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07:51
07:51

Congolese Man, Ugandan National Handed Six Year Jail Term for Illegal Possession of Firearms 1

According to the prosecution, security got information that Gashendure had crossed into Uganda from Congo through the porous borders in Bunyangaro, Nyabwishenya sub-district with a firearm. A combined team of the Uganda Police Force and Uganda People's Defense Forces-UPDF followed him to Kisoro town, close to Stanbic Bank, where they apprehended him. Upon searching him, they recovered two hand grenades.
15:48
15:48

Withdrawal of Charges Against Kayihura Excites Kisoro Leaders, Residents 7 1

The charges including failure to protect war materials, failure to supervise police officers, and abetting kidnap were withdrawn on Wednesday before a seven-member panel led by Brigadier General Freeman Robert Mugabe.
18:06
18:06

24 People Injured in Kisoro Road Accident 2

The accident occurred at Kibande village along the Kabale-Kisoro road when a motor vehicle registration number UBG 645E that was heading from Rwamwanja refugee camp in Kamwenge district lost control and overturned several times.
14:19
14:19

Congolese National, Ugandan man Held over Illegal Possession of Firearms bunagana 1 2

Elly Maate, police spokesperson for Kigezi region says the two being questioned to establish the source of the firearms, the motive and if there are more accomplices.
11:11
11:11

Kisoro Shooting: One Suspect Arrested

Dusabe, 34, a resident of Nyarurama village, Rutare parish, Chahi sub-county, was gunned down at around 11:30 PM on Saturday night.
07:32
07:32

Unidentified Assailants Kill Man in Kisoro 2

According to Elly Maate, the police spokesperson, armed individuals entered Dusabe's home and opened fire, resulting in severe injuries. Despite being rushed to Kisoro Hospital, Dusabe succumbed to excessive bleeding caused by bullet wounds.
11:56
11:56

Five People Including a Police Officer, Arrested for Illegal Possession of Military Hardware 2 3

Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Police spokesperson confirmed the arrests and stated that investigations into the matter are ongoing. Additionally, the suspects were found in possession of a loaded UPDF XK 576754 gun, hidden at Home Lodging on Kivenfere Road in Kisoro Municipality.
09:24
09:24

Civil Society Leaders Demand Action M23 2

On June 13,2022, over 170 FARDC soldiers abandoned their base and fled to Ugandan district of Kisoro after an intense fighting with M23 rebels. This follows a fighting between the two parties which had started in late March 2022.
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