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11:56
11:56

Six AFIEGO Staff Detained Over Alleged Illegal Operations 4

"AFIEGO is not an NGO. It is a company. But AFIEGO staff do not constitute the non-profit company, a legal entity of its own that can sue and be sued. To be arrested for operating without a permit was therefore irregular," Bariyo says. "So police is hiding these people from court because the charge against them cannot stand in court," he adds, "But if police thinks it has a good case, it should produce them in court and we defend them."
10:31
10:31

UPDF Gun Recovered in Bukedea Robbery Bukedea district 1 2

The recovered items that were displayed on October 23rd include a gun, two magazines, three sets of army uniforms, two pairs of warm suits and an army bag.
00:09
00:09

Suspected Bomb Kills One in Komamboga, Seven injured Fred Enanga 1 Top story

Noah Mukasa Sserumaga, one of the area leaders told Uganda Radio Network –URN that the explosion was heard minutes to 9:00pm at Digida eating point. Moments later, the area was engulfed in smoke and sounds of people crying for help.
12:58
12:58

Six Money Lenders Arrested For Impersonating As UMRA Staff in Buikwe Impersonation 2 2

Edwin Okiror the legal officer of Uganda Microfinance Regulatory Authority says that the Authority got complaints from Njeru municipality that a group of people impersonating their staff were extorting money from lenders to process operating licenses for them.
11:29
11:29

Second Rukungiri Shooting Victim Succumbs To Injuries 1

The 29-year old Dokuze attached to Saracen Security company Limited who was on night duty at God Electronics was shot and injured by three gunmen at around 8:00 pm. The gunmen also gained access inside the electronics shop and made off with about shillings 50 million.
17:40
17:40

Police Launch Operation Against Numberless Vehicles in Kampala Alex Nuwagaba 3 2

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said that the crackdown follows increasing vehicles without number-plates on the roads which is not only against the law but also, the same vehicles are mostly being used by criminals.
16:57
16:57

Kamuli RDC Orders Arrest of DHO, CAO for Swindling COVID-19 funds village 1 1

Mutemo said that the district received over 156 million Shillings to facilitate members of the Village Health Teams-VHTs and other activities of the COVID-19 task force but Duku and Mawejje have failed to account for the funds, yet several health workers have never received their risk allowances for the second wave.
08:47
08:47

Road Construction Firm Faulted for Destroying Lone Water Source in Hohwa Residents 3 1

The Chinese construction company reportedly destroyed the water source on River Hohwa while constructing the Hohwa-Nyairongo-Kyarushesha-Butoole Road, one of the critical roads leading to the Kingfisher Development Area.
07:08
07:08

Uganda Land Commission Officials Blame Woes on Ex-Employee 1

Barely a fortnight ago, the Criminal Investigations Department raided Uganda Land Commission offices and picked some documents after receiving a complaint from a whistleblower that more than 21 billion Shillings had been spent on compensating people who did not exist.
17:45
17:45

Pharmacist, Six Others Arrested Over Stolen Government Supplies Kampala

"Phramacist Ambrose Kamugisha directed me to store medical waste bins containing medical supplies on five different occasions, but his colleagues, most of whom are fellow health workers would come and load the medicines in his vehicle," mortuary attendant Godfrey Lutalemwa says.
16:29
16:29

Caught Defiling a Minor, Mzee Digs his Way to Freedom from Police Cell 1 2

The victim’s father says he caught Thomas Tabu, 48, having sex with his 13-year-old daughter, a Primary Four (P.4) pupil at around 3:00 pm on 18 October 2021. The case reported the case to Patiko Police Post vide SD Ref: 08/18/10/2021 leading to the suspect’s arrest on Tuesday 19.
15:31
15:31

Police Extends Bond For Masaka Priest

Mugisha returned to Masaka Police Station on Thursday for further questioning. According to his lawyer Alexander Lule, police extended the bond to Tuesday because the state prosecutor was not ready with the file.
10:36
10:36

Eight Bukwo Officials in Police Custody Over Ghost NUSAF 3 Projects

Samson Lubega, the Bukwo District Police Commander, says that the arrest of the suspects stemmed from complaints from the general public about the non-existent projects under NUSAF3, which were later confirmed by the Resident District Commissioner and LC V Chairperson.
09:28
09:28

LC 1 Chairperson in Nabilatuk Arrested For Campaigning Against COVID-19 Vaccines covid 19 1

Angello Albino is accused of telling the people to stop wearing masks claiming COVID-19 in a hoax and and people should not follow the SOPs set by the Ministry of Health.
07:38
07:38

80-Year-Old Arrested for Fraudulently Selling 500 Acres of Land 1 Top story

Muwanga is being held by the Criminal Investigations Directorate –CID following his arrest by the Land Protection Police Unit –LPPU.
17:08
17:08

Police Arrest 68 in City Swoop Nakivubo Channel 2 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson, says that some of the victims of mugging have severally filed cases after losing their property to criminals who often try to push them into Nakivubo water Channel.
16:26
16:26

Ten Rustlers Killed, Two Soldiers Injured as Army, Karimojong Clash in Kaabong

Mr.Jino Meri, the district chairperson of Kaabong said nine rustlers were killed at the protected Kraal in Kalapata sub county while another one was killed on the way as they were driving animals, making the total of ten killed.
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.
15:39
15:39

Nambooze Accuses Gov’t Of Neglecting Security of Opposition Leaders 5

Nambooze raised the concerns after unidentified machete-wielding thugs sneaked into her residence atNakabago cell, Ntawo ward in Mukono municipality in the wee hours of Tuesday morning and threatened to kill her.
14:06
14:06

Nabilatuk Bitter With Police Over Escape of Suspects 3

John Bosco Alinga, the LC 1 Chairperson of Kampswahili Cell in Nabilatuk Town Council, who handed over the petition to the RDC on behalf of over 100 LC 1 Chairpersons, said they acted based on community concern.
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