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06:58
06:58

Tension As Link Bus Catches Fire Gen Katumba Wamala 1 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, said that "Our fire prevention and rescue services officers responded on time, fortunately, the fire had been extinguished by other first responders using a nearby fire extinguisher, water, and sand." According to Owoyesigyire, all the passengers escaped unhurt.
17:32
17:32

Four Suspects Arrested over Forex Bureaus Robberies 3 1

Police Preliminary findings indicate that the suspects have been renting shops on different buildings, targeting places close to Forex bureaus, and shops dealing in Electronics, with an aim of robbing money and appliances.
14:49
14:49

UPDF, Police Investigate Assault Of Traffic Officer by Soldier Kiseka Market 2 1

The Defense Ministry Spokesperson, Brig Gen. Flex Kulaigye told URN that the investigations will establish what transpired at the scene, adding that whoever will be found in the wrong, will be handled according to the law.
16:08
16:08

Machete-Wielding Thugs Raid Homes in Rubaga, Injure 2 3 1

The group of thugs armed with pangas, clubs, and stones raided three separate homes in Kinonya zone-Masanafu at around 2:00 am.
17:02
17:02

Machete-Wielding Thugs Raid Homes in Kyengera, Injure 7 1 1 Top story

Four of the machete victims are tenants at the home of Frank Matovu and his wife Sarah Nalubwama, which the thugs attacked around 1:00 am.
07:10
07:10

CID Probes Suspicious Death of Dembe Trading Enterprises Driver 1

Preliminary findings from Jinja-Road Police Division, indicate that the driver was quizzed about missing merchandise worth 2 million Shillings, and when he failed to explain or deliver the money as requested, one of the company directors handed him to security guards who pounced on him like angry lions.
17:28
17:28

UPDF Deserter Arrested For Attempting to Disarm Police Officer 1 2 Top story

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire identifies the suspect as Hussein Kakonge, 46, a UPDF deserter and a former guard with Security 2000 in Muyenga suburbs.
17:02
17:02

Assailants Kill Boda-boda Rider, Rob Motorcycle 2 1

The deceased has been identified as Bukenya Gilbert a a boda-boda rider in Kira municipality and resident of Kyaliwajala, who was killed by assailants that wanted his motorcycle.
17:04
17:04

Lawyer Mabirizi Finally Arrested Kyambogo University 1 Top story

The arrest of Mabirizi comes exactly a week after the High Court Civil Division Judge Musa Ssekaana issued an order directing every Police officer in Uganda to arrest him upon sight and be taken to Kitalya Mini Max Prison to serve an 18 months punishment for continued attack of judicial officers.
16:41
16:41

Mobile Money Attendant Shot Dead in Bizarre Scuffle at Kyengera 1 2

Kampala Metropolitan Police Deputy spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire has identified the suspect as Geoffrey Kitaka, a boda-boda rider at Wakimese estate stage, who behaving in an insane manner staged a roadblock near Hash petrol station in Kyengera.
14:28
14:28

Three Family Members Electrocuted in Nsangi 2 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says that preliminary findings indicate the accident resulted from illegal power connections within the area.
12:16
12:16

Five Pupils Killed in Two School Fires Kawempe Division 2 1 Top story

The four are said to have died in the fire that caught one of the pupils’ dormitories at around 3am this morning. The victims have been identified as Tena Denge, Bashira Nabawesi, Julian Nakalanzi, all in primary one and 7-year-old Hasina Nakawuki, a primary two pupil.
19:10
19:10

Kenyan Killed in Lubowa Estate, Boyfriend on the Run 1 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson identified the deceased as Lydia Wanyuki a maid in Munyonyo who was killed by Patrice Ochen in one of estates in Lubowa, in Makindye-Ssabagabo, in Wakiso District.
11:50
11:50

Suspected Girlfriend Arrested over Death of UNRA’s Human Resource Manager 1 1

Now Owoyesigyire without revealing the name, said the woman suspect who was in a relationship with the deceased was part of the trio who drove Kamoga to the hospital and fled immediately.
09:46
09:46

Over 60 Spend Weekend in Police Custody Over House Party kira road police 1 3

A police officer from Kira-Road Police Division who participated in the operation, says that the suspects were partying and drinking while playing loud music in violation of the government restrictions on social gathering as part of the COVID-19 containment measures.
16:09
16:09

Suspected Nansana Machete Attackers Arrested After 3-Month Hunt Wakiso District 1 1 Top story

According to Police records, the same gang group participated in other robberies in Wamala zone-Nansana on May 18th, 2021 where they raped one of the victims. One of the gang members met his death on July 13th, 2021 at the hand of the mob in another foiled robbery in Kyebando in Kawempe Division.
18:50
18:50

Man Held over Machete Attacks in Makindye Division 1

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says that Joshua Akanyijuka a 30-year-old resident of Nkere zone in Katwe was arrested following the recent attack and murder of a two-year-old child in Kanakurya Zone.
17:40
17:40

Police Launch Operation Against Numberless Vehicles in Kampala Alex Nuwagaba 3 2

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said that the crackdown follows increasing vehicles without number-plates on the roads which is not only against the law but also, the same vehicles are mostly being used by criminals.
17:08
17:08

Police Arrest 68 in City Swoop Nakivubo Channel 2 1

Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan Metropolitan Deputy Police spokesperson, says that some of the victims of mugging have severally filed cases after losing their property to criminals who often try to push them into Nakivubo water Channel.
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