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12:21
12:21

Five Die as Speeding Truck Crashes in Masindi cane cutters 4

The Fuso truck was transporting cane cutters belonging to Kinyara Sugar Limited from Kinyamurara village to Rukukura village for sugar cane harvesting.
13:51
13:51

Masindi Woman Arrested for Pouring Hot Cooking Oil on her Husband domestic violence 2

The suspect is identified as Eunice Kiiza, a resident of Bubanda village in Kitamba parish, Bwijanga sub county.
08:37
08:37

Police Investigate Theft of Three-Day Old Baby at Masindi Hospital suspect 1

A nurse at Masindi General hospital who spoke to URN on condition of anonymity explains that girl has been at the health facility for the last four days pretending to be as an attendant.
07:47
07:47

RDC Halts Construction of UGX 48M Classroom Block Citing Poor Quality Bricks classroom blocks 1

Before the construction could begin this month, the RDC visited the construction site and discovered that more than 2,000 bricks ferried by the contractor to kick start the works were of poor quality.
12:45
12:45

Arrested Masindi Resident State Attorney Transferred to Kampala bribe 1

Operatives from the State House Anti-corruption Unit in conjunction with police arrested Bwiiso on Thursday last week from his office in Masindi, alongside detective Sergeant Rehema Kunihira from Masindi central police station for allegedly soliciting and receiving a bribe of 3 million shillings in order to set a defilement suspect free.
10:44
10:44

Missing Masindi Woman Found Dead body 1

The deceased's sister, Hadija Birungi, says that Nyakayo who was staying with her in Kijura cell in Masindi municipality disappeared on Tuesday. She says that they searched for her in vain prompting them to report the matter to Masindi police station.
16:31
16:31

Police Officer Knocked Dead accident 1

The deceased officer has been identified as constable Kenneth Opio while the injured one is constable Adam Kimungu both attached to Masindi Central Police Station.
11:39
11:39

Students Contain Fire Outbreak at Kabalega Secondary School police 1

One of the students told URN on condition of anonymity that they were attending evening preps when the fire broke out around 7 pm. “We saw a huge plume of smoke emerging from Lumumba hall while we were in evening preps. We got out immediately and used the fire extinguisher to put out the fire," said the student.
13:06
13:06

Suspected Motorcycle Thief Lynched by Mob in Masindi boda boda riders 1 1

The suspect was accused of stealing a motorcycle, Registration Number UER 626S Bajaj Boxer belonging to Stephen Musinguzi, a resident of Katagaruka cell in Bigando ward Kigulya division in Masindi Municipality.
10:22
10:22

Arrested Masindi DHO Released on Police Bond Abuse of Office 1

Patrick Baguma was arrested on Monday afternoon from Kihande cell in the central division of Masindi Municipality by detectives from Masindi central police station who immediately whisked him to Masindi central police station.
18:44
18:44

Masindi DHO Arrested over Alleged Abuse of Office 1 1

According to Masindi RDC Rose Kirabira Kobusinge, the DHO is being accused of among other things, failure to account for public resources, unauthorized use of government resources, making false statements, insubordination, disregard or breach of laws, regulations and procedures causing loss of funds to the government, failure to supervise staff, refusal to comply with lawful instructions and above all failure to comply with performance management requirements.
11:24
11:24

Police Investigates Death Of S.6 Student In Kabalega Secondary School 1

The deceased Edmond Turyasiima, 21, a senior six student was found dead inside the school dormitory on Friday morning at around 10a.m. The deceased hails from Kinyamurara village in Bwijanga sub county in Masindi district.
12:53
12:53

More than 1000 Girls Defiled in Masindi District This Year cases

Statistics from the district health, education, probation and social welfare departments show that from January to November 2021 1,264 young girls aged between 3 and 17years are reported defiled in the district.
18:46
18:46

Sub County NRM Chairperson Murdered, Dumped in Masindi Town Body 1

According to Constance Katwesige, an eye witness, the assailants driving a white Premio vehicle dumped Mukitale’s body a few meters from her garden and drove off at a terrible speed.
10:16
10:16

Mob Kills Suspected Cattle Thief in Masindi police 1

The deceased identified as Muhammad Mwesigye of Kisindi village Mirya in sub county, together with others still at large raided the home of Nicholas Tumwine of the same village and stole his cow.
14:32
14:32

Over 30 Injured in Buliisa Road Crash Accident 2

The crash occurred when a Fuso lorry registration number UAP 038X carrying over 50 business men and women from Masindi heading to Bugoigo market in Buliisa district lost control and veered off the road overturning several times. The accident occurred at the Butiaba Escarpment in Butiaba sub county at around 11am.
12:38
12:38

Masindi Health Officials Investigating Sale of COVID-19 Vaccination Certificates Health workers 1 3

According to Dr. Musinguzi, such people are frustrating the fight against COVID-19 warning that they may become a burden to the sector in future when they get severe disease after failing to get vaccinated.
16:08
16:08

One shot Dead as police Disperse Rioting Kinyara Sugarcane Cutters payment 1

Armed with machetes, the cane cutters turned rowdy and attacked whoever came their way. Julius Mabumbo, the area sub-county councillor, explains that the situation compelled them to alert police since it was going out of hands.
13:14
13:14

LCII Chairperson Hacked to Death in Masindi Assailants 3

The assailants waylaid Kasangaki as he was returning home from a trading Center at 2:30 a.m.
09:40
09:40

Police Summons Masindi District Officials Over Alleged Corruption shoddy works 1

The summoned officials are John Kasaija, the Masindi municipal engineer, Deo Kabugo, the town clerk Masindi Municipality, Lameck Atugonza, the Masindi district and his supervisor John Muhumuza. Others are Alfred Onen, the District Water Officer, Geoffrey Nkurunziza, the former acting district Chief Administrative Officer-CAO, Patrick Okise, the district internal auditor, Godfrey Byarugaba, the district procurement officer and David Baguma, the Masindi chief financial officer.
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