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13:07
13:07

Truck Drivers Decry Hostility from Highway Communities community 3 1

The hostility, they say, started with an increase in the number of Coronavirus cases recorded among truck drivers, mainly those entering the country from Kenya and Tanzania. In recent weeks, more than 100 truck drivers have tested positive to the virus, driving cases of coronavirus in the country now 248.
07:41
07:41

Gunmen Kill One in Mayuge police spokesperson

Gunmen have shot and killed one person in Magamaga Trading Centre in Mayuge district. Henry Basoga was watching television inside his residence around 8:45pm on Wednesday night when the assailants broke in, gunned him down and fled the scene.
16:09
16:09

Police Shoot Food Vendor in Jinja victim 1

Evelyn Namulondo was heading to Amber Court Market from her home in Budhumbuli Ward around 5am to purchase fruits when she was shot in the abdomen.
08:28
08:28

Mentally Challenged Man Kills Two Butchers in Buyende police spokesperson

The duo met their death on Saturday when the lunatic, whose names have been withheld by URN, stormed their butchery and chopped off their heads before fleeing the scene.
15:43
15:43

Fuel Siphoning Frustrates Efforts to Minimize Contact Between Truck Drivers, Highway Communities UPDF 5 1 Top story

“As a community, we feel it is not safe for us but, we can’t do anything about it because those engaged in this business are powerful people. These youths plant Jerry cans in front of our shops and whenever trucks make stop overs. An average of 10 boys gather to interact with the drivers as they siphon fuel,” he said.
16:56
16:56

Jinja Hospital Director Disowns Postmortem Report in RDC Sakwa's Trial police spokesperson 1

The main exhibit in the charges of Manslaughter is a postmortem report signed by one Dr Ssenyonjo, indicating that Isanga died as a result of blunt force trauma, a condition routinely involved in cases classified as accidents, as well as in cases of suicide and homicide.
19:19
19:19

City 'Pastor' Augustine Yiga Arrested for Misleading Public on COVID-19 death 1

Yiga, commonly known as ‘abizaayo’ reportedly used his Television Station to tell the public that there was no Coronavirus in Africa . He coined his argument on the fact that no single death had been declared in a number of countries, yet in the west, nations that were battling the disease had lost lives in hundreds.
20:16
20:16

Father of Baby who Tested Positive to COVID-19 on the Run police spokesperson

It is suspected that the baby picked the virus from the father, a resident of Nkono village in Iganga municipality who traveled back from Kisumu, Kenya early last week. Although the Ministry of Health said that the parents would now be put under quarantine for further examination, the father has been reported to be missing.
06:24
06:24

20 Health Workers Detained For Violating Ban on Public Gatherings police spokesperson 1 1

Dhuku told journalists that he contacted facilitators to help him retool health workers who risked missing out if the training was called off. “I secured a small grant and a team of experts to retool health workers in handling outbreaks, my humble prayer is for the authorities to pardon us,” he said.
18:36
18:36

Two Mechanics Electrocuted in Mayuge police spokesperson

They are reported to have been conducting welding works on a Fuso registration number; UAJ 312W at the time of the accident.
08:43
08:43

Teenager Stabbed to Death in Disco Brawl deceased 1

Bosa was allegedly stabbed twice in the head by a one Mangali during a fight at disco held at Kangulumila Sub-county headquarters on Thursday night. It is said that the two developed a misunderstanding over a girl leading to a fierce fight.
14:36
14:36

Bobi Wine to Resume Consultations Next Week Uganda Police Force 4 6 Top story

According to Ssenyonyi, when they wrote to police, the only response they got was through media reports the next day by the Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, saying they hadn’t followed the laid down guidelines.
15:57
15:57

LDUs, Police Arrest 100 Suspected Thugs in City Swoop police spokesperson 1 Top story

Today’s operation comes six days after 18 people were arrested in a police swoop against suspected drug dealers and abusers in Kireka, Kyambogo and Banda.
07:41
07:41

Security Guard Arrested for Gun Misuse Jinja

He is accused of releasing five bullets in the air purportedly to celebrate the Christmas holiday.
10:49
10:49

Bushenyi Municipality, Anti Corruption Activists Clash Over Campaign Noise Pollution 2

Pison Mugizi, one of the concerned residents, says their campaign is aimed at ensuring the authorities desist from hiding information, which compromises accountability and transparency.
18:28
18:28

Mob Justice Cases Overwhelm Kamuli District police spokesperson 1

John Kyangwa, a witch doctor from Namisambya village was lynched on Friday for allegedly masterminding ritual killings in the community. Unidentified woman was lynched in Kamuli municipality for allegedly attempting to steal a baby from a commuter taxi.
10:01
10:01

Suspect Commits Suicide in Police Cells police spokesperson

Isabirye reportedly used his shirt to hang himself in the police cells last night, a few hours after he was locked up for stealing a bicycle from a Boda boda rider in Namungalwe trading center on Wednesday afternoon.
16:02
16:02

Woman Stabs Lover to Death Over Meat Patrick Onyango 1 1 Top story

Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango only identifies the suspect as Norah while the deceased is Bob Matovu, a resident of Kayanja zone in Rubaga Division in Kampala.
18:28
18:28

Woman Accuses ‘State House’ Operatives of Kidnap, Extortion Patrick Onyango 4 1 Top story

Nabakooza claims that Kisembo gave them telephone numbers 0754759561 registered in the name of Amir Ssemakula Migadde where they deposited Shillings 2 million and 0772544338 registered in the name of Bwiso where they deposited Shillings 600,000.
10:17
10:17

8 Arrested Over Voter Bribery in Hoima Polls suspects 1

Samuel Kisembo, the Hoima Resident District Commissioner-RDC told Uganda Radio Network on phone that the suspects were caught red-handed distributing salt soap, sugar and cash to voters. He says they received intelligence that the suspects were bribing voters under the command Barnabas Tinkasiimire, the Buyaga West County Member of Parliament and People Power Movement coordinator for Bunyoro region.
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