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15:33
15:33

Three Arrested in Iganga for Alleged Kidnap of Four-Year-Old Boy child 1

Michael Ainebyona a resident of Bugumba A village in the Northern division in Iganga municipality was kidnapped last week from a green park where he had gone to play with friends.
14:59
14:59

Former ICT Minister Aggrey Awori Laid to Rest in Bugiri district 2 Top story

The President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta in a condolence message read at burial described the fallen legislator as a Pan Africanist " Awori was a Pan Africanist .leaders within the East Africa region should emulate him to foster both political and economic integration' said Uhuru in a message delivered by Ambassador Dennis Awori
15:58
15:58

Father Arrested Attempting to Selloff Daughter crime

A detective, who spoke on condition of anonymity, so as to speak freely on the matter told URN that Ajalu was picked up on a tipoff from community members who alerted police on his plan to sell off his child for unspecified reasons.
20:04
20:04

Woman on the Run After Injecting Stepson With Suspected Paraffin resident

Fazila Nambatya, a resident within the area, says that they have engaged local leaders to intervene following Namukose’s endless mistreatment of her stepson in vain.
11:44
11:44

Father in Bugiri Arrested For Killing His Children resident

It is reported that, at around 8:00 pm, Kibete, a single father used a machete to chop his two children to death, before attempting to flee.
15:49
15:49

Two Children Die of Asphyxiation in Jinja home

The police personnel forced open the door, only to realize that the grandmother, Alitubela was lying unconscious while the two children were already dead.
17:39
17:39

Kamuli Man Wanted for Chopping Wife to Death, Injuring Two Daughters resident 1

Joseph Lyagoba, a resident of the area says that they were shocked to learn about the incident since Waiswa was known for cherishing his family. “It is hard for me to believe what just befell us, Waiswa was an exemplary husband who would even leave the trading center much earlier than anyone of us because he always wanted to spend more time with his children,” he said.
15:01
15:01

Mother, Two Children Drown in Fish Pond after Domestic Brawl home

Grace Mbali, the Dongi Village LC I chairperson says the deceased has been a casual worker at the pond where she drowned with her children. Mbali says eyewitnesses confided in him that the deceased lied to the caretaker of the pond caretaker that she had forgotten her phone around the area.
06:13
06:13

Private Security Guard on the Run after Torturing his Son Jinja 1 4

Mwima, a resident of Lwanda village in Northern division, Jinja city is currently nursing wounds at Jinja regional referral hospital orthopaedic ward after being battered by his father on Saturday.
11:55
11:55

Four Held Over Death of Expectant Mother, Newly Born Child deceased 1 1 Top story

It is alleged that Nagambaki went to the clinic on Tuesday afternoon after experiencing labor pains but the health workers told her to wait for the doctor who arrived around 4:00pm.
08:00
08:00

Two-Year-Old Drowns in Water Channel child drowns 2 2 Top story

Mumbere’s grandfather, Mark Expedito told URN that deceased’s body was recovered 1km away from where he drowned from. He suspects that the minor tried to play in the waters and was washed away.
16:56
16:56

Woman Arrested for Stealing Baby Police 2 1

Samuel Mpanimanya, the Child’s father, says the news of the theft of his child found him at his work place in Masindi district. He is happy now that the baby has been found alive.
14:39
14:39

Mayuge Residents Complain About Poor Management of Quarantine Center home 1 2

Shafic Kisumuluzo, the Bwondha Zone C village chairperson, says despite registering one positive Covid19 case on the landing site last week, the both the community members and suspects have failed to adhere to the corona virus preventive guidelines of social distancing and wearing facial masks.
17:31
17:31

Hand Grenade Killed Masindi Boy - Police Grenade explosion 1 1

Kelvin Atugonza a son to Julius Kugonza a resident of Kiryanga cell in Nyangahya division Masindi Municipality was allegedly killed after an object he picked exploded cutting off his hands and crushed out his intestines. He died instantly causing panic among area residents.
18:56
18:56

Schools Embrace Virtual Engagements in the Face of COVID-19 country 5

President Yoweri Museveni ordered the closure of schools as one of the measures to control the spread of coronavirus, which, according to experts, moves faster in large gatherings. At the time of the closure, the learners were just half way into the term which started on February 4, 2020 and was due to end on May 1, 2020.
16:50
16:50

Child Stung to Death by a Swarm of Bees in Masindi 1

James Onega, a resident of the area told Uganda Radio Network that when the swarm of the bees attacked the two, the mother, who was equally stung fled the site and abandoned the child in the garden.
14:28
14:28

Eyewitnesses Give Account of Deceased Imam Before He Was Shot Dead home 3 4

The deceased’s 10-year old child whose names have been withheld says that he accompanied Mutumba to purchase sugar from Iwemba trading centre and saw a man trailing them but mistook him for a guest. The child further states that the man who was clad in a black hood stood beside a tree but he eventually shot Mutumba twice and fled.
14:50
14:50

Father Arrested For Selling Son Over Ritual Sacrifice district 1

Gamba’s mother, Olivier Naibilo says Ssebukera who disappeared in December last year showed up on January 1st, 2020 and confessed to have teamed up with four other people to sacrifice his child.
13:32
13:32

Lightning Kills Two Family Members in Bugweri village

Salim Nabongho, a resident of Bulumoko village in Buyanga Sub County says the four had gone to harvest rice in their garden found between Bulumoko and Nkombe villages in Bugweri district this morning during a downpour when they were struck.
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