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12:20
12:20

Rwenzururu Prime Minister Transfered to Luzira mumbere arrested

Prosecution alleges that the Rwenzururu King, his guards and others still at large, between the month of March and November 2016 in different places within Kasese and Kabarole districts, allegedly planned to overthrow a lawfully established government by force of arms.
17:28
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Rwenzururu Throne Claimant Vows to Take over in March mumbere arrested Top story

Just a week after Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere was granted bail, a 28-year-old man has renewed his claims to the throne. Robert Bwambale Tibamwenda, a former claimant to the throne before government recognised Mumbere in 2009, wants to return to Kasese district as king. It is not yet clear who among the elders in the district may be behind the move.
17:22
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Mumbere Committed to International Crimes Division rwenzori clashes

Prosecution led by Rachael Bikhole told Jinja Chief Magistrate John Francis Kaggwa, that the state had adduced enough evidence to pin the suspects. They face 41 counts of treason, terrorism, murder, attempted murder, and aggravated robbery.
12:46
12:46

Ruling on Mumbere Bail Application for Friday mumbere arrested

High Court in Jinja has set Friday, January 13 to decide on the bail application filed by Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere. Mumbere has been in jail since his arrest on November 27 last year, when the army raided his palace. More than 100 people died during the clashes.
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Rwenzururu Prime Minister Arrested kasese clashes 1 Top story

Our reporter saw Kitsumbire being taken from Katarangyes office opposite Rwenzori Square and forcefully whisked into a vehicle registration number UAK 164R. Captain Katarangye refused to comment on the matter.
17:48
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Army Links Opposition Mobilisers to Kasese Clashes mumbere arrested 1 3

Brigadier Charles Bakahumura, the director of military intelligence, is reported to have told Members of Parliament that many of Omusinga Mumberes royal guards belong to Power 10 P10, which was a mobilisation group in villages recruited by opposition Forum for Democratic Change FDC during the 2016 elections.
15:13
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51 Kasese Victims Buried kasese clashes Top story

The bodies were buried on Sunday morning at Kihara army barracks, Nyamwamba Division, Kasese Municipality.
11:25
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Govt Contradicts Self on Kasese Rebel Talk mumbere arrested 1

Ofwono Opondo, the Director of Uganda Media Centre, says preliminary intelligence reports link the attacks to ADF rebels. Opondo claimed that some of Mumberes guards were in touch with ADF rebels on the day of the attacks. Opondos statement contradicts that of Internal Affairs Minister, General Jeje Odongo, who on Tuesday downplayed the involvement of ADF.
07:40
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Kasese Attack Victims to be Buried in Mass Grave kasese clashes 1 2 Top story

Kasese Municipality Mayor Godfrey Kabbyanga says relatives have until midday, today, to claim the bodies from the mortuary. He added that all unclaimed bodies will be buried in a mass grave.
07:12
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Kasese MPs Ask Gov't to Release Bodies of Royal Guards kasese attacks 2 1

Winnie Kiiza, the Leader of Opposition in Parliament, says the relatives of the deceased Royal Guards have been calling their area leaders, complaining about the delayed release of their bodies to their kinsmen.
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Heavy Deployment Ahead of Mumbere Court Appearance mumbere arrested

There is tension in Jinja town as heavily deploys on the streets ahead of Charles Wesley Mumberes appearance in court.
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25 More Bodies Recovered In Kasese kasese attacks

Sowed Mansur, the Rwenzori East Police spokesperson says Police is still searching for more bodies in Kisinga, Maliba, Bwesumbu, Bugoye and Buhuhira.
19:12
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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.
17:49
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Muntu Blames Security Forces for Kasese Attacks mumbere arrested 1 3

Muntu, a former commander of the Ugandan army, says that the decision to attack the palace and arrest Mumbere was not thought through and was a miscalculated move which could have adverse effects.
17:20
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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.
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16:47

Mumbere Held at Nalufenya kasese unrest 1 Top story

Herbert Muhangi, the Commandant of the Flying Squad Unit has confirmed the detention of Mumbere at Nalufenya.
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