Tuesday, May 28News That Matters

Day: April 19, 2022

Maria Flavia Nakyejwe a primary teacher drowns in Kalangala swimming pool

Maria Flavia Nakyejwe a primary teacher drowns in Kalangala swimming pool

Education, FEATURED, Latest News, NEWS
A teacher of Bufumira primary school yesterday Monday drowned in a swimming pool at Pearl Gardens Beach, Kalangala islands. According to an eyewitness Margaret Namanda, the incident happened between 5:30 pm and 6 pm. "Nakyejwe dived into the swimming pool to join three other swimmers. But after three minutes, the swimmers alerted the guide that Nakyejwe was at the bottom of the pool," says Namanda. Namanda further explains that the guide who was standing at the poolside dived into the pool and with help of the swimmers removed Nakyejwe from the swimming pool. She adds that the guide thereafter carried out cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), a lifesaving technique used in emergencies situations when someone's heartbeat or breathing has stopped. "I think she swallowed a lot of water in...
Statement on Masaka road accident. 

Statement on Masaka road accident. 

FEATURED, Latest News, NEWS
The traffic Police at Nabyewanga in Lweera on 15th friday morning at around 1040hrs registered a serious accident involving a global bus registration number UAX 283A and a Canter Diana registration number UBJ 648J . The Global bus was traveling from Kampala to Mbarara while the Canter was from an opposite direction heading to Kampala. The global bus The global bus in the process of giving way to the canter which was overtaking reckless, went off road and over turned injuring three people The injured have been rushed to nearby clinics for first aid treatment. The Canter has been impounded and the driver arrested. More details to be shared in due course ASP FARIDAH NAMPIIMA PRO TRAFFIC AND ROAD SAFETY DIRECTORATE