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18:35
18:35

FPU Impounds 839Kgs of Immature Fish from Kame Valley Market 2 1

A team of officers led by Lt. Benard Baingana, the Commandant of FPU operations in Mukono and Kampala districts stormed the market accompanied by officers from Mukono district fisheries department on Wednesday afternoon.
18:27
18:27

NWSC Seek Euro 45 Million to Complete Katosi Water Distribution Lines 3 2 Top story

The NWSC Managing Director, Eng. Silver Mugisha revealed on Monday that water is ready for use but they are still constrained by a lack of funds to connect it to distant areas.
18:21
18:21

Residents Decry Delayed Reconstruction of Nkoko Bridge River Ssezibwa 1 2 Top story

Dan Nsiiro, the Nkoko Village chairperson, says that at least eight people have drowned while trying to cross the river since the bridge collapsed.
16:41
16:41

Leaders Campaign to Restore Namyoya Forest Reserve 3 1

Allan Mawanda, an Environmentalist and Speaker of Mukono Central Division says they have obtained a list over 200 people constructing and others who have secured plans to construct on the contested land, they will release to shame after proper confirmation.
11:47
11:47

Two Men Lynched in Valentine Concert for Snatching Reveler’s Bag 3

However, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Luke Oweyesigyire says the concert came to a standstill at around 3pm when mob surrounded off the two men and battered them severely, by the time police reached the scene one had died and another one died this morning at Mukono General Hospital where he was taken for treatment.
14:27
14:27

Fishermen Up In Arms Against AFALU for Destroying Licensed Boats 3 1 Top story

Charles Kuteesa, another boat owner at Busoke accuses the members of AFALU of destroying their boats without any explanation. He says that they need over Shillings 400, 000 to repair each of the vandalized boats.
12:14
12:14

Two Health Facilities Closed for Dumping Medical Wastes in Wetland 1 2

The closed facilities are Star Medical Center and Migadde Medical Center both located at Ngandu village in Mukono Central Division. The managers; Cyrus Waisswa and Francis Migadde respectively have also been summoned to Mukono Police Division to record statements respectively.
18:52
18:52

Construction of Illegal Structures in Mukono Blamed on Absence of Building Committee 1 1

The district building committee is supposed to scrutinize, reviewing, monitor, issue building and occupation permits, ensuring adherence to designs and construction of buildings in proper localities.
11:19
11:19

Leaders, Environmentalists Divided Over Plans to Degazette Namyoya Forest Reserve 2 1

Leaders led by Mukono Municipal Member of Parliament Betty Nambooze and Goma Division Chairperson Humphrey Kyase have since last week been meeting residents and municipal leaders sensitizing about the need to degazette the forest reserve.
17:11
17:11

Residents Demand Fresh Assessment of Property Damaged by Katosi Water Pipe Burst 2 2

Residents argue that several damaged properties were ignored yet they also need to be compensated.
12:29
12:29

Dozens of Families in Six Villages in Mukono, Buikwe District Homeless 4 3 Top story

According to the preliminary assessment, the rains destroyed 16 houses in Lugazi and 36 in Mpatta Sub County. Some of the affected gardens belong to teachers and university students who opted for farming due to the lockdown.
07:42
07:42

Farmers Appeals for Financial Support to Exploit Multi-Million Government Solar Irrigation Scheme 1 3

Each of the planned sites will comprise a water source, transmission pipeline, storage tanks of 87, 000 litres, distribution networks for irrigation, and on-farm irrigation system network. Nexus Green Chief Executive Officer, Rikki Verma says the scheme can support over 30 farmers with five acreages each.
13:39
13:39

Mukono Residents Want Garbage Dumping at New KCCA Landfill Halted 1 2

KCCA bought land at Dundu measuring 134 acres to serve as the Greater Kampala Garbage dumping site and an integrated waste management centre with processing plants for electronic waste, biogas, fertilisers and plastic recycling.
11:26
11:26

Strong Winds Destroy Houses in Mukono Lake Victoria 3 2

The winds also destroyed Prayer Life Church, plantations of banana, coffee and trees.
17:03
17:03

Mayangayanga-Nakibano Piped Water Project Stalls Over Funds 4 1

According to Musisi, more than 340 homes were expected to get piped water in the first phase of the project. While the second phase would involve the installation of bigger tanks to increase the capacity of the project but Victoria pumps limited, which was handling the project abandoned it.
12:01
12:01

Local Leaders Accuse Unidentified Youths of Clearing Kifungwe Central Forest Reserve 2 5 Top story

Henry Kiberu the Bugigi LC I chairperson, says that the youths have declined to reveal the identities of their superiors or provide their contacts.
11:49
11:49

Residents Want Water Extension to Lake Shore Communities Expedited 2 1

According to the agreement, Katosi town council that is housing the main treatment plant was supposed to directly benefit from water extension and connectivity together with the nearby sub-counties around the lakeshore such as Ntenjeru and Mpunge before it is handed over to NWSC as part of corporate social responsibility.
14:44
14:44

Woman Dies in Mukono Stone Quarry Accident 1 3

The quarry had been closed a month ago by the Deputy Resident District Commissioner Richard Bwabye, following complaints from the community about the quarrying activities.
16:26
16:26

Residents Protest Soil Dumping in Namanve Wetlands at Night 1 2

Although Richard Kyambadde, the National Environment Management Authority-NEMA principal wetlands officer claims halting dumping and establishing of any development in the area, LCI Chairperson Richard Lugoloobi says the abuse has continued since there was no security deployment made to stop the perpetrators who are committed to destroying the environment, nor to identify them.
11:59
11:59

Mukono Muncipality Residents Want Operations of Garbage Recycling Plant Revived 2

The plant was established in 2010 at 600 Million Shillings funded by World Bank. However, its operations stalled due to a lack of funds.
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