Ntungamo rewards sports stars.


By Anthony Kushaba


Ntungamo district has this afternoon rewarded three pupils at the primary schools national kids athletics competitions for this year, held in Luwero district in May.

The pupils, who include Isaac Arinanye from Itojo (Gold medal) Boys Primary School, Elijah Angarikiremu (Bronze medal) from Kitunga Boarding Primary School, and Marvin Turyahikayo (silver medal) from Kabungo II Primary School, each got a medal.

Ntungamo authorities rally farmers to embrace irrigation.

By Anthony Kushaba

Authorities in Ntungamo have embarked on a campaign to encourage farmers in the area to embrace irrigation.

Speaking during the benchmarking tour to Bushenyi district on Thursday , Ntungamo district Production officer Albert Mugabe revealed that the farmers in the district must adopt modern farming methods in a bid to improve production.


Mugabe revealed that challenges such as climate change result in crop failure, thus making it hard for farmers who solely rely on nature to survive.


Ntungamo defeats Isingiro in the Ankole District Football Tournament

By Anthony Kushaba

Ntungamo district football team on Monday  evening defeated Isingiro district football team by 1-0 in a thrilling match played at Kyeirumba played ground in Isingiro district.

The match, which attracted hundreds of traveling fans from Ntungamo district, ended goalless in the first half despite the visitors dominance.

In the early minutes of the second half, Paul Mucurezi curved in through a free kick, throwing the visitors into a wild celebration.

Ntungamo workers are urged to prioritize human rights protection.

By Anthony Kushaba

Civil servants in Ntungamo district have been urged to always prioritize human rights protection while executing their duties.

This call was made by the Ntungamo chief administrative officer, Mathias Ndifuna, while speaking at the dissemination meeting for the National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights held in the district council hall.

Ndifuna revealed that protection of human rights is vital and will only be realized by helping the communities fight poverty, which he said is on several occasions responsible for domestic violence.

Ntungamo locals asked to own government projects.

By Anthony Kushaba

Ntungamo DLG.

Ntungamo locals have been urged to always own the government programs that are always allocated to their entities if value for money is to be realized.

This call was made today by the Ntungamo district chairperson, Ntungamo Sam Muchunguzi, while speaking at the launch of the construction of the Kahunga-Nyarubaare-Kyangara road in Ntungamo Sub County, held at Kahunga Trading Center.

The chairperson revealed that the locals have a vital role to play in ensuring that the projects are realized and achieve their intended purpose.

Ntungamo youth urged to embrace modern diary management

By Anthony Kushaba 

The youth in Ntungamo have been urged to embrace modern diary management in a bid to fight poverty and unemployment. 

This call was made today afternoon by the RIPPLE effect, formerly known as send a cow program funding and communications manager Alex Bagora while speaking at a stakeholder meeting held at the Ntungamo Resort hotel.

Bagora revealed that the organization will be working with the youth in the district under the Youth Inclusive Diary Market System (YIDAMS), where they will be trained in modern diary management.

Rukungiri court acquits Ntungamo district engineer

By Anthony Kushaba

Butubuura prosper was acquitted of uttering false documents by the chief magistrates court in Rukungiri.

Butubuura was cleared of all charges of falsifying documents by a court presided over by Rukungiri chief magistrate Mbabazi Edith Mary.

The engineer was dragged to court by the inspector general of government because he had allegedly uttered a false document allegedly signed and denied by Mr. Jackson Byamukama, the then Kanungu town council town clerk, between October and November 2013.

Councilors urged to champion fight against crime

By Anthony Kushaba

 NDLG-Communication office

Councilors in Ntungamo district have been urged to champion the fight against crime saying that quarrels that start as minor end up escalating into serious crimes such as murders.

The call was on Wednesday  made by the Ntungamo deputy resident district Commissioner  Robert Niwamanya  Kamuntu while addressing the district council presided over by Speaker Nicholas Twikirize held in Ntungamo district council hall.