Police in Isingiro District on Monday exhumed the body of a 14-year-boy who was kidnaped and killed after his parents failed to pay a ransom of Shs7million to the kidnappers.
The trio reportedly kidnapped Peter Oscar Muhairwe on February 3 from Kaberebere Town Council and later killed him after they demanded Shs7m ransom.
The main suspect in the ghastly killing of city accountant John Patrick Wamara has been arrested and detained at Katwe Police Station in in Kampala.
Elgon Region police spokesperson Robert Tukei says Namisiko assaulted his son with a stick and iron bar - killing him instantly.
By yesterday evening, police were still stuck with the body of a four-year-old girl who died in a daycare centre in Namasuba Central Zone on Entebbe Road in Wakiso District.
It was learnt that the suspect was arrested following a report by the deceased’s mother, Ijeoma Egeonu at Agbado Divisional headquarters on the strength of the report, the DPO Agbado Division CSP Omonijo Olatunji led his detectives to the scene wh...
The Police Criminal Investigations spokesperson, Vicent Sekate ,tells New Vision, that Isaac Mukiza, 2, was allegedly picked from his mother Claire Atuhaire,33, while she had gone to Kizinda market.
PALLISA-Police in Pallisa District on Wednesday morning recovered the body of a 12-year old boy matching the description of the school pupil presumed to have drowned while swimming in Limoto swamp along Tirinyi-Pallisa Road.
Mr Washaki said they have launched an operation to crackdown on early drinking and gambling, adding that they also organise meetings to sensitize people on dangers of domestic violence.
Cape Town – Two sisters, one aged four, the other one month, are in the care of social workers after they witnessed their mother being murdered, allegedly by her boyfriend, in Lwandle, Strand, at the weekend.
Ms Nassali told Daily Monitor on Saturday morning how her family and friends spent a week negotiating the release of her child, an effort that was fruitless.
Details about the attack on Batauna were sketchy due to distance, inaccessible terrain, and a lack of telecommunications, said Zamfara state police spokesperson Mohammed Shehu.
Mr Onyango says police ensure children are safe on the way to and from school but issues to do with what qualifies a place to be a day or night care centres is for the ministries of Education and Health.
The Police spokesperson said the suspect, Ewulu, admitted that she bought the said child for N470,000 from one Chioma who claimed to be running a welfare home in Aba, Abia State.
The command made the disclosure in a statement signed and issued by its Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Ebere Amaraizu on Monday in Enugu.
Police put pepper in the private parts of a suspect in the murder of businesswoman Mary Wambui, a court heard yesterday.
The spokesman of the police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the incident, stated that the victim opened up to her mother who discovered semen inside the girl’s private part.
Police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele said a group of children had been playing when Ntumba sent them to a nearby tuck shop.
The PPRO said the deceased’s mother told the police that her son, who was living with her elder brother and his wife at Ope-Ilu in Agbado, Ifo Local Government Area of the state, was beaten to death by Joy.
The Rev Gidonyi Kihonde, 52, of St John Church Mara in Bubutu Sub-county, was arrested on Tuesday on orders of the Resident District Commissioner (RDC), Mr Moses Wamoto Kigai.