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16:10
16:10

Train Accident Paralyses Traffic in Parts of Kampala police 1 2

Ashiraf Bukenya, an eye witness and a bodaboda rider at Mukwano roundabout says that the truck which was fully loaded with maize grains could hardly brake at the time.
15:46
15:46

Prosecution Opposes Kitatta's Fresh Bail Application investigations 2 1 Top story

Kitatta applied for bail through his lawyer, Siena Owomugisha on grounds that he is the sole bread winner of his family comprising of three wives and 13 children who depend on him for survival.
19:32
19:32

Court Orders Unconditional Release of Bobi Wine's Body Guard grace akullo 1

In his ruling, Justice Sekaana said the continued detention of Mutwe is illegal and ordered that he should be released immediately and unconditionally.
12:12
12:12

Body of Unknown Person Found in Nsooba police 1 1

Mugwano Ivan, one of the residents of says the body of the man, with no particulars on him, could have been strangled to death. He had stains of blood all over the face and appears to have bled from the mouth prior to his death.
07:09
07:09

Age Limit Debate: Kayihura Warns Public Against Processions parliament

Kayihura says they have recieved information indicating that some people are planning to use the demonstrations to cause violence and mayhem in the city including targeting parliament.
12:05
12:05

Makerere Closure Paralyses Business police 2

Dickson Lukwago alias Musomesa operates a canteen in complex hall. Lukwago told URN on Thursday at his small canteen that the abrupt closure of the university has caused him huge losses.
16:53
16:53

Another Man Jumps off Garden City Rooftop suicide attempts 1

Amit Talreja, the General Manager of Golf Course Holdings LTD who reportedly called for emergency, told URN he was mesmerized by the attitude of the onlookers who were simply struggling for space to take pictures instead of helping the dying man.
16:07
16:07

FDC Fail to Appear For Interrogations police 1 1

URN has established that Oguttu and Amuriat wrote to the SID, saying they cant appear for interrogation because their lawyers are not available. They instead requested to appear on Tuesday when their lawyers are available, which was granted.
15:20
15:20

Gen. Sejusa in Custody at Nagalama Police Station 1

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, said Sejusa faces charges of disobeying lawful court orders. He is accused of attempting to visit Lukwago in breach of an interim court order issued by Deputy Chief Justice, Steven Kavuma banning all activities under the defiance campaign.
18:58
18:58

Christ the King Church Resists Police Attempts to Block Lunch Time Prayers fdc 1

Police deployed around Christ the King Church after news spread that the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party leaders led by Dr. Kizza Besigye had planned to attend the lunch time prayer at the church ahead of his swearing in as the peoples president on Thursday.
16:56
16:56

Gen. Sejusa Arrested at Lukwago's Home police

Patrick Onyango, the Kampala Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson has confirmed the arrest of Sejusa. According to Onyango, they picked up Sejusa for trying to visit Lukwago in breach of an order banning any activities under the defiance campaign.
14:51
14:51

Police Blocks UPC National Council Meeting 1

Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson Patrick Onyango says UPC did not follow provisions of the Public Order Management Act in convening the meeting that was due to take place at Emerald Hotel, Kampala today. The law requires organizers of public gatherings to inform the Police a week before the meeting.
18:44
18:44

Lukwago, 30 Others Out on Court Bail fdc 1

Prosecution accused the suspects of showing up for the prayers in defiance of the constitutional court order issued by the Deputy Chief Justice, Steven Kavuma on Friday last week banning all activities under the FDC defiance campaign.
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Police Maintains Deployment at Besigye's Home, FDC Headquarters besigye arrest 1 1 Top story

Polly Namaye, the Deputy Police spokesperson, says they will maintain deployment at various locations including the city center for the next four weeks as instructed in the court order. According to Namaye, they will not allow any unlawful activities to take place within the city center before president Yoweri Museveni is sworn in.
15:17
15:17

Kayihura Misleading Police into Rights Abuse – Besigye court 1

The comments from Dr Besigye follow the arrest of several opposition leaders led by FDC party President Maj Gen Mugisha Muntu and Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago from the party headquarters in Najjanankumbi, Kampala. The group was convening at the office for the weekly Free my Vote defiance prayers.
10:21
10:21

Police Surrounds FDC Headquarters, Scores Arrested 1 Top story

Ssemujju has described the deployment as unlawful, saying the party was not served to defend itself before the court order banning their activities was issued.
15:38
15:38

FDC to Take Defiance Campaign Prayers to Churches nrm 3 1

However FDC party President Maj Gen Gregory Mugisha Muntu told a press briefing at the party headquarters in Kampala that the prayers will not stop despite the court order. He describes the order as extraneous.
16:59
16:59

Besigye, Lukwago Appeal to International Community over Arrests fdc 2 1 Top story

The two opposition leaders told a press conference in Kasangati, Wakiso district, Wednesday that the level of impunity for the violence occasioned on opposition leaders and their supporters has reached unacceptable levels.
16:40
16:40

Besigye Finally Attends ‘Free-My-Vote' Campaign Prayers fdc 1 1

The development comes just a day after police summoned Besigye for allegedly disobeying lawful orders from police., Fred Enanga, the police spokesperson said Monday, that the summons are in regards to last Tuesdays incident in which Dr Besigye was intercepted at the Mulago roundabout on his way to the Najjanankumbi.
17:41
17:41

NRM, FDC to Hold parallel Victory Parties kcca 2 1

As NRM enthusiasts converge at Kololo Ceremonial Grounds to celebrate the ruling of the Supreme Court that validated the re-election of Yoweri Museveni for another five year presidential term, opposition parties led by Forum for Democratic Change-FDC will converge at Nakivubo Settlement Primary School.
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