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18:24
18:24

Masaka Residents Demand Update on Investigations into Killings 2 1

Although the situation was eventually contained by joint efforts of security agencies; the residents are blaming them for not giving affected communities updates on the pursuit of the killers.
07:07
07:07

Rampant Killing Of Crested Cranes Upsets Conservation Campaign In Lwengo 3 1

Gilbert Tayebwa, the ICF South-Central Uganda Crane Conservation-Program Officer, says that Lwengo is one of the largest breeding colonies for the cranes but several have been encroached on by the farmers and bricklayers.
13:53
13:53

Police Recovers Condolence Money Conned from Lwengo Murder Victims 3 1

Peter Twala, the Lwengo District Police Commander confirms that they have recovered the money from some of the people who shared the money after disguising as relatives of the deceased.
14:07
14:07

Lwengo Murder Victim's Relatives Refuse Police DNA Testing Citing Duplicity Lwengo Murders 2 1

Commissioner Julius Twinomujuni, from Police Directorate of Forensic Sciences-DFS, had been sent to Lwengo district to pick blood samples from three people claiming to be relatives to Francis Ruhamyakaaka alias Nkaaka, who want to exhume the deceased's remains.
10:29
10:29

Museveni Conned in Condolence Handouts to Masaka Machete Victims 3 1 Top story

Three relatives of Francis Ruhamyakaaka, one of the those murdered at Nakateeta Village Kisekka sub-county in Lwengo district have formally complained to Lwengo Resident District Commissioner over their condolence fees that went into the wrong hands.
15:43
15:43

Lwengo Boy, 13, Drowns In Community Pond

The deceased has been identified as Jonathan Ssemwogere, a resident of Kyassonko village, Busubi parish, Kisekka sub-county. The incident happened today leaving the community members shocked.
16:49
16:49

Elderly Persons in Lwengo Abandoning Homes to Evade Machete Attacks Lwengo Murders 3 2 Top story

Robina Naluwu, the Kaganda parish councillor, says that the recent murders that seem to largely target people of advanced age have bred a lot of fear among residents prompting some of them to flee their homes.
13:14
13:14

Masaka Killings Linked to Terrorism, says Gen Muhoozi 3 1

General David Muhoozi on Monday evening visited Lwengo district, the scene of the latest incident. He indicated that preliminary assessments are pointing to possibilities of terrorism, a line of investigations security has now taken.
10:59
10:59

Security Counts More Bodies As Masaka Murders Persist

Moses Magondo, a resident of the village, says that residents who were going to the garden in the morning discovered the lifeless body.
14:39
14:39

Two More People Killed Despite Heightened Security in Masaka 2 2

The deceased are identified as Maria Nakato, 78, a resident of Kitenga in Masaka and Henry Kiremba, 81, a retired medical officer from Kyoko village, Kingo sub-county in Lwengo district. The killers allegedly broke into the houses of the victims and stabbed them with blunt objects.
16:34
16:34

Lwengo LC5 Loser Withdraws Election Petition Masaka High Court 1

Balikuddembe has withdrawn the petition citing a lack of enough evidence to sustain the petition. According to Balikuddembe, his petition was frustrated by a court ruling that denied him permission to submit additional evidence to support his complaints.
16:29
16:29

Unknown Assailants Kill Lwengo Catechist 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson, says that they have begun investigations to bring the culprits to book.
21:42
21:42

Multiple Borrowing, Diversion of Funds Ruining Emyoga Program in Lwengo Emyoga projects 3 1

Gonzaga Muteesasira, the greater Masaka regional coordinator for the program, reveals that the habit of multiple borrowing have been unearthed among the youth leaders and media practitioners SACCOs that were registered at levels of the three constituencies in the area.
10:39
10:39

Six Arrested For Lynching Man for Preventing Them From Partying During Curfew Time 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Region Police Spokesperson, has confirmed the arrests, saying that police picked up the suspects on separate days.
20:37
20:37

Three Arrested In Lwengo For Assaulting 50-year-Old Man To Death 1

The suspects have been identified as Batesita Mutabazi, 36, Ashraf Kaiza, 20, and Nabona Nakibuule, a witch doctor, all residents of the same village.
10:14
10:14

Four Lwengo Missing Girls Found Stranded In Kinoni, Masaka 3

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Regional Police spokesperson, says that they returned the girls to their homes after recording their statements.
08:00
08:00

Panic As Another Man Is Killed In Lwengo 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Regional Police spokesperson, says that the assailants used a blunt object to strike the deceased on the head several times.
08:33
08:33

Proposed Abolition of Mailo Land, a Ploy to Weaken Buganda-Kabaka Buganda Kingdom 3 1 Top story

Kabaka Mutebi says that the suggested reforms will mess up the cultural values and interests of the Kingdom and the subjects whose heritage is hinged on land as one of the key principles of their existence. He indicates that mooting for reforms that specifically target a land tenure system which is largely espoused in Buganda amounts to outright injustice aimed at weakening the Kingdom.
11:19
11:19

Buganda Subjects Defy Covid-19 Guidelines to Catch Glimpse of Kabaka Mutebi 2 1

Security personnel have had a tough time enforcing the Covid-19 safety guidelines as the Kabaka’s convoy drove through the area.
11:45
11:45

Panic as Four Young Girls Disappear From One Village in Lwengo 3

The missing children have been identified as Titi Runkuse,10, Amina Nakavuma,12, Patience Nambarire,13, and Riya Namboggo,13.
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