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08:34
08:34

Nursing Interns Arrested over Gov’t Medical Suplies 2

Elly Maate, Police spokesperson for Kigezi region says that during the operation, 10 bottles of Ceftriaxone suspension (for injection) 2 small boxes of Ciprofloxacin tablets, 3 boxes of Doxycycline Capsules , a tin of Amoxicillin containing 1000 capsules, a tin of 1000 Paracetamol capsules and a tin of 1000 Metronidazole capsules, were recovered, all labeled Government of Uganda Not for Sale.
13:37
13:37

Three Policemen in Trouble as 10 Suspects Escape from Custody in Rukungiri 2 2

Elly Maate, the police spokesperson for Kigezi region says that suspects in the male detention made a loud repeated alarm claiming that one of them had collapsed and needed urgent attention, duping Special Police Constable Christopher Mujurizi who opened the door to check and was overpowered.
11:55
11:55

Congolese Fishermen Warned Against Illegal Entry into Uganda 2 1

Last week, Samuel Kambale Muluko, the President of Civil Society in Kyavinyonge, a locality in the chiefdom of Bashu, Beni territory, North Kivu province admitted that the population of fish on the Congo side of the lake has reduced heavily.
13:05
13:05

Rukungiri Businessman Found Dead; his Favourite Witchdoctor Arrested 2

Buseni Kakuru, a son of Mutabazi says says that police led by Inspector of Police (IP) Elias Muhairwe responded to their reporting arrested and arrested Mugisha to help in investigations, and were shocked when Mugisha last night led them and the police to Rweshama swamp where they discovered Mutabazi’s body.
12:50
12:50

Two Family Members Killed, Bodies Burnt by Mob in Rukungiri

The deceased have been identified as Anet Kagyere 51 and Katarihwa Naris 48 both residents of Rwencweera cell, Rushasha parish ,Nyakagyeme Sub County in Rukungiri district.
09:52
09:52

Bwambara Residents, UWA Feud Over Road 4

Ambrose Kibuuka Tumwesigye, one of the residents of Bwambara sub-county, says that they have been using the road for more than three decades and they were surprised when UWA barred them from using it.
07:17
07:17

LC 1 Chairperson in Trouble For Killing His Wife 2

Sam Katuuramu, one of the residents and Southern Division councilor, says that Musinguzi developed a quarrel with Nuwamanya around 11 pm on Tuesday night while at their home. Musinguzi reportedly accused Nuwamanya of serving him food laced with poison with an intention of killing him.
06:49
06:49

Man Gets 16-Years for Killing Own Mother

While delivering his judgment, Justice Kazibwe noted that the prosecution has proved its case beyond a reasonable doubt. He explained that the court considered the gravity of the crime Muhumuza committed and sentenced him to 20 years imprisonment.
09:36
09:36

Councilor in Trouble for Corruption 2

According to Akampurira, Kwebangira assured her that he would pass over the money to Rukungiri District Service Commission officials to ensure she secured the job.
11:29
11:29

Second Rukungiri Shooting Victim Succumbs To Injuries 1

The 29-year old Dokuze attached to Saracen Security company Limited who was on night duty at God Electronics was shot and injured by three gunmen at around 8:00 pm. The gunmen also gained access inside the electronics shop and made off with about shillings 50 million.
10:57
10:57

Gunmen Raid Rukungiri Shop, Kill One

Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says that the gunmen shot Daniel Dokuze, 29, a guard attached to Saracen Security. Dokuze is admitted at Nyakibale Hospital.
18:21
18:21

Kigezi Probation Officers Seek More funding to Curb Teenage Pregnancies 6 1

According to records from the probation office, more than 7,000 underage girls have been impregnated in the six districts of the Kigezi region during the COVID-19 lockdown. Kanungu has registered 1,401 cases, 71 in Rukiga, 2,628 in Kabale, 76 in Kisoro and 1,159 in Rubanda.
15:10
15:10

Businessman Found Dead in Rukungiri Lodge 2 1

The deceased has been identified as George Ambasize, a resident of Mugamba village, Kyaruyenje parish Buhunga sub-county in Rukungiri district.
12:54
12:54

Panic as Bijambiya Leaflets Dropped in Rukungiri

The message on the threatening leaflets tells residents to start going home earlier so that the killers can find them in their homes.
10:46
10:46

Hailstorm Wreaks Havoc in Rukungiri 1 Top story

Allan Muhwezi, another victim says that poverty is lurking at their doors because, without food, development becomes difficult and hard. According to Muhwezi, the hailstorm seriously affected his 4-acre coffee plantation.
10:08
10:08

Rukungiri PWDs, District Feud over Land Industrial park 1 5

According to the PWDs, the district went ahead and allocated them land located in Nyakagyeme sub-county as a substitute. They argue that the land is very hilly and not productive.
07:31
07:31

Church of Uganda Issues Roadmap For Election of North Kigezi Diocese Bishop 3

In a letter released on Tuesday and signed by the Church of Uganda Provincial Secretary Rev. Canon William Ongeng and addressed to Rt. Rev. Tugume, the caretaker Bishop is required to constitute the diocese synod. The synod will elect other relevant committees including the Diocesan Nominations committee.
11:18
11:18

32 Illegal Fishing Boats Burnt on Lake Edward 2

The illegal fishing gear was destroyed by marine forces led by John Ngoy, Commander of the 33rd Naval Group on Lake Edward and Eco-guards from the Congolese Institute for the Conservation of Nature-CICN.
09:48
09:48

Security Guard in Trouble Over loss of Firearms gun 2

Byamukama, who is locked up at Rukungiri police station, lost his gun registration number MACK4/UG/POL/1387/104641 to thugs while on duty at Rubabo Savings and Credit Co-operatives (SACCO) Nyakisheinyi branch in Mukirangyira Trading centre in Nyakishenyi sub-county on Saturday night.
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