Kampala On “Al Shabaab Terror Alert

Kampala, Uganda was placed on a high security alert after Al-Shabaab Miltants – believed to be the mastermind behind the terrorist attack in Kenya – are believed to be planning terrorist attacks in the capital just days after the US Embassy warned of an attack similar to the one in Kenya last month. On September […]

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Uganda Police Issues Arrest Warrant For Pakistani Rape Suspects

Uganda Police has issued a warrant of arrest for the two Pakistani nationals who are suspected to have raped and sodomised a 23 year old girl identified as Zainabu Mbabazi. Zaheer Muhamed and Sadiq Muhammad are currently on the run. “Zaheer Muhamed and Sadiq Muhammad, whose photographs appear above, are wanted by Police for the […]

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Kasese Defiler Jailed For 32 Years

High Court sitting in Kasese has sentenced a 22 year-old man to 32 years imprisonment after finding him guilty of defilement. Court presided over by Justice Dan Akiiki Kiiza heard that on September 28, 2011 while at Kikonzo cell in Kasese Municipality, Rashid Kule was found red-handed defiling a four year-old girl whom he grabbed […]

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Acid Attack Suspect Charged

Obirai Andrew Francis 36, was yesterday October 14, charged with attempted murder and remanded to Soroti Government Prison. It is suspected that Obirai attacked Dorothy Atim and poured acid on her body that left her battling for her dear life over the past few months. Upon doing the nasty act, Obirai went into hiding until […]

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Suspected Acid Attacker Overpowers Police, Attacks Journalists

Drama ensued at Soroti Police Station this morning when a suspected acid attacker pounced on journalists whom he accused of writing erroneous articles about him. Andrew Francis Obirai, a business man in Soroti has been on the run since September 7th when he reportedly attacked his estranged lover Dorothy Atim with Acid in Soroti town.  […]

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Posta Uganda Sued Over Student’s Thesis

Posta Uganda, a courier service provider, has been sued over a student’s thesis that did not reach its intended destination. The service courier was sued at the High Court in Kampala on October 7 by Dr Tom Otiti, a physics professor at Makerere University. Professor Otiti in his suit says that on April 15 this […]

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Police Officer Defiles, Infects 15-Year-Old Girl With HIV/AIDS

A police officer attached to Paicho police post in Gulu is going to be charged with aggravated defilement after it was found that he had defiled a 15 year old girl and infected her with HIV/AIDS. Police Constable (PC) Martin Oryang was arrested on Wednesday after residents tipped the parents of the minor he was […]

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50 Year Old Arrested for Luring 14 Year Old Into Marriage

Police in Luweero has arrested a 50-year-old man for allegedly kidnapping a 14-year-old Primary Seven Pupil and luring her into marriage. The suspect is identified as Moses Ssembajjwe a resident of Mpumudde village in Makulubita Sub County, while the victim is a candidate of Bbowa Primary School. Topher Gimei, the Luweero CID officer confirmed that […]

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2 Shot Dead By Robbers

Robbers in Kibaale district attacked and gunned down Businge (22) and John Bosco Magezi (16) who were at a produce store. The gunmen also injured Joseph Businge who is the owner of the store. The victims are of the same family. The robbery took place in Kihuna village, Kakindo sub-county Kibaale district on Thursday night. […]

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2 Karamajong Rustlers Killed In Cross-border Raid

At least 12 armed Karamajong cattle rustlers are confirmed dead following clashes with the Kenyan Pokot warriors on Independence Day eve. The cross-border incident occurred some 240 kilometers South East of Moroto town in the North Pokot West district in Kenya. Lt. Jimmy Omara, the UPDF 3rd Division army spokesperson, said that up to 180 […]

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Pastor Held Over Theft In Casino

Tororo police are holding James Othieno Obonyo, a pastor attached to Assemblies of God church together with four others in connection to a robbery at Push and Win Casino in Nagongera Town council on Friday last week. The other suspects are Ronny Ochola, Ramadhan Egesa, the former marketing manager Push and win Casino, Dickson Nduhura, […]

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3 Arrested For Stealing Pig To Celebrate Mother’s Birthday

Police in Kiwangala parish in Kiseka Sub-county, Lwengo district, are holding a family of three people for allegedly stealing a pig to celebrate their mother’s 60th birthday. The suspects are Kato Ngobya (25), his sister Jane Namatovu (27) and their mother Namyalo Datibwa (60) The suspects were arrested on Tuesday after they started roasting the […]

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Mob Raids Police Post To Lynch Armed Car Robber

Police in Luweero last evening fired live bullets to disperse very angry mob of residents who wanted to Lynch a suspected armed robber at Kasana Police Post. The suspect, identified as Sam Kasule 33, a resident of Mabaale zone in Luweero was rescued by the force before being held at kasana police post. He was […]

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Moroto Cathedral Property Recovered

Police in Moroto District over the weekend arrested two people and recovered stolen Moroto Cathedral property worth millions of shillings hidden at the foot of Mt. Moroto. Security operatives carried out two separate arrests in a suspected hideout for thugs in Moroto suburbs after a tip off by concerned residents. They were able to recover […]

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Wife Chops Off Husband’s Penis

John Baguma, a resident of Kirisa village in Nalweyo Sub County in Kibaale district is battling for his life after his wife cut off his genitals over allegations of adultery. Baguma was allegedly attacked by his wife Bahemurwaki Abwooli on Saturday evening October 5, after she received information that he was involved in an extra […]

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Two Held For Murder

A relation gone bad led to the brutal murder of James Nasawa, a resident of Kisali village in Bugitimwa sub county whose suspected killers are being held by Sironko Police. The suspects are Stephen Kayengere a resident of Buwadenye village in Bugitimwa Sub County and the deceased’s wife Anna Mary Wanyenze. Hussein Kato Matanda, the […]

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Masaka Police Takes over Hotel Security As Murders Continue

A spate of hotel robberies targeting major Masaka hotels has prompted Police to take over security duty. Three security guards have lost their lives during the attacks by robbers who disarm them. Police has recorded four hotel attack incidents since June in which two security guards were killed and their guns stolen.The latest attack was […]

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Thugs Banquet On Wine Bottles, Moroto Cathedral Raided

It was a ‘full full condition’ among the thugs who raided St. Phillip Cathedral in Moroto as they gulped over nine bottles of Alter Wine that left the drunk and sleepy. The thugs estimated to be 13 in number raided the cathedral on Wednesday night and took off with a set of public address system, […]

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Kabale Cop Held For Sexually Harassing Own Daughter

A police officer in Kabale has been arrested on allegations of sexual harassment. Detective Sergeant Peter Kyalimpa, a resident of Rutoma cell, Nyabikoni ward, Northern Division in Kabale Municipality, is facing charges of sexually harassing his own daughter. Information from Kabale Central Police station indicates that the 44-year-old officer started sexually harassing the 21 year […]

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Lwengo Fire: School Dormitory Set Ablaze

Property worth millions of shillings were converted to ashes after fire gutted a boy’s dormitory at Bishop Ddungu Primary School in Lwengo district. The incident occurred on Wednesday at around 11:30 am when pupils were in class. The fire gutted a primary four dormitory that accommodates at least 60 pupils at Kyamaganda village, in Kiseeka […]

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