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19:44
19:44

Three Head Teachers in Luuka Arrested over Misappropriation of Covid-19 Funds police station 1

The funds were 2021 disbursed to refurbish different government primary schools that had been closed during the Covid-19 pandemic.
12:43
12:43

Body of Unidentified Man Retrieved from Wetland in Luuka village

The body of the man was first sighted this morning by rice farmers who noticed it sailing through the water drainage channels across their gardens. The Police have since retrieved the body and taken it to Kiyunga Health Centre IV mortuary for postmortem.
07:19
07:19

Jinja Female Weightlifter Killed in Revenge Attack-Police police station 1 1

According to the police, the suspects have been planning to kill the deceased after serving their six months sentence in Bugembe prisons following their conviction for stealing her smartphone and other valuables.
12:33
12:33

Luuka Man Dies During Traditional Cleansing Rituals health center

Balezewa, a resident of Namukubembe village, in Bukanga sub-county of Luuka district, is reported to have invited by traditional healers to cleanse his household of curses and misfortunes on Wednesday night.
08:23
08:23

Luuka Internal Auditor In Custody for Threatening Violence police station

Susan Nairuba, a businesswoman in Iganga Municipality, says that Mpaata has been sending her life-threatening messages for four months now following their short-lived sexual relationship prompting her to engage police authorities.
08:30
08:30

Luuka District Engineer Interdicted Over Abuse of Office road 1

Musisi is accused of conniving with road contractors and sub-contractors in Luuka and the neighboring districts, to illegally hire out the road equipment.
17:56
17:56

Luuka Farmers Embrace Cocoa Growing village 2 1

The farmers note that, unlike the bureaucratic system of selling sugarcane, which involves powerful middlemen to procure sale permits at the expense of smallholder farmers, cocoa exporters directly purchase the fruits from the farmers, hence enabling them to individually negotiate for competitive prices.
10:27
10:27

Missing Kyambogo University Student Found Dead in Luuka health center 1

Detectives backed with a canine, teamed up with the community members to mount a search for Dhabasadha in the neighbourhood leading to the recovery of his body.
15:58
15:58

Luuka RDC Tasks Police to Rearrest Defilement Suspects resident

Abasa Waiswa, a resident of Bumanha A village, in Bukanga sub-county, in Luuka District says that his 15-year-old daughter was allegedly defiled by her teacher Michael Bakaki, but the suspect was released on police bond a day later.
07:39
07:39

Witchdoctor Killed While Exhuming Grave district

According to information obtained by our reporter, Bakaki was in the company of two other people who were helping him to perform the rituals but they managed to get away from the scene of the crime.
07:53
07:53

November 18th Protests: Luuka Residents Recount Memories of Bobi Wine’s Arrest security 2 5 Top story

According to Mukaya, he was repairing a motorcycle for his client in a garage in Kiyunga trading center when protests broke out following the arrest of the National Unity Platform-NUP Presidential candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu during his campaign rally at Saza grounds.
20:35
20:35

Unknown Attackers Kill Man in Luuka resident

Mafabi's body was discovered on Thursday afternoon in a wetland by residents. It had deep cuts on the head, hands and chest.
19:29
19:29

Three Arrested Over Brutal Killing of 61- Year-Old Man resident

Suleiman Dhabasadha, a resident of the area, says that Mukasa was a peaceful man whose murder has shocked his community members.
09:04
09:04

Residents Resolve to Relocate Technical School To Pave way for Sugar Factory Construction district 1 3

In September, Finance Minister, Matia Kasaijja, alongside other leaders and sugarcane farmers within Busoga sub-region held a joint meeting where they revealed that the government was committed to constructing a Shillings 135 billion sugar plant in Luuka district to take up the surplus cane.
15:03
15:03

Vandalism Hindering Power Connection in Luuka District energy 3 1

UMEME’s corporate affairs and regulatory director, Blessing Nshaho says that, much as they have partnered with agencies to ensure that, most of the trading centres have access to power, electric wires are being vandalized, which has since slowed down connections.
13:26
13:26

Sub County Chief Arrested over Bribes Extorted From Saving Groups community 1 1

“Those very officials escorted us to the bank and after withdrawing the money, they immediately wanted us to give them a kick back which we earlier declined," says a member of the beneficiary groups who reported the officials to the police. "After a week, I agreed to pay them 150,000 Shillings, but they kept on harassing me as they demanded for more money.”
07:30
07:30

Father Poisons Self, Daughter deceased

The deceased's estranged wife, Faith Namatende, says that she parted ways with Lubogo because of endless violence. "We were embroiled in domestic-related violence. I resolved to abandon my matrimonial home early this year, but, I never imagined that Lubogo was capable of doing such a thing," she said.
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