Police officer Agasirwe’s bail denied

Police officer Agasirwe’s bail denied

Prosecution has rejected the bail application of Nixon Agasirwe, one of the six senior police officers charged with kidnapping a former bodyguard to Rwandan President Paul Kagame. This was on grounds that prosecutors at the Makindye based court were served late, so they need time to first study the application not later than December 18th. […]

Kitgum’s gun-wielding thugs harvested, suspected of multiple murders

Kitgum’s gun-wielding thugs harvested, suspected of multiple murders

Police in Kitgum district is holding seven people suspected of illegal possession of firearms and masterminding a string of murders and robberies in East Acholi districts. Police says the suspects are linked to the theft of cash from a mobile money agent and several motorcycles in Pader, Agago, Kitgum and Lamwo districts. The suspects include […]

After commanding ‘Rukungiri Besigye’ shootings, DPC Emuna fired by Kayihura

After commanding ‘Rukungiri Besigye’ shootings, DPC Emuna fired by Kayihura

Rukungiri District Police Commander Richard Emuna has been fired. This was announced in Sunday’s quick reshuffle by the Inspector General of Police General Kale Kayihura. The Police boss has deployed Superintendent of Police Moses Nanok, who was convicted in police disciplinary court for beating up Dr Kizza Besigye’s supporters, to Rukungiri District as the overall […]

Entebbe Women killings: Kayihura arrests suspect in Rakai

Entebbe Women killings: Kayihura arrests suspect in Rakai

Police in Rakai district has arrested eleven people in connection with the murder of over twenty women in the areas of Entebbe and Nansana. Inspector General of Police General Kale Kayihura who was at Rakai Central Police Station on Wednesday for screening of the suspects, said Police along with other security operatives have been in […]

FIRE! Arsonists almost burn down MP Abiriga’s home

FIRE! Arsonists almost burn down MP Abiriga’s home

Uganda Police is investigating an alleged arsonist attack on Arua Municipality Member of Parliament Ibrahim Abiriga’s home in Arua Town, West Nile. Abiriga whose trademark ill-fitting yellow suit, yellow shoes, yellow tie, yellow cap and a yellow shirt, among other yellows, have made him a ‘‘national sensation’’reported a of attempted arson to Police, his wife […]

Busia clearing agent who aided Kaweesi killers arrested

Busia clearing agent who aided Kaweesi killers arrested

The Uganda Police have arrested a clearing agent based at Busia border post and five other suspects from a hideout in Busia town as investigations in the assassination of Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIGP) Andrew Felix Kaweesi continue. Kaweesi, the former police spokesperson was gunned down on March 17th alongside his driver Godfrey Wambewo […]

Lokodo Porn Committee: ‘Entebbe women killed by porn addicts’

Lokodo Porn Committee: ‘Entebbe women killed by porn addicts’

In a shocking conspiracy, the chairperson of the Pornography Control Committee, Dr Annette Kezaabu Kasimbazi, has said there could be a link between the recent spate of murders of women in Entebbe and pornography. While opening the first stakeholder meeting organised by Pornography Control Committee at Hotel Africana in Kampala, Kezaabu, who is also the […]

Kulambiro witness tells Police he knows ‘Kaweesi killers’

Kulambiro witness tells Police he knows ‘Kaweesi killers’

As investigators continue looking at clues into the murder of Assistant Inspector General of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi, a new witness has given them yet the biggest hint on who the assassins could be. A police source said some of atleast the ten Kulambiro locals interviewed by detectives reportedly said they knew one of the […]

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