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14:50
14:50

Bodies of Two Boys Retrieved from Kibimba Dam district

“My boys had gotten used to the classroom environment which kept them busy throughout the day, but since they are still in lower primary and are yet to return to school following the covid-19 lockdown restrictions, they had resorted to fishing as a means of making themselves productive,” their father says.
22:21
22:21

Bodies of Drowned Boys Retrieved in Bugiri After Two Day's Search resident

Police and residents mounted a search for the missing persons in vain until a herdsman who had taken his cattle to draw water noticed their bodies lying in the neighbouring well.
15:37
15:37

Amuriat Hospitalized After Being Pepper Sprayed police spokesperson

Amuriat was heading to Tororo district through Bugiri District when police officers intercepted him in Buwaya village and blocked him from proceeding with today's campaign program.
12:30
12:30

Kyagulanyi Arrested in Luuka village 1 Top story

He was picked up from Luuka district headquarters where he was addressing a mini-rally by a team of police officers led by Frank Mwesigwa, the Busoga and Bukedi Zonal commander overseeing the 2021 general elections.
17:04
17:04

Man Killed Over Suspected Infidelity police station

According to preliminary information, Ouma left for the funeral of his friend in Busia district on Monday evening but didn’t find his wife, Fanisi Nabwire at home upon his return. His five-year-old son reportedly told him that his mother had gone to the maize plantation with Siminyu.
09:02
09:02

Two Fishermen Drown in Lake Kimira deceased

James Mubi, the Busoga East Region Police spokesperson, says a team from the Police Marine Unit has been dispatched to retrieve the deceased’s bodies.
18:32
18:32

Two Women Injured In NRM Primaries In Bugiri district 1 Top story

Trouble started after the supporters of Ayub Kisubi and his rival, Zabura Mugara started accusing each other of ferrying nonvoters from other districts to illegally participate in the primaries.
13:24
13:24

Soldier Detained Over Fatal Shooting of Mother of Ten UPDF

The deceased was shot during Saturday's chaos which ensued following delayed declaration of results after the National Resistance movement-NRM primaries in Bugiri district.
20:33
20:33

Woman Killed as Security Battles Bugiri Voters NRM 1 Top story

According to our reporter, the voters decided to storm the police station after Bugiri District NRM party registrar to declare a winner between the incumbent, Agnes Taka Wejuli and Hadija Babi.
19:09
19:09

Taxi Drivers in Jinja Want Curfew Hours Adjusted transport 3 1

The Association says if the curfew commencement hour remains as it has been over the last two months, many of the operators are unlikely to make ends meet in terms of daily earnings. The driver's body says the commencement of curfew times as announced by the President limits them to one route per day.
13:07
13:07

Truck Drivers Decry Hostility from Highway Communities Iganga 1 3

The hostility, they say, started with an increase in the number of Coronavirus cases recorded among truck drivers, mainly those entering the country from Kenya and Tanzania. In recent weeks, more than 100 truck drivers have tested positive to the virus, driving cases of coronavirus in the country now 248.
12:42
12:42

Jinja Market Vendor Succumbs to Gunshot Wounds Bugiri 1 1 Top story

Evelyn Namulondo breathed her last this morning at Jinja Regional Referral Hospital where she was admitted in the emergence ward on Wednesday morning.
16:40
16:40

UMEME Unveils One Year Development Plan area 2 1

Babungi says the projects are aimed at boosting the country’s innovative youth who can best sustain their enterprises through constant power supply.
18:53
18:53

Boda boda Rider Arrested over Bugiri Sheikh Murder police station 1 1

Pamela Ajilong, the Busoga East regional CID who addressed journalists at their Iganga based regional headquarters on Monday evening says the rider is alleged to have transported the shooter from the crime scene under the cover of darkness.
14:28
14:28

Eyewitnesses Give Account of Deceased Imam Before He Was Shot Dead home 3 4

The deceased’s 10-year old child whose names have been withheld says that he accompanied Mutumba to purchase sugar from Iwemba trading centre and saw a man trailing them but mistook him for a guest. The child further states that the man who was clad in a black hood stood beside a tree but he eventually shot Mutumba twice and fled.
13:10
13:10

27 Bullets Recovered in Bugiri district

Ibrahim Bataasa, the Bugiri OC-CID who inspected the scene says that the ammunition shall be handed over to the police forensic department for further examination and assessment.
18:16
18:16

Stolen Operating Bed Recovered in Bugiri investigation 1 1

The bed valued at 18 million Shillings was recovered on Wednesday abandoned in a rented room in Buwunga Sub County, Jinja district. It was stolen last week by unknown people.
20:16
20:16

US Envoy Wants Children Mentored to Fight Gender Based Violence arrest 2 1

She was launching the annual 16 days of activism against Gender-based Violence at Waluwerere primary school in Bugiri district on Monday. The annual international campaign that kicks off on November 25, and runs until December 10, is used as an organizing strategy to call for the prevention and elimination of violence against women and girls.
15:22
15:22

Police Constable Commits Suicide after Killing Girl Friend village

Kasadha is said to have shot Namugisa twice in the head around 9:30pm on Sunday night before turning the gun on himself. An AK-47 rifle with 18 rounds of live ammunition was found besides the two lifeless bodies.
21:03
21:03

Kasiima Orders Traffic Officers to Inspect Tororo Cement Trucks accident 2 1

Kasiima told URN in an exclusive interview that he has instructed traffic police and the Inspector of vehicles to engage the management of Tororo Cement Industries to ensure that DMCs trucks and incompetent drivers are discontinued from the roads.
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