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10:42
10:42

Lyantonde Serial Child Trafficker Remanded

Rashidah Nagawa alias Saidat Nayebare, is said to be a member of a child trafficking racket operating in the Greater Masaka Region.
09:02
09:02

Stolen Baby Found Alive in Lyantonde, Suspected Kidnapper Arrested 1

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Region Police Spokesperson, confirmed Nayebare’s arrest, saying the baby was in good health by the time police found him. Wasike has already been reunited with his mother sending the community members into hours of chanting with praises for the police for the good work.
16:22
16:22

Collusion Among Parents, Sexual Offenders Fueling Child Marriages in Lyantonde 1

Andrew Timothy Kamugasha, the Lyantonde District Probation Officer, says that they are faced with a heavy burden of stopping the vice and blames it on communities that are reluctant to fully support efforts aimed at reversing the trend.
11:12
11:12

Three Arrested as Search for Abducted Lyantonde Baby Intensifies 1 2

Kereni Namara, the Acting Lyantonde District Police Commander, confirmed the arrest saying the suspects are being questioned to aid police with information that can enable them to track down Nayebare.
12:39
12:39

Police Hunts for 3-Months-Old Baby Abducted by Mum's New Neighbour 3 1

It is said that Nayebare had rented a room next to Nakawuka which she occupied for four days before she disappeared with the baby. According to Nakauka, she had told Nayebare to keep around because the baby was to breastfeed shortly after she completed her house chores.
11:00
11:00

Lyantonde Man Beheads Wife Over Alleged Infidelity 1

According to residents, the couple has had a longstanding dispute over the same matter, which Namata had severally denied. The village council leadership tried to resolve the matter in vain
15:58
15:58

Fake Job Racket Busted in Lyantonde, 14 Arrested 3

Denis Odoki, the Lyantonde District Police Commander, says they have so far arrested 14 members of the group which was trading as Global Alliance In Motion, an organisation that was later found to be non-existent. Before their arrest, the group paid for radio announcements for job opportunities which they purportedly had at their factory and main office in Lyantonde.
10:52
10:52

Unknown Assailants Kills Lyantonde Town Council FDC Mobiliser

“On Friday he called some business associates who he supplied pork asking them to pay him. So they told him to pick the money on Saturday. So we think those that killed him wanted the money he had just collected, what we don’t know is whether they trailed him from Lyantonde or Mbarara,” he said.
07:20
07:20

Ten Babies Killed In Lyantonde In Two Months 3

The latest incident is the case of a seven months baby whose body was discovered in a bush at Kijjukizo B village in Lyantonde town council on Tuesday. Kamugasha says the body was discovered by herdsmen who immediately notified the residents and local authorities.
17:39
17:39

Suspected Car Thief Lynched in Lyantonde, Accomplice Rescued In Critical Condition 3

It is alleged that the suspects Dennis Kiberu, who was driving a Premio vehicle registration number UBD 184N from Lyantonde town to take them to Kasambya village to purportedly pick up a patient from a shrine. However, when they reached a secluded area, they told him to stop. They suddenly grabbed and tied him.
12:11
12:11

Over 35 Refugees Escape From Kyegegwa Camp, Get Stranded in Lyantonde 3 1

It is said that the refugees, led by Dezzi Ndehere, escaped with their families and hired a Fuso truck to transport them to Kisoro district and Kasese district to start a new life.
07:43
07:43

Lyantonde NUP Chairperson, Three Others Arrested For Selling Party Cards Police 2 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson, says Bongo and other NUP members held an unlawful assembly contrary to the Health Ministry guidelines aimed at preventing the spread of Coronavirus-COVID-19
10:34
10:34

Fire Guts Lyantonde’s Only Radio Station 1 1

The fire broke out this morning on the first floor of Kyeera house along Main Street in Lyantonde town council where the station was operating from.
18:47
18:47

MP Kakooza Admitted at Mbarara Hospital 1

Kabula county Member of Parliament, James Kakooza and driver admitted at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital following nasty accident on Masaka Mbarara highway.
15:18
15:18

Lwengo Police Hold Their Own Over Vehicle Number Plate Theft robbery 1

Kereni Namara, the Lyantonde District Police Commander, says they picked up Brian Muyanja and Simon Ssentamu with the help of operatives from the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence using the number they left behind asking one of their victims to send them money after taking his number plate.
12:18
12:18

Student Delivers At School Dumps Baby in Pit Latrine 1

According to Mawulugungu, the school managed convened an emergency assembly to get to the bottom of the matter. They discovered that a senior one student had delivered the baby and dumped it in the latrine. He says they immediately called Police, which recovered the baby girl from the pit latrine alive.
16:34
16:34

Security Battles Unscrupulous Farm Managers in Lyantonde 2 1

Lyantonde Resident District Commissioner Suleiman Tiguragara Matojo says that they have received complaints against caretakers at different cattle ranches involved in the fishy supply of meat on the local market.
13:19
13:19

Two Injured In Lyantonde Armed Robbery

The victims are Jolly Walugembe and his son Julius Kimbugwe both residents of Kabayanda village in Kyewanura parish, Lyantonde rural. Walugembes jaws were ripped by a bullet shot at close range while Kimbugwe got hit on the head with a hammer
06:46
06:46

Two Suspects Escape from Lyantonde Police Cells suspect escape 2

Thomas Oyo, the Lyantonde District Police Commander is optimistic that they will find the suspects.
09:25
09:25

Kacheera High School Reopens student strike

Musa Kayongo, the Rakai District Police Commander, says he met with the school administration on Tuesday and discussed how the school can operate peacefully. According to Kayongo, he also counseled the students and apologized on behalf of the force for the shooting, which left their colleagues nursing injuries.
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