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SOCIETY

Dramma As Busia Family Invades Mortuary, Forcefully Leave With Body

The atmosphere at Port Victoria mortuary in Budalangi, Busia County was today full of unrest after a bereaved family forcefully invaded the premises to take away a body of their loved one who had been withheld by the hospital management for two months now. Well, the event was intrigued by a court decision after a land dispute about where the deceased would be laid to rest.

  1 month ago ago
Dramma As Busia Family Invades Mortuary, Forcefully Leave With Body

POLITICS

No Mask, No Social Distancing as DP Ruto Brings Budalangi to a Standstill (VIDEO)

Deputy President William Samoei Ruto on Friday, March 12, 2021 landed in Port Victoria, Bundalangi Constituency in Busia County.The DP is overseeing a major fundraiser for the youths in the area.

  8 months ago ago
No Mask, No Social Distancing as DP Ruto Brings Budalangi to a Standstill (VIDEO)

SOCIETY

RIP: Renowned Teacher Reportedly Dies In A Fatal Road Accident

Bubamba Primary school in Budalangi area is mourning the sudden death of their teacher.The late identified as Mr John Bosco Opiyo aged fifty one years, succumbed to injuries after being involved in a ghastly road accident when riding his motorbike.Sources revealed that the incident occurred at Sifungwe area near Port Victoria in Busia County.

  7 months ago ago
RIP: Renowned Teacher Reportedly Dies In A Fatal Road Accident

ACCIDENT

Man who Drowned at River Nzioa Sends his Mother a Dream on Where he Can be Located

A photo showing rescue mission in search of the bodies of people who Drowned. Photo Courtesy A man who drowned at river Nzioa sends a dream to his mother on where they can locate his body. Benard Oduor and four of his friends drowned when the boat they were in capsized in River Nzioa. The boat took off from Port Victoria in River Nzoia capsized, only four passengers survived, as other four bodies have been retrieved. Oduor’s mother Maria Masawa said that his dead son sent her a dream Tuesday night that his

  1 year ago ago
Man who Drowned at River Nzioa Sends his Mother a Dream on Where he Can be Located

CRIME

Panic After a Fisher Man Is Brutally Shot By Ugandan Police In Lake Victoria

(photos courtesy, previous incident) Panic has grazed Funyula in Busia County after a Fisherman was allegedly shot by Ugandan police officer. According to sources the 26 year old man now identified as Patrick Ouma was brutally shot twice in the thighs. Patrick talking to the media said he was rescued by his fellow fishermen in the area where he was rushed to Port Victoria hospital. The 7 am incident has left many in panic in the area with questions raised how safe the waters are in the area. In the recent past

  1 year ago ago
Panic After a Fisher Man Is Brutally Shot By Ugandan Police In Lake Victoria

SOCIETY

At least Two Feared Dead, Two Gravely Injured in a Grisly Road Accident Along Port Victoria Road

At least two people have allegedly died on the spot after the car they were travelling in lost control and overturned several times at Port Victoria, Bumala. Reports further have it that two people are currently fighting for their lives at a local hospital following the ghastly accident.

  4 months ago ago
At least Two Feared Dead, Two Gravely Injured in a Grisly Road Accident Along Port Victoria Road

POLITICS

Busia Governor In Port Victoria To Sign An MOU

Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong has arrived at the Port Victoria Sub County Hospital for the signing of an MOU between the County Government, AMPATH and NHIF to pave way for the implementation of the Universal Health Coverage (UHC) pilot program in Bunyala Sub County.

  8 months ago ago
Busia Governor In Port Victoria To Sign An MOU

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

'Resurrection Is Real' Panic As A 'Dead Man' Appears Days After His Burial

They say wonders never end and for sure they continue to be experienced in Busia.A man who had been declared dead and buried showed up at his home and the 'ghost' has left many including the 'deceased' brother running helter skelter. "I couldn't tell how a brother, whose body we had identified and buried could be alive,"Steven Ouma told the Sunday Standard. When he stepped foot at his home,Ogolla scared everyone away and he was still trying to contemplate why he was recieving such mean treatment from his own

  1 year ago ago
'Resurrection Is Real' Panic As A 'Dead Man' Appears Days After His Burial

ACCIDENT

Busia Doctors on Spotlight for Causing Patient’s Death Through Negligence

Clement Bwire, father to the deceased Doctors at Busia county referral hospital have been blamed for refusing to attend to a patient and leaving him to die. The family of Robert Bwire Nyegenye,25, from Budebu village in Bunyala sub county, Busia county says they took him to the facility for medication but the doctors refused to attend to him leaving him to die. His father Clement Bwire says the doctors demanded for five thousand shillings from them before they could attend to him, “They told us that they could

  1 year ago ago
Busia Doctors on Spotlight for Causing Patient’s Death Through Negligence

