Breaking

Archive

Dec 2011 results
12:43
12:43

Prosecution Fails to Show Up for Bail Hearing of Kasese NUP Members 2 1

Justice Okumu Jude Muwone, said that whereas all the five had the right to get bail, the application can’t be heard due to the absence of the State Attorney who had communicated earlier that he was away on official duty.
17:28
17:28

Mpondwe Fish Market Reopened fish traders 5 1

Last year government suspended cross-border business and border markets as part of the COVID-19 preventive measures.
12:29
12:29

Women Root For Space in Hospitals For Mothers With Children in Neonatal Care 7 4

The women argue that whereas the government and development partners are advocating for the survival of premature babies, they have not given attention to mothers who have to stay at the health facilities until their babies are discharged.
10:18
10:18

Amnesty Commission Warns Former ADF Rebels Against Rejoining Rebellion 5 1

Ronald Ssekatawa, the Western Regional Coordinator for Amnesty Commission says that some of the former ADF rebels are part of those arrested for allegedly aiding ADF activities in neighboring DRC.
16:31
16:31

Uganda to Get First Breast Milk Bank 3 1

The 3.5 Billion Shillings innovation is being mooted as a solution to challenges faced by mothers of premature babies who fail to feed their children because they lack milk at the time.
17:07
17:07

State Seeks More Time to Complete Investigations in Kasese NUP Members Case 2 1

On Thursday, State Attorney Geoffrey Owundo informed the court that there were still ongoing investigations and needed time to amend the charge sheet with additional charges.
07:41
07:41

Court Denies Kasese NUP Members Bail 3 5

On Tuesday, Justice Okumu Jude Muwone, said that whereas all the five had presented substantial sureties, the court could not grant them bail because the State Attorney, Geoffrey Owundo was absent.
13:00
13:00

Farmers in Mubuku Irrigation Scheme Demand Transfer of In-Charge 6 1

Michael Bagonza the chairperson of the farmers in the scheme says instead of protecting the land, Tibesigwa has subdivided it into small pieces.
10:26
10:26

Kasese Town Residents Want Metal Scrap Business Regulated 3 1

Peter Masereka, a resident of Kogere, says there is an increasing number of scrap dealers in the town who interest young children to get them all sorts of metallic objects for petty cash.
12:00
12:00

Kilembe Golf Club Gets New Leaders As It Seeks Revamp 4 1

Ronald Kwikiriza, the newly elected club chairman is already plotting the way for the club’s future beginning with interesting new members to join. He also reasons that once there are competitions more members will voluntarily join the club.
09:40
09:40

23-year-old Man Commits Suicide in Kasese Town

Paddy Kamara chairman LC1 for Nyamwamba west said the deceased was last seen on Thursday morning while in good health.
16:59
16:59

COVID-19 Vaccination: Kasese Residents Protest Chronic Absenteeism of Health Workers 7 2

Kasese Resident District Commissioner, Joel Walusimbi told URN that he received a phone from concerned persons informing him that they had not been attended to by 9:00 am.
15:19
15:19

Families of Arrested Kasese NUP Members Call For Justice 6 1

The five were arrested by security personnel on Tuesday last week from Kamaiba Lower, Kamaiba Ward in Kasese Municipality.
14:18
14:18

Explosive Critically Injures Two Children In Kasese 5 2

Peter Masereka, a resident of Kogere told URN on Wednesday that the minors picked an unexploded ordinance from the nearby UPDF training ground in the area and wanted to sell it to scrap dealers.
12:55
12:55

Kasese to Get Bus Assembling Plant 5 1

Metu Katabazi, the Chairperson of Metu Zhongtong Bus Company is optimistic that in the next five years, the company will be able to build capacity to manufacture over 100 buses.
11:18
11:18

Body of 32-Year-Old Man Retrieved from R. Nyamwamba nyamwamba division 1 1

The deceased was identified as Semei Muthondi, a resident of Kihara Cell, Nyamwamba division in Kasese Municipality. His body was discovered by residents at the banks of the river.
16:31
16:31

Five NUP Members Arrested in Kasese 2 1

Ismail Kaawo, the Acting Rwenzori East Police Spokesperson says that they received information that the party members were holding an illegal meeting in one of the houses in Kilembe Quarters, Kasese Municipality.
10:41
10:41

Kasese Elderly Want Age of SAGE Beneficiaries Reduced 2 1

The elders say that the Covid-19 has left them more vulnerable because their caretakers were affected by the pandemic. They also argue that the fact that they cannot be formally employed means they don’t have a sustainable source of livelihood.
20:37
20:37

Contractor Asks for More Time to Complete Mpondwe Market 3 2

The construction plan for the six Billion Shillings facility kicked off in November last year and was expected to be done in November 2021. The new border market is being constructed by Ambitious construction Limited which is funded by the World Bank through Great Lakes Trade Facilitation Project.
13:21
13:21

Kasese Residents Warned Against Night Travels bomb explosion 4

Ismail Kaawo, the Rwenzori East Acting regional police Spokesperson says that the police and sister agencies have intensified operations to deal with suspected criminals in the region and residents who will not adhere to the directives.
Dec 2011 results