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17:28
17:28

Wobulenzi Boda Boda Rider Killed With Hammer, Motorcycle Stolen

James Peter Kibogga, the Defense Secretary of Wobulenzi Boda Boda Transporter’s Association, says that an unidentified man hired Katumba from the stage to take him to Nakaseke.
16:55
16:55

70 Girls Flee to Kenya Over FGM 1 1

Agnes Igoye, the deputy coordinator for prevention of trafficking in persons at MIA, said a number parents and traditional leaders have used the closure of schools to forcefully subject girls to FGM something that has forced many to seek refuge in Kenya.
13:01
13:01

Kabale Man Killed in Bar Fight Over Woman 1 2

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.
10:52
10:52

Village Chairperson Thrown Out Of Office For Theft of Pig 2

Masaba is alleged to have stolen a pig belonging to Francis Welishe, the former area LC I chairperson of the same village last month.
09:02
09:02

Stolen Baby Found Alive in Lyantonde, Suspected Kidnapper Arrested 1

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Region Police Spokesperson, confirmed Nayebare’s arrest, saying the baby was in good health by the time police found him. Wasike has already been reunited with his mother sending the community members into hours of chanting with praises for the police for the good work.
09:47
09:47

Six Suspected Thugs Arrested After Breaking Into 21 Shops in Kitgum Municipality 1

The youthful male suspects are reported to be part of the youth gangs who are alleged to have broken into 21 shops and an office in Owino market and Kitgum Main Bus park respectively. The thugs made off with several items valued in millions of shillings during the break-in.
08:16
08:16

Two People Arrested for Torturing Suspected Cattle Thief 2 1

The two; David Kasasira alias Kanyankole, who is the owner of the bull and his accomplice Derrick Opoka, were arrested after torturing Geoffrey Ocen, 23 from Dyang B Village in Palabek Gem Sub County, Lamwo district.
13:00
13:00

Man Killed While Fighting to Save Under-Age Sister from Getting Married Murder 1

Tumwejukye stormed the man's home on Friday afternoon, and ordered the sister to vacate the house immediately to the annoyance of the man, who instead picked a hand hoe and hit his supposed brother-in-law, ending his life instantly.
08:38
08:38

Kidnappers Demand UGX 5.5M Ransom for Bukomansimbi LC V Chairperson's Nephew 2

Witnesses say two men jumped out of a Premio car parked by the roadside and grabbed Muwonge. He tried to fight back by his attackers subdued him and threw him in the vehicle before speeding off.
07:44
07:44

Police Recover Stolen Naguru Hospital Baby After Month of Search 1 1

Cosmas Baguma a resident of Kikulu zone of Kisasi in Kawempe Division says that someone stole the baby from Christine Kisime on June 29, 2021, who was taken care of her because his wife, Rita Atukunda was still receiving treatment after experiencing labour complications.
13:26
13:26

Sub County Chief Arrested over Bribes Extorted From Saving Groups community 1 1

“Those very officials escorted us to the bank and after withdrawing the money, they immediately wanted us to give them a kick back which we earlier declined," says a member of the beneficiary groups who reported the officials to the police. "After a week, I agreed to pay them 150,000 Shillings, but they kept on harassing me as they demanded for more money.”
11:45
11:45

Panic as Four Young Girls Disappear From One Village in Lwengo 3

The missing children have been identified as Titi Runkuse,10, Amina Nakavuma,12, Patience Nambarire,13, and Riya Namboggo,13.
08:23
08:23

Treasurer Visits Shrine to Recover Group Money, Loses UGX 8.5m to Witch Doctor

Natuk was yesterday arrested after joint monitoring on the project by district leaders who were also following the activities of the Youth Livelihood Project. It emerged that many of the members of her group had failed to pay loans they borrowed from the revolving fund.
06:52
06:52

Conman Impersonates UNEB to Fleece Money from Headteachers 2

The suspect identified as James Bubumbi, a resident of Kasubi, a Kampala suburb has been arrested from Kyegwegwa District from where he plotted to con several schools under the pretext that UNEB would withhold their results due to their purported involvement in examination malpractice.
19:27
19:27

Buvuma District Taskforce Struggling Management of Covid-19 Cases 2

In one month, Buvuma’s covid-19 cases have increased from 90 to 164. In Bwema sub-county alone there are 54 cases.
18:07
18:07

Wantoni Taxi Drivers Association’s Chairperson Survives Lynching Over Missing Savings 2 1

Another driver Ibrahim Kawuzi also says they would at least have used the saved money to support their families go through the lockdown period but the persons trusted with leadership misused it.
15:14
15:14

Fishmonger in Trouble for Impersonation, Illegal Possession of Gov't Stores 2

Constantine Okao, the Tarogali parish LC II Chairperson, says that they became suspicious and interrogated Awino to ascertain whether she is a police officer in vain leading to her arrest.
13:59
13:59

Man Remanded for Defiling Granddaughter 15 year old girl 2

Trouble for Ogwanga started after the 15-year-old Primary three granddaughter, who is three months pregnant told her clan and local council leaders that her grandfather has been sexually molesting her from January whenever her grandmother would go to the market.
12:11
12:11

Boda-boda Rider Commits Suicide in Najjanankumbi 1 1

Assistant superintendent of police-ASP Luke Owoyesigyire the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson has identified the deceased as Godfrey Kasiita a 35 year- old boda-boda rider in Masanyalaze zone in Najjanankumbi Lubaga Division in Kampala city suburb.
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