Education Security

Police Mourns Its Officer in Plane Crash

By Fred Enanga Uganda Police Force The Police are mourning the tragic outcome of yesterday’s plane crash, upon learning that it claimed the life of Commissioner of Police (CP), Alalo Christine, who was working with the African Mission in Somalia, (AMISOM), as the Acting Police Commissioner. The officer was returning from Italy to Mogadishu, Somalia […]

Education Security

IGP Launches National Command Center for CCTV

By APN Reporter Naguru The Inspector General of Police J.M Okoth Ochola on Monday launched the National Command and ICT Research and Innovation Centres, a structure under the CCTV Project. “The command center structure is the heart of C4I that is, command, control, communication, coordination and intelligence for Uganda Police Force in cooperation with sister […]

Politics Security

Kitgum District Welcomes UPDF Celebrations

By APN Reporter Kitgum The people of Kitgum District have expressed pleasure at UPDF decision to celebrate the 38th Tarehe Sita Anniversary in Kitgum town. This was during a meeting between the UPDF and local district leaders on Tuesday 15th January 2019 at the Kitgum Town Council Hall.Tarehe Sita,held annually on 6th February, has become […]

Politics Security

Plane Skids Off Entebbe Airport Runway

By APN Reporter Entebbe A plane belonging to Ethiopian Airlines B-737-800 aircraft registration number ET-ATV with flight number ET338 has skidded off the run way at Entebbe airport. The plane was on a regular scheduled service from Addis Ababa to Entebbe when it skidded off the runway by a few meters this morning. According to […]

Education Security

Rubanda Man Killed By Mob

By APN Reporter Rubanda Police in Rubanda is investigating circumstances under which a 26 years old man was allegedly murdered by mob. Tumuhimbise Paka of Rwarujongo village Igomanda parish Hamurwa sub county in Rubanda district was lynched by mob as a result of theft. It’s alleged that in the night of 05/11/18 at around 02:00 […]

Politics Security

Services of Flying Squad Operatives Terminated

By APN Reporter Kampala The Uganda Police has terminated the services of all Flying Squad Operatives across the country. The unit had over 80 operatives and their service have been terminated with immediate effect. A memo dated 5th November 2018 pinned at the central Police station in Kampala indicated that the services have been terminated […]

National Politics Security

Kigezi Police Acquires New Home

By our reporter Kabale The Police in Kigezi region have acquired a new structure that will host offices for both regional and Kabale central police units. The old structure for Kabale CPS was constructed 1947 while the regional police has been operating from the district structures in Makanga. According to Elly Maate, the Kigezi regional […]

Politics Security

UPDF Advances in Technology

By APN Reporter Mayuge Yesterday the President of the Republic of Uganda and Commander in Chief of the UPDF His Excellency Gen Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has commended the Uganda Peoples’Defence Forces Engineers for assembling armoured military vehicles. The President made the remarks at the commissioning of Nyoka Convertion Project in Magamaga Barracks in Mayuge District. […]