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16:35
16:35

UPDF Soldier Knocked Dead in Jinja City police station

A soldier who declined to be named says that they gave their colleague first aid and rushed him to hospital, but he bled profusely and succumbed to the injuries on arrival. "We cleaned the wounds and rushed Oyet to Jinja hospital however, he lost a lot of blood and we lost him," he says.
10:42
10:42

Two Arrested Over Death of UPDF Sergeant in Magamaga security 1 1 Top story

Emoding was killed over the weekend and his body dumped on railway slippers in Magamaga trading centre, Mayuge district. His lifeless body was found with wounds on the neck, hands and legs.
14:53
14:53

UPDF Officer's Body Recovered deceased 1

Ouma's body was cited on Friday by fishermen and was retrieved from the river by the army.
19:12
19:12

UPDF Soldier Shoots Colleague Dead, Commits Suicide Jinja 1 1 Top story

It is alleged that the two soldiers attached to the marine brigade have been engaged in endless arguments, after Ouma refused to grant Katusiime a pass leave.
19:54
19:54

Soldier Shoots Suspected Thief Dead security 1

The shooting occurred at 3 am when unidentified suspects broke into the home of Joseph Masiga and Pallorin Kansiime. Preliminary findings indicate when the neighbours heard the houses being broken into, they raised an alarm which attracted a soldier who was guarding at a nearby house.
13:37
13:37

Family Questions Contradicting Postmortem Reports soldier 2

The Rwenzori Region Police Spokesperson, Lydia Tumushabe, says that after the first postmortem, some substances suspected to be poison were found in the deceaseds body prompting the police pathologist to send them to the Government Analytical Lab in Kampala for further analysis
15:09
15:09

Village Chairperson Detained Over Mob Justice district

Liira was rushed to Buyinda health center IV with severe injuries. He told URN on his sick bed that Balangaile got furious after spotting him with his daughter whose names have been withheld.
15:11
15:11

Woman Stabs UPDF Lover to Death police 1 3

Vincent Irama, the Jinja Central Police Commander, says eyewitnesses told him that the suspect left the scene of crime when Mujuni was already dead and ran to police to cover up the crime.
08:41
08:41

Soldiers to Remain in City Until LDUs Deploy police 3 1

Section 2091 b of the Constitution mandates the army to cooperate with civilian Authority in cases of emergency and natural disasters.
08:18
08:18

Police Foil Broad Daylight Robbery by UPDF Soldiers computer 1

Six people, two of them moving in military vehicles stormed Madhvani Building at around 1:30pm on Thursday masquerading as operatives from Uganda Revenue Authority URA.
10:34
10:34

NFA Evicts Over 200 Families from Forest Land uganda 1 5 Top story

Jenifer Nantume Egunyu, the Buvuma Woman Member of Parliament, says she is disappointed with UPDF for torturing the affected households to the extent of burning their houses.
18:33
18:33

UPDF Soldier Held Over Gun Misuse police 1 1 Top story

Mukungu, who claims to have returned from a Peace Keeping Mission in the Democratic of Congo-DRC, is accused of using his firearm to terrorize residents. His arrest comes a week after Soo Jun, the manager of Skyfat Leather industries lost Shillings 15 million to thugs at gun point in rock village.
11:06
11:06

3,600 LDUs Recruited in Kampala, Wakiso soldier 2

The 3610 recruits are the first to be recruited in an LDU force of 24000 that has been ordered for training and arming by the President in the three districts that form Kampala Metropolitan Policing area.
19:21
19:21

Katerega's Family Denies His Alleged Rebel, Terror Links village 3

To Ngujja, Katerega was a Muslim cleric who has been devoted to serving his religion, adding that he has been donating Islamic materials to mosques and leading prayers at home and in Kampala where he was an imam in one of the mosques.
16:00
16:00

Soldier Drowns in NWSC Dam sub county 1

Corporal Charles Omony, a soldier attached to the UPDF guard battalion in Gulu infantry barracks met his death while fishing in Oyitino-1 valley dam on Monday afternoon.
18:19
18:19

Dokolo Deputy DISO Wanted for Abduction home 2

Jimtom Aguta, the Dokolo District Police Commander, says they want Okello to explain the circumstances under, which the teenager came to stay at his residence for two weeks.
18:39
18:39

One Killed in Protest Against Bobi Wine Detention soldier

The deceased whose identity is yet to be confirmed was shot dead as police officers and military personnel fired bullets and tear gas to disperse crowds that had gathered to protest of the continued detention Robert Kyagulanyi, the Kyadondo East MP.
12:01
12:01

DP to Open Private Prosecution Over Gulu Shooting uganda 1

Now, Lyandro Komakech, the Gulu Municipality and Member of DP, says the party is considering private prosecution because of the strengths of the private prosecutor to have more control over the proceedings and gain a faster turnaround and final outcome.
18:45
18:45

Gulu Shooting Suspect Pleads Not Guilty member 1 Top story

Prosecution led by Captain Charles Ssekayita told court that while at Smiling Panda 2, a Pub at Kabedo Opong Parish in Bar Dege Division on August 4th at about 11:30PM Odaga shot three people to death and injured another.
18:06
18:06

Police Manpower Audit Finds 8,000 Ghost Officers report 1

According to sources privy to the report, Ochola has tasked the audit team to investigate and establish how the ghost officers came to be on the nominal roll.
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