Kasese Sec Sch is set to have finalists report on 15th October, says Head teacher.

Kasese secondary school head teacher Mr. Augastine Muserero has said all is set to have finalists report for classes on October 15th. Speaking to Kasese guide radio yesterday at his office, Mr. Muserero urged students to become focused and confident. Read More ...

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Nyakabingo S/C in Kasese district may face cholera outbreak.

Residents of Nyakabingo Sub County in Kasese district may face cholera outbreak in the area should government fail to extend clean and safe water to the community. Speaking to our reporter yesterday in Kasese town, the NRM Flag bearer LC Read More ...

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57 of prison escapees had tested positive for covid-19.

Prison authorities have revealed that 57 of the 194 suspects who escaped from a prison in Moroto District on 17th September, were positive for Covid-19. The 57 inmates are part of the 701 who tested positive for the disease. While Read More ...

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Emergency Medical Services to sensitize ambulance services.

The Commissioner of Emergency Medical Services Dr. John Baptist Waniaye has revealed that he is facing gross resistance from politicians in his quest to sanitize ambulance services in the country. Waniaye said this yesterday as he met a team of Read More ...

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Internally displaced people at Kanyangeya P. Sch to be temporarily re-allocated.

Kasese district is planning to temporarily re-allocate internally displaced people at Kanyangeya primary school to Kogere primary school under a new approach to save lives from repeated deadly floods as the wet season begins. Speaking to Kasese Guide radio in Read More ...

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Rukutana opponent Kabasharira faults Tanga Odoi for Rushenyi election mess.

Ms Naome Kabasharira, the aspirant who won and later lost the Rushenyi constituency NRM parliamentary primary election has accused the Electoral Commission chairman, Dr. Tanga Odoi of siding with her opponent to rig her victory. Speaking yesterday (30th.September.2020) at the Read More ...

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Bernadette Businge officially handed over office at KGR.

The project focal person at Kasese Guide radio, Ms. Bernadette Businge has officially handed over her office at Kasese guide radio after she resigned to contest for the Busongora South Member of Parliament seat on the DP ticket. Speaking to Read More ...

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A pregnant woman was rushed to Kilembe Hospital after sustaining bullet wound.

A pregnant woman was last evening reportedly rushed to Kilembe mines Hospital after sustaining bullet wound from Babinga cell in Kirembe ward, Central division, Kasese Municipality. The Chairperson LC 3 for central Division in Kasese Municipality Mr. Safari Martin confirmed Read More ...

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S3 drop out advices school going children to take care of themselves.

A senior three drop out at Ndenje senior secondary school who is a residents of Buhaghura I village in Rukoki sub-county, Kasese district has advised school going children to always take care of themselves while at school if they are Read More ...

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Parliament lifts age limit for LCIII councilors.

Parliament has passed an amendment to the Local Government Act, removing the lower and upper age limit for lower local council leaders. The act initially capped the age for contestants for LCIII chairperson positions, sub-county, municipal or city division level Read More ...

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Five health workers in Agago test positive for Covid-19.

Five Health Workers at Dr. Ambrosoli Memorial Hospital Kalongo in Kalongo Town council, Agago district have tested positive for Covid-19. Dr. Smart Okot, the Chief Executive Director of Dr. Ambrosoli Memorial Hospital says the health workers are part of 250 Read More ...

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As schools prepare to open, education stakeholders have been called for joint efforts.

As schools prepare to open on October 15th, the Kasese Municipal education officer, Mr. Emmanuel Kayiri has called for joint efforts among education stakeholders to ably guide the community and the learners so as to have in place all required Read More ...

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Mulago National Referral hospital is constructing a new oxygen plant.

Mulago National Referral hospital has started constructing a new oxygen plant to supply 400 patients at any given time, to supplement the one installed eight years ago. Dr. David Nuwamanya the Hospital Principal Administrator says this will bring the total number of Read More ...

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Rolling stone kills six year old girl in Mbale.

Moving stones from Wanale hill in Mbale District have reportedly killed a six-year-old boy and left three other people injured. The deceased identified as Husein Wolumu was hit by the stone while inside the house with now injured mother and Read More ...

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Zaake torture case pushed to January 2021.

Hearing of the torture case filed by Mityana Municipality Member of Parliament Francis Zaake against 4 senior police officers has been pushed to January 2021. In a session that was closed to journalists, High Court Judge Esther Nambayo ordered the Read More ...

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Mahango S/C residents to allocate safer areas during this rainy season.

The local leadership of Mahango subcounty has called for relocation to safer areas of some local residents they are in disaster prone areas now that seasonal rains have started. Speaking to Kasese Guided radio in Kasese down this afternoon, the Read More ...

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Kyambogo University: “No student will do exams without paying full tuition”

Kyambogo University has announced that no final year student will be allowed access the exam halls unless they have paid all the fees balances required. President Yoweri Museveni allowed schools and tertiary institutions across the country to open for final Read More ...

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80% of COVID-19 deaths had diabetes – MOH.

The Ministry of Health has said that 80 per cent of the people who have succumbed to COVID-19 were battling diabetes. As of Monday, Uganda had recorded 75 deaths as a result of COVID-19. Dr. Gerald Mutungi, who heads the Read More ...

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Three suspects escape from police custody in Kawanda.

Meanwhile, Kawempe Police Division has launched a manhunt for three suspects who escaped from custody at Kawanda Police Post. Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson, ASP Luke Owoyesigire said the suspects, took advantage of a security lapse and broke out of Read More ...

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Nabillah declared NUP Lord Mayor candidate.

Kampala Woman Member of Parliament, Nabillah Naggayi Ssempala  has been picked for  the National Unity Platform Lord Mayor flagship. In the vetting exercise at the party offices today, Nabillah replaces  Latif Ssebagga who stepped  down recently. Hon. Nabillah crossed from the Read More ...

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Rt. Rev. Zebedee promises good if he is mandated for older persons MP seat.

An aspirant for older persons Member of Parliament seat for western Uganda, Rt. Rev. Zebedee Masereka has listed networking, constant sharing of ideas and unity as the pillars that he could center on should his electorates give him the mandate Read More ...

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CCTV footage lands Bobi Wine’s bodyguards in deeper trouble.

The Uganda police Force has sanctioned four charges against two body guards of Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu aka Bobwine who have been detained at Wandegeya police station since Friday. Although police arrested them basing on ‘only’ one offence of assaulting Read More ...

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Amuriat calls for joint effort against NRM.

The FDC Presidential Flag aspirant, Eng. Patrick Oboi Amuriat has called for joint efforts by the forces of change in Uganda if the ruling NRM Regime was to be defeated. Addressing the media shortly after a meeting with the Kasese Read More ...

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Defilement cases increases in Munkunyu S/C K’se district.

Munkunyu Sub-County Chairperson Mr. Josephat Muhindo has decried the increasing cases of defilement in his sub-county during this lockdown. Speaking to our reporter yesterday, Mr. Josephat said four defilement cases of primary school pupils are being investigated at Munkunyu police Read More ...

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Unveil your manifesto to electorates, Hon. Centenary on flag bearers.

Kasese Municipal Member of parliament Hon. Robert Centenary has asked flag bearers to unveil their manifesto to electorates than discussing incumbent leaders during this virtual campaign. Addressing his supporters at Kirembe trading center in Kirembe cell Kasese Municipality yesterday, Hon. Read More ...

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Religious leaders asks Gov’t to increase on congregants.

Religious leaders in Luwero District have asked the government to allow them increase the number congregants. Last week President Museveni allowed worship places to reopen on condition that only 70 congregants attend the service. As the Churches reopened on Sunday, Read More ...

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NRM mourned former Mayor Nasser Ntege Sebaggala.

The National Resistance Movement-NRM Party has mourned the late former Kampala City Mayor Al-Hajji Nasser Ntege Sebaggala.  Addressing Journalists in Kampala yesterday, the NRM Secretary General Justine Kasule Lumumba said Sebaggala was a unique person who had a strong heart Read More ...

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AMCECEA: Chairman Condoles with Prelates in Kenya after the Death of Bishop Emeritus Linus Okok.

AMECEA:  Chairman Condoles with Prelates in Kenya after the Death of Bishop Emeritus Linus Okok Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA The Chairman of the Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA) Rt. Rev. Charles Sampa Kasonde has expressed condolences Read More ...

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Pope Francis Appoints Archbishop Ameyu Apostolic Administrator of Wau Diocese.

Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA Six months after the installation of Most Rev. Stephen Ameyu Martin Mulla as the Archbishop of Juba, Pope Francis on Monday, September 21, has appointed him the new Apostolic Administrator of Wau Diocese. In a Read More ...

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Denmark embassy scam Govt names new accounting officer.

Government has appointed a new accounting officer at the Uganda Embassy in Denmark following the cash scam by mission officials last month. Mr Michael Karugaba has been appointed to replace Ms Alex Hope Mukubwa as the new accounting officer. The Read More ...

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Man Arrested With Human Head Remanded.

A man who was arrested with a human head at Parliament has been remanded to Masaka Central Prison. Joseph Nuwashaba yesterday appeared before Masaka Grade One Magistrate Grace Wakoli and was charged with three counts of murder, aggravated defilement and Read More ...

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Chairperson LC 3 Bwera S/C, Mr. Emmanuel finally wins the race.

The Incumbent sub county Chairperson LC 3 Bwera sub county in Kasese district, Mr. Emmanuel Masereka has been nominated for the same position with a call to his electorates to join him in the plan to erect as storied administration Read More ...

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Kasese RDC on thugs terrorizing the town with an illegal gun.

The Resident District commissioner for Kasese Lt. Joe Walusimbi has revealed that security operatives have already laid trap to arrest thugs who are terrorizing Kasese town with an illegal gun. In a separate interview with Kasese guide radio in Kasese Read More ...

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Bishop Kibira’s office issued out SOPs for local churches.

The office of the Bishop Diocese of Kasese has this evening issued out ten standard operating procedures for the local churches in the diocese to meet ahead of reopening. This follows the Sunday presidential communication for the churches to start Read More ...

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Muslims resumed for Jumma prayers.

After spending more than 6 months without going to mosques due the lockdown that was put in place by government to cub down the spread of covid-19, many Muslims in Uganda who had missed 26 Jumma prayers yesterday (25th September Read More ...

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Parents should rescue children from being affected with Covid-19.

The Chairperson Board of Directors Agape of Hope Female youth development Association, Mr. Joseph Kahyana has called on parents and other stakeholders to come to the rescue of children who could bear the effect of COVID-19 pandemic if no action Read More ...

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Kisoro man kills four members of his Family.

Police in Kisoro district is hunting for a 28-year-old man who hacked to death his parents, wife and sister in-law last night. The suspect, whom neighbors claim has a history of mental derangement, has been identified as Gerald Ndikumukiza, a Read More ...

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Kim Jong-un apologizes for killing of South Korean official.

North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un has issued a rare personal apology for the killing of a South Korean official, Seoul says. Mr. Kim reportedly told his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in that the “disgraceful affair” should not have happened. South Read More ...

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No public transport for learners, teachers after re-opening, gov’t warns.

The Ministry of Education and Sports says that no learner or teacher will at any time be allowed to use general public transport, including taxis, vans and boda-bodas when schools reopen for finalists on October 15. As part of the Read More ...

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Covid-19 corruption in Kenya: Officials & businesspeople targeted.

Kenyan investigators are to recommend the prosecution of at least 15 top government officials and businesspeople over the alleged misuse of millions of dollars meant for buying Covid-19 medical supplies, the BBC has learned. The probe uncovered evidence of tenders Read More ...

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Coronavirus claims Kole NRM chairperson.

The National Resistance Movement party chair-person of Kole district has succumbed to coronavirus. James Ebong Okalo, 47, was admitted at Lira Medical Centre on Saturday, his samples taken on Sunday, and tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday. The Kole district Read More ...

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Uganda is set to start using anti-viral drug to treat people with Covid-19.

Uganda is set to start using anti-viral drug remdesivir to treat people who fall critically ill from coronavirus disease or COVID-19, a deal being brokered with India to provide the country with cheaper generic versions of the drug. Two Indian Read More ...

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Gov’t to issue Covid-19 home treatment guidelines.

As the number of positive COVID-19 cases continue to rise in the country with many positives being stuck in their homes, the health ministry is finalizing the guidelines that people in homes must follow in handling Covid patients. The need Read More ...

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Security tightened in Kasese Municipality against robberies.

Security may have to tighten further against robberies in Kasese Municipality, the latest being that where a mobile money operator in  Kihalimu-Katadoba cell was last evening robbed of yet to be established sums of money. No official comment yet from Read More ...

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Businge Bernadeti picked nomination forms as aspiring MP for Busongora south.

A Democratic party aspiring MP for the Busongora South constituency, Ms Bernadette Businge Nziabake has picked nomination forms with a call on the masses to prioritize education of the girl child, support to women and invest in agriculture. Speaking to Read More ...

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Cameroons opposition leader under house arrest.

Cameroon’s opposition leader, Maurice Kamto, has been confined at home for planning yesterday’s(22nd September 2020) anti-government protests. A video showing police vehicles outside the leader’s house has been shared online. The leader of the Cameroon Renaissance Movement told Voice of Read More ...

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Parents may not be able to pay exam registration fees for their children.

As schools prepare to reopen for candidate classes on October 15th, 2020, a number of schools heads have expressed reservations on the ability of most parents to pay exam registration fees for their children.   As a result, the schools head Read More ...

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Trump says he will name Supreme Court nominee Friday or Saturday.

US President Donald Trump has said he will name his nominee for Supreme Court justice by the end of the week, and urged the Republican-controlled Senate to confirm his choice before the presidential election. The plan has launched a high-stakes Read More ...

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Multitudes of candidates turns up picking nomination forms for LC’ in Kasese.

The Nomination exercise for Local Council leaders in Kasese District has entered day three with multitudes of candidates turning up to pick nomination forms. The Electoral Commission District Registrar for Kasese Hajji Suleiman Kato says that many aspirants submit incorrect Read More ...

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Criminality in Kinyamaseke T/C in Kasese district.

Criminality in Kinyamaseke town council in Kasese district has partly been attributed to unemployment among the youth in the area, an inspiring candidate for the district councilor in Kinyamaseke town council, Mr. David Masereka has observed. David who was speaking Read More ...

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COVID-19 spreads to schools in South Africa.

About 500 pupils have been put into quarantine after a coronavirus outbreak at a school in South Africa’s Eastern Cape Province. A total of 98 pupils tested positive at the secondary school in the town of Burgersdorp, and officials say Read More ...

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low turn up on Nominations for lC3’s in Kasese district .

The nomination exercise for LC 3 chairperson and their councilors kicked off yesterday in there nomination centers in Kasese district with low turn up, the district registrar Hajji Sulaiman Kato has said. Speaking to Kasese guide radio yesterday Hajji Sulaiman Read More ...

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Theft cases in Railway ward in Kasese municipality has increased.

The councilor representing Railway ward in Kasese Municipality, Hon. Siriwayo John has attributed increased cases of theft in his ward to drug abuse and increased population. Hon. Siriwayo,s comments comes after unknown thieves reportedly broke into the house of Mr. Read More ...

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Bulembia division has received a new bridge.

Bulembia division in Kasese Municipality has received a new bridge to ease the movement of residents three months after floods cut off the area. The bridge constructed by Mpanga hydro Uganda limited in partnership with Nyamwamba II-hydro Power Company was Read More ...

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Clerics seek review of congregant numbers as worship places reopen.

Religious leaders have issued a set of procedures that will be followed as Worship center’s reopen their gates, more than six months since they last congregated. This comes after a pronouncement by President Yoweri Museveni allowing Places of Worship to Read More ...

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30 year old man commited suicide in Rusese.

Reports reached Kasese guide radio yesterday (21st September 2020) indicated thirty year old man committed suicide by hanging in Rusese B Cell commonly known as Kikulakyo in Mpondwe Lhubiriha town council in Kasese district. No official comment yet from Police Read More ...

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Two Makerere University security officers arrested.

Two security officers who were on night duty at Makerere University main building on 20th September 2020 have been detained over negligence of duty when the fire broke out. Addressing Journalists at Uganda Media Center, police spokesperson Fred Enanga  says that Read More ...

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Muthoma boda-boda stage in Kisinga T/C to be reinstated.

The Kasese Deputy RDC, Mr. Joshua Masereka has directed Bwera Division Police Commander in Kasese district to collaborate with the area local leadership to reinstate with immediate the Muthoma boda-boda stage in Kisinga town council whose operations had been halted Read More ...

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People with illegal guns in Nyakiyumbu S/C to be arrested.

The Nyakiyumbu subcounty local council three chairperson, Mr. Peter Sunday Kakule has re-affirmed commitment by his office and the security details in the area to arrest those with illegal guns which he said were putting the lives of the local Read More ...

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K’se district NRM Registrar declared female youth councilors as flag bearers.

The Kasese district NRM Registrar Mr. Amon Mbusa has declared Ms. Confidence Biira Moreen and Ms. Rachael Biira as Flag bearers for Kasese district female Youth Councilors representing PWDs. Declaring results yesterday at his offices, Mr. Amon said Ms. Confidence Read More ...

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Dr. Stella Nyanzi arrested in Busia.

Police in Busia has arrested Dr. Stella Nyanzi, a Human Rights activist and aspiring Woman Member of Parliament for Kampala for allegedly crossing the borders illegally, an act likely to spread COVID-19 disease.   Nyanzi was arrested over the weekend Read More ...

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Trump’s plan to replace Ginsburg an abuse of power.

Donald Trump’s move to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the presidential election is an abuse of power, his Democratic rival Joe Biden says. Mr. Trump has said he will next week nominate a woman to Read More ...

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Several Records may not be recovered from Makerere building.

Several records and documents will not be recovered from the Makerere University main building that was gutted by fire in the wee hours of yesterday, according to university officials. They say that a majority of the documents that were stored Read More ...

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Museveni allows schools to reopen for finalists.

President Museveni has directed that schools and all educational institutions to reopen for finalists by October 15. Government in March ordered the closure of all education institutions to avoid the spread of the deadly Coronavirus. However, yesterday, Museveni said that Read More ...

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Bishop Francis Aquirinus Kibira hailed believers for the continuous support.

Bishop for Diocese of Kasese Rt. Rev. Francis Aquirinus Kibira Kambale has hailed believers in Christ for the continuous support delivered to God`s servants, praying that their action will be answered by the Creator. Speaking to Our reporter at his Read More ...

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As Married couples should pray together, respect & love your spouses.

Married couples wherever they may be have been asked to pray together, respect and love their spouses by doing what is required of them. Presiding over a homily during a matrimonial Mass for the Kasanga parish Catechist, Robert Mumbere and Read More ...

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Why Bobi’s NUP chose Latif Ssebagala over Chameleone.

The vetting committee of the Opposition National Unity Platform party has picked Kawempe North Member of Parliament, Mr Latif Ssebagala to contest for the Kampala mayoral seat. The team found Mr. Sebaggala to be more suitable for the race compared Read More ...

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This is a chance for Makerere to be rebuilt- Minister Janet.

Ms Janet Museveni, the First Lady who is also the Education Minister,yesterday (20th September 2020) said that the regrettable tragic fire that destroyed the Main Building at the prestigious Makerere University should be used a rallying point by the institution Read More ...

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Kosovo police officers arrested in crackdown on illegal casinos.

At least 10 police officers have been arrested in Kosovo during a large-scale operation to close down illegal casinos. Hundreds of officers took part in the raid in the village of Karachevo on the border with Serbia. Police said it Read More ...

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NUP case adjourned to September 25.

Meanwhile, Court has adjourned a case in which two men petitioned court, seeking to de-register National Unity Platform, a party headed by Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu popularly known as Bobi Wine. Justice Musa Ssekaana yesterday adjourned the case and summoned Moses Read More ...

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Kanyengeya residents are surfering with repeated flooding for R.Nyamwamba.

The Kasese district Vice Chairperson, Mr. Gideon Ntabose has called for urgent relocation of some Kanyangeya community members in Kasese Municipality whose lives were at stake over repeated Flooding for River Nyamwamba. Addressing the local residents of Kanyangeya cell, Hon. Read More ...

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Lebanon’s largest prison grapples with COVID-19 outbreak.

Lebanon’s largest prison is grappling with coronavirus outbreak. A security source told the BBC that about 200 prisoners had contracted Covid-19 in Roumieh prison, located close to the capital, Beirut. Earlier this week, it was reported that prisoners had staged Read More ...

