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07:37
07:37

Bugiri Mayor, NRM Chairperson Arrested Over Protests police commander

Prior to their arrest, Kisubi emphasized the responsibility entrusted to them by the electorate to ensure efficient service delivery, particularly in transportation, health, and education. He highlighted how poor road conditions negatively impact economic activities, hindering the timely transportation of goods and services.
16:22
16:22

Bugiri District Engineer Arrested over Shoddy Road Works

His arrest follows Thursday's assessment of the One Billion Shillings that was allocated for the rehabilitation of dilapidated roads in Bugiri district.
08:55
08:55

Dozens Feared Dead in Accident along the Bugiri-Busia Road

Amos Mutalwa, a resident, reported that the intense fire hindered well-wishers from rescuing some casualties trapped in the commuter taxis. Some of the deceased were burnt beyond recognition and were subsequently transported to the Bugiri General Hospital mortuary.
07:42
07:42

IGG Arrests Madi Okollo CAO, Bugiri Officials For Alleged Fraud financial loss 2 1

Frederick Oketch, the Busoga Regional Inspectorate Officer, revealed that evidence suggests the suspects deposited excessive amounts of money into a single civil servant's account, instructing them to return it to their departmental heads for easy deposit into the district account, which they subsequently divided among themselves.
12:55
12:55

Bugiri District Service Commission Secretary Arrested for Extortion

The head of the State House Health Monitoring Unit in Eastern Uganda, Mpata Owa'gage says that Kabweru extorted undisclosed sums of money from unsuspecting job seekers.
13:28
13:28

Bugiri LCV Chairperson Accused of Meddling in District Service Commission Work

According to the unit, Mulumba influenced the recruitment of staff without the requisite academic documents.
14:52
14:52

Man Drowns in Malaba Swamp

Local divers attempted to rescue him, but it was already too late, and he was declared dead on the scene. Divers, in collaboration with the fire and rescue services department of the police, managed to retrieve the deceased from the depths of the swamp.
11:59
11:59

Bugiri District Chairman Wanted For Slapping Policeman

Meanwhile, the Bugiri district police commander, Godwin Ochaki says that there is no justifiable reason for anyone to beat up another person and it is further demeaning for anyone to be assaulted in public.
14:28
14:28

Speeding Track Rams Into Bugiri Mosque, Kills Two 1

On her part, the Busoga East police spokesperson, Diana Nandawula confirms the incident, adding that investigations are underway and the track has been impounded and is parked at Bugiri Central Police station parking yard.
16:48
16:48

Man Publicly Whipped and Fined for Denying Paternity of Child

The minor’s mother, Hanifa Namulindwa revealed that when she informed Hatibu of her pregnancy last year, he immediately disavowed any responsibility. Hatibu claimed that his ongoing struggle with prostate cancer rendered him unable to father any more children.
07:36
07:36

Missing Inspector of Schools Found Dead 1

A detective, speaking anonymously, revealed that one of the ransom seekers called to inform them that they were no longer interested in the money because Tenywa had already been killed.
11:02
11:02

Police Search for Missing Bugiri Inspector of Schools

The Busoga East police spokesperson, Diana Nandawula says that the suspected kidnappers first contacted Tenywa's relatives seeking a ransom of 10 Million Shillings, but they have currently increased it to 20 Million Shillings, coupled with threats of ending his life, if the money isn't delivered in the shortest time possible.
09:35
09:35

15 Computers Stolen from Lwemba Seed School

Bugiri District Criminal Investigations Officer, Emmanuel Kayayana, suspects that the computers were stolen during the heavy rains that occurred on the night of the incident, while most members of the neighboring communities were asleep.
08:36
08:36

Two Arrested over Death of Man Whose Body was Found in Fish Pond in Bugiri

A detective privy to the investigations told URN on condition of anonymity that the arrest followed the recovery of clothes that were wrapped in a black plastic bag and dumped beside the fish pond. the eventual investigation established that the clothes belonged to one Steven Wabwire and John Kyomya.
18:12
18:12

Man Wanted Over his Father's Murder

It is reported that, Opendi stormed the home of his father, Otheino, located in Bugisu village, in Lwemba sub county of Bugiri district on Sunday night, accusing him of abandoning his younger siblings and choosing to marry another woman.
10:10
10:10

Man Kills Three Family Members, Lynched by Mob police spokesperson

The man identified as Shaban Mukhooli is reported to have killed his mother Suzanne Chebet, 60, his wife Jessica Nabbanja, 40, and his son Mutwalo Mukhooli, 6. He also injured his brother, Godfrey MukhoolI, who is now admitted to Bugiri General Hospital.
13:20
13:20

Man on the Run After Killing Wife deceased

Police in Busoga East have mounted a search for Moses Mukisi, a resident of Muterere East village, in Muterere sub county, Bugiri district, for allegedly strangling his wife to death. The victim has been identified as 30-year-old Rose Naigaga.
10:16
10:16

Bugiri Hospital Superintendent Interdicted Over Negligence

Obanga was interdicted on Saturday together with a gynecologist, Kenneth Muwanguzi, and the anesthetist, Robert Okumu by the Chief Administrative Officer Bugiri, Martin Kisule.
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