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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...

WHY WAS BUSHENYI GOLD MINER SHOT DEAD?

Artisanal miners in Greater Bushenyi want police and other local authorities to investigate the shooting and killing of a gold miner identified as Robert...

SCANDAL: Four Mbarara police officers suspended for arresting a bride

The Territorial police at Rwizi Region in Mbarara has suspended 4 of its officers for causing a public nuisance act after they stormed a...

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...

Chinese man extradited to Malawi over racist videos

BY BBC NEWS. Zambia has extradited a Chinese filmmaker to neighbouring Malawi to face charges relating to racism and child exploitation.Lu Ke was a...

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...