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07:51
07:51

Tooro Kingdom Calls for Dialogue With Kabarole District over Land Dispute 1 1

In a statement read to the journalists by Benjamin Kennedy Gusaliire the cabinet secretary at Mucwa Kingdom headquarters in Fort Portal , the cabinet also noted that banning the singing of the kingdom anthem was equivalent to overthrowing the king.
15:31
15:31

Lack of Training Crippling Women Associations in Kabarole 3 1

Rose Balyeganira, the Chairperson of Bwenderwa Tukole group in Kiko town council in Kabarole district, says that they are engaged in craft making. She, however, says that for the many years they have existed, they have never received any training from the Community Development Officers – CDOs
18:39
18:39

Construction of New Kabarole District Headquarters Hangs in Balance over Land Dispute 2 1

According to the Tooro Kingdom Lands Minister, Polly Kateeba, the structures working as Busoro Sub County headquarters also belonged to Tooro Kingdom before the abolition of kingdoms in 1967. Kateeba notes that they are not trying to stop the district from constructing on the land but they first want the district leaders to formally acknowledge that the land is for the kingdom and not for central government.
10:24
10:24

LCI Chairpersons Warned Against Misusing Stamps 3 1

Magyezi said that earlier on, LCIs had received stamps that were not uniform and easy to forge, adding that these flaws have been addressed.
19:43
19:43

UPDF Opens New Barracks in Kabarole 3 2

It sits on 1,638 hectares of land that was donated to the army by Erisa Kakyomya, a businessman in Kabarole.
10:59
10:59

Incumbent LCV Chairpersons Bounce Back in Kabarole, Bunyangabu Yoweri Museveni 1

In Kabarole district, the National Resistance Movement – NRM candidate Richard Rwabuhinga defeated his four opponents with a huge margin. According to the Returning Officer, Prossy Banura, Rwabuhinga polled 32,709 votes and was followed by John Businge with 2,988.
11:22
11:22

Bishop Kisembo Decries Unfairness in Electoral Process John Faustine Oese 1 1

Bishop Kisembo says that opposition candidates including those vying for the presidency were tortured, harassed and blocked from holding campaigns in different districts in the country.
16:41
16:41

Mass Death of Fish Paralyses Kasenda Crater Lakes 5 9

Fred Ahimbisibwe a fisherman at Mwamba told URN reporter that thousands of dead fish have been stretching along the water since mid-December last year.
12:09
12:09

Fort Portal Mayoral FDC Candidate in Trouble for Supporting Non Party Members 2 1

According Kabarole FDC General Secretary and Registrar, David Musinguzi, Bintamanya has not only decampaigned FDC candidates in different races in Kabarole district and Fort Portal Tourism City but has also gone ahead to openly support their opponents.
17:08
17:08

Disagreements Split NUP Leaders in Tooro Robert Kyagulanyi 1

The disagreements stem from a number of issues including failure to account for the party funds on the side of some of the leaders while others are accused of supporting opponents of NUP candidates in the different races.
11:50
11:50

Kabarole Runs to NGOs for Support as Covid-19 Cases Soar Emmanuel Ainebyoona 1 Top story

Brian Kisembo, the Covid-19 Incident Manager in Kabarole and Fort Portal City says over 200 people have contracted the virus in the two areas even though 90 have since recovered. On Monday, the Ministry of Health confirmed 55 new cases in Kabarole, which is the highest number that has ever been recorded in the district.
18:18
18:18

Muntu Promises Agricultural Bank to Tooro Farmers financial service 2 1

Muntu argued that farmers are exploited by commercial banks that give loans with high interest rates, which in turn hinders them from gaining from agriculture since the money they earn ends up in repaying loans and interest.
10:42
10:42

Lack of Funds Hinder Presidential Candidate Mayambala from Campaigning in Tooro Mugisha Muntu 1

According to the Electoral Commission – EC campaign schedule, Mayambala was supposed to start his campaigns in Tooro from Kamwenge district on Tuesday.
14:43
14:43

Covid-19 Cases Overwhelm Kabarole District 1

Brian Kisembo, the COVID-19 Incident Manager in Kabarole, says that so far, five of the cases are at Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital for management, while 18 have been asked to stay in their homes because the isolation centre is full.
11:44
11:44

Kabarole District Staff to Undergo Self-Quarantine social distancing

According to Brian Kisembo, the Incident Manager for COVID-19 in Kabarole, the total of confirmed cases in the district now stands at six.
16:24
16:24

Kabarole Receives 20,000 Face Masks for Learners Steven Asiimwe 1

Fort Portal Tourism City will get 9,000 that are to be distributed to 45 public and private schools, 30 of which are primary and 15 secondary.
11:30
11:30

Tooro Youth Failing in Politics Due to Lack of Funds financial support 1

In Fort Portal Tourism City, Thomas Kakuru who was selected as the National Unity Platform – NUP candidate for the Northern Division parliamentary race missed nomination after failing to raise the Shillings 3 million nomination fees.
18:38
18:38

Suspected Kidnapper Escapes from Katojo Prison Frank Baine 1 2

Frank Baine, on Thursday confirmed that Mugume had escaped. According to Baine, Mugume was on remand at Katojo after he had been charged at Fort Portal High Court with murder, kidnap and theft.
13:58
13:58

Kabarole to Use MP COVID19 Cash to Buy Relief Food for Teachers, Patients Margaret Muhanga 1 1

Kabarole Deputy Resident District Commissioner, Festus Bandeeba, says that they had initially planned to use the money to buy relief food for vulnerable people in the district. He says accounting officers in various Sub counties and town councils had already submitted lists of the beneficiaries but they were asked to deposit the money on the consolidated funds account.
13:32
13:32

Six Schools in Kabarole Not to Reopen Over Failure to Meet SOPs Patrick Rwakaikara 1 1

Rwakaikara explains that of the over 130 education institutions they inspected in the district, only four failed to meet the SOPs.
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