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Rwandese Woman Arrested With Shs 397M Worth Cocaine at Entebbe Airport

Aviation police over the weekend arrested Rwendese woman attempting to smuggle cocaine worth 397 million out of the country through Entebbe Airport. The suspect identified as Beatrice Isaro, a nurse from Rwanda was detected by the new technology equipments installed at the airport and was found with drugs concealed in a

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Court Orders Govt to Produce Rearrested Kaweesi Murder Suspects

Government has been directed to produce four suspects that were rearrested after court had granted them bail. The suspects in the murder in March of ex-Uganda Police publicist Andrew Felix Kaweesi were rearrested after being granted bail by Nakawa magistrate’s Court. The four - Ahmed Ssenfuka, Ibrahim Kisa, Abdul Majid Ojegere and

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Besigye Re-arrested Shortly after Court Extended His Bail

Uganda's opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye has been arrested minutes after Rukungiri Chief Magistrate’s court extended his bail On Thursday, Besigye, the Former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate, FDC secretary for Mobilisation Ingrid Turinawe, Rukungiri District councillor Innocent Tashobya, Joseph Akankwasta Bamuhangire and Darius Tweyambe appeared before the magistrate's

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MP Mwijukye Drags Kayihura to Court

  Opposition party Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party has sued Uganda’s Police Chief Gen Kale Kayihura for disrupting party presidential campaigns. In an application filed by Buhweju County MP Francis Mwijukye, FDC wants the High Court in Kampala to restrain police from cancelling party presidential campaign rallies. FDC is conducting campaigns for party

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Full Statement: Online Publishers Want Arrested Journalists Ndawula, Brother Released Unconditionally

Uganda’s Online Media Publishers Association (Ompa) wants police to unconditionally release detained reporters and brothers Stanley and Robert Ndawula of The Investigator. The duo was arrested Tuesday night, interrogated and their homes and office searched by Police’s Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department (CIID). They have been detained at Kira Road Police Station,

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‘Frank Gashumba to Face Court Martial’

  Detained ‘activist’ Frank Gashumba could be arraigned before the General Court Martial following his arrest Monday night. Gashumba, Sisimuka Uganda boss, was arrested by Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI) operatives, his house and Industrial area office searched Tuesday morning, and the motor-mouthed government critic paraded before the press Tuesday evening. According to

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Who Exactly is Frank Gashumba and How Has He Made His Money?

The Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI) Monday night arrested renowned activist Frank Gashumba and detained him at their headquarters in Mbuya, Kampala, before searching his home, where fake passports, cocaine and marijuana were reportedly recovered. But who Exactly is Frank Gashumba, and how has he accumulated his wealth? Frank Gashumba: Businessman and Activist Ugandan of Rwandan

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VIDEO: Kayihura Speaks Out on Reports that CMI is Investigating Him

The head of Uganda’s Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has further opened up on reports he was being investigated by the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI), in the wake of charges against officers in connection to the repatriation of Rwandan refugees. Last week, Kayihura dismissed reports that claimed CMI operatives had besieged

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Police Opens Up on Ex-Kayihura Aide Baroza Arrest Reports

Uganda Police has denied reports that a former aide to Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura has been arrested by the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI) in connection to the murder seven months ago of the force’s spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi. Kayihura fired Baroza in March in a reshuffle in

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