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18:52
18:52

NRM's Unfulfilled Promises Give Opposition Hope in Mbale - Elgon Region 8 1

Hamza Wamono, Executive Director of Bugisu NGO Forum says many Gishu NRM flag bearers are disassociating themselves from campaigning for President Museveni because of the voters who are bitter with the NRM government.
07:57
07:57

Inzu Ya Masaba Installs New Cultural Leader as Mushikori’s Mourning Rituals Begin 1 4 Top story

Mathias Nabuteri, the Deputy Prime Minister and in charge of the Umukuka’s Protocol, says the installation of the new leader was necessary since there are functions, which can only be presided over by the Umukuka. He says Wagabyalire now awaits the official coronation that will happen after the burial of his predecessor.
08:09
08:09

Bamasaba Rooting for State Burial for Deceased Umukuka 1 2 Top story

Mathias Nabutele, the Deputy Prime Minister in Inzu Ya Masaba and the in-charge of the Umukuka’s protocol told Bamasaba in the diaspora during their virtual vigil over the weekend that plans are under way to see that the late Umukuka is accorded a state burial.
16:18
16:18

Outgoing Umukuka Bob Mushikori Dead 1 Top story

Emma Bwayo, the State Minister for Cooperatives, Production and Marketing in Inzu Ya Masaba confirmed Mushikori’s death, saying he is waiting for his colleagues to arrive and take the body to Mbale Regional Referral Hospital.
15:23
15:23

Tropical Bank Set to Close Mbale, Mbarara Branches 1

“With reference to your letter Ref:TBL/ED/72/20 dated 24th November 2020 on the above caption, We hereby convey Bank of Uganda approval of the request by Tropical Bank to permanently close Mbale and Mbarara branches by 31st January/2021” the letter reads in part adding that the central bank when the process of closure is complete.
18:58
18:58

High-risk Mbale Never Got Gov't Masks, Even RDC Wonders Why 3

Ahmed Sebutinde, a truck driver in Mbale City says that government Promised to give all citizens face masks to curb the spread of the Covid-9 but they kept on waiting in vain. He said that anyone who puts on government face masks in Mbale City is probably not a native of the area.
07:04
07:04

Muntu Promises Better Housing for Mbale City 1 2 Top story

Mbale is one of the cities that has a huge challenge of slums. Prior to going to his campaign venue, Muntu went through Namatala Ward, one of the biggest slum areas in Mbale City.
15:50
15:50

Plan ‘B’ Not Necessary-Mugisha Muntu 2 1

Muntu, who is currently campaigning in Bugisu region, says they don’t need plan B to oust Museveni from power but need to change the mindset of Ugandans about the incumbent regime.
10:20
10:20

DPP Set to Free 220 Remand Inmates Over Lack of Substantive Evidence 2 3

According to Abodo, a review of 2556 case files showed that the 220 cases don’t deserve to be in the system due to lack of enough evidence against the accused persons. 552 of the case files reviewed were from Masaka, 466 Kampala, 338 Jinja and 1200 from Mbarara district.
10:15
10:15

Police Blocks Mao from Campaigning in Mbale, Teargasses Supporters 2 2

Mao promised that his government will ensure a proper resettlement plan to combat the increasing cases of people dying as a result in landslides in Bugisu sub region through setting up a national disaster and land fund.
06:59
06:59

Police Warns Against Processions As Kyagulanyi Heads to Manafwa, Bududa Uganda Police Force 4

Jafari Magyezi, the Bududa District Police Commander, said no procession will be allowed to accompany Kyagulanyi in compliance with the Standard Operating Procedures issued by the Health Ministry to stop the spread of the Corona Virus Disease-COVID-19.
18:51
18:51

Museveni Asks Bugisu Leaders to Desist From Sectarianism. Yoweri Museveni 2

According to Museveni, leaders should look at how people can perform and avoid knowing where they come from before serving them with their needs.
11:42
11:42

Big League Side Mbale Heroes FC Unveils Pritchard as New Head Coach 2 1

Prichard will now work with former Mbale heroes and Express FC player Bobic Odowa as his first assistant. He comes to Mbale heroes after serving at Kasese New Villa, Kigezi Home Boys and the Rwenzori province in the FUFA drum tournament.
10:41
10:41

Bugisu Sub Region to Receive Over Shs9 Billion for Emyoga. Presidential Race 1

The Manafwa RDC asked members to desist from using the money in reckless ventures like buying phones, marrying wives and others since this is a revolving fund aimed at assisting other beneficiaries
19:48
19:48

Kalembe Fails to Show up for Campaigns in Mbale 1 3

Jose Muhooli, a resident Mbale town said that being the only woman candidate in the race, he wanted to hear from her the promises she has always promised to mother the country.
06:43
06:43

Pictorial: Teargas Rocks Mbale City as Police Battle Kyagulanyi's Supporters Uganda Police Force 9

Heavily armed police officers spent the entire day pursuing Kyagulanyi ‘s supporters who were eager to receive him all over the city.
16:10
16:10

Vendors In Brisk Business Selling NUP T-shirts Ahead of Kyagulanyi Campaign in Mbale

Ritah Nafuna, another vendor told our reporter that she had sold 150 t-shirts at Shillings 10,000 each, something she said will help her cater for her family needs. She asked the government not to hound them but rather identify priority areas for the youths to make a decent living.
11:57
11:57

Heavy Deployment in Mbale City Ahead of Kyagulanyi’s Campaign 1 Top story

This morning, a team of police officers led by Arafat Kato, the Officer in Charge of Mbale Central Police Station set up several roadblocks on all major roads leading to the Central Business District.
16:55
16:55

Tear Gas as Amuriat Passes Through Mbale, Bukedea for Manifesto Launch in Soroti 2 1

Armoured Police vehicles deployed along Mbale-Tirinyi Road to wait for Amuriat who was expected to make a stopover in Mbale town. The deployment was meant to stop Amuriat and his supporters from passing through Mbale Central Business District.
15:17
15:17

3 Siblings Suffocate to Death in Mbale, One Hospitalized 1 4

Police have identified the deceased as Prosper Watyekele (8), Promise Bukoma (6) and Robinah Watemba 1 and half years. The one admitted is 15-year-old Namakoye.
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