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Yusuf Kawooya released. Courtesy Photo

Yusuf Kawooya Released

Yusuf Kawooya, a Democratic Party (DP) member brutally arrested last week, has been released on police bond, after spending days in detention. Kawooya said he felt a lot of pain. His family said it would help him get better treatment.   On Tuesday, family members, including Kawooya's sister Sharifah Nakitende and father Habib Jingo

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The man captured brutalizing Kawooya and the man paraded before army disciplinary unit. Courtesy Collage

Fake Suspects: Opposition Politicians Challenge Army to Parade Pot-Bellied Man Who Brutalized Yusuf Kawooya

Opposition politicians Norbert Mao and Abed Bwanika have accused the military of parading ‘fake suspects’ in the brutal arrest of Yusuf Kawooya. Last week, a group of officers violently arrested Kawooya, a member of Mao’s Democratic Party (DP), along Colvile Street in Kampala. On Saturday, suspects appeared before the army’s disciplinary unit. But

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The men who tortured Yusuf Kawooya

CMI Allows Family Members Access to Yusuf Kawooya at Kireka Detention

The Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI) has allowed the father and other family members of Yusuf Kawooya access to him in detention at Kireka. Human rights lawyer Nicholas Opiyo has confirmed the visit. “The Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence has granted Yusuf Kawooya’s father and family access to him at the SIU [Special

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Gun wielding men who brutalized Yusuf Kawooya charged in army court, detained at Makindye. Courtesy Photo

Yusuf Kawooya Tormentors Arrested, Charged in Army Court, Detained

Uganda's army has arrested and tried five men who brutally arrested Democratic Party (DP) mobilizer Yusuf Kawooya on Colville Street. Available reports indicate that the suspects appeared before the disciplinary court on Saturday. They have since been detained at Makindye Military Barracks. Some of the men have been identified as Daniel Senkungu, Moses

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Yusuf Kawooya, man brutally arrested by Flying Squad operatives in Kampala

Video: Man Brutally Arrested by Flying Squad Gunmen Identified; Tormentors Sit at CPS

A man abducted by gun wielding-men in civilian clothes on Thursday has been identified as Yusuf Kawooya, but the motive of the brutal arrest remains unknown. The ‘gunmen’ beat up Kawooya before bundling him in a taxi-like van waiting, according to a video captured by Uganda’s Record TV. The van Registration number

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