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13:16
13:16

Teenager Struggling to Raise Baby Conceived Through Rape 3

A few months later, her parents also noticed changes to her body shape. They sat her down and she reminded them of the incident they ignored. Her father asked her to lead him to the boy who had raped. Asio says her parents and the rapists negotiated and resolved that they would take responsibility of the pregnancy and child.
10:11
10:11

Police Dispatches Team to Probe Tawheed SS fire 1

Sarah Namirembe, the head teacher Tawheed Islamic secondary school told police that the fire started when the students were away for prayers. In the same night, fire broke at SB Plaza in the city Centre but was quickly contained by fire brigade.
15:29
15:29

Police Rules Out Foul Play in Death of Indian National 1 1

Owoyesigyire said after CCTV review, it was confirmed that no person entered Sangir’s room.
17:53
17:53

Two Suspected Armed Robbers Arrested in Bweyogerere 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, has said two of the suspects who were arrested in a fire exchange have already been transferred to Central Police Station (CPS)-Kampala.
13:05
13:05

Italian National Shot Self after Loss of Money, Property-Police swimming-pool 1 1 Top story

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says Benni’s friends have told Police that he had threatened to end his life out of frustration resulting from loss of money and property.
18:40
18:40

Impersonator Arrested for Tricking DPCs to Release Suspects 1 1

Using his disguised status, Kiggundu ordered District, Division Police Commanders (DPCs), Officers in Charge (OCs) of police stations and heads of Criminal Investigations (CIDs) to release suspects in their custody, allegedly in the execution of directives by the IGP.
18:22
18:22

Police Officers Withdrawn from Kiwenda Post after Sustained Protests 1 1

The suspect identified as Alex Lubiika died in a holding cell on Friday allegedly as a result of torture. He had been arrested on allegations of theft and handed over to the police by community members. But the police officers said a day later that the suspect had been beaten by a mob after the theft.
07:42
07:42

Police Struggling to Obtain CCTV Footage on Zigy Wyne Death 1 1

Zigy Wine, a member of Fire Base Crew, succumbed to injuries allegedly sustained in an accident along the Kampala-Northern bypass. However, his relatives say that he was kidnapped, tortured and later dumped at Mulago hospital, from where he breathed his last.
21:42
21:42

Flying Squad Arrest Two for Robbing Russian Investor 1 1 Top story

Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says three thugs armed with an AK47 rifle placed Svobodin at gun point and robbed him of 3 laptops, US$ 7400 (about Shillings 27 million), eight million Shillings in cash and 11 phones.
21:04
21:04

MPs Renew Debate on Regulation of Boda Boda Industry Over Murders Rebecca Kadaga 1 Top story

On Tuesday, the Ngora County MP, David Abala, tabled a motion calling on Government to regulate the business of buying and selling motorcycles and the related spare parts, develop a monitoring system where all people involved in the business of buying and selling Boda-bodas and spare parts must declare the source of their business stock on a regular basis.
18:56
18:56

Police, Pornography Committee Quiz Ebonies Actress Over Explicit Photos 8 1

Dr. Annette Kezaabu Kasimbazi, the Pornography Control Committee –PCC chairperson, says when they were alerted about the porn materials circulating on social media, they sought audience with Nangendo to establish whether she intentionally released the material or someone else did it.
18:09
18:09

UIA Holding Illegal Land Title for Karamoja Industrial Park 1

The commission declared the land title illegal following investigations into its procurement processes by the Uganda Investment Authority - UIA while buying the land in 2011. The Commission says Uganda Investment Authority illegally dispossessed more than 2,000 people of their customary land when it acquired the land from improper owners.
14:51
14:51

Police Intercepts Taxi Loaded with Suspected Stolen Goats 3 2

The Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says upon interrogation, the driver told police that they had bought the goats from Kisenyi market and were transporting them to Buvuma Island
12:55
12:55

Experts Analyzing Suicide Note from Fairway Hotel Room Metropolitan 1 1 Top story

Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire says preliminary investigations show that Sangir checked in at Fairway hotel around 10:44 am on August 8, 2019. The next day, the hotel staff gave him extra hours to check out, in vain.
17:13
17:13

Two Police Officers Arrested Over Death of Suspect Luke Owoyesigyire 1 1 Top story

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says the accused officers claim to have rescued Lubiika from a charged mob that was assaulting him on suspicion of stealing a goat.
16:44
16:44

CID Probes Fake Gold Deals Involving Italian National 1 1

Initial reports had indicated that Franco Corona had been kidnapped, prompting a joint operation by the Police Crime Intelligence, Counterterrorism and CID. The report was filed by his mother Mereira Corona on Thursday, August 8, saying that her son had been kidnapped and tortured from Ivory Castle hotel, Muyenga, on the outskirts of Kampala.
14:48
14:48

Multiple Tragedies Affected Luwum’s Family Recovery 2 1

Okello says his mother engaged in multiple business venture during the 42 years to rebuild the fortune of the family after the tragic loss of their father but conflicts kept on destroying their vital family assets. He says some of the ventures included providing transport services in Kitgum district, poultry project and agriculture enterprises including crops and livestock farming.
12:58
12:58

Suspected Robber Arrested Stealing Vehicle A week after Release 1

Mugisha had spent a number of months on remand on charges of car theft in the central business district. But last night, he was reportedly found fidgeting to drive away in a car that he had just broken into from one of the street parking slots in Kampala.
18:09
18:09

Zigy Wyne Death: Witnesses Grilled at State House Fred Enanga 1 2 Top story

A source told URN that the group was briefly held at Kira Road police station before a decision was made to transfer them to the Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID) in Kibuli for interrogation. However, on their way to Kibuli, the vehicle was diverted to Nakasero State House following a telephone call from unidentified person.
16:41
16:41

Police Recover Spears, Pangas from Video Hall 1 1 Top story

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says Katwe Police Station conducted an operation in Ndeeba following complaints from residents that video halls in the area harbor suspected muggers and motorcycle robbers.
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