Busia News

Boxing moves from politics to policy

That only Jalia Nali (Busia) fought at the inaugural East Africa Games in August—others did not have opponents—was due to organizational faults.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Dec 13, 2018

Legislator drafts Bill to ban witchdoctors

Speaking during a consultative meeting in Kampala yesterday, Mr Atiku said from the consultations carried out in Busia, Nakasongola, Rakai and Buikwe districts, people called for a ban of witchcraft and shrines in the country which they said is a major cause of child sacrifice.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Dec 13, 2018

River Musokoto in Bungoma and Busia reduced to a mere stream

Teso South subcounty, located in Busia county, is part of the water catchment area of River Sio.

The Star , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Man chops off wife’s private parts, ears

Egwangu said Wafula is suspected to be hiding at the Busia border.

New Vision , Uganda Dec 12, 2018

Kenya Breweries seeks to boost sorghum yields

Ms Kiarie also pointed out that they are keen to expand the acreage of farming from the previous 1,200 acres to a potential 5,000 acres mapped for cultivation in Migori, Homa Bay, Kisumu, Siaya and Busia counties.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Three lake region counties awarded for food security tech

Trans-Nzoia, Kakamega and Busia counties won county solution hubs contest after undergoing a competitive process against other devolved units which make up the newly established economic partnership.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Haji and Kinoti among officials awarded Presidential State Honours

They have instituted criminal proceedings against Deputy Chief Justice Philemena Mwilu, Governors Sospeter Ojamoong (Busia), Okoth Obado (Migori) among others—including Chief Executive Officers of various state corporations.

Capital News , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Haji, Waiguru, Joho feted as Eliud Kipchoge misses out

Other big names caught in the crosshairs are Migori governor Okoth Obado, Lugari MP Ayub Savula, Busia governor Sospeter Ojaamong, Kibwezi West MP Patrick Musimba and former nominated Senator Joy Gwendo.

The Star , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

One killed, six injured as lightning strikes at Busia football match

One player was killed and six others injured when lightning struck during a football match on Sunday at the Nangina Ward Soccer tournament in Funyula, Busia county.

The Star , Kenya Dec 11, 2018

URA ends year with 14% tax-to-GDP ratio

These are Malaba, Busia, Mirama Hills and Mutukula.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Dec 11, 2018