The victim identified as Hillary Nkwasiibwe, a resident of Rwakabengo, Rukungiri Municipality was shot at around 1 a.m. at Rwakabengo trading centre. He says that he was hired by two people from Ntungamo stage with orders to take them to Rwakabengo at a cost of 1500 Shillings.
Joe Walusimbi, the Masaka Resident District Commissioner blames the Judiciary for frustrating their efforts to rid the area of crime, through what he described as granting unwarranted bails and lenient sentences to suspects even on conviction.
Police in Arua has identified the dead soldiers as Corporal Julius Kobum; the Vurra Customs detach Commander, Lance Corporal Ibrahim Isingoma and Private Peter Ola. The three were intercepted by a mob after a cyclist sounded an alarm indicating that they had plotted to rob him.
Kubala was apprehended by residents of Naluvule village along the Kampala- Gulu highway in Luweero district on Thursday after he and three others staged a road block and robbed Shillings 2 million from BIDCO staff
According to information obtained by our reporter, while driviing through Queen Elizabeth National Park, about one kilometer to Ishasha border, two armed thugs dressed in plain clothes emerged from the bush and started shooting at the vehicle.
The victims are Jolly Walugembe and his son Julius Kimbugwe both residents of Kabayanda village in Kyewanura parish, Lyantonde rural. Walugembes jaws were ripped by a bullet shot at close range while Kimbugwe got hit on the head with a hammer
The incident occurred at around 1.a.m. at Kagezi trading centre, about 12 kilometres South of Masaka Town. Victims of the attack told Uganda Raio Network that about six people dressed in camouflaged uniform stopped vehicles at the illegally erected roadblock and ordered passengers to surrender all their belongings.
Oketch had been deployed to guard the office on Mawanda Road in Kampala in the night. However, his body was found lying in a pool of blood, at the premises, by colleagues who had come to take over from his shift this morning.
Police in Sembabule has arrested 3 people and recovered a gun with 17 rounds of ammunition in an operation. The suspects in police custody have been identified as a 60 year old Arajabu Nabakooza, her son Muhammad Mulengera and Mulengera\'s friend who has refused to record a statement since the arrest. Mulengera and his mother are residents of Kyera Village, Lubale Parish, Lwemiyaga Sub County in Sembabule district.
A woman believed to be in her early 20â€™s was on Thursday morning ambushed and clobbered to death by suspected thugs in Napak district. The incident that happened 36 kilometres from Moroto attracted the attention of security agencies that have so far arrested two suspects.
When the Indians refused to give the robbers money, one of the robbers shot an Indian identified as Madhvsoodanan, killing him instantly. His business partner Patel Prashbha was shot in the stomach and he is currently admitted at Fort Portal Referral Hospital.