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07:09
07:09

95-Year-Old Arabica Coffee Research Institute in Sironko in Dire State 4 3 Top story

Bugusege Satellite Substation has not had any major renovation since its construction in 1927. It operates in old structures mainly built using iron sheets. However, the majority of the structures are dilapidated and abandoned.
12:06
12:06

Former NRM Candidates Demand Deployment 6 1

Vincent Weboya, the former Budadir East MP, said that the secretariat needs to empower them such that they are also able to empower others at the grassroots. He told the Secretary-General that he was ready to work with him, noting that he will force himself to his office because he is willing to work for the party.
16:51
16:51

Schools in Sironko Operating in Appalling State 7 3

At Bugunzu Primary School, Scovia Nafuna, the School Deputy Headteacher says that one of the classroom blocks had its roofs blown off and the pupils are now studying in a resource center.
09:11
09:11

Festive Season: One Killed Daily in Road Crashes in Elgon Region 2

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon region Police Spokesperson identified the deceased as Angella Kimono aged 24 years, a resident of Bulumba village, Bunamboko parish, Bukhaweka sub county in Namisindwa district and the boda boda rider as Martine Wamanga aged 24 years, a resident of Kasanvu cell, Gangama ward, Northern Division who is admitted in Mbale regional referral hospital in a critical condition.
16:28
16:28

Six Police Officers Arrested Over Aggravated Robbery Uganda Police Force 1

The suspects, Gerald Sabiiti No.51086, Anthony Wanjala, No.64627, Jamada Wangiri No.68822, Kamada Katende No.69001, Fauhara Namwoyo No.55238, Wycliff Chepkwech all attached to Sironko CPS on the 19th of November this year robbed Ronald Sikoria a resident of Chepryayi village, Kwanyi Sub-County in Kween district while on his way home.
18:21
18:21

82-Year-Old Woman Murdered in Sironko, Body Dumped in Well

Agnes Nandede, a resident of Buhahanga cell in Bukiiyi sub county Sironko district went missing from her home last week but her lifeless body was found floating on Buhahanga water source on Monday morning by some people who had gone to draw water.
15:17
15:17

Bulambuli, Sironko Districts Receive Second Covid-19 Vaccines 2

The vaccines were delivered on Wednesday morning by the National Medical Stores. Bulambuli District received 430 doses while Sironko 420 doses.
15:02
15:02

UWA Ranger Shoots Dead 35 Year-Old Man in Sironko

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says that no arrest has been made but inquiries have been enhanced. He says that they conducting investigations vide police file CPS Sironko CRB 303/2021while Nabugodi’s body has been conveyed to Mbale City mortuary pending a postmortem
19:31
19:31

NRM Supporters in Sironko Decampaign MP Flag Bearers 2

The flag bearers include Asha Mafabi Nabulo the woman MP candidate, Nabende Alex Guga candidate for the district LCV chairman and Vincent Woboya incumbent Budadiri East MP.
12:57
12:57

Sironko Town Chocks on Sewage Stench 4

Many landlords are compelled to use small pipes directing human waste to trenches, leaving the whole town in a bad smell. The town is congested with kiosks, and fresh food vendors both operating adjacent to the smelly rivers of waste. This leaves residents at risk of contracting water bone diseases.
11:52
11:52

Completion of UGX 61M NUSAF Market in Sironko Excites Vendors 5 1

Moses Nasaga, the Bukiise sub county LC III Chairperson is optimistic that the newly built market and spacious environment shall help eliminate accidents. He observed the sub county council has approved funds to rehabilitate the access roads that lead to the market.
07:31
07:31

Police Arrests Two NUP Mobilisers for Defacing Museveni's Posters in Sironko

Now two people only identified as Masawi and Apollo, residents of Bukiyi sub county in Sironko district who have been coordinating NUP activities in the district were arrested on Friday at the NUP offices in Bukiyi Sub county over the same matter.
12:12
12:12

President Museveni Pledges to Create Over 200,000 Jobs for Bugisu Region 3

Museveni explained that with his wise leadership, his government has attracted investors who have created over 2 million jobs in the country citing an example of Mbale industrial park, which has only four factories but has already created 5000 jobs adding that at its completion, it will employ more than 200,000 people.
08:35
08:35

Budadiri Town Council Struggling to Realise Local Revenue 2

Andrew Wodero, the Budadiri town council LC III chairperson, says previously they used to get Shillings 30 million out of the planned 46 million. He says because of the revenue collection shortfall, they have failed to pay casual labourers, cleaners and empty public toilets.
06:27
06:27

Police Foil Kyagulanyi's Campaign Rallies in Mbale, Sironko 1 Top story

In Sironko, Kyagulanyi was expected to address his supporters at Nakiwondye Primary School ground in Budadiri town council but Police blocked his team from using the venue. They instead advised his team to relocate the rally to Mafudu Primary School in Mafudu sub-county, which is over 10 kilometers from Sironko town. Kyagulanyi declined to go to the new venue.
11:06
11:06

Bulambuli County MP Alex Burundo Granted Bail 1 3

The Sironko Grade One Magistrate Patrick Kityo granted him a non cash bail of 20million and two sureties were asked a non cash bail of 10million each.
07:55
07:55

Candidate's Return Hangs in Balance as Bugiboni Primary School Developes Cracks 3 2 Top story

Francis Gizamba, the headteacher Bugiboni Primary School, says they are contemplating sending their candidates to Bugitimwa Primary School but they are yet to consult the top school management to effect the decision.
10:05
10:05

MP Alex Burundo Arrested in Sironko Over Procession 1

Edison Muhangi, the Sironko District Police Commander, says they intervened because the legislator and his supporters were violating Covid19 preventive measures put in Place by the Health Ministry and the President banning processions.
09:42
09:42

GISO, 18 Others Arrested in Connection to Stolen Kenyan Cattle

Police teamed up with Uganda Wildlife Authorities-UWA rangers and launched a hunt for the animals in areas around Mt. Elgon leading to the arrest of close to 20 suspects.
12:51
12:51

Six Incumbent MPs in Bugisu Lose in NRM Primaries 1

The MPs include Minister of State for Trade and the incumbent MP for Bungokho South Michael Welikhe Kafabusa, Alex Burundo, Rose Mutonyi, Watenga Godfrey Nabutanyi, Florence Nambozo and James Waluswaka
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