Indian investor encroached over 250 hectares in Nkusi wetland, planted sugarcane in water-Kagadi

Indian company known as Joy Symnath India Uganda Limited planting sugarcane for sugar in Kiryanga Sub County has been ordered to halt its work until they produce environmental protection measures. The company works cover 250 hectares in three villages of Nyaisamba, Kyakatebe and Munsoga all in Kikonda parish Kiryanga Sub County that make River Nkusi…

Kagadi prepares to mark the international day of peace, holds a peace walk

As the world prepares to mar the international day of peace, Non-governmental organizations in partnership with other peace stakeholders in the district have started preparations with a peace walk around the town. The peace walk that was flagged off by the Resident District Commissioner Lillian Ruteraho involved students, pupils, community residents and leaders who walked…

LCI chairperson and one other arrested for failing to vacate Muziizi wetland buffer zone

The office   of the RDC Kagadi in conjunction with the National forestry Authority- NFA has arrested two people including the John Niwagaba the chairman LC1 of Humura Village in Kisura Parish Bwikara Sub-County and Edson Birahwa for allegedly encroaching on Muziizi wetland tributary. The duo were arrested in an operation to crackdown encroachers on Muziizi wetland…

Muziizi river encroachment escalates, RDC sets ultimatum for eviction Kagadi

Kagadi District Resident District Commissioner Lillian Ruteraho has set an ultimatum of one week for the eviction and clearing of all those who encroached on the river banks of Muziizi. RDC Lillian Ruteraho during a stakeholders’ meeting for 3 Sub Counties of Muhorro, Kyaterekera, Bwikara and Ndaiga held in Kyaterekera trading Centre said that all…

Kagadi District Leardership Reaches Cocensus With Timex Company Limited

Timex company limited a company undertaking the construction of a 6.5MW Bukinda dam hydro power project in Buhumuliro sub-county has reached cocensus with Kagadi District leadership to improve services in the areas. Among the projects that will be implemented include the construction of Bweranyange Primary school, rehabilitation of roads that connect Buhumuliro to Bweranyange and…