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Shock As St. Peter’s Church Church Ndeeba Is Demolished By Tycoon, Top Police Officers Arrested

Shock As St. Peter’s Church Church Ndeeba Is Demolished By Tycoon, Top Police Officers Arrested

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By Our Reporter Christians in Kampala on Monday woke up to shock  following the demolition of St Peter’s Church in Ndeeba, which was demolished on Sunday night by  yet to be identified people, on orders of a city tycoon. Following the demolition, we have established that several policemen and other security personnel who oversaw the exercise have since been arrested and charged with  neglect of duty. We have learnt that the Police on Monday the police  arrested three of their own and 11 other men over the demolition of St. Peter's Church Ndeeba in Rubaga division, Kampala, contrary to the government directive stopping evictions during the COVID-19 lockdown. Those arrested are; the DPC Katwe, SP David Epedu, OC Station Ndeeba Police Station, ASP Mugira Yeko
Police Arrests Drug Dealer With 50Kg Of Marijuana

Police Arrests Drug Dealer With 50Kg Of Marijuana

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By Our Reporter The Uganda Police have arrested  a drug dealer which over 50Kg of marijuana, which he was transporting to Kampala from Mityana District. The Suspect, who is yet to be identified, was arrested by police along the Mityana-Mubende highway as he tried to smuggle  the marijuana to Kampala, using a mortocycle. However, on being flagged down by the police who had mounted a roadblock along the way, the cops were shocked to discover that the motorcycle rider was carrying a sack which was full on marijuana. Senior Police Officer Asan Kasingye also tweeted about the arrested drug dealer Shortly after his arrest, the suspect was taken into custody  to help the police with investigations  into where he was talking the marijuana and for who. It shou...
Police Speaks Out On Murdered Makerere University Student

Police Speaks Out On Murdered Makerere University Student

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By Keefa Nuwahereza The Uganda Police have finally spoken  out about Emmanuel Tegu, a Makerere University Veterinary Medicine student, who died last week under mysterious circumstances. Tegu was rushed to Mulago Referral Hospital in critical condition after allegedly being clobbered while at Makerere University. Although rumours had been circulating that Tegu had been beaten by LDUs while at Makerere University, the police said that he had been beaten by a mob. According to the police, Tegu was a son of a police officer a one Sgt. Okwalinga. The Police also said that Tegu had Bipolar, a mental illness. According to preliminary findings, on the night of his murder, Tegu had informed his girlfriend that he was going to church. However, Police teams got a disturbance cal...
Police Storm City Hotel To Disperse Bobi Wine, Besigye  Meeting As Opposition Honchos Announce Coalition

Police Storm City Hotel To Disperse Bobi Wine, Besigye Meeting As Opposition Honchos Announce Coalition

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By Keefa Nuwahereza  A joint force of the Uganda Police and Local Defence Unit on Monday afternoon stormed  Rose Gardens Hotel in Wakiso District, where they disrupted a joint press conference between People Power leader Robert Kyagulanyi and Col. Dr. Kizza Besigye of the Forum for Democratic Change. Our Moles reveal that the police, which accused the politicians of breaching Presidential Guidelines on social distancing as was of fighting the spread of COVID-19, fired teargas and rubber bullets at the hotel to disperse the meeting, which was attended by among others Mukono Municipality MP Betty Nambooze, Lord Mayor Elias Lukwago, Bugiri Municipality MP  Asuman Basalirwa, Mityana Municipality MP  Francis Zaake, among others. MP Betty Nambooze trying to explain...
Shame As Police Boss Is Jailed For Stealing Money From Dead  Businessman

Shame As Police Boss Is Jailed For Stealing Money From Dead Businessman

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By Elite Reporter Untold shame has been brought  unto the Uganda Police Force by a senior officer who has been jailed for allegedly stealing money from a dead person. Eric John Wabwire, who was until his arrest the Mitiyana Police Station Deputy CID officer, was on Friday charged with theft of Shs3M from a dead man, and remanded to Mityana prison. Prosecution alleges that Wabwire allegedly stole Shs3m from  Yasin Mugisha, who died a few days ago. He was arrested shortly after committing the alleged crime and on Friday appeared before Mityana chief Magistrate Elias Kakooza, who remanded him until investigations into the matter are completed. However, by the time of filing this story the police  spokesperson Patrick Onyango had not issued a statement about Wabwire's arrest.
Presidential Aspirant Lt.Gen. Henry Tumukunde Arrested By Military

