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Inside Kayihura-New Vision Legal Battle Over Kaweesi Murder Stories

Former Uganda Police chief Gen Kale Kayihura has declared a legal battle against The New Vision, a newspaper under the state-owned Vision Group over defamation. Three months after President Yoweri Museveni replaced him with his hitherto deputy Martins Okoth Ochola, Kayihura was detained for two months at the Makindye Military barracks. At

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Otafire and Kayihura

Otafiire: God Punished Kayihura for Me

Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire, the justice and constitution affairs minister, has said he celebrated the sacking and woes of former police chief Gen Kale Kayihura. Otafiire told mourners at the funeral of murdered Mutara sub county chairman Jackson Kaginda in Mitooma district that he had prayed for Kayihura’s sacking. A former Ruhinda

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Museveni visits Kayihura Crime Preventers' secretariat

Museveni Meets ‘Kayihura Crime Preventers’ at Night

President Yoweri Museveni Thursday night visited former police chief Gen Kale Kayihura’s crime preventers’ secretariat at Naguru in Kampala. According to a short statement by the National Crime Preventers' Forum (NCPF), Museveni used the visit to “congratulate coordinators who had just completed a one month leadership course at Kyankwanzi and encouraged

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MP Mwijukye Drags Kayihura to Court

  Opposition party Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party has sued Uganda’s Police Chief Gen Kale Kayihura for disrupting party presidential campaigns. In an application filed by Buhweju County MP Francis Mwijukye, FDC wants the High Court in Kampala to restrain police from cancelling party presidential campaign rallies. FDC is conducting campaigns for party

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VIDEO: Kayihura Speaks Out on Reports that CMI is Investigating Him

The head of Uganda’s Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has further opened up on reports he was being investigated by the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI), in the wake of charges against officers in connection to the repatriation of Rwandan refugees. Last week, Kayihura dismissed reports that claimed CMI operatives had besieged

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Police Opens Up on Kayihura Sacking Reports

The spokesperson of Uganda’s Police has dismissed as fictitious reports that three-decade president Yoweri Museveni had fired the head of the force, Gen Kale Kayihura. Last week, Kayihura’s blue-eyed boys, former special operations commander Nixon Agasiirwe and ex-Professional Standards Unit boss Joel Aguma, and five other officers were charged with kidnap

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Kayihura Speaks Out on Reports of UPDF Siege at His Home

The head of Uganda’s Police has spoken out on his safety, and reports of the army siege at his home, a day after senior officers close to him were charged with kidnap. Last Friday, former special operations commander Nixon Agasiirwe and Professional Standards Unit boss Joel Aguma, and five other officers

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