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11:30
11:30

Seven Dead, Four Injured in Nakasongola Accident 1

Isah Ssemwogerere the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says that the taxi rammed into the stationary trailer from behind killing seven passengers on spot and injuring four others.
12:01
12:01

Nakasongola Authorities Accuse UPDF Officers of Violating Ban on Night Animal Movement cattle thefts 4 1

Phillip Mukasa accuses some UPDF officers of disregarding the ban making it difficult for the police to enforce it.
11:40
11:40

Police Probing Nakasongola Land Board For Issuing Multiple Titles land titles 4

Phillip Mukasa, the Nakasongola District Police Commander, says that some of the wrangles have turned chaotic forcing him to deploy officers to stop clashes.
16:09
16:09

Pastoralists Hire Arrow Men To Guard Animals In Nakasongola Ahead of Xmas 4 1

Samuel Butagasa, the Nakitoma Sub county LC V councilor, says sub-county leaders and pastoralists held meetings where they agreed on some measures to curb animal thefts.
10:15
10:15

NUP Candidate Wins LCIII Chairperson's Seat in Nakasongola residual elections 1 1

Anthony Mwaita Ambrose, the Nakasongola District Returning Officer declared Fred Lubinga the winner of Katuugo LCIII Chairperson by-elections after collecting 898 votes (75 per cent) against his rival Gaster Lule Musisi, the National Resistance Movement candidate who got only 302 votes (24 per cent).
14:53
14:53

Low Turn Up Mars Local Gov't By-elections in Nakasongola 2 1

Fred Lubinga, the National Unity Platform candidate for LCIII Chairperson seat in Katuugo own faulted security personnel for heavy deployment which has scared some voters from turning up at polling stations.
07:50
07:50

15 Candidates To Contest In Nakasongola Local Government By elections

Anthony Mwaita Ambrose, the Nakasongola District Returning Officer, says that among those nominated is Fred Lubinga, the National Unity Platform candidate, and National Resistance Movement-NRM party candidate, Gaster Yawe Musisi who are eying the vacant Katuugo town council LC 3 chairperson seat following the death of the former chairperson, George William shortly after swearing-in.
18:50
18:50

Display of Voters Register Delays in Nakasongola 4

The Commission also announced that residual elections will take place in Kazwama Town Council to fill the position of LCIII Chairperson and Parish Councillors after cancelling the initial process over a mix up of registers.
11:47
11:47

Nakasongola Leaders Backtrack on Relocating Displaced Residents to Forest Reserve 2

Two weeks ago the district leaders resolved to urgently relocate 1,974 households affected by rising waters at Lake Kyoga and others evicted from land belonging to Nakasongola Army barracks to Kyalubanga forest reserve.
11:22
11:22

103 Kilometers of Road Network Remain Cut Off in Nakasongola 1

Anyakun said that the government is closely working with the affected local governments to manage and extend help to the disaster victims. The minister’s statement fell short of mentioning the affected roads.
20:53
20:53

Man Surrenders to Police After Killing Neighbour domestic wrangle

Isah Ssemwogerere the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says that Lotyang run away after the attack but today he handed himself to Nakasongola Central Police Station where he was detained and a charge of murder preferred against him.
19:53
19:53

Pork Consumption Causes Boom in Nakasongola Pig Farming 1

Gerald Kitaka Sserubombwe a prominent pig trader in Nakasongola town says that residents have embraced rearing pigs because it's easy to sell them and get money to respond to an emergency unlike other animals.
09:38
09:38

Buruuli Chiefdom Struggles To Raise Funds for Palace Construction covid 19 lock down 2 1

The Chiefdom first launched the campaign to mobilize funds to construct the palace in 2012 but the efforts yielded no results. In 2020, Buruuli Chiefdom re-launched a campaign to fundraise Shillings 2 billion to construct a palace Isabaruuli.
14:09
14:09

Nakasongola Forms 13 Member Committee to Track its City Status 1 1

Samuel Kigula the LC 5 Chairman of Nakasongola says that the committee will also make further consultations on the boundaries for proposed Nakasongola West and East Divisions.
08:14
08:14

Nakasongola Leaders Resolve To Relocate 1974 Families To Forest Reserve Environment 1 2

Sam Kigula, the LC 5 Chairperson of Nakasongola district, says that they intend to relocate the 1974 households displaced by the rising water levels and those evicted from the land belonging to Nakasongola Army Barracks.
18:09
18:09

Three Landing Sites Closed in Nakasongola over Illegal Fishing 1

The Commander of Fisheries Protection Unit for Nakasongola and Amolatar districts Captain Samuel Ben Ogwang said that they were compelled to close the landing sites after information that fishermen were using illegal fishing gear.
12:10
12:10

Nakasongola LCV Chairman Rejects Works Ministry Report On Culverts shoddy works 1 Top story

In his September 14, 2021 response to the CAO on behalf of the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Works and Transport, Engineer T. Mugenyi says that results from tests conducted on the culverts submitted by the district indicate that they meet the specifications of class light pipes for the roads.
07:44
07:44

19 Private Schools In Nakasongola Cease to Exist Over COVID-19 Debt 4 1 Top story

Nakasongola District Education Officer, George William Kajura, says that when the Ministry of Education and Sports delivered home study learning materials recently to the schools they found them under lock and key.
13:00
13:00

Impunity: Unvaccinated Cattle Invade Nakasongola Under Armed Guard Despite Quarantine 1 4

Richard Miiro Kigayaza the Nakasongola district councillor for Nabiswera sub-county says that several people including officers of Uganda People’s Defense Forces have bought land in their area and transport cattle daily without following procedures.
10:07
10:07

Nakasongola Leaders Want Roads Damaged by Floods Rehabilitated 3 1

Many roads are now impassable over heavy rains and rising water levels of Lake Kyoga since 2020. Some roads are submerged by water, culverts collapsed and filled with potholes.
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