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09:05
09:05

Kapchorwa District, Security Officers Disagree on Demolition of Illegal Structures on Gov’t Land 3

Kapchorwa LC V Chairperson, Evelyn Kubalika, says that they held a meeting on Thursday last week involving the district and municipal council authorities where they resolved to demolish the illegal structures at Boma grounds.
10:43
10:43

MPs Question Govt Commitment to End GBV 4 1

Cases of Gender-Based Violence still top the list of crimes that were committed in the country, according to the 2020 Police crime report and have gone up in recent months, following a COVID-19 induced lockdown that left millions of people stuck in homes across the country.
12:09
12:09

Projects Stall as Districts Return Unspent Money to Treasury 4 1

The Public Finance Management Act 2015 section 17 (2) stipulates that a local government that does not spend money that was appropriated to a particular vote for the financial year shall at the close of the financial year, return the money to the Consolidated Fund.
20:47
20:47

Kween, Kapchorwa District Headquarters Closed as COVID Cases Rise 2

Authorities have announced that the district headquarters will remain closed to the general public for at least two weeks. During the two weeks, the district buildings, offices and surroundings will be fumigated to ensure that it is safe from contaminants which could lead to further spread of COVID-19.
15:45
15:45

Residents Accuse Kampala Cement Factory of Trespass, Block Road to Quarry 7

Aisa Scovia Muduwa, the General Secretary of the affected families, says that Kampala cement factory has repeatedly promised to compensate them since April 30th, 2015 in vain.
09:17
09:17

Three Killed, Several Injured as Truck Rams into House in Kapchorwa 1 2

The accident occurred on Friday along the Kapchorwa-Tereyet road when a driver of a Fuso Fighter Registration Number UAX 370 lost control at aslope near Sipi town and rammed into a house. According to the police, three of the people on the truck died on the spot, while others were rushed to Kapchorwa General Hospital in critical condition.
11:55
11:55

20 Members of a Suspected Cult Remanded in Kapchorwa 1

According to the charge sheet and preliminary investigations the men who dressed in white had hidden motives yet to be confirmed of recruiting people into subversive activities.
13:37
13:37

20 Members of a Suspected Cult Arrested in Kween 1

Dressed in white outfits, with walking sticks, the group headed by one Swaibu Sande, a resident of Kapchorwa, started the journey early Friday heading to a mountain in Bukwo for prayers. Sande calls himself a prophet sent by God to deliver people to his Kingdom.
20:43
20:43

One Killed, 3 Injured in Kapchorwa As Security Arrests Deserter 2 3

Jude Wandera, the Spokesperson of UPDF in the Elgon and Bukedi sub-regions identified the deserter as 45-year-old Francis Musau Kapchekweko. According to Wandera, Kapchekweko deserted the army several years ago.
09:23
09:23

Muntu Rallies Sebei Voters to Send Museveni into Retirement 1 1 Top story

Addressing rallies in Kapchorwa and Kween districts on Saturday, Muntu said Uganda has never seen a sitting president retiring peacefully arguing that time has come for Museveni to show this to the country.
11:15
11:15

One Dead, Five Injured in Separate Accidents in Kapchorwa, Sironko 1 1

The first accident which occurred on Thursday evening in Sipi Town Council involved a saloon car registration number UAV-380G which was moving from Kaserem en route Kapchorwa town and a truck number UBF-520Q operated by the Chinese Road Construction company.
11:53
11:53

Kapchorwa General Hospital Reopens After Two Week's Closure 1 2

Dr. Ayubu Wangubo, the Medical Superintendent Kapchorwa General Hospital, says management resolved with the Health Ministry to resume operations on Monday after thoroughly disinfecting the hospital premises.
08:07
08:07

Covid19: Body of Deceased Kapchorwa Hospital Nurse Yet to Be Buried 2 1

Anna Mary Muzaki, a nurse attached to the Covid19 treatment unit, said the burial team had failed to secure transport means to take the body for burial.
14:20
14:20

Kapchorwa Hospital Closed After 50 Medics Tested Positive for COVID-19 4 2

The notice, dated September 22 shows that 50 staff have so far tested positive, and three lives lost to COVID-19, at the facility. As a result, he added, services in the Pharmacy, the Female and male wards, Children’s Ward, Outpatient department, and the chronic care wards will be indefinitely suspended.
10:38
10:38

Two Health Ministry Officials Perish in Kapchorwa Road Accident 1

Fred Mark Chesang, the Sippi Region Police spokesperson confirmed the accident saying that it was caused after one of the tires went of the vehicle jumped off which prompted the vehicle to overturn.
17:23
17:23

Iganga Chief Magistrate's Vehicle Knocks Dead Elderly Woman

The Sipi Region Police Spokesperson, Fredmark Chesang, says Yapkorya was knocked dead by the speeding pickup registration number UG 0809J on Sunday evening while crossing the road.
16:54
16:54

Police Investigates Kapchorwa Businessman Shooting 2

Moses chelangat, the LCI chairperson of Chenwach Village says that he heard gunshots at around 10 pm which he ignored because he thought the night time curfew patrol team was at work. He added that he was equally surprised when residents woke him up in the morning with reports that one of them had been shot dead.
18:30
18:30

Former Kongasis County MP Dr. Kapkomu Ndiwa Dead

His Son Joshua Kapkomu says, that, the illness of his dad started like a cough which promoted them to seek medical attention at Kapchorwa Hospital and later referred to Mbale. He remembers his father as a caring person who was there for his family all the time.
14:47
14:47

Another Woman Stabs Husband to Death in Kapchorwa

The Sipi Region Police Spokesperson, Fred Mark Chesang confirmed the incident, saying Doreen is locked up at Kapchorwa Central Police Station. He says the suspect stabbed the deceased with a knife severally accusing him of infidelity and abandoning his family.
07:34
07:34

COVID19 Curfew: 14-Year-Old Girl Shot in Kapchorwa 1 1 Top story

Michael Chebet Musau, the East Division LC III Chairperson, condemned the act of shooting live bullets at civilians. He however also faulted residents for being chaotic and disrespecting security forces, which could have prompted them to open live bullets.
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