Breaking

Archive

Oct 1907 results
20:50
20:50

Elections Petitions: Lady Justice Rwakakooko Asks Electoral Commission to Hire External Lawyers 1 1

On Monday, the EC representative, lawyer Samuel Kiriaghe prayed to court to re-schedule some of the petitions on grounds that the commission had limited human resource.
19:55
19:55

Travellers Stranded in Fort Portal As Taxis Hike Fares 4 1

At Nyakaseke Taxi Park, transport from Fort Portal to Kasese has increased from 10,000 Shillings to 20,000 Shillings, Fort Portal to Rwimi from 5,000 Shillings to 10,000 Shillings while Fort Portal- Kibiito is 6,000 from 3,000 Shillings.
12:43
12:43

Appointment of Seven Ministers from Tooro Draws Mixed Reactions cabinet ministers 3

For the past five years, the region had only five ministers who included Adolf Mwesige, Minister of Defence, William Byaruhanga, the Attorney General, Butime, Mutuuzo and Tumwebaze.
11:39
11:39

Fort Portal Covid-19 Task Force Partners With Youth to Promote SOPs 1 1

On Saturday evening, the youth stationed on all routes leading to Fort Portal city with the placards. Some of the placards called on members of the public to wear masks properly, others advised people to avoid crowds while others carried messages encouraging hand washing and social distancing.
08:39
08:39

Fort Portal RCC Unearthes Over 20 Ghost Emyooga Groups 1 1

In April, Mbabazi stopped the issuance of certificates to all 36 Emyooga SACCOs in Fort Portal after the Commercial Officer, Michael Karwani failed to avail the lists of the intended beneficiaries.
10:45
10:45

Woman Found Dead in Fort Portal Bar 1

Joan Kihunde, who reported the case to Kitumba police station, said that a person, whose name has not been disclosed, went to the same bar on Tuesday morning and knocked but no one responded. Kihunde added that when the same person checked, the door was open with padlocks outside.
07:35
07:35

Local Government Ministry Pledges Support to Tooro Kingdom Projects 3 1

Magyezi, who had been invited by the Tooro king, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV, said the ministry is so willing to be a kingdom’s development partner and he will be sending technical people to assess the projects that are underway for support.
11:25
11:25

Court Blocks Return of Tooro Kingdom Assets 1

The applicants are accusing the King, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV of Tooro, the Queen Mother, Best Kemigisa and the Attorney General of committing a number of offences including the illegal leasing of Tooro kingdom land and misappropriating the properties of the monarchy.
10:22
10:22

Former Fort Portal Councillors Run to Court Over Sitting Allowances 2 1

Without citing a specific law mandating him to make changes, the minister went ahead to appoint the mayors of the municipalities as interim city mayors. Magyezi also promised to issue guidelines that were to be followed to form interim city councils and executives but the promise was never fulfilled.
19:37
19:37

Tooro Kingdom Speaker Mugasa Resigns 1

In his resignation letter to the Tooro King, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV dated May 3, Mugasa says he has served the cultural institution for over 22 years in different capacities and he feels it is the right time to resign.
13:08
13:08

Over 100 Participate in Mayombo Golf Open 1

According to Bernard Baguma, the incoming captain of Tooro Golf Club, the tournament is held annually to commemorate Brig Noble Mayombo who died in 2007.
08:51
08:51

Rehabilitation of Major Roads in Fort Portal City Resumes 1

According to the city engineer Herbert Kaihura, the rehabilitation of the roads will resume immediately and thorough supervision will be conducted to ensure there is no shoddy work done.
22:59
22:59

Free Media Airtime for Gov't to be Streamlined - Nabakooba 1 1

During a meeting on Monday, journalists told Nabakooba that the hour is being misused while at the same time it is causing loses to the media industry since it is for free.
10:21
10:21

Fort Portal RCC Blocks Issuance of Certificates to Emyooga Saccos 1

This followed the failure by the Commercial Officer, Michael Karwani, to avail lists of all the members of individual associations that make up each of the 36 Emyooga Saccos in the city.
20:48
20:48

Angry Mourners Burn Body of Suspected Kidnapper in Fort Portal 3 1

Mugume, who had been on the police’s list of the most wanted criminals was shot dead on Friday by security personnel in Karamaga cell, Central Division. At the time, he was being pursued after hacking one Patrick Kyomuhendo with a panga as he resisted arrest by community members.
08:51
08:51

Four Arrested in Fort Portal for Alleged Kidnaps, Robbery Vincent Twesige 1 1

The arrested are suspected to have been working with Amos Mugume – one of the most wanted suspected kidnappers and hardcore criminals in Fort Portal city and surrounding areas who was shot dead on Friday.
16:07
16:07

Suspected Kidnapper Shot Dead in Fort Portal 1 2

Mugume was shot dead on Friday by security personnel in Karamaga cell in Central Division, Fort Portal City.
09:43
09:43

Tooro Kingdom Asks Kabarole Officials to Find Alternative Space for New District Headquarters 2 1 Top story

According to Rwabuhinga, the district owns 12 acres of land including the one hosting Busoro Sub County headquarters. But Kateeba has maintained that the kingdom owns over 49 acres of land in Busoro including the one being claimed by the district.
06:45
06:45

Bob Kasango Finally Laid to Rest 2 1 Top story

Speaking at the burial under tight police and army deployment, Bitarabeho said that her husband was so caring and loving and irreplaceable. Bitarabeho also said that she will always cherish Kabise for giving birth to Kasango and will always respect her despite their disagreement on his burial place.
12:56
12:56

Alleged "Anti-Gov't" American Arrested in Fort Portal 1

In a statement posted on Twitter by Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga, a team from Special Investigations Division in Kireka arrested Smith on MOnday Morning for his alleged involvement in anti-government subversive activities.
Oct 1907 results