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14:00
14:00

Court Summons Bujumba MP to Defense in UGX 18M Debt Suit 2

According to documents before the court, the legislator reportedly borrowed Shillings 13 million on polling on February 16th, 2016 to facilitate his polling agents and supervisors and another Shillings 5 million on February 19th, 216 for his victory party after winning the polls.
14:27
14:27

LC1 Chairperson Accuses Island Police of Helping Suspects Escape Justice 2

Buyondo Musa, the L C 1 Chairperson of Kitobo Landing Site in Bufumira says the area Police connive with criminal suspects who pay for their release without being charged for offences they are arrested over.
15:22
15:22

Unknown People Deflate The Tyre of Kalangala MP Elect at Night Vigil 1

According to Nakimuli, unidentified people used a nail to deflate the tyre of her vehicle registration number UBG 950M she had parked close to that of Ssemakula on the roadside. She believes the incident is connected to the January 14th, 2021 polls. "Our political opponents are politicizing everything though elections ended," she adds.
14:31
14:31

Defiled 13-Year-Old Girl Runs to Police 1

The victim was allegedly defiled by Mutebi Serugo Geofrey, aged 26, from Buyindi Village in Mugoye Sub County of Kalangala District on Monday this week. She ran to Bumangi Police post to report Serugo over defilement.
11:05
11:05

MV Kalangala Resumes Operations Ahead of Easter Feast 5 2 Top story

Sadala Musoke, the Executive Director Nation Oil Distributors Limited that operates MV Kalangala, says the vessel is set to resume operations this afternoon with a testing route voyage from Nakiwogo at 2pm to Lutoboka in Kalangala.
09:17
09:17

Divorced Father of Four Collapses, Dies 1

Salongo Kalyango Zolo aged 37, Divorced Father of Four Children and a resident of Nakibanga Landing Site in Kyamuswa Sub County Kalangala District first informed his friends as he was going to die instantly after sharing a drink.
15:53
15:53

Banda Landing Site Residents Destroy Colleague's Properties over Witchcraft. 3

Four Houses including a Shop, Lodges and a family house have been destroyed yet others burnt into ashes at Banda Landing Site, Bufumira Sub County in Kalangala District on allegations of possessing witchcraft that attacks residents.
12:18
12:18

Bujumba MP Accused of Failing to Pay UGX5M Borrowed for Partying 1

Mukasa Julius Opondo the Bujumba County MP is alleged to have borrowed 13 million shillings from Lwanga Leon Lumaga to boost his campaigns in 2016 General Elections. He borrowed an additional five million shillings to throw a party for his supporters after winning.
07:29
07:29

Islanders Welcome First Hybrid Power Project 5 2

Ronald Jaggwe, the deputy Executive Secretary for Science, Technology Innovation Research and Development, says they expect the project to be up and running within six months. He says that they expect to replicate the project in other parts of the country, which cannot be connected to the main power grid.
12:03
12:03

Fake Prophet Defrauds Islanders of Millions 3

The alleged Prophet called Lucy is said to be promoted by a local radio station to persuade people pay 37,000 Shillings so as to get Five Millions Shillings instantly in their mobile money account.
11:16
11:16

Tortured NUP Polling Agent Struggling to Pay Medical Bills in Kalangala 2 2

Kasujja's torture His wounds are still being treated at Pearl Medical Center in Kyagalanyi where the bills have accumulated to 200,000shillings that he has failed to pay.
19:33
19:33

Fire Guts Mwena Landing Site, Destroys Property Worth Millions 2 3

Over 8 houses and millions-worth of properties have perished in a fire that gutted part of Mwena Landing Site in Kalangala Town Council
11:46
11:46

Fishing Committees Turn Political as NRM battles Opposition for Control of Kalangala 3

URN has earnt that names being forwarded to the sector commander of of members of the committee that will works with the Fish Protection Unit do not include any opposition supporter as the people on it were just picked by NRM island officials as there were no elections held.
08:03
08:03

Masaka Region Struggling to Raise Blood for Patients 4 2 Top story

Tulyahebwa says that despite the increased demand for blood, they can’t do much since students who formed the bulk of their donors are still away from school.
10:55
10:55

Body of Fisherman Retrieved From Lake Victoria 2

Mbabali committed suicide by drowning on Friday afternoon. Residents tried to search for his body from the lake in vain until it was found last evening. The deceased’s body is scheduled to be transported this morning to his ancestral home in Mawogola for burial.
08:40
08:40

Man Sets His House on Fire, Drowns Himself In Lake Victoria 3

According to witnesses Mbabali torched his property on Friday afternoon and ran into the lake as residents were struggling to put out the fire. Haruna Kasaali, an eye witness says that Mbabali often warned his friends about his plans to burn his property and end his life.
08:53
08:53

Busanga Residents Stop Bathing, Knowingly Consume Contaminated Water 3 1

A jerrycan of 20 litres of contaminated water costs 1,000 Shillings on delivery from a 2- mile journey off the shoreline of Lake Victoria
11:16
11:16

Man Apologises to Residents Before Committing Suicide 1

Kiwanuka Nicholas aged 33 hang himself on Monday evening in his single room rental house at Nkose Landing Site in Mazinga Sub County Kalangala District
09:28
09:28

FPU Commandant Warns Fishermen Against Attempts to Bribe His Team 2 1

Addressing fishermen at Nakibanga Landing Site in Kyamuswa Sub County Kalangala District on Monday, Kirya said that he received reports about the move, which involves some district leaders and found it to be true.
08:03
08:03

Islanders Blame Illegal Fishing Operations, Long Lockdown for Low P6 Turnup 2 1

In some Kalangala Primary Schools URN visited on Monday, the turn up of semi candidates has been very low, at about 10% what it was before the break out for Covid-19 holiday.
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