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Bobi Wine, Katikkiro Mayiga, 14 Others Receive Death Threats in New Assassination List  

Rising political figure, seasoned singer and Kyadondo East MP Bobi Wine is one of the 16 leaders on the hit list of unknown assailants. Titled 'List of Dead', the list comprises names of religious, cultural and political leaders. Cultural leaders on the list include Buganda Kingdom prime minister Katikkiro Charles Peter Mayiga. Clerics

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Masaka Businessman Shot Dead by Gunmen

Criminal gangs have attacked a trading center in Masaka and shot dead a businessman. Gideon Tusubira, a businessman at Bisanje Trading Centre in Kabonera Sub County, Masaka District was shot dead by the assailants at 1am while locking his bar. Witnesses said the assailants were driving a white car. They ordered Tusubira

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Police Speaks Out on Reports of Conniving With Criminals

Uganda police has refuted allegations that its officers were working with the criminal gang members that were paraded by IGP Gen Kale Kayihura at Katwe Police Station on Monday. In a statement issued on Tuesday, Police spokesperson Asan Kasingye faulted some sections of the media for publishing stories indicating that one

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MPs Demand VIP Security

The Leader of Op­po­si­tion in Par­lia­ment and Kasese Woman MP Win­nie Ki­iza has reminded gov­ern­ment of its promise to tighten the security of the legislators following the murder, last month in Kulambiro-Kisaasi, Kampala, of hitherto Uganda Police publicist AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi, his driver and body guard. During Parliamentary plenary on

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UCC Directs Telecom Companies to Block All Unregistered Simcards by Midnight

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) executive director Godfrey Mutabazi has ordered all telecommunication companies to immediately de-activate all sim cards that are not registered. Mutabazi told journalists at the commission’s head office in Kampala on Wednesday: “All non-registered and partially registered sim cards on the various networks must be deactivated by midnight

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THE COST OF SAFETY: Uganda to Spend Shs 400bn on Street Cameras

When he visited mourners at the home of slain police publicist Andrew Felix Kaweesi last week, Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni ordered that security cameras be installed on city streets. Later, Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) engineers were spotted fixing some cameras. The Tower Post has since learnt that about 30 cameras

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