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11:21
11:21

Bundibugyo Farmers Reap Big from Cocoa Growing bundibugyo district 4 2

According to statistics from the district commercial office, more than 85 of the population in Bundibugyo is directly dependent on cocoa. The crop also fetches about 150 billion shillings into the district annually.
08:00
08:00

Man Arrested for Killing Own Mother resident 2

According to Taban, the 36-year-old Birungi is wanting for hitting his 70-year-old mother, Cecilia Kabatooro with a hoe on the head at around 10am on Monday. He threatened to kill whoever attempts to rescue her.
11:21
11:21

Bundibugyo Hospital Bosses Decry Congestion, Under-funding bundibugyo district 1 1

The hospital, constructed in 1969, now accommodates more than 90 patients in its pediatric section, almost four times the capacity estimated at the time of its construction. There are more than 300 patients for a facility which was constructed to accommodate 104 patients at any given time.
21:19
21:19

Thefts Threaten Cocoa Farming In Bundibugyo cocoa thefts 1

George Muhenda, a farmer in Itoojo village, Busaru Sub County, says he lacks funds to hire private guards to protect his cocoa garden from thieves. He explains that last year, thieves stole more than 500 ripe cocoa pods from his plantation.
07:21
07:21

Communities Turn Away Congolese Refugees unhcr 2

Sam Mbahimba, a refugee from Kamango Village, says that he will return to his home when he is guaranteed security by UPDF and Congolese army. He explains that for the past four days, he has struggled to feed his family of five children.
17:21
17:21

Leaders Petition Museveni Over Bughendera District bundibugyo district 2

President Museveni endorsed the creation of the district while campaigning at Burambagira Primary School, Bughendera County in Bundibugyo district last year. He however did not mention when the district status would be granted.
17:07
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Ebola Research Unit Opens at Fort Portal Hospital bundibugyo district 1 3

The seven roomed facility comprises of offices, a laboratory, three isolation rooms each capable of admitting six patients, nursing station, clinical care area and a clinical research site. The facility has also been fenced to prevent Ebola or Marburg patients from getting into contact with the community or other patients at the hospital. .
13:54
13:54

Ruwenzori Diocese Bishop Endorses Bundibugyo Secession charles kisembo 1

Last year, the Christians led by Charles Kisembo, the head of laity Bumandu Archdeaconry announced plans to break away from Ruwenzori Diocese and form West Ruwenzori Diocese with its headquarters at Bumandu in Bundibugyo district. Kisembo alleged that the Bundibugyo community was marginalized under the parent Diocese.
14:00
14:00

Suspect Shot Dead After Stealing Guns lydia tumushabe

According to Lydia Tumushabe, Bitina was killed in self defence after he attempted to shoot one of the police officers.
13:33
13:33

Districts Cancel Independence Celebrations uganda independence 1

Several districts have cancelled the Independence Day celebrations pointing to the need for leaders attend the main event in Luuka District, while others attribute it to lack of resources.
07:42
07:42

Bundibugyo Cocoa Farmers Struggle to Return to Business cocoa growing 2

According to records from the district production department, more than 400 cocoa farmers abandoned farming during ethnic clashes.
13:03
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Landslides Kill Eleven In Bundibugyo red cross 1

Jolly Tibamanya, the Bundibugyo LC V Chairperson, says a team from the district has been dispatched to Humya village to assess the damage and to plan for relief supplies for some of the survivors who have sought refuge at Humya Catholic Church
12:48
12:48

Bundibugyo Clashes: More Than 1000 People Flee Homes ronald mutegeki

Steven Baluku, the in-charge at Bubugwanga refuge transit center says 400 people have sought refuge at the center since the clashes started, adding that they expect the number of displaced persons to increase. According to Baluku, they have requested the Office of the Prime Minister and the United Nations High Commission for Refugees UNHCR to provide food and beddings to the displaced families.
14:18
14:18

Twelve Killed in Bundibugyo Post-Election Clashes bundibugyo district 2 Top story

The clashes were sparked off by the declaration of the National Resistance Movement NRM party candidate Ronald Mutegeki as the winner of a hotly contested LCV chairmans race between him and independent candidate Jolly Tibamanya.
16:01
16:01

Kasese Based Musician Probed for Promoting Sectarianism bundibugyo district

Bakari Bashir Muga, the Rwenzori regional police publicist told Uganda Radio Network that Kahyana has composed a number of songs that dilute the approved message of promoting peace and harmony.
16:57
16:57

Bundibugyo Parents Want Teachers Sacked Over Declining Education Standards cocoa growing

Gerald Kaija, a parent says that the declining standards of education at secondary schools have reached alarming levels and the authorities have done nothing to address the matter.
13:07
13:07

Freed Suspects Flee Homes For Fear Of Reprisal Attacks bamba

On Monday night, unidentified people attacked the home of one of the suspects and threatened members of his family.
12:14
12:14

Bundibugyo Tense as RDC is Shot in Fresh Attack bundibugyo district Top story

This morning heavy gunfire rocked Bundibugyo town lasting up to 30 minutes. It\'s reported that unknown people threatened to attack Bundibugyo police station, but were repulsed by a combined effort of the UPDF and police. Three of the attackers have been arrested.
07:32
07:32

Bundibugyo, Ntoroko Disagree On Completion of Classroom Blocks timothy kyamanywa 1

In 2010, Bundibugyo district embarked on the construction of three classroom blocks in two schools and one laboratory at a cost of 500 million shillings. However, construction work stopped months later after Ntoroko was granted a district status and it split from Bundibugyo.
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22:44

Congolese Refugees in Uganda Relocated world food program

The refugees have been relocated to Bubukwanga Sub County headquarters
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