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Museveni hails nurses for exhibiting resilience despite challenges at work.

May 17, 2024    By Country Radio

Rukungiri: The president of Uganda Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has hailed the nurses and midwives in the country for putting their lives at the front line to heal the ailing Ugandans despite the challenges they encounter while performing their medical duties. The president’s message came on Friday 17th May 2024 during... Read More

Rukungiri Police nets two over Murder

April 21, 2024    By Country Radio

Rukungiri: Two suspects have been arrested in Rukungiri district in connection to the death of an 18 year man. According to the Kigezi region Police Spokesperson Elly Maate, the deceased was identified as Derrick Niwahereza, a herdsman and a resident of Bugorogoro cell, Kyabugashe parish, Nyakagyeme sub county Rukungiri district. The suspects in custody... Read More

Listeners apprieciate Country Radio’s good programmes

February 14, 2024    By Country Radio

Rukungiri: As Uganda joined the rest of the world to commomerate the world radio day on Tuesday 13th February, Country radio has been recognised for its remarkable impact to community. This was revealed by different radio listeners while in an interview with our reporter. According to Turyashaba Julius – a fishermonger... Read More

Charleson Batsigira charges students on discipline.

January 29, 2024    By Country Radio

Rukungiri: Students have been called upon to maintain discipline if they want to have brighter future days. The call was made by Charleson Kwikiriza Batsigira, the leader of team Batsigira. He was speaking on Sunday at the sidelines of a friendly match between Kigaga FC and Kagarama FC played at... Read More

Rukungiri district top leadership on spot over mishandling land matters.

January 24, 2024    By Country Radio

Rukungiri: Rukungiri district councilors sitting on the Finance, planning, administration and investment committee have expressed dissatisfaction over the way in which the district top leadership is handling land matters. Councilors say there is mushrooming land grabbing cases in the district ochastrated by the district top leadership. Albert Mugisha Rwamugata, the... Read More

The Return of shaking! Nyege Nyege Festival slated for November.

August 22, 2023    By Country Radio

Kampala: Uganda’s trendy music festival, Nyege Nyege is set to return in November this year, according to the event organisers.  In his address to the media, Aly Allibhai, the Chief Executive Officer of Talent Africa Group, who also doubles as one of the organisers says the festival will run from... Read More

Rwakabengo residents irked by a stinky mortuary.

August 22, 2023    By Country Radio

Rukungiri: Residents of Rwakabengo A cell, Kanyinya ward, southern division Rukungiri Municipality have expressed concern over the stinky mortuary at Rwakabengo health centre III. Residents say medics at the health facility delay to pick the dead bodies from the mortuary and they end up producing a stinking smell that spreads... Read More

Go for medical check ups in case of Malaria signs-Residents advised.

August 21, 2023    By Country Radio

Rukungiri: The Rukungiri district Malaria Focal person Edson Muhwezi Mpirime has advised citizens to go for a medical check up in case they develop malaria signs. He made the call while speaking to our reporter at his office in Rukungiri town at the district headquarters.                 Mpirime explained that Malaria... Read More

Buikwe Woman faces human trafficking charges.

August 21, 2023    By Country Radio

Police in Buikwe district have preferred charges of human trafficking against a 26-year-old woman, the proprietor of Cloud 9 Massage and Chill outs parlour, in Njeru municipality where four suspects were apprehended for allegedly offering gay and lesbian sex services. The troubled businesswoman was arrested on thursady 21st August 2023... Read More

Besigye gives hope to Rukungiri FDC fraternity

August 21, 2023    By Country Radio

The four time presidential candidate Rtd Col Dr Kiza Besigye has revealed that the Forum for Democratic change (FDC) party will rise above all the challenges it is facing apparently. Besigye who is the FDC founding father was over the weekend speaking to the party leaders from Rukungiri district at... Read More