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13:41
13:41

Arrested Rwandan National Found Dead Patrick Onyango 1 1 Top story

A copy of a letter signed by the Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations Department at Butabika Police Station confirms that Magezi died on January 21, 2020 around 9am.
18:44
18:44

38 Darling Factory Workers Injured in Stampede Patrick Onyango 2 Top story

The Human Resource Manager of Darling, Sam Wambi told URN that 14 workers had already been discharged after receiving first aid.
17:22
17:22

Activist Storms Police Headquarters Demanding to Meet IGP Asan Kasingye 2 2 Top story

According to Namata, she went to the police headquarters on Monday to meet the IGP on appointment to complain about police brutality but was turned away by the police guards.
06:54
06:54

Man Arrested for Strangling Wife to Death Patrick Onyango 2 1 Top story

Sources at Matugga police station told URN that when Scene of Crime Officers visited the couple's home, they observed that the deceased’s body had serious scratches and some born dislocations an indicator that she had been strangled to death leading to the arrest of Lukyamuzi.
13:14
13:14

Missing Makindye Girl Found Dead Luke Owoyesigyire 3 2 Top story

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says Kirabo’s mother informed police that the kidnappers called her demanding for a ransom of Shillings 200,000 for her release.
16:45
16:45

Heavy Deployment in Kamwokya to Quell Anticipated Protests Robert Kyagulanyi 4 1 Top story

Police intercepted Kyagulanyi alongside several other legislators at Kasangati on their way for the launch of his presidential consultative meetings for alleged failure to comply with the Public Order Management Act-POMA and some requirements set by the police force.
18:18
18:18

Petrol City Technician Killed In Nabingo mobile phone 2 1 Top story

Police have recovered the vehicle from Kabowa Ndeba in Rubaga Division. Kayemba’s body has been taken to the city mortuary in Mulago for postmortem.
13:44
13:44

Army, Police Manning Busabala Beach Martin Okoth Ochola 1

The deployment includes security personnel from Uganda People's Defense Forces-UPDF, Military Police- MP, Local Defense Unit - LDUs and Police Field Force Unit – FFU.
18:25
18:25

Landlord Detained for Hosting Prohibited Meeting Bobi Wine 1

Onyango declined to confirm whether or not the six were arrested for political reasons insisting that their meeting wasn’t authorized by police. He says after arresting the suspects, police recovered red berets and red overalls, which are synonymous with People Power activists.
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.
17:00
17:00

Tension as UNBS, Police Impound Sachet Waragi in Kampala Patrick Onyango 1 3 Top story

The UNBS Spokesperson, Victoria Namutebi, says the operation was prompted by reports that several traders are still selling sachet and bottled Waragi of less than 200mls despite being banned by the Trade Minister, Amelia Kyambadde four months ago.
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.
16:01
16:01

Thugs Raid NGO, Injure Dutch Nationals Patrick Onyango

The Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the robbers raided the NGO offices, which also shelter 14 Dutch nationals and Ugandans in the wee hours of Thursday morning.
13:04
13:04

Suspected Thug Shot Dead Stealing Lubaga Catholic Shrine Offertories security guard 2 Top story

According to Onyango, the guard who is attached to Securex Security Company heard the break-in and responded by releasing bullets that killed Otuke.
06:48
06:48

Sauna Explosion Injures Five People in Naalya Wakiso District 1 Top story

Paul Tumusiime, a Security Guard at one of the neighboring buildings, says there was shaking before the actual explosion, which lasted for some minutes. "It was like an earthquake and afterward it exploded like a bomb. In the next few minutes people hurried to get out of all the neighboring buildings,” Tumusiime said.
14:49
14:49

First Year of CCTV in Fighting Crime, Traffic Violations mobile phone 3 1 Top story

Kampala Metropolitan police has registered at least 187 crime incidents, which have been investigated or still under investigation as a result of crime scenes recorded by CCTV cameras erected on various streets and roads. On February 24th, 2019, CCTV cameras captured a man who stole a mobile phone at Kampala road.
19:54
19:54

Uganda Crane's Number One Fan ‘Uncle Money’ in Trouble for Alleged Murder Patrick Onyango 1 Top story

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, confirmed Ssewanyana’s arrest, saying he is being questioned to establish his role in Tumusiime’s death. According to Onyango, the deceased’s relatives insist that he was thumped to death by Ssewanya and his group.
15:15
15:15

Police Explain Ayebare's Alleged Kidnap Polly Namaye 1 1

Nagirinya was kidnapped outside her home in Lungujja, Rubaga Division alongside her driver cum Boda boda rider, Ronald Kitayimbwa on August 8th, 2019. Their lifeless bodies were found dumped at Nama Sub County in Mukono district three days later.
15:37
15:37

Man Fakes Kidnap After Stealing His Boss's Money Police Spokesperson 1 2

Onyango says to his surprise, Kato’s boss discovered that several mobile phones and items had been sold but the money was nowhere to be seen. It is at this point that he notified police, saying Kato could be hiding with his money and not kidnapped as claimed.
17:04
17:04

Woman Arrested for Fleecing UGX 48m From Fiancé in Fake Funeral Luweero District 1 1 Top story

According to Police, Nanjovu bought a coffin, placed in a banana stem and took the coffin to Kigoma in Wobulenzi town council in Luweero District for burial. She reportedly informed Nsubuga’s relatives that the child’s body was scaring and that doctors had advised that it shouldn’t be opened for viewing.
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