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11:06
11:06

Komamboga Blast A Terrorist Act – Museveni 1 Top story

"Three people came and left a package in kaveera which later on exploded, killing one person and injuring five others. It seems to be a terrorist act but we shall get the perpetrators," his statement reads in part.
00:09
00:09

Suspected Bomb Kills One in Komamboga, Seven injured Fred Enanga 1 Top story

Noah Mukasa Sserumaga, one of the area leaders told Uganda Radio Network –URN that the explosion was heard minutes to 9:00pm at Digida eating point. Moments later, the area was engulfed in smoke and sounds of people crying for help.
17:40
17:40

Police Launch Operation Against Numberless Vehicles in Kampala Alex Nuwagaba 3 2

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said that the crackdown follows increasing vehicles without number-plates on the roads which is not only against the law but also, the same vehicles are mostly being used by criminals.
07:08
07:08

Uganda Land Commission Officials Blame Woes on Ex-Employee 1

Barely a fortnight ago, the Criminal Investigations Department raided Uganda Land Commission offices and picked some documents after receiving a complaint from a whistleblower that more than 21 billion Shillings had been spent on compensating people who did not exist.
07:38
07:38

80-Year-Old Arrested for Fraudulently Selling 500 Acres of Land 1 Top story

Muwanga is being held by the Criminal Investigations Directorate –CID following his arrest by the Land Protection Police Unit –LPPU.
17:08
17:08

Police Arrest 68 in City Swoop Nakivubo Channel 2 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson, says that some of the victims of mugging have severally filed cases after losing their property to criminals who often try to push them into Nakivubo water Channel.
11:06
11:06

140 People Killed in Robberies, Domestic Brawls in Two Weeks CID Headquarters 1

At least 79 Ugandans were also killed between October 4 and 11 in robberies, domestic brawls while others met their death while returning from drinking.
17:50
17:50

17-Year Old Arrested for Announcing IGP Ochola Dead CID 1 1

Charles Twine, the CID spokesperson said on September 22, 2021, a post Facebook by an account under the name Brison Olywl Oz declared that Ochola had “finally died” and that he should “rest in peace” prompting investigations into the incident.
17:17
17:17

Bukomansimbi Murders Suspect Killed in Kassanda Robbery 1 1

Ismail Musisi who has been on Police's wanted list of suspected brutal killers who were murdering people using machettes in Bukomansimbi district was on the weekend shot dead during a robbery at a plywood factory in Kassanda district.
15:44
15:44

IGP Directs Heavy Traffic Deployments to Curb Mob Actions on Roads Traffic Police 2 2

The directive follows a weekend incident where a 40-year-old former driver with the United Nations-UN was lynched by a group of violent boda boda riders in Mengo-Katale after knocking one of their colleagues on Sunday.
14:49
14:49

Security Arrests 13 Suspected Terrorists, Rebels 2 1

Those arrested from Njeru have been identified as Openjulu Hoard, Openjulu John, Jaker James Michael, Obratum Juventin, Olinga Simon Peter, Ngambi Jeraso Peter and Bob Patrick. The three others arrested from Zombo town include Warom Felix, Mutumba Muhamood and Bamusungire Robert.
13:04
13:04

Online Hackers Steal UGX14 Billion from Uganda –Interpol 1 2

Paul Senoga, an IT expert and dealer in security system like vehicle tracking, agrees with police that banks conceal a lot of information about their illegally accessed systems. Senoga says hackers keep testing the systems until they gain access using malwares. As a solution, Senoga urges companies to always hire permanent and competent people who keep testing their own system purposely to spot loopholes early enough.
14:08
14:08

IGP Directs CT to Monitor All Spaces After UK Terror Warning 2

Three days after the United Kingdom issued a terror alert for its citizens in Uganda, the Inspector General of Police –IGP Martin Ochola, has directed the force’s Counter-Terrorism –CT unit to increase vigilance on vital spaces. The UK indicated that terrorists are planning an indiscriminate attack on among others places frequented by foreigners.
12:31
12:31

'Bijambiya' Men Hit Kampala, Hack Woman, Daughter in Katwe 3 2

“Police have not helped us," are defence secretary Muhammed Konde said. "They do not patrol these areas in the night. We have people who keep walking in this place throughout the night and we cannot stop them. We are armed only with sticks and we don’t know what they are carrying in the night. We are overwhelmed as leaders. Locals wake up early going for work and they are often attacked. We need security."
16:16
16:16

Former Convicts Who Have Killed Ugandans Soon After Being Released 3 1

This year alone, suspects connected to numerous abductions and killings in the districts like Ntoroko, Kabalore, Ibanda, Mbarara, Kyenjojo, Bushenyi and Lwengo are repeat offenders, according to Criminal Investigations Directorate –CID Spokesperson Charles Twine.
17:36
17:36

Gov't to Lose UGX 3b After Suspension of Certificate of Good Conduct Issuance 1 1 Top story

Interpol Director Senior Commissioner of Police, Charles Birungi, says that prior to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, they were issuing over 500 Certificates on a daily basis, which means they would collect more than Shillings 38million.
16:53
16:53

Police Arrest Suspect Wanted For Raping, Murdering 10-Year-Old Girl Jinja-road police 2 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesiyire told URN that detectives traced and arrested Sematiko on Wednesday evening from Kirinya-Bweyogerere in Kira Wakiso district.
16:11
16:11

58 Suspected Thugs Arrested in Makindye 2 2

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says that the suspects were picked up in an operation following a public outcry by residents of Masaja, Salaama, Mutundwe and Bunamwaya parishes in Makindye division.
12:34
12:34

Details Emerge About Man Who Drew Pistol at Traffic Policeman 1

Uganda Radio Network –URN has since established that the man who pulled out the pistol is called Richard Namara and he is the bodyguard to retired military Capt (rtd) Joseph Kamusiime.
18:15
18:15

Two Arrested for Issuing Fake COVID-19 Negative Results 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyirehas identified the suspects as Francis Luke and Joshua Bakabuye, both residents of Kawempe. Their arrest came after a woman who was travelling abroad questioned how they were able to give her results without conducting a test.
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