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12:57
12:57

Delayed Distribution of Medical Supplies Worries Kyotera, Rakai Districts 2

Dr Edward Muwanga, the Kyotera District Health Officer, says that they are eagerly waiting for the supplies given the increasing number of COVID cases. As of Monday, the district had 388 confirmed COVID-19 cases.
18:14
18:14

Oil Pipeline Route Affected Persons in Kyotera Protest Compensation Rates 1 1

The EACOP project players that include Total East Africa, Petroleum Authority of Uganda-PAU, New Plan among other contractors are currently engaging communities affected by the pipeline route, on its progress as well as simplifying the Resettlement Action Plan recently approved by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development.
07:24
07:24

Kyotera Land Saga: Police Halts Eviction of 35 Households 5

Mary Nabukenya and Florence Nakaaki, two of those affected claim that Kibi disposed of the land during the COVID19 lockdown when the government through the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development halted all kinds of land transactions.
17:27
17:27

Speaker Hospitalised after being Stung by Bees 1 1

Speaker Lubinga's situation was dangerously complicated because, being a Person With Disability, he could not run for his life and so he only yelled for help.
13:31
13:31

Floods Displace 400 from Kasensero Landing Site 2 1

The floods that were triggered by the persistent seasonal rainfall have displaced more than 400 people from the villages of Kagera Cell 8, and 10.
16:25
16:25

Expectant Mothers Stuck As Floods Devastate Kyotera 3 2

The floods that had initially cut off Kyapa-Kasensero road intensified last week following the persistent rainfall in the area. This is the only road that connects Kasensero and Kyebe communities to Kyotera –Mutukula highway. As a result, the health workers and other road users can hardly cross to either side of the road.
17:03
17:03

Reconciliation of Rival NRM Factions in Kyotera Hits Snag After Kasamba’s Death 1 5

Before his death, Kasamba was mediating the different rival NRM factions led by Haruna Kyeyune Kasolo, the MP for Kyotera County and Kyotera NRM Chairman, Patrick Kintu Kisekulo, the Kyotera LCV Chairperson, and Magdalene Nasolo, the Mutukula NRM chairperson.
09:55
09:55

​EALA MP Kasamba Laid To Rest, Praised For Fighting Food Insecurity 6 1

While delivering President Yoweri Museveni's condolence message, the Deputy speaker Jacob Oulanya who was the chief mourner, appealed to all leaders to emulate Kasamba and take forward his legacy for the good of the country.
11:18
11:18

Jilted Man Cuts Own Throat 2

Mukisa says that she left her marital home about two weeks ago and opted to stay with her parents because of Mulindwa’s attacks and threats to kill her.
12:44
12:44

Residents Criticise UNRA as Floods Cut Off Kyapa-Kasensero Road 6 1

The 41-km road connects the Kasensero Landing Site and Kyebe communities to the Kyotera–Mutukula highway. However, the road has been impassable for over two weeks after persistent seasonal rainfall that led to flooding in Toome where an area covering close to three kilometres was submerged.
19:40
19:40

UNEB Official Arrested After Disappearing Exam Container Keys 2

It is said that Irene Namono disappeared with the key to the Exam container at Kalisizo police station for several hours and was nowhere to be seen by 8:45 am when learners were expected to be sitting for the papers.
16:22
16:22

Defeated MP Donates Health Centre Building as Farewell Gift to Constituency 5 1

According to Kalemba, he had to hand over the structure in time in preparation for his departure. He says the health centre is meant to improve primary healthcare in the area even in his absence.
13:09
13:09

Pay Citizens Affected by Oil Pipeline or Quit, District Leaders tell Gov't 5 1

According to Patrick Kintu Kisekulo, the Kyotera LCV Chairman, the People affected by the pipeline had expected compensation in the first six months after the project rolled out in August 2018.
12:01
12:01

Kyotera Missing Persons Return Home 2 1

Partick Kintu Kisekulo, the chairperson for Kyotera district says the victims were last night dropped in different trading centers by people driving in security vehicles commonly known as Toyota drones.
14:42
14:42

Mutukula Border Communities Mourn President Pombe Magufuli 1 6

They say that Magufuli allowed the Ugandan traders and residents to freely cross into Tanzania to trade at the time when Uganda locked its borders. According to Madina Nazziwa, a resident of Kyakatuuma village in Mutukula Town Council, they only survived because Magufuli allowed them to cross to Tanzania to buy food for their families.
19:07
19:07

Kyotera Employer Castrates Worker over Vanilla Theft 1

Ronald Mayanja, now in critical condition, was accused of stealing vanilla beans belonging to his boss Joseph Katamba.
19:14
19:14

Body of Kyotera Man Believed to Have Been Killed by his Brothers to be Exhumed 1

His two brothers Steven Katunkane, 35, and Moses Kakakumu 29, reportedly waylaid him in the bush where he had gone to check on his cows, and killed him.
11:06
11:06

Mob Lynches Two Brothers in Kyotera for Killing Herdsman 3

The deceased identified as Steven Katukame and Moses Kakamu were beaten with clubs and stoned to death for killing George Lobero, a headsman whom they accused of practising witchcraft. It is said that Lobero mysteriously disappeared on Monday from a grazing field.
16:42
16:42

Construction Of Kyotera District Headquarters Resumes After Stalling For 21 Months 1

At least Shillings 1.5bn was budgeted for the whole project and part of the money was expected from the central government. However, the project stalled in April 2019 after the Shillings 540m that was released by the Finance Ministry was suddenly diverted to implement several projects in different sub-counties.
17:07
17:07

Total Uganda Evaluates Residual Land In Ten Districts For Compensation 1 5

According to Stella Amony, the Communications Officer –Total E&P Uganda, has confirmed the exercise saying it commenced in November last year and will be concluded in March this year.
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