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11:11
11:11

Parents Protest Poor State of Sheema School 1 3

Benon Natwijuka the headteacher says the state of the school is so worrying that some of the parents have decided to keep their children at home because of the poor classroom structures.
11:37
11:37

Bugongi Town Council Leaders On The Spot for Hiring Out Wetland 7 2

The more than 1000 residents argue that in August 2021, they each paid 30, 000 Shillings to Bugongi Town council and were each given an acre of land for cultivation.
12:47
12:47

Physical Planners, Land Officers Lack Equipment to Survey Government Land in Ankole 5 1

The Physical Planners says they spend between 200,000 and 500,000 to hire private surveyors to locate coordinates for government land to get titles which is a requirement by the Zonal physical planning office.
11:38
11:38

Ministry of Environment Starts Wetland Restoration in Sheema, Buhweju Districts 7 2

Moses Egaru, the Programs Manager IUCN, says that they are targeting to restore five wetlands of Nyakajumo, Rwamuganga, Kyarikunda, Bigona, in Sheema district and Kanoni wetland system in Buhweju.
10:58
10:58

Suspected African Swine Fever Reported in Sheema 3

Dr Joseph Amanya, the Sheema District Veterinary Officer says that more than 60 pigs in Kitagata sub-county have signs of African swine fever while others had died.
15:22
15:22

Sheema District Registers 1,014 Teen Pregnancies in 18 Months with 55 HI+ve MOH 3

Annet Kyomuhendo, the District Probation Officer says for the year 2020 they registered 408 girls and for the year 2021 there has been an increase and they have registered 606 girls. She blames this on the continued closure of schools.
15:57
15:57

Sheema District Leaders Want Kitagata Elevated to Referral Hospital Ministry of Health 5

The hospital located in Kitagata Town council was constructed in 1970 and serves the districts of Bushenyi, Rubirizi, Buhweju, Mitooma and Sheema, parts of Ntungamo and Rwampara.
11:59
11:59

Sheema Complains of Low Uptake of Hepatitis B Vaccine MINISTRY OF HEALTH 2 1 Top story

According to Dr. Tumuhimbise, the Hepatitis B vaccines will expire in December this year. He attributes the poor uptake of the Hepatitis B vaccine to the COVID-19 pandemic, saying that there is a slow response ever since the pandemic broke out in the country,
07:08
07:08

Sheema Banana Farmers Battling New Disease Outbreak 3 3 Top story

Zeferiyano Byaruhanga, one of the affected farmers in Nyakanyinya II in Kasaana Sub-county, says that an infected banana turns color and hardens. He says the bananas turn into black or brown while the leaves dry up.
09:47
09:47

Sheema Police Arrest Own Officer for Shooting Suspect to Death 1

Martial Tumusiime, the Greater Bushenyi Police spokesperson, says the deceased’s father, Charles Kahuhe filed a case of threatening violence at Kitagata police station on Tuesday evening. In his complaint, Kahuhe claimed that the deceased had threatened to kill him, his sibling and their casual labourer.
17:58
17:58

Police Allows Amuriat to Hold Procession in Sheema 2 2 Top story

After several minutes of negotiations between police and Amuriat’s Chief mobiliser, Roland Mugume Kaginda, he was allowed to proceed to Sheema Municipal Main Stadium on foot through Kabwohe town council with his supporters.
12:19
12:19

Muntu Warns Electoral Commission on Next Year’s Election 2 1 Top story

Speaking at his campaign rallies in Rubirizi, Bushenyi and Sheema districts on Friday, Muntu urged the Commission not to bow down to intimidation but stand firm and deliver free and fair elections.
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