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UDPF spokesperson confirms security is holding NUP’s Kibalama.

Uganda People’s Defense Forces has admitted that sister security agencies are holding former President of the National Unity Platform, Moses Nkonge Kibalama. Speaking to the press at the Uganda Media Centre in Kampala, Brig. Flavia Byekwaso, the spokesperson of the Read More ...

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Boda Boda rider who set himself ablaze at Kireka police station is dead.

Police have said that the boda boda rider who set himself ablaze after his motorcycle was impounded at Kireka Police Station has died. At around 8:30 pm on Sunday, Emmanuel Kabanda’s motorcycle was among those impounded by police at Kireka Read More ...

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30 teenagers warned & released after arrest over house party.

Police at Kira Road station have released 30 teenagers who were arrested after holding a crowded house party in Bukoto. Kampala metropolitan deputy police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says the arrest followed complaints from neighboring residents claiming that about 100 teenagers Read More ...

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Former model Amy Dorris says Donald Trump sexually assaulted her.

US President Donald Trump has denied allegations that he sexually assaulted a former model in New York in 1997. Amy Dorris told the UK’s Guardian newspaper that Mr. Trump groped various parts of her body and forcibly kissed her as Read More ...

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Gov’t has failed to supply seedlings with Kasese farmers.

Meanwhile, Farmers in St. Peters Mini-Irrigation scheme in Nyamwamba Division, Kasese Municipality are accusing government for her failure to supply them with seedlings. This follows the government pledge to distribute seedlings to farmers along River Nyamwamba whose crop gardens were Read More ...

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Fishermen in Kahendero protests from banning their fishing activities.

Fishermen in Kahendero landing site, Muhokya Sub County on Lake George, Kasese district are protesting the decision to ban them from fishing activities. The directive was issued by Lt.Benard Baingana the head of operations on Lake Edward and George. The Read More ...

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K’se Municipal Agricultural Officer to empower farmers for good harvest this season.

Kasese Municipal Agricultural Officer, Mr. Sanairi Bukanywa has underscored the need of empowering farmers in soil- water conservation and sensitization on integrated pest and weed control in order to realize good harvest this season. He made the remarks this morning Read More ...

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Ragga Dee takes NRM flag for Kampala lord Mayor race.

The National Resistance Movement Electoral Commission has declared singer Daniel Kazibwe also known as Ragga Dee as the party’s official candidate for the Kampala Lord Mayoral race, after a fresh tally of votes. Ragga Dee had lost the bid to Read More ...

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Mt. Meru Millers Closed After 11 Staff Test Positive for COVID-19.

MT Meru Millers Limited, in Lira, has been closed after 11 of its staff members tested positive for COVID-19. Located in Lira city East division, the factory deals in buying sunflower and Soya Beans directly from farmers and suppliers then Read More ...

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Nyakabingoa FDC C/P asks Mr. Saulo to work on FDC flag bearers campaigning for Independent candidates.

The Nyakabingo parish FDC Chairperson in Muhokya sub county in Kasese district Mr. Venesio Mumbahya has described as a personal decision and baseless for the Kasese district FDC boss to withdraw the flag from Hon. Johnson Mulekeri, the incumbent district Read More ...

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Kasese Deputy RDC talks about un employment in the District.

The Kasese Deputy RDC, Mr. Joshua Masereka has re-echoed government promotion of hands on skills which he said would partly address challenges of un employment. Speaking to our reporter at his office in Kasese town, Mr. Joshua was disappointed that Read More ...

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Parliament bus catches fire with COVID-19 patients on board.

A bus belonging to parliament that was being used to evacuate 25 Covid-19 patients from Kitgum to Kampala has caught fire.  The bus registration number UG 0391 H burst into flames in Koro trading center in Gulu along Gulu-Kampala highway Read More ...

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No FDC flag bearer is to campaign for independent candidates, Mr. Saulo says.

FDC Flag bearers in Kasese district who are reportedly campaigning for independent candidates may not to be cleared for Nomination in the General elections, Kasese district FDC Chairperson Mr. Saulo maate has said. Addressing the press this afternoon at his Read More ...

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Suspects associated with possession of illegal guns to be charged with terrorism.

The Kasese Deputy RDC, Mr. Joshua Masereka has revealed that the suspects associated with possession of illegal guns will be charged with terrorism now that intelligence information has indicated that the ADF ruminants were selling arms to regain financial muscle. Read More ...

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Premier Rugunda tasks Internal Affairs minister to present Kibwetere massacre report.

Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda has sought Parliament’s consideration to have the Minister of Internal Affairs Gen. Jeje Odongo to present an action report taken on the Kibwetere massacre as well as compensation for the orphans. Parliament was expecting the Premier Read More ...

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Policeman arrested for shooting one dead, injuring two others.

Sembabule police are holding a yet to be identified one of their own for reportedly shooting to death one person and injuring two others. The deceased has been identified as Jimmy Luyinda, a motorcyclist in Masaka while the injured are Read More ...

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Moroto prison break: Soldier shot dead as 50 inmates escape.

More than 50 inmates have escaped from Moroto Government Prisons. They escaped at around 5:00 pm on Wednesday(16th September 2020) after reportedly breaking into the armory and stealing about 30 guns. The prisoners are reported to have fled towards Tapac Read More ...

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Ministers abscond from Parliament after loss in NRM primaries.

Cecilia Ogwal, the Dokolo Woman Member of Parliament has sought President Museveni’s intervention after ministers failed to attend plenary. Several ministers were absent during plenary yesterday(16th September 2020) with the exception of the Minister of Gender Frank Tumwebaze. By 5:00 Read More ...

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Mr. Wabukombi was declared as NRM flag bearer for Hima T/C.

Kasese district NRM Registrar Mr. Amon Mbusa has declared Mr. Tom Wabukombi, as the NRM flag bearer for Hima town council in Kasese district after defeating the incumbent Mr. Katura Musana. Mr. Amon said the results were declared at the Read More ...

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Court declines to issue arrest warrant for Bobi Wine.

Wakiso Court Grade One Magistrate Esther Nyandoi has declined to issue an arrest warrant against Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine regarding his age case. Lawyer Male Mabirizi wanted an arrest warrant issued against the legislator for Read More ...

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Uganda’s Covid-19 cases continue rising higher.

Uganda’s COVID-19 cases continue rising higher, with 143 new patients being reported yesterday(16th September 2020).  According to the Health Ministry, the new cases have driven the country’s total COVID-19 infections to 5,266. So far 2,404 recoveries have been recorded and Read More ...

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Former Ugandan legislator fails to pay house rent.

Former Member of Parliament representing Madi-Okollo County, Martin Drito has been sued by his landlady for alleged failure to pay about fifty three million shillings in rent arrears. According to Drito’s former landlady Adila Ali Ghazi, the former legislator after Read More ...

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OBR minister for Labour, Gender & Social dev’t condemns irresponsible husbands.

The Minister of labour, gender and social development in the Obusinga Bwa Rwenzururu, Hon Naume Mbambu has re-echoed her earlier warning against some women she said were silently suffering in the hands of irresponsible buttering husbands. During an inception meeting Read More ...

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A man who was buried in Karambi S/C died of Covid-19.

A twenty seven year old man who was buried on Monday in Kisolholo two village in Karambi Sub County, Kasese district died of Corona Virus, the Kasese district health officer Dr. Yusuf Baseke has confirmed. In a separate interview with Read More ...

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40 year old man commits suicide in Maliba S/C.

A forty years old man was last evening found dead after committing suicide by hanging himself in a coffee tree in Kyanika village in Maliba subcounty, Kasese district. Kasese guide radio has not yet received statement from Police but the Read More ...

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Mali’s former president Moussa Traore dies at 83.

The former president of Mali, Moussa Traoré, has died at home in the capital, Bamako at the age of 83. Mr. Traoré took power in a coup in 1968 and remained president until he was ousted by the military in Read More ...

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Pallisa woman MP Faith Alupo dies.

Pallisa District Woman Member of Parliament, Faith Alupo has died aged 37. She breathed her last on Tuesday morning(15th September 2020) from Mulago Hospital where she had been receiving treatment. Mr. Joseph Ongom, a relative to the deceased legislator has Read More ...

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Labour Minister Rukutana Granted Bail.

Ntungamo Chief Magistrate’s Court, presided over by Sara Mponye Kolya, granted State Minister for Labour, Mwesigwa Rukutana a four million shillings cash bail and bonded each of his four sureties a non-cash bail of 50 million shillings each. Rukutana, who Read More ...

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Truck crashes off the Namboole flyover, one dead.

One person has been killed and two others injured in an accident at the Namboole Flyover in Bweyogerere in Kira Municipality in Wakiso district. According to police, the accident occurred when an Engineering Plant vehicle, a concrete mixer, registration number Read More ...

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Kabyanga warns Officers collecting money from individuals to benefit on Emyonga money.

The Kasese Municipal Mayor, His Worship Godfrey Kabyanga has threatened to deal with some community development officers who have reportedly started collecting Money from individual groups intending to benefits on Emiyonga Money, a Presidential initiative to financially empower the community. Read More ...

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Kasese Taxi drivers are in fear for Covid-19 affection.

Taxi drivers at Kasese Taxi Park are in fear of being affected by Covid-19 should the district task force fail to work with their Management to enforce the closure of unwanted outlets for proper implementation of the health guidelines. Speaking Read More ...

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Gov’t & UWA has been asked to sensitize people affected by Elephants.

Nyakiyumbu Sub-County Chairperson Mr. Sunday Peter Kakule has called on government and Uganda wildlife Authority to sensitize the people affected by elephants on the importance of wildlife conservation. According to him, sensitization could act as means of deterring elephants from Read More ...

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Mrs. Annah shows interest to represent western elders in the 12th parliament.

An educationist in Kasese district Mrs. Annah Muhindo has announced her intention for representing western Uganda elder’s Member of Parliament in the 12th parliament. Speaking to our reporter yesterday, Mrs. Annah Muhindo who has served in different portfolios in the Read More ...

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House was gutted by fire in Nyamirami village.

Residents of Nyamirami village in Muhokya sub county, Kasese district were shocked yesterday(14th September 2020) after fire reportedly gutted a house of Mr. Alfred Bayoyo destroying all properties. Kasese guide radio has not yet received an official statement from Police, Read More ...

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Prisons: Why we transferred Minister Rukutana to Kitalya

The Uganda Prisons Services has defended its decision to transfer State Minister for Labour and Industrial Development Hon.Mwesigwa Rukutana to Kitalya maximum security prison. Rukutana was last week transferred from Kyamugorani prison in Mbarara and detained at Kitalya prison in Read More ...

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IPOD condemns violent NRM party Primaries.

Inter party Organization for Dialogue (IPOD) has condemned the increasing levels of violence and intolerance among political actors and voters a head of 2021 general elections. Addressing the media yesterday at the organization’s offices in Kampala, IPOD members are concerned Read More ...

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His Worship Kabyanga was declared the winner for Mayoral MRN flag bearer.

The Kasese Municipal incumbent Mayor, His Worship Godfrey Kabyanga has been declared the winner of Kasese Municipal`s Mayoral MRN flag bearer during today`s party polls. Declaring the results at Verina gardens in Kasese town, Mr. Amon Mbusa said that Mr. Read More ...

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First suspected Covid-19 case was buried in Kasese district.

The First case for suspected COVID-19 Positive case has been buried in Kasese district, the Kasese Deputy RDC, Mr. Joshua Masereka has confirmed. Mr. Joshua who called for more consciousness against COVID-19, said that the deceased who hailed from Kiyonzo Read More ...

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Hon. Centenary donated equipment worth UGX 800,000 to OBR.

The Member of Parliament for Kasese Municipality Hon Robert Centenary yesterday(14th September 2020) donated equipment worth over eight hundred thousand shillings to Obusinga-Bwa Rwenzururu Cultural institution. Handing over the equipment to Rwenzururu premier, Rt.Hon. Joseph Kule Muranga in Kasese town, Read More ...

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10 Pupils Die In Tanzania’s School Dormitory Fire.

Ten pupils have died in a fire in a school dormitory in north-western Tanzania’s Kagera region. Seven other pupils who sustained serious injuries have been hospitalized. The dormitory was housing boys aged six to 10 years. Police have started investigations Read More ...

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Man With A Human Head Arrested At Parliament.

An unidentified man was intercepted as he tried to access parliament premises with a human head in his bag. The head appeared to belong to a child and had been severed at the neck. According to the acting director of Read More ...

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EC confirms nomination dates for presidential candidates, MPs.

The Independent Electoral Commission has confirmed dates for the nomination of presidential candidates and Members of Parliament among other aspirants in the forthcoming 2021 general election. According to the acting Electoral Commission spokesperson, Paul Bukenya, presidential candidates will be nominated Read More ...

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Israel to impose a new national lockdown.

Israel is to impose a new national lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus with tough restrictions coming into effect on Jewish New Year. The country’s second lockdown begins on Friday and lasts at least three weeks. Prime Minister Benjamin Read More ...

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NUP Jinja coordinator arrested over wearing red beret.

The national unity platform-NUP women coordinator in Jinja city, Manjeri Kyebakutika has been arrested over donning a red beret in public. While addressing the press after attending the Kyabazinga’s coronation anniversary at Iganga palace in Jinja city yesterday, police officers Read More ...

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A murdered 65 years old woman was laid to rest in Maliba T/C.

The Body of a sixty five years old woman late Amina Kyomotima who was reportedly murdered by unknown people over the weekend was yesterday(13th September 2020) laid to rest at her ancestral home in Kakindo cell Mbumuro ward in Maliba Read More ...

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NRM receives 373 petitions challenging party primaries for MPs.

The ruling National Resistance Movement has received a total of 373 petitions challenging the recently concluded party primaries for parliamentary flag bearers held a week ago. Addressing journalists at the party headquarters today, NRM’s director in charge of legal affairs, Read More ...

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Gulu pastor arrested for holding mass prayer.

Police in Gulu yesterday’s morning(13th September 2020) stormed a Church and arrested 50 believers and a pastor for conducting illegal prayers. Kenneth Cupu of Grace Church of Christ in Gulu West Division was found in the Church leading a team Read More ...

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Believers in Christ should Love one another & seek for forgiveness from God.

Believers in Christ where they may be have been reminded about their obligation of loving one another and seeking for forgiveness from God. Presiding over homily during second Mass broadcast live on this radio airwaves, Fr. Joseph Mbusa called for Read More ...

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Only registered NRM members to participate in today’s primary elections.

Kasese Municipality NRM Chairperson Mr. Selevano Mulhondi has declared only registered NRM members in yellow book to participate in today’s(14th September 2020) party primary elections for Municipal Mayor and councilors. Addressing the press this afternoon in Verina gardens Kasese town, Read More ...

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Building collapses in Makindye, trapping several.

A four-storied building that was under construction has reportedly collapsed in Kifampa Zone, Makindye Division behind Calendar Rest House trapping several construction workers buried under the rubble. Neighbors and other young men  gathered around the accident scene and used various Read More ...

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Museveni Silence On Reopening Of Schools Creates Uncertainty.

President Museveni’s delay to officially announce when the schools will reopen has left parents, learners and school owners in suspense. A September 2 letter from the Minister of Education, Ms Janet Museveni, directed the Finance minister, Mr Matia Kasaija, to Read More ...

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Ragga Dee narrowly wins NRM mayoral flag in Nakawa

Meanwhile, Musician Daniel Kazibwe, also known as Ragga Dee has narrowly won the National Resistance Movement Kampala Mayoral Flag for the in Nakawa Division. Mr. Kazibwe defeated his closest rival Ssebana Kizito With 3,804 votes against Kizito’s 3,170 votes according Read More ...

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Over 200 males & old men have been circumcised at Rukoki health centre iii.

Over two hundred males including old men have been freely circumcised in a period of two weeks at Rukoki Health Centre III, fourteen days after the completion of the facility surgical ward, the facility in-charge, Dr. Joyfred Kayiri has said. Read More ...

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Mr. Erifaz Muhindi declared NRM flag bearer for Kasese district LC5.

Mr. Erifaz Muhindi has been declared the NRM flag bearer for the Kasese district seat come 2021 after yesterday`s party polls. According to the results read by the Kasese district NRM registrar, Mr. Chan Masereka got twenty seven thousand six Read More ...

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Rapists & Early marriage promoters to be worked up on.

Civil society organizations in Kasese district have been challenged not only to talk about making rapists and early marriage promoters accountable of their actions if the vises are to be neutralized. Addressing state holders at the at the launch of Read More ...

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As NRM party members were waiting for results,voting ended with irregularities.

As the NRM party members were waiting for the results of yesterday’s (11th September 2020) elections of the district Chairperson and council flag bearers, voting ended with reports of irregularities. Speaking to Our reporter at his office in Kasese town Read More ...

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Low turn-up in Kasese district as primary elections for LC5 kicked off.

A survey NRM voting in Bukonzo county west in Kasese district indicated low voter turn up in the sub-counties of Nyakiyumbu, Bwera and Mpondwe-Lhubiriha town council. Hon. Yubu Isingoma, the incumbent district councilor for Nyakiyumbu sub-county who was hopeful of Read More ...

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France coronavirus death toll tops 10,000.

France has recorded almost 10,000 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours, marking its highest single-day count since the start of the outbreak. Health authorities reported 9,843 new confirmed Covid-19 cases on Thursday(10th September 2020), surpassing the previous daily record by Read More ...

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28 year old man escaped from Kilembe Mines Hospital after failing medical bills.

A twenty eight year old man is reported to have escaped from Kilembe Mines Hospital in Kasese town after failing to pay medical bill amounting to four hundred thousand shillings. The Hospital administrator Mr. Kibaya Onismus confirmed the information and Read More ...

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OBR Buhikira Royal palace soon to be constructed.

Rwenzururu Kingdom is planning to begin the construction of Buhikira Royal palace in Kasese district, the Rwenzururu premier, Rt Hon. Joseph Kule Muranga has said. Addressing stakeholders meeting yesterday at Kasese better living center in Kasese Municipality, Rt Hon. Muranga Read More ...

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Leaders of Great Lakes Region urged to prioritize fight against COVID-19.

Conflicting countries within the Great Lakes Region have been called upon to put aside their differences in order to enhance the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The call comes from Members of Parliament of the Committee on Peace and Security Read More ...

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UCU students to write exams inside churches.

Uganda Christian University is to deliver examination papers to churches for students staying in hard to reach areas without internet access. Since the government declared the lockdown following the outbreak of Covid-19, this is the second time UCU is attempting Read More ...

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Museveni has named a 23- man team to oversee the forthcoming election.

President Museveni who is also the NRM national chairman has named a 23- man team to oversee the forthcoming election within the ruling party. According to a document seen by journalists, the team of top party officials has been deployed Read More ...

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A 38 yr old woman arrested on allegation of stealing six goats.

Police in Kasese is holding a 38 year old woman on allegation of stealing six goats  and over twenty ducks in Kidodo cell, railway ward  Kasese Municipality. The deputy Regional Police commander for Rwenzori East region, Assistant superintendent of Police Read More ...

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Residents of Butalimuli village are expressing inadequate gov’t service delivery in the area.

Residents of Butalimuli village in Mahango sub-county, Kasese district have expressed dissatisfaction over inadequate government service delivery in the area. According to Raphael Thembo Kikwaya 51 years a resident of butalimuli village reported that poor road net-work and lack of Read More ...

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Kasese Municipal authority launched a surgical service at Rukoki health centre.

Kasese Municipal authority has launched surgical services at Rukoki health Centre theatre facility in Nyamwamba division after ten years of operation. Speaking to Kasese guide radio shortly after the launch, Kasese Municipal Health officer, Dr.Joy Muhindo described the event as Read More ...

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Husband sells marital home to pay SACCO loan.

A woman and her two children in Luweero town are facing eviction from their marital home which her husband sold to allegedly finance a loan. Robinah Margaret Nansubuga, 43,  a resident of Kalongomiti zone in Luweero town, told URN that Read More ...

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Capson Sausi Nephew to Dr. Kiyonga may return as an independent.

Meanwhile, Mr. Justus Capson Sausi who lost Bukonzo County West NRM primaries to Dr. Crispas Kiyonga has threatened to bounce back as an independent candidate in general elections. Addressing the press yesterday in Kasese town shortly after petitioning the district Read More ...

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Market Venders in MLTC describes Dr. Kiyonga’s return as a blessing.

