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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."
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.
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."
17:45
17:45

Woman Remanded Over Alleged Aggravated Trafficking 2 3

Akello, the Director of Shalom Akena orphanage was arrested on February 15 after police officers rescued 19 children from the home.
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.
11:08
11:08

NFA Permits FPU To Set up Temporary Headquarters in Kitubulu Forest 4 4

Our reporter has also seen a September 21, 2021 letter from the NFA Executive Director Tom. O. Okello granting the FPU commanding officer, Lt. Col Dick Kaija space on Gudda NFA land in Entebbe. He was responding to Kaija's September 15, 2021 letter, in which he made a request for space to set up their headquarters.
18:24
18:24

Housemaid Narrates Nurses' Trainer Nyakuni's Painful Final Moments 6 6

According to Luke Owoyesigirye, the Kampala metropolitan area deputy spokesperson, Assistant Superintendent of Police Edward Abua who has since been arrested over his mother's gruesome murder, allegedly "locked her inside the bedroom before setting the house ablaze.
13:42
13:42

New Wildlife Prosecution Guidelines Will Secure More Convictions-DPP 5 4

Charles Elem-Ogwal, the Deputy DPP in charge of Prosecutions, says the guidelines are timely because wildlife crimes are rampant and the guidelines will be key in securing convictions.
11:11
11:11

IGG Kamya to Handle Entebbe's Municipal Toilet Confusion 8 5

Local leaders reported the locked and blocked toilets that have been unusable for over a year now to the Inspector General of Government, yet the municipal council appropriates money for their renovation and routine maintenance.
16:00
16:00

Prison Officers Trained to Handle Extremist Inmates 5

Dr John Byabashaija, the Commissioner-General Uganda Prisons Services, says that the training is timely because it will prepare the personnel on how to handle violent extremist prisoners. The training is facilitated by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime-UNODC, with funding from the European Union, the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the UN Office on Counter-Terrorism.
23:06
23:06

Army Impounds Four Trucks Allegedly Carrying Immature Fish 2 1

The trucks, destined for the Democratic Republic of Congo, were impounded in Kasese and driven today to the Fisheries Directorate head office in Entebbe pending further investigations.
07:08
07:08

Govt Tightens Grip On External Labour Companies 3

Titled “The Employment (Recruitment of Ugandan migrant workers) Regulations 2021 Statutory Instrument 47 of 2021”, the regulation aims at among others revoking the Employment (Recruitment of Ugandan migrant Workers Abroad) Regulations, 2005, Statutory Instrument 62 of 2005, upholding the dignity and rights of migrant workers by prescribing the appropriate terms and conditions of their employment and providing mechanisms for regulating activities of companies and their agents.
07:55
07:55

MP Ssewanyana Re-Arrested Outside Kigo Prison 1

Erias Lukwago. Lukwago, Ssewanyana’s lawyer said that Ssewanyana's kidnap renders the court directive that he should be released on bail insignificant.
08:44
08:44

Dozens Stopped From Boarding Ferry Over COVID-19 Restrictions 3 4 Top story

Marine police officers have today turned away close to seventy people who showed up at Nakiwogo, Entebbe to board MV Kalangala Ferry.
21:23
21:23

Driver Handed Life Sentence For Murder of Case Hospital Accountant 1 4

On Thursday, Justice Nyanzi sentenced Muzamiru to life imprisonment and gave the other convicts different jail terms based on their level of participation in the offences.
07:37
07:37

Four Convicted for Killing Case Hospital Accountant 4 1 Top story

Ekalungar went missing on January 2nd, 2018. His body was later found in Kajjansi Town Council, Wakiso district burnt beyond recognition. Mawa, who was convicted on his own plea of guilt, was the driver to Dr. Ssebale Kato, the Proprietor of Case Hospital.
18:49
18:49

Residents Nab Thief Inside Priest's Residence 2 3

Residents roughed up the suspect identified as John Mwesigwa when he together with another suspect still at large broke into the residence of father Robert Kalumba on Tuesday night.
18:44
18:44

KCCA to Revoke Licenses of Bars that Admit Children 6

Those that defy the ordinance will on the first occasion pay a fine not exceeding shillings 20,000 and on the second occasion will lose an operating license and pay a fine not exceeding shillings 40,000.
07:49
07:49

Entebbe Residents Shun LDU Recruitment Exercise 1 2

According to Hajji Mbabali Njuki, the Deputy Resident District Commissioner , the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces-UPDF expects to recruit 2,000 LDU personnel in Entebbe and the neighbouring towns. However, only 278 people had applied by August 30, when the application process was expected to close in Entebbe.
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