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07:43
07:43

EACOP: Kyotera PAPs Shun Bank Account Opening Process As Compensation Nears 1 8 Top story

Charles Lwanga, a resident of Kanga village, says that he cannot open up an account yet he refused to sign the RAP forms because of unfair compensation rates for their properties including land, coffee and houses compared to the rates given to the PAPs in Rakai and Lwengo districts.
14:23
14:23

Kyotera LCs Fail To Register Residents Over Lack Of Facilitation 8 1 Top story

Richard Kalanzi, the Kabira Sub county LC III chairperson, says that the exercise has become very tricky without facilitation. He says that the government tasked them to register residents without providing any financial and logistical support to implement the directive.
14:05
14:05

Meteorology Authority Warns Of More Lightning Disasters lightning strikes 6

Siraji Wafula, a Senior Meteorologist from UNMA, says that convectional rainfall is usually characterised by a lot of lightning strikes and thunderstorms, which are dangerous.
11:20
11:20

Kyotera Parents Arrested for Alleged Involvement in Son’s Ritual Murder 2

Macklin Namaganda and Mike Sserwada, both residents of Kasamba-Kyamayembe village in Bwamijja parish, Kabira sub-county, were arrested following fresh investigations.
08:59
08:59

Another Suspect Arrested in Kyotera Boy’s Ritual Murder

According to Mike Ssebuliba, the Nakatoogo-Bikunya LCI Chairperson, the third suspect disappeared from the village yesterday shortly after the incident but he was tracked and arrested later.
19:06
19:06

Kyotera Boy, 8, Murdered in Gruesome Ritual, Two Arrested

It is said that the victim had gone to their neighbour's house to watch a local drama series on Television, when he disappeared.
17:40
17:40

Owner of Murram Mine that Buried two Teens in Kyotera Arrested, Four Mines Closed 2

The suspect has been identified as Saada Nakibuule, 60, a resident of Bugango village in Kabano-Sanje parish in Kasasa sub-county where the incident occurred.
06:38
06:38

Two Teens Buried Alive at Murram Extraction Site 1 1

Although they are said to be students, details about their schools are still unknown. It is said that the two were dating for some time when they decided to have quality time together away from their known residence.
16:10
16:10

Kyotera Menstrual Pad Project To Benefit Over 4000 Girls, Women 1 6

Mariam Nalugaajju, the Project Administrator, says that at least more than 100 girls and 50 women in Kalisizo Town Council, Kalisizo Rural, Lwankoni sub-county and Kyotera Town Council have undergone training to produce the pads.
12:28
12:28

Assailants Cut Off Woman’s Hands in Kyotera 5 1 Top story

Farouk Ddamurila, the Kyango-Kazo LC I chairman, says that they are working with the police to pursue the suspects.
11:30
11:30

General Ward, Dental Clinic at Kakuuto HC IV In Appalling State 1 5 Top story

Gertrude Nansubuga, the In-charge General Ward, says that the state of the ward worsened after the September 10, 2016 earthquake that left several cracks in the walls and ceiling.
07:56
07:56

East African Crude Oil Pipeline PAPs Reject Resettlement Exercise Over Unfair Compensation 9 1

The residents argue that officials from New Plan, the company hired to carry out the valuation exercise and Total Uganda presented the forms of 2018/2019 which had been rejected by the PAPs and district.
12:39
12:39

Emyooga Funds Spent on Unregistered SACCOs in Kyotera 11 2

It has emerged that 18 SACCOs in Kyotera county received 560 million Shillings which was shared amongst 136 associations with 1,909 people and 17 SACCO's in Kakuuto got 530 Shillings, which was shared amongst 101 associations with a total of 843 people.
17:42
17:42

Construction of Multi-trillion Mutukula EA Market Stalls 2 6

The private project worth over two trillion Shillings is jointly implemented by Rural United Business Association Network (RUSBA) Ltd and Digitech Energy Company Ltd from the Republic of South Africa, for the benefit of East African Member States; Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, South Sunda and neighbours in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
13:35
13:35

Uganda, Tanzania Jointly Enforcing Cross-border COVID-19 Directives 5 1

According to Kenneth Byaruhanga, the Senior Immigration Officer in Charge of Mutukula Border post, the two neighbouring countries are uniformly enforcing Standard Operating Procedure (SOPs) including testing those leaving or returning to either country, to ensure that residents moving across borders are safe to proceed to their final destinations.
13:50
13:50

Delayed Construction of Masaka-Mutukula Road Frustrates Kyotera Leaders 5 2

The 96km-road was built in the 1960s to link and promote trade ties and cooperation between Uganda, Tanzania, and the rest of the East African partners. Kyotera County Member of Parliament John Paul Mpalanyi told URN that the current state of the road is appalling.
11:51
11:51

Relief on Musambwa Island as L. Victoria Water Levels Recede 1 2

Enoch Ntale, Coordinator- Musambwa Island Joint Conservation Organisation -MIJCO, says they will improve their conservation operations starting with rehabilitating the breeding colonies which were devastated by the floods.
09:19
09:19

Councilors, Sub-county Chief Clash Over UGX 35M COVID-19 Cash 4

The sub-county speaker, Ronald Augustine Musoke, says that several COVID-19 activities in different areas are at standstill due to lack of facilitation because of the misappropriation of the funds.
11:25
11:25

Conditioned Funds Slowing Down Covid-19 Responses in Districts 2 1

The MPs, who are on the nationwide tour to assess covid-19 management capacities in health facilities and local governments, noted that the response teams are finding difficulties to effectively operate with conditioned financial releases.
08:01
08:01

Family, District Leaders Decry Delayed Probe Into Kayabula's Shooting 2 9

Kayabula was gunned down on December 4, 2020, as police dispersed Democratic Party and National Resistance Movement supporters who were clashing for the same venue in Nakatoogo trading center.
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