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15:29
15:29

Two Men Killed in Entebbe victim 1

Nyinomukama says her husband has for the past one year been involved in a land wrangle with the group, which had threatened to kill him.
21:22
21:22

Ebola Vaccination to Start in Ntoroko District arua

The Health Ministry Spokesperson, Emmanuel Ainebyoona told URN that the ministry has decided to start with Ntoroko because it is at high risk.
08:53
08:53

Police Arrest Fourth Suspect in Rwego's Murder luke owoyesigyire 1 Top story

Police are hunting for the security guard who reportedly provided the group with information indicating that the deceaseds wife, Dora Asio, an accountant by profession usually returns home with cash. The guard is also said to have given the group a plan on how they could access the house during his absence.
11:00
11:00

Family Recovers Child after Paying Ransom fort portal 1

Godliver Twinomugisha, the Officer in Charge of the Criminal Investigations Department at Fort Portal Police Station, says their attempts to apprehend the kidnapper hit a dead end because he used a stolen mobile phone from the childs relative about one week back.
17:42
17:42

Ex-convict Arrested for Masterminding Kidnaps police 1

Babirye was picked up from Kamuli district last week in connection to the kidnap of two children from Nsangi town Council in Wakiso district. She was tracked down by a team of detectives from Kampala Metropolitan Police and Nsangi Police Station when she called the parents of her victims demanding a ransom of Shillings 5 million.
19:56
19:56

Busongora North MP William Nzonghu Fears For His Life parliament 1 3

Nzoghu says that during the course of last week, he noticed people trailing him from home and around different spots in Kampala. He says that although he does not know why he is being trailed, he needs assurance from the government that his security is guaranteed.
20:07
20:07

Kadaga: Kirumira Spoke Against Corruption, Indiscipline in Police uganda police 2

Prior to his assassination, Kirumira reported death threats on his life on February 28th, 2018 at Lungujja police station, saying unidentified people had trailed him with numberless motorcycles for a couple of weeks.
07:31
07:31

Police Ignored Complaints of Death Threats From Kirumira investigation 1 Top story

Kirumira filed a complaint on February 28th, 2018 claiming that unidentified people had trailed him with numberless motorcycles for a couple of days and expressed fear for his life.
12:56
12:56

Fort Portal Workers Snub Meeting with Solicitor General's Representative wakiso 4 1

According to Singura, the municipal council invited the Office of the Solicitor General to explain to them salient legal issues, how they are supposed to be addressed and advise them on what to do for the technocrats who are becoming insubordinate to council.
14:06
14:06

Kassiano Wadri Sworn in As Arua Municipality MP district 3 1 Top story

Oulanyah, who delayed to appear at the swearing in venue, humorously told Wadri that he delayed because he was expecting a court injunction stopping his swearing in. He said Wadris swearing in gives some confidence to the institutions of the country.
15:43
15:43

Excitement in Kyadondo East as Court Grants Bobi Wine Bail resident 4

Voters in Kyadondo East started blasting Bobi Wines music in their shops and trading center minutes after Justice Mubiru approved his bail application.
11:59
11:59

Police Arrest Besigye city 1 Top story

The arrest of Besigye followed the deployment of several officers outside this home and those of other opposition politicians like City Lord Mayor, Erias Lukwago and Ingrid Turinawe, the FDC Women League Chairperson.
07:17
07:17

Gulu Trader In Trouble For Selling Expired Goods resident 1

Richard Ssanyu, a resident of Kagoma in Nansana Municipality in Wakiso district was picked up on Wednesday after he was found with six cartons of expired biscuit and toothpaste.
16:04
16:04

Arua Municipality Mayor Beaten by Angry Youths member 2 2

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police Commander has confirmed the incident but declined to divulge details, saying they are still gathering more information.
10:25
10:25

Arua Municipality Voting Kicks Off Amid Delays robert kyagulanyi 2 3

At most polling stations visited by our reporter, polling materials arrived by 630am while voting commenced between 8am and 8:30am. At Awindiri primary school F-Z and A-E polling stations that have 554 and 635 registered voters respectively, one of the presiding officers failed to show up and had to be replaced by the parish supervisor.
20:57
20:57

Businessman Released After Paying USD 7500 Ransom district 2

Ely Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says Mugabes family negotiated with the kidnappers to reduce the ransom money from USD 20,000 and settled for USD 7500. He says Mugabes family sent the money prompting his kidnappers to escort him to Ishasha border in the wee hours of Tuesday morning where they set him free.
07:41
07:41

Thugs Easily Accessing Chloroform From Pharmacies district 2

URN visited Eco Pharm, Friecca, City Pharmacy and Zodiac Pharmacy in Kampala and confirmed that a bottle of 200ml of Chloroform goes for between Shillings 40,000 and 70,000.
13:17
13:17

Entebbe Murders: Prosecution Lines up Five Witnesses resident 1 1 Top story

This morning, Babirye told court that they had received five witnesses to pin the suspects. The suspects lawyer, Evans Ochieng pleaded with court not to allow prosecution to bring the five witnesses.
07:28
07:28

Parents Storm School After Fire Outbreak health center 5 1 Top story

Jackeline Namugga is one of the parents who dashed to the school. Namugga, who was in her sleeping dress, says she lost her mind when she learnt about the fire outbreak and all she wanted was to physically confirm that her child was safe and sound.
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