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14:51
14:51

Three Suspected Karimojong Cattle Rustlers Killed in Bulambuli 2 1

Jude Wandera, the UPDF Spokesperson in the Elgon and Bukedi sub-regions, says that the rustlers were intercepted by Uganda Peoples Defense Forces-UPDF soldiers, who shot three leaving them injured.
14:00
14:00

Mob Lynches Unidentified Woman for Attempted Motorcycle Theft Namutumba

It is alleged that when they reached a bushy area, the deceased hacked Mugabe in the back with a machete prompting him to raise alarm for help. Residents ganged up against the woman and stoned her to death.
13:32
13:32

Health Centre Management Unit Chairperson On the Run for Theft 1

Katum East Chairperson Joel Opoka says upon receipt of the theft claims on Tuesday, they followed up the matter and discovered the stolen iron sheets hidden in a house belonging to Oscar Abitat a resident of Padibe Town Council.
12:56
12:56

Hoima Teachers Released on Police Bond Pupils 1

The six were caught red-handed by police conducting lessons in disregard of the presidential directive closing all schools for 42 days as part of the measures to contain the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in the country.
11:54
11:54

Father Arrested for Concealing Defilement of Eight- Year-Old Daughter 1

The victim, a primary two pupil at Kiboota Primary School in Buheesi Town Council was allegedly defiled by her grandfather Joseph Kaganda.
11:45
11:45

Stone Quarry Burries Three Alive, Injures Two Others Critically 2

Denis Gong, an eyewitness and resident of Karuma Town Council, says that the youths have been breaking rocks in the stone quarry.
20:33
20:33

Boda Boda Rider Shot Dead In Bunyangabu For Defying COVID-19 Inter District Travel Ban

Samuel Kusemererwa, an LCI chairman for Kibede village said the deceased was shot at by a security operative in UPDF uniform at Kibede trading centre where the traffic personnel have mounted a road block to enforce the inter-travel movement ban between Kabarole and Bunyangabu District. He said the UPDF soldier has not yet been identified.
17:46
17:46

Pader LCIII Chairperson Fined Bull for Allegedly Insulting Cultural Chief 3

The Sub County Chairperson, Benson Amone is alleged to have used abusive language against the cultural Chief of Pader Cultural Institution, Rwot Francis Orik, on two different public occasions within a spate of one month.
17:20
17:20

1,429 Arrested for Defying Ban on Inter-District Movement 1 2

Commissioner of Police, Fred Enanga, has said a number of people acted ignorant about the restrictions on cross district movements and they continued to defying the directive. In order to enforce the order, Enanga said police and sister agencies started arresting drivers, riders and pedestrians.
15:53
15:53

Prison Services Reinstate Ban on Visits to Jail Centres 1 1 Top story

Baine said the communication is intended to make the public aware so that they are not bounced when they go to visit inmates. Baine said with effect from today, no person will be allowed to meet any prisoner or suspects on remand regardless of his or her status.
15:36
15:36

86-Year-old Man Commits Suicide by Hanging residents 1

JohnBosco Nyenyeri, the area LC1 Chairperson says it is a big tragedy to the village since Byakatonda was the only elder of that age remaining in the area. He suspects the deceased could have committed suicide due to frustration since he was staying alone in his house and had no one to take appropriate care of him.
14:44
14:44

85 Bikes Impounded, 20 Motorists Arrested for Flouting COVID-19 Guidelines in Bunyoro Suspects 1 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region Police spokesperson told Uganda Radio Network on Monday that some of the motorists were arrested while trying to sneak with passengers to other districts especially during the night hours, while others were found operating beyond 9pm.
14:19
14:19

Police Names Suspects Arrested Over Stolen COVID-19 Vaccines 1 1 Top story

Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga identified the suspects arrested from First Pharmacy as Festo, Mushabe, Deograsius Nyanzi, Nelson Cheprone, Elvis Selemba, Viola Tayemba, Julius Sekasi and Julian Nakamya.
13:59
13:59

Three Arrested for Fuel Siphoning in Buliisa suspects 1 1

The suspects have been identified as Abudallah Mansur, Swalleh Adam and Rasul Maliamungu all residents of Arua district. Albertine police spokesman Julius Hakiza says they received intelligence led information that the trio had connived with some truck drivers belonging to CICO and siphoned fuel from their trucks.
13:16
13:16

UPDF Kills Kenyan Warrior in Kaabong Clash

According to Major Mugisa, the Turkana pastoralists had formed an alliance with Jie cattle rustlers from Kotido. He says that they recovered one gun and about 80 animals while others are still missing. Major Mugisa says that the owners of the animals claim that the warriors took about 200 head of cattle, which footmarks have been traced to the Kenyan side.
11:17
11:17

Porous Routes, Bribery Blight Enforcement of Inter District Travel Ban In Nakaseke COVID 19 1

Kyamuzigita says that the influx is partly due to inadequate police personnel to stop the travellers from crossing into the district.
10:20
10:20

Police Recover 600 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses in Raid on Kampala Pharmacies crime intelligence 2 1 Top story

“We swiftly stormed these places in Wandegeya and Ntinda, and the stolen vaccines were found there and of course arrested some suspects from there,” he said. He says that during the raid on First pharmacy, they intercepted one of the employees who was running away with some materials in the bag.
08:52
08:52

Police Finally Arrest Rubanda Businessman Wanted for Torching Family 5 3

The Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, Ely Maate, told our reporter that police picked up Armstrong in the wee hours of this morning from his hideout in the bushes in Habutobere village.
15:21
15:21

Kalungu Man Kills Wife in Bar Brawl 1 1

Ssempijja hit Nassali on the head with a bottle. Nassali bled profusely from the deep cut she sustained but later died shortly after reaching Mukwano Medical Centre.
14:43
14:43

Pader District Leaders Probe Theft of University Bursary Forms 2

The forms were part of 50 slots issued annually to the district before each academic year by Kampala International University- KIU and Kampala Metropolitan University to disadvantaged students under the recommendation of the District Executive Committee.
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