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15:54
15:54

Four Machete Suspects Arrested in Kawempe Joseph Ssebambulide 3 1

Salium Sseggumba, the Kitambuza zone defence secretary in the neighbourhood, where the suspects were found hiding, says that the thugs knew their victim well and were fully aware that her husband was away from home on a trip.
12:24
12:24

Family of Kyengera Gunshot Victim Pleads for Justice 4 1

Denzilanta Nabasirye, 44, a resident of Kyengera Town Council died on Tuesday last week after she was shot in the chest during a scuffle, as security teams arrested a man identified as Geoffrey Kitatta, who was disarming security personnel.
10:06
10:06

Police Initiates Auctioning of 500 Unclaimed Boda-Bodas in Kampala Boda-Boda riders 1 4

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said that more than 500 motorcycles have remained unclaimed at different police stations in Kampala Metropolitan area, posing a challenge of space at the stations.
16:58
16:58

Centenary Bank Manager Nursing Injuries After Acid Attack 2 1

“Police detectives at Katwe Police station who visited the scene said the liquid splashed on him burning him and the clothes he was dressed in. But the victim ran out to Makindye medical center close to the scene before he was rushed to Nsambya hospital,” he said.
14:38
14:38

Two UPDF Soldiers Injured As Vehicle Rams into Train 3 1

The soldiers were travelling in a land cruiser registration number H4DF2180. According to eyewitnesses, the soldiers were fleeing from angry boda-boda riders after knocking dead one person in Bweyogerere.
14:25
14:25

Two Arrested for Dumping Coffin in Mulago in Anti-Atwine Protests Augustine Ojobile 2 1 Top story

On July 27th, 2021, unknown dumped a coffin at Mulago Hospital with placards demanding Dr. Atwine’s removal, prompting police to swing into action and hunt for them. The d coffin, which was later removed by Police, had placards with words attacking Dr. Atwine.
11:47
11:47

Police Opens Fresh Inquiries Into Death of Student at Butabika Hospital Kampala-Jinja Road 2 1 Top story

According to available information, Mudoola arrived at the Luzira-based Butabika National Referral Mental Hospital on May 17 suffering from mental health-related problems. He, however, died two days later under suspicious circumstances. His mother, Annet Nabwire, says that they received news of her son’s death three days after.
16:02
16:02

Driver Arrested For Knocking Dead Police Constable 1 1

Rujjumba, was driving a BMW registration number UAP 122Z when he knocked Owili who was riding a motorcycle registration number UP 7965 Yamaha along Ggaba Road near Kampala International University while on official duties.
16:34
16:34

Hawker Commits Suicide over Broken Relationship 1 3

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire has identified the deceased as Brian Mugarura 28 years who ran outside his house and threw himself into a drainage channel today.
17:01
17:01

Assailants Kill Former UN Employee in Kasangati 3 1

According to Owoyesigyire, Muwonge met his death in the wee hours of Monday morning. His lifeless body was found by one of his relatives covered in a Polythene bag outside in his compound. Owoyesigyire says that the assailants took off with the deceased’s mobile phones, saying that they are treating the case as an aggravated robbery.
14:51
14:51

Former Makerere University Student Found Dead 1 1 Top story

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson identifies the deceased as 27-year-old James Eyangu, the former president of Makerere College of Veterinary Medicine. He graduated on Wednesday in Biomedical Laboratory Technology.
08:57
08:57

Firebase Crew Member Found Dead After Three-Day Search eddy mutwe 1 1

Apedel has been part of the soldier's brigade, a wing that was responsible for providing security to NUP campaign teams in the recently concluded general elections. He is also one of the firebase members who survived the Kalangala swoop in which more than 90 members of NUP were arrested and subsequently charged.
16:32
16:32

One Killed as Minibus Rams into Immigration Office Perimeter Wall Kampala-Jinja Road 3 1

According to eyewitnesses, the Isuzu minibus registration number UAW-298N that was heading to the city centre lost control and rammed into the wall of the Internal Affair Ministry. It also knocked two people who were riding on a motorcycle registration number UES-978X.
16:49
16:49

Two Dead, Three Injured in Nsambya Police Truck Accident 3 2

The Hino truck registration number UP 5638 failed to brake and rammed into three motor vehicles Registration numbers UAX 851J, UBD 944J, UAS 427S and three motorcycles, all with passengers. The accident happened at Nsambya Sharing junction this afternoon.
16:36
16:36

How Thugs Posing as NWSC Staff Robbed 100M from Kyambogo Residence 1 2

A video that was captured by CCTV cameras within the premises shows the thieves who were disguised as employees of the National Water and Sewage Cooperation -NWSC entering the private residence at lower estate in Edinburg Avenue, Kyambogo Kampala and holding the occupants captive before taking off with the cash.
07:51
07:51

Senior Six Student Found Dead in School Ceiling 1 1 Top story

Preliminary police findings indicate that on March 22, 2021, the deceased, who had health complications, went to the school headteacher, Rogers Kimbugwe, and asked for permission to return and pick money for medicine, which was reportedly granted.
07:17
07:17

Assailant Kills Ntinda Restaurant Manager 1 2 Top story

‘Our officers have retrieved the footage both from the restaurant and Fraine supermarket that shows the suspect coming in and leaving the premises around 11:00 pm. We have recovered the knife and other exhibits that will help investigations as the hunt for this killer continues,” said Owoyesigyire.
18:55
18:55

UNEB Scout Held For Possession of Suspected PLE Papers 3 1 Top story

“He was found with different PLE examination papers deemed to be for this year’s exams at one school in Kyaliwajjala called Little-Lina primary school, one person at this school was suspicious and alerted police,” said Owoyesigyire.
19:01
19:01

Four Men Arrested over Matugga Businesswoman Murder 1 2

The four suspects identified as David Kizito, Walusimbi William, Katamba Ken and Atim Ronald are believed to have unlawfully killed Jessica Nansubuga, a 38-year old business woman in Matugga Mabanda town of Nansana Municipality in Wakiso District on Thursday night.
16:57
16:57

Police Bust Makindye Motorcycle Theft Racket, Two Arrested 1 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire identified the suspects as Robert Mugisha and Sam Muyomba, these were arrested in an operation by Katwe police Division that targeted gangs that rob motorcycles in areas of Bunamwaya and Ndejje.
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