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14:16
14:16

Energy Ministry to Register Artisanal Miners in Karamoja insecurity 1

The Energy Ministry has partnered with several organizations, including Planet Gold, Impact, and the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA), to gazette mining areas and license the miners. Artisanal miners are encouraged to form groups and apply for Artisan and Small-scale mining licenses at a fee of 1 million shillings.
14:24
14:24

Joint Security Forces in Karamoja Turn to Inter District Peace Dialogues Cattle rustlers 1 4

Brig Gen Joseph Balikudembe, the UPDF 3rd Division Commander says the operations against illegal guns have yielded results and are now introducing community dialogues to understand how best they can maintain peace.
15:01
15:01

Security Switched to Integrated Highway Patrols on Karamoja Roads police patrols 3 1

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto regional police spokesperson says besides the integrated highway patrols, police will also rely on their intelligence agency personnel to monitor the illicit waragi business while all animals will be screened right from the profiled cattle markets to ensure no stolen animals are loaded on trucks.
17:44
17:44

I Have Received Assassination Threats– Speaker Among Abductions 1 6

The Shadow Attorney General, Wilfred Niwagaba said that abductions are painful to citizens, noting that the infamous drone cars used to whisk away the victims are back.
07:19
07:19

Museveni Goats Stolen in Moroto insecurity 3 1 Top story

John Robert Adupa, the LCIII chairperson of the Lotisan sub-county, says that 10 beneficiaries in his sub-county have already lost their goats to armed warriors. He said over 150 Galla goats, 80 local breeds, and 36 cows have been stolen between June and July.
11:33
11:33

Russian Firm to Fabricate Transport Digital Trackers in Uganda insecurity 1 4 Top story

The Tororo District Woman MP, Sarah Opendi argued that there was no due diligence done before the services of the Russian company were procured and questioned the rationale for the direct procurement of the company without competitive bidding.
15:35
15:35

Buganda MPs Give Gen Otafire 30 Names of Suspected Masaka Killers insecurity 1 4

Following the murder of nearly 30 people in as many days, the Buganda Parliamentary Caucus have given a list of over 30 people suspected to be possible assailants terrorising people in Masaka to Internal Affairs Minister Gen Kahinda Otafire.
21:41
21:41

Deputy Speaker Among Wants Vigilantes Mobilised to Fight Masaka Murders Parliament 1 1

In a report he tabled before parliament on Tuesday, General Muhoozi explained that there is heightened security in the region, which has left to the arrest of 11 suspects in connection to the attacks.
20:00
20:00

MPs Welcome Museveni’s Statement on Corruption, Demand Action on Security President Museveni 1 12

The President while delivering the State of the Nation address at a Parliament session held at Kololo Airstrip said that to achieve aims of building the economy, they must defeat corruption which starts from the Ministry of Finance, that add in things that are not there.
10:54
10:54

General Katumba: I have no Clue Why i was Targeted UPDF 1 Top story

"I had surgery last evening and one of the bullets was removed. However, because of how the other bullet affected my arteries, it was not removed, and the doctors will advise on the way forward,” General Katumba posted on his Twitter account.
17:33
17:33

Boda Boda Riders Protest Increased Insecurity Jinja 1 3

Eria Musobya, the Chairperson of Jinja Boda boda union, says at least five Boda boda motorcyclists have been killed in different parts of the municipality in a period of seven months.
16:27
16:27

MPs Seek Answers on Boda boda, Mobile Money Murders insecurity 1 2 Top story

Robina Rwakojo, the Gomba West MP, says Government needs to explain the killings that have left the boda boda and mobile money operators in fear.
10:26
10:26

Police Officers to Undergo Training in Management Skills crime 3 1

While finalizing his tour within Busoga sub-region in Iganga district on Friday, Ochola says that some officers have abandoned the core values of the institution which range from observance of human rights, and teamwork, which have affected the institution’s public image.
13:42
13:42

Kenyan Fishermen Decry Torture By Uganda Police Marine officers security 1 2

The fishermen allege that the marine officers arrest and detain them for weeks without trial which affects their livelihoods.
14:18
14:18

EAC States Asked to Embrace Joint Military Trainings UPDF 1 2

Speaking at the graduation ceremony of 64 officers who underwent a four months’ instructors’ course of intake 30/2019, at junior command and Staff College in Jinja district on Saturday, Byarugaba argues that, joint trainings contribute to brotherhood within the forces that will selflessly lookout for their neighbours when cases of insecurity arise.
11:53
11:53

Hoima District Security Committee Seeks Intervention to Curb Insecurity LDUs 1

Kisembo says, they are currently waiting for clearance from the National security council to have them kick start the recruitment.
10:51
10:51

Fishermen Abandon Lake Albert Citing Insecurity landing 1

Salome Byamugisha, one of the fishermen, said he can no longer operate his fishing business peacefully while on Lake Albert given the persistent attacks by armed Congolese Militias.
21:11
21:11

Residents Flee Homes Over Security Threats bukuku sub county 3 1

The Rwenzori Region Police Commander, Peter Nkulega wondered how a whole community would be thrown into panic because of rumors. He assured residents that their area is secure, adding that those who have fled their homes should return.
12:56
12:56

Museveni Appeals for US Support on Regional Security insecurity 1 2

President Yoweri Museveni has appealed to the United States US government to continue partnering with Uganda in a bid to address security challenges in the Great Lakes region.
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