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07:16
07:16

7 Congolese Fishermen Jailed In Buliisa For Illegal Entry

Court in Buliisa district has charged and remanded seven Congolese fishermen for illegal entry and possession of illegal fishing gears. Prosecution has it that the accused were found at Kabolwa landing site on the Ugandan side of Lake Albert in Buliisa district without proper travel documents.
10:15
10:15

Buliisa Park Manager Killed In Scuffle

The 28-year-old Bizibu was hit dead by a taxi door in a scuffle on Tuesday evening during the open market day.
13:21
13:21

Buliisa District Personnel Officer, Wife Injured In Arson Attack

Ibrahim Saiga, the Buliisa District Police Commander says that the couple was attacked at about 2am this morning.
09:32
09:32

5 Bodies Recovered from Lake Albert five dead

The bodies were retrieved from the lake on Tuesday afternoon after a long search by officers from the Police Marine Unit and Community members.
13:04
13:04

Life Jackets Ultimatum Issued As Five Go Missing on Lake Albert drowning accident

Saiga identifies those missing as brothers; Joseph Ssebale aged 18, Ziwa Batulumayo, 22, Godfrey Kiwanuka aged 21 and Peterson Mukasa 18.The four brothers had been sent by their mother, Aisha Nabukenya to collect her business merchandise from Sonsio landing site.
09:33
09:33

Six held Over NUSAF Funds

Ibrahim Saiga, the Buliisa district police commander says the suspects reportedly diverted 10.5 million shillings meant for the group to their personal use.
12:26
12:26

40 Displaced As Floods Wash Away Homes In Buliisa

More than 40 people in Butiaba Sub County in Buliisa district are living in the cold as a result of floods that washed away their homes.
14:34
14:34

Arrest of Presidential Aide Excites Fishermen illegal fishing

News of the arrest of Godfrey Mwijakubi, the presidential advisor on Bunyoro Affairs, has excited the fishing community on Lake Albert. Mwijakubi and four of his team members were arrested last week by the police professional standards unit and arraigned before court on charges ranging from abuse of office, intent to commit an offence and engaging in corrupt transactions.
10:49
10:49

Illegal Fishing Gear worth UGX 800 Million burnt 2

Illegal fishing gears worth 800 million shillings have been set a blaze by fisheries officials in Buliisa district.
13:47
13:47

Four Fishermen Drown In Lake Albert marine accidents

Four fishermen drowned in Lake Albert after their boat capsized following heavy winds on Wednesday night. The incident happened near Butiaba, the biggest landing site in Butiaba sub county Buliisa district.
11:04
11:04

Land Row Hampers Buliisa School Expansion Plans mp steven birahwa

Biiso War Memorial Secondary School in Biiso sub county Buliisa district is facing expansion hurdles after part of its land was allegedly grabbed by the Buliisa area Member of Parliament, Steven Mukitale Biraahwa.
13:23
13:23

Controversy Surrounds Ownership Of Buliisa Pastoralists' Land

Controversy is brewing over ownership of the land in Buliisa district, which was left behind by evicted pastoralists. This comes just two days after the land was officially handed over to the district land board.
10:45
10:45

Fisheries Law Enforcement Officials Accused Of Extortion

Fisheries law enforcement officials deployed on Lake Albert have been accused of extortion. As part of a campaign to rid the Ugandan waters of illegal fishing gears, the ministry of fisheries has deployed law enforcement officials on most of the lakes, including Lake Albert.
10:32
10:32

Buliisa District Land Board Takes Over Evicted Balaalo Land

Buliisa district land board is to take over a huge chunk of land that was left behind evicted Balalo Pastoralists, last year.
14:48
14:48

Buliisa Residents Demand Monthly Oil Allowance buliisa district 1

Residents in the oil rich Buliisa district want a monthly allowance from government as compensation for the likely negative effects associated with oil.
07:52
07:52

Over 50 Houses Face Demolition to pave way for Expansion of Buliisa-Wanseko Road

Over 50 commercial buildings in Bullisa town council and Wanseko landing site in Bullisa district have been earmarked for demolition to pave way for the expansion of Biiso-Buliisa-Wanseko road. The affected houses are within a radius of 25 meters close to the road.
09:40
09:40

Butiaba Landing Site Submerged in Floods heavy rains

Over 30 families in Pida A village Butiaba sub-county in the oil-rich Buliisa district are homeless after the area was submerged by floods.
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