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14:00

Mob Lynches Unidentified Woman for Attempted Motorcycle Theft Namutumba

It is alleged that when they reached a bushy area, the deceased hacked Mugabe in the back with a machete prompting him to raise alarm for help. Residents ganged up against the woman and stoned her to death.
11:13
11:13

Deaf Man Stabbed to Death in Namutumba murder

Famba hired Hamza Luka, a deaf man to guard his charcoal stall in exchange for food however, on Thursday morning at around 4:00 am, he realized that two charcoal bags were missing from his store.
15:37
15:37

Heavy Rains Devastate Parts of Namutumba District hailstorm 2

The most affected villages are Budebelo A, Budebelo B and Buduuba where more than 80 families lost crops and property.
18:30
18:30

Motorcycle Thief Lynched in Namutumba District motorist 1

According to the police, Muuswa was a wanted man who had stolen over 20 motorcycles from the districts of Namutumba, Iganga, Bugweri, Jinja, Pallisa, Kibuku and Budaka in two years.
20:41
20:41

Namutumba LC V Chairman Laid to Rest coronavirus 1

Kumbuga succumbed to Covid-19 on Wednesday morning at Mulago National Referral Hospital after spending two weeks in intensive care unit.
13:34
13:34

Namutumba LC V Chairperson Succumbs to Covid-19 death 1 1

The deceased’s nephew, Hajji Siraji Gusongweire, who also doubles as the Namutumba District National Resistance Movement-NRM Chairperson, says his uncle was admitted two months ago with cardiac-related illness.
14:40
14:40

Violence Dominates Aftermath of NRM Primaries in Namutumba district 3 1

Supporters of the incumbent Busiki County MP Paul Akamba and the winner of the constituency flag for the same position, Fred Kasisa are accusing each other of orchestrating the violence that has left scores injured.
07:29
07:29

Two Children in Namutumba Die from Suspected Poisoning resident 1

James Mubi, the Busoga East police spokesperson confirms the incident adding that the post-mortem reports indicate that, the deceased succumbed to food poisoning.
16:20
16:20

Police Quells Teachers Strike in Iganga transport 4 2

The teachers had been informed that they were to sign for a transport refund of 30,000 Shillings each. They stormed out of the training hall at around 12:30 pm demanding their facilitators to either increase the transport costs or cancel the training.
10:30
10:30

20-Year-Old Woman Loses Sight after Drug Reaction resident 2 2

According to a medical report obtained from Jinja Regional Referral Hospital where Ntono was admitted for the past eight weeks, she suffered a Steven Johnson syndrome, a serious disorder of the skin and mucous membranes, that usually occurs as a reaction to a medication or an infection.
17:04
17:04

Transporters Stranded As Police Battles Besigye Supporters in Jinja street 4 1

The Nile Bridge was blocked for close to four hours, with big vehicles parked on one lane as police conducted operations.
16:32
16:32

EC Officials Arrested over Registering Non Residents police station

The suspects include; Grace Zilete, the sub county supervisor of Magada and Sharon Namaganda, the parish supervisor of Kategele.
07:48
07:48

Police Intensifies Traffic Patrols Along Highways accident 2 1 Top story

On Wednesday, a team of motorized, non-motorized and non-uniformed officers were seen patrolling black spots at Magamaga, Baitambogwe, Bulanga, Iganga CMS, Nakalama, Namutumba town council area and Busowa. The patrols stem from a spate of accidents in the region, which have claimed more than 21 people within a space of one week.
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16:29

Six Perish in Namutumba Accident health center 1

According to eye witnesses, a speeding commuter taxi registration number, UBE 687L burst it's tyres along Buyange village in Magada sub-county, Namutumba district and overturned several times.
07:09
07:09

Nine Confirmed Dead in Iganga-Mbale Highway Accident people

According to James Mubi, the Busoga East Police Spokesperson, the accident resulted from a head-on collision between a YY coach registration number UAX 852F and a taxi registration number UAV 689E.
11:22
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Former State Research Bureau Director Rejected Gratuity Over Negative Publicity village 3 1 Top story

According to Itabuka, the media has labeled the Idi Amin government as a military regime and attributed several atrocities to all officers who served under the regime.
17:05
17:05

Headteacher Hacked to Death in Namutumba Jinja 1

The deceased sustained deep cuts on the head, and the upper chest. It is alleged that the deceased was attacked while at her home located in Bulange Sub County.
14:06
14:06

Taxi Drivers in Busoga Protest New Traffic Guidelines Jinja 3 3

The drivers blocked major highways mainly the Iganga-Mbale highway, Jinja-Kamuli highway, slowing traffic on the major highways.
19:02
19:02

MP's Impounded Vehicle Released district

The car registration number UAZ 523F was seized within Iganga town last month, where Naigaga had gone to attend an event, following a report filed by one Tabitha Minsa, indicating that the same vehicle was used to rob her 45 million outside Centenary bank, Bugiri branch early this year.
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