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12:15
12:15

Family Arrested Over Suspected Ritual Murder 1

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Regional Police Spokesperson declined to divulge the names of the other suspects noting that the rest of the family members are in custody at Rubare police station for their own safety.
10:57
10:57

Former Sub County Chairperson, Five Others Get 10-Months Suspended Sentence 1

In 2014, a community meeting chaired by the former Ruhaama Sub County LC III Chairperson, Tom Rwomushana resolved to uproot the boundary marks prompting Kangaho’s family to file a case of criminal trespass against the ringleaders. But Kangaho’s family led by Andrew Kangaho claims to have inherited the contested land from their late father, James Kangaho.
09:10
09:10

Pineapple Factory Suspends Operations One Year After Commissioning 4 1 Top story

Nathan Mutungi, the Chairperson Nyakihanga Fruits and Vegetable Growers Cooperative Society, says they decided to suspend the operations of the factory due to numerous challenges that require government intervention.
12:58
12:58

Don't Oppose the Men of God, Archbishop Kazimba Implores Christians 1 4

The cleric said that the achievements made by the men of God will one day be left to Christians when they the clergy retire.
08:46
08:46

Protect Church Land From Grabbers, Archbishop Kaziimba Warns Christians 6 1

The Agro Business projects commissioned include a 273-acre coffee plantation, 17 acres’ of bananas, a fish project, a hatchery, a fully facilitated Health Center III and a newly constructed Dean's House.
10:19
10:19

Ntungamo FDC Losers Reject Parliamentary, Local Government Election Results 1 2 Top story

The FDC candidates have since disputed the poll results, saying there was a lot of violence directed at their supporters and polling agents. They also describe the elections a sham and fraudulent, arguing it was characterised with open voter bribery by the NRM party and candidates.
11:09
11:09

Ruhaama County Losers Petition Electoral Commission 2

In the petition to the EC Chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama, the losers argue that the elections were cases of ballot stuffing, violence at some polling stations, arrests, intimidations from the army and police. They contend that declaring Henry Nkwasiibwe Zinkuratire as the Member of Parliament for Ruhaama County was illegal because the election process was a sham.
16:26
16:26

Kyagulanyi Preaches Love, Humanity In Christmas Message NUP 2 2 Top story

Kyagulanyi, who attended the Christmas service at St. James Church of Uganda Rugarama in Rushenyi in Ntungamo district, asked Christians to embrace what God has planned for the country.
05:24
05:24

Four Killed in Mbarara-Kabale Road Accident 1

The accident involved a Toyota Hiace taxi registration number UBD 041S and a Fuso truck registration number UAR 679M. Damiano Katwesiime, Ntungamo District Police Commander, said that the taxi rammed into the Fuso truck that was parked at the trading center.
13:54
13:54

Candidate Secures Late Nomination for Kajara Parliamentary Race 2 2

Muhangi's nomination had been blocked by the Ntungamo District Returning Officer Robert Baine after reportedly arriving late at the venue. On the same day of his anticipated nomination, Munangi had been bounced for failing to deliver all the required paperwork to support his bid.
16:37
16:37

Tumukunde and Muntu Campaign in Ntungamo, Rwampara Districts 1

The two according to the Presidential campaign timetable released by the electoral commission Muntu and Tumukunde are supposed to hold campaigns in Ntungamo and Rwampara districts today
12:40
12:40

Muntu to Ntungamo: Don’t Just Vote Me Out of Sectarianism 2 2

He said if the people of Ntungamo feel he is the right person and committed to taking the country in the right direction then they should vote him.
18:42
18:42

Political Negligence Fuelling Hostilities in East Africa - Muntu 1 3

Muntu says that there are no fundamental differences among the East African states, except the lack of a good relationship between the various leaders in the bloc. He was speaking from his home area in Ntungamo District, as part of his campaign trail for the presidency.
09:25
09:25

Muslim Scholar Dr. Kaliisa Laid to Rest in Ntungamo District 3 1

Kaliisa, who died at the age of 70, was a political analyst, an Islamic Scholar and Lecturer, according to family members he had earlier complained of abdominal pain, was found dead in his bedroom.
07:01
07:01

Court Issues Criminal Summons Against Rukutana 1

The State Prosecutor, Baine Eunice asked the magistrate to issue criminal summons for Rukutana, saying his absence has delayed the case. Mulangira pleaded with court in vain not to issue to criminal summons for Rukutana, saying he wasn’t feeling well and it is a constitutional right.
18:19
18:19

MPs Decry Slow Pace of Key Electricity Projects compensation 1 2 Top story

The concern was raised by members of the Natural Resources Committee of Parliament who are currently visiting parts of western Uganda, to study the extent of power penetration in the areas of Masaka, Mbarara, Kasese and Fort Portal, among others. They are bothered that some projects which were launched in 2014 have not yet started.
07:30
07:30

MPs Query Uninterrupted Power Exports amidst Unstable Local Supply power blackout 5 1

The MPs who were on a field trip to Western Uganda to ascertain the level of electricity penetration in the area, expressed the concern while visiting substations in Masaka, Ntungamo and Kasese districts, where they were told that electricity supply to Rwanda, Tanzania, and Kenya is uninterrupted.
14:01
14:01

Covid-19: Ntungamo Municipality Health Centre Closed After Staff Test Positive 1 1

Dr. Richard Bakamuturaki, the District Health Officer, says Ntungamo has got seven community cases; three local government staff and four security personnel
06:58
06:58

Ruhaama FDC Candidate Petitions EC Over Rival's Academic Papers 3 2

In his petition, Nuwagaba, says that he inspected the nomination papers of his opponent on October 22nd, 2020 at the Ntungamo Electoral Commission offices and found out that his rival completed his bachelors of law degree under the mature-age entry in 2019, a year after completing his Uganda Certificate of Education in 2018 from Entebbe secondary school.
08:52
08:52

Ntungamo Scales Down Staff After Registering Two Positive Covid19 Cases 1 1

Hanny Turyahebwa, the Ntungamo Chief Administrative Officer, says they have reduced staff by 30 percent as a preventive measure to contain further spread of the disease. “We don’t want this to spread to others, so we are asking our staff to stay and work from home,” he said.
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