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07:26
07:26

Three Held In Kasese With Medical Supplies Destined for DRC 1

Kasese Resident District Commissioner, Lt. Joe Walusimbi confirmed the arrest but declined to reveal the identities of the suspects for fearing of jeopardizing investigations. According to Walusimbi, the trio was arrested on May 22 with an assortment of medical supplies destined for DRC.
15:24
15:24

Building Kills Granny, Four Children collapsed building 2

Kenneth Male Nsereko, the LC I chairperson Seguku Cell 4, says the affected building was sitting in a wetland. He says a number of residents are increasingly building in wetlands, which affects the water flow.
13:39
13:39

Taxi Kills Four Kenyan Pilgrims accident 3 2 Top story

The deceased Kenyan victims who were on their way to Namugongo Martyrs shrine have since been identified as Sarah Adiambo, Godfrey Abaga, Kevinah Akila, and Roselyn Mutunga.
13:10
13:10

Rwanda Denies Kamwezi Border Shooting 4 Top story

The Rwanda National Police Spokesperson, John Bosco Kabera issued a statement on Saturday evening refuting the Ugandan narrative, saying the shooting occurred at Tabangwe sector in Nyagatare district. He says Rwandan security shot Nkyerengye and Nyesiga when he turned violent and resisted arrest with the help of others people from Uganda who were armed with machetes.
10:19
10:19

Security Remains Tight at Kamwezi Border 2 4 Top story

The Kigezi Deputy Region Police Commander, Dan Byaruhanga joined the officers at around 12pm. He and the Rukiga District LC V Chairperson, Alexander Kampikaho and his Vice Chairperson, Jackson Muganiizi calmed down residents who were mobilizing to storm Rwanda and pick cows from farms to slaughter at Nyesiga’s funeral.
13:53
13:53

Rwandan Soldier Shoots Two Dead at Kamwezi Border 6 1 Top story

Bright Arineitwe, an eye witness says that it all started when a Rwandan soldier crossed to Uganda to arrest unidentified Rwandan trader who was attempting to smuggle second hand clothes into Rwanda using a motorcycle.
09:14
09:14

Deadly Land Rows Threaten Agriculture Production in Lamwo Lamwo district 3 1

Moses Eliau Osega, the Lamwo District Police Commander (DPC) disclosed that several land conflict related cases have been reported and arrests made. Eliau said the land cases are based on inter clan sentiments.
08:41
08:41

Pupil Commits Suicide Uganda Police force

Phiona Nabirye, one of the family members narrated how they had breakfast with the deceased. "She expressed no signs of agony whatsoever, but to our shock, we found her hanging with a bed-sheet tied around her neck," noted Nabirye.
15:15
15:15

Gulu LC1 Chairperson Arrested for Alleged Arson 1 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson says that the two suspects have been arrested to help with investigations
13:36
13:36

Police Probes Suspected Suicide in Kabowa

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said Kizito’s body was hanging on a cargo brown-belt fixed through a ceiling hole. He was dressed in khaki shorts, a white vest and a black pair of stockings.
10:46
10:46

Five Arrested for Stealing Construction Materials at Hoima International Airport 1 1

The thugs allegedly sneaked into the construction site on Thursday night and stole five rolls of chain-link wire, cement and other construction materials.
17:49
17:49

Briton Arrested for Using Industrial Bleach to Treat Patients 1

According to the Rwenzori West Police Spokesperson, Lydia Tumushabe, there are allegations that Little has been giving this liquid solution whose ingredients are unknown but include Chloride Dioxide, to unsuspecting victims in districts of Kabarole, Kasese and Kyenjojo.
17:12
17:12

Nebbi Boda Boda Cyclists Stabbed 1

Abibu Najar of Roundabout boda-boda stage was stabbed along Obote road near Nebbi Town church and his motorcycle registration number UEB 206G9 stolen.
17:07
17:07

Captain of Lake Albert Accident Boat was Drunk-Police boat accident 2 1

The boat was carrying more than 60 footballers and fans from Fofo landing site in Buseruka Sub County to Runga landing site in Kigorobya Sub County for a friendly football match when the tragedy occurred. It capsized a few meters from Fofo landing site after setting off killing at least 30 people.
16:10
16:10

UGX 18bn Needed for Operationalisation of Kitalya Prison investigation 4 1

The facility, whose construction commenced in July 2016 by Ambitious Construction Company Limited at a price of18.3 billion shillings, now requires a similar amount to procure furniture as well as facilities for staff to manage and run the prison.
13:19
13:19

UPDF Soldier Held for Shooting Gulu Lawyer Uganda Police Force

It is alleged that while in Amolatar town on Wednesday evening around 8pm, the suspect reportedly shot and injured Okot on the knees and the arm.
07:13
07:13

30,000 Guns Finger Printed Uganda Police Force 2

The nation-wide on-going exercise has according to Kania finger printed 29,916 guns from Uganda Police Force, 1,204 from the Uganda Prisons Services, 911 from Private Security Organisation and 149 guns that individual privately licensed.
19:36
19:36

Court Registrar Starts Defense in Journalists Assault Case 1

Waninda is accused of assaulting two journalists Hannington Kisakye attached to Smart 24 Television and Eric Yiga attached to Salt TV.
16:47
16:47

One Arrested for Alleged Theft of Cement 2

Preliminary reports indicate that the suspects have been working closely with some workers at the site to steal bags of cement from the store.
11:38
11:38

Three Perish in Kyotera Road Accident 1

Andrew Mutyaba, one of the eyewitnesses told URN that the vehicle veered off the road and landed in the swamp, killing all three people on board. The deceased persons have been identified as John Paul Kasawuli a teacher at Kiweewa foundation primary school Kyotera, Katumba Muhammad the truck driver, and Kavuma Elias.
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