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14:30
14:30

Fire Razes Over 15 Spare-Part Shops in Mbale Garage 4 1

Yusuf Mugoya, the Information Secretary of St. Andrews cell where the garage is found suspects that the fire could have started from electricity. He says that the fire started shortly after the return of electricity that was off.
10:43
10:43

Four Arrested for Murder of Man over Woman in Namisindwa

According to police, the deceased was accused of having a love affairs with a wife of one of the suspects. Witnesses described to police how the suspects killed the deceased mercilessly even as he pleaded for his life.
14:54
14:54

Unknown Assailants Hack Bukwo Parish Chief to Death

According to police, the deceased fell in an ambush while responding to an alarm by his children who had sighted the attackers.
10:52
10:52

Police Opens Inquiries Into Death of Moroto Medic in Mbale Guest House 1

David Ouma, 57, a Principle Dispenser at Moroto Regional Referral Hospital was found dead in his guest room at Sayona guest house on Monday morning.
12:09
12:09

NDA Arrests Illegal Drug Dealers in Eastern Uganda 1 3

Officials of NDA also impounded assorted drugs worth shillings 130 million from private pharmacies and clinics in the Eastern part of the country.
10:52
10:52

Village Chairperson Thrown Out Of Office For Theft of Pig 2

Masaba is alleged to have stolen a pig belonging to Francis Welishe, the former area LC I chairperson of the same village last month.
10:24
10:24

Defilement Suspect Found Dead in Mbale Police Cell

He was arrested on Sunday over aggravated defilement and locked up at Busano police post where he is said to have committed suicide on Monday using his pair of trousers.
16:28
16:28

Four Family Members Perish in Mbale-Tororo Road Accident 1

The deceased include Woniye Bone,13 Mwaiyame Ivan 24, Mukwana Milton 12, Kakai Mutonyi 23 who died on spot and Nabaloyi Daisy 17, Mercy Mutonyi 14 who sustained injuries all residents of Busiu sub county in Mbale district.
08:55
08:55

LC 1 One Chairman, Five Others On The Run for Killing Own Brother Over Land police 2 1

David Kibosi, the officer in charge of Busano police station confirmed the manhunt for the suspects for their alleged involvement in the murder of their relative. He asked anyone with information on the whereabouts of the suspects to report to the police so that they face the law.
18:26
18:26

Mbale Clinic Found with Hospital Oxygen Cylinder, Closed 1 1

According to the task force members, the clinic has been closed to allow investigations in the theft of the oxygen cylinder to flow smoothly. Some members said that there are several complaints of sneaking patients out from the hospital to the same clinic where some of the patients end up dying.
17:50
17:50

Mbale Social Worker Arrested over Aggravated Defilement 2

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson told URN that Annet Bisikwa, the mother of the victim reported to Police that her daughter had been defiled by the health worker at the facility they had gone to seek for medical services, which led to his arrest.
15:15
15:15

Umeme Arrests 50 People for Power Theft in Mbale 3 1

Peter Kauju, the Umeme Cooperate Communications Manager said they will continue to crack down on all illegal power users until they minimize on the risks that are associated with power theft warning that power theft is against the law and those found will face the law.
06:19
06:19

Seven Arrested For Burning Bee Hives in Mt. Elgon National Park

The suspects are Charles Matasanga also known as ranger, Michael Natsambwa, Amon Manyali, Julius Nakhwashe, Rashid Majeme, Yefsa Matsanga and Richard Kamana, all residents of Nalwanza Sub County in Bududa district.
09:57
09:57

Two Arrested in Mbale City for Dealing in Counterfeit Currency 1

They were arrested on Friday around ABSA Bank in Mbale City in an operation led by the Mbale District Police Commander Arafat Kato. Kato says that they received intelligence information that they were planning to sell the fake currencies to Banks and unsuspecting people in the area.
08:03
08:03

Three Arrested in Mbale for Alleged Murder 1

According to Rogers Taitika, the Elgon region police spokesperson, the three whose names were not released not to jeopardize the investigation were arrested on Monday with the help of police sniffer dogs.
11:08
11:08

Police Arrests Mbale Man for Vandalizing Yaka Meters

Roger Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson says Ssemanda was together with five other people who are still at large. “We have received complaints from several people within Mbale especially in the areas of Bugema, Namatala, Nakaloke and within the City center along republic street over theft of yaka meters. It is suspected to be a racket of thugs who are dealing in this thuggery,” he said.
17:25
17:25

Taxi Plunges into River Namatala 3 1

According to eyewitnesses, the driver lost control after dodging a Boda Boda rider who was making a U-turn in the middle of the road.
08:40
08:40

Security Guard Shoots Student at Bugisu High School 1 1 Top story

Joshua Osaulo, a senior 6 student and eyewitness, says that the guard found students gathered around the administration block around 9:00 pm trying to resolve a case of theft from one of their dormitories.
07:46
07:46

Mbale Industrial City Mayoral Candidate Spends Night in Police Cells for Assaulting Rival 3

According to Taitika, Kisolo and his supporters attacked Masaba accusing him of ballot stuffing, accusations they are investigating. He, however, says the actions of Kisolo and his accomplices are unlawful.
15:17
15:17

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

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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