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10:49
10:49

Hailstorm Devastates Five Villages in Isingiro, Rwampara Districts 4 1

Innocent Tumusiime, another affected person in Migyera Village says most of the gardens that had been planted this season at the start of the rains have been destroyed, noting that it will take government's intervention to save them from future hunger.
14:31
14:31

Lack of Transport Affecting Rubiira Primary School Learners, Teachers 7 2

According to the Head Teacher, Elizabeth Ampuraire access to the school by the teachers and learners is difficult since they have to use canoes.
08:48
08:48

Isingiro Chairperson Under Fire for Presenting Verbal Report on Budget Disparities

In May this year, Isingiro district council approve the work plans and budget and instituted a committee chaired by the Finance secretary to investigate anomalies in the 2022/23 financial budget and report back in the next council sitting.
16:51
16:51

Isingiro District Councilors Demand Increase of Allowances 1 1

The councilors want the sitting allowances increased from 190,000 to 400,000 Shillings.
08:33
08:33

Hailstorm Destroys Community School, Gardens in Isingiro District 2 2

Kenneth Kaunda the Headteacher of Noah Community School said that the rain that started at 4:00 pm, de-roofed three classroom blocks and the school’s administration block.
13:51
13:51

Two Engineers, Contractor Arrested Over Shoddy Work In Isingiro 4 1

The trio was picked up Wednesday during a joint district monitoring exercise involving Isingiro District LC V Chairperson Alone Turahi, Resident District Commissioner Adah Nasiima, and the District Internal Security Officer.
19:06
19:06

Water Crisis Hits Nakivale Refugee Settlement 2 7

The most affected is Rubondo zone in Nakivale refugee settlement, which is home to hundreds of new refugees. Women and children form most of the queues at the five water points that supply water from Lake Nakivale.
20:43
20:43

Government To Plant 140,000 Trees In Refugee Host Districts 3 2

Anyakuni said that several activities against the forest cover are being done and the country has lost its forest cover to about 12.4 per cent down from 24 per cent in the 1990s noting that they are targeting to plant 14,000 trees daily.
17:24
17:24

Chairperson Public Service Commission Directs District Chairperson Off Recruitment Process. 1 1

Isingiro District is likely to lose over Ugx 1 billion in wages this financial year if it fails to recruit at least160 public servants for employment and more than 19 for promotion by the end of this Month.
13:51
13:51

Gov’t Launches Market for Disease-Free Beef 6 2

The project areas have been divided into zones with the six districts in disease control zone one (DCZ1) namely Nakaseke, Nakasongola, Luwero, Kiryandongo, Masindi, and Gomba while eight districts constituting disease control zone two (DCZ2) are Lyantonde, Mbarara, Sembabule, Kiruhura, Kyankwanzi, Rakai, Kyotera, and Isingiro.
06:49
06:49

Soldier Shoots Colleague Over Woman

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson, says that the two soldiers were guarding Generous Tumuhimbise, the LC 1 Chairperson of Kitooha cell Kahenda Parish in Bireere sub-county Ii Isingiro district.
08:15
08:15

Nakivale Settlement Camp Registers Increase of Malnutrition, Anaemia Among Refugees 3 1

According to Medical Teams International, the cases of acute Malnutrition have increased from 1.8% in 2019 to 2.8% in 2020 and now stand at 5.7%.
19:17
19:17

Inadequate Funding Affecting Relocation of Refugees to Nakivale Settlement Camp 3 2

The government and the United Nations High Commission for Refugees-UNHCR have since Monday been relocating refugees from the Nyakabande Refugee reception center in Kisoro district who were displaced by fighting between the M23 rebels and DRC soldiers.
13:25
13:25

State of Isingiro's Border Roads Shocks Parliament's Physical Infrastructural Committee 3 5

Hon Stephen Kangwagye, the Bukanga MP says the World Bank has accepted to fund the construction of these roads but lack of funds amounting to 6 billion shillings for the feasibility study is delaying the works
16:04
16:04

Isingiro Teacher Accused of Murdering 8-Months-Old Son

Kasasira says they were forced to apprehend Monday as a suspect in the missing child case and after interrogation, he confessed to killing his child and dumping the body in a swamp.
13:16
13:16

Refugees, Residents Join Hands to Save Isingiro's Lake Rwamurunga 3 1

The refugees have been allowed to be part of the planting of grevillea trees and bamboo in a 50-metre buffer so that in future, the grown trees will prevent activities that cause siltation in the lake
07:51
07:51

Prime Minister Nabbanja Intervenes in 60-year Land Wrangle in Isingiro 3 4 Top story

Kibundugwize accuses Kitezo Catholic Church of grabbing her late husband’s land in 1970. She claimed that her husband, the late Kurineriyo Kwatiraho acquired the disputed land in 1962 and won a court case against the church prior to his death.
12:25
12:25

Isingiro District Secures Funds for Constructing 21.4 Kilometres of Community Roads 7 2

The two projects are Kyebikara- Buharwe-Butenga and Kyera-Rwecwera Kitooma roads in Kagarama and Nyamuyanja Sub counties both roads connecting to Birere Sub County and have been contracted to Net world construction Limited, at 1.4 billion shillings.
14:21
14:21

Isingiro Receives UGX 500M to Construct Foot Bridge On River Rwizi 4 1

Isingiro district has contracted Net world contractors Ltd, which has already produced a design and is expected to deliver the project within six months.
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