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Gabriel Mukisa

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09:32
09:32

Man in Busia Strangles Friend to Death over UGX 1000 3

Julius Wafula, a resident of Mbehenyi village in Masaba sub-county is accused of strangling to death Fredrick Wekesa, a resident of Muwenjere village in Masaba sub-county on Thursday at Mbehenyi trading centre.
11:10
11:10

Floods Cut Off Major Bridges in Busia District 2 4

On Wednesday, River Solo burst its banks and swept part of Solo Bridge while Nakhola Bridge was flooded by the water from part of River Malaba.
11:53
11:53

Truck Pile-Up Eases at Uganda-Kenya Border as Clearance Intensifies 1 5 Top story

As part of the change in policy, truckers were supposed to undergo mandatory COVID-19 testing which sparked a protest from drivers who parked their vehicles and blocked off the roads demanding that Uganda streamline its COVID-19 testing protocols in line with other EAC countries. The Drivers were charged 100,000 Shillings or 30 US Dollars for each test.
10:00
10:00

Bugwe Cultural Institution Launches Education Fund to Support Vulnerable Children 4

Arafat Egesa, the deputy premier in Obwene’ngo Bwabugwe says that the program aims at supporting the education of children who fail to proceed to the next level of education due to financial constraints amongst parents after they performed well in their final examinations.
20:45
20:45

Busia Boda Boda Elections Suspended over Irregularities 4

According to the union, most of the voters who turned up for the elections were reportedly non-members who had illegal boda-boda identity cards. The cards were allegedly issued by George Byansi, one of the contestants for Busia municipality.
11:26
11:26

Busia Municipal Council Evicts Street Vendors 5

Vincent Okurut, the Busia Town Clerk says that they are evicting street vendors in the town to restore trade orders within the central business district. He said they want all traders to occupy the gazetted markets.
13:54
13:54

Man Dies In The Bush While Cheating With Married Woman 3

The deceased’s brother, Patrick Bwire, says that he received a phone call from his friends informing him about his brother’s demise.