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13:41
13:41

Police Uses Live Bullets to Disperse Traders in Bududa Weekly Markets 5

Moses Luka, a trader condemned police for beating and arresting them, saying that the police cells where they are taking them are equally not safe in this period.
14:36
14:36

Two NRM Chairpersons Arrested for Confiscating National Voters Register Local Government 3

Apollo Wanasolo, the NRM Chairperson of Bunambatsu parish in Nakatsi Sub County was arrested alongside Augustine Kuloba, the chairman NRM in Nabusera village, allegedly confiscated the registers from Bukusechi and Buchunya primary school, where they had been displayed by the Electoral Commission.
12:16
12:16

Bududa Landslide Victims Thrown Out by Host Families 2 5

More than 120 victims have now established a camp in a piece of land which was donated by one of the residents in Luwambi cell, in Nangako Town Council after going through the same ordeal. They have built temporal shelters made of tarpaulins, with each small shelter accommodating between seven and 14 people sleeping on banana fibres and leaves as beddings.
18:23
18:23

Gov't Yet to Fulfill Pledge to Bududa Landslide Victims 2 2

The State Minister of Disaster Preparedness Musa Echweru said the government will give each of the survivors 500,000 shillings.
07:36
07:36

Pupil Wanted for Stabbing his Friend to Death Over Girl

The two are said to have clashed when the deceased confronted the suspect, whose identity has been withheld because he is a minor accusing him of dating his girlfriend. It is alleged that the suspect picked up a knife and stabbed the deceased in the chest during the ensuing brawl.
15:34
15:34

Two Charcoal Burners Found Dead in Mount Elgon National Park Bududa District

According to Police, Womona was last seen entering Mt Elgon national park on January 8th, 2020 with the aim of burning charcoal but didn't return home. This prompted his wife, Florence Womona to report to the LC 1 chairperson, Rogers Wetaka the disappearance of her husband.
09:17
09:17

Bududa District Chairperson Cautions Against Politicizing Relief Supply 4 2

Watira says that many people are taking advantage of the disasters to Bududa to hype their political interests. Some, Hijack items donated by the government and personalize them, he said, adding that several others claim that the items are sent to the area as a result of their lobbying.
16:23
16:23

Bududa Landslides: Body of LC I Chairperson, Son Retrieved After Three Weeks Search 1

The retrieval of the chairperson’s body and his son comes shortly after the district had just halted the process of looking for bodies of the people who were covered in the debris by the landslides and declared the place a mass grave.
08:38
08:38

Bududa Residents Complain Over Delayed Power Connections power consumption 2

According to Natala, he paid for a legal connection in January this year but nothing has been done yet he needs power.
12:36
12:36

Gov’t Admits Delayed Relocation of Landslide Victims Musa Ecweru 1 4

The Luseshe County Member of Parliament, Godfrey Watenga told Uganda Radio Network that as MPs from Bugisu region, they advised government to pay the affected people money so that they can relocate but it didn’t listen to them.
07:50
07:50

Bududa Landslides: 12 Bodies Recovered So Far 2 1 Top story

More than 30 people are feared to have been buried by the landslides. Last week, Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA deployed an excavator to help in the search for the bodies of the landslide victims believed to be trapped underground.
14:06
14:06

Delayed Relocation of Landslide Victims Angers Bududa District Leaders Moses Ali 2 5 Top story

Nambeshe however, says the Office of the Prime Minister abandoned the plan and procured land in Bunambutye Sub County in Bulambuli district to construct houses for the resettlement of the landslide victims.
16:57
16:57

Four More Bodies of Bududa Landslide Victims Recovered 1

On Saturday, Uganda National Roads Authority-UNRA dispersed an excavator to help the local people in the efforts of retrieving the bodies and have now retrieved more 4 bodies putting the number at 9.
13:41
13:41

Rescue Teams Struggling to Retrieve Bodies in Bududa Landslides 4 2

A heavy down pour caused multiple landslides in the villages of Namasa, Naposhi and shukururu in Bushika sub-county of Bududa district on Tuesday killing 4 people, injuring 5 and displacing over 6,000 others. So far, rescue teams have retrieved seven bodies while more than 30 people are still unaccounted for.
07:20
07:20

Bududa Landslides: 2 More Bodies Recovered, Over 30 Still Missing 1 4 Top story

Wilson Watira, the Bududa District LC V chairperson, says the tools being used to search for the bodies are inadequate.
17:29
17:29

More than 30 People Feared Dead in Fresh Bududa Mudslide Eastern Uganda 1 1 Top story

Gerald Fungo, the chairman of Bumasa Village says that a number of people are still buried in the soggy ground, and can hardly be accessed due to the shortage of personnel and equipment. The tragedy follows a heavy downpour that lasted up to five hours, on Tuesday.
16:51
16:51

Bududa Residents Miss Out on Second Dose of Cholera Vaccine Health Officer 2

Jenifer Wangusi, a resident of Bulucheke Sub County wonders how government does its work. She says most of the programs that are meant to help the public are not taken serious.
13:38
13:38

Bugisu Farmers Oppose Coffee Bill 4 2

While appearing before the parliamentary committee on Agriculture during consultations of stake holders on the bill on Tuesday, farmers from Sironko and Bududa districts rejected the idea of individual registration and said that this can be done through their cooperative societies.
13:24
13:24

Namisindwa Man Found Dead in Mount Elgon National Park John Robert Tukei

John Robert Tukei, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says the deceased’s relatives first picked his body from the crime scene before reporting to police. He said inquiries into the matter are ongoing.
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