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18:19
18:19

State House Impersonators Remanded in Lira 2 2

Elly Apenyo, 29-year-old businessman and his colleagues Denis Olwa 40-year-old social worker were arrested on Monday and detained at Lira Central Police Station till Friday afternoon when they were paraded before court.
17:33
17:33

Karimojong Surrender Only Two Guns in Two Months of Voluntary Disarmament bows and arrows 1

Maj. Mugisa also revealed that unlike the first disarmament where the army was only after illegal guns, the new phase of disarmament will also look at bows and arrows especially from the notorious category of warriors that he notes have been listed by the security agencies.
14:39
14:39

Frequent Swimmer Drowns in Hotel Swimming Pool Kiira

"This boy is a frequent swimmer who even guides new comers to easily navigate through the pool, so all of us were shocked on learning about the sad news of his death," a hotel says.
12:42
12:42

Woman Stabs Newly-born Baby, Dumps him in Pit Latrine son

"Namuwaya looked healthy and she carried that baby in her womb for nine months under our watch therefore, if her jolly face was anything to go by, dumping her baby was the last thing we could imagine her do," a neighbour said.
12:28
12:28

Rampant Thefts in Buyaga Town Council Scare Traders and Investors 4

The angry traders also accuse the town council authorities for failing to install security lights as a measure to scale down the rampant thefts which they say have scared away prominent investors that had a stake in developing the town council.
17:39
17:39

Man Kills Wife and Housemaid she Caught him Raping 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire has identified the suspect as Shaban Musisi resident of Kasenge village in Kyengera town council of Wakiso district, who killed both his wife Ruth Nakkazi and his rape victim Scovia Abed today.
16:58
16:58

IGP Ochola Appoints Regional PSU Commanders 1

Assistant Commissioner of Police –ACP Emmanuel Muheirwe signed the appointments of new PSU heads on behalf of IGP Ochola. The new PSU heads are tasked to ensure every incident of corruption, bribery, extortion, human rights abuse and any other scandalous manner is captured and headquarters alerted to it.
16:43
16:43

Police Constable Shot Dead in Gulu City 1

David Ongom Mudong, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the deceased who was in uniform and armed with his gun Ak47 Registration number 56-5827712-32506 with 30 rounds of ammunition was shot four bullets in the chest, lower abdomen, arm and leg.
14:14
14:14

Police Pursue Couple Over Aunt's Killing 1

It is reported that on Wednesday night, the deceased identified as Carla Adul had a quarrel with her nephew's wife called Lakot over a water bucket belonging to the deceased. In the fight, the old woman sustained the fatal wound on her head.
13:09
13:09

Twelve Arrested in Kiruhura For Flouting FMD Quarantine 2

Last month, Kiruhura District banned the movement, sale and slaughtering of cattle following the outbreak of Foot and mouth disease.
10:16
10:16

Police Officer Kills his Wife in Kasese

The regional police spokesperson for Rwenzori east, ASP Nelson Tumushime identifies the suspect as Cpl. Serdick Nickson Kamara, attached to Rubirizi Central police station in Rubirizi district.
15:49
15:49

Two Children Die of Asphyxiation in Jinja home

The police personnel forced open the door, only to realize that the grandmother, Alitubela was lying unconscious while the two children were already dead.
15:26
15:26

Three Drown in Valley Dam in Kyankwanzi Residents

Robinah Nakatemba, the area LC1 Chairperson says that the deceased had finished fetching water and resorted to swimming when they drowned.
14:40
14:40

500 More Motorcycles Impounded in Curfew Operation 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the deputy Kampala police spokesperson, said yesterday about 500 more motorcycles were impounded because riders have continued to violate curfew which was impossed to prevent the spread of Covid19.
14:34
14:34

Ship's Crew Foil Man's Bid to Commit Suicide 1

Tobo Richard age 30 has attempted to commit suicide by jumping off MV Kalangala to drown in Lake Victoria during the voyage from Kalangala to Nakiwogo.
12:33
12:33

1200 Motorcycles Impounded in Night Curfew Operations 2 1

Uganda has maintained a nighttime curfew running from 9 p.m. until 5: 30 a.m. every day, as one of the measures put in place by the government to restrict movement and control the spread of coronavirus disease. The movement of motorcycles is restricted to 6 pm.
11:21
11:21

Security Heightened in Kampala Markets, Major Roads 3 2

In the City centre, there is a visible security presence at Wandegeya traffic lights, Clock Tower, Shoprite traffic lights, Kibuye roundabout, Bombo road junction, Nsambya traffic lights and Jinja Road.
09:55
09:55

Five Inmates Escapes from Prison in Karamoja

The five were identified as Lokoru Lokiru, who was serving a four-year jail-term for failure to protect war materials, James Lochokon who was on remand for murder, Godfrey Musambwa, serving a four-year term for defilement, Moses Loyesereng also serving four years for theft and Richard Kamokoin, serving 11-years for murder.
09:44
09:44

Gulu RDC Launches Crackdown on Suspected B13 Criminal Gangs Gulu District 3 1

The suspected criminal gangs are reportedly operating in the Sub –Counties of Awach, Paibona, Bungatira and Omel in Gulu District. They are known for housebreaking, attacking locals, theft, and robbery, among others.
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