Crime

CORNERED: Ugandans Want LOP Ssenyonyi to Resign Over Shs1.7Billion Bribery

Hundreds of Ugandans have asked the Leader of the Opposition in Parliament, MP Joel Ssenyonyi, to overtake Shs1.7 billion in bribery. Trouble for LOP Ssenyonyi escalated following a shocking revelation...

BLOODY: NUP Convoy Kills One Person in Western Uganda, Secretly Pays Ugx10Million Compensation

A vehicle belonging to the convoy of the Opposition National Unity Platform (NUP) party has knocked and killed...

Road Users Cry Foul as NUP Flouts Traffic Guidelines in Ishaka-Bushenyi

Road users, including passenger vehicle operators, in Western Uganda have asked police traffic to regulate political marches in...

Bobi Wine Takes Bloodshed to Bundibugyo, Whisks Injured Supporter to Undisclosed Witch Doctor

One person in Bundibugyo district has lost his leg after being knocked by a speeding vehicle belonging to...

Police Vows to Block Planned March to Parliament Protest, Warns Organizers Against Illegal Demo

The Uganda Police Force has announced that it has not cleared the planned march to Parliament protest being...

CORNERED: Ugandans Want LOP Ssenyonyi to Resign Over Shs1.7Billion Bribery

Hundreds of Ugandans have asked the Leader of the Opposition in Parliament, MP Joel Ssenyonyi, to overtake Shs1.7 billion in bribery. Trouble for LOP Ssenyonyi escalated following a shocking revelation by journalist Dean Lubowa Saava. Journalist Lubowa revealed that LOP Ssenyonyi received a bribe worth 1.7 billion to hide a report that exposed a government entity while he was Chairperson of the Committee on Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (COSASE). In response to Saava’s revelation, Ssenyonyi, through PACE Advocates, filed a civil...

BLOODY: NUP Convoy Kills One Person in Western Uganda, Secretly Pays Ugx10Million Compensation

A vehicle belonging to the convoy of the Opposition National Unity Platform (NUP) party has knocked and killed a pedal cyclist and severely injured several other people along the Fort Portal-Kamwenge highway after it got involved in a fatal accident. The vehicle registration number UAU 057S, Klugger, silver in color was part of the Bobi Wine convoy currently touring the region. An eye witness said the vehicle belonging to Jolly Mugisha, the NUP deputy party president for the Western region reportedly...

Road Users Cry Foul as NUP Flouts Traffic Guidelines in Ishaka-Bushenyi

Road users, including passenger vehicle operators, in Western Uganda have asked police traffic to regulate political marches in the area to avoid interfering with their daily businesses. This stemmed from huge traffic interferences witnessed on Tuesday, July 16, 2024, in Ishaka-Bushenyi when several foot soldiers of the opposition National Unity Platform Party blocked major streets to pave ways for their processions during the visit by Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi, the NUP leader. During their procession in Ishaka town, many NUP foot...

Bobi Wine Takes Bloodshed to Bundibugyo, Whisks Injured Supporter to Undisclosed Witch Doctor

One person in Bundibugyo district has lost his leg after being knocked by a speeding vehicle belonging to the convoy of Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine, the leader of the opposition National Unity Platform (NUP) leader Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine’s team, as he embarked on a tour of Western Uganda. The vehicle has been identified as a Toyota Hiace registration number UBL516L white in color belonging to Jolly Mugisha and the driver is currently on the run. According to an...

Police Vows to Block Planned March to Parliament Protest, Warns Organizers Against Illegal Demo

The Uganda Police Force has announced that it has not cleared the planned march to Parliament protest being organized by a group of activists using social media. This was announced on Monday, July 15th, 2024, by ACP Kituuma Rusoke during the weekly security media briefing held at Naguru Police Headquarters in Kampala. The planned march to Parliament is slated for July 23rd, 2024, according to the information available on social media, to protest the increasing corruption in the house. ACP Kituuma said...

Nansana Municipality Leaders Target Notorious B12 Criminal Gang in Latest Drive

The leadership of Nansana Municipality has embarked on a door-to-door community mobilisation aimed at reducing the increasing criminal activities in the area. On Sunday, July 14th, 2024, the local leaders held a security meeting at Nansana municipal headquarters to draw strategies against the vice. During the meeting, Regina Nakkazzi Bakitte Musoke, the Mayor of Nasana Municipality, expressed concern about the increasing criminal activities, especially in Gombe Division. Nakkazzi added that Gombe Division has the highest crime rates due to several gangs found...