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ARRESTED INSIDE QUEEN ELIZABETH NATIONAL PARK: 24-YEAR-OLD FISHERMAN SENTENCED TO 8 YEARS

The chief magistrate’s court in Kamwenge has sentenced John Vian Matsiko to eight years in jail for illegally entering a wildlife protected area. The 24-year-old fisherman is a resident of...

TWO ARRESTED: HOW RUKUNGIRI DHO CONNIVES WITH PRIVATE CLINICS TO STEAL & SELL GOVERNMENT DRUGS

The District Health Officer-DHO Rukungiri, Dr Akasiima Mucunguzi is in trouble over theft and sale of government drugs...

IN-DEPTH: HOW WESTERN UGANDA’S SAND MAFIAS ARE CHOKING THE ENVIRONMENT & LOCAL COMMUNITIES

Sand Mining, a lucrative business at the expense of local communities and environment, surviving on tax evasion and...

MONITORING GAPS & CORRUPTION IN MBARARA CITY TENDERS: BUSINESSMAN NICHOLAS ASIIMWE NICOZ AND OTHERS DEFAULT OVER UGX110 MILLION

Mbarara city businessman Nicholas Asiimwe a.k.a Nicoz's Woodfix Technical Services Ltd risks losing street parking fees collection tender...

RUKUNGIRI: OVER UGX200 MILLION MISSING IN 375 MILLION WATER PROJECT

The Rukungiri district water officer,Twekwase Deus in trouble for allegedly embezzling over Ugx200 million meant for Omukatooma Gravity...

UGX37 MILLION ROBBED FROM WAVE MONEY TRANSFER EMPLOYEES

Police in Isingiro district western Uganda is investigating circumstances under which Ugx 37 million was robbed from Wave Money Transfer Uganda employees while in...

BILLIONS & BILLONS STOLEN AS HACKERS BREAK INTO AIRTEL UGANDA SYSTEMS

Security and other relevant authorities have commenced investigations after hackers broke into broke into Airtel Mobile Commerce Uganda Limited (AMCUL) systems and stole at...

UPDF SOLDIER ARRESTED OVER AGGRAVATED ROBBERY

Police in Mbarara city central division is holding a Uganda People’s Defence Force-UPDF soldier identified as Private Turyasima Allan who was found in possession...

IN-DEPTH: 15-YEAR OLD ORPHAN MARRIED OFF!

The Director Criminal Investigations Directorate-CID under Uganda Police Force, AIGP Tom Magambo and other authorities on Wednesday, 10th August 2022 rescued a 15-year old...

REMANDED: HOW KITAGATA DOCTOR DEFILED HIS BIOLOGICAL DAUGHTER!

Chief magistrate’s court sitting in Bushenyi has remanded Dr. Gilverse Rubagumya Twiine until 20th September 2022 when he will appear in court for further...

Kisoro NRM boss arrested for defiling a 16-year-old student 

Police in Kisoro district have arrested Ramadan Ndikuyeze,the district National Resistance Movement-NRM Vice Chairperson doubling as the Central division chairperson in Kisoro Municipality over...