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17:22
17:22

UPDF Impersonator Arrested in Kitgum 2

The suspect, identified as Brian Omara alias Vincent Onyang was arrested while drunk and donning full military uniform in Kitgum Municipality on Tuesday.
12:35
12:35

Flying Squad Successfully Investigates 248 Cases in Two Years 1 Top story

In August 2018, Ochola revamped the Flying Squad Unit –FSU and placed it under the direct supervision of the Criminal Investigations Directorate –CID led by AIGP Grace Akullo. He directed CID to screen all personnel in the unit, which saw 40 out of 120 personnel dropped.
12:21
12:21

Police in Koboko Yet to Recover Missing Guns 2 2

Three warders Chief 3 Khan, the OC Lobule prison, Corporal Johnson Atiku, the in-charge stores and Corporal Zebedee Zakayo, the in-charge armoury were arrested and later charged with theft and negligence.
17:22
17:22

Nwoya Woman Commits Suicide Over Alleged Husband’s Promiscuity poverty 1 Top story

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says preliminary findings show that Akello sneaked out of her house following the altercation with her husband and her body was found hanging on a tree branch with the sheet of her baby tied around her neck.
16:23
16:23

Gunpowder, DNA Analysis Link 25,000 Suspects to Murders 3

The Criminal Investigations Directorate registered 4,718 cases of murder last year which was a 4.9 per cent increase compared to 4,497 cases in 2018. Akullo states that the motives behind the killings were land wrangles, people taking the law into their hands, family misunderstandings, crimes of passion and business rivalry.
15:53
15:53

Amuru Police on The Spot For Failure to Arrest Illegal Entrants Michael Lakony

Michael Lakony, the Amuru District LC V Chairperson, says the illegal entrants are quarantined for 14 days and left to go to home without any charge. He explains that some of the Ugandan nationals are forced to leave by South Sudan authorities who dump them at a no-man`s land between Nimule and Elegu.
05:17
05:17

Security Restricts Movement of Persons with Homes Across Borders in Rakai 1 3

Mubiru, also the Chairperson of the District Security Committee explains that their assessments have established that some of the COVID-19 cases registered in their area were among people sneaking into Tanzania on non-business engagements, including those meeting their spouses across the border.
20:11
20:11

Court of Appeal Begins Hearing Criminal Cases in Mbale Via Zoom Technology 1 2

Owinyi-Dollo wishes that if every time a district is created, there is a recruitment of a magistrate to take care of the district adding that the number of Judicial Officers should be Commensurate to the Population in the country. He said that as government thinks of creating new constituencies they should also think of recruiting judicial officers for each of a constituency or district created arguing that government should now recruit 47 Judges for the 47 constituencies recently approved by parliament.
19:30
19:30

Speaker Kadaga’s Convoy Knocks Three in Fort Portal

Muhindo says both are in stable condition and health workers are working tirelessly to enable them get healed.
18:11
18:11

Radio, TV Stations Asked to Write to Police About Late Night Guests Uganda police force 6 3 Top story

According to Enanga, this will enable them to alert their officers on the ground about the categories of people to be excused from those being held apprehended for violating curfew directives.
17:44
17:44

CID Dispatches 13 Detectives to Hunt for Poachers in Murchison 1

When contacted, ACP Olugu confirmed that he was in Murchison National Park particularly in Nwoya district for investigations related to poaching. However, Olugu declined to divulge details of cases being followed and number of suspects they are targeting.
17:07
17:07

Soroti Man Lynched for Child Sacrifice 1 2

According to Mudong, the suspect succumbed to pressure from the community and led residents to two different scenes where the body parts of the victim were found wrapped in a polythene bag.
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11:50

How to Avoid Deaths Caused by Gas, Electronic Appliances 3

“At least 187 incidents resulted from negligence in 2019. This was followed by charcoal stoves/candle wax with 170 incidents, electrical short circuit with 91 incidents while electrical appliances left unattended to registered 87 incidents,” Mugisha says.
05:16
05:16

Two Women Killed in Domestic Brawls in Kampala 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said that Namuwonge was shot by her boyfriend, a private security guard killing her instantly only identified as Byaruhanga, who suspected her of infidelity. Braruhanga is currently on the run.
12:56
12:56

LC1 Chairperson in Gulu Arrested for Alleged Murder

Patrick Komakech was arrested from Paicho Police Station on Saturday evening together with John Kaggwa on allegations of beating to death Calvin Atto, a suspected cattle thief.
10:03
10:03

40 Criminal Appeals to be Heard in Mbale Using Zoom Technology

According to the acting Court of Appeal Registrar Ayebare Tumwebaze, the scientific approach is meant to enable the Justices to handle cases expeditiously and economically, while observing the Ministry of Health Guidelines for controlling the spread of COVID-19.
17:25
17:25

Four Year-Old Girl Strangled to Death in Entebbe 1 1

According to the deceased's father, Ibrahim Sserwadda Katerega, his daughter went missing from home at 5 pm.
16:12
16:12

Pictorial: Hundreds Displaced in Buliisa By Rising Lake Albert Water Levels 10 Top story

The most affected landing sites are Wanseko, Katanga, Masaka, in Kigwera sub county, Kawaibanda, Butiaba, Boma, Kigangaizi, Tugombili, Walukuba and Bugoigo. Others are Kamagongoro, Kigungu, Serule, Piida, Waisoki, Triangle and Magali in Butiaba Sub county, Kabolwa and Kigoya landing sites in Kigoya sub county.
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14:01

Bunyoro King Asks Gov’t to Extend Relief Food to Bullisa Flood Victims Residents 5 2

Omukama Iguru is bothered about the slow response of the government.
16:53
16:53

Kalangala DPC Injured in Bar Fight COVID-19 Guidelines 1

Byamukama was hit on the head by some revellers whom he found in Mama Muwada's bar, Bugala Village in Kalangala town council.
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