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15:10
15:10

Residents Protest Eviction from Forest Reserve in Mayuge 4 2

This week, NFA embarked on the eviction of illegal settlers in the three villages of Bugoya B, Bukalenzi, and Nantamu villages, from Busoga South forest reserve.
13:12
13:12

IRCU, Busoga Kingdom Roll Out Greening Project 1

The greening programme started with the planting of over 2,000 fruit trees at Katuba Primary School, in Kityerera sub-county, Mayuge district.
11:29
11:29

Woman Drops Dead During Savings Group Meeting

Hussein Tenywa, the area L.C.1 chairperson says that, the incident has created suspicion within the community as some residents are trading superstitious statements of suspected witchcraft by her colleagues.
07:39
07:39

48 Soldiers Complete Basic Marine Course Magamaga 1 Top story

Lt. Emmanuel Muchunguzi, the spokesperson of the UPDF Marine, emphasized the importance of training more marine soldiers with the necessary skills to safeguard Uganda's fragile water bodies, some of which are shared with neighboring countries.
11:54
11:54

50-Year-Old Fisherman Drowns in Lake Victoria

Kibedi, a resident of Musubi landing site, in Bukabooli sub county, in Mayuge district went fishing in a small boat. However he did not return home, prompting his colleagues to embark on a search for him.
15:49
15:49

20-year-old Arrested over Colleague's Killing in Bar Fight

The L.C.1 chairperson of Tse-Tse zone, Yahaya Ikoba says that Wakabi's arrest has restored sanity in the area, which had turned rowdy over the incident.
10:17
10:17

Man Succumbs to Injuries Sustained During Bar Fight

A health worker, speaking anonymously, disclosed that Wabwire suffered a blood clot and passed away shortly after plans were made to transfer him to Jinja Regional Referral Hospital for further treatment.
10:35
10:35

Woman Arrested for Allegedly Killing Co-wife

It is reported that she connived with her husband, Charles Oketcho to kill her co-wife from their marital home in Nabuwaami village, Mayuge district. The deceased was identified as 32 year old Rose Nabirye.
10:30
10:30

Mother, Daughter Struck Dead by Lightning

Ismael Ntale, who stays about 10 meters away, says that he heard a big blast at about 3:00am and he tightened his house door, only to notice flames from his mother's hut.
13:53
13:53

Unidentified Teenager Killed in Mayuge

The body was first sighted by school children who were playing in the abandoned house during the mid-morning classroom break-time. They notified their teachers who teamed with the community members to inform police about the incident.
16:54
16:54

UPDF Officers Clean Railway Line in Commemoration of Tarehesita 1

Sulaina Nakabuye, one of the residents highlighted the issue of people pouring waste water into the railway line, leading to unpleasant odors. She mentioned that activities such as cooking and washing contribute to the problem, with individuals disposing of dirty waste waters containing decomposing substances.
15:32
15:32

Three Arrested over Death of Mayuge Farmer

The trio who are neighbors of the deceased, stated that their initial intention was to kidnap Owori, rob his money and abandon him in one of his plantations. However, on realizing that he had recognized their voices, they resolved to kill him.
12:54
12:54

Health Workers Justify Charging C-section Fees 1

A health worker says that they received 200 teenage mothers last year and with their body structure not fully developed to deliver normally, they were recommended for C-section, which not only allowed them to successfully deliver live babies, but also enjoy decent maternal experience, without tears in their private parts.
12:22
12:22

Mayuge Senior Records Officer Arrested over Missing Files

Nabwire was arrested following inquiries by the Office of the Inspectorate of Government in Jinja following allegations that she was hiding files containing sensitive information under investigation by different state agencies.
13:43
13:43

Health Workers at Mayuge Health Centre IV Accused of Selling Blood 1 5

The patients say that the health workers ask for facilitation fees to travel to other health facilities to collect blood, putting the lives of patients at risk.
12:42
12:42

Police Investigates Prominent Farmer's Death in Mayuge district

The deceased is Alex Owori, a prominent coffee, cocoa and sugarcane farmer in Kanyabwima village, in Buwaaya sub-county, Mayuge district. He reportedly went missing over the weekend, until his body was found in his garden on Monday with deep cuts on the head, stomach and chest.
07:33
07:33

Three Arrested Over Vandalizing Electricity Power Lines police station

Alisat Namulondo, a salon operator in the area, expressed concern that the vandalism of electricity power lines has adversely affected business operations, leading to frequent power outages.
09:16
09:16

30-Year-Old Electrocuted in Mayuge

Moses Kyobe, a resident, said that they heard a significant blast around the transformer and contacted UMEME officials. He says that they initially thought there was a short circuit only to discover that Woya had been electrocuted.
12:36
12:36

Busoga Kingdom Rallies Youth to End Teenage Pregnancy, Early Marriage 1 1

Eria Musonge, a clan leader from Kigulu chiefdom says that, the practice of forcing teenage girls who have given birth, to marry their partners, even when there are underage is contributing to the increase in early marriages.
09:19
09:19

Toddler Killed in Suspected Ritual Sacrifice Incident in Mayuge

The toddler estimated to be around four years old, was first sighted by a group of boys who had gone to hunt wild game meat in the area. The boys alerted elders who rushed to the scene and later called the police to safeguard the scene from contamination.
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