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17:29
17:29

Amuriat Vows to Ban Sugar Importation to Save Ugandan Cane Farmers POA 3 2

Amuriat told the people of Kasokoso in Lugazi Municipality of Buikwe district that whenever the government insists on importing cheap sugar exempted from taxes, local production deteriorates leaving out growers stuck with cane rotting in their plantations.
05:18
05:18

Tumukunde Cautions Against Frustrating Democratic Paths to Change 1 2

Tumukunde was speaking moments after his release from Njeru Police Station in Buikwe district on Tuesday, where he was held for holding a meeting without police authorization. Tumukunde was meeting his campaign coordinators at Royal Paradise Hotel earlier in the day.
16:54
16:54

General Tumukunde Arrested in Njeru Municipality 1

Tumukunde was picked up from Royal Paradise Hotel in Njeru municipality where he was meeting his campaign coordinators by Police Officers led by Hilary Mukiza, the Officer in Charge of Njeru Police Station.
12:00
12:00

New Bridge Destabilizes Business in Njeru Municipality residents of njeru 1 2

Moses Kiirya, the Assistant Manager Petrol Nile, another pump stations located a few meters to the old bridge, says they are not making any sales ever since the new bridge started operating.
16:18
16:18

Six Held Over Theft of Guard Rails On Mukono-Katosi Road investigation 1 2 Top story

Residents claim that one of them saw the vandals in action and informed Ritta Busingye, the Officer in Charge of Ngogwe Police station but instead of taking action, she alerted them to leave.
15:08
15:08

Njeru Residents Demand Transfer of Municipal Engineer njeru town council 1 3

At the event, several residents pinned Taitika for involvement in land grabbing and selling of road reserves, public toilets and markets. Eng. Taitika has previously been accused of fraudulently selling off Nile Market to six different people and changing its ownership title from Nile Market Traders Association to Nile-Njeru Lockup Owners.
13:53
13:53

Buikwe Leaders Seek Elevation of Kawolo to Referral Hospital kawolo hospital 6 1

The facility constructed in 1968 provides curative, pediatric, emergency, and rehabilitation, services, among others. Its location makes it the first point of contact for accident victims along the Jinja Kampala Highway. Records indicate the Kawolo, receives up to seven accident victims every day.
15:17
15:17

Over 400 Youths Recruited to Boost Vanilla Protection under UPDF updf officers 4 1

The recruitment follows a directive by president Yoweri Museveni in response to a request by Vanilla farmers for a special group to guard against vanilla theft. Under the new arrangement, the Uganda Peoples Defence forces will recruit about 600 youths from the district, train them and equip them with firearms.
11:32
11:32

Kiyindi Ferry in Sorry State health center 3 1 Top story

Alex Nviri, the LC V Chairperson Buvuma district, says acknowledges the sorry state of the ferry. According to Nviri, Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA promised to replace the ferry with the one that has been operating in Kalangala, which is under repair at Luzira.
13:48
13:48

Lugazi Vendors Fight For Stalls In New Market town clerk 1 4

Vendors of kinyoro market in lugazi municipality in Buikwe district fight for stalls after the mayor of lugazi launched a new market worth 45 million shillings that was built by the municipality to accommodate all vendors in kinyoro.
13:06
13:06

Buikwe District Registrar Collapses During Vote Tallying njeru elections 2 1

During the tallying of results at Buikwe District headquarters, Atungwire collapsed at 3:20 a.m, throwing the exercise in confusion. Atungwire had a month ago cut short her maternity leave, to organise the elections. She was later rushed to hospital in critical condition.
17:54
17:54

Njeru Journalist Detained Briefly njeru elections 1 2

Moses Sserumagga a correspondent of BBS TV was arrested in Wakisi Division by police while covering a scuffle between supporters of FDCs Amos KIvumbi and NRM supporters.
15:58
15:58

Njeru Independent Candidate Tears Voters Register candidates 1 3

An independent candidate in Njeru municipal mayoral race Aziz Junju has torn registers at kasanja zone polling station after finding out that they do not bare photos onto the names the way it is supposed to be.
19:51
19:51

Police Deploys in Njeru Hotspots Ahead of Mayoral Polls security beefed up 1 2

Hellen Butoto, the Ssezibwa police spokesperson, says that police has deployed in hot spots. They include the areas of Wakisi and Nyenga divisions.
17:45
17:45

Njeru Municipality Gets Gov't Ambulance Ahead of Polls ministry of health 1 5

The Ambulance registration number UG 4648M was delivered today by Dr John Baptist Waniaye, the Commissioner of Health Services in the Ministry of Health.
19:16
19:16

Wampala Residents Reject New LC Chairman local election 2

In a statement presented to Resty Nanteza, the chairperson of Njeru Town Council, the residents alleged that Oboth connived with the Electoral Commission to rig elections. They argue that the headcount at the polling centre gave his opponent Moses Nkambo a landslide victory.
17:50
17:50

Kasanja Village Elections Cancelled over Theft of Voter's Register candidates 5 1

The elections were between Hajji Yusuf Kamya of the FDC party and the incumbent LC1 chairperson Saziri Bajje Kyazze of the NRM party.
20:46
20:46

Njeru Villages Results Cancelled Over Violence returning officer 1 2

The affected villages include Kizungu, Ntinda, Namwezi, Kasanja, Lugazi II, Nakibizzi and Naava zone in Njeru west. The others are Bujowaali and Nkokonjeru in Njeru North and lower Naava in Njeru east ward.
15:35
15:35

Security Upped In Sezzibwa Ahead of LC Polls lc elections 2

Mapped black spots include Nakibizzi, Mbikko, and Nile in Njeru municipality, Natetta in Kayunga district, and Twojera landing site, Buwangwe, Noowa, Mayinja, Namijiri and Bulugulu, in Buvuma district.
08:01
08:01

Njeru Mayoral Candidate Poisoned police 1 1 Top story

Diana Mutasingwa Kanyesigwa, an independent candidate is said to have been poisoned on Thursday during her campaigns in Nyenga parish.
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