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07:56
07:56

Kyotera Livestock Dealers Protest Enforcement of FMD Quarantine 2

Sulait Kyambadde, the Chairperson of the Kyotera Animal Traders and Butcher Owners Association says that closing down livestock-related businesses has grave financial implications for individuals, communities and the economy.
16:40
16:40

Kyotera Leaders In Showdown With Speculators Targeting Mutukula Road Project 1 1

Johnpaul Lukwago Mpalanyi, the Member of Parliament for Kyotera County and chair of the District Roads Committee, voices worries that the much-awaited project may face obstacles due to speculators attempting to secure properties along the designated route, including encroachment on road reserves.
08:29
08:29

Poor Disposal of Anthrax Carcasses Worries Livestock Farmers in Kyotera 1 3

Enos Mugisha a cattle keeper in Bukaala parish, Kabira sub county indicates that they have seen cases where people have buried carcasses in grazing fields hence exposing more herds to risks of contracting the virus.
08:24
08:24

Kyotera Imposes Total Livestock Quarantine To Curb Anthrax Spillover 2

Dr. John Lutaaya, the Kyotera District Veterinary Officer, explains that they've extended the livestock movement quarantine due to reports of the spread of the disease to other parts of the district beyond its initial sighting. Initially, a two-month quarantine was declared in the neighboring sub-counties of Kabira and Nabigasa.
08:18
08:18

Sub County Chairperson On Spot Over Pipeline Compensation Discrepancies in Kyotera 4 1

The PAPs contend that Ssali, who also serves as the local Project Liaisons Coordinator, did not meet their expectations as he allegedly misrepresented them to the project evaluation teams, resulting in unfair compensation entitlements.
12:47
12:47

Leaders Demand Fresh Boundary Opening For Sango Bay Sugar Estates 2 2

In March 2022, the government initiated the process of repossessing the former Sango-bay sugar estates located in Kakuuto, Kabira, Kyebe, and Mutukula sub-counties of Kyotera district. The aim was to convert the land into Oil Palm tree plantations as part of the National Vegetable Oil Development program.
10:50
10:50

Kyotera District Stuck with Schools, Hospitals Hit by 2016 Earthquake 1 1

The affected facilities include; Kakuuto Health IV, Minziiro Health Centre II, Nazareth Primary School Kannabulemu and Gwanda Primary Schools in Kyebe Sub County, and Kibumba primary school in Kasensero town council among others.
10:43
10:43

Kyotera District Leaders Want Awarding of Contracts by Gov't Revised 2

Apollo Mugume, the Kyotera Resident District Commissioner also shares that same frustration as the political leadership, indicating that such centrally awarded contracts frustrate his monitoring roles because the contractors often dodge to provide him with accountability.
08:31
08:31

Chemotherapeutics Research Institute Undertakes to Advance Brother Anatooli’s Herbal Medicines 2 2 Top story

Doctor Grace Nambatya, the Director of Research at NCRI says they are going to carry out clinical trials on the late Anatooli’s herbal medicine combinations, with a view of preserving his knowledge and promoting the use of natural therapies for various illnesses.
19:31
19:31

Inflation Threatens Alternative Senior Citizens Support Scheme in Kyotera 1 2

Teopista Nassali aged 80 years and Protazio Mugenyi who is 62 years, both residents of Mabaale in Kabira sub county, Kyotera district indicate that they have since been receiving monthly stipends of 20,000 shillings to cater for their basic necessities of life, but the money can no longer do much given the rising prices.
13:03
13:03

Rakai, Kyotera Districts Grappling with Harmful Cultural Practices Fueling Forced Marriages 2

Agnes Namusiitwa, the Kyotera LC V Vice Chairperson and Kakuuto Sub County LC V councilor, says that girls as young as thirteen years have fallen victim to the obsolete cultural practice of bridal kidnap, which is acceptable among some communities in Kyotera and Rakai districts.
18:09
18:09

Kyotera Acting Education Officer Refuses to Hand Over Office

Kigoye accuses the District Service Commission of acting unlawfully in their appointments when they sidelined him yet he also qualifies for the job.
08:19
08:19

Oil Pipeline: Kyotera Affected Persons Petition Parliament over Unfair Compensation 1

Led by Vincent Birimuye, the petitioners are opposed to the 33,000 and 25,000 Shillings as the evaluated cost for coffee and banana plants respectively, arguing the rates are unfair compared to the evaluation reports in other districts.
11:13
11:13

Kyotera Water Tank: Engineer’s Body Finally Retrieved

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Southern Regional Police Spokesperson, says that the officers managed to retrieve Kiwanuka’s body and handed it to his family members after a postmortem.
12:50
12:50

Two Die in Underground Water Tank 1

Kiwanuka arrived in Kyakuduse on Tuesday evening to fix the pump but got trapped in the tank due to insufficient oxygen supply. It is alleged that the snap hook on his climbing buckle broke and he fell inside the tank and had no way of getting out.
13:51
13:51

PDM Program Fails to Take Off in Kyotera Two Months After Launch 1 6

Antonio Kalyango, the Lwankoni Sub-county Councilor, says that the district is left with only two months for the first phase of the program to expire.
14:56
14:56

Suspect Hangs Himself In Kalisizo Police Cell

The deceased has been identified as Robert Luyima, 35, a resident of Matale village, in Kalisizo town council. It is said that Luyima had been arrested for whipping his nephew who messed up a house that was left in order.
12:50
12:50

Gov’t Intervenes in Sango Bay Land Dispute 3 2

The dispute started in 2020 after Kyotera District allocated 25 acres to RUBSA to construct a regional market.
07:27
07:27

Prime Minister Extends Eviction of Sango Bay Occupants by Another One Month 7 1

The development comes a week after the First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for East African Affairs, Rebecca Kadaga visited Kyotera where she said that the Sango bay land issues had been poorly handled.
13:49
13:49

Sango Bay Land Eviction Unlawful: Kadaga, District Leaders 1 5 Top story

Kadaga also the Minister for East African Affairs told URN in Mutukula that it would be unfair to render the occupants homeless yet the majority have spent over 40 years on the land. Her remarks come at a time when the occupants have been given seven days to peacefully vacate the land or be forced out to pave way for the oil palm project.
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