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13:04
13:04

Three arrested over vandalizing electricity lines Bugweri 1 1

Mutesi adds that acts of vandalism are the lead causes of frequent load shedding and are in turn slowing down the process of connecting electric power to their targeted beneficiary communities.
21:05
21:05

Two Killed in Iganga-Busia Road Accident Busoga 1

It is reported that the two were traveling in a commuter taxi registration number; UAT 445P, from Busia to Iganga town.
12:59
12:59

Fuel Tanker Bursts in Flames area 4 2

Mulawa Waiswa, a resident within the area says that the crash has resulted into panic within their community and most of the parents have resolved to locking up their children inside the houses, as a means of deterring them from being exposed to the accident scene.
12:05
12:05

Motorcyclists Block Highway Protesting Delayed Police Arrival at Accident Scene Bugiri 3 2

Mohammed Bashir, a truck driver who witnessed the incident, says that Kisambira was riding at breakneck speed when he sustained a flat tire and rammed into one of the trucks.
11:02
11:02

Sub County Chief on the Spot For Assaulting CDO head

Namakiika told journalists that Wandera forced her to approve payment of emyoga funds to one of the groups, which had failed to meet the standards. "Wandera wanted me to process a certificate of clearance for Kasozi Women Development Association with an aim of enabling them to access the Emyoga funds yet the same group lacked proof of membership and it is not even traceable on the ground,” she said.
14:39
14:39

Inspector of Schools Sacked For Embezzling Examination Registration Fees result

“My office closely worked with police and after receiving concrete evidence that Ssekimuli had mismanaged the registration fees to the tune of Shillings 7.6million we tasked him to refund it. We have made the necessary clearance with the relevant authorities and hope that UNEB will release the results soon,” he said.
12:08
12:08

Medical Worker's Strike Leaves Patients Stranded in Bugweri health center 4 1

Mwagale says that the district owes them about 200 million Shillings in salary arrears, adding that some health workers have resorted to working in private drug shops.
10:14
10:14

Toddler killed in House Fire home

The deceased’s grandfather, Muhamudu Kakaire had gone to the garden and left the toddler under the care of his siblings. His seven-year-old brother is said to have locked the toddler inside the house and went to play with his friends only to return home and find the house engulfed with smoke.
17:48
17:48

Seven Inmates at Busesa Prison Test Positive for Covid-19 community 2

The Bugweri district Covid19 taskforce chairperson, Richard Gulume said that the victims have been taken to Kirinya prisons covid-19 treatment facility for further management.
11:05
11:05

Mob Lynches Suspected Thief After Escaping from Police village 2 1

Angry residents of Nawansega village in Ibulanku Sub County lynched 27-year-old Emmanuel Wamuko this morning. Trouble for Wamuko started when he attempted to sell off two goats he is suspected to have stolen from the community. He was picked up by residents and handed over to police.
07:25
07:25

Teenager Killed in Clashes Between Katuntu, Galisonga's Supporters candidate

Azed Bunoga was hit to death by a stone during clashes between the supporters of the rival camps in Idudi trading center along the Iganga-Bugiri highway on Tuesday evening.
10:28
10:28

Iganga LCV Chairperson Candidate Blocked from Orgainizing Kivejinja’s Memorial Service national 2

The service which was meant to attract over 200 guests was scheduled to be held at the Bugweri district headquarters on Saturday.
10:13
10:13

Kivejinja an Icon of NRM Ideology -Rugunda government 2 2

Kivejinja labored to remind officials within the NRM government circles on their need to follow the party’s principles of ensuring quality service delivery for all citizens.
07:03
07:03

Pictorial: Send off of the Late Second Deputy Prime Minister Kirunda Kivejinja Top story

He was laid to rest at his ancestral home in Buwabe village, Ibulanku Sub County at a function presided over by the Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda and the Mufti of Uganda, Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje.
12:07
12:07

Iganga PWDS Chairperson Killed by Bees home 1 2

Despite living with disabilities, Christine strove for the betterment of the education sector in general by personally championing an initiative of mobilizing girls within the different secondary schools to offer science subjects.
10:52
10:52

Falling Ceiling Injures Ten at Busesa Health Center IV health worker 2

Ibrahim Kasolo, the father to one of the victims, says that his daughter suffered from shock and is yet to stabilize. He blames the collapse of the ceiling on shoddy work.
07:48
07:48

Eight More Bugweri District Staff Test Positive for Covid19

Gad Rugajju, the Bugweri Resident District Commissioner, who also chairs the District Covid19 Taskforce, says even staff who tested negative have been tasked to self-quarantine for two weeks.
07:09
07:09

Bugweri District Headquarters Temporarily Closed after Registering Covid19 Case coronavirus 1 1

Gad Rugajju, the Chairperson of Bugweri Covid19 Taskforce who also doubles as the acting Resident District Commissioner, says the samples of all staff were picked from Busesa health center IV before they were offered psycho-social support and directed to self-quarantine as they wait for their results.
13:32
13:32

Lightning Kills Two Family Members in Bugweri village

Salim Nabongho, a resident of Bulumoko village in Buyanga Sub County says the four had gone to harvest rice in their garden found between Bulumoko and Nkombe villages in Bugweri district this morning during a downpour when they were struck.
12:39
12:39

Bugweri DEO Under Investigations for Mismanaging Funds district 1 1

The funds comprise of 16 million Shillings meant for capacity building of school management committees, 17 million Shillings for monitoring of the UNICEF program, and the 3.2 million Shillings allocated to monitoring of the 2019 primary leaving exams.
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