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09:48
09:48

Mbale District Receives 22 Motorcycles for COVID -19 Surveillance 4 2

Mbale District Health Officer Dr Jonathan Wangisi says the motorcycles have been given to all health center III’s in the district which help in charges and the surveillance teams to monitor and immediately report any case of the Coronavirus (COVID -19).
15:01
15:01

Mbale Covid-19 Suspects Released for Self Quarantine 1

A health worker at the facility who preferred anonymity says that after the samples of the suspected victims were taken, they were told to return home and self-quarantine. The Mbale District Health Officer, Jonathan Wangusi said they were acting according to the ministry of health guidelines.
10:46
10:46

Two Children Drown in Septic Tank 4

According to residents, the children disappeared from home around 1:00PM on Tuesday only to be found floating in a septic tank under the construction in Kisenyi cell in Nabuyonga Ward in the evening
06:53
06:53

Bugisu Ill Prepared to Handle COVID19 Outbreak–DHOs 3

Mbale Regional Referral Hospital, which hosts the isolation center that serves Bugisu, Bukedi and Sebei regions, has no single infrared temperature gauge equipment.
17:24
17:24

Two COVID-19 Suspects Quarantined in Mbale 1 2 Top story

Dr. Jonathan Wangusi, the Mbale District Health Officer, said many suspected Corona virus cases are entering Uganda from Kenya and Dubai.
07:17
07:17

COVID19: Mbale Hospital Medical Interns Strike Over Absence of Preventive Gear Hospital Management 2 1

Dr. Romeo Aupale Okidi, the Vice President Uganda Federation of Medical Interns told our reporter that medical interns are working under very deplorable conditions that endanger their lives. He says they resolved to have a sit down strike starting Monday until the hospital provides them with the necessary equipment that can protect them from contracting the disease.
10:18
10:18

Police Impounds 100 Vehicles in Mbale for Defaulting Express Penalty Scheme 2

The operation mainly affected taxi operators who were transporting learners from schools following the presidential directive on coronavirus.
19:23
19:23

Police Deploys Heavily on Porous Routes in Busia District 3 1

Eriya Elepot, the Busia district Police Commander says that they realized many people have been passing through the porous routes at the border a thing that humpers the screening of covid-19 at the main entrance.
17:58
17:58

Radio Stations Broadcast Juma Prayers in Mbale 4

At Islamic University in Uganda mosque which serves a population of over 1,000 people both students and the outside communities, the Khutuba was conducted both online and on IUIU FM a University-based radio station.
18:10
18:10

Covid19: IUIU Students to Study Online 1 5

In a memo issued to students during their congress on Thursday, Dr. Abdul Kaziba Mpaata, the Vice Rector In charge of Finance and Administration at IUIU, said students will be released this Friday and will receive their remaining lectures for this semester online.
02:00
02:00

President Museveni Calls for Women Economic Empowerment to Fight GBV 1 5

While speaking at the International Women’s Day Celebrations on Sunday at Mbale District Head Quarters, Museveni said that there only way of ending GBV in society is by ensuring women are economically empowered and emancipated such that they may stop depending on their husbands who subject them to torture.
19:09
19:09

Sewerage Spillage Paralyses Business in Mbale Town 5 1

The sewage has created a pool of water which flows inside the taxi and the bus parks posing a danger to the lives of people operating in the area.
21:07
21:07

Heavy Rains Destroy Property in Kikindu Market 2 2

The rains which lasted for over three hours on Wednesday resulted in flooding of shops, kiosks and stalls leaving vendors counting losses.
08:52
08:52

Live Bullets, Tear Gas Rock IUIU as People Power Supporter Wins Guild Polls Guild President 3 8 Top story

Police fired teargas and live bullets as the students burst in celebrations chanting the People power slogan following Welunga’s victory.
11:08
11:08

Farmer Groups in Mbale Get Tractors to Boost Commercial Farming 2 1

While handing over the tractors to beneficiaries on Thursday at the Mbale district headquarters, Gorge Wanakina the Mbale District Production Officer said the purpose of donating the tractors is to improve on agricultural mechanization and to promote commercial farming.
14:39
14:39

Another Fire Guts Nakaloke Islamic School Dormitory 1 Top story

According to students and residents, the fire started around 6:00am this morning from one of the dormitories near Nakaloke Center Mosque, which is under construction.
11:35
11:35

Gov't Starts Second Phase of Relocating Landslide Victims 3 5

In the second phase, 136 families will be relocated within a space of two weeks according to Rose Nakabugo, the Assistant Commissioner in Charge of Disaster Preparedness and Management.
07:59
07:59

Occupants of Custodian Board Building Protest Eviction

Simon Mugusha, a tenant under the Custodian Board told URN that they have never received any eviction notice and were surprised by the eviction.
21:37
21:37

Convict Shot Dead While Escaping from Maluku Prisons

Gimoyi Mugoya ,20, was shot dead on Friday while trying to escape from the facility
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