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15:58
15:58

Fake Job Racket Busted in Lyantonde, 14 Arrested 3

Denis Odoki, the Lyantonde District Police Commander, says they have so far arrested 14 members of the group which was trading as Global Alliance In Motion, an organisation that was later found to be non-existent. Before their arrest, the group paid for radio announcements for job opportunities which they purportedly had at their factory and main office in Lyantonde.
13:47
13:47

Lyantonde FMD Quarantine Relaxed Over Easter 1 1

According to Dr. Ronald Bameka, the District Veterinary Officer -DVO, they relaxed the quarantine only in the town council which has no FMD case; Kyemamba, Mpummudde, Lyakajura and Kasagama sub-counties will remain quarantined as they continue assessing the FMD situation
08:05
08:05

Lyantonde Authorities Relax Quarantine 2

Dr. Ronald Bameka, the Lyantonde District Veterinary Officer, says that they have decided to relax quarantine in some areas of the district, which have not reported any case of FMD.
14:58
14:58

Kalungu Family Exhumes Remains of Man Buried 100-Years Ago 3

It is said that Paul Kivumagana died from a strange ailment in 1921 and his body was buried in the hospital cemetery after failing to trace his family members. But the family now says that the spirit of the deceased is haunting them, as he demands a decent burial.
10:52
10:52

Unknown Assailants Kills Lyantonde Town Council FDC Mobiliser

“On Friday he called some business associates who he supplied pork asking them to pay him. So they told him to pick the money on Saturday. So we think those that killed him wanted the money he had just collected, what we don’t know is whether they trailed him from Lyantonde or Mbarara,” he said.
07:43
07:43

FMD Outbreak: 50,000 Cows, 15,000 Goats Vaccinated In Lyantonde 1 4 Top story

Dr. Ronald Bameka, the Lyantonde District Veterinary Officer-DVO, says that they have vaccinated animals on several farms in Kanshagama, which was the most affected. The FMD resurgence found the vaccination campaign ongoing prompting the veterinary officers to expedite the exercise.
07:20
07:20

Ten Babies Killed In Lyantonde In Two Months 3

The latest incident is the case of a seven months baby whose body was discovered in a bush at Kijjukizo B village in Lyantonde town council on Tuesday. Kamugasha says the body was discovered by herdsmen who immediately notified the residents and local authorities.
17:39
17:39

Suspected Car Thief Lynched in Lyantonde, Accomplice Rescued In Critical Condition 3

It is alleged that the suspects Dennis Kiberu, who was driving a Premio vehicle registration number UBD 184N from Lyantonde town to take them to Kasambya village to purportedly pick up a patient from a shrine. However, when they reached a secluded area, they told him to stop. They suddenly grabbed and tied him.
08:24
08:24

10 Arrested For Flouting FMD Directives In Lyantonde 3

According to Dr. Ronald Bameka, the Lyantodne District Veterinary Officer, some were selling cows and goats while others slaughtered and secretly sold meat to residents amid quarantine.
16:06
16:06

FMD Resurgence Leaves Lyantonde Meat Consumers, Dealers Stranded 1 2 Top story

According to Dr. Ronald Bameka, the District Veterinary Officer (DVO), more than 500 animals especially cows and goats are infected adding that they decided to close all beef, mutton, goat’s meat butcheries, pork joints and meat-roasting stalls and cattle markets to control the spread.
12:11
12:11

Over 35 Refugees Escape From Kyegegwa Camp, Get Stranded in Lyantonde 3 1

It is said that the refugees, led by Dezzi Ndehere, escaped with their families and hired a Fuso truck to transport them to Kisoro district and Kasese district to start a new life.
18:41
18:41

Lyantonde Registers First Covid-19 Cases self isolation 1 1

Dr Moses Nkanika, the District Health Officer, says that the five cases are asymptomatic and are being isolated and monitored from their homes.
11:37
11:37

Muntu Promises 10 Percent Budget Allocation to Agricultural Sector 5 1

Muntu, who was campaigning at Lyantonde district playground in Sunday, promised that if elected in office, his government will actualize the Maputo Declaration on Agriculture and Food Security in Africa.
11:57
11:57

Counterfeits Threaten Fight Against Black Quarter Disease in Lyantonde 3 1

The Lyantonde District Veterinary Department last month confirmed an outbreak of a rare-acute infectious disease in livestock which manifests with inflammation in the lumen and within skeletal muscles of the affected animals. The infection which blocks blood flow in the veins had killed more than 500 head of cattle at the time.
20:10
20:10

Fatal Accident in Rakai Claims Two Lives Police 1

The deceased have been identified as Christopher Ssentumbwe 16, a resident of Gayaza village in Kasaali town council and Ignatius Kangave Mutaawe, 12, of Buterere village in Rakai town council.
11:27
11:27

Lyantonde Education Authorities Uncertain of Teacher Retention After Covid-19 Lockdown 4 1

Information from Lyantonde shows that Education authorities in the district have lost contact with the majority of the teachers since the lockdown was announced in March this year.
07:57
07:57

Acute Bacterial Disease Hits Livestock Farms in Lyantonde District 4 1

The strain has been identified to be Black Quarter, an infection which stacks the animal’s muscles and blocks blood flow in the veins causing its sudden death. Research shows that the infection is mainly caused by contaminated pasture.
07:43
07:43

Lyantonde NUP Chairperson, Three Others Arrested For Selling Party Cards Police 2 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson, says Bongo and other NUP members held an unlawful assembly contrary to the Health Ministry guidelines aimed at preventing the spread of Coronavirus-COVID-19
00:44
00:44

MP James Kakooza, Five Others in Masaka Sub Region Lose NRM Primaries 1

Joseph Muyomba Kasozi, the Bukoto Mid-West MP and Secretary of the NRM parliamentary caucus also lost to Isaac Ssejjoba Mayanja who garnered 17,036 votes against 12,611 votes.
10:51
10:51

NRM Members in Lyantonde to Contest As Independents NRM Primary Polls 3

At least seventeen members have decided to defy the party’s constitution and run as independent candidates for various elective positions in the 2021 general elections.
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