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20:24
20:24

Security Beefed up at Jinja Nile Bridge Ahead of Presidential Nominations people 2

Unlike usual operations where only two traffic officers are seen manning the Nalufenya check point, today there are scores of armed Uganda People's’ Defense Forces-UPDF personnel, general duty police officers and field force police unit personnel.
07:27
07:27

People Power Considering ‘Plan B’ after Botched Consultative Meeting law 4 1 Top story

According to Ssenyonyi, what transpired at Ndeeba is a clear indication that whatever they do will be reject by police, which keep hiding behind sections of several acts.
12:49
12:49

New NIRA Board Chairperson Wants Changes on National ID Replacement System district 2 2

“Government is paying money on a decentralized system for the Organisation. We have to know what happens in the districts. Why can’t some of these services be executed in the districts? Why do you have to bring the whole Uganda here [in Kololo] and expose our weaknesses?” Biribonwa questions why all services are being offered at the Kololo-based NIRA headquarters.
14:24
14:24

Business, Transport on Standstill as Police Battles ‘People Power’ Supporters meeting 1 1

Multitudes of youths have taken to the streets to challenge the arrest of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, also known as Bobi Wine, who was arrested early today, alongside Bugiri Municipality Member of parliament Asuman Basalirwa, Kawempe North MP Latif Ssebaggala, Tonny Ssempebwa, the Kasangati LC III Chairperson and one Waiswa Mufumbira.
20:00
20:00

Five Dead, Three Injured in Lwengo Road Accident investigation 1

The accident occurred at Kyabbogo Village, in Kingo Sub-County when a speeding registration number UAU 523M heading to Kampala from Mbarara rammed into a Toyota Noah registration number UAN 429H whose driver had made an abrupt U-turn.
19:12
19:12

Mak Student Leaders Pessimistic About Outcome of Council Meeting Makerere University 1 1

Marion Kirabo, the guild minister for Gender, Ethics and Integrity who was also part of the students’ team that presented in council said they are pessimistic about the outcomes of the meeting.
20:18
20:18

IGP Orders Release of 'Idle and Disorderly' Suspects district 1 Top story

“By copy, hereof, the Executive Director Kampala City Council Authority is also asked to comply with the directive of H.E the President of the Republic of Uganda,” Ochola directs. ‘Idle and disorderly’ laws form part of what are usually referred to as ‘vagrancy laws.’
18:08
18:08

Tension in Kaabong Over Death of Young Woman accusation 1

19-year-old, Juliana Nakwang reportedly met her death at the hands of another teenager following a misunderstanding.
18:54
18:54

Suspected Grenade Attack Scares Residents Jinja 2 1 Top story

The blast is said to have occurred around 1:30am this morning in the home of Bernard Mukoye throwing residents in fear of attack by robbers.
14:18
14:18

EAC States Asked to Embrace Joint Military Trainings people 2 1

Speaking at the graduation ceremony of 64 officers who underwent a four months’ instructors’ course of intake 30/2019, at junior command and Staff College in Jinja district on Saturday, Byarugaba argues that, joint trainings contribute to brotherhood within the forces that will selflessly lookout for their neighbours when cases of insecurity arise.
17:15
17:15

Bobi Wine Composes Song Against Police people 1 1

In his new song dubbed ‘Afande’, Bobi Wine pleads with the men and women in uniform to stop being used to violate citizen’s rights.
07:41
07:41

State Opposes Awadh's Application Challenging Deportation Orders people 1 Top story

Fatuma says they have now fully settled in Uganda and currently reside at Kajjansi in Wakiso District where her late husband and sons built a home.
16:17
16:17

Ongwen's Defense: Gov't Put Civilians in Harm's Way people 1 Top story

According to Ayena, the camps became soft targets for LRA rebels who were looking for livelihood and weapons. After forcing people from their villages into concentrated camps were the LRA previously derived food and other necessity, the only gateway to such livelihood including food became attacking the military rings around the camps, Ayena said.
14:46
14:46

I Connected Kipoi to Rwenzori Rebels - Witness people 1 Top story

According to Muhumuza, he was surprised by the questions and asked Kipoi why he was asking him such questions. Kipoi reportedly replied that M23 was comprised of Ugandans and Rwandese who would be difficult to deal with as they plot to overthrow government.
13:22
13:22

Proposed Deployment of LDUs Draws Mixed Reactions from City Residents police 6

John Bosco Karwanyi also a Boda boda rider and resident of Kifumbira zone in Kamwokya, says the LDUs should be deployed in rural areas with limited police posts and stations.
16:05
16:05

Local Defence Unit Deployment More Dangerous- MPs country 4

President Museveni is optimistic that the deployment will go a long way in curtailing such crimes until other security measures like the installation of security cameras in major towns are implemented. But Members of Parliament are worried that the deployment will instead increase the number of guns in the hands of unprofessional people.
16:23
16:23

Mityana Leaders Blame Massive Land Evictions on Impunity people 4 1 Top story

Speaking during the meeting, Joseph Luzige, the Mityana District LC V Chairperson, noted with concern the invisible hand of power brokers in the brutal evictions. According to Luzige, the brutal evictions are instigated by people who use their connections to bully people off their land.
13:19
13:19

DPP Withdraws Charges Against Re-Arrested Terror Suspects village 1 Top story

Anguzo informed Court that he had received orders from the Internal Affairs Minister for the deportation of Awadh Omar Awadh, Muhammad Hamid Suleiman and Yahaya Suleiman to Kenya.
16:10
16:10

Arua Municipality: NRM Members Scared for Their Safety people 3 1 Top story

Joyce Lekuru, the Arua District NRM Vice Chairperson, said it has become difficult for their members to identify with their party colors.
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