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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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Land Probe: Kayihura Suspends 4 Senior Officers for ‘Aiding’ Illegal Evictions

Inspector General of Police Gen. Kale Kayihura has suspended four senior police officers over their alleged involvement in an illegal eviction of traders working in a government owned structure in Jinja Town. The IGP’s actions were triggered by the Catherine Bamugemereire headed Commission of Inquiry into Land issues before which he

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Kayihura Returns on Sunday, to Clarify on Sickness Speculations

About two weeks after Gen Kale Kayihura left the country for 'official duties', the Uganda Police chief, will jet in on Sunday, June 18, sources at the force's headquarters in Naguru-Kampala have told The Tower Post. Kayihura, the inspector general of police (IGP), was last seen in public over three weeks

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Kayihura’s Latest Photos Emerge Amid Sickness Rumours

Close to a week after Uganda Police chief Gen Kale Kayihura left the country, sparking speculations that he was ill, photos of the general at a Turkish university have emerged. After allegations by Ugandan tabloids that Gen Kayihura was flown ill for specialized attention, Police spokesperson Asan Kasingye told the press

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Confusion as Kayihura Postpones Return Amidst Sickness Rumours

Uganda’s Inspector General of Police (IGP) Gen Kale Kayihura did not return in the country on Wednesday as earlier expected, causing more suspicion on the state of his health. According to travel arrangements, Kayihura was expected to land at Entebbe International Airport later on Wednesday but he did not show up. He

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Kayihura Returns Today as Sickness Rumours Continue

Uganda’s Inspector General of Police (IGP) Gen Kale Kayihura is expected in the country, according to travel arrangements and sources within the force. Kayihura who has been out of the country for nine days is expected to land at Entebbe International Airport later on Wednesday. His return is expected to either confirm

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