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Mayuge man held for defiling four girls

Police in Mayuge District is holding a 20-year-old man for allegedly defiling four girls. The Mayuge District Police Commander, Diana Namutunzi,says that the suspect, Norman Ntambi, a resident of Bukizibu cell in Malongo Sub-county, is said to have defiled three girls aged between 10 and 11 years after buying each of them popcorns of 200 […]

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8 Held Over Alleged Gun Theft

By APN Reporter Hoima Police in Hoima district is holding eight people suspected to have stolen a gun from a private security guard. According to police, the suspects whose names are withheld in order not to jeopardize with investigations are believed to have attacked and robbed a rifle number UG POL 67740 P 7865 from […]

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Suspect Commits Suicide in Rubanda Cells

By APN Reporter Rubanda Police in Rubanda is investigating circumstances under which a 19 years old man allegedly committed suicide from police cells. One Wednesday Gerald of Nyarurambi cell Ikamiro parish Muko Sub county in Rubanda district was found hanging in Muko police station cells today evening. It’s alleged that the deceased was arrested in […]

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Defilement Suspect Escapes from Police Cells

Police in Kiruhura district are hunting for Lazrous Agaruraho a resident of Kabuyanda village Kinoni Sub county Nyabushozi county-Kiruhura district who escaped from Rushere police cells. The suspect is accused of defiling pupil at Kabuyanda primary school in the same area. He said to have connived with locals who forcefully picked the girl from her […]

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Woman Dumps Own Child in Pit Latrine

By APN Reporter Ibanda Police in the southwestern district of Ibanda are having in detention for dumping her newly born baby baby in a pit latrin. The 20 year old woman identified as Dinavence Tusingwire a resident of Mirambi 1 in Rwenkobwa town council, Ibanda district. The suspect reportedly dumped the newly born child into […]

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Man Gets 10 Years for Attempted Defilement

By APN Reporter Kabale The Kabale Chief Magistrate Court has sentenced a 22 year old man to 10 years imprisonment in Ndorwa government prison over the charges of attempted Defilement. The court that was presided over by the Kabale Chief magistrate, Julius Borore Kyaka, yesterday, heard from the prosecution led by the Kabale Residents state […]

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One Killed in Kisoro Accident

By APN Reporter Kisoro Police in Kisoro are investigating circumstances under which a bus lost control and overturned killing its driver on spot. The accident occured today morning at Nyakabande along the Kisoro-Kabale road. The deceased has been identified as Faruzi Kamurumba (40) a resident of Rukungiri district. The accident happened in the wee hours […]

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20 Year Old Man Murdered in Rubanda District

By APN Reporter Rubanda Police in Rubanda is hunting for assailants who murdered a 20 years old man. Saturday Anthony of Kitwego cell ,Kacerere parish Bufundi Sub county Rubanda district was this morning found lying unconscious along the way few meters to his home. Was rushed to Rugarama hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival. […]


Rukiga Police Hunts for Suspected Murderers

By APN Reporter Mbarara Police in Rukiga is investigating circumstances under which a man identified as Allan Agaba of Kebisoni in Rukungiri district was murdered in Kashambya sub county. The deceased was reportedly killed by strangulation and dumped at Bwasa cell Rutengye parish Kashambya Sub county along Kisizi -Muhanga road few meters from Kashambya trading […]