A section of Market Venders in Mpondwe Lhubiriha town council Kasese district, have described bouncing back into politics of Dr.Chrispus Kiyonga as a blessing to the Business community. Speaking to Kasese Guide Radio yesterday, Mrs. Jetrida Bokelo, a business woman Read More ...

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DP condemns brutality during NRM primaries.

Democratic Party president Nobert Mao, has condemned the violence witnessed in the just concluded NRM primaries. Last weekend the party conducted its primaries for parliamentary flag bearers across the country with cases of violence which resulted into the deaths of Read More ...

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EAC rolls out Regional Electronic Cargo and Driver Tracking System.

The East Africa Community Secretariat has rolled out its Regional Electronic Cargo and Driver Tracking System that will enable authorities to electronically track positive COVID- 19 cases among truck drivers.       Under this system, a Covid-19 digital certificate Read More ...

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Father who cuts son with a panga lynched to death.

Police in Soroti is investigating circumstances under which a father was lynched to death after he cut his son with a panga. ASP, David Ongom the East Kyoga region police spokesperson says this is after the deceased, George Okiror 47 Read More ...

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Most street vendors in Kasese town come from neighboring districts.

A mini-Survey conducted yesterday (09th September 2020) by our reporter in Kasese town indicates that most street vendors operating in town come from the neighboring districts. Sam Musinguzi, a resident of Rukungiri district who dropped from school and decided to Read More ...

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Innovators in education sector wants to change education system.

As COVID-19 continues to keep schools closed and millions of learners stranded at home, innovators in the education sector are equally developing online solutions aimed at changing the education system. Ugandan learners can now access the entire Uganda school curriculum Read More ...

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Afghan VP Amrullah Saleh escapes deadly bomb attack in Kabul.

At least 10 people have been killed in a roadside bomb attack in the Afghan capital Kabul that targeted the first vice president, Amrullah Saleh. Mr. Saleh, a former head of the Afghan intelligence services, escaped with slight burns on Read More ...

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DPP’s office closed after staff tests positive for COVID-19.

The Directorate of the Public Prosecutions- DPP has closed its offices to the public after a staff tested positive for COVID- 19. According to the Statement issued today by the Director of Public Prosecutions, Ms. Jane Frances Abodo, members of the public, Read More ...

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Take a way public shame to vote for NRM, Dr. Kiyonga asked NRM surpporters.

Former Member of Parliament for Bukonzo west Dr. Chrsipus Kiyonga has asked NRM Supporters to take away Public shame by voting for NRM candidates if they are to realize development. Dr. Kiyonga who revealed his priorities as Food security, streamline Read More ...

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Gulu District Chairperson, 12 Others Test Positive for COVID-19.

Martin Ojara Mapenduzi, the Gulu District Chairperson and 12 others including staff of Amuru District Local Government have tested positive for COVID-19. Among the 13, seven were community members from Obiya West Village in West Division of Gulu City and Read More ...

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Son to the crime preventer who was shot dead has expressed fear.

Mr. Jacob Mumbere an orphan to the Coordinator of Crime preventer who was shot dead in Nyakiyumbu three village in Nyakiyumbu subcounty Kasese district has expressed fear over the death of his father. Mr. Jacob told our reporter at their Read More ...

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President Museveni wants bail for murder, rape cases scraped.

President Yoweri Museveni has suggested to the new Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny-Dollo to consider his repeated call to scrap bail for murder, rape and assault cases, saying that it endangers the credibility of the judicial system. Mr. Museveni who was Read More ...

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Specialist doctor in Mbarara succumbs to COVID-19.

A specialist doctor at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital has become the first medic to succumbed to COVID-19 in the western region. This was confirmed both by the hospital director, Dr. Celestine Barigye, and Lt.Col.James Mwesigye, the RDC Mbarara and head Read More ...

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Minister Rukutana Was Denied Bail, Further Remanded.

Meanwhile, State Minister for Labour Mwesigwa Rukutana has been remanded further pending the hearing of his bail application. Hon. Rukutana was first remanded yesterday by the Grade one magistrate’s court to Kyamugorani prisons in Mbarara City, moments after he was Read More ...

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Kasese district may hit a snag in addressing gender based violence.

Kasese district may hit a snag in addressing gender based violence, should the district fail to increase annual funding for the district community development office, the project officer Rwenzori Anti-Corruption Coalition-RAC, Mr. Meshack Byomuntura has said. Speaking to Kasese Guide Read More ...

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Senior medical officer at Lira hospital succumbs to Covid-19.

A senior doctor at Lira Regional Referral Hospital succumbed to COVID-19, the Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary, Dr. Diana Atwine has confirmed. Dr.Atwine said Dr. Patrick Odongo, a senior medical officer at the hospital and owner of Megwa clinic died Read More ...

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Museveni gives ultimatum to IGP Ochola.

President Yoweri Museveni has given Inspector General of Police Okoth Ochola a chilling ultimatum either for the Police Chief do his work or the head of State does it himself. Mr. Museveni disclosed the ultimatum he gave to the IGP Read More ...

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Thieves is being a great issue to deal with in Railway ward.

The local residents of Kidodo cell, railway ward in Kasese municipality have called for collaborated efforts against a thieves they said were at rampage. The call by the local residents follows the theft and slaughtering of five goats belonging to Read More ...

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Rt. Rev. Bishop Nzerebende described lock down as a typical test to Christians.

The outgoing Bishop of South Rwenzori has described current lock down as a typical test to Christians` faith now that Churches are not closed as people think, save for the places of worship that are not permitted to accommodate the Read More ...

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Kasese municipality has received a new town clerk.

Kasese municipality yesterday(07 September 2020) officially received a new town clerk with a call for indiscriminate better service delivery by civil servants. Speaking during the handover ceremony held at Kasese Central division main hall in Kasese town, the Kasese Residents Read More ...

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Rt. Rev. Bishop Nzerebende congratulated candidates who won primary elections.

The Bishop South Rwenzori Diocese, Rt.Rev. Jackson Thembo Nzerebende has congratulated candidates that recently won the NRM party primary elections in Kasese district with a call on losers to concede defeat. Speaking to our reporter yesterday in Kasese town, Bishop Read More ...

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Forgive each other & strive for eternity, Fr. Joseph preached during burials of a 92 yrs old man.

A ninety two years old man was yesterday(06 September 2020) laid to rest at his ancestral home in Nyakasojo village Nyakiyumbu Sub County, Kasese district with a call on mourners to emulate the deceased if they are to live longer Read More ...

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Lira hospital doctor succumbs to Covid-19.

Lira Regional Referral Hospital in Lira City has temporarily closed its gates to the public in fear of a surge in Covid19 infections following the death of a doctor at the facility. Dr. Patrick Odongo, 56, a native of Bala Read More ...

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Museveni speaks out on chaos during NRM primaries.

President Museveni has condemned the chaos exhibited during the just concluded NRM elections to pick the party flag bearers in the forthcoming parliamentary election. In several parts of the country, there were ugly scenes including bloodshed during the primaries on Read More ...

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Declaration of NRM Primaries Results Cancelled in Bundibugyo.

The declaration of results for NRM primaries in Bundibugyo District have been halted. The decision followed a security meeting chaired by the Resident District Commissioner, Ms.Grace Asiimwe and members of the NRM electoral commission yesterday. Though voting in the district Read More ...

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Parents in Kasese urged to nature their children with good morals.

Parents and Guardians in Kasese district have been urged to nurture their children with good morals in order for them to become responsible citizens. Presiding over homily during second mass broadcast live on this radio airwaves, the parish Priest Kasese Read More ...

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UGANDA: Salesian Priest Calls for Reconsideration of Care for Teenagers in Refugee Camps.

Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA A Catholic Priest ministering in Uganda Palabek Refugee Settlement Camp has called for reconsideration on how to care for teenage refugees who face multiple challenges and get hurt as they struggle for daily survival. “Oftentimes Read More ...

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SOUTH SUDAN: Coronavirus Pandemic an “Opportunity for Spiritual Growth,” Bishop Reflects.

Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA The bishop of Tombura Yambio Diocese in South Sudan Rt. Rev. Barani Eduardo Hiiboro Kussala has said that experiences during Covid-19 pandemic have given the people an opportunity for a deeper relationship with God and Read More ...

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ZAMBIA: Bishop Hamungole Appeals for Zambians’ Charity Towards Covid-19.

Mwenya Mukuka Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) says the Church is running out of resources to continue exercising charity due to the continued Coronavirus pandemic and its effects everywhere in the world. Rt. Rev. Moses Hamungole said this when Read More ...

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KENYA: Bishops Call on Government to Shut Down Abortion Clinics.

By Rose Achiego Catholic Bishops in Kenya have called on government to close all clinics and health units that are procuring abortions and administering contraceptives to minors and teenagers in the name of protecting them. In a joint statement read Read More ...

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VATICAN: On World Day of Prayer for Care of Creation, Pope Francis Encourages Re-establishment of “Societal Relationships”

Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA Pope Francis has called for restoration of human relationships with nature, reminding the people that everything is interconnected and that our relationships with the entire creation “is inseparable from fraternity, justice and faithfulness to others.” Read More ...

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SOUTH SUDAN: Archbishop Ameyu Urges the Faithful to be Patient on Reopening of Churches.

Baria Johnson The Archbishop of Juba Most Rev. Stephen Ameyu Martin Mulla has called on the faithful to be patient on reopening of churches, prayer centres and schools in the Archdiocese. According to him, schools and places of worship cannot Read More ...

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SECAM: One Year since Pope Francis’ Visit to Africa, SECAM Appeals for Peace.

Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA One year since Pope Francis visited Africa specifically Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius, Bishops under their continental body Symposium of Episcopal Conferences in Africa and Madagascar (SECAM) have reinforced Pope’s main message in the continent during Read More ...

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KENYA: Newly Consecrated Bishop of Kitui Promises to be Loving and Caring Shepherd.

By Samuel Waweru The new Bishop of Kitui Diocese, Rt. Rev. Joseph Mwongela, has promised to be a loving and caring bishop who will strive to be pastoral in his episcopate. Addressing the congregation shortly after his consecration and installation Read More ...

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VATICAN: World Mission Sunday Will be Celebrated as Usual, Vatican Confirms

Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA Amidst COVID-19 pandemic which stalled due to  rescheduling of most activities including restrictions on public Masses, the Vatican through the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples mandated to coordinate and direct the missionary activities of Read More ...

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Six NRM MPs lose party primaries in Teso.

At least six Members of Parliament from the ruling National Resistance Movement- NRM Party have lost bids to retain the party flag in the next general election across Teso Sub Region.  The most hit district is Kumi where all the Read More ...

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Kigulu South NRM MP aspirant dies on polling day.

An aspirant in the National Resistance Movement primaries in Iganga district, Stephen Waako, died at dawn on polling day following a grisly accident. The Rt. Rev. Paul Samson Naimanhye, the Bishop of Busoga Diocese, said Waako had been the diocesan Read More ...

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Kiyonga won the parliamentary election race for Bukonzo county west.

The NRM parliamentary aspirant for Bukonzo County west in Kasese district, Mr. Salongo wangalima Isabahasa has said he is happy for winning the race but getting less votes compared to Dr. Kiyonga in yesterday’s NRM parliamentary primary elections, saying that Read More ...

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Kasese RDC Lt Joe Walusimbi on Parliamentary elections.

No big case of violence has so far been reported during yesterdays(04th September 2020) NRM parliamentary elections, the Kasese RDC Lt Joe Walusimbi has said. Despite the fact that no official comment had been made by police about the polls, Read More ...

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Minister Namuganza’ s agent killed on election day, elections suspended.

National Resistance Movement (NRM) Electoral Commission Chairman Dr. Tanga Odoi has called off the Bukono Constituency (Namutumba District) primary election after the murder of one of the agents of State Minister for Lands Persis Namuganza. Today as NRM Primaries across Read More ...

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Former Bwera Centenary bank manager is now a free man after his 5 yr sentence.

The former Centenary bank manager of Bwera, Mr. Edgar Kule is now a free man after completing his five year sentence at Mubuku farm prison in Kasese district. Speaking to Kasese Guided radio after meeting his family at Mubuku valley Read More ...

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Uganda records new 176 COVID-19 infections.

Uganda on Thursday(03rd September 2020) reported 176 new COVID-19 infections, driving the total confirmed cases to 3,288. The health ministry announced that two more health workers had also tested positive for the virus. Hon. Jane Aceng repeats her earlier warning Read More ...

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Bundibugyo district security committee imposes 7pm curfew.

Bundibugyo District Security committee has imposed a 7pm night curfew in the district to curb threats of violence ahead of the NRM party primaries.  The Deputy RDC Umar Muhanguzi issued the directive calling on the local community to be home Read More ...

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Tenants escaped from the house after their land lady dies in Kisanga A cell.

There was a reported drama like scenario in Kisanga A cell when all defaulting tenants escaped from the house after hearing reports that their land lady had died. The Chairperson LC two Kisanga ward in Kasese Municipality, Pr. Leonard Kasereka Read More ...

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All NRM supporters known to their party members but not in register will vote.

All NRM Supporters who are known to their party members but not in the register will vote during not their parliamentary Party primary elections tomorrow, Mr. Robert Mitse, the Kasese district NRM Administrative secretary has announced. Mr. Mitse said the Read More ...

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NRM youth in Kasese municipality won parish youth elections with 99%.

The NRM youth inKasese municipality won the parish youth elections yesterday(03rd September 2020) with 99 percent, the district Party Publicity Secretary, Mr. Johnson Kamalha has said. Speaking to Kasese Guide Radio at the NRM office this morning, Mr. Kamalha who Read More ...

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Woman dies after Kalaki police detain husband with her medicine.

A Lay Reader in Kalaki District has lost his wife after he was arrested by the Police during curfew hours while rushing with medicine to save her life. Francis Engwau, the Lay Reader at Gome Church of Uganda in Bululu Read More ...

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Politicians warned against violence & bribery during NRM parliamentary elections.

The Rwenzori East Police Commander, SP. Samuel Asiimwe has warned politicians and members of the public against any form of violence and bribery during the NRM party parliamentary elections set for today (04th.September.2020) Speaking to our reporter at his offices Read More ...

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Rwenzururu King asked Politicians not to involve Obusinga in their campaigns.

The Rwenzururu King, His Majesty Charles Wisely Mumbere Iremangoma has asked Politicians to desist from involving Obusinga Bwa-Rwenzururu in their campaigns but rather tell the electorates their manifesto without hiding behind the veil of the kingdom. According to a press Read More ...

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Police cautions NRM political contenders ahead of party primaries.

Police have cautioned the ruling NRM party political contenders to desist from any form of violence during parliamentary primaries set for tomorrow. The warning has been sounded by police deputy spokesperson, Polly Namaye while addressing journalists in Kampala. Namaye says Read More ...

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Youth elections in Kampala cancelled over chaos.

The Electoral Commission has cancelled the elections for leaders of the parish youth committees in Entebbe Division B over chaos. The Division has three parishes which include Kigungu, Kiwafu and Lugonjo-Nakiwogo.        On Wednesday, the village youth committee Read More ...

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Dr. Chrispus Kiyonga has pledged to prioritize industrialization.

The Former Defence Minister Dr. Chrispus Kiyonga has pledged to prioritize industrialization in abid to address unemployment challenges among the youth in Kasese district. Speaking to our reporter yesterday at his home in Bunyiswa village, Bwera sub-county, Dr.Kiyonga said if Read More ...

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22 year old man was beaten after he denied voting for bribery in Bugoye S/C.

There was a reported drama like scenario near Kihara primary school in Bugoye Sub County in Kasese district when a twenty two year old youth was allegedly beaten for taking receiving a gift for a candidate he later denied the Read More ...

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Four arrested for burning aspirant MP’ car in Nakaseke

Police have arrested four persons for allegedly burning a car belonging to an aspirant for Nakaseke South Parliamentary seat. The car, registration number UAQ 227-W belonging to Charles Kawuma Nsereko Basajjassubi, a member of the National Resistance Movement -NRM party, Read More ...

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DPP takes over MP Zaake’s case against Individual Police officers.

The Mityana chief magistrate Moses Kule has allowed the Directorate of Public Prosecution to take over the torture case which Mityana MP Francis Zaake filed as charges against six police officers in a private prosecution. The magistrate in his ruling stated Read More ...

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Kasese NRM registrar calls for transparency among registrars.

The Kasese District National Resistance Movement registrar, Mr. Amon Mbusa has called for transparency among registrars whom he said have among other roles to guide the voters on the right procedure to minimize inconveniences during the voting process. Speaking to Read More ...

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Kithoma-Kanyatsi town council in Kasese was officially opened.

Kithoma-Kanyatsi town council in Kasese district was yesterday(02nd September 2020) officially opened with a call on the residents to appreciate the importance of creating more administrative units. Presiding over the official opening of the town council, the deputy RDC Kasese Read More ...

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Woman was rescued from being swept away by River Nyamwamba.

A yet to be identified women was last evening(01st September 2020) rushed to Kilembe Mines Hospital in a critical condition after residents rescued her from being swept away by river Nyamwamba in Congo- quarters in Base camp lower, Kasese Municipality. Read More ...

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Institutions allowed to open for finalist medical students.

The government has allowed Universities and other educational institutions with final-year students undertaking health-related training to reopen and enable students to complete their studies. The group of finalists considered for the said programme includes those undertaking training at the bachelor’s Read More ...

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Former DRC Vicar General, Msgr.Emmanuel dies in Italy.

The Diocese of Kasese has joined the rest of the world to mourn the former Vicar General of Butembo-Beni Diocese in the DR-Congo, Msgr. Emmanuel Mwanamupenzi who died in Italy.  No much has been published about his death but sources Read More ...

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Teargas as police block Chameleone’s launch of new offices.

Police used teargas yesterday afternoon(02nd September 2020) to disperse supporters of mayoral aspirant Joseph Mayanja who had gathered in crowds to witness the opening of his offices on Balintuma Road, Kampala. Mayanja, also known as Jose Chameleon, arrived at the Read More ...

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UNRA offices in Luweero closed after four staff test positive for COVID-19.

The offices of the Uganda National Roads Authority- UNRA in Luwero town council have been closed after four staff tested positive for COVID-19. On Monday, the Ministry of Health released results indicating that four staff working at the UNRA office Read More ...

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Former Sudanese president, Omar al-Bashir put on trial.

The former Sudanese president, Omar al-Bashir, has appeared in court at the start of his trial over the military coup in which he took power in 1989. Alongside several co-accused he was in a metal cage wearing white prison issue Read More ...

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NRM electorates whose names got deleted to vote in NRM primaries.

All National Resistance Movement –NRM electorates whose names got deleted during display of the register will be allowed to vote in NRM primaries scheduled on Friday this week. According to a circular, signed by the deputy chairperson NRM electoral commission, Read More ...

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MTN promotes wearing a mask in new campaign.

The #WearItForMe campaign is meant to drive the much-needed behavior change of  wearing face masks correctly as a key preventive method of the rapidly spreading corona virus This month-long campaign will run across all the 21 MTN markets in Africa Read More ...

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Jamil Mukulu trial to be conducted inside Luzira prison.

The High Court of Uganda will be sitting inside Luzira Maximum Security Prison to try 38 terrorism suspects who include the suspected Allied Democratic Forces Commander, Jamil Mukulu who was extradited from Tanzania in 2015. The four-hour closed-door meeting that Read More ...

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Nearly 2 days remaining to NRM parliamentary elections.

With nearly two days remaining to the NRM parliamentary elections, the Kasese district NRM registrar, Mr. Amon Mbusa has called for joint efforts by the community and political candidates to mobilize the local party members to confirm their names in Read More ...

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A man set free after failing medical bills for 2 months.

A man who had stayed at Kilembe Mines Hospital for two month after failing to pay medical Bill has finally been set free after the intervention of various stakeholders including Hon. Lukas Buhaka. Hon. Lukasi who said his intervention followed Read More ...

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Two staff of FURA survived death in Kasese.

Two staff of Foundation for Urban and Rural advancement-FURA reportedly survived death last evening of (31st August 2020) after their vehicle they were traveling in overturned near Kasese Hospital along Kibazanga road in Kasese Municipality. The Kasese divisional traffic officer, Read More ...

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Mr. Saulo Maate decries cases of irregularities in NRM register.

The Kasese district FDC Chairperson, Mr. Saulo Maate has decried increased cases of irregularities in the NRM Register ahead of primary elections, wondering what the problem is with the NRM`s electoral body. Addressing a press conference at his office in Read More ...

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Ambassador Mbahimba reacts on Hon. Nzogho’s utterances to Kasese RDC.

