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15:45
15:45

IGG Arrests Butebo CAO, Rubirizi Human Resource Officer Over Embezzlement 1 3

Fredrick Okech, the Mbarara regional Inspector says they received a complaint from a whistleblower who had retired from civil service and was waiting for his gratuity of 28 million shillings.
08:19
08:19

Residents Move to Censure LC 1 Chairperson for Misusing Village Stamp, Abuse of Office 2 4

Agnes Kyarisima, one of the petitioners, accuses Bob of consenting to land agreements to more than a single buyer, which causes conflict.
09:53
09:53

Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Katerera County MP 2 1

In the ruling read by the acting Deputy Registrar Mbarara High Court, Samuel Twakire, Justice Moses Kazibwe Kawumi dismissed the petition because it was not supported with a valid affidavit.
13:02
13:02

Rubirizi VHTs Reject UGX 50,000 For COVID-19 Allowance Ministry of Health

Alice Tuhiriirwe, a VHT from Kicwamba village in Katerera, says that they were promised Shillings 150,000 but they sent them Shillings 50,000 without any explanation.
12:56
12:56

Two Children Drown in Abandoned Mines In Rubirizi 1

James Mushabe, the LC 1 Chairperson of Rutondo cell, says that they heard screams from a girl he only identifies as Nabaasa who survived drowning.
11:57
11:57

Transport Paralysed as Kazinga Channel Ferry Breaks Down 3 4 Top story

Emmanuel Kakuru, a truck driver from Kanungu district, says the situation at the bridge has brought everything to a halt. He says that they were told that it will take two days for the ferry to resume operations.
07:20
07:20

Bunyaruguru Tooke Farmer’s Cooperative Helps Rubirizi Women Get Better Prices 5 2

Olive Rukundo, a Banana farmer in Magambo village says that the cooperative is an eye-opener to the farmers on how to benefit more from their produce. She says that they have now an opportunity to negotiate better prices for their bananas and now sell the bananas in Kilograms, which gives them more money.
07:23
07:23

Dr. Atwine Directs Disciplinary Action Against Workers at Rugazi Health Center 6

Dr. Atwine who toured the Health facility over the weekend, says that received lots of complaints from the locals accompanied by a petition from the LC V Chairperson on the situation at the facility.
15:47
15:47

WWF Boosts Timber Dealers With Band Saw Mills 3 8

The donation was delivered by World Wide Fund for Nature-WWF to five timber dealer associations in the districts of Kisoro, Rukungiri, Rubirizi, Mitoma and Kasese.
11:03
11:03

Fisheries Protection Unit Burns Illegal Fishing Gear in Rubirizi District 2 2

The fishing gear was impounded during operations to crack down on poor fishing methods at the landing sites of Kashaka, Mahyoro and Kasenyi on Lake George.
11:13
11:13

Katerera Town Council Flood Victims Demand Compensation 4

The two villages were hit by floods in 2019 that destroyed their properties that include houses and gardens.
10:25
10:25

Rubirizi Assistant Procurement Officer Arrested for Soliciting Bribe

Izidol is accused of soliciting a bribe from Eng. Timothy Muhwezi, the Director of Mulumba Construction Limited promising to award him a contract to construct Kirugu Moslem Primary School in Katerera Sub County Rubirizi District.
12:11
12:11

Candidate Amuriat Arrested 2 1 Top story

Amuriat who was arrested in Bushenyi for immediate transportation to Mbarara where the offence was allegedly committed, has asked his fellow presidential candidates not to call off their campaigns just because he has been arrested. He is now in the hands of DPC John Rutagira who was knocked down by the boda boda that spirited Amuriat away on Wednesday.
10:19
10:19

Three People Die of Suspected Anthrax in Rubirizi Outbreak of Anthrax 3 2

Dr. Henry Mugaya, the Rubirizi District Veterinary Officer, although they are yet to confirm the disease in humans, it has claimed over 30 goats and 15 sheep since they often graze with buffaloes, hippos and water bucks in Queen Elizabeth National Park.
13:41
13:41

Poor Community Roads Irk Rubirizi Residents Rubirizi District 5 1

The roads were opened under the Community Agriculture Infrastructure Improvement Programme (CAIIP) Project III in 2016.
12:04
12:04

Water Shortage Hits Four Villages in Rubirizi Water Scarcity 4 3

Richard Gumisiriza, Ryeru sub-county chairperson LC III says that several boreholes in the area have broken down because of the pressure exerted on them.
10:39
10:39

Two Women Arrested in Connection to Death of Indian Businessman in Ishaka

The two arrested to help in the investigations are the girlfriend to the deceased and another woman who was a business partner.
08:00
08:00

Body of Missing Indian Found Floating On Lake Rutoto Murder 2 1

Martial Tumusiime, the Greater Bushenyi Region police spokesperson, says Patel’s body has been taken to Kampala International Hospital for postmortem as police hunts for the missing car.
12:18
12:18

One Arrested in Rubirizi for Spreading False Information on Covid-19 3 1

Domiano Akankwasa, a resident of Rutoto is accused of posting on his Facebook page that the Director of Covoid Organisation Ben Bataringaya was affected by the virus.
10:56
10:56

Police Disperses Mourners in Rubirizi Live Bullets 4 2

The mourners were attending the burial of John Muhabura an employee of Mota-Engil Road Company Limited, who died in a motor accident on Sunday.
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