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10:18
10:18

Amnesty Commission Warns Former ADF Rebels Against Rejoining Rebellion 1 5

Ronald Ssekatawa, the Western Regional Coordinator for Amnesty Commission says that some of the former ADF rebels are part of those arrested for allegedly aiding ADF activities in neighboring DRC.
10:26
10:26

Kasese Town Residents Want Metal Scrap Business Regulated 1 3

Peter Masereka, a resident of Kogere, says there is an increasing number of scrap dealers in the town who interest young children to get them all sorts of metallic objects for petty cash.
09:40
09:40

23-year-old Man Commits Suicide in Kasese Town

Paddy Kamara chairman LC1 for Nyamwamba west said the deceased was last seen on Thursday morning while in good health.
15:19
15:19

Families of Arrested Kasese NUP Members Call For Justice 6 1

The five were arrested by security personnel on Tuesday last week from Kamaiba Lower, Kamaiba Ward in Kasese Municipality.
14:18
14:18

Explosive Critically Injures Two Children In Kasese 2 5

Peter Masereka, a resident of Kogere told URN on Wednesday that the minors picked an unexploded ordinance from the nearby UPDF training ground in the area and wanted to sell it to scrap dealers.
16:31
16:31

Five NUP Members Arrested in Kasese 1 2

Ismail Kaawo, the Acting Rwenzori East Police Spokesperson says that they received information that the party members were holding an illegal meeting in one of the houses in Kilembe Quarters, Kasese Municipality.
13:21
13:21

Kasese Residents Warned Against Night Travels bomb explosion 4

Ismail Kaawo, the Rwenzori East Acting regional police Spokesperson says that the police and sister agencies have intensified operations to deal with suspected criminals in the region and residents who will not adhere to the directives.
13:24
13:24

Uganda Releases 16 Congolese Nationals Lake Edward 1 3

They were arrested on Lake Edward in Kasese District for illegal entry into Uganda.
11:21
11:21

Community Up-in-Arms over UWA Boundaries in Kasese 2 5

In July last year, the residents rejected a survey report from the Ministry of Lands accusing the surveyors of being comprised by UWA. The parties resolved that the community will have an independent surveyor who will then work with a government surveyor and local leaders to handle the process of boundary re-opening.
18:03
18:03

Mob Kills Suspected Thug in Kasese Town 1

Phenhansi Wakibanahi the area LC1 chairperson says acts of robbery have increased in the area since the country went into the second lock-down.
17:57
17:57

UPDF Interviews Persons Shortlisted for LDU Recruitment in Rwenzori 1 1

On Tuesday UPDF begun the interview process that also involves medical screening, verification of academic documents and answering an aptitude test before the candidates are scheduled to undertake basic military training.
15:02
15:02

Kasese UCDA Field Coordinator In Trouble For Alleged Extortion 2 5

Under a common agreement, UCDA supports nursery bed operators with extension services and in turn, buys the seedlings. The operators allege that they have been paying non-receipted Shillings 30,000 whenever their gardens had to be inspected for prospective supply or need to renew operation certificates.
12:12
12:12

Uganda Hands over Seized Fishing Gears to DRC 8 2

The items which also included 206 fuel tanks and 106 fuel cables were impounded five years ago from Congolese fishermen for illegal entry into Uganda while others were found to be of poor standards.
08:20
08:20

Mysterious Deaths in Kasese Raise Fear Among Residents Murder 2 1

Jaffari Kighutiya, the LC 1 Chairperson of Base camp, says that the string of gruesome killings have triggered panic in the local community.
18:46
18:46

DRC Deports Seven Ugandans For Illegal Entry fishermen 1 2

The seven were arrested for entering the country illegally through Lake Edward. They were deported on Thursday through the Mpondwe border in Kasese district.
16:09
16:09

36 Congolese Fishermen Deported For Illegal Entry into Uganda 2 1

They were arrested on separate occasions between March and June this year in Kasese District by Uganda People’s Defence Forces-UPDF attached to the marine unit.
16:51
16:51

Fresh Tension As Kasese Farmers Decry Persistent Animal Raid on Their Crop Gardens 6 2

Local leaders say this is breeding conflict between the two groups that could spiral out of hand if no immediate intervention is made. Julius Masereka is one of the affected farmers in Nyakatonzi, saying the attack on their gardens is nearly forcing them to halt crop cultivation.
09:29
09:29

Kasingye Asks Police to Focus More On COVID-19 Awareness Creation than Enforcing Arrests COVID-19 pandemic 1 3

Kasingye reasons that educating people on standard operating procedures-SOPs would help the control curb the spread of the virus.
08:43
08:43

Teenager Buried In a Kasese Pit While Searching For Gold buried alive 5 2 Top story

George Kambere, a neighbour told URN that there has been speculation about the existence of gold on Masereka’s land that was discovered during Kilembe mines operations in the 1940s.
17:07
17:07

Fire Guts Rukoki HC IV, Destroys Properties, Drugs Worth Millions Rukoki HCIV 2 6

Dr. Joyfred Kayiri, the In-Charge of health center, estimates that they have lost property worth over Shillings 200million. He says the fire also destroyed other items including freezers, computers and office documents.
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