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ARRESTED INSIDE QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK: 24-YEAR-OLD FISHERMAN SENTENCED TO 8 YEARS

The chief magistrate’s court in Kamwenge has sentenced John Vian Matsiko to eight years in jail for illegally entering a wildlife protected area. The 24-year-old fisherman is a resident of...

TWO ARRESTED: HOW RUKUNGIRI DHO CONNIVES WITH PRIVATE CLINICS TO STEAL & SELL GOVERNMENT DRUGS

The District Health Officer-DHO Rukungiri, Dr Akasiima Mucunguzi is in trouble over theft and sale of government drugs...

IN-DEPTH: HOW WESTERN UGANDA’S SAND MAFIAS ARE CHOKING THE ENVIRONMENT & LOCAL COMMUNITIES

Sand Mining, a lucrative business at the expense of local communities and environment, surviving on tax evasion and...

MONITORING GAPS & CORRUPTION IN MBARARA CITY TENDERS: BUSINESSMAN NICHOLAS ASIIMWE NICOZ AND OTHERS DEFAULT OVER UGX110 MILLION

Mbarara city businessman Nicholas Asiimwe a.k.a Nicoz's Woodfix Technical Services Ltd risks losing street parking fees collection tender...

RUKUNGIRI: OVER UGX200 MILLION MISSING IN 375 MILLION WATER PROJECT

The Rukungiri district water officer,Twekwase Deus in trouble for allegedly embezzling over Ugx200 million meant for Omukatooma Gravity...

Rwampara CDO arrested over corruption 

Police in Rwampara district are holding Baguma  Didas,the Community Development Officer-CDO Rweibogo town council Bugamba sub-county who has been extorting money from Parish Development...

Ugx350 million: Government land being grabbed in Mbarara City!

Tension and outcry have escalated in Mbarara City North Division Mbarara City as the division  council and other authorities get divided over the allegations...

RED FLAGS: Mbarara CAO & HR officer to refund over Ugx5M

The Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee-PAC has been shocked by the accountability gaps & red flags as it grilled the Mbarara district Chief Administrative Officer-CAO...

Deputy Speaker’s constituency Health Centres in worrying state;women & children at the highest risk

PUBLIC OUTCRY.  Locals and other concerned stakeholders have expressed concern over the worrying and deteriorating state of health centres in Ruhinda North Constituency Mitooma...

IN-DEPTH: Accountability gaps in EMYOOGA PROGRAM

MULTIMEDIA. "Lack of Monitoring Hindering EMYOOGA program in Mbarara as Wrong Beneficiaries Enjoy Millions & Millions".  In this in-depth story, Aaron Ainomugisha investigated the...

Hon. Elijah Mushemeza to teachers: Avoid strikes because you are poor & needy

The Sheema south Member of Parliament,Hon. Elijah Dickens Mushemeza is being castigated by different concerned people following his "sharp" comments. https://twitter.com/RiseNewsUganda/status/1519572159630385154?s=20&t=ndqjpxazsz4bDqrM-NrLsw Elijah is an academic,...