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20:03
20:03

Fake Red Cross 'Recruiter' Arrested in Kampala 1 1

Charles Twine, CID spokesperson, has identified the suspect as Allan Hirya Kabooli the mastermind of the plot that created fake Red Cross job adverts that circulated on social media with intention of defrauding unsuspecting job seekers.
19:14
19:14

Police Arrests 1600 Pedestrians For Violating Curfew Hours In 7 Days 1 1

According to data gathered by Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID) 1,154 pedestrians were set free after being cautioned, 142 were given police bond and while 252 who were singled out as repeated offenders were arraigned before courts of law.
17:22
17:22

Police Arrest Pastor Over Child Sacrifice 1 1

According to Police the suspects, first rented a garage from Mulodi to host their church. However, a few months later, the suspect kidnapped the minor and sacrificed her in search of spiritual powers.
13:31
13:31

Four People Perish In Tororo Road Accident

The accident involving an Isuzu ELF MV Reg No. UBJ 272B occurred this morning around Jadid petrol station at Mile 1 along Busia Road in the Tororo district.
07:06
07:06

Kidnappers Demand UGX 30M to Release Budaka Teen 1 1

Immaculate Alaso, the Bukedi North Region Police spokesperson told URN on Sunday evening that the kidnappers are demanding for a ransom of Shillings 30million to release their victim.
06:52
06:52

Police Recover Bodies of Three Fishermen from Lake Kwania 1 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson, says that the Police Marine Unit conducted a search on the Lake and recovered the bodies on Sunday evening.
15:05
15:05

Body of Missing 4-year-Old Girl Retrieved from Sugarcane Plantation police station 1 1

The girl was reportedly killed by Joseph Sserubiri, the lead pastor of Deliverance Church in Kakira market zone and his wife, Felista Namaganda, who had rented church space from John Mulodi, the father of the deceased. The two had gone missing together with the child in late September.
12:53
12:53

More than 1000 Girls Defiled in Masindi District This Year cases

Statistics from the district health, education, probation and social welfare departments show that from January to November 2021 1,264 young girls aged between 3 and 17years are reported defiled in the district.
12:19
12:19

Kitgum War Debt Claimants Complain of Verification Fatigue 2

Rose Lakot Ocaya, a 62-year-old widow says that she has not received any penny as compensation for her claim ever since she started filing compensation forms, about 10-years ago.
14:13
14:13

Police Detain 23-Year-Old Woman for Dumping Newborn Baby 1 1

The relatives explained that they became suspicious upon realizing that the pregnancy had disappeared, yet they couldn’t see any baby. The relatives led by two Aunties started a search in which they rescued the baby from a nearby bush but insisted that the mother needed to face the law for her actions.
11:32
11:32

Pastor, Wife Arrested over Missing Child 1

Serubiri and Namaganda were arrested from their hideout located in one of the sugarcane plantations in the Mayuge district. The two suspects who are now detained at Kakira Central Police Station have since declined to record statements regarding the same.
18:07
18:07

Woman Dies After Being Hacked on the Head by Her Husband domestic violence

"The health workers in Mulago hospital accorded us all the necessary attention required to save Babirye, but we lacked funds to purchase essential medicines which partly contributed to her demise," her sister says.
15:33
15:33

Stray Chimpanzee Critically Injures 5-Year-Old Boy in Hoima Body Injuries 2

Julius Wamani, the grandfather says his grandson was attacked by the wild animal at around 11am on Thursday as he together with his friends had gone to fetch water from one of the village water sources.
15:24
15:24

Amolatar District Councilors Granted Bail, Released

The four were arrested, charged and remanded on November 28, for attacking the District Service Commission offices (DSC) and ejecting the acting secretary of the commission. It is said that the group also removed from the notice board, a list of candidates that had been shortlisted for interviews and locked the commission offices.
14:38
14:38

Two Men Killed in Jinja City police station

"My house is less than 10 meters away from where one body is but, I did not hear any form of scuffle throughout the night," Elinah Namukubembe, a resident said.
12:43
12:43

Prosecution Fails to Show Up for Bail Hearing of Kasese NUP Members 2 1

Justice Okumu Jude Muwone, said that whereas all the five had the right to get bail, the application can’t be heard due to the absence of the State Attorney who had communicated earlier that he was away on official duty.
11:14
11:14

IGG Probes MP Rukaari Over Uganda Railway Corporation Land Deal proof of purchase 1

Rukaari is one of the beneficiaries of the 57 acres of land that the government sold in 2009 in Nsambya and Kibuli at a cost of 69.5 billion Shillings as a means to salvage the then struggling Railways Corporation. At the time, Rukaari had acquired three plots of the URC land in Port Bell and Mulago at 357 million Shillings.
10:42
10:42

Missing 16-Year-Old Girl Found Dead in Luwero District

Isah Ssemwogerere the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says that Policemen Bombo Police Station picked the dead body and transferred it to Mulago referral hospital for postmortem.
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