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11:50
11:50

Over 40 Killed on Mbale Roads in 10 Months 3

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Police Spokesperson says that the rate at which accidents are occurring on the roads of Mbale is high and alarming saying that all the accidents that the police have registered are caused by human error, especially bad driving with drivers driving under the influence of alcohol, driving while talking on phone and failure to respect sign posts and pedestrian crossings.
10:32
10:32

Mbale's First Female Mayor 'Mourns' Lost Glory 4 2

Mbale's first female mayor says she gets disturbed by the near-constant presence of waste piling up on pavements and most places in a town once known for its cleanliness.
19:21
19:21

Former Mbale District LCV Chairperson Hospitalized After Accident 1 1

According to eyewitnesses, Mujasi was driving his vehicle Reg. UG 3205R knocked a Boda Boda rider forcing the car to overturn several times.
12:34
12:34

Over 12000 Teenagers Impregnated in Mbale, Busia and Butaleja in Six Months 2 5

In Butaleja, over 2022 teenage pregnancies were registered between June and August mainly in Nabiganda town council, Nawanjofu, Busaba and Busabi sub-counties.
12:11
12:11

Accident Claims Four in Mbale City, injures Three Others 3 1 Top story

According to eyewitnesses, the accident occurred after a speeding Fuso Truck registration number, UAQ 094W lost control and rammed into two Boda boda cyclists killing them instantly before knocking a pick up belonging to Mbale district local government registration number UBE 669Q.
11:01
11:01

S.4 Girl Struggling to Mother Dead Sister’s Twins 1 3

She said her late sister was her sole caregiver after they lost their two parents who hailed from Busoga region and that after the demise of their parents, her sister migrated with her to Mbale at a very tender age and she has been under her care since then, including paying for her school fees until she died recently.
07:25
07:25

Gender Minister Invites Parallel Bamasaba Cultural Heads for Dialogue 1

Mudoma was elected on October 13th, 2020 by a group of clan heads under the embattled Speaker, Nelson Wedaira while Mudoma was elected on December 11th the same year by the cultural council of Inzu Ya Masaba under the guidance of the late former Umukuka Bob Mushikori and Speaker, Sister Rose Nelima.
07:42
07:42

Umukuuka Dispute: Nandala Opposes Bugisu Parliamentary Caucus Request to Gazette Mudoma 1 1

Nandala says that Mudimi’s letter represents his personal opinion and not that of the Bugisu Parliamentary caucus. In his April 12th, 2021 letter Nandala explains that the caucus has never met on the matter and passed any resolution as claimed by Mudimi.
15:17
15:17

Gov't Declines to Gazette Bamasaba Cultural Leader 1

In October, Jude Mike Mudoma was elected as the Umukuka III by a faction led by the embattled speaker of Inzu Ya Masaba, Nelson Wedaira. In March, members of the cultural council elected John Amram Wagabyalile.
15:35
15:35

Bugisu LCV Chairpersons Dragged in Nzu Ya Masaaba Conflict 1 1

In the meeting, the District LCV Chairpersons unanimously agreed that Mudoma is gazetted as the King of the Bamassaba. They accused the Wagabyalire faction of flouting the guidelines of selecting the cultural leader.
12:43
12:43

Jude Mike Mudoma Confirmed as Bamasaba Cultural Leader 2 6

At the time the Mushikor died, there were two people elected to succeed him from two factions; one led by Secretary-General Wilson Wepondi and another by Speaker Nelson Wedaira. The Wepondi faction elected John Amram Wagabyalire, while the Wedaira faction elected Jude Mike Mudoma for the position.
15:17
15:17

3 Siblings Suffocate to Death in Mbale, One Hospitalized 1 4

Police have identified the deceased as Prosper Watyekele (8), Promise Bukoma (6) and Robinah Watemba 1 and half years. The one admitted is 15-year-old Namakoye.
14:46
14:46

Inzu Ya Masaba Faction Elects New Cultural Leader 2 3

Geoffrey Wepondi, the Secretary General Inzu Ya Masaba Cultural Institution has dismissed Mudoma’s election on grounds that it contravenes a high court order that was issued in August maintaining the status quo.
12:54
12:54

Mbale Field Force Unit Police Commandant Dead 1

Tatika described the deceased as an honest and hardworking police officer who has been at the fore front of quelling protests within the region.
08:02
08:02

Covid19: Inzu Ya Masaba Sets SOPs for Imbalu Ceremonies, Bans Kadodi Processions 2 1 Top story

Francis Nagimesi, the Prime Minister Inzu Ya Masaba, says there will be no grand launch of the circumcision season as it has been in the past years. He asked the Bamasaba to consider the recent purported launch of the circumcision calendar at Mutoto cultural grounds by some individuals illegal.
17:10
17:10

Teargas Rocks Mbale as Police Battles Imbalu Supporters 3 4 Top story

Magidu Mudebo, the Coordinator of surgeons in Inzu Ya Masaba Cultural institution, says they engaged the leadership of the cultural institution and thought that they had secured permission to go on with the ceremony.
08:01
08:01

LC Chairperson Underfire Over Community Water Spring 2

Kasiko is being accused by residents of masterminding the sale of a piece of land, which hosts a community spring that serves more than five villages to Halima Khabuya, a private developer.
16:13
16:13

Mbale City Chokes on Uncollected Garbage, Stench 5 1

Stephen Mudomo, a butcher along Kumi road says the stench and flies from the garbage have chased away his customer.
14:13
14:13

Uncertainty as CRO Throws Out Street Children in Mbale 5 1 Top story

Information obtained by URN shows that CRO is facing financial challenges since several donors have pulled out. A source privy to the workings of CRO told URN on condition of anonymity so as to speak freely that CRO’s head office building along Bishop Wasikye road in Mbale City has been leased off to YY Coaches and Courier Services.
11:51
11:51

Mbale Covid19 Task Force Shelters Street Kids at CRO Sports Facility 1 5

Lillian Nakaweesi, the Mbale Deputy Resident District Commissioner who also chairs the District Covid19 Task Force, says are working in collaboration with Devoted Youth at Work in Africa, a nongovernmental organisation to quarantine over 400 street children.
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