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19:58
19:58

Namutumba Farmers Cut Mango Trees for Charcoal as Fruit Flies Ravage Gardens 3 1

Available information indicates that female fruit flies lay eggs under the skin of the mangoes, which hatch into larvae that feed in the decaying flesh of the crop. Infested fruits quickly rot and become inedible or drop on the ground, thus causing direct loss to the farmer.
11:20
11:20

Chairperson Killed in Suspected Ritual Sacrifice body

Aggrey Mulowozo, a family member says that Tulilaba left for the usual evening social meetings with his colleagues in the trading center but did not return home.
12:21
12:21

Senior Four Leaver Turns into Teacher for Entire Village COVID-19 6 2

Perusi Namugwere, a P 6 pupil at Kikalu primary school narrates that they neither received the educational materials distributed by the Ministry of Education nor have television at home to follow the lessons conducted on TV.
21:42
21:42

Namutumba Residents Nursing Teargas Related Injuries district 6 1

Farouk Bwiiso, one of the victims, says that a teargas canister landed at the entrance of his door on Saturday night, injured his right leg and damaged all his household items.
14:00
14:00

Mob Lynches Unidentified Woman for Attempted Motorcycle Theft Namutumba

It is alleged that when they reached a bushy area, the deceased hacked Mugabe in the back with a machete prompting him to raise alarm for help. Residents ganged up against the woman and stoned her to death.
11:13
11:13

Deaf Man Stabbed to Death in Namutumba murder

Famba hired Hamza Luka, a deaf man to guard his charcoal stall in exchange for food however, on Thursday morning at around 4:00 am, he realized that two charcoal bags were missing from his store.
15:37
15:37

Heavy Rains Devastate Parts of Namutumba District hailstorm 2

The most affected villages are Budebelo A, Budebelo B and Buduuba where more than 80 families lost crops and property.
18:30
18:30

Motorcycle Thief Lynched in Namutumba District Bugweri 1

According to the police, Muuswa was a wanted man who had stolen over 20 motorcycles from the districts of Namutumba, Iganga, Bugweri, Jinja, Pallisa, Kibuku and Budaka in two years.
13:34
13:34

Namutumba LC V Chairperson Succumbs to Covid-19 death 1 1

The deceased’s nephew, Hajji Siraji Gusongweire, who also doubles as the Namutumba District National Resistance Movement-NRM Chairperson, says his uncle was admitted two months ago with cardiac-related illness.
12:07
12:07

Namutumba Islamic Hospital needs UGX 400M to Start Operating Busoga 1 1 Top story

According to Muwanika, they have been searching for an investor to equip the hospital after trying to access support from the government in vain.
14:41
14:41

Teenager Shot by CID, Family Gets Threats victim 6 1

The victim’s brother says that they receive daily threats from unknown people who on several occasions attack them while at hospital, instructing them to settle the matters outside courts of law or risk losing their relative
14:40
14:40

Violence Dominates Aftermath of NRM Primaries in Namutumba district 3 1

Supporters of the incumbent Busiki County MP Paul Akamba and the winner of the constituency flag for the same position, Fred Kasisa are accusing each other of orchestrating the violence that has left scores injured.
07:29
07:29

Two Children in Namutumba Die from Suspected Poisoning resident 1

James Mubi, the Busoga East police spokesperson confirms the incident adding that the post-mortem reports indicate that, the deceased succumbed to food poisoning.
10:30
10:30

20-Year-Old Woman Loses Sight after Drug Reaction resident 2 2

According to a medical report obtained from Jinja Regional Referral Hospital where Ntono was admitted for the past eight weeks, she suffered a Steven Johnson syndrome, a serious disorder of the skin and mucous membranes, that usually occurs as a reaction to a medication or an infection.
16:32
16:32

EC Officials Arrested over Registering Non Residents police station

The suspects include; Grace Zilete, the sub county supervisor of Magada and Sharon Namaganda, the parish supervisor of Kategele.
16:29
16:29

Six Perish in Namutumba Accident Iganga 1

According to eye witnesses, a speeding commuter taxi registration number, UBE 687L burst it's tyres along Buyange village in Magada sub-county, Namutumba district and overturned several times.
08:50
08:50

School Guard Arrested for Injuring Student

Byamugisha, who is currently detained at Namutumba central police station, claims that the incident was a case of mistaken identity.
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