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14:41
14:41

Two Dead, 26 Injured in Jinja-Kampala Highway Accident 1

Ssezibwa regional police spokesperson, Hellen Butoto blames the accident on speeding, stressing that the two commuter vehicles involved were attempting to overtake a struggling truck from a narrow point in the highway.
13:28
13:28

Lugazi CDO On Run Following Accusations of Extortion Lugazi Municipality 1

Hellen Butoto, the Ssezibwa Regional Police spokesperson, says that the secretary is locked up at Lugazi CPS as investigations into the matter are ongoing. “CDO Nahone Ruth of Lugazi municipality is still on the run,” she said.
12:36
12:36

Security Guard Succumbs to Wounds after Attack on Petrol Station 1 3

Abiriga is among seven people who were attacked by twenty machete and stick-wielding thugs at around 3: 00 am on Monday at Magnum Pump fuel station in Kitega Cell in Lugazi Central Division in Lugazi Municipality in Buikwe District.
17:52
17:52

Buikwe Seed School’s Failure to Replace Stolen Computers Worries ICT Candidates 3 1

Buikwe District District Education Officer- DEO, Julius Kizito Musisi, says that the issue of the missing computers was raised to his office and he reported the matter to the police for investigations.
13:29
13:29

Kiyindi Resident Accuses Police of Damaging His Manhood 2

Deo Wasswa, 27, a resident of Kiyindi LC I in Kiyindi town council alleges that on June 15th, 2022, officers from Kiyindi police station stormed his residence under the command of John Bosco Amandara and ordered him to enter his house.
09:39
09:39

Nurse, Two Teachers Arrested for Adminstering Expired COVID-19 Vaccines

Ssezibwa Regional Police Spokesperson Hellen Butoto says that the suspects were trailed from Kayunga where they had spent days administering the vaccines. The same group had imposed a charge of 3000 Shillings per jab, for those who turned up to be vaccinated.
11:17
11:17

Fire Guts Vitafoam Mattress Factory in Njeru 1

The fire started at around 9 a.m. today, and according to Ssezibwa Regional Police Spokesperson Hellen Butoto, the police fire brigade is still on the site working to put it out.
10:34
10:34

Fuel Truck Catches Fire Along Kampala-Jinja Highway 1 Top story

Abudul Katimbo, a resident of the area, says they first heard a gunshot around 4am before they saw huge flames forcing residents to run for their lives.
20:08
20:08

3 Arrested Over Murder of Mukono Businesswoman lugazi police 1 1

After investigations and search, police discovered Kyolaba’s body dumped naked in a sugar plantation which is close to Ssebuufu’s shrine.
09:30
09:30

UNEB Fails to Pin Buvuma Headteacher Over Malpractice 2

UNEB dragged the duo to court for allegedly aiding and abetting examination malpractices during last year’s Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education-UACE examinations in 2018 when they leaked paper for candidates of Buvuma College School, which prompted UNEB to withhold their results.
07:30
07:30

Lugazi Resident Accuses LDUs of Torture 1 2 Top story

According to Zimula, he left his saloon in Lugazi town on July 9, 2019 after work and decided to retire to his home in Namengo cell. He however, says he was ambushed by LDU personnel at Luyanzi, a bushy area around 10pm.
17:18
17:18

Suspected Criminal Gang Members Arrested in Njeru

Although she declines to reveal their identities, Butoto says the suspects have been behind most murders, robberies and other violent crimes in the area in the last one year.
19:09
19:09

Lugazi Residents Accuse LDU Personnel of Brutality 4 1

The LDU personnel are accused of extorting money and also assaulting residents while on their way back home.
18:21
18:21

Two Killed, Scores Injured in Mabira Accident 2

According to the Ssezibwa Regional Police Spokesperson Hellen Butoto, a trailer knocked dead two men travelling on a boda-boda motorcycle before driving off.
14:31
14:31

Accident Claims Four Lives in Mabira traffic police 1

Police records indicate that the accident occurred when a coaster registration number UBD 343P which was destined for Mbale, collided with a Kampala bound trailer registration number T643DNU/T841DNB.
13:20
13:20

Buikwe Clinical Officer Arrested over Death of 7-Months Old Baby circumcision 2

Charles Okopiro, a clinical officer attached to Makanga Health Centre III is alleged to have sedated the baby Winner Maleka Eraduha with unidentified drug.
17:56
17:56

Police Constables Skip Court for Second Time manslaughter 2 1

Sam Omara, the Field Force Unit Administrator told URN that the police management has already directed the constable to appear before court and cant go on following them.
16:34
16:34

Anonymous Letter Triggers Panic in Njeru local leaders 1 5

Kyabaggu Zone Defence Secretary Wilson Ntale says that the letter which was found at the chairmans home this morning is written in Luganda with sentiments that are reportedly threatening residents with attacks.
12:50
12:50

Njeru Accident Victims Identified njeru municipality

The deceased include Joel Kalulu, 14, Bushra Lyaga,13, Musa Bakumbaine,16, Joel Emunet,22, Simon Wandera,25, Brian Okumu,18, Kiiza Ouma,15, Bridget Nasanga,20 and Stella Agasa, 10. The accident left nine other people injured.
08:28
08:28

Accident Claims 10 People in Njeru Municipality eye witnesses 1 3

The vehicle, a TATA registration number UAK 227, loaded with sugarcane lost control and killed five on the spot. Five others were pronounced dead on arrival to Jinja Hospital.
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