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15:05
15:05

FMU Cancels Round One of National Rally Championship in Mbarara 2 1

According to a statement signed by Irene Blick, the General Secretary FMU to all stakeholders, the organizers of the rally failed to meet numerous calls to harmonize and follow recommendations from the Sporting Commission.
09:54
09:54

Contractor On the Spot over Delayed Road Works in Mbarara City 1 2

Eng Dr. Isaac Mutenyo the Program Coordinator USMID- Program expressed disappointment with the contractor for failing to meet his obligation. He says that some structures are still within the road reserve and the works are not at the stage they are expected to be.
08:27
08:27

Bishop Emeritus Bakyenga Celebrates 50 Years of Priesthood 4 1

Emeritus Bakyenga was given 100 Million Shillings as a retirement package by the Christians.
11:50
11:50

Mbarara City FC Head Coach, Technical Team Resign Over Arrears 1

In their January 12, 2022 resignation letter addressed to the club chairperson, Mwine Mpaka, the coaches, say that the poor working conditions and welfare of players as well as the technical team have affected the club performance.
11:28
11:28

Mbarara Mayor on the Spot For Procuring Land Without Informing Council 5

Eunice Asiimwe, the Multipurpose Committee Chairperson informed the council that the report neither shows the cost of the land nor its size. She claimed that the executive only informed her committee that the land is found in Nyakayojo and Biharwe without going into details.
12:19
12:19

Mbarara City Leaders Intensify Operation Against Illegal Stages 1 2

In November Mbarara City Security committee has ordered the closure of all illegal taxi and bus stages in the city.
11:48
11:48

Mbarara City, District in Row Over Land Allocated to Judiciary 6 1

The disputed land measuring one acre is located on Kamukuzi Hill next to the Constitutional Court in Mbarara City North Division.
07:20
07:20

Nyamityobora FC Patron Resigns Citing Match Fixing 2 1

In his resignation letter, Sekatawa says that match-fixing and sports betting have marred football in Uganda including top leagues. According to Sekatawa, he has switched his loyalty to Kabwohe Golf Club.
15:46
15:46

Nyamityobora Vendors Seek Permission To Construct Market 6 1

Pasious Bagambe, the Vice-Chairperson of Nyamityobra Market, says that they wrote to Mbarara City leadership demonstrating their capability to redevelop their market.
13:16
13:16

IGG Investigates Collapse of UGX 25M Katete Bridge Stand Poles 3 3

Fredrick Okech, the Mbarara Regional Inspectorate Officer, says that they have commenced a value for money audit after receiving a complaint from a whistleblower.
10:14
10:14

Unlicensed Imaging Centers Face Closure 1 2

Nassarious Nimbashabira, the Principal Radiation Protection Officer in the Atomic Energy Council, says that the move is intended to protect society and the environment from the dangers of ionizing radiation.
09:29
09:29

Health Minister Wants More Robust Data Entry in Districts Ministry of Health 1 4

Dr Diana Atwine, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Health said that because of poor data capture Uganda is being ranked wrongly noting that the current vaccination coverage is much higher than what is being presented on the world health organisation dashboard.
20:05
20:05

Hearing of 36 Criminal Appeals Starts at Mbarara High Court Court of Appeal 1 4

The criminal appeals session is set to last five days from 13th to 17th December 2021 at Mbarara High Court Circuit, this is being done using Technology with the appellants not appearing physically in Court but on Zoom.
10:04
10:04

Females in South Western Uganda Shun Vocational Institutions 1 4

Redemptor Tumuhimbise, a member of the South Western Selection Committee says that out of the 320 students that applied only 25 were girls.
17:34
17:34

Drivers, Operators Protest Sorry State of Mbarara City Park 8

Robert Kiiza, the Chairperson of Mbarara Bus Park blames the authorities for keeping a deaf ear about the appalling state of the parks.
18:19
18:19

Student Turns Facebook Message into Piggery Project resilience 3 5

An nearly aimless scan through a message on Facebook helped a university student in Mbarara city to start a piggery project.
16:23
16:23

Mbarara City Leaders Decry Drop in Local Revenue Collections 1 5

The city had projected to collect 1 Billion Shillings for the first quarter of the financial year, but 500 Million Shillings was collected.
13:01
13:01

Former BBC Swahili Journalist Iddi Seif Dead 1 2

The 69-year-old veteran Swahili reporter worked with Uganda Broadcasting Cooperation (UBC), then Radio Uganda as a newscaster and Sports presenter before joining BBC Swahili Service in 1997 as a freelancer reporter under the East Africa Bureau as a writer.
13:36
13:36

Local Music Star Resorts to Vending Perfumes to Survive Lockdown 3 2

With over ten songs to her name Moureen biabee fuses the urban contemporary sounds with the traditional ones to create dance tunes appreciated by mostly the youth in the region. Some of Moureen biabee's big songs include Ninyenda iwe, Humura, Omwana, Ogarukye, Eshala Yangye and her latest single Yetwaze gye.
16:22
16:22

UGX 24M Katete Bridge Stand Poles Collapse 3 6

The Shillings 24 million stand poles were constructed four months to prevent heavy trucks from using the bridge. Only vehicles carrying 6 tons are allowed to use the bridge.
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