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10:41
10:41

Kasese Elderly Want Age of SAGE Beneficiaries Reduced 1 2

The elders say that the Covid-19 has left them more vulnerable because their caretakers were affected by the pandemic. They also argue that the fact that they cannot be formally employed means they don’t have a sustainable source of livelihood.
15:59
15:59

Rwenzururu Kingdom Loyalists Kick-Off Coronation Anniversary Activities 6 2

This is the first time the institution is celebrating its coronation anniversary since the arrest of Mumbere. Mumbere is currently facing treason, terrorism and murder charges arising from the November 27, 2016, military attack on his palace which left more than 100 people killed.
17:31
17:31

Rwenzururu Finally to Mark Coronation Anniversary 5 Years Since Mumbere's Arrest 1 4

But the Kingdom prime minister, Joseph Kule Muranga told URN that they have been instructed by the cultural leader to organize events that will make the 55th coronation anniversary.
11:43
11:43

Rwenzururu Unhappy With Leaders for Frustrating Rebuilding of Institution 4 2

According to OBR leaders led by Prime Minister Joseph Kule Muranga, many of the leaders have not been supportive of the agenda to rebuild the Institution’s trust among the community and the government.
07:40
07:40

Tour Operators, Travelers Decry Slow Ferry Services At Kazinga Channel Bridge 1 6

Bashir Ibrahim, a tour guide at the Queen Elizabeth conservation area, says that it takes between 40 minutes to one and half hours for the ferry to make a single trip. He says the delays are likely to discourage tourists who have scheduled travel time.
18:51
18:51

Minister Nakiwala Orders for Report on State of Mothers and Children of Rwenzoruru Clash Prisoners children homes 4 1

The minister who is in the district to assess conditions of children homes said her ministry is interested in getting a status report on these groups so that they can be helped to rebuild their lives.
12:28
12:28

New Rwenzururu Premier Roots for Improved Relations with Gov't 1 5

Muranga who is a retired politician and civil servant says that top on his agenda is to ensure government and the Obusinga have amicably resolved all the differences that have dilly-dallied for ages.
19:19
19:19

Rwenzururu King Names New Cabinet 1

Omusinga appointed Joseph Kule Muranga as the new Kingdom Prime Minister replacing Johnson Thembo Kitsumbire who served in acting capacity.
16:59
16:59

Widows Struggling with Orphans, NewBorns in Kasese IDP Camp single mothers 1 4

One of them is Robinah Musiime, a single mother of five who lost her husband two years ago. She sold off the family land in Kitholu for a commercial one in Kanyangeya to start farming. But her three-bedroomed house was recently submerged, and her garden, the single source of good washed away by floods.
17:18
17:18

Kasese Border Communities Call For Coronavirus Awareness Campaigns Corona virus 1 5

The residents note that they have abandoned some of the key health practices including routine hand washing since Uganda was declared free from Ebola in October 2019.
18:23
18:23

Edrine K: Kasese’s Phenomenal Teen Gender, Girl-Child Rights’ Activist Human Rights 7 8 Top story

Edrine Kusemerewa, who goes by the stage name of Edrine K is a song writer, singer and a Gender and Women’s rights activist. Born of Yeres Kyakimwa, a food vendor in Kisanga Market and Seith Kazige, a social worker, Edrine is the fifth born from a family of ten.
13:13
13:13

Teachers Cautioned Against Reckless Behaviour 3 1

According to Mayinja, Kasese district loses at least six teachers every month to different diseases. Two teachers were being laid to rest in Kasese district as the World Teachers Day was being celebrated.
13:46
13:46

Bishop Seeks Gov't Imposed Limit on Number of Children for Families 4 1

According to 2019 estimates by the World Population Review, the population of Uganda is around 44.27 million people, up significantly from 2013’s estimate of 33,640,833. With the current rate of growth giving rise to an increase of nearly 1.5 million people a year, the population is forecast to be 47 million people in 2020 and 64 million people in 2030.
14:38
14:38

Kibanzanga, Mumbere Rift Rages On Rwenzururu Kingdom 5 1 Top story

Kibanzanga told journalists that he organized the prayers such that the people of Kasese can also have the opportunity to mourn his mother since she spent there over fifty years.
16:59
16:59

Rwenzururu Kingdom Struggles to Develop Bakonzo Cultural Wear 2

In 2013 Rwenzururu Kingdom commissioned Kiwa Heritage, a community conservation foundation to develop an attire that will be accepted as Bakonzo Cultural Wear to be worn on important functions, however, to date the wear is yet to be developed.
14:56
14:56

Rwenzururu Kingdom Warns Youths Against Drunkenness, Unprotected Sex

Gadi Mbayahi, the chairman of the Rwenzururu Kingdom prime ministerial commission says many youth tend to live recklessly during Christmas and end up doing things that endanger not only their lives but also pose negative effects on the entire community.
16:09
16:09

Rwenzururu Youth Want Royal Family To Resolve Internal Conflicts kasese attacks 1

Yoneki Biira, a resident of Kasese Municipality questioned why the Queen Mother would move on to engage everyone in the matters of the kingdom without the support of the administrative structures of the Kingdom that are known to the subjects.
15:02
15:02

Rwenzururu Kingdom Royal Family Splits kasese attacks 2 Top story

There is a rift within the Rwenzururu royal family as the Queen Mother Christine Mukirania seeks to lead a breakaway faction opposed to her son, Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere. In an exclusive interview with URN at her home in Kigali cell, Nyakabingo ward in Kasese Municipality, the Queen Mother says there is need for the rest of the royal family to separate from Mumbere because he has drifted away from the original agenda set by his late father Isaya Mukirania.
15:35
15:35

No Rwenzururu Peace Day Celebrations this Year kasese attacks 1

Rwenzururu Kingdom will not celebrate their Peace Day, an annual event marking 55 years since the Bakonzo and Bamba jointly announced their independence from Tooro Kingdom. Ever since Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere was recognised by the government in 2009, the historic day has been celebrated every June 30th with pomp with thousands of subjects gathering in Bundibugyo for its commemoration. Speaking to URN on phone from Kasese today, Clarence Bwambale, the Rwenzururu spokesperson says that there will be no celebrations to mark the peace day tomorrow because the cultural institution and its subjects are not at peace.
15:58
15:58

Kasese Media Fraternity Mourns Veteran Journalist cancer 1

Joel Kaguta, the Programs Manager Messiah Radio describes the late Nzinjah as an irreplaceable journalist who selfishly mentored young reporters.
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