Category: Crime

Tragedy as woman stabs boyfriend to death then flees with another lover

A suspected case of love triangle ended tragically after a woman in Kiambu county stabbed her 29-year-old boyfriend before fleeing with her other lover. According to witnesses, Mwangi and the girlfriend were involved in a heated argument on Friday evening but things turned tragic when the girlfriend grabbed a kitchen knife and threatened to end his […]

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Arua’s Hotel Pacific grapples with dwindling business after army raid

Pacific means to be at peace. That was what people experienced when they walked into Hotel Pacific, located Adumi Road in Arua town. The raid on the hotel that happened on August 13, 2018, however, took away that reputation the hotel had had since the 1980s when it was constructed. Hotel Pacific was the epicentre […]

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Whistleblower petitions IGG to investigate Minister Anite’s “secret” trip to Mauritius

A whistleblower has written to the Inspector General of Government requesting for investigations into the conduct by the minister of State for Privatisation and Investment Evelyn Anite when she allegedly traveled to the US. However, according to the whistleblower who requested to remain anonymous, Anite later made a secret booking from the US via France to Mauritius. […]

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Canada: Seven hurt in ‘gas’ explosion after car crashes into house in Ontario

One home has been destroyed, several others were damaged, and around 100 were evacuated after a car crash triggered a suspected gas explosion in Ontario. Police was called to Woodman Avenue in London, in the Canadian province, on 14 August after multiple 911 calls relating to a vehicle smashing into the side of a house. […]

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11 held over killing of 8-year-old boy

Police yesterday recovered the body of an eight-year-old boy who was kidnapped and killed on July 31 in Kiruhura District. The police said Ronald Kangume was kidnapped on his way to Christ the King Primary School in Ruhondwa Village, Kyakabunga Parish in Nyakashashara Sub-county by the family shamba boy. The suspects, both shamba boys, allegedly […]

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Young Mulo, Mukiga record third extrajudicial statement confessing to killing Boda Boda riders

The two men allegedly captured on CCTV camera gruesomely killing a Boda Boda rider and taking off with his motorcycle have recorded a third extrajudicial statement before the third magistrate. Consequently, police arrested John Bosco Mugisha, also known as Mukiga and Aloysius Tamale knew as Young Mulo(not the musician) who confessed to participating in the […]

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Hon. Kyagulanyi tasks Prime Minister to explain rising murders, kidnaps

Kyadondo East MP Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu has today during the parliamentary seating tasked the Prime Minister to explain the rising murders, kidnaps and tortures in the country. In his statement, Kyagulanyi, highlights several murder cases, kidnaps and torture incidents which are mainly targeting the opposition followers and more specifically the People Power supporters. Cases […]

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Afghan violence: Taliban bomb kills many amid peace talks with US

The explosion sent a large cloud of smoke into the sky and most of those wounded were civilians. The Taliban have claimed the blast, which comes amid peace talks between them and the US. Both sides say there has been progressed in the negotiations, which aim to bring a nearly 18-year war to an end. […]

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Ex M23 combatant hands himself to police over murder of lawyer Ssendegeya in Kisoro

A former combatant of the M23 rebel group has handed himself to police over the murder of a prominent lawyer in Kisoro last month. According to Kigezi region police spokesperson, Elly Matte, Charles Munyaneza is also known as Seruhasha Saddam,33 handed himself to police in Mbarara on Sunday. “Charles Munyaneza a. k. a Seruhasha Saddam […]

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Man gets 30-year jail term for defiling his two daughters

A man in Kalangala District has been handed a 30-year jail term for defiling his two biological daughters. Abdul Nyenje, 39, is a resident of Lwabaswa Island in Kalangala District. He was on Monday convicted and sentenced by Masaka Resident Judge, Ms Winfred Nabisinde on his own plea of guilt for defiling his nine and […]

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