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17:50
17:50

Hailstorm Destroys Homes, Farms in Namutumba District village 5 5

Milton Wagalya, a resident of Kisega village says that he lost one cow, two goats and a sheep, which has severely affected his daily income. Wagalya says that his rice garden was also submerged leaving him without any source of income.
07:57
07:57

Namutumba Man Arrested Over Life Threatening Leaflets police station 1 1

Esther Namwase told journalists that the leaflet that was dropped in her compound on Saturday night contained messages instructing her to vacate from the village within seven days.
13:26
13:26

Namutumba Residents Flock Health Insurance Scheme for Better Medical Care 7 1

Bukonte Community Health Insurance Scheme was started last year by Action Aid in partnership with Bukonte Health Center III, a Private Not for Profit-PNP health facility in Namutumba district. It has made access to good health care easier and affordable.
11:19
11:19

Namutumba Children Succumbed to Severe Malaria-DHO district 1 3

The Namutumba District Health Officer, James Kiirya says that they extracted 56 samples from children in the sub-counties of Mazuba and Bulange respectively, which had reported the highest number of fatal cases, but all of them tested positive for severe malaria.
08:31
08:31

Namutumba Parents Lose Children to Strange Illness health worker 3

According to Naiwumbwe, her grandchildren contracted the infection and started suffering persistent breakdowns within three days. She explained that the infected minors pass out urine contaminated with blood, develop uncontrolled pain in their private parts, lose appetite and experience dizziness.
12:32
12:32

Village Women Council Chairperson Kills Herself after Failing to Pay Loan suicide

The late Babirye borrowed money from the Mpolya-Bigele village saving group, where she was meant to clear the loan in six months but failed.
19:58
19:58

Namutumba Farmers Cut Mango Trees for Charcoal as Fruit Flies Ravage Gardens 1 3

Available information indicates that female fruit flies lay eggs under the skin of the mangoes, which hatch into larvae that feed in the decaying flesh of the crop. Infested fruits quickly rot and become inedible or drop on the ground, thus causing direct loss to the farmer.
11:20
11:20

Chairperson Killed in Suspected Ritual Sacrifice body

Aggrey Mulowozo, a family member says that Tulilaba left for the usual evening social meetings with his colleagues in the trading center but did not return home.
12:21
12:21

Senior Four Leaver Turns into Teacher for Entire Village COVID-19 2 6

Perusi Namugwere, a P 6 pupil at Kikalu primary school narrates that they neither received the educational materials distributed by the Ministry of Education nor have television at home to follow the lessons conducted on TV.
21:42
21:42

Namutumba Residents Nursing Teargas Related Injuries district 6 1

Farouk Bwiiso, one of the victims, says that a teargas canister landed at the entrance of his door on Saturday night, injured his right leg and damaged all his household items.
14:00
14:00

Mob Lynches Unidentified Woman for Attempted Motorcycle Theft Namutumba

It is alleged that when they reached a bushy area, the deceased hacked Mugabe in the back with a machete prompting him to raise alarm for help. Residents ganged up against the woman and stoned her to death.
11:13
11:13

Deaf Man Stabbed to Death in Namutumba murder

Famba hired Hamza Luka, a deaf man to guard his charcoal stall in exchange for food however, on Thursday morning at around 4:00 am, he realized that two charcoal bags were missing from his store.
15:37
15:37

Heavy Rains Devastate Parts of Namutumba District hailstorm 2

The most affected villages are Budebelo A, Budebelo B and Buduuba where more than 80 families lost crops and property.
18:30
18:30

Motorcycle Thief Lynched in Namutumba District Bugweri 1

According to the police, Muuswa was a wanted man who had stolen over 20 motorcycles from the districts of Namutumba, Iganga, Bugweri, Jinja, Pallisa, Kibuku and Budaka in two years.
13:34
13:34

Namutumba LC V Chairperson Succumbs to Covid-19 death 1 1

The deceased’s nephew, Hajji Siraji Gusongweire, who also doubles as the Namutumba District National Resistance Movement-NRM Chairperson, says his uncle was admitted two months ago with cardiac-related illness.
12:07
12:07

Namutumba Islamic Hospital needs UGX 400M to Start Operating Busoga 1 1 Top story

According to Muwanika, they have been searching for an investor to equip the hospital after trying to access support from the government in vain.
14:41
14:41

Teenager Shot by CID, Family Gets Threats victim 1 6

The victim’s brother says that they receive daily threats from unknown people who on several occasions attack them while at hospital, instructing them to settle the matters outside courts of law or risk losing their relative
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