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12:11
12:11

Mbale Turns to Private Garbage Collectors to Clean up City 1 5

Garbage has over the years piled up on various streets in Mbale town, now a city. The city currently generates over 180 tons of garbage on a daily basis.
11:21
11:21

Mbale Hospital Seeks Separate Ward for Fistula Patients 2

Acam also notes that the hospital also struggles with lack of sundries that are used in the management of fistula and that they also don’t have a specialized surgeon noting that they have to source for one from Kitovu Hospital, Soroti and Busitema Universities. Specialized Hospital.
17:23
17:23

Magyezi Intervenes in Sale of Former Nakaloke Town Council Land Row 2 3 Top story

In January last year, George Mwanika, the former Nakaloke town council NRM chairperson protested the sale of the land. He petitioned the Statehouse Anti-Corruption Unit on January 13th, 2020 complaining about the fraudulent sale of public citing the Town Council
09:31
09:31

Over 1500 Students to Benefit from UGX 6B Under Loan Scheme 1 2

Kizito said that money will mainly support students studying sciences, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. He said they decided to extend the application service application centers nearer to the students who need to continue with their education but cannot afford to pay for themselves.
16:12
16:12

Mbale Regional Referral Hospital Battling Blood Shortage 5 1

Dr. Emmanuel Tugaineyo, the Director of Mbale Regional Referral Hospital confirmed to URN last week that they were sourcing blood from Nakasero Blood Bank due to the shortage at the facility. He explained that the units of blood the hospital is getting from Mbale Regional Blood bank is inadequate to meet their needs.
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.
08:56
08:56

Mbale City Council Suspends Traffic on Potholed USMID Roads 1 3

Mugisu Hill and Nabuyonga Rise roads are part of the four roads that were constructed under the first phase of the World Bank-funded Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development (USMID) project. However, the roads developed cracks and huge potholes that made them impassable, less than two years after they were commissioned.
07:19
07:19

Mayor, Councilors Divided over Relocation of Mbale Division Headquarters 6 1

The Mayor has for two weeks single-handedly shifted his office to the former Nakaloke town council headquarters where he currently operates leaving other offices at the old Northern Division Headquarters. But a section of councillors accuses the mayor of not consulting them on the relocation of the office.
07:48
07:48

Court Dismisses Election Petitions Against Gogonyo, Namisindwa MPs 3

The two separate rulings were on Tuesday delivered by Mbale High Court Deputy Registrar James Mawanda Ereemye.
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.
09:48
09:48

Nabbanja to Order Forensic Audit into Mbale USMID Roads 1 4

Nabanjja, who moved with a copy of Red pepper that carried a story on the state of Nabuyonga Rise and Mugisu Hill roads in Mbale City Industrial and Northern City Divisions, said that she wanted to show the participants some of the shoddy works going on in the country including Mbale City, the host of the meeting.
17:45
17:45

Mbale City Transporters in Bitter Row Over Parking Space 5 1

The Taxi drivers under their umbrella Mbale Taxi Drivers, Conductors and Owners' Association accuse the proprietors of Express Transport Companies of parking along the streets and transporting passengers yet they are licensed as courier service providers.
16:03
16:03

Wanyoto Loses Mbale City Woman MP Petition 2 4 Top story

Justice Andrew Baishaija delivered the judgment in his ruling at Mbale High court on Thursday afternoon on grounds that Wanyoto had failed to show evidence that he won the highly contested polls.
12:34
12:34

Court Dismisses Petition Against Lutyeshe County MP 3 1

In his petition, Watenga accused Modoi of using someone’s academic documents to vie for election as MP. Watenga claimed that Modoi used the academic documents of Modoi Abdul Isaac for his nomination and subsequent election.
11:17
11:17

Two Mbale USMID Roads Waste Away Three Years After Commissioning 5 1

Abubakar Wafuba, a boda boda rider in Mbale city says that the bad state of the road has resulted into several accidents especially at the bridge because despite of Hakim Watenyeli, a resident of Mbale City blames the defects on the road on the negligence of duty by the authorities.
10:46
10:46

Election Petition: Court Dismisses Case Against Sironko Woman MP 4 1 Top story

“This court having found that the first respondent is the only daughter of Peter Wamala Kisiro with the names of Nambozo Florence Wamala who has Advanced Academic qualifications, it hereby confirms that the said Nambozo Florence Wamala is validly elected as the Woman Member of Parliament for Sironko District,” he said.
08:05
08:05

Three Kilometre Crack Tears Through Ten Sironko Villages 2

The most affected are Washango, Bumagaba, Simi, Salo, Bukilindya, Zamugogoni, Bunagudi, Zubugila, Gagali and Jamliko villages, all in Bukilindye parish.
10:32
10:32

Mbale's First Female Mayor 'Mourns' Lost Glory 4 2

Mbale's first female mayor says she gets disturbed by the near-constant presence of waste piling up on pavements and most places in a town once known for its cleanliness.
16:31
16:31

Nabakooba Summons Dott Services over Slow Works on Mbale USMID Roads 3 1

The minister’s visit to Mbale City follows public outcry especially from vendors who said that the slow progress of works on Cathedral and Naboa roads has made the roads impassable due to flooding caused by the ongoing rains.
13:32
13:32

Eastern Region Select Team Promises to Challenge Cranes 1 1

After four days of intensive training at Mbale municipal stadium, the Eastern region select head coach Awachango believes that his team is ready to compete to give the Uganda Cranes a good test.
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