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Jun 2020 11 results
20:05
20:05

Two People Drown in Water Pond in Nakasongola drowning

The deceased were identified as Ibrah Lumu, 16, a primary six pupil at Wabinyonyi SDA Primary School and his uncle Ronald Kasaka, 23, both residents of Sikye village in Wabinyonyi sub county.
17:21
17:21

Security Struggles to Enforce Presidential Directives on Face Masks lockdown 1 4

According to health experts, face masks could provide a barrier for potentially infectious droplets by reducing exposure to the saliva and respiratory secretions. Combined with other preventive measures, such as frequent hand-washing and social distancing, face masks are thought to be helpful in slowing the spread of Coronavirus Disease.
17:16
17:16

Queen Elizabeth Registers Increasing Cases of Poaching in Lockdown lock-down 4 1 Top story

Pontus Onzima, the Chief Warden Queen Elizabeth National park, says they have registered more cases of poaching compared to the period before the lock down. Over 60 poachers have been arrested between March and May compared to only 20 in February.
16:56
16:56

Vandalism of Power Transmission Masts Irks Police in Kakira Town Council police spokesperson 1 1

Pylons from over eight masts along the Kabembe transmission line have been vandalized in the past two months.
16:08
16:08

Eight Bodies Retrieved from Lake Albert boat accident 1 3

Patrick Okello, a resident of Mbegu landing site in Hoima district, says they received information from DR Congo indicating that 8 bodies of the boat accident victims were recovered from the lake on Monday evening by Congolese fishermen.
16:02
16:02

UPDF Drops Charges Against Soldiers Accused of Brutalizing Makerere Students 1

Military Police Spokesperson, Captain David Agaba said that the Military Court invited students who were alleging that they were brutalized to testify against the officers, but none showed up. He says that the court was forced to temporarily withdraw the charges against the soldiers.
15:39
15:39

LCI Chairman Arrested With Pangolin 1

“The duo was arrested after a tip off from residents that they deal in the species. Officials from Natural Resources Conservation network were informed about the transaction, and they got Police officers from CPS Kampala who travelled with the team to Kibaale,” Onyango said.
15:09
15:09

Two Arrested for Selling Purported COVID-19 Herbal Cure Fort Portal 1 1

The Rwenzori West Region Police Spokesperson, Vincent Twesige, says the duo was picked up on a tip off from community members who saw them selling the purported Covid19 herbal cure.
13:33
13:33

Reserve Force Officer Arrested For Arson local leaders 2 Top story

According to Ssuubi, his trouble with the suspect originates from the two month’s rent arrears worth Shillings 80,000 he owes him.
11:28
11:28

Kalungu Traffic Boss Assaults Reporter Journalists protest 1 3

According to Ssekimpi, Tumwebaze hit him severally on the head with a stick accusing him of getting closer to the scene. He explains that he tried to flee for dear life but the officer pursued him and assaulted him despite introducing himself as a journalist.
11:11
11:11

LDU Personnel Accidentally Shoots Self Dead Paimol Subcounty 1

Brig Michael Kabango, the 5th Infantry Division Commander confirmed the incident in a telephone interview with URN but ruled out suicide as the cause of death.
Jun 2020 11 results