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Residents Drag NFA to Court Over Evictions in Buvuma

21 Sep 2019 · More than 1,000 individuals were evicted from land covering up to six villages which formed part of the Forest Reserve that had been encroached on by residents, some of who had erected permanent structures on the land. The eviction was effected by the Uganda People’s Defense Forces in 2014.

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Residents Drag NFA to Court Over Evictions in Buvuma Mukono High Court 1 2

More than 1,000 individuals were evicted from land covering up to six villages which formed part of the Forest Reserve that had been encroached on by residents, some of who had erected permanent structures on the land. The eviction was effected by the Uganda People’s Defense Forces in 2014.
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16:57

Two Oil Palm Workers in Kalangala Electrocuted Uganda Police Force 1

Amos Nyishiyamana and Teogne Ntawohashira, all Rwandese nationals died after they had boarded an out-grower truck carrying their sickles vertically. The sickles are used to harvest palm oil fruits from an oil palm plantation. The sickles got into contact with electric wires and the two were immediately electrocuted.
12:57
12:57

Encroachment on Entebbe Airport Land Threatens Uganda’s Airspace 2 1

Aviation experts say that the construction of storied buildings close to the airport reduces flight height for planes to take off and land at the airport. They further argue that such buildings can easily be used by terrorists to launch attacks on aircraft, posing a security risk to residents and travellers.
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17:28

Missing Blogger Found Dead in Entebbe Uganda Police Force

Odur, a resident of Mukono disappeared on September 14th around Ntinda, a Kampala suburb and a case of disappearance was recorded at Mukono Police Station.
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07:08

NRM Disowns "Nailed" Supporter RDC 4 1 Top story

Ogajjo Barasa, the Mbale District Resident Commissioner refuted allegations that Katoogo was nailed. He said a report from the pathologist does not indicate in any way that force was used during the driving of the nail in the mouth.
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Two Police Officers in Kitgum Arrested for Negligence Kitgum municipality 2 2

The suspects, Corporal Knox Leku and Police Constable Florence Lawino were arrested on Wednesday and are detained at Kitgum Central Police station.
15:31
15:31

Police Officer Shoots Himself Dead in Lwengo District 2

Initial reports indicate that Kalungi turned his gun on himself this morning and pulled the trigger tearing through his chin. Preliminary police investigations show that Kalungi had issues with his family in Nakaseke district.