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12:17
12:17

Iganga Central Division Treasurer Scrapped Off Payroll

The Town Clerk of Iganga Municipal Council, Daniel Kasala says that the decision follows investigations by the Inspectorate of Government early last year, which confirmed that Yotalina lacked the qualifications of a diploma in accounts or business to occupy the position.
15:54
15:54

UPDF Uniforms Recovered in Iganga

Other items recovered were two laptops, two reflector jackets, and a number plate registration number; UBP 135D. The items were recovered by children who were harvesting some sugarcane stems along the way.
07:35
07:35

Suspected Gang Leader Detained Over Teenager's Death

While most of the attendees complied with the demand, Balidawa took a courageous stand. He held the microphone and advised others to seek temporary refuge in Luliika's main house while they planned to contact the police for assistance. The announcement seemed to have angered Gojja, who proceeded to cut Balidawa in the left arm.
08:36
08:36

Lightening Strikes Teenager Dead In Bugweri District

It is reported that lightening struck Magumba's bedroom, torching it instantly. Residents attempted to rescue him, but the flame had already torched him beyond recognition.
16:40
16:40

Unidentified Woman Found Dead in Wetland

According to Samuel Baliraine, the area LC 1 chairperson, the body was discovered by farmers who were harvesting rice in the wetland. He says that the deceased is unknown in the area and believes that the perpetrators took advantage of the darkness at night to dispose of the body without being detected.
12:31
12:31

Cyclist Stabbed to Death in Iganga

Nasur Muteguya, a rider was killed and his body was dumped in Kiboyo Wetland, in Nakigo sub-county, in Iganga District.
07:38
07:38

Driver Dies while Loading Murrum

According to Charles Ssenabulya, the area L.C.1 chairperson, extensive excavations at the Marum mine have weakened the soil particles, making it a risky hub for accidents, especially during rainy seasons. He challenged miners to team up with security operatives to streamline safety measures at the mine.
12:31
12:31

40-Year-Old Man Found Dead in Iganga lodge

Yoweri Saire, the lodge proprietor says that Kalinaki is a frequent client, well known to his employees.
14:04
14:04

Man in Iganga Arrested for Defiling One-Year Old Niece

Sam Batuwa was reportedly caught red handed while molesting the toddler in his bedroom, on Saturday.
16:47
16:47

Police Investigate Death of Man Found in Wetland

Abdullah Maganda, the victim's brother, said that Nkwanga left for work the previous day but did not return home, causing concern among family members.
16:26
16:26

Village Chairperson Impeached Over His Children's Involvement in Criminal Activities

Joseph Namutukula, another resident says that despite holding several harmonization meetings between Balidawa and his sons, they have been reluctant to reform their criminal ways.
16:20
16:20

Police Investigates Attack On Village Defense Secretary

Mukama,66, breathed his last Tuesday following an attack on Sunday night.
17:55
17:55

19-Year-Old Arrested for Assembling Explosives in Iganga District village 1

The suspect was arrested on Tuesday in an operation conducted in Busei A village, Iganga District, where he was allegedly assembling explosives in his room.
12:57
12:57

Police Hunting for Unknown Man Suspected to Have Killed Sex Worker in Iganga municipality

Nandawula said on Wednesday that available information indicates that 42-year old, Aisha Kilabira is alleged to have been strangled by her client who later locked her up in Mawanda guest room.
07:54
07:54

Man On the Run For Killing Wife's Lover

Nabeta, who sells produce allegedly left him home for a business trip in the neighboring Bugiri district on Christmas night but on returning home on Boxing day, he opened his marital home using his personal key only to find Balidawa lying in the same bed with his wife.
08:09
08:09

Five Suffocate to Death on Christmas police spokesperson

Mubarak Muwumba, a resident of the area, says that Kaudah and her child were last seen on Saturday night. Muwumba says that they alerted police officers who upon forcefully opening the door, saw Kaudah and her daughter lying lifeless on the ground.
06:49
06:49

Soldier Succumbs to Injuries Sustained During Iganga Operation

A health worker from Iganga general hospital told URN on condition of anonymity that a team of UPDF medical personnel beefed up their resident surgical team. However, Kowe who was hit in a sensitive area couldn't make it. He noted that three other injured soldiers are out of danger and positively responding to treatment.
17:08
17:08

Mother Electrocuted One Week after Delivering her First Baby area

"When I saw her collapse to the ground, I had thought that maybe she missed a step, only to notice sparks from different electric wires, which made me realize she had met her death," her husband Livingstone Lukwise says.
07:15
07:15

Police Patrol Vehicle Kills Elderly Man motorcycle

According to preliminary information gathered by our reporter, Kiyuba bumped into the speeding police patrol destined for Moroto when he emerged from a crossroad.
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