Politics Security

Five Pakistanis Arrested Over Forged Documents

APN Reporter Kisoro Police in Kisoro are having in detention five Pakistanis and one Ugandan over possession of forged documents. According to Elly Maate, the Kigezi regional police spokesperson, the suspected were arrested on 03/06/18 at around 10:30 at Musanze boarder of Rwanda heading to Goma Congo having exited through Kyanika. Those arrested are Sarwar […]

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Museveni,Muhwezi Trading Baseless Accusations Over Rukungiri By-Elections Win-Fr.Gaetano

By APN Reporter Rukiga Rev.Fr.Gaetano Batanyenda the Kitanga Parish Priest also the chairperson of the inter-religious leaders has hit at president Yoweri Museveni and Rukungiri National Resistance Movement –Party chairperson Jim Muhwezi for what he referred to as trading baseless accusations. Gaetano Who was speaking to our reporter at his office in Rukiga district revealed […]

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UN to donate vehicles to Uganda Police

By APN Reporter Kampala The United Nations has today announced a donation of 12 vehicles to the Uganda Police Force in a function held today at police headquarters Naguru. The announcement was made by the United Nations coordinator to Uganda,Mrs Rosa Malongo “Uganda Police Force still needs assistance in infrastructure and human resources trainings to […]

Education National Security

AU Assesses Uganda Police Unit

By APN Reporter Kampala Officers from the African Union Headquarters in AdisAbaba have today assessed 188 Formed Police Officers (FP7) from the Uganda Police Force. The assessed officers have been on a six months course at Kabalye Police Training School in Masindi District. Speaking during the assessment, Remi Adeoye, the head of delegation from the […]

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Police Rescues Kidnapped Girl

By APN Reporter Kampala Police has rescued 20 year old Samusa Namasinga from the hands of kidnappers. A resident of Nakifuma in Mukono district, Samusa was misled by the taxi touts in the old taxi park as she inquired about the matatus ploughing Zana side. Samusa’s kidnap was reported by her brother inlaw Ali Kivumbi, […]

Politics Security

Soldier handed 7 Years Sentence for Manslaughter

Soldier Gets 7 Years for Manslaughter By APN Reporter Mbarara The 2nd Division Court-martial sitting in Makenke Mbarara ON Wednesday sentenced Col. Geoffrey Mujuni Rwamunyonyore a 42 year old Uganda People’s Defence Forces officer to 7 years in prison over manslaughter. Court which was presided over by the 2nd Division Court martial chairman Col. Geoffrey […]

Politics Security

Rwandan Rushes to UN over Illegal Detention

By APN Reporter Kampala Lawyers to former Rwandan Army officer Sgt Rene Rutagungira have petitioned the United Nations over what they refer to as Illegal detention. Rutagungira, a retired army officer from Rwanda fled the country in 2004 over alleged persecution was picked up at Bahamas bar in 2017. Currently detained at Mbuya Chieftaincy of […]

Politics Security

Minister Jeje Odong Roots for Professionalism in Private Security Firms

By APN Reporter Bushenyi The internal affairs minister has called upon private security companies to maintain high levels of professionalism as they go about their work. Minister Jeje Odong made the remarks today while meeting with greeter Bushenyi regional security personnel and leaders at Bushenyi district council hall . The meeting was held to discuss […]