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12:55
12:55

Number of People Infested by Scabies Rise to 2000 infestation 1

The most affected people are in Kyabigambire, Buseruka, Kitoba, Buraru,Kijongo and Kigorobya sub counties.
17:32
17:32

191 Defilement Cases Reported in Albertine Region During COVID-19 2

According to the breakdown, 20 cases were reported in Kibaale, 34 in Kiryandongo, 16 in Buliisa, 21 in Kakumiro, 22 in Masindi, 20 in Hoima, 27 in Kikuube and 31 in Kagadi.
05:31
05:31

Govt Flags off Mass Distribution of Face Masks in Hoima District communities 4

The Health Ministry delivered a total of 380,000 face masks to be distributed in 464 villages in the sub-counties of Kigorobya, Kitoba, Bombo, Buhanika, Kyabigambire, Buseruka, Kapapi, Buraru, Kijongo, Kisukuma, Kabaale and Kiganja.
14:56
14:56

Last COVID-19 Patients Discharged from Hoima Regional Referral Hospital 1 1

The three patients who include one man from Buliisa and two women from Kyankwanzi were discharged on Thursday.
16:20
16:20

Hoima Receives 297,000 Face Masks Task force 4 2

Martin Lukwago, the Chief Administrative officer-CAO Hoima says that the masks delivered to the district are inadequate. He explains that they requested for 380,000 masks but only received 297,000.
17:02
17:02

Police Imposter Arrested in Hoima District Curfew 1 1

The suspect is Benard Karubanga, a resident of Kiryatete, a Hoima town suburb in Kahoora division Hoima Municipality. The suspect was arrested on Friday evening from Kiryatete following numerous complaints from members of the public.
20:18
20:18

Hoima Police Arrests Notorious Thug Motorcycle 1 1

It is alleged that Tumuramye together with others still at large raided Hoima Central Police Station on June 12, 2020, and stole a motorcycle registration number UEB703R belonging to Dickson Kaahwa of Kyamagiiga village in Buhimba sub-county.
13:07
13:07

Number of People Infested by Scabies Rise to 1500. health officials 2

Fredrick Byenume, the Hoima District Health Inspector, says they realised a huge number of people are infected during a community surveillance exercise they conducted last week.
12:41
12:41

Farmers Plead With Gov't to Reopen Livestock Markets Animals 4 1

James Akandwanaho, a herdsman in Bugoigo in Buliisa district, says this is the most difficult time he has ever experienced in his lifetime.
16:56
16:56

Woman Arrested for Stealing Baby Police 2 1

Samuel Mpanimanya, the Child’s father, says the news of the theft of his child found him at his work place in Masindi district. He is happy now that the baby has been found alive.
07:49
07:49

Security Cautioned Against Aiding Illegal Activities on Lake Albert Congolese Nationals 1 5

The Ugandan border with the Democratic Republic of Congo was closed in March, as part of a lockdown occasioned by the outbreak of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Subsequently, the government heavily deployed teams comprising Uganda Peoples Defense Forces-UPDF and Uganda Police Force to guard the closed Border along the shores of Lake Albert.
06:49
06:49

Gov't Undertakes Systematic Land Demarcation in Bunyoro Kingdom Government 3 2

The first land which is located on block 21 plot 106 in Rwengabi village in Kabowoya sub-county, Kikuube district, formally the traditional hunting ground of the Omukama measures 20.5 square miles.
17:06
17:06

Minister Unhappy over Slow Pace of Road Works in Albertine Region Ministry of Lands 2 1

During an Impromptu inspection of the roads on Friday, Kamya was shocked to learn that only 20% of the road works had been executed by the contractor.
14:47
14:47

UPDF Fisheries Protection Unit to be Deployed on Lake Albert Police deployment 1 1

More than 200 landing sites in the districts of Hoima, Buliisa and Kikuube were listed for closure by the government, for allegedly facilitating the illegal movement of people to and from the Democratic Republic of Congo at the height of a lockdown occasioned by an outbreak of Coronavirus Disease.
13:20
13:20

Traders Demand Re-Opening of Hoima Hardware Market COVID-19 1 1

Hoima Hardware market that accommodates mostly traders dealing in second hand clothes was closed on March,17,2020 by security operatives in conjunction with Hoima Municipal authorities after the traders failed to comply with the guidelines issued by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to guard against the deadly COVID-19 Pandemic.
08:04
08:04

Scabies Hits Five Sub Counties in Hoima District infection 1

The disease which manifests by severe and relentless itch has hit hard five sub-counties of Kyabigambire, Buseruka, Kitoba, Buraru and Kigorobya affecting both adults and children raising concerns among the residents and health officials.
13:04
13:04

Evicted Fishermen Advised to Embrace Farming Government 1 1

More than 200 landing sites in the districts of Hoima, Buliisa and Kikuube were listed for closure by the government, for allegedly facilitating the illegal movement of people to and from the Democratic Republic of Congo at the height of a lockdown occasioned by an outbreak of Coronavirus Disease. The first phase of the process saw at least 61 landing sites closed in May.
16:08
16:08

Eight Bodies Retrieved from Lake Albert boat accident 3 1

Patrick Okello, a resident of Mbegu landing site in Hoima district, says they received information from DR Congo indicating that 8 bodies of the boat accident victims were recovered from the lake on Monday evening by Congolese fishermen.
13:30
13:30

16 Feared Dead in Lake Albert Water Accident DR Congo 2 1

The occupants of the boat allegedly sneaked out of the country and crossed to Mukambu in the Democratic Republic of Congo for the burial of their relative, who died on Saturday. The boat capsized during their return journey.
16:51
16:51

Four DRC Nationals Quarantined in Hoima After Illegally Crossing into Uganda Congolese 2 1

The four are said to have entered the country through the porous border points of Lake Albert on May 30, 2020. They were sighted by residents who immediately alerted security and health officials who later picked them from Kijangi Landing Site in Tonya parish Buseruka sub-county.
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