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15:26
15:26

UWA to Erect Electric Fence Around Murchison Falls National Park stray animals 1 3

This follows numerous complaints filed by residents of Buliisa district settling adjacent to the National Park against the invasion of wild animals including elephants, Baboons, and Buffaloes into the community to cause havoc.
17:18
17:18

Gov’t Commissions UGX 1.2 Bn Butiaba Health Center III health services 3 3

While commissioning the new health facility on Friday evening, Robinah Nabbanja, the prime minister of Uganda tasked health workers at the facility to effectively and promptly avail appropriate health service delivery to the area residents.
12:47
12:47

Thugs Steal Lightning Arresters From Biiso Health Center IV 1

A nurse at the health facility who spoke to URN on condition of anonymity explained that, it is not known how the thugs accessed the school to steal the lightning arresters yet the facility is fenced and have got askaris.
14:23
14:23

Climate Change: Bagungu Communities Feel Neglected by Government 4 Top story

The families were displaced when floods submerged their homes in 2020 and destroyed property valued at millions of shillings at various landing sites. The floods swept through villages, farms and towns after the Lake Albert water rose to abnormal levels arising from the intense rains in the country that year.
12:00
12:00

Buliisa Flood Victims Renew Calls for Compensation, Resettlement 3 4

In 2020, more than 3,500 families in Buliisa were displaced after floods submerged their homes and destroyed property worth millions of shillings at various landing sites.
08:53
08:53

More Than a Year Later, Bagungu Farmers Seek Justice over Elephant Destruction 6 1

Kamanyire says she went through the processes of reporting and filing her claim to the authorities through the local councils, the district agriculture office, the government valuer, up to the Uganda Wildlife Office at Paraa Town in Nwoya District north of the lake.
17:04
17:04

Crocodile Mauls 15-Year-old Boy in Buliisa Lake Albert

According to reports, Byamani and three friends went to fetch water when a crocodile suddenly emerged from the lake and seized him. His friends rushed back home, screaming for help, and alerted residents about the crocodile attack on their friend.
12:19
12:19

Suspected FMD Cases Reported in Buliisa cows 1

Dr. Rashid Mubiru, the Buliisa District Veterinary Officer, reported that the symptoms were observed last week by farmers who noticed signs such as fever, depression, loss of appetite, weight loss, shivering, sores and blisters on the animals' feet, and hypersalivation, among others.
11:46
11:46

Armed Thugs Rob UGX 2.5M from Businesswoman Armed Robbers 1

Musa Asaba, the LCIII Chairperson for the Butiaba sub-county, said that area residents are living in fear following the attack by the armed robbers. He urged security agencies to investigate the matter thoroughly and guarantee the safety of area residents.
14:41
14:41

Man Drowns in Lake Albert During Sunday Tour swimming 1

Musa Asaba, the Butiaba Town Council LCIII Chairperson, told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Monday morning that area residents were alerted when Twinamatsiko's friends failed to locate him while he was in the lake.
15:16
15:16

Stray Elephant Kills 75-year-old Man in Buliisa death 2

The deceased has been identified as Mogo Ungyera, a resident of Waiga village in Bugana Parish. He was attacked on Sunday evening when the elephant strayed from the Murchison Falls National Park into his tobacco Nursery Bed.
14:06
14:06

Robbers Break into Biiso Town Council Offices Thugs 1

Peter Oketch, the Biiso town Council LCIII Chairperson says the town council is yet to recruit a guard to guard their premises, so at the time the thugs raided the area, there was no one guarding the premises.
16:12
16:12

Two Wanted for Alleged Rape woman 1

Teogras Muhingo, the officer in charge of criminal investigations-OC CID at Biiso police station told URN in an interview that the suspects have since vanished from the village and the hunt is on for them.
14:44
14:44

Buliisa Flood Victims Renew Calls for Resettlement 2 3

The floods displaced thousands of people in Butiaba and Kigwera Sub counties and Butiaba town council in Buliisa district since March 2020.
14:57
14:57

Stray Elephants Invade Buliisa Villages garden crops 1 3

More than twenty elephants from Murchison falls national park strayed into Bugana, Kicoke, and Nganzi villages in Bugana sub-county on Wednesday night and destroyed several acres of cassava, maize, beans, sorghum, and banana plantations among others.
19:05
19:05

Buliisa Road Accident Claims Four Lives 1

Waaki village Chairperson Geofrey Okumu says the trailer failed to negotiate the sharp corner on the bridge due to overspeeding and swerved off the road, from where it rammed into a motorcycle killing the rider and another pedestrian.
13:02
13:02

22 Food Poisoning Victims in Buliisa Discharged patients

The patients that included 19 children and three adults were on Wednesday rushed to the health facility after they were served food suspected to have been laced with poison.
19:29
19:29

22 Hospitalized after Eating Toxic Food in Buliisa food poisoning

The patients including 19 children,2 women and a man whose particulars were not readily available by press time were rushed to the health facility on Wednesday night after they were served with food suspected to have been laced with poison.
14:38
14:38

Assailants Strangle Buliisa Man to Death murder

Musa Asaba, the LC III Chairperson of Butiaba town council told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that passersby found Derick’s lifeless body in a nearby bush in Boma cell at around 12 pm Wednesday and immediately informed the area leaders.
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