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10:40
10:40

Continued Suspension of DGF Hurting Access to Justice for the Marginalised LASPNET 6 1

In an interview with URN, the Fort Portal Resident High Court Judge, Justice Vincent Emmy Mugabo, said that many legal aid providers have been working with support from DGF to extend free legal services to many vulnerable people who would otherwise have not afforded services of advocates.
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Minority Tribes Call for Establishment of Cultural Museums 7 2

James Bakaine, the deputy prime minister of the defunct Busongora Kingdom, says that community museums can play a very important role in preserving and presenting the diverse cultural heritage of minority tribes and provide spaces for appreciating different cultures.
12:25
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Kasese Women Ask Gov't to Expedite Relocation of Muhokya IDPs flood victims 5 2 Top story

In July last year, Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja directed the Ministers of Luwero- Rwenzori Affairs, ICT and national guidance and Members of Parliament from Kasese to identify land to resettle the affected persons.
10:46
10:46

Peace Ambassadors, Farmers Task Gov't To Explain Delays In Operationalization of Compensation Clause In the New Wildlife Act Uganda Wildlife Act 7 2

Rose Muliwabyo Peluce, a farmer in Rukoki in Kasese municipality, says she recently lost over two acres of her sweet potatoes gardens worth over Shillings 4 million, saying that her attempts to get compensation have been in vain.
10:07
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Religious, Cultural Leaders in Rwenzori Region Commit to End GBV 6 2

In Kasese, more than 6,000 girls under the age of 19 years went for their first antenatal in various health facilities, and over 200 cases of violence against children were reported at police in 2021.
10:59
10:59

Women in Kasese Muncipality Want Kilembe Health Centre II Elevated 4 2

The facility is used by more than 9,000 residents of Bulembia Division and surrounding areas when Kilembe Mines Hospital was destroyed by floods in 2020.
12:56
12:56

Man Arrested in Kasese for Allegedly Defiling Four Minors Defilement 6

Ismail Kaawo, the Rwenzori East police spokesperson confirms the arrest adding that the victims have been taken to the hospital for a medical examination.
15:19
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Families of Arrested Kasese NUP Members Call For Justice 6 1

The five were arrested by security personnel on Tuesday last week from Kamaiba Lower, Kamaiba Ward in Kasese Municipality.
13:40
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UHRC Rwenzori Regional Offices Introduces Mobile Complaints Handling System 2

Paul Piramoe, the regional UHRC officer in Fort Portal, says that they are now directly reaching out to the communities for sensitization and handling their complaints right from their village.
06:55
06:55

9686 Registered in Kasese to Receive Covid-19 Relief Cash 4 1

The updated list was submitted on Friday after the office of the municipal town clerk received numerous complaints from people who were not registered because they lacked phone numbers.
09:37
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Early Warning System Averts Escalation of Conflicts in Kasese 5 1

The Early Warning System involves the use of text messages, phone calls or the use of the website to send a message to the system administrator over a looming conflict or incident in local areas.
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Tear Gas Canister Victim Held in Hospital over Unpaid Bills woman 4 1

Masika was admitted to the hospital on November 26, 2020, after she was hit by a teargas canister during a confrontation between supporters of then-presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu and the police. Kyagulanyi was addressing a political rally in Kasese.
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11:46

Kasese District Registers High Cases of Child Abuse 4 1

According to records, the district registered an increase of child abuse cases from 2,082 in 2018 to 20,653 in 2019. Last year, the cases rose to 25,439 cases and this year alone Kasese has so far recorded over 22 child abuse cases.
11:16
11:16

Defiled by her Teacher, Child Mother now Raped by Thugs 3 1

The victim was attacked by thugs in the night when her mother was away to take care of a patient admitted in Mbarara.
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Police Traffic Director to Investigate Kasese Accident 4 1

Nuwabiine says the traffic police department will conduct a comprehensive probe and ensure the public is informed about the cause of the accident.
11:51
11:51

Amnesty Commission Mandate to End in May 2 1

According to records, the commission has so far granted Amnesty certificates to 27,300 reporters since the Amnesty Act was enacted and only 9,414 former combatants who renounced rebellion against the government of Uganda from the different rebel groups have been reintegrated.
10:21
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Kasese Clans Leaders Root for Cordial Relationship With Gov't Rwenzururu 3

The leaders blame the escalation of Rwenzururu conflicts to politicians who are using the incidents as a political notch to garner support.
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Government Processing Karusandara Land Titles- Baryomunsi 2 1

Baryomunsi who met a few leaders and locals from the sub-county said the government was aware of the tensions in the community and has been working to ensure that it's controlled. “There issue of land titles should not be a concern anymore because we are handling it and soon you will receive them.” He said.
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Gov't to Release First Batch of Rwenzururu Royal Guards-Kingdom Premier King Mumbere 3 1 Top story

The newly appointed Rwenzururu Kingdom Prime Minister, Joseph Kule Muranga, says government has committed to releasing 147 royal guards resulting from various negotiations.
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Hima Health Center III Staff Pinned Over Absenteeism, Late Coming Hima HCIII 6 2

Sarah Nebanja who gets her treatment from the facility told URN reporter that health workers report at the facility around 11:00Am and within an hour’s time they break off for lunch.
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