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7 Arrested With 33kg Ivory, 74kg Hippo Teeth

Police in Rukungiri, Kasese and Kampala (NTINDA) has arrested 7 people while in possession of 33.3kgs of Elephant tusks worth 13.3 million shillings and 73.7kgs of Hippo Teeth worth 7.3million shillings. Baluku Emmanuel 39, Wakabibi Jimmy 42, Twesigye David 45, Tulyamuhwezi Michael 32, Bright Atulinda 32, Turyakira Sullivan 27 and Tindiyebwa

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Kabarole: Four Arrested With Ivory Worth Shs 23m

Police in Fort Portal (Kabarole District) with help from Natural Resource Conservation Network (NRCN) has arrested 4 people while in possession of 58kgs of Elephant tusks worth 23.2 million shillings containing a bullet projectile. Kibonge Robert, 31, a peasant farmer, Twesigye Alex, 42, Katwire Robert, 42, and Turyamureeba Rodson, 40, all

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Mbale: Three Arrested With 34.6kg Ivory, Counterfeit Uganda Currency

Police in Mbale has arrested three People while in possession of 34.6kg of ivory worth 13.8 million shillings and counterfeit Ugandan Currency worth 500,000 shillings. Gibogi Justine 60 years old restaurant owner from North road cell, Northern Division, Mbale District, Simiyu Hussein 45 years old a house painter from Kisenyi Village

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