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Bobi Wine Accused of Forging Signatures That Changed NURP to NUP 2 2

The former NURP founder members made the accusations through city lawyer, James Byamukama, who addressed journalists in Kampala on Tuesday. Byamukama said NURP has 395 members who claim that the party name was changed by only 51 members.
17:06
17:06

UPDF Captain Arrested Over Alleged Extortion 1

Captain Abaho was arrested alongside his alleged accomplice, Wilberforce Turyakira, by operatives at Café Javas in Kampala on Monday evening.
16:51
16:51

Fishermen Want Ban on Night Fishing Lifted As Piracy Increases lock down 2 4

The fishermen however told URN that since the curfew was announced, Congolese counter parts have been stealing their fishing gears including boat engines, nets, boats and their fish.
11:26
11:26

UPDF Bars LDUs from Daytime Operations 1 Top story

A statement by the newly appointed Defense Ministry Spokesperson, Brig Flavia Byekwaso, says although LDUs who have completed a fresher training are going to be redeployed, their role is restricted to strengthening night operations to curb crime.
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Four Police Officers, Three Civilians Injured in Koboko Fracas 3 2

However, the police responded by firing teargas at the supporters of Dr Charles Ayume, who in turn became rowdy and pelted stones at the officers. A police report released on Monday indicates that four of police officers sustained injuries in the fracas with one of the officers nursing a fractured limb.
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CID Hands Over Murchison Poachers’ Ringleader to UPDF 1

A senior police officer, who participated in the hunt for the poachers in Murchison National Park particularly in Oyam and Nwoya, says CID resolved to handover Ongom to UPDF after investigations indicated that he is a military deserter.
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UPDF Destroys 13 Explosives In East Acholi 2 1

Lt. Hassan Kato, the Fifth Infantry Division Spokesperson, says the explosives were recovered by farmers opening their land for cultivation.
12:41
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Policing Through Music; One Officer’s Distinct Approach CLO 1 5

In the songs, the officer applies a touch of talent, passion and responsibility to reach people’s hearts with key messages about provisions of the law and their role in community policing.
07:58
07:58

Pictorial; Security Beefed Up After Basongora, Bakonzo Clashes in Kasese

The two groups are fighting over the 1,100 acres land that was given to them by the government in 2007 for settlement. The two clusters are accusing one another of grabbing each other's land.
05:59
05:59

Police Uses Teargas to Disperse Dr Charles Ayume's Supporters in Koboko josephine angucia 1 2

Hundreds of Dr Ayume’s supporters marched through the streets of Koboko town on Sunday evening challenging the Police's failure to restrain Anite's supporters who held a procession on Saturday, to allegedly celebration a donation of an ambulance to the district.
04:59
04:59

Nine Injured in Fresh Bakonzo, Basongora Clashes in Kasese 1 4 Top story

The clashes started when a group of Bakonzo armed with spears and pangas attacked the Basongora pastoralists who were grazing cattle, blowing up a conflict that has been brewing for years. seven cows were looted during the raid.
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Police Blocks Establishment Of NUP Offices In Kitgum 1

Eyaku says the People power activists and NUP party officials have not officially notified the District Security Committee of their intention to open an office in the district.
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Relatives of Electrocuted Man Pitch Camp at Umeme Offices UMEME limited 1 2

Derrick Isabirye, who led a delegation of six family members to pitch camp at Umeme offices in Mukono, says they will not leave until they receive a proper explanation from the power distributors. He says it is unfair for Umeme to disown their relative, yet they have been contracting him to undertake various assignments.
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Police Arrests 7,000 Drug Dealers, Smokers in Two Years 2

A senior narcotics investigator said on black market a kilogram of heroine on average costs 10,000 United States Dollars. This means 123kg of heroine seized last year were valued 4.5 billion shillings.
17:08
17:08

Two Umeme Workers Electrocuted to Death in Mukono 1 2

One of the eyewitnesses Faizal Kigenyi says the workers had switched off the power supply before they started working on the faulty transformer. However, it is unclear how supply was reconnected at a time when the workers were still fixing the cables. They both died instantly.
15:01
15:01

UPDF, CID Recover 7 Guns from Poachers 2 2

CID and UPDF team led by Col Allan Kyagungu, head of National Task Force for Wildlife and ACP Francis Olugu, head of General Crimes Investigations, have recovered the guns in the districts of Nwoya and Oyam.
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12:42

Fishermen Demand Immediate Release of Their Impounded Fishing Gear Lake Albert 4 1

Henry Irumba, the LC 1 Chairperson Kaiso Landing site, says the families of the affected fishermen are experiencing untold suffering since they can no longer afford proving for their families. The boats and Engines were confiscated in April this year after the boat owners defied a night-time ban on fishing activities on Lake Albert occasioned by the outbreak of COVID-19 Pandemic.
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Over 800 DRC Refugees Transferred to Imvepi Settlement from Zombo solomon osakan 2 1

The clashes in eastern DRC have reportedly displaced over 1500 people mainly the ethnic Alur who have since settled in Zeu farm institute.
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Mukono LC Officials on Theft Charges Granted Bail mukono court 2 1

The accused officials include the Nakisunga Sub County LCIII Chairperson Mubarak Ssekikubo, Namuyenje LCI chairman Robinson Wampona, Defense Secretary William Bisaso, the Secretary for Information Bbosa Keeya and Gerald Ssemaganda, an area resident.
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20:57

Man Succumbs to Injuries After Torching Self to Protest Rejection 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Area Deputy Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire announced Kyamunywa’s death to URN.
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