How it all went wrong for IGP Kayihura

How it all went wrong for IGP Kayihura

The Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura has appointed SSP Emilian Kayima as the spokesman of the force after a recent arrest of senior police officers by the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence in connection with offences that have left the force’s image tattered. Kayihura’s inside officers being arrested and caged would be like 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 […]

IGP Kayihura has fired 700 traffic officers

IGP Kayihura has fired 700 traffic officers

The Inspector General of Police Gen. Kale Kayihura has on several occasions failed to save his institution’s face whenever his traffic police officers are captured in videos, which go viral on social media receiving a bribe from a drivers. Now it has been revealed that more than 700 traffic police officers have been forced out work between […]

IGP Kayihura voted as VP by African Police chiefs

IGP Kayihura voted as VP by African Police chiefs

At the ongoing African Union Mechanism for Police Cooperation (Afripol), Uganda’s Inspector General Police Gen Kale Kayihura has been elected vice president of the powerful body at a three-day high-level meeting for African police chiefs in the Algerian capital, Algiers. Gen. Kayihura who gave a keynote speech on the fight against transnational crime and terrorism was chosen as […]

Lawyer Karamagi leads campaign to remove Kayihura as IGP

Lawyer Karamagi leads campaign to remove Kayihura as IGP

Popular city lawyer and activist Andrew Karamagi has Thursday launched an onslaught to President Museveni reappointment of Gen Kale Kayihura as Inspector General of Police (IGP) for another three-year term, placing him at the helm of the country’s law and order agency until 2020. Mr. Karamagi and another  political activist,  Brian Atuheire (ethno-botanist) are demanding the parliamentary […]

Gen Kayihura asks Museveni to renew his contract as police boss

Gen Kayihura asks Museveni to renew his contract as police boss

The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has asked President Museveni to keep him as the IGP for the next three years after as his current contract expires later this year. The Ugandan understands that Gen Kayihura applied for renewal of his term on January, 16 2017 laying down grounds for the appointing authority […]

Uganda Police ill-equipped to do forensic investigations – IGP Kayihura

Uganda Police ill-equipped to do forensic investigations – IGP Kayihura

From bank fraud to cyber crime, drug trafficking to terrorism, murder for passion or money to wildlife poaching and smuggling, criminals are increasingly using modern science, but the Uganda Police is still short of the required numbers of Scene of Crime Officers (Socos) to tackle those crimes well, says the Inspector General of Police Gen. […]