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Police Arrest Man Trying to Behead Foreigner in Bukoto

Police in Kampala is holding a man suspected of trying to behead an Asian after a failed robbery in Bukoto, a Kampala suburb. The news was revealed by Kampala Metropolitan Police directorate via their official twitter platform. “Man tries to behead a foreigner at Bukoto after a failed jam robbery. Arrested by

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Police Speaks Out on Alleged ‘Kampala Night Curfew’

Uganda Police Force has come out and trashed reports indicating that a night curfew has been issued in Kampala. In the past few days, messages have been circulating on Social Media platforms especially WhatsApp, indicating that the police has set a night curfew and those found moving late in the night

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Museveni Finally Speaks Out on Nakivubo Demolition

President Yoweri Museveni has finally spoken out on the demolition of Nakivubo Stadium. Nakivubo stadium was demolished in February this year to pave way for its redevelopment by city businessman, Hamis Kiggundu, known by many as Ham. Speaking to journalists in Luweero district on Tuesday afternoon, President Museveni said that the people

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Museveni Donates Cows to Kawumu Homesteads, Advises on Manure Use

President Yoweri Museveni, who is currently in Luweero district, has visited homesteads in Kawumu village Makulubita Sub-County, Luweero district to check on the progress of homesteads of beneficiaries of the Operation Wealth Creation (OWC) programme in the village. The President visited the homesteads of Mr. Patrick Katongole, a coffee farmer and

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Kaweesi Murder: Police Release Third Suspect’s Composite Image

Uganda Police has Tuesday evening released a composite image of the third suspect wanted in connection to the brutal murder of Assistant Inspector General of Police, Andrew Felix Kaweesi. The development comes after reports by the Inspector General of Police, Kale Kayihura that they had apprehended one of the suspects as

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Police Arrest Kaweesi Shooting Suspect on his way to DRC

Uganda Police and other security forces have made progress in the hunt for assassins that murdered three police officers at Kulambiro in Kampala last week. Police publicist Andrew Felix Kaweesi, his body guard Kenneth Erau and driver Godfrey Wambewa were gunned down about 100 metres outside Kaweesi’s home Friday morning. The shooting

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Makerere Lawyers Sue Government Over Abortion Law

Makerere University lawyers, together with a number of Civil Society Organisations have taken government to the constitutional court for failure to formulate laws that legalize abortions. The legal status of abortion in Uganda is unclear because it provides for some exceptions while criminalizing the procedure in most cases. According to the Ugandan

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Axe-wielding Men Attack Village; One Killed, Seven Injured

At least 10 residents in Lwengo district have been injured after men wielding machetes, axes, sticks and other weapons attacked a village and indiscriminately injured locals. The attack happened in the wee hours of Monday. Eye witnesses say that the attackers, four in number, were travelling on motorcycles (bodabodas) and traversed four

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