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15:36
15:36

Ministry of Energy Evicts over 200 Quarry Workers at Karuma compensation 1 1

The Kiryandongo Resident District Commissioner Paul Peter Debele who chaired the meeting asked the occupants to vacate the area by 12th July 2021, this Monday.
18:11
18:11

Former Teacher Goes Missing On River Nile crocodiles 1 1

Charles Omiya, a resident of Karuma Town Council told URN on Sunday that Opota abandoned his teaching job 7 years ago for unknown reasons and to fishing for livelihood.
11:45
11:45

Stone Quarry Burries Three Alive, Injures Two Others Critically 2

Denis Gong, an eyewitness and resident of Karuma Town Council, says that the youths have been breaking rocks in the stone quarry.
09:57
09:57

Three Buried Alive in Quarry mudslides 1

Joseph Oryem, the LCI Karuma Town Council says that the deceased was extracting construction aggregates for sale when the soil developed deep cracks forcing the rocks to roll down and buried them.
17:50
17:50

Gov't Yet to Compensate 300 Karuma Dam Affected Persons resettlement 2 1

More than 300 people have not been compensated for resettlement six years ago after they were evicted to pave way for the construction of the dam.
09:16
09:16

Karuma Tribal Clash Victims Demand Security Protection Karuma Town Council 1 1

Jogo says that the attack could have been averted had it been that there was enough security personnel or instalment near the area.
16:30
16:30

Karuma Residents who Fled Homes in February Tribal Clash, Call for Peace Karuma Town Council 6 3

On Saturday URN visited and traversed the area but discovered less than 50 people at Okweche Trading Centre where the incident occurred while the entire parts of the area looked abandoned with all houses under lock, grasses eating up the compounds and no footprints visible anywhere. Many domestic animals and poultry were seen roaming the area unattended to.
16:15
16:15

Three Children Perish in House Fire in Kiryandongo police 1

The incident occurred around 08:30pm on Saturday night in Panyadoli B Cell of Bweyale Town Council in Kiryandongo district.
17:26
17:26

27 Kiryandongo Tribal Clash Suspects Out on Police Bond Tribal clashes 1 1 Top story

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police spokesperson told Uganda Radio Network on Monday that 27 out of the 42 suspects were released on police bond over the weekend as per the advice from the Director of Public Prosecutions-DPP.
15:18
15:18

38 Suspects Arrested over Murder of Three People in Kiryandongo police 1

They are accused of attacking and hacking to death Yasin Bakati,Rosa Afiyako and Safi Ayumani all residents of Okeche cell Karuma town Council Kiryandongo district. They also critically injured Safina Chandiru who is currently admitted in critical condition nursing severe wounds at Kiryandongo General Hospital.She sustained deep cuts in the head, face, both hands and stomach.
16:17
16:17

Drought Hits Hard Bunyoro Cattle Farmers water 4 1

Several farmers have started losing animals as a result of lack of pasture and water to feed the animals. The drought-hit some of the district since November last year.
07:02
07:02

Kiryandongo NRM Party Registrar Byenkya is Dead Malaria

Wahid Babyesiza, the younger brother to the deceased told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the deceased was first admitted to a clinic in Kigumba town with severe malaria two weeks ago and he recovered.
14:37
14:37

Poacher Arrested Selling Baboon Meat in Kiryandongo

Wilson Kagoro, the Community conservation warden at Murchison Falls National Park, has warned the public that eating game meat is not only an offense but also exposes one to the risk of contracting deadly diseases such as Ebola.
11:12
11:12

Couple Arrested for Negotiating Release of Their Son Accused of Aggravated Defilement

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN on Saturday that police has entered a case of aiding aggravated defilement against the couple.
12:02
12:02

Four Kigumba Inmates Transferred to Masindi Gov’t Prison escape

The four transferred inmates are Jonan Agasa, Rogers Nowa, Godfrey Bakowa and Christopher Tumwesige. They were transferred on Monday.
11:48
11:48

One Inmate Shot Dead While Escaping from Kigumba Prison escape 1

The deceased has been identified as Paul Ssenyonjo who had been on remand on charges of stealing cattle.
15:15
15:15

Thugs Break into Pride Micro Finance Bank in Kiryandongo pride microfinance 1

The thugs stole three computers plus unspecified amount of money. The thugs who gained entrance into the bank on Wednesday night through the behind door also destroyed closed circuit Television Camera-CCTV Camera.
14:29
14:29

Kilak North MP Injured in Motor Accident 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police spokesperson has confirmed the accident, saying they have commenced investigations. By the time of filing this story, police had towed the vehicle to Kiryandongo Central police station.
13:13
13:13

Refugees Decry Harassment at Panyadoli Health Centre III 3 1

Originally established in 1990, Kiryandongo Settlement was re-opened in 2014 during the South Sudanese insurgency and now hosts almost close to 60,000 refugees, majority of whom are from South Sudan. The rest are from the Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Burundi, and Sudan.
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