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07:38
07:38

Police Recovers Gun Stolen from Mbale FFU Commander, Arrest Two Suspects 1

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says that police traced for Safu in Mbale, Busia, and found him in Kona cell Osukuru Parish in Tororo District. He confessed having opened the vehicle and carried the bag containing the pistol and other items.
16:35
16:35

Inzu Ya Masaba Struggling to Get Mushikor’s Successor A Year After His Death 5 1 Top story

The Inter-Religious Council of Uganda-IRCU also tried to mediate between the two parties in vain. IRCU notes in its July 14, 2021 letter to the Gender, Labour, and Social Development Minister, Betty Amongi that their efforts to bring the two factions to dialogue have been futile because Wagabyalire, one of the protagonists is disrespectful.
15:27
15:27

Mbale City Leaders Clash Over Proposed Eviction of Street Vendors 5 1

Kyansanku’s notice to evict the street vendors has met stiff resistance from the local leaders led by the Industrial City Division Mayor, Muhamood Masaaba Mutenyo. He asked vendors not to vacate the streets, saying the town clerk didn’t consult him before issuing the directive.
11:57
11:57

Community Agriculture Milling Machines Lying Idle in Mbale District 1 3

Two maize milling machines were installed in the areas of Bufumbo and Nakaloke to contribute to poverty eradication and economic growth through improved commercialization of agriculture, increasing farmers’ access to markets, attracting competitive prices and improved incomes.
17:21
17:21

Gov’t Considering Covidex as Prescription for Covid-19, says Minister Musenero 3 1

Musenero said during a Drug Development Concept and Opportunities Webinar on Friday that since NDA approved the herbal medicine as a supportive drug, they have been engaged in finding data which can help in the prescription of the covidex as a drug for covid-19.
07:45
07:45

Education Ministry to Schools: Prepare to Receive Child Mothers, Pregnant Girls 4 1 Top story

According to Dr. Mugenyi, a recent study by the UN population fund indicates that the country has been registering over 32,000 teenage pregnancies monthly since March 2020.
07:42
07:42

Dott Fails to Beat Deadline For Rehabilitating Mbale City Potholed Roads 1

During the handover of the roads for rehabilitation, Eng. Moses Were Happy, a Consultant Engineer from UB Consultants, which supervises Dott Services, said the rehabilitation will take them between one to two months.
17:54
17:54

UPDF Vehicle Knocks Mbale Woman, Her Baby to Death 1

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says that they have opened inquiries vide file number Tar 403/2021 to establish the cause of the accident. He says that the deceased bodies are lying at Mbale City mortuary pending post-mortem.
12:16
12:16

UNBS Seizes 6000 Liters Of Alcohol From Local Distillers In Mbale City 1 3

Victoria Namutebi Lukwago, the UNBS Public Relations officer told journalists that the crackdown is aimed at ensuring good standards and quality of alcohol products in Eastern Uganda.
08:42
08:42

Teachers, Mbale District Officials Fail to Agree on Payroll Enrollment 4 1

During their mediation meeting on Tuesday, the Principal Mbale District Human Resource Officer, Anthony Wabomba told the teachers that they were wrongly recruited and that their posting letters are fake.
12:40
12:40

COVID-19 Effects Force Lecturer Into Online Food Vending 1 4 Top story

David Wabukye, a communication lecturer at Uganda Christian University, Livingstone International University, and UMCAT School of Journalism in Mbale city was one of those affected by the lockdown. However, Wabukye reorganized himself and resorted to online food vending for survival.
12:19
12:19

Namisindwa Heads of Department Unqualified 1 3

Robert Mukelule, the head of the Engineering department holds a diploma in Education, David Mityero, who heads the production department holds a diploma in Agriculture.
11:49
11:49

Resident District Commissioners Accuse CAOs Of Failing Fight Against Corruption In Districts 5

Samuel Mbimbaza Hashaka, the Resident District Commissioner of Bukwo said that the biggest challenge they face is information flow which information flows through the office of the CAO and the officers don’t want to give the information to the RDCs.
15:07
15:07

Security Stepped Up At Border Points in Eastern Uganda 4 1

The Elgon region Police Spokesperson, Rogers Taitika, said they have stepped up security at the border to ensure no one enters the country illegally.
15:25
15:25

Umar and Yumbe Memorial P/S Founders Seek to Withdraw from Gov't Aid 9 1

Ismael Walujo Mukankadi, the Chairperson of Sunni Muslim Jamait Ltd told Uganda Radio Network that they have since written to Mbale city authorities their intention to withdraw the school from government aid.
14:30
14:30

Fire Razes Over 15 Spare-Part Shops in Mbale Garage 4 1

Yusuf Mugoya, the Information Secretary of St. Andrews cell where the garage is found suspects that the fire could have started from electricity. He says that the fire started shortly after the return of electricity that was off.
15:04
15:04

Over 30 Teachers Yet to Appear on Mbale District Pay Roll A Year After Appointment 5 2

Sarah Nabude, who was teaching at Joy Blessed, a private Primary School in Mbale is one of the over 30 affected teachers. She says that after applying for the job, she was called to sit for interviews in December and received her appointment letter and was posted to Buzalanzo Primary School.
18:32
18:32

NUP Leaders in Mbale Task Kyagulanyi on Detained Political Prisoners 1 4

Abdullah Magambo, a Councilor representing Northern City Division in Mbale City said that there are over 20 NUP supporters in Mbale who were arrested during the campaigns and that they have never received legal representation.
07:40
07:40

Mbale Deputy Speaker Seeks to Evict Masaaba Parallel Cultural Leader From City Land 1

In his letter addressed to the Mbale City Clerk David Kyansanku, Magambo said that Mudoma who claims to be the Umukuka of ba Masaaba illegally and fraudulently acquired or possessed council building which was formerly of Bungokho-Mutoto sub county. “This illegal and fraudulent acquisition, possession and occupation follow various unsuccessful attempts to displace another faction of Amram Wagabyalire which also stays in another council property of Mbale City Council in Maluku DA grounds” the letter reads in part.
11:07
11:07

IUIU Students, Administrators Clash Over Missing Course Work Marks 1 7

During the meeting, Enock Ebubula, a 4th year Student of Law, said that that Nagadya who is the acting dean is the only administrator in the entire faculty.
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