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15:26
15:26

The Changing Face of Makerere University Hospital government 5 4 Top story

Dr. Byamugisha told URN in an exclusive interview that prior to the renovation of the hospital, the delivery of health services had become difficult and expensive to manage. All this has improved, despite the insatiable demands at the Hospital. Following months of renovation work, Dr. Josaphat K. Byamugisha, the Director of the newly transformed Makerere Health Services says he breathes with a sigh of relief.
18:49
18:49

Graphics Designer Testifies in Mak Gold Scandal Case accusation 2 1

Defense lawyer Humphrey Tumwesigye said to be an expert, it doesn’t only mean one must have gone through formal education. “You can become an expert through experience,” he told court.
16:30
16:30

Kisoro Man Wanted for Hacking Wife death 1 2

Erasmas Sanyu, the Chahi Sub County LC III Chairperson, says Buhahano killed Chimpaye because of a land dispute. According to Sanyu, the couple started feuding last year when Buhahano tried to sell the family land.
12:23
12:23

Police Constable Detained For Defiling Colleague’s Daughter district

The Kiira Region Police Spokesperson, Diana Nandawula says investigations are ongoing. “The victim has been examined and when our file is complete, we shall forward it to the Resident State Attorney for legal advice on the preferable charges against the suspect,” she said.
11:38
11:38

Police Lacks Central Database For Wanted Persons investigation 2 1

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga confirms the absence of a centralized database for wanted suspects. He however, says they have developed a Criminal Record Management System, which is already being tried in Kampala Metropolitan Policing area before it is rolled out to all police stations.
17:27
17:27

PAC Grills DPP Over Case Backlog accusation 1 1 Top story

The PAC Vice Chairperson, Gerald Karuhanga tasked the team to explain the slow clearance of cases despite increased funding from Shillings 6.1 billion in the 2015/2016 financial year to Shillings 6.9 billion in the 2016/2017 financial year.
11:47
11:47

Jinja RDC in Trouble Over UPDF Boots village 2 1 Top story

Sakwa has admitted recording a statement at Kumi Police station, but denies involvement in any robbery case. He told URN on phone on this morning that he took his military boots for polishing to a Shoe shiner on Saturday and traveled to Mbale for burial hoping to pick them the next day.
21:35
21:35

Bakaleke Reports Death Threats police 2 1 Top story

Assistant Commissioner of Police, Siraje Bakaleke, says he has been receiving life threatening phone calls since June this year.
16:27
16:27

Bakaleke Loses Application to Block Trial accusation 1 1

Through his lawyers of M/S Nakachwa and Co Advocates, Bakaleke argues that it is an abuse of discretion for the DPP and against public interest to institute charges against him without sufficient and crucial evidence on file. The lawyers also argue that they have proof that the police file, which the DPP is using, doesnt have statements of the victims on how matters unfolded.
07:31
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Police Ignored Complaints of Death Threats From Kirumira investigation 1 Top story

Kirumira filed a complaint on February 28th, 2018 claiming that unidentified people had trailed him with numberless motorcycles for a couple of days and expressed fear for his life.
18:22
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Rwakafuuzi Criticises Gov't On Unreasonable Charges police 4

He was speaking to URN on the decision by the Directorate of Public Prosecution-DPP to drop charges against five former suspects of the 2010 Kampala Twin Bombings. They are Dr. Ismael Kalule, the former Imam of Ntinda Mosque, Abubakar Batemyeto, Awadhi Omar Awadhi, Yahaya Mbuthia Suleiman and Muhammad Hamid Suleiman.
07:02
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Police Investigating Zaake's torture - Kayima investigation 1 1 Top story

Police Spokesperson, Emilian Kayima, says despite the fact that Zaake hasnt filed any formal complaint with Police, they are investigating the claims by the legislator that he was tortured by security officers.
18:19
18:19

Dokolo Deputy DISO Wanted for Abduction home 2

Jimtom Aguta, the Dokolo District Police Commander, says they want Okello to explain the circumstances under, which the teenager came to stay at his residence for two weeks.
17:09
17:09

Chairperson Detained for Demolishing Resident's Home police 1

Nabbafa reportedly incited residents to demolish a house belonging to Bernard Ssempijja and uproot his crop garden over the weekend accusing him of practicing witchcraft.
13:06
13:06

Rubanda Headteacher on the Run for Killing Businessman deceased 1 2

Byarugaba reportedly hit Roland Tukakyungura with a beer bottle on the head at around 11:00pm last night at Standard Hotel and Bar in Rubanda Town council following a misunderstanding.
15:32
15:32

American Missionary Faces Assault Charges victim 1

Trouble for Tailor started after video footage went viral on social media showing him assaulting Samanya while shouting obscenities.
10:59
10:59

Squatter, Bukwali Mosque Leaders Clash Over Land construction 7 2 Top story

Hussein Ibrahim, the chairperson of Uganda Muslims Supreme Council in Tooro Region, says the issue of squatters refusing to vacate mosque land is widespread.
10:21
10:21

Kabale Shooting Victim Succumbs to Gunshot Wounds husband Top story

Hassan Mwebembezi, a relative to the couple, says Kenkoonzi died due to excessive bleeding despite efforts by doctors to save her life. The late Kenkoonzi was rushed to Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital on Tuesday night together with her husband, Francis Aryarugamu after being shot by unidentified thugs.
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Police Probes Kamuli Medical Superintendent Over Assault police station 1 Top story

Nangobi alleges that on July 2nd 2018, Daaki tasked her to monitor a mother who had gone through cesarean section but she couldnt stay around until late in the night since she is pregnant. She requested Daaki to allow her to leave but he instead slapped her and forced her back into the ward.
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