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06:41
06:41

Gateway Bus Driver Arrested As Police Investigates Cause of Fire 2 2

Police in Mpigi says that Sam Egulirwa is being held to help in the investigations into the cause of the fire that destroyed property and the bus.
09:27
09:27

Police Investigates Double Murder Incident in Mpigi 3 1

Initial reports indicate that one of the victims; Ismail Mugerwa, was killed in a scuffle as he attempted to fight a group of suspected robbers who had attacked his home. The Police said that another person, identified as Umar Bashir Sekitoleko was arrested by neighbours who responded to the alarm and was subsequently killed by a mob.
05:16
05:16

Regional Police Commander Sustains Injuries in Bus Blast 2

Faridah Nampiima, the Traffic Police Spokesperson said that among the injured is Adrian Kwetegyereza , the Acting Regional Police Commander for Greater Bushenyi who sustained severe injuries in the legs.
18:22
18:22

Two Dead, Scores Injured in Suspected Bomb Attack on Bus 1

The incident happened on Monday evening at Nsangi along the Kampala-Masaka Highway.
12:09
12:09

Man Arrested, Remanded for Attempting to Burn Self at Police Station

Mukwaya who was remanded to Kitalya government prison for two weeks on charges of attempted suicide poured three liters of petrol on himself but the police intercepted and arrested him as he fidgeted to pull a matchbox from his pocket to set himself ablaze.
14:50
14:50

Church Seeks Clarity on Prayer Guidelines after Arrest of Father Kiibi faithful 1

The call comes barely hours after the arrest of Rev Fr Deogratius Kiibi Kateregga from St. Joseph parish in Mpigi town for allegedly defying the guidelines. Fr Kiibi was arrested by Police Officers, working with District Internal Security Officer and UPDF soldiers, early today.
11:32
11:32

60 Passengers Survive Bus Accident in Mpigi 2 1

The accident occurred on Tuesday at Katende in Mpigi District when a bus belonging to Star Link Bus Company registration number UAS 177E which was heading to Kampala City from Mbarara lost control and overturned.
06:55
06:55

Mpigi District Security Committee Grills Nakawa RCC Over Town Council Land 4 2 Top story

On Thursday afternoon, butchers and residents almost clashed with machetes at Mpigi town council abattoir, which is found in Mayembe lower village over the land. It took the intervention of Byabasaija for calm to prevail. The disputed land sits in a wetland and is used for grazing cows taken to the abattoir for slaughtering.
10:54
10:54

Three Dead, Five Injured in Mpigi Accident 1

Three people aboard the Fuso truck were killed on spot. Their bodies have been delivered at the city mortuary pending identification.
13:56
13:56

Six arrested for Alleged Robbery of Powdered Milk Worth sh500m 1 2

However, some of the suspects claim that four men two of them dressed in white attire resembling that of the traffic police together with one in kaki dress again similar to that of the police and another in plain clothes armed with a rifle intercepted them and stopped the vehicle on its way to Kampala, tied him up with others who were on board and locked them in a Wish car.
12:49
12:49

Workers Survive Death as Three Storied building Collapses 3

The Katonga Regional Police Spokesperson, Joseph Turya, says preliminary investigations shows that the workers disappeared from the site when the rains intensified last evening when they suspected that it would curve in.
12:20
12:20

Locals Accuse Police of Fueling Crime in Mpigi 3

They allege that the increased criminal activities including murder, theft of boda boda motor cycles, stealing of number plates from vehicles, house and shop breaking and way laying them in the night hours to steal their property is on the increase because of the laxity of the police in the area.
11:48
11:48

Sand Trucks: A Threat to Masaka Road Users lwera wetland 5 2 Top story

Kampala-Masaka highway is prone to accidents. Almost no week goes by without an accident being recorded on the highly. Some of the accident victims escape with injuries while others lose their lives. However, eye witnesses blame most of the accidents on drivers of sand trucks.
18:11
18:11

Suspected Car Robber Shot Dead

Joseph Tulya, the acting Katonga Regional Police Spokesperson, says that the police have been trailing a group of thugs believed to be stealing vehicles from areas of Nansana, Namugongo, Wakiso and Kireka.
13:16
13:16

Masaka Pilgrim Nun Injured by Speeding Motorcycle 1

The nun identified as Simon Peter Nakayinga from the convention of daughters of Mary, Katimba parish in Ssembabule District, is one of the more than 1500 pilgrims that started their journey from Masaka early this week, ahead of the June 3, Martyrs Day celebrations.
11:20
11:20

Mpigi Deputy Speaker Arrested from Council Meeting arrest warrant 2 1 Top story

Plain cloth police officers stormed Mpigi district headquarters and called Ssempijja from the council meeting that was considering the 2019/2020 financial year budget estimates.
17:59
17:59

Two Missing Children Found Dead nkozi hospital 1 2

The children who had been living with their grandmother Rosemary Nakintu in Nkozi Trading Centre have been missing since March 10 after they were sent to fetch water at about 6pm.
16:36
16:36

Police Introduces On-Spot Training for Motorists road carnage 3

Phillip Mukasa, the Katonga Region Police Spokesperson, says they intend to sensitize drivers and other road users how to behave while on the road and identify black spots.
08:01
08:01

Armed Robbers Overwhelm Katonga Region armed robbery 2

The latest attack happened on Thursday morning when four armed thugs attacked Hajat Sarah Nakiboneka, a renowned businesswoman and resident of Kikondo village in Kiringente Sub County.
16:51
16:51

Scores Injured in Two Separate Road Accidents in Mpigi kampala 1

The Katonga Region Police Spokesperson, Phillip Mukasa says preliminary investigations indicate that the second accident was a result of speeding during a heavy down pour.
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