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10:57
10:57

Police Arrest UPDF Imposters in Mbale City

According to police, the suspects were picked up on a tip-off from community members who became suspicious when they saw Kakala wearing a uniform belonging to the Local Defense Unit-LDU. Upon his arrest, Kakala led police to his accomplices.
17:12
17:12

High Cases of Insecurity Worry Mbale City Residents 6

In the past three months, unknown thugs have been robbing and injuring their victims causing fear. Mwanje, says that on a fateful evening of a Saturday last month, two men raiding on a motorcycle waylaid him along Nkonkojeru road and they started beating him together with his boda boda rider until they took the money that he had.
17:27
17:27

Security Guard In Custody For Killing Busitema University Student

According to Police, Kidasa allegedly shot Tumusiime dead on suspicion that he was a thief. He later abandoned his gun at his duty station at Tuni Hardware in Mbale city and fled the scene.
16:17
16:17

Museveni Lifts Curfew Restrictions On Boda-Boda 4 1 Top story

While presiding over the Uganda People’s Defense Forces Tarehe Sita celebrations today at Malukhu grounds in Mbale City, Museveni ordered that the bodaboda sector also operates normally starting February 7, 2022.
20:16
20:16

Three Fuel Vendors Perish in Mbale Fire, Another Hospitalized 1

The trio, all residents of Nakaloke in Mbale City died in a fire outbreak on Tuesday afternoon. Police says that the fire victims had stocked fuel in jerrycans in their house
07:57
07:57

Pastor in Police Custody for Impregnating Two Teenagers 2

According to Welishe, Wamoto disappeared with the 17-year-old girl last year and only returned after a long search. He says that they later discovered that she was cohabiting with the pastor, which prompted them to notify the police who arrested him.
07:38
07:38

Police Recovers Gun Stolen from Mbale FFU Commander, Arrest Two Suspects 1

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says that police traced for Safu in Mbale, Busia, and found him in Kona cell Osukuru Parish in Tororo District. He confessed having opened the vehicle and carried the bag containing the pistol and other items.
17:54
17:54

UPDF Vehicle Knocks Mbale Woman, Her Baby to Death 1

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says that they have opened inquiries vide file number Tar 403/2021 to establish the cause of the accident. He says that the deceased bodies are lying at Mbale City mortuary pending post-mortem.
14:30
14:30

Fire Razes Over 15 Spare-Part Shops in Mbale Garage 4 1

Yusuf Mugoya, the Information Secretary of St. Andrews cell where the garage is found suspects that the fire could have started from electricity. He says that the fire started shortly after the return of electricity that was off.
10:43
10:43

Four Arrested for Murder of Man over Woman in Namisindwa

According to police, the deceased was accused of having a love affairs with a wife of one of the suspects. Witnesses described to police how the suspects killed the deceased mercilessly even as he pleaded for his life.
14:54
14:54

Unknown Assailants Hack Bukwo Parish Chief to Death

According to police, the deceased fell in an ambush while responding to an alarm by his children who had sighted the attackers.
10:52
10:52

Police Opens Inquiries Into Death of Moroto Medic in Mbale Guest House 1

David Ouma, 57, a Principle Dispenser at Moroto Regional Referral Hospital was found dead in his guest room at Sayona guest house on Monday morning.
12:09
12:09

NDA Arrests Illegal Drug Dealers in Eastern Uganda 1 3

Officials of NDA also impounded assorted drugs worth shillings 130 million from private pharmacies and clinics in the Eastern part of the country.
10:52
10:52

Village Chairperson Thrown Out Of Office For Theft of Pig 2

Masaba is alleged to have stolen a pig belonging to Francis Welishe, the former area LC I chairperson of the same village last month.
10:24
10:24

Defilement Suspect Found Dead in Mbale Police Cell

He was arrested on Sunday over aggravated defilement and locked up at Busano police post where he is said to have committed suicide on Monday using his pair of trousers.
16:28
16:28

Four Family Members Perish in Mbale-Tororo Road Accident 1

The deceased include Woniye Bone,13 Mwaiyame Ivan 24, Mukwana Milton 12, Kakai Mutonyi 23 who died on spot and Nabaloyi Daisy 17, Mercy Mutonyi 14 who sustained injuries all residents of Busiu sub county in Mbale district.
08:55
08:55

LC 1 One Chairman, Five Others On The Run for Killing Own Brother Over Land police 1 2

David Kibosi, the officer in charge of Busano police station confirmed the manhunt for the suspects for their alleged involvement in the murder of their relative. He asked anyone with information on the whereabouts of the suspects to report to the police so that they face the law.
18:26
18:26

Mbale Clinic Found with Hospital Oxygen Cylinder, Closed 1 1

According to the task force members, the clinic has been closed to allow investigations in the theft of the oxygen cylinder to flow smoothly. Some members said that there are several complaints of sneaking patients out from the hospital to the same clinic where some of the patients end up dying.
17:50
17:50

Mbale Social Worker Arrested over Aggravated Defilement 2

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson told URN that Annet Bisikwa, the mother of the victim reported to Police that her daughter had been defiled by the health worker at the facility they had gone to seek for medical services, which led to his arrest.
15:15
15:15

Umeme Arrests 50 People for Power Theft in Mbale 3 1

Peter Kauju, the Umeme Cooperate Communications Manager said they will continue to crack down on all illegal power users until they minimize on the risks that are associated with power theft warning that power theft is against the law and those found will face the law.
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