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09:36
09:36

Councilor in Trouble for Corruption 2

According to Akampurira, Kwebangira assured her that he would pass over the money to Rukungiri District Service Commission officials to ensure she secured the job.
11:29
11:29

Second Rukungiri Shooting Victim Succumbs To Injuries 1

The 29-year old Dokuze attached to Saracen Security company Limited who was on night duty at God Electronics was shot and injured by three gunmen at around 8:00 pm. The gunmen also gained access inside the electronics shop and made off with about shillings 50 million.
10:57
10:57

Gunmen Raid Rukungiri Shop, Kill One

Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says that the gunmen shot Daniel Dokuze, 29, a guard attached to Saracen Security. Dokuze is admitted at Nyakibale Hospital.
18:21
18:21

Kigezi Probation Officers Seek More funding to Curb Teenage Pregnancies 6 1

According to records from the probation office, more than 7,000 underage girls have been impregnated in the six districts of the Kigezi region during the COVID-19 lockdown. Kanungu has registered 1,401 cases, 71 in Rukiga, 2,628 in Kabale, 76 in Kisoro and 1,159 in Rubanda.
15:10
15:10

Businessman Found Dead in Rukungiri Lodge 2 1

The deceased has been identified as George Ambasize, a resident of Mugamba village, Kyaruyenje parish Buhunga sub-county in Rukungiri district.
12:54
12:54

Panic as Bijambiya Leaflets Dropped in Rukungiri

The message on the threatening leaflets tells residents to start going home earlier so that the killers can find them in their homes.
10:46
10:46

Hailstorm Wreaks Havoc in Rukungiri 1 Top story

Allan Muhwezi, another victim says that poverty is lurking at their doors because, without food, development becomes difficult and hard. According to Muhwezi, the hailstorm seriously affected his 4-acre coffee plantation.
10:08
10:08

Rukungiri PWDs, District Feud over Land Industrial park 1 5

According to the PWDs, the district went ahead and allocated them land located in Nyakagyeme sub-county as a substitute. They argue that the land is very hilly and not productive.
07:31
07:31

Church of Uganda Issues Roadmap For Election of North Kigezi Diocese Bishop 3

In a letter released on Tuesday and signed by the Church of Uganda Provincial Secretary Rev. Canon William Ongeng and addressed to Rt. Rev. Tugume, the caretaker Bishop is required to constitute the diocese synod. The synod will elect other relevant committees including the Diocesan Nominations committee.
11:18
11:18

32 Illegal Fishing Boats Burnt on Lake Edward 2

The illegal fishing gear was destroyed by marine forces led by John Ngoy, Commander of the 33rd Naval Group on Lake Edward and Eco-guards from the Congolese Institute for the Conservation of Nature-CICN.
09:48
09:48

Security Guard in Trouble Over loss of Firearms gun 2

Byamukama, who is locked up at Rukungiri police station, lost his gun registration number MACK4/UG/POL/1387/104641 to thugs while on duty at Rubabo Savings and Credit Co-operatives (SACCO) Nyakisheinyi branch in Mukirangyira Trading centre in Nyakishenyi sub-county on Saturday night.
07:31
07:31

Two killed in Kigezi Over Domestic Wrangles 1 1

Tugumisirize reportedly developed a quarrel with his wife Ruth Owakubariho, which resulted in a fight. Tugumisirize assaulted Owakubariho with a hoe leaving her unconscious. He fled into hiding in Queen Elizabeth national park after realizing that Owakubariho was bleeding profusely.
16:20
16:20

Congolese MP Accuses UPDF of Capturing 100 DRC Fishing Boats Lake edward 1

According to Jean-Paul Ngahangondi, the member of parliament for the territory of Beni in North Kivu province the latest incident occurred early this month when UPDF marines allegedly crossed into Congo at Kyiavinyonge landing site in Beni territory and seized four canoes with four outboard motor engines and arrested 12 fishermen.
08:52
08:52

One Dead, Two Injured by Lightning in Rukungiri

Emily Kyoheire, an area resident told our reporter that the tragedy occurred in Mukatooma trading centre during a drizzle on Thursday evening.
13:47
13:47

UPDF Denies Arrest of 12 Congolese Fishermen Lake Edward 1 1

According to Noe Mbusa Kavasya, a fisherman, the KyavinyongeI individual Fishermen's Association, the fishermen whom he did not reveal their identities for security reasons were arrested by heavily armed security operatives donning Ugandan marines’ army uniform.
10:25
10:25

Rukungiri Man Arrested For Killing Son Over UGX 5000

Maate narrates that it all started when one of the residents identified as Onesmus Turyazayo gave the deceased Shillings 5000 to remove Shillings 1000 and return his balance, a thing he did not do.
15:25
15:25

Police Patrol Crushes Ambulance

Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Police spokesperson identifies the accident vehicles Toyota Hiace Ambulance Reg. No. UAX 413Z and police patrol number UP 5487 attached to Rukungiri Police station. Maate describes the accident as a minor head-on collision.
12:17
12:17

Rukungiri COVID-19 Task force Closes Two Trading Center for Flouting SOPs 1

“It is a wrong decision they shouldn't have closed down because we are going to incur losses. Some of us had loans and the only source of money to service the loan was business,” Tumuheirqe said.
14:48
14:48

Fight Erupts Between Rukungiri Municipality and District for Government Ambulance Ownership 2

The official documents from the Ministry accessed by our reporter orders the Chief Administrative and District Health Officers to take charge of the new Toyota Land Cruiser ambulance registration number UG 6825M.
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