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07:48
07:48

Mukono Hospital Suspends Treating Suspects from Police 1 Top story

Dr. Geoffrey Kasirye, the acting Administrator, Mukono General Hospital notes that he has already communicated to the Mukono Police Division Commander, Joab Wabwiire about the challenging manner under, which suspects are sent to the hospital.
15:46
15:46

Police Fires Live Bullets to Disperse Mob in Mukono 2 1

The unidentified suspect was intercepted by cyclists at the Kampala-Jinja-Bugerere junction in Mukono town, where he was found riding a stolen motorcycle, registration number UAR 217S. The motorcycle is allegedly owned by one Godfrey Ssekyewa.
11:58
11:58

Witch Doctor Changes Plea to Guilty, Implicates Police Officer in Ritual Murder High Court Mukono 1 Top story

On Tuesday, Justice Mutonyi endorsed the plea-bargain deal and convicted Ssebuyungo to 30 years in jail for both counts to be served co-currently at Luzira prison. She ordered him to reveal to court everything he knows about the matter. In his testimony, Ssebuyungo implicated Corporal Harriet Nabitaka, who is attached to Nakasajja police post for conspiring with Wamala to kill Nansamba.
11:32
11:32

Heavy Police Presence At MP Betty Nambooze's Home 1 2

A police source who preferred anonymity says that they are on high alert following reports that the Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago is expected to attend the event.
18:25
18:25

Woman Sentenced to 2 Years for Feeding Step Daughter Menstrual Blood 1 Top story

In her judgment, Koburunga noted that she had reduced Namata’s sentence from seven to two years because she pleaded guilty saving court’s time and asked for lenience on grounds that she is a mother of three children.
14:17
14:17

Residents Drag NFA to Court Over Evictions in Buvuma Mukono High Court 2 1

More than 1,000 individuals were evicted from land covering up to six villages which formed part of the Forest Reserve that had been encroached on by residents, some of who had erected permanent structures on the land. The eviction was effected by the Uganda People’s Defense Forces in 2014.
12:34
12:34

More Than 200 Mukono Residents Face Eviction from Their Homes buganda land board 1

The contested land measures about 100 acres. Some of the residents, who claim to have occupied the contested land for the more than 50 years, say Kabagambe showed with armed police officers and asked them to vacate the land or risk forceful eviction.
18:55
18:55

Elderly Woman Vacates Home Citing Death Threats 4 1

Buyinza claims that Matovu showed in 2015 claiming to be the new landlord and ordered her to surrender half of her land measuring two acres or risk forceful eviction on grounds that she had taken many years without paying ground rent.
17:26
17:26

Woman Who Fed Stepdaughter on Menstrual Blood Remanded 1

Namata was taken to the police by her husband Yunus Lungu after neighbours alerted him that she had been mixing menstrual blood with the sauce which she forced the teenager to eat.
17:54
17:54

DPP Takes Over Ssebulime Murder Case 2 1

The case had earlier been taken to court by one Sylvia Nakayita, a sister to the deceased, as the main complainant, through her lawyer Muwada Nkunyingi. She accused Nantaba, of masterminding the death of Ronald Ssebulime by providing false information to police officers.
18:20
18:20

Court Extends Gen Kyaligonza's Arrest Warrant 1 3

The defence lawyer Jamiru Ssanyu Mukama asked the Chief Magistrate to extend their arrest warrant for two weeks.
13:22
13:22

Nambooze Worried Over Health of Jordan Returnees 3

Ruth Tukahiirwa Karungi, the Director of Maphie International Recruitment Agency denies allegations of trafficking and selling Ugandans to Arabic countries. She has tasked Nambooze to produce evidence to substantiate her claims, saying they are always approached by poor girls for job placements.
15:48
15:48

Mukono Youth Protest over Uncollected Garbage mukono municipality 3 2

Enock Kazungu, the group leader notes that garbage that is supposed to be collected is instead dumped on the streets, markets, corridors and restaurant areas, putting the lives of the residents at risk.
20:10
20:10

Court Summons Nantaba, 3 Police Officers Over Ssebulime Murder Minister Nantaba 1 Top story

Hatanga has ordered the suspects to appear before court on July 15, 2019. Nakayita is represented by Counsel Muwanda Nkunyingi of Muwanda and company advocates.
21:05
21:05

Minister Nantaba, 3 Police Officers Sued Over Ssebulime’s Death 1 Top story

Nakayita through their lawyer, Muwanda Nkunyingi also accuses Nantaba of failing to respond to police summons to record a statement over Ssebulime’s death.
13:02
13:02

Visually Impaired Couple Forced Out of New House Mukono district 4 1

Our reporter visited the house and found the compound overgrown with grass and under lock and key. The doors and windows have started rusting. Kintu says he bought the land where his four bedroomed house is built from Francis Bbadda in 2016.
07:11
07:11

Woman Arrested for Feeding Step Daughter Menstrual Blood 2 1 Top story

Namata’s husband, Unusu Lungu, says that he learnt about the shocking incident from his neighbors who intervened to save the teenager’s life when they saw her vomiting on the veranda after the suspect left to go and trap grasshoppers.
17:18
17:18

Ssebulime Murder: Court Further Remands Police Suspect mukono court 2 1

Ssali is accused together with three other police officers for murdering Sssebulime in cold blood on March 24 in Mukono District.
07:06
07:06

Gen. Kyaligonza Fails to Show Up For Second Time Court 4 1

On Monday, Kyaligonza’s lawyer, Caleb Alaka of Alaka told the Mukono Chief Magistrate, Juliet Hatanga that their client couldn’t appear due to similar proceedings in the Military General Court Martial.
15:33
15:33

Gen. Kyaligonza Snubs Court Summons Police 5 1

Kyaligonza’s lawyer Caleb Alaka of Alaka told court presided over by Juliet Hatanga that his client could not appear in court because he is out of country.
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