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07:22
07:22

Bukedea LC V Chairman Arrested Over Christmas Murder RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 1 1 Top story

Unknown people hacked Opolot to death at his residence in Akunyuko Village in Kachumbala Sub County on Christmas last year.
12:46
12:46

Police Investigate Their Own Over Death of Suspects in Bukedea RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 1 1

The investigations follow a postmortem report from Mbale Regional Referral Hospital that indicated that Joseph Okwalinga alias Golola and Michael Ojakol died due injuries inflicted on them. The duo died in two separate incidents on January 1, 2022.
07:47
07:47

One Person Hacked To Death During Christmas Celebrations In Bukedea RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 1

Ageca says that unknown assailants armed with machetes attacked Opolot while he was seated in his compound. The assailants reportedly cut Opolot on the back, neck and the jaw with a panga before disappearing
10:31
10:31

UPDF Gun Recovered in Bukedea Robbery RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 2 1

The recovered items that were displayed on October 23rd include a gun, two magazines, three sets of army uniforms, two pairs of warm suits and an army bag.
14:19
14:19

Police Officer Demoted, Suspended for Aiding Cattle Theft in Bukedea theft of naads hoes 1 1 Top story

The officer was arrested last week when residents allegedly found him guarding thieves loading stolen cattle at night. Elwanu is said to have abandoned the counter, where he was deployed at night to help unknown men steal cattle at Okolimeri Village in Bukedea Sub County.
11:30
11:30

Bukedea Residents Plead with Security Heads Over Cattle Theft RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 3 1

Vincent Emalu, another resident in Bukedea Town Council, says that the insecurity escalating cattle theft in the district is caused by the overstay of some police officers. He says that some of the police officers who have joined hands with wrong elements in the district have been cancelling their transfers.
17:33
17:33

District Health Educator Arrested for Swindling COVID-19 Funds covid-19 cash 1 3

Preliminary investigations indicate that Ekou asked VHTs to sign a payment voucher reading 150,000 Shillings but only gave them 97,000 Shillings or less. Most of the affected VHTs are from Kachumbala County in the sub counties of Aligoi, Kachumbala, Kamuge and Kongunga, among others.
11:06
11:06

Bukedea Stores Manager in Trouble Over Missing NAADs Hoes theft of naads hoes 1 1

Geoffrey Okiswa, the Resident District Commissioner of Bukedea says the officer was arrested because of professional negligence and laziness. He says that the district received 103, 600 hoes from NAADs Secretariat which were distributed across the district. Okiswa says Aligoi was the last sub county to receive hoes when a deficit of hoes realized.
21:56
21:56

Bukedea Authorities Restrict Funeral Services to 30 Minutes RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 1 1

The strict guidelines follow violation of presidential guidelines on burials with communities reverting to large gatherings for the burial of their loved ones. According to the Presidential guidelines, burials are limited to only 20 people with strict adherence to the Standard Operating Procedures.
14:42
14:42

Bukedea Suspends Services at Holly Innocent Medical Centre Bukedea District 1 1

Okiswa notes that the death of a COVID-19 patient at the private health facility has reawakened the team to monitor the activities and services offered to the community.
08:05
08:05

Serere Security Team Issues Tight Guidelines to Politicians NRM Primaries 1 1

During the meeting, some of the candidates raised complaints of unfair treatment by law enforcement officers while favoring their rivals.
12:47
12:47

Fisheries Protection Unit Accused of Aiding Illegal Fishing in Serere Law Enforcement 1 2

Illegal fishing activities are on the rise in Serere due to the alleged collusion between FPU and the fishing communities.
15:09
15:09

Fisheries Police Shoot Fishmonger in Serere RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 1 1

Tom Ejigu was shot in the leg while carrying fish on his motorcycle along Ochapa Road, according to a police officer in Serere who spoke on condition of anonymity.
12:37
12:37

Illegal Fishing on the Rise in Teso Lake Kyoga 3 1

James Orono, a fisherman in Iruko Landing Site, Kadungulu Sub County in Serere district, says people have gone back to the lake because of the biting poverty.
16:23
16:23

Serere Struggling to Manage COVID-19 Response without Transport RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 1 2 Top story

According to Okiswa, the most reliable means of transport has been Boda-bodas, which he notes only operate with permission from his office to handle emergencies.
11:17
11:17

UPDF Investigates Impostors RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 1 2 Top story

Geoffrey Okiswa, the Serere Resident District Commissioner, says that Elegu has been working together with John Oryada who is still at large. Okiswa explains that Elegu revealed that he is a veteran while Oryada is a serving officer currently undergoing training at Lugazi.
10:43
10:43

500 Fishing Gears Burnt in Serere RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 1 1

The operations started on Sunday, forcing several residents to flee their villages due to fear of being arrested. Some residents have not yet returned to their homes even after the operations in their respective areas and landing sites.
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