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18:57
18:57

200 Arrested as IGP Orders Arrest and Seizure of Bar Equipment Fred Enanga 2 1

Fred Enanga, the Police spokesperson said that the Inspector general of police instructed the director of operations AIGP Edward Ochom to change tactics and start arresting and seizing all properties and gadgets in such bars that continue defying the COVID-19 guidelines in place.
17:54
17:54

425 Kampala Boda-boda Riders Arrested Over Obscured Number Plates Police Force 1 2

“Specifically we’re looking for riders, who obscure number plates. This is a crime according to the Traffic and Road Safety Act 1998. The number plates of motorcycles used in these crimes are always obscured by the criminals." -Luke Owoyesigyire.
16:11
16:11

58 Suspected Thugs Arrested in Makindye 2 2

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says that the suspects were picked up in an operation following a public outcry by residents of Masaja, Salaama, Mutundwe and Bunamwaya parishes in Makindye division.
17:43
17:43

Casual Labourer Rapes, Murders 10-Year-old Girl 1 2

The Katogo Zone Defense Secretary, Yakuti Waiswa, says that the suspect who was working for the deceased’s grandmother raped the minor in the night and strangled her to death to cover his crime.
15:10
15:10

Wakiso Man Arrested for Defiling, Torturing Own Children Wakiso district 2 1

According to Owoyesigyire, local leaders received information that Twebaze had continuously locked his two children in the house for some time.
17:15
17:15

Police Arrest Prime Suspect in Kireka Music Producer's Killing 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said over the weekend, that Police arrested Karungi Peter alias Other-Boys, a resident of Bweyogerere who has confessed to the murder, claiming that the producer had declined to pay his money.
17:16
17:16

Iron Bar Hitmen Kill Kyambogo College Teacher 2 1

Naboth Mpeirwe, a Biology and Chemistry teacher was reportedly attacked by a group of thugs at the baseball Court of Kyambogo University who had the intention of robbing him. However, during the scuffle, he was hit with a blunt object on the head which left him unconscious.
13:37
13:37

Reveler Shot Dead in Natete Bar Brawl AIGP Edward Ochom 3 1

Owoyesigyire says detectives from Natete Police station visited the scene and recovered two bullets cartridges from a pistol and unspecified items from the deceased's vehicle as part of the exhibits in the ongoing investigations.
09:09
09:09

Security Guard Arrested For Shooting Colleague Dead 1 1

Detectives at Jinja road say that Ocan opened fire around 6:20 pm on Wednesday evening at KCB Bank Industrial Area on 6th Street in Kampala killing Lokong and fled the scene with two firearms.
19:16
19:16

Assailants Kill Kireka Music Producer 1

Rashid Mulindwa, one of the deceased's close friends, suspects that the assailants were thugs who came disguised as artistes. He said the killers vanished with some studio machines after their mission.
15:40
15:40

Consignments of Stolen Gov't Drugs Found in Nansana Clinic 2 2

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said the drugs were recovered during an operation mounted in the area following a tip-off from locals about vehicles seen ferrying suspected stolen drugs in the area. According to residents, the drugs were offloaded from trucks at around 5 p.m. on Thursday.
14:36
14:36

Boda Boda Rider Lynched for Stabbing Police Officer in Kampala 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says that the unknown cyclist attacked and stabbed police constable Ismail Menjar, who was on duty enforcing the curfew on Friday evening.
15:01
15:01

Fifty People Arrested in Ntinda Bar 1 1

Kampala metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said that 50 suspects were picked up in one bar called Garage located in Ntinda-Kigowa zone Nakawa division in the ongoing night operations of raiding bars that are still operating.
14:42
14:42

Fire Guts Royal Paint Factory in Makindye Makindye Division 2 1

According to Owoyesgyire, there are no reported deaths or injuries since all workers vacated the factory on time. "It’s under control. But these people should also be vigilant about their neighborhoods. For instance, how do you set up a factory in a residential area?” asked Owoyesigyire.
12:33
12:33

1200 Motorcycles Impounded in Night Curfew Operations 2 1

Uganda has maintained a nighttime curfew running from 9 p.m. until 5: 30 a.m. every day, as one of the measures put in place by the government to restrict movement and control the spread of coronavirus disease. The movement of motorcycles is restricted to 6 pm.
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