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16:25
16:25

Heavy Rains Destroy Gardens, 10 Houses in Kibaale gardens destroyed

At least 10 houses have been de-roofed and several crop gardens destroyed by a rainstorm in Kakindo sub county, Kibaale district. The storm which started at around 7:30pm on Thursday evening killed several animals.
15:48
15:48

2 Shot Dead During Attempted Highway Robbery armed robbers

Two traders lost their lives on Wednesday night along the Kyankwanzi– Hoima highway after the truck they were travelling in was shot at by robbers.
15:10
15:10

Man Drinks Self to Death alcohol abuse

A man who had been drinking for three days straight in Palenga Village, Gulu district, has been found dead in his house. His body was discovered by concerned neighbours.
14:43
14:43

Police Officer Defiles and Infects 15-year-old Girl with HIV/AIDS rape

A police officer attached to Paicho police post in Gulu is going to be charged with aggravated defilement after it was found that he had defiled a 15 year old girl and infected her with HIV/AIDS.
14:34
14:34

50 Year Old Arrested for Luring 14 Year Old Into Marriage

Topher Gimei, the Luweero CID officer says Police received a complaint from Eria Basekka 48 the victim’s father, who never knew the whereabouts of her daughter over a month ago. since then, Police, residents and the parents have been on the look out for the girl who as later sighted at Ssembajjwe’s home.
14:12
14:12

Man Gets 15 months Jail Term For dealing in counterfeits kibaale district

Court heard that on April 13th this year, Kiwanuka disguised as a customer and paid a 50,000 shillings fake note to Peter Mwesige a shop attendant in Busenge Trading center, Kakumiro town council after buying a bar of soap.
14:07
14:07

Moroto Tutors Call Off Strike moroto district 2 1

At least 36 tutors on Friday last week went on strike in protest of non-payment of their salaries ranging from seven to 15 months.
13:53
13:53

Three Nominated In Buhweju Woman Parliamentary By-election dr badru kiggundu 5

Those nominated are NRM’s Oliver Koyekyenga, FDC’s Jane frida Bwiruka and an independent candidate Alison Byamukama who was fronted by six of the candidates who lost in the NRM primaries.
13:08
13:08

Kampala Conman Arrested In Mbale With Fake US$ 5000 fake mercury deal 2

Police in Mbale are holding a 43-year-old man for conning a couple of 15 million shillings in a fake mercury deal. Juma Mustafa Masaba, a resident of Naguru Kasenge in Kampala, was found with 5,700 counterfeit US dollars.
12:47
12:47

Hoima Municipality Fails To Evict Wetland Encroachers 3

Hoima Municipality is failing to crackdown on wetland encroachers, with officials saying about 90 percent of wetlands in the municipality have been encroached on either by settlers, farmers or owners of car washing bays.
12:29
12:29

Seven Injured as Hailstorms Devastate Bukomansimbi and Lwengo Districts climate changes

A heavy storm with hailstones shattered Sselinya primary school in Butenga Sub County. It however injured two people; Sylvia Nakkazzi a teacher and Anthony Mukasa, the Chairperson school Management committee.
12:16
12:16

Gunmen Kill 2 In Kibaale stolen guns

Gunmen have shot dead two people and injured another in Kakindo sub-county, Kibaale district, during a robbery.
11:31
11:31

5 Killed by Lightning in Kabale lightning strikes

A total of five people have been confirmed dead after being struck by lightning in separate incidents in Kabale. Among the dead are a mother and her two sons and a wife who was trying to harvest rain water.
11:12
11:12

Report: 40 Women Raped Daily In DRC

A report released by the Ministry of Gender, Family and child protection in the Democratic Republic of Congo—DRC indicates that at least 40 women are raped in the country every day.
10:42
10:42

Two Toddlers killed in Ssembabule House Fire accidental fire 2

Two toddlers have died in a fire that burnt the house they were sleeping in Katwe village, Lwebitakuli sub county, Ssembabule District, last night.
07:15
07:15

12 Karimojong Rustlers Killed In Cross-border Raid karamoja cluster

At least 12 armed Karimojong cattle rustlers are confirmed dead following clashes with the Kenyan Pokot warriors on Independence Day eve.
06:54
06:54

Govt Not Prioritizing Agriculture To Fight Malnutrition - MP 2

The move by government to put more emphasis on market access to promote agriculture in the country has led to high levels of malnutrition, a Member of Parliament has said.
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