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17:26
17:26

Inside Kibinika Slum Where Booze Took Over From Tea alcohol 8 4

Located at the lower end of Kifumbira, a bigger and more known slum that neighbours Mulago, Bukoto, Kamwokya and stretches all the way down to Kalerwe, Kibinika is full of activity with noise from the video shacks and bars that serve cheap local brew. Kibinika originated from an old woman who used to sell black tea in the area. The said woman had a huge kettle, ekibinika, which she used to boil water. She notes that at whatever time one came to her, there was always tea in her huge kettle.
13:28
13:28

Alcohol Consumption Threatens Livelihoods in Karamoja crude waragi

Distillers produce the gin in unhygienic conditions, by use of harmful chemicals that affect the consumers. So far, 15 cases of LC1 death over alcohol related diseases have been sighted in Moroto district according Mark Aol Musooka, the District Chairperson.
16:32
16:32

Waragi Destruction in Moroto Draws Mixed Reactions moroto district 3 1

Moroto Magistrate court order on the destruction of the local potent gin has received mixed reactions with some consumers welcoming the idea but dealers want their business spared.
15:01
15:01

Man Dies in Waragi Competition alcohol abuse

A man has died in Rakai after drinking three litres of waragi, an alcoholic gin. The man identified Mucunguzi (28) had claimed that he could drink the three litres of waragi and the crude alcohol would have no effect on him.
10:05
10:05

Students Able to Buy Alcohol Freely in Jinja alcohol abuse 3

The unregulated sale of alcohol to children under the age of 18 is causing concern in Jinja municipal council.
14:24
14:24

Tororo Guard Shoots Workemate to Death alcoholism

Police in Tororo Municipality are holding a security guard suspected of shooting to death his colleague. Emmanuel Oketch (30) was deployed by JAG Security Company at Uganda College of Commerce Tororo - UCC located in North Budama Sub County in Tororo district.
10:04
10:04

Jinja Grapples with Drug and Alcohol Abuse drug abuse 2

Allan Muluuya, a resident of Masese Village III says the rate of alcohol abuse in the area is alarming.
11:58
11:58

Two Killed Following Brawl at Drinking Joint alcohol abuse

He says that shortly after, Twinamasiko decided to go home but he was ambushed along the way and assaulted by some people still at large.
15:03
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Policeman Dies After Drinking Spree In Kotido alcoholism

Paul Opio died after drinking booze at Kanawat trading centre, several meters to the police post located off Abim-Kotido road.
17:30
17:30

Gulu District Wants All Sachet Alcohol Re-tested alcohol abuse 2

Some of the brands of alcohol packed in sachets include; Coffee Spirit, Beckham gin, Empire, X, London No 1, Tyson waragi, Good gin, Sunny waragi, Knock Out gin, Chocolate Spirit, Diplomat gin, Directors gin and Pandar gin among others.
15:10
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Man Drinks Self to Death alcohol abuse

A man who had been drinking for three days straight in Palenga Village, Gulu district, has been found dead in his house. His body was discovered by concerned neighbours.
18:31
18:31

Jinja Man Found Dead in His House drug abuse

Taddeo Mugulusi (35), a casual labourer in Jinja, was last seen alive on Saturday evening. Mugulusi was drinking heavily with friends near Kyabazinga stadium in Bugembe town council. His neighbours discovered his body on Tuesday afternoon at 1pm.
13:57
13:57

Mayuge Man Defiles Daughter, Charged with Incest alcohol abuse

Ayub Mayiliyana, a peasant in Walujjo village Malongo sub county in Mayuge district, allegedly committed the offence this morning, when he had carnal knowledge with his 13 – year – old daughter.
12:08
12:08

Kabale Adopts 4pm-10pm Drinking Hours for Bars alcohol consumption 2 2

Under the new by-law which came into effect May 2013, bars are not supposed to open before 4:00 pm and must close by 10:00 pm.
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Son Kills Mother over Old People's Cash in Moroto karamoja sub region 1

A man believed to be in 40’s is detained at Moroto Central Police Station for allegedly torturing his mother to death over money meant for the elderly in Moroto district.
08:14
08:14

Police Officer Jailed Over Reckless Driving alcohol abuse

Fort Portal Grade one magistrate’s court has remanded a police officer to Katoojo government prison on charges of reckless driving.
16:21
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Man Kills Wife in Jealous Fit domestic violence 1

A 20 year old man has been arrested for allegedly killing his wife in a jealous fit.
16:33
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Lamwo Women Head Homes As Men Become Drunkards alcohol abuse 2

Women are left to dig, provide for the family and even pay school fees for their children as men, particularly the youth, roam the villages and trading centres looking for where to drink from.
16:32
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Mbarara District Council Accused Of Failing To Regulate Alcohol alcohol ban

Biharwe town residents are unhappy with Mbarara district council for failing for failing to pass an ordinance on alcohol consumption.
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