Presidential Aspirant Lt.Gen. Henry Tumukunde Arrested By Military

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By Keefa Nuwahereza News coming indicates that presidential candidate Lt. Gen. Henry Tumukunde has been arrested, a few days after the Electoral Commission granted him permission to conduct consultations ahead of the 2021 election. Our Spies reveal that Gen. Tumukunde's home in Kololo was Thursday evening surrounded by military officers, who sealed off the entire area, blocking anyone from leaving or entering his residence. However, the mean-looking officers have since barred journalists from accessing the area, filming or doing any photography in the area. By the time of filing this story neither the police nor the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) have come out to issue a statement about why they surrounded Gen. Tumukunde's home. It should be noted that Gen. Tukm...
Police Speak Out On Arresting UK Journalist, Foiling  Bobi Wine Video Shoot

Police Speak Out On Arresting UK Journalist, Foiling Bobi Wine Video Shoot

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By Keefa Nuwahereza The Uganda Police have revealed why they arrested a Uganda UK journalist identified as Moses Bwayo on Monday, and dispersed a team that was shooting a music video for People Power movement leader Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine, in Kampala. According to the police,  the journalist and his group were shooting a music video in the middle of the road, disrupting traffic, and refused to move on when they were ordered to vacate the area. Patrick Onyango Following the arrest, police said they would charge the journalist with illegal assembly after arresting him  capturing a documentary of a song being composed by Bobi Wine, who wants to oust president Yoweri Museveni in the 2021 general elections.  Bwayo, who works under a contract with a UK-bas...
People Power Supporters, Police Fight  Over Dead Body

People Power Supporters, Police Fight Over Dead Body

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By Elite ReporterOfficers of the Uganda Police Force on Monday afternoon fired teargas and bullets as they tried to disperse irate People Power supporters from  Mulago City Mortuary,  demanding for the body of their colleague identified as Ritah Nabukenya, who was on Monday morning knocked dead by a police patrol truck. It is alleged that Nabukenya was knocked dead by a Police patrol truck on her way to Nakawa Court to attend People Power leader Robert Kyagulanyi alias  Bobi Wine's OTT case. She died at Mulago Hospital where she had been rushed. She was dressed on People Power attire at the time of her demise and some People Power supporters are alleging that she was intentionally knocked because of being a supporter of People Power, a political pressure group led by Bobi Wine.
Jobless MUK Graduates Storm Kampala Streets,  Arrested By Police

Jobless MUK Graduates Storm Kampala Streets, Arrested By Police

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By Keefa NuwaherezaA group of female and male graduates from Makerere University stormed Kampala streets on Monday holding placards with with the question "What' s Next." The graduates stormed Mukwano Garden City and Mulago Roundabouts, with placards, without saying anything or demonstrating. However, police arrested all of them arguing that they didn't inform the area District Police Commander (DPCs) about the peaceful Demonstration. According to the university website, a total of 13,509 graduands (50.5% female and 49.5% male) were conferred upon degrees and others awarded diplomas during the four-day ceremony at the Freedom Square, held from Tuesday 14th to Friday 17th January 2020. Police arresting MUK Graduates A total of 420 graduands obtained a cumulative Grade...
Top Bobi Wine Aide Kidnapped, Tortured And Murdered By Security Operatives

Top Bobi Wine Aide Kidnapped, Tortured And Murdered By Security Operatives

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By Elite News Reporter People Power pressure group leader Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine's coordinator in Amolatar district has been murdered by suspected security operatives. Locals at the scene looking at Bonny Omara's body Elite News website has Omara Bonny, who was an ally of Bobi Wine and a People Power Coordinator in the entire Mango Sub-region, went missing a few days ago and all his phones were switched off. A Scene Of Crime police officer photographs Omara's body His family members tried all means of searching for him and even contacted the police in the area but their efforts were futile.It was not until Tuesday morning that his body was recovered lying in a bush, with hands and legs tied with ropes.  The hands were tied and the body had torture marks Eyewi