Politics Security

Officers trained in public order management

By APN Reporter Kampla 133 Police officers who were undergoing a three weeks Public Order Management course were passed out on 23/10/2019 at Najjembe in Buikwe district. The officers were trained by Field Force Unit (FFU) instructors led by Sgt Okiror Micheal. The purpose of the course was to enhance participants’ knowledge on human rights […]

Politics Security

Six Held for Murders in Ntungamo

Felix Asiimwe Ntungamo A former aide to detained former commander of the violent crime crack Unit of Uganda police Mr Herbert Muhangi who also worked closely with former IGP Gen Kale Kayihura is among the six people arrested by police in Ntungamo for a spate of armed robberies that happened in the district in September. […]

Politics Security

Lawyer to Sue Uganda Over Detention of Rwandan Nationals

By APN Reporter Kampala Human rights lawyer Eron Kiiza has threatened to drag Uganda to International Court of Justice over detention of Rwandan Nationals. Kiiza says that over 100 Rwandan Nationals are currently being illegally detained in Ugandan prisons. Kiiza told journalists in Kampala on Wednesday that his clients who include Rene Rutagungira, Claude Iyakaremye, […]

Politics Security

Kabale Couple Searching for Missing Child

By Felix Asiimwe Kabale A couple in Kanyankwazi cell, Nyakagyera parish Kyanamira Sub County Kabale district is stranded after their 13-year-old son went missing on Friday 11th last week. The missing child has been identified as Samson Nyamugasira a P6 pupil at Premier School Kabale in Kabura Trading Center Muyumbu parish Kyanamira Sub County Kabale […]

Politics Security

Defilement Suspect Shot During Arrest

By APN Reporter Kampala The Territorial Police in Elgon Region and Sironko are investigating circumstances under which the arrest of a suspect of Aggravated Defilement, ended with a deadly shooting. The incident occurred on the 12/10/2019 at around 0500/c, at Nabukalu village, Bumugwedi Parish, Busiita Sub-county, Sironko district. The suspect identified as Wodeya Mathew, a […]

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One Held For Robbery, Kidnap

By APN Reporter Kabale Police in Kabale has one suspect in custody and are hunting for other three for alleged Kidnap and aggravated robbery. It’s alleged that on the 09/10/19 at around 12:30 hours at Mayengo along Katuna Kabale road , unknown people traveling in an army pajero whose number plate was not established and […]

Education Security

Police Officers equipped on gender skills

By Felix Tumwesigye Kampala Over 50 Police Officers are undergoing a transformation leadership training on gender to enable them understand better governance and gender related issues. The training which kicked off on 9th September 2019 will see officers give an effective service delivery on gender related issues affecting citizens. The training was officially opened by […]

Politics Security

Police Continuous Crackdown on Criminal Gangs behind Boda Boda Murders

By UPF Kampala The Territorial police in KMP South, in close coordination with the Flying Squad have in custody, 5 additional notorious suspects, who were actively involved in the numerous murders of boda boda riders and the subsequent robberies of their motorcycles. The gang comprising of proclaimed offenders include;Tamale Aloysius alias Sekyewa Patrick, alias young […]

Politics Security

Police investigates Death of Ntungamo Pupil

By Scovia Kamusiime Ntungamo Police in the southwestern district of Ntungamo is investigating circumstances surrounding the death of a 13-year-old pupil of Kamunyiga primary school. The deceased identified as Shafat Ayebazibwe a resident of a resident of Kamunyiga II cell Rutunguru ward,Kagarama town council Ntungamo district. The deceased went missing on the 28th of June […]