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Police Collected UGX 900m From Motorists, Cyclists Who Defied Covid-19 Guidelines

04 Aug 2021 · According to police records, security personnel arrested more than 11,500 people during lockdown but only 2,117 were taken to court as repeated offenders. Police issued a 40,000 Shillings express penalty ticket to each of the 16,403 impounded motorcycles hence collecting 656 million shillings.

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Police Collected UGX 900m From Motorists, Cyclists Who Defied Covid-19 Guidelines covid19 lockdown 1 2

According to police records, security personnel arrested more than 11,500 people during lockdown but only 2,117 were taken to court as repeated offenders. Police issued a 40,000 Shillings express penalty ticket to each of the 16,403 impounded motorcycles hence collecting 656 million shillings.
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Five Arrested for Vandalizing Electricity Towers, Railway Slippers home 1

Kiira Region Police Spokesperson, James Mubi, says that a group of detectives has been deployed to hunt more suspects from the same racket.
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Over 100 Spend Night in Cells As Police Intensify Curfew Operations in Kampala President Museveni 1 2

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson, says that they impounded 339 motor vehicles and 265 motorcycles in the operations in Kampala Metropolitan policing areas.
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Bukomansimbi Businessman Admitted in Critical Condition After Machete Attack 2 1 Top story

According to Namukwaya, one of the two men armed with machetes suddenly started hacking Mugera while she yelled for help. The assailants warned to kill her if she continued to shout. She explains that the attack took less than a minute leaving Mugera in a pool of blood.
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Fishing Activities Resume at Kigungu Landing Site 4 3

The army sealed off Kigungu and Ndese landing sites and confiscated over 150 boats following the murder of Private Samuel Okodoi by two fishermen on July 16th, 2021. Okodoi was trying to apprehend them for engaging in illegal fishing activities.
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Missing Security Guard Found Dead, Firearm Missing 2 1 Top story

Mathias Muhumuza, the LC 1 Chairperson of Kyabugaija Upper Cell, says he got a call from one of the residents informed him about the body in the garden. He suspects that the security guard could have been killed elsewhere and his body dumped in the banana plantation because there are traces of tires and feet heading towards the garden.
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Boy Dies, Two Admitted After Eating Sweet Banana Laced With Poison to Kill Monkeys 1 2 Top story

The Nama Sub County councillor, Richard Ssemanda says apart from throwing the village into such shock, it is against the law to kill wild animals using poison.