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13:53
13:53

Mukono Police Arrest Man For Defiling Two Children local leaders 1 2

According to the mother, her daughter was examined and found to have been sexually assaulted. She was immediately enrolled on the Post-Exposure Prophylaxis-PEP to protect her against HIV infection.
14:45
14:45

Buvuma Health Centers Hit by Malaria Drug Stockout buvuma district 5 1

Vincent Mawerere, the Officer in Charge of Busamuzi Health Center 3, says malaria drugs ran out of stock two weeks ago
11:40
11:40

Coffee Disease Ravages Buvuma Plantations buvuma district 1 3

Ivan Mugisa, a farmer in Kakyanga village in Busamuzi Sub County also says he is equally worried over the diseases and the dry season, which have negatively affected their plantations.
17:12
17:12

Residents Protest Delayed Compensation in Katosi Water Works Project demonstration 1 4

On Wednesday, more than 200 residents who were affected by the construction of the plant staged a demonstration. Some of the residents argue that they waited for more than three years for compensation in vain.
13:51
13:51

Kinyoro Market Vendors Protest Double Taxation lugazi municipality 4

The vendors have been paying 500 shillings per day, however last month, the vendors were directed to pay an additional 1,000 shillings per day.
16:34
16:34

Anonymous Letter Triggers Panic in Njeru local leaders 1 5

Kyabaggu Zone Defence Secretary Wilson Ntale says that the letter which was found at the chairmans home this morning is written in Luganda with sentiments that are reportedly threatening residents with attacks.
12:57
12:57

Family Drags Heir to Police for Disowning Sibling family members 4

Petero Musisi Lubeeba, 40, inherited 16-acres of land bequeathed by his father Petero Lubeeba who died close to 30-years-ago. But Musisi later sold the land at a cost of 110 million Shillings and asked the persons occupying the same land to vacate it for the new owner.
14:07
14:07

Residents Demand Reopening of Bugula Landing Site local leaders 4 1

The landing site that has a population of 567 people was closed last month on the orders of the regional Fisheries Protection Unit Commander, Lt. Richard Omara. It is alleged that residents were engaged in illegal fishing practices.
10:34
10:34

NFA Evicts Over 200 Families from Forest Land team 1 5 Top story

Jenifer Nantume Egunyu, the Buvuma Woman Member of Parliament, says she is disappointed with UPDF for torturing the affected households to the extent of burning their houses.
11:54
11:54

Police Steps Up Security Over Mukono Attacks village 1 5

Moran Mugamba, a resident of Ntenjeru says he narrowly survived being killed when one of the attackers attempted to smash his head with stick.
16:18
16:18

Six Held Over Theft of Guard Rails On Mukono-Katosi Road police 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.
19:02
19:02

Missing UBA Employee Found Dead local leaders 2

On Friday, Zalwangos body was found in one of the gardens in Katwe village in Naksinga Sub County in Mukono district. Mulangira Kyanabakka, Zalwangos grandfather says that a bottle and a knife were found next to the body.
12:02
12:02

Buvuma Leaders Demand For Water Safety Act uganda police 3 1

Over 80 fishermen and leaders in Buvuma district have been awarded certificates after a ten days of training in swimming, rescue and firefighting techniques by police and swim safe Uganda.
16:35
16:35

UPDF Commander Asks Illegal Rwandan Immigrants to Leave fishing 1 5

During a meeting with residents at Kiyindi landing site mid this week, Lt. Katagira noted that their investigations show that several Rwandan nationals come as visitors to the landing site and never return to their country.
13:52
13:52

Kiyindi Fishermen Reject New Tax local leaders 5 1

Godfrey Muhumuza, a fisherman says that apart from the new tax, they are required to pay the boat license fee of 350,000 per year and docking fee of 12,000 per month.
16:55
16:55

Encroachers on Forest Reserves in Buvuma to Face Eviction evictions 1 2

Lillian Nakaweesi, the Buvuma Resident District Commissioner, says the level of encroachment on the forest reserves is alarming.
14:25
14:25

Poor Roads Cripple Businesses in Buvuma unra 1 3

The roads in Buvuma are dusty and filled with many potholes. The most affected roads are in Kilongo and Kulume villages, which connect to Buvuma islands.
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.
11:27
11:27

Buvuma Gov't Employees Work Only Two Days A week resident 1 3 Top story

The Buvuma District LC V Chairperson, Alex Mabirizi, acknowledged the problem of absenteeism. He explained that the workers are expected to work full time but most of them report for work on Tuesday and leave by Thursday, which is affecting service delivery.
07:22
07:22

Katosi Residents Struggle to Access Clean Water landing sites 3 1

Fred Katamba, the Katosi Town Clerk, says they intend to sink several boreholes in different areas including the landing site this financial year to enable residents access clean water.
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