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Otafiire: Kayihura and Tumukunde Should Settle their Differences Privately

Minister of Justice & Constitutional Affairs Major General Kahinda Otafiire has advised Police Chief  Gen Kale Kayihura and Security Minister Lt Gen Henry Tumukunde to settle their differences privately instead of fighting in the limelight. Otafiire made the remarks while speaking to journalists on Wednesday afternoon, when he noted that the

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Police, Doctors Explain What Killed Foreigners in City Hotels

Police Chief Gen Kale Kayihura has come out to explain what killed foreigners in city hotels recently. The deceased include Alex Sebastian, 41, a Swedish national who died at Sheraton Hotel on February 6;Tersvouri Toomajuha Petteri, 42 from Finland who died at Pearl of Africa Hotel on February 8, and American

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Kayihura Replaces Muhammad Kirumira as Buyende DPC

Police Chief Gen Kale Kayihura has replaced ASP Muhammad Kirumira as the District Police Commander (DPC) for Buyende. The Police boss has appointed ASP Edgar Akankwatsa to take over from Kirumira as the DPC for the Eastern Uganda district. This follows Kirumira’s Wednesday announcement that he had retired from Police. The officer

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Kayihura Explains Why Police Released Kifeesi Leader Sserunjoji

Police Chief Gen. Kale Kayihura has explained the release of Paddy Sserunjoji aka Ssobi, the leader of the notorious Kifeesi Gang and two of his gang members Kasozi Shafiq and Twaha Tim. Police on Wednesday released the three, who had been arrested on Monday at Rose Gardens Hotel in Nsangi over

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Why Kayihura Fired PSU Boss Good Mwesigwa

Police Chief Gen Kale Kayihura has fired Police Professional Standards Unit (PSU) commandant SCP Good Mwesigwa three weeks after appointing him. In a letter addressed to ‘All Units’, Kayihura directed that ACP Okalany John William be transferred and appointed commandant PSU with immediate effect. “I have transferred ACP Okalany John William from the

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Agasirwe, Other Police Officers: We Were Tortured to Implicate Kayihura

Police officers charged Friday with abducting Rwandan president Paul Kagame’s body guard Lt Joel Mutabazi have claimed they were tortured to implicate Uganda’s police chief Gen Kale Kayihura. The nine, including seven police officers -- former Special Operations Unit commander Nixon Agasirwe, ex- Commandant of Professional Standard Unit Joel Aguma, Sgt

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UPDF Speaks Out on Deployment at Kayihura’s Home

Uganda’s army has refuted reports its officers besieged the home of the country’s police chief Gen Kale Kayihura. There were media reports Thursday evening that the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) officers had been deployed at Kayihura’s home in Muyenga, a high-end Kampala suburb. The reports were connected with the recent arrest

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PHOTOS: Kayihura Endorses Age Limit Removal, Museveni Life Presidency

The head of Uganda's Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has handed a spear, shield and framed photo of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party logo, in what has been interpreted as an endorsement of another term in office for the country's three-decade president Yoweri Museveni. Museveni was chief guest at Kayihura's

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Kayihura: We Have Failed Museveni

The head of Uganda's Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has told people in his home town of Kisoro in south western Uganda that he and others close to three-decade president Yoweri Museveni have failed him. Gen Kayihura spoke during his thanksgiving service ceremony, at which his late father John Kale was also

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