The Ugandan ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo, Hon. James Mbahimba has retaliated against statements made by the Busongora County North Member of parliament Hon, William Nzoghu about the alleged delay in releasing of the Rwenzururu King and his Read More ...

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Lawyer Mabirizi opens criminal charges against Bobi Wine.

Lawyer Male Mabirizi has opened criminal charges against National Unity Platform Presidential aspirant, Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine on allegations of giving false information about his age. In his documents filed before Buganda Road Chief Magistrates Court, Mr. Mabirizi Read More ...

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Hotel Rwanda film hero arrested.

A man who inspired a Hollywood film about the 1994 Rwandan genocide has been arrested for leading “terrorist movements”, officials say. Mr. Paul Rusesabagina, a Hutu, became well known after Hotel Rwanda depicted his efforts to save hundreds of Tutsis Read More ...

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Carpenters counts losses after fire guts their workshops in Masaka.

More than 100 carpenters are counting losses after fire gutted five carpentry workshops located on Buddu Street that have also been a carpentry training center for dozens of youth in Masaka city. According to witnesses, the fire broke out in Read More ...

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Three drown in River Nile.

Three people from the family of motorsport enthusiast Hassan Alwi, and another yet to be identified are feared dead, after drowning in River Nile last evening. Alwi is the director of the International University of East Africa. According to Martin Read More ...

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Mayor Kabyanga on Rotary clubs in Kasese.

Timely reporting and publicity about activities done are what will partly earn Rotary club of Kasese awards from Rotary Club international, the Kasese Municipal Mayor, His Worship Godfrey Kabyanga has said. Addressing the Rotary club members shortly after presiding over Read More ...

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Parts of Kasese district may have a repeat of the post-election violence.

Parts of Kasese district may have a repeat of the post-election violence should political contestants and other political players get away from the alleged campaigns based on sectarian and intimidation tendencies. In an interview with our reporter, the Kasese district Read More ...

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Ugandan security teams have killed 6 people in COVID-19 operations.

Six people are reportedly in security cells over the alleged murder of a UPDF officer and a civilian in in town council. Independent sources identified the Military officer as Private David Akera and the civilian as Rogers Mumbere 28 who Read More ...

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MP Bitangaro finally released on police bond.

The Bufumbira South County Member of Parliament, Samuel Kwizera Bitangaro has been released on police bond. Hon. Bitangaro was arrested on Friday evening for allegedly holding a political rally contrary to the Covid-19 preventive directives. His arrest yesterday sparked protests Read More ...

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Sacrifice your lives & follow Christ if you are to inherit the Kingdom of heaven.

Believer in Christ wherever they may be have urged to sacrifice their lives, withstand the pain of persecution and follow Christ if they to inherit the Kingdom of God. Presiding over a homily during second live Mass at Kasese Guide Read More ...

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KENYA: Churches Unite to Fight Corruption and Negative Ethnicity.

The Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB), together with other umbrella Church organizations on 27th, August 2020 called on Christians and people of goodwill to uphold, promote and protect positive values in the constitution. Speaking during the celebration of the Read More ...

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ZAMBIA: A Masked Criminal Attacks Convent, Injuring Two Nuns.

By Mwenya Mukuka A masked criminal has attacked two Catholic nuns belonging to the congregation of Little Servants of Mary Immaculate (LSMI). Sister Okafor Assumpta and Sister Matilda Mulengachonzi were stationed at Saint Barbara Parish, Kataba Township in Itezhi-tezhi District Read More ...

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Stop mixing politics with district development, Centenary says.

Kasese Municipal Member of Parliament Hon. Robert Centenary has asked his electorates to stop mixing politics with development in the district. Speaking to Kasese our reporter yesterday the legislator described the act as poor culture that affect government services to Read More ...

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Mr. Dan Mbahimba withdrawn his candidature in the hotly contested race.

Mr. Dan Mbahimba, who had shown interest for the Kasese Municipality Mayoral position in the NRM primaries has withdrawn his candidature in the hotly contested race. Speaking to Our reporter this morning, Mr. Mbahimba attributed his decision to high costs Read More ...

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KENYA: Bishop Oballa at Fr. Kaiser Memorial: Where is justice for the vulnerable?

By Rose Achiego As the Church in Kenya commemorates the demise of Mill Hill Missionary, Rev. Fr. John Anthony Kaiser, who was killed on 24th August 2000 and his body dumped along the Nakuru Naivasha Highway, Ngong Diocese bishop Rt. Rev. Read More ...

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ZAMBIA: ZCCB Launches Covid-19 Counselling on Radio, Phone

By Mwenya Mukuka Amidst the effects of Covid-19 on people, the Pastoral department for Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) has launched a counselling and radio-based group therapy program. The program dubbed Tele and Radio Counselling is aimed at helping Read More ...

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4 arrested over a murder of a 23 year man who was found dead in his garden.

Four people have reportedly been arrested to help into investigation about the murder of twenty three years old man Mr. Herbert Baluku who was discovered dead in his garden in Kitaka village in Kilembe sub-county Kasese district. The Regional Police Read More ...

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Police step up enforcement of Presidential guidelines.

Police have stepped up enforcement operations against offenders of government directives in prevention of coronavirus spread in the country. While addressing journalists at media center in Kampala this morning, police deputy spokesperson Polly Namaye noted that the move to fully Read More ...

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KENYA: Catholic Nun Giving Care to Children Living with HIV Advocates for Elimination of Stigma.

KENYA: Catholic Nun Giving Care to Children Living with HIV Advocates for Elimination of Stigma Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA At a registered charitable children’s institution located in Karen, a suburb of Kenya’s capital under the Archdiocese of Nairobi, Sr. Mary Read More ...

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AMECEA: African Culture Should Guide Our Communications Strategy for Child Safeguarding

AMECEA: African Culture Should Guide Our Communications Strategy for Child Safeguarding: AMECEA Secretary General Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA As the Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA) Pastoral Department develops a communications strategy as a guiding tool for Read More ...

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Umeme opens assault case against Ruhinda North MP Tayebwa.

The Member of Parliament for Ruhinda North, Thomas Tayebwa is in trouble after Umeme Limited opened a case against him on allegations of assaulting its contractor. Tayebwa is alleged to have assaulted the Umeme Ltd. contractor early this week as Read More ...

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2 dies as Helicopter crashes in Lagos.

Two people have died after a helicopter crashed into a residential building in Nigeria’s commercial capital, Lagos, the authorities say. Friday’s accident happened in the Ikeja district, a congested part of the state popular for its businesses and residential apartments. Read More ...

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Another war suspect arrested in London

A man has been arrested in London on suspicion of war crimes during the Liberian civil wars. The 45-year-old man is accused of offences relating to the country’s first and second civil wars between 1989 and 2003, the Met Police Read More ...

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K’se district grants 4.5 ugx to Obusinga to partly finance her operations.

Kasese district has allocated four point five million shillings to Obusinga Bwa Rwenzururu to partly finance her operations. Addressing press conference at the district headquarters yesterday, the Kasese district Chief administrative officer, Mr. Amis Masereka Asuman who said the funding Read More ...

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Apple farmers in Kasese needs value of their crop for improved incomes.

Apple farmers in Kasese District have asked the central government through the National Agriculture Advisory Services secretariat to look into plans of adding value to their crop so as to increase its demand for improved incomes. Speaking to our reporter Read More ...

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Distribution of gov’t face masks is underway in K’se district.

The distribution of government face masks is underway in Kasese district, the RDC Lt.Joe Walusimbi has confirmed. Flagging off the distribution exercise at his offices in Kasese town this morning, Lt.Walunsimbi said the exercise has begun in Bukonzo County west. Read More ...

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KDLG signed MOU with Bridge for Prosperity to construct Arch Bridges across the district.

Kasese District Local government has today signed a memorandum of understanding with Bridge for prosperity a nongovernmental organization that will construct foot and Arch bridges across the district. Speaking to our reporter shortly after signing the MOU, Kasese district chairperson Read More ...

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20 year old man found dead in his garden.

A twenty year old man was yestarday morning (27th August 2020) discovered dead in his garden in Kitaka village, Mpunga sub-county Kasese district. No comment from police but the chairperson LC3 Kilembe sub-county, Mr. Dodo Kamathe confirmed the information and Read More ...

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M7 declares national prayer day a public holiday all over the country.

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has declared the national prayer day a public holiday all over the country. In a statement released yesterday morning of (28th August 2020) , Museveni said following the successful national prayers organized on August 29, 2020 Read More ...

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NRM to buy media space for its flag bearers.

The National Resistance Movement (NRM), the ruling party has said it will buy media space for its flag bearers for different positions in the coming 2021 general elections campaigns. Speaking to journalists at the Uganda Journalist Association offices at Kawempe Read More ...

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URA appoints new customs boss.

The Uganda Revenue Authority-URA board has appointed new commissioners to replace those fired in May 2020. The appointments made after the August 26, 2020 sitting saw Abel Kagumire appointed as the commissioner customs after acting in the position since early Read More ...

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Kadaga gives Premier Rugunda ultimatum on Kibwetere massacre report.

The Speaker of Parliament has tasked Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda to present before the House an action taken report on the Kibwetere massacre as well as compensation for orphans in the next two weeks. Rt. Hon. Rebecca Kadaga made the Read More ...

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Any one dumps wastes in water chanels to be cracked down, Mr. Saidi Kisuki says.

The Chairperson LC 3 Nyamwamba Division in Kasese Municipality Mr. Saidi Kisuki has vowed to have a crackdown on individuals who dump wastes in the water Chanel whose waters has on several occasions and destroyed property. Speaking to Kasese Guide Read More ...

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Mr. Saulo Mate asks guidelines to supply his freely Face masks to public.

The reported FDC People`s government Commissioner for Rwenzori Region, Mr. Saulo Mate has asked office of the Kasese District health department to guide him on the modality of purchasing five thousand face masks that he intends to freely supply to Read More ...

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Heavy rains destroyed over 10 houses in Muhokyo S/C.

Reports reaching this Radio indicate that over ten houses were reportedly destroyed yesterday morning of (26th August 2020) by heavy rain pour at Kahendero fishing landing site in Muhokya Sub County, Kasese district. The Chairperson LC 3 Muhokya sub county, Read More ...

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Parliament approved Chief justice Owiny-Dollo & his deputy Richard Buteera.

Parliament yesterday(26th August 2020) approved the newly appointed chief Justice Alfonse Owiny-Dollo and his Deputy Richard Buteera. The two appeared before the Appointments committee of Parliament chaired by the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga in which they were asked questions Read More ...

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K’se NRM C/person has asked party candidates to declare on their job resignation.

The Acting NRM Chairperson Kasese district, Mr. Johnson Kamalha Kalyasa has asked NRM party candidates that have not resigned their jobs to declare with his office in order to avoid election petition after the party primaries scheduled next week. Mr. Read More ...

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Eng. Kigundu wants Gov’t to make urgent aerial survey on Nyamwamba flooding.

The senior presidential advisor on National infrastructure and public works, Eng Dr.Badru Kigundu has proposed to government to make urgent aerial survey by plane to establish the source of Nyamwamba flooding in Kasese district. Dr. Kigundu observed that boulders are Read More ...

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Pastoralists in Kahendero village stormed LC 3′ Office over oppression by UWA.

Pastoralists in Kahendero village Muhokya sub-county in Kasese district yesterday stormed the office of the LC 3 Chairperson expressing their dissatisfaction over the oppression’s by UWA officials in the area that has made their work difficult. Led by the chairperson Read More ...

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Attributes to the delayed acquisition of land tittles in Karusandara S/C.

The Member of Parliament for Busongora County south in Kasese district, Hon. Jackson Mbaju Kathika has attributed the delayed acquisition of land tittles in Karusandara sub-county to what he called a failed consensus among his electorates over whether to acquire Read More ...

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Police have launched investigations over murder of a mother & child

The Police have launched investigations into the murder of a woman and her five-year old child in Mpererwe, Wakiso district. On Sunday, the Police in Kawempe arrested a 26-year old security guard, David Ssebulime, in relation to the murder of Read More ...

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Uganda’s health ministry confirmed more new 64 Covid-19 cases.

As many as 64 new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed by Uganda’s health ministry, as the country continues with efforts to curb the spread of the ubiquitous virus. From the latest set of results done yesterday, three deaths were Read More ...

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No show for Gen. Tumukunde at CID Kibuli

Former Security Minister Lt Gen Henry Tumukunde has snubbed Summons by the Criminal Investigations Directorate where he was wanted to respond to reports that he was holding covert meetings with Army veterans. Lt Gen Tumukunde who is one of 58 Read More ...

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Katunguru-Hima highway contractor is to construct a gabion along R.Nyamwamba.

The Chine Railway three, the Contractor of Katunguru-Hima highway is to construct a gabion at one of the risky spots in Katonzi cell along River Nyamwamba to partly tame the seasonal deadly floods for the safety of the local population Read More ...

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Kigundu confirms fully open of a 48 km tarmac road from Nyamirami.

The senior presidential advisor on National infrastructure and public works, Eng. Dr. Badru Kigundu has confirmed the need to fully open and tarmac the forty eight kilometer low coast sealing road from Nyamirami via Mahango-Kilembe-Mbunga to Rukoki sub-county in Kasese Read More ...

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Rwenzururu King will soon be a free man, Kasese RDC says.

The Kasese RDC, Lt. Joe Walusimbi has announced that the Rwenzururu King will soon be a free man to visit his Kingdom. Addressing the community during the official inauguration of Kitswamba town council at former Kitswamba trading center in Kasese Read More ...

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Kasese Municipal NRM chairperson has called for collaboration.

The Kasese Municipal NRM chairperson,Mr. Selevano Mulondi has called for collaborated and cordial working relationship between the old and the newly mobilized cadres into the ruling party. Addressing the Media at Half London in Kasese town, Mr. Mulondi who for Read More ...

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NRM won 48,550 youth chairperson positions, says EC.

The Electoral Commission has released updated results of the youth elections showing the National Resistance Movement, winning 48,550 that represents 78.88% in the village youth council chairperson positions. According to the results released yesterday, the independents came second, after taking Read More ...

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Police headquarters closed for three days over COVID-19.

The Uganda Police headquarters in Kampala will be temporarily closed, the force has announced. Police spokesman, Fred Enanga who was addressing the media in Kampala today said the three-day closure will allow for COVID-19 disinfection and testing of personnel for Read More ...

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NRM logo Designer demands UGX 3bn in compensation.

A man claiming to be the designer of the National Resistance Movement Party logo, John Agira Ruhanga has asked the party to compensate him with three billion Uganda shillings. In his letter to the NRM Party Chairperson, Mr. Yoweri Kaguta Read More ...

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Kabyanga announced that President M7 has cleared more 35 km of tarmac toad.

The Kasese Municipal Mayor, His Worship Godfrey Kabyanga has announced that President Museveni has cleared more thirty five kilometres of tarmac toad to ease communication in the only Kasese district`s Municipality council. Speaking to Kasese guide radio yesterday, Mr. Kabyanga Read More ...

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Another imprisoned royal guard has passed on.

Another Rwenzururu kingdom royal guard who has been imprisoned in Kirinya Prison in Jinja has passed on. In press release by the Rwenzururu kingdom spokesperson, Hon. John Thawithe, the deceased, Mzee Yona Thembo of Katwabwemi in Maliba Sub County, died Read More ...

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Police in Kasese arrested 2 NUP members over illegal meeting & released them.

Two members of National Unity platform was arrested and later released by Police in Kasese town over illegal meeting in Nyamwamba Division, Kasese Municipality. The Rwenzori East Deputy Regional police commander, SP James Wakadubi confirmed the information and said they Read More ...

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Believers in Christ are urged to seek God’s wisdom in electing leaders.

Believers in Christ where ever they may be  have been urged to seek God’s wisdom to guide them elect leaders that will serve them according to God’s will in the forthcoming general elections. Presiding over homily during second mass broadcast Read More ...

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Uganda’s Covid-19 tally, now stands at 2,263 cases.

Uganda’s Covid-19 tally now stands at 2,263 cases after tests done yesterday indicate that 97 new cases were confirmed.  According to the health ministry, the cases were registered from the 4,005 samples from alerts, contacts, returnees and at points of Read More ...

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Archbishop Msusa Excited with Progress of Radio Project.

MALAWI: Archbishop Msusa Excited with Progress of Radio Project Esther Nyanja Archbishop Thomas Luke Msusa of the Archdiocese of Blantyre has expressed joy over the progress made in the establishment of Kuwala FM, a regional radio station of the Archdiocese. He Read More ...

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MALAWI: Apostolic Nuncio Donates Ventilator to Likuni Hospital

MALAWI: Apostolic Nuncio Donates Ventilator to Likuni Hospital Williams Mponda Pope Francis through the office of the Apostolic Nuncio to Malawi has donated  ventilators to Likuni Mission Hospital which is under the Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM) in the Archdiocese of Read More ...

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KENYA: “Let Us Take the Responsibility & Tell Our Own Stories,” Secretary General to AMECEA Online News Correspondents

KENYA: “Let Us Take the Responsibility and Tell Our Own Stories,” Secretary General to AMECEA Online News Correspondents Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA At a virtual meeting that brought together news correspondents from the Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Read More ...

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ZAMBIA: Keep Your Doors Open to the Poor, Nuncio Advises Newly Installed Bishop of Ndola

ZAMBIA: Keep Your Doors Open to the Poor, Nuncio Advises Newly Installed Bishop of Ndola By Mwenya Mukuka Speaking during the installation mass of Bishop Dr Benjamin Phiri as the new ordinary for Ndola Diocese, held at the Cathedral of Christ Read More ...

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VATICAN: “Continue on the Path of Dialogue,” Say Pope Francis Concerning Nile Dam Controversy.

VATICAN: “Continue on the Path of Dialogue,” Say Pope Francis Concerning Nile Dam Controversy Pope Francis has asked representatives of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt to dialogue and come to agreement concerning the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Blue Read More ...

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Busongora C/S DP Flag bearer donates UGX 1M for shutting Mr. Jockus’ house that was burnt to ashes.

The democratic party –DP Flag bearer for Busongora county south in Kasese district Ms. Businge Benadet Omulibanda has donated one million shillings  for  shutting the house of  Mr. Jockus Mukundi , a resident of Nyakabingo village whose house was recently Read More ...

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KCCA official, GISO remanded over Ndeeba church demolition

Makindye chief magistrate’s court has charged one Richard Naika a civil engineer and an inspector of buildings in Rubaga division working with KCCA and Ali Mukwaya a GISO over the demolition of St Peter’s church in Ndeeba. The two government Read More ...

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Domestic violence claimed 10 lives, injured 402 in Kampala during lockdown.

At least 10 people were killed while 402 others sustained injuries in domestic brawls within the Kampala Metropolitan policing area during the COVID-19 lockdown. Records at the Kampala Metropolitan Police Headquarters show that 10 people were killed by their partners Read More ...

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Two cases of Covid-19 that were recently picked in MLTC have tested negative.

Two suspected cases of Corona Virus that were recently picked from Kambukamabwe cell, in Mpondwe Lhubiriha town council  Kasese district have tested negative, the Kasese District Health Officer, Dr. Yusuf Baseke has confirmed. Dr. Baseke said the suspects Ms. Kisembo Read More ...

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Uganda Wildlife Authority decries dwindling funds.

The Uganda Wild Life Authority (UWA) has decried dwindling operational funds during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Mr.Bashir Hangi, the UWA Communications Manager says they will soon need a boost if the COVID-19 pandemic is to continue, since it is operating Read More ...

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200 trainees fail one-year police training course.

More than 200 police recruits failed the one-year police training course, which ended yesterday(21st August 2020) at the Police Training School in Kabalye, Masindi district.  Police in August last year recruited 5,100 Probation Police Constables and Assistant Inspectors of Police, Read More ...

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Museveni has appointed Owiny-Dollo as new Chief Justice.

President Museveni yesterday(20th August 2020) appointed Justice Alfonse Owiny-Dollo as the new Chief Justice, becoming the 13th Chief Justice since 1962 when Uganda got her independence. Likewise, Supreme Court Judge Richard Buteera was appointed Deputy Chief Justice, and the two Read More ...

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Fresh floods have greatly affected road network in Kanyangeya.

Fresh floods of River Nyamwamba have greatly affected the road network in Kanyangeya cell in Kasese Municipality with the Kasese District Senior planner, Mr. Joseph Isingoma praying for an urgent solution to the challenge. Mr. Joseph who backed the plan Read More ...

