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16:26
16:26

Security Registers 70 Attacks by Civilians Against Law Enforcement Officers 1 Top story

Maj. Nkwasibwe was assaulted by a group of residents he found flouting the curfew at Gala trading center in Kyankwanzi district on Wednesday night.
14:30
14:30

Two Guns Recovered from Suspected Karimojong Warriors disarmament 2 1

The gun from Kaabong was recovered from a suspected Jie warrior who was killed in a fight between the UPDF and cattle raiders in Narengepak in Kathile Sub County this week.
14:24
14:24

Portuguese National Presents ‘Buy’ Agreement After Marrying Off 16-Year-Old Girl 1 1 Top story

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says Almeida presented a signed agreement bearing signatures of the teenager’s parents, Yoram Betamu and his wife, Josephine Twongirwe, both residents of Najjera.
12:10
12:10

Angry Mob Torches Homes in Revenge Attack Uganda Police Force

Charles Ogwang, an eye witness explains that Abila was on his way home from a nearby trading center when he met Ewan heading to the trading center for treatment.
12:09
12:09

Gulu Hospital Expands COVID-19 Treatment Centre South Sudan 3 1

Emmanuel Ainebyoona, the public relations officer Ministry of health says they expanded the space at the hospital because Elegu border post had registered an increase in the number of truck drivers being diagnosed with COVID-19.
08:09
08:09

OC Arrested for Violating Public Transport Ban 2 2 Top story

He was locked up together with five others at Madi Opei Police Post on the orders of Lamwo Resident District Commissioner, James Nabinsion Kidega after intercepting a taxi carrying seven travellers from Kitgum to Lamwo district.
07:46
07:46

Uganda Hands Over Bodies of Suspected Congolese Militiamen Lake Albert 1 2

The two; Opio Ozelle and Singa Kowe were killed in a fire exchange with Uganda Peoples Defense Forces -UPDF soldiers on April 9, 2020, after they were found robbing Ugandan fishermen. Five others were also arrested by the UPDF while on the lake.
19:02
19:02

Security Closes General Merchandise Shops in Masaka 1 4

Several traders had reopened their shops in response to a move by President Yoweri Museveni to ease COVID-19 restrictions with effect from Tuesday, May 26.
18:16
18:16

Gulu University Final Year Students to Undergo COVID-19 Tests candidate classes 3 1

At least 1,500 finalists from Uganda and beyond are expected to report for their final year semester after President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni ordered for partial easing of national lockdown against the deadly global contagion.
16:56
16:56

Kidnaped Ugandan Farmer Dumped in Gatuna 2

Tugumisirize says that his captors emerged suddenly from a nearby bush and ordered him to follow them. After crossing into Rwanda, he was taken to Chumba Police Station where he was questioned for smuggling and illegal entry, before being transferred to Kagyeyo police station for further management.
14:38
14:38

Suspected Thief Shot Dead in Lira Uganda Police Force 2

The deceased, identified as David Ogwang Ococ was shot by a police officer David Erima who had gone to execute his arrest at Tekulu village, Ojwina Division in Lira Municipality.
14:31
14:31

Justice Byaruhanga's Bodyguard Arrested Over Traffic Officer's Death

Constable Oduku was captured by Closed Circuit Television CCTV security cameras entering a Rav4 registration number UAS 597U. The same vehicle left the scene at the time Ayesigye was fighting for his life, moments after the accident.
12:55
12:55

12 Arrested for Assaulting UPDF Officer in Kyankwanzi District 1

Uganda People's Defence Forces and Uganda Police Force have arrested 12 people over assaulting a Major implementing curfew rules.
11:25
11:25

Ugandan Farmer Kidnapped from Garden at Rwanda border 1

Katuna town council Chairman Nelson Nshangabasheija says that Tugumisirize was walking in the garden when unknown people pounced on him and crossed with him to Rwandan side. He suspects that the suspected kidnappers could be Rwandan security officers.
22:55
22:55

Seeta Traffic Police Officer was Knocked by Judge 2

Closed Circuit Television –CCTV footage released by police and a picture taken by an onlooker on Sunday evening showed occupants in the Rav4 guarded by a police officer in a Khaki police uniform driving off the scene as Ayesigye appeared almost dead on the ground.
17:08
17:08

Vanilla Farmers Want Curfew Until Harvesting Period 4 2 Top story

The farmers usually harvest the highly prized crop between June and July. A Kilogram of fresh vanilla fibre costs more than Shillings 200,000 on the market. Middlemen buy a kilogram at around 160,000 Shillings while established companies can buy it at as much as 200,000 Shillings per kilogram.
15:38
15:38

Police Warns on Using Essential Workers’ Stickers, RDC Letters During Curfew 1 1

Senior Superintendent of Police –SSP Norman Musinga, also Kampala metropolitan traffic police commander, said police wont spare vehicles with essential stickers including those with letters of RDC because they usefulness has already expired.
15:35
15:35

Three Arrested Over Death of Woman in Matugga Shrine 1 2

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigire has identified the deceased as 36-year-old Noeline Nansamba. She died in a shrine belonging to Shaban Kayiza, a witchdoctor in Matugga.
12:09
12:09

Gunmen Abduct Three, Raid 40 Cows from Amuru District Amuru Sub County 2

Denis Tookema, a resident of Oforo village says that the gunmen first invaded the area on Thursday, kidnapped three people and made off with 15 cows. The group returned this week, Monday and stole 25 cows from 15 households.
07:59
07:59

One dead, 2 Senior Police Officers Injured in Entebbe Road Accident 1 1 Top story

The trio was travelling in a saloon vehicle, which hit a road barricade and overturned injuring the three occupants
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