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16:59
16:59

Man Kills Own Mother Over UGX 200 3 2 Top story

According to the minor, the suspect demanded for Shillings 200, which his mother didn’t have. This infuriated the suspect forcing his mother to abandon the supper and retreat to her bedroom.
05:05
05:05

UPDF Soldier Jailed 35 Years for Killing Lay Reader 1

The soldier, Pte. Abraham Lokwap, 23, attached to the 6th Mountain Brigade Battalion in Hima, was implicated for shooting and killing of Benon Nsimenta, a Lay Reader at Kogore Church of Uganda under the South Rwenzori Diocese on Wednesday last week.
17:16
17:16

Queen Elizabeth Registers Increasing Cases of Poaching in Lockdown lock-down 4 1 Top story

Pontus Onzima, the Chief Warden Queen Elizabeth National park, says they have registered more cases of poaching compared to the period before the lock down. Over 60 poachers have been arrested between March and May compared to only 20 in February.
17:08
17:08

Pregnant Woman's Body Picked from Trench

Yusuf Ndema, the Kighuthu Village LC I Chairperson, says that he received information about the deceased’s death around 11am on Thursday morning and immediately notified police.
23:18
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Police Patrol Vehicle Knocks Dead Sub County Chairperson in Kasese 1

The accident happened Monday at katoho trading Centre about 5 km away from mpondwe when the police vehicle rammed into Agaba while he was riding on motorcycle.
17:00
17:00

Covid-19: Kasese Turns to Para-Social Workers as Cases of Domestic Violence Increase 9 1

Ibrahim Kasyana, the Coordinator Para-Social Workers in Karusandara Sub County, says they are teaming up with local council chairpersons to handle domestic cases. He also says they counsel and refer victims who need further management.
10:30
10:30

Giso's Home Destroyed Over Alleged Involvement in Brother's Death residents 3 5

Zakayo Makuta, the area councilor who doubles as the Sub county deputy LC III chairperson says the locals have been accusing Kikama of plotting the death of his brother in order to take total control of the land.
20:30
20:30

Farmer Loses Over 10,000 Fish to Suspected Poisoning Kasese District 1 1 Top story

According to Muhindo, about 10,000 tilapia fish perished in his two fish ponds in Kibenge village Nyakabingo III ward in Bulembia Division in Kasese Municipality resulting from the poisoning by unknown people.
15:53
15:53

Link Bus Worker Arrested for Illegal Possession of Army Attire UPDF 3 1

Lt. Col. Richard Omony, the Commandant of the 4th Mountain battalion based in Rukoki in Kasese district, says the suspect was found with a military cap.
15:08
15:08

Six Arrested for Growing Marijuana in Queen Elizabeth National Park UWA 1

According to ASP Vincent Mwesige the Kasese Police Public Relations officer he told URN reporter that the suspects had planted over one hectare of cannabis.
17:31
17:31

Man Hacks Paternal Uncle to Death in Motorcycle Wrangle KASESE DISTRICT 2

Stephen Bwambale, the vice chairperson Kyabolokya 1 cell, says preliminary information indicates that the deceased had borrowed a motorcycle from Kakule to carry a passenger. But it was impounded by the Fisheries Protection Unit because his passenger was allegedly carrying immature fish from Lake Edward in Lake Katwe Sub County. The motorcycle was, however, impounded by Fisheries Protection Unit because the passenger was allegedly carrying immature fish from lake Edward.
13:35
13:35

Police Shoots LDU Dead in Kasese 3

Masumbuku Tsongo, 309 Brigade Spokesperson told URN that Olweny was undergoing final drills of his four month military training but escaped from the barracks with a gun and went into the community.
10:45
10:45

Police in Kasese Investigating Death of Four- Year -Old Girl

On Tuesday, Ketrine Gift Muhindo a four year old baby class pupil was discovered dead in a septic tank at Margherita Demonstration School.
06:59
06:59

MP Francis Zaake, 11 Others Released Without Charges 3 1

Zaake together with eleven youths from Kasese were arrested on Tuesday afternoon at Bamboocha Gardens Resort where they were having a meeting.
15:46
15:46

Three Arrested Over Death of Nursing Student at Kiwa Heritage 1

On Sunday night, Moses Mugume, a 22-year-old second year student of Enrolled Comprehensive nursing at Rwenzori School of Nursing drowned at Kiwa Heritage Hot Springs in Kitonzi cell of Nyakabingo ward, Bulembia Division.
11:33
11:33

Ten FDC Supporters Arrested in Kasese

The members, all party officials in Kasese district, were picked from Kabirizi village in Lake Katwe sub-county where they were meant to hold a meeting with the party leadership of Lake Katwe and Kahokya sub-counties, last evening.
13:27
13:27

Rwenzururu Queen Mother’s Medical Bills Yet to Be Cleared State House Uganda 4

It should be noted that President Museveni had taken responsibility of Nyamukama’s health. Now, URN has learnt that State House had advanced UGX 39 million to clear the medical bills and offset any expenses incurred during the convalescence of the old woman. Prince William Kibanzanga, acknowledged that the money had been received but was misappropriated by one of the family members.
16:41
16:41

Kasese Youth Cautioned Against Hate Speech KASESE DISTRICT 7

Heller said during election time, people tend to make sweeping and frivolous statements online and offline that are intended to malign others on the basis of their belonging. She argued that as they country gears up for the general election in 2021, it is high time society became cautious of hate messages and all people work towards the elimination of such information that can be dangerous to society.
18:57
18:57

Court Dismisses 14 Criminal Cases in Kasese over Lack of Witnesses 3

The cases were dismissed by Fort Portal High Court judge Wilson Masalu Musene during a two-week high court criminal session.
07:18
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Man Gets 32-Year-Jail Term for Killing Soldier in Kasese

Justice Wilson Masalu Musene found him guilty of hacking to death Yosiah Kananire; a UPDF soldier attached Mbuya Military Barracks. Prosecution led by Kasese Resident State Attorney, Filbert Murungi told court that on the night of May 24, 2017, Nyaminji raided Kananire’s home in Butohyo village and cut his neck with a machete and chopped off his hands causing him instant death.
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