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11:02
11:02

Sub County Chief on the Spot For Assaulting CDO head

Namakiika told journalists that Wandera forced her to approve payment of emyoga funds to one of the groups, which had failed to meet the standards. "Wandera wanted me to process a certificate of clearance for Kasozi Women Development Association with an aim of enabling them to access the Emyoga funds yet the same group lacked proof of membership and it is not even traceable on the ground,” she said.
13:26
13:26

Sub County Chief Arrested over Bribes Extorted From Saving Groups community 1 1

“Those very officials escorted us to the bank and after withdrawing the money, they immediately wanted us to give them a kick back which we earlier declined," says a member of the beneficiary groups who reported the officials to the police. "After a week, I agreed to pay them 150,000 Shillings, but they kept on harassing me as they demanded for more money.”
14:32
14:32

Police Storm Suspected Robber's Hideout district 3 2 Top story

Fatumah Namuddu, a resident of the area, says the group has instilled fear in the community as they freely move with a gun and machetes in broad day light.
07:34
07:34

Suspect David Kironde Denies Defrauding Canadian National in Gold Scam district 1 1

Appearing before the Grade One Magistrate Beatrice Khainza on Tuesday, Kironde, a resident of Naalya Mulyagonja Gayaza denied the allegations and described Soubhi as a liar.
13:56
13:56

Woman Shot Dead in Bar Brawl deceased

Preliminary police finding show Nankabirwa who is fondly known by her colleagues as Shakira is a renown commercial sex worker in Iganga municipality and Magamaga town council.
13:39
13:39

Taxi Kills Four Kenyan Pilgrims accident 3 2 Top story

The deceased Kenyan victims who were on their way to Namugongo Martyrs shrine have since been identified as Sarah Adiambo, Godfrey Abaga, Kevinah Akila, and Roselyn Mutunga.
11:54
11:54

Police Steps Up Security Over Mukono Attacks village 5 1

Moran Mugamba, a resident of Ntenjeru says he narrowly survived being killed when one of the attackers attempted to smash his head with stick.
15:13
15:13

Lira Anti-Corruption Demonstrators Out on Bond lira municipality 1

The Lira District Police Commander, Joel Tubanone, says police have temporarily preferred charges of organizing an illegal assembly against the group and released them on bond after presenting substantive sureties.
15:46
15:46

Police Rescue Court Bailiff from Angry Vendors man 1 1

Lukoya explains that in June this year, Wamala together with Hamza Mobonga who came masquerading as the Jinja District Police Commander and unidentified police officer picked up his son, Reagan Lubaale claiming he was wanted in Entebbe Chief Magistrates court.
17:44
17:44

State House Investigates Boona Bageigahare Nyekundiire Group Founder resident 1 1 Top story

According to Nakyobe, Museveni was angered by Rugambwas decision of ferrying voters to his home without his knowledge. Nakyobe also says that the President is not happy about Rugambwas tactics of extorting money from locals promising to give them onion seeds and mattresses on behalf of the government.
07:43
07:43

"Hooligans" Take Over Mbale Taxi Park-Municipal Councilor road 1 Top story

According to Naswagi, the group has been collecting revenue in the taxi park for a couple of months, which has impacted negatively on local revenue mobilisation. He explained that when the Municipality tried to kick the group from the Taxi Park, the Senior Presidential Adviser on Political Affairs, Moses Byaruhanga wrote to the Town Clerk to back off.
14:46
14:46

I Connected Kipoi to Rwenzori Rebels - Witness people 1 Top story

According to Muhumuza, he was surprised by the questions and asked Kipoi why he was asking him such questions. Kipoi reportedly replied that M23 was comprised of Ugandans and Rwandese who would be difficult to deal with as they plot to overthrow government.
17:50
17:50

Mufti Turned Away from Makindye Military Barracks accusation 1

Prior to visiting Makindye Police barracks, the Mufti consulted Lt. Gen. Gutti who gave green light to the visit. Armed with the authorisation notice, the Mufti and his delegation stormed Makindye Military barracks this morning but were turned away without any explanation.
16:59
16:59

Nakaseke Land Row: Landlord Injured, 11 Arrested village 2

Paul Kangave, the Savannah Region Police Spokesperson, says Kayemba and the youths descended on the plantations armed with machetes and sticks to the chagrin of the tenants.
16:56
16:56

Jinja Teen Held Over Firearm investigation 1 1

Gimeyi claims he is a scrap dealer and that he bought the pistol from a friend who is being hunted by police.
11:12
11:12

Flying Squad Cracks Down On Taxi Robberies people 1

Four of the suspects managed to flee to safety when the operatives intercepted the taxi. Flying Squad operatives picked up the suspects after days of tracking their group, which is led by a one Sanoni, a resident of Nansana Kibuloka and his deputy identified as Big Meat.
15:35
15:35

How Case of Market Vendor's Funds Stalled statement

To date, Sabila is yet to record a statement since he disappeared from his known address in Kampala and Kapchorwa districts.
15:57
15:57

Thugs Attack Kabale NRM Youth League Chairperson district 1

According to Kamugisha, despite the fact that he had cash that he had just withdrawn from a mobile money agent, the attackers only made off with his phone.
16:20
16:20

Dinka, Nuer Clash Claims Two, Injures 8 Others health center

The outgoing Arua Resident District Commissioner, Peter Debele, who has also rushed to Rhino Camp, says delays by the police and other security personnel on ground to report the fight could escalate the situation in the Camp.
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