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15:56
15:56

Kasese Businessman Arrested Over Allegation Of Attempted Murder

SP Nelson Tumushiime, the Rwenzori East Regional Police Spokesperson says Bernard Chance, was arrested on Thursday together with his two local guards (bouncers) as he attempted to knock down one of his employees at the Lounge.
07:41
07:41

UPDF-FARDC Forces Kill Three Suspected ADF Rebels, Rescue Children and Women Operation Shujja 1 1 Top story

Maj. Bilal Katamba, the spokesperson for Operation Shujja and the Mountain Division revealed that the three rebels were neutralized on Saturday following a confrontation on the west bank of River Lunah in Matunguru Valley, North East of Maitattu, Irumu territory in Ituri province.
08:40
08:40

Kasese Residents Asked to be Security Conscious ahead of Xmas Celebrations 2

Lieutenant Joe Walusimbi, the Kasese Resident District Commissioner, emphasizes the importance of fostering trust and open communication between residents and security forces to ensure community safety. He urges places of worship to be vigilant, screening worshippers as a precautionary measure.
08:50
08:50

Delays in Custom Clearances, Insecurity Hamper Uganda-DRC Road Construction Works 6 2

The government contracted Dott Services Limited in 2021 to construct roads that will connect Uganda to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) cities of Beni, Goma, and Butembo.
09:21
09:21

Amnesty Commission Completes Documentation, Profiling Former Rwenzururu Royal Guards 3 1

In June this year, the Director of Public Prosecutions, Jane Frances Abodo, withdrew all charges against the accused. According to the Western Region Amnesty Commission coordinator, Ronald Ssakatawa, they are encouraging all persons engaged in rebel activities to come out and abandon them.
16:39
16:39

Two Bodies Exhumed in Kasese police 2

The exhumation followed the arrest of Jackson Muhindo a self-styled witch doctor who was accused of having a hand in the death of Mary Biira Shamimu, the wife, and his brother Kabutusi Muhunga.
09:55
09:55

Mumbere Asks Subjects to Work With Security to Defeat ADF 1

Mumbere commended the efforts of security agencies in combating the ADF rebels but emphasized the need for close collaboration with the local community to ensure the total defeat of such groups. He highlighted that the insecurity caused by rebel elements poses a significant threat to peace and the general development of Rwenzori.
14:46
14:46

Kasese Leaders Ask for Vigilante Groups, Basic Military Training Local leaders 4

Nyakiyumbu Sub-county chairperson Sunday Peter Kakule says that the idea of having local vigilantes would work best for them due to the several porous border points that the suspected rebels have taken advantage of to attack local communities in Kasese.
08:57
08:57

Museveni Asks Mumbere to Work With Gov't to Eliminate ADF 2 1

Museveni is also encouraging the local community to back the security forces by exercising constant vigilance in order to identify, isolate and wipe out wrong elements in their communities.
07:48
07:48

ADF Attacks: Kasese Community Asked to be Extra Vigilant Security forces 1 4 Top story

Speaking to URN in Kasese, the District Resident Commissioner, Lt. Joe Walusimbi, emphasized that they are actively mobilizing the community to be vigilant and to report any individuals they suspect of criminal activity or collaboration with criminals.
15:57
15:57

Joint Forces Pursing Suspected ADF Rebels Who Killed Tourists-Kulayigye 1 2

Army spokesperson Brig Felix Kulayigye says that a joint team of UPDF, Uganda Police Force and Uganda Wildlife Authority personnel have been deployed to track down the attackers. He noted that these isolated cases are used by ADF as a tactic to divert the UPDF who are pursuing them in DRC.
07:24
07:24

Heightened Security in Kasese After Deadly Attack on Tourists ADF 1 1 Top story

Kasese Resident District Commissioner Lt. Joe Walusimbi, says that joint security forces are doing all it takes to track down and apprehend those behind the incident.
07:53
07:53

Kasese Community in Fear Following Attack by Suspected ADF Rebels 3 1

Moses Tsutsu , the LC III chairperson of Isango sub-county says the community that does business and farming across the border has abandoned its work fearing that the suspected rebels could waylay them.
11:18
11:18

UPDF-FARDC Hand Over Rescued Civilians Operation Shujja 1

Major General Dick Olum, the overall commander of Operation Shujja, emphasized that the rescued individuals would undergo rehabilitation before their complete reintegration into their respective communities.
18:38
18:38

Kasese Border Market Temporarily Closed Over Terror Threat Kasese market 2 1

The Deputy Resident District Commissioner-DRDC in-Charge of Bukonzo County, Lt. Maate Magwara said they have opted to close the market following terror alerts targeting the facility.
07:33
07:33

Fire Guts Kasese School

According to police, the fire originated in the girl’s dormitory on Tuesday evening and spread to the boy’s section.
07:13
07:13

Police Still Still Stuck With Four Bodies of Kasese School Attack Mpondwe-Lhubiriha 1 1

Thirteen out of the 17 bodies were successfully matched with their families and subsequently handed over to their respective families for burial. However, despite multiple DNA tests, efforts to identify the parents of the remaining four bodies have been unsuccessful.
07:30
07:30

UPDF, FADRC Kills Three Suspected ADF Rebels 1

Maj. Bilal Katamba, the Operation Shujja and Mountain Division Spokesperson says that the trio was killed on Monday when the joint forces came across a group of approximately 10-15 suspected ADF militants in the areas of Talia and Tingwe.
07:34
07:34

Mob Kills Suspected Thief in Kasese Town

Gideon Turyamureba, the Nyakasanga LC1 chairperson of local council one, said a group of thugs have lately been terrorising the area.
08:37
08:37

Kasese School Attack: Three More Bodies Handed Over to Families 1 3 Top story

The State Minister for Sports Peter Ogwang, representing the government, stated that efforts would continue to identify the remaining four unidentified bodies and ensure proper burials for them. The government has also provided 5 million shillings to each of the 16 affected families.
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