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10:51
10:51

Police Probes Death of Security Guard in Iganga

It is alleged that 40-year-old Eria Byandala was standing near a fuel pump in Iganga municipality, when a group of four men rounded off the area, demanding access to the money safe. They allegedly hit him with a hoe after he declined to heed the demands.
11:54
11:54

Gov't Donates Heifers Worth UGX 1.5bn to Busoga

Thomas Nsemerirwe, the NAADS livestock development officer, says that the heifers issued to the beneficiaries are disease resistant, which will prevent premature deaths and overly ease management by the farmers, most of whom are new in this field.
12:39
12:39

Two Killed in Iganga

It is alleged that the two were attacked on Tuesday night by thieves who later stole Zijjakilo's motorcycle. Their bodies which had cuts in the head and stomach areas, were discovered on Wednesday by residents.
08:13
08:13

92-Year Old Declared Dead, Misses SAGE Funds for 15 Months high blood pressure 1

Namulondo, who walks approximately five kilometers from her village to Nawandala sub-county where the funds are disbursed, first learned of the error in February last year when the SAGE teams were issuing payments of Shillings 75,000 in April.
12:17
12:17

Iganga Central Division Treasurer Scrapped Off Payroll

The Town Clerk of Iganga Municipal Council, Daniel Kasala says that the decision follows investigations by the Inspectorate of Government early last year, which confirmed that Yotalina lacked the qualifications of a diploma in accounts or business to occupy the position.
20:07
20:07

Man Sentenced to 52 Years For Killing Son In Ritual Murder 1 Top story

It was shown to the court that Hassan Kafudde brought the idea of sacrificing the son in a ritual murder in order to get riches.
15:54
15:54

UPDF Uniforms Recovered in Iganga

Other items recovered were two laptops, two reflector jackets, and a number plate registration number; UBP 135D. The items were recovered by children who were harvesting some sugarcane stems along the way.
08:23
08:23

Logistical Challenges Hamper Maternal Healthcare at Iganga General Hospital 2 1

Agnes Batana, the head of Iganga Hospital's maternity ward, points out that Kangaroo care is a practical solution to address the challenges posed by limited space and beds. The neonatal ward has only 15 beds but receives nearly 20 neonatal babies from six districts within its catchment area.
13:04
13:04

DIGG Urges Investment in Sustainable Income Activities for PDM Beneficiaries 2

During the release of the Inspectorate of Government's report on the disbursement of PDM funds in Iganga district over the weekend, Achan emphasized that their investigations in four sub-counties revealed that many beneficiaries had misused the funds by investing in non-viable income-generating activities, which posed a threat to their economic progress.
07:35
07:35

Suspected Gang Leader Detained Over Teenager's Death

While most of the attendees complied with the demand, Balidawa took a courageous stand. He held the microphone and advised others to seek temporary refuge in Luliika's main house while they planned to contact the police for assistance. The announcement seemed to have angered Gojja, who proceeded to cut Balidawa in the left arm.
08:20
08:20

The Kyabazinga Tells Off Encroachers 1

Addressing his subjects during the ninth coronation anniversary at the Namungalwe town council headquarters in Iganga district Wednesday, Gabula explained that since the establishment of the kingdom, their focus has been on partnering with investors.
09:25
09:25

Busoga Kingdom Prepares for Coronation Anniversary of HRH Gabula Nadiope IV 2 1

Michael Kifubangabo, the spokesperson for Busoga Kingdom, announced that they have initiated flagship activities, including tree planting. Over 10,000 seedlings were distributed to more than 20 government and private schools across Iganga district.
08:36
08:36

Lightening Strikes Teenager Dead In Bugweri District

It is reported that lightening struck Magumba's bedroom, torching it instantly. Residents attempted to rescue him, but the flame had already torched him beyond recognition.
16:40
16:40

Unidentified Woman Found Dead in Wetland

According to Samuel Baliraine, the area LC 1 chairperson, the body was discovered by farmers who were harvesting rice in the wetland. He says that the deceased is unknown in the area and believes that the perpetrators took advantage of the darkness at night to dispose of the body without being detected.
12:31
12:31

Cyclist Stabbed to Death in Iganga

Nasur Muteguya, a rider was killed and his body was dumped in Kiboyo Wetland, in Nakigo sub-county, in Iganga District.
07:38
07:38

Driver Dies while Loading Murrum

According to Charles Ssenabulya, the area L.C.1 chairperson, extensive excavations at the Marum mine have weakened the soil particles, making it a risky hub for accidents, especially during rainy seasons. He challenged miners to team up with security operatives to streamline safety measures at the mine.
12:31
12:31

40-Year-Old Man Found Dead in Iganga lodge

Yoweri Saire, the lodge proprietor says that Kalinaki is a frequent client, well known to his employees.
14:04
14:04

Man in Iganga Arrested for Defiling One-Year Old Niece

Sam Batuwa was reportedly caught red handed while molesting the toddler in his bedroom, on Saturday.
16:47
16:47

Police Investigate Death of Man Found in Wetland

Abdullah Maganda, the victim's brother, said that Nkwanga left for work the previous day but did not return home, causing concern among family members.
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