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07:37
07:37

Bugiri Mayor, NRM Chairperson Arrested Over Protests police commander

Prior to their arrest, Kisubi emphasized the responsibility entrusted to them by the electorate to ensure efficient service delivery, particularly in transportation, health, and education. He highlighted how poor road conditions negatively impact economic activities, hindering the timely transportation of goods and services.
14:27
14:27

State House Impostor Arrested For Attempting to Defraud Kaliro CAO district 2 1

It all started when the suspect stormed the Kaliro district service commission offices on January 27th, 2023 masquerading as a state house employee.
17:55
17:55

19-Year-Old Arrested for Assembling Explosives in Iganga District village 1

The suspect was arrested on Tuesday in an operation conducted in Busei A village, Iganga District, where he was allegedly assembling explosives in his room.
17:04
17:04

Jinja Residents Protest Move to Plant Sugarcane in City Precinct Kamuli 2 5

The dozens of residents who converged within the contested land say that the area is surrounded by schools and homes and any attempt to establish a sugarcane plantation would make it a hub for criminals.
18:23
18:23

Swimming Pool Attendants, Fishermen, Retooled in Water Safety Skills accident 1 3

Hassan Latif, a water safety coach attached to Masdar says that Busoga sub-region is still grappling with the challenge of managing drowning cases due to overloading of passenger boats and use of illegal boats during fishing activities.
11:39
11:39

Dilapidated State of Jinja Police Barracks Shocks Legislators Iganga 2 6

A police officer told our reporter on condition of anonymity so as to speak freely on the matter during the visit of the Defense and Internal Affairs Committee that he has since abstained from sex due to lack of privacy in their housing units, which has since pushed his wife into infidelity.
14:30
14:30

Jinja City Authorities Blocked from Constructing Road On Masese Police Station Land authority 1 1

On Tuesday, Jinja City Southern Division authorities, the Southern Division Clerk, Joy Kasowole, and the mayor, Nasser Ashraf led a team of physical planners and surveyors, to demarcate a road on part of Masese police station land. However, this sparked off anger among the police, who had recently constructed housing units in the same area.
07:34
07:34

Dozens of Families in Masese Homeless Following a Night Fire Kiira 1 Top story

The fire is said to have broken out from one of the houses around 9:00 pm. Residents tried to contain the fire in vain because of the dry wood used to erect the makeshift shelters.
07:30
07:30

Father Poisons Self, Daughter deceased

The deceased's estranged wife, Faith Namatende, says that she parted ways with Lubogo because of endless violence. "We were embroiled in domestic-related violence. I resolved to abandon my matrimonial home early this year, but, I never imagined that Lubogo was capable of doing such a thing," she said.
08:22
08:22

Fish Worth UGX 350m Poisoned in Mayuge District farm 2 3

The farm, owned by a group of 30 youths, had 21,000 pieces of mudfish species and 30,000 pieces of tilapia fish species, which were slated for harvest on Monday next week. Emmanuel Mbusa, an employee at the farm says that he noticed fish floating on the ponds on Thursday morning and later learnt that all the fish had been killed.
12:57
12:57

Police Officer Shoots Boy Dead in Kamuli area 1 1

ASP Twesigye reportedly walked back to the police station after quarreling with the youths, and returned to the scene in the company of three other police personnel. Twesigye is then reported to have fired two rounds of live ammunitions in the air before before turning the gun on young Bakooye and shooting him in the chest.
08:05
08:05

Mayuge LC V Blames Election Loss on Security Bosses vehicle 2 1 Top story

Bongo, who has served for two five year elective terms, lost to his rival Frank Tibagendeka. He claims that the two security chiefs jointly deployed soldiers and police officers to instigate violence against his supporters and polling agents, which cost him the elections.
17:16
17:16

Nine Sex Workers Arrested for Stabbing Client to Death Busoga

The Busoga East Police Commander, Anatolli Katungwesi says that they tracked down the suspects in their hideouts in the outskirts of Iganga town. He, however, says that the prime suspect is still at large.
17:43
17:43

Police Mounts Search for Criminal Elements in Fuel Dealer's Networks Iganga 1 1

Several youths along the Iganga-Busia and Mbale-Tirinyi highways derive their livelihoods from siphoning fuel from long-distance trucks.
08:11
08:11

Bulamogi County NRM Loser Faults Security Personnel for Intimidating Voters Kaliro 1 2

Badeebye lost to Sanon Bwiire in the elections that were held on Sunday. However, Badeebye claims that Sunday's elections were characterized by intimidation under the watch of security agencies.
22:49
22:49

Fire Guts Nile Agro Factory Again UPDF 3 2

A huge cloud of smoke coupled with a sharp flame was visible from all corners of the Jinja Central Business district which attracted crowds to gather around the factory gate. The crowd was later dispersed by UPDF personnel who tasked them to vacate the premises immediately.
17:27
17:27

Jinja RDC Erick Sakwa Secures Order to Stay Interdiction regional police 1 1

Sakwa was interdicted on May 4, 2020, but declined to vacate office on account the interdiction was fake and had loopholes in its delivery. The interdiction came days after Sakwa was charged with malicious damage, manslaughter and theft.
17:28
17:28

Woman Detained Over Huband's Death village 2

Bagole’s lifeless body was recovered along a rail line in Nampirika B village on Monday morning. Preliminary findings indicate that the deceased was stabbed thrice in the chest before being dumped at the rail line.
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