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Kayihura is Fine, He is not in a Cell – Lawyer Tumwebaze

The senior counsel representing for Inspector General of Police Gen. Kale Kayihura, Jet Tumwebaze has broken the silence that was surrounding the reported arrest of the General, saying he is not in jail. Tumwebaze said that he together with his colleagues of Kampala Associated Advocates have had a number of visits

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Kayihura Speaks Out on Arrest Rumours

Former Inspector General of Police Gen. Edward Kale Kayihura has dismissed reports that he was arrested. On Tuesday evening, Social Media was filled with reports that the former Police Chief had been arrested by the army and detained at Kololo. However while speaking to The New Vision newspaper on Wednesday morning, Kayihura

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Kayihura Hands Over office to New Police Chief

Former Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura has officially handed over office to the new Inspector General of Police (IGP) Martin Okoth Ochola and his deputy Brig. Sabiiti Muzeei. Speaking at the ceremony which was held at Naguru Police Headquarters on Thursday, Kayihura thanked President Museveni for giving him chance

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Museveni Appoints Okoth Ochola as New Inspector General of Police

President Yoweri Museveni has appointed Martin Okoth Ochola as the new Inspector General of Police (IGP), replacing General Kale Kayihura, who took over from now Junior works minister General Katumba Wamala in 2005. Okoth Ochola has been serving as Kayihura’s deputy in the position of Deputy IGP. Brigadier Sabiiti Muzeei has been

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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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