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14:14
14:14

Driver Jailed 4 Years for Knocking Five Pupils Dead in Sembabule

Prosecution led by Jacqueline Bbako told the court on July 16th while driving a Toyota Wish Registration Number UBG 517L, on Sembabule-Gomba road, Amiisi ran over eight pupils aged between 8 to 11 years, as they returned from attending the Catechism classes at St Gongaza Catholic Parish in Sembabule town council.
14:15
14:15

Early Schools Closure: Sembabule Parents Default on Fees 1

Gerald Mbuga Kalinzi, the Headteacher of St. Charles Lwanga Secondary School in Lwebitakuli sub-county, says that he is currently struggling to finance their operations because many parents are yet to complete paying the tuition of their children.
11:40
11:40

Sembabule Leaders, Minister Anifa Kawooya Faceoff Over Wetland 2 1

The authority issued a certificate of no objection to the State Minister for Health in Charge of General Duties Anifa Kawooya Bangirana, to utilize a part of Kafumu wetland in Mitete Sub County for agricultural purposes.
07:04
07:04

Sembabule MPs Clash Over Planned Upgrade of Health Facilities MINISTRY OF HEALTH 1

The disagreement, which has sucked in local leaders arises from the trio’s failure to harmonize their positions on the distribution of health facilities that the government earmarked for the district in this financial year.
10:08
10:08

High Cost of Animal Feeds Threatens OWC Program Beneficiaries in Sembabule 1 2

Juliet Ndagire, the Lwebitakuli Sub County Female councilor for Manyama parish says that the increasing costs of feeds and other supplements are rendering both the poultry and piggery projects unviable hence forcing many people out of business.
09:39
09:39

Sembabule District Seeks UGX 1b for Ebola Preparedness Ebola response plan 2

Malik Mahaba, the Sembabule District Chief Administrative Officer says that the money will be used to fully operationalize the District Ebola Taskforce and Rapid Response Team; which are required in the coordination of case management and infection control in the area.
11:53
11:53

Bad Timing Blamed for Poor Recovery of Emyoga Funds in Sembabule 3

In Sembabule district, the program supervisors are struggling to recover the 2.24 billion Shillings which was lent out to the different beneficiaries in the initial stages of its implementation. According to records at the District Commercial Office, the district has only been able to recover 260 million Shillings from the 73 SACCOs that were funded.
15:07
15:07

Sembabule Residents Eulogize Woman Who Hid Kabaka Muteesa Buganda kingdom 3 1

When Sir Edward Muteesa and his guards reached Sembabule, he was received by the Mawogola County Chief Sebastian Kitayimbwa who alongside his men plotted on how to keep the Kabaka safe. Angelina Nabakooza was assigned the role of preparing meals for the Kabaka and providing him with shelter as a group of 11 men took charge of his security.
10:27
10:27

Sembabule Veterinary Authorities Probe Rabies-Like Outbreak in Livestock 1 2 Top story

Charles Nsibambi, one of the affected farmers, who has lost three head of cattle in one week, says that they are worried because they are faced with a strange disease. He says that the disease is spreading very fast, adding that it has been reported on the neighboring farms.
12:45
12:45

Sembabule Leaders Plead for Substitute Pasture Species to save Livestock 1 1 Top story

A vast majority of farmers in Sembabule and other districts in the cattle corridor rely on natural pastures and sometimes include native elephant grasses to feed their animals. But many of them are scrambling for limited and already dried-up natural pastures and water sources, according to Karakure.
12:32
12:32

Centennial Celebrations Invoke War, Independence Memories at St. Henry's College Kitovu 5 1 Top story

Lawrence Majwala, the General Manager of Masaka Cooperative Union narrates that besides what he describes as life-changing etiquettes and quality education he acquired, the college treated them with the real feeling of Uganda’s independence celebrations in 1962.
09:24
09:24

Sembabule Government Schools Struggle With Chronic Teachers Shortage 2 1

Muhammad Kiggwe, the Sembabule District Education Officer indicates the district is badly affected by the chronic habit of secondary teachers' seeking transfers as soon they access the government payroll.
11:21
11:21

Absenteeism of Staff Threatens Implementation of Parish Development Model in Sembabule

Asuman Mwanje, the Kawanda LCIII Chairperson says that many Sub County and Parish Chiefs deployed in the area are rarely on their duty stations, hence failing to perform their responsibilities which deprives services delivery to the public.
12:07
12:07

Sembabule District Suspends Land Title Issuance over Rampant Disputes 2

Julius Ssebugwawo, the Secretary of the District Production Committee says that hundreds of residents in the area are living in fear of eviction by people who irregularly acquired land titles over big chunks of land and that as a result, the disputes are frustrating agriculture.
12:40
12:40

Court Halts Development as Minister Kawooya, Buganda Feud Over Land

Through his lawyers Eliakim Kumumanya and Edward Mukwaya, Kabaka also sued the Sembabule District Land Board and the Commissioner Land Registration for erroneously facilitating the issuance of certificates of ownership on the disputed land.
11:30
11:30

CID Directorate Intervenes in Sembabule Defilement Case As Protests Persists

According to Muhammad Nsubuga, the Southern Regional Police spokesperson says that the directorate has already received the case file for further management.
12:13
12:13

Girl Asks President Museveni to Order Arrest of LC1 Chairman for Raping Her 3

George Musheijja Bakulu, the Nyamiringa LCI chairman, was arrested on Wednesday last week after being caught red-handed defiling a 15-year-old girl. The victim now says she is too ashamed to go back to school yet she is a finalist.
08:45
08:45

Body Found in Sembabule Forest Finally Identified 1

The deceased has been identified as Ibrahim Kinaggwa, a Boda Boda motorcyclist operating at the Deliverance Church Stage in Masaka City.
14:46
14:46

Mutilated Body Discovered In Sembabule Forest 1

Children who had gone to collect firewood, stumbled upon the body Monday morning and informed residents and local leaders.
11:35
11:35

Army Reservist Arrested For Defiling, Impregnating 13-year-old Girl

The girl’s father Augustine Lutalo, says that Ntale defiled his daughter at the time she was staying with her grandmother during the COVID-19 induced lockdown.
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