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15:52
15:52

160 Motorcycles Impounded in Gulu for Violating COVID-19 Rules 3 1

Emmanuel Mafundo, the Gulu District Police Commander says that police have commenced issuance of Express Penalty Scheme receipts as a punitive measure to stop the vice.
15:27
15:27

Amuru COVID-19 Task Force Concerned About Mairungi Trade Among Security Personnel 1 2

Geoffrey Oceng, the Amuru District Covid-19 Task Force Chairperson says that Mairungi is being illegally transported by long-distance cargo truck drivers who supply consumers who include security personnel in Elegu while retail dealers use the porous border points to sneak the substance into South Sudan.
08:43
08:43

Police Disperse Supporters of Arua Central Division MP Aspirant arua police 1 3

The more than 50 supporters who were carrying posters of Atima and President Museveni were intercepted by police as they approached near the Central Police Station.
08:21
08:21

Suspected Rwandan Security Personnel Kidnap Ugandan in Kabale 4 1 Top story

Levy Byomuhangi, a resident of Rugarama village in Nyinamuronzi ward, Katuna was arrested by gunmen dressed in Rwandan army uniform at Mushenyi village, Karuhanga parish, Rubaya Sub County, about 20 metres away from Uganda-Rwanda border.
10:32
10:32

Gulu Task Force Subjected to Second COVID-19 Test Amuru District 3 1

Gloria Aloyo, the Gulu District Information Officer says that the decision to compulsorily subject the task force members was prompted by the risk and the level of their exposure with the community.
08:14
08:14

Arua Hospital Runs Out of Protective Gowns for Health Workers covid19 2 3

Dr Philbert Nyeko, the Director Arua regional referral hospital says due to the absence of the disposable gowns, they have now resorted to using overalls.
20:42
20:42

Tear Gas, Bullets Rock Kasokoso as Police Battles FDC Supporters Arrested 2

The group had converged in Kiganda village, in Kasokoso, Wakiso district for a meeting with Ssemujju, who also doubles as the spokesperson of the opposition Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party. The meeting was organized to brief them about the elections for special interest groups which are due to take place next month.
18:04
18:04

Police Warns Motorcyclists in Busia Over Planned Demonstration 6 1

Elepot noted that the move has sparked tension amongst security organs in the district which is why they have intensified deployment of police along the streets as investigation to arrest a group of cyclists and taxi Operators who are in plan the protest is underway.
17:18
17:18

St. Augustine Chapel Releases CCTV Footage of Killed Makerere University Student 3

The CCTV footage released on Friday shows Tegu holding stones a few minutes past 10 pm on June 27 chasing policemen who had gathered outside St Augustine Chapel.
16:28
16:28

Police to Conduct Fresh Training for Private Security Guards Fred Enanga 1

Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga says that the Inspector General of Police Martin Okoth Ochola has ordered the director in charge of private security guards and civilian firearms to immediately commence the training especially on how to manage the public and the use of firearms.
13:01
13:01

Police Release Eight Makerere Residents Arrested Over Student Murder 2 1 Top story

Tom Ogwang, whose son, Reagan Ogwang and daughter, Sharon Ogwang, had been arrested confirmed that they have been set free on police bond. Teddy Olwayo, said her brother, Raymond Olwawu, has been also released on bond.
12:44
12:44

Bunyangabu Residents Flee Homes over Death Threats Kabonero 2 1

An anonymous letter that was dropped in Rwano Catholic church playground in Bunyamukongo village on Sunday.
17:08
17:08

MP Komakech Granted Leave to Introduce Human Rights Defenders Protection Bill violation of rights 1 1

Komakech who introduced the Private member's bill entitled “Human Rights Defenders Protection Bill 2020 says that human right defenders that undertake to defend the rights of other persons like human rights organizations, activists, and lawyers among others have often been the target of repressive measures by the government, security forces and businesses among others.
16:06
16:06

Four Charged Over Murder of Makerere University Student 1

Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, in a press statement released on Thursday afternoon said that the post mortem report revealed the cause of death as blunt force trauma, due to open wounds along the back, multiple cane marks on the back of the right elbow and abrasions along the abdomen and the entire back of the victim.
16:00
16:00

UPDF Explains why LDUs are Deployed Outside their Areas of Origin 4 1

This video is among the many that have especially in the last three months gone viral where LDU personnel are seen assaulting hapless citizens. Acts like these, according to Maj. Bilal Katamba, the spokesperson of the LDUs, blur the good things that the force has been able to accomplish especially its primary purpose of fighting crime.
15:55
15:55

Four Suspected Thugs Apprehended in Nansana During Patrol 1 Top story

Major Bilal Katamba, the 1st Division UPDF Spokesperson, says the suspected thugs had raided Nansana East II B zone where they were found breaking the walls of buildings to gain access.
15:28
15:28

Man Arrested With Grenade in Kumi Kumi District 1 1

David Ongom Mudong, the East Kyoga Police Spokesman says Okello has been charged with unlawful possession of firearms and will be produced to court once investigations are complete.
15:23
15:23

We are Working with Police to Find Student Killers – Prof. Nawangwe 2

Makerere University Vice Chancellor, Prof Bernabas Nawangwe, has said the administration is working with police to unearth circumstances that led to the beating and causing death of veterinary student Emmanuel Tegu.
11:21
11:21

Mukono District Khadhi In Trouble for Breaking into Imam’s Office 4 1

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, says police intervened after Muslims accused Sheikh Lumala of forcefully breaking into the Imam’s office. He explains that preliminary investigations show that Sheikh Lumala was appointed Mukono Kadhi but declined to relocate to the district offices in Kiyunga.
19:38
19:38

UPDF Senior Officers Probe Mityana District Chairman Assault 1

When he confronted them, they instead turned on him and his effort to identify himself as the chairman of the district fell on deaf ears. The officers who held sticks in one hand and guns in another kept on shoving a seemingly hapless Luzige. A video of the incident recorded by bystanders, yesterday made rounds on social media prompting the UPDF to come out and condemn the incident.
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