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Kasese is to receive Gov’t funded facemasks next week.

Kasese district is to receive government funded facemasks next week under the plans to neutralize the spread of COVID-19, the Kasese RDC, Lt. Joe Walusimbi has confirmed. Presiding over the launch for a Collaborative fight against COVID -19 in Uganda Read More ...

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NRM delegates in Kasese endorsed M7 as party chairmann.

The National Resistance Movement delegates in Kasese district have today endorsed President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni as the National party chairperson and Flag bearer in the 2021 general elections. Speaking to Kasese guide radio shortly after elections of the central executive Read More ...

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Byesigye leaves Vacancy FDC cannot fill-Mao says.

The decision by Dr. Kiiza Besigye not to run for presidency in the 2021 General Election is the biggest test for the opposition Forum for Democratic Change-FDC Party, the Democratic Party President General, Norbert Mao has observed. The four time Read More ...

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Uganda records 3 COVID-19 deaths & 94 cases in a single day.

Uganda has recorded three COVID-19 deaths and 94 cases in a single day, registering a total number of deaths in the country to 19. A statement from the Ministry of Health issued today indicates that the deceased are all residents Read More ...

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Hon. Centenary on desliting River Nyamwamba.

The Kasese Municipal Member of Parliament, Hon. Robert Centenary has called for urgent plans to have River Nyamwamba deslited before another disaster befalls. The Legislator who revealed that a substantive motion had been received by Parliament about the plight of Read More ...

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Some NRM Members menaced to boycott 2021 elections.

Some NRM Members talked to in Bukonzo East County have threatened to boycott the general elections should their party leadership in Kasese district fail to reign over independent candidates they blame for denying them victory. NRM carders said for the Read More ...

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Uganda has registered the 16th Covid-19 death.

Ruth Aceng warned of a surge in COVID-19 deaths, Uganda has registered another death related to the virus, bringing the total number of people who have succumbed to the same pandemic to 16. At the same time, the ministry announced Read More ...

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K’se RDC to deal with civil servants asking for bribes before registering Saccos.

The Kasese Resident district commissioner, Lt Joe Walusimbi has threatened to deal with civil servants who ask for bribes before registering Saccos. The RDC who warned yesterday while launching the 2th phase of the presidential initiative commonly known as emyooga Read More ...

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Mr. Saulo reserves his comment against Hon.Win’s defect to ANT.

The Kasese district FDC Chairperson, Mr. Saulo Maate has reserved his comments against the Kasese Woman MP Hon. Winfred Bihande Kiiza`s decision to defect to the newly formed Alliance for National transformation on grounds that their mission is the same Read More ...

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Two dies on spot in a car accident along Kasese-Hima road.

Reports that reached Kasese guide radio indicated that two people could have died on spot in a car accident in River Sebwe Bridge near Kisanyarazi, along the Kasese-Hima road in Kasese district. Our contact in the area Mr. George Baluku Read More ...

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Fresh floods takes life of a 13-year-old child in Bundibugyo

Fresh flash floods have reportedly claimed the life of a thirteen-year-old child and destroyed various property and crops in Bundibugyo District.   The deceased minor has been identified as Nzebere Bwambale, a resident of Kitehe village in Kasitu parish in Read More ...

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More 10 refugees test positive for Covid-19.

Ten more refugees in Kyangwali Refugee settlement area in Kikuube district have tested positive for Covid-19. Dr. Nicholas Kwikiriza, the Kikuube District Health Officer says the confirmed cases are contacts of the Congolese national who succumbed to the pandemic on Read More ...

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Dr. Kiiza Besigye will not contest for presidency in 2021.

Four-time Forum for Democratic Change- FDC presidential candidate, Dr. Kiiza Besigye will not contest for the presidency this time, amove he announced in a press conference in Kampala today, ending speculation about his candidature as Uganda draws closer to the Read More ...

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Pope Francis calls for Justice & Vaccine for all.

The coronavirus pandemic is exacerbating inequalities between rich and poor, Pope Francis said on Wednesday(19th August 2020), calling for universal vaccines not reserved just for the wealthiest.  As the virus continues to claim lives and wreak havoc on economies around Read More ...

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K’se Main Market has been officially handed over.

Falcon Engineering Company Limited yesterday(19th August 2020) officially handed over Kasese Main Market to Kasese Municipality authority after construction works by the contractor, China New Era Limited. The Project Manager Eng. Gabriel Fataki who described the new market to house Read More ...

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Kasese RDC has asked Civil servants to actively participate in Gov’t programs.

Civil servants in Kasese district have been asked to seriously monitor and actively participate in the implementation of the various Government programs as a way of poverty eradication among the local population. The call was made yesterday by the Resident Read More ...

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Assumption of Mary

Today, is the solemnity of the assumption of Mary, celebrating that God raised the Virgin Mary, body and soul, to the glories of heaven at the end of her earthly journey. Kasese guide radio will broadcast live all the three Read More ...

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KDLG receives 15.7billion for development.

Kasese district local government has received first quarter releases of fifteen point seven Billion shillings from central government this financial year to boost development projects, the Chief administrative officer, Mr. Amis Masereka Asuman has confirmed. Speaking to Kasese guide radio Read More ...

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KGR gives out Alms items to flood victims.

Kasese guide radio yesterday delivered arms giving to members of Kilembe Thuminyane group whose houses were recently swept away by the devastated floods ahead of today’s(15th August 2020) assumption day of mother Mary, with a call on them to remain Read More ...

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M7 condemns the demolition of st.Peter’s church

President Museveni has condemned the demolition of St Peter’s Church in Ndeeba. While visiting the place where this church had been built yesterday, Mr. Museveni assured that those who demolished it will be punished. He adds that even if the Read More ...

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Consolidated applications thrown out by Kampala High Court

The two consolidated applications seeking to quash a ban on open-air campaigns have been thrown out by the High Court in Kampala. The applications filed separately by Dr Emmanuel Diini and presidential aspirant Joseph Kabuleta, came after the Electoral Commission Read More ...

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Mbale city Mayor defeated in FDC party primaries.

The incumbent Mayor Mbale City Mutwalibi Mafabi Zandya has been defeated in the Forum for Democratic Change- FDC party primaries.  The party’s electoral commission in Mbale declared Kassim Namugali winner after garnering 66 votes against Zandya’s 15 votes while Mugoya Read More ...

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2 priests in the diocese of Kasese marks 37 years of priesthood.

Two priests in the diocese of Kasese celebrate their thirty seven years of priesthood today(14th August 2020) with a call on Christians to listen and do by God`s call. According to the Kasese Diocesan archives, Thatha Sasio Kamalha Buhaka, the Read More ...

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Mr. Joshua Masereka unveils more on District Eng. issues.

The Kasese Deputy RDC, Mr. Joshua Masereka has said he would only release the embattled district Eng. Richard Bwambale and AK David and friend’s contractors` works supervisor only if they assure his office that the two health center structures whose Read More ...

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Kasese Deputy RDC exchanged words with Chairman LC VI.

There was drama like scenario at Nyakimasa health center three in Bwera Sub County, Kasese district following bitter word exchanges between the Kasese Deputy RDC, Mr. Joshua Masereka and the Kasese district Chairperson Mr. Geoffrey Bigogo during a visit to Read More ...

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16 pupils at Nyambuko primary sch in Maliba Impregnated.

Sixteen pupils at Nyambuko primary school in Maliba –Kyanya town council in Kasese district are reported pregnant during this COVID-19 pandemic lockdown, the district education officer Mr. George Mayinja has revealed. Officiating at the handover of a two stance pit-latrine Read More ...

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Police block clergies’ walk to demolished church.

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Commander Moses Kafeero has canceled the peaceful demonstration that had been organized by clergies from Namirembe Diocese. The men of God led by Kazo Archdeaconry head, Ven. Emmanuel Ssewannyana had planned to walk from Namirembe diocese Read More ...

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11 MPs joins National Unity Platform.

Eleven Members of Parliament, who previously subscribed to the Democratic Party have today announced their departure to join the National Unity Platform, a new alliance headed by Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu. Those who have crossed today include Busiro East Read More ...

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Proper use of the yet to be supplied mosquito nets

The Hima town council clerk, Ms Ever Ngene Biira has called for proper use of the yet to be4 supplied mosquito nets if cases of malaria were to be minimized among the locals in the town council. Ms Ever who Read More ...

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19-year-old boy picks presidential nomination papers from EC.

A 19-year-old boy has picked presidential nomination papers from the Electoral Commission. Hillary Humphrey Kaweesa who picked the forms yesterday is in Senior Six vacation, and a former student of Mengo Senior Secondary School. Mr. Kaweesa who indicated that he Read More ...

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South Rwenzori Diocese Elect Bishop thanks God for selecting him.

Bishop Elect for South Rwenzori Diocese Rev Can. Nason Baluku has thanked God for selecting him as the third Bishop of the Diocese with a pledge to work with all Christians and the clergy. In an interview with the press Read More ...

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Positive Covid-19 case confirmed in Kasese.

A Corona positive case has been confirmed in Kasese and later isolated at Bwera Hospital Isolation center awaiting transportation to Fort portal Regional referral for treatment. The Kasese district Director of health services, Dr. Yusuf Baseke has confirmed what he Read More ...

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K’se district Engineer arrested over mismanaging construction funds.

The Kasese district Engineer together with a contractor of the AK David and Fiends contractors have reportedly been arrested and detained at Kasese central police station on allegations of mismanaging funds for the construction of Nyakimasa and Isango health centers Read More ...

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Pope asks for Mary’s intercession to overcome pandemic.

Pope Francis has asked the Blessed Virgin Mary to intercede so that humanity might overcome the novel corona virus, as the Church prepares to celebrate the feast of her Assumption In his greetings during the today General Audience, Pope Francis Read More ...

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M7 to launch Youth 4business innovation & entrepreneurship Facility.

President Museveni has today, launched the Youth for Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship Facility. According to the state minister for Youth and Children Affairs, Florence Nakiwala Kiyingi, this will be part of today’s activities to mark the International Youth Day that Read More ...

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Residents in Katwe are asked to use fishing cages to escape deadly Crocodiles.

Residents of Katwe-Kabatoro town council in Kasese district have been asked to make use of the water fishing cages in abid to minimize reported deaths caused Crocodiles on Lake Edward. Speaking to our reporter this morning in Kasese town, the Read More ...

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Organizing to restore st Peter’s Church in Ndeeba.

Barely a day after the demolition of St Peter’s Church in Ndeeba, the parishioners and concerned residents have started reorganizing to restore the house of worship.   The Church was razed down in the wee hours of Monday morning climaxing Read More ...

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3 people drowned in Lake Bunyonyi.

Three people have drowned in Lake Bunyonyi in Butanda Sub County, Kabale district after a canoe in which they were sailing capsized. The deceased have been identified as John bosco Tumuheki, Felix Arineitwe and Firicano Turyahikayo, all residents of Katetenkora Read More ...

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Mr. Saulo Mate has petitioned EC Office over unfair selection of some Presiding offices.

Kasese district FDC Chairperson Mr. Saulo Mate has petitioned the office of the electoral commission Kasese district over reported unfair selection of some Presiding officers ahead of 2021 elections. Speaking to Kasese guide radio this morning , Mr. Maate said Read More ...

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Politicians warned on holding illegal meetings during night.

The Curate Bukangara Parish Rev. Fr. William Cleto Bwambale has warned politicians against holding illegal meetings at night that are contrary to government guidelines. Presiding over a requiem Mass at the Burial 34years old, late uziyeri Muhindo in Nyamighera village Read More ...

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Russian President on first Covid-19 developed Vaccine.

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said a locally developed vaccine for Covid-19 has been given regulatory approval after less than two months of testing on humans. Mr. Putin said the vaccine had passed all the required checks, adding that his Read More ...

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Katikiro asks voters to stop pestering aspirants for money.

The Katikkiro of Buganda Kingdom, Charles Peter Mayiga has condemned voters pestering aspirants for money ahead of the 2021 general elections.  Currently, aspirants for various political seats are holding town hall meetings to convince to woo voters in the ongoing Read More ...

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FDC candidates with equalized votes to be re-elected in selected parishes.

Forum for Democratic Change-FDC Elections at parish level will hold by-elections in some selected parishes after candidates reportedly equalized votes. Speaking to Kasese guide radio this morning Mr. Ruth Kikusa Asiimwe, attached to FDC electoral commission office in Kasese said Read More ...

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Hon. Mao has called upon Gov’t to release Omusinga.

The Democratic party President Hon.Nobert Mao has called upon government to expedite the process for unconditional release of Rwenzururu King His Majesty Charles Wisely Mumbere Iremangoma and his royal guards. Addressing the press yesterday shortly after meeting DP party flag Read More ...

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Ivan Katongole arrested by State House Anti-Corruption.

The State House Anti-Corruption has arrested Ivan Katongole, the Acting Director Physical Planning at Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA over the demolition of St. Peter’s Church, Ndeeba. Mariam Natasha, the Spokesperson of the Unit, says Katongole was picked up to help Read More ...

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Lt. Joe Walunsimbi directs release of 4 suspects on police bond in Hima.

Kasese Resident District Commissioner, Lt. Joe Walunsimbi has directed Hima Division police to release four suspects on police bond that were allegedly involved in land clashes between cattle keepers and Cultivators in Kabukero village, Karusandara Sub-County Kasese district. Addressing the Read More ...

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7 Ugandan security officers remanded for sharing intel with Rwanda.

The General Court Martial has remanded seven Ugandan security officers accused of sharing sensitive information with Rwandan government agents to Makindye Military Police Barracks. The suspects include Second Lieutenants Alex Kasamula attached to Military Police, Phillip Neville Ankunda, attached to Special Forces Read More ...

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More FDC candidates in Kasese declares on independent candidature.

As more Members of forum for democratic change-FDC that reportedly failed in the recent party primaries bounce back on independent ticket, the NRM candidates are busy picking nomination forms from NRM secretariat in Kyadondo Kampala and Kasese NRM offices ahead Read More ...

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Bishop Luwalira speaks out on Ndeeba Church demolition.

Namirembe Diocese Bishop, The Rt. Rev. Wilberforce Kityo Luwalira has expressed dismay over the demolition of St. Peter’s Church, Ndeeba.  The 40-year-old structure was razed under the cover of darkness, purportedly over a longstanding wrangle between the church leadership and a Read More ...

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Uganda totals 7 Covid-19 death cases

The Ministry of Health on Sunday(09 August 2020) confirmed another death of one COVID-19 patient, bringing the number of people who have succumbed to the disease in Uganda to seven. A statement by the ministry says that 16 new COVID-19 Read More ...

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80 year old woman raped & murdered in Kasese district.

An 80 year old woman was gang raped and later murdered by unknown thugs in Kithobira village in Kitholhu Sub County, Kasese district. Giso Kitholhu Sub County in Kasese district Mr. Musema Joseph confirmed the information and identified the deceased Read More ...

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Attacks btn cattle keepers & cultivators in Karusandara left 2 in critical conditions.

Yesterdays’s Fresh attacks between cattle keepers and cultivators in Kabukero village,  Karusandara sub county in Kasese district has left two people critically injured, the Kasese District Vice Chairperson Hon. Ntabose Gideon Sanyu has said. Speaking to journalists this afternoon shortly Read More ...

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Politicians who fail to enforce Covid-19 guidelines to be arrested.

The National Resistance Movement-NRM party Secretary General, Justine Kasule Lumumba has implored the Uganda Police leadership to arrest politicians found violating the Covid19 preventive guidelines issued by the Health Ministry. Speaking to news reporters at the NRM secretariat at Plot Read More ...

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Mao on official visit in Kasese district.

The Democratic Party –DP President Norbert Mao was in Kasese district for one day official visit. Mr. Mao is expected to hold various stakeholder meetings with DP leaders and flag bearers tomorrow and later address a press conference before departure. Read More ...

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Kasese FDC party primaries may affect party ideology.

A section of Residents from Kasika and Kabughabugha trading centers in Kigoro one parish, Rukoki Sub County in Kasese district have observed that the recent FDC party primaries allegedly marred with irregularities will affect the party ideology. According to Faridah Read More ...

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FDC party officials have opposed the new EC guidelines.

Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party officials have opposed the new Electoral Commission guidelines requiring candidates to seek police clearance before holding political gatherings. The FDC party Spokesperson, Ibrahim Ssemuju Nganda says it is illegal and unconstitutional for the Commission to Read More ...

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Kyotera Woman MP denounces Democratic Party.

Kyotera Woman Member of Parliament, Hon. Robinah Ssentongo has said that she will not use the Democratic Party ticket to contest for the seat in the forthcoming general elections. Hon. Ssentongo was admitted into the opposition political party three years Read More ...

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Katiri market to be re-constructed after over 20 years it was set blaze by ADF Rebels.

After more than twenty years since Katiri market was set blaze by suspected ADF Rebels that attacked Uganda from the Kasese border, the Kasese district councilor Representing Bulembia Division has called for joint efforts to have the re-construction plan verified Read More ...

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A mother & 2 children jumped to death in a fish pond.

A mother in Buyende district has jumped to death in a fish pond together with her two children following a domestic brawl with her husband. The deceased is Resty Namugere, a resident of Dongi village in Kagulu Sub County. The Read More ...

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Andrew Mwenda has picked NUP nomination forms.

Veteran journalist and owner of The Independent magazine, Andrew Mwenda yesterday (07 August 2020) morning picked National Unity Platform (NUP) nomination forms from the headquarters of the party, to challenge Robert Kyagulanyi as the party flag bearer ahead of the Read More ...

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MOH confirmed sixth Covid-19 death.

The Ministry of Health has recorded the latest case of COVID-19 death, bringing Uganda’s death toll to six. According to the Ministry of Health, the latest victim is a 70-year-old Ugandan male, a resident of Nateete Kampala, who was presented Read More ...

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Fish farmers in Busongora South asks for Gov’t support.

Fish farmers in Busongora South constituency in Kasese District have asked local and central governments to look into the possibility of fully supporting them so as to turn their business into viable commercial fish source to improve their living conditions. Read More ...

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Kilembe LC 3 directed SC chief to reopen hilly markets.

The Chairperson LC 3 Kilembe sub county in Kasese district has directed sub county chief to open markets in the hilly areas in a bid to improve revenue collection for the area. Speaking to Kasese Guide radio last evening, Mr. Read More ...

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River Nyamwamba needs periodic maintenance.

Kasese Municipality will only be saved from future floods by the establishment a permanent department that will periodically maintain river Nyamwamba, Geologists have reported. According to the Kasese Municipal Mayor His Worship Godfrey Kabyanga, a preliminary report by the geologists Read More ...

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Guide radio installs a brand new Transmitter.

Kasese Guide radio has procured and installed brand new transmission systems with a prayer for God`s blessings to the employees and the equipment that keep His people enlightened. Blessing the Transmission house on Kigabiro hill, Rugazi in Rubirizi district, Rev. Read More ...

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Hon. Elly Magwara declared his independent Candidature.

Hon. Elly Magwara, the Kasese district Deputy Speaker who recently lost in the FDC Primary elections for the Busongora North constituency MP seat in Kasese district has declared his independent candidature after citing irregularities, including Bribery by contestant. Addressing press Read More ...

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Kasese FDC`s Acting General Sectary resigns party position.

The Kasese district FDC`s Acting General Sectary, Mr. Earnest Kasoke has resigned his party position. Addressing the Press at White gardens in Kasese today, Mr. Kasoke who alleged that his party repeating what they blame of the ruling NRM said Read More ...

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Jamil Mukulu withdraws bail applications.

The jailed leader of the rebel Allied Democratic Forces, Jamil Mukulu has withdrawn his application from the International Crimes Division of High Court without giving any reasons. Mukulu’s decision to withdraw the application that was pending hearing before Lady Justice, Read More ...

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2 women arrested in fake money printing scam.

Meanwhile, Police in Kwania district have arrested two women on allegation of defrauding people claiming to have the capacity to print money.   The suspects have been identified as Semmy Ejang aka Semmy Opio Modek, the NRM Woman League Chairperson Read More ...

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25-year-old man arrested for alleged impersonation.

The Police in Kitgum has arrested a 25-year-old man over allegations of impersonation. The suspect, identified as Brian Omara alias Vincent Onyang was arrested while drunk and donning full military uniform in Kitgum Municipality on Tuesday. The fifth Infantry Division Read More ...

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Some Rwenzururu Royal guards may soon be freed.

