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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 1 3

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
17:13
17:13

Catholic Church Gets New Parish to Serve Islands' Believers 3 1

Bukasa the newly introduced Catholic Church Parish has been curved from Bumangi Parish to cater for Four Island Sub Counties in Kalangala District
17:43
17:43

Floating Island Interrupts Business After Blocking Part of Lutoboka Landing Site 1 1

Residents at Lutoboka Landing site are worried about dangerous aquatic animals such as crocodiles and poisonous snakes that might have accompanied the island.
14:48
14:48

Some Kalangala Fishermen Angry with Resumed Operations Against Illegal Fishing 5 1

Some fishermen in Kalangala have called upon Fish Protection Unit (FPU) Officers to stop destroying their boats while carrying out illegal fishing operations on Lake Victoria.
07:45
07:45

FPU Announces New Measures as Illegal Fishing Operations Resume in Kalangala 2 5 Top story

Addressing fishermen at the Fisheries Protection Unit base at Mwena Landing Site in Kalangala Town Council on Sunday, the FPU Operations Commander, Dick Kirya Kaija, says they have been forced to resume their operations because of the immaturity of fishermen.
17:15
17:15

UPDF Hands Over Renovated Kyamuswa Health Center IV Theatre 2 3

While handing over the renovated theatre at Bukasa H C IV, Edward Katumba Wamala, Minister of Works and Transport promised to equip the facility with the needed machines through the Ministry of Health.
08:44
08:44

Missing Man Found Alive After Spending Five Days in Forest 1 2

Andrew Lwanga was found unconscious on the edge of a cliff in the forest reserve on Sunday evening following a long search.
13:59
13:59

7-Year Old Boy Drowns in Lake Victoria 1 1

Eyewitnesses say the children pushed a canoe in the lake where the deceased was sitting. Mukisa jumped from the canoe when it left the shorelines and drowned.
19:09
19:09

Missing Man Worries Residents in Kalangala Town Council 1 2

Lwanga Andrew alias Kojja Lwanga aged 38, who has been a resident of Kanyogoga Village in Kalangala Town Council, went missing on Wednesday this week
14:17
14:17

Crocodiles "Delay Burial" of Lake Victoria Accident Bodies 1

Veronica Nakasiita a resident of Lwanabatya Landing Site says, after a boat accident where Four women and three children drowned in Lake Victoria last week, the search for their bodies started immediately.
14:08
14:08

Islanders Feast As Dead Nile Perch Continues Floating on Lake Victoria 1 4 Top story

The death of the fish resulting from the change of the temperature in Lake Victoria has affected both the national and international markets.
12:34
12:34

7 Perish in Boat Accident on Lake Victoria 1 1

Ronald Sagala, a relative to deceased, says Gloria Amito and Irene Amito were heading to their home District of Masindi while Amito Grace and Afoloyoti Caroline were heading to Nebbi District with their children.
09:28
09:28

Ssese Gets First Museum 3 4 Top story

Ssempebwa says tourism in Ssese is beyond resting on beaches and in hotels, which many people focus on but rather even the undiscovered sites that can make a positive impact if well established. He says they have opened up the museum purposely to allow tourists discover the history of Ssese islands.
14:04
14:04

80% of Islanders Tests Positive to Bilharzia Worms in Kalangala 3 3

The November 2020 Health report from Vectors Control department of Kalangala District indicates that the prevalence of Bilharzia stands at 80% in the 84 Ssese Islands
15:16
15:16

Kalangala Islanders Get Condoms Ahead of Festive Season 1 3

Islanders in Kalangala District have received 23,040 male condoms and 2000 female condoms from Family Rescue Initiative Uganda (FRI-U) just in time for the festive season
19:16
19:16

Condom Shortage Hits Kalangala Islanders 3 1

Akiza Aloysius a Village Health Team member at Nakatiba landing site says there has been shortage of condom distribution in the islands ever since the lockdown in March, 2020
08:02
08:02

KOPGT Suspends Work as Six Staff Test Positive for Covid-19 4 1

Balironda says prior to the identification of the new cases, one of their staff had already tested positive and was treated at Entebbe Grade B hospital. According to Balironda, they intend to enforce strict controls to avoid further spread of the pandemic.
18:25
18:25

KIS Pledges GX 57 Millions for HIV Testing, ARVs in Buggala Island 2 2 Top story

The partnership aimed at reducing the spread of HIV/AIDs in Buggala Island. Margret Namanda, the KAFOPHAN Chairperson, says the partnership is timely because the HIV prevalence rate in Kalangala has increased during COVID-19 lockdown from 28% to 32%.
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