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10:23
10:23

Suspected Karimojong Warriors Kill One in Moroto Municipality

Benson Lokiru one of the eyewitness, says that the armed warriors numbering five were planning to raid animals in one of the homes in the Municipality.
08:17
08:17

Five Suspected Karamojong Cattle Rustlers Arrested in Kitgum 1

Quirino Olum, the Orom Sub County Chairperson says that the rustlers were arrested from a market in Kotido district following a tip-off to security personnel composed of the army.
11:06
11:06

Acholi Leaders Want Local Vigilantes Armed to Keep Karimojong Cattle Thieves Away Cattle rustling 7 1

John Amos Okot, the MP Elect for Agago North says wants the government to arm the groups with guns to protect their animals since the Karamojong rustlers have now resorted to using guns while carrying out their operations.
07:51
07:51

Police, UPDF Officers Arrested Over Poaching 1

CID Spokesperson, Charles Twine, said four police officers identified as Boniface Okello, Martin Ochen, Shaban Emanu and Levi Eliu were arrested a fortnight ago. They were found selling ivory valued at more than 200 million shillings and their arrest followed an intelligence tip.
17:29
17:29

UPDATE: Joint Medical Stores Loses Equipment Worth UGX 7bn in Fire 3 1

The Executive Director Joint Medical Stores Bildard Baguma said they lost equipment that includes ICU beds and medicines.
15:25
15:25

Police Audit Reveals Slow Implementation of Gender Policy 1 1

Police numbers are currently at 46,776 of which only 8,128 are females.
13:40
13:40

Fire Guts Madhvani Warehouses 1 1

Among the warehouses that have been gutted by fire is that of the Joint Medical Stores.
11:34
11:34

Business Paralysed in Kasese as DRC Nationals Protest Against UN Mission Congolese 2 5

The UN mission has more than 12,000 troops deployed, most in the vast country’s mineral-rich east, where killings more than doubled last year. More than 330 people have been killed and 40,000 others displaced over the last three months alone as a result of the clashes, according to the Kivu Security Tracker, which maps unrest in the region.
11:11
11:11

35 Killed by Cattle Rustlers in Two Months assailants 4 1

Epitu Gadi, the Kaabong District Deputy Resident District Commissioner revealed that the people killed were either investigating the rustlers or those who have reported to the authorities about the raids of their cattle.
17:28
17:28

Statement on Beating Journalists was A 'joke Blown out of Proportion' - Ochola 2021 elections 1 3

Ochola, early this year told a joint security press briefing that the police would continue beating journalists for their own safety. At the time, several journalists had sustained injuries from the campaign trail where they were hit with batons, rubber bullets and teargas canisters, in what appeared to be a direct attack against media practitioners.
16:53
16:53

Thugs Shoot Police Corporal in Night Operation 1

Robert Ekakor was pursuing armed thugs alongside his three other colleagues in Makindye Luwafu when the thugs who were on a motorcycle opened fire at them.
16:49
16:49

Two Dead, Three Injured in Nsambya Police Truck Accident 2 3

The Hino truck registration number UP 5638 failed to brake and rammed into three motor vehicles Registration numbers UAX 851J, UBD 944J, UAS 427S and three motorcycles, all with passengers. The accident happened at Nsambya Sharing junction this afternoon.
11:34
11:34

3000 People Die Mysteriously Every Year- CID Records 1 1

In 2019, the data shows, 3,316 people died mysteriously. This means that the circumstances surrounding their death could not be categorised under murder by shootings, poisoning, mob action, aggravated domestic violence nor traffic fatalities. There were 3, 318 similar deaths in 2018, another 3,123 in 2017 and 2,963 in 2016.
11:02
11:02

Police to Limit Use of Tear Gas police brutality 3 1

The Director Operations Edward Ochom said that the police was forced to use tear gas and fire live bullets to disperse rallies because the candidates and their supporters were holding rallies contrary to the Covid-19 preventive directives.
17:59
17:59

Ministry of Agriculture Vehicle Overturns in Nakasongola, Kills Two People 2

The rescue team found that two of the occupants died on spot. They include a Woman and a baby girl aged about 3-years. The injured were taken to St. Franciscan Health Center, Kakooge and the bodies to Nakasongola Health Center IV mortuary.
17:32
17:32

Only 500 Mourners Allowed to Attend Archbishop Lwanga’s Burial CPS 2 1

Addressing reporters in a joint press briefing by the Catholic Church and security at the Central Police Station in Kampala this afternoon, Mulumba said that the Church and other authorities have selected only 500 people, mostly priests and Christians who had a special attachment to the late archbishop.
11:28
11:28

Lwengo School Deputy Hacks Wife, Baby Dumps Bodies In Pit Latrine 4

It is said that Tugume, 47, hacked his wife Rose Katushabe 24, and the baby and dumped their amputated bodies in a pit latrine. Tugume and Katushabe had a longstanding dispute which local leaders and community members tried to address in vain. But residents were concerned when Katushabe went missing for a week after a fight with her husband, yet her known mobile number was off.
09:06
09:06

Only 4000 Police Officers Vaccinated Against COVID-19 covid19 vaccination 1

Kampala which has the highest concentration of police officers was expected to be complete in at least two weeks’ time. but the medical team has so far vaccinated 4,176 personnel, among them 3,366 policemen and 810 policewomen from the districts of Kampala, Mukono and Wakiso.
22:05
22:05

Defense Ministry Seeks 6.3 Trillion Shillings for 2021/22 Budget Parliament 1 1

The Ministry of Defense and Veterans Affairs is seeking up to 6.3 trillion shillings to finance its budget for financial year 2021/2022.
16:33
16:33

Five Arrested for Trafficking 30 Burundian Women 1 1

Charles Twine, the spokesperson of criminal investigations directorate has told Uganda Radio Network –URN that Garuka was found in a room with two female adults who have since revealed that he was sexually exploiting them. Upon his arrest, Garuka led the security team to a house in Bulenga where 30 girls were found locked with no means for an exit.
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