ACCIDENT

Three Bodies of Six People Who Perished in Lake Victoria Retrieved

Three bodies of six people who perished in Lake Victoria Saturday have been recovered. Bunyala sub county police commander Peterson Nyakundi confirmed the recovery of the three bodies by Kenya Coast Guard police officers in collaboration with local divers. The three bodies include that of the boat coxswain, a woman and a nine year old girl. They were taken to Port Victoria sub county hospital mortuary. He added that operation was still own to retrieve the remaining three bodies which include one of a one and

  1 year ago ago
Three Bodies of Six People Who Perished in Lake Victoria Retrieved

POLITICS

"Busia Ni Hustler" Ruto Receives A Heroic Welcome In Budalangi, Busia County

Deputy president William Ruto has landed in Port Victoria, Budalangi, Busia county where he is expected to engage Budalangi hustlers on empowerment agendas through his financial aid to the Boda Boda saccos, provision of simple machines and tools to jobless youths and channeling money to women empowerment programs. While in company

  8 months ago ago

BUSINESS

Want Thriving Businesses, Come To Port Victoria In Busia County

A lot of businesses have closed down because of the CORONA VIRUS Pandemic. Most businessmen and women are now pondering the next move after COVID 19 Pandemic ends. Have you ever heard of Port Victoria? Well, Port Victoria is a small town located at the shows of Lake Victoria in Busia County. It is 58kms drive from Busia Town. It is approximately 444kms drive from Nairobi. It has a population of about 7000 people. The road network is good. Most roads are tarmacked. The main business is that of buying and sel

  1 year ago ago
Want Thriving Businesses, Come To Port Victoria In Busia County

CRIME

Steven Ogolla Returns Home Several Months After his Burial

The residents of Nabisiongo village, Matayos constituency in Busia county woke up with a shocking revelation after a man they presumed dead and buried four months ago returned home alive and in good health. The 40 year old man Steven Ogolla's family had conducted his burial after he went missing for some months. After returning home Mr. Ogolla received a cold reception, he was actually in rude shock when he realized that the people he new were moving away from him in disbelieve. According to the standard, Ogollas

  1 year ago ago
Steven Ogolla Returns Home Several Months After his Burial

POLITICS

Governor Commissions Modern Lab At Port Victoria Sub County Hospital

Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong has commissioned a state- of- the-art laboratory and a modern maternity and new born wing at the Port Victoria Sub County Hospital.

  8 months ago ago
Governor Commissions Modern Lab At Port Victoria Sub County Hospital

CRIME

A man who had died reappears in Busia.

Family members of a man in Busia have been left mouths open after their keen they had buried reappeared.The family is Stephen Ogolla of Budokomi,Matayos in Busia county were flabbergasted to see a man they buried arrive home. Ogolla is believed to have died in River Sio and his body was recovered while rotten.The necessary rituals were performed and Ogolla was buried. But when he appeared this week,family members could not say much.Ogolla claimed hr had gone to Port Victoria town at the shows of Lake.Victoria

  1 year ago ago
A man who had died reappears in Busia.

POLITICS

Busia County Government Puts Up A New Hospital Structure

Port Victoria Sub-County Hospital.

  8 months ago ago
Busia County Government Puts Up A New Hospital Structure

SOCIETY

Suspect Arrested In Busia Over Killing Son On Grounds Of Eating Supper Before Time

A family in Busia county is now grieving in pain following the death of their lovable son.According to the NTV report, a 29 year old father from Busia County is allegedly suspected for killing his son on the grounds that he ate super before time.The body of the deceased has been taken to Port Victoria mortuary awaiting for postmortem.

  6 months ago ago
Suspect Arrested In Busia Over Killing Son On Grounds Of Eating Supper Before Time

CRIME

Busia Man Return Home Months After His 'Burial', Family Rejects Him Saying He Is a Ghost

Shock and confusion gripped a village in Busia county after a man who had been laid to rest a few months ago returned home. Steven Ogolla aged 40 years could not be ushered home by anyone since relatives maintained he had already died. The 'late' returned home some months after his 'send-off', hoping to join his relatives. However, his brother could not believe the man was his brother unless it was his ghost. "I couldn’t tell how a brother, whose body we had identified and buried could be alive," stated Ogolla,

  1 year ago ago
Busia Man Return Home Months After His 'Burial', Family Rejects Him Saying He Is a Ghost

POLITICS

Busia Governor Fulfills His Promise To Bunyala Residents

Busia governor arrives at Port Victoria.One thousand vulnerable residents of Bunyala Sub County have benefited from phase one rollout of the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) cover that's intended to extend Teso South Sub County.

  8 months ago ago
Busia Governor Fulfills His Promise To Bunyala Residents

POLITICS

VIDEO: "Yaani Hamna Biashara Ya Pikipiki, Mnakaa tu?" Ruto Challenges Budalangi Youths

Deputy President William Ruto today Friday 12th challenged the Budalangi jobless youths to intensively engage in Boda Boda hustle to irk a living and grow the county's economy rather than complaining to the government to provide them with jobs.

  8 months ago ago
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