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11:49
11:49

Kyotera Residents Aid Illegal Entry of Tanzanians Nationals local leaders 1 2 Top story

According to Matovu, the practice is common in Kabira and Nabigasa Sub-counties as well as Kakuuto County. He says Tanzanians sneak into the country through the porous border points with the help of area residents.
13:33
13:33

Reserve Force Officer Arrested For Arson Police 2 Top story

According to Ssuubi, his trouble with the suspect originates from the two month’s rent arrears worth Shillings 80,000 he owes him.
10:10
10:10

Masaka Activists Warn of Increased Wetland Encroachment Under Lockdown residents 2 3 Top story

Antonio Kalyango, the Executive Director of ASDI, says encroachers have taken advantage of the laxity in enforcing environmental protection laws during the lockdown, to take over protected areas in parts of Masaka, Lwengo, Rakai, Kyotera and Kalungu district.
17:16
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Flash Floods Displace Kasensero Police Station, Three Villages local leaders 2 Top story

Moses Serunjogi, the Kasensero Town Council LC 3 Chairperson, says the water levels increased in April and May due to the persistent downpour. Kasensero Police station was set up about 4 meters from the lake shores, which made susceptible to flooding.
16:23
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Three More COVID-19 Cases Confirmed in Kasensero, 91 Contacts Traced Ministry of health 2 Top story

Dr Ronald Reagan Mutebi, the head of the mass community testing exercise says they have registered a cumulative total of 12 COVID-19 patients. Four of the patients were transferred to Entebbe Regional Referral Hospital and another four to Mbarara Hospital while the Tanzanian national who tested positive is still at large.
16:40
16:40

Arrest of Six Muslims in Masaka Sparks Protests local leaders 4 Top story

According to Mutebi, Nsubuga was the first to be taken from his home at Namaseenene on May 18th by four operatives, two of whom armed. Nsubuga’s mother, Scholastica Nanteza, says her son was shot twice in the leg as he attempted to run to his house.
16:06
16:06

Three Sisters Drown In Kyotera River residents 1

The deceased include Mary Nanyonjo, 13, her sister Sharon Nazziwa, 15, and their 14-year-old cousin, Josephine Nakafeero. It is alleged that the trio drowned on Monday when they decided to cool off in the river after collecting firewood.
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
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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
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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
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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
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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 1 4

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 5 1 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 5 1

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
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Buvuma Leaders Demand For Water Safety Act uganda police 1 3

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.
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