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20:17
20:17

Parliament Debate on UPDF Deployment in Congo Deferred Again UPDF in Congo 1 3

The UPDF entered Congo a week ago, in pursuit of the Allied Democratic Forces –ADF rebels, many of whom sought refuge in parts of Beni Territory and North Kivu province, in Eastern DRC. The offensive is implemented jointly with the Armed Forces of the DRC.
20:06
20:06

Two Inmates Dead, Seven Others Critically Injured in Lyantonde Accident 1 2

The accident occurred on Wednesday as a group of inmates at Kabula prison facility in Lyantonde district were being transported for labour in Katovu parish, Lyantonde sub-county.
19:29
19:29

LOP Welcomes US Sanctions Against CMI Boss Maj Gen Abel Kandiho human rights abuses 1

On Tuesday, the US Department of the Treasury implicated Kandiho and other CMI officers for the arrest, detention and physical abuse of people in Uganda. The Statement shows that the CMI targeted individuals due to their nationality, political views, or critique of the Uganda government.
19:00
19:00

Incidents of Children Beaten to Death By Parents Worry Police 1

The cases that have been captured by the Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID), Child and Family Protection Unit (CFPU) show a number of children have been subjected to severe beatings for committing crimes like stealing food, theft of money as small as Shs500 while others meet their death when being punished for leaving parents’ homes without permission.
16:31
16:31

UCAA Bars Staff From Using Personal Phones, Devices At Entebbe Airport 1

In a circular to staff, Emmanuel Barungi, the General Manager Entebbe Airport says that "it has been noted with concern that the use of personal phones and other devices by Airport staff while on duty has continued unabated despite consequent security and safety concerns."
14:30
14:30

US Pins CMI Boss for Torturing Gov't Critics 1 1

US indicates that Gen Kandiho as a commander of CMI and his subordinates have arrested, detained, and physically abused persons in Uganda. The victims, according to US, were targeted by CMI due to their nationality, political views, or critique of the Ugandan government.
09:53
09:53

Nicholas Opiyo Wins UGX 400M Human Rights Tulip 2021 Award Chapter Four Uganda 1

Opiyo is the Executive Director of the embattled Chapter Four Uganda, a Non-Governmental Organization - NGO dedicated to the protection of civil liberties and promotion of human rights for all.
09:03
09:03

ADF Rebels Hiding in Ituri Province-Security 1

According to security sources, the rebels are suspected to have moved their headquarters from Beni near the Rwenzori Mountains to the edges of Masamba and Irumu.
07:12
07:12

Teso Leaders Demand Affirmative Action on Cattle Compensation Soroti High Court 1 1

Stephen Ochola, the Serere LCV Chairperson and head of LCV Chairpersons for all Teso District Chairpersons says that the cattle raids, insurgency and insecurity affected all the households in the area.
06:56
06:56

There Are Up to 100,000 Undocumented Refugees in Kampala-Lord Mayor 2

According to Lukwago, Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA discovered the huge number of undocumented refugees while conducting a refugee profiling study. Lukwago attributes this to Uganda’s open-door refugee policy, which even allows them to stay outside camps.
06:09
06:09

Karamoja MPs Want Parliament Intervention to Curb Increased Cattle Rustling karamoja region 6 1

According to Police records, 150 people have been killed by the warriors and 73 cattle rustlers killed by government forces since November 2020 when raids resumed. 13, 000 heads of cattle were reportedly stolen and 9,000 recovered.
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