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Emilian Kayima Replaces Asan Kasingye as Police Spokesperson

Latest news reaching us indicates that Police Spokesperson AIGP Asan Kasingye has been replaced by SSP Emilian Kayima. Emilian Kayima has been serving as the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson. AIGP Asan Kasingye was appointed Police Spokesperson in March this year following the murder of AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi. In a letter from the

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Uganda Police Speaks Out on Report that Ranks it Among the Worst in the World

Uganda Police has revealed that they are still analyzing the recently released report by World Internal Security and Police Index (WISP), The International Science Association (IPSA) and the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) that ranked it among the worst five Police Forces in Africa and the world. "The Uganda Police

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Police Speaks Out on Standoff with UPDF, ISO

Uganda Police says the arrests of its officers charged with kidnap last week, does not point to bad blood between the force and other security agencies. At the start of last week, senior police officers – including former police Special Operations Unit commander Nixon Agasiirwe and Commandant of Professional Standard Unit Joel

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Hundreds of Police Officers Sit for UN Job Interviews

Over 430 Police Officers have today Monday (October 23rd) started sitting for the United Nations Assistance Mission Services (AMS) interviews at Mandela National Stadium - Namboole, an exercise that will run for a week . "The interviews are prepared by the department of Peace Keeping Operation in New York in collaboration with the

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Machar Rebel Spokesperson Abducted in Uganda

The spokesperson of South Sudan armed opposition loyal to former First Vice President Dr. Riek Machar was briefly abducted in Uganda before being rescued by the Police. The abductors, according to Sudanese news outlet Sudan Tribune, warned Paul Lam Gabriel to desist from talking to the media. Lam reportedly accused South Sudan

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Police Exposes Tricks Used by Nansana Rapists, Murderers

Police has Monday morning exposed tricks and methods that rapist gangs in Nansana use to lure and trap their victims. The tricks were revealed by Police Spokesperson AIGP Asan Kasingye while addressing a weekly news conference at Police Headquarters in Naguru. “The killers are an organised group who lure girls with alcohol

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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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Police Speaks Out On Kayihura Sickness Rumours

Rumours that the Inspector General of Uganda Police Gen Kale Kayihura has been flown over seas for medical attention dominated the tabloids at the weekend, prompting the force to speak out on the whereabouts of the police chief. The last time Gen Kayihura was seen in public, at least as reported

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Museveni Warns Kayihura, Muhoozi on Torture of Suspects

Uganda’s president Yoweri Museveni has spoken out on the torture of suspects in the murder case of the country’s police publicist, driver and body guard two months ago. Last week, graphic images of a tortured Kamwenge mayor and suspect in the murder of AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi circulated on local media,

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Uganda Deports Rwandan Murder Convict

Rwanda Police has received a murder fugitive that had escaped from the country’s prison into Uganda. On Thursday, Rwanda Police received Jovan Rugamba at the Gatuna border post. Rugamba had been sentenced to 20 years in prison for murder in 2011. But he had escaped from the coolers in February 2017. He however

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