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15:07
15:07

Security Stepped Up At Border Points in Eastern Uganda 4 1

The Elgon region Police Spokesperson, Rogers Taitika, said they have stepped up security at the border to ensure no one enters the country illegally.
08:31
08:31

Kenyan Gov’t Repatriates 32 Karamojong Girls 4 3 Top story

Robert Muwazi, the in-charge of Immigration at Busia one-stop border post says that their Kenyan counterparts handed over the returnees on Thursday at the border. He says that the girls were trafficked to Kenya through the porous border.
07:18
07:18

Busia District COVID-19 Taskforce Suspends Ugandan Children Crossing to Kenya for Studies boarding school 7 2 Top story

John Rex Aachila, the Busia Resident District Commissioner-RDC, says that the decision is to ensure strict implementation of presidential directives to contain the second wave of coronavirus.
12:31
12:31

Busia LC V Chairman Raises Concern Over Sorry State of Police Station 2

According to Wandera, the police station, which was built in the late 1930s, operates in dilapidated buildings with a leaking roof while the officers sleep in grass-thatched houses.
17:06
17:06

Relatives of NUP Exiles Storm Busia RDC’s Office 1 4

Their flight follows the sighting of 'drones' in Busia and at their homes in the wake of recent security operations in some parts of the country like Kampala and Wakiso where some NUP leaders and supporters were reportedly abducted by security operatives using numberless 'drone' vans with many not released to date.
15:35
15:35

Police In Busia Impounds A Suspected Stolen Car 1 3

Mangeni Wacha, the Solo A village LC I Chairperson, says that he received a phone call from one of the residents notifying him about an abandoned car.
09:19
09:19

CCTV Cameras Installed in Luweero Town Council, Busia Police 6 2

The installation is part of the countrywide plans to install surveillance cameras to curb rates of urban crimes.
08:49
08:49

Loitering Hippotamuses Kill Cows, Destroys Crop Gardens In Busia 4

According to residents, the hippos come out of the lake at night and wreak havoc in their homes. The residents say the hippos have been straying in their gardens and homes for the last two consecutive months.
07:54
07:54

Retired Soldier Arrested for Staging Illegal Operations

Paul Kalikwan, the Busia Deputy Resident District Commissioner, says he ordered for the arrest of the retired security officer after registering several complaints from residents implicating him and his accomplices for impersonating police officers to extort money from the public. He said as security, they had registered several complaints from residents in the area on the same matter.
12:14
12:14

Police Imposter Arrested in Busia District 1 4

The suspect identified as Charles Owori, was arrested on Wednesday evening at Agata village in Buteba sub-county. Police and a few people from the community arrested Owori.
10:40
10:40

Temporally Bridges on Porous Routes Destroyed in Busia 4 1

Hillary Wangira Oundo, the Gombolola Internal Security Officer of Masinya Sub County says that people have been using the bridges to cross into Uganda, putting the lives of residents at risk of contracting COVID-19.
10:58
10:58

Crime Preventer Arrested for Trafficking People into Uganda 1 4

Paul Kalikwan, the Busia Deputy Resident District Commissioner says that they managed to arrest the suspect through combined effort from concerned residents. He noted that the suspect will be charged with defying presidential directives and human trafficking.
10:13
10:13

Busia Residents Provoking Security Forces to cane them- RDC 4

On Thursday, residents of Mawero, Arubaine, Solo villages in Busia town pelted stones to the UPDF, Police and LDU officers who were enforcing the 7pm to 6.30am curfew. The incident left two police officers injured.
08:00
08:00

Heavy Deployment at Porous Routes in Busia, Namisindwa Districts 3

Geoffrey Wandera, the Busia district LC V Chairperson has cautioned the security officers against being compromised by people who want to illegally enter the country, which may expose Ugandan to corona virus.
15:55
15:55

Armed Thugs Shoot Kenyan Truck Co-Driver Dead in Busia Town 1 3

Muhammad Assuman, a fuel tanker driver who had parked closely to the attacked truck told our reporter that an unknown man put him on gun point and ordered him not to move out, closed his vehicle doors, within shot time he heard bullet sound at his neighbors truck.
11:48
11:48

Police in Busia Accused of Torture, Extortion 6

Polly Makokha, a bar operator says that armed police officers who were on plain clothes stormed his business at midnight and ordered him to get out of the bar counter and went with Ugshs200,000.
10:34
10:34

Rampant Car Thefts Hit Busia District 1

According to records at Busia Police Station, more than seven cars have been stolen between the month of June and October.
20:03
20:03

Lecturer Arrested For Assaulting Female Traffic Police Officer 1

Steven Muhoozi, the Officer in Charge traffic who is said to have witnessed the incident told our reporter that the assaulted officer stopped a vehicle that was from Tororo heading to Busia to check its condition and found that its tires had worn out.
06:54
06:54

Two Flying Squad Officers on the Run for Theft of Ksh 600M Kenyan 1

Eriya Elepot, the Busia District Police Commander, says Murunga filed a complaint at Busia Police Station. He however, says the officers have since vanished and are nowhere to been seen, adding that he since forwarded the matter to police headquarters for investigations.
18:41
18:41

Boda Boda Cyclist in Busia Stabbed to Death Boda boda riders 2

Sande, a resident of Busime village, Busime sub-county in Busia district is reported to have been attacked by thugs on Tuesday night.
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