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19:54
19:54

Soldier Shoots Suspected Thief Dead security 1

The shooting occurred at 3 am when unidentified suspects broke into the home of Joseph Masiga and Pallorin Kansiime. Preliminary findings indicate when the neighbours heard the houses being broken into, they raised an alarm which attracted a soldier who was guarding at a nearby house.
11:38
11:38

Investigation into Abiriga Murder Hits Dead-End crime

Records at the Criminal Investigations Directorate indicate that the only information available about the murder are ballistic analysis report, the Scene Of Crime report, mobile phone analysis, call print outs and seven witness statements, all of them different in the description of the gunmen and the shooting.
19:41
19:41

Nairobi Attacks: Al-Shabaab Claims Responsibility terrorism 1

We are currently conducting an operation in Nairobi, Al-Shabab spokesperson Sheik Ali Dhere is quoted by Al-Jazeera.
17:14
17:14

Explosion, Gunfire Reported in Westlands, Nairobi shooting 1 Top story

Initial reports indicated that there was an explosion outside one of the buildings before gunshots filled the air at around 3 p.m. Several people have been posting on social media indicating that they are holed up in buildings adjacent to Dusit Hotel.
11:07
11:07

UPDF Soldier Shoots Colleague, Two Civilians in Fort Portal lydia tumushabe 1

Lydia Tumushabe, the Rwenzori Region Police Spokesperson, says Tumuhimbise is wanted for shooting Sergeant Kenneth Mugisha, a soldier attached to Muhoti Barracks, Vincent Tuhaise and Kenneth Tafuga, both residents of Kyamukerege.
09:33
09:33

Three Held Over Dr. Gwaluka's Murder home

A police officer told URN on condition of anonymity that they had also recovered a gun that is believed to have been used in the attack from the home of the prime suspect.
15:56
15:56

Government dragged To Court Over Killing Of Kirumira Murder Suspect attorney general 1

In an application he filed this morning, Rwakafuzi says Kateregga was assassinated in cold blood by members of the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF, something that make it necessary for an inquest to be conducted as provided for in the Inquest Act of 1935.
07:33
07:33

Zaake Returns: Security Warns Against Procession shooting 1 3

The Mityana Resident District Commissioner, Captain Yahaya Matovu, says they will not allow a repeat of the situation that led to the shooting of four people when the MP was picked up in August.
06:57
06:57

Two Policemen Arrested Over Mityana Taxi Shooting mityana district 1

The two were arrested after a ballistic report showed that four different guns shot at taxi registration number UBA 869C, which defied a police directive to stop at Wabigalo Trading centre.
19:10
19:10

Kirumira's Friend Laid to Rest government 1 3 Top story

Steven Walugembe, a brother to the deceased, says that after learning about Kirumiras death at around 10pm on the news, he tried to call his sister but her phone went without reply.
07:20
07:20

Museveni Visits Kirumira's Shooting Scene, Interrogates Eyewitnesses resident 1 1 Top story

Following the shooting, president Museveni personally dashed to the crime scene. Museveni who arrived at the scene at around 11:50pm dressed in a cream jacket and his trademark hat signaled to residents who were watching from a safe distance to converge.
23:49
23:49

Kirumira Confirmed Dead at Lubaga Hospital shooting

The police spokesperson Emilian Kayima confirmed that the two were pronounced dead at Lubaga Hospital where there bodies are still kept
14:56
14:56

Kyagulanyi, Zzake in Alot of Pain-Oulanyah parliament 1 2

Oulanyah, who says Kyagulanyi, was uniquely humorous, told journalists that the legislator feels pain in the back. He noted that although Kyagulanyi is still in a lot of pain, he is out of danger.
09:51
09:51

Police Runs Out of Rubber Bullet Stock target 1 1

Police spokesperson, Emilian Kayima could neither deny nor confirm the lack of rubber bullets. He however, said the use of live bullets is not about what is in the armory but rather the intelligence at hand.
18:39
18:39

One Killed in Protest Against Bobi Wine Detention soldier

The deceased whose identity is yet to be confirmed was shot dead as police officers and military personnel fired bullets and tear gas to disperse crowds that had gathered to protest of the continued detention Robert Kyagulanyi, the Kyadondo East MP.
07:58
07:58

Bulambuli Residents Demand Action Against UWA Rangers investigation 6

Charles Gimadu, the LCI chairperson Mayiyi village in Bumugibole Sub County, says the shooting has triggered tension between the community and UWA rangers. He however, says no meeting has been convened to diffuse the tension regarding the use of the National Park by residents.
06:53
06:53

Police: Wadri's Supporters to Blame for Death of Bobi's Driver robert kyagulanyi 1 Top story

Police Spokesperson, Emilian Kayima, says people dressed in Wadris campaign t-shirts began pelting the presidents convoy with stones forcing security to open fire.
17:54
17:54

Human Rights Activists Ask Police Boss to Treat Shooting Victim sub county

Isaac Okalebo, the Executive Director of Human Rights Initiative Palisa Branch, says Shillings 2.5 million is needed to operate on Okia whose leg was shuttered by the shooting.
11:42
11:42

Judge Ssekaana's Guard Shoots Driver Dead deceased 1

In her statement recorded at Bukasa police station, Nagasha explains that when Mayega arrived at the gate, he greeted her and they started joking about how her gun functions.
12:26
12:26

CMI, CID Start Fresh Investigations into Kaweesi Murder police spokesperson 2

The process includes the reopening of the file, reassessing the scene of the crime and tracing any possible witnesses to the shooting that occurred more than 15 months ago. Kaweesi was gunned down together with his bodyguard Kenneth Erau and driver Godfrey Wambewo on March 17, 2017, a few meters from his home in Kulambiro, a suburb of Kampala.
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