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07:23
07:23

Government to Compensate Bundibugyo Families compensation 2 1 Top story

President Museveni told the residents that the army will be deployed in the mountains to protect the communities from further attacks. He also warned the local leaders to stop inciting the communities to engage in criminal activities.
07:57
07:57

Bundibugyo Death Toll Reaches 17 bundibugyo attacks 1 Top story

Martin Tukahebwa, the Bundibugyo District Police Commander, says the six people were killed when some of the residents took it upon themselves to avenge the deadly clashes on Wednesday which claimed eight Bamba and three Bakonzo community members.
17:48
17:48

Mumbere Yet to File Formal Complaint to Security About Threats rwenzori attacks 2

However, Bakari Muga, the Rwenzori Regional Police spokesperson says they have not received any formal complaint from Mumbere or any of his subjects about the threats.
12:13
12:13

New Rebel Group Reported in Eastern DRC adf collaborators

The RDC said the group has been named ‘Sikiryamuba' a Lukhonzo word loosely translated “Cowards never rule.” The RDC explains that Sikiryamuba is a formation of the remnants of the group that conducted the July 5 attacks in which over 100 people were killed in Kasese, Bundibugyo and Ntoroko.
10:53
10:53

Rwenzori Attackers Return Home after Rehab, Amnesty bundibugyo attacks 3 Top story

The suspects, who surrendered in July following a call by government promising amnesty, have been undergoing a three months rehabilitation exercise in Nuyo Camp Maliba Sub-county in Kasese District. They were trained in leaving by co-existence, financial management, patriotism, humanity and the constitution of Uganda.
19:31
19:31

MP Accuses Police of Training and Arming Ethnic Miltias in Rwenzori Region rwenzori insecurity 5 Top story

During the meeting, Muwanga Kivumbi, the shadow defense minister tasked Police to explain the ongoing training of 300 people under community policing in Rwenzori Sub-Region based on tribal lines.
18:19
18:19

Rwenzururu Prime Minister Granted Bail bundibugyo attacks Top story

The Army General Court Martial has granted bail to two Rwenzururu Kingdom Ministers. They are Noah Nzaghale, the Kingdom Prime Minister and Yoramu Mulema, the chairperson of Rwenzururu war veterans and the chief adviser to the Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere on security matters.
14:05
14:05

Rwenzori Attacks Bite Tourism Business in Busoga adf rebels 2

The attacks in Bundibugyo, Kasese and Notoroko districts are already affecting tourism in Busoga region. Several tour companies in Jinja have registered tour trips cancellations and amendments by tourists from abroad.
12:02
12:02

Gov't: We Guarantee Tourists Safety in Western Uganda bundibugyo attacks

This is to therefore, inform all domestic and international tourists that the combined forces of the Uganda Peoples Defence Force (UPDF) and the Uganda Police (UPF) successfully countered the attackers who were linked to the Rwenzururu kingdom and arrested several of whom it arraigned before the courts of law.
15:21
15:21

Security Recovers 10 Guns Stolen In Bundibugyo Attacks rwenzori attacks

Police say they have recovered 10 guns, 9 magazines and tear gas canisters stolen from them during the attack in Bundibugyo district on Saturday.
17:25
17:25

Govt Chasing Wrong Targets In Rwenzori Attacks - Mumbere bundibugyo attacks

Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere has broken the silence on the recent attacks in the Rwenzori region in which over 70 people were killed. Addressing a press conference at his Buhikira palace in Kasese town shortly after the arrest of two of his ministers today, Mumbere said that the government is chasing the wrong enemy by linking his Kingdom to the Saturday attacks in Bundibugyo, Kasese and Ntoroko districts.
15:35
15:35

Two Arrested in Kasese with 20 Machetes and 100 Knives updf 1

Fred Enanga, the Police Spokesperson has confirmed the arrest of the two men but declined to disclose their identities until they are done with the investigations.
17:28
17:28

4000 Flee Homes After Bundibugyo Attacks uganda red cross 1 2

More than 4,000 people have fled their homes following attacks in Bundibugyo and Kasese districts over the weekend in which at least 75 people were killed. The internally displaced persons (IDPs) have sought refuge at Bubukwanga transit centre.
13:49
13:49

President Museveni: Kasese, Bundibugyo Attacks By Schemers adf rebels 1 Top story

How did all this start? It started with Mr. Charles Mumbere, now HH Omusinga of the Bakonjo, coming to see me some years ago. When Mr. Mumbere came to see me, he wanted to be the King of the Rwenzururu. I told him that the Rwenzururu had been a Political Movement for equality. Why did he want to turn a political resistance movement into a monarchy?
07:50
07:50

Luweero Police On High Alert Following Rwenzori Attacks bundibugyo attacks 2

Now, Musa Nabende, the Savannah Regional police Commander says they have stepped up security in his area to prevent infiltration by wrong elements.
12:14
12:14

Bundibugyo Tense as RDC is Shot in Fresh Attack tribal clashes Top story

This morning heavy gunfire rocked Bundibugyo town lasting up to 30 minutes. It\'s reported that unknown people threatened to attack Bundibugyo police station, but were repulsed by a combined effort of the UPDF and police. Three of the attackers have been arrested.
15:54
15:54

IGP Kayihura Summons Security Meeting Over Rwenzori Region Attacks insecurity

Kayihura who arrived in Fortportal this morning will meet all members of the district security committees in Western Uganda and discuss with them measures of scaling up security against the armed gangs that have crept up on the region.
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