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15:33
15:33

114 Soldiers Documented for Retirement from UPDF 3rd Division 2 3

The 20-day retirement documentation exercise, undertaken by the UPDF Chieftaincy of Pension and Gratuity (COPG) kicked off at 1st Division headquarters in Kakiri Wakiso district on June 1, 2020. Targeting 1,115 retirees. the exercise is aimed at documenting and completing files for processing of retirement benefits.
10:56
10:56

Installation of CCTV Cameras Excites Mbale Residents 7 1

According to Police, 32 sites in Mbale are going to have CCTV cameras and so far over 20 cameras have been installed in the areas of Nkoma, Namakwekwe, Bugema, Malukhu, around the town, Nilon, Mooni among other places.
11:25
11:25

Police Storms Post Bank to Enforce Social Distancing 6 3 Top story

Rodgers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, said they have talked with bank managers to ensure their clients observe the physical distancing and other COVID-19 preventive measures to avoid closure.
21:37
21:37

Convict Shot Dead While Escaping from Maluku Prisons

Gimoyi Mugoya ,20, was shot dead on Friday while trying to escape from the facility
07:34
07:34

Four Boda boda Riders Killed in Mbale in One Month 2

Emma Nabende, a resident of a resident of Busiu Sub County met his death at Bubtsye village in Busoba Sub County on Boxing Day. His motorcycle Registration Number UEU 251Q was robbed.
17:50
17:50

One Collapses Dead at UPDF Recruitment in Mbale 2 2

Telesphor Turyamumanya, the UPDF 3rd Division spokesperson said that Wokoli completed the run and later collapsed. He says that the Military medical team deployed at the recruitment centre tried to recuperate Wokoli in vain and rushed him to Mbale Hospital.
14:19
14:19

Police Arrests 16 in Mbale on Christmas Day

According to police, the suspects were found smoking opium, others were arrested because they found loitering recklessly in the night.
13:14
13:14

Motorcycle Thefts Worry Cyclists in Mbale 3 1

According to officials from the Mbale District Boda Boda office, over 27 cyclists have been hacked to death and their motorcycles stolen in the past 10 months.
11:15
11:15

Thugs Take Over Church Premises 3 4 Top story

Father Leo Magombe, the Parish Priest St. Denis Sebugwawo Catholic Church told Uganda Radio Network that there are people he hasn’t identified who break into the church and steal property like the public address system, goats and poultry among other things.
07:08
07:08

NRM Disowns "Nailed" Supporter leadership 1 4 Top story

Ogajjo Barasa, the Mbale District Resident Commissioner refuted allegations that Katoogo was nailed. He said a report from the pathologist does not indicate in any way that force was used during the driving of the nail in the mouth.
07:01
07:01

Social Media Posts Put Mbale Woman MP's Supporter in Jail Politics 2 1

John Robert Tukei, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says they have forwarded the suspect’s file to the Resident State Attorney for sanctioning.
18:33
18:33

Police Boosts Security for Mbale Woman MP after Death Threats 2 1

Initial reports indicated that unidentified people dropped a letter at her home on Thursday, demanding 400 million Shillings, failure of which, she would be killed. According to the letter, the money was to be sent to a mobile phone number 0780723011 which is registered in the names of Moses Namisi.
11:17
11:17

Tear Gas, Gunshots As Police Disperse FDC Supporters In Mbale 2 1

Police fired teargas canisters to disperse the FDC party supporters who had turned up for the rally and had waited for over 5 hours.
07:36
07:36

UWA, Mbale District Leaders Clash over Park Demarcation Maria Mutagamba 1 4 Top story

Last week, a team of Mbale district officials led by the LC V Chairperson, Bernard Ely Mujasi, the Mbale District Council Speaker, Muhammad Mafabi and sub county LC III Chairpersons among others mobilized residents to demonstrate against the ongoing boundary demarcation in Bubyangu, Wanale, Busano and the neighboring sub counties.
09:48
09:48

14 Students Injured in Nakaloke Islamic School Fire Security 3

The fire that is suspected to have started from one of the dormitories near the mosque reduced properties to ashes before it was contained by the Police Fire Brigade. Textbooks, classroom work, mattresses, case boxes, clothing and utensils, belonging to 50 students were all destroyed.
13:14
13:14

Namabasa Residents Abandon Homes over Increasing Security Threats 7 5 Top story

According to information obtained on the ground, some of the residents started relocating from the area on Saturday last week when they heard news of the impending clash. A few of the remaining residents have restricted entry to the village especially to strangers.
16:03
16:03

Taxi Drivers Protest Electronic Express Penalty System 1 4

Denis Walinga, a taxi driver who operates on Jinja stage, says the system now imposes fines on them as opposed to the vehicle owners. He also says that the system doesn’t allow drivers time to negotiate their way out with the taxi owners.
07:26
07:26

Motorcycle Company Defrauds Over 200 People in Mbale 5

According to the victims, each of them paid Shillings 627,000 as initial capital to acquire a motorcycle on loan. The company promised to deliver the motorcycles on June 26th, 2019.
06:40
06:40

Police Looking for Gun Used to Target Mobile Money Operators

Abraham Betongyeza , the Elgon Region Police Commander, noted that four mobile money agents have been shot and injured since December 2018.
11:42
11:42

Gangs Takeover IUIU Primary School in Mbale Islamic University

The school’s fringes are covered in deflated sachets of various types of alcoholic drinks, used condoms and sometimes, women’s lingerie. According to school authorities, gangs take over the school premises from as early as 5 p.m., threatening learners and their teachers with rape if they do not vacate the buildings.
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