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16:22
16:22

NIRA Officials in Jinja City Arrested over Extortion identity card 2 1

Their arrest follows complaints from national identity card applicants, who accuse the suspects of soliciting 20,000 Shillings.
16:58
16:58

Jinja CPS Cells Breakout: Leads Implicate Officers of Conniving with Wanted Criminals area 1 1

The Deputy RCC Peter Banya says the suspects were on security’s wanted the list for the past two years and their arrest was meant to serve as a relief to the affected communities, who had endlessly filed complaints against them. However, their "peaceful escape" without any of the cells guards firing to scare them off raises suspicion of an inside job.
07:53
07:53

November 18th Protests: Luuka Residents Recount Memories of Bobi Wine’s Arrest security 5 2 Top story

According to Mukaya, he was repairing a motorcycle for his client in a garage in Kiyunga trading center when protests broke out following the arrest of the National Unity Platform-NUP Presidential candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu during his campaign rally at Saza grounds.
08:06
08:06

Thugs Kill Security Guard, Injure Another Critically region 1 Top story

The gunmen shot Olupot several times in the head, chest and abdomen in the wee hours of Thursday morning killing him instantly.
13:53
13:53

Ssegirinya Granted Bail NUP 1

On Monday, Ssegirinya appeared before the Grade One Magistrate Jinja Anne Kyomuhangi and was granted a non-cash bail of One Million Shillings
18:58
18:58

31 NUP Supporters in Iganga Remanded arrest

The Grade One Magistrate Josephine Dembe remanded the 31 rioters to Busesa prisons in Bugweri district until 24th, November 2020.
16:35
16:35

Jinja NUP Registrar Arrested For Extortion member 1 Top story

According to Waiswa, their party seeks to promote democracy, saying they will discipline whoever undermines the principals of fairness.
16:56
16:56

Woman Arrested for Stealing Baby Police 2 1

Samuel Mpanimanya, the Child’s father, says the news of the theft of his child found him at his work place in Masindi district. He is happy now that the baby has been found alive.
12:49
12:49

Six Muslim Clerics Arrested in Masindi for Defying Covid-19 Directives Police 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson says that security operatives received information that the six with others still at large had converged and were conducting prayers at the Taquar mosque.
18:35
18:35

COSASE Threatens to Arrest Uganda’s Deputy Ambassador to Italy summon 2 1

According to the COSASE subcommittee members including the Kampala Central MP, Muhammad Nsereko, there are a lot of inconsistencies in Dr. Mumtaz’s submissions on the properties she dealt. He explains that Mumtaz initially mentioned three properties and changed to over 50, then over 100 and later over 200
17:42
17:42

People Power Activists in Jinja Arrested Kiira 1 4

The activists who were being led by their Busoga regional coordinator, Moses Bigirwa had on Wednesday planned to address journalists on their new activities when police officers attached to the field force unit surrounded the hall and arrested them.
14:50
14:50

Father Arrested For Selling Son Over Ritual Sacrifice district 1

Gamba’s mother, Olivier Naibilo says Ssebukera who disappeared in December last year showed up on January 1st, 2020 and confessed to have teamed up with four other people to sacrifice his child.
18:30
18:30

People Power Coordinator, Four Others Arrested for Staging Illegal Rally district 1 1 Top story

It is alleged that the suspects organized a political rally at Bunyiiro primary school in Nakalama Sub County in Iganga district on Sunday night leading to their arrest. Shortly after his arrest on Sunday night, Lugwire posted message on a WhatSapp group claiming that he had been roughed up by gunmen in a saloon car
15:53
15:53

FPU Commander Calls for Establishment of Special Court for Fishery Issues government 1

Akandwanaho notes that cases of illegal fishing practices have increased and over 2500 illegal boats commonly referred to as “bao tatu” and 800 beach seines have been impounded in the past seven months.
13:07
13:07

Dark Memories of 1966 Evoked as Family, Friends Celebrate Dr. Lumu's Life health 6 1 Top story

Henry Kyemba, the then Personal Secretary to Dr Apollo Milton Obote points out that as tension between Mengo and Obote continued rising, there were a lot of accusations. Kyemba notes that since Dr. Lumu was a personal friend to Kabaka Fredrick Muteesa, who was already at loggerheads with Obote, his arrest was unavoidable.
20:16
20:16

US Envoy Wants Children Mentored to Fight Gender Based Violence arrest 1 2

She was launching the annual 16 days of activism against Gender-based Violence at Waluwerere primary school in Bugiri district on Monday. The annual international campaign that kicks off on November 25, and runs until December 10, is used as an organizing strategy to call for the prevention and elimination of violence against women and girls.
18:44
18:44

UNEB Disowns Social Media PLE Papers school 1 3 Top story

Our reporter accessed the fake papers and compared them with the papers done on Monday but none of the numbers were similar. The UNEB Executive Secretary, Dan N. Odong has those behind the fake papers that they risk arrest.
13:59
13:59

EU Alarmed by Excessive Force and Arrests of Journalists at Mak Makerere University 1

The university has been the theatre of violence and the use of excessive force by law enforcement agencies, as students challenged a 15 per cent cumulative increment on tuition and functional fees. The increment, which started this academic year, will affect all first-year students, for the next five years.
16:32
16:32

Jinja Municipal Councillor Arrested For Soliciting Bribe accusation 1 1

Mbayo was caught red-handed while receiving a bribe of 500,000 Shillings from Lt. Edrine Ochieng, at plot 16 located along Naranbhai road in Jinja municipality.
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