Some Rwenzururu Royal guards who were arrested during palace attacks in 2016 may soon be freed, the Kasese Deputy RDC, Mr. Joshua Masereka has revea Speaking to Kasese Guide radio yesterday, Mr. Joshua who said that negotiations were on for Read More ...

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Hon. Mbaju Kathika meets Youth & women groups on development.

The Busongora South Member of Parliament, Jackson Mbaju Kathika has embarked on his constituency tour to meet the youth and women groups on matters of development. In Kahokya subcounty, Kinyateke Women Trading Association, Kinyateke –Rwenzori Traders’ Association and NRM United Read More ...

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ANT calls off National Delegates Conference.

The Alliance for National Transformation has called off its National Delegates Conference, just hours to the Day. Founded by former Army Commander and Ex-Forum for Democratic Party President, Maj. Gen Mugisha Muntu in 2019, the ANT was slated to hold Read More ...

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Fr. John Kithendere marks 31 years of priesthood.

Today(05 Aug 2020), Fr. John Kithendere marks 31 years of priesthood. According to reports, Fr. Kithendere was the first priest to be ordained by the now Bishop Emeritus of the Diocese of Kasese, Rt. Rev. Egidio Nkaijanabwo on 5th August Read More ...

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MLTC LC 3 has asked his electorates to focus on Voting into power development.

The Mpondwe-Lhubiriha local council three Chairperson in Kasese district, Mr. Selevest Mapoze has asked his electorates to mainly focus on Voting into power development oriented leaders without leaning much on their political parties. Mr. Mapoze who won FDC Flag for Read More ...

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Inter-Religious Council of Uganda on Standard Operating Procedures to prevent Covid-19 spread.

The Inter-Religious Council of Uganda has said they have developed Standard Operating Procedures for their members to enable them prevent coronavirus spread when they finally reopen places of worship. The draft guidelines, according to Mr Joshua Kitakule, the council`s secretary Read More ...

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Moa declares DP-Block dead.

Norbert Mao, the Democratic Party President has said that the DP-Block is dead and therefore can’t enter into any alliance with any political entity. Speaking at City House yesterday(04 Aug 2020), Hon. Mao said whoever is purporting to be in Read More ...

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Hon. Mbaju Kathika has declared his independent candidature.

The Member of Parliament for Busongora South, Hon. Jackson Mbaju Kathika has declared his independent candidature in the forthcoming general election. During his today`s vetting analysis meeting at Club thirties in Kasese town, Hon. Kathika who sounded confident to retain Read More ...

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Radio, TV stations asked to write to police about late night shows.

Police has directed Radio and Television stations across the country to notify police commanders within their areas of operations about their late night shows that might require their guests to move beyond curfew hours. Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga says that Read More ...

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Hon. Godfrey Katusabe declared as Bukonzo west FDC flag bearer.

The FDC Electoral Chairperson for Bukonzo west constituency in Kasese district Mr. Joseph Mwanje has officially declared Bukonzo west MP Hon. Godfrey Katusabe Atkins as the FDC flag bearer for the constituency after beating Hon. Benon Muhindo Zaake in a Read More ...

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Hon. Centenary congratulates FDC aspirants in Kasese.

Meanwhile, the Member of Parliament for Kasese Municipality Hon. Robert Centenary has congratulated the successful FDC aspirants of the yesterday`s party primary elections in Kasese district. Speaking to Kasese guide radio shortly after the declaring of the FDC primary results Read More ...

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Uganda has recorded its fifth COVID-19 death.

Uganda has recorded its fifth COVID-19 death, the Health Ministry has revealed. The deceased is a 46-year-old female Ugandan of Indian origin. The deceased, a resident of Kibuli a city suburb was first admitted at Kibuli Muslim hospital with symptoms Read More ...

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2 pastors in Mbarara, arrested over conducting a Church Service.

Meanwhile, Police in Mbarara has arrested two pastors of Source of Healing church for conducting a church service contrary to the COVID-19 guidelines.  Following the confirmation of COVID-19 cases in Uganda, President, Yoweri Museveni ordered all places of worship closed Read More ...

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FDC vets her political candidates a head of 2021 elections in Kasese.

It’s today(03rd Aug 2020) that roads lead to various sub counties in Kasese district as FDC vets her political candidates to have flag bearers for the 2021 general elections with one of the aspirants for the district chairmanship seat, Mr. Read More ...

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Always share the little you have with love as Xtians,Rev Fr. Pascal said.

The Kasese parish Curate, Rev Fr. Pascal Bwambale has encouraged believers in Christ to share with their neighbors the little they have with love if they are to have eternal life. Presiding over second mass broad cast live at Kasese Read More ...

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Kilembe investments ltd in a loss of about 500M Ugx in infrastructure damage.

Kilembe investments limited, a local power distributor in Kasese and neighboring districts has suffered a loss totaling to about 500 million shillings in infrastructure damage during the recent Kasese floods and thieves. According to the company chief executive officer, Jane Read More ...

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ECAM Staff celebrate SECAM DAY 2020

SECAM ONLINE 03/20Promoting Organic Pastoral Solidarity in Africa SECAM Staff celebrate SECAM DAY 2020 The Management and staff of the SECAM Secretariat have joined the Bishops of Africa and the entire Church-family of God in Africa to thank God and to pray Read More ...

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Third Covid-19 death confirmed in Uganda.

The Ministry of Health has recorded another COVID-19 death bringing the total number of fatalities to three. The Deceased, a 67-year-old male of Nigerian origin and resident of Kisenyi in Kampala died from Kiruddu Referral Hospital where he had been Read More ...

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Hon. Centenary congratulated Priests in Kasese Diocese for their 10th Anniversary of priesthood.

The Member of Parliament fort Kasese Municipality Hon. Robert Centenary has congratulated the two priests in Kasese diocese who celebrated their tenth Anniversary of Priesthood. Speaking to Kasese guide radio shortly after a moment of sharing with the Priests, Hon. Read More ...

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Police was heavily deployed at Kasese Main mosque controlling 1000′ of people coming for free meat.

There was heavy deployment of police at Kasese Main mosque in Kasese town last evening of 31st July 2020 to control thousands of people who had turned up for free meat for yesterday`s Eid al-Adha. Operation that was headed by Read More ...

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Hon. Mbaju Kathika disowns circulating letter colliding Rwenzururu Kingdom & Gov’t.

The Busongora South Member of Parliament, Hon. Jackson Mbaju Kathika has disowned the circulating letter that is alleged to have been written by him to the central Government with a call on public to treat the matter as baseless information Read More ...

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Kabale Muslim Community Imam tested positive for the corona-virus.

Kabale Muslim Community is under panic after one of their Imams tested positive for the corona-virus. The Imam was admitted to Kabale Regional Referral Hospital on Sunday when he presented signs and symptoms of the disease. The Acting Kabale District Read More ...

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Drunk soldier in DRC shoots dead 12 civilians.

A drunken soldier in the Democratic Republic of Congo has opened fire on passers-by, killing at least 12 people and wounding several others. One of the victims is reported to have been a two-year-old girl. The shooting took place on Read More ...

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HIV positive mothers accusing medical personnel of invading their right to privacy.

HIV positive mothers are accusing medical personnel of discrimination and invading their right to privacy. According to Martha Kansiime, a nurse at Mulago national referral hospital, all expectant mothers must test for HIV before they are attended to for antenatal Read More ...

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‘Is there any plan to stop deadly crocodiles from peoples lives?’ Mr. Saulo asks Gov’t.

The Kasese district FDC Chairperson, Mr. Saulo Maate urges Government to explain why there will never be any plans to end the continuous loss of lives by the deadly crocodiles among the community neighboring the lakes in the district. In Read More ...

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Muslims around the world are celebrating Eid-Al-Adha.

Muslims in Kasese district today(31st July 2020) joins the rest of the Muslims in the world celebrating Eid-AL- Adha. The Kasese district Kadhir Sheikh Abdul Hakimu Juma who spoke to Kasese guide radio at his offices in Kasese town this Read More ...

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Hospitals urged to treat pneumonia patients as possible COVID-19 cases.

The Ministry of Health has advised health facilities to treat all patients admitted with acute respiratory tract symptoms or illnesses such as pneumonia with high suspicion for COVID-19. The advice was given by the health minister Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng Read More ...

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Hima T/C authorities receives items to safeguard the COVID-19 task force.

Hima town council authorities in Kasese district has received medical items aimed at safeguarding the COVID-19 taskforce against contracting the virus. Speaking to Kasese guide radio this afternoon, Hima town council LC3 chairperson Mr. John Musana Katura said that one Read More ...

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Police officers accused of aiding escape of defilement suspect.

Two police officers at Hoima Central Police Station have been arrested for allegedly aiding the escape of a defilement suspect. The officers are Rose Adong and Detective Sylvia Kayaga. It is alleged that they aided the escape of Kerett Byonabye Read More ...

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3 priests in the diocese of Kasese celebrates 9th year in Priesthood.

Three priests in the diocese of Kasese and one Capuchin Brother today celebrate the ninth year in Priesthood with a call on parents and guardians to encourage their children for the service of God. The three priests area the Kyabikere Read More ...

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Six people arrested over stoning a police vehicle in Kampala.

Six people accused of stoning police officers and a police vehicle in Kampala have been arrested and are being held at the Kampala Central Police Station. The accused allegedly led by John Kabanda and Katongole pelted stones at police officers Read More ...

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Increased Incest cases in Kasese during this lock-down.

The senior education officer Kasese district ,Ms Kruthmu Masika Mosh has decried increased cases of incest in the district during this lock-down. Speaking to our reporter at her offices at the district headquarters in Rukoki this afternoon, Ms. Kruthmu reported Read More ...

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‘Gov’t will fight against poverty from communities’ Dr. Kiyonga said.

The Ugandan Ambassador to Beijing-China, Dr. Crispas Kiyonga has retaliated government commitment to defeat decisively and fight against poverty from communities. Dr. Kiyonga said whereas government has done commendable work in the area of social economic transformation, the focus now Read More ...

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Two NRM secretariat staff test positive for Covid-19.

Meanwhile, two staff at the National Resistance Movement (NRM) secretariat have tested positive for Covid-19. This was revealed by the party’s secretary general, Ms Kasule Lumumba, in a tweet and a facebook post. Ms Lumumba’s communication came hours after the Read More ...

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Gambia’s Vice President tests positive for COVID-19.

Gambia’s Vice President Isatou Touray has tested positive for COVID-19, leading President Adama Barrow to enter self-isolation for the next two weeks, the presidency said today. The presidency’s statement did not provide any further details about Touray’s condition. Touray, who Read More ...

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Railway transport in Kasese is promised to be renovated.

The Managing director of Uganda Railways Co-operation Eng. Charles Kateeba, has promised a revamp of railway transport in Kasese district to reduce congestion on roads. Speaking to Kasese guide radio this afternoon shortly after a half day stakeholders meeting held Read More ...

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Quality coffee promotion will maintain the demand for the crop in Uganda.

The Uganda Coffee Development Authority Regional coffee extension officer, Mr. Moses Alinda has described coffee quality coffee promotion as the only way that will maintain the demand for the crop in Uganda. Addressing the media shortly after addressing a regional Read More ...

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Two & half km tarmac road to Nyakasanga Bridge has commenced.

The construction works of tarmacking a two and half kilometer Nyakasanga road that stretches from Ki-Redcross through Habitat-Nyamwamba to Nyakasanga bridge on the Kasese Fort-portal road has commenced. According to the resident engineer Hima Kathunguru road rehabilitation project Eng. Luswata Read More ...

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Rev. Fr. Sunday Augustine Masereka Celebrates 20th Anniversary as a Priest.

Rev. Fr. Sunday Augustine Masereka, the Director Kasese Guide radio today(29th July 2020) celebrates his twentieth anniversary as a priest with a call on Xtians to make good use of God`s call and talents from the Creator. Fr. Augustine, born Read More ...

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Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago crosses to FDC.

Meanwhile, Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has crossed to the Forum of Democratic Change party. Lukwago who has been a member of the Democratic Party was handed an FDC membership card by party president Patrick Oboi Amuriat during today`s morning Read More ...

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President M7 nominated as NRM C/person & Presidential Candidate.

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has been nominated to contest as the Chairperson of the ruling National Resistance Movement-and presidential candidate in the 2021 elections. Mr. Museveni was nominated by the Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda for the position of party Read More ...

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Any motor vehicle owner fails to respect standard operating procedures to be impounded on.

The Kasese Resident district Commissioner, Lt. Joe Walusimbi has directed traffic police to impound and store for three months all motorcycles and vehicles whose owners fail to respect the standard operating procedures. Addressing boda-boda stage masters at Kasese central police Read More ...

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Rev. Fr. Joseph Tumusiime as the new Diocesan Vocational director.

The Bishop Diocese of Kasese, Rt. Rev. Francis Aquirinus Kibira Kambale yesterday(28th July 2020) appointed Rev. Fr. Joseph Tumusiime as the new Diocesan vocational director deputized by Rev. Fr. Pascal Bwambale. Fr. Tumusiime and Fr. Pascal are succeeding Rev. Fr. Read More ...

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Gov’t asked to recruit more health workers.

Doctors under the Uganda Medical Association want government to recruit more health workers for regional referral hospitals. According to the organization, an assessment recently carried out revealed that many regional referral hospitals do not have enough doctors with Moroto, Arua Read More ...

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Katwe-Kabatooro town council local receives an Ambulance.

The Katwe-Kabatooro town council local residents in Kasese district have a reason to smile after they received an Ambulance that was procured to fill the gaps associated with the transportation of patients and expectant mothers in the area. Handing to Read More ...

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Boda-boda riders in kasese exited after receiving fuel from Hon. Centenary.

Over one thousand boda-boda riders in Kasese town were reportedly excited after the Kasese Municipal Member of Parliament, Hon Centenary Robert donated fuel to them as startup base after they were un locked yesterday. Addressing the media shortly after the Read More ...

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Katwe locals & Marine searching for remains of a 27 year old man.

Police Marine and local authorities in Katwe-Kabatooro town council in Kasese district are searching for the remains of twenty seven year old man who was yesterday reportedly killed by a crocodile on Lake Edward. The officer in charge of police Read More ...

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UNBS announces plans to phase out use of quality marks.

Uganda National Bureau of Standard-UNBS has announced plans to phase out the use of quality marks and introduce distinctive marks on digital stamps.    UNBS Deputy Executive Director, Paul Musimami revealed this during an online discussion on the standard requirements Read More ...

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Uganda’s Covid-19 cases on treatment rises to 146.

The number of Ugandans who are still receiving treatment for COVID-19 has risen to 146, after 13 new cases were registered yesterday. According to results released by the ministry of health this morning, the 13 new cases were part of Read More ...

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‘Make money by growing Mushrooms;’ Mr. Saidi said.

The Chairperson LC 3 Nyamwamba division in Kasese Municipality Mr. Saidi Kisuki has encouraged his electorates to grow mushrooms for economic, health and medical benefits. Mr. Said their benefits are the same as those of fruits and vegetables as they Read More ...

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Uganda registered 2nd Covid-19 death.

The Ministry of Health officials yesterday(26 July 2020) confirmed second Corona virus death as Uganda’s cases continue to rise. The Ministry’s spokesperson, Mr Emmanuel Ainebyoona said the deceased was an 80-year-old female who had been admitted to Mengo Hospital in Read More ...

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579 boda Boda stages approved in Kampala.

Cabinet has approved 579 boda Boda stages in Kampala as full operations for Boda-Bodas resume today(27 July 2020). The stages are spread through the five divisions of Kampala with central division having 32 stages, Kawempe 89, Makindye 136, Nakawa 146 Read More ...

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Bishop of Kasese Diocese has hailed all who have supported his office during the lock-down.

Bishop Kasese diocese Rt Rev Francis Aquirinus Kibira Kambale has hailed various organizations and individuals for the support they have rendered to his office during the lockdown during deadly Corona Virus. Speaking to Our reporter at his office Bishop Kibira Read More ...

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Lyantonde district Vice Chairperson collapsed & died.

The Lyantonde district vice chairperson Juuko Katungi collapsed during a function on Saturday(25 July 2020) and died moments later. Mr. Fred Muhangi, Lyantonde district chairperson who said that the late Katungi 55 has been battling with Arthritis for a long Read More ...

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Caritas Zambia, CSOs, To Train Journalists on Seed Politics And Climate Change.

Mwenya Mukuka Caritas Zambia has mobilised Journalists from various media houses in Zambia to train them on how to promote advocacy work around seed politics, climate change and nutrition. Caritas Zambia Livelihoods and Climate Change Adaptation Programme specialist Mubanga Musamba has Read More ...

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Catholic Institution of Higher Learning Ready to Resume Classes in a Month’s Time.

Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA Tangaza University College (TUC), a Kenya-based constituent of the Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA), is set to commence the 2020-2021 academic year in August after the government’s closure of all learning institutions in mid-March Read More ...

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Archdiocese of Blantyre Receives License to Start Catholic Radio Station.

Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA MALAWI:  After two years’ search of license to set up a radio station in Blantyre Archdiocese, Kuwala (light) FM as the radio will be known has received a regional license making it the first Catholic Read More ...

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Rt. Rev. Phiri Bids Farewell to Chipata Diocese.

Mwenya Mukuka Outgoing Auxiliary Bishop for Chipata Diocese Rt. Rev. Benjamin Phiri has bid farewell to the Diocese.Rt. Rev. Phiri is the new Bishop for Ndola Diocese taking over from Archbishop Dr. Alick Banda.In his farewell message, Rt. Rev. Phiri appreciated Read More ...

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Bishops Call on Zambians to Seek God in This Time of Covid-19 Crisis.

Mwenya Mukuka The Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) has encouraged Zambians to seek and find God in this time of the Coronavirus crisis.In a statement the ZCCB has released after their plenary session in Lusaka, the Catholic bishops say God Read More ...

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Pope Francis Emphasizes on Listening as a Means of Reconciliation.

Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA On Sunday, July 20, Pope Francis released a third video in preparation for the 106th World Day of Migrants and Refugees (WDMR). In the video clip under the sub-theme “To listen in order to be reconciled,” the Pontiff laments Read More ...

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Eddy Kenzo & other Ugandans finally returns home.

Ugandan musician Edrisah Musuuza, better known as Eddy Kenzo, has returned home alongside other Ugandans with whom he was stranded in different parts of West Africa as a result of the coronavirus pandemic restrictions. The group comprised 56 Ugandans and Read More ...

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Uganda registers more new 10 Covid-19 Cases.

Government has reported 10 new Covid-19 infections as Uganda’s total confirmed cases yesterday rose to 1,089. So far, Uganda has confirmed one virus death since March this year when the Ministry of Health reported the outbreak of the pandemic. Dr. Read More ...

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“Faith in God has grown high in families,” Rev.Yongeza Mukonzo said.

The Kasese district Inter-faith council chairperson, Rev. Ezra Yongeza Mukonzo has said Faith in God has grown high in families that used the lock down to use their as prayer spaces but equally dissolved in some families that did not Read More ...

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A primary One pupil killed by lightening strikes in Karambi S/C.

Reports reaching Kasese guide radio indicate that a primary one Pupil of St. Pauls Kyasenda Primary school in Karambi subcounty, Kasese district has died due lightening conductor. The Chairperson Mirami one village in Karambi sub county Mr. Julius Kasimoto who Read More ...

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Rev’s house demolished in Kasese on allegations of being in an illegal place.

The Kasese Municipal law enforcement officers yesterday(24th July 2020) demolished the house in Gulf course club cell in Kasese Municipality on allegations of being in an illegal place. The Physical planner for Kasese Municipality Mr. Wilfred Baluku identified the owner Read More ...

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Father clashes with daughter over eyeing his political seat.

As the 2021 election fever rises, a town council chairperson in Kyotera District has disowned his daughter for expressing interest to run against him in next year’s election. Mr. Godfrey Kimera, the chairperson of Kasaali Town Council, describes Reginah Nakiweewa’s Read More ...

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Kasese residents asked to impress gov’t programs if they are to benefit much.

A political activist in Kasese district Mr. Ategeka Lakisisi Adolf has asked Kasese residents to impress government programs if they are to benefit much from government. A political activist in Kasese district Mr. Ategeka Lakisisi Adolf has asked Kasese residents Read More ...

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A mass grave discovered in Sudan containing 28 bodies.

A mass grave has been discovered in Sudan containing 28 bodies, thought to be the remains of army officers executed for carrying out a coup attempt in 1990 against former President Omar al-Bashir. Bashir had seized power in a military Read More ...

