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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.
10:28
10:28

271 Investor Cases Reported On State House Investor Portal 2 2

Land fraud cases were followed by soliciting of bribes, unnecessary delays and bureaucracy, financial (loan) related matters, mediation and arbitration issues, extortion, impersonation, and taxation-related complaints. The portal, which translates to more than ten languages both local and foreign, according to Nakalema, says it is a game-changer for Uganda’s investment environment.
13:53
13:53

Widow's House Burnt As Land Wrangles Escalate In Luwero arson attack 6

Ahmed Ssemanda the LC 1 Chairman of Janda village condemned the arson attack on Nakayiza and reported the matter to Zirobwe Police Station seeking the arrest of the suspect.
16:33
16:33

Kisubi House Fire Kills 6 Children 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the deputy Kampala metropolitan police spokesperson, said locals tried their best to save the children’s lives but in vain because the fire swiftly engulfed the whole house giving neighbours no chance to save the victims.
12:17
12:17

EAC Countries Trained on Chemical Weapons and Risk Response 4

With support from the United Kingdom, the Organisation for Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is now training core personnel in the bloc to first build awareness and understanding of the problem within the region, following which member states will draw national protection programmes (NPP) based on their risk assessment.
11:48
11:48

Growing Insecurity Bothers Rupa Residents 1 1

The community has seen a spate of attacks by suspected Karamojong warriors believed to have come from areas surrounding Mt Moroto. The armed warriors have laid ambushes, abducted people, and stolen livestock in recent weeks, stirring panic among residents. The armed warriors have resorted to abducting people, laying road ambushes, and stealing livestock.
09:58
09:58

Five Arrested for Murder in Moroto 1

Philip Lokut, 38, a resident of Lochede village was killed on Monday night while returning home from the centre. It is alleged that an unknown group of people beat him up and later died of excessive breeding.
07:55
07:55

Suspected Adjumani Serial Phone Thief Arrested 2

Kilo Atoba, the LC I chairperson of Paridi village, reported that authorities discovered six stolen smartphones valued at approximately two million Shillings in Weliga's hideout, along with other items such as flat-screen TVs.
20:54
20:54

Self Styled Jesus Arrested in Luwero For Opposing Census 5 2 Top story

According to Kikonyogo, Navas' s followers told them that they didn’t believe in the exercise, which forced them to report the matter to the Police leading to his arrest together with his follower.
15:51
15:51

MP Mwijukye In Stable Condition After Attack Police Spokesperson 1 1

Mwijukye, currently undergoing treatment at Devine Mercy Hospital in Mbarara City, was admitted on Sunday evening after being attacked by individuals wielding pangas following a church Mass at Rwanyamabare Catholic Church.
15:39
15:39

Supreme Court to Deliver Judgment on Whether Civilians Should be Tried By Military Courts Uganda 2 1 Top story

Kabaziguruka first petitioned the Constitutional Court in 2016, challenging the trial of civilians in military courts after being arraigned before the Makindye General Court Martial on charges of treachery, alleging an attempt to overthrow the government of Uganda.
11:25
11:25

Museveni Appoints New Commander for Operations Against ADF Rebels Yoweri Museveni

Col Deo Akiiki Asiimwe, the deputy Defence Public Information Officer (DPIO), confirmed the appointments, congratulating both generals on their new roles and wishing them success.
11:19
11:19

Mwijukye, TV West Journalist Nursing Injuries After attack Over Land Vision Group

Atuhaire explained that the attack happened while Mwijukye was addressing members of Rwanyamabare Catholic Church, who accused their neighbor, Edwin Burimbare, of encroaching on their land.
08:52
08:52

CAO Interdicts Luwero Town Clerk Nabaasa Interdiction

In a letter dated April 26, 2024, CAO Asaba informs Nabaasa that she is prohibited from executing her powers and functions as town clerk until further notice. In the same letter, a copy of which Uganda Radio Network [URN] has obtained, the Luwero town council Principal Township Officer is prohibited from leaving Uganda without express permission or authority from the CAO.
15:16
15:16

Sniffer Dog Links LCI Chairperson in Namisindwa to Robbery of UGX 10m

Fred Masika is reported to have led gunmen who raided the homes of two businessmen on Thursday.
10:44
10:44

Katsigazi Orders Deployment of More Policemen in Savannah Region Over Animal Thefts 4 1

Erastus Kibirango the LCV Chairman of Luwero District told Katsigazi that several residents who acquired loans under the Parish Development Model-PDM program to invest in animal rearing are crying foul after many were stolen.
09:05
09:05

Two Medical Students Expelled From Luwero Hospital Over Extortion 1 3

Eddie Zziwa, the District Councillor for Luwero sub county, said there are still complaints from mothers that the midwives ask for money to handle deliveries, which may discourage them from giving birth in the hospital.
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