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Mar 2022 11 results
20:42
20:42

Nine Katrini SS Students Arrested Over Attempted Strike 1 2

According to police, the students attempted to strike on Wednesday night following the suspension of 12 of their colleagues over allegations of insulting the head teacher on Tuesday night.
16:29
16:29

Man Commits Suicide After Losing Capital to Thieves rice

A detective privy to the investigations told our reporter on condition of anonymity that they recovered samples of rat poison from Bwiso's house on Thursday morning. He says that Kiyunga health center IV has released an autopsy report confirming poisoning.
14:48
14:48

Over 700 Road Signs Vandalized in Acholi and Lango Sub Regions Nwoya District 1 2

Henry Komakech, the Manager Uganda National Roads Authority –UNRA Gulu Office told URN in an interview that the vandalism of the road signage has been very rampant along the major roads in the region from 2020 to date due to the rising demand for metals by scrap dealers.
14:09
14:09

MPs SSewanyana, Ssegirinya Protest Amending their Murder Trial Charge Sheet 1 3

Sssewanya complained that they have endured a long remand sentence of close to six months, which was enough time for the state to thoroughly study the case file, conduct and conclude the necessary investigations in the allegations against them.
13:06
13:06

Kween Commercial Officer in Custody for Theft of Emyooga Cash

Fred Mark Chesang, the Sipi Region Police Spokesperson, says that Chesang was picked up on Wednesday after the Directorate of Public Prosecutions-DPP sanctioned his file for abuse of office and causing financial loss.
12:48
12:48

My Son Was My Only Hope-Father of Tortured Student 4 1

The deceased’s elder brother, Suleiman Lubanja told URN that they received a phone call from one of the coaches in the night, informing them that Junior had died after being hit on the head by a police officer.
12:06
12:06

Residents Accuse Military of Mass Torture, Killing Widow's Son and Rape 4 2

A postmortem report indicates that the deceased succumbed to internal bleeding from beating. The deceased’s mother holds Chieftaincy of Military intelligence responsible for her son’s death.
11:07
11:07

22 ADF Rebels Killed Since Inception of Operation Shujja 4 1

The Army Spokesperson, Brig Felix Kulayigye, says in the first operation, UPDF and Congolese forces killed three ADF rebels, four were killed in the second phase and fifteen were shot dead in a fierce fight last Sunday night.
09:10
09:10

Four Arrested Over Killing Bugiri Businessman youth

Mukisa sustained injuries on the head, bark, neck and chest and bled to death. The assailants hid his lifeless body in a bar within the area only to be discovered by concerned residents who saw bloodstains along the roadside.
07:53
07:53

Woman Dies after falling Into 70-feet Pit Latrine 2 2

The Sub-county LC 3 Chairperson, John Ndolereire, says that the pit latrine belongs to Sirafa Rusiba, the chairperson of traditional healers in Kibaale district. He said that efforts to save Nabukera were delayed by the three snakes that were in the pit.
07:40
07:40

Five More Arrested in Connection to "Holy Spirit" Led Murder 1 Top story

It all started when the 'Holy spirit" allegedly singled out the deceased during a prayer session led by Pastor Lawrence Aguga. The congregation then descended on Akoi forcing her to run for 6kms towards the prayer ground while being assaulted by the congregation. She collapsed and died before reaching the prayer ground.
Mar 2022 11 results