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10:58
10:58

The Immediate Task of 30 New Kampala Police Commanders 1

In one of the meeting, according to police sources at KMP headquarters, commanders have been tasked to immediately study their jurisdictions and draft an appropriate deployment plan ahead of next Wednesday’s swearing of President Yoweri Museveni.
16:34
16:34

Kiyembe Traders Protest Arrest of Their Chairperson 4 1 Top story

According to the traders, police and Uganda Registration Services, Bureau-URSB officials arrested Waswa on Tuesday evening for allegedly obstructing the arrest of some traders accused of selling products that are meant to be distributed by an unidentified importer.
08:14
08:14

CDF Gen Muhoozi Tasks Promoted Officers on Discipline 1 3

Gen Muhoozi, who was speaking at the piping ceremony of 33 Brigadiers and seven Major Generals at the ministry of defence headquarters in Mbuya, said that the new ranks come with new responsibilities.
07:12
07:12

Crime Intelligence Arrests 5 Over Raid on Late Archbishop's Residence 1 1 Top story

According to police sources, the suspects were tracked down using the phone that was stolen from Dr. Lwanga's residence at Kyabakadde Village in Kyampisi Sub-county in Mukono District in the wee hours of April 16, 2021. “They have confessed that they indeed raided this home expecting to get money. They assumed that the money given to the family in form of condolence was still in the house.
17:19
17:19

LDU Shoots Dead Metropolitan International University Student namungoona 3 3 Top story

The deceased identified as Matovu Ali a first year in first semester who has been pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Education was gunned down this morning at around 7:00am at the University premises next to the faculty of education and humanities offices. Ahmed Kiwanuka, the guild president Metropolitan International University, says that Matovu met his death around 7:00am at the University premises next to the faculty of education and humanities.
20:24
20:24

Do Not Handle Acts of Militarism Against Journalism Lightly - Prof. Jjuuko 8 1

The professor who also teaches media law was today delivering a key note address titled; Freedom of Expression and the Emerging Militarism”. This was at an event organized by the Uganda Editors’ Guild in commemoration of the World Press Freedom Day at Kampala Serena Hotel.
19:14
19:14

Security Form 10 Joint Intelligence, Operations Teams Ahead of Museveni Swearing In 1 1

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, confirmed that joint security teams have been formed to ensure there is peace before, during and after presidential swearing in ceremony at Kololo Airstrip. Enanga said the team are part of the security masterplan that was drafted ahead of presidential elections held on January 14.
16:45
16:45

Seven Arrested With Vandalized Power Transmission Equipment Worth UGX 3Bn Fred Enanga 2 1

Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says operatives tracked the suspects from Kiboga district to Kampala in Kayiwa zone in Lubaga Division where they were found selling their loot over the weekend.
13:44
13:44

Deputy IGP Maj. Gen Lokech Transfers 254 Senior Police Officers 1

In his message released at the weekend, Lokech has appointed Commissioner of Police –CP Katto Paul Tumuhimbise as the new deputy director in charge of investigations at Criminal Investigations Directorate in Kibuli.
12:12
12:12

25 Ugandans on Interpol Red Notice 1 1 Top story

Charles Birungi, the Acting director Uganda National Central Bureau commonly known as Interpol – Uganda told Uganda Radio Network (URN) in an exclusive interview that 25 persons are currently on the list of wanted persons.
11:36
11:36

Experts, Drivers Attribute Most Road Accidents to Poor Road Designs, Mental Issues 2 1

CP Niwabiine admits that accidents that involve pedestrians usually occur as they try to cross the roads. He adds that in some cases, pedestrians fall victim when vehicles veer off the road and plough into them. Other accidents occur when a driver trying to avoid collision with another vehicle ends up hitting pedestrians.
16:32
16:32

One Killed as Minibus Rams into Immigration Office Perimeter Wall Kampala-Jinja Road 3 1

According to eyewitnesses, the Isuzu minibus registration number UAW-298N that was heading to the city centre lost control and rammed into the wall of the Internal Affair Ministry. It also knocked two people who were riding on a motorcycle registration number UES-978X.
07:58
07:58

Former UJA President Robert Kagolo Shot Dead Luke Owoyesigyire 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said that Kagolo was killed by a Local Defence Unit-LDU personnel identified as Rashid Mamuli.
11:20
11:20

Police Recover Firearm from Suspected Robbers Flying Squad Unit 1 1 Top story

According to Owoyesiyire, the recovered firearm belongs to Security plus Co. LTD and was stolen from a construction site.
13:27
13:27

Police to Spend UGX 3B Annually on Newly Promoted Officers 1

Uganda Radio Network –URN understands that out of 336 Inspectors of Police, 70 of them are in a professional category such as medical workers, IT, electricians, building and mechanical engineers
16:54
16:54

PM Rugunda Ordered to Explain Security Brutality Against Journalists updf 3 1

Parliament has also directed Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda to give a statement on the continued attacks on journalists by security officers in the country.
16:39
16:39

CID Slaps Another Murder Charge on two Killers of Special Hire Driver CID Kampala 1 1

The CID spokesperson Charles Twine identified the two suspects as Simon Lutasingwa and Patrick Sonko who were arrested last week on Friday on allegations of murdering and aggravated robbery of one Ahimbisibwe James special hire driver.
16:26
16:26

Former Chilies Employee Arrested Over Manager's Death 1 1 Top story

Mugga’s lifeless body was found lying in a pool of blood in the restaurant. Neighbours could not tell who had killed Mugga since they did not find anyone at the crime scene.
16:09
16:09

Parliament Demands Update on Status of UPDF In Somalia following Clashes 2 1

Rising on a matter of national importance on Tuesday afternoon, Obongi County Member of Parliament, Hassan Kaps Fungaroo wondered on which side the Ugandan forces belong.
15:41
15:41

Stop Diverting us From Budget Issues with Your Poster Claims, UYD to UPDF 1 1

UYD has dismissed the claims by the army concerning the posters, demanding for a detailed report saying that the army should stop diverting Ugandans from the major issues like the discussed budget and issues around the crude oil pipeline construction due to start.
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