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Police dismisses two officers over attempted murder.

Police dismisses two officers over attempted murder.

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The police court has dismissed two police officers on separate incidents of attempted murder. Detective constable Moses Wabwire deployed at Kaliro police station has been dismissed from the force for nearly hacking to death his colleague; constable Tyson Kutosi after he denied him access to the station's only motorcycle. "Wabwire also picked up his gun and sporadically shot at everyone he saw at the station. Luckily, no police officer was injured by Wabwire's random bullets. It is clear that he was determined to kill," Kaliro detectives indicate in the statement used to dismiss the accused. Another police officer, constable Ambrose Katumwene from Kashozi police station in Sheema district fired three bullets inside the rented house of a barmaid identified as Caroline Nakyanzi. "This police ...
How woman drugged school director and killed him in Nansana.

How woman drugged school director and killed him in Nansana.

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Police have made a breakthrough in investigating the circumstances under which a school director was killed in a guesthouse in Nansana and his decomposing body was later discovered in a bush in Kakiri, 18 kilometres away. Godwin Kansiime, 47, the owner of Victoria Secondary School in Nansana was killed early this month and body dumped in a bush under mysterious circumstances. On September, 3, 2023, the defence secretary for Nansomba village, Masuulita subcounty in Wakiso district reported to Gobero police post a case of an unidentified body that was found dumped in a bush. The body was later taken to the city mortuary in Mulago as no one claimed it. Meanwhile, Kansime’s wife reported to Nansana police, a case of missing person prompting police to kick off investigations. Later it was disco...
Cindy reveals what she gained from music battle with Sheebah.

Cindy reveals what she gained from music battle with Sheebah.

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Singer Cindy Sanyu has expressed her satisfaction with the musical battle against Sheebah Karungi, claiming it greatly simplified her return to the entertainment scene. The electrifying showdown between Cindy and Sheebah at Kololo Independence Grounds on Friday drew thousands of enthusiastic fans and lived up to its high expectations. Many social media ‘judges’ tipped Cindy as the victor. In an interview this afternoon, Cindy said that the battle wasn’t about establishing superiority between herself and Sheebah. Instead, she saw it as an opportunity for a remarkable comeback in the industry. “I needed a big comeback. I needed to reassert myself as an artist,” Cindy stated. She explained that for some time, she had been primarily recognized as the President of the Uganda Musicians Associati...
Thank you: Fortebet to Hoima, Kiboga, Masindi punters.

Thank you: Fortebet to Hoima, Kiboga, Masindi punters.

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The key words were ‘Thank You’ as Fortebet showered Hoima, Kiboga, Rwamata, Kavango and Masindi with goodies. Fortebet team led by the brand ambassador, Alex Muhangi washed its clients at the branches with lots of the usual gifts that included phones, club jerseys and caps among many others. All the branches in the above-mentioned areas were reached and ‘made happy’. “There is no better way of saying thank you team for making Fortebet this big. These gifts are coming from the bottom of our hearts to you,” Muhangi said while talking to Hoima Centre gift winners.