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17:18
17:18

Gov't Asked to Intensify Sensitization of Extension Workers on Hass Avocado 1 3

Hass Avocado is a commercially popular and nutritious fruit and one of the 19 crops that the Ministry of Agriculture is promoting under the Agricultural value chain development strategy.
07:26
07:26

Driver Dead, Several Injured in Link Bus Accident

Vincent Twesige, the Rwenzori West Police Spokesperson identified the deceased as Dauda Kawawu, the driver of the bus registration number UAY 485E.
17:56
17:56

Fort Portal Catholic Bishop Worried over Increasing Homosexuality in Schools 2 2

Recently there have been talk in the country about the rise of homosexuality schools and on Tuesday Parliament Deputy Speaker Thomas Tayebwa directed the committee on education and sports to investigate the reported practice in Ugandan schools.
16:22
16:22

Gov't Asked to Intensify Sensitization on Hass Avocado, Macadamia Growing 3 3

According to the farmers, despite the new strategic crops being in high demand, many farmers still lack knowledge on how to cultivate the high-value crops which could affect the production rate.
10:30
10:30

Judiciary Condemns Shooting at Kyenjojo Magistrate

Rwenzori West Police Spokesperson Vincent Twesige says Babu Waiswa, a magistrate at Kyenjojo Court was on on Friday, November 18, shot at by the officer in charge of Mukunyu Police Post only identified as Turyanawe.
07:54
07:54

Policeman Arrested for Shooting at Magistrate

According to the Rwenzori West Police Spokesperson Vincent Twesige, it is alleged that on Friday Babu Waiswa was shot at by the officer in charge of Mukunyu Police Post only identified as Turyanawe. 
12:29
12:29

Four Kyenjojo Teachers on the run Over Forgery Accusations 1

Wycliffe Mukama, the lead Investigator of the State House Anti-Corruption Unit, says that the four teachers are wanted in connection to forgetting their appointment letters, posting instructions as well as minutes of the Education Service Commission (ESC).
18:44
18:44

Two Jailed for Forgery in Kyenjojo 2 1

Adiga Aloysius falsified documents of the education service commission, to gain employment as an instructor of plumbing while Denis Kalyebi forged documents that include an introduction letter, appointment letters, and posting instructions to Nyamango Tertiary Institution in Kyenjojo district to act as, instructor welding and metal fabrication.
08:57
08:57

Tibamwenda Met Queen Elizabeth Twice, Dined with Princess Margret Queen Elizabeth II 1 5 Top story

Four days after the death of Queen Elizabeth II, one woman in Tooro shares her fond memories of the day she met the British monarch 68 years ago. Now aged 79, Mrs. Mary Tibamwenda Atwoki boasts having met Elizabeth II on two occasions in her lifetime and also dining with the Queen’s sister, Princess Margaret.
16:40
16:40

Fort Portal Diocese Pilgrims Start Second Leg Trek to Namugongo 1 1

The pilgrims were flagged off on Monday by the Bishop Fort Portal Diocese Robert Muhirwa at Virika Cathedral in Fort Portal. They arrived at Kaihura Villa Maria, on Tuesday morning.
08:11
08:11

Two Poachers Get 12-Year-Jail Term for Killing Bushbuck 1 Top story

Prior to their sentence, the prosecution led by Latif Amis, told the court that the convicts were found in possession of a carcass of a bushbuck, two machetes, spears and eight snares they used to kill the animal.
07:44
07:44

ANT Coordinator Shot During Pursuit of Robbers in Kyenjojo 1 1

Vincent Twesige, the Rwenzori West Region police spokesperson, says that the shooting followed a robbery incident in which four unknown robbers armed with two guns attacked businessman, Paul Kasaija and took off with Shillings 1.5 million.
07:37
07:37

NEMA Destroys More Acres of Crops in Kyenjojo to Save R. Muzizi 1 2 Top story

NEMA officials under heavy police protection slashed plants that majorly included cocoyams and sugar canes. The Kyenjojo District Environment Officer, Julius Bigabwa, said that last year, they gave residents seven months to vacate the swamp but they didn’t pay heed.
12:25
12:25

Beef Prices Soar in Kyenjojo Over Foot and Mouth Disease 3 1

Dr. Godfrey Kahuta says that although there are no registered cases of Foot and Mouth Disease in the Kyenjojo district, they will not allow the entry of livestock into Kyenjojo until the outbreak in the affected districts has been contained.
15:07
15:07

Kyenjojo Residents, Company Clash over Power Extension Project 1 1

Last year, the Rural Electrification Agency – REA, contracted Amart to erect an electricity line for Buntunduzi Sub County and Butunduzi town council.
18:43
18:43

Diseases Affecting Coffee Business in Kyenjojo 1 2

Farmers say the most common type of diseases is the Coffee Berry Disease, which attacks the plants until they dry up and the berries fall off before maturing.
16:33
16:33

Excitement as NRM Bicycles Finally Reach Kyenjojo District 1 2

During a function that took place at the Kyenjojo district headquarters on Friday afternoon, the chairpersons received 1,017 bicycles.
15:25
15:25

NRM Wins Majority LCIII Chairperson Seats in Tooro, Bundibugyo 1

In Kyegegwa town council, Swaib Musa of NRM defeated two other independents with a huge margin. He garnered 2,697 votes while his rivals Ben Byansi and Mark Mugume got 985 and 32 votes respectively.
13:17
13:17

Kyenjojo Woman MP Elect Roots for Free Education, Equipping Hospitals 1 5

Faith Kunihira notes that Universal Primary Education – UPE and Universal Secondary Education – USE is not achieving the intended objectives as most of the schools have since put a fee payable by all learners with an excuse that they are underfunded.
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