Fresh Charges Slapped on Maj. Kiggudu Murder Suspects

Fresh Charges Slapped on Maj. Kiggudu Murder Suspects The Director of Public Prosecutions, Mike Chibita yesterday formally withdrew murder charges against the acting Deputy Amir of the Tabliq Muslim section sheikh Yahaya Ramathan  Mwanjje and 3 others. Sheikh Mwanje and his co accused were already being tried in the high court for murdering major Mohammed Kigundu after DPP […]

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Nyanama Murder Suspect Netted

Nyanama Murder Suspect Netted By Serestino Tusingwire Police have arrested a man suspected of killing a woman in Nyanama, off Entebbe Road in Rubaga Division, Kampala. Charles Kato is suspected to have killed his girlfriend Maria Nabilanda and dumped her body near a washing bay. Her killing comes at the time of spate of murders […]

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Top DP MP Survives Gun Plot

Top DP MP Survives Gun Plot By Our Reporters Lutamaguzi Semakula, the only opposition MP in greater Luwero triangle area, is having sleepless nights fearing for his life. This comes after unidentified actors intensified efforts to harm him. Outspoken Lutamaguzi, who has lately been very outspoken against land grabbing in Nakaseke and other parts of […]

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Kaweesi Killers Target Flying Squad Boss

Kaweesi Killers Target Flying Squad Boss  By Stuart Yiga Security has started scrutinizing the worrying intelligence information which indicates that there is a group of suspected assassinators who are hunting down the Police Flying Squad Commander; Herbert Muhangi with intentions of finishing his life just like they did on the late Andrew Felix Kaweesi who […]

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Gen. Kyaligonza Guards Arrested Over Murder

Gen. Kyaligonza Guards Arrested Over Murder By Stuart Yiga Two soldiers from the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Force (UPDF) and guards to Major General Matayo Kyaligonza, a Ugandan Ambassador to Burundi are being investigated allegedly for murdering Rogers Waiswa in Mutungo, Kajjansi Town Council, Wakiso District. Kyaligonza who is also one of the ruling party (NRM) […]

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Sheikh Kamoga, 3 Others Sentenced To Life Imprisonment

Sheikh Kamoga, 3 Others Sentenced To Life Imprisonment By Serestino Tusingwire Sheikh Yunus Kamoga and three others who were yesterday convicted of terrorism charges have today been sentenced to life imprisonment. A panel of three justices led by Ezekiel Muhanguzi of the International Crimes court Division of the High Court, found six Sheikhs; Mohamed Yunus […]

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Kawempe Murder: Couple Arrested, Detained

Kawempe Murder: Couple Arrested, Detained By Stuart Yiga Police in Kawempe is holding a couple in connections to the murder of Jenifer Namuwonge, 20, a resident of Katoogo Zone in Bwaise Parish. The Kampala Metropolitan Police Mouth piece-Emilian Kayima identified the suspects as; Jonathan Mazukun and his wife Justine Mpamurungi. Police say that when they […]

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City Drug Lords netted with 200kgs of Marijuana

City Drug Lords netted with 200kgs of Marijuana By Stuart Yiga Police in Kampala has seized over 200 kilo grams of marijuana and arrested the culprits who have been behind its distribution in and around Kampala City. While attending a party for the EAPCO chiefs at Naguru Police headquarters recently, the Inspector General of Police […]

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Murdered German National: Police Arrest Two Suspects, Killer Gun Recovered

Murdered German National: Police Arrest Two Suspects, Killer Gun Recovered By Stuart Yiga Police have recovered a pistol that is suspected to have been used in the murder of a German national, Remus Manfred and also arrested two suspected killers including; Abdullah Luluge,25, and Hamidu Bogere. While addressing a press conference at the Police headquarters […]

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City Hajji Drags Lecturer To Police Over ID

City Hajji Drags Lecturer To Police Over ID A city Hajji, who is a popular businessman has dragged one of the top Lecturers in town to Old Kampala Police Station, accusing him of allegedly confiscating his national identity card. Hassan Wasswa, a resident of Nabbingo, claims he lost his ID after he was allegedly duped […]

