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16:58
16:58

Voter Education Flaws Stir Queries on EC Ability to Deliver Free and Fair Polls Police brutality 4

Voter education usually takes place before the start of the election cycle, to purposely assist the election administration in its task of delivering a free, fair, efficient and cost-effective election. It encompasses the basic voter information that every voter must have in order to arrive prepared at the voting station and vote on the dedicated polling days.
18:16
18:16

One Killed, Two Injured in Katakwi Election Violence Katakwi District 1

David Ongom Mudong, the Police Spokesman for East Kyoga says the victims were hit by stray bullets as the Police and UPDF officers deployed at the Polling Station tried to quell the rowdy crowds.
17:04
17:04

Woman Dies as Police Arrest Husband for Defying Curfew COVID-19 Pandemic 1

According to Edmond Egweu, a nephew to the Lay Reader, his uncle’s wife, Betty Asayo had been on medication after being diagnosed with liver complications and was improving.
07:55
07:55

24 Arrested in Kumi Video Halls Kumi Municipality 1 1

According to the Kumi District Police Commander, Charles Mugisa, the video operators were warned several times to adhere to the Presidential guidelines of no gatherings but they instead paid a deaf ear.
07:53
07:53

LCI Chairperson Remanded for Disarming Policeman UGanda Police Force 3

On Tuesday, police arrested Kimera for allegedly disarming Corporal Jack Rutabaleka, while on duty. The incident happened during the youth elections at Kiyaga Zone Bwaise I, Kawempe Division during the declaration of results.
14:30
14:30

24 Arrested for Drinking in Kumi COVID-19 Guidelines 2 1

David Ongom Mudong, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesman, says the group has been charged with doing a negligent act likely to cause the spread of infectious disease contrary to Section 171 of the Penal Code Act.
20:44
20:44

70 Taxis impounded For Operating Illegal Stages UGanda Police Force 1 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the taxis were previously operating from Old Taxi Park and were relocated to Usafi, Kisenyi, New Park to pave way for redevelopment.
15:55
15:55

"I Escaped with Police Handcuffs to Save my Life" - Pallaso UGanda Police Force 1 2

The musician who is currently admitted at the Entebbe-based Albert Cook Hospital was initially accused of escaping with Police handcuffs, escaping from lawful custody, obstruction, inciting violence and doing a negligent act likely to spread an infection.
06:40
06:40

Two Officers Dismissed from Police over MasaKa Self-Immolation Scandal corrupt tendencies 2 1

Walugembe burnt himself in Ssesanga's office, after failing to convince him to return his motorcycle registration number UDL 591L which had been impounded by a traffic officer Julius Ewalu for allegedly operating beyond curfew time. The Police officer allegedly suspected that the bodaboda was being used to transport passengers.
10:32
10:32

One Killed as Police Battles Mysterious Group in Makindye UGanda Police Force 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson Luke Owesigyire says that security personnel responded to an alert and found the group in action at around 9 p.m. The men who were armed with clubs, hammers and machetes raided a residence in the area and started demolishing houses that were occupied by nine residents.
15:10
15:10

Motorcyclist Commits Suicide In Masaka Traffic Office UGanda Police Force 3 1 Top story

According to preliminary information, Walugembe had gone to the police station to follow up on his motorcycle registration number UEF 145L that was impounded on Monday this week during the night time curfew.
16:23
16:23

100 Boda Boda Riders, Passengers Arrested in Kampala for Defying Presidential Directive UGanda Police Force 1

Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson Patrick Onyango has said that the suspects were arrested in an operation that was carried out in Kampala metropolitan areas of Kasangati, Kawempe, Kabalagala, Katwe, and other areas on Saturday and today.
16:44
16:44

Security Hunts For Criminals Targeting Govt' Cars with Petrol Bombs UGanda Police Force 2 1

Patrick Onyango Kampala metropolitan police spokesman said that in the third incident that was conducted at Busega-Mityana Roundabout where the group hurled a flammable liquid in the bottle to a government vehicle registration number UG 0199K, a Toyota Fortune on June 26, 2020. This explosive busted into flames on the co-driver's side but the public nearby extinguish the fire.
17:34
17:34

Police Blocks Music Promoters’ Meeting COVID-19 Lockdown 4 1

Musinguzi of Abitex promotions and Mukasa of Bajjo events had invited artists, promoters and comedians for a meeting at Calendar Prestige Hotel in Makindye. The meeting was meant to discuss plans of resuming music shows.
10:52
10:52

Two Suspected Mobile Money Thugs Arrested in Entebbe UGanda Police Force 1 2 Top story

According to police, the suspects have been conducting their criminal activities in Katwe, Kabalagala, Abayita Ababili, Jinja and Mbale towns together with their sister, Talal Kaibo and grandmother, Wahil Ibrahim who are still at large.
17:09
17:09

Mulago Impersonator Arrested at Kawempe Hospital UGanda Police Force 1 Top story

Acleo Byamukama was arrested on Tuesday morning in a joint security operation involving detectives from the Statehouse Anti-Corruption Unit and Kawempe Police Station.
15:26
15:26

Heavy Deployment at Owino as Police Anticipates Cloth Traders' Protest Effects of COVID-19 4 1 Top story

Ronald Kazibwe, the Chairperson Kafumbe zone denied claims that they have plans to stage a demonstration, saying police could have deployed after seeing street vendors operating at the entrance of the market.
15:08
15:08

Police Recovers Two Kidnapped Children in Soroti Soroti District 2 1

David Ongom, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesman, says the child’s disappearance was reported on May 27th, 2020 by her father, Isaak Oran, a Police officer in Lira district.
08:00
08:00

Body of Missing Indian Found Floating On Lake Rutoto Murder 2 1

Martial Tumusiime, the Greater Bushenyi Region police spokesperson, says Patel’s body has been taken to Kampala International Hospital for postmortem as police hunts for the missing car.
14:02
14:02

Police Struggling to Implement Physical Distancing During Arrests COVID-19 3 1

Last week, Police officers conducting an operation in Kyebando, Kisalosalo zone in Kampala bundled up to 17 people found operating nonfood businesses on a patrol van. None of the suspects nor police officer had protective wear like masks, which exposed them to Covid19 infection. This has been same practice in different parts of the country.
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