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16:11
16:11

Murder Suspect Exhumes Body of Woman Who Went Missing Six Months Ago 5 5

Nkurunziza led over ten police officers attached to Entebbe Police Station to a garden with beans, bananas and sweet potatoes in Nkumba-Bukolwa village on Thursday evening and pointed to the spot where he said he buried Twinomugisha's remains, indicating where the head and feet were located.
07:33
07:33

Security Intercepts Suspected Narcotics Packaged as Coffee Samples 1 3 Top story

The UCAA Spokesperson Vianney Luggya, says that the suspicious cargo was disguised as coffee samples in branded packets of African Premium Coffee for export. It was detected during screening at 10:10 pm on June 13, 2022.
07:59
07:59

URA Opens Air Cargo Control Unit at Entebbe Airport Illicit trade 6 3 Top story

Abel Kagumire, the Commissioner of Customs at URA opened the unit together with Sharon Nyambe, the Head of Uganda- United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime-UNODC Office, and Nadia Cannata from the European Union Delegation in Uganda Wednesday.
11:05
11:05

Foreigner Intercepted With 15kgs of Rhino Horns at Entebbe Airport 2

Ali was found in possession of 26 pieces of rhino horns, which "were concealed in food items to disguise their identity but our highly trained dogs were able to detect them," the statement adds.
19:55
19:55

Three Entebbe Municipal Officials In Custody Over Corruption Allegations 2 2 Top story

The trio was picked up on Tuesday under the supervision of Brig. General Henry Isoke, the head of the State House Anti-Corruption Unit following an impromptu visit by the State Minister for Economic Monitoring, Peter Ogwang. The minister was accompanied by a team of officials from the National Building Review Board-NBRB, State House Anti-Corruption Unit, and police officers to inspect certain projects in the municipality.
18:20
18:20

Police Constable Found Dead at Entebbe Zoo 2

Police are investigating a suspected suicide vide CRB 725/2022. Luke Owoyesigire, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Deputy Spokesperson, says Kawu's "colleague alleges he heard gunshots about 2 am on the lakeside. He never minded and thought their marine colleagues had shot someone."
10:20
10:20

Construction of UGX 41Bn Security Printing Factory Starts 5 5

Babalanda says that the factory will reduce the cost of printing documents, facilitate the elimination of falsification of information on security documents, and be a source of revenue from the issuance of E-Passports, National Identity Cards, driver’s licenses, and other security documents and also build the capacity of Ugandans in security printing.
11:14
11:14

Govt Yet to Approve Probe Team for RwandAir Runway Incident 4

According to sources at the Works ministry, names of five people to constitute the probe team have been forwarded to General Katumba Wamala, the Minister of Works and Transport for approval. Katumba has not yet announced announced the team.
12:29
12:29

Rwandair Aircraft Skids Off Entebbe Airport Main Runway 2

RwandAir, in its press statement dated April 20 says the its aircraft flight WB464 upon landing at Entebbe Airport was involved in a runway incursion as a result of bad weather. It adds that "all passengers and flight crew deplaned safely with no reported injuries."
14:40
14:40

When Ugandan Civilians Buried Hundreds of Libyans Soldiers in 1979 8 2

Most of the sources say the corpses were hurriedly buried in gardens, in road reserves, or dumped in forests, swamps and Lake Victoria because some had started decomposing.
19:33
19:33

Fisheries Protection Unit Destroys Illegal Fishing Gear Worth UGX 447 Million 3 5

Entebbe Grade One Magistrate Naomi Sikoya presided over the exercise. She ordered for the the destruction of the illegal fishing gears that weighed over 12,000 kilograms.
21:38
21:38

43 Years Later, Survivors Relive Battle of Entebbe 8 2

Silver Ggingo is one of those civilians who still bear the scars of war after sharp fragments of a rocket, launched by Tanzania People’s Defence Forces (TPDF), hit him and shattered his leg. Ggingo remembers 5 April 1979 as if it was yesterday.
11:16
11:16

Ukraine conflict: Ugandan Student's Narrow Escape to Hungary 6 2

According to Migadde, the first three days of the conflict were akin to going through hell. Migadde has been pursuing a bachelor’s degree in medicine and was in his final year.
16:11
16:11

Two Senior Female Police Officers Among 37 Graduates at Bwebajja College 4 3

Ganyana and Kutusa say the training will have a positive impact on their work going forward. Kutusa lauds AIGP Asan Kasingye who heads her Directorate for recommending her for the course. A total of 181 police officers have been trained since 2015 when the first cohort graduated at the college.Yet, the Police force has over 47, 000 personnel, most of whom are below the rank of Superindentent of police.
11:29
11:29

Woman Fined UGX 30 Million for Illegal Possession, Trafficking of Heroin 1

"In this case, the convict risked her health by stuffing over 90 pellets in her private parts. We are not sure if her system is still the same as before." Kitimbo added, "We pray that the law takes this as peculiar. Although she has saved the court's time, we pray for a deterrent sentence and the destruction of the drugs."
14:54
14:54

Security Blocks Uninvited State House Guests 2 Top story

Police officers later escorted the youths who were donning yellow NRM branded t-shirts to the Children's Park, a kilometre away to wait for a formal response from State House and President Museveni.
12:00
12:00

Sierra Leone National Fined UGX 30M For Illegal Possession, Trafficking Narcotics Narcotic drugs 5 3

Sesay Abdul Karim appeared the Entebbe Chief Magistrate, Juliet Nakitende on Monday who fined him Shillings 10 million for unlawful possession of heroin and Shillings 20 million for trafficking heroin via Entebbe International Airport or serve 30 years in jail on his own guilty plea.
18:04
18:04

Three Immigration Officers Held at Entebbe Airport after Blocking Traveler 1

On it's Twitter handle, the State House Anti-Corruption Unit says the trio "allegedly abused their office when they caused a refugee to miss her flight purporting that she has forged clearance documents from the Office of the Prime Minister."
17:54
17:54

Police in Entebbe Recover Man's Body in Banana Plantation 1 1

Hajji Njuki Mbabali, the Deputy Resident District Commissioner for Entebbe, says security officers are investigating how Muwonge left his home and his body was found dumped in the banana plantation in Kasenyi, almost one kilometer from his home.
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