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Christopher Tusiime

Staff reporter District head District Head in Fort Portal, Uganda

Christopher Tusiime is the URN Bureau Chief in Tooro. Districts of Kyenjojo, Kamwenge, Kabarole, Ntoroko, Bunyangabu and Kyegegwa, Kitagwenda and Fort Portal Tourism City fall under his docket.

Before joining URN, Tusiime first worked at The Observer newspaper for close to four years as an education reporter.

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07:35
07:35

Local Government Ministry Pledges Support to Tooro Kingdom Projects 3 1

Magyezi, who had been invited by the Tooro king, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV, said the ministry is so willing to be a kingdom’s development partner and he will be sending technical people to assess the projects that are underway for support.
11:25
11:25

Court Blocks Return of Tooro Kingdom Assets 1

The applicants are accusing the King, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV of Tooro, the Queen Mother, Best Kemigisa and the Attorney General of committing a number of offences including the illegal leasing of Tooro kingdom land and misappropriating the properties of the monarchy.
10:22
10:22

Former Fort Portal Councillors Run to Court Over Sitting Allowances 2 1

Without citing a specific law mandating him to make changes, the minister went ahead to appoint the mayors of the municipalities as interim city mayors. Magyezi also promised to issue guidelines that were to be followed to form interim city councils and executives but the promise was never fulfilled.
19:37
19:37

Tooro Kingdom Speaker Mugasa Resigns 1

In his resignation letter to the Tooro King, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV dated May 3, Mugasa says he has served the cultural institution for over 22 years in different capacities and he feels it is the right time to resign.
13:08
13:08

Over 100 Participate in Mayombo Golf Open 1

According to Bernard Baguma, the incoming captain of Tooro Golf Club, the tournament is held annually to commemorate Brig Noble Mayombo who died in 2007.
17:14
17:14

Kabarole Council Lifts Ban on Tooro Kingdom Anthem 1 1 Top story

The district leadership chose Busoro Sub County to host the new district headquarters. However, the decision sparked a serious dispute between the district and Kingdom.
08:51
08:51

Rehabilitation of Major Roads in Fort Portal City Resumes 1

According to the city engineer Herbert Kaihura, the rehabilitation of the roads will resume immediately and thorough supervision will be conducted to ensure there is no shoddy work done.