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17:30
17:30

Police Rescues Fake Magicians from Mob in Bugweri police spokesperson

Prior to the mob action against them, the suspects led by Tony Mukasa handed over purported magic sticks to three residents with promises of making miracle money under the palm of their hands. They then claimed the sticks had dissolved into their victims' bodies and could cause death.
13:56
13:56

Guard Held for Shooting Suspected Mentally Impaired Man Dead school

The deceased has been identified as Daniel Agama, a mentally impaired resident of Nakamini village, in Namalemba sub-county, Bugweri district. The suspect, whose particulars have been concealed for the purposes of aiding investigations, was guarding Naigombwa Seed Secondary School at the time of the incident.
15:36
15:36

Suspected Lunatic Kills Two Minors home

The dead are five-year-old Nuru Mutesi and six-year-old Allan Owor, both residents of Bubenge village in Ibulanku sub-county. They were attacked by a mentally ill man on Tuesday night.
07:44
07:44

Busoga Residents Demand Compensation Before Implementation of Rare Earth Metal Mining Project area 2

It is said that about 532 million tonnes of rare earth elements have been identified in an area stretching a distance of 40-kilometres from the Igombe and Makuutu in Bugweri, Nakigo and Bulamagi in Iganga district and Imanyiro and Buwaaya sub-counties in Mayuge district. This area has almost 5000 households.
18:48
18:48

50-Year-Old Detained For Allegedly Defiling Impaired Child city council

Kyozila is suspected to have defiled the 13-year-old girl on Tuesday morning.
15:59
15:59

Robbers Steal Two Cows, Kill Herdsman security

Susan Mpata, the Bwigula ward parish councilor says that they have registered increased cases of animal theft in the area and it is incumbent upon police authorities to increase security deployment within the area.
16:19
16:19

Teenager Commits Suicide After Being Forced To Study home 2

Nalugada’s mother, Faridah Namukuve told journalists that her son returned home early and threatened to commit suicide under the watch of his other siblings, before fleeing to the surrounding gardens.
10:38
10:38

Bugweri Traffic OC Found district 1

A Police officer told URN on condition of anonymity that they decided to storm Bagabire’s home after their repeated calls went unanswered.
13:04
13:04

Three arrested over vandalizing electricity lines Busoga East 1 1

Mutesi adds that acts of vandalism are the lead causes of frequent load shedding and are in turn slowing down the process of connecting electric power to their targeted beneficiary communities.
21:05
21:05

Two Killed in Iganga-Busia Road Accident Busoga 1

It is reported that the two were traveling in a commuter taxi registration number; UAT 445P, from Busia to Iganga town.
12:59
12:59

Fuel Tanker Bursts in Flames area 4 2

Mulawa Waiswa, a resident within the area says that the crash has resulted into panic within their community and most of the parents have resolved to locking up their children inside the houses, as a means of deterring them from being exposed to the accident scene.
12:05
12:05

Motorcyclists Block Highway Protesting Delayed Police Arrival at Accident Scene Bugiri 2 3

Mohammed Bashir, a truck driver who witnessed the incident, says that Kisambira was riding at breakneck speed when he sustained a flat tire and rammed into one of the trucks.
11:02
11:02

Sub County Chief on the Spot For Assaulting CDO head

Namakiika told journalists that Wandera forced her to approve payment of emyoga funds to one of the groups, which had failed to meet the standards. "Wandera wanted me to process a certificate of clearance for Kasozi Women Development Association with an aim of enabling them to access the Emyoga funds yet the same group lacked proof of membership and it is not even traceable on the ground,” she said.
14:39
14:39

Inspector of Schools Sacked For Embezzling Examination Registration Fees result

“My office closely worked with police and after receiving concrete evidence that Ssekimuli had mismanaged the registration fees to the tune of Shillings 7.6million we tasked him to refund it. We have made the necessary clearance with the relevant authorities and hope that UNEB will release the results soon,” he said.
12:08
12:08

Medical Worker's Strike Leaves Patients Stranded in Bugweri health center 1 4

Mwagale says that the district owes them about 200 million Shillings in salary arrears, adding that some health workers have resorted to working in private drug shops.
10:14
10:14

Toddler killed in House Fire home

The deceased’s grandfather, Muhamudu Kakaire had gone to the garden and left the toddler under the care of his siblings. His seven-year-old brother is said to have locked the toddler inside the house and went to play with his friends only to return home and find the house engulfed with smoke.
17:48
17:48

Seven Inmates at Busesa Prison Test Positive for Covid-19 community 2

The Bugweri district Covid19 taskforce chairperson, Richard Gulume said that the victims have been taken to Kirinya prisons covid-19 treatment facility for further management.
11:05
11:05

Mob Lynches Suspected Thief After Escaping from Police village 2 1

Angry residents of Nawansega village in Ibulanku Sub County lynched 27-year-old Emmanuel Wamuko this morning. Trouble for Wamuko started when he attempted to sell off two goats he is suspected to have stolen from the community. He was picked up by residents and handed over to police.
07:25
07:25

Teenager Killed in Clashes Between Katuntu, Galisonga's Supporters candidate

Azed Bunoga was hit to death by a stone during clashes between the supporters of the rival camps in Idudi trading center along the Iganga-Bugiri highway on Tuesday evening.
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