A Criminal Investigations Department (CID) officer was lynched by a mob in Bubutu sub-county, Manafwa district on Monday evening. Geoffrey Adukai, the officer in charge CID Bubutu Police post, was killed by the mob while trying to arrest of a suspect. Another police officer identified as John Wafarura was critically injured.
The ministers, Sam Kutesa, for Foreign Affairs, John Nasasira for General Duties in the Office of the Prime Minister and Mwesigwa Rukutana, the State Minister for Labour, are accused of abuse of office and causing financial loss of 14 billion to government ahead of the 2007 Commonwealth summit.
Opposition Forum for Democratic Party (FDC) presidential contender Major General Mugisha Muntu says his party will institute a transparent oil policy to ensure that all Ugandans are aware of the transactions in the oil sector.
After a poor showing at the just ended Safaricom 7s tournament in Nairobi, Kenya, coach Herbert Wafula has said the technical team and the Uganda Rugby Union (URU) needs to go back to the drawing board because the standard of the 7s in the country has deteriorated.
Diana Nandawula, the Eastern Regional Police Spokesperson says that Galiwango is being investigated for assaulting Peter Makawa, the NRM Northern Division youth finance secretary and threatening to shoot a state house official she declined to reveal.
Christine Iga, the deputy Inspectorate Officer Hoima says that the arrest of Byarugaba follows several complaints brought against him for allegedly inflating costs of contracts and favoring specific contractors.