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10:20
10:20

Fort Portal Beverages Dealer Murdered, Robbed UGX 3M

According to Twesige, on Sunday at around 4 PM, the deceased together with his colleague Shaban Muhammed 16, left Kasusu trading center for Kijura Town council in Kabarole district riding a tricycle ( Tuk Tuk ) registration number UFL 409/C that they were using to transport Kombucha and soda for their custo
17:39
17:39

Man Kills Brother Over Pig

Vincent Twesige, the Rwenzori West Police spokesperson, says that the suspect told officers at the police station that he had killed his brother for killing his pig.
13:37
13:37

Councilor Accuses Clinical Officer of Assault 1

Murungi told URN that he recieved a tip from patients at the facility indicating that there was no midwife to attend to expecting mothers and rushed to see what was going on.
08:11
08:11

Kabarole Man Hacks Mother to Death 1 1

Richard Mwesige, the Kichwamba Village LC I Chairperson, who reported the matter to the police, said he could not verify the root cause of the conflict between Kasoro and her mother which resulted in her death.
18:38
18:38

Suspected Kidnapper Escapes from Katojo Prison Frank Baine 1 2

Frank Baine, on Thursday confirmed that Mugume had escaped. According to Baine, Mugume was on remand at Katojo after he had been charged at Fort Portal High Court with murder, kidnap and theft.
15:09
15:09

Two Arrested for Selling Purported COVID-19 Herbal Cure Fort Portal 1 1

The Rwenzori West Region Police Spokesperson, Vincent Twesige, says the duo was picked up on a tip off from community members who saw them selling the purported Covid19 herbal cure.
10:48
10:48

Police Officers Assault Journalists in Fort Portal Yoweri Museveni 4 1

Sylvia Kugonza, one of the journalists, says the incident occurred at around 7 pm on Wednesday when the journalists were returning from work. She explains that as they were approaching Kenya Commercial Bank branch in Kisenyi, Fort Portal, they met the Kabarole District Police Commander – DPC John Faustine Oese and other police officers on patrol.
10:31
10:31

Task Force in Tooro Struggling to Implement Covid-19 Directives 1 1

The task forces in Tooro say there are business operators especially bar and shop owners who are still operating in hiding which is undermining their efforts to prevent the spread of the deadly disease.
10:47
10:47

Fort Portal Supermaket Manager Arrested for Selling Donated Mama Kits Ruhandiika Street 2 1 Top story

Messach Byomuntura, the Research and Gender Officer at Rwenzori Anti-Corruption Coalition, who received the tip from the whistle blower, says it is illegal to sell things that have been donated to health centers and hospitals.
18:30
18:30

Six Arrested For Stealing Gun theft 1

The gun with 29 rounds of ammunition was stolen from Sergent David Nkwangu the Officer-in-charge Hakibale police post on December 3rd.
14:51
14:51

Elderly Man In Trouble for Raping 12-Year-Old 2 1

Patrick Bahemuka, the Officer in Charge of Karambi Sub County Police Post, says the suspect was caught red-handed raping the minor at his home in Karambi A village.
13:37
13:37

Family Questions Contradicting Postmortem Reports soldier 2

The Rwenzori Region Police Spokesperson, Lydia Tumushabe, says that after the first postmortem, some substances suspected to be poison were found in the deceaseds body prompting the police pathologist to send them to the Government Analytical Lab in Kampala for further analysis
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.
16:58
16:58

PS Bigirimana Robbed in Fort Portal 1

The stolen property includes an iPad that belongs to National Social Security Fund NSSF, another personal mini iPad, and official and personal documents.
15:10
15:10

Security Guard Arrested For Shooting Student In Fort Portal karambi sub-county 1

According to the Rwenzori Region Police Spokesperson, Lydia Tumushabe, eyewitnesses have told police that Ochelo shot Ali as he tried to disperse a mob that wanted to lynch a suspected thief at the supermarket.
16:01
16:01

Kabarole Residents, Police Search for Missing Special Hire Driver 1 1

Godliver Twinomugisha, the Officer in charge of Criminal Investigations Department at Fort Portal Police station, says Kakangas vehicle registration number UBD 026C was found dumped in Bukwali Village in East Division on Christmas morning.
12:45
12:45

Fawe Launches Campaign to End Violence Against Children ministry of gender 1 1

Mondo Kyateeka, the Commissioner of Youth and Childrens Affairs in the Ministry of Gender, Labor and Social Development, says figures in his office indicate that over 10,000 children in the three districts were married off by 2014.
14:15
14:15

Police Hold Self Confessed Child Kidnapper fort portal 1

Lydia Tumushabe, the Rwenzori Region Police Spokesperson, says the suspect was picked up from Kasusu in Fort Portal town on Tuesday night.
07:49
07:49

Police Investigates Veterans Chairperson Over Theft of UGX 1.2B fort portal 1 Top story

The Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations Department in Kabarole District, Godliver Twinomugisha has summoned Kinuge to report to her office not later than November 26, 2018, for interrogation.
14:37
14:37

85-year-old Burnt to Death Inside Her House fort portal 2 1

Godliver Twiunomugisha, the Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations Department at Fort Portal Police Station, says they have handed over the deceaseds remains to Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital for a postmortem as investigations are ongoing.
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