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15:51
15:51

Police impounds Health Ministry Van Carrying 25 people 1 1 Top story

Addressing journalists at Uganda Media Center on Thursday afternoon, the Internal Affairs State Minister, Mario Obiga Kania, said all vehicles that defy the presidential directives should be impounded and drivers be punished.
15:08
15:08

How Police Arrested City Trader Suspected of Aiding Phone Thefts 2

Crime Intelligence arrests City phone trader Ivan Seguya arrested on allegations of aiding phone thefts.
14:57
14:57

Businessman Abid Alam Arrested rape case 1 1 Top story

Reports indicate that a group of people employed by Abid Alam attacked homes and a farm at Bukompe village razing all plantations and demolishing houses. The head of the State House Anti Corruption Unit Lt Col Edith Nakalema said the eviction was followed by disturbing pictures of rape, and destruction of property among others.
14:30
14:30

OPM Officials Arrested for Inflating COVID-19 Relief Food Cost 1 Top story

Lt. Col Edith Nakalema, the head of the Statehouse Anti-Corruption Unit, notes that her unit carried out a special investigation on the on-going COVID-19 food procurement exercise and established that the accounting officers in the Office of the Prime Minister were inflating prices for maize flour and beans procured as relief food for vulnerable families.
14:03
14:03

LDU Officer Shoots 23-Year-Old Man in Agago 1

Willy Oloya, a peasant and resident of Mugila west village, Lagwa parish in Adilang sub county was reportedly shot on his left thigh at about 10pm.
13:05
13:05

Gulu Municipal Enforcement Officer Arrested for Defying Presidential Directives security personnel 1 1

It is alleged that George Kilama Awudu on Wednesday night at around 08:00 pm was among other people who were reported drinking at a local joint in Goyang Quarters, Bardege Division in Gulu Municipality.
12:06
12:06

Police Appoints 100 Regional, Divisional Spy Commanders 2 Top story

Brig Kamunanwire has however stayed the movement of the commanders in order not to contradict the presidential directives aimed at containing the spread of COVID19.
07:31
07:31

Three Arrested Over Fire Arm Theft in Kabarole 1

Vincent Twesigye, the Rwenzori West Region Police spokesperson, says the suspects together with two others still at large attacked 30-year-old Maurice Baluku, a security guard attached to Security Africa Company on Monday night and stole his rifle with 3 rounds.
21:55
21:55

Three Police Officers Arrested For Alleged Torture, Extortion in Otuke Curfew in Uganda 1

The trio were arrested on Tuesday evening on orders of the Otuke Resident District Commissioner (RDC), Robert Abak following complaints by residents that they beat them up even from their homes while enforcing the COVID-19 curfew.
17:42
17:42

Police Stuck with 10 Children Abandoned During Covid-19 Lockdown 1

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala police spokesperson, said the children were being handled by Kampala Central Child and Family Protection desk. Onyango urged parents to pick their children.
17:17
17:17

7 Businessmen Arrested in Abim For Defying Curfew COVID 19 Curfew 2

The businessmen - all from Teeso Sub region were in a FUSO lorry registration number UBA 279L when they were arrested in Alerek in Abim district after refusing to stop at two road blocks before they were finally intercepted.
16:47
16:47

UPDF Impostor Arrested in Luuka curfew 1 Top story

Ayub Wambi is accused of masquerading as a Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF soldiers to extort money from unsuspecting members of the public during curfew.
16:31
16:31

Police Orders Closure of Makeshift Market by Kalerwe Vendors 1 1 Top story

A group of vendors set up the make shift market following their eviction from Kalerwe because of failure to comply with COVID19 preventive measures.
15:23
15:23

Hoima Registering Reduction in Crime During Curfew Hours 2 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson, says that crimes like burglary, murder, are now rarely reported at Hoima central police station.
12:49
12:49

Two UPDF Impostors Arrested in Kakumiro Extortion 1

The two are identified as Wilbrod Aijuka 20 and Willy Soka 20 both residents of Kaikara Village Kalangala parish Matale sub county Kibaale district.
11:53
11:53

Thugs Arrested for Targeting City Shops 2

According to Onyango, the suspects were found with breaking implements targeting several shops long Ben Kiwanuka Street. The suspects also had hammers, machetes, knives, metals and drugs.
11:25
11:25

Transport Operators in Gulu Decry Loss of Income Pece Division 4 1

Thomas Oboma, Chairperson of Northern Boda-Boda Association that has over 25,000 membership disclosed that dozens of their members have opted to auction their motorcycles to enable meet their family demands; service bank and group loans.
10:31
10:31

Task Force in Tooro Struggling to Implement Covid-19 Directives 1 1

The task forces in Tooro say there are business operators especially bar and shop owners who are still operating in hiding which is undermining their efforts to prevent the spread of the deadly disease.
15:21
15:21

Police Officers Remanded For Torture of Elegu Residents Elegu Town Council 1

Court heard that the officers on 2nd April at Elegu Town Council in Amuru District, intentionally inflicted severe pain or suffering on 38 victims purportedly to punish them for disobeying a curfew. However, they all pleaded not guilty.
15:18
15:18

Youth Burn Down House of Coronavirus Task force Member COVID-19 1

According to Abola, the youth from Olwal trading center in Pagoro village targeted him for reporting them for defying presidential directive on social distancing.
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