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18:17
18:17

How Client, Thug Orchestrated Bwebajja Mobile Money Robbery 1

Enanga said the pistol used in the robbery was smuggled from South Sudan, by Kiseka who is aged 27, to facilitate their criminal enterprise. Police said the arrest of the suspects and recovery of exhibits, shows that when victims report in time, the case can be swiftly handled. Bugaya and Kisekka have been charged with possession of an illegal firearm, robbery and related conspiracies.
15:55
15:55

Police Arrest 15 Machete Gangsters in Nabweru, Nansana, Wakaliga and Nateete 1

During interrogation, the suspects confessed that they have been operating in Nansana, Nabweru and part of Northern Bypass. They also revealed their operational methods and disclosed the different types of weapons that have been using
07:12
07:12

Guard Shoots Self Dead After Losing Motorcycle He Was Paid UGX1000 to Keep Luke Owoyesigyire

The deputy Kampala metropolitan police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, said the police were alerted, and officers collected the cartridges, the deceased’s gun, and took the body for a postmortem.
16:04
16:04

S.5 Student Commits Suicide over Forced Combination people 1

A fellow student informed police detectives that Nantongo was frequently in tears and experiencing trauma due to this academic pressure, which may have contributed to her suicide.
07:55
07:55

Four Arrested for Torture, Burying Man Alive 1

The incident in Kampala involves one Darius Opanya, a private security guard who confined an 18-year-old man identified as Isaac Kitooke, in iron bars and clobbered him to a pulp. He accused him of stealing building materials from a site in Nakivubo, where they are working.
19:22
19:22

Conman Poses as DPP Abodo's Relative, Squeezes Millions from Fearful VIPs, Clergymen 1

Chubahiro did not spare even the clergymen whom he also reportedly targeted for monetary shakedown. Many of his VIP victims have asked not to be mentioned but are cooperating by providing details on how they were duped to investigators.
12:20
12:20

Martyrs Day: Public Transport Operators Increase Fares 1

Taxis from Kireka to Sonde, Goma, Misindye, Jogo and Bukerere have increased the fares from 3,000 shillings to 4,000 shillings. Most of the taxis and Costas from Old Taxi Park heading to Namugongo, Kira, Bulindo, Bukerere, Sonde, Namusugwe, Kasaayi up to Mayangayanga have increased fares by 1,000 shillings.
09:23
09:23

IGP Byakagaba Halts NUP Rallies 1 Top story

According to Byakagaba, the decision follows NUP’s lawlessness that was exhibited on Friday on Masaka road as its President Robert Ssentamu Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine headed to Masaka. He added that an audit on the rallies will be conducted.
08:29
08:29

SFC, Counter Terrorism Form Special Team For Martyrs Day 3

Sources say upon examining Ddamulira’s phone and other communication means, it has been established that he sneaked back into Uganda about five days ago and his mission was to supervise Namugongo attacks.
18:30
18:30

Key Suspect in 2021 Kampala Bombs Shot Dead in Mityana 1

CMI tracked and identified Ddamulira’s location. This prompted CMI, Mityana police and Counter-Terrorist (CT) to encircle his hideout
16:08
16:08

U.S Gov't Sanctions Speaker Among, Gen Elwelu 2 Top story

“Speaker of Parliament Anita Among is designated due to involvement in significant corruption tied to her leadership of Uganda’s Parliament. All four officials abused their public positions for their benefit at the expense of Ugandans,” US sanctions read in part.
12:13
12:13

Roads Closed Ahead of Martyrs Day Celebration 1

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, urged all drivers to plan their journey early enough since the roads where diversions have been made will be congested.
13:52
13:52

Four Arrested For Hacking Policeman

Baguma, whose home is at Kirinda-Busabala Parish, Makindye Ssabagabo Municipality, in Wakiso district was attacked at around 3 am on Wednesday.
11:03
11:03

Security Heightened at Namugongo As Pilgrims Start Arriving 1

On Wednesday, by 8 am, queues had started stretching at Namugongo Catholic Shrines as security personnel from Special Forces Command (SFC), Uganda People Defence Forces (UPDF), Traffic Police, and Field Force Unit (FFU) were patrolling and monitoring the entrance and exit points.
11:07
11:07

45 Suspected Thugs Arrested in Martyrs Day Preparation Security Swoop CCTV 1

The security agencies have initiated operations targeting suspected criminals who often exploit pilgrims trekking to Namugongo, particularly during the early or late evening hours.
10:10
10:10

Experts Urge Government to Address Rising Child Road Fatalities 1

Mable Tomusange, a road safety expert and founder of Consult Africa Usalama, emphasized the need for detailed data analysis to effectively tackle this issue. She noted that police reports often lack the necessary breakdowns, such as the ages of the children affected, their activities at the time of the accidents (e.g., walking, standing, or riding a bodaboda), and the specific locations where these incidents occurred.
08:19
08:19

UPDF to Recruit 9,627 Youths in July 2024 RDC 1 Top story

Brig Gen Kulayigye said aspiring candidates will get recommendations from Local Council One (LCI) Local Council Two (LCII), Local Council Three (LCIII), Sub-County (Gombolola) Internal Security Organization (GISO), and District Internal Security Officer (DISO).
07:59
07:59

Taxi Driver Confesses to Killing Four Women on Entebbe Road Fred Enanga 1 Top story

“When I saw her with another man, I did not bother showing myself to them. I kept quiet and later persuaded her to come and meet me. When she came alone, I grabbed her and then strangled her to death. I dumped her body here,” Nuwagaba said pointing at a bush in Kajjansi where police eventually discovered a decomposing body of an adult female.
14:48
14:48

Frank Mwesigwa Returns To Powerful Police Command Position 1 Top story

Mwesigwa, who was promoted to his current rank in 2022, commanded operations that led to arrest of National Unit Platform (NUP) presidential candidate, Robert Ssentamu Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine, on November 18, 2020 at his campaign venue, Luuka District, in Busoga sub-region.Soon after the news of Bobi Wine’s arrest spread on mainstream and social media channels, hundreds of his supporters took the streets demanding for his immediate release.
12:34
12:34

Professional Law Enforcers Firmly Take Charge of Police Again 1 Top story

From 2001 to 2018, the IGP was a military General starting with Gen Edward Katumba Wamala who served up to 2005 and was replaced by Gen Edward Kale Kayihura who was dropped on March 4, 2018, after being at the helm of police for more than 12 years.
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