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17:39
17:39

RPC Frustrates Prosecution Against Informer Who Misinformed Police in Masaka Murders 1

ACP Nkore has declined to testify as a prosecution witness against Vincent Muwonge alias Jude Bbaale, a crime preventer in Masaka town who is facing charges of giving false information to police in relation to the notorious machete-wielding gangs that terrorized Masaka in the recent past.
17:30
17:30

Over 2000 Head of Cattle Stolen from Lorengedwat Sub County – Leaders gun violence 3 1 Top story

Emmanuel Longes Lorika, the Local Council III Chairperson of Lorengechora Sub County, says that 2, 973 head of cattle have been raided from the area by suspected warriors from Napak, Moroto and Amudat districts.
14:06
14:06

Budaka Residents Panic as Unknown People Threaten to Slaughter 97 2

According to Mboizi, those behind the anonymous letters have threatened to slaughter 97 people including the village chairperson. He He said the attackers threatened to attack the village and slaughter 97 people including the village chairperson.
11:01
11:01

Fire Destroys Goods worth UGX 200M in Arivu Market 5 2

Stephen Alioni, one of the affected traders, says that he lost clothes and gumboots worth Shillings 12 million to the fire.
10:22
10:22

Nabilatuk Residents Block Moroto Highway to Protesting Livestock Raids 1

Betty Tebanyang, one of the residents said the protest was the only way for them to show their dissatisfaction with the failure by government to protect them from the armed rustlers.
09:55
09:55

Gov't to Compensate Acholi War Claimants UGX 1 Million for Each Animal livestock 3 1

With payments expected to be effected beginning October, Kafuuzi told claimants that Government considered to pay uniformly a sum of one million shillings for each cow to each of the claimants in Acholi, Lango and Teso sub regions.
20:22
20:22

Kabarole Residents Worried Over Livestock Theft 3 1

“As leaders we however condemn acts of mob justice, we are calling on government to increase security in this village and other neighboring areas," Happy added. "People here tell me that they have resorted to sharing housing with animals to save them from being stolen."
19:37
19:37

Dumping Stinking Poultry, Piggery Waste Triggers Protests by Mukono Residents Drake Lubega 3 3

The Kimbuguma LCI Chairperson Ronald Kasule says about 200 residents staying close to the boundaries of Lubega’s land are affected. He notes they have appealed to him halt the process until digging deep pits to dump the rotten materials but he has turned on a deaf hear.
16:58
16:58

Centenary Bank Manager Nursing Injuries After Acid Attack 2 1

“Police detectives at Katwe Police station who visited the scene said the liquid splashed on him burning him and the clothes he was dressed in. But the victim ran out to Makindye medical center close to the scene before he was rushed to Nsambya hospital,” he said.
13:17
13:17

Opposition MPs Vow To Boycott Plenary Until Colleagues Are Released security 3 1

The Opposition Chief Whip, John Baptist Nambeshe, says that they were prompted to take the decision because of the continued incarceration of MPs in non-gazetted areas.
11:30
11:30

One Injured, Two Missing Following Attack in Apaa Township 1 1

Okoko told URN this morning that the attack forced them to flee their homes for their dear lives prompting the assailants to shoot them with spears.
10:14
10:14

Unknown Gunmen Roam Moroto Hospital Compound 1

According to information obtained by URN, the five intruders roam around the hospital quarters with an AK-47 gun.
09:26
09:26

Construction of Seven Police Posts in Karamoja Sub Region Underway OPM 1

Construction is underway at the selected sub counties, some at border points where there has been no police presence at all.
17:40
17:40

Sixteen Sex Workers Arrested for Defying Curfew Time in Gulu City 3 2

David Mudong Ongom, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the suspects were rounded up alongside 20 men found drinking in illegal bars while others were arrested after being found roaming in the city center beyond 7pm.
15:09
15:09

250 Curfew Violators Spend Night in Custody, 712 Motorcycles Impounded 1 3

According to Owoyesigyire, the officers mounted roadblocks on major access routes, which led to the arrest over of 250 riders, drivers and pedestrians for flouting the curfew.
14:52
14:52

Nakalema Orders COU, BLB to Carryout Joint Verification of Tenants on Contested Land Mukono Diocese 3 1

Simon Muwanga Kabogoza, the Chief Executive Officer of Buganda Land Board, says that following the 2016 boundary opening exercise, they instructed all residents who had registered with BLB with intentions of acquiring titles (Kyapa mungalo) they advised them to visit the diocesan land office to prove their tenancy.
09:05
09:05

Kapchorwa District, Security Officers Disagree on Demolition of Illegal Structures on Gov’t Land 3

Kapchorwa LC V Chairperson, Evelyn Kubalika, says that they held a meeting on Thursday last week involving the district and municipal council authorities where they resolved to demolish the illegal structures at Boma grounds.
19:26
19:26

Curfew Operations: Police Vows to Impound and Arrest Motorists Fred Enanga 2 1

This warning is going especially to motorcyclists, like Boba-boda riders, drivers and pedestrians who find themselves on the roads by 7pm when the curfew is already in effect; this time you won’t like it when we find you on the wrong side of the curfew," Enanga said.
19:02
19:02

Three Deadly Gangsters Confess Murdering District Chairperson, SFC Soldier and Others 1 1

ASP Twine said that investigators have established that the soldier Twinomugisha was strangled in a Toyota Wish UAZ 049U and his 1.5 million shilling was taken. However, security is puzzled by the fact that although they have Alleluia, Mutamba and Tumuhimbise in custody, robberies and strangulations using small cars have not stopped.
17:56
17:56

Police Constable Shoots Two in Quarrel With Woman 2 1

Owoyesigyire noted that they have recovered the gun from the scene and they are currently waiting for Nagaba to recover so that he can record a statement as investigations continue to ascertain what happened.
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