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12:28
12:28

Suspected Thief Shot Dead at Midnight in NWSC Luwero Premises 1

The Manager of NWSC Luwero branch Ronald Kisakye says that the intruder claimed to be a staff from another branch but the guard questioned why he was picking pipes at night before he shot him.
17:42
17:42

102 Children Placed Under Child Care Homes In Luwero Abandoned Children 4 1

Joyce Namigadde, the Luwero District Probation Officer blames the high cases of child abandonment on rampant teenage pregnancies, domestic violence, and poverty in homes. Namigadde says that although 34 children have since been reunited with their families, 68 are still under child care and remand homes.
07:30
07:30

More Deployment As Luwero Police Road Block Resumes Operation After Attack 1

Police have rejected calls by residents led by the area LC 1 Chairman Donozio Kawooya to relocate the roadblock from the swamp or near bushes to the trading center for the safety of its men.
17:09
17:09

Luwero Residents In Self Imposed Night Curfew Following Monday Attack 2 2 Top story

Zubair Kasana Muzzanganda, the Chairperson of Kasana Pineapple Roadside Market, says that prior to the incident, the market used to close past 9 pm but due to the current tension, vendors retire at 7 pm. He explains that the vendors also fear walking in the night for fear of attack since the motive of the assailants is unknown.
16:58
16:58

Police Suspend Roadblock Following Monday Attack 3 1

Police introduced the roadblock at Kiwumpa village in 2017 to check on errant drivers and ensure adherence to traffic rules along the Kampala-Gulu highway. At least four Police officers have been manning the checkpoint since then.
22:30
22:30

IGP Condemns Killing Of Policeman At Roadblock In Luwero 1

In a statement issued by Fred Enanga the Spokesperson of the Police Force, the IGP Okoth has condemned what he called the senseless act of violent attack against policemen.
18:21
18:21

Police Name Constable Killed In Luwero Roadblock Attack 3 2 Top story

Ignatius Otong, the Savanah Regional Police Commander has identified the deceased as Police Constable Ronald Busingye while his injured colleague is constable Joseph Twinamatsiko.
15:45
15:45

Unknown Assailants Raid Police Roadblock, Stab Two Officers

Abisafu Kawuma, an eyewitness explains that the incident occurred at around 12:30 pm when two men armed with machetes attacked the policemen at the checkup point and stabbed them.
15:58
15:58

Petrol Seller's Daughter Burnt to Death house fire

The LC 1 Chairman of Kacwampa village Matia Ssekamatte said that Nantongo suffocated to death today at around 10;45am after the fire gutted their house.
18:26
18:26

Luwero District Gives Investor 14-Days Ultimatum to Demolish Perimeter Wall 2 2

In May, Victoria Sugar Limited Company embarked on the construction of a perimeter wall along the two-kilometer access road at Ndibulungi village that connects to the Kampala-Gulu highway.
14:36
14:36

Police Arrests Man for Extorting Ugx 600,000 from New Muslim Converts 2 1

Twazagye explains that while the seven remained in Police Custody, Kilalira approached their relatives and asked them for two million Shillings to help them secure a police bond.
19:07
19:07

Suspected Cattle Thief Arrested At Army Recruitment Exercise in Luwero 2 2

Major Ninsiima Rwemijuma the Spokesperson of UPDF Team One, Central Region recruitment exercise explains that during the screening, intelligence officers detected Godfrey Muwanguzi a resident of Kaweweta trading center in Nakaseke who is wanted by Police in the area over cattle thefts.
15:30
15:30

Seven Leaders of Muslim Converts Detained for A Week Without Charge 4 1

Sheikh Ramadhan Mulindwa, the Kadhi of Luwero Muslim district, who visited the suspects on Wednesday, says that they pleaded their innocence and called for their immediate release. According to Sheikh Mulindwa, the suspects told him that they committed no offense to live on a hill.
17:21
17:21

Four-Year-Old Girl Enrolled On PEP As Defilement Cases Escalate in Luwero 3

Emmanuel Nsubuga, a local leader in Luwero town has condemned the rising cases of defilement in the area. He, however, says that only a few suspects are successfully prosecuted, which doesn't deter others from committing the same.
08:55
08:55

Police, Military Storm Luwero Cave, Remove 70 Muslim Converts disease outbreak 3

RDC Bwabye said that on interviewing them, they found out that were undergoing radicalism in Islam and living in a filthy state which could trigger disease outbreaks.
18:30
18:30

Security Raids Home Claiming Its ADF Training Facility 4 3 Top story

According to Kulayigye, a team of UPDF officers raided the home Wednesday and discovered an underground hole in one of the rooms the suspect was using for training and assembling a bomb.
12:54
12:54

Luwero High Court to Commence Operations Next Month land case 4 1

The Principal Judge Flavian Zeija says that although plans for establishing the court began last year, the judiciary failed to secure premises suitable for the High Court.
11:38
11:38

Buganda Chief Disowns, Condemns Youths who Blocked Roads Ahead of Kabaka Visit Buganda Kingdom

Ow'essaza Kkangaawo Mulondo said that its not within the Kiganda culture for subjects to block road access to others as they express their joy to welcome the Kabaka
21:04
21:04

Gunfire, Teargas in Luwero as Youths Block Gulu Highway Ahead of Kabaka Visit 1 1

The Luwero District Police Commander Living Twazagye, LC 3 Chairperson Chris Johns Buwembo and Buganda Kingdom representative in Bulemeezi County Ronald Mulondo tried to persuade the youths to unblock the road to ease traffic in vain.
09:32
09:32

LCI Chairpersons, Police Cautioned Against Settling Defilement Cases Out Of Court 3

According to Luwero District Health report, at least 16,163 girls below the age of 19 years got pregnant in the 2020/21 financial year. Of these, 442 were below 15 years of age.
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