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18:29
18:29

Youth Arrested on Eve of Presidential Results Still in Cells Without Trial CID 1 1

Emmanuel Sewava, who operates a music library in Bwaise, Kawempe Division, in Kampala was arrested alongside three others on allegations of stocking fuel which they were allegedly going to use to burn the city in case the Electoral Commission announced Yoweri Museveni the winner.
18:12
18:12

220 Police Trainees Dismissed Over Academic Papers and Health 1

Enanga said all trainees underwent very thorough individual medical assessments at the training school, where it was established that 38 trainees, had medical conditions that could not meet the inherent requirements of the training and the subsequent operational policing roles in the field.
12:45
12:45

UPDF Soldier Arrested for Shooting Teenager to Death in Pader Pader district 1 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN that Akena shot and wounded the minor in the stomach after he suspected him of stealing an item from the site he was guarding.
09:19
09:19

Human Rights Watch Raises Red Flag on Uganda's Election 2021 elections 1

The agency cited wanton killings by security forces, arrests and beatings of opposition supporters and journalists, disruption of opposition rallies, and a shutdown of the internet as major setbacks in the pursuit of democracy and the rule of law.
16:42
16:42

Gulu Market Temperature Gun Operators Abandon Work Over Nonpayment 4 1

Nighty Amony, one of the temperature gun operators, says that they stopped taking people’s temperature in October last year.
15:50
15:50

Lukwago Triples Nabilah's Votes to Win Third Term 1 2 Top story

Barbra Mulimira, the Kampala Electoral Commission returning officer declared Lukwago winner with 194,592 while his closet rival and National Unity Platform candidate Nabilah Naggayi Sempala garnered only 60,082 votes.
13:52
13:52

Woman Arrested for Stealing Baby After Strangling Mother Mukono

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Luke Owesigire says they have arrested the suspect from Kalangala district and they are yet to transfer her to the district where she committed the crime. He notes that the baby has been recovered in good condition.
10:15
10:15

Rukiga Tally Centre Shooting: SPC Succumbs to Injuries 2 1

According to Maate, Ssali was chasing away a drunken politician who was forcefully gaining access to the tally centre. In the process, she cocked a gun in rapid and accidentally shot her colleagues.
07:01
07:01

Police Officer Shoots Two Colleagues at Rukiga District Tally Centre 1

In the process, two people were shot and Injured. One is a male police officer who was donning civilian attire and another Special Police constable who was on duty at the time of the incident.
15:14
15:14

Apac District UPC LC V Candidate Survives Attack 3

One of the stray bullets caught 14-year-old Tulero Mourine, who was pumping water at a borehole at Alega primary school. She was rushed to Apac general hospital for medical. Odongo says the gunmen shot his tyres four times but one bullet caught the teenager.
10:45
10:45

Kyotera Court Remands 26 NUP, DP Supporters Over Electoral Violence Election Violence 1 1 Top story

Robert Muyimbwa, the Kyotera DP spokesperson, says they will do whatever it takes to ensure that the suspects get bail and justice at the same time.
06:59
06:59

Missing NUP Supporter Found Dead 2 2 Top story

Asadu Jjemba, a resident of Kabembe says the deceased is among several NUP supporters who were kidnapped by people driving in a white numberless van during in the night of January 13th, 2021.
19:46
19:46

Police Warns ‘Hooligans’ Against Disrupting Lord Mayor, Councillor Elections 1 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says they have received information about ‘hooligans’ who intend to wreak havoc on voters and businesses in the city during the elections.
19:10
19:10

Estranged Man Commits Suicide 1 1

The area Defense Secretary only identified as Umaru reported Sanka’s death to police after receiving a report from his landlady, Hamida Nabuume.
17:14
17:14

Kyagulanyi, Amuriat Escorts Face Police Court 1 1 Top story

“All the 11 guards were arrested and later released after recording statements with PSU. They are being accused of deviating from police operation procedures when they were guarding presidential candidates. The IGP said they disrespected orders of OCs and DPCs,” source said.
14:56
14:56

28 Suspects Arrested in Masaka, Rakai, Lwengo 2 1

According to Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson Muhammad Nsubuga, the suspects were arrested over the last five days. Some directly attacked their opponents while others destroyed election materials and participated in a post-election protests.
13:43
13:43

Police Fail To Track UPDF Soldiers Who Had Pre-Ticked Ballots In Rakai 1 1 Top story

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Greater Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson, says they are still pursuing the suspects for their involvement in electoral malpractices. He says they have already summoned the presiding officers from the said polling stations to record statements.
13:10
13:10

Military Surrounds NUP Head Office, Blocks Access Roads NUP Office 1 2

At the Kyebando Road Junction where a number of policemen and military are manning the roadblock all motorcyclists and pedestrians are directed to use other roads leading in and out of the city. Kamwokya residents say the heavy military and police presence has paralyzed business.
07:31
07:31

75 Arrested in Soroti over Protests 1

After declaring Patrick Aeku winner, several supporters of Eigu and Eninu especially in the Sub Counties of Kamuda and Asuret started protesting saying the elections were not free and fair.
18:22
18:22

1,076 Traffic Offences Registered During Elections 1 1

Assistant Superintendent of Police –ASP Faridah Nampiima said despite the earlier warnings police gave to the public before elections, there was an increase in traffic offences committed on the roads in different parts of the country from Thursday during the presidential and parliamentary elections to Saturday after the final results declaration.
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