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07:46
07:46

Buganda Kingdom Launches Online Portal to Boost Tourism technology 2 Top story

Speaking at the portal launch during a side event at the Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) at the Munyonyo Convention Center, Robert Kasozi, Executive Director of the Buganda Heritage and Tourism Board (BHTB), emphasized that digitizing tourism will bring the kingdom’s hidden treasures closer to the target market without compromising conservation efforts.
18:31
18:31

Kisosonkole: Kabaka's Grandfather Who Buried the Martyrs, Built First Church Church of Uganda 1 Top story

Kisosonkole’s steadfast commitment to the martyrs, some of whom were his colleagues in the service of the Kabaka, has firmly cemented his place in the history of the church, embodying principles of reverence and selflessness. However, his contributions are often underrated or not sufficiently acknowledged in retellings of the martyrs’ story.
07:22
07:22

Nnabagereka Calls For Heavy Investment In Healthcare, Education Buganda Kingdom 2 4

During the Kingdom's Women's Day celebrations, Nagginda addressed hundreds of women from the Kingdom's 18 counties, including Buddu, Kyaddondo, Busiro, and Kyaggwe, as well as guests from all around, arguing that if education and health are prioritized, no country will fail to progress. People who are in bad health will be unable to engage in productive activities, preventing them from financing school fees for their children and ensuring a brighter future.
07:17
07:17

CID Slaps Four Charges Against Tik-Toker For Abusing Kabaka Fred Enanga 1

Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga explained that the suspect, a resident of Kauga, Mukono district, was apprehended by the Directorate of Crime Intelligence over the weekend after his video clips in which he insulted the duo went viral on various social media platforms.
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17:26

Joyce Mpanga,“Madam Firsts”,Politician, Educationist and Buganda Loyalist Buganda Kingdom 6 1 Top story

Joyce Mpanga was the third girl in East Africa to get a University degree and the first Ugandan woman to win a US Fulbright scholarship. This Obituary has audio of the late retrieved from URN archives.
09:38
09:38

Buganda Kingdom Starts Construction of Hospital in Masaka to Improve Healthcare 3 2

While launching the project, the Buganda Minister in Charge of Local Government Joseph Kawuki says the health facility is part of the broader Kingdom’s strategic interventions towards ensuring a healthy population, which is capable of contributing to community development.
11:04
11:04

Buganda Kingdom Wants ‘Bulungibwansi’ Extended To Fighting Homosexuality Bulemeezi County 2

According to Minister Nkalubo, because nature was entrusted to Man by God for control and protection, it’s weird for again Man to also change his nature in regard to sexual relationships by Man marrying a fellow man and a woman marrying a fellow woman. It’s against this background that she says the Kingdom now wants to consider an element of denouncing same-sex relationships, during ‘Bulungibwansi’.
08:23
08:23

Uganda Veterinary Association Partners with Buganda Kingdom On Livestock Diseases Control 3

Dr. Ismail Asiimwe, the UVA President for Central Uganda Chapter, says the partnership is meant to mobilize communities to start paying the necessary attention to the prevention and control of livestock diseases, some of which are neglected, despite being dangerous if transmitted to humans.
17:24
17:24

Bulemeezi Banned from Masaza Tournament Over Indiscipline Buganda Masaza Cup 2 3

A ruling made on October 26, 2022 by ethics and disciplinary committee, a copy of which URN has seen, Bulemeezi County will not play their third place classification game with Ssingo County and will be deducted two points in next year’s edition. Bulemeezi will have to pay a fine of five million shillings for failing to control their fans, coaches and players from attacking the match officials. They will also play three of their home games next year at a neutral ground.
13:35
13:35

Sekabaka Mutesa’s Hiding Places in Sembabule Cannot Be Traced Kabaka Muteesa II 3 4

The Kabaka who was wanted by the government of the day, and had a bounty of 12,500 British pounds over his head, hid in the area for 21-days as he plotted his escape to exile. During the time, he stayed at the home of area resident Angelina Nabakooza, as his men silently plotted to sneak him out of the country.
19:24
19:24

Buganda Sets Up Burial Committee for Nabakooza Buganda Kingdom 2 1

he Committee comprises Kyewalabye Male the kingdom minister for culture, Ambassador William SK Matovu, Muhammed Sserwadda the Mawogola County Chief, Jude Muleke the Buddu county Chief and Joseph Mugagga.
07:49
07:49

Buruuli Chiefdom Asks CAO To Block Buganda From Selling Land At Administrative Units land conflict 1

Kasirye has written to Nakasongola Chief Administrative asking him to stop Buganda county chiefs from selling land at administrative units and ensure those involved are apprehended.
19:58
19:58

How Buganda Traditional Court Resolved 400-Year Clan Dispute Buganda Kingdom 2 1

The Buganda traditional court has made its ruling on a leadership dispute in the Ndiga clan which has lasted more than 480 years. The court, locally known as Kooti ya Kisekwa, nullified the leadership of the Ndiga clan head Daniel Bbosa after evidence presented proved that he was not the rightful holder of the position.
08:31
08:31

How Portraits of 31 Former Buganda Kings Were Created Buganda Kingdom 4 3 Top story

According to Bwanika, they were able to clear descriptions of the faces of some of the kings from their descendants at their tombs for example at Kaliiti where Kabaka Kikulwe’s tombs were.
14:55
14:55

Buganda Kingdom's Mwanyi Terimba Limited Starts Buying Farmers' Coffee 1 1

The kingdom set up Mwanyi Terimba Limited in 2021, a company limited by shares to buy coffee from the farmers and to find a market for it.
11:38
11:38

Buganda Chief Disowns, Condemns Youths who Blocked Roads Ahead of Kabaka Visit Buganda Kingdom

Ow'essaza Kkangaawo Mulondo said that its not within the Kiganda culture for subjects to block road access to others as they express their joy to welcome the Kabaka
14:12
14:12

Buganda Asks for Authority to Save Forests and Wetlands within the Kingdom Buganda Kingdom 3

The Buganda Minister for the environment, Mariam Nkalubo Mayanja has called upon the government to grant the kingdom authority over the forests, wetlands, and other natural resources so that the kingdom can be able to preserve them. She said that the kingdom, due to its decentralized leadership reaching all levels from the county chiefs to the villages, has the capacity if given authority to savethen from being destroyed by monitoring them while the government enforces the law.
18:59
18:59

Buganda Kingdom Queries Issuance of Land Titles Under the Lake 2

Speaking to journalists at Bulange Mengo, the Kingdom Spokesperson Noah Kiyimba expressed dismay at how Hammis Kiggundu was able to acquire land titles in the lake, something unacceptable under the laws of Uganda.
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