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08:33
08:33

Kampala Ministry Embarks on Local Benchmarking Tours Ahead of Mega Infrastructural Development Masaka City Council 1 2

Led by Minister Hajat Minsa Kabanda, the ministry's delegation visited Masaka City Council on Monday to observe the implementation of projects under the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development Programme (USMID), focusing on markets, street lighting, urban roads, and drainage networks.
16:34
16:34

133 Arrested in Operations Against Machete Wielding Thugs Fred Enanga 1 2

More than 25 people have so far been injured in three separate attacks in Namungoona, Kyengera, Kawempe, and Nabweru-Nansana areas in the past two weeks by machete-wielding assailants, who rob cash, mobile phones, and other house valuables.
15:39
15:39

Nambooze Accuses Gov’t Of Neglecting Security of Opposition Leaders 5

Nambooze raised the concerns after unidentified machete-wielding thugs sneaked into her residence atNakabago cell, Ntawo ward in Mukono municipality in the wee hours of Tuesday morning and threatened to kill her.
16:52
16:52

Calm Returns to Kampala Amidst Heavy Security Presence Kyagulanyi riots 3 1

Some traders who opened shops on Friday are still in fear of anticipated rioting and looting.
19:19
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City 'Pastor' Augustine Yiga Arrested for Misleading Public on COVID-19 police spokesperson 1

Yiga, commonly known as ‘abizaayo’ reportedly used his Television Station to tell the public that there was no Coronavirus in Africa . He coined his argument on the fact that no single death had been declared in a number of countries, yet in the west, nations that were battling the disease had lost lives in hundreds.
17:56
17:56

IGP Withdraws 200 Police Officers Attached to KCCA Asan Kasingye 1 1 Top story

News of the withdraw of police officers from all KCCA installations and homes of Directors started circulating on Sunday night until was confirmed on Monday afternoon by Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga.
15:57
15:57

LDUs, Police Arrest 100 Suspected Thugs in City Swoop police spokesperson 1 Top story

Today’s operation comes six days after 18 people were arrested in a police swoop against suspected drug dealers and abusers in Kireka, Kyambogo and Banda.
17:22
17:22

Activist Storms Police Headquarters Demanding to Meet IGP Asan Kasingye 2 2 Top story

According to Namata, she went to the police headquarters on Monday to meet the IGP on appointment to complain about police brutality but was turned away by the police guards.
11:07
11:07

UPDF to Try 100 LDUs for Gun Misuse Local Defense Unit 1 2

According to source, close to 100 LDU personnel are expected to stand trial. Major Yusuf Katamba, the 1st Division UPDF Spokesperson has confirmed the forthcoming trial of the LDUs.
18:25
18:25

Landlord Detained for Hosting Prohibited Meeting Bobi Wine 1

Onyango declined to confirm whether or not the six were arrested for political reasons insisting that their meeting wasn’t authorized by police. He says after arresting the suspects, police recovered red berets and red overalls, which are synonymous with People Power activists.
18:51
18:51

More than 130 Remanded For Possession of Narcotics Luke Owoyesigyire 3 Top story

Prosecution told court that on September 18th, 2019 while at Mabito in Nateete in Rubaga Division, the accused persons including 70 women and 65 men were found with smashed and rolled sticks of marijuana ranging from 18 to 40 without lawful excuse.
13:04
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Suspected Thug Shot Dead Stealing Lubaga Catholic Shrine Offertories security guard 2 Top story

According to Onyango, the guard who is attached to Securex Security Company heard the break-in and responded by releasing bullets that killed Otuke.
19:54
19:54

Uganda Crane's Number One Fan ‘Uncle Money’ in Trouble for Alleged Murder Busoga East 1 Top story

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, confirmed Ssewanyana’s arrest, saying he is being questioned to establish his role in Tumusiime’s death. According to Onyango, the deceased’s relatives insist that he was thumped to death by Ssewanya and his group.
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Police Explain Ayebare's Alleged Kidnap Polly Namaye 1 1

Nagirinya was kidnapped outside her home in Lungujja, Rubaga Division alongside her driver cum Boda boda rider, Ronald Kitayimbwa on August 8th, 2019. Their lifeless bodies were found dumped at Nama Sub County in Mukono district three days later.
11:29
11:29

Two Arrested Over Separate Fire Incidents at Namayanja's Home Luke Owoyesigire 1 1 Top story

According to Oweisigire, the first fire incident happened on Thursday evening when the annex housing a saloon and gym burnt to ashes. He says the second incident was recorded on Friday morning when fire started in the main house in the sitting room but was put off.
15:37
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Man Fakes Kidnap After Stealing His Boss's Money Police Spokesperson 1 2

Onyango says to his surprise, Kato’s boss discovered that several mobile phones and items had been sold but the money was nowhere to be seen. It is at this point that he notified police, saying Kato could be hiding with his money and not kidnapped as claimed.
07:36
07:36

Police Boss Shoots Two Intruders Dead Luke Owoyesigyire 1

According to Owoyesigyire, Kasibante shot the intruders in self-defense to protect himself and property from the intruders. He says there were five intruders but three of them managed to get away.
11:21
11:21

EU, Police Takes Fight Against Crimes to Masaka Slums drug abuse 3

Michael Kisitu, the coordinator of the project International Organization for Migration told the meeting that the project is intended at boosting trust between slum communities and police to exchange ideas on preventing radicalization and strengthening stability to fight crimes such as terrorism.
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Four Arrested in Clash Between Kalerwe Market Vendors, KCCA Officers law enforcement 1 3 Top story

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Deputy Spokesperson Kampala Metropolitan Police, says the suspects are locked up at Wandegeya Police Station for inciting violence. He declined to divulge details, saying the operation that led to the arrest of the suspects was conducted by KCCA, which handed them to police.
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