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10:58
10:58

Bubare Sub County Returned to Kabale District 5

Adrine Tibenda, the female councillor representing Bufundi Sub County tabled the motion which she says was formulated after residents from Bubare and Nyamweru sub-counties petitioned court demanding to remain under Kabale district following the creation of Rubanda district in July 2016.
08:03
08:03

Arua Residents Reject Location of Second COVID-19 Quarantine Centre quarantine center 1 1

The first quarantine centre, at Arua Nursing school currently has up to 51 cases, more than its estimated capacity of 50 people. On the basis of this, the district COVID-19 task force had resolved that a second centre be set up at Arua Prison Primary School before moving on to Arua Primary School and Anyafio Primary School.
07:33
07:33

Electricity Cooperative Society Offices Closed over Persistent Power Outage Lamwo District 1 2

Geoffrey Nyeko, the Palabek Kal Sub-County Chairperson says the area has not had electricity for the past two months without any PACMEC officials laboring to explain the cause of the power outage.
18:08
18:08

Nakaseke District Suspends Road Works After Budget Cuts transport 1 5

Richard Mavuma, the Nakaseke District Secretary for Finance says that the plans were thwarted when the Uganda Road Fund scaled-down funding to Local governments. Mavuma made reference to a circular issued on May 11, 2020, indicating that the Road Find will not make financial releases for the fourth quarter.
17:09
17:09

38 Rwandan Nationals Quarantined in Buvuma District Rwandans 1 2

The group which includes 28 men and 10 women entered the district through Kalangala district to Lubya Island but were intercepted on Monday by the district COVID-19 surveillance team.
15:36
15:36

Kitgum Municipal Authorities Want Pandwong Health Centre III to Resume Operations Ministry of Health 1 3

The Kitgum Municipality Mayor Walter Tooroma says assessments conducted by Ministry of Health on the health center for the past two months has given a negative rating, an indicator that it has not been not fully operational.
14:26
14:26

Buvuma Covid-19 Health Team Wants Illegal Entrants Quarantined 4 1

Joy Mutesi the Assistant Health Inspector notes that transporting COVID-19 suspects from isolated islands to the main island and later taking them back is expensive to maintain.