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18:41
18:41

Two Unidentified Bodies Discovered In Lwengo 2

It is believed that the deceased were killed from different places and their bodies dumped in these villages since the residents and local authorities could not identify them.
18:29
18:29

Youth Arrested on Eve of Presidential Results Still in Cells Without Trial CID 1 1

Emmanuel Sewava, who operates a music library in Bwaise, Kawempe Division, in Kampala was arrested alongside three others on allegations of stocking fuel which they were allegedly going to use to burn the city in case the Electoral Commission announced Yoweri Museveni the winner.
18:12
18:12

220 Police Trainees Dismissed Over Academic Papers and Health 1

Enanga said all trainees underwent very thorough individual medical assessments at the training school, where it was established that 38 trainees, had medical conditions that could not meet the inherent requirements of the training and the subsequent operational policing roles in the field.
12:45
12:45

UPDF Soldier Arrested for Shooting Teenager to Death in Pader Pader district 1 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN that Akena shot and wounded the minor in the stomach after he suspected him of stealing an item from the site he was guarding.
12:32
12:32

Police in Mazinga Arrests Woman who Kidnapped Baby, Strangled its Mother 2 3

Anita Nakanyike aged 37 allegedly kidnapped the baby from Wakiso Village Nama Sub County in Mukono District after strangling Caroline Nakiguli, the mother of the kidnapped baby.
10:54
10:54

NRM Officials in Lamwo on Spot For Alleged Embezzlement of Campaign Money 2 1

The funds were part of the 230 Million Shillings that was delivered to the district by the NRM secretariat to facilitate party officials in mobilizing support for their presidential candidate and party flag bearers.
19:11
19:11

Bududa Election Police Constables Protest for Their Pay. 1

Many Police constables who spoke to our reporter like say officials are asking for the appointment letters before they can talk of payment yet the letters were sealed in black boxes after elections with others not given adding that this could be a trick to deny them their money which they have worked for.
18:02
18:02

Kampala Returning Officers Cite Bribery in Electoral Process 3 1

Robert Mugabe, the returning officer for Kawempe division, Ivan Munanura returning officer Makindye division and Doreen Musiime returning officer Kampala Central division said several bribes have been given to presiding officers to alter results after they have been declared at polling stations.
15:50
15:50

Lukwago Triples Nabilah's Votes to Win Third Term 2 1 Top story

Barbra Mulimira, the Kampala Electoral Commission returning officer declared Lukwago winner with 194,592 while his closet rival and National Unity Platform candidate Nabilah Naggayi Sempala garnered only 60,082 votes.
14:25
14:25

When Trust Is Eroded; How the Blind Juggle with Money 7

Ordinarily, Komakech would just need to pick a note from his pocket and pay cash, like any other person. But because paper money in Uganda does not have any form of distinguishable tactile marking, he ends up spending and losing more.
13:52
13:52

Woman Arrested for Stealing Baby After Strangling Mother Mukono

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Luke Owesigire says they have arrested the suspect from Kalangala district and they are yet to transfer her to the district where she committed the crime. He notes that the baby has been recovered in good condition.
13:01
13:01

Ten Held Over Makindye, Makerere Voter Bribery and Rigging Patrick Onyango 1 1

Suspects detained at Katwe police have been identified Jaruwengo, Juma Rhamudan, Bright Lubega, and two only identified as Julius and lusiba. Police reports shows that these went to vote at Maddirisa Kasawe polling station in disguise with forged Katwe-Kinyoro resident voter slips.
10:15
10:15

Rukiga Tally Centre Shooting: SPC Succumbs to Injuries 2 1

According to Maate, Ssali was chasing away a drunken politician who was forcefully gaining access to the tally centre. In the process, she cocked a gun in rapid and accidentally shot her colleagues.
07:38
07:38

Two More Arrested With Over 300 Pre-ticked Ballots In Rakai 1

Enoch Ssenkaayi, the Presiding Officer and Maria Namuddu, the polling assistant at Lugalama Catholic polling station confirmed the incident, saying the pre-ticked ballots had not reached the boxes since the suspects were arrested in time.
07:01
07:01

Police Officer Shoots Two Colleagues at Rukiga District Tally Centre 1

In the process, two people were shot and Injured. One is a male police officer who was donning civilian attire and another Special Police constable who was on duty at the time of the incident.
18:03
18:03

Two Shot in Kanungu Election Violence

According to Musingizi, he was returning from picking his appointment letter authorizing him to work as Kajojo’s polling agent when a gunman who was travelling in a black motor vehicle shot him.
17:31
17:31

Masindi Journalist Arrested for Live Coverage of LC 5 Elections LC5 Elections 1

Annet Najjemba, the Programs Director at Radio Kitara told Uganda Radio Network that as Kyalisiima was broadcasting the event unfolding live on Radio Kitara, security officers arrested him and whisked him off to an unknown destination.
15:43
15:43

Rakai Polling Agent Arrested for Stealing Ballot Booklet 3

The agent, only identified as Deus, was representing Samuel Kaggwa Ssekamwa, an independent candidate in the Rakai Local Council chairperson's race. Ssekamwa is contesting for the same seat with Godfrey Bajjungu (NRM), Eliab Kigundu Sango (NUP), Elisa Nicholas Ssekitende (FDC), and independents Ali Balekye, Kasiiba John, and Robert Nyondo.
15:14
15:14

Apac District UPC LC V Candidate Survives Attack 3

One of the stray bullets caught 14-year-old Tulero Mourine, who was pumping water at a borehole at Alega primary school. She was rushed to Apac general hospital for medical. Odongo says the gunmen shot his tyres four times but one bullet caught the teenager.
13:14
13:14

Moroto Fire Victims Cry for Help 1 Top story

Andrew Locugae, the Nadunget sub-county LC V councillor, says the affected people in the cold since the fire destroyed their houses.
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