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10:01
10:01

2-Year-Old Boy Drowns in Aswa River drowning 1

n his statement to the police, the deceased’s father, David Ayela, 25, says that he and his wife had gone to the garden at the time of the incident.
16:53
16:53

Rampant Drowning in Seasonal Water Bodies Worry Aswa Region Police Amuru district. 2 1

Since April 2021, at the onset of heavy rains in the region to date, police has recorded 10 cases of death arising from drowning due to torrential rains that increased the water volumes.
15:26
15:26

Three Drown in Valley Dam in Kyankwanzi Residents

Robinah Nakatemba, the area LC1 Chairperson says that the deceased had finished fetching water and resorted to swimming when they drowned.
14:40
14:40

Fisherman Drowns As Illegal Fishing Resumes On Lake Kyoga drowning 2 1

Isah Ssemwogerere, the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson explains that Ssonko was fishing together with his colleague identified as Robert Kamya on Saturday evening using a canoe locally known as Tukutuku, which capsized after being hit by strong winds. He says that Ssonko drowned but Kamya managed to swim to the shores.
08:56
08:56

Two Fishermen Drown in Lake Albert drowning 1

The deceased fishermen have been identified as Joseph Jabila 19 and Angomoko Jakwonga 27 both fishermen attached to Kiryamboga landing site in Tonya parish Buseruka sub county Hoima district.
17:45
17:45

Rampant Drowning, Crime Pushes Police to Establish Detachment on Lake Bunyonyi 1 2

James Apora, the Commandant of Maritime Police told URN on Monday that they received instructions from the Inspector General of Police, Martin Okoth Ochola to prepare and purchase additional boats and conduct refresher training ahead of deployment on lake Bunyonyi in November.
20:05
20:05

Two People Drown in Water Pond in Nakasongola drowning

The deceased were identified as Ibrah Lumu, 16, a primary six pupil at Wabinyonyi SDA Primary School and his uncle Ronald Kasaka, 23, both residents of Sikye village in Wabinyonyi sub county.
15:25
15:25

Two Fishermen Drown in Lake Kyoga fishing canoes 2

The Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson Isah Semwogerere says that the Police Marine Unit has retrieved the dead bodies of two fishermen and they are in process of handing them over to bereaved families for burial.
23:08
23:08

Congolese Militia, Ugandan Fisherman Drown in Lake Albert drowning 1 1

The duo drowned on Sunday night following a scuffle that erupted between the Ugandan fishermen on the lake with the suspected Congolese militiamen who invaded the lake robbing fishermen of their fishing gear.
17:37
17:37

Nimrod Hotel Pool Attendant Arrested Over Client's Death drowning 1 1

The attendant identified as Ignatius Mulya was arrested to explain circumstances surrounding the death of one Enock Ssembuuze, 21, a resident of Kigombe village whose body was found at Lugogo Swamp seven kilometres away from the hotel on January 3.
16:26
16:26

Kagadi Pupil Drowns in River Nguse Julius Hakiza 1

13-year-old Sulaiman Nizeimana drowned in River Nguse around 7:30pm on Monday evening while trying to cross together with his young brother, Ismail Champion.
11:03
11:03

Minor Drowns in River Rwizi drowning

Two-year-old Bronia Nuwahereza drowned on Tuesday evening while returning from a nearby school with his colleagues.
12:18
12:18

Masaka Teacher Dies in Lake drowning 1

Josephine Nabakooza, the Kilumba Sub County LC V Councilor in Kyotera district, says the boat was very old and in sorry state.
17:20
17:20

Over 600 Drown in Buvuma District Annually drowning 5 1

Edward Kayegwa, the Tome Parish LC 2 chairperson was among the participants. According to Kayegwa, welcomed the training saying they didnt have skills to rescue drowning victims.
14:57
14:57

Bodies of Two Lake Bunyonyi Accident Victims Still Missing rubanda district 1 1

Ainembabazis body was recovered minutes after the accident while Turyasinguras body was recovered by a team of Marine Police and residents on Sunday.
13:04
13:04

Five Drown in Lake Bunyonyi rubanda district 2 1

According to Deo Owomugabe, one of the eyewitnesses, the incident happened as the victims were trying to cross the lake from Karambo village to Hamukaaka village.
10:09
10:09

Basemera Drowning: KCCA Declines to Suspend Two Law Enforcement Officers suspension 2 1

But on Wednesday Sam Sserunkuma, the Acting KCCA Deputy Executive Director, said they couldnt suspend the two law enforcement officers because they were properly appointed and are KCCA staff.
17:20
17:20

Lawyers Offer Free Services to Family of Drowned Hawker fida uganda 1

Oliver Basemera, 35, drowned in Nakivubo Channel a week ago while fleeing from Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA law enforcement officers, who were conducting operations against hawking in the central business district.
11:31
11:31

Missing Rubanda Student Found Dead lake bunyonyi 1

Elly Maate, the Kigezi Police Spokesperson, says the deceased could have committed suicide by drowning since preliminary investigations show that he had misunderstandings with his parents.
13:31
13:31

Two Fishermen Drown On Lake Albert drowning

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine regional police spokesperson, tells Uganda Radio Network that the two men left the landing site on Saturday afternoon to go fishing but never returned after a heavy wind that stopped other fishermen from doing their work.
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