Education Health

6 COVID-19 Suspects Quarantined in Ntungamo

By Anthony Kushaba Ntungamo A total of 6 COVID-19 suspects have been quarantined in Ntungamo district. The six who was picked up last night from Rwentobo –Rwahi town council are currently quarantined at Ntungamo health training institute –Nyarutuntu after they reportedly got into contact with truck drivers. The six include three males and three females. […]

Crime National

14-yr old houseboy rotting after being burnt by his boss in Ntungamo district.

The 14 year old boy who was burnt by his boss at his home in Kitojo village Kitojo parish in Bwongyera Sub County in Kajara County over suspected theft is rotting in a clinic in Ntungamo district western Uganda. It alleged that Benson Nuwandinda sustained wounds when he was working as casual laborer but he […]

Education

Ntungamo Schools Cautioned on Deviating from School Calendar

By Anthony Kushaba Ntungamo Authorities in Ntungamo district have cautioned schools in the area against deviating from the school calendar by opening for a new term before the official opening date. The warning comes amidst reports that some schools mainly privately owned have already opened for the 1st term of 2020 before the official Opening […]

Politics

SAGE to Be Rolled out in Ntungamo District

By Felix Asiimwe Ntungamo The social assistance grants for empowerment is set to be rolled out to Ntungamo district. The grant which focuses on reaching vulnerable, often excluded sections of the population, thereby achieving inclusive, pro-poor, equitable development. According to Titus Ouma the senior program officer for capacity Building in the ministry of labor Gender […]

Environment Politics

Ntungamo Gets UGX452M Solar Irrigation Scheme

By Felix Asiimwe Ntungamo The Ministry of Water and Environment on Thursday commissioned a UGX452M small scale solar irrigation scheme in Rwenshande Iterero ward Nyamunuuka town council Kajara county Ntungamo district. The pilot project was implemented by the ministry of water and environment- water production Regional Center West with funding from the government to improve […]