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17:58
17:58

Kiryandongo Residents Mourn Kapchorwa Accident Victims 4 1 Top story

The tragedy occurred when the bus registration number UG 2833E that the group was travelling in lost control while descending to Tewei hill in Sipi Town Council along Kapchorwa-Sironko Road and overturned three times. The bus belongs to Kiryandongo Technical Institute.
10:35
10:35

Rising Crime Rates Worry Kiryandongo Security Bosses defilement 1 3

Kiryandongo District Police Commander Joseph Bakaleke told Uganda Radio Network that the insecurity has mostly affected the areas of Mutunda, Bweyale and Kigumba, where people can hardly walk after 7 p.m. without an attack.
19:30
19:30

Pressure Group Accused of Plotting to evict Bududa Victims from Kiryandongo bukitarepa 5 1

More than 600 households were relocated from the landslide prone area in eastern Uganda and taken to start a new life in Kiryandongo, Midwestern Uganda after the March 2010 disaster which claimed 300 lives, destroyed crops, and buried several houses in Bududa. Each family was allocated 2.5 acres of land, agriculture in-puts and equipment.
07:39
07:39

Ecweru Blasts Bugisu Leaders For Misleading Govt on Bududa health center 5 1 Top story

According to Ecweru, the leaders from Bugisu including Members of Parliament have been frustrating government interventions to support the mudslide victims who were relocated to Kiryandongo following the 2010 mudslides in Bududa district.
13:14
13:14

Kiryandongo District Chairman Released On Police Bond road 1

Ntairohoki and some residents attempted to erect humps at the Masindi-port trading centre in Kiryandongo district on Monday afternoon. He said he had on several occasions written to the Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA demanding that humps are erected, in vain.
11:41
11:41

Suspected Cattle Thief Arrested in Kiryandongo cows 2

Albertine Region Police Spokesperson Julius Hakiza told Uganda Radio Network that Rwihakare invaded a Kraal belonging to one Mugisha, a resident of Kiryandongo and took off with 23 cows about two months. Police have been pursuing him since then.
17:53
17:53

District Chairman Arrested for Erecting Humps Along Highway 2 1

Ntairohoki said he has written to UNRA several times demanding for erecting of humps in vain adding that they shall not wait longer when lives are being lost every day.
18:01
18:01

Kiryandongo District Chair Launches Campaign to Erect Humps accidents 2 1

Ntairehoki said that many people have died because of accidents on the highway because of over speeding and lack of humps.
18:48
18:48

Police Hunts for UPDF Soldier over Karuma Dam Shooting 1

Ronald Kizito was killed during a scuffle that ensued between the Army and some of the casual laborers attached to Karuma power dam construction.
19:14
19:14

Kiryandongo Accidents Claimed 33 Lives in May traffic police 1 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson told Uganda Radio Network on Monday that the deaths resulted from three serious accidents and three minor accident cases in Kiryandongo section of the road.
11:26
11:26

UNRA Team Examines Damage on Karuma Bridge 2

Mark Ssali the Spokesperson of Uganda National Roads Authority told URN that teams from the Directorates of Roads and Bridges, Road Maintenance, Network Planning and Designing have this morning been deployed to examine the extent of the damage on the bridge for possible repairs.
09:14
09:14

22 Confirmed Dead in Kiryandongo Accident gaaga bus accident 1 Top story

The bus traveling from Lira district to Kampala hit the tractor from its rear before it rolled and collided with an oncoming cargo lorry transporting crates of beer.
21:09
21:09

Scores Feared Dead in Kiryandongo Accident gulu highway 1 Top story

The accident involved a Gaagaa bus, a trailer and a tractor. Our reporter at the scene says that bodies and survivors are strewn all over the place. Rescue teams headed by the police and ambulance services are now ferrying survivors and dead bodies to nearby health facilities.
16:32
16:32

Kiryandongo Man Kills Brother Over Waragi police 1

Edward Bayikwayo, the Kiruli LC1 Chairperson told URN that the two brothers had some personal misunderstandings for long time.
07:54
07:54

Bureaucracy Delays Operation of Karuma Specialised Hospital 2 1

Excessive government red tape is delaying the arrivals of state of the art equipment for advanced specialised treatment of the brain and the kidney as well as the heart in Uganda. On Wednesday, Dr. David Tim McCall, the Executive Director of Restoration Gateway Projects in Uganda, took President Yoweri Museveni and First Lady Janet Museveni through a guided tour of the hospital shortly after commissioning it.
16:37
16:37

Bweyale Boda-boda Riders Protest, Block Highway boda boda cyclists 1

Irate boda-boda cyclists in Bweyale Town Council in Kiryandongo District have today temporarily blocked the Kampala-Gulu highway protesting against the police who impounded several uninsured bikes.
19:37
19:37

Karuma Dam Engineers Resume Work After Weeklong Strike uegcl 2 1

The Indian company is under agreement with the Ministry of Energy to offer supervisory services for the construction of Karuma and Isimba power dams. Under its Terms of Reference, the company is tasked to supervise and approve construction, assembly, erection, installation, green-testing, and any works undertaken by Sinohydro Corporation Limited, the projects lead contractor.
07:38
07:38

Karuma Accident Victims Named 1

They include Ibrahim Abunyang, the owner of the produce that was being transported, Faruku Arafat, the driver and Karibu Saridi Baraza, the turn-man of the ill-fated truck. They were all from Soroti town.
17:00
17:00

Search for Karuma Accident Victims Fruitless

Throughout the sunny Saturday, a team of regular police personnel with the help of some locals tried to maneuver the waters especially at the river bank in search of the truck and some possible survivors in vain. They called off their operation at about 6:30pm.
16:46
16:46

NIRA Withholds National IDs for Maragoli Community 2

Kiryandongo district authorities are continuing to push for the release of close to 15000 identity cards for members of the Maragoli tribe which were withheld by the National Identification Registration Agency-NIRA. NIRA officials continue to hold into the identification cards on grounds that the Maragoli are not a recognised tribe in Uganda.
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