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10:58
10:58

Man Collapses Dead In Jinja Video Hall curfew

One of the employees at the video hall who spoke on condition of anonymity told Uganda Radio Network (URN) that the man was first cited with two friends last evening during the Manchester United game against Liverpool FC, but his company left as he stayed back.
15:03
15:03

Two Shot in Enforcement of Curfew in Wobulenzi Town Policemen

They were shot on Saturday evening at around 8:30 pm at the roadside market at Luwero stage in Wobulenzi town during the operations to enforce the curfew.
10:43
10:43

Suspected Motorcycle Thieves Arrested in Jinja City robbery 1 2

The operation was triggered by the increasing cases of motorcycle theft within Jinja city. It is reported that, in the past one month, eight cases of motorcycle theft were registered along the different highways connecting to Jinja city’s central business area.
21:42
21:42

Namutumba Residents Nursing Teargas Related Injuries district 6 1

Farouk Bwiiso, one of the victims, says that a teargas canister landed at the entrance of his door on Saturday night, injured his right leg and damaged all his household items.
11:51
11:51

Thugs Rob Mobile Money Agent in Luwero sub machine gun

According to Police in Luwero, the robbers armed with a submachine gun and pistol attacked a Mobile Money shop belonging to Patrick Ssemwasi in Kasiiso trading centre in Butuntumula sub-county.
13:37
13:37

30-Year-Old Struggles to Seek Justice for Injuries Sustained During Curfew Enforcement bodily harm 3 1

Last month, Laker, 30 alleges that security personnel who include the police and the army assaulted him from his home in Kirombe Parish, West Division in Gulu City
14:23
14:23

Police Explains Presence of Many Private Cars on the Road curfew 1

On the many private vehicles on the road in several parts of Kampala despite the announcement of the new lockdown measures, Oweyesigire says there is no car that is left to go without the driver explaining themselves
09:37
09:37

40 Remanded in Jinja City For Violating Curfew court 1

The suspects were arrested on Tuesday during police-led operations aimed at cracking down curfew violators in Budhumbuli and Wanyama zones within Bugembe ward in Jinja City.
15:47
15:47

40 Arrested for Violating Curfew in Jinja resident 1

The suspects were arrested from the suburbs of Budhumbuli and Wanyama in Bugembe ward, Jinja city on Tuesday night.
12:57
12:57

Police Officer Shoots Boy Dead in Kamuli area 1 1

ASP Twesigye reportedly walked back to the police station after quarreling with the youths, and returned to the scene in the company of three other police personnel. Twesigye is then reported to have fired two rounds of live ammunitions in the air before before turning the gun on young Bakooye and shooting him in the chest.
22:40
22:40

Gov’t Rejects Demands to Lift Curfew Parliament 5 1

Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda has said that the curfew will be maintained despite calls by members of Parliament to have it lifted.
08:47
08:47

No Need to Lift Curfew for Ramadan Period - Minister Obiga Kania COVID-19 2 1

Mario Obiga Kania, the Minister of State for Internal Affairs has said there is no need to lift curfew as Muslims observe the Ramadan period.
16:40
16:40

Curfew Affecting Tourism Industry– Kadaga 1 1

Kadaga reiterated her previous calls for the government to review the situation saying that country’s tourism sector is under threat due to curfew yet Entebbe International Airport is open. Other reports also indicate that the tourism sector is one of the worst hit sectors of the country due to the different measures adopted by government to curb the spread of corona virus including restrictions on internal and international travel among others.
17:35
17:35

Parliament Questions Relevance of Curfew lockdown 4 1

The matter was raised by Gilbert Olanya, the Kilak South MP who says that the curfew is now being used to violate rights of Ugandans, curtail mothers and women who are coming from the market and extort money from Ugandans.
13:57
13:57

Over 130 Arrested in Rwenzori for Defying Curfew Guidelines on New Years Day Kitagwenda 1

Uganda is maintaining a nighttime curfew which starts from 9 pm to 5: 30 a.m, as one of the measures to control the movement of people and human to human interactions, known to be a super spreader of the COVID-19 virus.
16:15
16:15

New Year’s Eve in Kampala Largely Peaceful - Police lockdown 1 1

Out of three accidents, Police registered two deaths in Mukono and Kampala areas.
14:57
14:57

Bar, Restaurant Owners Petition Kadaga over Reopening lockdown 7 1

The Association led by their chairperson Tesfalem Gherathu says that with over 70,000 bars, lodges and restaurants closed since March, an estimated five million people have been rendered jobless.
16:58
16:58

Curfew Combats Cattle Thefts in Bunyoro cattle farmers 3 1

Statistics at the Albertine police Criminal Investigations Department indicate that more than 200 cows were stolen from the region between December 2019, and February 2020. These animals were being stolen and transported to Kampala, Gulu, Masaka, Mbale, Arua, Soroti and South Sudan among other places.
19:09
19:09

Taxi Drivers in Jinja Want Curfew Hours Adjusted transport 3 1

The Association says if the curfew commencement hour remains as it has been over the last two months, many of the operators are unlikely to make ends meet in terms of daily earnings. The driver's body says the commencement of curfew times as announced by the President limits them to one route per day.
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