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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.
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Crime Intelligence Arrests 16 Raffle Fraudsters mobile phone 1 1 Top story

According to Enanga, away from winning lottery tricks, they also call people who have relatives abroad claiming that their people have sent them packages, which need to be cleared at the Airport.
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Petrol City Technician Killed In Nabingo Patrick Onyango 2 1 Top story

Police have recovered the vehicle from Kabowa Ndeba in Rubaga Division. Kayemba’s body has been taken to the city mortuary in Mulago for postmortem.
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Bukoto Residents Call for Night Patrols Kakooza

Joseph Kakooza, the Mulimira Zone LC I Chairperson wonders why they are being asked to facilitate the LDUs when government had promised to take over their welfare.
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Nansana Youths Spend Nights On Flats in Search of Free Internet area 3 1 Top story

Early this week, the reporter climbed the building next to Ave Maria Supermarket only to find dozens of youths busy on their phones, each minding their own business. Each of the youths could be seen surfing or typing on their smartphones.
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Swellings Of Mobile Phone Batteries Spell Danger For Users Safe Boda 1 5 Top story

The lead technician, Abdallah Yiga, says the phones are brought when they are at the brink of explosion in exceptional cases due to swollen batteries.
18:28
18:28

Mob Justice Cases Overwhelm Kamuli District police spokesperson 1

John Kyangwa, a witch doctor from Namisambya village was lynched on Friday for allegedly masterminding ritual killings in the community. Unidentified woman was lynched in Kamuli municipality for allegedly attempting to steal a baby from a commuter taxi.
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Herdsman Killed in Phone Explosion mobile phone 1 Top story

Ezra Bifabusha, an eye witness says Mwebesa was viewing himself in the side mirror of a motorcycle registration number UEQ 955T belonging to Arthur Mali when the phone exploded and killed him.
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First Year of CCTV in Fighting Crime, Traffic Violations Fred Enanga 3 1 Top story

Kampala Metropolitan police has registered at least 187 crime incidents, which have been investigated or still under investigation as a result of crime scenes recorded by CCTV cameras erected on various streets and roads. On February 24th, 2019, CCTV cameras captured a man who stole a mobile phone at Kampala road.
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Kitatta's Co-accused Distance Themselves from Boda Boda 2010 association 1 Top story

John Ssebandeke was the first to take the stand. According to Ssebandeke, he was riding on a Boda boda from Entebbe to Kampala the day they were picked up.
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UNEB Withholds Results of Fees Defaulters financial loss 2

According to Odongo, they took the drastic decision because some students never pay their school dues after receiving the results on phone, which leaves schools with financial losses.
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SafeBoda Targets 30,000 Riders in 2019 safeboda uganda 5 1 Top story

Damalie Wasukila, one of the company officials says Safeboda has enabled riders to increase their earnings, gain access to financial services and improved the livelihoods of their families while making it possible for millions of passengers to travel in Kampala.
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07:35

Congolese Militia Kidnap Kanungu Farmer mobile phone

A family member told URN on condition of anonymity that Mbeeta left alone to work in the garden with the hope returning around midday. He however, says two militias emerged from the nearby bush armed with a rifle and tied Mbeetas hands and left with him.
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Family Recovers Child after Paying Ransom fort portal 1

Godliver Twinomugisha, the Officer in Charge of the Criminal Investigations Department at Fort Portal Police Station, says their attempts to apprehend the kidnapper hit a dead end because he used a stolen mobile phone from the childs relative about one week back.
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Soroti University Prof. Collapses to Death reporter 1 Top story

Prof. Ongodias body has been handed over to Soroti Regional Referral Hospital en-route to Mulago National Referral hospital for postmodern.
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Uproar as Vision Financial Services Shuts Down Unexpectedly sub county 7 1 Top story

Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says police rescued Brian Akatukunda, a loan officer of the microfinance from being lynched by angry residents.
11:31
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How Katerega, Kalungi Were Linked to Kirumira Assassination police 1

A call print out from the mystery number also showed that, the same number would call another person each time they spoke with Nalinya. This particular number was traced to the assassination scene in Bulenga in Wakiso District. CMI operatives then began trying to figure out the owners of the phone numbers that were switched off.
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MP Onyango in Court for Child Neglect police 1 3 Top story

According to Ayinembabazi, she started dating the legislator in 2013. She explains that Onyango rented for her an apartment in the city suburbs of Bweyogere at Shillings 400,000 each month and promised her a lot of things.
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Gulu Shooting: Court Martial Hands UPDF Soldier 40 years mobile phone 1 1 Top story

The General Court Martial Chairperson, Lt. Gen Andrew Gutti convicted Odaga on his own plea of guilt to all the five charges slapped against him by the state. He was charged with three accounts of murder, attempted murder and aggravated robbery.
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