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21:47
21:47

Col. Jack Mucunguzi Laid To Rest In Mbarara City UPDF 1 6

In his message, President Museveni said the country had lost a freedom fighter and a national hero in the late Jack because he was one of the 27 fighters who attacked Kabamba with him through his inspirations.
17:30
17:30

Mbarara Mourns First District Chairman 2 2

Katembeko, who passed away in Kampala on Thursday, was honored in the Mbarara district local government council hall.
14:43
14:43

Three Bodies, Two Unidentified Retrieved From River Rwizi Uganda Police Force 4 1 Top story

High School Ntungamo and resident of Nyakaizi village, Timothy Kakuru, a 23-year-old second-year medical lab student at Mbarara University of Science and Technology and resident of Karugangama cell, and Lozio alias Rastaman, the owner of the canoe.
16:41
16:41

Four People Missing As Boat Capsizes On River Rwizi 3 1

According to Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi regional Police Spokesperson, the police rescue team, and local divers are searching for the missing persons with hopes of finding them as they maintain the deployment along the river. However, he warns people against using a canoe on the river as water levels remain high.
20:08
20:08

Government Planning To Run Ankole Kingdom Palace As Private Entity 3 3

According to Katusiime, the study will determine whether to run the palace through a private-public partnership.
21:03
21:03

Archbishop Lambert Bainomugisha Officially Takes Over Mbarara Archdiocese 3 1

The canonical possession ceremony was attended by a handful of Christians and invited guests, as the Church maintains social distancing in line with guidelines issued by the Ministry of Health to forestall the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
18:15
18:15

Veteran Journalist Francis Mutazindwa Dead 1 3

Mutazindwa worked with different media houses in his career including Uganda Broadcasting Cooperation, Red Pepper, Vision Radio and BBC Media Action formerly BBC World Service Trust. He also worked at Radio West as News Editor and Station Manager.
17:41
17:41

20 Taxi Stages Closed in Mbarara Town Public Transport 4 1

Mayanja said that they have left only three stages only out of over 20 stages around Mbarara town that are easily manageable and not heading to border districts.
15:47
15:47

Cancer Patients Use Boda Boda Riders to Deliver Drugs Transport 1 4 Top story

Martha Rwaboni, the head of Coordination and Services at Hospice Africa Uganda, Mbarara branch, says they serve up to 486 cancer patients.
12:04
12:04

Twaweza Report on Poverty Draws Mixed Reactions in Ankole twaweza findings 3

In September 2018, Twaweza released findings from a study titled; The haves and the have-nots: Ugandans opinions on poverty, fairness, and inequality where 54 of the respondents blamed poverty levels in the country on Laziness.
13:48
13:48

Ankole Crown Claimant Defies Ministerial Directive ankole kingdom 1

Asiimwe, who claims the lineage of the deceased former Ankole King Ntare V, in 2016 declared himself as king and appointed a cabinet of his own. Over the past months, he and his team have been involved in vigorous mobilization for support of the restoration of Ankole Kingdom, one of those abolished by the Obote administration in 1967.
09:09
09:09

Ex UPC Chairman Edward Rurangaranga Dies major 1 Top story

His wife, Winfred Rurangaranga told URN this morning that her late husband has been battling diabetes for days, adding that his condition worsened during supper on Monday night. According to the widow, Rurangaranga had just returned from Ntungamo district where he had gone to attend the burial of his close friend, Francis Buringa.
14:51
14:51

Over 1.6M People in Ankole Use Kerosene Lanterns alternative energy 5 1 Top story

Dr. Elias Kumbakumba, a Pediatrician at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital blames some of the respiratory diseases among children in the region on the use of kerosene lanterns.
13:11
13:11

Mbarara Mourns Businessman Bonny Katatumba 3

Mbarara is Katatumbas ancestral district where the family is credited for a great role in its development and promoting education through Katatumba academy; the first international school in Uganda
17:54
17:54

Bubaare Elders Ask Govt to Pardon Aine 1 3

The elders tasked Aine to apologize for offenses he could have committed during the presidential campaigns as a way of facilitating political reconciliation in the country. Benon Guma, the outgoing Local council one chairperson for Rwengenyu Village says Aine is known to them as a dutiful young man whose acts were possibly facilitated by political excitement.
08:53
08:53

Voters Compel Candidates To Work on Neglected Projects 2 2

On Monday, the voters in Nyamityoboro ward compelled Muhammad Byansi, the incumbent Mbarara Municipality LC IV councilor during his door to door campaign to install a culvert on a drainage that crosses from Kizungu suburbs to Kisenyi. They also tasked Peter Karamagi, a contestant for the Kakoba Division LC 3 councilor seat, to repair a broken bridge in the area in exchange for votes.
15:43
15:43

Tension Mounts in Rwampara County 3

Francis Constitution, a resident of Nyabikungu village in Rugando sub county claims that Ngabiranos supporters broke into residents houses and assaulted them.
09:23
09:23

Residents Clash With Chinese Road Contractor Over Destruction of Graves 3

The disagreement prompted Nickson Kabuye, the Mbarara Resident District Commissioner to intervene and mediate the conflict to stop clashes.
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Ankole Kingdom Loyalists Lay Strategies to Demand Recognition 3 1

Katatumba says Ankole cultural trust has already secured a new place in Kamukuzi division Mbarara municipality to coordinate their activities as they fight for what belongs to them.
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