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13:20
13:20

Kidnaped Kisoro Pupil Kisoro Recovered 1

Hakiza had worked at Bakunzi’s home as a casual laborer for about a month. However, on October 22, 2023, he disappeared with the victim.
09:55
09:55

Casual Labourer Kidnaps Pupil, Demands UGX 8M Ransom 2 1

John Mary Irankunda, a pupil at Nshungwe Primary School and resident of Kanyacucu village, Busengo parish Nyarubuye sub-county, was kidnapped by a Congolese national only identified as Hakiza on October 22, 2023.
07:51
07:51

Congolese Man, Ugandan National Handed Six Year Jail Term for Illegal Possession of Firearms 1

According to the prosecution, security got information that Gashendure had crossed into Uganda from Congo through the porous borders in Bunyangaro, Nyabwishenya sub-district with a firearm. A combined team of the Uganda Police Force and Uganda People's Defense Forces-UPDF followed him to Kisoro town, close to Stanbic Bank, where they apprehended him. Upon searching him, they recovered two hand grenades.
15:48
15:48

Withdrawal of Charges Against Kayihura Excites Kisoro Leaders, Residents 7 1

The charges including failure to protect war materials, failure to supervise police officers, and abetting kidnap were withdrawn on Wednesday before a seven-member panel led by Brigadier General Freeman Robert Mugabe.
14:19
14:19

Congolese National, Ugandan man Held over Illegal Possession of Firearms bunagana 1 2

Elly Maate, police spokesperson for Kigezi region says the two being questioned to establish the source of the firearms, the motive and if there are more accomplices.
11:18
11:18

Indian Businessman’s Murder Case Transferred to Kabale over Threats to Witnesses

Patel Kuntaj, 24 who operated a hardware shop in Kisoro municipality was shot and injured on October 27, 2022, by Eliod Gumizamu a police officer attached to the Nyakabande Refugee Transit Centre. Kuntaj later died at St. Francis Hospital in Mutolere due to excessive bleeding. Gumizamu reportedly appeared with a group of unidentified men and entered the hardware shop, pulled out a gun, and shot Kuntaj in the chest.
11:11
11:11

Kisoro Shooting: One Suspect Arrested

Dusabe, 34, a resident of Nyarurama village, Rutare parish, Chahi sub-county, was gunned down at around 11:30 PM on Saturday night.
07:32
07:32

Unidentified Assailants Kill Man in Kisoro 2

According to Elly Maate, the police spokesperson, armed individuals entered Dusabe's home and opened fire, resulting in severe injuries. Despite being rushed to Kisoro Hospital, Dusabe succumbed to excessive bleeding caused by bullet wounds.
10:56
10:56

Rwandan National Was Shot Smuggling Minerals- Security 2 1

Hajji Shafique Ssekandi, Kisoro Resident District Commissioner says that investigations indicate that Dushimimana together with a group of other yet to be identified people were offloading minerals from an ISUZU tipper truck registration number UAV 063F while on Ugandan side heading to Rwanda.
09:37
09:37

Suspected Smuggler Shot Dead in Kisoro 1 2

The smuggler only identified as Eric was allegedly shot in the wee hours of Thursday at the Ugandan-Rwanda porous border of Ghetto in Mupaka village, Chahafi town council.
11:56
11:56

Five People Including a Police Officer, Arrested for Illegal Possession of Military Hardware 2 3

Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Police spokesperson confirmed the arrests and stated that investigations into the matter are ongoing. Additionally, the suspects were found in possession of a loaded UPDF XK 576754 gun, hidden at Home Lodging on Kivenfere Road in Kisoro Municipality.
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