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19:55
19:55

Travellers Stranded in Fort Portal As Taxis Hike Fares 4 1

At Nyakaseke Taxi Park, transport from Fort Portal to Kasese has increased from 10,000 Shillings to 20,000 Shillings, Fort Portal to Rwimi from 5,000 Shillings to 10,000 Shillings while Fort Portal- Kibiito is 6,000 from 3,000 Shillings.
12:56
12:56

Alleged "Anti-Gov't" American Arrested in Fort Portal 1

In a statement posted on Twitter by Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga, a team from Special Investigations Division in Kireka arrested Smith on MOnday Morning for his alleged involvement in anti-government subversive activities.
17:38
17:38

Police Partners with NGO to Pilot Digital Storage of Case Files 3 1

The Rwenzori West regional police spokesperson, Vincent Twesige, said that the manual storage of files has been a challenge to them for long. He said some people give up on their cases and criticize police because their files get mixed up and delay the justice system while others disappear completely.
13:15
13:15

Police Tips Mobile Money Agents on Safety 2 1

Rwenzori West police Spokesperson, Vincent Twesige, said that agents should stop allowing withdraws of millions of money by customers at night, saying they have information that some robbers ask to withdraw huge sums of money to see if the agent has it before they can launch their attack.
07:44
07:44

Brig Kayanja Takes over as Mountain Division Commander 2 1

Kayanja has replaced Brig-Gen Moses Kwikiriza who was the commander of the division since 2019 when it was created.
13:46
13:46

Police Stuck With Bodies of Bunyangabu Fuel Tanker Accident 1

Vincent Twesige, the Rwenzori West Regional Police spokesperson, the deceased’s bodies were taken to Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital. He says three of bodies had been burnt beyond recognition. Twesige says two of the bodies have been reclaimed by their relatives after matching their DNA.
16:24
16:24

Dozens Turned Away from King Oyo's 25th Coronation Anniversary 1

Today Saturday, King Oyo is marking 25 years since he ascended onto the throne as the King of Tooro. Normally, thousands of people from Tooro and abroad throng the palace to celebrate the coronation anniversary that is locally known as Empaango.
13:52
13:52

UPDF Helicopter Evacuates Injured Soldiers adf rebels 1

A Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF helicopter has evacuated injured soldiers from Fort Portal to Kampala, raising suspicion about causes of the injuries.
12:01
12:01

UPDF Deploys at DRC Border major peter mugisa Top story

Major Peter Mugisa, the second Division army spokesperson, says the deployment follows reports that ADF rebels plan to enter the country through Bundibugyo district.
12:08
12:08

UPDF Officer Implicated In Ntoroko Shooting Dies

Lt. Col Richard Muhangi, the commander of the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces--UPDF 3rd Mountain Battalion who was arrested in connection to the death of two people in Ntoroko district, has died. Major Peter Mugisa, the Second Division UPDF Spokesperson attributed the death of Muhangi to over bleeding
07:05
07:05

Rwenzururu Royal Guards Surrender In Kabarole kasese clashes 1 2

Muneyi Yeremiya, a clan leader from Obusinga Bwa Rwenzururu who is in-charge of receiving the royal guards, says that 54 have so far surrendered, adding that they expect more to come out of hiding.
07:54
07:54

Karangura Residents Want Permanent Security Presence kabarole district 2

In the aftermath of fighting in the Rwenzori region, residents of Karangura Sub County in Kabarole district want permanent presence of security in the area.
18:40
18:40

Mumbere 's Wife Searched rwenzururu clashes 1

Nyabaghole Agnes Ithungu, the wife of Rwenzururu king Charles Wesley Mumbere, was today briefly held and searched at Fort Portal Central Police Station. The police searched her car and confiscated knives and batons belonging to her royal guards.
17:13
17:13

UPDF, Police Attack Armed Youths In Kabarole rwenzori region

The army and Police in Kabarole district have launched an operation against the Kirumira Mutima, a group of youths who have been attacking security installations in the area.
16:26
16:26

UPDF Recruitment: Big Number of Females Show Up In Bundibugyo

Out of the 90 applicants who turned up in Bundibugyo district to be recruited, 30 were females.
07:19
07:19

Local Leaders Skeptical of Community Policing lydia tumushabe 2

John Kyaligonza, the LCIII Chairperson Kabonero Sub County, says despite relative peace in the area, some residents in the area still fear to go back to their homes for fear of being attacked.
16:56
16:56

CMI Chief Warns Officers Against Subversion updf 1

Brigadier Charles Bakahumura was on Friday speaking at the passing out of UPDF intelligence officers who have completed a five-months course at the School of Military Intelligence at Muhoti Barracks in Fort Portal. The 76 trainees who include four females were equipped with skills in operational intelligence, counter intelligence, criminal investigations and evidence gathering among others.
14:31
14:31

Tooro King Enrolls For Military Training rwenzori diocese 1 Top story

King Oyo is at Fort Kasenyi Special Forces School, Entebbe, commonly known as Kasenyi Military School, for a three-month military training.
11:56
11:56

Who is Tooro Rebel Prince David Kijanangoma? queen best kemigisa 3 1 Top story

Little is publicly known about Kijanangoma, but close relatives describe him as a calm person. In the early 1990s, he went to the United States to study and work. While in USA, he also served as publicity secretary for the Ugandan North American Association (UNAA).
06:27
06:27

Unknown People Drop Leaflets Warning of Attacks in Kabarole july 5th attac 1

Mugenyi says that residents in the area have been receiving information about unknown people who have threatened to attack the sub county.
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