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Sep 2021 15 results
19:55
19:55

Eleven Arrested Over Death of Kamuli Police Constable resident

During the scuffle to rescue the victims, Kasolo shot dead Yosam Namwindo, one of the residents in the area. As a result, residents turned their wrath on the constable and lynched him to avenge Namwindo’s death.
18:36
18:36

Two Arrested as Police Investigates Murder Of Gomba Businessman 1 1

It is alleged the late Muhanguzi, a resident of Kisoga village was attacked and murdered while on his way from Nsambwe Trading Center where he had gone to buy fuel on Monday evening.
17:40
17:40

Sixteen Sex Workers Arrested for Defying Curfew Time in Gulu City 3 2

David Mudong Ongom, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the suspects were rounded up alongside 20 men found drinking in illegal bars while others were arrested after being found roaming in the city center beyond 7pm.
16:47
16:47

South Sudanese Teenager Dies in Petrol Fire in Koboko 1 1

According to Amuza Nobert, a neighbour and eye witness, the two boys went inside to fill fuel into their small bottles for sale by the roadside.
16:25
16:25

2-Year Old Killed in Petrol Inferno fire outbreak 2

Selling petrol in bottles which is behind the frequent fires is now a booming business as boda boda riders and car owners prefer petrol in bottles to fueling form the fuel stations, where they say pump attendants cheat them by giving less than the specified amounts.
15:09
15:09

250 Curfew Violators Spend Night in Custody, 712 Motorcycles Impounded 1 3

According to Owoyesigyire, the officers mounted roadblocks on major access routes, which led to the arrest over of 250 riders, drivers and pedestrians for flouting the curfew.
14:52
14:52

Nakalema Orders COU, BLB to Carryout Joint Verification of Tenants on Contested Land Mukono Diocese 3 1

Simon Muwanga Kabogoza, the Chief Executive Officer of Buganda Land Board, says that following the 2016 boundary opening exercise, they instructed all residents who had registered with BLB with intentions of acquiring titles (Kyapa mungalo) they advised them to visit the diocesan land office to prove their tenancy.
13:42
13:42

Police Recover Woman's Body From Bugoma Forest murder 1 1

Twinamatsiko says that the deceased is a none resident, adding that she could have been killed elsewhere and her body dumped in the area.
12:59
12:59

Elderly Man Kills Attacker, Injures Another

Eighty-four-year-old Jaliwo Mulongo, a resident of Nangada Village in Kabuna Sub-County managed to kill one of the attackers and injured another when they stormed his home around 8:30 pm to steal Shillings 200,000 he received under the Social Assistance Grants Empowerment [SAGE] program.
12:38
12:38

Masindi Health Officials Investigating Sale of COVID-19 Vaccination Certificates Health workers 3 1

According to Dr. Musinguzi, such people are frustrating the fight against COVID-19 warning that they may become a burden to the sector in future when they get severe disease after failing to get vaccinated.
08:29
08:29

Buikwe Village Teams Advocacy Train to End Early Child Pregnancies 3 1

According to Buikwe Deputy Education Officer Joyce Nalubega, the champions of advocacy at villages are going to monitor as well as engage parents and children emphasizing the high chances of missing returning to schools due to early pregnancies, dangers of child labour, indecent dressing and peer influence.
07:22
07:22

Two in Custody in Kamwenge Over Impersonation 1

Mable Twegumye, the Officer in Charge of the Criminal Investigations Department at Kamwenge Central Police Station told URN that Kamwesiga and Kaijabwango have been masquerading as Kamwenge district Human Resource Officer and Deputy Human Resource Officer respectively to con money for desperate job seekers.
07:08
07:08

Govt Tightens Grip On External Labour Companies 3

Titled “The Employment (Recruitment of Ugandan migrant workers) Regulations 2021 Statutory Instrument 47 of 2021”, the regulation aims at among others revoking the Employment (Recruitment of Ugandan migrant Workers Abroad) Regulations, 2005, Statutory Instrument 62 of 2005, upholding the dignity and rights of migrant workers by prescribing the appropriate terms and conditions of their employment and providing mechanisms for regulating activities of companies and their agents.
07:03
07:03

Court Sessions to Start in Amudat District 2

His Worship Emmy Sayekwo says the extension of the bi-weekly court sessions to Amudat is a step toward improving access to justice and a cornerstone in reducing crime through justice system.
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