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17:52
17:52

NRM Parish Chairperson’s Cash UGX23 Million Burnt by Mukono Arsonists 1 3

Wandera, the father of 20 children suspects that the one who has burnt the house must have targeted the 23 million Shillings he had kept in the bedroom ceiling.
14:20
14:20

Priest Survives Lynching by Mob Claiming Ownership of Church Land 1 2

The priest had been trying to stop Badru Musoke, a resident at Muduuma village from bolstering the family’s ancestral grave yard with cement when other residents surrounded off the priest threatening to burn his car on top of beating him. Police officers from Mukono Police Division managed to reach at the scene on time to rescue the priest and escort him away.
10:56
10:56

Dormant Checkpoints Allow Free Vehicle Movement in Buikwe, Mukono 2 1

On a daily basis, traffic jam continues to increase along the main road of Kampala-Jinja Highway especially between the section of Seeta to Mbalala trading center, with majority of the private vehicles seen travelling lacking travel stickers or permits from any authorities.
15:40
15:40

Sick Girl Sleeps in the Open for Three Weeks at Mukono General Hospital Cerebral Palsy 2 1

The Facility Acting Administrator Fred Wademe says they are currently stuck with the girl and she requires tight supervision given her health condition that involves uncontrolled defecation and urinating causing inconvenience to other clients in the female ward.
14:03
14:03

Community Begs for Closure of Child Sacrifice Related Shrines 4 1

The shrine operators were arrested together with Alex Kizito, a child broker and Hellen Akiteng, a mother who confirmed to police selling her youngest daughter to witch doctors at 10,000 Shillings after they promised an additional bonus of 2million after divinely generating wealth in the few months to come.
07:19
07:19

Mukono Magistrate Dismisses Curfew Breach Charges Against 56 Suspects 2

According to State Attorney Irene Namboozo, the suspects were among the hundreds of residents arrested on Tuesday and Wednesday night from bars, hideouts, and health clubs. Several others were arrested for defying curfew guidelines, which was put in place to control the spread of coronavirus disease.
20:48
20:48

Mukono Police Division Piles Curfew Suspects in Single-Detention Room 1 3

A police officer who preferred anonymity told URN that the facility was designed to accommodate a maximum of 60 suspects. But, with more people flouting the regulations that were put in place to control the spread of coronavirus disease, there is an increase in arrests, resulting in congestion at the facility.
12:22
12:22

LCI Chairpersons in Mukono Mobilizing Food for Vulnerable People Who Missed Relief Cash Food Reliefs 3 1

Benedict Mukasa, the Kitega LCI Chairperson notes that they are overwhelmed by people who include taxi touts, roadside vendors and slum dwellers flocking their homes demanding for assistance.
08:16
08:16

Mukono Police Stuck with Children Thrown out by Bosses When Lockdown Started Child labour 1 1

The Officer in Charge of Mukono Police Division Family Protection Unit ASP Stella Ulea notes they are always challenged with places to accommodate children in such age brackets. She also notes that available homes relaxed entries of children ever since covid-19 lockdown started.
14:58
14:58

LC I Chairpersons Appeal for Specialized Counselling Sessions for Families of COVID-19 Victims 1 2

Hannington Mirimu and Iddi Kiryebwagenze residents of Nakabago Mukono Central division and Nsambwe in Goma division allegedly committed suicide on Friday and Saturday respectively after losing their spouses to COVID-19.
07:48
07:48

Mukono RDC Stops Vehicles Transporting COVID-19 Bodies with Mourners 1 2

Ndisaba says that several ambulances are now squeezing mourners alongside caskets to beat movement restrictions imposed by president Yoweri Museveni, to control the spread of the virus. And, on the basis of this, Ndibasa says that all vehicles should be thoroughly checked to ensure that persons who are not allowed to move do not enter the district illegally.
16:26
16:26

Patients Congest Nakifuma HCIII as Security Block Medics From Traveling by Boda 3 2

She notes that the few who managed to get travel documents from the RDC and District Health Offices were also stopped and documents confiscated. Nassali says currently the facility is also struggling to handle the patient influx amidst inadequate utilities such water and electricity after the solar panels got faulty and making referrals following the ban on public transport is extremely hard.
14:32
14:32

Mukono RDC Rejects Request By Political Leaders to Join COVID-19 Sensitisation Drive 2 1

The Mukono District Speaker, Betty Nakasi, says that they have been receiving reports of people dying of COVID-19 and unreported cases as their relatives don’t know what to do. She, however, says that the RDC has turned down their request as the District executive committee to traverse the district and sensitise residents on the pandemic without giving them any reasons.
15:32
15:32

Mukono Gangster Arrested for Staging Illegal Checkpoint, Caught with Military Equipment 1 1

The force preceded to check the suspect’s apartment which he had hired about two weeks back at Namuyenje trading center and found military attires and rounds of ammunitions hidden in his room.
13:12
13:12

Loss of LC I Chairpersons to COVID-19 in Mukono Frustrates Community Surveillance 3 1 Top story

Muhammad Wasswa Takwana, the LC I chairperson of Ggulu Cell A in Mukono Central Division, says that the situation is out of their hands after seeing their colleagues dying helplessly.
18:03
18:03

Mukono Municipality 'Converges' Offices Amidst Covid-19 Scare 1 2

The construction of the two storied building started on Monday last week in a space that used to accommodate the old building of over ten offices including the gender, health, environment, planning, education, labour and community development, enforcement and municipal registry.
13:00
13:00

Residents Demand Compensation for Destroyed Properties Caused by Flashing of Katosi Water Pipe 1 4

William Kunya, one of the residents wonders why the engineers chose to set up a water flashpoint in a residential area as opposed to a swamp.
16:42
16:42

Two Suspected Bodaboda Thieves Lynched in Mukono 1 2

The suspects who were travelling on a numberless motorcycle were reportedly trailed from Bunamwaya in Kampala and rounded up at Sunshire Fuel Station in Kirangira, Nama sub-county where they had gone to make a fuel refill at around 10 a.m.
19:39
19:39

General Katumba’s Daughter Laid to Rest 1 2

The Chief of Defense Forces-CDF General David Muhoozi assured the mourners that, unlike other high profile killings where investigations and reports have delayed, this time investigation into Gen Katumba ‘s shooting will be thorough and a detailed report about the incident will be released on time.
10:06
10:06

Mukono Residents Demand Detailed Report on Katumba Shooting 3

Hajji Twahil Ssebaggala a resident at Kikandwa and also the Mukono National Resistance Movement-NRM Chairperson asked the government to conduct a prompt, independent, and thorough investigation into the incident.
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