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16:11
16:11

Five Drown in Lake Kwania sub county

Samuel Abedi, the Amolatar District Police Commander, says they have so far recovered the bodies of Carlos Ogwal, 6, Michelle Akello, 3 and their mother, Lillian Ayugi, 32 years. He says they are still searching for the bodies of two other accident victims.
17:03
17:03

Two Drivers on the Run Over Clock Tower Accident ambulance 1 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, says one person was already dead and nine others unconscious by the time they were rushed to hospital.
15:53
15:53

Christmas Travelers Tipped on Safety robbery 3 1

Ssekitoleko advises travelers to avoid carrying multiple luggage, arguing that it becomes risky. He says majority of travelers in taxis forget their luggage.
14:49
14:49

List of People Confirmed Dead in K Palm Boat Accident operation 1

The 30 were pulled out of the water by the Police and the UPDF Marine Unit in a rescue operation that has been ongoing since 10 p.m. last night.
10:27
10:27

Police, Army Retrieve 24 Bodies From Lake Victoria accident 1 Top story

The Police Marine Unit has confirmed that 24 bodies have now been retrieved from Lake Victoria after a motor boat capsized on Saturday night.
17:50
17:50

Sorry State of Hoima Municipal Mortuary Irks Residents police 4 1 Top story

Daniel Kaseregenye, the Hoima Municipal town clerk told URN that they are set to renovate the facility this financial year. He says the facility is to be painted and fenced before they install electricity and water.
12:59
12:59

Cracks Irk Road Users village 4 1

Geoffrey Byamugisha, a resident of Bukinda Sub County in Rukiga district, says while the commissioning the highway president, Yoweri Museveni told them that it would last for 25 years without any cracks. He however, says to his surprise the road has developed cracks just under five years after completion.
07:07
07:07

Six Police Officers Injured in Mbarara Accident road

The Rwizi Region Traffic Police Chief, Justine Opusi, says the officers fell off the truck. He explains that three officer sustained serious injuries and are hospitalised at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital while three other escaped with minor injuries.
13:26
13:26

Nansana Mob Sets Vehicle Ablaze accident

Edward Naijuka, an eye witness who operates a shop close to the accident scene, says amidst the confusion Kayondo went back to his vehicle and returned with a small hoe, which he used to assault Sseruga on the head.
10:57
10:57

DPP: Blood Compensation Crippling Prosecution of Murder Cases member 2

According to the DPP, the practice of Blood Compensation is crippling the prosecution of murder cases. Now, the DPP is pondering engaging Lango Cultural leaders on the practice, which they say is dangerous on the administration of justice in the region.
08:14
08:14

Traditional Surgeons Tipped On Best Circumcision Practices Ahead of Imbalu launch today district 1 1 Top story

Dr. Grace Nakalyango, an expert from Hemophilia Foundation Uganda, said the risk of excessive bleeding can be managed if guidelines are followed. She however, noted that there is limited awareness about Hemophilia, adding that many people live with the condition without knowing.
07:13
07:13

Kisoro Death Toll Reaches 22 resident 1 Top story

The Kisoro District Police Commander, Patrick Charles Okotto, says eleven more people died at Kisoro hospital where they had been rushed for treatment.
12:13
12:13

Residents Demand Deployment of Marine Police at Lake Bunyonyi people 6 1

Diaz Drake Oweyesigyire, a resident of Kagarama parish also in Bubaare Sub County and a tour guide at Lake Bunyonyi, says the deployment of marine police at the Lake Bunyonyi is overdue.
11:07
11:07

Modern Coast Bus Accident Claims One, Injures Five Others village 2 1 Top story

The accident occurred at Kyonyo village in Buranga parish kamuganguzi Sub County around 5:30am this morning when the Modern Coast bus registration number UBA 067Y destined for Rwanda collided with a trailer registration number T467BFX/T714ATW heading to Kenya.
12:12
12:12

Lyavala Survives Nasty Accident city 1 Top story

Hajji Siraji Lyavala Samanya, one of the candidates contesting for the Bugiri Municipality parliamentary seat has been involved in a nasty motor accident.
16:19
16:19

OWC Boss Knocks Boda Boda Rider Dead village 2

The deceased has been identified as Samuel Black, a resident of Katoma village in Isandara B Parish, Buititi Sub County in Kyenjojo district. James Kawalya, the Kyenjojo District Police Commander, says their findings show that Major Brown Mwebesa was speeding at the time of the accident.
07:00
07:00

Former Foreign Affairs Official Held for Knocking Constable mortuary

Ambassador David Etuket was picked up on Wednesday evening after knocking dead Edward Isiko, a police constable attached to Tirinyi Police Station in Kibuuku district.
07:30
07:30

Another Lorry Plunges Into Nile at Karuma Bridge police 1 Top story

The truck spilled several strips of the palm poles onto the bridge as it plunged into the waterfalls, about 7.5 Meters deep. It is still unclear how many people were inside the ill-fated truck at the time of the accident.
21:09
21:09

Scores Feared Dead in Kiryandongo Accident gulu highway 1 Top story

The accident involved a Gaagaa bus, a trailer and a tractor. Our reporter at the scene says that bodies and survivors are strewn all over the place. Rescue teams headed by the police and ambulance services are now ferrying survivors and dead bodies to nearby health facilities.
12:16
12:16

Unspecified Number of People Killed in Mbale-Tororo Road Accident 1

According to information obtained by URN, the accident occurred at a sharp bend just after Lulwanda childrens home when a Fuso truck registration number UAL 092X lost control and hit the guard rails before plunging into a valley.
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