the attacks to the tribal conflicts between the Bamba and the Bakonzo.
12:01
12:01

MPs Seek Clarity On Definition Of Traditional Leaders king oyo of tooro 1

Members of Parliament sitting on the Defence and Internal Affairs Committee say there is need for Constitutional Clarity in the definition of traditional leaders and kings. The MPs argue that one can be a traditional leader without necessarily being a king and this needs to be clarified in the law.
12:51
12:51

UPDATE: Mumbere Storms Out Of Palace, Insists On Bundibugyo Trip 2

Drama continues to unfold in Kasese as Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere storms out of his palace despite heavy police deployment meant to stop him from traveling to Bundibugyo. Just hours after police deployed at the palace outside Kasese town and disarmed his guards, Mumbere tried to walk out of the palace, but he was blocked just about two hundred meters away as he approached Kilembe road to access Kasese town on foot.
12:08
12:08

Turyagumanawe Camps In Bundibugyo Ahead Of Mumbere's Visit major martin kamya

Police Director of Operations Grace Turyagumanawe has camped in Bundibugyo district ahead of the visit of Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere. A similar visit in June last year ended in clashes between Bakonzo and Bamba leaving at least 400 people displaced.
10:54
10:54

Bakonzo Youths Deploy At Mumbere's Shrine In Bundibugyo ethnic clashes

Armed Bakonzo youths have beefed up security at the shrine of Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere in Bundibugyo district as ethnic tension between Bamba and Bakonzo continues.
14:03
14:03

Bakonzo Meeting Blocked in Bundibugyo major martin kamya

Police in Bundibugyo on Sunday blocked a meeting of the Bakonzo community, further heightening ethnic tensions between the Bamba and Bakonzo in the district.
15:06
15:06

Installation Of Bamba Cultural Leader Stalls rwenzururu kingdom

The installation of Major Martin Kamya as cultural leader or Omudinganya of the Bamba community has been postponed for the second time. Major Kamya, a serving army officer, was slated to be installed as the leader of Obhudingiya Bwa Bwamba-OBB cultural institution in Bundibugyo district on Friday May 17th, but the ceremony has been cancelled.
18:44
18:44

Create New Districts To Ease Tensions in Rwenzori Region - Rugunda rwenzururu kingdom

The Minister for Information and Communication Technology, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda, has said that the creation of new districts will help resolve the current conflicts in the Rwenzori region.
18:32
18:32

40 Hospitalized in Bundibugyo Over Cholera cholera outbreak

The outbreak was reported in a camp at Buhundu Primary School, where more than 400 people fled to, following last month’s clashes between the Bamba and Bakonzo.
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