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14:56
14:56

Buyende Man Chops Wife to Death home

"My wife used to leave home early in the pretext of clearing the farm before sunrise, only to meet up with his lover. On receiving information from locals, I lost control and killed her," reads Tenywa's statement in part.
11:59
11:59

Mother Survives Lynching after Killing her Son district

David Matagala, an uncle to the deceased says that the family has been entangled in endless family wars over land and efforts of reconciling them were never fruitful
10:56
10:56

Man Killed in Battle for Sex Worker in Bar fight

The two men reportedly clashed over a commercial sex worker in the bar, after each had paid her 5,000 Shillings but a dispute arose over who was to take precedence.
19:06
19:06

Buyende Town Council NRM Chairperson Perishes in Road Accident police station 1

Fatinah Nakyisuyi, one of the eyewitnesses says that the truck driver lost control and parked abruptly forcing Musenero to ram into his vehicle. “The vehicle was being driven at breakneck speed. While running over the humps, the driver parked the truck abruptly, Musenero who was riding from the opposite direction rammed into it and died instantly,” she said.
12:07
12:07

Two Suspected Cattle Thieves Lynched in Buyende District resident

Richard Kajura, one of the residents says that the deceased had instructed him to load two cows on a waiting pickup which would transport them to the police station as exhibits, when he received a phone call alerting him that he was being robbed.
15:01
15:01

Mother, Two Children Drown in Fish Pond after Domestic Brawl home

Grace Mbali, the Dongi Village LC I chairperson says the deceased has been a casual worker at the pond where she drowned with her children. Mbali says eyewitnesses confided in him that the deceased lied to the caretaker of the pond caretaker that she had forgotten her phone around the area.
12:07
12:07

Buyende Residents Irked by Poor State of Roads Kamuli 4 1

The affected roads include the 68km Kamuli-Bukungu road and the 58km Buyende-Kidera road.
11:00
11:00

State of Health Centres in Buyende District Shocks MPs road 2 1

Beatrice Rwakamari, the Ntungamo woman MP says that the district is neighbouring Lake Kyoga but it lacks gazetted quarantine centres which make it hard for them to track down suspects.
08:28
08:28

Mentally Challenged Man Kills Two Butchers in Buyende police spokesperson

The duo met their death on Saturday when the lunatic, whose names have been withheld by URN, stormed their butchery and chopped off their heads before fleeing the scene.
06:58
06:58

Lightning Claims Two Teachers, Injures 15 Pupils district

Christine Babirye, a teacher at the school says the heavy rain forced pupils and teachers to lock themselves in the main hall. “We experienced heavy rainfall with accompanied with a huge storm, which blew off the roof of the classroom. We decided to converge in the main hall where tragedy befell us,” she said.
12:25
12:25

UGX 2.5B Ice Plant Wasting Away in Buyende resident 4 2 Top story

Adam Mulero, a resident of Kikwata zone, says fishermen were optimistic of producing quality fish products but their hopes have been shattered.
14:50
14:50

Father Arrested For Selling Son Over Ritual Sacrifice district 1

Gamba’s mother, Olivier Naibilo says Ssebukera who disappeared in December last year showed up on January 1st, 2020 and confessed to have teamed up with four other people to sacrifice his child.
14:36
14:36

Kamuli Residents, Police Engage Pastors to End Witchcraft county 7 1 Top story

Zaina Nakirya, a resident of the area says ghosts have been forcefully engaging her in sexual intercourse for the past two years. She says this has caused her psychological torture and also led to a breakdown of her marriage eight months ago.
11:59
11:59

Farmers Anticipate Higher Profits from Cane Juice Production district 1 5 Top story

Eva Namwase, a cane farmer Kaliro district, said that a part from under payment, factories take long to weigh their cane and at times reject it citing poor quality.
14:21
14:21

Mother, Son Die of Suspected Food Poisoning district 1

Nakisige’s husband, John Baligeya who is being treated at Kamuli Hospital says that they ate supper together but started experiencing stomach pains at around 4:00 am.
18:04
18:04

Three Teachers Charged for Leaking PLE Papers district

The three; Samuel Kironde, Godfrey Ssemugga and Dan Kafeero, appeared before the Jinja Grade One Magistrates Court, alongside a businessman, Hakim Ssenyunja with whom they allegedly connived to leak 2018 Primary Leaving Examinations.
19:35
19:35

Police Names Buyende, Kamuli Hailstorm Victims district 1

The Busoga North Police Spokesperson, Michael Kasadha says that 12 children and one adult perished from the villages of Kabugudo, Nabweyo, and Nakabembe in Kidera town council Buyende district.
18:31
18:31

Buyende, Kamuli Hailstorm Death Toll Rises to 18 Jinja 1 1

According to police reports, 13 people died in Kidera Sub County, Buyende district and five people perished in the sub-counties of Balawuli and Namasagali in Kamuli district.
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