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20:18
20:18

IGP Ochola Releases Targets for His New Term IGP Martin Ochola 1 1

Ochola’s list of targets was released to the media on Monday by Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga. The police chief has vowed to deal with corrupt officers who have seen the force being named as most corrupt year in year.
18:17
18:17

DRC Militiamen Abduct 16 Ugandan Fishermen in Hoima Lake Albert 1 1

Fred Mujuni, the chairperson of Kaiso landing site fishing community told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Monday afternoon that all the four-armed Congolese militiamen put the fishermen at gunpoint before ordering them to surrender all the fishing gear in their possession. They later crossed with them to DRC.
18:04
18:04

Barman who Recorded Video of Soldiers in Attempted Robbery, Goes into Hiding UPDF 2 1

URN has obtained video clips were the village defense secretary Sulait Zziwa is recorded picking money from the counter. It also shows a UPDF soldier and an LDU attempting to jump over the counter before they were alerted about the presence of cameras in the place.
17:16
17:16

Nine Sex Workers Arrested for Stabbing Client to Death Busoga

The Busoga East Police Commander, Anatolli Katungwesi says that they tracked down the suspects in their hideouts in the outskirts of Iganga town. He, however, says that the prime suspect is still at large.
17:01
17:01

Fidodido Ceiling Caves In Injuring 8 Worshippers 2 4 Top story

Abdu Monday, one of the survivors, says there were more than 100 people in the service when the ceiling collapsed. He says that most of the affected people were occupying the front seats.
16:38
16:38

Security Guard Commits Suicide By Shooting 1

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region police spokesperson, says that Wabuyi used the AK47 gun he was using on duty to end his life. He says it was his colleague Geoffrey Awuta who alerted police about the incident.
14:52
14:52

Kyagulanyi, Nine Others Arrested in Kampala Protests Fred Enanga 2 Top story

Kyagulanyi recently announced that he would lead peaceful demonstrations to challenge the abduction of NUP supporters, the trial of civilians in military courts, and the outcome of the January 14, presidential election, which gave Yoweri Museveni a win over 10 other presidential candidates.
14:33
14:33

SPC Shoots Suspect Dead Police Cells 1 1

Trouble started following a quarrel in the police cells. Alaku, who was on guard duty reportedly rushed to see what was happening. He opened the door to the cells to see what was happening but the suspects started fighting him.
13:09
13:09

Kotido Peace Promoter Shot Dead

According to Dengel, despite growing up as a cattle rustler, Aboka stopped raiding cattle and started campaigning for peace and co-existence in the Karimojong community.
12:49
12:49

Kagadi Man Spears Brother to Death murder 1

Sikawa is accused of spearing to death Bwambale Kikawa 26, his biological brother and a resident of the same area. The incident occurred on March 14,2021 at around 6pm.
12:47
12:47

Police Unveils New Traffic Uniform 1

The degazzetted uniforms include White for Traffic, Brown camouflage for Anti-Stock Theft Unit (ASTU), Blue for Marine, dark blue and sky blue tops for Aviation police.
12:32
12:32

Bicycle Knocks UPDF Soldier Dead 2

After police found Sinowa’s body alone at the clinic without any UPDF personnel to avail more information, it was picked and taken to Kabale regional referral hospital mortuary in Kabale district for postmortem.
12:01
12:01

Wildfire Kills 38-Year-Old Woman in Yumbe 2

Mohamad Yazid, the husband to the deceased who had taken her to the health center disclosed that on arrival home, he left her seated outside with a relative and went into the house to rest, only to wake up from the house after hearing cries from the relative he had left the wife with.
11:45
11:45

Jilted Man Kills Two-Months-Old Baby During Fight With Ex-Wife

The suspect identified as Raymond Akena reportedly killed the baby during a fight with his ex-wife Vicky Akanyo from her home, in Kaolo Cell, Namokora Sub-county, where she had married another man. Akena is said to have hit the boy’s head on the ground on Sunday morning.
08:19
08:19

Over 1000 illegal Fishing Boats Burnt on Lake Albert 2 1

The illegal fishing gear was impounded in various operations, which started on Monday this week in Kikuube, Kagadi and Ntoroko districts under the Commander of Lt. Colonel Edward Ijjo.
08:04
08:04

Sex Workers Wanted on Suspicion of Killing Man at Iganga Pub room

A Waitress at the Pub, who spoke on condition of anonymity, says that the deceased was seen sharing alcohol with six sex workers attached to the pub before the incident.
07:48
07:48

Truck Runs Over Mechanic in Nile Plywoods factory vehicle 3 1

A driver who had come to inquire whether the service was complete discovered Nviri’s lifeless body that was lying under the front tires of the truck. Some of the workers raised complaints of fatigue and lack of protective gears.
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