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Parliament Approves Death Penalty for Human Sacrifice Convicts 1 7 Top story

“Human sacrifice is a growing concern to law enforcement agencies, parents, child rights activists and the general public. Records from the Uganda Police Force show that human sacrifice cases have been steadily increasing for the last several years,” reads part of the committee report. A person who contravenes this provision commits the offence of human sacrifice and is liable, on conviction, to suffer death.
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Lwengo Village Chairperson Arrested over Missing Herdsman traditional healers 1 2

Lameck Kigozi, the Southern Region Police Spokesperson says that police raided Lubegas shrine and found two human skulls.
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Gulu Police Investigates Suspected Ritual Killing human sacrifice 1

Police in Gulu district are investigating suspected ritual killing of a man after finding his body with some parts missing.
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Hoima Police Hunt For Child Theft Gang human sacrifice 2

Florence Atim, the mother to Murungi says the family had lost hope of finding her daughter but she was pleasantly surprised to see her return home on Monday night.
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Family in Luuka Survives Mob over Child Kidnap luuka district

The village Vice Chairman Wilson Mulongo said he received reports about the disappearance of the seven months old baby from her mother on Wednesday. A subsequent search this morning uncovered the baby hidden in a bush situated about 50 meters from Kasadhas shrine.
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5 Arrested, Journalist Beaten Up in Bukomansimbi Riots press freedom 2 Top story

In the chaos, Dickson Mutebi, a reporter with Bukedde TV based in Bukomansimbi, was stoned by a group of protesters. Mubarak Ssebufu, a reporter with Buddu Media Group who was also at the scene, says the group accused Mutebi of airing reports that claimed Kalibala was engaged in human sacrifice.
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Court Defers Kato Kajubi's Appeal Hearing to Next Session human sacrifice

When the appeal hearing came up this afternoon, state attorney Simon Ssemalemba, informed the court that he was not ready to respond to Kajubi’s appeal as he had just received voluminous documents and that he needed some time to study them in order to ably respond to the appeal.
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Kamuli Man Kills Wife in Ritual Sacrifice human sacrifice Top story

Samson Lubega, the Busoga region police spokesperson says Ngobi was picked up this morning after his wife’s head was found lying in a pool of blood at their marital home in Nabitaama village. He says that during interrogations, Ngobi told police that he beheaded his wife to fulfill demands and the covenant he made with spirits in a shrine of unidentified witch doctor.
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2 Arrested for Kidnapping 38-year-old Man ritual sacrifice

Police in Rakai are holding two people for reportedly kidnapping a 38 year old man with intentions of sacrificing him.
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23-year-old Woman Escapes Human Sacrifice child sacrifice

A 23 year old woman in Rakai district has escaped being sacrificed.
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Kato Kajubi Sentenced to Life Imprisonment For Murder godfrey kato kajubi 2

Businessman Godfrey Kato Kajubi has been convicted for murder and sentenced to life imprisonment. Masaka High Court Judge Justice Mike Chibita found Kajubi guilty of murdering 12 year old boy Joseph Kasirye in October 2008.
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Rakai Police Arrest Two For Alleged Human Sacrifice ritual sacrifice

Police in Rakai are holding two people who are both relatives to a Tanzanian national who was lynched on Wednesday last week by angry residents for alleged child sacrifice.
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Kajubi Remanded Again Amid Protests human sacrifice 2

Businessman Godfrey Kato Kajubi has been remanded again to Masaka central prison amid rising tension from NRM supporters demanding for his unconditional release. Kajubi was remanded late last year days after his re-arrest for his alleged involvement in the ritual murder of a 12 year old child in Masaka in October 2008.
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