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14:11
14:11

Mumbere, 161 Royal Guards Charged With Treason kasese clashes 1 Top story

Appearing before Jinja Chief Magistrates Court this morning, Mumbere and 161 Royal Guards were presented with a list of 41 counts of crimes allegedly committed between March and November 2016 within the Rwenzori region.
08:41
08:41

Mufti Calls for Peaceful Resolution of Conflicts rwenzori insecurity 2

Citing the Kasese killings and murder of Muslim clerics in the country, Sheikh Mubaje said there is need for those involved in conflict to mend their relationship with others and desist from violence.
15:13
15:13

51 Kasese Victims Buried kasese clashes Top story

The bodies were buried on Sunday morning at Kihara army barracks, Nyamwamba Division, Kasese Municipality.
12:30
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Nkangi Describes Kasese Killings As Inhuman buganda kingdom 4 1

To Mayanja Nkangi, the raid on Buhikira Palace brought back memories of the Lubiri attack 50 years ago. Prime Minister Milton Obote ordered military assault on Mengo Palace, exiling Kabaka Edward Mutesa to the UK where he died three years later. Nkangi was Katikkiro at the time of the attack.
15:21
15:21

Omusinga Charles Mumbere Could Face More Charges kasese clashes 1 3

Yusuf Masereka, whose son Robert Baluku, a police constable attached to Maliba Police Post was hacked to death on Saturday, said the murder of his son is a great loss to the family.
11:26
11:26

Tooro, Obudhingya Bwa Bamba Silent On Mumbere Arrest tooro kingdom

Asked to comment on the arrest of Mumbere, Rev. Geoffrey Kyomuhendo, the Spokesperson of Obundingiya Bwa Bamba Cultural institution in Bundibugyo district, said government has reasons why the Omusinga was arrested.
07:10
07:10

Pictorial Aftermath of the Raid on Rwenzururu Kingdom kasese clashes

Up to 63 lives have been lost over the last one week, most of them Royal Guards shot during the raid on the Palace on Sunday. Police says they have recovered 14 guns, most of which had been stolen from security installations. Also recovered were army uniforms, spears, machetes, medals, improvised bombs and arrows, among others.
07:03
07:03

MPs, Gov't Clash Over Kasese Killings rwenzori insecurity 6

Jackson Mbaju, the Busongora South MP and former Attorney General, Rwenzururu Kingdom also punched holes in the government statement on the Kasese killings. He disagreed with the claims by government that Mumbere trained and armed the royal guards.
17:28
17:28

Security Raid Cultural Shrine, Three More Guns Recovered rwenzori insecurity 2 1

Asuman Mugenyi, the Director Operations Uganda Police Force, says they recovered three guns, 96 rounds of ammunition, knives, two spears, cooking pots, clubs and jerry cans among others.
19:12
19:12

Rwenzururu Queen Finally Visits Mumbere in Jinja rwenzori insecurity 1 2

Rwenzururu queen, Nyabaghole Agnes Ithungu, has visited her husband Charles Wesley Mumbere currently being held at Nalufenya police station in Jinja. Ithungu addressed the media, calling for an end to violence and for those arrested to face justice.
17:20
17:20

Schools Close After Kasese Unrest rwenzori insecurity 3 1

At least three primary schools in Kasese town have confirmed temporary closure as uncertainty continues following a joint army and police assault on the Rwenzururu kingdom palace at the weekend.
19:45
19:45

8 Killed As UPDF Attacks Armed Youth in Rwenzori rwenzori insecurity 1 Top story

Eight people are confirmed dead in a military operation against armed youths in the Rwenzori Mountains. Brigadier Peter Elwelu, the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF Second Division Commander, told URN that his forces raided training camps for a group that calls itself Esyomango syObusinga, a youth group associated with Rwenzururu Kingdom.
20:05
20:05

Police, Army Kill Four In Kabarole tribal clashes

The killings follow the death of Private Mulanda Muhammad , a Uganda Peoples Defence Force- UPDF soldier who was killed on Friday night by unknown people.
14:05
14:05

Mumbere Denies Role in Exiling His Rival mumbere irema-ngoma 1

However, in a press statement issued this morning by the Kingdom spokesperson, Clearance Bwambale Mumbahya, Mumbere denies having a hand in exiling Tibamwenda from Kasese district.
07:50
07:50

UPDF Team Withdrawn from Rwenzururu Kingdom Palace kasese attacks

The withdrawal follows weekend clashes in which four people including two UPDF officers, one motorcyclist and one royal guard were killed. Prior to the shooting, UPDF had five officers as part of the security team attached to Obusinga bwa Rwenzururu.
16:12
16:12

Kasese MPs Demand Withdrawal of Police Flying Squad kasese killings 3

Addressing journalists at Parliament this afternoon, William Nzoghu, the Busongora North MP, said despite the fact that the Defense minister, Dr. Crispus Kiyonga hails from Kasese, the rising insecurity, mainly instigated by security personnel is proof that government is fuelling the attacks.
13:04
13:04

Former Rwenzururu Ministers Deny Fueling Kasese Tension rwenzori insecurity

In a press release dated April 3, 2016, the expelled ministers state that the accusations are exposing them to danger. They add that the general public is now treating them as enemies of the Kingdom.
07:12
07:12

Four Killed in Kasese Palace Scuffle rwenzori insecurity 1

Major Ronald Kakurungu, the UPDF 2nd division spokesperson, says the four people were killed in two separate incidents. He says the soldiers and the boda boda motorcyclist were killed by an unidentified people who attacked them, a few meters from Mumberes palace in Kasese town.
18:06
18:06

Rwenzururu Guard Arrested over GISO, Police Post Attacks rwenzori insecurity 1 Top story

One Obusinga bwa Rwenzururu royal guard has been arrested and two others injured in Kasese town this evening. The Rwenzururu royal guard was arrested by a combined force of Uganda Peoples Defence Forces soldiers and Uganda Police Force officers
07:57
07:57

Bundibugyo Death Toll Reaches 17 bundibugyo attacks 1 Top story

Martin Tukahebwa, the Bundibugyo District Police Commander, says the six people were killed when some of the residents took it upon themselves to avenge the deadly clashes on Wednesday which claimed eight Bamba and three Bakonzo community members.
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