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19:43
19:43

WWF Boosts River Nyamwamba Restoration Efforts 3 3

More than 30 billion shillings have been invested in these projects.
09:23
09:23

Kasese Community Urged to Utilise Digital Skilling Centres for Economic Transformation 3 2

The call was made during the launch of the Digital Communities Project that is funded by the American Tower Corporation-ATC Uganda at Ihandiro Vocational School and Mpondwe Muslim Primary School in Mpondwe-Lhubiriha Town Council, Kasese district.
09:21
09:21

Kilembe Investment Starts Consumer Groups to Combat Electricity Infrastructure Vandalism 1 4

Jane Masika Birungi, the Executive Director of Kilembe Investment revealed that the company has been losing nearly 2 billion shillings annually due to vandalism and theft.
14:56
14:56

Leaders, Environmentalists Ask World Bank for More Resources Towards Restoration of R. Nyamwamba River Nyamwamba 7 2

Richard Bomera, the LCIII chairperson for Bulembia Division in Kasese municipality, says river Nyamwamba needs periodic desilting to minimize flooding and its effects.
16:11
16:11

Katwe Salt Miners Ask Gov't for Water Pumping Machines Katwe salt lake 5 2

Peter Businge, a salt miner says that they urgently need water pumps to push water out of the salt pans into the main Salt Lake and subsequently resume working. 
11:24
11:24

ICT Ministry Finalises PDM Management Information System-Minister 3 1

Under the arrangement, the Ministry of ICT intends to buy devices, particularly computers, to give parish chiefs and train them and other government leaders on how to collect information and feed it to the central database for monitoring.
17:38
17:38

RHU Launches Online Platform to Improve Access to Sexual, Reproductive Information 2 1

According to Fortunate Kagumaho, the communications coordinator at RHU, the timely innovation was developed by a group of youth with a purpose of addressing information gaps in areas of reproductive health.
15:55
15:55

Six Hybrid Solar Powered Mini-Grid Systems Launched In Kasese 3 7

David Duli, the WWF Country Director, says that the mini-grid project covers 20 districts in the Albertine Rift. He explains that the area has the highest number of endemic species and a high diversity of eco-systems that need protection from environmental degradation.
12:55
12:55

Kasese to Get Bus Assembling Plant 5 1

Metu Katabazi, the Chairperson of Metu Zhongtong Bus Company is optimistic that in the next five years, the company will be able to build capacity to manufacture over 100 buses.
16:25
16:25

Alupo Directs Ministry Of Energy to Find Investor for Kilembe Mines 6 2

Alupo gave the ministry up to two weeks to have advertised for investors. Alupo said that if an investor is sought, it will control resource wastage. She added that letting the mines waste away denies Uganda a lot of revenue but also slows down the progress of Kasese district.
11:26
11:26

Internet Usage Significantly Increased In Last One Year-Report 1 5

Titled “The State of Digital Rights and Internet Users in Uganda”, the report shows that the number of internet users in Uganda drastically increased to 20 million by September 2020 from less than 18million a year before.
17:28
17:28

Kasese Youth Polytechnic Gets New Dormitory, Workshop 5 3

In the past, the institute lacked a dormitory for male students, workshop and operating without stable power and water, which affected the enrollment of learners.
14:56
14:56

Kasese Youth Justify Demand for Kiira Plant to Make Kayoola Buses 5 3

They argue that the presence in the Rwenzori region of key minerals needed in the automotive industry makes Kasese the ideal location as their extraction from the bulky raw materials would make the plant viable as the operation cheaper than if they had to transport the ores long distances for smelting.
13:43
13:43

Kasese Residents Seek Payment for Properties Wrecked by Road Works Road construction 5 2

The 14.7-kilometre road on the mountainous area is constructed under the low-cost seal program, an innovative technology aimed at improving all-weather rural roads and reducing gravel loss through utilizing locally available resources.
15:36
15:36

UWA To Resume Electric Fencing Around Queen Elizabeth National Park Elephants 2 4

Pontious Nzuma, the Chief Warden Queen Elizabeth National Park, says they are set to continue with the work in a few days’ time. He says some sections will be erected to cross rivers and landscapes characterised by hard underlying rocks.
11:25
11:25

Kasese Based Kiwa Heritage Develops Local Lifesaving Jackets 3 1

Sylvestor Kule Walyuba, the team leader at Kiwa Heritage, says the lifesaving jackets will give leverage to people especially fishermen who find it too costly to procure the standard lifesaving jackets.
15:27
15:27

Kasese Residents Embrace Free Electricity Connection Policy 3

According to Gideon Thembo Mujungu, the Chief Executive Officer Kilembe Investments Limited, the power company that is implementing the policy in Kasese, Rubirizi and Sheema districts, there has been overwhelming demand for power under the free connection policy.Mujungu says a total of 200 power consumers have been connected especially in the sub-counties of Ihandiro, Nyakatonzi, Karusandara and Kitholhu.
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