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15:44
15:44

Suspected Motorcycle Thief Lynched in Luweero annual crime report 1 2

Robert Ssekyanzi, the Chairperson of Luweero Boda Boda Riders’ Association alleges that the robbers hit Ssentongo with a hammer before he stole his motorcycle registration number UEA 594L leaving him unconscious.
17:43
17:43

Mob Justice Claims 17 in Luweero Judiciary 6

Robert Ssekyanzi the Chairperson of Luweero Town Council Boda Boda Riders Association says motorists have resorted to mob justice after losing several motorcycles to robbers.
17:52
17:52

Lango Leaders, CSOs Condemn Increase in Mob Justice Human Rights

Up to 11 suspected thieves have been lynched and burnt to ashes in the districts of Lira and Kole since July 2018. They include 32-year-old Solomon Odongo, a resident Anai village, Lira Sub County who was accused of killing a mobile money operator and escaping from lawful custody. On April, 17th, 2019, Jasper Okello Ongu, a local trader at Bala Trading Centre in Kole district was killed and the remains burnt to ashes. Just after a day, another suspected thief identified as Jimmy Owiny, a resident of Alito Sub County in Kole district was beaten to death and his body was set on fire.
07:25
07:25

Two Suspected Cattle Thieves Lynched in Arapai mob justice 2

Michael Odongo, the East Kyoga Region Police spokesperson, says police was called to the scene, but they found the suspects already dead.
07:50
07:50

One Lynched in Kotido Street Fight Uganda Police force

The Kotido District Police Commander, Apollo Kyangungu, says an angry mob descended on Lomongin and stoned him to death with stones and other sharp objects.
12:54
12:54

Another Person Killed in Entebbe Uganda Police force 1 3 Top story

Vincent Kasigwa, the Nkumba–Bukolwa Village Publicity Secretary, says he notified Mpala Police Station immediately he received information about the murder.
16:59
16:59

Suspected Cattle Thief Burnt to Death in Mukono mob justice 1 2

The suspects were on Thursday found travelling in a taxi registration number UBD 789E with two slaughtered cows belonging to Vincent Kamuzizi a resident of Kawomya village.
14:55
14:55

Seven Killed in Greater Luweero During Festive Season mob justice 1 2

According to the Police crime report for both Christmas and New Year holidays, out of seven murders, four people were killed in mob justice after they were suspected of stealing cattle and motorcycles.
15:09
15:09

City Lawyer Accused of Ordering Torture Of Suspect To Death mob justice 4

Salim Zimula, the area Parish councilor at Butuntumula Sub County, says by the time residents rushed to rescue Kalemera they found him dead adding that, Kiboneka and his men had left the farm. Zimula says they found the deceaseds body with multiple injuries on the legs, hands, buttocks, chest and private parts among others.
13:01
13:01

Mob Lynches Suspected Livestock Thieves lira district

David Ongom Mudong, North Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson, says Lira Police has retrieved the bodies of the suspects and their motorbike from the crime scene.
07:40
07:40

UPDF Deserter Lynched in Kisoro mob justice

The Police in Kisoro are investigating the circumstances under a 40-year-old man, believed to be a Uganda People Defence Forces-UPDF deserter, was lynched. The victim has been identified as David Kanyamahoro, a resident of Nyagicyebe Village, Rwaramba Parish in Nyakinama Sub County.
11:41
11:41

Three Held for Masterminding Killing of Suspected Goat Thieves mob justice

Charles Oumu, the Kaberamaido District Police Commander, says the trio is wanted for inciting residents to lynch 23-year-old Joshua Ejabu, a resident of Ararak village in Kaberamaido town council and a one Owale, a resident of Abedi village.
13:19
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Seven Arrested in Apac for Murder mob justice

Pamela Aguti, the officer in charge of the Criminal Investigations Department at Apac CPS says the suspects are all residents of Alyec-imalu cell, Akere Division in Apac Municipality. They include two crime preventers identified as Francis Olum and Bonny Otim and the area Local Council one chairperson, Margret Atoke among others.
10:32
10:32

Two Killed in Mob Action mob justice

An angry mob has attacked and killed two suspected thieves in Bulambuli district.
07:44
07:44

8 Mob Members Held For Suspected Robbery murder charges 1

Ahamed Madri, the Kaberamaido District Police Commander, says in addition to killing Ecingu, some of the mob members looted three cows, two goats and sheep belonging to Erebu.
11:15
11:15

Seven Held Over Death of Teenager mob justice 1

Ahamed Madri, the Kaberamaido District Police Commander, says the suspects are wanted in connection to the death of 17-year-old Erick Ecingu.
12:02
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Two Killed in Hoima, Police Hunting For Suspected Mob mob justice 1

Police in Hoima are hunting for a group of people who allegedly lynched a mentally-disturbed person in Buhimba sub county.
16:26
16:26

Five Houses Destroyed In Kagadi Witchcraft Brawl house fires

Five houses have been destroyed in Gayaza A. village, Paachwa subcounty in Kagadi district as angry residents forcefully evict a man they accuse of masterminding witchcraft.
16:22
16:22

Villagers Flee Homes After Mob Action murder charges

Joseph Kazibwe, an eye witness, says the residents descended on Nakalyango accusing her of bewitching Sonko over a land dispute. He says the mob members chopped off Nakalyangos hands and hacked her several times on the head.
18:25
18:25

Nadduli Gives Luweero Police Shoot to Kill Orders iron bar hit men 3 1

Vincent Ssekate, the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says the directive is unlawful and may not help to stop robberies.
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