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19:48
19:48

Human-Wildlife Conflicts Bother Bunyoro Farmers crops 2

In Bunyoro, Chimpanzees are found around Bugoma Forest Reserve in Kikuube district and Budongo Forest Reserve in Masindi district, among other places. The animals use small forest fragments along watercourses throughout the region, both on private or communal land and in small government reserves.
16:59
16:59

Bunyoro Kingdom Petitions CDF Over UPDF Involvement in Cultural Site Attack 4 1

Byakutaga says the UPDF officers allegedly beat and tortured the kingdom subjects who resisted an attack on the Ssemwema cultural site by faith of Unity believers headed by Bisaka leading to total destruction of the important cultural site.
13:04
13:04

600 Abandon ART at Buseruka Health Center III Treatment 3

Rostico Akugizibwe, the in charge of Buseruka Health Center III explains that only 400 enrolled on ART are active.
16:37
16:37

Police Officer Arrested over Escape of Defilement Suspect 2

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson, says that Kafeero escaped from Kigorobya Health Center IV on Tuesday Night where he had been admitted nursing severe wounds that he sustained after being beaten by a mob.
17:20
17:20

Patients Overwhelm Buseruka Health Center III Health facility 5 1

The facility receives over 1,000 patients each month comprising both the Congolese nationals from the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Ugandans.
16:04
16:04

70-Year-Old Arrested for Defiling His Granddaughter defilement

The suspect is Keya Kafeero, a resident of Buhirigi LC1 in Buhirigi parish Bombo Sub county Hoima district.
14:32
14:32

Re-Emergence of Water Hyacinth Frustrates Fishing on Lake Albert fishermen 3 2

Vicent Okumu a fisherman at Wanseko landing site in Buliisa district says the weed forms dense-mat cover on water surface and affects the movement of fish, blocks boat access and the catching of fish.
12:46
12:46

Oil & Gas; Final Investment Decision Delay Sparks Discomfort among CSO’s CSOs 3 1 Top story

But the Final Investment Decision which would constitute decisions made by various partners to inject money in projects to commercialize Uganda’s oil resource still eludes the country as joint venture partners Total E&P, China National Offshore Oil Company-CNOOC and Tullow Oil Plc continue to register setbacks to their efforts.
18:18
18:18

Teachers Storm Out of Revised Curriculum Training over Allowances 2 4

This afternoon, the teachers stormed out of the meeting upon learning that each of them will receive 30,000 Shillings at the end of the training. Many said they had been made to believe that each of them is entitled to a daily allowance of 30,000 Shillings. They argued that the allowance is not enough to cover their transport cost, especially for those who travelled from neighbouring districts.
15:14
15:14

Hoima LCV Chairperson Accused of Frustrating Construction of Stadium land Title 3 1

Karungi is accused of failing to hand over the Hoima Boma ground land title to Hoima Municipal Council.
11:15
11:15

Bunyoro Women Decry Seclusion from Oil and Gas Activities information 6

The women say following the discovery of oil and gas in their area, local women have not been fully engaged and empowered by the government on how they can be prepared to tap in opportunities accruing from oil and gas sector something they say could make them not to benefit from the sector.
15:31
15:31

Sigh of Relief as Bunyoro Receives Early Rains pasture 4 1

John Rwemikora, a farmer in Tonya Buseruka Sub County in Hoima district, says there is reason to smile since the dams that had dried up have now been filled with water and his animals can easily access water.
07:16
07:16

Four Perish in Hoima Accident Motorcycle

Godfrey Ochaki, a resident of Buhirigi village and father of Mungu Jakisa Bacu, one of the accident victims, says his son was rushing his child to Hoima Hospital when they were killed.
14:58
14:58

Hoima District Chair Declines to Handover Boma Ground Title to Municipality Hoima boma grounds 4 1

Recently the Municipal authorities demanded that the district hands over the title, to pave way for the construction of a 6.5 billion Shillings mini-stadium funded under phase three of the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development (USMID) program.
10:36
10:36

Land Grabbing; Village Chairman Released on Police Bond Land grabbing,

Mutegeki was arrested during a heated village meeting held at Buyanja village on Friday afternoon when residents accused him of conniving with investors to forcibly take their land.
17:59
17:59

Village Chairman Arrested for Land Grabbing residents 1

Mutegeki was arrested during a heated village meeting held at Buyanja village on Friday afternoon after residents accused him of conniving with investors to forcibly take their land.
11:38
11:38

Hoima District Engineer Sent on Forced Leave 1

Without divulging details on what could have been behind the forced leave, the Hoima LCV Chairperson Kadir Kirungi says Ssentamu has been sent on forced leave to pave way for investigations into a number of issues.
16:51
16:51

Bunyoro Kingdom Bothered by Slow Pace of Oil Activities Oil and gas 1 3

Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Prime Minister Andrew Byakutaga says that the delay in announcing the Final Investment decision is grossly frustrating efforts by local investors to tap into opportunities in the oil and gas sector. Byakutaga cites individuals who had invested in hotels, Agriculture, construction and other businesses to supply the oil and gas sector.
16:01
16:01

Councilors Want Hoima Mayor, Town Clerk Investigated Over UGX 600M 3 1 Top story

Godfrey Azoora, the Bujura Ward Councilor in Bujumbura division wants government to institute a special committee to investigate how the Shillings 600M was used.
12:36
12:36

Hoima Cattle Farmers Relocate Animals to Luweero dry spell 1 4

Godfrey Kahiiga, a cattle farmer from Kigorobya Sub County says all the dams and wells where their animals would access drinking water have dried up forcing them to trek close to over 10km in search of water for their animals daily.
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