Category Archives: Crime

Deadly jiggers outbreak hits several families in Sheema

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Deadly jiggers outbreak hits several families in Sheema. Whisper Eye News

Over 5 villages in Bwayegamba Parish in Kigarama sub-county, Sheema district are reportedly infested with jiggers.

Jiggers are small parasitic fleas, also known as chigoe fleas, which usually enter their victims through their feet, causing parts of the body to rot leading to a horrific death.

Confirmed: Kakwenza Rukirabashaija was badly tortured – Medical Report

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Uganda top Museveni critic Mr Kakwenza Rukirabashaija was badly tortured, a medical report has confirmed.

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According to Kitalya Uganda Prison doctors the jailed novelist has healing scars on his back and various parts of his body, a sign that he was badly tortured.

Top Pastor dies in a Rubaga lodge after lieing to wife that he had gone to Kyenjojo

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Man of God Pastor Semanda Alex bade farewell to his wife after routine prayers on Sunday. He told her that he was set for Kyenjojo, 244km from Kampala to respond to an emergency. #Uganda #UgandaNews #News #WhisperEyeNews #Love #Sex

He was, however, later discovered fighting for his life at a city lodge not far from his home and died on his way to Mulago Hospital.

Big Story: Uganda bans hawkers in Villages over security threats

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Uganda has banned hawkers in villages in an attempt to avoid the possible security threat

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The Minister for Security Maj Gen Jim M Muhwezi announced the ban on hawking on in a memo dated Tuesday 11th January 2022 so as to prevent a security threat detected by security.

UPDF soldier goes into hiding after shooting and injuring a traffic officer

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A Uganda People’s Defence Forces-UPDF soldier is at large for shooting and injuring a traffic police officer in Ntinda, Kampala. #Uganda #UgandaNews #News #WhisperEyeNews

Assistant Inspector General of Police-AIGP, Asan Kasingye identifies the injured traffic officer as Police Constable Robert Mukebezi.

The traffic officer was towing a vehicle that had knocked down the signpost-of-Kobil pump station when he was shot.

UPDF/NRA intercept truck carrying UPDF like uniforms in DR Congo

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There are evil intended plans by a yet to be identified armed group operating in DR Congo to discredit operation Shujaa, which is aimed at flashing out Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) extremists.

40 year old man arrested for hacking his girlfriend to death

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Police in kanungu has arrested a 40-year-old man for hacking his 27-year-old girlfriend to death.

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Elly Maate the Kigezi region Police spokesperson says Ampereza Nicholas, a resident of Kanyambeho cell, kanyambeho parish in kyakinoni subcounty hacked to death Namara peace 27, a bar attendant and resident of the same village.

Police arrest man for hiring out land to rebel group to set up a camp

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Police arrest man for hiring out land to rebel group to set up a camp.

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Police have arrested a man for allegedly hiring out his vast piece of land to members of a new rebel group to set up its training camp.

Kakwenza Rukirabashaija: Uganda Top Writer’s Arrest Raises Fear of Repression

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By Kaweesa Hope Mulangira January 03, 2022

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A curtain of fear and gloom has dropped over Uganda’s intellectual community following the detention of one of Uganda’s foremost writers and one of the few most respected intellectuals, Kakwenza Rukirabashaija,

The top novelist was picked up by what has been described by his lawyers and friends at his home early on the morning of Dec. Tuesday 28th 2021. That was the last time his wife and children have seen him.

“The ADF’s only option is to surrender.” Gen Museveni

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In his new year’s Presidential address where he also fully opened up the Uganda’s economy, President Museveni spared some time and hinted on the NRA’s DRC campaign where they are hunting down the ADF rebels.

Police forced to abandon vulnerable posts as an attack on its officers intensifies

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Police forced to abandon vulnerable posts as an attack on its officers intensifies.

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The Force has started closing down some of their posts following a string of attacks on officers.

60 ADF rebels surrender to the NRA, 30 arrested as battles intensify deep in DRC forests

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60 ADF rebels surrender to the NRA, 30 arrested as battles intensify deep in DRC forests.

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Its so far good news for Uganda as its military campaign against the ADF in DRC is registering back-to-back victories.

According to the UPDF, 60 ADF rebels have surrendered while 30 have been arrested in a well-staged ambush.

IGG’s Investigations Into Misdeeds At The Uganda Land Commission Is A Good Cause But Aiming At A Wrong Target

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Igg’s Investigations Into The Misdeeds At The Uganda Land Commission Is A Good Cause But Aiming At A Wrong Target.

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I’ve keenly been following the events at the Ministry of Lands and i can state it clearly that what started as genuine effort to fight corruption at ULC has quickly degenerated into a war of ego and witch-hunt between some officials currently and formerly at the Ministry of Lands.

The contraversies that have since engulfed ULC and the Ministry of Lands in general are now within the public domain and anyone keenly following these events can ably make an independent analysis and observations.