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10:20
10:20

Wretched Miners Accuse Iron Ore Exporter of Gross Exploitation 7 5

Narcis Bujune Kabatereine, Chairperson for Kigezi Iron Ore Miners Association and his secretary John Barisigara argue that the company has failed to pay the artisan miners after buying their minerals since 2017. They say that as a result, 40 affected artisan miners under the association are demanding shillings 2 billion.
16:25
16:25

Rubanda Road Gangs Protest Non-Payment of Wages 3

Patrick Mugisha, one of the affected road gang members, say that he signed a contract with the district to work as the supervisor of Ihanga-Kyamabare Nyaruhanga road that connects Bubaare and Hamurwa sub-county.
11:41
11:41

Closure of Food Market in Rubanda Irks Traders 4 1

Demitori Niwahanga, Felix Saturday and Patrick Rubaramira, Ihanga parish LC2 Chairman say that the district had in 1990’s shifted the market from Ihanga trading centre to Rugogoma but traders and the customers declined.
13:17
13:17

Residents Reaping From Flooded Hamurwa Bridge 2 5

Ronald Besigye, a resident of Karukara in Hamurwa town council, says following the flooding they volunteered by helping people to cross safely. He however, says they later realised they can make some money and decided to charge a few.
10:38
10:38

Rubanda Residents Want UWEP Funds Increased 7

Residents and local leaders argue that the funds disbursed to the district are not enough. They note that the purpose of the fund may not be achieved if the government does not increase funding.
14:01
14:01

Rwandans Accused of Stealing Uganda's Fertile Soil 1 4

The reserve, Ranked Ugandas most important forest habitat is home to more than 150 species of birds, eighteen of which are endemic to the reserve, including the Grauers Swamp Warbler, the worlds highly endangered bird.
07:45
07:45

UNRA on the Spot for Abandoning Muko-Katuna Road 1 6

Residents say the road is unmotorable following the heavy rains that battered the area in September and October last year. Residents accuse UNRA of failing to repair the road and bridges that were washed away by floods.
07:18
07:18

Miner buried Alive in Rubanda

Donat Kankonde, the General Manager KI3R Minerals International Limited, a UK based firm, which is in charge of the Mines declined to comment on the matter.
15:24
15:24

Staff Protest Working Conditions at Nyamuriro Wolfram Mines protective gears 1 6

At least 800 people are employed as casual laborers in the mines that cover 175 hectares. However, the employees say that working in the mines without protective gear like gloves, overalls, helmets, gumboots and eye goggles exposes them to health risks.
08:06
08:06

Sacco Manager, Chairman Wanted Over Theft of UGX 600m general manager 8 2

Pricilla Mukamagaba, a resident of Murore town council and treasurer of Murore Care Point, a community based organization, accuses Muhimbura and Fr. Agaba for swindling Shillings 3.4 million, which belongs to her organisation.
11:48
11:48

Rubanda LC V Chairman, MP Clash Over Community Road 6

Kenneth Jogo Biryabarema, the Rubanda District LC V Chairperson, says there is no way he can allow the MP to work on the road without the consent of the district leadership. He says the MP should have consulted district leaders especially councilors on the matter before making such a decision.
18:10
18:10

Rubanda Leaders Want District Accounts Moved from Crane Bank 2 4

Several Councillors who talked to Uganda Radio Network said that they have lost confidence in Crane Bank since its take over by the Central Bank and can no longer entrust it with taxpayers
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