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12:11
12:11

Poor State of Roads Anger Isingiro Residents banana 2

The roads in question are under the district works department and have not been worked on for years. Gullies and big potholes have become a common sight on the roads that are mainly used to transport Bananas and other Agricultural produce to the market.
16:53
16:53

Kaberebere Town Council Struggles to Maintain Roads isingiro 1

Most of the roads in the town council have developed gullies, bridges have been washed away by floods and drainage channels are clogged by solid waste.
06:55
06:55

Hundreds Homeless as Rains Ravage Isingiro roads

Joseph Besigye, the LC 3 chairperson, Birere Sub County, says the displaced people have taken refuge in churches and schools. According to Besigye, they are still assessing the magnitude of the destruction before deciding their next course of action.
11:34
11:34

Isingiro District Runs Without Public Accounts Committee youth 1

A district Public Accounts Committee is established under the Local Government Act, to review audit reports and oversee the implementation of accounting and financial management regulations.
16:35
16:35

40 Hospitalized After Suspected Food Poisoning isingiro

Dr. Bruhan Kasozi, the Isingiro District Veterinary Officer, suspects the affected people ate meat from a carcass smuggled out of queen Lake Mburo National park. He says several people in the area eat meat from untrusted sources.
10:22
10:22

Isingiro Residents Raid Police Check Point animal quarantine 1

Resident of Isingiro on Monday raided a check point mounted by the police at Kagogo in Ruborogota Sub County accusing the officers of using it to extort money from locals. Ruborogota Local council three chairperson Robert Seguya says that the police check-point had been put in place to restrict the movement of livestock at the time when the district was under a quarantine due to the outbreak of foot and mouth disease.
14:36
14:36

Kaberebere Town council Suspends Eviction of Roadside Vendors isingiro 2

Robert Mungyereza, a roadside vendor, says evicting them would affect their only source of livelihood and affect their families.
10:28
10:28

Kaberebere Town Council Struggles to Secure Garbage Dumpsite isingiro 2

Patrick Kajumba, the Kaberebere town council LC III, says their biggest challenge is the absence of a dumping site. Kajumba says they had identified a piece of land valued at Shillings 100 million but they failed to raise money to buy it prompting the owner to find other buyers.
10:54
10:54

Kaberebere Town Council Battles Water Crisis isingiro 3

Innocent Tugume, a resident of Kabarebere town council, says farmers are the most affected by the water crisis. Tugume, who owns a piggery farm, says he uses his motorcycle to fetch water about five kilometers away for his farm, which costs him Shillings 5000 each day
10:42
10:42

Anger as Kaberebere Town Council Moves to Demolish Dilapidated Houses isingiro 3 1

Patrick Kajumba, the Kaberebere town council LC 3 chairperson, says the move is aimed at getting rid of dilapidated structures that are on the verge of collapse.
07:53
07:53

15 Acres of Eucalyptus Destroyed in Ntungamo Wetland isingiro

Ntungamo Municipality Town Clerk Christopher Ahimbisibwe told URN that the destruction of the artificial forest aims to send a signal to all those involved in the destruction of natural resources to cease adding that all land encroached on will soon be recovered.
18:22
18:22

FDC Rallies Flop As Police Escort Besigye to Kampala ntungamo 1 2

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Regional Police Spokesperson told Uganda Radio Network they decided to escort Besigye when he defied orders not to proceed to Isingiro district.
17:32
17:32

Missing Isingiro Pupil Found Dead murder charges 1

Moses Muzima, the Isingiro District Police Commander, says minor could have been raped before she was killed. Muzima says they have arrested three people in connection to the incident.
12:25
12:25

Isingiro Leaders Protest Partial Quarantine local leaders 2

Donozio Kibanda, the Birere Sub county LC V councilor, accuses the Veterinary Department of making the pronouncement without any scientific proof. He says the department should be in position to present communication from the Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Ministries on the quarantine.
08:02
08:02

Police Investigate Kidnap of NRM Chairperson isingiro

Jaffer Magyezi, the Mbarara District Police Commander, says they have launched investigations to establish what could have happened.
15:17
15:17

Isingiro Man Kills Colleague Over UGX 2000 Debt murder charges 2

While at Rukoma village in Kasaana Parish Birere Sub-County Isingiro district the two first exchanged blows but the deceased was over powered and suffocated to death in a banana plantation.
14:41
14:41

Isingiro LC V Chairperson Arrested refugees 2 1

Police have arrested the Isingiro district chairperson Jeremiah Kamurali on charges of inciting violence. According to Ivan Nuwamanya, the Rwizi regional police commander, Kamurali is wanted for inciting people to attack refugees in Nakivale refugee camp and grab part of the land that they occupy.
10:01
10:01

Police Arrests 23 for Encroaching on Nakivale Settlement land

The arrest comes a day after residents turned rowdy, uprooted all sign posts and blocked the Isingiro - Rugaga road.
15:39
15:39

Transport Paralyzed in Isingiro as Rival Taxi Groups Clash 2 4

A group of drivers accuse Isingiro Town Council Taxi Owners and Drivers Cooperative Society of overcharging and cheating them. They accuse the same group of operating without a valid contract, and torturing drivers in execution of the questionable mandate.
12:00
12:00

Registration of Wetland Occupants Gets Poor Reception environment 2 1

The registration that started late November covers the districts of Mbarara, Bushenyi, Isingiro, Ntungamo, Kabale, Kisoro, Kanungu, and Rubanda. It comes at the backdrop of complaints on the failure to control developments on the banks of River Rwizi in Mbarara and other major wetlands.
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