Civil servants cautioned on absenteeism

By Communication office


Ntungamo district chief administrative officer Hanny Turyahebwa has cautioned civil servants in the area against the habit of absenteeism greatly affects services delivery and cripple’s government programs.

Turyaheebwa was speaking during the district technical planning committee held in the district council hall attended by departmental heads, sub county chiefs, town clerks among others.

Ntungamo locals cautioned as a stray crocodile is sighted in the area

By Cummunication office


Authorities in Ntungamo district have cautioned locals to stay away from Omungyenyi swamp after a stray crocodile was sighted in the area.

The Crocodile in has been sighted near omungyenyi trading center in Rubaare sub county.

Ntungamo district Tourism officer Robert Aturinda says that the crocodile is mature and has been sighted near Omungyenyi bridge where locals have been watering their animals and others thronging the area for swimming.

Ntungamo moves to contain an outbreak of lumpy skin disease

 By Communication office




 Authorities in Ntungamo have embarked on a move to check the spread of lumpy skin disease following an outbreak in the area.


The outbreak has so far been confirmed in the sub counties of Rukoni East, Rukoni West, Nyakyera and Kitwe town council.

Julius Baguma a resident of Nyakyera sub county says that they outbreak has hit hard the farmers since they have to meet the cost of the treatment on their own.

LG's urged to improve disclosure in procurement

By Anthony Kushaba


Local governments in Uganda have been urged to embrace improved disclosure in public procurement if the value for money is to be realized.


The call was on Friday made by Doreen Kyaze Mulema the manager performance monitoring at Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority - PPDA while speaking at an engagement meeting on the findings from the government procurement portal analysis to enhance disclosure and usage of the government procurement portal held at Protea Marriot Skyz Hotel Naguru.


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Ntungamo CAO calls for proper utilization of Mosquito nets, Masks

By  communication office



Ntungamo district chief administrative officer Hanny Turyahebwa has called on civil servants to champion the proper utilization of supplies given out by the government.


The officer was today afternoon addressing staff members of Ntungamo district headquarters at the district council hall.

Ugandans are just choosing to be poor- Minister



The minister of state for microfinance Mr Haruna Kyeyune Kasolo says Ugandans can only claim to be poor if it’s their choice and lavish spending other than government policy and initiatives on policies for poverty alleviation. 


“No Ugandans should claim to be poor; if anyone is poor in Uganda then it’s by personal choice and th ey shall never live to be rich. It’s just a feeling that they are poor. What has the government not done to drive Ugandans out of poverty?” Mr Kasolo asked.


Ray of Hope as Construction of Kyamwasha and Karuruma Health Centers nears Completion


By Communications Office


Ntungamo -DLG


The is a ray of hope for the residents of Nyabihoko and Rukoni West sub counties in Ntungamo district as the construction at health units recently upgraded to health center III’S nears completion.

 The roofing, painting, wiring, shuttering is now complete with toilet facilities.


 The projects being implemented by Kwed construction company limited cost 500 million shillings each.