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15:31
15:31

Police Extends Bond For Masaka Priest

Mugisha returned to Masaka Police Station on Thursday for further questioning. According to his lawyer Alexander Lule, police extended the bond to Tuesday because the state prosecutor was not ready with the file.
14:40
14:40

Oil Pipeline: Masaka Security Committees, Land Board Officials Meet Over Rights Violations 4 1

Yisito Muddu Kayinga from the Community Transformation Foundation Network (COTFONE), attributes the confusion surrounding the oil pipeline project to poor information flow between the Total, New Plan field teams and district leaders.
10:52
10:52

Masaka Catholic Priest Charged with Murder of Lynched Suspected Thief 1

The thief who was completely naked at the time of arrest was beaten by the mob but when police rescued him, instead of taking him to hospital, they locked him in a cell where he died.
12:14
12:14

Coffee Dealer Hacked In Masaka As Panga-wielding Assailants Strike Again 2

Shafik Ssendyowa, a resident of Gayaza Lubowa LCI in Kimanya-Kabonera division, Maska city, was heading back home at 8pm when the incident occurred.
12:49
12:49

Catholic Priest Investigated Over Death of Suspected Robber 1 3

The priest, Reverend Fr Richard Mugisha was summoned in relation to the death of Ronald Kyeyune, 30, a suspected robber who had allegedly broken into the priests’ house last night. It is alleged that the suspect was apprehended by the village security team after allegedly accessing the priests’ residence through the roof.
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.
15:13
15:13

One Arrested in Masaka over Death of Three Boda Boda Riders 3

Katungi’s arrest follows an operation in which police recovered a motorcycle whose owner Joseph Ssebandeke, had been attacked by iron bar hitmen. Ssebandeke is in critical condition at Masaka Regional Referral Hospital.
11:40
11:40

Leaders in Masaka Task Gov't On Illegal Immigrants 4 1

Michael Mulindwa Nakumusana, the Chairperson of Nyendo-Mukungwe division in Masaka City is afraid that their efforts to effectively tackle the apparent insecurity situation in the area could be frustrated by the huge number of illegal immigrants who government has not come out to directly control.
14:56
14:56

MP Want Curfew Lifted to Avert Insecurity in Masaka 3 1

In a meeting with the Minister of Security Major General Jim Muhwezi, the MPs asked him to either relax or completely lift the curfew restrictions.
13:44
13:44

MPs Blocked as Colleagues Ssewanyana, Ssegirinya Appear at Police 1

The two opposition MPs representing Makindye West and Lubaga North were summoned to record statements at the Masaka Central Police Station concerning mysterious murders that have happened in the area in the recent past
10:00
10:00

Masaka Killings: Survivors Struggling with Medical Bills 5 1

They were admitted to Masaka Regional Referral Hospital in critical condition following the attacks where they were asked to have a skull Computed Tomography (CT) scan to help health experts to detect brain injury, bleeding, and skull fractures.
09:01
09:01

Masaka Killings: Death Toll Reaches Nineteen As 60-year-old Woman Is Butchered 3

Nampijja’s death brings to five, the number of people killed since Monday this week. She also becomes the 19th victim in the spate of unexplained killings in the region in just under two months.
08:02
08:02

Army Intervenes As Masaka Killings Surge 5 1 Top story

Brigadier Deo Sande, the Commander of the Masaka Armoured Brigade, says that they have launched joint operations with the police to hunt down the assailants. He explains that they have received intelligence about the racket and they are following various clues that may lead them to the killers.
14:06
14:06

Three People Hacked to Death in Masaka 2

Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson Muhammad Nsubuga says that the deceased have been identified as Sulaiman Kakooza 56, Kizza Luswa, 50, and Dan Kiyimba, 38.
07:26
07:26

COVID-19 Lockdown: Masaka Leaders Protest Security Brutality, Extortion 2 5

Led by Michael Mulindwa Nakumusana, the Nyendo-Mukungwe division Chairperson, the leaders have blamed the security operatives for being so merciless to people something that has raised public outcries in the area.
11:57
11:57

Masaka RDC Stops LCs from Issuing Travel Permits 2

According to Bamwine, many local leaders are issuing travel permits to persons without genuine cause for movement, which he says has lately contributed to congestions of people and vehicles on roads and trading centers.
07:58
07:58

Over 600 Residents of Masaka Face Eviction From The Land Allocated By Idi Amin 6

Vincent Mugerwa, who heads the affected residents, says that in 2009 Bukenya went to Kasanje claiming ownership of the land but failed to produce documents proving his claims.
14:23
14:23

Masaka RDC Clashes with Boda Boda, Traders 3

Fred Bamwine, the Masaka City Resident Commissioner on Tuesday issued fresh Covid-19 prevention orders in which he instructed security officers to arrest all Boda boda cyclists they find at the various stages both within the precincts of Masaka city and Masaka district.
20:53
20:53

Police Block Covid-19 SOPs Mobilization Campaign By Masaka Leaders 1 3

The leaders had gone along with at least 500 liters of liquid soap and water containers which they were donating to markets as a way of supporting the hand-washing campaign among vendors and their clients.
15:53
15:53

Masaka COVID-19 Patient Dies, Two In Critical Condition 1 4

According to Onyach, they received three COVID-19 patients including a man and two women. Unfortunately, the man died and the women are improving.
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