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11:28
11:28

Busia Police Offers Beat Rape Suspect Into Coma 3

Wejuli is battling for his life at Mbale Regional Referral Hospital where he was rushed in a bad shape with injuries on the head, neck and over bleeding.
11:38
11:38

RDC Orders Security to Crush Criminals During Festive Season 1 3

Three residents of Sikuda sub-county, Israel Wabwire, Umar Omar and Abdul Magidu Ogada say that they have lost over 60 cows in the last one month, and they now spend the night outside conducting night patrols due to rampant theft of animals in the area.
15:39
15:39

Police Arrests 20 Rioters in Busia Town 4

They are accused of manning both Wednesday and Thursday's riots in Busia, staging illegal road blocks and theft of peoples properties in the riot scuffle.
16:05
16:05

Busia Woman Hacks Husband into Coma Over Alleged Infidelity 3

Namwaya cut the neck of her husband after she found out that when he abandoned her with the family of six children he had entered into a relationship with another woman in Busia town.
17:54
17:54

Dr. Stella Nyanzi Arrested in Busia District 1 1

According to Police, Nyanzi crossed out of the country about five days ago where she has been and until Saturday when she returned and arrested at the border entry where she had left her vehicle with the driver.
18:04
18:04

Police Warns Motorcyclists in Busia Over Planned Demonstration 6 1

Elepot noted that the move has sparked tension amongst security organs in the district which is why they have intensified deployment of police along the streets as investigation to arrest a group of cyclists and taxi Operators who are in plan the protest is underway.
16:43
16:43

URA Struggles to Curb Smuggling at Porous Border Points in Busia 5

James Malinzi, the URA Eastern Region Manager says that they have increased surveillance and enforcement specifically on consolidated centers, both at transit and porous routes to ensure that the practice is minimized.
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.
17:32
17:32

Three Police Officers in Busia Forcefully Transferred over Extortion 1 2

Julius Ceaser Tusingwire, the Bukedi Region Police Commander-RPC says that the officers have been transferred as investigations into their actions continue. He, however, declined to reveal details of their transfer.
10:40
10:40

Temporally Bridges on Porous Routes Destroyed in Busia 1 4

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.
16:50
16:50

24 Kenyan Nationals Quarantined in Busia District 1

Paul Kalikwan, the Busia Deputy Resident District Commissioner says that the suspects were arrested by the police who were conducting operations at porous routes.
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.
08:49
08:49

UPDF Imposter Arrested in Busia District 3 1

Ben Wanyama aged 26 years, a resident of Busamba village, Masinya sub-county in Busia district who was arrested on Friday evening arrested in Mugungu village after he was found beating a woman who was taking her baby in the hospital
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.
19:22
19:22

20 Motocyclists Arrested for Trafficking People into Uganda 4 1

Paul Kalikwan, the Busia District Deputy Resident Commissioner says that the suspects had opened up more routes that link to Kenya, to beat security forces that were deployed to control the movement of people in the wake of the COVID-19 threat.
16:20
16:20

Two Police Officers Arrested for Receiving Bribe at Busia Border 2

President Yoweri Museveni ordered for the closure of all inland and mainland borders over the weekend, as a preventive measure against the spread of the COVID-19 virus. At the time, Uganda had recorded only one case of the virus, a number which has since grown to 14.
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.
17:24
17:24

Thugs Stub Security Guard to Death in Busia 2

Ssemu Okumu the manager Child Fund Busia Branch says that he learnt of the theft this morning and reported to police immediately. He says that the security guards were recruited early this month to guard the offices.
19:11
19:11

96 UAE-Bound Ugandan Girls Intercepted in Kenya

The girls aged between 14 to 18 years were intercepted at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, where they were due to board their next flight to the emirates. The girls believed to be from Napak district in Karamoja sub-region were subsequently handed over to Ugandan authorities in Busia.
18:23
18:23

Fire Guts Busia Produce Market 4

According to Piriyo, the fire is suspected to have started from one of the stalls in the market and eventually spread to the entire market.
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