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19:58
19:58

UPDF, Police Appoint Commanders of COVID -19 Evacuation Team 1

The three; Kampala Metropolitan deputy police spokesperson Denis Namuwooza, Lt Col Bright Ruyonga and Cpt Dr David Magoola will be overseers and first contacts for the evacuation team, according to a joint statement issued by UPF spokesperson, Fred Enanga, the deputy UPDF spokesperson, Lt Col Deo Akiiki.
18:45
18:45

Spy Agencies Deployed to Trace All Returnees Avoiding Quarantine 2 2 Top story

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says the team was set up as part of the decision made by National Security Council.
12:36
12:36

Dozens of Boda-Bodas Impounded Over Defying COVID - 19 Directives 3 2

Traffic police backed up by Field Force Police-FFP, Local Defence Unit –LDUs and Uganda People’s Defence Forces –UPF conducted operations on various road junctions impounding all motorcycles carrying passengers.
18:20
18:20

240 UPDF, Police Medics Join Coronavirus Fight 2 1

At a joint media briefing on Wednesday in Kampala, Police spokesperson, CP Fred Enanga, UPDF deputy spokesperson, Lt Col Deo Akiiki and Land Forces spokesperson, Lt Col Henry Obbo, said the forces’ health workers will participate in treating the already infected persons, monitoring those in quarantine and evacuation of suspected patients.
18:10
18:10

Pastor, 30 Followers Arrested for Defying Ban on Public Gatherings 1

Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson Patrick Onyango says that the police was notified by vigilant neighbours. But Mutebi said, in his statement at Kajjansi police station that he was still looking for money to transport his Church members to their respective villages.
07:23
07:23

COVID-19: Pharmacists Emphasise Use of Water, Soap COVID 19 2 1 Top story

Dr. Samuel Opio, the Secretary, Pharmaceutical Society of Uganda, says the sale of substandard hand sanitisers will impact negatively on the country’s preventive methods against the corona virus pandemic, saying there is need for government to do something to address the situation.
21:02
21:02

Two Suspected Thugs Shot Dead in Separate Burglaries in Kampala CCTV 2 1 Top story

The LDUs gunned down Simon Sserwadda, who alongside three others allegedly raided a shop belonging to one of the residents of Kazo around 4am. According to UPDF First Division Spokesperson, Major Bilal Katamba, residents alerted LDUs who were on foot patrol about the raid.
18:05
18:05

Four Men Collapse in Kampala Sending City Dwellers into Panic 1

Two unidentified men collapsed at Blue Room in central Kampala causing panic among people in nearby places. The locals recorded videos which they later circulated on various social media platforms claiming that the persons had died of coronavirus.
17:47
17:47

COVID19: Kulambiro Residents Lock up Suspect 1 2 Top story

Godfrey Mwesigwa is said to be among Ugandan nationals who returned to the country from United Arab Emirates aboard Ethiopian Airlines flight on March 22, 2020.
19:59
19:59

Crime Intelligence Arrests Two Maids for Stealing Babies in Kampala 1

Shamillah Nasaka and Resty Nabasumba were respectively arrested from Gomba and Bukomansimbi districts where they had hidden their bosses’ children aged one year and 10 months.
19:32
19:32

80 Mourners, Gamblers Face Charges for Defying Presidential Directives on COVID-19 1 1

The charges, according to police spokesperson Fred Enanga emanate from gathering in betting centres, bars, clubs and disco's which is against the directives issued by, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, guidelines intended to contain the spread of coronavirus.
17:42
17:42

74 Teachers Questioned for Operating During COVID-19 Lockdown COVID 19 1 4

Schools across the country were prematurely closed at the end of last week, following a presidential directive aimed at controlling large gatherings, a precursor for the spread of the strain of the virus, which has so far claimed 12,784 lives across the world. Ugandans were thereafter advised to stay at home in self-quarantine.
14:55
14:55

Police Commanders Ordered to Release Minor Offence Suspects 1 1

Commissioner of Police –CP Fred Enanga, said as part of the strategies to minimize overcrowding in police cells that poses a health risky to inmates, police leadership resolved that suspects with minor offences be released on police bond.
16:09
16:09

How Police’s New Human Rights Director Nanding Rose Through The Ranks 2 2

By the appointment, Nanding becomes the second serving female officer at the level of a director. The other is CID director Grace Akullo.
14:49
14:49

Priest Briefly Arrested For Defying President’s Directives 1

Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, said Kalumba who is also the Vicar General for Kampala Archdiocese was found celebrating mass .
13:11
13:11

Bar Owners Arrested in Kampala, Hoima over Defying Orders on Closure 1

A joint security team has arrested 37 bars owners, managers in Saturday night raid on bars defying President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni’s closure of public places in a bid to fight coronavirus.
10:54
10:54

Man Stabs Wife to Death, Attempts to Commit Suicide 1 2

Abdulla tricked the deceased that he had accepted to give her one million shillings in return for the title.
12:01
12:01

LDUs Kill Suspected Criminal 1

Maj Bilal Katamba who speaks for UPDF First Division that supervises LDUs confirmed the shooting of the suspected criminal but said they were yet to get his particulars. It is alleged that group was comprised of about five people but others successfully escaped.
09:35
09:35

Kadaga Wants Action Taken Against Police Officers who Shot Student 3 2

Nankya's family told Kadaga that no official from the police or KCCA has discussed with them issues of compensation.
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