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American Arrested In Uganda Over Subversive Activities

Detectives from Special Investigations Department ‘SID’Kireka have an American National one Guy Smith on the allegations of participation in unlawful activities in Uganda. Police spokesperson Fred Enanga revealed that Smith was arrested on Sunday 21.03.2021,from Fort Portal by police detectives for his alleged involvement in anti-government subversive activities. “Any new information will be communicated accordingly…

UPDF Halts LDUs Activities In Karamoja Region

President Yoweri Museveni has directed Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) commanders to take charge of Local Defence Units (LDUs) operating in Karamoja due to increased crime in the region. According to the commander of land forces General Peter Elwelu revealed that commander in chief of armed forces Gen Museveni ordered that LDUs (paramilitary forces) and…

Just In: Police Unveils New Traffic Uniform

Uganda Police has on Monday unveiled new uniforms for traffic officers with immediate effect. Police advisory committee ‘PAC’ at the beginning of this year passed a resolution to change the face of traffic officers by replacing the white uniform to match the khaki which is a general duties uniform. The new traffic uniform was unveiled…

IGG Awaits NUP’s Bobi Wine To Update The Anti-Corruption Body On His Questionable Wealth

The Inspectorate of Government is waiting for National Unity Platform president Robert Kyagulanyi to update the anti-corruption body on his wealth since information circulated that he had got a donation of an armoured (bullet-proof) car. Bobi Wine unveiled his ‘armoured’ vehicle at the weekend, attracting attention from the public and government. The Leadership Code Act…

Seven Military Police Officers Arrested For Assaulting Journalists

Army disciplinary court at Makindye Military barracks in Kampala has sentenced seven officers who participated in clobbering journalists who were assigned to cover Robert Ssentamu Kyagulanyi when he was delivering his petition to the United Nations Human Rights Commission in Kololo. The officers have been identified as Capt Jessy Odwenyi,Cpl Nimusiima Justine,Pte Wasswa Peter,Pte Tsame…

Military Police Assaults Journalists Covering Bobi Wine’s Petition Presentation At UN Offices

Military police soldiers have attacked and brutalized journalists while covering National Unity Platform President Robert Ssentamu Kyagulanyi petitioning United Nations office of Human Rights. The injured journalists have been identified as Irene Abalo of the Daily Monitor, John Cliff Wamala of NTV, Timothy Murungi of the New Vision and Joseph Namakumbi of Bukedde news paper.…

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