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18:24
18:24

Masaka Residents Demand Update on Investigations into Killings 2 1

Although the situation was eventually contained by joint efforts of security agencies; the residents are blaming them for not giving affected communities updates on the pursuit of the killers.
15:43
15:43

Lwengo Boy, 13, Drowns In Community Pond

The deceased has been identified as Jonathan Ssemwogere, a resident of Kyassonko village, Busubi parish, Kisekka sub-county. The incident happened today leaving the community members shocked.
16:49
16:49

Elderly Persons in Lwengo Abandoning Homes to Evade Machete Attacks Lwengo Murders 3 2 Top story

Robina Naluwu, the Kaganda parish councillor, says that the recent murders that seem to largely target people of advanced age have bred a lot of fear among residents prompting some of them to flee their homes.
13:14
13:14

Masaka Killings Linked to Terrorism, says Gen Muhoozi 3 1

General David Muhoozi on Monday evening visited Lwengo district, the scene of the latest incident. He indicated that preliminary assessments are pointing to possibilities of terrorism, a line of investigations security has now taken.
10:59
10:59

Security Counts More Bodies As Masaka Murders Persist

Moses Magondo, a resident of the village, says that residents who were going to the garden in the morning discovered the lifeless body.
14:39
14:39

Two More People Killed Despite Heightened Security in Masaka 2 2

The deceased are identified as Maria Nakato, 78, a resident of Kitenga in Masaka and Henry Kiremba, 81, a retired medical officer from Kyoko village, Kingo sub-county in Lwengo district. The killers allegedly broke into the houses of the victims and stabbed them with blunt objects.
16:29
16:29

Unknown Assailants Kill Lwengo Catechist 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson, says that they have begun investigations to bring the culprits to book.
10:39
10:39

Six Arrested For Lynching Man for Preventing Them From Partying During Curfew Time 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Region Police Spokesperson, has confirmed the arrests, saying that police picked up the suspects on separate days.
20:37
20:37

Three Arrested In Lwengo For Assaulting 50-year-Old Man To Death 1

The suspects have been identified as Batesita Mutabazi, 36, Ashraf Kaiza, 20, and Nabona Nakibuule, a witch doctor, all residents of the same village.
10:14
10:14

Four Lwengo Missing Girls Found Stranded In Kinoni, Masaka 3

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Regional Police spokesperson, says that they returned the girls to their homes after recording their statements.
08:00
08:00

Panic As Another Man Is Killed In Lwengo 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Regional Police spokesperson, says that the assailants used a blunt object to strike the deceased on the head several times.
11:45
11:45

Panic as Four Young Girls Disappear From One Village in Lwengo 3

The missing children have been identified as Titi Runkuse,10, Amina Nakavuma,12, Patience Nambarire,13, and Riya Namboggo,13.
12:47
12:47

Four Arrested over Murder of Two Lwengo Reservists 4

John Kabanda, 60, a resident of Bigando village and Vincent Kalya, 40, of Nzizi village, in Kkingo sub-county, were waylaid and killed by assailants on Wednesday night.
10:31
10:31

Assailants Hack Two To Death In Lwengo 1

Peter Akampurira, the Lwengo District Police Commander, says that they have taken the deceased’s bodies to Masaka Regional Referral Hospital for postmortem.
15:39
15:39

Lwengo Authorities Reject OWC Piglets Citing Lack of Proper Documents 1 5 Top story

Apollo Jjuuko Kasiita, the Lwengo Resident District Commissioner, says the piglets were delivered at the time of the Foot-and-Mouth quarantine without the required documents.
15:17
15:17

Gunmen Kill Lwengo Businessman, Critically Injure Brother 1

Peter Akampurira, the Lwengo District Police Commander, says that they have launched a manhunt for the assailants. According to eyewitnesses, the assailants were donning police jackets but Akampurira says criminals use anything to disguise their operation.
11:28
11:28

Lwengo School Deputy Hacks Wife, Baby Dumps Bodies In Pit Latrine 4

It is said that Tugume, 47, hacked his wife Rose Katushabe 24, and the baby and dumped their amputated bodies in a pit latrine. Tugume and Katushabe had a longstanding dispute which local leaders and community members tried to address in vain. But residents were concerned when Katushabe went missing for a week after a fight with her husband, yet her known mobile number was off.
09:55
09:55

Lwengo Issues Strict Directives On Easter Concerts 2 1

Miriam Kagaiga Mugisha, the Lwengo Deputy Resident District Commissioner, who chaired the meeting, says the decision is meant to enforce the guidelines by the Health Ministry against the spread of the Coronavirus Disease-Covid19.
12:16
12:16

Lwengo Village Expels Woman Who Brutalised Toddler 3

According to Moses Kabandeebe, the Byuma LCI Chairperson, the action was inhuman and unacceptable for a toddler, no matter the crime he committed.
16:13
16:13

Police Arrest Three in Connection to Death of Lwengo Man 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Greater Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson, says the postmortem revealed several injuries on the deceased’s head and bruises on the neck. He says they have arrested three people including the bar owner where Katumwa was last seen.
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