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11:25
11:25

Heavy Rains Destroy Houses, Crops in Bundibugyo 1 2

The rains and winds that started on Sunday night destroyed several banana plantations and houses, leaving over 300 residents homeless. The rains also blew off the roof of Busunga town council market and Busunga army barracks.
06:53
06:53

Former Minister Kibanzanga, Former Bundibugyo LC V Boss Lose Election Petitions 2 5

Kibanzanga’s led counsel, Alfred Makasi told URN shortly after the court verdict that they will study the judgement and decide on the way forward with this client.
15:33
15:33

Court Reschedules Judgement in Bundibugyo Election Petitions

According to a notice issued by the assistant registrar Francis Matenga Dawa, the judgment for the two petitions have been rescheduled for October 18 and not October 15 as earlier scheduled.
10:45
10:45

UNEB Cancels PLE Results of 273 Bundibugyo Candidates 2 1

The Bundibugyo District Education Officer, John Byamukama says some of the head teachers have recorded statements at police and incase of criminal offences they will be prosecuted.
11:41
11:41

Denmark Funds Climate Change Project for Rwenzori Sub-Region 1 2

The four-year project, code-named Innovation and Gender Sensitive Nature-Based Solutions for Resilience-NBS and Green jobs is implemented by WWF-Uganda in the districts of Kasese, Bundibugyo, Bunyangabu, Ntoroko, Kabarole and Rubirizi.
06:32
06:32

36 Former ADF Rebels Resettled in Bundibugyo District 1 3

According to Rt. Capt. Ronald Sekatawa, the western regional coordinator for the commission they have given out the packages to support the former rebels start a new life in the community.
07:12
07:12

Staff Recruitment In Bundibugyo Delays Following Expiry of Term of District Service Commission Members 1 2

Bundibugyo District LC V Chairperson, Joel Bwambale told URN on Tuesday that they will soon nominate candidates to fill the vacant positions.
16:37
16:37

Bundibugyo CAO Directs Termination of Services of Volunteer Staff 1 1

Joel Bwambale, the LC V Vice Chairperson of Bundibugyo District, says that he received communication from the Local Government Ministry directing the CAO to terminate the services of volunteers to avoid legal petitions during the recruitment processes.
12:21
12:21

Bundibugyo Registers Spike in GBV, Child Abuse Cases Domestic Violence 1 4 Top story

Faith Kabafumu, the OC in charge of the Child Protection Unit, says that children are the most affected in these cases. She says that the COVID-19 lockdown has exposed children to a risky lifestyle and to offenders who usually take advantage of their age and domestic challenges.
20:12
20:12

Bundibugyo MP's Task Gov't to Transfer DRC Asylum Seekers refugees 5 1

According to legislators the camp, where they are now, is congested with 2,680 persons recorded from 81 households. They argue that the camp is posing a serious health risk to both the internal and external population after 126 persons tested positive for COVID-19.
14:54
14:54

Congolese Refugees in Bundibugyo Cry Out For Assistance 7 3

Last month, more than 650 refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC fleeing the war in the eastern part of their country entered Bundibugyo District through Rwamabale Sub County in Ntoroko district.
12:06
12:06

Missing Bundibugyo Man Found Dead in Flooded Valley 1 1

Abraham Bamwitirebwe, the Kirumya Sub County LCIII says that he had received reports from Baguma’s family that he had disappeared from his home for the last three days under unclear circumstances.
12:49
12:49

Water Submerges Gardens in Bundibugyo 1 5 Top story

Anthony Bigambo whose land is affected greatly by the development, says that he was taken by surprise to find his garden submerged last week despite the fact that there was no rain in the area. The farmer says that he has lost gardens of cocoa and banana.
10:46
10:46

Lockdown Delays Proposed West Ruwenzori Diocese Take-Off 1 4

Rev. Julius Tumwesige, the Archdeacon of Bumadu says the Christians are key sources of Church income and the closure of church premises complicates fundraising initiatives yet they need up to 100 million Shillings to purchase the Bishop’s car, complete the beautification of Bumadu Church and have a startup fund to run the Diocese.
18:50
18:50

Bundibugyo Hospital Runs Out Of PPE PPE's 2

Dr Amon Bwambale, the Acting Medical Superintendent and chairperson case management committee says that the facility has only 10 N95 masks left.
08:28
08:28

Pictorial: Burial of Obudingiya Bwa Bwamba Queen Mother

Nansolia was born in January 1932 in Bubandi Sub County, Bundibugyo District to the late Erinest Kitika and Jorolina Nasisiliya.
08:09
08:09

Obudingiya Bwa Bwamba Queen Mother Laid to Rest Rwenzururu movement 3 6

Wilson Mubulya, the kingdom premier saluted the deceased for not only taking care of her family but also remaining committed during the Rwenzururu struggle in 1962. He recognized her role in the creation and leading of prominent women groups in the church of Uganda, whose impact remains visible.
12:21
12:21

Only 20 People to Attend Burial of King's Mother Rwenzururu movement 1

The cultural institution spokesperson Rev. Godfrey Kyomuhendo says they have to comply with the standard operating procedures-SOPs as guided by the ministry of health.
08:16
08:16

Over 600 Congolese Enter Bundibugyo As War Escalates in Eastern DRC congolese refugees 6 1 Top story

The LC V Chairperson, Robert Tibakunirwa says that they have been carrying out a verification exercise to establish all the refugees.
14:28
14:28

Bundibugyo Turns to Para-Social Workers to Curb Early Child Pregnancies 7 1

The district probation officer Grace Pamela says they are worried that the suspension of schooling activities could fuel the already high cases of child pregnancies among school girls.
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