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15:19
15:19

Police Impound Stolen Vehicle At Malaba Border 2

Moses Johnson Mugwe, the Bukedi South Region police spokesperson, says that they received information from police headquarters in Kampala about a stolen car that was heading towards the Malaba border.
12:08
12:08

Police Impersonator Arrested In Busia 2

Charles Wanyama Hasuben, the Buhehe Sub-county LC 3 chairperson, says that the suspect deployed himself in the Sub-county on October 10, 2021. He explains that upon arrival at Buhehe police station, the suspect claimed that the Busia District Police Commander had deployed him.
14:01
14:01

Woman Arrested in Busia Over Child Trafficking 2

The suspect has been identified as Annet Zahra, a resident of Seme village in Buhehe sub-county. She is accused of kidnapping a 13 year old girl with intention to traffic the minor to an unknown destination in neighboring Kenya.
16:07
16:07

3rd Division Court Martial Sentences Eight Over Illegal Possession of Fire arms 2 3

Capt. Edrin Mawanda, the UPDF 3rd division Spokesperson, says the 3rd Division Court Martial Chairperson Col. Francis Kateraho convicted the accused on their own plea of guilty.
15:42
15:42

Residents Assault Two UMEME Field Officers For Disconnecting Their Meters 5

Isa Abdu, a resident of Kisenyi A village, says that they were surprised to see the UMEME officers disconnecting their meter boxes without clear reasons.
07:24
07:24

Elderly Man Commits Suicide Citing Pain Resulting From Illness 3

His wife, Betty Nabwire, says that Barasa has been suffering from tuberculosis-TB and swollen legs for the last 15 years. She says that Barasa has been complaining of excessive pain resulting from the illness.
16:19
16:19

Busia Woman in Trouble over Child Neglect 3 1

Her arrest comes after the neighbors got concerned about her locking the minors in the house leaving them without food, and on Sunday reported the matter to the village chairman who intervened and broke the house door to release the children.
17:02
17:02

Hundreds Flee Homes In Busia Over Illegal Power Connections 4

George Offiti, a resident of Arubaine village, says that he fled from his home after receiving a tip from his friends. Offiti explains that he applied for electricity three years ago in vain, which prompted him to tap power from his neighbour.
08:30
08:30

Police Arrest One in Connecttion to Death of An Unidentified Man 3

David Okwara, the Namayenje Village Defense Secretary, says that by the time of his death, the deceased was dressed in white pair of jeans trousers and a white shirt.
15:01
15:01

Former Sub-county Speaker, Two Others In Trouble Over Theft of Kenyan Motorcycle 2

Juma Ali Ramadhan, one of the residents, says that the suspects were trying to evade them but they went undercover and apprehended them.
08:29
08:29

Sub County Chief in Busia Arrested For Embezzlement of UGX 70M 2 2

Patrick Odong, the Masafu sub-county chief is accused of embezzling shillings 49 million that was meant to buy the land and construct the sub-county headquarters.
10:45
10:45

Busia Woman On the Run For Beating Own Children Into Coma 5

Rajab Mudibo Malaba, a resident of Solo B village, says that he pushed away Nambafu who was still assaulting the minors despite the heavy bleeding. Malaba says that he carried the minors who were unconscious and took them to Busia central police station where police entered a case of child abuse vide SD REF 68/09/08/2021.
15:31
15:31

A Family of 10 Homeless As Mob Demolishes Home, Torches Property 5 4

The mob raided the family of David Odoi, a resident of Liwira village in Sere Sub-county on Saturday last week accusing him of poisoning Dominic Owori, who is reportedly unconscious during a drinking spree.
07:30
07:30

UMEME Impersonator Arrested In Busia District 3

He was found registering as well extorting money from residents in villages of Asopotoit A, Sireka, Asopotoit B, Sikuda village all in Sikuda Sub-county of Busia district.
14:41
14:41

Animal Theft On The Rise In Buhehe Sub-county 6

Musa Nasihune, a resident of Buhuye village, says that has lost 8 cows that were stolen from his kraal within three weeks. “Thieves come at night when we are sleeping and place padlocks on our doors from outside. Even if you hear them taking cows, there is no way you can get out to rescue the animals,” said Nasihune.
07:42
07:42

Police Arrest Three Of Their Own For Robbing Kenyan Businessman 1

The trio was apprehended during a parade at Busia central police station on Wednesday on the orders of the acting Busia District Police Commander, Tony Odonkara
17:34
17:34

Village Chairman, Four Others Arrested Over Murder 5

Donosio Waswa, the LC 1 chairperson Asopotoit village says that he got the information about the death of his voter in the next village and called for police intervention.
14:41
14:41

Tororo Councilor On the Spot For Assualting Health Worker 4 4

According to Tinkasimire, he was heading to Rokon zone village in Awuyo parish of Iyolwa Sub-county to treat a patient when he found Osinde manning a roadblock together with several others.
11:20
11:20

Three UPDF Soldiers Arrested Over Extortion In Busia 5

Godfrey Masasa, a resident of Masaba Sub-county, says that the soldiers have been staging illegal roadblocks and sometimes conducting patrols where they would stop residents and ask for money.
08:25
08:25

Police Arrests Their Own, Another On Run For Alleged Human Trafficking 1 4

Mathew Tusubira, The Busia Deputy Resident District Commissioner, says that the duo is accused of trafficking six- 6 Congolese nationals from Kenya through Busia to Rwanda. Tusubira says that Wetaka escaped arrest on June 25th 2021 at the Uganda and Rwanda border in Katuna while attempting to traffic the six Congolese nationals.
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