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08:37
08:37

Hospital Staff say they Threw Baby in Deep Pit, Mother Says it's a Lie 1 1

“They midwives begged us not to reveal this to the press, and also requested that we forgive them since the midwife who did not reorganize the baby was new, but it is hard to forgive and impossible to forget, it is too painful” Baisi notes adding that the wrong dead body given to them did not have any signs of staying in a deep pit for an hour though the husband accepted to bury it.
20:43
20:43

Kyaggwe County to Compensate Depositors Defrauded by Former Sacco Management 2

Elijah Bogeere Lubanga Mulembya, the Kyaggwe County Head, says that a huge number of complainants has overwhelmed them ever since they declared plans of revamping the Sacco.
11:07
11:07

Buganda Replaces Kasawo Ggombolola Chief Over Land Matters Kyaggwe County 1 1

Elija Bogeere Lubanga Mulembya, the Kyaggwe county head alias Ssekiboobo, says Kawombe has been supporting a team of fraudsters involved in selling land hosting traditional parish courthouses (ekitawuluzi).
12:07
12:07

Thugs Attack Late Archbishop Lwanga’s Home, Terrorise, Rob his Relatives 1 1

The incident occurred at around 1:00 am when thugs armed with pangas, sticks attacked the residence of the Late Arch Bishop after cutting the security wire over the perimeter wall.
18:00
18:00

Two Drown at Buleli Landing Site Mukono Police 4 Top story

Fredah Muwanga Namyalo, the Mpunge sub-county LC III Chairperson, says that the deceased had stolen a pig belonging to Okwalinga and tried to escape with it on a boat.
08:30
08:30

Residents Pitch Camp at Zirimiti Central Forest to Stop Encroachers 1 3 Top story

David Kiyaga, the Ntenjeru Sub County LC III Chairperson, says in their meeting with Col. Nakalema and NFA team, it was agreed that the land should be used by locals through planting indigenous trees as well as planting suitable crops.
10:19
10:19

Heavy Rains Destroy Houses, Schools in Mukono 5 6

The incident happened in the Kimenyedde sub-county where rains removed rooftops, washed away houses, household properties and plantations. Also affected were two schools; Springfield Secondary School and St Kizito Kawongo Primary School, where the rooftop of the main hall was carried away.
19:59
19:59

Fishermen at Blazed Landing Site Miss their ARVs 1 2

The Landing Site Chairperson Rogers Kamya says about 60 percent of his residents are HIV-positive and about 500 residents receive antiretroviral treatment. The landing site has a population of over 1000 residents.
14:13
14:13

Rotary, Mukono Residents Bicker Over Land Ownership 3 2 Top story

The school with an enrollment of 350 pupils, seats on the upper part of the land owned by Rotarian Peter Kasedde and the teachers quarters on the lower part-owned by the Rotary club. The contested area is part of the 10 acres donated to Rotary in 1996, by the Late Rotarian George Kasedde Mukasa for the Club to implement a community service project.
13:16
13:16

Fire Guts Over 100 Houses at Kiziru Landing Site, Leaves Hundreds Homeless 3 3

Rogers Kamya, the Chairperson Kiziru landing site, says three people sustained minor injuries while trying to stop the fire. He says the fire destroyed over ten boat engines, 20 goats, shops, church and mosque. He says several people are now homeless and need temporary shelter.
18:04
18:04

Barman who Recorded Video of Soldiers in Attempted Robbery, Goes into Hiding UPDF 2 1

URN has obtained video clips were the village defense secretary Sulait Zziwa is recorded picking money from the counter. It also shows a UPDF soldier and an LDU attempting to jump over the counter before they were alerted about the presence of cameras in the place.
16:53
16:53

FFU Officer Killed by Own Teargas Canister 2 Top story

Corporal Augustine Tukwasibwe met his death at the Mukono FFU detach near Mukono magistrates court on Thursday afternoon. The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Oweyesigyire told URN that they were still gathering information about the incident.
17:45
17:45

Police Constable Accuses NFA Manager of Beating His Wives SPC 3 2 Top story

Tumusiime explains that much as he is part of the police force, the Officer in Charge-OC of Mpatta police station has declined to release his wife on bond or give him financial assistance to help treat his expectant wife.
11:55
11:55

Kyaggwe County Head Irritated Over Sell of Parish Court Land 1 2

Mulembya accuses Robert Lusambya, a renowned real estate dealer of masterminding the sale of kingdom land in Kyaggwe County. He wants Buganda loyalists in Kyaggwe to unite and defend the kingdom’s land.
12:21
12:21

Police seal off Construction Site on Contested Land in Mukono Central Town 1 1

“Ensure that all parties involved are served with the copy of the said order. Take note, that no execution shall take place until further orders of court” Mutungi notes in the letter addressed to Mukono Division Police Commander Abubakar Musiho.
16:22
16:22

Over 200 Mukono Residents Face Eviction 1 2

The late Kitooke’s widow, Mary Nalwadda says that the family partitioned the land and unanimously agreed to develop it but is challenged by the illegal settlers.
13:27
13:27

Two NUP Supporters Rotting Away in Their Homes Abductions 4 3 Top story

Yuya was dropped at Kavule Nansana Municipality in Wakiso on December 24, 2020 under terrible condition. He has since been hiding for fear of his life. Unfortunately his feet have started rotting up to the knee joints. Kyakuwa, who was also dropped at Kavule Nansana Municipality on February 6, is also complaining of pain in his right leg, severe pain in the chest and poor visibility.
16:34
16:34

Mukono Police Stuck with 2 Mentally Challenged, Pregnant Women 2 1

Alex Baligeya, a police officer attached to Mukono Family Protection Unit-FPU, says police also lacks the resources to sustain the pregnant women in their condition. He says that none of the two women recalls where they came from.
18:50
18:50

Man Arrested for Stabbing Sickly 75-Year-Old to Death 1

“He sold part of his land to cater for his medical bills after spending over a month struggling with severe malaria, but unfortunately, when Osombe, his neigbhour learnt about it chose to go after the money by taking the old man's life.” -LC chairperson.
13:52
13:52

Woman Arrested for Stealing Baby After Strangling Mother Mukono

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Luke Owesigire says they have arrested the suspect from Kalangala district and they are yet to transfer her to the district where she committed the crime. He notes that the baby has been recovered in good condition.
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