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Distance electronic learning in the country needs a lot of supervision by parents.

The current distance electronic learning in the country may need a lot of supervision by parents and guardians the fact that the learners especially in the rural areas are not used to the system that does not allow the physical Read More ...

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Gen. Muntu slams EC for failing to extend a green light for vital political activities.

Presidential aspirant Maj. Gen Gregory Mugisha Muntu has slammed the national Electoral Commission for failing to extend a green light for the commencement of vital political activities within his party. According to the electoral roadmap released recently, the Alliance for Read More ...

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Uganda registers first Covid-19 death.

Uganda has registered its first COVID-19 death four months after the epidemic broke out in the country. The victim is a 34-year-old woman who died at Joy Hospice Center in Mbale City on Wednesday.  Dr. Joyce Moriku Kaducu, the Primary Read More ...

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Police officer shots himself dead after killing his girlfriend.

A police constable in Kween district has shot himself dead after killing his girlfriend. It is alleged that Sam Chelimo, who was attached to Murungwa police post first shot the woman only identified as Bena, a resident of Kokotorokwo village Read More ...

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A 38 year old man stuck at Kilembe Mines Hospital for un-cleared Medical Bills.

A 38 year old man Mr. Razak Bwambale who has been stuck at Kilembe Mines Hospital for one month over un-cleared Medical Bills intends to sue in courts of law his alleged former employee, Mr. Tanus Lyahengene for not supporting Read More ...

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Karambi S/C LC3 is the second high profile FDC politician not to seek re-election.

The Karambi Sub-County Local council three Chairperson, Mr. Martin Masereka Balitebya becomes the second high profile FDC politician after Hon. Winfred Kiiza in Kasese district to withdraw from elective politics a head of their party primaries due next Month. Addressing Read More ...

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Kasese RDC, has been asked to take full charge of security operatives.

The Kasese district FDC Chairperson, Mr. Saulo Maate has asked the Kasese RDC take full charge of the security operatives whom he alleges were harassing community members over failure to have face masks yet none had ever been delivered to Read More ...

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3 Catholic Women Associations in the Diocese of Kasese receives assorted relief items.

Three Catholic Women Associations in the Diocese of Kasese have received assorted relief items to benefit flood victims in their parishes with a call of appreciation to Bishop Kibira for being there for them during the recent trying moments of Read More ...

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Kyadondo East MP unveils new political party.

The Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine has launched a new political party named the National Unity Party ahead of 2021 polls. While addressing the nation on his Facebook live platform, Bobi Wine says that he realized that Read More ...

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Ministry of health confirms one MP tested positive for COVID-19.

The Ministry of Health has confirmed that one Member of Parliament tested positive for COVID-19. Although the Ministry made no mention of the name, its officials told the Government Assurances Committee of Parliament this morning that the MP is already Read More ...

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K’se Deputy RDC describes what keeps kasese region in confusion.

The Kasese Deputy RDC, Mr. Joshua Masereka has described as total development sub-tours planners of conflicts that keep Kasese and the region in confusion. Speaking to Kasese guide radio shortly after addressing various stakeholders during a five days training organized Read More ...

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M7’s 17th Covid-19 address excites Boda-boda riders & saloon owners in Kasese town.

There was excitement in many parts of Kasese district, including Kasese Municipality after President Musevene-opened arcades, saloons and allowed Boda-bodas operate though in shifts during his Nation address last night. In his seventeenth state of nation`s address at Nakasero State Read More ...

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Diarrhea cases reported in Karusandara internally displaced people’s camp.

About twenty five cases of Diarrhea have been reported in Karusandara internally displaced people`s camp allegedly over unclean and safe water. Addressing a district disaster Management coordination meeting at Rwenzori International Hotel in Kasese Town, the coordinator for Malteser international, Read More ...

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DP officials suspended on accusations of forging party membership cards.

Two Democratic Party officials have been suspended on accusations of forging party membership cards. The DP President General, Norbert Mao who disclosed the suspension of the two officials, Shaffiq Dembe, the acting DP Organising Secretary and Didas Lukyamuzi, the Ankole Read More ...

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Tourism Minister directed to establish a safe corridor around L.George to safe guard communities.

The Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Rebecca Kadaga has directed Tourism Minister Hon. Tom Butime to establish a safe corridor around Lake George for communities to collect water, away from the man-eating crocodiles. Her directive followed concerns by Kitagwenda County Read More ...

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Rwenzururu kingdom needs 10M Ugx to have kingdom offices complete at the royal hill.

The Rwenzururu kingdom requires ten million shillings to have the kingdom offices at the Royal hill complete, the Rwenzururu premier, Rt Hon.Gad Mbayahi Bakwanamaha has said. Speaking to Kasese Guide radio yesterday, Rt Hon. Gad who appealed to the Banyarwenzururu Read More ...

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Gov’t has been asked to establish various National food reserves across the country.

Civil society Organizations has asked the government to establish various National food reserves across the country, as a strategic measure to reduce cases of malnutrition. Statistics indicate that about 2.4 million children in Uganda are malnourished and more than 1 Read More ...

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S4 blind student in Muhookya S/C has asked Gov’t to provide braille learning materials to the blind.

A senior four blind student at St. Agnes Secondary School in Muhookya Sub-County Kasese District, Mr. Godfrey Kule has asked government to provide braille learning materials to the blind during this lock down. Speaking to Our reporter in Kagando town Read More ...

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Residents in Hoima district are protesting heavy UPDF deployment in the area.

Residents of Lenju LC 1 in Kigorobya Sub County in Hoima district are protesting the heavy deployment of Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF soldiers on their land.   According to the residents, the soldiers were deployed in the area on Thursday Read More ...

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Police arrests 3 men accused of digging a hole in a city store.

Kampala police are holding three men accused of digging a hole in Edmond Building with intentions of robbing a merchandise store. The suspects are Adam Ssebugabo, John Ssebaggala and Martin Matovu.  Luke Owoyesigyire, the Deputy Kampala Metropolitan police spokesman, says Read More ...

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Two private security guards arrested over UGX 100m robbery.

Police have arrested two security guards, suspected to have robbed 100 million Shillings from a businessman they were guarding in Kamwokya, a suburb of Kampala. The two guards identified as Alex Abok and Anthony Ayor, attached to Tight Security Company Read More ...

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Gen Muntu annoyed by Rebel MPs’ Return to NRM.

Maj. Gen. Mugisha Muntu, the presumptive presidential nominee of the Alliance for National Transformation has said he is very disappointed that the National Resistance Movement ‘rebel’ MPs have crawled back to the party. Gen. Muntu, a former commander of the Read More ...

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Rt Rev. Francis Aquirinus Kibira has requested priests in the diocese to organize monthly recollections from their respective parishes.

The Bishop diocese of Kasese Rt Rev Francis Aquirinus Kibira Kambale has requested priests in the diocese to organize monthly recollections from their respective parishes in a bid to renew their faith with Jesus Christ during this lock down over Read More ...

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Rev. Fr. Joseph Kirungi has asked leaders in Kasese to promote love & unity for eternity.

The Rector Kasese cathederal Parish in Kasese town, Rev. Fr. Joseph Kirungi has challenged leaders in Kasese district to promote love and unity  for eternity. Presiding over a homily during third Mass braodcast live on Kasese Guide Radio, Fr. Kirungi asked Read More ...

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Hon.Winfred Kiiza as a symbol that defines politics in Kasese.

Kasese Woman Member of Parliament Winfred Winfred Bihandi Kiiza, is to many residents of Kasese a symbol that defines their political affiliation and beliefs. Hon. Kiiza became a pivot for politics in the region when she galvanized efforts to position Kasese Read More ...

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The Body for Rukoki sub parish Catholic Church Catechist in Kasese has been laid to rest.

The Body for Rukoki sub parish Catholic Church Catechist in Kasese Municipality, Late Kefeza Christine Abwooli has been laid to rest at diocese of Kasese cemetery with a call on mourners to emulate the deceased who has been faithful to Read More ...

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One dead & two rushed to Bwera Hospital in a critical condition.

One person is said to have died on spot and two others rushed to Bwera Hospital in a critical condition after getting involved in a road accident in Mwaruti near Nyamugasani Bridge along Kinyamaseke –Katwe road in Nyakatonzi Sub County Read More ...

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Heaven belongs to those who practice good deeds of the Almighty, Fr. Kirungi said.

The Rector for Kasese cathedral parish, Rev Fr. Joseph Kirungi has asked believers in Christ to practice good deeds of the almighty if they are to inherit the kingdom of heaven. Presiding over the morning mass broadcasted live on Kasese Read More ...

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People with disabilities have been encouraged to contest on different political posts in Kasese.

The deputy Mayor for Kasese Municipality Hon. Peter Baluku has encouraged people living with disabilities to contest on different political posts in the primary elections across the district. Speaking to our reporter at his office in Kasese town, Hon. Peter Read More ...

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Ms. Benadet Businge Omulibanda reveals the coming of the DP President in Kasese Western Region.

The Democratic Party President, Hon. Norbert Mao is expected in Western region and particularly in Kasese district to associate himself with the victim of the recent floods and mudslides, the Officer in charge Media and Communication in Western Region, Ms Read More ...

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Zinedine Zidane says sealing a first La Liga title with Real Madrid in 3 years has made him happier than winning the Champions League.

In sports, Zinedine Zidane says sealing a first La Liga title with Real Madrid in three years has made him happier than winning the Champions League. Real wrapped up the title with a game to spare as they edged past Read More ...

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Kasese district local gov’t temporary re-allocated for one year.

Central government has cleared the Kasese district local government to temporary re-allocation for one year some floods victims whose houses were destroyed by the recent deadly floods. The Kasese district Chairperson, Mr. Geoffrey Bigogo confirmed that a meeting has been Read More ...

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Lt. Joe Walusimbi has called for a survey to end conflict btn Queen Elizebath National Park & the Locals.

The Kasese Resident District Commissioner, Lt. Joe Walusimbi has called for another survey to end the conflict between the Queen Elizebath National park and the locals of Busunga village in Lake Katwe Sub County after the later doubt the survey Read More ...

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Unspecified properties could have been burnt in a fire outbreak in Karambi S/C.

There are reports suggesting that property worthy unspecified amount of money could have been burnt in a fire outbreak in Kambukamabwe one village, Karambi Sub County in Kasese district. No comment yet from Police but our contact in the area, Read More ...

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Water level in River Nyamwamba in Kasese increased again.

Water level in River Nyamwamba in Kasese district increased yesterday(16 July 2020) morning, causing panic in most flood prone areas especially in the lower Kasese Municipality.   The Chairperson LC one for Kanyangeya cell in Kasese Municipality Mr. Deo Isemamba Read More ...

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Hon. Winfred Kiiza gives more light on her retirement.

The Kasese district Woman Member of Parliament, Hon. Winfred Bihande Kiiza has rubished reports that her this week`s announcement to quit elective politics was forced by the conflicts in the FDC party that also gave her the opportunity to serve Read More ...

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EC asks each political party to critically assess their flag bearers.

The Electoral Commission has asked leaders of the different political parties to critically assess their flag bearers ahead of the 2021 general poll to save time and resources. The call has been made by Justice Simon Byabakama, the Electoral Commission Read More ...

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MPs advises Ministry of Education to cancel Current academic year.

Members of Parliament on the National Economy committee have advised the ministry of Education to cancel the current academic year by making a bold pronouncement sooner than later on the fate of students and parents who have been left in Read More ...

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Rwanda has allowed churches to reopen with strict conditions.

Rwanda has allowed churches to reopen but with strict conditions meant to limit the spread of corona virus, according to a statement by the prime minister’s office. Churches and schools were ordered shut across the country on 14 March, hours Read More ...

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The ANT political party has rolled out a 2021 election road-map.

The Alliance for National Transformation political party has rolled out a 2021 election road-map in which they plan to hold primary elections between July, 27 and August, 31. While releasing this road-map, the acting Alliance for National Transformation national coordinator Read More ...

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Conflicts in Kasese can only be minimized if political leaders prioritized peace & unity.

Conflicts in Kasese district can only be minimized if political leaders prioritized peace and unity in their addresses and interactions with the community, the Kasese district Deputy Speaker, Hon. Elly Magwara has said. Hon. Magwara who has aspired for FDC Read More ...

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80% of internally displaced people in Kasese have either returned home or joined their families.

Eighty percent of the internally displaced people in Kasese district have returned either home or joined their families, the Principle secretary to the Kasese Chief administrative officer, Ms Alice Ferigo Bwambale has said. Speaking to Kasese Guide radio yesterday, Ms Read More ...

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Hon.Winfred Kiiza has been congratulated for quieting elective politics.

The Vice Chairperson Kasese district Hon. Ntabose Gedion Sanyu has congratulated the Kasese district woman MP Hon.Winfred Bihande Kiiza for what he described as her wise decision to quiet elective politics. Just yesterday, Hon. Kiiza publically announced not to go Read More ...

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Believers in Christ have been asked to fulfill their roles as Christians.

Believers in Christ wherever they are have been asked to fulfill their roles as Christians and also surrender their lives Christ for evee lasting life. Presiding over a requiem Mass of a 53year old senior teacher Late Jeremiah Kisembo Mukusa Read More ...

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Hon. Jackson Mbaju Kathika was finally nominated by the FDC Electoral commission in Kasese.

The Member of Parliament for Busongora south Constituency in Kasese district, Hon. Jackson Mbaju Kathika was finally nominated by the FDC Electoral commission in Kasese after contravercies that almost called for protects by some of the Legislator`s supporters. The Nomination Read More ...

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Fire burns Margherita Hotel in Kasese district.

Margherita Hotel in Kasese district reportedly caught fire that allegedly caused panic among the employees and customers there. The Rwenzori East region Police Commannder, SP Samuel Asimwe who said fire could have originated from an electrict short circuit confirmed the Read More ...

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Hon. Winfred Kiiza is not seeking re-election to the 11th Parliament.

Kasese district woman Member of parliament Hon. Winfred Bihande Kiiza has announced that she was not seeking re-election to the 11th Parliament. Addressing the press at her district office in Kasese town, Hon. Kiiza who is a speacial way hailed Read More ...

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Three People leaving with HIV/Aids starved to death in Amuru district.

Three People Living with HIV/Aids in Pabbo town council in Amuru district have reportedly starved to death because of the Covid-19 Lock-down. The deceased have been identified as Mary Rockia, Jackson Otto and a one Okwonga, all residents of Pabo Read More ...

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Ebola is spreading in western DRC, with nearly 50 known cases.

Ebola is spreading in western Democratic Republic of Congo, with nearly 50 known cases across a large region bordering the Republic of Congo and Central African Republic, the World Health Organization has said. Since authorities announced the outbreak on June Read More ...

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70% of ambulances used in Uganda lack equipment’s.

A survey conducted by Makerere University School of Public Health has revealed that 70% of ambulances used in Uganda to ferry patients to health facilities lack equipment, medical supplies or even trained personnel. The findings of the survey that centered Read More ...

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Matooke supply is on low demand market in Kasese Municipality.

There’s reported low demand compared to the supply of Matooke on market in Kasese Municipality, amini-survey conducted by Kasese guide radio has indicated. Mr. Hamuza Yetwale, a matooke dealer blamed the situation to poverty as a result of the current Read More ...

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Dr. Crispus Kiyonga has aided relief food to members of Ihandiro Boda-boda market stage.

Ugandan Ambassador to China, Dr. Crispus Kiyonga has aided the members of Ihandiro Boda-boda market stage in Ihnadiro Sub County with relief food, with many riders describing the donation as timely to give them more hopes of survival during this Read More ...

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Hon. Centenary has asked youths to form group’s in order to benefit on gov’t programs.

The Member of Parliament for Kasese Municipality Hon. Centenary Robert has encouraged youths to form group’s in order to benefit on government programs. Speaking to Kasese guide radio shortly after a courtsy call to members of Kasese Garage Operators and Read More ...

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Over 20 internally displaced people encamped at Kanyangeya P/Sch in Nyamwamba division.

Over twenty internally displaced people encamped at Kanyangeya primary school in Nyamwamba division Kasese Municipality that reportedly stormed the office of the RDC this morning demanding food relief was bounced back. Speaking to Kasese guide radio this morning in Kasese Read More ...

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Police in Nwoya is holding a 20 year old woman for killing her own newborn baby.

Police in Nwoya is holding a 20-year-old woman for allegedly killing her own newborn baby. Jackeline Apiyo, a resident of Pawatomeru Parish, Purongo Sub –County in Nwoya district reportedly committed the offence on Saturday, July 11. Ben Okot, the Chairman Read More ...

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Some parents are frustrating efforts to fight early marriages & pregnancies.

Efforts to fight early marriages and pregnancies have greatly been frustrated by some selfish parents and guardians who promote the vises, the Executive director for Agape of Hope, Mr. Joseph Kahyana has said. Speaking to this radio yesterday, Mr. Kahyana Read More ...

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Hon. Yokasi Bihandi has encouraged farmers in Kasese on producing commercial food.

The former Bukonzo East Member of Parliament, Hon.Yokasi Bwambale Bihande has called on the farmers in Kasese district to graduate from producing food for consumption to commercial production to improve their livelihoods. Speaking to our reporter at his country home Read More ...

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Annual Celebration of SECAM Day Scheduled for August 2.

Church News 12/07/2020 SECAM: Annual Celebration of SECAM Day Scheduled for August 2 The Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar (SECAM), a continental body of Bishops has reminded the Catholic faithful that the annual SECAM day celebration for Read More ...

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COVID-19 cases in the country has risen to 1,025.

The number of COVID-19 cases in the country has risen to 1,025 after 12 new cases were recorded last evening. The cases were from 2,292 samples that were tested yesterday. Seven were from truck drivers that were picked from different Read More ...

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Ministry of Education & Sports will soon deliver self-study materials to learners.

The Ministry of Education and Sports will this month deliver the second phase of the self-study materials for Primary and Secondary learners. As one of the best ways of ensuring continued learning at home during the lock down, the education Read More ...

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Allowances of teachers in hard to reach areas should be considered.

The Deputy RDC Kasese district Mr. Joshua Masereka has asked the Minister for Education and sports to consider allowances of teachers in hard to reach areas in the district. He made the call while addressing the state minister for higher Read More ...

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Alliance for children & youth–Uganda, has launched an extension project of ending child marriage.

Alliance for children and youth –Uganda a nongovernmental organization based in Rwakingi village Bugoye sub-county Kasese district yesterday launched an extension project of ending child marriage and teenage pregnancies in Maliba and Bugoye sub-counties. Presiding over the  launch held at Read More ...

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Cold weather conditions to continue until mid-August.

The Uganda National Meteorological Authority has said that the current cold weather conditions experienced in most parts of the country will continue until mid-August.  In a statement released  this morning , Festus Luboyera, Uganda National Meteorological Authority  Executive Director, says Read More ...

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Residents in Bunyangabu district have fled their homes in fear of being attacked by unknown people.

Residents of Bunyamukongo, Nyamba B and Kasogi villages in Kabonero Sub County, Bunyangabu district, have fled their homes for fear of being attacked by unknown people.  This follows an anonymous letter that was dropped in Rwano Catholic Church playground in Read More ...

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28 year old lady has committed suicide in Kisinga sub-county.

Reports reaching Kasese guide radio this morning(10 July 2020) indicate that a twenty eight year old lady has committed suicide inside her parent’s house in Muyina-busine village in Kisinga sub county, Kasese district. No official statement from Police but our Read More ...

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Ministry of education & sports team in Kasese on post disaster assessment.

A Team of experts from the Ministry of education and sports have camped in Kasese district for one week on post disaster needs assessment among  schools in the district that weere recently  affected by the devastated floods. Addressing various stakeholders Read More ...

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Four charged with murder of a Makerere third-year student.

Four people have been charged with the murder of a third-year Makerere University Veterinary student Emmanuel Tegu. The suspects are Charles Oigu, the Area Councillor, Balam Nyekoa security guard, Johnson Kakuru and Moses Sekitoleko both residents of Makerere.   Police Spokesperson, Read More ...

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NRM has ruled out holding party primaries through electoral colleges.

The National Resistance Movement [NRM] party Electoral Commission has ruled out holding party primaries through electoral colleges.  Speaking to journalists today, Dr Tanga Odoi, the Chairperson of the Party’s Electoral Commission said notwithstanding what is taking place in parliament, the Read More ...

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Police in DRC used tear gas to disperse protesters in several cities.

