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15:21
15:21

Police Officers Remanded For Torture of Elegu Residents Elegu Town Council 1

Court heard that the officers on 2nd April at Elegu Town Council in Amuru District, intentionally inflicted severe pain or suffering on 38 victims purportedly to punish them for disobeying a curfew. However, they all pleaded not guilty.
15:18
15:18

Youth Burn Down House of Coronavirus Task force Member COVID-19 1

According to Abola, the youth from Olwal trading center in Pagoro village targeted him for reporting them for defying presidential directive on social distancing.
12:12
12:12

19 Remanded in Arua for Disobeying Lawful Orders

Court heard that the suspects on Saturday at 4:30 pm congregated and locked themselves inside Kampala Gardens Bar and Lodge along Enyau road in Arua Municipality.
10:58
10:58

Crime Preventer Arrested for Trafficking People into Uganda 4 1

Paul Kalikwan, the Busia Deputy Resident District Commissioner says that they managed to arrest the suspect through combined effort from concerned residents. He noted that the suspect will be charged with defying presidential directives and human trafficking.
15:54
15:54

Pastor Arrested for Claiming to Heal COVID-19 police 1

Businge, was arrested by a team of detectives who invaded Jerusalem Church, a worship place in Karama-Kabwoya Sub County, Kikuube district where he had assembled a number of people, in disregard of a presidential directive that banned church gatherings, as a measure to control the spread of COVID-19.
14:35
14:35

Kigorobya Police Station OC Accused of Battering Woman curfew 4 2

Turyatunga allegedly beat and injured Anna Mary Katusabe 24, a resident of Kijongo cell in Kijongo sub-county Hoima district on Sunday night.
13:46
13:46

Gulu Residents Brutalized by Gangs Under Cover of COVID-19 Curfew industrial area 1 3

Residents of Gulu say that a number of them have fallen victim to antics of gangs that waylay them around Cemetery Road, Tank Road, School Road and Commercial Road in Pece Division as well as Alolokolum Road around the industrial area in Layibi Division. They are mainly looking out for people who are caught outside their homes at the time of the curfew.
11:17
11:17

UPDF Investigates Impostors RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 2 1 Top story

Geoffrey Okiswa, the Serere Resident District Commissioner, says that Elegu has been working together with John Oryada who is still at large. Okiswa explains that Elegu revealed that he is a veteran while Oryada is a serving officer currently undergoing training at Lugazi.
11:04
11:04

Sixteen Security Personnel Arrested For Brutalizing Elegu Residents 2 1

Margaret Auma, the Elegu Women Cross Border Traders and SACCO Chairperson told URN that the security team on 2nd April 2020, from Lorokwo West Village, Elegu Town Council used sticks to beat up 32 women accused of being commercial sex workers and operating in different lodges even after the ban on public gathering and closure of all lodges by President Museveni.
07:34
07:34

COVID19 Curfew: 14-Year-Old Girl Shot in Kapchorwa 1 1 Top story

Michael Chebet Musau, the East Division LC III Chairperson, condemned the act of shooting live bullets at civilians. He however also faulted residents for being chaotic and disrespecting security forces, which could have prompted them to open live bullets.
10:13
10:13

Busia Residents Provoking Security Forces to cane them- RDC 4

On Thursday, residents of Mawero, Arubaine, Solo villages in Busia town pelted stones to the UPDF, Police and LDU officers who were enforcing the 7pm to 6.30am curfew. The incident left two police officers injured.
16:46
16:46

Clinical Officer, Driver Arrested for Asking Patient to Pay for Ambulance 1

Thomas Ojok, the Senior Clinical Officer at the Health Centre and Walter Otema, the Driver of a government ambulance were arrested on the orders of William Komakech, the Kitgum Resident District Commissioner on Saturday morning.
12:45
12:45

Five Killed In Kaabong Raid jie warriors 1

They were shot dead during a fight between the security forces and the raiders at a protected kraal in Kakamar Sub county. The incident happened last night at 10:00 pm according to security sources in Kaabong.
12:36
12:36

Suspected Criminals in Gulu Take Advantage of Curfew Hours to Commit Crime penal code act 1 1

Hon. Rose Lucaci, the Councillor III of Kanyagoga Parish, Bardege Division in Gulu Municipality told URN in an interview that ever since the enforcement of the curfew commenced, two cases of robbery have so far been reported to the area L.C.Is in her area.
10:35
10:35

Over 30 Christians Arrested in Soroti for Defying Presidential Guidelines unlawful assembly 1 1

Jemimah Agwang, one of the members of the fellowship says they had a burden and conviction to pray for the country during this hard times of COVID-19 outbreak.
08:49
08:49

UPDF Imposter Arrested in Busia District 1 3

Ben Wanyama aged 26 years, a resident of Busamba village, Masinya sub-county in Busia district who was arrested on Friday evening arrested in Mugungu village after he was found beating a woman who was taking her baby in the hospital
17:13
17:13

LDU Deserter Arrested 1 1

UPDF First Division Spokesperson, Maj Bilal Katamba, confirmed that Mayanja was arrested by intelligence team deployed to track his movements. LDUs are superintended by UPDF First Division which is commanded by Maj Gen Samuel Kawagga.
16:43
16:43

Police Impostors Arrested in Kamuli district 1 1 Top story

According to Police, the suspected tried to pretend like truck drivers when they saw officers approaching but the officers pinned them for fleecing surrounding communities of their valuables during curfew period.
15:32
15:32

Six Kampala Traders Arrested for Opening Shops 1 1

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, said the six were arrested after security officers were tipped off by intelligence. Onyango said investigations indicate that the six alongside others that escaped were transported in a Lorry and started operating.
14:38
14:38

Police Officer Arrested for Leaking Whatsapp Message 1

Assistant Superintendent of Police, Ali Lwetunga, was arrested on orders of CP Kafeero after it was alleged that it was him who leaked the message that made rounds on Thursday on social media.
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