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Murder Suspect Lynched By Angry Mob

Murder Suspect Lynched By Angry Mob A murder suspect identified as William Mugisha, 34, a resident of Ihunga cell, Ikumba Sub County in Ibanda district was on Tuesday lynched by an angry mob. The mob accused Mugisha of being behind the murder of John Byarugaba, a teacher at Ihunga primary school located in Muko Sub […]

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MPs Want Gov­’t To Explain Growing Insecurity In The Country

MPs Want Gov­’t To Explain Growing Insecurity In The Country Mem­bers of Par­lia­ment have tasked the min­istry of In­ter­nal Af­fairs and that of Se­cu­rity to ex­plain the var­i­ous instance of in­se­cu­rity in the coun­try. This was raised to the at­ten­tion of the Deputy Speaker Ja­cob Oulanyah by Nansana Mu­nic­i­pal­ity MP Nsereko Wakay­ima who told the House […]

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Deputy RDC Survives Assassination

Deputy RDC Survives Assassination By Andrew Cohen Amvesi      Arua: Swaib Toko, the Arua Deputy RDC should thank Allah for saving him from a nasty assassination plot. Toko was nearly sent to his creator when a group of unknown gunmen invaded his home in Onialeku village, Pajulu Sub County in Arua district at about […]

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Former Employee Drags Mercy Corps Uganda To Court Over Inhumane Treatment

Former Employee Drags Mercy Corps Uganda To Court Over Inhumane Treatment By Milton Emmy Akwam LIRA: A former staff of Mercy Corps Uganda has sued the organisation for violation of her right and breach of contract. Felina Lodia Vicky dragged her former employer to Soroti High Court under Civil Suit No. 17 of 2017, seeking […]

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City Tycoon, Ntaganda On Spot Over Land Grabbing

City Tycoon, Ntaganda On Spot Over Land Grabbing City tycoon Ephraim Ntanganda has been accused by a 79 year old man of stealing his forest amounting to five hectares found in Wakiso district. Dezidelio Kasujja revealed this while appearing before the land commission of inquiry being chaired by Justice Catherine Bamugemeire. He has told the commission that Ntanganda connived […]

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East African Affairs Secretary Held Over Torture

East African Affairs Secretary Held Over UPDF Torture By Milton Emmy Akwam DOKOLO: Police in Dokolo district are keeping in custody one of the Principal Secretaries in the Ministry of East African Affairs over allegation that he tortured a UPDF officer and a civilian. Okuja James Ocen who’s also the director Dokolo Hotel in Dokolo […]

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Thugs Drop Letter Inside VP Ssekandi’s home, Ask him to Join Struggle to oust M7

Thugs Drop Letter Inside VP Ssekandi’s Home, Ask him to Join Struggle to oust M7 Thugs beat the heavy security at Vice President Edward Ssekandi’s home in Masaka and dropped anonymous letters, asking him to join the fight to overthrow President Yoweri Museveni. It is not clear how the thugs who claim to be “UPFF’ […]

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UPDF Man Survives Lynching for Stealing Cows

UPDF Man Survives Lynching for Stealing Cows By Milton Emmy Akwam ALEBTONG: A Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) man at the rank of private was on Tuesday morning well thumped by locals after he was netted parading in the market two cows he had allegedly stolen. Private Odongo Jimmy (service number 202250), smartly dressed in […]

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Court To Deliver Judgment on Kananura Case on Friday

Court To Deliver Judgment on Kananura Case on Friday By Serestino Tusingwire The High Court in Kampala has pushed to Friday this week the judgment in which rally car driver Andrew Desh Kananura is accused of murdering his employee Badru Katerega. The judgement was supposed to be passed today but, the High Court Deputy Registrar […]

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Court To Decide Desh Kananura Fate Today

Court To Decide Desh Kananura Fate Today High Court in Kampala is today expected to deliver a Judgment in a murder case against car rally driver Andrew Desh Kananura and 4 others. Last week two Court Assessors Rehema Babirye and Robert Kabuleeta advised Justice Joseph Murangira to acquit Kananura, saying although prosecution managed to prove […]

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