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13:30
13:30

56 Students Injured In Kihihi High School Violent Strike 3 3

Rugaaju says that 56 students got injured as they fled in darkness. Rugaaju also says while it had been suspected that the school was under an attack by rebels, investigations later showed that the violent strike had been planned by some students.
14:21
14:21

3 killed in Kigezi in Three days

The murder victim is Hamlet Tusasibwe,50. Her son, Onesimus Atuzarirwe, says he went to check on his mother after returning from school and couldn't see her.
10:57
10:57

Two Dead, Five Injured as Truck Rams into Houses in Kanungu 1 2

The truck belongs to the China Henan Construction Company (CHICO), a company tarmacking the Rukungiri-Kihihi-Kanungu road.
11:41
11:41

Ugandan Prime Suspect in Killing of Congolese Village Chief Arrested 3 2

John Bosco Twinomujuni, Butogota Town council LCIII Chairman told our reporter today that Baribusa was arrested on Monday evening in Butogota while hiding in the bush.
12:27
12:27

Security Deploys at Uganda-DRC Border As Congolese Pursue Suspected Killers of Their Leader 1 Top story

Kibita says that around 4:00 am, Kamuswa stormed the vigil and ordered the mourners to stop the loud music and noise, saying that they did not request permission from him. He explained that a scuffle broke out leading to a fight. It is in this process that Baribusa and Paluku assaulted Kamuswa to death.
10:57
10:57

Two Chinese Contractors Arrested for Aiding Theft of Fuel for Road Works 1

Gad Ahimbisibwe Rugaju, the Kanungu Deputy Resident District Commissioner, says that he found the Boda boda rider siphoning fuel in a jerrycan from one of the trucks as the Chinese were looking on.
11:10
11:10

Kanungu Sand Miner Killed After Defying Guidelines

The incident comes barely 24 hours after Kanungu District Security Committee issued conditions for reopening the sand mine and put in place a committee to enforce the strict guidelines that were put in place.
09:15
09:15

Seven Murdered in 3 Weeks in Kanungu, Authorities Concerned

The OC Kanungu police station Charles Muhereza, said in the past three weeks alone, police has registered over seven murders in Kanungu district, a trend that is worrying.
13:09
13:09

Missing Kanungu businessman Found Dead in Mitooma District 2

Relatives delayed to report as each family thought he was with the other; either with the wife in Kanungu or the second wife in Kabale town.
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.
13:00
13:00

Two Ugandan Children Kidnapped in Kanungu, near DRC Border 2

According to their mother Joselyn Ampeire, Niwagaba and Ayinamani were pursuing birds from eating their rice when two men donning replicas of the camouflage army Uniform and armed with an AK 47 rifles emerged from the nearby bush and held them at gunpoint. Ampeire says that without uttering a word, the gunmen disappeared with the minors.
07:33
07:33

Three Held for Killing Own Mother Over Land kanungu district 1

Jessica Tindimwebwa, the Ibarya Village LC I chairperson, says the deceaseds body was found by her granddaughters on Friday evening after returning from school.
18:49
18:49

Kanungu Kidnap Victim Released ransom

Ely Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says Mbeeta was released around midday on Tuesday after his family sent his kidnappers Shillings 1.5 million via mobile money. The kidnappers had demanded for Shillings 2 million, but the victims family pleaded with them to accept Shillings 1.5million.
07:35
07:35

Congolese Militia Kidnap Kanungu Farmer mobile phone

A family member told URN on condition of anonymity that Mbeeta left alone to work in the garden with the hope returning around midday. He however, says two militias emerged from the nearby bush armed with a rifle and tied Mbeetas hands and left with him.
18:33
18:33

Village Chairman Killed While Mediating Family Fight kanungu 2

The police spokesperson for Kigezi region, Elly Maate says that after the incident Twesigwome took off but was overpowered by locals who also beat him to comma in form of revenge.
14:51
14:51

Electric Pole Kills Kanungu Man 2

Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says Mbabazi breathed his last while being rushed to Katete Health Centre IV
14:01
14:01

Soldier Dies In House Fire mbarara

A UPDF soldier told URN on condition of anonymity that they found the deceased burnt beyond recognition this morning in a grass thatched hut he has been using at the water treatment plant.
20:57
20:57

Businessman Released After Paying USD 7500 Ransom district 2

Ely Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says Mugabes family negotiated with the kidnappers to reduce the ransom money from USD 20,000 and settled for USD 7500. He says Mugabes family sent the money prompting his kidnappers to escort him to Ishasha border in the wee hours of Tuesday morning where they set him free.
15:15
15:15

Three People Shot By Suspected DRC Soldiers in Kanungu 2

The victims are identified as Patrick Bukora, 40, a resident of Migyera cell, Nakasongola district, Julius Saturday, 36, a businessman from Nsolo B cell, Western division-Busia Municipality, and Nassolo Sauda, 40, a businesswoman from Kiyola cell, Nakasongola district.
18:10
18:10

UPDF Officer Injured in Kanungu Armed Robbery updf soldier 2 1

According to information obtained by our reporter, while driviing through Queen Elizabeth National Park, about one kilometer to Ishasha border, two armed thugs dressed in plain clothes emerged from the bush and started shooting at the vehicle.
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