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14:18
14:18

Kasese District Leaders Raise Flag Over Illegal Sand Mining environment 2 5

Kasese Municipality Mayor Godfrey Kabyanga says that rivers are now damaged with unfilled pits which will eventually endanger the river bed causing grave destruction once water volumes increase.
17:00
17:00

Covid-19: Kasese Turns to Para-Social Workers as Cases of Domestic Violence Increase 9 1

Ibrahim Kasyana, the Coordinator Para-Social Workers in Karusandara Sub County, says they are teaming up with local council chairpersons to handle domestic cases. He also says they counsel and refer victims who need further management.
18:53
18:53

Voter's Register Display Exercise: Kasese Municipality Records Low Turn Up voters 3 1 Top story

The display officer, who only identified herself as Samantha, said there was a low turn up since the exercise begun. She also said that a number of voters, who didn’t find their names on the register, said they wouldn’t bother checking at the neighboring stations.
11:06
11:06

Commissioner Faults Kasese Teachers on Corporal Punishment

Mondo Kyateka, the Assistant Commissioner for Youth and Children Affairs in the Gender, Labour and Social Development Ministry, says Kasese is among the top districts where instructors use corporal punishment to discipline learners.
10:54
10:54

Kasese Man Dies in UPDF Custody 3

Mafuta says they learnt that Nzabalha had been arrested the previous day on the recommendations of the LC I chairperson, Hamada Njima on suspicion of being a thief.
07:30
07:30

Kasese Residents Cautioned Against Unlicensed Money Lenders 6 1

Justice Musene said most money lenders have remained adamant to seek licenses because the law bars them from exploiting borrowers. He revealed that instead the persons have continued to operate and subsequently dupe their clients into signing property sale agreements yet in actual sense they are lending them some money.
18:44
18:44

EU Asks For Expeditious Trial of Rwenzururu Royal Guards European Union 2

Their arrest followed an attack on Buhikira Royal Palace, the seat of the Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere by security agencies on November 27, 2016. The attack saw more than 100 people dead.
18:23
18:23

Edrine K: Kasese’s Phenomenal Teen Gender, Girl-Child Rights’ Activist sexual harassment 8 7 Top story

Edrine Kusemerewa, who goes by the stage name of Edrine K is a song writer, singer and a Gender and Women’s rights activist. Born of Yeres Kyakimwa, a food vendor in Kisanga Market and Seith Kazige, a social worker, Edrine is the fifth born from a family of ten.
10:37
10:37

Rwenzururu Kingdom Moots for Transitional Justice to Foster Peace in Rwenzori 6

Transitional justice is a way societies emerge from periods of conflict and repression to address large scale or systematic human rights violations so serious that the normal justice system may not provide adequate response. Transitional justice is meant to identify avenues to address the structural causes of those violations and conflicts such as social exclusions and inequalities. TJ is ungirded by a broader understanding of justice that takes into account a range of victim needs and societal priorities.
17:22
17:22

Man Jailed 15 Years for Murder of Father 1

Prosecution led by Resident State Attorney Filbert Murungi told court that on January 31, 2019, Peter Isingoma, a resident of Bunyangoni Village of Bugoye Sub County hacked his father, Lawrence Bazara to death.
13:35
13:35

Police Shoots LDU Dead in Kasese 3

Masumbuku Tsongo, 309 Brigade Spokesperson told URN that Olweny was undergoing final drills of his four month military training but escaped from the barracks with a gun and went into the community.
06:59
06:59

MP Francis Zaake, 11 Others Released Without Charges 1 3

Zaake together with eleven youths from Kasese were arrested on Tuesday afternoon at Bamboocha Gardens Resort where they were having a meeting.
08:14
08:14

Student from Mukono Drowns During Field Trip to Kasese

The deceased is identified as Allan Kasule a student at Our Lady of Africa Secondary School, Mukono. His body was retrieved from the swimming pool last evening. Kasule, together with his fellow students, had gone for a field trip in Kasese.
18:57
18:57

Court Dismisses 14 Criminal Cases in Kasese over Lack of Witnesses 3

The cases were dismissed by Fort Portal High Court judge Wilson Masalu Musene during a two-week high court criminal session.
07:18
07:18

Man Gets 32-Year-Jail Term for Killing Soldier in Kasese

Justice Wilson Masalu Musene found him guilty of hacking to death Yosiah Kananire; a UPDF soldier attached Mbuya Military Barracks. Prosecution led by Kasese Resident State Attorney, Filbert Murungi told court that on the night of May 24, 2017, Nyaminji raided Kananire’s home in Butohyo village and cut his neck with a machete and chopped off his hands causing him instant death.
17:00
17:00

Man in Kasese Jailed 27 Years for Murder

Asanairi Masereka Seketere a resident of Kizungu cell in Nyamwamba Division of Kasese municipality was facing murder charges at Fort Portal High Court. Prosecution led by Resident State Attorney Filbert Murungi argued that on August 4, 2017, Seketere and Julius Bwambale arrested and severely assaulted Joseph Mbaju before subsequently causing his death.
13:34
13:34

Judge Decries High Defilement Rate in Kasese

Justice Musene is in Kasese for two weeks to preside over forty-two capital offences committed within the district. Out of the forty-two offences, twenty-four are aggravated defilement, three are rape while the rest are murder and aggravated robbery.
12:54
12:54

Kasese Youth Seek Answers on LDU Exclusion 3

The two-week-long recruitment exercise started yesterday in the districts of Gulu, Lyantonde, Kaabong, Lamwo and Kampala, before moving to Kotido, Kitgum, Amuru, Kyotera and Kampala Central Division, this morning.
20:03
20:03

Kasese Residents Protest Over Dusty Road 2

Residents of Kigoro cell, Nyamwamba Division of Kasese Municipality carried stones and placed them in the middle of the road to prevent any vehicle from using the road. The road is under construction by China Railway No 3 Engineering Company Limited.
19:23
19:23

Kasese Vanilla Farmers Seek UPDF Protection 6

The appeal comes after a vanilla farmer was last weekend killed by suspected thieves in Rwembyo-Kiburara Village of Kisinga sub county of Kasese district. Christopher Kasuule, a vanilla farmer in Kaghorwe village of Kyondo sub county, says considering the fact that this is the harvest season, there is need to heighten security surveillance by security forces.
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