Police in the Democratic Republic of Congo have used tear gas to disperse protesters in several cities including the capital, Kinshasa. Supporters of President Félix Tshisekedi defied a ban on demonstrations imposed to stop the spread of coronavirus. For the Read More ...

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Hon. Mbaju Jackson Kathika’s nomination & declaration has been withdrawn.

Kasese District FDC Electral Commission has withdrwan the nomination and declaration of Busongora South legislator, Hon. Mbaju Jackson Kathika from its data base on allegations of impersonation. According to the party Electral Commission Chairperson Kasese, Mr. Charles Kambere, Hon. Mbaju Read More ...

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Gen David Muhozi, has sent a security team to investigate circumstances of assaulting LC VI in Mityana district.

The Chief of Defense Forces, Gen David Muhozi, has sent a team of senior army officers to Mityana district to investigate circumstances under which the Local Council five chairman of that area was reportedly assaulted. Two UPDF soldiers identified as Read More ...

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Residents on lake Edward are encouraged to impress fish cage farming to improve fish production.

The local residents on Lake Edward in Katwe Kabatoro town council in Kasese district have been encouraged to impress fish cage farming if they are to improve and protect fish production in the district. Speaking to this radio at her Read More ...

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K’se District CAO Mr. Winston has handed over to the newly appointed CAO.

The out going Chief Administrative officer Kasese District Mr. Winston Muramira Aggrey has handed instruments of power to the newly appointed CAO Mr. Asuman Hamis Masereka with call on him to tighten his belts against corruption that has frustrated service Read More ...

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Dr Stella Nyanzi in custody over protest allegations near Nakasero market.

The Police in Kampala is holding Makerere University Researcher, Dr Stella Nyanzi over the illegal demonstration near Nakasero market where she and two others had gone to mobilize arcade traders to protest the continuous lockdown on their businesses. Ms Nyanzi, Read More ...

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Only three candidates so far nominated for FDC primaries for K’se Municipal MP seat.

The Kasese District FDC Chairperson has clarified that only three candidates so far; Mr. Ezakiel Masereka, Hon. Gideon Ntaboose and Mr. Bredfrod Nguru have been nominated for the FDC primaries for the Kasese Municipal MP seat. Speaking to the Press Read More ...

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Nomination of FDC party candidates would only close to positions occupied.

The Kasese District FDC chairman, Mr. Saulo Mathe has announced that nomination of FDC party candidates would only close to positions that are already occupied but still open vacant seats. The seemingly excited Mr. Saulo told the Press yesterday that Read More ...

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More NRM Cadres in Kasese are showing interest of contesting for different positions.

More NRM Cadres in Kasese district are showing interest of contesting for different elective positions in the 2021 elections, the latest being reknown and soft spoken Mr. Chan Geofrey Masereka of Masereka and Company advocates who has declared his intentions Read More ...

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Rt. Rev. Francis Aquirinus Kibira applauded for his pertinent leadership.

The Chairperson for National Drug Authority, Dr. Medadi Bitekerizo has applauded the bishop of Diocese of Kasese Rt. Rev. Francis Aquirinus Kibira Kambale for his pertinent leadership in supporting the fixation of kilembe mines hospital after it was hit by Read More ...

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NRM dismissed reports on endorsing electoral College as a mode of electing flag bearers.

The National Resistance Movement has dismissed reports that its Central Executive Committee has endorsed the Electoral College as a mode of electing flag bearers in the forthcoming general elections. In a 6th July 2020 statement, Tanga Odoi the chairman of Read More ...

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DP wants 2021 polls postponed until C0vid-19 ends.

The Democratic Party has suggested that Parliament postpones the 2021general election until the COVID- 19 threat is no longer a factor. They argue that in the event that the elections are not postponed, the government can consider ignoring the risk Read More ...

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FDC extends term of office of it’s leaders until after 2021 general elections.

The Forum for Democratic Change has said they have extended the term of office of its leaders until after the 2021 general elections. Speaking to Kasese Guide radio yesterday, Hon. Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda, the party spokesperson said the circumstances in Read More ...

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Vanilla price disappoints this season from UGX 150000 to 50,000 ugx.

Members of Kyongo Vanilla and coffee organic group were in a sombre mood and equally disappointed over the fallen Vanilla prices from one hundred seventy thousand last season to fifty thousand this season. Speaking to Kasese Guide radio on phone, Read More ...

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Hon. Jackson Kathika has called for calm among his mountainous electorates.

The Member of Parliament for Busongora south, Hon. Jackson Kathika has called for calm among his mountaineous electorates over the delayed water projects by government that stalled over the COVID-19 threats. Speaking to Kasese guide radio at White house gardens Read More ...

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Bullets & teargas rocks Busia as Taxi drivers protest again.

Live bullets and teargas have today morning rocked Busia Town as security dispersed protesting Taxi drivers.   Since morning officers from the Police Force, Local Defense Unit-LDU and the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces – UPDF have had running battles with Read More ...

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Salon operators in Kasese stormed RDC’s office, demanding capital for alternative businesses.

Salon operators in Kasese district have stormed the Resident District Commissioner’s office demanding for capital to start alternative businesses. The over 30 operators also complained about the delayed distribution of government relief food despite the fact that they were also Read More ...

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10 suspects arrested over Makerere student murder.

Police have arrested 10 suspects in connection with the brutal murder by a mob of a Makerere university student Emmanuel Tegu. Tegu was a third-year veterinary student at Makerere who was beaten by a mob a week ago and died Read More ...

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Building under construction has killed people in Lhubiriha.

A number of people yet to be idnetified has reportedly been killed yesterday following the collapse of a building under construction in Lhubiriha, about five kilometres into the Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC.  More than 30 bodies and several injuries have Read More ...

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The Rwenzururu Premier, Rt Hon.Guad on opportunists whom he said trades rumors to fail the King’s freedom.

The Rwenzururu Premier, Rt Hon.Guad Mbayahi Bakwanamaha has repeated his earlier statements against opportunists whom he said trade rumors against the establishment of the Kingdom to fail the due process for the King`s freedom. In an interview with Kasese guide Read More ...

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Two people involved in an accident rushed to Bwera Hospital in a critical condition.

Two people were taken to Bwera Hospital in Kaseee district in a critical condition after the due were involved in an accident and later fire opened up in Mpondwe Lhubiriha town council in Kasese district. Kasese Guide Radio has not Read More ...

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Believers in Christ asked to task their Burdens to Christ.

Believers in Christ wherever they may have been asked to task their Burdens to Christ who is a solution to all their challenges. Rev Fr. Joseph Mbusa who was presiding over first mass that was also broadcast live on Kasese Read More ...

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Youth asked to engage to turn for commercial sports activities to earn a living.

The Coordinator Dr. Julius rude Monday sports tournament in Bukonzo County East in Kasese District, Mr. Rabson Waitha has asked the youth to engage to turn for commercial sports activities that will not only entertain  the masses but also earn Read More ...

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A South Sudanese soldier & civilian arrested on UPDF soldiers attack in Amuru District.

A South Sudanese soldier and civilian have been arrested in Elegu Town Council in Amuru District following an attack on UPDF soldiers patrolling the porous border entry points. The suspects are Karibinu Dhel, 28, a soldier with South Sudan People Read More ...

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14 detained by police in William Street Mosque operation.

At least 14 people were arrested in a joint security operation during the takeover of Noor Mosque by Uganda Muslim Supreme Council on William Street in Kampala Central Division yesterday(05 July 2020) morning. Security deployed strategically on the entire William Read More ...

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Caritas Zambia Support Bishops on Inclusive Consultation on Constitutional Matters.

ZAMBIA: Caritas Zambia Support Bishops on Inclusive Consultation on Constitutional Matters Mwenya Mukuka Eugene Kabilika,Caritas Zambia Executive Director Caritas Zambia has supported the Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) in their call for withdrawal of the controversial Bill No. 10 Read More ...

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Youths and Children Encouraged to Use Time Wisely Amidst Covid-19 Crisis in Kenya.

KENYA: Youths and Children Encouraged to Use Time Wisely Amidst Covid-19 Crisis. Janet Hinga Rt. Rev. Antony Ireri, the Apostolic Vicariate of Isiolo and Chairman of KCCB-Commission for Liturgy The Apostolic Vicariate of Isiolo and Chairman of KCCB-Commission for Liturgy Read More ...

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Tzd: TEC Provides Corona Protective Equipment to Catholic Hospitals.

TANZANIA: TEC Provides Corona Protective Equipment to Catholic Hospitals  Sarah Pelaji, Dar es Salaam Tanzania Episcopal Conference (TEC), has provided Coronavirus protective equipment to  Catholic-owned hospitals in the country. Presenting these materials recently to some Catholic Bishops in Dar es Read More ...

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KENYA:Catholic MPs Reiterate Bishops’ Stance Against Reproductive Health Bill.

KENYA: Catholic Members of Parliament Reiterate Bishops’ Stance Against Reproductive Health Bill Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA Catholic Members of parliament in Kenya under their forum, Catholic MPs Spiritual Support Initiative (CAMPSSI), have backed the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops Read More ...

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Pope Francis Appoints Rt. Rev. Benjamin Phiri Bishop for Ndola Diocese.

ZAMBIA: Pope Francis Appoints Rt. Rev. Benjamin Phiri Bishop for Ndola Diocese Mwenya Mukuka Rt. Rev. Benjamin Phiri, the new Bishop of the Diocese of Ndola. Pope Francis has named Rt. Rev. Benjamin Phiri as the Bishop of the Diocese Read More ...

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New Catholic Directory Offers Guidelines on Evangelization and Catechesis.

Church News 05th July 2020 VATICAN: New Catholic Directory Offers Guidelines on Evangelization and Catechesis Sr. Jecinter Antoinette Okoth, FSSA A new directory for Catechesis released in the Vatican last week by the Pontifical Council for Promoting New Evangelization has Read More ...

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IGP dispatches task team to investigate the incident of fatal fire in Masaka.

The Inspector-General of Police Martin Okoth Ochola has dispatched a team of senior officers to Masaka to investigate the circumstances under which a civilian self-immolated at Masaka Central Police Station. The motorcyclist identified as Hussein Walugembe, a guard at a Read More ...

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Bomb program has been launched to scare away wild animals destroying crops near national parks.

The UWA Leadership in collaboration with sister security operatives have launched Bomb program aimed at scaring away stray wild life including elephants that have turned a big challenge to the farmers neighboring the national parks in Kasese district. The Kasese Read More ...

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A 25 year old man arrested after killing his mother in Kinyamaseke.

A 25 year old man is reportedly in police cells after allegedly killing his mother in Kinyamaseke stores cell in Kinyamaseke town council in Kasese district for failing to honor his request for two hundred shillings. No official Police comment Read More ...

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Mass distribution of face masks in Hoima district has started.

The mass distribution of face masks to communities in Hoima district has started after the exercise was officially flagged off yesterday by State Minister for Health Robinah Nabbanja at Hoima district Headquarters. The Health Ministry delivered a total of 380,000 Read More ...

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Acholi Paramount Chief Rwot David II is among the 221 Ugandans who returned home.

The Acholi Paramount Chief Rwot David Onen Acana II is among the 221 Ugandans who returned home yesterday(02 July 2020), after being stranded for three months in various countries. Rwot Acana who heads the Ker Kwaro Acholi Chiefdom was locked Read More ...

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Cattle keepers in Nyakatonzi, grazing on gardens with little food could be arrested.

The Nyakatonzi sub-county Chairperson in Kasese district, Mr. Suizin Bukenya has threatened to arrest cattle keepers grazing their animals on gardens with little food the local population could in future feed on after several infliterations by suspected elephants that have Read More ...

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Bridges & roads that were destroyed by floods in Kasese district would soon worked upon.

The Government of Uganda would soon start works on the bridges and roads that were either damages of destroyed by the recent floods in Kasese district, the State Minister for Works, Hon. Peter lokeris has said Addressing locals at Kyanya Read More ...

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Local artist Mr. Kahyana has been granted Court bail.

Mr. Jolly Kahyana the author of the defarmatory “Kabudunga”Lhukonzo song has been granted Court bail until 28th July, 2020 where he will appear for hearing. The Grad one magistrate court His worship Karakire Edgar on behalf of the Chief magistrate Read More ...

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Man who was discovered dead in Kasese town has been identified by relatives.

A 35 year old man who was discovered dead along the road near the diocesan orphanage-Bridge for peace in kasese town yesterday has been identified by relatives and family members. According to the Kasese Municipal Health centre three incharge, Mr. Read More ...

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Motorcyclist set himself on fire in the traffic office in Masaka.

Tension is high in Masaka town after a Boda boda motorcyclist decided to set on fire himself in the traffic office at Masaka Central Police Station this morning.  Hussein Walugembe, who has been operating at Buddu Shell Fuel Pump Station, Read More ...

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UNICEF donated 12 bicycles to para-social workers in Lake Katwe S/C.

The United Nations International Children, s Fund-UNICEF has donated twelve bicycles to para-social workers in Lake Katwe Sub-County Kasese district. The Vice Chairperson Lake Katwe Sub-County Mr. Moses Kifalo Bwambale told our repoerer this afternoon that the bicycles donated early Read More ...

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Prof. Baryamureeba arrested after knocking a woman dead.

Former Makerere University Vice Chancellor and 2016 Presidential Candidate, Prof. Venansius Baryamureeba has been arrested over knocking a woman dead. The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, said Prof Baryamureeba is being detained at Kabalagala police station. Baryamureeba’s fatal Read More ...

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Hon. Katusabe Godffrey to contest for the 2nd political term.

The Member of Parliament for Bukonzo West, Hon. Godffrey Katusabe Atkins has indicated his intentions to contest for the second political term for the seat to consolidate programs to his electorates. Addressing the media shortly after registration for the FDC Read More ...

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Kasese Deputy RDC, Mr. Joshua has warned people against tribalism.

The Kasese Deputy RDC, Mr. Joshu Masereka has described as a murderer anybody who promotes sectarian tendencies based on tribal sediments which he said promote bloody conflicts. Mr. Joshua who regretted this week`s attacks of revenge in Bunyangabu after an Read More ...

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Unknown body of a man of about 35 years discovered in K’se town.

A body of unknown man of about 35 years yesterday(01 July 2020) afternoon discovered along the road near the diocesan orphanage-Bridge for peace in kasese town. No official comment from ploice yet but the chairperson Local council three for Central Read More ...

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9 year old girl donated UGX 5000 & a Rosary to the K’se district Covid-19 task force.

It was all of a surprise this afternoon when a 9 year old girl donated five thousand shillings and a Rosary to the Kasese district Covid-19 taskforce. Laticia Ithungu, a pupil at Victory primary school in Katodoba and a daughter Read More ...

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Believers in Christ asked to continue with a giving hand.

The Bishop Diocese of Kasese Rt.Rev.Francis Acquirinus Kibira Kambale has asked believers in Christ to continue having a giving hand to the Vulnerable and internally displaced people in Kasese district in order to receive abundant blessings from God. Speaking to Read More ...

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Gold mining company in Munkunyu S/C threatened to be sued for illegal mining.

Authorities in Munkunyu Sub County Kasese district have threatened to sue yet to be identified Gold mining company for illegal mining. According to Josephat Muhindo, the Chairperson LC 3 Munkunyu sub county the Gold miners have reportedly opened a deep Read More ...

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Gov’t on plans to Write-off UGX 108B Youth Livelihood Program Loans.

The government has unveiled plans to write off loans to a tune of 108 billion Shillings that were given out under the Youth Livelihood Program. This follows a failure by the recipients to reimburse the money, especially during the COVID-19 Read More ...

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Two killed & 3 injured during clashes in Bunyangabu district.

Two people have been killed and three others injured during clashes in Kabero Sub County, Bunyangabu district.  The clashes were triggered by the death of one Matayo Wulimbwa Mutsunga, a resident of Kyoho II village in Kasese district, who was Read More ...

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A UPDF soldier who shot a clergy man in kasese has been sentenced to 35 years imprisonment.

The Division Court martial sitting at Karusandara primary school in Karusandara sub county ,Kasese district was yesterday(30 June 2020) sentenced  a UPDF soldier , Private Abraham Lokwap to thirty five year imprisonment and  Lt. Akampurira talent  to twelve month and Read More ...

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A 14 year old boy was killed by a crocodile on Lake Edward.

A 14 year old boy was last evening(29 June 2020) reportedly killed by a crocodile on Lake Edward in Kasese district. No official comment from police, but the Chairperson LC 3, Katwe-Kabatoro town council Mr. Kananura John bosco Omulhodi has Read More ...

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Norbert Mao says the forth coming general elections should be postponed.

Democratic Party president Norbert Mao is calling for postponement of the forth coming general elections until the country is ready to review the law to accommodate the so called scientific elections. This was one of the key issues discussed during Read More ...

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Mbarara Municipal authority to remove over 2,000 Bodas.

Mbarara Municipal Council has embarked on a process to eliminate over 2,000 Boda- boda riders from the Central Business District as part of its efforts to streamline public transport and reduce congestion in the city that comes into effect tomorrow. Read More ...

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Man held for raping his 77-year-old mother.

A 29-year-old man in Kabale district is in trouble for allegedly raping his 77-year-old mother. The suspect has been identified as Justus Byamukama, a resident of Kashenyi village, Katenga parish in Kamuganguzi Sub County.   Elias Twesigomwe, the Kamuganguzi Sub-county Read More ...

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“Since Covid-19 is not even closer to end, lives should be saved” Dr Tedros said.

Nearly six months after the new corona virus first emerged, the COVID-19 pandemic is “not even close to being over”, the head of the World Health Organization, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has warned. Speaking on the eve of the grim Read More ...

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Mrs. Alice Ferigo has again asked displaced people to go back to their relatives.

An Assistant administrator in the office of the Kasese Chief administrative officer, Mrs. Alice Ferigo Bwambale has repeated her earlier proposal for the recently displaced people to either live with their relatives or for some to get back to their Read More ...

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Military Court martial siting for alleged UPDF who shot dead a clergyman has been adjourned.

The UPDF military Court martial siting at Karusandara primary school in Karusandara sub county in Kasese district adjourned to June 30th the hearing of murder charges against four UPDF officers who reportedly shot dead a clergyman attached to South Rwenzori Read More ...

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River Nyamwamba again threatened people’s lives.

Water of the River Nyamwamba yesterday(28 June 2020), threatening lives in Kanyangeya Ward in Kasese Municipality. Speaking to Our reporter shortly after community work by the local residents of Kanyangeya main cell in Kasese Municipality, the area local council one Read More ...

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Kilembe S/C has received UPDF deployment in the area.

Meanwhile, the local council three Chairperson for Kilembe sub county in Kasese district, Mr. Modest Kamaate has asked his electorates to welcome the recent UPDF deployment which he says is basically to protect lives and property. In a telephone conversation Read More ...

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Hon.Winfred Kiiza on security operatives.

The Kasese district woman Member of Parliament Hon.Winfred Bihande Kiiza has asked security operatives to keep cleaved to their professional principles that include protecting Ugandans and their property if they were to remain relevant to the community. Speaking to Kasese Read More ...

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President Museveni has welcomed the proposal of digital campaigns.

Even when MRN members; starting with the chairman of the party who doubles as the President of the country, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni welcomed the proposal by the Electoral Commission to have digital campaigns, the party is still stuck on how Read More ...

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Issues of Relocating Kitswamba lower local gon’t headquarters has deepened.

The disagreement between the Kitswamba sub-county chairperson and the councilors over the relocation of the lower local government headquarters has deepened. Early this month, the council unanimously approved a motion to shift the sub county headquarters from the current Rugendabara-Kikongo Read More ...

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A 19 year old lady is on run after aborting her 7 month pregnancy.

A 19 year old lady is said to be on the run after she reportedly aborted her seven month pregnancy in Kyalhumba central cell in Kyalumba Sub County in Kasese district. The Chairperson LC 3 Kyalumba sub county in Kasese Read More ...

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A widow into tears for being left several times from the beneficiaries of Relief food.

There was a temporary silence at Kanyinya fellowship Church in Karussandara Sub County in Kasese district when a widow and mother of twins broke into tears for being left several times from the beneficiaries of Relief food yet she is Read More ...

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Liverpool’s 30-year wait for a top-flight title is over.

In sports, Liverpool’s 30-year wait for a top-flight title is over after Manchester City lost 2-1 at Chelsea to confirm the Reds as Premier League champions. Jurgen Klopp’s side needed one victory to seal the league but City’s failure to Read More ...

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