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14:14
14:14

Kasese Apple Farmers Advised to Improve on Agronomic Practices 1 5

Grace Kazigate Fatumah, a member of The National Agriculture Advisory Services-NAADS secretariat she says the recent NAADS assessment findings on apple growing across the country indicate an observable lack of skills among farmers and extension workers on how the crop is planted, maintained and marketed.
16:33
16:33

Kasese IDPs Launch Desilting of River Nyamwamba Using their Hands River Nyamwmaba 1 4

Enock Mbusa a flood victim says they are baffled by government’s slow response towards providing a permanent solution to the flooding situation despite numerous pledges to intervene.
11:21
11:21

Community Up-in-Arms over UWA Boundaries in Kasese 2 5

In July last year, the residents rejected a survey report from the Ministry of Lands accusing the surveyors of being comprised by UWA. The parties resolved that the community will have an independent surveyor who will then work with a government surveyor and local leaders to handle the process of boundary re-opening.
15:39
15:39

Kazinga Channel Ferry Services Temporarily Suspended, Again 1 1

UNRA started providing ferry services across the channel in June this year, following the temporary closure of the Kazinga Channel Bridge along the Kasese-Katunguru-Ishaka road for emergency rehabilitation works. But the ferry has since been having technical faults.
06:02
06:02

Kasese Catholic Diocese Celebrates 60 Years of Priesthood of Bishop Emeritus Nkaijanabwo 4 2

Bishop Nkaijanabwo is remembered for opening up many catholic schools, encouraging young women to become nuns among others.
09:19
09:19

Former ADF Rebels Ask Government to Support Them Acquire Formal Education ex-combatants 1 4

According to Wilson Maguniha Wilson one of the reporters most ex-combatants in the region experience difficulties in reading and writing.
18:03
18:03

Mob Kills Suspected Thug in Kasese Town 1

Phenhansi Wakibanahi the area LC1 chairperson says acts of robbery have increased in the area since the country went into the second lock-down.
12:06
12:06

Uganda Starts Surveillance After Meningitis Outbreak in DRC Cholera vaccination 6 3

Health Minister Dr Ruth Aceng told URN in an interview that they are moving fast to deploy adequate surveillance teams to ensure all persons entering Uganda from DRC are screened for any infections
13:40
13:40

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.
17:57
17:57

UPDF Interviews Persons Shortlisted for LDU Recruitment in Rwenzori 1 1

On Tuesday UPDF begun the interview process that also involves medical screening, verification of academic documents and answering an aptitude test before the candidates are scheduled to undertake basic military training.
19:50
19:50

Kasese CAO Halts Supply and Distribution of Coffee Seedlings 1 5

Last week, the Kasese field coordinator Moses Alinda was picked up by police for statement recording after he was accused of asking money from nursery bed operators before inspecting their beds
17:14
17:14

Kasese Residents Kill Stray Hippo 1 3

Sunday Saliveri told reporters that his fellow residents acted in retaliation following many attacks by the wild animals.
15:02
15:02

Kasese UCDA Field Coordinator In Trouble For Alleged Extortion 5 2

Under a common agreement, UCDA supports nursery bed operators with extension services and in turn, buys the seedlings. The operators allege that they have been paying non-receipted Shillings 30,000 whenever their gardens had to be inspected for prospective supply or need to renew operation certificates.
09:09
09:09

Gov't to Rollout Cholera Vaccination in Kasese District 1 1

The exercise will target more than 350,000 people in 16 sub-counties which include Nyakiyumbu, Kitholhu, Karambi, Mukunyu, Kasese municipality , among others.
12:12
12:12

Uganda Hands over Seized Fishing Gears to DRC 8 2

The items which also included 206 fuel tanks and 106 fuel cables were impounded five years ago from Congolese fishermen for illegal entry into Uganda while others were found to be of poor standards.
15:22
15:22

Another Person Killed in Kasese Town Murder 1 1

This brings to six, the number of people found dead under unclear circumstances in less than two weeks in the municipality. Four of these are not known to locals in the areas where the bodies were found.
04:01
04:01

Court Sets Judgement Day for Busongora South Election Petition 1 2

Mujungu, the National Resistance Movement -NRM party candidate won the parliamentary race with 7,601 votes, defeating his main challenger Jackson Mbaju who got 7,522 votes and eight others. But Mbaju petitioned the court to challenge the outcome of the polls citing cases of voter bribery, ballot stuffing and the existence of ghost voters of the register.
11:56
11:56

UNICEF Renews Commitment To Support Kasese Build Strong Child Protection Systems 2 3

Dr. Mohamed El Munir A. Safieldin, the UNICEF Country Representative, says prior to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, teenage pregnancies stood at 24% but the prevalence in Kasese now stands at 34.8%.
11:17
11:17

UNRA Announces Temporary Suspension of Kazinga Ferry Services 4 2 Top story

UNRA spokesperson, Allan Ssempebwa, says that ferry services will be suspended on Thursday and Friday this week to allow the routine repair and maintenance services.
18:51
18:51

UGX 3.9Bn Project Launched to Support Youth in Agriculture 2 4

The project funded by GOAL International with support from the Master Card Foundation will support 300,000 beneficiaries in 18 districts. The target groups include young women and men, refugees and youth with disabilities.
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