Pamela Kembabazi, the Rukiga District Senior Probation, and Welfare Officer says that 71 cases were recorded from July 2020 to July 2021. Kembabazi attributes the rising cases to the negligence of parents.
Elly Maate, Police Spokesperson for the Kigezi region confirms the incidents saying that investigations into the matter are ongoing. Two suspects only identified as Crescent and Nasasira alias Kudidi have already been arrested and Maate warn the essential workers against walking alone at night.
A police officer at Kisoro police station told our reporter on condition of anonymity that Loki, who is currently on official leave had left a gun in Captain Mugisha’s home in Nyaruhengeri, Southern division Kisoro municipality.
Muhereza 25, a former Entertainment Minister at Bishop Barham College of Uganda Christian University was reportedly picked up from an unspecified Pump fuel station in Banda in Kampala by plain-clothed men who identified themselves as security officers.
One of the revellers told URN condition of anonymity that Akampurira developed a misunderstanding with two other revellers only identified Babu and Jasper when they attempted to snatch a woman from him.
Elly Maate, Police Spokesperson for the Kigezi region says that the gun was recovered today at around 10:30 AM in a eucalyptus tree plantation in Kibikuura village, Lower Bugongi ward, Northern Division, Kabale Municipality.
It’s alleged that Vian had an argument with Muheki Lovinah and quarrelled. However, he moved outside shortly and returned with a jerrycan of petrol, locked the house and set it ablaze. After torching the house, the suspect fled.
Deus Nandiinda, the Resident District Commissioner, says that the raid by security personnel follows district security and Covid-19 taskforce meeting where members raised concern over the operations of the two hangouts despite the presidential directive on the closure of bar as a Covid-19 preventive measure.
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.
Delivering his Easter Message at his office on Rugarama hill on Saturday, the Kigezi Diocesan Bishop George Bagamuhunda said that it was unfortunate that people "created in God's image" could choose to end their own lives.
According to the Police Report, around 7 am on Wednesday morning, a group of sand miners went to a mining site in Rukaranga cell where they found two Jackets of their friends hanging somewhere close to a collapsed sandpit. After searching for the owners of the jackets in vain, the group contacted their relatives who confirmed that the missing young men had left for the sand mine early in the morning.
Esau Bakaruhire, the Kitumba sub-county LC 3 Chairperson told our reporter that Turyamushanga met his death around 6:00 pm on Sunday evening. According to Bakaruhire, Turyamushanga returned home from Kanyankwanzi trading center around 02:00 PM on Sunday.
According to Monica Muhumuza Nzeirwe, Kabale District Probation Officer, the suspect was arrested on Wednesday evening on a tip-off from Rugarama hospital authorities and Keeping Children Healthier and Safe, a community-based organization operating in Kabale district
Byaryabakabu,59, was killed on January 27, by attackers who found guarding the District Electoral Commission Offices, at Makanga Hill, in Kabale municipality. His firearm, which had 30 rounds of ammunition, was taken by the killers, who also left his body tied with a rubber fastener, with cuts all over his body.