Family

UPDF Offers Temp Housing for Helicopter Crash Victim’s Family

Summary: The family of John Mukidi, who lost his life in a UPDF helicopter crash, has been provided temporary housing, while investigations are ongoing to determine the cause of the accident that claimed the lives of two pilots and resulted in the clearance of unexploded ordnance from the wreckage. The …

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Couple Dies in Domestic Fight

Summary: In a tragic incident at Kabalagala, Kampala, on December 27, 2023, Senkungu Arnold survived a violent attack while Atwine Shina lost her life, prompting a police investigation into the apparent domestic struggle, with a new knife and witness statements playing a crucial role. In a shocking incident at Mosque …

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Man murders wife over Shs2,000 from suspected lover

Summary: A manhunt is underway in Namutumba, Uganda, for Alifari Obaga, who allegedly murdered his wife, Margret Nayobe, over a dispute involving Shs2,000 she received from a suspected lover. A manhunt is currently in progress in Namutumba District, eastern Uganda, as authorities search for Alifari Obaga, a 30-year-old man accused …

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Father Kills Wife, Son in Kween

Summary: A father, Chesuro, has been arrested in Kween district for murdering his wife and son, allegedly hitting his wife with a chair and shooting his son with an arrow, prompting swift action from residents and an ongoing police investigation. Kween District | THE BLACK EXAMINER | A father has …

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Kabale Man Kills Wife and Poisons Self

Summary: In Maziba Sub County, Kabale District, a man in his 50s, Robert Turyahikayo, murdered his wife, Adrine Mugabirwe, in her 40s, before taking his own life through poisoning, with the LC3 Chairman attributing the tragic incident to longstanding domestic violence issues. Kabale District | THE BLACK EXAMINER | In …

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SFC Soldiers’ Spouses Asked to Generate Own Income for Family Support

Summary: Ms. Hope Nyakairu, State House Under Secretary, urged Special Forces Command (SFC) soldiers’ spouses to create their own income during a graduation ceremony, where 208 spouses graduated under the Presidential Initiative Skilling program, acquiring skills for self-sufficiency. Kampala, Uganda | THE BLACK EXAMINER | Yesterday, Ms. Hope Nyakairu, the …

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Ugandan Men and Boys Tackle GBV as Part of the Solution

KASESE, Uganda | THE BLACK EXAMINER | Through his work as a village health team member in Kasese District, Uganda, Timothy Mbene Masereka had become adept at treating community members for illnesses such as malaria and pneumonia.He felt out of his depth, however, trying to tackle one major health challenge …

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Man in Tears as Wife of 4 Kids Leaves Him for Neighbor

Kenya, EA | THE BLACK EXAMINER | In Chivovoli Village, Vihiga County, Kenya, a man is grappling with shock and despair as his family disintegrates due to extreme poverty. David Sorema, a casual laborer in the tea fields, once had a happy family with a wife and three kids. However, …

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