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16:06
16:06

Six Police Officers Arrested as Suicidal BodaBoda Rider Dies 2 1

Kabanda had been rescued after burning himself on September 13, 2020, following a failed attempt to recover his impounded motorcycle Reg No UDU-610H. The motorcycle was impounded by Kireka Police team who found riding in violation of the curfew hours.
06:19
06:19

Hope Fades as Pursuit for Moroto Prison Break Escapees Yields less Results 1 2 Top story

Following the escape, the UPDF was called to lead the search operations. But only nine of the escapees had been recaptured by Thursday evening. Baine said that joint forces were pursuing the armed group from Kotido who were heading northwards through the jungles of Moroto close to the Kenyan border.
17:21
17:21

Police Probes Mysterious Death of Indian Accountant 2

Muhel says that he was shocked when he went to check on Mayur late afternoon and found him unconscious. He says he immediately alerted their colleagues who organized and rushed him to Doctors Case Clinic in Rukungiri but health workers declared him dead.
15:04
15:04

Policeman Arrested For Shooting One Dead, Injuring Two Others 2

Anthony Mubiru, one of the residents accused the police officer of being negligent, saying he should have shot in the air to disperse the crowd instead of shooting directly at residents.
13:57
13:57

Journalists Arrested Over Bugoma Forest Demo Released Demonstration 1

Joshua Mutale and Vennex Watebawa, both members of the Water and Environment Media Network-WEMNET were protesting against the leasing of Bugoma forest reserve to Hoima Sugar Limited by Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom for sugarcane growing.
12:27
12:27

Police Battles People Power Activists in Kamwokya 3 Top story

The activists put up resistance forcing police to use tear gas and live bullets to disperse them leading to running battles. One of the activists accused police of failing to take action against the continued provocation by Sipapa despite filing several complaints at Kira Road Police Station.
12:05
12:05

Three Saracen Guards Arested Over Robbery

The Southern Region Police Spokesperson, Muhammad Nsubuga, says the two firearms were recovered from the former Crane bank building in Masaka town where the suspects have been working as security guards.
12:04
12:04

Carjackers Murder Special Taxi Driver in Mukono 3

According to the Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Luke Oweyesigire, the three suspects hired Batte to drive them to Bajjo village in Ggoma but turned against him along the way, strangled and stabbed the victim five times on the head and three times on the right hand.
11:18
11:18

Moroto Prison Break: Three Escapees Shot Dead 2 1 Top story

On Wednesday more than 200 inmates overpowered prison staff before accessing the armoury and stole 15 riffles. The prison break happened at 4:30 pm.
10:51
10:51

Suspect Jumps To Death From Police Vehicle 1

Benon Byamukama, the Kalangala District Police Commander, says the suspect was arrested alongside others and bundled on a police patrol van for transportation to Kalangala Central Police Station for custody.
20:04
20:04

50 Inmates Escape From Moroto Prison

They escaped at around 5:00 pm on Wednesday after reportedly breaking into the armoury and stealing about 15 guns.
16:32
16:32

5 Arrested Over Rukungiri Murder

Kigezi Regional Police Spokesman Elly Maate has confirmed that the 5 people arrested are all relatives of the slain Twebaze Yoramu, of Nyaruhungye village in Kikongi Parish in Bwambara Sub County in Rukungiri District.
12:29
12:29

Two Journalists Arrested Over Bugoma Forest Demonstration Police 1 Top story

The duo was arrested on Tuesday evening few minutes after they arrived in Hoima town ahead of the peaceful demonstration against the sale and destruction of Bugoma forest reserve situation in Kyangwali and Kabwoya sub counties in Kikuube district.
15:45
15:45

One Killed in Namboole Flyover Accident 1 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, says a team from the Police Fire and Rescue Services rushed to the scene and pulled out the accident victim before he breathed his last.
07:28
07:28

NUP Coordinator Accuses Police Of Torture 1 1 Top story

Contrary to earlier reports that she had been detained at Jinja central police station, Kyebakutika claims that she was driven to an unknown location where she was tortured unsparingly.
21:30
21:30

Death Toll from Rhino Camp Clashes Rises to 10 1

The clashes escalated when a group of refugee youth's attacked and assaulted a resident from the host community who was grazing in the area promoting revenge attacks that left seven South Sudanese refugees dead with the eighth dying at Arua hospital.
18:51
18:51

Kanyamunyu Set for Acholi Cleansing Ritual After Akena Family Pardon Mato Oput in Acholi 2 Top story

The two antagonists then kneel down opposite each other with their arms folded at their backs and they bend without touching the ground to drink a bitter solution made from Oput tree in a calabash. The drinking of the bitter herb, mixed with a lamb's blood, means that the two conflicting parties accept "the bitterness of the past and promise never to taste such bitterness again."
18:32
18:32

Two Women Injured In NRM Primaries In Bugiri district 1 Top story

Trouble started after the supporters of Ayub Kisubi and his rival, Zabura Mugara started accusing each other of ferrying nonvoters from other districts to illegally participate in the primaries.
18:00
18:00

Masaka Police Probes Murder of 3-Year-Old Girl 2

Aaron Naturinda, the Masaka District Criminal Investigations Officer, says they have kicked off investigations as they hunt for Nuwashaba to explain what could have happened.
15:41
15:41

Boda-boda Arrested for Attempted Suicide Kireka Police Station. 2 1

Police spokesperson Fred Enanga said that Emmanuel Kabanda tried to end his life by setting himself ablaze on Sunday around 8:30 pm shortly after his motorcycle Reg. Number UDU619H was impounded.
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