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08:06
08:06

Another Health Worker Succumbs to Ebola 1

Nabisubi is one of the six medical workers from Mubende Hospital who were transferred to Fort Portal last week and tested positive for Ebola.
07:50
07:50

Fort Portal Deputy RCC Halts Construction of Telecom Mast in Residential Area 1 6 Top story

Olivia Bahwayo Busobozi, the Physical Planner for Fort Portal City, said that they have not yet approved the mast construction since the contractor has not yet submitted all the required documents.
10:43
10:43

Police Holds Five People Over An Illegal firearm in Fort Portal

The Police statement came hours after Ugandan US-based journalist Remmy Bahati posted a statement on her Twitter account, saying that plain-clothed security operatives had raided her father’s home in Fort Portal City and abducted her brother whom she identified as Kelvin Katungi, a cousin, Latif Mugume and a friend a one Abaala who had come to visit.
22:08
22:08

Tanzanian Doctor who Died of Ebola Buried in Fort Portal 3 2

Dr Mohammed Ali was undergoing treatment at Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital at the time of his death. He was one of the six medical workers who were infected while treating Ebola patients at Mubende Regional Referral Hospital and were transferred to Fort Portal for better treatment and management.
09:22
09:22

Tanzanian Doctor Succumbs to Ebola in Uganda Top story

Dr Mohammed Ali has been one of the six health workers being managed at Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital since Wednesday when they were transferred from Mubende.
10:08
10:08

Health Centres Urged to Handle Simple Cases to Avoid Crowding Referrals during Ebola 1

Currently Fort Portal hospital is managing six health workers who were infected with Ebola at Mubende Regional Referral Hospital. The medics who were on Wednesday transferred from Mubende to Fort Portal for proper management and treatment comprise three doctors, two nurses and one anesthetist.
11:24
11:24

Health Volunteers in Fort Portal now Demand Monthly Salary 2

The VHTs Program was established in 2001 as a cost-effective way to link communities with health services. VHTS were established by the Ministry of Health to empower communities to take part in the decisions that affect their health; mobilize communities for health programs, and strengthen the delivery of health services at house-hold level.
10:12
10:12

Fort Portal City Officials Arrested Over Fraudulent Sale of Public Land 1 2

It is alleged that the officials fraudulently sold off council public land to businessmen in Fort Portal well knowing that it was preserved as a green belt.
12:55
12:55

Fort Portal City Council Wants Payment of Former Councilors Expedited 2 2

In 2021 councilors of the then Fort Portal Municipality sued Fort Portal City and the Attorney General for non-payment of their sitting allowances citing breach of contract. In their petition, the councilors said they were elected in 2016 for a five-year term which was to expire in May 2021.
11:02
11:02

UPDF Helicopter Crashes in Fort Portal 1 Top story

According to an eyewitness, three helicopters had just taken off from Saaka airfield but one of them crashed into the house.
10:23
10:23

Poor Hygiene Threatens Business at Mpanga Market 4

According to the traders, the flush toilets on the first and second floor have now been rendered dysfunctional yet they are very key for both customers and traders.
08:12
08:12

Tooro Clan Heads Still Undecided on Suing King Oyo 2

But the petitioners have not yet sued the King as they had put it in the petition. Reverend Willy Kintu Muhanga, the Chairperson of the Clan Leaders who petitioned the King has told Uganda Radio Network that they are currently not certain of when they will go to court to proceed with their earlier decision of suing the King.
08:46
08:46

Fort Portal Stuck with Over UGX 256M For PDM 4

Michael Karwani, the Fort portal City Commercial Officer, says that none of the 21 groups from both the Fort portal City North and Central Divisions has held the Annual General Meeting, which is a key requirement for them to access the funding.
08:09
08:09

Fort Portal North Division Gets 4.7 billion For Water Extension 2 2

Speaking at the launch of the project, Eng Ivan Nandinda from the Ministry of Water explained that the Ministry through the water and sanitation development facility southwest entered into a memorandum of understanding with the Karago community to implement a water supply and sanitation system in the first phase, which didn't benefit other areas.
06:49
06:49

Pictorial: King Oyo's 27th Coronation Ceremony at Karuziika Palace in Fort Portal 24 Top story

The clan heads decided to stay away from the coronation anniversary celebrations accusing King Oyo of flouting the Kingdom constitution when he appointed the new prime minister and Speaker of the Kingdom's supreme council.
17:43
17:43

30 Clan Heads Boycott King Oyo’s 27th Coronation Anniversary 1 1 Top story

Reverend Muhanga told Uganda Radio Network that the clan heads petitioned the King citing a number of anomalies in the appointment of the new prime minister Steven Kiyingi and the speaker, Julius Mwirumbi.
13:19
13:19

Tooro Prime Minister Roots for Unity Among Subjects 3

Kiyingi says he will focus on uniting all the subjects of the King, skilling the youth for self-employment, the revival of culture and norms of Batooro, modernization of agriculture, environmental protection, healthy practices for good health, and pushing the central government on the return of Tooro properties.
12:48
12:48

Bishop Kisembo Tells King Oyo to Get Wife 1

Bishop Kisembo says that the king has now come of age and needs a suitable helper to assist him in his duties.
08:06
08:06

USMID Works: Fort portal Councilor Demands UGX 60Million For Damages 1 2

Nyakairu said the council had taken an extra mile to share with the landlord of the premises who explained the relevance of the road and okayed the works. He, however, says that they were astonished to hear that the councilor had continued to push for legal action against the institution.
06:51
06:51

Clan Leaders Threaten to Boycott King Oyo's Empango 2

According to Rev. Muhanga, the decision by the clan leaders comes after they petitioned the King on September 4 protesting the manner in which Steven Kiyingi was appointed as Prime Minister of the Kingdom, but have since received no response. The petition stated that the council sitting on August 26, 2022 in which the Omukama appointed Kiyingi was not regularly constituted. They say the council lacked a Speaker and a Deputy Speaker since Eng. Julius Mwirumubi, who chaired the council sitting, was never sworn in as the Speaker of the Supreme Council of Tooro, the Orukurato.
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