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11:47
11:47

Rakai School Fire: Parents In a Dilemma As Case Remains Unsolved For Three Years 1 1

Rose Nalubowa, a member of the school’s governing board, explains that there is nothing much going on with the case since the suspects were remanded. She says that they have not received feedback from the investigating and prosecution authorities on the status of the case.
14:32
14:32

30 People Displaced by Oil Pipeline Die Before Compensation, Families in Quagmire 7 1

According to Richard Orebi, the Programmes Associate-GRA, the issues of PAPs that have died and families that are stranded in these districts are often coming up in the community monitors’ reports.
07:17
07:17

Rakai Worker's Representative Arrested for Alleged Extortion

In his statement, Birinomutonzi claims that Kiwanuka approached him in March this year after submitting his application for a job in the ICT department. The suspect reportedly asked him to pay a bribe if he wished to get the job.
17:52
17:52

90-Year-Old Woman Collapses to Death after Losing Court Case

The protest followed the death of a 90-year-old woman, who collapsed and died after losing a battle to reclaim 10-acres of land said to have been taken over the diocese. The deceased was identified as Maliseria Nakintu 90, a resident of Butale-Kaduggala village.
09:49
09:49

Suspect Denies Involvement in Rakai Pastor Killings ponsiano lwakataka

Fegansi told court that he was picked up on August 13, 2013 for illegal entrance into Uganda and wonders how he could have participated in the killings.
15:42
15:42

Murder Suspect Remanded for Threatening Violence

According to Nabukenya, the suspect has been threatening her and other family members of severe consequences since he was granted bail by Masaka High court.
19:04
19:04

Uganda Seeks Tanzanian Help In Arresting Kiwedde prison escape 1

Uganda security agencies have asked Tanzanian authorities to help hunt for Pastor William Muwanguzi aka Kiwedde, who escaped form Mutukula prison.
15:59
15:59

Cannibalism Victim\'s Husband Missing As Suspects Prepare to Return to Court hacked to death 2

Police in Rakai district are once again searching for the husband of a woman who was allegedly hacked to death and eaten on March 23, 2014. The husband Deus Bandihihi was the key witness against 13 people accused of cannibalism. URN has learnt from the Bandihihi\'s relatives that he has been missing from his father\'s home in Kazinga Village, Kyarurangira Sub-County for three months now.
13:59
13:59

Slain Pastor Mugambe Gets Replacement at Kyebe Pentecostal Church ponsiano lwakataka 3 Top story

It\'s now two years and two months since the death of Pastor Mugambe who was killed along with eight family members. Mugambe was killed along with his family on 13th January 2013 at Mutegombwa village in Kanabulemu village in Kyebe sub-county, Rakai district. The killing of so many people at once shocked not just Rakai district but Uganda.
10:29
10:29

Police Steps Up Search for Missing Kyebe Murder Suspects mystery killings 2

Early this year police disclosed the identities of the remaining suspects but they have since gone into hiding.
16:04
16:04

Couple Arrested for Causing Death of Daughter child abuse 1

A Rakai couple is in police custody following the death of their child during a domestic squabble. Initial reports indicate that the couple\'s 10-year-old child was hit by a brick during a physical confrontation between the parents. The child has been identified as Vicky Namatovu. The child\'s parents are Moses Lubega and his wife Rose Nakanwagi.
16:29
16:29

Guard Shoots Colleague Over Ludo Game firearms 1

Police in Rakai district are holding a private security guard for shooting a colleague in Kyotera town. The shooting incident occurred on Thursday night, 7pm, at a Simba Telecom shop in Kyotera. It involved two guards who work for Security Plus. The guards were supposed to be on duty at the shop.
15:23
15:23

Rakai CIID Officer Reinstated After Protests kyebe killings 1 Top story

The Rakai Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Officer, who had been transferred last week before solving the case of nine slain family members, has been reinstated.
13:22
13:22

Rakai CIID Officer Transferred Before Solving Nine Family Members Murder police transfers 2 Top story

Taban Chiriga, the Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Officer in Rakai, also the chief investigator in the Pastor Steven Mugambe murder case of nine family members, has been transferred. Uganda Radio Network (URN) has learnt of Chiriga\'s transfer to the CID Headquarters in Naguru from fellow detectives.
12:15
12:15

Rakai Man Gets 68-Year Jail Term for Defilement rape 1

Kyakuwa told court that after learning that, the suspect had defiled his daughter they reached an agreement that he would take full responsibility but he fled on learning that police was looking for him.
11:28
11:28

Man Tries to Burn Down Family Home Over Land Wrangles acid attack 3

The police in Kakuuto Sub-county in Rakai district have arrested a businessman in connection with an acid attack on his family members. The suspect has been identified as Anthony Bukenya (35), a solar and electronics dealer in Kakuuto town, and a resident of Kalivaliyo village.
13:53
13:53

Couple Killer Arrested After 2 Years On The Run ponsiano lwakataka 1 Top story

A man thought to be responsible for the killing of a husband and wife in their home in Rakai in 2013 has been arrested.The suspect Emmanuel Magembe was arrested at Mutukulu, trying to cross into Tanzania on Tuesday.
16:15
16:15

Slain Rakai Pastor's Family Protest Murder Case Mismanagement rakai killings Top story

Pastor Steven Mugambe\'s family has petitioned the Chief Registrar of Courts of Judicature over the mismanagement of his murder case. The Kyebe Pentecostal Church pastor was murdered along with 8 family members in Rakai district January 13, 2013.
14:17
14:17

Father, Son Arrested For Murder land disputes

Police in Rakai district are holding a father and son for murder. Sunday Kalibala and his son Tom Ssewanyana are the prime suspects in the death of a pit latrine digger identified as Andrew Mugumya.
17:43
17:43

Journalists Threatened for Covering Lwakataka Case press freedom

Taban Chiriga,the District CID, confirmes that he has received four cases of threats to journalists lives for covering the Lwakataka case. Chiriga says that police is investigating the cases.
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