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14:36
14:36

Boda Boda Rider Lynched for Stabbing Police Officer in Kampala 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says that the unknown cyclist attacked and stabbed police constable Ismail Menjar, who was on duty enforcing the curfew on Friday evening.
07:57
07:57

Kitgum Municipality MP Arrested For Holding Procession 1

The Forum for Democratic Change Party (FDC] stalwart was picked from his home in Pager Division, Kitgum Municipality on Friday evening.
19:10
19:10

Staff Shortage Hits Gulu COVID-19 Treatment Unit understaffing 2 1

Dr Paska Apiyo disclosed with the spike in new cases, the unit is being operated by only eight personnel; 4 nurses, a medical doctor and a physician including two cleaners saying work volume has over stretched them.
15:56
15:56

Six Arrested For Illegally Settling in Muhokya IDP Camp Muhokya camp 4

The Kasese Resident District Commission Lt. Joe Walusimbi says the evaluation exercise also established that more than 100 people are unknown to the camp leadership.
15:03
15:03

Security Heightened at District Borders As Enforcement of Travel Ban Kicks off 3 4

Hours after the travel ban came to effect, there has been the heavy deployment of armed police officers and Uganda People’s Defence Forces soldiers (UPDF) and the erection of roadblocks at various district boundaries across the country.
14:55
14:55

CCTV Officers Were Warned Against Sloppiness Before Katumba Shooting 1

“This thing is very serious. A number of police officers attached to CCTV monitoring, control and command centres have been arrested. Others arrested are from the 999 patrol team, as all evidence available shows there was negligence, sloppiness and laxity which had earlier been detected
13:14
13:14

Taxi Operators Create Illegal Stages Near District Boundaries 2 1

To stop taxis crossing from Mukono to Buikwe, the police have mounted a roadblock at Kikondo-Namagunga. Another has been set up at Buyira-Nkokonjeru to block movements connecting to Katosi road.
12:28
12:28

Bus, Taxi Parks in Gulu Deserted as Operators Heed to Inter-district Travel Ban cargo trucks 2 1

Patrick Bongomin, the Manager of Makome Bus Company said they have parked all their fleets with exception of cargo trucks.
12:19
12:19

UWA Reopens Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary in Nakasongola 2

Now, after close to two months with the sanctuary under lock and key, the wildlife body has announced the reopening in a joint statement issued by the UWA Executive Director Sam Mwandah and Charles Joseph Roy, the Managing Director of Ziwa Rhino & Wildlife Ranches.
10:55
10:55

UPDF Injures One Karimojong Cattle Rustler During Clash in Moroto 1

Major Peter Mugisa the UPDF 3rd division Spokesperson said the Matheniko warriors of Moroto had crossed to Napak district and raided 37 animals which he said all the animals were recovered.
22:23
22:23

Kampala 999 Patrol Commander SSP Bamuzibire Succumbs to COVID-19 1

Bamuzibire, according to police sources at Naguru police headquarters Naguru, has succumbed to Covid19 at Nsambya hospital.
17:38
17:38

Traffic Officers Paired With Armed FFU 1 2

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, said the deployment of traffic officers alongside armed colleagues is in response to President, Yoweri Museveni’s directive during the State of Nation Address last week.
16:53
16:53

RDC Bans Bodaboda Operations Along Kayunga District Boundaries 1 1

The major entry points to Kayunga district include River Ssezibwa bridge connecting people from Mukono and Kangulumira town council which borders Njeru in Buikwe district. It can also be accessed by water through districts of Kamuli, Apac, Luwero and Nakasongola.
15:41
15:41

Police Make 1.3 Billion Part Payment For SACCO Canteen Food Debt 1

Senior police officers at SACCO officers have intimated to Uganda Radio Network –URN that the new undersecretary, Aggrey Wunyi, has cleared part of the debt. This, according to source, has been achieved after Omoding hired Allied CPA that has helped to reconstruct documents regarding the food debt.
15:01
15:01

Fifty People Arrested in Ntinda Bar 1 1

Kampala metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said that 50 suspects were picked up in one bar called Garage located in Ntinda-Kigowa zone Nakawa division in the ongoing night operations of raiding bars that are still operating.
12:11
12:11

Rakai Man Hacks Wife to Death then Hangs Himself 1

The gruesome incident occurred last night around 10pm. The man so far identified as Katongole turned against his wife Rose Nakate following a domestic dispute.
11:38
11:38

Bundibugyo RDC Refutes Reported Influx of Congolese Refugees Into the District 6 1 Top story

Asiimwe Banji has denied the reported influx of the refugees, saying that they are aware of people with relatives in DRC who have habitually aided them to enter the district through Rwamabale in Ntoroko District.
08:43
08:43

CID Fears a 42-Day Upsurge in Defilement Cases CID Kampala 2 2

Charles Twine the CID spokesperson has told Uganda Radio Network-URN, that as law enforcement bodies apart from the challenge of enforcing the Covid-19 guidelines in place, another disturbing factor is going to be high reported cases of defilement, likely to shoot-up once again in this lockdown.
17:14
17:14

Gen Katumba Attackers Were Skilled in Urban Fighting–Security Experts 2 3

Security analysts, Fred Egesa and Grace Matsiko say no amateur would trail a four-star general for more than 4km, be able to shoot while moving.
16:58
16:58

Arua Hospital Hit by Shortage of Oxygen as COVID-19 Cases Surge 1 3

Arua hospital Director Dr Filbert Nyeko told the area COVID-19 taskforce today that the hospital has admitted 58 patients over the last three weeks, and lost three of the patients in admission. At the moment, the facility has 13 patients, seven of whom can only be sustained on oxygen.
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