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13:29
13:29

Kiyindi Resident Accuses Police of Damaging His Manhood 2

Deo Wasswa, 27, a resident of Kiyindi LC I in Kiyindi town council alleges that on June 15th, 2022, officers from Kiyindi police station stormed his residence under the command of John Bosco Amandara and ordered him to enter his house.
09:39
09:39

Nurse, Two Teachers Arrested for Adminstering Expired COVID-19 Vaccines

Ssezibwa Regional Police Spokesperson Hellen Butoto says that the suspects were trailed from Kayunga where they had spent days administering the vaccines. The same group had imposed a charge of 3000 Shillings per jab, for those who turned up to be vaccinated.
11:17
11:17

Fire Guts Vitafoam Mattress Factory in Njeru 1

The fire started at around 9 a.m. today, and according to Ssezibwa Regional Police Spokesperson Hellen Butoto, the police fire brigade is still on the site working to put it out.
10:34
10:34

Fuel Truck Catches Fire Along Kampala-Jinja Highway 1 Top story

Abudul Katimbo, a resident of the area, says they first heard a gunshot around 4am before they saw huge flames forcing residents to run for their lives.
20:08
20:08

3 Arrested Over Murder of Mukono Businesswoman lugazi police 1 1

After investigations and search, police discovered Kyolaba’s body dumped naked in a sugar plantation which is close to Ssebuufu’s shrine.
09:30
09:30

UNEB Fails to Pin Buvuma Headteacher Over Malpractice 2

UNEB dragged the duo to court for allegedly aiding and abetting examination malpractices during last year’s Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education-UACE examinations in 2018 when they leaked paper for candidates of Buvuma College School, which prompted UNEB to withhold their results.
07:30
07:30

Lugazi Resident Accuses LDUs of Torture 2 1 Top story

According to Zimula, he left his saloon in Lugazi town on July 9, 2019 after work and decided to retire to his home in Namengo cell. He however, says he was ambushed by LDU personnel at Luyanzi, a bushy area around 10pm.
17:18
17:18

Suspected Criminal Gang Members Arrested in Njeru

Although she declines to reveal their identities, Butoto says the suspects have been behind most murders, robberies and other violent crimes in the area in the last one year.
19:09
19:09

Lugazi Residents Accuse LDU Personnel of Brutality 4 1

The LDU personnel are accused of extorting money and also assaulting residents while on their way back home.
18:21
18:21

Two Killed, Scores Injured in Mabira Accident 2

According to the Ssezibwa Regional Police Spokesperson Hellen Butoto, a trailer knocked dead two men travelling on a boda-boda motorcycle before driving off.
14:31
14:31

Accident Claims Four Lives in Mabira traffic police 1

Police records indicate that the accident occurred when a coaster registration number UBD 343P which was destined for Mbale, collided with a Kampala bound trailer registration number T643DNU/T841DNB.
13:20
13:20

Buikwe Clinical Officer Arrested over Death of 7-Months Old Baby circumcision 2

Charles Okopiro, a clinical officer attached to Makanga Health Centre III is alleged to have sedated the baby Winner Maleka Eraduha with unidentified drug.
17:56
17:56

Police Constables Skip Court for Second Time manslaughter 1 2

Sam Omara, the Field Force Unit Administrator told URN that the police management has already directed the constable to appear before court and cant go on following them.
16:34
16:34

Anonymous Letter Triggers Panic in Njeru local leaders 5 1

Kyabaggu Zone Defence Secretary Wilson Ntale says that the letter which was found at the chairmans home this morning is written in Luganda with sentiments that are reportedly threatening residents with attacks.
12:50
12:50

Njeru Accident Victims Identified njeru municipality

The deceased include Joel Kalulu, 14, Bushra Lyaga,13, Musa Bakumbaine,16, Joel Emunet,22, Simon Wandera,25, Brian Okumu,18, Kiiza Ouma,15, Bridget Nasanga,20 and Stella Agasa, 10. The accident left nine other people injured.
08:28
08:28

Accident Claims 10 People in Njeru Municipality eye witnesses 3 1

The vehicle, a TATA registration number UAK 227, loaded with sugarcane lost control and killed five on the spot. Five others were pronounced dead on arrival to Jinja Hospital.
12:55
12:55

Heavy Deployment in Buikwe Ahead of Bobi Wine Visit buikwe district 3

The deployment beefed with foot patrols is visible in the areas of Lugazi municipality, Ngogwe, Ziba, Najja and Nkokonjeru. According to Sezzibwa Regional Police Spokesperson Hellen Butoto, Kyagulanyi did not seek police approval before planning a rally in the area.
12:25
12:25

30 Nursing Students Injured in Motor Accident wakisi division 1 Top story

An eye witness who declined to be named told URN that the vehicle lost control and slid in uncompleted drainage injuring several students.
13:23
13:23

Police Fires Teargas to Save Murder Suspect from Mob live bullets 2 1

Teresi Katende, the area LC I Chairperson, says the minor was playing with his friends when he was attacked by Kasozi who cut off his head using a sharp knife.
16:18
16:18

Six Held Over Theft of Guard Rails On Mukono-Katosi Road investigation 2 1 Top story

Residents claim that one of them saw the vandals in action and informed Ritta Busingye, the Officer in Charge of Ngogwe Police station but instead of taking action, she alerted them to leave.
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