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06:37
06:37

Rukungiri Man Stabs Grandfather Over UGX 15,000

Ely Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, identifies the suspect as Jackson Kamwesigye alias boy while the deceased is 74-year-old Bernard Barugahare, a resident of Kanyankyende village in Bugangari Sub County in Rukungiri district.
06:19
06:19

Seven Arrested For Burning Bee Hives in Mt. Elgon National Park

The suspects are Charles Matasanga also known as ranger, Michael Natsambwa, Amon Manyali, Julius Nakhwashe, Rashid Majeme, Yefsa Matsanga and Richard Kamana, all residents of Nalwanza Sub County in Bududa district.
12:53
12:53

FPU Warns Unlicensed Fishermen on Lake George, Edward operating licenses 4 2

Lt. Musa Mugogo, the commandant on the Fisheries Protection Unit in charge of the two lakes, says they are aware of the increasing number of people operating illegally on the lake.
10:02
10:02

Busia RDC Launches Solo Mission Against Bar Operations 1

The culprits escape arrest by jumping over the wall fence using a ladder strategically placed behind the bar building
09:26
09:26

Swine Fever Outbreak: Three In Custody For Violating Ban on Sale of Pork 1 1 Top story

Herbert Nakachera, an eye witness says that residents alerted the authorities after seeing the suspects selling pork at their butchery from a dead pig.
07:03
07:03

28 Arrested For Vandalising Property at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary as Land Dispute Escalates 3

Isah Ssemwogerere, the Savannah Region Police Spokesperson, says suspects pretended to be tourists to gain access to Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary where they broke into offices and vandalized property using hammers and axes.
19:00
19:00

Ochola Promotes 3000 Police Officers IGP Martin Ochola

Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga explains that promotion was based on performance, current responsibility, leadership abilities, command abilities, time spent on rank, discipline, patriotism and integrity. Other considerations are length of service in the force, level of education, career courses attended, record of service and physical fitness among others.
17:36
17:36

Difficult System, Corruption Hampering Asset Recovery: DPP 1 5

Edward Muhumuza, the Witness Protection and Victims Empowerment Department in the office of the DPP expresses worry that their objective for Asset recovery could not be achieved due to poor sensitization of the public by all relevant stakeholders.
15:42
15:42

Three Arrested for Defrauding Bank Customer UGX 18 Million Nansana 1 1

According to police investigations, preliminary findings show that the suspects entered Nansana Centenary bank where Denis Mpagi approached the victim, whom police have declined not to mention for help to exchange his dollars for Shillings.
14:59
14:59

Thugs Steal Battery from NMS Vehicle in Masindi Hospital 1

The Scania truck registration number UAJ 200X delivered a consignment of drugs to Masindi Hospital from the National Medical Hospital on Friday evening.
11:59
11:59

Moroto Prisons Under Renovation After Escape of Inmates Moroto prison break 1 1 Top story

Frank Baine, the Uganda Prison Spokesman says the new changes are expected to provide safety measures in the management of prisoners in Moroto. He notes that the changes were communicated by the Commissioner-General of Prisons during his visit to the facility.
10:35
10:35

Police Arrest Woman, Son Over Death of Family Head 1 1

In a phone interview with our reporter, Canon Enock Kazooba, the LC III Chairperson of Ryakarimira Town Council, says Niwagaba was clobbered to death using a hand hoe following a quarrel with his wife over money they had collected from a bar they jointly owned near their home in Kigarama Trading Centre.
18:43
18:43

Warriors Threaten Journalists for Exposing Insecurity in Karamoja mt. moroto area 3 1

In the letters, four-morning show presenters were issued with warnings over what the warriors described as continuous discussions on the security situation in Karamoja. Those warned include Timothy Eodu, Catherine Alany of Akica FM and Fiona Nambuya and Innocent Kodet of Ateker FM.
18:39
18:39

150 Guns Recovered in Karamoja in 2020-UPDF karamoja warriors 1 2

The Uganda Peoples’ Defense Force- UPDF soldiers at the 3rd Division recovered 150 illegal guns in the hands of civilians across the nine districts of Karamoja. This is almost twice, the number of guns recovered in 2019 and 2018 in the region.
16:08
16:08

Two NUP Leaders Charged with Inciting Violence Police

Police arrested two NUP leaders who include Afua Namayimba, Division Councilor elect for Kyebando and Agnes Namukula Division elect Councilor for Rubaga. They are currently being detained at Kiira Road Police Station on charges of inciting violence.
14:02
14:02

Fear as Deputy IGP Prepares to Release Names of Corrupt Police Officers 1 1

In 2014, PSU received 2639 complaints, 2547 complaints were lodged in 2015, PSU registered 2660 complaints in 2016, PSU received 2271 complaints in 2017, the 2018 complaints stood at 2383 while PSU recorded 2174 complaints in the year 2019.
13:49
13:49

Fire Guts Carpentry Workshops in Kasese 2 4

Bernard Kazoora, the LCI Chairperson said that the fire gutted the business premises in the wee hours of Thursday morning and spread out to the entire workshops.
12:07
12:07

Thugs Attack Late Archbishop Lwanga’s Home, Terrorise, Rob his Relatives 1 1

The incident occurred at around 1:00 am when thugs armed with pangas, sticks attacked the residence of the Late Arch Bishop after cutting the security wire over the perimeter wall.
16:19
16:19

Gulu University Dean Granted Bail

On Thursday, Mpora was granted non-cash bail of Three Million Shillings by the Grade One Magistrate Christine Turibamwe.
15:28
15:28

Three Arrested for Beheading Kibaale Man suspects

According to Hakiza, the deceased disappeared from his home on April 10, 2021, after selling his house at Shillings 10 million. This prompted his relatives to notify police that commenced investigations into the matter.
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