Uganda Online Publishers protest arrest of journalists over Kaweesi murder stories

Uganda Online Publishers protest arrest of journalists over Kaweesi murder stories

Uganda Police Force has detained Stanley Ndawula, the proprietor of Investigator News and Robert Ndawula, a reporter of the same online media house. The duo was arrested on Tuesday night after being interrogated at Police’s Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department (CIID). It is understood that Stanley and Robert are being held on charges related to […]

INVESTIGATION: Leaked ISO evidence shows how Kaweesi murder was plotted, executed

INVESTIGATION: Leaked ISO evidence shows how Kaweesi murder was plotted, executed

The murder of former Police spokesman Andrew Felix Kaweesi was after a clandestine meeting which is sought to have even been attended by his driver, Geoffrey Mambewa and the slain police boss’ mistress Christine Muhoza Mbabazi. Kaweesi, his body guard Kenneth Erau, and driver Mambewa, were shot dead on March 17 in Kulambiro, Kampala. Now, […]

Court convicts Police, spy agencies of torturing Ugandans

Court convicts Police, spy agencies of torturing Ugandans

Judge Margret Oguli Oumo has on Thursday ordered that the 22 tortured suspects in the murder of former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi, be compensated Shs80 million each. Justice Margret Oguli ruled that the said suspects were badly tortured while in custody and their rights violated. This follows the suspects’ lawyer Ladislaus Rwakafuzi filed an […]

Family members ‘living in fear’ after Kaweesi killing

Family members ‘living in fear’ after Kaweesi killing

As Police investigations into all possible clues in the gruesome killing of Assistant Inspector General of Police, Andrew Felix Kaweesi continue, his family members have asked for protection. About 25 members of the bereaved family who held a closed-door meeting at the slain officer’s city home in Kulambiro, Nakawa Division on Wednesday, speaking in low […]

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 […]

MPs task Museveni, IGP Kayihura on Felix Kaweesi assassination

MPs task Museveni, IGP Kayihura on Felix Kaweesi assassination

Members of Parliament have given government a three weeks ultimatum to release a report on the escalating killings in the country or else they institute a committee to investigate. Flanked by Lwemiyaga County Member of Parliament Theodore Ssekikubo and Kasese Municipality MP Robert Centenary, the legislators are demanding for an immediate resignation of Police chief […]

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 […]

VIDEO: Kaweesi suspected killer arrested sneaking into DR Congo

VIDEO: Kaweesi suspected killer arrested sneaking into DR Congo

The late Andrew Felix Kaweesi is Tuesday being laid to rest at his ancestral home today in Lwengo district and Inspector General of Police General Edward Kale Kayihura has said that a very important arrest was made earlier in the day. “We have already arrested some suspects connected to the murder of Kaweesi,” IGP Kayihura told mourners […]

Emotions flare up at Kaweesi bodyguard, driver burials in Katakwi and Mbale

Emotions flare up at Kaweesi bodyguard, driver burials in Katakwi and Mbale

As Ugandans honour slain Assistant Inspector General of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi, who was gunned down by unknown assailants near his home in Kulambiro, a Kampala suburb, mourners are also sending off his body guard and driver in Katakwi and Mbale, their home districts, respectively. Kaweesi, 43, and his two aides, his bodyguard Corporal Kenneth […]

Nalufenya police ‘fed tortured Kamwenge mayor on pork to fatten’

Nalufenya police ‘fed tortured Kamwenge mayor on pork to fatten’

After five months in jail over his alleged involvement in the murder of former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi, the Kamwege Mayor Godfrey Byamukama whose torture by Uganda Police was widely publicized has spoken out on being released. A month after Mr. Byamukama was arrested, leaked images of his sceptic wounds at Nakasero Hospital, where […]