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16:26
16:26

Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Elioda Tumwesigye 2

In a ruling read out on Thursday by Mbarara Resident Judge Flavian Zaija on behalf of Justice Andrew Bashaija, the petitioner did not avail substantial evidence indicating how the irregularities influenced the results of the elections.
13:42
13:42

Environmentalists Want UPDF Involved in River Rwizi Restoration Drive general manager 2

Godfrey Baryomunsi, the Mbarara district vice chairperson, says the degradation has been worsened by corruption and lack of sufficient man power to protect wetlands.
11:16
11:16

Ankole SACCOs Yet to Embrace Electronic Banking 3

Under digital micro-financing, customers can easily access their accounts without necessarily visiting the branches and only need to own a mobile phone which they are able to make withdrawals deposits and transfers.
15:45
15:45

CMI Operative, Two Others Convicted Over Acid Attack 1

Katureebe escaped with severe burns and was rushed to Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital, which referred him to Mulago National Referral Hospital for further management.
12:20
12:20

SACCO Board Chairperson Suspended 2

His suspension was ordered by the registrar of cooperatives Joseph William Kitandwe, who also ordered for a forensic audit into the cooperatives books of accounts after a revelation that they could not account for over 600 million shillings.
19:26
19:26

Mbarara Chief Administrative Officer Arrested 1

The arrest followed questioning in relation to the sale of government land, abuse of office and conniving to misuse public resources by the state house team led by Lt. Col Edith Nakalema. The intervention of the anti-corruption unit follows concerns that the Municipal and district leaders had connived to sell off government land in the area.
12:40
12:40

Fake, Expired Agro Inputs Infiltrate Mbarara 2

Small and large-scale farmers in the area had adopted the application of improved seeds and fertilizers to increase their yields. However, their passion is now frustrated by the prevalence of poor quality and counterfeit seeds and other inputs which has resulted into low or no yields, or sometimes loss of livestock.
07:52
07:52

Security Guard Held for Murder

A neighbor to the Pump fuel station, who was watching from a distance, says Byamukama shot the deceased when he confronted him and tried to grab his gun when he asked him to leave the fuel station.
12:30
12:30

Sub County Issues Ultimatum to Ntungamo District over UGX 67m Compensation Money

The sub-county and district are embroiled in a conflict after the district refused to remit 67 million shillings to the sub-county. The money worth 104 million shillings was secured from Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA as compensation for the piece of land in the sub-county.
19:22
19:22

KIIRA EVS Excites Mbarara Residents 1 2

Kagumiire said he was excited to see the vehicle with his own eyes and commended Kiira Motors Corporation, the brain behind the vehicle for the initiative.
15:22
15:22

UNEB Clears Ntungamo District Withheld PLE Results 1

According to the examinations body, examiners observed that the responses to most of the questions were conspicuously similar, indicating that the pupils could have received external assistance prior to the examinations.
12:06
12:06

Alex Isabirye Returns to Nyamityobora FC

He replaces Asaph Mwebaze who quit the club last week amid pressure to fight relegation. The team has registered 13 losses in 19 matches and is now positioned 15th on a 16-team table.
20:45
20:45

Human Activity Threatens Ntungamo's Biggest Wetland ntungamo district 3

The wetland is a lifeline for communities in Nyabihooko, Nyabushenyi and Ruhaama Sub Counties and part of Isingiro district. But it is now covered in trenches, dug up by farmers who have started creating vegetable gardens, tree nurseries and rearing animals within the gazetted wetland area.
16:30
16:30

Creation of Lower Administrative Units Worries Ankole CSOs 1

Elly Muhwezi, the programs coordinator for Uganda Citizens Alliance says that splitting of sub-counties to create more town councils is not a wise decision. He says that the money spent on new administrative units should instead be used to improve service delivery in the already existing administrative units.
16:50
16:50

Bushenyi District Lacking Ambulance Services 3

The district has got only one pick up which is attached to Kyabugimbi health center four and is the one that is on some occasions used as an ambulance. This puts citizens at risk in respect to rapid response to emergences. Citizens still trek for long distances to get health services in many of the sub counties.
20:52
20:52

Gaming Board Impounds Over 50 Slot Machines in Ntungamo ntungamo district 1 Top story

Leonard Ahimbisibwe, the Deputy Chief Administrative Officer Ntungamo District, advises those operating betting shops to follow the guidelines to avoid conflicting with the law.
16:35
16:35

Court Issues Criminal Summons to Museveni Mock Funeral Protester

Asiimwe who is accused alongside two others of carrying out a mock funeral for President Museveni missed todays court session. Others are 20-year-old Albert Nangumya, a former student at Bishop Stuart University and 32-year-old Maxi Muhumuza.
11:04
11:04

Mbarara Police Arrest State House Impostor 2

According to Kateera, the suspect has been masquerading as a state house employee under the name JohnBosco Kwesiga to extort money from unsuspecting members of the public.
18:13
18:13

Missing Isingiro Boy Found Dead secondary school 2

Muhirwe was kidnapped from Kaberebere town council in Isingiro district where he had gone to buy scholastic materials after spending the holidays at his uncles place. His kidnappers contacted his family demanding for ransom of Shillings 7 million.
15:40
15:40

Twelve Injured in Ntungamo Accident 1

The vehicle which was transporting agricultural produce and traders from Kinoni Market in Mbarara district to Ntungamo town was reportedly trying to avoid hitting a lorry that was making a U-turn in the road when it lost control and veered off the road.
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