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13:02
13:02

Missing Hoima Woman Found Dead Five Months Later kidnap 2

Sauya Alinaitwe 23, a resident of Kigorobya II Cell in South East Ward in Kigorobya town council went missing in September 2019.
13:05
13:05

Stray Chimpanzees Cause Panic in Hoima Villages Residents 6

Francis Semate, a resident of Kyedikyo cell says the animals invaded the area last week on Saturday triggering fear and tension in the area.
12:58
12:58

Pastor Arrested in Hoima for Assaulting 85-year-Old Woman land wrangle 1

Kiiza, the head pastor at United Miracle Church was picked up by police detectives last evening on accusations of assaulting Katalina Nyangoma, a resident of Kiboni village in Kicwamba ward, Mparo Division.
12:16
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Bunyoro Kingdom Opposes Planned Geothermal Project at Kibiro Springs geothermal energy 1 1 Top story

The water at the springs is always boiling at 100 degrees and is often used by locals to boil eggs and food like potatoes, cassava and green bananas. It has also been found to contain varying amounts of minerals and chemicals with medicinal value, among them, Sodium chloride, potassium chloride, Lithium Sulphate, calcium sulphate, calcium phosphate, and magnesium chloride.
15:23
15:23

Planned Hoima Mini Stadium Hangs in Balance over Missing Land Title 3

Hoima Municipal Mayor Mary Grace Mugasa accused the district leadership of frustrating the project, well knowing that possession of the land title is a precondition by the World Bank, before the implementation of the Project, which is funded under phase three of the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure (USMID) program.
14:26
14:26

Hopes of Finding Abducted Ugandan Fishermen Fade abduction 2 1

The fishermen only identified as Okello, Jawia, Onen and Osaga were abducted on 31 October 2019. They had gone out to fish on Lake Albert when they were attacked by suspected militiamen who then crossed with them to the DR Congo together with their fishing gear including a boat, engine and 16 sets of fishing nets.
13:38
13:38

Herdsmen Raise Concerns over Cattle Thefts in Bunyoro security 1 5

Cattle thefts have been rampant for the past three months in Buliisa, Hoima Kikuube, Kiryandongo and Masindi districts.
13:01
13:01

Militiamen Rob 10 Boat Engines in Hoima, Kikuube Districts 1

The militiamen staged two different attacks near Sebigoro landing site in Kabwoya Sub County and Runga landing site Kigorobya Sub County, in Kikuube and Hoima Districts respectively, on Sunday night.
15:03
15:03

UPDF, Police Intensify Surveillance on Lake Albert boat transporters 1

There is heavy deployment of Marine Police and UPDF Marine operatives on the lake doing patrols and arresting boat transporters with excess passengers and those transporting passengers without life jackets.
16:41
16:41

Traffic Police Intensify Operations in Albertine region 1

The police spokesperson for the Albertine region, Julis Allan Hakiza, in an interview with URN, explains that police would arrest drivers and cyclists who will be found in violation of stipulated traffic regulations.
15:14
15:14

Agriculture Ministry Rolls Out ACDP Project in Bunyoro Farmers 1

The World Bank funded project whose overall objective is to raise on-farm productivity, production, and marketable volumes of selected agricultural commodities (maize, beans, rice, cassava and coffee) will benefit the districts of Hoima, Kikuube, Kiryandongo, Kakumiro, Kibaale and Masindi.
14:44
14:44

Security Heightened on Uganda-DRC Border Lake Albert shores 5

The districts with heightened security surveillance include Buliisa,Hoima, Kikuube and Kagadi that always experience a surge in attacks by suspected armed Congolese militiamen.
17:00
17:00

Cattle Farmers Hike Prices Ahead of Christmas beef 1 3 Top story

Joan Karungi, a resident of Kigorobya Sub County says that if beef prices continue to rise, several people may decide to forego eating meat during Christmas
15:01
15:01

Tonya Health Center III Staff on the Spot Over Harassment patients 6

Patients and locals seeking health services at the facility are faulting the hospital staff of harassment, late coming and gross absenteeism from duty. They want immediate disciplinary action taken against the errant staff.
18:32
18:32

Kigorobya Residents Welcome Select Committee Report evicted residents 3 1

The families were evicted from their ancestral land measuring 438 hectares on February 13, 2019 when a joint security team comprising of the army and police raided the village under the guise of tracking down people involved in subversive activities.
12:20
12:20

Congolese Exerting Pressure on Tonya Health Center III Health workers 6 1

According to the Health ministry structure, the facility is expected to have four enrolled nurses but none is available. Only one of the four required midwives is available at the facility. The position of clinical officer is also vacant.
12:14
12:14

Bunyoro Residents Demand Improved Services Before Start of Oil Production Oil and gas 5

They want the government to improve the education and health services in the area since it will be for the benefit of the residents to prepare themselves to tap up opportunities in the oil and gas sector.
08:00
08:00

Bunyoro Kingdom Rejects Proposal to Construct Hydro Power Dam At Murchison Falls 1 2 Top story

Apollo Rwamparo, the First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Tourism and Antiquities in Bunyoro Kitara kingdom, says it is rude and unacceptable for government to give away Murchison falls for the construction of a power station yet it is a bio-cultural site.
11:54
11:54

Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Budget UGX 9.9Bn for New Financial Year finance minister 4 1

Robert Owagonza, the Kingdom minister for Finance and Planning read the budget before the Parliament at the Kingdom’s Rukurato Hall[Parliament] in Hoima town on Saturday afternoon.
06:59
06:59

CAA Impressed by Hoima International Airport Construction Works 1 3 Top story

Eng. Edward Kaweesi Ndawula, the CAA Board Chairperson who led his board members on a field visit to the construction site on Tuesday, said they are impressed by the speed of the works, level of integrity and professionalism exhibited by the contractors.
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